One of the top network consulting firms for business systems, Progent maintains a large team of certified service experts who concentrate on core IT areas such as:

  • Microsoft Windows technology
  • Cisco routers, Catalyst and Nexus switches, firewalls, wireless access points, plus VoIP products
  • Network security consulting
  • Sophisticated connectivity infrastructures
  • Remote IT support and network administration

Progent's Experts Team, which contracts independent experts certified and coordinated by Progent, provides exceptionally refined knowledge covering a broad variety of key software areas and network technologies such as:

  • Macintosh and iOS integration and application software
  • Expertise for Linux, UNIX, and Sun environments
  • Microsoft Dynamics Manufacturing Resource Planning, Enterprise Resource Planning, or Customer Relationship Management customization
  • Business Intelligence consulting for platforms including SQL Server BI Stack, Excel Data Analysis Tools, and Microsoft Management Reporter/FRx
  • CIO, business analyst, and project management outsourcing
  • Web-based application software design, integration, and debugging
  • SQL Server and Oracle DBM development and DBA help
  • Microsoft Office Access database development, migration and troubleshooting
  • Office desktop and Microsoft Office 365 individual and group training

Innovative structures for acquiring clients, delivering service, maintaining a dynamic company culture, and providing highly competitive profit sharing have enabled Progent to be among the fastest expanding and best respected Microsoft Gold Partners consultant firms in America and to establish an international organization for delivering online network assistance. If you are a certified computer technician or information technology expert with an orientation towards a customer success and excellent people skills, consultants should consider Progent a chance for adding to your professional skills, living a more rewarding career, and achieving economic security.

Find Out Additional Information About Jobs with Progent
Follow these pages to learn additional information concerning our job opportunities, business culture, operational environment, compensation model, and benefits:

Consulting Careers at Progent
We are hiring a range of full-time workers including experienced Microsoft MCSE computer engineers; connectivity experts with Cisco CCIE credentials; and consultants for advanced system architecture with backgrounds in mobile access, wireless networking, high-availability systems, business continuity planning, data protection, and virtual servers. Progent is also looking for desktop support technicians, off-site troubleshooting professionals, and CISM accredited security engineers. Progent is also looking for experienced managers and administrators who can operate efficiently in Progent's dynamic, virtual office environment. Learn more information about staff professional services work at Progent by going to Consulting Jobs at Progent.

Contract Jobs at Progent
Progent contracts freelance professionals with specialized expertise and working background in important IT topics beyond our primary service concentration. Progent's Experts Team employs freelance consultants who can provide consulting and programming services for line-of-business applications that include MRP, Enterprise Resource Planning, or Customer Relationship Management; have in-depth expertise with popular operating systems such as Linux, Macintosh, or Solaris, or offer expert skills in technologies like telecom, web development, Juniper infrastructure technology, eCommerce, or Oracle and MySQL DBM programming and management. Freelance contractors qualified by Progent coordinate with Progent's in-house consultants to provide comprehensive solutions for small business networks. If you want to learn more information about contracting jobs with Progent's Experts Consulting Group, see Contract Jobs with Progent.

Reasons That We Are Different
Progent has managed to attract the top consulting talent by being different. Providing an innovative blend of enterprising spirit, insistence on customer satisfaction, use of advanced technology, plus an independent work structure that accommodates quality-of-life choices for our consulting team, Progent creates a dynamic culture for select consultants who have a desire for quickly enhancing their technical skills to create concrete benefits for a range of organizations and network environments. Learn additional details concerning how Progent is unique by visiting How We Are Unique.

Progent's Virtual Office Business Model
Our virtual office model provides sophisticated technologies that support off-site support, wireless connectivity, convenient availability of Progent's knowledge bases, and instant collaboration with talented team members to help you to resolve business-critical IT issues. Our virtual office model allows consultants to concentrate on providing IT solutions rather than dealing with commutes and lets consultants build successful client relationships by enabling you to come up with quick, viable, and cost-effective solutions. If you want to find out more information concerning Progent's virtual office infrastructure, visit Progent virtual Office Work Environment.

Compensation and Benefits
Progent's compensation is based on revenue sharing. The money you make is wholly tied to what you generate. Consultants have the choice of focusing on quality of life and electing to consult at a more relaxed pace, utilizing our versatile structure to make time for personal pursuits, or you can use the opportunity to earn considerable income by hard effort and lots of hours. Progent also offers full family health insurance as well as many other benefits. Learn more about Progent's compensation model and benefit programs by going to Progent Compensation Model and Benefit Programs.

Employment at Progent FAQs
To see answers to popular enquiries concerning being a consultant at Progent, see Jobs at Progent FAQs.

This is a description of some available job openings:


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Senior 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 range of small organizations to manage IT environments powered by Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008, and Microsoft Exchange 2007 to 2016. Important areas of knowledge include system architecture, AD design and troubleshooting, Exchange-based messaging, security, and server monitoring.

Details on Senior Microsoft IT Consulting Expert Jobs


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Desktop Support Expert - San Francisco Bay Area
Progent is seeking Desktop Support Experts to help our customers with maintenance, break/fix and project work. This is a 1099 consulting position 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 clients of all desktop and laptop computers powered by current Microsoft technologies. In addition, work extensively with customer's executives, management, IT group or under the direction or guidance of Progent's senior consultant to support the client's end users.

Specifics about Desktop Engineer Jobs


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Senior Microsoft Computer Consultant - New York Metro, Pittsburgh and Los Angeles Areas
Progent is seeking proven Senior Microsoft information technology consulting experts in the New York metro, Pittsburgh and Los Angeles areas to assist a range of small organizations maintain IT environments based on Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008, and Exchange 2007 to 2016. Important areas of expertise include system architecture, Active Directory design and troubleshooting, Exchange-based email, security, and server monitoring.

Specifics about Senior Microsoft Computer Consultant Job


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Sr. Microsoft Exchange Expert - San Francisco Bay Area, Online
Progent is seeking a Sr. Microsoft Exchange consultant to lead large-scale Exchange design and implementation projects. The ideal applicant would be a computer consultant with subject matter expertise in Exchange 2007 to 2016 and Microsoft Office 365 and with a solid understanding of Microsoft AD. This role calls for a background in the consulting, system design, deployment and support of these technologies.

Details on Senior Exchange Consultant Jobs


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Business Development Representative - Los Angeles and New York Metro Areas
Progent is looking for a Business Development Representative to work as a senior-level sales executive who is responsible for selling Progent's extensive portfolio of IT outsourcing and computer consulting, and application development services. Activities of the BDR include:
  • Generating and explaining crucial components of service propositions that associate our deliverables with real business value
  • Maintaining excellent relationships with Progent's customers
  • Providing continuing account management and generating follow-on sales
  • Explaining rapidly changing IT technology

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


If you wish to enquire about any position listed above, you should e-mail your background information to jobs@progent.com. Be sure to copy the code numbers of the jobs of interest.

More Information Concerning Work with Us

Staff Work for Network Engineers, Desktop Service Specialists,
Security Experts, and Online Help Technicians

Progent wants to find full-time, results-driven Microsoft certified engineers with Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer certification; Cisco accredited network consultants with Cisco CCIE, CCNP, or CCNA credentials; security professionals who have CISSP or comparable security certification; and high-end system architecture experts with experience in mobile access, wireless networking, fault tolerance, workplace recovery, information protection, and virtual servers. Progent also is looking for professionals who can work on Progent's team of help desk support specialists and remote troubleshooting experts. Also, We are looking for talented managers who can perform effectively in our fast-paced, virtual office culture.

By supporting a team of talented and motivated consultants, delivering world-class client care, and offering a strong results-focused pricing model, We have been able to increase our customer base rapidly while providing consulting support to numerous businesses in Northern California and across the U.S. An advanced virtual office environment, a common information database, and a group approach to problem solving have helped Progent to retain a talented staff and a loyal customer base.

For an information technology consultant with technical support expertise, joining Progent or helping our customers can expand your skills through interaction with our group of mutually team-oriented, talented consultants. Our commitment to delivering network consulting and technical help to small and midsize organizations will offer you the chance to work intimately with key players and contribute appreciably to the growth of dynamic companies.

Progent is looking for technical professionals that have recognized credentials related to their technical expertise. So, if you are a Microsoft consultant, you must have earned your Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer credential. In the case of Cisco consultants, have your Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert or CCNP credential. For security, you should have earned you CISSP, CISA, CISM, or one of the other leading security credentials. Of course, Progent is familiar with "paper experts". Notwithstanding, the fact that a credential does not ensure expertise is no reason for not owning one. If you know your stuff, then the majority of these tests should pose no challenge. The bottom line is that if you are a professional, then customers deserve to see certifications. Progent will broadcast your talents, but you need to have basic certifications for Progent to work with. In case you stand strongly against the idea of certifications, Progent can sympathize with and respect your position, but you are probably not an appropriate candidate.

Freelance Jobs for Qualified Application Specialists for
Windows, Mac, Linux-based, and Sun Technology

For more than two decades, our computer engineers have provided low-cost and effective computer support expertise for small businesses in the San Francisco Bay Area and across the United States. A sophisticated virtual office environment, a common support database, and a collaborative approach to problem solving have helped us to retain a strong staff and dramatically grow a loyal clientele.

The Experts Team is our way to provide clients the services of specialized computer consulting engineers who have in-depth skills and field background in important technologies outside of Progent's primary focus in system support and security. Experts Group members are typically freelance contractors and sometimes "moonlighters" who have been carefully certified by us to work closely with Progent's in-house engineers to deliver end-to-end, enterprise-class information technology solutions to small and midsize companies. We are always enhancing the Experts Group to meet the particular requirements of our clients.

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

  • Macintosh integration and programs
  • Consulting for Linux-powered, UNIX, and Sun Solaris environments
  • MRP, Enterprise Resource Planning, or Customer Relationship Management expertise
  • Line-of-business and vertical application support
  • CIO, business analyst, and project logistics services
  • Custom program development and deployment
  • Web, electronic business, EDI, and customer portal development and deployment
  • SQL management and performance help
  • Management information consulting
  • Telecommunications systems support

Benefits of becoming a member of Our Experts Group include:

  • By working with us, you can take advantage of the impact of Progent's explosive expansion and top-notch reputation in the industry. By maintaining a team of talented and committed consultants, offering attentive customer support, and following a proven, ROI-focused pricing structure, Progent has quadrupled our clientele over the past few years and Progent currently provides consulting services to hundreds of businesses in California and across the United States.
  • Progent's veteran marketing staff handles all aspects of promoting your skills and technical expertise into our rapidly expanding customer base, so you spend less effort signing up clients and extra time generating money.
  • We will facilitate relationship building between you and our key group of expert Microsoft and Cisco certified engineers who act as the gateway to the key executives among Progent's customers.
  • Progent's sales and administration staffs will manage the entire selling and contracting process, from opportunity generation, project approval, customer requirements description, skills matching, job analysis proposal writing, contract negotiation and generation. Your entire focus stays with delivering top-quality consulting expertise.
  • We will provide you access to our sophisticated virtual office infrastructure, offering convenient conference locations in Northern California, as well as Internet and telecomm access throughout the U.S.
  • You will have the benefit of Progent's extensive database, processes based on best practices, library of template-deliverable documents, and the aggregate expertise from one of Northern California's largest pool of expert network professionals.
  • Progent will pass on partner-only benefits from leading vendors including Microsoft and Cisco, including no-cost orlow-cost training classes, web access to special vendor support utilities and technical maintenance resources, and on-line internal use programs for training and/or demonstration 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 not any fee to be a member of Progent's Experts Team, but we do have these requirements for membership:

  • You must have a proven track record as a consultant operating on your own in your field of expertise, including a minimum two year record of successful contracting projects and/or have an active client base to which you now deliver ongoing support services.
  • You must demonstrate that you are an expert in your area of specialization, which includes showing a long work-related record and excellent referrals, and possess up-to-date vendor and/or industry professional qualifications.
  • You must be able to present yourself in a professional manner and be self motivated and assured in your abilities. You need to have strong inter-personal skills and be able to work efficiently by yourself or as part of a team.
  • You need to know how to explain realistic goals to customers and other Progent team members and you have to be able evaluate jobs, create task plans, and define reasonable time lines.

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

Progent's productive atmosphere will allow you to become a more capable professional by improving your technical skills and increasing the satisfaction of your clients. Progent makes good on this promise by recruiting the best professional experts for you to operate with, offering an advanced network and communications architecture, using specialized application utilities to enable the maximum level of service, and by optimizing our business structures for attracting and retaining customers.

The main factor that differentiates us from other consulting firms is the high quality of our consulting team. Among the 50 or so consultants who have joined us, we have assembled top talent across a broad range of technical areas. Whether it’s Microsoft servers, Cisco switches, corporate security, Apple, Linux, VMware, or other crucial technologies, we engage experts who can help you to be successful on major projects by combining the collective skills of Progent's group of experts.

To promote the productivity of Progent's consultants, we invest heavily in providing the most powerful tools to do the job properly. We will exploit information technology to an impressive extent and our advanced virtual office environment enables seamless connectivity, collaboration, and knowledge sharing with other Progent team members — all from home-based or mobile offices. Consultants don’t throw away time or lose revenue with regular commutes to a physical office building, and all driving you do for in-person client jobs is based on your own schedule, not ours. The best benefit is that most of our support services can be performed off-site, offering maximum productivity for billable hours. In practice, some of our team members do off-site consulting only.

Our operations are geared towards responding quickly and efficiently to customer needs via knowledge exchange and cooperative problem solving. Even though Progent's engineers operate with a great deal of freedom, dispatching is centralized, client problems and solutions are meticulously tracked, recorded, and organized for convenient reference, current engineer availability is broadcast to facilitate group projects and simplify trouble escalation, and client approval is always evaluated. We strengthen the feeling of connection via monthly workgroup conferences and regular company-wide events.

The majority of our team is situated across Northern California, but Progent is attracting a quickly growing team of network professionals throughout the United States. Our virtual office environment does away with geographic obstacles that restrict the efficiency of traditional business structures. We complete the deal by providing a comprehensive employee care program to ensure the health and economic security of our team members and their families.

Not only do we have world-class consulting professionals, our marketing and administration teams match the high standards that is Progent. These top-notch factors behind our growth are helping us to target and sign up the scores of new clients we are now engaging every month. We lately marked the providing of support 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.

Having a passion for technical excellence is a key for success with Progent. A job in consulting will push you to learn more than is possible in any other position in network technology. Being exposed to a continual series of technical challenges is what keeps professional support interesting. Clients choose consultants to perform the “hard stuff.” Innovative projects, advanced deployments, vexing or entrenched problems, and tricky migrations are the basis for our services daily. With us, you will not stagnate or be pigeonholed, as is sadly typical for network professionals in ordinary corporate roles. You will wake up every morning excited about the opportunities to come.

Along the way, you will meet some great folks, both by building strong customer contacts and by working in conjunction with other Progent team members, where you will benefit from and add to their growth. Of course, technology is vital, but we are a relationship-oriented organization through and through. If you do not have excellent communications skills or like working with a diverse assortment of people, then we are in all likelihood a poor match.

If this sounds right for you, we urge you to talk to us about our vision of the new paradigm of network consulting.

Get Quality of Life Improvements and Professional Prowess with
Our Sophisticated Virtual Office Environment

Progent believes that a well architected and implemented network can be a pivotal piece for enabling any company's growth, and we follow this credo in our own system environment. We have built a zero-downtime virtual office network that enables our staff engineers and certified contractors to offer rapid and effective support, cooperate closely on complex jobs, and experience career and private growth by acting as part of an exciting company culture of personal drive and independence.
















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