Among the top network consulting companies for small and midsize business systems, Progent maintains a large team of talented service professionals who focus on mainstream technologies including:

  • Microsoft Windows products
  • Cisco routers, Catalyst and Nexus switches, firewalls, wireless access points, plus Voice over IP and VPN solutions
  • Network security consulting
  • Advanced system infrastructures
  • Remote troubleshooting and network administration

Progent's Experts Team, which contracts independent consultants qualified and managed by Progent, offers exceptionally refined knowledge in a wide range of key software applications and network technologies that include:

  • Macintosh and iOS integration and applications
  • Expertise for Linux, UNIX, and Sun Solaris environments
  • Dynamics MRP, Enterprise Resource Planning, or CRM expertise
  • Business Intelligence expertise for platforms including Microsoft's SQL Server BI Stack, Power BI, and Microsoft Management Reporter/FRx
  • CIO, management information analyst, and project management outsourcing
  • Web-based application development, integration, and troubleshooting
  • SQL Server, MySQL and Oracle DBM development and DBA help
  • Office Access database development, migration and troubleshooting
  • Microsoft Office desktop and Office 365 consulting

Innovative models for finding clients, providing service, creating an efficient working environment, and providing generous compensation have allowed us to be one of the most rapidly growing and most well recognized Microsoft Gold Partners consulting organizations in America and to build a worldwide organization for providing online network expertise. If you are a certified computer technician or network consultant with an orientation towards a client service and excellent communication skills, you will discover Progent an opportunity for enhancing your professional knowledge, developing a more independent lifestyle, and attaining financial security.

Find Out Additional Details About Jobs at Progent
Check out these links to learn additional details about Progent's work openings, business culture, work conditions, profit sharing model, and benefits:

Full-time Positions at Progent
We are hiring a variety of on-staff employees such as experienced Microsoft MCSE, MCSA, and MCP network consultants; system consultants with Cisco CCIE, CCNP, or CCNA certification; and consultants for fault-tolerant system architecture with experience in mobile access, wireless networking, high-availability environments, disaster recovery solutions, data protection, and VMware technology. Progent is also looking for workstation support technicians, off-site service professionals, and CISA or CISM accredited security professionals. We are also looking for veteran managers and administrators who can perform efficiently in our dynamic, virtual office environment. Find out more details about staff consulting jobs at Progent by going to Consulting Jobs at Progent.

Freelance Jobs with Progent
Progent contracts freelance consultants with proven knowledge and working experience in high-demand IT topics outside our main service concentration. Our Experts Team hires freelance consultants who can provide advice and programming services for strategic applications that include MRP, Enterprise Resource Planning, or CRM; have deep knowledge of popular platforms such as Linux derivatives, Apple OS, or Sun, or offer expert help in technologies such as telecommunications, web development, Juniper Networks infrastructure technology, web commerce, or Oracle and MySQL DBM development and administration. Independent contractors certified by Progent cooperate with Progent's full-time consultants to deliver comprehensive solutions for small business networks. In order to find out more information concerning freelance jobs with our Experts Team, refer to Contract Jobs at Progent.

Reasons That We Are Exceptional
We have managed to recruit the best professional experts by being different. With a powerful mix of enterprising spirit, commitment to customer satisfaction, utilization of advanced technical tools, and an independent business model that accommodates quality-of-life choices for our consulting team, Progent creates a stimulating setting for select consultants who posses a drive for rapidly improving their technical abilities to create concrete solutions for a variety of organizations and network environments. Learn more information concerning how Progent is unique by referring to Reasons That We Are Different.

Progent's Virtual Office Business Model
Progent's virtual office environment incorporates sophisticated technologies that enable off-site access, wireless communication, convenient availability of Progent's knowledge bases, and instant collaboration with talented team members to allow you to handle challenging IT issues. Our virtual office structure enables consultants to concentrate on delivering IT solutions rather than dealing with commutes and lets consultants establish lasting client relationships by permitting you to provide fast, effective, and affordable solutions. If you want to find out more details about Progent's virtual office work environment, see Progent virtual Office Work Environment.

Compensation Model and Benefits
Our compensation is based on revenue sharing. What you earn is entirely determined by what you contribute. Consultants have the choice of focusing on quality of life and electing to consult at a more relaxed pace, utilizing our flexible schedule to follow individual enthusiasms, or you can take advantage of the chance to make significant money through persistent effort and long hours. Progent also provides complete family health care coverage plus many other benefits. Learn more concerning Progent's compensation and benefit programs by going to Our Compensation Model and Benefit Programs.

Jobs at Progent FAQs
To see answers to popular enquiries about being a consultant at Progent, visit Consulting at Progent FAQs.

Here is a list of our current job opportunities:


Job Code
 
Description

P014

Senior Microsoft Computer Consultant - San Francisco Bay Area
Progent is seeking proven Sr. Microsoft computer consulting experts in the San Francisco Bay Area to help a variety of small and midsize businesses 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 expertise include network infrastructure, AD design and repair, Exchange-based messaging, security, and server monitoring.

Details on Senior Microsoft IT Consulting Expert Jobs


P016

Desktop Support Expert - San Francisco Bay Area
Progent is seeking Desktop Support Experts to assist our clients with maintenance, break/fix and project work. This is a 1099 consulting role that will be performed at our 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 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 Progent's senior consultant to support the client's end users.

More information about Desktop Engineer Positions


P018

Sr. Microsoft IT Consulting Expert - New York Metro, Pittsburgh and Los Angeles Areas
Progent is seeking proven Sr. Microsoft computer consulting experts in the New York metro, Pittsburgh and Los Angeles areas to assist a variety of small and midsize organizations manage IT environments powered by Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008, and Exchange 2007 through 2016. Key areas of expertise include system infrastructure, AD design and repair, Exchange-based messaging, security, and server monitoring.

Specifics on Senior Microsoft Information Technology Consultant Positions


Expert

Sr. Exchange Expert - San Francisco Bay Area, Remote
Progent is seeking a Sr. Exchange consultant to spearhead large-scale Microsoft Exchange design and deployment projects. The ideal applicant should be a computer consultant with expertise in Microsoft Exchange 2007 through 2016 and Office 365 Exchange Online and with a solid grasp of Active Directory. This position would require a background in the consulting, architectural design, implementation and maintenance of these platforms.

Details about Senior Exchange Expert Jobs


S25

Business Development Representative - Los Angeles and New York Metro Areas
Progent is seeking a Business Development Representative (BDR) to work as a senior sales executive who is responsible for selling Progent's broad portfolio of information technology outsourcing and computer consulting, and development services. Responsibilities of the Business Development Representative include:
  • Producing and articulating crucial components of service propositions which 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
  • Maintaining an understanding of continually evolving IT technology

Specifics on Business Development Representative (BDR) Job - Los Angeles and New York Metro Areas


If you want to apply for any job listed above, please e-mail your background information to jobs@progent.com. Be sure to state the code numbers of the jobs of interest.

Additional Facts Concerning Work with Us

Staff Work for Network Engineers, Computer Service Technicians,
Security Consultants, and Remote Help Technicians

Progent is seeking to find fulltime, results-driven Microsoft accredited consultants with Microsoft MCSE, MCSA, or MCP credentials; Cisco accredited system engineers with CCIE credentials; security professionals who have CISSP, CISM, or CISA or equivalent security certification; and high-end network architecture experts with a background in mobile access, wireless networking, high uptime, workplace recovery, data protection, and virtual servers. Progent also is hiring professionals who can work on our staff of helpdesk support technicians and remote support experts. Also, We are seeking experienced administrators who can perform productively in our fast-paced, virtual office environment.

By supporting a staff of skilled and dedicated professionals, delivering world-class customer care, and offering a competitive value-based pricing structure, We have been able to expand our customer list rapidly while providing consulting services to numerous companies in the San Francisco area and throughout the U.S. An advanced virtual office environment, a shared knowledge database, and a team approach to problem resolution have helped Progent to maintain a talented consulting team and a satisfied customer list.

For a network professional with troubleshooting expertise, teaming with Progent or working for Progent's clients can expand your knowledge through interaction with our staff of highly supportive, expert engineers. Progent's commitment to providing information technology expertise and computer help to small companies will offer you the chance to collaborate intimately with key players and contribute significantly to the success of dynamic companies.

Progent is looking for technical professionals that can show recognized credentials in their special expertise. So, if you are a Microsoft consultant, you must have earned your MCSE certificate. For Cisco experts, show us your Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert or CCNP credential. For network security, you should have you CISSP, CISA, CISM, or one of the other leading security certifications. Of course, we are familiar with “paper MCSEs.” Still, simply because a certificate does not guarantee expertise is no reason for not earning one. If you know your field, then the majority of those tests should present no challenge. The bottom line is that if you are an expert, then customers deserve to see certifications. We will broadcast your talents, but you need to have standard certifications for us to work with. In case you stand strongly against the concept of credentials, we can understand and respect your position, but you are likely not an appropriate candidate.

Freelance Work for Certified Experts for
Windows, Macintosh, Linux, and Sun Technology

For more than 20 years, Progent's computer engineers have offered low-cost and effective computer consulting services for small businesses in the San Francisco Bay Area and across the United States. An advanced virtual office network, a common technical knowledge base, and a collaborative philosophy for problem resolution have enabled us to build a talented consulting group and dramatically grow a loyal customer base.

The Experts Team is our way to provide clients the help of expert information technology consulting engineers who have advanced knowledge and field background in important technologies outside of our primary focus in system support and security. Experts Team members are typically independent engineers and occasionally "moonlighters" who have been carefully qualified by us to collaborate with our in-house engineers to provide comprehensive, world-class network solutions to small companies. We are continually enhancing the Experts Group to meet the special requirements of our clients.

Our Experts Group currently offers consulting in these technologies:

  • Macintosh networking and applications
  • Consulting for Linux, UNIX-powered, and Sun Solaris systems
  • Manufacturing Resource Planning, Enterprise Resource Planning, or Customer Relationship Management customization
  • Strategic and vertical program support
  • Chief Information Officer, business analyst, and project management outsourcing
  • Special program design and integration
  • Web, electronic business, Electronic Data Interchange, and customer portal design and integration
  • Database management and efficiency help
  • Business information expertise
  • Telecommunications systems support

Advantages of being a member of Progent's Experts Team include:

  • By associating with us, you can leverage the momentum of Progent's dramatic growth and excellent reputation in the industry. By maintaining a team of skilled and dedicated professionals, providing excellent customer support, and following a strong, value-oriented billing model, we have multiplied our clientele during the past several years and Progent now delivers professoinal services to hundreds of companies in California and across the U.S.
  • Progent's experienced marketing staff takes care of all aspects of marketing your skills and areas of knowledge into our quickly expanding client base, so you spend less effort finding clients and more time generating revenue.
  • Progent will assist in communications between you and our core team of expert Microsoft and Cisco certified engineers who act as the conduit to the decision makers among our customers.
  • Our sales and operations staffs will take care of the entire sales and contracting process, from lead generation, project qualification, client requirements definition, skills matching, project analysis proposal writing, agreement negotiation and execution. Your entire focus is on providing top-quality consulting service.
  • We will provide you access to our advanced virtual office environment, including professional meeting/work locations throughout Northern California, as well as Internet and telecomm connectivity throughout the United States.
  • You will have access to our extensive knowledge base, procedures based on leading practices, abundance of professional publications, and the aggregate experience from one of Northern California's largest independent groups of experienced consulting engineers.
  • Progent will pass on special benefits from leading technology companies including Microsoft and Cisco, including free ordiscounted educational seminars, web access to restricted vendor support 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 a member of Progent's Experts Team, but Progent has strict requirements for membership:

  • You need to have a strong background as a consulting professional operating independently in your field of specialization, including at least a two year history of completed consulting jobs and/or have an active customer base for whom you now provide continuing consulting services.
  • You have to demonstrate that you have expertise in your area of concentration, including having an extensive work-related history and strong references, and have current manufacturer and/or institutional professional qualifications.
  • You should be able to carry yourself in a professional manner and be self driven and assured in your abilities. You must have excellent inter-personal skills and know how to operate efficiently alone or as a member of a group.
  • You should know how to explain proper goals to customers and fellow Progent consultants and you must know how scope out projects, create task plans, and estimate reasonable time lines.

Improve Your Skills with the Best Technology and
Joining a Great Group of Network Engineers

Progent's productive atmosphere will make you a better consulting professional by enhancing your technical knowledge and boosting the loyalty of your customers. Progent delivers on this promise by attracting the best consulting talent for you to work with, offering an advanced system architecture, using specialized application tools to deliver the maximum quality of service, and by streamlining proven business structures for finding and keeping clients.

The decisive factor that differentiates us from typical consulting companies is the high caliber of our service staff. Out of the 50 or so consultants who have joined us, we have recruited top expertise covering a wide array of technologies. Be it Microsoft Windows, Cisco switches, corporate security, Apple, Linux/UNIX, VMware, or other vital areas, we engage experts who can enable you to be successful on larger jobs by leveraging the aggregate experience of Progent's team of professionals.

To ensure the success of our team, we invest heavily in providing the best tools to do the work efficiently. Progent will leverage technology to an extraordinary degree and our state-of-the-art virtual office environment allows effortless connectivity, cooperation, and knowledge sharing with other Progent team members — all from home-based or on-the-road offices. Consultants don’t throw away time or lose revenue with regular drives to a conventional office, and any driving you do for in-person customer work is based on your own schedule, not Progent's. The most attractive benefit is that much of our consulting work can be done remotely, representing 100% productivity for income-producing time. In fact, some of our team members do remote support exclusively.

Progent's operations are geared towards responding quickly and effectively to client needs via information exchange and collaborative problem solving. Although Progent's engineers work with a high level of independence, resource allocation is unified, client issues and resolutions are carefully monitored, documented, and organized for convenient reference, current consultant schedules are broadcast to streamline team tasks and simplify trouble escalation, and customer approval is always monitored. We reinforce the feeling of cooperation through periodic workgroup meetings and regular corporate events.

The majority of Progent's team is situated throughout Northern California, however we are building a quickly growing group of network experts from across America. Progent's virtual office infrastructure does away with regional obstacles that restrict the efficiency of conventional company structures. We complete the package by providing a full benefit program to ensure the health and economic welfare of our team members and their relations.

Just as we have world-class consultants, Progent's sales and administration groups match the high standards that defines Progent. These high-performance contributors to Progent’s growth are helping us to target and land the 50-60 new clients we are now acquiring each month. We recently marked the providing of support to our 1,000th client. Try typing “Cisco consultants” or “Microsoft consultants” into Google to check for yourself why Progent is also a strong marketing operation.

Having a commitment to technical excellence is a cornerstone for growth with Progent. A job in consulting will drive you to enhance your skills more than is possible in any other job in information technology. Being confronted by a steady series of network challenges is what makes consulting interesting. Clients choose consultants to perform the “hard stuff.” Innovative projects, advanced deployments, vexing or entrenched issues, and tricky upgrades are the basis for our services daily. At Progent, you will not stagnate or be pigeonholed, as is all too typical for network professionals in ordinary corporate roles. You will wake up every morning enthusiastic about the opportunities ahead.

On the way, you will work with some great folks, both by building strong customer relationships and by operating closely with other Progent team members, where you will benefit from and add to their growth. Yes, technology is vital, but Progent is a relationship-focused organization through and through. If you don’t have strong communications skills or like cooperating with a varied group of personalities, then Progent is probably a poor fit.

If this sounds right for you, we invite you to contact Progent about our vision of the future of information technology consulting.

Enjoy Quality of Life Benefits and Technical Success with
Our Sophisticated Virtual Office Environment

Progent is convinced that a well architected and executed information system can be a crucial piece for accelerating any company's growth, and we apply this belief in our own system infrastructure. Progent has built a zero-downtime virtual office infrastructure that enables Progent's staff consultants and certified contractors to offer fast and efficient service, cooperate easily on complex projects, and experience career and personal growth by acting as part of an exciting business ethos of personal drive and freedom.
















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