One of America's top network consultant companies for small and midsize business systems, Progent maintains a full-time team of talented support experts who concentrate on mainstream technologies such as:

  • Microsoft technology
  • Cisco Integrated Services Routers, switches, ASA firewalls, access points, plus VoIP products
  • System security consulting
  • Advanced connectivity architecture
  • Remote IT support and system administration

Our Experts Group, which includes freelance consultants qualified and managed by Progent, offers exceptionally refined skills in a wide variety of vital business applications and networking technologies that include:

  • Apple OS and iOS networking and applications
  • Expertise for Linux-powered, UNIX-powered, and Sun Solaris systems
  • Dynamics MRP, Enterprise Resource Planning, or Customer Relationship Management expertise
  • BI expertise for platforms including SQL Server BI Stack, Microsoft Power BI, and Microsoft Management Reporter/FRx
  • Chief Information Officer, business analyst, and project management services
  • Web-based application software design, deployment, and troubleshooting
  • SQL Server and Oracle DBM programming and DBA consulting
  • Microsoft Access database application development, enhancement and training
  • Office desktop and Microsoft Office 365 consulting

Innovative structures for finding clients, delivering service, establishing an efficient working environment, and providing highly competitive compensation and benefits have allowed us to become one of the most rapidly growing and best recognized Microsoft Gold Partners consultant companies in America and to build an international presence for delivering remote network support. If you are a certified computer technician or network expert with an orientation towards a client service and strong communication skills, consulting professionals will discover Progent a chance for enhancing your technical knowledge, living a more independent career, and achieving financial success.

Find Out Additional Information Concerning Working at Progent
Check out these pages to find out additional details concerning our work opportunities, business culture, work environment, profit sharing structure, and benefits packages:

Consulting Careers at Progent
We are hiring a variety of full-time professionals including experienced Microsoft MCSE, MCSA, and MCP network consultants; network consultants with Cisco certification; and specialists in fault-tolerant system design with backgrounds in mobile access, wireless integration, high-availability environments, disaster recovery planning, data preservation, and virtual servers. Progent is also seeking workstation support experts, off-site troubleshooting professionals, and CISA accredited security professionals. Progent is also seeking experienced managers and administrators who can perform efficiently in Progent's high-growth, virtual office model. Find out additional details concerning full-time consulting work at Progent by going to Consulting Careers at Progent.

Contracting Opportunities with Progent
Progent works with freelance consultants who have in-depth expertise and field background in important IT topics beyond our primary technical focus. Our Experts Team hires freelance consultants who can provide consulting and development services for mission-critical solutions such as MRP, Enterprise Resource Planning, or Customer Relationship Management; have deep knowledge of popular platforms such as Linux derivatives, Apple OS, or Sun, or offer expert help in areas like telecom, web development, Juniper Networks products, eCommerce, or Oracle Database development and management. Independent consultants certified by Progent coordinate with our full-time engineers to deliver comprehensive IT services for small company networks. In order to learn more information concerning freelance opportunities with Progent's Experts Team, refer to Contracting Opportunities at Progent.

Ways That We Are Different
Progent has been able to attract the best professional experts by being different. Providing an innovative blend of enterprising drive, dedication to client success, utilization of state-of-the-art technology, and an independent business model that offers life-style options for our team members, Progent offers a stimulating setting for talented individuals who have a desire for quickly enhancing their technical abilities to create real-world solutions for a variety of organizations and technical environments. Learn additional information about reasons we are different by going to How We Are Exceptional.

Progent's Virtual Office Network
Progent's virtual office network incorporates state-of-the-art technical tools that support off-site support, wireless connectivity, convenient access to Progent's support databases, and close cooperation with talented colleagues to allow you to deal with business-critical IT problems. Progent's virtual office setting enables you to concentrate on providing service rather than dealing with commutes and lets you build successful customer relationships by enabling you to provide quick, viable, and cost-effective solutions. In order to learn additional details about our virtual office infrastructure, see Progent virtual Office Business Model.

Compensation and Benefit Packages
Our compensation model is determined by revenue sharing. What you make is directly determined by what you contribute. You have the option of concentrating on quality of life and choosing to work at a more relaxed pace, utilizing Progent's versatile schedule to make time for personal enthusiasms, or you can use the opportunity to make significant money by hard effort and long consulting time. Progent also offers complete family health care insurance plus many additional benefits. Learn additional details about our compensation model and benefit programs by going to Progent Compensation Model and Benefit Programs.

Working with Progent Frequently Asked Questions
For answers to popular enquiries concerning becoming employed by Progent, see Consulting at Progent Frequently Asked Questions.

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


Job Code
 
Description

P014

Senior Microsoft IT Consultant - San Francisco Bay Area
Progent is seeking experienced Senior Microsoft computer consulting experts in the San Francisco Bay Area to help a variety of small and midsize organizations to maintain IT environments based on Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008, and Exchange 2007 to 2016. Key areas of knowledge include network architecture, Active Directory design and repair, Exchange-based email, security, and server monitoring.

Details on Sr. Microsoft IT Consultant Positions


P016

Desktop Support Expert - San Francisco Bay Area
Progent is seeking Desktop Support Consultants 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 needed, Monday through Friday. Our consultant will maintain and support clients of all desktop and laptop computers based on current Microsoft technologies. Also, 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.

More information on Desktop Support Expert Jobs


P018

Senior Microsoft IT Consultant - New York Metro, Pittsburgh and Los Angeles Areas
Progent is seeking proven Senior Microsoft computer consulting experts in the New York metro, Pittsburgh and Los Angeles areas to assist a range of small businesses manage IT environments powered by Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008, and Exchange 2007 through 2016. Important areas of expertise include network infrastructure, Active Directory design and repair, Exchange-based email, security, and server monitoring.

Specifics on Senior Microsoft IT Consulting Expert Jobs


Expert

Sr. Exchange Consultant - San Francisco Bay Area, Remote
Progent is looking for a Sr. Exchange expert to spearhead large-scale Exchange planning and implementation projects. The right candidate would be a computer consultant with expertise in the area of Exchange 2007 to 2016 and Office 365 Exchange Online and with a solid understanding of Microsoft AD. This role calls for a background in the consulting, architectural design, deployment and maintenance of these technologies.

More information on Sr. Microsoft Exchange Consultant Jobs


S25

Business Development Representative (BDR) - Los Angeles and New York Metro Areas
Progent is looking for a Business Development Representative (BDR) to work as a senior-level sales executive who is responsible for selling Progent's comprehensive selection of information technology outsourcing/co-sourcing and network consulting, and development services. Responsibilities of the Business Development Representative include:
  • Producing and articulating key components of consulting proposals that tie Progent's services with a customer's unique competitive requirements
  • Establishing and maintaining good relationships with clients
  • Providing continuing account management and developing follow-on sales
  • Explaining continually changing technology

Specifics on Business Development Representative Jobs - Los Angeles and New York Metro Areas


If you want to ask about any job shown above, you should send your background information to jobs@progent.com. Be sure to include the job codes of the positions of interest.

Additional Facts About Opportunities at Progent

Career Jobs for Network Consultants, Computer Support Technicians,
Security Consultants, and Online Help Technicians

Progent is seeking to hire full-time, results-oriented Microsoft accredited consultants with Microsoft MCSE credentials; Cisco certified network engineers with Cisco CCIE or CCNP certification; security professionals with CISA or comparable security credentials; and high-end network architecture consultants with a background in mobile access, wireless networking, service continuity, workplace recovery, data protection, and server virtualization. Progent also is looking for employees to join Progent's team of help desk service technicians and remote troubleshooting experts. Also, Progent is seeking talented managers who can perform productively in Progent's fast-paced, virtual office culture.

By supporting a staff of talented and dedicated consultants, delivering attentive customer services, and following a strong value-focused fee model, We have been able to increase our customer base dramatically while delivering consulting services to hundreds of companies in Northern California and throughout the United States. A sophisticated virtual office network, a common information database, and a group strategy for problem resolution have allowed Progent to maintain a talented staff and a satisfied customer list.

If you are an information technology professional with technical support experience, teaming with Progent or working for Progent's clients can expand your knowledge through interaction with Progent's group of highly supportive, expert engineers. Progent's focus on delivering network consulting and technical help to small organizations will offer you the opportunity to collaborate intimately with decision makers and add significantly to the success of exciting businesses.

Progent is hiring technical professionals that can show recognized certification in their special expertise. For example, if you are a Microsoft consultant, you must have earned your Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer certificate. In the case of Cisco experts, have your CCIE or Cisco Certified Network Professional credential. For security, you should show you CISSP, Certified Information Systems Auditor, CISM, or one of the other top security certifications. Naturally, Progent is aware of "paper experts". However, simply because a certificate does not guarantee excellence is no excuse for not owning one. If you know your stuff, then most of these tests should present no great difficulty. The point is that if you call yourself a professional, then clients deserve to see certifications. We will broadcast your skills, but you should provide basic credentials for Progent to market. If you are adamantly against the concept of certifications, we can understand and respect your position, but you are likely not an appropriate fit.

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

For over 20 years, Progent's computer professionals have provided low-cost and successful network support services for companies in Northern California and throughout the U.S. An advanced virtual office environment, a shared technical knowledge base, and a team approach to problem resolution have enabled us to build a talented staff and quickly grow a satisfied clientele.

The Experts Group is Progent's way to offer clients the help of specialized information technology support professionals who have advanced skills and field experience in key technologies outside of Progent's primary focus in network infrastructure and security. Experts Group consultants are often independent contractors and sometimes "moonlighters" who are carefully certified by us to collaborate with Progent's in-house consultants to provide comprehensive, world-class information technology solutions to small companies. Progent is continually expanding the Experts Team to meet the particular needs of our customer base.

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

  • Apple OS integration and programs
  • Expertise for Linux-based, UNIX-powered, and Sun Solaris environments
  • Manufacturing Resource Planning, Enterprise Resource Planning, or CRM customization
  • Line-of-business and vertical program help
  • CIO, business analyst, and project logistics outsourcing
  • Special program design and deployment
  • Web site, electronic business, Electronic Data Interchange, and customer portal design and deployment
  • SQL management and efficiency help
  • Management information consulting
  • Telecom architecture consulting

Benefits of being a member of Our Experts Team include:

  • By associating with Progent, you can leverage the impact of Progent's explosive expansion and excellent recognition in the industry. By maintaining a team of talented and dedicated professionals, providing attentive client care, and practicing a strong, ROI-oriented billing structure, Progent has multiplied our customer base during the past few years and Progent currently provides consulting support to hundreds of companies in California and across the U.S.
  • Our experienced marketing team handles all facets of promoting your skills and technical knowledge into our quickly growing client base, so you spend less time signing up customers and extra time making revenue.
  • We will facilitate relationship building between you and our key team of expert Microsoft and Cisco certified engineers who are the gateway to the decision makers among Progent's customers.
  • Progent's sales and administration teams will take care of the entire sales and engagement cycle, from opportunity generation, job qualification, customer requirements description, skills matching, job scoping proposal writing, contract negotiation and execution. Your exclusive focus is on delivering high-level consulting service.
  • Progent will provide you connections to Progent's advanced virtual office environment, offering convenient meeting/work locations in Northern California, as well as Internet and telecomm connectivity throughout the U.S.
  • You will have the benefit of Progent's vast knowledge base, procedures based on best practices, abundance of professional documents, and the shared expertise from one of the country's largest independent groups of experienced network engineers.
  • Progent will pass on special benefits from top vendors including Microsoft and Cisco, including free ordiscounted educational seminars, web access to special vendor troubleshooting tools and technical support resources, and downloadable in-house use software for education or sales 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 no cost to become a member of our Experts Group, but Progent has these qualifications for membership:

  • You should have a strong background as a consultant operating on your own in your field of expertise, including a minimum two year record of completed consulting jobs or you must have an active customer base to whom you now provide continuing consulting services.
  • You have to demonstrate that you have expertise in your field of specialization, which includes showing an extensive task-relevant record and strong referrals, and possess current manufacturer or industry professional qualifications.
  • You must know how to present yourself in a professional way and be self motivated and assured in your abilities. You should have strong communications skills and understand how to work effectively alone or as a member of a team.
  • You must be able to articulate proper expectations to clients and fellow Progent consultants and you should be able scope out projects, create project plans, and define realistic time lines.

Improve Your Skills with Advanced Technology and
Working with the Top Team of Network Engineers

Progent's business climate will allow you to become a more capable consultant by enhancing your technical skills and increasing the loyalty of your clients. Progent delivers on this promise by attracting the best consulting experts for you to operate with, offering a state-of-the-art system infrastructure, running proprietary application tools to deliver the highest level of support, and by streamlining our business structures for finding and retaining clients.

The decisive factor that differentiates us from ordinary network support companies is the high caliber of our support professionals. Among the 50 or so consultants who have joined Progent, we have recruited top expertise covering a broad array of technologies. Whether it’s Microsoft servers, Cisco switches, network security, Apple, Linux/UNIX, server virtualization, or other vital technologies, we engage experts who can help you to be effective on major jobs by leveraging the collective experience of Progent's group of experts.

To ensure the productivity of Progent's team, we invest significantly in providing the best technology to do the job properly. We will leverage technology to an extraordinary degree and our advanced virtual office environment enables seamless connectivity, collaboration, and knowledge sharing with fellow Progent consultants — entirely from at-home or mobile offices. Consultants don’t throw away time or forfeit income with daily commutes to a conventional office, and all travel you do for on-site customer work is determined by your own time table, not Progent's. The most attractive benefit is that much of our support services can be performed off-site, representing maximum efficiency for billable hours. In fact, some Progent team members do remote consulting only.

Our operations are set up for reacting rapidly and effectively to customer needs via knowledge sharing and collaborative problem resolution. Although Progent's consultants work with a great deal of freedom, dispatching is unified, client issues and resolutions are carefully monitored, recorded, and organized for easy reference, up-to-date consultant schedules are broadcast to streamline team projects and enable trouble escalation, and customer approval is always monitored. We strengthen the feeling of cooperation through monthly team meetings and quarterly company-wide events.

Most of our team is located throughout California, however Progent is building a rapidly growing team of consulting experts from across America. Progent's virtual office environment eliminates regional boundaries that restrict the efficiency of traditional business models. We complete the package by offering a comprehensive employee care plan to ensure the health and economic security of our employees and their families.

Not only do we have world-class consulting professionals, Progent's marketing and administration groups 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 each month. Progent recently celebrated the delivery of support to our 1,000th customer. Try typing “Cisco consultants” or “Microsoft consultants” into Google to check for yourself why we are also a strong sales operation.

Possessing a commitment to technical excellence is a key for growth with Progent. A career in consulting will drive you to enhance your skills more than is possible in any other job in information technology. Being confronted by a steady series of network challenges is what makes professional support exciting. Clients rely on consulting firms to do the “hard stuff.” Innovative projects, leading-edge deployments, vexing or entrenched issues, and difficult migrations are the basis for what we do every day. At Progent, you will not stall or be narrowly defined, as is sadly common for network professionals in ordinary corporate jobs. You will wake up every day enthusiastic about the challenges to come.

On the way, you will meet some great folks, both by establishing strong customer contacts and by operating closely with other Progent team members, where you will learn from and contribute to their success. Yes, technology is vital, but we are a relationship-oriented company from top to bottom. If you don’t offer excellent communications skills or like working with a diverse assortment of personalities, then Progent is in all likelihood a poor fit.

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

Get Quality of Life Benefits and Technical Prowess with
Our Advanced Virtual Office Environment

Progent is convinced that a carefully designed and implemented information system can be a pivotal piece for enabling a firm's success, and Progent applies this credo in our corporate network environment. We have built a zero-downtime virtual office network that allows our in-house engineers and certified contractors to offer rapid and efficient service, collaborate closely on complex projects, and gain from professional and personal maturity by acting as a member of an exciting business culture of self motivation and freedom.
















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