One of the top IT consulting companies for small and midsize business systems, Progent manages a full-time team of certified support professionals who concentrate on mainstream IT areas such as:

  • Microsoft Windows technology
  • Cisco routers, switches, firewalls, wireless access points, plus VoIP solutions
  • Enterprise security consulting
  • Advanced system architecture
  • Off-site troubleshooting and network administration

Progent's Experts Group, which includes independent consultants qualified and managed by Progent, provides exceptionally refined skills in a broad variety of vital business areas and networking solutions that include:

  • Apple OS and iOS integration and applications
  • Support for Linux-powered, UNIX-based, and Sun Solaris environments
  • Dynamics MRP, Enterprise Resource Planning, or Customer Relationship Management expertise
  • Business Intelligence expertise for platforms including SQL Server BI Stack, Power BI, and Crystal Reports
  • CIO, business analyst, and project logistics outsourcing
  • Web application software development, integration, and troubleshooting
  • SQL Server and Oracle Database programming and management help
  • Office Access database application programming, migration and troubleshooting
  • Microsoft Office and Microsoft Office 365 custom training

Creative models for attracting customers, delivering support, establishing a dynamic company culture, and providing highly competitive compensation and benefits have allowed us to become among the most rapidly expanding and best recognized Microsoft Gold Partners consulting organizations in America and to build an international organization for providing remote network support. If you are a certified computer technician or information technology consultant with an orientation towards a customer service and excellent communication skills, you will find in Progent an opportunity for adding to your technical knowledge, developing a more independent lifestyle, and attaining financial security.

Learn Additional Details About Jobs with Progent
Follow these links to find out additional details about Progent's job openings, company philosophy, work conditions, compensation structure, and benefits:

Consulting Jobs at Progent
We are seeking a variety of full-time professionals such as experienced Microsoft MCSE and MCP computer consultants; network experts with Cisco CCIE, CCNP, or CCNA certification; and specialists in advanced system design with backgrounds in mobile connectivity, wireless integration, non-stop systems, disaster recovery planning, data preservation, and virtual servers. Progent is also looking for desktop support experts, remote service professionals, and CISM certified security professionals. Progent is also looking for experienced managers and administrators who can operate efficiently in Progent's high-growth, virtual office model. Find out additional information concerning full-time professional services jobs at Progent by going to Full-time Careers at Progent.

Freelance Work at Progent
Progent works with freelance consultants with in-depth expertise and field experience in important information technology areas outside our main service focus. Our Experts Team employs contractors who offer advice and programming services for line-of-business applications such as Manufacturing Resource Planning, Enterprise Resource Planning, or Customer Relationship Management; possess in-depth knowledge of popular platforms such as Linux, Apple OS, or Solaris, or offer world-class help in areas like telecommunications, web development, Juniper Networks products, eCommerce, or Oracle and MySQL Database development and administration. Independent consultants qualified by Progent cooperate with Progent's full-time consultants to provide comprehensive solutions for small company networks. In order to learn more details concerning freelance work with our Experts Consulting Group, refer to Contracting Work with Progent.

Ways That We Are Exceptional
We have managed to attract the best professional talent by being different. Providing an innovative blend of entrepreneurial drive, insistence on customer satisfaction, use of state-of-the-art technology, and a flexible business structure that offers quality-of-life choices for our consulting team, Progent creates a dynamic setting for talented individuals who have a desire for rapidly enhancing their technical skills to deliver concrete solutions for a variety of organizations and network environments. Learn more information concerning reasons Progent is unique by visiting Reasons That We Are Different.

Our Virtual Office Work Environment
Our virtual office model provides sophisticated technologies that allow off-site access, wireless connectivity, easy access to Progent's knowledge bases, and close collaboration with talented team members to help you to resolve challenging network problems. Progent's virtual office structure frees consultants to concentrate on providing service instead of fighting commutes and lets consultants build lasting customer relationships by permitting you to provide fast, effective, and cost-effective solutions. In order to find out more information about our virtual office work environment, see Progent virtual Office Work Environment.

Compensation Model and Benefit Programs
Progent's compensation model is based on revenue sharing. What you make is entirely determined by the revenue you contribute. Consultants have the option of concentrating on quality of life and electing to work at a more relaxed pace, using Progent's flexible structure to make time for personal pursuits, or you can take advantage of the chance to make significant money through hard effort and lots of hours. Progent also offers comprehensive family health insurance as well as many other benefits. Learn additional details about Progent's compensation and benefits by going to Our Compensation and Benefit Packages.

Working with Progent Frequently Asked Questions
To see replies to common enquiries about becoming employed by Progent, refer to Jobs at Progent Frequently Asked Questions.

The following is a description of some available job openings:


Job Code
 
Job Description

P014

Sr. Microsoft Computer Consulting Expert - San Francisco Bay Area
Progent is looking for experienced Senior Microsoft computer consultants in the San Francisco Bay Area to help a variety of small businesses to manage networks powered by Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008, and Microsoft Exchange 2007 through 2016. Important areas of knowledge include network architecture, Active Directory design and repair, Exchange-based email, security, and server monitoring.

Details about Sr. Microsoft IT Consultant Jobs


P016

Desktop Engineer - San Francisco Bay Area
Progent is looking for Desktop Support Consultants to help Progent's clients with maintenance, break/fix and project work. This is a 1099 consulting role that will be performed at our customer sites 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 extensively with client's executives, management, IT staff or under the direction or guidance of our senior consultant to support the client's end users.

Details on Desktop Engineer Job


P018

Sr. Microsoft IT Consultant - New York Metro, Pittsburgh and Los Angeles Areas
Progent is looking for proven Sr. Microsoft computer consultants in the New York metro, Pittsburgh and Los Angeles areas to help a range of small businesses manage networks based on Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008, and Microsoft Exchange 2007 to 2016. Key areas of expertise include system architecture, Active Directory design and repair, Exchange-based messaging, security, and server monitoring.

Details about Sr. Microsoft Information Technology Consultant Job


Expert

Sr. Exchange Expert - San Francisco Bay Area, Online
Progent is looking for a Sr. Exchange consultant to lead enterprise-level Exchange design and implementation initiatives. The right candidate should be a technical consultant with mastery in the area of Microsoft Exchange 2007 through 2016 and Microsoft Office 365 and with a thorough understanding of Active Directory. This role would require a background in the consulting, architectural design, deployment and maintenance of these platforms.

More information on Senior Exchange Consultant Positions


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 responsible for selling the company's broad portfolio of information technology outsourcing and network consulting, and development services. Activities of the BDR include:
  • Generating and explaining crucial components of consulting propositions which associate Progent's deliverables with a customer's unique competitive requirements
  • Maintaining strong relationships with Progent's customers
  • Providing continuing account management and generating follow-on sales
  • Maintaining an understanding of continually evolving IT technology

Details on Business Development Representative Job - Los Angeles and New York Metro Areas


If you wish to enquire about any job shown above, you should send your resume to jobs@progent.com. Please include the code numbers of the positions that interest you.

More Information About Jobs at Progent

Career Work for Network Consultants, Desktop Support Technicians,
Security Consultants, and Remote Help Professionals

Progent is seeking to find fulltime, results-driven Microsoft accredited consultants with Microsoft MCSE, MCSA, or MCP credentials; Cisco certified system engineers who have Cisco CCIE or CCNP certification; security professionals with CISSP, CISM, or CISA or comparable security credentials; and advanced system design experts with a background in mobile solutions, wireless connectivity, fault tolerance, disaster recovery, information protection, and virtual servers. Progent also is looking for employees who can join Progent's team of helpdesk support technicians and remote troubleshooting professionals. Also, Progent is hiring talented administrators able to perform productively in Progent's high-growth, virtual office environment.

By maintaining a team of skilled and dedicated consultants, providing attentive client care, and offering a competitive results-focused pricing model, Progent has been able to expand our client list dramatically while providing professional services to hundreds of companies in the San Francisco area and throughout the United States. A sophisticated virtual office network, a shared knowledge database, and a group approach to problem solving have helped Progent to retain a talented consulting team and a satisfied customer list.

For an information technology professional with technical support expertise, teaming with Progent or helping our customers will enhance your knowledge via interaction with Progent's staff of highly team-oriented, expert consultants. Our commitment to delivering network expertise and technical support to small and midsize organizations will offer you the opportunity to work intimately with key players and contribute significantly to the success of exciting businesses.

Progent is looking for technical professionals that have verifiable certification in their special focus. For example, if you are a Microsoft consultant, you must have your MCSE certificate. For Cisco experts, show us your Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert or Cisco Certified Network Professional certificate. For network security, you should have earned you CISSP, CISA, Certified Information Security Manager, or one of the other leading security credentials. Naturally, we are aware of “paper MCSEs.” Nevertheless, the fact that a credential can not guarantee excellence is no justification for not having one. If you know your stuff, then most of those certifications should be no challenge. The bottom line is that if you represent yourself to be an expert, then clients expect certifications. Progent will broadcast your talents, but you must have basic certifications for us to work with. In case you stand adamantly against the idea of certifications, Progent can understand and honor your position, but you are probably not a good candidate.

Contract Jobs for Certified Experts for
Windows, Mac, Linux-based, and Sun Technology

For more than 20 years, Progent's information technology engineers have offered affordable and effective computer support services for businesses in the San Francisco Bay Area and throughout the U.S. A sophisticated virtual office network, a shared technical database, and a collaborative philosophy for problem solving have enabled us to build a talented consulting group and quickly grow a satisfied customer base.

The Experts Group is Progent's way to provide clients the services of specialized computer consulting professionals who have advanced skills and work experience in key technologies beyond Progent's primary concentration in system support and security. Experts Team consultants are often independent contractors and sometimes "moonlighters" who have been carefully qualified by us to work closely with Progent's in-house engineers to deliver end-to-end, enterprise-class information technology services to small and midsize businesses. We are continually expanding our Experts Group in order to meet the special requirements of our customer base.

Progent's Experts Team now provides support in these technologies:

  • Macintosh integration and applications
  • Consulting for Linux-powered, UNIX-powered, and Sun environments
  • MRP, Enterprise Resource Planning, or Customer Relationship Management consulting
  • Line-of-business and vertical application help
  • Chief Information Officer, business analyst, and project logistics services
  • Special program design and deployment
  • Web site, electronic business, EDI, and customer portal development and integration
  • DBM support and performance help
  • Business information expertise
  • Telecommunications systems consulting

Advantages of being a member of Progent's Experts Team include:

  • By working with Progent, you get to take advantage of the impact of Progent's explosive expansion and excellent reputation in the market. By having a team of talented and committed consultants, providing attentive client support, and practicing a strong, ROI-focused billing structure, we have quadrupled our clientele over the last several years and Progent now provides consulting services to hundreds of businesses in California and throughout the U.S.
  • Progent's experienced marketing staff handles all facets of promoting your services and areas of knowledge into our rapidly growing client base, so you expend less time finding clients and extra time making revenue.
  • Progent will facilitate communications between you and Progent's key group of expert Microsoft and Cisco qualified consultants who are the gateway to the influential managers among our customers.
  • Our sales and operations teams will take care of the entire sales and contracting process, from opportunity generation, project approval, customer requirements definition, capabilities matching, job scoping proposal writing, agreement negotiation and generation. Your entire focus stays with providing high-level consulting expertise.
  • Progent will gives you connections to Progent's sophisticated virtual office environment, including professional conference locations throughout Northern California, and data and voice connectivity throughout the United States.
  • You will have access to our vast knowledge base, processes based on industry best practices, abundance of professional publications, and the aggregate experience from one of Northern California's largest independent groups of expert information technology engineers.
  • We will share special benefits from leading vendors including Microsoft and Cisco, including free ordiscounted training classes, on-line access to restricted vendor support utilities and product maintenance resources, and on-line internal use programs for training and/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 charge to become a member of our Experts Group, but Progent has strict requirements for membership:

  • You need to have a strong background as a consultant operating independently in your field of expertise, including a minimum two year history of successful contracting jobs and/or have your own active customer base for whom you currently provide continuing support services.
  • You need to demonstrate that you are an expert in your area of specialization, including having an extensive work-related record and excellent references, and have up-to-date manufacturer or industry professional certifications.
  • You have to know how to carry yourself in a professional manner and be self driven and assured in your skills. You need to have strong communications skills and be able to work efficiently alone or as a member of a team.
  • You have to know how to communicate realistic goals to clients and other Progent consultants and you have to know how scope out projects, create task plans, and define reasonable time lines.

Enhance Your Skills with Advanced Technology and
Joining the Top Team of Computer Consultants

Progent's productive atmosphere will allow you to become a more capable consulting professional by improving your technical skills and boosting the loyalty of your customers. Progent delivers on this promise by attracting the best consulting talent for you to work with, offering a state-of-the-art system infrastructure, using custom application tools to deliver the highest level of service, and by optimizing proven business structures for attracting and keeping clients.

The most important factor that distinguishes us from ordinary network support firms is the excellence of our consulting team. Out of the 50 or so consulting experts who have teamed with us, we have assembled the best expertise across a wide range of technologies. Be it Microsoft Windows, Cisco switches, network security, Macintosh, Linux, server virtualization, or other vital application, we deploy experts who can enable you to be successful on larger projects by combining the collective skills of Progent's team of experts.

To promote the success of Progent's team, we invest heavily in making available the most powerful tools to perform the job efficiently. We will leverage technology to an impressive degree and our state-of-the-art virtual office infrastructure allows seamless connectivity, cooperation, and information exchange with fellow Progent team members — all from home-based or on-the-road offices. Consultants don’t waste time or lose income with daily commutes to a conventional office, and any travel you do for in-person customer jobs is determined by your own time table, not Progent's. The best part is that most of Progent's support services can be performed remotely, offering maximum efficiency for billable time. In fact, some of our team members do remote consulting only.

Our business structure is set up for reacting quickly and efficiently to customer needs via information exchange and cooperative problem solving. Although our consultants work with a high level of freedom, resource allocation is centralized, client issues and solutions are carefully tracked, recorded, and organized for convenient reference, current consultant availability is broadcast to facilitate team tasks and enable problem escalation, and customer satisfaction is always monitored. We reinforce the feeling of cooperation via monthly workgroup conferences and quarterly corporate events.

Most of our team is situated across California, however Progent is attracting a rapidly expanding group of consulting experts throughout America. Our virtual office environment eliminates geographic obstacles that limit the productivity of traditional company structures. We complete the package by providing a full employee care plan to promote the health and economic welfare of our employees and their families.

Not only do we have world-class consulting professionals, Progent's sales and operations groups match the high standards that is Progent. These high-performance factors behind our growth are helping us to identify and sign up the scores of new clients we are now acquiring each month. Progent recently celebrated 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 a strong marketing operation.

Having a passion for technical proficiency is a cornerstone for growth with us. A career in consulting will drive you to learn more than you would in any other job in information technology. Being exposed to a steady series of technical challenges is what makes professional support exciting. Clients rely on a consultant to perform the “hard stuff.” Creative projects, leading-edge implementations, vexing or entrenched problems, and difficult migrations are the foundation for what we do every day. At Progent, you will not stall or be narrowly defined, as is sadly typical for computer engineers in ordinary corporate roles. You will wake up every morning excited about the opportunities ahead.

On the way, you will meet some great people, both by establishing close customer relationships and by working in conjunction with other Progent consultants, where you will benefit from and contribute to their success. Yes, technology is important, but Progent is a relationship-oriented company from top to bottom. If you do not have strong people skills or like cooperating with a varied group of personalities, then we are probably a poor match.

If all this seems right for you, we urge you to talk to Progent about our vision of the new paradigm of information technology consulting.

Get Lifestyle Benefits and Technical Success with
Progent's Sophisticated Virtual Office Environment

Progent is convinced that a well designed and executed network is a pivotal piece for accelerating any firm's success, and we follow this credo in our corporate network infrastructure. We have built a zero-downtime virtual office infrastructure that allows Progent's staff engineers and certified contractors to offer rapid and efficient support, collaborate easily on sophisticated jobs, and experience professional and private growth by being part of an exciting business ethos of self motivation and independence.
















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