One of America's top network consultant firms for business systems, Progent manages a large staff of certified service experts who concentrate on core technologies including:

  • Microsoft products
  • Cisco routers, switches, firewalls, access points, plus VoIP solutions
  • Enterprise security expertise
  • Advanced system infrastructures
  • Remote troubleshooting and network management

Our Experts Group, which contracts independent experts qualified and coordinated by Progent, provides exceptionally refined knowledge in a wide range of critical software applications and network technologies that include:

  • Apple OS and iOS integration and applications
  • Expertise for Linux, UNIX-based, and Sun systems
  • Dynamics MRP, Enterprise Resource Planning, or Customer Relationship Management consulting
  • BI expertise for platforms including Microsoft's SQL Server BI Stack, Excel Data Analysis Tools, and Microsoft Management Reporter/FRx
  • Chief Information Officer, business analyst, and project management services
  • Web-based app development, deployment, and troubleshooting
  • SQL Server and Oracle Database programming and DBA consulting
  • Microsoft Access application development, migration and troubleshooting
  • Office desktop and Office 365 consulting

Innovative structures for acquiring customers, delivering support, creating an efficient working environment, and offering generous compensation have allowed us to be one of the most rapidly growing and best respected Microsoft Partners consulting companies in the U.S. and to establish a worldwide organization for providing remote IT expertise. If you are an accredited computer technician or network expert with a focus on a client success and excellent communication skills, consultants will find in Progent a chance for increasing your professional skills, developing a more rewarding lifestyle, and achieving financial security.

Find Out More Information About Working with Progent
Follow these pages to learn additional details concerning Progent's work opportunities, business philosophy, work environment, profit sharing structure, and benefits:

Consulting Work at Progent
We are seeking a variety of on-staff employees including experienced Microsoft MCSE and MCP network engineers; network consultants who have CCIE credentials; and specialists in fault-tolerant system architecture with experience in mobile connectivity, wireless networking, high-availability environments, disaster recovery solutions, data protection, and virtual servers. We are also seeking workstation support technicians, remote service specialists, and CISM or CISSP accredited security engineers. We are also hiring experienced managers who can perform effectively in our dynamic, virtual office model. Find out additional details about full-time consulting work at Progent by visiting Consulting Positions at Progent.

Freelance Jobs with Progent
Progent works with freelance consultants who have in-depth knowledge and hands-on experience in crucial information technology areas beyond Progent's primary technical concentration. Progent's Experts Team employs independent consultants who can provide consulting and programming support for strategic applications such as MRP, Enterprise Resource Planning, or CRM; have specialized knowledge of non-Microsoft operating systems such as Linux derivatives, Apple OS, or Solaris, or can provide expert help in areas like telecom, web development, Juniper infrastructure technology, web commerce, or Oracle Database development and administration. Independent contractors certified by Progent cooperate with Progent's in-house consultants to deliver end-to-end IT services for small and midsize company networks. In order to find out more information about freelance opportunities with Progent's Experts Team, see Freelance Jobs with Progent.

How We Are Exceptional
Progent has managed to recruit the top consulting experts by being different. With a powerful mix of enterprising drive, insistence on customer success, use of state-of-the-art technology, plus an independent work model that accommodates life-style choices for Progent's consulting team, Progent creates a dynamic culture for select individuals who posses a desire for rapidly enhancing their technical abilities to create real-world benefits for a range of businesses and technical environments. Find out additional information about reasons Progent is unique by going to How Progent Is Different.

Our Virtual Office Infrastructure
Our virtual office model utilizes advanced technologies that support remote support, wireless communication, easy access to our knowledge bases, and close collaboration with mobile team members to allow you to deal with challenging network issues. Our virtual office environment enables consultants to focus on delivering service instead of fighting commutes and lets consultants establish successful customer relationships by enabling you to come up with quick, effective, and affordable solutions. If you want to learn additional details about Progent's virtual office infrastructure, see Progent virtual Office Business Model.

Compensation Model and Benefit Packages
Progent's compensation model is determined by revenue sharing. The money you make is directly tied to the revenue you contribute. You have the choice of focusing on life style and electing to consult at an easy pace, using Progent's versatile structure to make time for individual enthusiasms, or you can use the opportunity to make significant income by persistent work and lots of consulting time. Progent also provides comprehensive family health care coverage as well as many additional benefits. Learn more concerning Progent's compensation model and benefit packages by referring to Our Compensation Model and Benefit Packages.

Employment at Progent Q&A
To see answers to popular questions concerning being a consultant at Progent, refer to Working with Progent Questions and Answers.

The following is a list of our current job openings:


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P014

Sr. Microsoft Computer Consultant - San Francisco Bay Area
Progent is seeking experienced Senior Microsoft computer consulting experts in the San Francisco Bay Area to assist a variety of small organizations to maintain IT environments based on Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008, and Exchange 2007 through 2016. Important areas of expertise include network architecture, Active Directory design and repair, Exchange-based email, security, and server monitoring.

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P016

Desktop Engineer - San Francisco Bay Area
Progent is looking for Desktop Support Experts to assist Progent's customers 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 users of all desktop and laptop computers powered by current Microsoft technologies. In addition, work extensively with client's executives, management, IT group or under the direction or guidance of Progent's senior consultant to support the customer's end users.

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P018

Sr. Microsoft Information Technology Consultant - New York Metro, Pittsburgh and Los Angeles Areas
Progent is looking for proven Sr. Microsoft information technology consultants in the New York metro, Pittsburgh and Los Angeles areas to help a variety of small and midsize businesses manage networks powered by Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008, and Microsoft Exchange 2007 through 2016. Important fields of expertise include system architecture, Active Directory design and repair, Exchange-based messaging, security, and server monitoring.

Specifics about Senior Microsoft Computer Consulting Expert Job


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Sr. Exchange Expert - San Francisco Bay Area, Online
Progent is looking for a Sr. Exchange expert to lead large-scale Microsoft Exchange planning and implementation projects. The right applicant should be a computer consultant with subject matter expertise in Microsoft Exchange 2007 through 2016 and Microsoft Office 365 and with a solid grasp of Microsoft AD. This role demands experience in the consulting, system design, implementation and support of these platforms.

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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 responsible for selling the company's extensive selection of information technology outsourcing and network consulting, and application development services. Activities of the BDR include:
  • Generating and articulating crucial components of consulting propositions which tie Progent's services with an organization's IT goals
  • Maintaining strong relationships with Progent's clients
  • Providing ongoing account management and generating follow-on engagements
  • Explaining rapidly evolving technology

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If you wish to ask about any position shown above, you should send your background information to jobs@progent.com. Be sure to include the job codes of the jobs of interest.

Details Concerning Work at Progent

Career Jobs for Network Engineers, Desktop Service Specialists,
Security Consultants, and Online Support Professionals

Progent is seeking to find fulltime, results-driven Microsoft certified consultants with MCSE or MCP certification; Cisco certified network engineers who have Cisco CCIE or CCNP certification; security consultants who have CISSP or equivalent security credentials; and advanced system architecture consultants with a background in mobile solutions, wireless connectivity, high availability, workplace recovery, information preservation, and server virtualization. Progent also seeks professionals to work on our staff of help desk support specialists and remote support professionals. Also, Progent is looking for experienced managers able to perform effectively in Progent's high-growth, virtual office culture.

By supporting a staff of talented and dedicated professionals, delivering world-class customer care, and offering a competitive results-based pricing structure, We have been able to increase our customer list dramatically while providing professional services to hundreds of companies in the San Francisco area and across the U.S. An advanced virtual office environment, a shared knowledge database, and a group approach to problem resolution have allowed Progent to retain a talented staff and a satisfied customer list.

If you are a network professional with troubleshooting experience, joining Progent or helping Progent's customers will enhance your skills through cooperation with Progent's staff of mutually team-oriented, expert engineers. Progent's commitment to delivering information technology expertise and technical support to small and midsize organizations will offer you the chance to work intimately with decision makers and contribute significantly to the success of dynamic companies.

We are looking for technical professionals who can show recognized credentials in their special focus. For example, if you are a Microsoft expert, you should have your Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer certificate. For Cisco consultants, show us your CCIE or Cisco Certified Network Professional credential. For network security, you should show you Certified Information Systems Security Professional, Certified Information Systems Auditor, CISM, or other top security certifications. Naturally, Progent is familiar with "paper experts". Nevertheless, simply because a certificate does not guarantee excellence is no excuse for not earning one. If you know your field, then the majority of those certifications should pose no challenge. The bottom line is that if you are an expert, then customers expect certifications. We can promote your talents, but you should have a baseline of credentials for us to market. In case you are strongly against the idea of credentials, we can sympathize with and honor your opinion, but you are likely not an appropriate candidate.

Contract Work for Certified Experts for
Windows, Macintosh, Linux/UNIX, and Sun Solaris Technology

For more than 20 years, our consulting engineers have provided affordable and successful computer support services for small businesses in the San Francisco Bay Area and throughout the United States. An advanced virtual office network, a common support database, and a team approach to problem resolution have helped Progent to build a strong staff and quickly expand a satisfied client base.

The Experts Team is our way to offer customers the help of specialized information technology consulting professionals who have advanced skills and work experience in key technologies outside of our primary focus in network infrastructure and security. Experts Team consultants are typically freelance contractors and occasionally "moonlighters" who have been thoroughly qualified by us to collaborate with our in-house consultants to deliver comprehensive, world-class network solutions to small and midsize businesses. Progent is continually enhancing our Experts Team to address the special needs of our clients.

Our Experts Group now provides consulting in these technologies:

  • Apple OS integration and applications
  • Consulting for Linux-based, UNIX-powered, and Sun systems
  • Manufacturing Resource Planning, Enterprise Resource Planning, or CRM customization
  • Mission-critical and specialized program support
  • CIO, management information analyst, and project logistics services
  • Custom applications development and deployment
  • Web site, eCommerce, EDI, and customer information portal development and deployment
  • SQL support and performance help
  • Business intelligence expertise
  • Telecommunications architecture support

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

  • By associating with Progent, you get to leverage the impact of Progent's explosive expansion and excellent recognition in the market. By maintaining a group of talented and committed consultants, providing excellent customer care, and following a strong, ROI-focused billing structure, Progent has quadrupled our clientele over the last few years and Progent currently provides professoinal services to hundreds of companies in California and across the U.S.
  • Our experienced marketing staff takes care of all facets of promoting your skills and areas of expertise into our rapidly growing customer base, so you spend less effort signing up clients and more time generating money.
  • We will facilitate communications between you and Progent's core team of experienced Microsoft and Cisco qualified consultants who are the conduit to the decision makers among our customers.
  • Progent's selling and operations teams will manage the entire selling and contracting process, from lead generation, project qualification, customer needs definition, skills matching, job analysis proposal generation, contract negotiation and execution. Your entire responsibility is on providing high-level consulting expertise.
  • Progent will gives you connections to Progent's sophisticated virtual office infrastructure, including convenient meeting/work locations throughout Northern California, and Internet and telecomm connectivity anywhere in the U.S.
  • You will have the benefit of Progent's vast knowledge base, procedures based on industry best practices, library of template-deliverable documents, and the aggregate experience from one of the country's largest pool of expert consulting professionals.
  • We will share special benefits from top technology companies including Microsoft and Cisco, including free orlow-cost training classes, web connections to restricted vendor troubleshooting utilities and technical support resources, and downloadable 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 charge to be a member of our Experts Group, but Progent has the following requirements to join:

  • You need to have a strong background as a consulting professional working on your own in your field of specialization, including at least a two year history of successful contracting projects and/or have your own active customer base for whom you now deliver continuing consulting activity.
  • You must show that you are an expert in your area of concentration, including showing a long work-related history and excellent referrals, and possess up-to-date manufacturer and/or industry professional certifications.
  • You have to know how to carry yourself in a professional manner and be self motivated and confident in your abilities. You must have excellent communications skills and know how to work efficiently alone or as a member of a group.
  • You must be able to explain proper goals to clients and fellow Progent consultants and you have to know how scope out projects, create project plans, and define reasonable work schedules.

Enhance Your Abilities with Advanced Technology and
Joining the Top Team of Network Engineers

Progent's business climate will make you a more capable professional by improving your technical skills and increasing the loyalty of your clients. Progent makes good on this promise by recruiting the best professional talent for you to work with, offering a state-of-the-art system infrastructure, using custom software tools to enable the maximum quality of service, and by streamlining proven business structures for attracting and retaining clients.

The most important factor that separates us from other network support companies is the high caliber of our service staff. Among the 50 or so consultants who have joined us, we have assembled the best talent across a wide range of technologies. Be it Microsoft Windows, Cisco firewalls, corporate security, Mac, Linux, virtual servers, or other crucial technologies, we engage experts who can help you to be successful on larger projects by leveraging the collective skills of our group of experts.

To ensure the productivity of Progent's team, we invest heavily in providing the best technology to perform the work properly. We will exploit information technology to an extraordinary degree and our state-of-the-art virtual office infrastructure enables effortless communications, collaboration, and knowledge exchange with other Progent consultants — entirely from at-home or mobile offices. Consultants don’t waste time or lose income with daily commutes to a conventional office building, and any driving you do for in-person client jobs is determined by your time table, not ours. The best part is that most of our support work can be performed remotely, representing 100% efficiency for income-producing hours. In fact, some Progent team members do off-site consulting only.

Our operations are geared towards responding quickly and efficiently to client needs via information exchange and cooperative problem solving. Even though our engineers operate with a high level of freedom, dispatching is unified, customer problems and resolutions are meticulously monitored, recorded, and archived for convenient retrieval, current engineer availability is broadcast to streamline group tasks and enable problem escalation, and customer satisfaction is always monitored. We strengthen the feeling of cooperation via monthly team conferences and quarterly corporate events.

The majority of our team is situated across California, however Progent is attracting a quickly expanding team of consulting professionals throughout America. Our virtual office infrastructure does away with geographic boundaries that restrict the productivity of conventional company structures. We complete the package by providing a comprehensive employee care plan to promote the physical health and economic welfare of our employees and their relations.

Just as we have awesome consulting professionals, Progent's marketing and administration teams match the high standards that is Progent. These top-notch contributors to Progent’s growth are enabling us to identify and sign up the 50-60 new clients we are currently engaging each month. Progent recently celebrated the delivery of services to our 1,000th client. Just type “Cisco consultants” or “Microsoft consultants” into Google to check for yourself why we are also an effective sales operation.

Possessing a passion for technical proficiency is a cornerstone for success with us. A career in consulting will drive you to enhance your skills more than you would in any other job in information technology. Being exposed to a continual stream of network challenges is what keeps professional support interesting. Customers rely on consultants to perform the toughest jobs. Creative projects, advanced implementations, vexing or chronic issues, and difficult migrations are the basis for what we do daily. At Progent, you will not stall or be pigeonholed, as is sadly common for network professionals in traditional corporate jobs. You will awake every morning excited about the opportunities ahead.

Along the way, you will meet some great folks, both by building close customer relationships and by working in conjunction with other Progent team members, where you will learn from and add to their growth. Yes, technology is important, but Progent is a relationship-oriented organization through and through. If you do not have strong people skills or enjoy working with a diverse group of people, then we are probably not a good match.

If this seems good to you, we urge you to talk to Progent about our view of the new paradigm of network consulting.

Get Quality of Life Improvements and Technical Success with
Progent's Advanced Virtual Office Environment

Progent is convinced that a carefully designed and executed network can be a crucial factor for enabling any company's growth, and Progent follows this philosophy in our corporate system infrastructure. We have built a fault-tolerant virtual office infrastructure that allows Progent's in-house consultants and certified contractors to deliver fast and efficient support, collaborate easily on sophisticated jobs, and gain from career and personal maturity by acting as a member of an exciting business ethos of self motivation and independence.
















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