One of the premiere IT consulting firms for small and midsize business networks, Progent manages a full-time team of talented support experts who focus on core technologies such as:

  • Microsoft Windows products
  • Cisco Integrated Services Routers, switches, firewalls, wireless APs, plus VoIP products
  • System security expertise
  • Sophisticated network infrastructures
  • Remote troubleshooting and system administration

Our Experts Group, which includes freelance experts certified and coordinated by Progent, offers exceptionally specialized knowledge in a broad range of vital software areas and networking solutions that include:

  • Apple OS and iOS integration and application software
  • Expertise for Linux-based, UNIX-based, and Sun Solaris systems
  • Microsoft Dynamics Manufacturing Resource Planning, Enterprise Resource Planning, or CRM customization
  • Business Intelligence consulting for platforms including SQL Server BI Stack, Power BI, and Microsoft Management Reporter/FRx
  • CIO, business analyst, and project logistics services
  • Web app design, integration, and troubleshooting
  • SQL Server and Oracle DBM programming and management consulting
  • Microsoft Office Access application development, migration and troubleshooting
  • Office desktop and Office 365 online training

Creative models for acquiring clients, delivering service, nurturing an efficient working environment, and providing generous compensation and benefits have allowed Progent to become among the most rapidly growing and best respected Microsoft Gold Partners consultant firms in America and to establish a worldwide presence for delivering remote IT service. If you are a certified computer technician or information technology consultant with a focus on a client service and excellent people skills, you should consider Progent a chance for enhancing your technical knowledge, developing a more rewarding lifestyle, and achieving financial success.

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

Consulting Work at Progent
We are looking for a variety of on-staff professionals such as solutions-driven Microsoft MCSE network engineers; system consultants with Cisco credentials; and specialists in advanced system design with experience in mobile access, wireless networking, high-availability systems, business continuity planning, data protection, and virtual servers. Progent is also seeking desktop support technicians, off-site troubleshooting professionals, and CISM or CISSP certified security engineers. We are also hiring experienced managers able to operate effectively in our dynamic, virtual office model. Find out additional information concerning full-time consulting work at Progent by going to Full-time Jobs at Progent.

Freelance Work at Progent
Progent works with independent professionals who have in-depth knowledge and hands-on background in crucial information technology areas beyond our main technical concentration. Progent's Experts Group hires freelance consultants who can provide advice and programming services for line-of-business solutions that include Manufacturing Resource Planning, Enterprise Resource Planning, or CRM; have specialized expertise with popular platforms such as Linux, Apple OS, or Sun, or can provide world-class help in technologies such as telecom, web site development, Juniper products, web commerce, or Oracle DBM programming and management. Freelance consultants qualified by us cooperate with Progent's in-house consultants to deliver comprehensive solutions for small and midsize business networks. To find out additional details concerning freelance jobs with Progent's Experts Team, visit Contract Opportunities with Progent.

Ways That We Are Exceptional
Progent has been able to recruit the best consulting talent by being different. With a powerful mix of enterprising spirit, commitment to customer satisfaction, use of state-of-the-art technology, plus an independent work model that accommodates quality-of-life choices for Progent's team members, Progent creates a dynamic culture for select individuals who have a desire for rapidly improving their professional abilities to deliver real-world solutions for a variety of businesses and technical environments. Learn more information concerning reasons Progent is unique by going to How We Are Different.

Progent's Virtual Office Work Environment
Our virtual office environment uses advanced technologies that support off-site access, wireless connectivity, easy availability of our knowledge bases, and close collaboration with mobile team members to allow you to deal with business-critical network problems. Our virtual office structure allows consultants to concentrate on providing service rather than fighting traffic and lets consultants establish lasting customer relationships by permitting you to provide fast, effective, and affordable solutions. In order to learn additional information concerning Progent's virtual office network, refer to Progent virtual Office Infrastructure.

Compensation and Benefit Programs
Progent's compensation model is determined by revenue sharing. What you earn is entirely determined by what you generate. You have the option of concentrating on quality of life and electing to consult at an easy pace, utilizing our flexible structure to make time for individual enthusiasms, or you can take advantage of the chance to earn considerable money through hard work and long consulting time. Progent also provides full family health care coverage as well as many other benefits. Find out more details concerning our compensation and benefit packages by visiting Progent Compensation Model and Benefit Programs.

Consulting at Progent Frequently Asked Questions
For answers to frequent enquiries about becoming employed by Progent, go to Jobs at Progent Questions and Answers.

This is a description of our current job opportunities:


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Senior Microsoft Information Technology Consultant - San Francisco Bay Area
Progent is seeking proven Sr. Microsoft computer consultants in the San Francisco Bay Area to assist a variety of small businesses to manage IT environments based on Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008, and Microsoft Exchange 2007 to 2016. Important fields of knowledge include network architecture, AD design and troubleshooting, Exchange-based messaging, security, and server monitoring.

More information about Senior Microsoft IT Consultant Positions


P016

Desktop Support Expert - San Francisco Bay Area
Progent is looking for Desktop Support Experts to help Progent's clients 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 required, Monday through Friday. Our consultant will maintain and support users of all desktop and laptop computers powered by the latest Microsoft technologies. Also, work closely with client's executives, management, IT staff or under the direction or guidance of our senior consultant to support the customer's end users.

Details on Desktop Engineer Positions


P018

Senior Microsoft Information Technology Consultant - New York Metro, Pittsburgh and Los Angeles Areas
Progent is seeking proven Sr. Microsoft IT consulting experts in the New York metro, Pittsburgh and Los Angeles areas to help a variety of small businesses manage networks 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 troubleshooting, Exchange-based email, security, and server monitoring.

Specifics on Senior Microsoft Computer Consultant Positions


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Senior Exchange Expert - San Francisco Bay Area, Online
Progent is seeking a Senior Exchange consultant to spearhead enterprise-level Microsoft Exchange planning and implementation projects. The right candidate would be a technical consultant with subject matter expertise in Exchange 2007 to 2016 and Exchange Online and with a thorough understanding of Microsoft AD. This position demands experience in the consulting, architectural design, deployment and maintenance of these technologies.

Details about Sr. Microsoft Exchange Expert Job


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Business Development Representative (BDR) - Los Angeles and New York Metro Areas
Progent is seeking a Business Development Representative (BDR) to operate as a senior-level sales executive who is responsible for selling the company's extensive portfolio of information technology outsourcing and network consulting, and application development services. Activities of the BDR include:
  • Generating and articulating key elements of engagement propositions which align Progent's deliverables with real business value
  • Establishing and maintaining excellent relationships with clients
  • Providing continuing client management and developing follow-on engagements
  • Explaining continually changing IT technology

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


If you want to apply for any opening shown above, you should e-mail your background information to jobs@progent.com. Please copy the code numbers of the jobs of interest.

Additional Facts Concerning Jobs at Progent

Fulltime Work for Network Consultants, Computer Support Technicians,
Security Experts, and Online Support Technicians

Progent wants to find full-time, results-driven Microsoft certified consultants with Microsoft MCSE credentials; Cisco certified system engineers who have Cisco CCIE or CCNP certification; security professionals who have CISA or comparable security credentials; and high-end system architecture consultants with experience in mobile solutions, wireless networking, service continuity, workplace recovery, data preservation, and virtual servers. Progent also is looking for professionals to join our team of help desk service specialists and off-site support professionals. Also, Progent is seeking experienced administrators able to perform productively in Progent's high-growth, virtual office culture.

By supporting a team of talented and motivated professionals, delivering attentive client care, and offering a competitive results-based pricing model, We have managed to expand our customer base dramatically while providing consulting support to numerous businesses in the San Francisco area and across the U.S. A sophisticated virtual office network, a shared knowledge base, and a group approach to problem solving have helped Progent to maintain a skilled staff and a satisfied client list.

For an information technology professional with troubleshooting experience, joining Progent or working for our customers can enhance your knowledge through cooperation with our staff of highly supportive, expert engineers. Our focus on delivering network expertise and computer support to small and midsize companies will offer you the opportunity to collaborate closely with decision makers and add appreciably to the success of dynamic companies.

Progent is looking for consultants who can show recognized certification related to their special focus. So, if you are a Microsoft expert, you should have earned your Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer certificate. In the case of Cisco consultants, have your Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert or CCNP certificate. For network security, you should have earned you CISSP, CISA, CISM, or one of the other top security credentials. Naturally, Progent is familiar with "paper experts". Still, the fact that a credential can not ensure excellence is no reason for not having one. If you have mastered your field, then most of these certifications should be no great difficulty. The point is that if you are a professional, then clients expect certifications. Progent will market your talents, but you must provide basic credentials for Progent to work with. In case you happen to be strongly against the idea of certifications, we can sympathize with and honor your position, but you are likely not an appropriate fit.

Contract Work for Qualified Application Specialists for
Windows, Macintosh, Linux/UNIX, and Sun Solaris Technology

For more than 20 years, our computer professionals have offered affordable and successful network support services for small businesses in the San Francisco Bay Area and throughout the U.S. A sophisticated virtual office network, a shared technical database, and a team approach to problem solving have helped us to build a talented consulting group and quickly expand a loyal clientele.

The Experts Team is our way to provide clients the help of specialized computer consulting engineers who have advanced knowledge and field experience in key areas beyond Progent's primary focus in system support and security. Experts Group members are often independent contractors and sometimes "moonlighters" who are carefully certified by Progent to collaborate with Progent's staff consultants to provide end-to-end, enterprise-class information technology services to small and midsize companies. Progent is continually expanding our Experts Group to address the special needs of our clients.

Our Experts Group now offers consulting in these areas:

  • Macintosh integration and applications
  • Expertise for Linux-powered, UNIX-powered, and Sun Solaris systems
  • Manufacturing Resource Planning, Enterprise Resource Planning, or CRM customization
  • Line-of-business and specialized application support
  • CIO, management information analyst, and project management outsourcing
  • Special applications development and deployment
  • Web, eCommerce, Electronic Data Interchange, and client portal design and deployment
  • DBM management and performance help
  • Business information consulting
  • Telecommunications systems consulting

Advantages of becoming a member of Progent's Experts Group include:

  • By working with Progent, you get to benefit from the momentum of our explosive expansion and excellent reputation in the marketplace. By maintaining a group of talented and dedicated professionals, providing attentive client support, and following a proven, ROI-focused billing structure, Progent has quadrupled our clientele during the past few years and Progent currently provides consulting support to hundreds of businesses in Northern California and across the U.S.
  • Progent's veteran marketing team handles all aspects of promoting your services and technical knowledge into our rapidly expanding customer base, so you expend less time finding clients and more time making revenue.
  • Progent will facilitate communications between you and our core group of expert Microsoft and Cisco certified consultants who act as the conduit to the influential managers among Progent's customers.
  • Progent's selling and administration teams will manage the entire sales and contracting cycle, from lead generation, project approval, customer needs description, capabilities matching, job scoping proposal writing, contract negotiation and generation. Your exclusive focus is on providing top-quality consulting expertise.
  • We will provide you access to Progent's advanced virtual office environment, including convenient meeting/work locations throughout the San Francisco area, and data and voice connectivity throughout the United States.
  • You will have the benefit of our vast database, processes based on industry best practices, library of professional publications, and the aggregate experience from one of the country's largest independent groups of expert consulting professionals.
  • We will share partner-only benefits from leading vendors such as Microsoft and Cisco, including no-cost orlow-cost training classes, on-line access to special vendor troubleshooting utilities and technical maintenance resources, and downloadable in-house use software for training and/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 not any charge to be a member of Progent's Experts Group, but we do have the following qualifications for membership:

  • You must have a strong track record as a consultant working independently in your area of expertise, including a minimum two year record of successful consulting jobs or you must have your own active customer base for whom you currently provide ongoing support services.
  • You need to demonstrate that you are an expert in your area of concentration, which includes showing an extensive task-relevant record and excellent referrals, and have up-to-date manufacturer and/or institutional professional qualifications.
  • You have to be able to present yourself in a professional way and be self motivated and confident in your abilities. You must have strong people skills and understand how to work efficiently by yourself or as a member of a group.
  • You need to know how to explain proper goals to customers and other Progent team members and you must be able analyze jobs, produce project plans, and define realistic work schedules.

Enhance Your Abilities with Advanced Technology and
Working with a Great Team of Network Engineers

Progent's business climate will allow you to become a better consulting professional by improving your technical knowledge and boosting the satisfaction of your customers. Progent delivers on this commitment by recruiting the best professional experts for you to operate with, providing an advanced network and communications infrastructure, using custom software utilities to deliver the highest level of support, and by streamlining our operational models for finding and retaining customers.

The decisive factor that separates us from most network support firms is the high caliber of our consultants. Among the 50 or so consultants who have joined us, we have assembled the best talent covering a wide array of technical areas. Be it Microsoft servers, Cisco firewalls, network security, Mac, Linux/UNIX, server virtualization, or other key areas, we deploy experts who can help you to be successful on major jobs by combining the aggregate experience of Progent's team of professionals.

To ensure the productivity of our consultants, we invest heavily in making available the best tools to do the job efficiently. We will leverage information technology to an impressive extent and our state-of-the-art virtual office infrastructure allows effortless connectivity, collaboration, and information exchange with other Progent team members — all from home-based or on-the-road offices. Consultants don’t throw away time or forfeit revenue with daily commutes to a conventional office, and any travel you do for in-person customer work is determined by your own time table, not ours. The most attractive part is that most of our consulting work can be done remotely, representing 100% efficiency for income-producing time. In fact, some of our staff do remote support only.

Progent's business structure is set up for reacting quickly and effectively to client requirements via knowledge exchange and cooperative problem resolution. Even though Progent's consultants operate with a great deal of freedom, resource allocation is unified, customer issues and resolutions are meticulously monitored, recorded, and organized for easy reference, up-to-date consultant availability is broadcast to facilitate group tasks and simplify trouble escalation, and client satisfaction is continually evaluated. We reinforce the sense of connection through periodic team conferences and quarterly company-wide events.

The majority of Progent's consultants are located throughout California, however Progent is attracting a quickly growing group of network professionals throughout the U.S. Our virtual office infrastructure eliminates geographic obstacles that limit the productivity of traditional company models. We enhance the package by offering a comprehensive employee care program to ensure the physical health and economic welfare of our team members and their families.

Not only do we have world-class consulting professionals, Progent's sales and administration teams live up to the high standards that is Progent. These top-notch contributors to our success are helping us to identify and sign up the 50-60 new clients we are now engaging every month. We lately marked the delivery of services to our 1,000th customer. Try typing “Cisco consultants” or “Microsoft consultants” into Google to check for yourself why Progent is also an effective marketing operation.

Having a commitment to technical excellence is a cornerstone for success with Progent. A job in consulting will push you to enhance your skills more than you would in any other job in information technology. Being exposed to a continual series of network challenges is what keeps professional support exciting. Customers choose consulting firms to perform the toughest jobs. Innovative tasks, leading-edge implementations, vexing or chronic issues, and tricky migrations are the foundation for our services every day. With us, you will not stagnate or be narrowly defined, as is all too typical for computer professionals in ordinary corporate roles. You will awake every morning excited about the challenges ahead.

Along the way, you will meet some great people, both by building strong customer contacts and by operating closely with other Progent team members, where you will benefit from and add to their growth. Of course, technology is important, but Progent is a relationship-oriented company from top to bottom. If you do not have excellent communications skills or like working with a diverse assortment of people, then Progent is probably not a good fit.

If this sounds good to you, we invite you to contact us about our vision of the new paradigm of information technology consulting.

Enjoy Quality of Life Benefits and Professional Success with
Our Advanced Virtual Office Infrastructure

Progent believes that a carefully designed and implemented network can be a pivotal factor for accelerating any company's success, and Progent applies this belief in our own network infrastructure. We have built a non-stop virtual office infrastructure that allows Progent's in-house consultants and authorized contractors to deliver fast and efficient support, cooperate closely on complex jobs, and gain from career and personal growth by acting as a member of an exciting company ethos of personal drive and freedom.
















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