One of America's premiere network consultant firms for small and midsize business systems, Progent maintains a full-time staff of certified support professionals who concentrate on core IT areas including:

  • Microsoft technology
  • Cisco Integrated Services Routers, switches, firewalls, wireless access points, plus Voice over IP and VPN products
  • System security consulting
  • Sophisticated network infrastructures
  • Off-site IT support and system administration

Progent's Experts Group, which contracts independent consultants certified and managed by Progent, offers highly refined knowledge in a broad range of critical business areas and networking technologies such as:

  • Apple OS and iOS networking and applications
  • Consulting for Linux, UNIX, and Sun systems
  • Microsoft Dynamics Manufacturing Resource Planning, Enterprise Resource Planning, or Customer Relationship Management expertise
  • BI expertise for platforms including Microsoft's SQL Server BI Stack, Microsoft Power BI, and Microsoft Management Reporter/FRx
  • CIO, business analyst, and project logistics services
  • Web-based application development, deployment, and troubleshooting
  • SQL Server and Oracle DBM programming and management help
  • Microsoft Access database application programming, migration and training
  • Microsoft Office desktop and Office 365 training

Creative structures for attracting clients, delivering service, maintaining a dynamic working environment, and offering generous compensation have allowed us to be one of the fastest expanding and most well recognized Microsoft Partners consulting organizations in America and to build a worldwide presence for providing online network expertise. If you are a certified computer technician or information technology expert with a focus on a client success and strong communication skills, consulting professionals will discover Progent an opportunity for enhancing your professional skills, developing a more independent career, and attaining economic success.

Learn Additional Information About Jobs at Progent
Check out these pages to learn additional information concerning Progent's work openings, company philosophy, operational environment, compensation structure, and benefits packages:

Full-time Careers at Progent
Progent is looking for a variety of on-staff professionals including solutions-driven Microsoft MCSE, MCSA, and MCP computer engineers; network consultants with Cisco CCIE certification; and specialists in fault-tolerant network architecture with backgrounds in mobile access, wireless integration, non-stop environments, disaster recovery planning, data preservation, and virtual servers. Progent is also looking for workstation support technicians, remote troubleshooting professionals, and CISA or CISM accredited security engineers. Progent is also seeking veteran managers and administrators able to operate effectively in our high-growth, virtual office model. Learn additional information about staff consulting positions at Progent by visiting Full-time Jobs at Progent.

Contracting Work with Progent
Progent contracts independent consultants with in-depth knowledge and field background in crucial information technology topics beyond Progent's main service concentration. Our Experts Group employs independent consultants who can provide consulting and programming services for strategic solutions that include MRP, Enterprise Resource Planning, or Customer Relationship Management; have in-depth knowledge of non-Microsoft operating systems such as Linux, Apple OS, or Solaris, or can provide world-class help in technologies like telecommunications, web development, Juniper Networks infrastructure technology, web commerce, or Oracle and MySQL Database programming and administration. Freelance consultants qualified by Progent cooperate with Progent's staff consultants to provide end-to-end solutions for small business networks. If you want to learn additional details concerning contracting opportunities with our Experts Consulting Group, go to Contract Jobs with Progent.

Reasons That We Are Different
We have been able to recruit the best professional experts by being different. Providing an innovative mix of entrepreneurial spirit, commitment to customer satisfaction, use of advanced technology, and an independent business structure that accommodates life-style choices for our team members, Progent offers a stimulating environment for select individuals who have a drive for rapidly enhancing their professional skills to deliver real-world solutions for a range of businesses and network environments. Find out more information about reasons Progent is different by going to Reasons That Progent Is Exceptional.

Progent's Virtual Office Work Environment
Progent's virtual office environment incorporates advanced technical tools that enable off-site access, wireless connectivity, easy access to our knowledge bases, and instant cooperation with talented team members to allow you to solve business-critical IT problems. Progent's virtual office setting frees consultants to focus on delivering service rather than fighting commutes and lets you establish successful customer relationships by permitting you to come up with fast, viable, and cost-effective solutions. If you want to learn more information about our virtual office network, visit Progent virtual Office Business Model.

Compensation and Benefit Programs
Progent's compensation is based on revenue sharing. The money you earn is entirely based on what you contribute. You have the choice of concentrating on quality of life and electing to work at a more relaxed pace, utilizing our versatile structure to follow individual pursuits, or you can use the opportunity to make considerable money by hard work and lots of hours. Progent also provides comprehensive family health care coverage as well as many other benefits. Learn more details about our compensation and benefit packages by referring to Our Compensation Model and Benefit Packages.

Employment at Progent Q&A
To see answers to frequent enquiries about becoming employed by Progent, refer to Employment at Progent Frequently Asked Questions.

Here is a list of some available job opportunities:


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Sr. Microsoft Computer Consulting Expert - San Francisco Bay Area
Progent is seeking experienced Senior Microsoft information technology consulting experts in the San Francisco Bay Area to help a range of small organizations to manage networks powered by Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008, and Microsoft Exchange 2007 through 2016. Key fields of knowledge include system architecture, Active Directory design and repair, Exchange-based email, security, and server monitoring.

Specifics on Senior Microsoft Information Technology Consulting Expert Jobs


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Desktop Engineer - San Francisco Bay Area
Progent is looking for Desktop Support Consultants to help our customers with maintenance, break/fix and project work. This is a 1099 consulting position that will be performed at our client 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 based on the latest Microsoft technologies. In addition, work closely with client's executives, management, IT staff or under the direction or guidance of our senior consultant to support the client's end users.

More information about Desktop Support Expert Job


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Senior Microsoft Computer Consulting Expert - New York Metro, Pittsburgh and Los Angeles Areas
Progent is seeking proven Senior Microsoft information technology consulting experts in the New York metro, Pittsburgh and Los Angeles areas to assist a range of small organizations maintain IT environments based on Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008, and Exchange 2007 through 2016. Key areas of expertise include network architecture, AD design and troubleshooting, Exchange-based email, security, and server monitoring.

More information about Sr. Microsoft IT Consulting Expert Job


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Sr. Exchange Consultant - San Francisco Bay Area, Online
Progent is looking for a Sr. Microsoft Exchange consultant to lead enterprise-level Exchange design and implementation initiatives. The right applicant would be a computer consultant with expertise in Exchange 2007 through 2016 and Microsoft Office 365 and with a thorough grasp of Microsoft AD. This position would require 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 looking for a Business Development Representative to work as a senior-level sales executive who is responsible for selling the company's broad portfolio of IT outsourcing and network consulting, and development services. Responsibilities of the Business Development Representative include:
  • Producing and articulating crucial components of service propositions that tie our deliverables with a customer's unique competitive requirements
  • Establishing and maintaining strong relationships with Progent's customers
  • Providing continuing client management and generating follow-on sales
  • Maintaining an understanding of continually evolving IT technology

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


If you want to apply for any position listed above, you should e-mail your background information to jobs@progent.com. Be sure to copy the job codes of the jobs of interest.

Details About Jobs at Progent

Career Work for Network Consultants, Desktop Support Technicians,
Security Experts, and Remote Help Professionals

Progent is seeking to hire staff-level, results-oriented Microsoft certified consultants with MCSE or MCP certification; Cisco accredited system consultants who have Cisco CCIE or CCNP credentials; security consultants who have CISM or comparable security credentials; and high-end network architecture experts with experience in mobile solutions, wireless networking, high uptime, workplace recovery, information preservation, and virtual servers. Progent also is looking for employees to work on our team of help desk service specialists and remote troubleshooting professionals. Also, Progent is hiring talented administrators able to perform effectively in our high-growth, virtual office environment.

By maintaining a team of talented and motivated professionals, delivering world-class client services, and offering a competitive results-based fee model, We have been able to expand our client list dramatically while delivering consulting support to hundreds of businesses in Northern California and throughout the United States. An advanced virtual office environment, a shared information database, and a team strategy for problem resolution have helped Progent to maintain a talented staff and a satisfied customer list.

If you are an information technology consultant with technical support experience, joining Progent or working for our clients will enhance your skills via cooperation with Progent's group of highly supportive, talented consultants. Progent's focus on providing network consulting and technical support to small companies will offer you the opportunity to collaborate intimately with decision makers and contribute significantly to the growth of dynamic businesses.

Progent is looking for technical professionals who can show recognized credentials related to their technical focus. For example, if you are a Microsoft expert, you must have your Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer certificate. In the case of Cisco professionals, have your CCIE or CCNP credential. For network security, you should have earned you Certified Information Systems Security Professional, CISA, CISM, or other top security certifications. Of course, we are familiar with “paper MCSEs.” However, the fact that a certificate can not guarantee excellence is no reason for not earning one. If you have mastered your field, then the majority of those tests should pose no challenge. The point is that if you represent yourself to be a professional, then clients expect credentials. We will promote your skills, but you need to provide basic credentials for us to work with. In case you stand strongly opposed to the concept of certifications, we can sympathize with and respect your opinion, but you are likely not a good candidate.

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

For over 20 years, Progent's consulting engineers have offered affordable and effective network consulting services for businesses in the San Francisco Bay Area and across the United States. An advanced virtual office environment, a shared technical database, and a team philosophy for problem solving have enabled Progent to build a talented staff and quickly expand a satisfied clientele.

The Experts Team is Progent's way to offer customers the help of expert computer support engineers who have in-depth knowledge and work background in important technologies beyond our primary concentration in network infrastructure and security. Experts Group members are often independent contractors and occasionally "moonlighters" who have been carefully qualified by us to collaborate with our in-house engineers to deliver comprehensive, enterprise-class network services to small companies. We are continually enhancing the Experts Team to meet the special requirements of our clients.

Progent's Experts Team currently offers consulting in these technologies:

  • Apple OS networking and programs
  • Consulting for Linux, UNIX, and Sun environments
  • Manufacturing Resource Planning, Enterprise Resource Planning, or CRM consulting
  • Strategic and vertical program help
  • CIO, management information analyst, and project management services
  • Custom applications development and integration
  • Web, electronic business, Electronic Data Interchange, and client portal development and integration
  • DBM management and efficiency help
  • Management information expertise
  • Telecommunications architecture support

Benefits of being a member of Progent's Experts Group include:

  • By working with Progent, you can leverage the momentum of our explosive expansion and top-notch reputation in the market. By having a team of skilled and committed consultants, providing excellent customer care, and following a proven, value-focused pricing structure, Progent has quadrupled our customer base over the past few years and Progent now delivers consulting services to hundreds of businesses in California and across the U.S.
  • Progent's experienced marketing staff takes care of all facets of marketing your skills and technical knowledge into our quickly growing customer base, so you expend less time finding customers and more time making money.
  • We will assist in communications between you and Progent's key group of expert Microsoft and Cisco certified consultants who are the gateway to the influential managers among our customers.
  • Progent's sales and operations teams will take care of the entire sales and contracting cycle, from lead identification, job qualification, client requirements definition, skills matching, job analysis proposal generation, contract negotiation and execution. Your exclusive responsibility stays with providing high-level consulting expertise.
  • We will gives you access to our sophisticated virtual office infrastructure, offering professional meeting/work sites throughout Northern California, and data and voice connectivity throughout the United States.
  • You will have access to Progent's extensive database, processes based on leading practices, library of template-deliverable documents, and the aggregate expertise from one of the country's largest independent groups of experienced consulting engineers.
  • Progent will share special benefits from leading vendors such as Microsoft and Cisco, including no-cost orlow-cost training classes, web connections to restricted vendor troubleshooting utilities and product maintenance resources, and on-line internal use software for training and/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 no charge to be a member of Progent's Experts Group, but Progent has these qualifications for membership:

  • You must show a proven track record as a consulting professional working independently in your field of specialization, including a minimum two year history of successful contracting jobs and/or have an active client base for whom you currently deliver ongoing consulting activity.
  • You need to demonstrate that you have expertise in your field of specialization, which includes having an extensive task-relevant record and excellent referrals, and have up-to-date vendor and/or industry professional qualifications.
  • You need to be able to present yourself in a professional manner and be self motivated and assured in your abilities. You should have strong people skills and know how to operate efficiently alone or as part of a team.
  • You should know how to explain realistic goals to customers and other Progent team members and you should know how scope out projects, produce task plans, and define realistic time lines.

Improve Your Skills with Advanced Technology and
Joining the Top Team of Computer Consultants

Progent's company culture will make you a better professional by enhancing your information technology skills and boosting the loyalty of your clients. Progent makes good on this commitment by attracting the top professional experts for you to operate with, providing a state-of-the-art system infrastructure, running proprietary software utilities to deliver the highest quality of support, and by optimizing proven operational structures for finding and keeping clients.

The decisive factor that distinguishes us from other consulting companies is the quality of our service staff. Out of the scores of consulting experts who have teamed with Progent, we have recruited the best expertise covering a broad range of technologies. Whether it’s Microsoft servers, Cisco firewalls, network security, Apple, Linux/UNIX, virtual servers, or other key application, we deploy experts who can enable you to be successful on larger projects by combining the collective experience of our group of professionals.

To ensure the success of our consultants, we invest heavily in making available the most powerful technology to perform the work properly. We will leverage information technology to an impressive extent and our state-of-the-art virtual office environment enables seamless communications, cooperation, and information exchange with other Progent team members — entirely from home-based or on-the-road offices. Consultants don’t waste time or forfeit income with regular drives to a physical office, and any driving you do for in-person client jobs is based on your schedule, not ours. The best part is that most of our consulting work can be done remotely, offering maximum productivity for billable time. In practice, some of our team members do off-site support exclusively.

Progent's operations are set up for reacting rapidly and efficiently to customer requirements through knowledge sharing and cooperative problem solving. Although Progent's consultants operate with a high level of independence, resource allocation is centralized, customer problems and solutions are meticulously tracked, recorded, and organized for convenient reference, current consultant availability is broadcast to facilitate group projects and enable trouble escalation, and customer approval is continually monitored. We reinforce the feeling of cooperation through periodic team meetings and regular company-wide events.

The majority of Progent's consultants are situated across Northern California, but we are building a quickly expanding team of consulting professionals throughout America. Our virtual office infrastructure eliminates geographic boundaries that restrict the efficiency of conventional company models. We complete the deal by offering a comprehensive employee care plan to promote the physical health and economic security of our employees and their families.

Not only do we have awesome consulting professionals, Progent's marketing and administration teams match the excellence that defines Progent. These high-performance contributors to our growth are helping us to target and sign up the scores of new clients we are now engaging every month. Progent recently celebrated the delivery of services to our 1,000th customer. Just type “Cisco consultants” or “Microsoft consultants” into Google to check for yourself why Progent is also an effective sales organization.

Having a passion for technical excellence is a key for growth with us. A career in consulting will drive you to learn more than you would in any other position in network technology. Being exposed to a continual series of network challenges is what makes professional support exciting. Clients choose a consultant to perform the “hard stuff.” Creative projects, advanced implementations, vexing or entrenched problems, and tricky migrations are the basis for what we do daily. With us, you will not stall or be pigeonholed, as is sadly common for computer engineers in traditional corporate roles. You will awake every day enthusiastic about the opportunities ahead.

Along the way, you will meet some wonderful people, both by establishing close client contacts and by working closely with other Progent team members, where you will learn from and contribute to their growth. Of course, technology is vital, but we are a relationship-oriented company from top to bottom. If you do not have excellent people skills or like cooperating with a varied group of personalities, then we are probably a poor match.

If this seems good to you, we invite you to contact Progent about our vision of the future of network consulting.

Enjoy Lifestyle Benefits and Professional Success with
Progent's Sophisticated Virtual Office Infrastructure

Progent is convinced that a well architected and executed network can be a crucial piece for accelerating a company's success, and Progent applies this belief in our own system environment. Progent has created a fault-tolerant virtual office infrastructure that enables our in-house consultants and certified contractors to offer fast and efficient support, collaborate closely on sophisticated projects, and experience professional and private maturity from acting as a member of a dynamic company ethos of personal drive and freedom.
















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