Among the premiere IT consultant companies for small and midsize business networks, Progent maintains a large staff of certified service professionals who concentrate on core IT areas such as:

  • Microsoft technology
  • Cisco Integrated Services Routers, switches, firewalls, wireless APs, plus VoIP solutions
  • System security consulting
  • Sophisticated network architecture
  • Off-site IT support and network management

Our Experts Team, which includes independent consultants certified and managed by Progent, provides highly specialized skills covering a broad variety of critical software applications and networking solutions that include:

  • Macintosh and iOS networking and applications
  • Consulting for Linux, UNIX-based, and Sun systems
  • Microsoft Dynamics Manufacturing Resource Planning, Enterprise Resource Planning, or CRM customization
  • Business Intelligence expertise for Microsoft's SQL Server BI Stack, Microsoft Power BI, and Microsoft Management Reporter/FRx
  • Chief Information Officer, management information analyst, and project logistics services
  • Web app development, integration, and troubleshooting
  • SQL Server and Oracle DBM development and management consulting
  • Microsoft Office Access database programming, migration and troubleshooting
  • Office and Microsoft Office 365 online training

Creative structures for acquiring customers, delivering service, establishing an efficient working environment, and providing highly competitive compensation and benefits have enabled us to be one of the fastest growing and best recognized Microsoft Partners consulting organizations in the United States and to build an international organization for providing online IT service. If you are an accredited IT technician or information technology consultant with a focus on a customer service and excellent people skills, you should consider Progent a chance for adding to your technical skills, developing a more independent lifestyle, and attaining financial security.

Find Out More Information Concerning Working with Progent
Follow these pages to find out more details concerning our work openings, company philosophy, work conditions, profit sharing structure, and benefits packages:

Full-time Work at Progent
We are looking for a range of on-staff professionals such as experienced Microsoft MCSE and MCP computer consultants; connectivity experts with Cisco CCIE credentials; and specialists in fault-tolerant system architecture with backgrounds in mobile connectivity, wireless integration, non-stop environments, disaster recovery solutions, data protection, and virtual servers. Progent is also hiring desktop support technicians, remote troubleshooting professionals, and CISM accredited security consultants. Progent is also looking for experienced managers able to perform effectively in our dynamic, virtual office model. Learn additional information about full-time consulting jobs at Progent by visiting Consulting Careers at Progent.

Freelance Opportunities at Progent
Progent works with freelance professionals with proven expertise and hands-on background in crucial IT topics beyond our primary technical concentration. Our Experts Group includes freelance consultants who can provide advice and development services for line-of-business applications that include MRP, Enterprise Resource Planning, or CRM; have specialized knowledge of popular operating systems such as Linux derivatives, Apple OS, or Solaris, or offer expert skills in technologies like telecom, web site design, Juniper Networks products, eCommerce, or Oracle DBM programming and management. Independent consultants qualified by us cooperate with our full-time engineers to provide comprehensive solutions for small and midsize business networks. In order to learn more information about freelance work with Progent's Experts Team, go to Freelance Work with Progent.

Ways That Progent Is Different
Progent has managed to recruit the best consulting experts by being unique. With an innovative mix of enterprising drive, dedication to customer satisfaction, use of advanced technical tools, and a flexible business model that offers life-style options for our team members, Progent offers a stimulating environment for talented consultants who posses a desire for rapidly enhancing their professional skills to create real-world solutions for a range of businesses and network environments. Find out additional information concerning how we are different by visiting How We Are Unique.

Our Virtual Office Infrastructure
Our virtual office network uses state-of-the-art technologies that support off-site access, wireless communication, convenient availability of Progent's knowledge bases, and close cooperation with talented team members to allow you to handle challenging network issues. Progent's virtual office setting enables you to concentrate on delivering service rather than fighting traffic and helps consultants nurture lasting client relationships by permitting you to provide quick, effective, and affordable solutions. To learn additional details about our virtual office network, refer to Progent virtual Office Network.

Compensation and Benefit Packages
Our compensation is determined by revenue sharing. The money you make is directly based on what you contribute. Consultants have the option of focusing on quality of life and choosing to consult at a more relaxed pace, using our versatile schedule to make time for individual enthusiasms, or you can choose to make considerable income by persistent effort and long consulting time. Progent also provides full family health coverage as well as numerous additional benefits. Find out more about Progent's compensation and benefit packages by referring to Our Compensation and Benefit Programs.

Jobs at Progent Q&A
For replies to popular enquiries concerning becoming employed by Progent, see Working with Progent FAQs.

Here is a list of Progent's available job opportunities:


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P014

Senior Microsoft Computer Consulting Expert - San Francisco Bay Area
Progent is looking for experienced Sr. Microsoft information technology consultants in the San Francisco Bay Area to help a range of small businesses to maintain IT environments based on Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008, and Microsoft Exchange 2007 through 2016. Important areas of knowledge include network architecture, AD design and repair, Exchange-based messaging, security, and server monitoring.

Specifics on Senior Microsoft Computer Consultant Jobs


P016

Desktop Engineer - San Francisco Bay Area
Progent is looking for Desktop Support Consultants to help our customers with maintenance, break/fix and project work. This is a 1099 consulting position that will be performed at Progent's client premises in the San Francisco Bay Area. Daytime availability is required, Monday through Friday. Our consultant will maintain and support clients of all desktop and notebook computers powered by the latest Microsoft technologies. In addition, work closely with customer's executives, management, IT group or under the direction or guidance of our senior consultant to support the customer's end users.

Details about Desktop Engineer Job


P018

Senior Microsoft Information Technology Consulting Expert - New York Metro, Pittsburgh and Los Angeles Areas
Progent is looking for proven Senior Microsoft IT consultants in the New York metro, Pittsburgh and Los Angeles areas to help a range of small organizations manage networks based on Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008, and Microsoft Exchange 2007 to 2016. Important areas of expertise include network infrastructure, Active Directory design and repair, Exchange-based email, security, and server monitoring.

Specifics on Sr. Microsoft Information Technology Consulting Expert Jobs


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Senior Microsoft Exchange Expert - San Francisco Bay Area, Online
Progent is looking for a Sr. Exchange consultant to spearhead enterprise-level Microsoft Exchange design and implementation initiatives. The right applicant should be a computer consultant with expertise in the area of Microsoft Exchange 2007 to 2016 and Exchange Online and with a solid grasp of Active Directory. This position demands a background in the consulting, architectural design, deployment and maintenance of these platforms.

Details on Senior Exchange Consultant Positions


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Business Development Representative - Los Angeles and New York Metro Areas
Progent is looking for a Business Development Representative to operate as a senior-level sales executive who is responsible for selling the company's comprehensive selection of IT outsourcing and network consulting, and development services. Responsibilities of the BDR include:
  • Producing and articulating crucial elements of service propositions which tie Progent's deliverables with a customer's unique competitive requirements
  • Establishing and maintaining good relationships with Progent's customers
  • Providing continuing account management and developing follow-on engagements
  • Explaining continually changing technology

Specifics about Business Development Representative (BDR) Jobs - Los Angeles and New York Metro Areas


If you wish to ask about any job shown above, you should e-mail your background information to jobs@progent.com. Be sure to include the job codes of the jobs of interest.

Details About Opportunities with Us

Career Jobs for Network Consultants, Desktop Support Specialists,
Security Consultants, and Remote Help Professionals

Progent wants to find fulltime, results-oriented Microsoft certified engineers with MCSE or MCP credentials; Cisco accredited system engineers with Cisco CCIE credentials; security consultants with CISSP, CISM, or CISA or comparable security certification; and advanced system design experts with experience in mobile solutions, wireless networking, fault tolerance, disaster recovery, data protection, and virtual servers. Progent also is hiring professionals who can join Progent's team of helpdesk service specialists and remote troubleshooting experts. In addition, We are looking for experienced administrators who can operate productively in our fast-paced, virtual office environment.

By supporting a team of skilled and motivated consultants, providing world-class customer care, and following a competitive value-focused fee model, We have managed to increase our customer base rapidly while delivering professional support to hundreds of businesses in Northern California and throughout the U.S. An advanced virtual office network, a common knowledge base, and a team approach to problem solving have allowed Progent to maintain a skilled consulting team and a loyal customer list.

If you are a network professional with technical support expertise, joining Progent or helping our clients will enhance your skills via cooperation with Progent's group of mutually supportive, expert engineers. Progent's focus on providing network expertise and technical support to small and midsize organizations will give you the chance to work intimately with decision makers and add appreciably to the growth of dynamic businesses.

Progent is looking for consultants who can show recognized credentials related to their technical expertise. For example, if you are a Microsoft expert, you should have earned your Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer credential. In the case of Cisco experts, show us your CCIE or CCNP credential. For security, you should have you Certified Information Systems Security Professional, Certified Information Systems Auditor, Certified Information Security Manager, or other leading security certifications. Naturally, we are familiar with “paper MCSEs.” Still, simply because a certificate can not ensure excellence is no reason for not earning one. If you know your field, then most of those tests should present no challenge. The crux of the matter is that if you call yourself an expert, then customers deserve to see credentials. We can broadcast your skills, but you need to provide standard certifications for us to market. In case you stand adamantly opposed to the idea of credentials, we can understand and respect your opinion, but you are likely not a good fit.

Contract Work for Qualified Experts for
Windows, Macintosh, Linux-based, and Sun Solaris Technology

For over 20 years, our consulting engineers have offered low-cost and successful network support expertise for companies in the San Francisco Bay Area and across the United States. A sophisticated virtual office network, a common support knowledge base, and a collaborative philosophy for problem resolution have enabled Progent to build a strong in-house team and quickly expand a satisfied customer base.

The Experts Team is our way to provide customers the help of specialized computer support engineers who have in-depth knowledge and field experience in key areas beyond Progent's primary concentration in system support and security. Experts Group consultants are often independent engineers and occasionally "moonlighters" who have been carefully certified by us to work closely with Progent's staff engineers to deliver end-to-end, enterprise-class network solutions to small and midsize businesses. We are always enhancing our Experts Team in order to meet the particular requirements of our clients.

Our Experts Group currently provides support in these areas:

  • Macintosh networking and applications
  • Consulting for Linux, UNIX-based, and Sun environments
  • MRP, Enterprise Resource Planning, or CRM consulting
  • Mission-critical and vertical application support
  • CIO, management information analyst, and project management services
  • Special applications development and deployment
  • Web, electronic business, Electronic Data Interchange, and customer portal development and deployment
  • DBM support and efficiency consulting
  • Management intelligence consulting
  • Telecommunications systems support

Benefits of being a member of Our Experts Group include:

  • By working with Progent, you get to take advantage of the impact of our dramatic growth and excellent recognition in the market. By having a team of skilled and committed consultants, offering excellent client support, and practicing a strong, ROI-focused billing model, we have multiplied our clientele during the last few years and Progent currently provides consulting services to hundreds of businesses in Northern California and throughout the U.S.
  • Our experienced marketing staff takes care of all aspects of marketing your services and technical expertise into our quickly growing customer base, so you spend less effort signing up clients and more time making revenue.
  • Progent will facilitate relationship building between you and Progent's core group of expert Microsoft and Cisco qualified consultants who act as the gateway to the key executives among our clients.
  • Our selling and operations staffs will manage the complete sales and contracting process, from lead generation, job approval, customer requirements description, capabilities matching, job scoping proposal writing, agreement negotiation and generation. Your entire focus is on delivering top-quality consulting expertise.
  • Progent will provide you access to Progent's advanced virtual office infrastructure, offering convenient meeting/work sites in the San Francisco area, as well as Internet and telecomm access throughout the United States.
  • You will have the benefit of our vast knowledge base, processes based on best practices, library of template-deliverable documents, and the shared experience from one of the country's largest independent groups of expert network engineers.
  • Progent will pass on special benefits from leading technology companies including Microsoft and Cisco, including no-cost ordiscounted training classes, web connections to special vendor troubleshooting utilities and technical support resources, and on-line internal use programs for education or demonstration purposes.
  • 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 no charge to become part of our Experts Team, but we do have strict qualifications for membership:

  • You need to show a strong track record as a consultant operating independently in your field of expertise, including a minimum two year record of successful consulting projects and/or have your own active customer base to which you currently deliver continuing support activity.
  • You have to demonstrate that you have expertise in your area of specialization, which includes showing an extensive work-related history and strong referrals, and have current manufacturer and/or industry professional certifications.
  • You need to know how to present yourself in a professional manner and be self motivated and assured in your abilities. You need to have strong communications skills and be able to operate effectively alone or as part of a group.
  • You need to be able to explain realistic goals to clients and fellow Progent team members and you have to be able scope out projects, create project plans, and estimate realistic time lines.

Improve Your Abilities with the Best Technology and
Working with a Great Team of Computer Consultants

Progent's work environment will make you a better consultant by improving your information technology knowledge and increasing the loyalty of your customers. Progent delivers on this commitment by recruiting the best consulting experts for you to work with, providing a state-of-the-art system architecture, using proprietary software tools to deliver the highest level of support, and by optimizing our operational models for finding and retaining customers.

The decisive factor that separates Progent from other network support firms is the excellence of our consultants. Out of the 50 or so consultants who have teamed with us, we have assembled the best talent across a wide array of technical areas. Whether it’s Microsoft Windows, Cisco firewalls, corporate security, Apple, Linux, virtual servers, or other key technologies, we engage professionals who can help you to be successful on major jobs by combining the collective experience of our group of professionals.

To promote the productivity of our team, we invest significantly in providing the best tools to do the work properly. Progent will leverage information technology to an impressive extent and our advanced virtual office infrastructure enables effortless connectivity, collaboration, and knowledge sharing with other Progent team members — all from at-home or on-the-road offices. Consultants don’t waste time or forfeit revenue because of daily commutes to a conventional office, and any travel you do for in-person customer jobs is based on your schedule, not Progent's. The best part is that much of Progent's support work can be performed off-site, offering 100% efficiency for billable time. In practice, some Progent team members do off-site consulting exclusively.

Progent's business structure is set up for reacting rapidly and effectively to customer needs through knowledge exchange and collaborative problem resolution. Even though our engineers operate with a high level of independence, dispatching is centralized, client problems and solutions are meticulously tracked, documented, and archived for convenient retrieval, current consultant schedules are broadcast to facilitate group projects and simplify problem escalation, and client approval is always evaluated. We strengthen the feeling of connection through periodic workgroup meetings and quarterly company-wide events.

The majority of Progent's team is situated across California, but we are attracting a quickly growing team of network professionals throughout the United States. Progent's virtual office infrastructure eliminates regional obstacles that limit the productivity of traditional business models. We complete the deal by offering a full employee care plan to promote the physical health and financial security of our team members and their relations.

Not only do we have world-class consultants, Progent's marketing and operations groups match the high standards that defines Progent. These top-notch factors behind Progent’s success are enabling us to identify and land the scores of new customers we are now engaging every month. We lately marked the delivery of support to our 1,000th client. Try typing “Cisco consultants” or “Microsoft consultants” into Google to check for yourself why we are also a strong marketing operation.

Possessing a commitment to technical proficiency is a cornerstone for growth with us. A job in consulting will push you to learn more than is possible in any other job in network technology. Being confronted by a steady stream of technical challenges is what keeps consulting exciting. Clients choose consulting firms to do the toughest jobs. Innovative projects, leading-edge implementations, vexing or chronic problems, and tricky migrations are the foundation for what we do every day. At Progent, you will not stall or be pigeonholed, as is sadly common for computer professionals in traditional corporate roles. You will awake every morning enthusiastic about the opportunities to come.

Along the way, you will work with some wonderful folks, both by establishing strong customer contacts and by operating in conjunction with other Progent team members, where you will benefit from and add to their success. Of course, technology is vital, but we are a relationship-focused organization through and through. If you don’t offer excellent communications skills or like cooperating with a varied assortment of people, then Progent is in all likelihood a poor match.

If all this seems right for you, we urge you to contact us about our vision of the new paradigm of network consulting.

Get Quality of Life Benefits and Professional Prowess with
Progent's Sophisticated Virtual Office Infrastructure

Progent is convinced that a carefully architected and executed information system is a crucial factor for enabling a company's success, and Progent applies this credo in our own network environment. Progent has created a non-stop virtual office network that allows our in-house consultants and certified contractors to deliver fast and efficient support, collaborate easily on sophisticated jobs, and gain from professional and personal growth from acting as part of a dynamic business ethos of self motivation and freedom.
















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