Among the premiere IT consulting firms for small and midsize business systems, Progent maintains a large team of talented support experts who concentrate on mainstream technologies including:

  • Microsoft technology
  • Cisco routers, switches, ASA firewalls, wireless APs, plus Voice over IP and VPN solutions
  • Network security analysis
  • Advanced network infrastructures
  • Off-site IT support and system administration

Our Experts Team, which contracts independent experts certified and managed by Progent, offers highly refined skills in a wide range of key software areas and networking technologies that include:

  • Macintosh and iOS networking and applications
  • Expertise for Linux-powered, UNIX-powered, and Sun Solaris environments
  • Dynamics MRP, Enterprise Resource Planning, or Customer Relationship Management consulting
  • BI expertise for Microsoft's SQL Server BI Stack, Microsoft Power BI, and Microsoft Management Reporter/FRx
  • Chief Information Officer, business analyst, and project management outsourcing
  • Web-based app development, integration, and troubleshooting
  • SQL Server and Oracle Database development and management help
  • Microsoft Office Access database development, migration and training
  • Microsoft Office desktop and Microsoft Office 365 online training

Innovative structures for attracting customers, providing support, maintaining an efficient company culture, and providing highly competitive compensation have allowed us to be one of the most rapidly expanding and most well respected Microsoft Partners consultant firms in America and to build an international organization for providing online network service. If you are a certified IT support professional or network expert with an orientation towards a customer service and strong communication skills, consultants will discover Progent an opportunity for adding to your professional skills, living a more rewarding career, and attaining financial security.

Learn More Information About Working at Progent
Follow these pages to find out additional details about Progent's work opportunities, business philosophy, work conditions, compensation model, and benefits packages:

Consulting Work at Progent
Progent is seeking a range of full-time professionals such as motivated Microsoft MCSE computer engineers; connectivity consultants with Cisco CCIE, CCNP, or CCNA certification; and specialists in advanced network design with backgrounds in mobile connectivity, wireless integration, high-availability environments, disaster recovery planning, data preservation, and VMware technology. Progent is also hiring workstation support technicians, off-site troubleshooting professionals, and CISSP, CISM, or CISA certified security engineers. Progent is also looking for experienced managers who can perform efficiently in our dynamic, virtual office model. Find out more information concerning full-time consulting positions at Progent by going to Consulting Jobs at Progent.

Contracting Opportunities at Progent
Progent works with freelance consultants who have proven expertise and working experience in important IT areas beyond Progent's primary technical concentration. Our Experts Group hires contractors who can provide advice and development support for strategic applications such as Manufacturing Resource Planning, Enterprise Resource Planning, or Customer Relationship Management; have specialized expertise with non-Microsoft operating systems such as Linux, Apple OS, or Solaris, or can provide expert skills in technologies such as telecom, web design, Juniper infrastructure technology, eCommerce, or Oracle Database development and management. Independent consultants qualified by Progent coordinate with Progent's in-house professionals to deliver end-to-end solutions for small business networks. In order to learn additional information about contracting jobs with Progent's Experts Consulting Group, go to Contract Jobs with Progent.

Ways That We Are Different
We have managed to attract the top professional talent by being different. With an innovative mix of enterprising drive, dedication to client satisfaction, utilization of advanced technical tools, plus a flexible business structure that accommodates life-style options for our team members, Progent creates a stimulating culture for talented individuals who posses a drive for quickly improving their professional abilities to deliver concrete solutions for a range of businesses and technical environments. Learn additional information concerning reasons Progent is unique by going to Ways That We Are Exceptional.

Our Virtual Office Work Environment
Progent's virtual office model incorporates state-of-the-art technical tools that enable remote support, wireless communication, easy availability of our knowledge bases, and close collaboration with mobile team members to allow you to solve business-critical IT issues. Our virtual office model allows consultants to focus on providing service instead of fighting commutes and lets consultants nurture successful customer relationships by enabling you to come up with quick, viable, and cost-effective solutions. If you want to find out more details concerning Progent's virtual office business model, see Progent virtual Office Infrastructure.

Compensation Model and Benefits
Our compensation is based on revenue sharing. The money you make is wholly based on the revenue you generate. Consultants have the option of concentrating on life style and electing to work at a more relaxed pace, using Progent's flexible structure to follow individual enthusiasms, or you can use the opportunity to make considerable income through hard effort and long consulting time. Progent also provides comprehensive family health care insurance as well as numerous additional benefits. Find out more about our compensation model and benefit packages by visiting Our Compensation Model and Benefit Packages.

Working with Progent FAQs
To see answers to common questions about being employed by Progent, go to Working with Progent Questions and Answers.

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


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Senior Microsoft Information Technology Consultant - San Francisco Bay Area
Progent is looking for proven Senior Microsoft information technology consultants in the San Francisco Bay Area to help a variety of small and midsize organizations to manage IT environments based on Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008, and Exchange 2007 through 2016. Key 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 Consultants to assist our customers with maintenance, break/fix and project work. This is a 1099 consulting position that will be performed at Progent's customer 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 current Microsoft technologies. Also, work closely with client's executives, management, IT staff or under the direction or guidance of Progent's senior consultant to support the customer's end users.

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Sr. Microsoft IT Consultant - New York Metro, Pittsburgh and Los Angeles Areas
Progent is looking for experienced Sr. Microsoft computer consultants in the New York metro, Pittsburgh and Los Angeles areas to help a range of small organizations manage networks powered by Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008, and Exchange 2007 through 2016. Key fields of knowledge include network infrastructure, Active Directory design and repair, Exchange-based email, security, and server monitoring.

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Sr. Exchange Consultant - San Francisco Bay Area, Remote
Progent is looking for a Sr. Microsoft Exchange consultant to spearhead enterprise-level Exchange design and implementation initiatives. The ideal applicant should be a computer consultant with subject matter expertise in Exchange 2007 to 2016 and Office 365 Exchange Online and with a thorough grasp of Microsoft AD. This position demands experience in the consulting, system design, deployment and maintenance 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-level sales executive who is responsible for selling the company's comprehensive selection of information technology outsourcing and network consulting, and development services. Activities of the BDR include:
  • Generating and articulating crucial elements of engagement proposals which associate our services with a customer's unique competitive requirements
  • Establishing and maintaining strong relationships with Progent's clients
  • Providing ongoing account management and developing follow-on sales
  • Maintaining an understanding of rapidly changing technology

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If you wish to apply for any position listed above, you should send your background information to jobs@progent.com. Please copy the job codes of the jobs that interest you.

Additional Facts About Work with Us

Career Jobs for Network Engineers, Desktop Service Specialists,
Security Experts, and Online Help Professionals

Progent is seeking to hire staff-level, solutions-driven Microsoft certified engineers with MCSE or MCP credentials; Cisco certified system consultants with Cisco CCIE or CCNP certification; security consultants who have CISM or comparable security certification; and high-end network architecture consultants with experience in mobile access, wireless connectivity, high availability, disaster recovery, data preservation, and VMware. Progent also is hiring professionals who can join our team of desktop service specialists and remote troubleshooting professionals. In addition, Progent is looking for talented administrators able to perform effectively in Progent's fast-paced, virtual office culture.

By maintaining a team of skilled and motivated professionals, providing attentive customer services, and offering a competitive value-based pricing model, We have managed to increase our client list dramatically while delivering consulting support to numerous companies in Northern California and across the U.S. An advanced virtual office network, a common information database, and a team approach to problem resolution have helped Progent to retain a talented consulting team and a satisfied customer list.

For a network professional with troubleshooting expertise, joining Progent or helping our clients will expand your knowledge via interaction with Progent's staff of highly supportive, talented consultants. Progent's commitment to delivering information technology expertise and technical help to small organizations will give you the opportunity to work closely with key players and contribute appreciably to the growth of dynamic companies.

We are hiring consultants that can show recognized certification in their technical focus. For example, if you are a Microsoft expert, you must have your Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer certificate. For Cisco consultants, show us your CCIE or CCNP certificate. For network security, you should show you Certified Information Systems Security Professional, Certified Information Systems Auditor, Certified Information Security Manager, or one of the other leading security certifications. Naturally, we are familiar with “paper MCSEs.” Still, simply because a certificate can not ensure expertise is no justification for not earning one. If you have mastered your field, then most of these certifications should pose no challenge. The crux of the matter is that if you represent yourself to be an expert, then customers deserve to see certifications. Progent can broadcast your skills, but you should have basic certifications for us to market. If you happen to be adamantly opposed to the idea of credentials, we can sympathize with and honor your position, but you are likely not an appropriate fit.

Freelance Work for Qualified Experts for
Windows, Macintosh, Linux, and Sun Solaris Technology

For more than 20 years, Progent's computer professionals have offered low-cost and successful network support expertise for small businesses in Northern California and across the U.S. An advanced virtual office environment, a shared technical database, and a collaborative philosophy for problem solving have enabled us to retain a talented consulting group and dramatically grow a loyal client base.

The Experts Team is Progent's way to provide clients the services of expert computer consulting professionals who have advanced knowledge and work background in important areas beyond our core focus in network infrastructure and security. Experts Group consultants are often freelance engineers and occasionally "moonlighters" who have been carefully qualified by Progent to work closely with our in-house engineers to deliver end-to-end, enterprise-class network solutions to small and midsize companies. Progent is always enhancing the Experts Team in order to meet the special needs of our customer base.

Our Experts Team currently provides support in these areas:

  • Macintosh networking and programs
  • Consulting for Linux-based, UNIX, and Sun Solaris systems
  • MRP, Enterprise Resource Planning, or Customer Relationship Management expertise
  • Mission-critical and vertical application help
  • CIO, business analyst, and project logistics outsourcing
  • Custom applications design and deployment
  • Web, eCommerce, Electronic Data Interchange, and customer portal development and integration
  • DBM support and performance consulting
  • Management intelligence expertise
  • Telecommunications systems support

Benefits of being part of Our Experts Team include:

  • By associating with us, you can benefit from the impact of our explosive growth and top-notch reputation in the marketplace. By having a group of talented and dedicated consultants, providing attentive client care, and practicing a strong, ROI-focused pricing model, we have multiplied our clientele during the last several years and Progent now delivers consulting support to hundreds of companies in California and across the U.S.
  • Our experienced marketing team takes care of all aspects of marketing your skills and technical expertise into our quickly growing customer base, so you expend less time finding customers and extra time making money.
  • We will assist in communications between you and our key team of experienced Microsoft and Cisco certified consultants who act as the conduit to the decision makers among Progent's customers.
  • Progent's selling and operations groups will manage the complete selling and contracting cycle, from opportunity generation, job qualification, customer requirements description, skills matching, job scoping proposal writing, contract negotiation and generation. Your exclusive responsibility stays with providing high-level consulting expertise.
  • We will gives you connections to Progent's sophisticated virtual office infrastructure, including professional conference locations throughout the San Francisco area, as well as Internet and telecomm access throughout the U.S.
  • You will have the benefit of our vast database, processes based on best practices, library of template-deliverable publications, and the shared expertise from one of the country's largest independent groups of expert network professionals.
  • Progent will pass on special benefits from top vendors including Microsoft and Cisco, including no-cost orlow-cost training classes, web access to special vendor troubleshooting utilities and technical maintenance resources, and on-line internal use software for education and/or sales 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 cost to become part of Progent's Experts Team, but Progent has strict qualifications for membership:

  • You must show a strong track record as a consulting professional operating independently in your field of expertise, including at least a two year history of completed contracting jobs or you must have your own active customer base for which you currently deliver continuing consulting services.
  • You have to demonstrate that you have expertise in your area of specialization, including showing an extensive work-related record and excellent references, and possess up-to-date vendor or industry professional certifications.
  • You have to know how to present yourself in a professional manner and be self motivated and assured in your skills. You need to have excellent communications skills and be able to work successfully alone or as part of a team.
  • You need to be able to articulate realistic expectations to customers and other Progent consultants and you have to know how analyze tasks, produce project plans, and define reasonable work schedules.

Enhance Your Skills with Advanced Technology and
Joining a Great Team of Network Consultants

Progent's business climate will make you a better professional by enhancing your information technology skills and increasing the loyalty of your customers. Progent delivers on this promise by recruiting the best professional talent for you to operate with, providing an advanced network and communications infrastructure, using custom software tools to enable the maximum quality of service, and by streamlining our operational structures for finding and maintaining clients.

The decisive factor that differentiates Progent from typical network support companies is the high quality of our service staff. Out of the scores of consulting experts who have joined Progent, we have assembled top expertise covering a broad array of technologies. Whether it’s Microsoft Windows, Cisco switches, network security, Apple, Linux, virtual servers, or other key areas, we deploy experts who can help you to be successful on larger jobs by leveraging the aggregate skills of Progent's team of experts.

To ensure the productivity of our consultants, we invest significantly in making available the most powerful tools to do the job efficiently. We will exploit information technology to an extraordinary degree and our advanced virtual office infrastructure allows effortless connectivity, cooperation, and knowledge sharing with other Progent team members — all from at-home or on-the-road offices. You don’t waste time or forfeit income with regular drives to a conventional office, and any driving you do for in-person client work is determined by your own time table, not ours. The best benefit is that most of Progent's consulting work can be done remotely, representing 100% productivity for income-producing hours. In fact, some Progent staff do remote consulting exclusively.

Progent's operations are set up for reacting rapidly and effectively to customer requirements through knowledge exchange and cooperative problem solving. Although our consultants operate with a high level of freedom, dispatching is unified, customer problems and resolutions are carefully monitored, documented, and archived for easy reference, up-to-date consultant availability is published to streamline team projects and enable trouble escalation, and client approval is continually evaluated. We reinforce the feeling of cooperation through periodic team conferences and regular company-wide events.

Most of our consultants are situated throughout California, but Progent is building a rapidly expanding group of consulting professionals from across America. Progent's virtual office infrastructure does away with geographic obstacles that limit the productivity of traditional company models. We enhance the package by offering a full employee care plan to promote the health and financial welfare of our employees and their relations.

Just as we have world-class consultants, our sales and operations groups live up to the high standards that defines Progent. These top-notch contributors to our growth are enabling us to identify and land the scores of new customers we are now acquiring every month. Progent recently celebrated the providing of services to our 1,000th customer. Try typing “Cisco consultants” or “Microsoft consultants” into Google to see for yourself why we are also an effective sales operation.

Possessing a commitment to technical excellence is a key for success with Progent. A job in consulting will drive 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. Clients choose a consultant to do the “hard stuff.” Innovative tasks, advanced deployments, puzzling or entrenched problems, and difficult migrations are the basis for our services every day. At Progent, you will not stall or be narrowly defined, as is sadly common for network professionals in traditional corporate roles. You will wake up every day enthusiastic about the challenges to come.

On the way, you will meet some wonderful folks, both by establishing strong customer relationships and by operating closely with other Progent team members, where you will benefit from and add to their success. Yes, technology is important, but Progent is a relationship-focused company from top to bottom. If you do not have strong people skills or like working with a varied assortment of personalities, then we are probably not a good fit.

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

Get Quality of Life Benefits and Technical Success with
Progent's Sophisticated Virtual Office Environment

Progent is convinced that a carefully designed and implemented network can be a pivotal factor for accelerating any firm's success, and we follow this credo in our corporate system infrastructure. We have built a zero-downtime virtual office network that enables Progent's in-house consultants and certified contractors to deliver rapid and efficient service, cooperate closely on sophisticated projects, and gain from career and personal maturity from acting as a member of a dynamic company culture of personal drive and freedom.
















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