One of the top IT consulting firms for business networks, Progent manages a large team of talented service professionals who concentrate on core technologies including:

  • Microsoft Windows technology
  • Cisco Integrated Services Routers, Catalyst and Nexus switches, firewalls, wireless APs, plus VoIP solutions
  • System security expertise
  • Sophisticated network architecture
  • Off-site IT support and network administration

Our Experts Team, which includes independent experts qualified and managed by Progent, offers exceptionally refined skills in a broad range of vital software applications and network technologies such as:

  • Macintosh and iOS integration and applications
  • Support for Linux-powered, UNIX-based, and Sun Solaris systems
  • Microsoft Dynamics Manufacturing Resource Planning, Enterprise Resource Planning, or CRM expertise
  • BI expertise for platforms including SQL Server BI Stack, Power BI, and Microsoft Management Reporter/FRx
  • CIO, business analyst, and project logistics outsourcing
  • Web application design, integration, and debugging
  • SQL Server and Oracle Database programming and DBA consulting
  • Microsoft Access database application programming, enhancement and training
  • Office desktop and Office 365 individual and group training

Innovative structures for acquiring customers, providing service, nurturing an efficient working environment, and offering generous profit sharing have allowed Progent to become among the most rapidly growing and most well recognized Microsoft Gold Partners consultant organizations in America and to establish an international presence for providing remote network assistance. If you are an accredited computer technician or network consultant with a drive for a client success and strong people skills, consultants will discover Progent a chance for enhancing your technical skills, developing a more rewarding career, and attaining economic security.

Learn Additional Information About Jobs with Progent
Check out these links to learn more details concerning our job opportunities, business philosophy, work environment, compensation model, and benefits packages:

Consulting Work at Progent
Progent is seeking a range of on-staff professionals such as motivated Microsoft MCSE network engineers; connectivity experts with Cisco CCIE credentials; and consultants for fault-tolerant system design with experience in mobile connectivity, wireless networking, non-stop systems, business continuity planning, data protection, and server virtualization. We are also looking for desktop support technicians, off-site service professionals, and CISM or CISSP certified security professionals. Progent is also looking for experienced managers able to operate efficiently in our dynamic, virtual office environment. Learn additional information about full-time professional services jobs at Progent by visiting Full-time Careers at Progent.

Contract Work at Progent
Progent contracts independent professionals with in-depth knowledge and working background in crucial IT topics outside our primary technical concentration. Our Experts Group employs freelance consultants who can provide advice and development services for mission-critical applications that include MRP, Enterprise Resource Planning, or CRM; have deep knowledge of popular operating systems such as Linux, Apple OS, or Sun, or can provide expert skills in areas such as telecom, web design, Juniper products, web commerce, or Oracle DBM development and management. Independent contractors qualified by us coordinate with our staff engineers to provide comprehensive IT services for small company networks. In order to find out more details concerning contract work with our Experts Consulting Group, refer to Contract Opportunities with Progent.

Reasons That Progent Is Different
Progent has been able to recruit the best professional experts by being unique. Providing a powerful mix of entrepreneurial spirit, commitment to client satisfaction, utilization of advanced technology, plus a flexible work model that allows for quality-of-life options for our consulting team, Progent offers a dynamic environment for select consultants who posses a drive for rapidly enhancing their professional skills to create concrete benefits for a range of organizations and technical environments. Learn more information about how we are exceptional by visiting How We Are Different.

Progent's Virtual Office Work Environment
Our virtual office network incorporates state-of-the-art technical tools that support remote support, wireless connectivity, easy access to Progent's support databases, and instant collaboration with talented colleagues to allow you to resolve challenging IT issues. Progent's virtual office model frees you to concentrate on providing IT solutions rather than dealing with traffic and lets consultants build lasting customer relationships by permitting you to provide quick, viable, and affordable solutions. If you want to learn more details concerning our virtual office infrastructure, see Progent virtual Office Work Environment.

Compensation Model and Benefit Packages
Progent's compensation is based on revenue sharing. What you make is wholly tied to the revenue you generate. You have the choice of concentrating on life style and electing to consult at a more relaxed pace, utilizing our flexible schedule to follow individual enthusiasms, or you can choose to make considerable money by hard work and lots of hours. Progent also provides comprehensive family health insurance as well as many other benefits. Learn more about Progent's compensation and benefit packages by referring to Progent Compensation Model and Benefit Packages.

Employment at Progent Frequently Asked Questions
To see answers to frequent enquiries about becoming employed by Progent, go to Consulting at Progent Frequently Asked Questions.

This is a list of Progent's present job openings:


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P014

Senior Microsoft Information Technology Consultant - San Francisco Bay Area
Progent is seeking experienced Sr. Microsoft computer consulting experts in the San Francisco Bay Area to help a range of small organizations to maintain networks powered by Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008, and Exchange 2007 to 2016. Key areas of expertise include network infrastructure, AD design and troubleshooting, Exchange-based messaging, security, and server monitoring.

More information on Sr. Microsoft Computer Consultant Job


P016

Desktop Engineer - San Francisco Bay Area
Progent is seeking Desktop Support Experts to assist Progent's customers with maintenance, break/fix and project work. This is a 1099 consulting position that will be performed at Progent's client locations in the San Francisco Bay Area. Daytime availability is needed, Monday through Friday. Our consultant will maintain and support clients of all desktop and laptop computers based on current Microsoft technologies. In addition, work extensively with customer's executives, management, IT group or under the direction or guidance of Progent's senior consultant to support the customer's end users.

Specifics on Desktop Engineer Positions


P018

Senior Microsoft Information Technology Consulting Expert - New York Metro, Pittsburgh and Los Angeles Areas
Progent is seeking proven Senior Microsoft IT consultants in the New York metro, Pittsburgh and Los Angeles areas to assist a range of small organizations maintain IT environments powered by Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008, and Microsoft Exchange 2007 through 2016. Important areas of knowledge include system architecture, Active Directory design and repair, Exchange-based email, security, and server monitoring.

Details on Sr. Microsoft Computer Consulting Expert Jobs


Expert

Sr. Exchange Expert - San Francisco Bay Area, Remote
Progent is looking for a Sr. Exchange consultant to spearhead large-scale Microsoft Exchange planning and implementation initiatives. The right applicant would be a technical consultant with subject matter expertise in the area of Exchange 2007 to 2016 and Microsoft Office 365 and with a solid grasp of Active Directory. This role calls for a background in the consulting, system design, deployment and maintenance of these platforms.

Specifics on Sr. Exchange Expert Positions


S25

Business Development Representative - Los Angeles and New York Metro Areas
Progent is looking for a Business Development Representative to operate as a senior sales executive responsible for selling the company's extensive selection of information technology outsourcing/co-sourcing and network consulting, and application development services. Responsibilities of the Business Development Representative include:
  • Generating and articulating crucial elements of engagement proposals that associate our services with real business value
  • Maintaining strong relationships with customers
  • Providing ongoing client management and generating follow-on engagements
  • Explaining rapidly changing IT technology

Details on Business Development Representative (BDR) Jobs - Los Angeles and New York Metro Areas


If you wish to apply for any job listed above, you should e-mail your resume to jobs@progent.com. Be sure to include the code numbers of the jobs that interest you.

Additional Facts Concerning Work with Us

Staff Work for Network Consultants, Computer Service Specialists,
Security Experts, and Remote Support Professionals

Progent wants to hire full-time, results-oriented Microsoft accredited consultants with Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer credentials; Cisco accredited system engineers who have Cisco CCIE or CCNP credentials; security professionals with CISM or equivalent security certification; and advanced system architecture experts with a background in mobile solutions, wireless connectivity, high availability, workplace recovery, data preservation, and virtual servers. Progent also is looking for professionals who can join Progent's team of help desk service technicians and remote troubleshooting professionals. Also, Progent is looking for talented administrators who can operate effectively in Progent's fast-paced, virtual office culture.

By supporting a team of skilled and dedicated consultants, delivering world-class client services, and offering a competitive results-focused pricing model, Progent has been able to increase our customer list dramatically while providing professional services to hundreds of businesses in the San Francisco area and throughout the United States. An advanced virtual office environment, a shared knowledge database, and a group strategy for problem resolution have allowed Progent to retain a talented consulting team and a loyal client base.

If you are an information technology consultant with troubleshooting experience, joining Progent or working for Progent's clients can enhance your skills via cooperation with our staff of highly team-oriented, talented consultants. Our focus on providing information technology consulting and computer help to small and midsize organizations will give you the opportunity to collaborate intimately with decision makers and add appreciably to the success of exciting businesses.

We are looking for consultants that can show verifiable certification related to their special focus. So, if you are a Microsoft expert, you should have your Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer credential. In the case of Cisco consultants, have your Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert or CCNP certificate. For security, you should show you CISSP, Certified Information Systems Auditor, CISM, or one of the other leading security credentials. Naturally, Progent is familiar with "paper experts". However, simply because a certificate does not guarantee excellence is no excuse for not earning one. If you know your stuff, then the majority of those certifications should be no challenge. The crux of the matter is that if you call yourself an expert, then customers deserve to see certifications. Progent can market your talents, but you should provide standard credentials for us to market. If you stand adamantly opposed to the idea of certifications, we can sympathize with and respect your position, but you are probably not an appropriate fit.

Freelance Jobs for Certified Application Specialists for
Windows, Macintosh, Linux/UNIX, and Sun Solaris Technology

For more than 20 years, Progent's computer engineers have offered affordable and successful computer support expertise for businesses in Northern California and across the U.S. An advanced virtual office network, a common technical knowledge base, and a collaborative approach to problem resolution have helped us to retain a strong staff and quickly grow a loyal clientele.

The Experts Team is Progent's way to provide customers the help of specialized computer consulting engineers who have in-depth skills and work background in key technologies outside of our primary concentration in system support and security. Experts Team consultants are often freelance engineers and occasionally "moonlighters" who are thoroughly qualified by us to collaborate with our in-house consultants to provide comprehensive, enterprise-class information technology services to small companies. We are continually enhancing our Experts Group to meet the special requirements of our clients.

Progent's Experts Group currently provides support in these technologies:

  • Apple OS networking and programs
  • Consulting for Linux, UNIX-powered, and Sun Solaris environments
  • Manufacturing Resource Planning, Enterprise Resource Planning, or Customer Relationship Management consulting
  • Mission-critical and vertical application help
  • Chief Information Officer, management information analyst, and project management services
  • Special applications development and integration
  • Web, eCommerce, Electronic Data Interchange, and customer portal development and integration
  • DBM management and efficiency consulting
  • Business intelligence consulting
  • Telecommunications architecture support

Benefits of being a member of Progent's Experts Group include:

  • By working with us, you can benefit from the impact of our dramatic growth and top-notch recognition in the market. By maintaining a group of talented and committed consultants, providing attentive customer care, and following a proven, value-oriented pricing structure, Progent has quadrupled our customer base during the last few years and Progent currently delivers consulting support to hundreds of businesses in California and across the U.S.
  • Our veteran marketing staff handles all facets of promoting your services and areas of knowledge into our rapidly growing customer base, so you expend less time signing up clients and extra time making money.
  • Progent will assist in communications between you and Progent's key group of expert Microsoft and Cisco qualified consultants who are the conduit to the key executives among Progent's customers.
  • Progent's sales and operations staffs will take care of the entire sales and contracting cycle, from lead generation, project qualification, client requirements description, capabilities matching, project analysis proposal generation, contract negotiation and generation. Your exclusive responsibility stays with delivering high-level consulting expertise.
  • We will provide you connections to Progent's sophisticated virtual office infrastructure, including professional meeting/work sites throughout Northern California, plus data and voice access anywhere in the United States.
  • You will have the benefit of our vast knowledge base, processes based on leading practices, abundance of template-deliverable publications, and the shared experience from one of the country's largest pool of expert information technology professionals.
  • We will pass on partner-only benefits from top technology companies including Microsoft and Cisco, including no-cost ordiscounted training classes, web connections to restricted vendor support tools and product support resources, and on-line in-house use programs for training or demonstration use.
  • You will have the security of backup coverage from Progent's staff consultants and other Expert Team members in the event you are unavailable to respond to client demands due to work schedule conflicts, vacation, sickness, or training.
  • As a 1099 subcontractor to Progent, you get simplified, risk-free invoicing and consistent payment schedules. In addition, Progent is responsible for receivables collection

There is not any fee to be a member of our Experts Group, but Progent has these qualifications to join:

  • You should show a strong track record as a consulting professional operating on your own in your area of expertise, including a minimum two year history of successful contracting projects or you must have an active client base for whom you currently provide continuing support services.
  • You must demonstrate that you are an expert in your area of concentration, which includes showing an extensive work-related record and excellent references, and have up-to-date manufacturer or institutional professional certifications.
  • You need to know how to carry yourself in a professional manner and be self driven and confident in your skills. You should have excellent inter-personal skills and know how to work effectively by yourself or as part of a team.
  • You must be able to communicate proper expectations to clients and fellow Progent consultants and you should know how analyze projects, produce project plans, and estimate reasonable time lines.

Enhance Your Abilities with Advanced Technology and
Joining the Top Group of Network Consultants

Progent's company culture will allow you to become a better consultant by improving your information technology skills and boosting the loyalty of your clients. Progent makes good on this promise by attracting the best consulting experts for you to work with, providing an advanced network and communications architecture, using custom software tools to deliver the maximum level of service, and by optimizing our operational models for attracting and maintaining clients.

The decisive factor that distinguishes Progent from other network support companies is the excellence of our service staff. Out of the 50 or so consulting experts who have joined us, we have recruited the best talent across a wide array of technical areas. Be it Microsoft servers, Cisco switches, corporate security, Apple, Linux/UNIX, VMware, or other key technologies, we engage experts who can enable you to be successful on major projects by leveraging the aggregate experience of Progent's team of professionals.

To ensure the success of Progent's consultants, we invest heavily in making available the best technology to perform the work properly. Progent will exploit technology to an impressive extent and our advanced virtual office infrastructure enables seamless connectivity, cooperation, and knowledge sharing with fellow Progent consultants — all from at-home or mobile offices. Consultants don’t waste time or forfeit revenue because of daily commutes to a physical office building, and all travel you do for in-person client jobs is determined by your schedule, not ours. The most attractive benefit is that much of Progent's consulting services can be done off-site, offering maximum efficiency for billable hours. In fact, some of our staff do remote support exclusively.

Our operations are set up for reacting rapidly and effectively to client needs via information exchange and collaborative problem resolution. Although Progent's consultants operate with a great deal of independence, dispatching is centralized, client issues and solutions are meticulously monitored, recorded, and archived for convenient retrieval, current engineer schedules are published to facilitate group tasks and simplify trouble escalation, and customer approval is continually monitored. We strengthen the sense of connection through periodic team conferences and regular corporate events.

Most of Progent's team is situated across Northern California, but Progent is attracting a rapidly expanding team of consulting professionals throughout the U.S. Progent's virtual office infrastructure eliminates regional boundaries that restrict the efficiency of traditional business structures. We enhance the deal by offering a comprehensive benefit plan to promote the physical health and economic security of our employees and their families.

Not only do we have world-class consulting professionals, our sales and operations teams match the excellence that is Progent. These high-performance contributors to Progent’s growth are helping us to target and land the scores of new customers we are now acquiring each month. We recently marked the delivery of support to our 1,000th customer. Just type “Cisco consultants” or “Microsoft consultants” into Google to check for yourself why we are also an effective sales operation.

Possessing a commitment to technical excellence is a key for success with us. A career in consulting will drive you to enhance your skills more than you would in any other position in information technology. Being exposed to a continual series of technical challenges is what makes consulting interesting. Clients rely on consultants to do the “hard stuff.” Innovative tasks, leading-edge implementations, vexing or entrenched issues, and tricky upgrades are the foundation for our services daily. With us, you will not stagnate or be narrowly defined, as is all too common for network engineers in traditional corporate roles. You will wake up every morning enthusiastic about the challenges to come.

On the way, you will work with some great people, both by establishing close client relationships and by operating in conjunction with other Progent team members, where you will learn from and contribute to their success. Yes, technology is important, but we are a relationship-oriented company from top to bottom. If you do not offer strong people skills or enjoy working with a diverse group of personalities, then Progent is in all likelihood a poor fit.

If this sounds right for you, we invite you to contact Progent about our view of the future of information technology consulting.

Enjoy Quality of Life Benefits and Professional Prowess with
Progent's Advanced Virtual Office Environment

Progent believes that a well architected and executed network is a pivotal piece for enabling any company's growth, and we apply this philosophy in our corporate system infrastructure. We have created a non-stop virtual office infrastructure that allows our in-house consultants and certified contractors to offer rapid and effective support, cooperate closely on complex jobs, and gain from professional and private maturity from acting as part of an exciting company ethos of self motivation and independence.
















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