One of the premiere IT consulting companies for small and midsize business networks, Progent manages a large team of certified service experts who focus on core IT areas including:

  • Microsoft Windows technology
  • Cisco Integrated Services Routers, switches, ASA firewalls, wireless APs, plus Voice over IP and VPN products
  • Enterprise security expertise
  • Sophisticated connectivity architecture
  • Off-site troubleshooting and network management

Our Experts Group, which contracts independent experts certified and managed by Progent, offers highly refined skills covering a wide range of vital business applications and network solutions such as:

  • Apple OS and iOS networking and application software
  • Consulting for Linux-powered, UNIX-powered, and Sun systems
  • Dynamics Manufacturing Resource Planning, Enterprise Resource Planning, or Customer Relationship Management expertise
  • BI expertise for platforms including Microsoft's SQL Server BI Stack, Power BI, and Crystal Reports
  • CIO, business analyst, and project management outsourcing
  • Web-based application software development, integration, and troubleshooting
  • SQL Server and Oracle DBM programming and DBA consulting
  • Microsoft Office Access database development, enhancement and troubleshooting
  • Office and Microsoft Office 365 training

Creative models for finding customers, delivering support, creating a dynamic working environment, and offering highly competitive compensation and benefits have enabled us to become among the fastest growing and most well respected Microsoft Gold Partners consultant organizations in the United States and to build an international presence for delivering online IT support. If you are an accredited computer support professional or information technology consultant with an orientation towards a customer service and excellent people skills, consultants will discover Progent a chance for enhancing your professional knowledge, developing a more independent lifestyle, and achieving economic success.

Learn More Details About Jobs at Progent
Follow these pages to find out more information about our job opportunities, business culture, work conditions, compensation model, and benefits packages:

Consulting Careers at Progent
We are seeking a variety of full-time professionals such as experienced Microsoft MCSE and MCSA network engineers; network experts with Cisco CCIE, CCNP, or CCNA credentials; and specialists in advanced system architecture with experience in mobile connectivity, wireless integration, high-availability systems, business continuity planning, data protection, and server virtualization. We are also looking for workstation support experts, remote troubleshooting specialists, and CISA or CISM accredited security consultants. Progent is also looking for veteran managers able to perform efficiently in Progent's high-growth, virtual office environment. Learn additional information concerning full-time consulting work at Progent by visiting Full-time Careers at Progent.

Freelance Work with Progent
Progent works with independent professionals with in-depth expertise and working experience in important IT topics outside our primary service focus. Our Experts Group includes freelance consultants who can provide advice and development services for line-of-business applications that include Manufacturing Resource Planning, Enterprise Resource Planning, or Customer Relationship Management; have deep expertise with non-Microsoft operating systems such as Linux, Apple OS, or Sun, or offer world-class help in technologies such as telecommunications, web site development, Juniper Networks products, eCommerce, or Oracle Database development and management. Freelance contractors qualified by us cooperate with Progent's full-time engineers to provide comprehensive IT services for small business networks. To learn more information about freelance opportunities with our Experts Team, go to Freelance Jobs with Progent.

Reasons That Progent Is Different
We have managed to attract the top professional talent by being unique. With an innovative mix of enterprising spirit, insistence on customer satisfaction, utilization of state-of-the-art technical tools, and an independent work model that offers quality-of-life options for Progent's team members, Progent creates a stimulating environment for select individuals who have a drive for rapidly enhancing their technical abilities to create real-world solutions for a variety of organizations and technical environments. Learn additional information concerning ways that Progent is exceptional by referring to Ways That We Are Exceptional.

Progent's Virtual Office Network
Our virtual office model incorporates advanced technical tools that enable off-site support, wireless communication, convenient access to our knowledge bases, and instant cooperation with talented team members to allow you to resolve challenging network problems. Progent's virtual office setting frees you to focus on providing IT solutions rather than fighting commutes and lets consultants nurture lasting client relationships by enabling you to come up with quick, viable, and cost-effective solutions. In order to learn more information concerning Progent's virtual office work environment, go to Progent virtual Office Work Environment.

Compensation Model and Benefits
Progent's compensation model is based on revenue sharing. What you earn is entirely tied to the revenue you generate. You have the option of focusing on life style and electing to work at a more relaxed pace, utilizing our flexible structure to follow individual pursuits, or you can choose to earn significant income by hard work and long hours. Progent also provides comprehensive family health insurance plus many additional benefits. Find out more concerning Progent's compensation model and benefit programs by going to Progent Compensation Model and Benefit Packages.

Working with Progent Frequently Asked Questions
For answers to common questions about becoming a consultant at Progent, refer to Employment at Progent Questions and Answers.

Below is a description of our present job opportunities:


Job Code
 
Description

P014

Sr. Microsoft Information Technology Consulting Expert - San Francisco Bay Area
Progent is seeking experienced Sr. Microsoft computer consulting experts in the San Francisco Bay Area to help a range of small and midsize organizations to maintain networks powered by Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008, and Microsoft Exchange 2007 to 2016. Important fields of expertise include system architecture, AD design and repair, Exchange-based email, security, and server monitoring.

Details about Senior Microsoft Information Technology Consultant Jobs


P016

Desktop Support Expert - San Francisco Bay Area
Progent is looking for 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 Progent's client locations in the San Francisco Bay Area. Daytime availability is required, Monday through Friday. Our consultant will maintain and support clients of all desktop and laptop computers powered by current Microsoft technologies. In addition, work closely 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.

Details about Desktop Engineer Job


P018

Sr. Microsoft Computer Consulting Expert - New York Metro, Pittsburgh and Los Angeles Areas
Progent is looking for experienced Sr. Microsoft IT consultants in the New York metro, Pittsburgh and Los Angeles areas to help a variety of small businesses maintain networks based on Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008, and Microsoft Exchange 2007 to 2016. Important areas of expertise include system architecture, AD design and repair, Exchange-based messaging, security, and server monitoring.

More information about Senior Microsoft Information Technology Consultant Jobs


Expert

Sr. Microsoft Exchange Consultant - San Francisco Bay Area, Remote
Progent is seeking a Senior Exchange consultant to lead enterprise-level Exchange planning and implementation projects. The right candidate should be a technical consultant with expertise in the area of Microsoft Exchange 2007 through 2016 and Microsoft Office 365 and with a thorough grasp of Active Directory. This position would require experience in the consulting, system design, deployment and support of these platforms.

Specifics on Senior Exchange Consultant Jobs


S25

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 sales executive who is responsible for selling the company's extensive selection of information technology outsourcing/co-sourcing and computer consulting, and application development services. Responsibilities of the Business Development Representative include:
  • Producing and explaining key components of engagement propositions that align our deliverables with real business value
  • Maintaining strong relationships with customers
  • Providing continuing client management and developing follow-on engagements
  • Explaining continually evolving IT technology

More information about Business Development Representative Jobs - Los Angeles and New York Metro Areas


If you wish to apply for any opening shown above, you should send your resume to jobs@progent.com. Be sure to include the job codes of the positions that interest you.

Details Concerning Jobs at Progent

Career Work for Network Engineers, Desktop Service Technicians,
Security Experts, and Remote Help Technicians

Progent wants to hire fulltime, solutions-oriented Microsoft accredited consultants with Microsoft MCSE, MCSA, or MCP credentials; Cisco certified network consultants who have Cisco CCIE, CCNP, or CCNA certification; security professionals who have CISSP or equivalent security credentials; and high-end system architecture consultants with experience in mobile solutions, wireless connectivity, high availability, business continuity, information protection, and server virtualization. Progent also seeks employees to work on Progent's team of desktop service specialists and off-site troubleshooting professionals. Also, We are seeking talented managers who can perform productively in Progent's fast-paced, virtual office environment.

By supporting a team of skilled and motivated consultants, providing world-class customer services, and offering a competitive value-based fee structure, Progent has been able to increase our client base rapidly while providing consulting support to numerous businesses in Northern California and across the U.S. A sophisticated virtual office network, a shared information database, and a group approach to problem resolution have allowed Progent to retain a talented consulting team and a satisfied customer list.

If you are an information technology professional with troubleshooting experience, joining Progent or helping our clients can expand your skills through interaction with Progent's staff of mutually team-oriented, expert consultants. Our commitment to providing network expertise and computer support to small companies will offer you the opportunity to work intimately with key players and contribute significantly to the growth of exciting businesses.

We are hiring consultants that can show recognized credentials related to their technical focus. So, if you are a Microsoft consultant, you should have your Microsoft MCSE credential. For Cisco experts, show us your CCIE or Cisco Certified Network Professional certificate. For network security, you should have you Certified Information Systems Security Professional, CISA, CISM, or one of the other top security certifications. Naturally, we are familiar with “paper MCSEs.” Notwithstanding, the fact that a credential does not guarantee expertise is no justification for not having one. If you have mastered your field, then the majority of those tests should pose no great difficulty. The crux of the matter is that if you call yourself a professional, then clients expect credentials. We can promote your talents, but you should provide standard certifications for us to market. If you are adamantly against the concept of credentials, we can sympathize with and respect your opinion, but you are likely not a good fit.

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

For more than two decades, Progent's consulting engineers have offered affordable and successful computer consulting expertise for companies in the San Francisco Bay Area and throughout the U.S. An advanced virtual office environment, a common support knowledge base, and a collaborative philosophy for problem resolution have helped Progent to retain a strong staff and dramatically grow a satisfied customer base.

The Experts Team is Progent's way to offer customers the help of specialized information technology consulting engineers who have in-depth skills and field experience in important technologies beyond our core concentration in network infrastructure and security. Experts Group consultants are often freelance engineers and occasionally "moonlighters" who have been thoroughly certified by Progent to collaborate with Progent's staff consultants to deliver comprehensive, enterprise-class information technology solutions to small and midsize companies. We are always enhancing our Experts Group to address the special requirements of our customer base.

Progent's Experts Group now provides consulting in these technologies:

  • Macintosh integration and programs
  • Consulting for Linux-powered, UNIX-based, and Sun Solaris systems
  • Manufacturing Resource Planning, Enterprise Resource Planning, or CRM consulting
  • Line-of-business and specialized application help
  • Chief Information Officer, management information analyst, and project logistics outsourcing
  • Special program development and deployment
  • Web site, eCommerce, EDI, and customer information portal design and deployment
  • DBM management and performance help
  • Business intelligence expertise
  • Telecom systems support

Benefits of becoming part of Our Experts Group include:

  • By working with Progent, you can leverage the impact of Progent's dramatic expansion and top-notch recognition in the market. By maintaining a team of skilled and committed consultants, offering excellent client care, and practicing a proven, ROI-focused billing structure, Progent has multiplied our customer base over the past few years and Progent now provides consulting support to hundreds of businesses in California and across the United States.
  • Progent's experienced marketing team handles all aspects of marketing your skills and technical expertise into our rapidly expanding client base, so you expend less time signing up clients and extra time making money.
  • Progent will assist in relationship building between you and our core team of experienced Microsoft and Cisco qualified consultants who act as the gateway to the decision makers among Progent's clients.
  • Progent's sales and administration teams will take care of the complete selling and engagement process, from lead identification, job approval, client requirements definition, capabilities matching, project scoping proposal generation, agreement negotiation and generation. Your entire responsibility stays with delivering high-level consulting expertise.
  • We will gives you access to Progent's sophisticated virtual office environment, including professional meeting/work sites throughout Northern California, and data and voice connectivity anywhere in the U.S.
  • You will have access to Progent's vast knowledge base, procedures based on leading practices, library of template-deliverable documents, and the shared expertise from one of the country's largest pool of expert network professionals.
  • Progent will pass on partner-only benefits from top technology companies including Microsoft and Cisco, including no-cost ordiscounted educational seminars, on-line connections to special vendor support tools and product maintenance resources, and on-line in-house use software for training or demonstration 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 not any cost to be part of our Experts Team, but we do have these requirements to join:

  • You need to have a proven background as a consulting professional operating on your own in your area of specialization, including at least a two year history of successful contracting projects or you must have an active customer base for whom you now deliver continuing consulting services.
  • You should show that you have expertise in your field of concentration, which includes showing an extensive task-relevant record and strong references, and possess up-to-date vendor and/or institutional professional qualifications.
  • You have to know how to carry yourself in a professional manner and be self motivated and assured in your skills. You should have excellent people skills and know how to work effectively alone or as part of a group.
  • You have to know how to communicate realistic goals to clients and other Progent team members and you should know how analyze jobs, produce project plans, and estimate reasonable work schedules.

Enhance Your Abilities with Advanced Technology and
Working with a Great Team of Computer Engineers

Progent's work environment will make you a more capable consulting professional by enhancing your technical skills and boosting the satisfaction of your clients. Progent makes good on this promise by attracting the best consulting experts for you to work with, providing a state-of-the-art system architecture, using proprietary software utilities to enable the highest quality of support, and by optimizing proven business models for attracting and maintaining clients.

The most important factor that distinguishes Progent from other consulting firms is the excellence of our consultants. Out of the scores of consultants who have joined us, we have assembled top expertise covering a broad array of technologies. Be it Microsoft Windows, Cisco switches, network security, Apple, Linux, virtual servers, or other crucial application, we deploy experts who can help you to be effective on major projects by combining the aggregate skills of Progent's team of professionals.

To ensure the productivity of Progent's team, we invest heavily in making available the best technology to do the job efficiently. We will leverage information technology to an extraordinary extent and our advanced virtual office environment enables seamless communications, collaboration, and knowledge sharing with fellow Progent team members — entirely from at-home or mobile offices. Consultants don’t waste time or forfeit revenue because of daily commutes to a physical office building, and any travel you do for in-person client jobs is based on your own time table, not Progent's. The most attractive part is that much of Progent's consulting work can be done remotely, representing 100% efficiency for billable hours. In practice, some Progent team members do off-site consulting exclusively.

Our business structure is geared towards responding rapidly and effectively to customer needs through knowledge sharing and cooperative problem solving. Even though Progent's consultants work with a great deal of freedom, dispatching is centralized, client problems and solutions are meticulously monitored, documented, and archived for easy retrieval, up-to-date engineer schedules are broadcast to facilitate team tasks and simplify trouble escalation, and client approval is always monitored. We reinforce the sense of connection through periodic team conferences and quarterly company-wide events.

Most of our consultants are situated across Northern California, however we are building a rapidly growing team of network professionals throughout the U.S. Our virtual office infrastructure does away with regional boundaries that limit the productivity of traditional company structures. We complete the package by offering a comprehensive benefit plan to ensure the health and economic security of our employees and their relations.

Not only do we have world-class consulting professionals, Progent's sales and administration teams live up to the excellence that defines Progent. These top-notch contributors to our growth are enabling us to identify and sign up the 50-60 new clients we are now engaging every month. We recently celebrated the delivery of services to our 1,000th client. Try typing “Cisco consultants” or “Microsoft consultants” into Google to check for yourself why Progent is also an effective marketing organization.

Possessing a commitment to technical excellence is a cornerstone for success with us. A job in consulting will drive you to enhance your skills more than is possible in any other job in network technology. Being confronted by a steady stream of technical challenges is what makes consulting exciting. Clients rely on consulting firms to do the “hard stuff.” Creative projects, leading-edge deployments, vexing or entrenched problems, and tricky upgrades are the foundation for our services daily. With us, you will not stagnate or be narrowly defined, as is sadly typical for network professionals in traditional corporate roles. You will wake up every day enthusiastic about the opportunities to come.

Along the way, you will meet some wonderful folks, both by building close client relationships and by operating closely with other Progent consultants, where you will benefit from and contribute to their success. Yes, technology is vital, but Progent is a relationship-oriented organization heart and soul. If you don’t offer strong communications skills or enjoy cooperating with a diverse assortment of personalities, then we are probably a poor match.

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

Get Quality of Life Improvements and Technical Prowess with
Progent's Sophisticated Virtual Office Environment

Progent believes that a well architected and implemented information system can be a crucial piece for enabling any firm's growth, and Progent applies this belief in our corporate network environment. Progent has built a fault-tolerant virtual office network that allows our staff engineers and authorized contractors to offer rapid and effective support, cooperate easily on complex jobs, and gain from career and personal growth by being a member of an exciting business ethos of self motivation and independence.
















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