Among the top IT consulting firms for business networks, Progent maintains a large staff of certified support professionals who concentrate on mainstream IT areas including:

  • Microsoft Windows products
  • Cisco routers, switches, ASA firewalls, wireless access points, plus VoIP products
  • Network security analysis
  • Advanced connectivity architecture
  • Off-site troubleshooting and system administration

Our Experts Group, which contracts freelance experts certified and managed by Progent, provides highly refined skills in a broad range of key software applications and network technologies such as:

  • Apple OS and iOS networking and applications
  • Support for Linux-powered, UNIX-based, and Sun environments
  • Microsoft Dynamics MRP, Enterprise Resource Planning, or CRM customization
  • Business Intelligence expertise for Microsoft's SQL Server BI Stack, Excel Data Analysis Tools, and Microsoft Management Reporter/FRx
  • CIO, management information analyst, and project management services
  • Web-based application software design, deployment, and troubleshooting
  • SQL Server, MySQL and Oracle DBM development and DBA help
  • Microsoft Access database application programming, enhancement and troubleshooting
  • Office desktop and Office 365 individual and group training

Creative models for attracting customers, delivering support, maintaining an efficient company culture, and providing highly competitive profit sharing have allowed us to become among the fastest growing and most well recognized Microsoft Gold Partners consulting organizations in the United States and to establish a worldwide presence for providing online IT expertise. If you are a certified computer technician or network expert with a drive for a client success and strong communication skills, consulting professionals will discover Progent a chance for increasing your professional knowledge, living a more rewarding career, and attaining economic success.

Learn More Information Concerning Working with Progent
Follow these pages to learn more details concerning our work openings, company culture, work environment, compensation model, and benefits packages:

Consulting Work at Progent
We are looking for a variety of full-time employees such as experienced Microsoft MCSE computer engineers; system experts with Cisco CCIE or CCNP credentials; and consultants for advanced network design with backgrounds in mobile access, wireless networking, non-stop systems, business continuity solutions, data preservation, and virtual servers. Progent is also hiring workstation support experts, off-site troubleshooting professionals, and CISM certified security engineers. We are also hiring veteran managers who can perform effectively in Progent's dynamic, virtual office model. Learn more details concerning staff professional services jobs at Progent by referring to Full-time Jobs at Progent.

Contracting Opportunities at Progent
Progent works with independent professionals with in-depth knowledge and hands-on experience in important information technology areas beyond our primary service concentration. Our Experts Group hires freelance consultants who can provide advice and programming services for line-of-business solutions such as Manufacturing Resource Planning, Enterprise Resource Planning, or CRM; have in-depth knowledge of non-Microsoft platforms such as Linux derivatives, Apple OS, or Solaris, or can provide expert skills in technologies such as telecom, web development, Juniper Networks products, web commerce, or Oracle DBM programming and management. Independent contractors certified by us cooperate with Progent's full-time consultants to provide comprehensive IT services for small and midsize company networks. To find out more details concerning contract work with Progent's Experts Consulting Group, refer to Contract Opportunities at Progent.

How Progent Is Unique
Progent has managed to recruit the best professional talent by being unique. With a powerful blend of entrepreneurial spirit, dedication to customer satisfaction, utilization of state-of-the-art technology, plus a flexible work model that offers quality-of-life choices for Progent's team members, Progent creates a dynamic setting for talented consultants who posses a drive for rapidly enhancing their professional skills to create concrete benefits for a variety of businesses and technical environments. Learn additional information concerning ways that we are different by visiting Reasons That Progent Is Different.

Progent's Virtual Office Business Model
Progent's virtual office environment incorporates state-of-the-art technical tools that allow off-site access, wireless connectivity, convenient access to our knowledge bases, and close collaboration with mobile team members to allow you to handle challenging IT problems. Progent's virtual office setting enables consultants to concentrate on providing IT solutions instead of fighting commutes and lets you nurture lasting customer relationships by permitting you to provide fast, effective, and cost-effective solutions. If you want to find out additional information about Progent's virtual office network, refer to Progent virtual Office Business Model.

Compensation and Benefit Packages
Our compensation model is determined by revenue sharing. The money you make is directly tied to what you generate. Consultants have the option of concentrating on quality of life and choosing to work at an easy pace, using our versatile structure to make time for individual pursuits, or you can take advantage of the chance to make significant money through hard work and long consulting time. Progent also provides full family health care coverage as well as many other benefits. Learn additional details about Progent's compensation and benefit packages by referring to Progent Compensation Model and Benefits.

Jobs at Progent Q&A
For answers to frequent enquiries about becoming employed by Progent, visit Jobs at Progent Frequently Asked Questions.

This is a description of Progent's present job opportunities:


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Sr. Microsoft Computer Consulting Expert - San Francisco Bay Area
Progent is seeking experienced Senior Microsoft information technology consultants in the San Francisco Bay Area to assist a variety of small businesses to manage networks powered by Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008, and Exchange 2007 through 2016. Important areas of expertise include system architecture, Active Directory design and troubleshooting, Exchange-based messaging, security, and server monitoring.

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

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Senior Microsoft IT Consulting Expert - New York Metro, Pittsburgh and Los Angeles Areas
Progent is seeking experienced Sr. Microsoft computer consultants in the New York metro, Pittsburgh and Los Angeles areas to assist a range of small and midsize organizations manage networks based on Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008, and Microsoft Exchange 2007 to 2016. Key fields of knowledge include network architecture, AD design and repair, Exchange-based messaging, security, and server monitoring.

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Sr. Exchange Consultant - San Francisco Bay Area, Online
Progent is seeking a Senior Microsoft Exchange expert to spearhead enterprise-level Exchange planning and implementation initiatives. The ideal candidate should be a computer consultant with expertise in Exchange 2007 through 2016 and Office 365 and with a solid understanding of Active Directory. This position demands a background in the consulting, architectural design, deployment and support of these platforms.

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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 sales executive who is responsible for selling Progent's broad portfolio of information technology outsourcing and computer consulting, and development services. Responsibilities of the BDR include:
  • Producing and explaining crucial elements of service propositions that align our deliverables with a client's primary business needs
  • Maintaining good relationships with Progent's clients
  • Providing continuing account management and developing follow-on engagements
  • Explaining continually evolving technology

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If you want to enquire about any opening shown above, please send your resume to jobs@progent.com. Be sure to copy the job codes of the jobs of interest.

More Information Concerning Opportunities at Progent

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

Progent wants to hire full-time, solutions-driven Microsoft accredited engineers with Microsoft MCSE or MCSA credentials; Cisco accredited network engineers who have CCIE credentials; security consultants with CISSP or comparable security credentials; and advanced network design experts with experience in mobile solutions, wireless connectivity, high uptime, workplace recovery, information preservation, and server virtualization. Progent also is looking for professionals to work on Progent's team of help desk service specialists and off-site troubleshooting experts. Also, We are looking for experienced administrators able to operate productively in our fast-paced, virtual office culture.

By supporting a staff of skilled and dedicated professionals, providing world-class client care, and following a strong results-based fee model, Progent has managed to increase our client base rapidly while providing consulting services to numerous companies in the San Francisco area and across the United States. A sophisticated virtual office environment, a shared information base, and a group strategy for problem solving have helped Progent to maintain a skilled staff and a loyal customer list.

For a network consultant with troubleshooting experience, joining Progent or helping Progent's customers will expand your skills via interaction with our group of highly supportive, talented consultants. Progent's commitment to delivering network consulting and computer help to small organizations will offer you the chance to collaborate closely with decision makers and add significantly to the growth of dynamic companies.

We are hiring consultants who can show verifiable credentials in their technical focus. For example, if you are a Microsoft expert, you should have earned your MCSE credential. In the case of Cisco experts, have your CCIE or Cisco Certified Network Professional credential. For security, you should have you Certified Information Systems Security Professional, Certified Information Systems Auditor, CISM, or other leading security certifications. Of course, Progent is familiar with “paper MCSEs.” Still, the fact that a credential can not ensure excellence is no justification for not owning one. If you know your stuff, then most of those tests should present no challenge. The crux of the matter is that if you call yourself a professional, then clients expect credentials. We will promote your talents, but you need to provide standard credentials for us to work with. In case you are adamantly against the concept of credentials, Progent can sympathize with and respect your position, but you are likely not an appropriate fit.

Contract Work for Certified Experts for
Windows, Mac, Linux, and Sun Technology

For over two decades, Progent's information technology engineers have offered low-cost and effective computer support expertise for companies in the San Francisco Bay Area and throughout the United States. A sophisticated virtual office network, a common support knowledge base, and a collaborative philosophy for problem resolution have helped us to build a strong in-house team and quickly grow a satisfied customer base.

The Experts Group is Progent's way to offer clients the services of expert computer consulting professionals who have in-depth skills and field experience in key technologies outside of our core focus in network support and security. Experts Team consultants are typically independent contractors and sometimes "moonlighters" who are carefully certified by us to collaborate with our staff engineers to deliver end-to-end, world-class information technology solutions to small and midsize businesses. Progent is continually enhancing the Experts Group to address the special needs of our customer base.

Our Experts Group currently offers consulting in these areas:

  • Macintosh networking and applications
  • Consulting for Linux-based, UNIX, and Sun Solaris systems
  • MRP, Enterprise Resource Planning, or CRM consulting
  • Line-of-business and vertical program help
  • CIO, business analyst, and project logistics outsourcing
  • Custom applications development and deployment
  • Web site, eCommerce, EDI, and client information portal design and integration
  • SQL management and performance help
  • Business information consulting
  • Telecom systems support

Advantages of becoming part of Progent's Experts Team include:

  • By working with Progent, you get to take advantage of the momentum of our dramatic expansion and excellent recognition in the market. By maintaining a group of skilled and committed professionals, providing attentive customer care, and practicing a proven, value-oriented billing model, Progent has quadrupled our customer base over the past several years and Progent currently delivers consulting support to hundreds of businesses in Northern California and throughout the U.S.
  • Our experienced marketing staff handles all facets of promoting your skills and technical knowledge into our quickly expanding client base, so you expend less time finding clients and extra time generating revenue.
  • We will assist in communications between you and our core team of expert Microsoft and Cisco certified engineers who act as the gateway to the decision makers among our customers.
  • Progent's selling and operations staffs will take care of the complete selling and engagement process, from opportunity identification, job approval, customer requirements definition, capabilities matching, job scoping proposal writing, agreement negotiation and generation. Your exclusive responsibility is on delivering top-quality consulting service.
  • We will provide you access to our sophisticated virtual office infrastructure, offering convenient meeting/work locations throughout Northern California, plus data and voice connectivity throughout the United States.
  • You will have access to Progent's vast database, processes based on leading practices, abundance of template-deliverable documents, and the shared expertise from one of Northern California's largest independent groups of expert consulting professionals.
  • We will share partner-only benefits from top vendors including Microsoft and Cisco, including free ordiscounted educational seminars, web connections to special vendor troubleshooting utilities and technical support resources, and on-line in-house use software for training 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 a member of our Experts Team, but Progent has the following requirements to join:

  • You need to have a proven background as a consultant operating independently in your area of expertise, including a minimum two year history of successful consulting jobs or you must have your own active client base to which you currently provide ongoing consulting activity.
  • You must show that you have expertise in your area of specialization, including showing a long task-relevant record and strong referrals, and have current vendor or industry professional qualifications.
  • You have to know how to carry yourself in a professional way and be self driven and confident in your skills. You must have strong inter-personal skills and know how to work successfully by yourself or as part of a group.
  • You must be able to communicate proper expectations to customers and fellow Progent consultants and you should be able scope out tasks, create task plans, and estimate reasonable time lines.

Enhance Your Skills with the Best Technology and
Working with the Top Group of Network Engineers

Progent's work environment will make you a better consultant by enhancing your technical skills and boosting the loyalty of your clients. Progent delivers on this commitment by recruiting the top professional talent for you to operate with, providing an advanced system architecture, running custom application tools to deliver the maximum quality of service, and by streamlining our business structures for finding and keeping clients.

The decisive factor that differentiates us from other network support firms is the excellence of our service staff. Among the scores of consultants who have joined Progent, we have recruited the best talent across a broad range of technologies. Be it Microsoft servers, Cisco firewalls, corporate security, Macintosh, Linux, VMware, or other crucial application, we deploy professionals who can enable you to be effective on major projects by combining the collective experience of our team of experts.

To ensure the success of Progent's team, we invest significantly in making available the best technology to perform the work efficiently. Progent will leverage information technology to an impressive extent and our advanced virtual office infrastructure enables effortless communications, cooperation, and information sharing with fellow Progent consultants — entirely from home-based or mobile offices. You don’t throw away time or lose income with regular drives to a physical office, and any travel you do for in-person customer jobs is based on your time table, not ours. The best part is that much of our support services can be done off-site, offering maximum productivity for billable hours. In fact, some of our staff do off-site consulting only.

Our business structure is geared towards reacting rapidly and efficiently to customer needs through knowledge sharing and cooperative problem resolution. Although Progent's consultants work with a great deal of freedom, resource allocation is centralized, client problems and resolutions are meticulously monitored, documented, and organized for convenient reference, up-to-date consultant schedules are broadcast to streamline team tasks and enable problem escalation, and client approval is continually evaluated. We strengthen the feeling of cooperation through monthly team meetings and regular company-wide events.

The majority of Progent's consultants are situated throughout California, however we are building a rapidly growing team of consulting experts from across America. Progent's virtual office environment eliminates regional boundaries that limit the efficiency of conventional company models. We enhance the package by offering a full employee care plan to promote the health and economic security of our team members and their relations.

Just as we have awesome consultants, our sales and administration groups match the high standards that characterizes Progent. These high-performance contributors to Progent’s success are enabling us to target and sign up the 50-60 new customers we are now acquiring every month. Progent lately marked the providing of services to our 1,000th client. Just type “Cisco consultants” or “Microsoft consultants” into Google to check for yourself why Progent is also an effective marketing organization.

Possessing a commitment to technical excellence is a cornerstone for growth with Progent. A job in consulting will push you to learn more than you would in any other position in information technology. Being confronted by a continual stream of technical challenges is what makes consulting interesting. Customers choose consultants to do the “hard stuff.” Creative tasks, leading-edge deployments, vexing or entrenched issues, and difficult upgrades are the foundation for our services daily. With us, you will not stall or be narrowly defined, as is all too typical for computer engineers in ordinary corporate jobs. You will wake up every morning enthusiastic about the opportunities ahead.

On the way, you will work with some wonderful people, both by establishing strong client contacts and by working 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-focused organization from top to bottom. If you do not offer excellent communications skills or like working with a diverse assortment of personalities, then we are probably not a good fit.

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

Enjoy Quality of Life Benefits and Technical Success with
Progent's Advanced Virtual Office Environment

Progent is convinced that a carefully designed and implemented network can be a crucial factor for enabling a firm's growth, and we follow this credo in our corporate network infrastructure. We have created a zero-downtime virtual office infrastructure that allows our staff consultants and certified contractors to deliver rapid and effective service, cooperate easily on sophisticated jobs, and gain from career and private maturity by acting as a member of a dynamic business culture of self motivation and freedom.
















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