One of America's top network consulting firms for business networks, Progent maintains a large staff of certified support professionals who focus on mainstream technologies including:

  • Microsoft products
  • Cisco Integrated Services Routers, Catalyst and Nexus switches, firewalls, wireless APs, plus VoIP products
  • Network security consulting
  • Sophisticated connectivity infrastructures
  • Off-site IT support and network administration

Our Experts Team, which includes independent consultants certified and managed by Progent, offers exceptionally specialized skills in a broad range of vital business applications and network technologies such as:

  • Macintosh and iOS integration and applications
  • Support for Linux-based, UNIX-powered, and Sun environments
  • Microsoft Dynamics Manufacturing Resource Planning, Enterprise Resource Planning, or CRM customization
  • Business Intelligence expertise for Microsoft's SQL Server BI Stack, Power BI, and Microsoft Management Reporter/FRx
  • Chief Information Officer, management information analyst, and project management outsourcing
  • Web-based app design, deployment, and debugging
  • SQL Server, MySQL and Oracle DBM development and management help
  • Office Access database application development, migration and troubleshooting
  • Microsoft Office desktop and Microsoft Office 365 online training

Innovative models for attracting customers, providing service, nurturing a dynamic company culture, and providing highly competitive profit sharing have allowed us to be among the most rapidly expanding and best respected Microsoft Gold Partners consulting companies in America and to build a worldwide organization for providing online IT support. If you are an accredited IT support professional or information technology consultant with a focus on a client success and strong communication skills, you should consider Progent a chance for enhancing your technical skills, developing a more rewarding career, and attaining financial security.

Learn More Details About Working at Progent
Check out these links to learn more information about our work openings, company philosophy, work environment, compensation model, and benefits packages:

Consulting Careers at Progent
Progent is looking for a range of full-time professionals such as motivated Microsoft MCSE and MCP network consultants; system consultants who have Cisco CCIE or CCNP certification; and consultants for fault-tolerant network design with backgrounds in mobile access, wireless networking, non-stop environments, business continuity planning, data preservation, and VMware technology. Progent is also seeking desktop support experts, remote troubleshooting specialists, and CISA certified security consultants. We are also seeking veteran managers and administrators able to operate effectively in Progent's high-growth, virtual office environment. Find out additional details about staff professional services positions at Progent by referring to Full-time Jobs at Progent.

Contract Opportunities with Progent
Progent contracts independent consultants with in-depth knowledge and working background in crucial IT topics outside our primary service concentration. Progent's Experts Group hires contractors who can provide consulting and programming services for line-of-business applications such as MRP, Enterprise Resource Planning, or Customer Relationship Management; possess deep expertise with non-Microsoft operating systems such as Linux, Macintosh, or Solaris, or can provide expert help in technologies such as telecommunications, web development, Juniper products, web commerce, or Oracle and MySQL DBM programming and administration. Freelance contractors qualified by Progent cooperate with our full-time professionals to provide end-to-end solutions for small business networks. In order to learn more information concerning freelance jobs with Progent's Experts Team, go to Contracting Work at Progent.

How Progent Is Exceptional
Progent has been able to attract the best professional talent by being different. Providing an innovative mix of enterprising drive, dedication to client success, utilization of state-of-the-art technical tools, plus a flexible business model that accommodates quality-of-life options for our team members, Progent creates a stimulating environment for select individuals who posses a drive for rapidly enhancing their technical skills to create concrete solutions for a variety of organizations and network environments. Learn additional details concerning reasons Progent is exceptional by referring to How We Are Different.

Our Virtual Office Business Model
Progent's virtual office model incorporates advanced technologies that allow off-site access, wireless connectivity, easy access to Progent's knowledge bases, and close collaboration with talented team members to help you to deal with business-critical network issues. Progent's virtual office model enables consultants to focus on providing IT solutions rather than dealing with commutes and lets you establish successful client relationships by enabling you to provide quick, effective, and affordable solutions. To learn more details concerning our virtual office infrastructure, visit Progent virtual Office Infrastructure.

Compensation Model and Benefit Packages
Progent's compensation model is based on revenue sharing. What you earn is directly based on what you contribute. Consultants have the option of focusing on life style and electing to consult at an easy pace, utilizing Progent's versatile schedule to make time for individual pursuits, or you can take advantage of the chance to earn considerable money through hard effort and long consulting time. Progent also offers complete family health insurance plus numerous other benefits. Find out more about Progent's compensation and benefit programs by visiting Progent Compensation Model and Benefit Packages.

Employment at Progent Questions and Answers
To see answers to popular enquiries concerning becoming a consultant at Progent, refer to Consulting at Progent Frequently Asked Questions.

Here is a list of our available job openings:


Job Code
 
Job Description

P014

Senior Microsoft Computer Consultant - San Francisco Bay Area
Progent is looking for experienced Senior Microsoft computer consulting experts in the San Francisco Bay Area to assist a range of small businesses to maintain IT environments based on Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008, and Microsoft Exchange 2007 through 2016. Important areas of expertise include system infrastructure, Active Directory design and troubleshooting, Exchange-based email, security, and server monitoring.

Specifics about Senior Microsoft Information Technology Consulting Expert Positions


P016

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

More information about Desktop Engineer Jobs


P018

Sr. Microsoft IT Consultant - New York Metro, Pittsburgh and Los Angeles Areas
Progent is looking for experienced Sr. Microsoft computer consulting experts in the New York metro, Pittsburgh and Los Angeles areas to help a variety of small businesses maintain IT environments powered by Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008, and Microsoft Exchange 2007 to 2016. Key areas of knowledge include network architecture, AD design and troubleshooting, Exchange-based messaging, security, and server monitoring.

More information on Sr. Microsoft Computer Consultant Job


Expert

Sr. Microsoft Exchange Consultant - San Francisco Bay Area, Online
Progent is looking for a Senior Microsoft Exchange expert to spearhead large-scale Microsoft Exchange design and deployment initiatives. The ideal candidate should be a computer consultant with subject matter expertise in the area of Microsoft Exchange 2007 to 2016 and Office 365 and with a solid grasp of Active Directory. This position demands experience in the consulting, system design, deployment and support of these platforms.

Specifics on Sr. Microsoft Exchange Consultant Job


S25

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 extensive selection of information technology outsourcing and computer consulting, and application development services. Responsibilities of the BDR include:
  • Producing and articulating crucial components of engagement proposals that tie our services with a client's primary business needs
  • Maintaining excellent relationships with Progent's customers
  • Providing continuing account management and developing follow-on sales
  • Explaining rapidly changing IT technology

Specifics about Business Development Representative (BDR) Jobs - Los Angeles and New York Metro Areas


If you want to enquire about any opening listed above, you should e-mail your background information to jobs@progent.com. Be sure to state the code numbers of the positions of interest.

Additional Facts Concerning Work at Progent

Staff Jobs for Network Engineers, Desktop Service Technicians,
Security Consultants, and Remote Help Technicians

Progent wants to find full-time, results-oriented Microsoft certified engineers with Microsoft MCSE or MCSA certification; Cisco accredited network engineers who have Cisco CCIE or CCNP certification; security professionals with CISSP or comparable security credentials; and high-end network architecture experts with experience in mobile solutions, wireless networking, high uptime, business continuity, information protection, and server virtualization. Progent also is hiring employees who can work on our staff of help desk support specialists and off-site troubleshooting professionals. Also, Progent is seeking talented administrators who can operate productively in Progent's high-growth, virtual office culture.

By maintaining a staff of skilled and dedicated consultants, delivering world-class customer services, and offering a competitive value-focused fee model, We have been able to increase our customer list dramatically while delivering professional services to numerous companies in the San Francisco area and across the U.S. A sophisticated virtual office environment, a shared information database, and a group approach to problem resolution have helped Progent to retain a talented consulting team and a loyal customer list.

For an information technology professional with troubleshooting experience, joining Progent or working for our customers will expand your skills via cooperation with Progent's staff of highly supportive, talented engineers. Our commitment to providing network expertise and technical support to small organizations will give you the chance to collaborate intimately with key players and contribute significantly to the growth of exciting businesses.

Progent is hiring technical professionals who have recognized certification related to their special expertise. So, if you are a Microsoft consultant, you must have your Microsoft MCSE credential. For Cisco professionals, have your Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert or Cisco Certified Network Professional certificate. For network security, you should have you CISSP, Certified Information Systems Auditor, Certified Information Security Manager, or other top security certifications. Naturally, Progent is aware of “paper MCSEs.” Notwithstanding, simply because a certificate can not guarantee expertise is no justification for not earning one. If you know your stuff, then most of these tests should be no challenge. The bottom line is that if you call yourself an expert, then clients expect credentials. Progent can market your talents, but you must have standard credentials for Progent to work with. In case you are strongly against the concept of certifications, we can sympathize with and respect your opinion, but you are likely not a good fit.

Contract Jobs for Certified Experts for
Windows, Macintosh, Linux, and Sun Solaris Technology

For over two decades, our information technology professionals have provided low-cost and successful computer consulting services for small businesses in Northern California and throughout the United States. An advanced virtual office environment, a shared technical knowledge base, and a collaborative approach to problem resolution have helped Progent to retain a talented consulting group and dramatically grow a loyal customer base.

The Experts Team is our way to provide customers the services of specialized information technology consulting professionals who have in-depth skills and work experience in important technologies outside of our primary focus in system infrastructure and security. Experts Team consultants are often independent engineers and occasionally "moonlighters" who are carefully qualified by Progent to collaborate with our in-house engineers to deliver comprehensive, world-class network services to small and midsize businesses. Progent is always enhancing the Experts Team to address the special needs of our clients.

Our Experts Group currently provides consulting in these technologies:

  • Apple OS integration and applications
  • Support for Linux-based, UNIX-powered, and Sun systems
  • Manufacturing Resource Planning, Enterprise Resource Planning, or CRM customization
  • Strategic and vertical application support
  • Chief Information Officer, management information analyst, and project logistics services
  • Custom program design and deployment
  • Web site, electronic business, EDI, and customer information portal development and integration
  • Database support and efficiency consulting
  • Management information consulting
  • Telecommunications architecture support

Benefits of being a member of Our Experts Team include:

  • By associating with Progent, you can benefit from the momentum of Progent's explosive expansion and excellent recognition in the industry. By maintaining a group of skilled and committed professionals, providing attentive customer support, and following a strong, value-oriented pricing model, we have quadrupled our customer base over the last few years and Progent currently delivers consulting support to hundreds of businesses in California and throughout the U.S.
  • Progent's veteran marketing team takes care of all aspects of promoting your services and technical knowledge into our quickly expanding client base, so you spend less time signing up clients and extra time making revenue.
  • Progent will assist in relationship building between you and Progent's core group of experienced Microsoft and Cisco certified engineers who are the gateway to the decision makers among Progent's customers.
  • Progent's selling and administration staffs will take care of the entire selling and engagement cycle, from opportunity generation, project qualification, customer requirements definition, skills matching, project analysis proposal writing, contract negotiation and generation. Your entire responsibility is on providing top-quality consulting service.
  • We will provide you access to Progent's advanced virtual office environment, offering convenient meeting/work sites in Northern California, plus Internet and telecomm access throughout the United States.
  • You will have access to Progent's vast database, processes based on leading practices, library of professional publications, and the aggregate experience from one of Northern California's largest independent groups of experienced consulting engineers.
  • We will share special benefits from top vendors including Microsoft and Cisco, including no-cost ordiscounted training classes, web access to restricted vendor support tools and technical maintenance resources, and on-line in-house use programs for education 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 part of Progent's Experts Group, but we do have these qualifications for membership:

  • You must have a proven track record as a consulting professional operating independently in your area of specialization, including at least a two year record of completed consulting projects and/or have your own active customer base to which you now provide ongoing support activity.
  • You need to show that you have expertise in your field of concentration, including having a long task-relevant history and strong referrals, and have current manufacturer or industry professional qualifications.
  • You need to be able to carry yourself in a professional way and be self driven and assured in your abilities. You should have excellent communications skills and be able to operate effectively alone or as a member of a team.
  • You should be able to communicate proper goals to customers and other Progent consultants and you have to know how analyze projects, produce project plans, and define reasonable work schedules.

Enhance Your Skills with Advanced Technology and
Working with a Great Group of Network Engineers

Progent's business climate will allow you to become a more capable consulting professional by improving your technical skills and increasing the satisfaction of your customers. Progent makes good on this commitment by recruiting the best consulting experts for you to operate with, offering a state-of-the-art network and communications architecture, using custom application utilities to deliver the highest level of support, and by optimizing proven operational models for attracting and keeping clients.

The decisive factor that differentiates Progent from most consulting companies is the high quality of our support professionals. Among the scores of consulting experts who have teamed with Progent, we have assembled the best talent across a broad range of technologies. Be it Microsoft Windows, Cisco switches, network security, Macintosh, Linux, VMware, or other key areas, we deploy experts who can help you to be successful on larger projects by leveraging the collective experience of our team of professionals.

To promote the success of Progent's team, we invest significantly in providing the most powerful technology to do the job properly. Progent will exploit technology to an impressive degree and our state-of-the-art virtual office infrastructure enables seamless communications, collaboration, and knowledge sharing with other Progent team members — all from home-based 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 customer work is based on your own time table, not ours. The most attractive benefit is that most of Progent's support services can be done off-site, representing maximum efficiency for income-producing hours. In practice, some Progent team members do remote support exclusively.

Our business structure is set up for responding quickly and effectively to customer needs through information exchange and collaborative problem resolution. Although Progent's engineers operate with a high level of independence, dispatching is centralized, customer issues and solutions are carefully tracked, documented, and organized for easy retrieval, current consultant availability is published to streamline team tasks and simplify problem escalation, and customer approval is always evaluated. We reinforce the feeling of connection through monthly workgroup conferences and quarterly company-wide events.

Most of our consultants are located across California, however we are attracting a rapidly growing team of network professionals throughout the U.S. Our virtual office environment eliminates regional obstacles that limit the efficiency of conventional company models. We enhance the deal by offering a comprehensive benefit program to ensure the physical health and financial welfare of our team members and their families.

Not only do we have awesome consultants, our sales and operations teams live up to the excellence that defines Progent. These high-performance contributors to our growth are enabling us to target and land the scores of new customers we are now engaging every month. Progent recently celebrated the providing 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 sales organization.

Possessing a commitment to technical proficiency is a key for success with us. A job in consulting will drive you to learn more than you would in any other position in network technology. Being confronted by a continual stream of network challenges is what makes consulting exciting. Clients choose a consultant to perform the toughest jobs. Innovative tasks, leading-edge implementations, puzzling or entrenched problems, and tricky migrations are the foundation for our services daily. At Progent, you will not stall or be narrowly defined, as is all too typical for computer engineers in ordinary corporate jobs. You will wake up every morning excited about the opportunities to come.

Along the way, you will work with some great folks, both by establishing close client relationships and by operating in conjunction with other Progent team members, where you will learn from and contribute to their growth. Of course, technology is important, but Progent is a relationship-focused organization heart and soul. If you do not offer excellent communications skills or like cooperating with a diverse assortment of people, then we are probably a poor match.

If this seems right for you, we urge you to talk to us about our vision of the future of network consulting.

Enjoy Lifestyle Improvements and Technical Prowess with
Progent's Advanced Virtual Office Infrastructure

Progent is convinced that a carefully designed and executed network can be a pivotal factor for enabling a firm's success, and we apply this philosophy in our corporate system environment. Progent has created a fault-tolerant virtual office infrastructure that allows Progent's staff consultants and certified contractors to deliver rapid and effective support, cooperate closely on complex jobs, and gain from career and personal maturity by acting as a member of a dynamic business ethos of self motivation and independence.
















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