Among America's premiere IT consultant firms for business networks, Progent maintains a large team of talented support experts who focus on mainstream technologies including:

  • Microsoft Windows technology
  • Cisco routers, switches, ASA firewalls, wireless access points, plus VoIP products
  • Network security expertise
  • Sophisticated connectivity architecture
  • Off-site troubleshooting and system management

Our Experts Group, which includes independent experts qualified and coordinated by Progent, provides highly specialized skills covering a broad range of vital software applications and networking technologies that include:

  • Apple OS and iOS integration and applications
  • Support for Linux, UNIX-powered, and Sun systems
  • Microsoft Dynamics Manufacturing Resource Planning, Enterprise Resource Planning, or CRM expertise
  • Business Intelligence consulting for Microsoft's SQL Server BI Stack, Microsoft Power BI, and Crystal Reports
  • CIO, business analyst, and project logistics outsourcing
  • Web application software design, deployment, and debugging
  • SQL Server, MySQL and Oracle Database programming and management consulting
  • Microsoft Office Access database application development, migration and troubleshooting
  • Microsoft Office and Office 365 individual and group training

Innovative models for finding clients, delivering support, nurturing a dynamic company culture, and offering highly competitive profit sharing have enabled us to become among the most rapidly growing and best recognized Microsoft Partners consulting firms in the United States and to establish a worldwide organization for providing remote IT service. If you are an accredited computer support professional or information technology consultant with a focus on a client service and excellent people skills, consulting professionals will discover Progent a chance for enhancing your technical knowledge, living a more independent lifestyle, and attaining economic success.

Find Out Additional Information About Jobs at Progent
Follow these pages to find out additional details concerning Progent's work openings, business philosophy, operational environment, profit sharing structure, and benefits packages:

Consulting Positions at Progent
We are hiring a range of on-staff workers such as experienced Microsoft MCSE, MCSA, and MCP network engineers; system experts with Cisco CCIE or CCNP credentials; and specialists in advanced system design with experience in mobile connectivity, wireless integration, high-availability systems, disaster recovery solutions, data protection, and server virtualization. We are also looking for desktop support experts, remote troubleshooting specialists, and CISA or CISM certified security consultants. Progent is also hiring experienced managers who can perform efficiently in Progent's high-growth, virtual office model. Learn additional details about staff professional services work at Progent by going to Full-time Jobs at Progent.

Freelance Jobs at Progent
Progent works with freelance professionals with in-depth expertise and hands-on experience in high-demand information technology areas outside our main technical concentration. Our Experts Group hires contractors who offer consulting and development support for mission-critical applications such as Manufacturing Resource Planning, Enterprise Resource Planning, or Customer Relationship Management; possess deep expertise with non-Microsoft operating systems such as Linux derivatives, Macintosh, or Solaris, or can provide expert help in technologies like telecommunications, web development, Juniper Networks infrastructure technology, eCommerce, or Oracle and MySQL Database development and management. Independent contractors certified by Progent cooperate with our staff consultants to deliver end-to-end solutions for small company networks. If you want to find out additional information concerning contract jobs with Progent's Experts Team, visit Contracting Opportunities at Progent.

How Progent Is Different
We have been able to recruit the top professional talent by being unique. Providing an innovative mix of entrepreneurial spirit, commitment to customer satisfaction, utilization of state-of-the-art technical tools, and a flexible business model that accommodates life-style options for Progent's team members, Progent creates a dynamic environment for talented individuals who have a drive for rapidly enhancing their technical skills to create concrete solutions for a range of businesses and technical environments. Find out additional information about reasons Progent is unique by going to How We Are Exceptional.

Progent's Virtual Office Work Environment
Progent's virtual office environment utilizes advanced technical tools that enable remote access, wireless communication, convenient availability of our knowledge bases, and close cooperation with talented team members to help you to handle business-critical network problems. Our virtual office model enables you to focus on delivering IT solutions rather than fighting commutes and helps consultants establish successful customer relationships by permitting you to come up with quick, viable, and affordable solutions. If you want to find out more information concerning our virtual office infrastructure, go to Progent virtual Office Infrastructure.

Compensation Model and Benefits
Progent's compensation is determined by revenue sharing. What you earn is entirely determined by the revenue you generate. You have the option of focusing on life style and electing to consult at an easy pace, utilizing Progent's flexible schedule to make time for individual pursuits, or you can choose to make considerable money through persistent work and long consulting time. Progent also offers complete family health coverage plus many additional benefits. Find out more details about Progent's compensation and benefit packages by going to Our Compensation Model and Benefit Packages.

Consulting at Progent Frequently Asked Questions
For answers to popular questions about becoming a consultant at Progent, refer to Employment at Progent Questions and Answers.

This is a description of our available job opportunities:



Senior Microsoft Computer Consulting Expert - San Francisco Bay Area
Progent is looking for experienced Sr. Microsoft information technology consulting experts in the San Francisco Bay Area to help 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 fields of knowledge include network infrastructure, AD design and troubleshooting, Exchange-based email, security, and server monitoring.

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Desktop Engineer - San Francisco Bay Area
Progent is seeking Desktop Support Consultants to assist our customers 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 notebook computers powered by the latest Microsoft technologies. In addition, work closely with customer's executives, management, IT group or under the direction or guidance of our senior consultant to support the customer's end users.

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Sr. Microsoft Information Technology Consulting Expert - New York Metro, Pittsburgh and Los Angeles Areas
Progent is looking for experienced Sr. Microsoft computer consulting experts in the New York metro, Pittsburgh and Los Angeles areas to help a variety 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, AD design and repair, Exchange-based email, security, and server monitoring.

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Senior Microsoft Exchange Expert - San Francisco Bay Area, Remote
Progent is looking for a Sr. Exchange consultant to spearhead large-scale Exchange design and implementation initiatives. The right candidate should be a technical consultant with subject matter expertise in the area of Microsoft Exchange 2007 to 2016 and Office 365 and with a thorough grasp of Active Directory. This role demands a background in the consulting, architectural design, deployment and support of these technologies.

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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 operate as a senior-level sales executive who is responsible for selling the company's broad selection of information technology outsourcing/co-sourcing and network consulting, and development services. Activities of the Business Development Representative include:
  • Generating and explaining key elements of engagement proposals which tie Progent's deliverables with a client's primary business needs
  • Establishing and maintaining excellent relationships with clients
  • Providing ongoing account management and developing follow-on sales
  • Explaining rapidly changing IT technology

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If you would like to enquire about any job shown above, please send your resume to Be sure to include the code numbers of the positions of interest.

Additional Facts About Opportunities at Progent

Fulltime Work for Network Consultants, Computer Service Specialists,
Security Experts, and Remote Help Professionals

Progent wants to hire staff-level, solutions-driven Microsoft accredited consultants with Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer credentials; Cisco accredited network engineers who have Cisco CCIE, CCNP, or CCNA certification; security consultants with CISSP or comparable security certification; and high-end system design consultants with a background in mobile solutions, wireless connectivity, fault tolerance, disaster recovery, information protection, and VMware. Progent also seeks employees to work on our team of help desk support technicians and remote troubleshooting experts. Also, Progent is hiring experienced administrators who can operate effectively in our fast-paced, virtual office culture.

By supporting a staff of skilled and motivated consultants, delivering attentive client services, and offering a competitive results-based pricing structure, We have managed to expand our customer list rapidly while providing professional services to numerous businesses in Northern California and across the United States. A sophisticated virtual office environment, a shared knowledge base, and a group approach to problem resolution have helped Progent to retain a skilled consulting team and a satisfied client base.

For a network consultant with troubleshooting experience, teaming with Progent or working for Progent's customers will enhance your knowledge through interaction with Progent's group of mutually supportive, expert consultants. Progent's focus on delivering information technology consulting and technical support to small and midsize companies will offer you the opportunity to work closely with key players and add appreciably to the success of exciting businesses.

We are looking for technical professionals that have verifiable certification in their special expertise. For example, if you are a Microsoft expert, you should have your Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer certificate. For Cisco consultants, have your CCIE or Cisco Certified Network Professional certificate. For security, you should have earned you Certified Information Systems Security Professional, Certified Information Systems Auditor, Certified Information Security Manager, or other top security certifications. Naturally, Progent is familiar with "paper experts". However, simply because a credential does not guarantee expertise is no justification for not earning one. If you have mastered your field, then the majority of those tests should present no great difficulty. The point is that if you are a professional, then customers deserve to see credentials. Progent will market your talents, but you must have basic certifications for Progent to market. If you are strongly opposed to the concept of certifications, Progent can sympathize with and respect your opinion, but you are probably not a good fit.

Freelance Jobs for Qualified Experts for
Windows, Macintosh, Linux-based, and Sun Technology

For over two decades, our computer professionals have offered affordable and successful computer consulting services for small businesses in Northern California and across the U.S. A sophisticated virtual office network, a common technical database, and a team philosophy for problem resolution have enabled Progent to retain a strong consulting group and quickly grow a satisfied customer base.

The Experts Team is our way to provide customers the services of specialized information technology support professionals who have in-depth skills and field experience in key areas outside of Progent's core concentration in system infrastructure and security. Experts Team members are often independent contractors and occasionally "moonlighters" who are thoroughly certified by Progent to work closely with our staff engineers to provide comprehensive, enterprise-class information technology services to small and midsize businesses. We are continually enhancing our Experts Team to meet the particular requirements of our customer base.

Our Experts Group currently provides consulting in these technologies:

  • Apple OS integration and programs
  • Consulting for Linux, UNIX-powered, and Sun Solaris systems
  • Manufacturing Resource Planning, Enterprise Resource Planning, or Customer Relationship Management customization
  • Mission-critical and vertical program support
  • CIO, management information analyst, and project logistics services
  • Special program development and integration
  • Web site, electronic business, EDI, and customer information portal development and deployment
  • Database support and efficiency consulting
  • Management intelligence consulting
  • Telecommunications architecture consulting

Benefits of being part of Our Experts Group include:

  • By associating with us, you get to take advantage of the impact of our explosive expansion and top-notch recognition in the marketplace. By having a group of skilled and committed consultants, providing excellent customer support, and following a strong, ROI-focused billing structure, Progent has multiplied our clientele over the last few years and Progent now provides professoinal services to hundreds of businesses in California and across the U.S.
  • Our veteran marketing team handles all facets of promoting your services and areas of expertise into our rapidly expanding customer base, so you spend less time finding clients and more time generating revenue.
  • Progent will assist in communications between you and Progent's key group of expert Microsoft and Cisco certified engineers who are the conduit to the key executives among our customers.
  • Progent's selling and operations groups will manage the complete selling and contracting process, from lead identification, project approval, customer requirements definition, capabilities matching, job analysis proposal generation, contract negotiation and execution. Your entire responsibility is on delivering high-level consulting expertise.
  • Progent will gives you access to Progent's advanced virtual office environment, offering professional meeting/work sites throughout the San Francisco area, plus data and voice connectivity anywhere in the United States.
  • You will have access to Progent's extensive database, processes based on leading practices, library of template-deliverable documents, and the aggregate experience from one of Northern California's largest pool of experienced information technology professionals.
  • Progent will pass on special benefits from top vendors such as Microsoft and Cisco, including free orlow-cost educational seminars, web access to special vendor troubleshooting utilities and technical support 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 no cost to become a member of Progent's Experts Team, but Progent has strict requirements for membership:

  • You must have a strong background as a consultant working independently in your field of specialization, including a minimum two year history of completed consulting projects and/or have your own active customer base to which you currently deliver ongoing support activity.
  • You must demonstrate that you are an expert in your area of concentration, including showing a long work-related record and excellent references, and possess up-to-date manufacturer and/or industry professional certifications.
  • You need to be able to carry yourself in a professional manner and be self motivated and assured in your abilities. You must have excellent inter-personal skills and understand how to operate successfully alone or as a member of a group.
  • You must be able to explain realistic goals to customers and fellow Progent consultants and you need to know how analyze jobs, produce project plans, and define reasonable time lines.

Improve Your Skills with the Best Technology and
Joining a Great Group of Computer Consultants

Progent's productive atmosphere will allow you to become a better consultant by enhancing your technical knowledge and increasing the satisfaction of your customers. Progent delivers on this commitment by recruiting the top professional experts for you to operate with, offering a state-of-the-art system architecture, running specialized application utilities to enable the maximum quality of service, and by optimizing our business models for finding and maintaining clients.

The most important factor that differentiates Progent from ordinary consulting companies is the high quality of our consulting team. Among the scores of consulting experts who have teamed with Progent, we have recruited the best expertise across a broad range of technical areas. Whether it’s Microsoft servers, Cisco switches, corporate security, Apple, Linux, VMware, or other crucial application, we engage professionals who can enable you to be effective on larger projects by leveraging the collective skills of Progent's group of experts.

To ensure the success of our consultants, we invest significantly in providing the best technology to perform the job efficiently. We will leverage technology to an impressive extent and our advanced virtual office infrastructure allows effortless connectivity, cooperation, and information exchange with other Progent team members — all from at-home or mobile offices. You don’t waste time or forfeit income because of daily commutes to a physical office, and all driving you do for in-person customer jobs is based on your schedule, not ours. The best benefit is that most of our support work can be performed remotely, offering maximum efficiency for income-producing hours. In fact, some Progent staff do off-site support exclusively.

Progent's operations are set up for reacting quickly and efficiently to client requirements through knowledge exchange and collaborative problem solving. Even though our consultants operate with a great deal of freedom, dispatching is centralized, client issues and solutions are carefully monitored, recorded, and archived for convenient retrieval, up-to-date consultant availability is published to facilitate group projects and enable trouble escalation, and client satisfaction is continually monitored. We strengthen the feeling of connection via monthly team meetings and regular company-wide events.

Most of our team is situated throughout Northern California, however we are attracting a rapidly expanding group of network experts from across the United States. Our virtual office environment does away with regional obstacles that restrict the efficiency of traditional business models. We complete the deal by providing a comprehensive benefit plan to promote the health and economic welfare of our team members and their relations.

Not only do we have awesome consulting professionals, Progent's marketing and operations teams live up to the high standards that defines Progent. These high-performance factors behind our growth are helping us to target and sign up the 50-60 new clients we are currently acquiring every month. Progent recently marked the delivery of support to our 1,000th customer. Just type “Cisco consultants” or “Microsoft consultants” into Google to see for yourself why Progent is also a strong sales operation.

Having a commitment to technical proficiency is a cornerstone for success with us. A career in consulting will drive you to enhance your skills more than is possible in any other job in information technology. Being exposed to a continual series of network challenges is what keeps professional support exciting. Clients choose consultants to do the toughest jobs. Creative projects, leading-edge deployments, puzzling or chronic problems, and difficult migrations are the basis for what we do daily. At Progent, you will not stall or be narrowly defined, as is sadly common for computer engineers in traditional corporate roles. You will wake up every morning enthusiastic about the opportunities ahead.

On the way, you will work with some great people, 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 vital, but Progent is a relationship-focused company from top to bottom. If you don’t have excellent people skills or enjoy working with a diverse assortment of people, then we are in all likelihood not a good match.

If all this sounds right for you, we invite you to talk to Progent about our view of the new paradigm of information technology consulting.

Enjoy Lifestyle Improvements and Technical Success with
Progent's Advanced Virtual Office Infrastructure

Progent believes that a well architected and executed information system is a pivotal factor for enabling a firm's success, and Progent follows this credo in our own system environment. Progent has built a zero-downtime virtual office infrastructure that allows our in-house engineers and certified contractors to deliver rapid and effective support, collaborate easily on complex projects, and gain from professional and personal growth from being part of a dynamic company ethos of personal drive and freedom.

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