Among America's premiere network consulting companies for business systems, Progent manages a full-time team of talented support professionals who focus on core technologies such as:

  • Microsoft products
  • Cisco Integrated Services Routers, switches, ASA firewalls, access points, plus Voice over IP and VPN solutions
  • System security consulting
  • Sophisticated connectivity architecture
  • Remote troubleshooting and system management

Our Experts Team, which contracts independent consultants qualified and managed by Progent, provides highly specialized skills in a broad range of critical business applications and network solutions that include:

  • Macintosh and iOS integration and applications
  • Expertise for Linux-based, UNIX-powered, and Sun Solaris environments
  • Dynamics Manufacturing Resource Planning, Enterprise Resource Planning, or Customer Relationship Management expertise
  • Business Intelligence expertise for Microsoft's SQL Server BI Stack, Excel Data Analysis Tools, and Microsoft Management Reporter/FRx
  • CIO, business analyst, and project logistics outsourcing
  • Web application software development, deployment, and troubleshooting
  • SQL Server and Oracle Database development and management help
  • Microsoft Access database application programming, enhancement and troubleshooting
  • Microsoft Office and Office 365 individual and group training

Creative models for finding clients, providing service, establishing an efficient company culture, and providing highly competitive compensation have enabled us to be one of the most rapidly growing and most well respected Microsoft Gold Partners consulting companies in the U.S. and to establish a worldwide presence for providing online network support. If you are an accredited IT technician or information technology consultant with a drive for a customer success and strong communication skills, consultants will find in Progent a chance for increasing your professional knowledge, developing a more rewarding career, and attaining economic success.

Learn Additional Details About Jobs at Progent
Check out these pages to learn more information about our work openings, company philosophy, work environment, profit sharing model, and benefits:

Full-time Careers at Progent
Progent is looking for a range of full-time workers such as experienced Microsoft MCSE, MCSA, and MCP computer consultants; connectivity experts who have Cisco CCIE or CCNP certification; and specialists in fault-tolerant network design with experience in mobile access, wireless integration, high-availability environments, business continuity planning, data preservation, and server virtualization. Progent is also hiring desktop support experts, off-site service professionals, and CISSP or CISA certified security engineers. We are also seeking veteran managers able to operate efficiently in Progent's dynamic, virtual office environment. Find out more information concerning staff consulting work at Progent by referring to Consulting Positions at Progent.

Contracting Opportunities with Progent
Progent contracts independent consultants who have proven expertise and working background in crucial IT topics beyond Progent's primary technical focus. Our Experts Team employs freelance consultants who can provide consulting and programming services for mission-critical solutions that include Manufacturing Resource Planning, Enterprise Resource Planning, or CRM; have in-depth knowledge of popular platforms such as Linux, Apple OS, or Solaris, or can provide expert help in areas like telecommunications, web site development, Juniper Networks infrastructure technology, eCommerce, or Oracle and MySQL Database development and management. Independent contractors certified by us cooperate with Progent's staff engineers to deliver end-to-end IT services for small company networks. If you want to find out additional details about freelance jobs with Progent's Experts Team, visit Contract Opportunities at Progent.

Ways That We Are Different
We have been able to recruit the best professional talent by being unique. Providing a powerful blend of entrepreneurial drive, dedication to customer success, utilization of advanced technology, and an independent work structure that accommodates life-style options for our team members, Progent offers a dynamic culture for select individuals who have a desire for rapidly improving their technical abilities to deliver concrete solutions for a variety of businesses and network environments. Learn additional information concerning how Progent is unique by visiting Ways That Progent Is Different.

Progent's Virtual Office Work Environment
Progent's virtual office environment utilizes advanced technical tools that support off-site support, wireless communication, easy access to Progent's support databases, and instant cooperation with mobile team members to help you to solve business-critical network issues. Our virtual office network enables you to focus on delivering IT solutions rather than fighting commutes and helps you nurture successful client relationships by permitting you to come up with fast, viable, and cost-effective solutions. To learn more details concerning Progent's virtual office business model, see Progent virtual Office Network.

Compensation and Benefit Programs
Our compensation is determined by revenue sharing. What you earn is entirely determined by the revenue you contribute. Consultants have the option of focusing on life style and electing to work at a more relaxed pace, utilizing Progent's flexible schedule to follow personal pursuits, or you can use the opportunity to earn considerable income through hard work and lots of consulting time. Progent also provides complete family health insurance plus many other benefits. Learn more concerning our compensation model and benefit programs by visiting Our Compensation Model and Benefits.

Working with Progent Questions and Answers
For replies to frequent enquiries about becoming employed by Progent, visit Jobs at Progent Questions and Answers.

The following is a description of our available job opportunities:


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P014

Senior Microsoft IT Consultant - San Francisco Bay Area
Progent is looking for proven Sr. Microsoft computer consulting experts in the San Francisco Bay Area to help a variety of small and midsize organizations to maintain IT environments based on Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008, and Microsoft Exchange 2007 through 2016. Key areas of expertise include system architecture, Active Directory design and repair, Exchange-based messaging, security, and server monitoring.

Specifics on Senior Microsoft Information Technology Consulting Expert Job


P016

Desktop Support Expert - San Francisco Bay Area
Progent is looking for Desktop Support Consultants to help Progent's 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 notebook computers powered by current Microsoft technologies. In addition, work extensively with customer's executives, management, IT staff or under the direction or guidance of our senior consultant to support the customer's end users.

More information on Desktop Support Expert Positions


P018

Sr. Microsoft IT Consultant - New York Metro, Pittsburgh and Los Angeles Areas
Progent is seeking experienced Sr. Microsoft information technology consulting experts in the New York metro, Pittsburgh and Los Angeles areas to assist a range of small and midsize organizations manage IT environments powered by Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008, and Microsoft Exchange 2007 through 2016. Important fields of expertise include network architecture, Active Directory design and repair, Exchange-based messaging, security, and server monitoring.

Details about Senior Microsoft Information Technology Consultant Job


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Senior Exchange Consultant - San Francisco Bay Area, Online
Progent is seeking a Sr. Exchange consultant to spearhead enterprise-level Microsoft Exchange planning and deployment projects. The ideal candidate would be a technical consultant with subject matter expertise in Exchange 2007 to 2016 and Office 365 and with a solid understanding of Active Directory. This position calls for 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-level sales executive responsible for selling the company's broad selection of information technology outsourcing and network consulting, and application development services. Responsibilities of the BDR include:
  • Generating and articulating key elements of service proposals that align our services with a customer's unique competitive requirements
  • Establishing and maintaining strong relationships with Progent's customers
  • Providing continuing account management and generating follow-on engagements
  • Explaining continually evolving IT technology

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If you wish to ask about any opening shown above, you should e-mail your resume to jobs@progent.com. Be sure to state the code numbers of the positions of interest.

Additional Facts About Opportunities with Us

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

Progent is seeking to hire staff-level, solutions-oriented Microsoft accredited engineers with MCSE or MCP credentials; Cisco accredited network engineers who have Cisco CCIE credentials; security consultants who have CISSP or comparable security credentials; and advanced network design experts with experience in mobile access, wireless networking, high availability, workplace recovery, information preservation, and VMware. Progent also is hiring employees to work on Progent's staff of desktop support technicians and remote troubleshooting experts. Also, We are seeking experienced administrators able to operate productively in Progent's fast-paced, virtual office culture.

By supporting a staff of talented and motivated consultants, providing world-class client services, and following a strong results-based pricing model, We have been able to increase our customer base dramatically while providing professional services to numerous companies in Northern California and across the U.S. An advanced virtual office environment, a common information database, and a group approach to problem resolution have helped Progent to retain a talented consulting team and a satisfied client list.

If you are a network professional with troubleshooting expertise, joining Progent or helping our customers can expand your knowledge through cooperation with Progent's group of mutually supportive, expert engineers. Progent's commitment to providing network expertise and computer help to small and midsize companies will give you the opportunity to work closely with key players and contribute appreciably to the growth of exciting companies.

Progent is hiring consultants who have verifiable credentials in their technical focus. So, if you are a Microsoft expert, you should have your MCSE certificate. In the case of Cisco consultants, have your CCIE or CCNP credential. For security, you should have you Certified Information Systems Security Professional, CISA, CISM, or one of the other leading security certifications. Naturally, we are familiar with “paper MCSEs.” Still, the fact that a certificate does not ensure excellence is no reason for not having one. If you have mastered your stuff, then the majority of those certifications should present no challenge. The point is that if you represent yourself to be a professional, then customers deserve to see credentials. Progent will broadcast your skills, but you need to provide a baseline of credentials for Progent to market. In case you stand strongly against the concept of certifications, we can understand and honor your opinion, but you are likely not an appropriate fit.

Freelance Jobs for Certified Experts for
Windows, Apple OS, Linux/UNIX, and Sun Solaris Technology

For more than two decades, Progent's information technology engineers have provided affordable and effective computer consulting services for businesses in Northern California and throughout the United States. An advanced virtual office network, a common technical knowledge base, and a team philosophy for problem solving have enabled Progent to build a strong consulting group and dramatically grow a loyal clientele.

The Experts Group is Progent's way to provide customers the help of expert computer consulting engineers who have advanced knowledge and work experience in important areas beyond our primary focus in system infrastructure and security. Experts Group consultants are typically independent engineers and occasionally "moonlighters" who are carefully qualified by Progent to work closely with our in-house consultants to deliver end-to-end, enterprise-class information technology solutions to small and midsize businesses. Progent is continually enhancing our Experts Group in order to meet the special requirements of our clients.

Our Experts Group now provides consulting in these technologies:

  • Macintosh integration and applications
  • Consulting for Linux, UNIX-powered, and Sun environments
  • Manufacturing Resource Planning, Enterprise Resource Planning, or Customer Relationship Management customization
  • Mission-critical and specialized program help
  • CIO, business analyst, and project logistics services
  • Special applications development and deployment
  • Web site, eCommerce, EDI, and client information portal design and integration
  • Database support and efficiency consulting
  • Management intelligence consulting
  • Telecommunications systems support

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

  • By associating with Progent, you get to leverage the impact of Progent's dramatic growth and top-notch recognition in the marketplace. By maintaining a team of skilled and committed consultants, providing excellent client support, and practicing a proven, ROI-oriented billing structure, Progent has quadrupled our customer base during the past several years and Progent now delivers professoinal services to hundreds of businesses in California and throughout the United States.
  • Progent's experienced marketing team handles all aspects of marketing your skills and areas of expertise into our quickly expanding customer base, so you spend less time signing up clients and extra time making revenue.
  • Progent will facilitate relationship building between you and our core group of experienced Microsoft and Cisco certified engineers who are the gateway to the influential managers among our clients.
  • Our selling and administration staffs will take care of the entire selling and engagement process, from lead generation, job qualification, customer needs description, skills matching, job scoping proposal writing, contract negotiation and execution. Your exclusive responsibility stays with delivering high-level consulting expertise.
  • Progent will provide you access to our sophisticated virtual office infrastructure, offering professional conference locations in the San Francisco area, plus Internet and telecomm connectivity anywhere in the United States.
  • You will have the benefit of our vast knowledge base, processes based on industry best practices, abundance of professional documents, and the shared experience from one of the country's largest pool of experienced network professionals.
  • Progent will pass on partner-only benefits from top vendors such as Microsoft and Cisco, including no-cost orlow-cost educational seminars, on-line connections to restricted vendor troubleshooting utilities and technical support resources, and on-line internal use programs for training 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 be part of Progent's Experts Group, but we do have strict qualifications for membership:

  • You need to have a proven track record as a consultant working independently in your field of specialization, including at least a two year record of successful contracting projects or you must have your own active client base for which you currently provide ongoing support activity.
  • You need to demonstrate that you are an expert in your area of concentration, including having a long work-related record and strong referrals, and have up-to-date vendor or institutional professional qualifications.
  • You have to be able to carry yourself in a professional way and be self motivated and confident in your abilities. You should have strong inter-personal skills and know how to operate successfully by yourself or as a member of a group.
  • You need to be able to communicate realistic expectations to clients and other Progent consultants and you need to know how scope out jobs, create project plans, and define realistic time lines.

Enhance Your Abilities with Advanced Technology and
Joining the Top Group of Computer Engineers

Progent's work environment will make you a more capable consultant by enhancing your technical knowledge and boosting the loyalty of your clients. Progent makes good on this promise by attracting the top professional talent for you to work with, offering a state-of-the-art network and communications architecture, using specialized application utilities to enable the maximum level of support, and by optimizing our business structures for finding and maintaining customers.

The main factor that separates Progent from typical consulting companies is the high caliber of our consulting team. Out of the 50 or so consulting experts who have joined us, we have assembled top talent covering a broad array of technical areas. Whether it’s Microsoft servers, Cisco firewalls, network security, Macintosh, Linux/UNIX, VMware, or other key technologies, we engage professionals who can help you to be effective on major jobs by combining the aggregate skills of Progent's team of experts.

To ensure the success of our team, we invest significantly in making available the best technology to perform the job efficiently. Progent will exploit information technology to an extraordinary degree and our advanced virtual office environment allows effortless communications, collaboration, and knowledge exchange with fellow Progent consultants — all from home-based or on-the-road offices. You don’t throw away time or forfeit revenue with regular drives to a physical office, and any travel you do for in-person customer jobs is determined by your schedule, not ours. The best part is that much of our support services can be done off-site, offering maximum productivity for income-producing hours. In fact, some of our staff do off-site consulting exclusively.

Progent's business structure is geared towards reacting quickly and effectively to customer needs through information exchange and collaborative problem solving. Although our consultants operate with a great deal of independence, resource allocation is unified, customer problems and solutions are carefully tracked, documented, and archived for convenient retrieval, current engineer availability is broadcast to streamline team tasks and simplify problem escalation, and customer satisfaction is always evaluated. We strengthen the sense of cooperation through periodic workgroup meetings and regular corporate events.

Most of our team is situated across Northern California, however Progent is attracting a quickly growing team of network experts throughout the U.S. Our virtual office infrastructure eliminates geographic obstacles that limit the productivity of conventional business models. We enhance the package by offering a full benefit plan to promote the health and economic security of our employees and their families.

Just as we have world-class consulting professionals, Progent's marketing and operations teams match the excellence that defines Progent. These high-performance factors behind our success are enabling us to identify and land the scores of new clients we are now engaging each month. We recently marked the providing of support to our 1,000th client. Try typing “Cisco consultants” or “Microsoft consultants” into Google to see for yourself why Progent is also an effective sales operation.

Possessing a passion for technical excellence is a key for success with us. A job in consulting will drive you to enhance your skills more than is possible in any other position in information technology. Being exposed to a steady stream of network challenges is what keeps professional support exciting. Clients choose consulting firms to perform the “hard stuff.” Innovative tasks, leading-edge implementations, puzzling or chronic issues, and difficult upgrades are the basis for what we do every day. With us, you will not stall or be narrowly defined, as is sadly common for network professionals in ordinary corporate jobs. You will awake every morning enthusiastic about the challenges ahead.

On the way, you will meet some great people, both by establishing close customer relationships and by operating closely with other Progent team members, where you will learn from and contribute to their success. Yes, technology is important, but we are a relationship-oriented company heart and soul. If you do not have strong communications skills or like working with a varied assortment of personalities, then Progent is in all likelihood a poor fit.

If this sounds good to you, we urge you to talk to Progent about our vision of the future of information technology consulting.

Get Quality of Life Improvements and Professional Success with
Our Sophisticated Virtual Office Infrastructure

Progent is convinced that a carefully architected and implemented information system can be a crucial piece for accelerating any firm's success, and Progent follows this philosophy in our own system infrastructure. Progent has created a non-stop virtual office network that enables our in-house consultants and authorized contractors to deliver fast and effective support, cooperate closely on sophisticated projects, and gain from career and private maturity from acting as a member of a dynamic business culture of personal drive and freedom.
















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