Among the top IT consultant companies for business systems, Progent maintains a large staff of certified support experts who concentrate on core IT areas such as:

  • Microsoft Windows products
  • Cisco Integrated Services Routers, Catalyst and Nexus switches, firewalls, wireless APs, plus VoIP solutions
  • Network security expertise
  • Advanced system infrastructures
  • Off-site IT support and network management

Our Experts Team, which contracts freelance consultants certified and coordinated by Progent, offers exceptionally refined knowledge covering a broad variety of key business areas and network technologies that include:

  • Macintosh and iOS integration and application software
  • Support for Linux-based, UNIX-based, and Sun Solaris environments
  • Microsoft Dynamics MRP, Enterprise Resource Planning, or CRM customization
  • Business Intelligence consulting for platforms including SQL Server BI Stack, Power BI, and Crystal Reports
  • Chief Information Officer, business analyst, and project logistics outsourcing
  • Web-based application development, deployment, and troubleshooting
  • SQL Server and Oracle Database development and DBA help
  • Microsoft Office Access database application development, enhancement and training
  • Office desktop and Office 365 online training

Innovative models for acquiring customers, providing support, creating an efficient company culture, and offering highly competitive compensation and benefits have enabled us to be among the fastest expanding and most well recognized Microsoft Partners consultant companies in the United States and to establish a worldwide presence for delivering online network expertise. If you are a certified IT support professional or network consultant with an orientation towards a client success and excellent people skills, consulting professionals will discover Progent an opportunity for adding to your professional skills, developing a more rewarding career, and achieving economic success.

Learn Additional Details About Jobs at Progent
Follow these links to learn more details concerning our job opportunities, company culture, work environment, compensation model, and benefits packages:

Full-time Careers at Progent
We are seeking a variety of on-staff professionals including experienced Microsoft MCSE network consultants; system consultants with CCIE credentials; and consultants for fault-tolerant system architecture with experience in mobile access, wireless integration, non-stop systems, business continuity planning, data preservation, and server virtualization. We are also seeking workstation support experts, remote troubleshooting professionals, and CISA certified security professionals. Progent is also seeking veteran managers who can operate efficiently in Progent's dynamic, virtual office environment. Find out additional information about full-time consulting work at Progent by going to Full-time Jobs at Progent.

Contract Opportunities at Progent
Progent contracts freelance professionals who have in-depth expertise and field background in crucial information technology topics beyond our main technical focus. Progent's Experts Group includes freelance consultants who can provide advice and development support for mission-critical solutions such as Manufacturing Resource Planning, Enterprise Resource Planning, or CRM; possess deep knowledge of popular platforms such as Linux, Apple OS, or Solaris, or can provide expert skills in areas such as telecommunications, web design, Juniper Networks products, eCommerce, or Oracle and MySQL DBM programming and administration. Freelance consultants qualified by Progent coordinate with Progent's in-house engineers to provide end-to-end IT services for small company networks. To learn additional details concerning freelance jobs with Progent's Experts Consulting Group, see Contracting Work with Progent.

Ways That Progent Is Different
We have been able to recruit the top professional talent by being different. With a powerful mix of entrepreneurial spirit, insistence on customer success, use of state-of-the-art technology, plus an independent work model that allows for quality-of-life options for our team members, Progent creates a stimulating setting for select individuals who have a desire for rapidly enhancing their technical skills to create concrete benefits for a variety of organizations and network environments. Learn more information about reasons Progent is unique by visiting Reasons That We Are Different.

Our Virtual Office Business Model
Our virtual office model uses state-of-the-art technologies that enable remote access, wireless communication, easy availability of our support databases, and instant cooperation with talented team members to help you to resolve business-critical IT issues. Our virtual office model enables you to focus on providing service rather than dealing with traffic and lets consultants establish successful customer relationships by enabling you to provide quick, effective, and cost-effective solutions. In order to learn additional information about our virtual office infrastructure, go to Progent virtual Office Work Environment.

Compensation and Benefit Packages
Our compensation model is determined by revenue sharing. The money you earn is directly tied to the revenue you contribute. Consultants have the option of focusing on quality of life and electing to consult at a more relaxed pace, utilizing our versatile schedule to follow individual pursuits, or you can take advantage of the chance to earn significant income by hard work and long consulting time. Progent also provides complete family health insurance as well as many other benefits. Find out more concerning Progent's compensation and benefit packages by going to Our Compensation and Benefit Programs.

Employment at Progent Questions and Answers
For replies to frequent enquiries concerning being employed by Progent, go to Working with Progent Frequently Asked Questions.

This is a description of some present job openings:


Job Code
 
Job Description

P014

Senior Microsoft IT Consulting Expert - San Francisco Bay Area
Progent is looking for proven Sr. Microsoft computer consulting experts in the San Francisco Bay Area to assist a variety of small and midsize organizations to maintain networks powered by Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008, and Exchange 2007 to 2016. Key fields of knowledge include network infrastructure, AD design and troubleshooting, Exchange-based email, security, and server monitoring.

Details about Senior Microsoft Information Technology Consulting Expert Jobs


P016

Desktop Support Expert - San Francisco Bay Area
Progent is looking for Desktop Support Experts to assist Progent's clients with maintenance, break/fix and project work. This is a 1099 consulting role 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. Also, work extensively with customer's executives, management, IT group or under the direction or guidance of our senior consultant to support the client's end users.

Specifics on Desktop Support Expert Job


P018

Sr. Microsoft Information Technology Consulting Expert - New York Metro, Pittsburgh and Los Angeles Areas
Progent is looking for experienced Senior Microsoft information technology consulting experts in the New York metro, Pittsburgh and Los Angeles areas to help a variety of small businesses manage IT environments powered by Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008, and Exchange 2007 through 2016. Key areas of knowledge include system architecture, AD design and repair, Exchange-based email, security, and server monitoring.

Details on Senior Microsoft Information Technology Consulting Expert Positions


Expert

Sr. Microsoft Exchange Consultant - San Francisco Bay Area, Remote
Progent is looking for a Sr. Exchange expert to lead large-scale Microsoft Exchange planning and implementation projects. The right applicant would be a computer consultant with subject matter expertise in Microsoft Exchange 2007 to 2016 and Microsoft Office 365 and with a solid grasp of Microsoft AD. This position calls for a background in the consulting, system design, deployment and maintenance of these platforms.

Details on Sr. Microsoft Exchange Expert Jobs


S25

Business Development Representative - Los Angeles and New York Metro Areas
Progent is looking for a Business Development Representative (BDR) to work as a senior-level sales executive who is responsible for selling the company's comprehensive selection of IT outsourcing and computer consulting, and development services. Activities of the Business Development Representative include:
  • Generating and articulating key components of service proposals which align our services with an organization's IT goals
  • Maintaining good relationships with Progent's customers
  • Providing ongoing account management and developing follow-on sales
  • Maintaining an understanding of rapidly evolving IT technology

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


If you want to ask about any position shown above, you should e-mail your background information to jobs@progent.com. Please include the code numbers of the jobs of interest.

Additional Facts Concerning Opportunities with Us

Career Work for Network Engineers, Computer Support Technicians,
Security Experts, and Online Help Professionals

Progent wants to hire fulltime, solutions-driven Microsoft certified consultants with Microsoft MCSE, MCSA, or MCP certification; Cisco accredited network consultants who have Cisco CCIE or CCNP credentials; security professionals with CISM or equivalent security credentials; and high-end network architecture experts with experience in mobile access, wireless connectivity, fault tolerance, business continuity, information protection, and VMware. Progent also is looking for professionals to work on our team of helpdesk support technicians and remote support experts. In addition, We are seeking experienced administrators who can perform productively in our fast-paced, virtual office environment.

By supporting a team of talented and dedicated professionals, providing world-class client services, and offering a strong value-based pricing model, We have managed to expand our customer base rapidly while delivering professional services to numerous businesses in the San Francisco area and across the United States. An advanced virtual office environment, a shared knowledge database, and a group approach to problem resolution have allowed Progent to retain a talented consulting team and a loyal client base.

If you are a network consultant with technical support experience, joining Progent or helping Progent's customers will enhance your skills through cooperation with our group of highly team-oriented, talented engineers. Our focus on providing network expertise and computer help to small organizations will give you the opportunity to collaborate closely with key players and add appreciably to the growth of exciting businesses.

Progent is hiring technical professionals that can show recognized credentials related to their special expertise. So, if you are a Microsoft consultant, you should have your Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer credential. In the case of Cisco professionals, have your Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert or Cisco Certified Network Professional credential. For security, you should have earned you CISSP, Certified Information Systems Auditor, Certified Information Security Manager, or one of the other top security certifications. Naturally, we are aware of "paper experts". Nevertheless, simply because a credential can not ensure excellence is no excuse for not earning one. If you know your stuff, then most of those certifications should be no challenge. The point is that if you call yourself an expert, then clients deserve to see credentials. Progent can market your skills, but you should provide standard certifications for Progent to work with. In case you stand strongly opposed to the concept of credentials, we can sympathize with and respect your opinion, but you are likely not an appropriate candidate.

Freelance Work for Qualified Application Specialists for
Windows, Mac, Linux-based, and Sun Technology

For over 20 years, Progent's computer engineers have offered low-cost and effective computer consulting expertise for small businesses in Northern California and across the United States. An advanced virtual office environment, a shared technical knowledge base, and a collaborative approach to problem solving have enabled Progent to build a talented in-house team and quickly expand a satisfied customer base.

The Experts Team is Progent's way to provide customers the help of specialized information technology support engineers who have in-depth skills and work experience in key areas beyond our primary concentration in network support and security. Experts Group members are typically freelance engineers and sometimes "moonlighters" who are carefully certified by us to work closely with our in-house consultants to deliver comprehensive, world-class network solutions to small businesses. We are continually enhancing our Experts Group in order to address the particular needs of our clients.

Progent's Experts Team now offers support in these technologies:

  • Macintosh integration and applications
  • Support for Linux, UNIX-based, and Sun Solaris environments
  • Manufacturing Resource Planning, Enterprise Resource Planning, or CRM expertise
  • Strategic and vertical program help
  • Chief Information Officer, business analyst, and project logistics services
  • Custom program development and deployment
  • Web, eCommerce, Electronic Data Interchange, and client portal development and deployment
  • Database management and performance help
  • Business information expertise
  • Telecom systems support

Benefits of becoming part of Progent's Experts Team include:

  • By associating with us, you get to take advantage of the impact of our dramatic growth and excellent reputation in the marketplace. By maintaining a group of skilled and dedicated professionals, offering excellent client care, and practicing a strong, ROI-focused billing structure, we have multiplied our clientele during the last few years and Progent now provides professoinal support to hundreds of companies in California and throughout the United States.
  • Our experienced marketing staff takes care of all aspects of promoting your skills and technical knowledge into our quickly expanding client base, so you spend less effort finding customers and more time making revenue.
  • Progent will facilitate communications between you and our core team of experienced Microsoft and Cisco certified engineers who act as the conduit to the decision makers among Progent's clients.
  • Progent's sales and operations teams will take care of the complete selling and contracting cycle, from opportunity identification, project approval, customer needs description, capabilities matching, job scoping proposal writing, contract negotiation and generation. Your exclusive responsibility stays with delivering high-level consulting expertise.
  • We will provide you connections to our advanced virtual office environment, offering convenient conference locations in the San Francisco area, as well as Internet and telecomm access throughout the U.S.
  • You will have the benefit of our extensive database, procedures based on best practices, abundance of template-deliverable documents, and the shared expertise from one of the country's largest independent groups of experienced network engineers.
  • Progent will pass on partner-only benefits from leading vendors such as Microsoft and Cisco, including no-cost ordiscounted training classes, web connections to restricted vendor support tools and product maintenance resources, and on-line internal use software for training and/or sales purposes.
  • You will have the security of backup coverage from Progent's staff consultants and other Expert Team members in the event you are unavailable to respond to client demands due to work schedule conflicts, vacation, sickness, or training.
  • As a 1099 subcontractor to Progent, you get simplified, risk-free invoicing and consistent payment schedules. In addition, Progent is responsible for receivables collection

There is no cost to be part of Progent's Experts Team, but Progent has strict qualifications to join:

  • You need to show a proven background as a consultant working on your own in your field of specialization, including a minimum two year record of successful contracting jobs or you must have your own active client base for which you now deliver continuing support activity.
  • You should show that you have expertise in your field of specialization, which includes showing a long task-relevant history and strong referrals, and possess up-to-date manufacturer and/or institutional professional certifications.
  • You need to know how to present yourself in a professional manner and be self driven and assured in your abilities. You must have excellent people skills and know how to operate efficiently by yourself or as a member of a team.
  • You need to be able to communicate realistic goals to customers and fellow Progent team members and you have to be able scope out tasks, produce task plans, and estimate reasonable work schedules.

Improve Your Skills with the Best Technology and
Joining the Top Team of Network Consultants

Progent's work environment will make you a more capable professional by improving your technical knowledge and increasing the loyalty of your customers. Progent delivers on this promise by recruiting the best professional experts for you to work with, providing a state-of-the-art network and communications architecture, running custom software utilities to deliver the maximum quality of service, and by streamlining proven business models for finding and maintaining clients.

The main factor that distinguishes Progent from ordinary network support companies is the excellence of our consultants. Among the 50 or so consulting experts who have joined us, we have assembled top talent covering a wide range of technologies. Whether it’s Microsoft servers, Cisco switches, corporate security, Apple, Linux, VMware, or other key areas, we deploy professionals who can enable you to be successful on major projects by leveraging the aggregate skills of Progent's group of experts.

To promote the productivity of Progent's consultants, we invest significantly in providing the best tools to perform the work efficiently. Progent will leverage technology to an impressive extent and our advanced virtual office environment allows effortless connectivity, collaboration, and knowledge exchange with other Progent consultants — entirely from home-based or mobile offices. You don’t throw away time or lose revenue because of regular drives to a physical office, and all driving you do for on-site customer jobs is determined by your own time table, not ours. The most attractive benefit is that much of Progent's consulting work can be done remotely, offering 100% productivity for billable time. In practice, some Progent team members do off-site consulting exclusively.

Progent's business structure is geared towards reacting quickly and effectively to client needs through information sharing and cooperative problem resolution. Even though Progent's consultants work with a high level of freedom, dispatching is unified, customer issues and resolutions are carefully monitored, recorded, and organized for easy reference, up-to-date engineer availability is published to facilitate team tasks and simplify problem escalation, and client approval is always monitored. We reinforce the feeling of cooperation through periodic workgroup conferences and quarterly corporate events.

Most of our team is situated throughout Northern California, however we are attracting a rapidly expanding group of network professionals from across America. Progent's virtual office infrastructure does away with regional obstacles that limit the productivity of traditional company structures. We complete the package by providing a comprehensive employee care plan to promote the physical health and economic welfare of our team members and their families.

Just as we have world-class consulting professionals, our sales and operations groups match the excellence that is Progent. These high-performance contributors to our growth are enabling us to target and sign up the 50-60 new customers we are now engaging each month. We lately marked the providing of services to our 1,000th customer. Try typing “Cisco consultants” or “Microsoft consultants” into Google to see for yourself why we are also a strong sales organization.

Possessing 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 job in network technology. Being confronted by a continual stream of network challenges is what keeps professional support exciting. Clients rely on a consultant to perform the “hard stuff.” Innovative projects, leading-edge implementations, vexing or entrenched problems, and difficult migrations are the foundation for what we do every day. With us, you will not stagnate or be pigeonholed, as is sadly common for network engineers in traditional corporate jobs. You will awake every morning excited about the opportunities to come.

On the way, you will meet some great people, both by building close client relationships and by working in conjunction with other Progent team members, where you will learn from and contribute to their success. Yes, technology is important, but we are a relationship-focused organization through and through. If you do not offer excellent people skills or enjoy cooperating with a varied assortment of people, then we are in all likelihood a poor match.

If this seems right for you, we invite you to talk to us about our view of the new paradigm of information technology consulting.

Enjoy Quality of Life Benefits and Professional Success with
Progent's Sophisticated Virtual Office Infrastructure

Progent believes that a carefully architected and executed network is a crucial factor for enabling any company's success, and we follow this credo in our corporate system infrastructure. Progent has built a fault-tolerant virtual office infrastructure that enables our in-house engineers and certified contractors to offer fast and effective service, cooperate easily on complex jobs, and experience career and personal growth by acting as part of an exciting business ethos of personal drive and independence.
















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