One of the top IT consulting companies for small and midsize business systems, Progent manages a large staff of talented service professionals who focus on core technologies including:

  • Microsoft technology
  • Cisco routers, switches, firewalls, wireless APs, plus Voice over IP and VPN products
  • Network security expertise
  • Sophisticated connectivity architecture
  • Off-site IT support and system management

Our Experts Team, which includes freelance consultants certified and coordinated by Progent, provides exceptionally refined skills covering a wide range of vital business areas and networking solutions that include:

  • Apple OS and iOS networking and application software
  • Expertise for Linux, UNIX, and Sun environments
  • Microsoft Dynamics MRP, Enterprise Resource Planning, or CRM expertise
  • BI expertise for SQL Server BI Stack, Microsoft Power BI, and Crystal Reports
  • CIO, business analyst, and project management outsourcing
  • Web app design, integration, and debugging
  • SQL Server, MySQL and Oracle Database programming and management consulting
  • Office Access database application programming, enhancement and troubleshooting
  • Microsoft Office desktop and Office 365 training

Innovative models for finding clients, delivering support, establishing an efficient company culture, and offering highly competitive compensation and benefits have enabled Progent to become among the fastest growing and most well recognized Microsoft Gold Partners consultant organizations in the United States and to build an international presence for delivering remote network service. If you are an accredited computer technician or information technology consultant with a drive for a customer service and strong people skills, you will find in Progent an opportunity for adding to your professional knowledge, developing a more independent lifestyle, and achieving economic success.

Find Out More Information Concerning Jobs with Progent
Follow these pages to learn additional information concerning Progent's work opportunities, company philosophy, operational environment, profit sharing model, and benefits packages:

Consulting Jobs at Progent
We are seeking a variety of on-staff workers such as experienced Microsoft MCSE, MCSA, and MCP network engineers; network consultants who have Cisco CCIE or CCNP credentials; and specialists in advanced network design with experience in mobile access, wireless networking, high-availability environments, disaster recovery planning, data preservation, and server virtualization. Progent is also looking for workstation support technicians, off-site service specialists, and CISA accredited security engineers. We are also hiring veteran managers who can perform efficiently in our high-growth, virtual office environment. Find out more information about staff consulting work at Progent by going to Consulting Jobs at Progent.

Freelance Opportunities at Progent
Progent contracts independent consultants who have proven expertise and field background in crucial information technology areas outside our primary service concentration. Progent's Experts Team employs freelance consultants who offer advice and programming support for line-of-business applications that include MRP, Enterprise Resource Planning, or Customer Relationship Management; possess specialized expertise with non-Microsoft platforms such as Linux derivatives, Macintosh, or Solaris, or can provide world-class help in areas like telecom, web site development, Juniper products, eCommerce, or Oracle and MySQL Database programming and administration. Freelance consultants qualified by us cooperate with our staff engineers to provide end-to-end solutions for small and midsize business networks. In order to learn more details about contract work with Progent's Experts Consulting Group, refer to Freelance Work at Progent.

Reasons That Progent Is Different
We have managed to attract the best professional experts by being unique. Providing an innovative mix of entrepreneurial drive, commitment to client success, use of state-of-the-art technical tools, plus a flexible business model that offers life-style choices for our consulting team, Progent offers a stimulating environment for talented individuals who have a desire for rapidly improving their technical abilities to deliver real-world benefits for a variety of businesses and technical environments. Learn additional details about ways that we are different by visiting Ways That Progent Is Different.

Progent's Virtual Office Work Environment
Our virtual office network utilizes advanced technologies that allow remote support, wireless connectivity, convenient availability of Progent's support databases, and instant cooperation with talented team members to help you to resolve challenging network issues. Our virtual office model enables consultants to focus on providing IT solutions instead of dealing with commutes and lets you establish lasting customer relationships by enabling you to provide quick, viable, and affordable solutions. If you want to learn additional details concerning our virtual office work environment, see Progent virtual Office Work Environment.

Compensation and Benefit Packages
Progent's compensation model is based on revenue sharing. The money you make is wholly tied to what you generate. Consultants have the option of focusing on life style and electing to work at a more relaxed pace, utilizing our flexible schedule to follow personal enthusiasms, or you can choose to make considerable money through persistent effort and long consulting time. Progent also provides complete family health insurance plus numerous additional benefits. Find out additional details concerning our compensation model and benefit packages by referring to Our Compensation Model and Benefit Packages.

Jobs at Progent Q&A
To see answers to frequent enquiries concerning becoming employed by Progent, visit Working with Progent FAQs.

This is a list of some present job opportunities:


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Senior Microsoft Information Technology Consultant - San Francisco Bay Area
Progent is seeking proven Sr. Microsoft information technology consultants in the San Francisco Bay Area to assist a range of small businesses to 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 troubleshooting, Exchange-based email, security, and server monitoring.

Details about Sr. Microsoft Information Technology Consulting Expert Positions


P016

Desktop Support Expert - 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 role that will be performed at our client sites in the San Francisco Bay Area. Daytime availability is required, Monday through Friday. Our consultant will maintain and support users of all desktop and laptop computers based on current Microsoft technologies. In addition, work extensively with client's executives, management, IT group or under the direction or guidance of our senior consultant to support the client's end users.

More information about Desktop Support Expert Jobs


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Sr. Microsoft Information Technology Consulting Expert - New York Metro, Pittsburgh and Los Angeles Areas
Progent is seeking proven Sr. Microsoft computer consultants in the New York metro, Pittsburgh and Los Angeles areas to help a variety of small and midsize organizations manage IT environments based on Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008, and Microsoft Exchange 2007 through 2016. Key fields of expertise include system infrastructure, Active Directory design and repair, Exchange-based email, security, and server monitoring.

Specifics on Sr. Microsoft Information Technology Consultant Positions


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Sr. Exchange Consultant - San Francisco Bay Area, Remote
Progent is looking for a Senior Exchange consultant to spearhead large-scale Exchange planning and implementation projects. The right applicant should be a computer consultant with expertise in the area of Exchange 2007 through 2016 and Office 365 Exchange Online and with a thorough grasp of Active Directory. This position would require a background in the consulting, architectural design, implementation and maintenance of these platforms.

Specifics on Sr. Exchange Consultant Positions


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Business Development Representative (BDR) - Los Angeles and New York Metro Areas
Progent is seeking a Business Development Representative (BDR) to work as a senior-level sales executive who is responsible for selling Progent's broad selection of IT outsourcing and network consulting, and development services. Activities of the BDR include:
  • Producing and explaining key components of consulting proposals that tie our deliverables with a customer's unique competitive requirements
  • Establishing and maintaining excellent relationships with clients
  • Providing continuing client management and developing follow-on sales
  • Maintaining an understanding of rapidly changing technology

Details on Business Development Representative Positions - Los Angeles and New York Metro Areas


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

More Information About Jobs at Progent

Staff Work for Network Engineers, Desktop Support Technicians,
Security Consultants, and Remote Help Professionals

Progent is seeking to find fulltime, solutions-oriented Microsoft certified consultants with Microsoft MCSE or MCSA certification; Cisco certified network consultants who have Cisco CCIE or CCNP certification; security consultants with CISA or equivalent security certification; and advanced network design consultants with experience in mobile solutions, wireless networking, service continuity, business continuity, data preservation, and virtual servers. Progent also seeks professionals who can work on Progent's team of helpdesk service specialists and remote support experts. In addition, Progent is hiring experienced managers able to perform productively in our fast-paced, virtual office environment.

By supporting a staff of skilled and motivated professionals, delivering attentive customer services, and offering a strong value-based fee model, We have managed to expand our customer list dramatically while providing consulting services to numerous companies in Northern California and across the United States. A sophisticated virtual office environment, a shared information database, and a team strategy for problem solving have allowed Progent to maintain a talented staff and a loyal client base.

If you are an information technology consultant with technical support experience, joining Progent or working for Progent's clients will enhance your knowledge via interaction with Progent's group of mutually supportive, expert consultants. Progent's commitment to providing information technology expertise and computer help to small and midsize organizations will give you the chance to work closely with decision makers and contribute appreciably to the growth of dynamic businesses.

Progent is hiring consultants who have recognized credentials in their technical focus. For example, if you are a Microsoft consultant, you should have your Microsoft MCSE credential. For Cisco experts, have your CCIE or Cisco Certified Network Professional certificate. For security, you should have earned you Certified Information Systems Security Professional, Certified Information Systems Auditor, Certified Information Security Manager, or one of the other leading security certifications. Naturally, we are familiar with “paper MCSEs.” Nevertheless, simply because a certificate can not ensure excellence is no reason for not having one. If you have mastered your stuff, then most of those certifications should pose no challenge. The point is that if you call yourself a professional, then customers expect credentials. Progent can promote your talents, but you must provide basic certifications for Progent to work with. In case you stand strongly against the idea of certifications, we can understand and respect your opinion, but you are likely not an appropriate fit.

Contract Jobs for Qualified Application Specialists for
Windows, Mac, Linux-based, and Sun Solaris Technology

For more than two decades, Progent's information technology engineers have offered low-cost and effective computer support services for small businesses in the San Francisco Bay Area and across the United States. An advanced virtual office environment, a shared support knowledge base, and a team philosophy for problem solving have enabled us to retain a talented in-house team and quickly grow a satisfied client base.

The Experts Team is our way to offer clients the help of specialized computer consulting engineers who have in-depth knowledge and work background in key technologies outside of Progent's core focus in system support and security. Experts Team consultants are typically independent contractors and occasionally "moonlighters" who have been carefully certified by Progent to work closely with Progent's in-house consultants to deliver end-to-end, world-class information technology services to small companies. We are continually expanding our Experts Team in order to meet the particular needs of our clients.

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

  • Macintosh networking and programs
  • Support for Linux-based, UNIX-powered, and Sun Solaris environments
  • MRP, Enterprise Resource Planning, or Customer Relationship Management customization
  • Line-of-business and specialized application help
  • Chief Information Officer, management information analyst, and project management outsourcing
  • Custom applications development and deployment
  • Web, eCommerce, Electronic Data Interchange, and client portal design and deployment
  • Database management and performance consulting
  • Management intelligence expertise
  • Telecom systems consulting

Advantages of becoming part of Progent's Experts Group include:

  • By working with Progent, you can leverage the momentum of Progent's explosive expansion and top-notch reputation in the marketplace. By having a group of skilled and dedicated consultants, providing attentive client support, and practicing a proven, value-focused billing structure, we have multiplied our customer base over the past few years and Progent currently delivers professoinal support to hundreds of businesses in California and across the United States.
  • Our experienced marketing team handles all aspects of marketing your skills and areas of expertise into our rapidly growing client base, so you expend less effort signing up customers and extra time generating revenue.
  • We will facilitate relationship building between you and our key group of experienced Microsoft and Cisco certified engineers who are the gateway to the influential managers among our customers.
  • Progent's selling and operations staffs will take care of the complete selling and engagement cycle, from lead identification, job approval, client requirements definition, skills matching, project analysis proposal generation, contract negotiation and execution. Your entire focus is on delivering top-quality consulting expertise.
  • Progent will gives you access to our advanced virtual office infrastructure, offering professional meeting/work locations in Northern California, plus data and voice access anywhere in the U.S.
  • You will have access to our extensive knowledge base, procedures based on leading practices, library of professional documents, and the shared expertise from one of the country's largest pool of expert network engineers.
  • Progent will share partner-only benefits from leading vendors such as Microsoft and Cisco, including no-cost ordiscounted educational seminars, on-line access to special vendor support utilities and technical maintenance resources, and downloadable in-house use software 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 not any fee to become a member of our Experts Group, but Progent has strict requirements for membership:

  • You must show a strong track record as a consulting professional operating on your own in your area of expertise, including a minimum two year record of completed consulting jobs or you must have your own active customer base to whom you currently deliver continuing consulting services.
  • You must demonstrate that you are an expert in your area of concentration, which includes having an extensive work-related history and excellent referrals, and possess current vendor or industry professional certifications.
  • You must know how to present yourself in a professional way and be self driven and confident in your skills. You need to have excellent inter-personal skills and be able to work efficiently by yourself or as part of a group.
  • You should know how to communicate proper goals to customers and fellow Progent team members and you have to be able evaluate projects, produce task plans, and define reasonable time lines.

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

Progent's work environment will allow you to become a more capable consultant by enhancing your technical skills and increasing the satisfaction of your clients. Progent delivers on this commitment by recruiting the top consulting talent for you to work with, offering an advanced system infrastructure, running specialized application tools to deliver the maximum quality of support, and by optimizing proven operational structures for finding and keeping customers.

The main factor that distinguishes us from ordinary network support companies is the high caliber of our service staff. Out of the 50 or so consultants who have joined us, we have recruited the best talent covering a broad array of technologies. Be it Microsoft servers, Cisco firewalls, corporate security, Mac, Linux/UNIX, server virtualization, or other vital application, we deploy experts who can enable you to be effective on larger jobs by leveraging the collective skills of Progent's group of professionals.

To promote the productivity of our team, we invest heavily in making available the best technology to perform the job efficiently. Progent will leverage information technology to an extraordinary extent and our advanced virtual office infrastructure allows effortless connectivity, collaboration, and knowledge sharing with other Progent consultants — entirely from at-home or mobile offices. You don’t throw away time or forfeit revenue because of regular drives to a physical office building, and any travel you do for on-site client work is based on your own schedule, not ours. The most attractive benefit is that most of Progent's support services can be done remotely, representing maximum productivity for billable time. In practice, some of our staff do off-site support only.

Our operations are set up for responding rapidly and efficiently to customer requirements via information exchange and cooperative problem solving. Even though our engineers work with a high level of freedom, resource allocation is unified, client problems and solutions are carefully monitored, recorded, and organized for convenient reference, current consultant availability is broadcast to streamline team tasks and enable problem escalation, and client satisfaction is continually monitored. We reinforce the sense of cooperation via monthly workgroup conferences and quarterly corporate events.

Most of our team is located across California, however we are building a rapidly growing team of consulting professionals from across the United States. Our virtual office infrastructure does away with regional obstacles that restrict the productivity of conventional business models. We enhance the package by offering a full employee care plan to promote the health and financial security of our team members and their families.

Not only do we have world-class consultants, our sales and operations teams live up to the excellence that defines Progent. These top-notch factors behind Progent’s success are enabling us to identify and sign up the scores of new customers we are currently acquiring every month. We lately marked 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 a strong marketing organization.

Having a passion for technical proficiency is a key for success with us. A career in consulting will drive you to learn more than you would in any other job in network technology. Being exposed to a steady stream of technical challenges is what keeps professional support exciting. Clients rely on a consultant to do the toughest jobs. Creative projects, leading-edge implementations, vexing or chronic issues, and difficult migrations are the basis for what we do every day. At Progent, you will not stall or be narrowly defined, as is sadly typical for network engineers in traditional corporate roles. You will wake up every morning enthusiastic about the challenges ahead.

On the way, you will work with some wonderful people, both by building strong customer relationships and by operating closely with other Progent team members, where you will benefit from and contribute to their growth. Of course, technology is important, but Progent is a relationship-oriented organization heart and soul. If you do not offer excellent communications skills or enjoy cooperating with a varied group of people, then Progent is probably not a good fit.

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

Enjoy Lifestyle Benefits and Technical Prowess with
Our Sophisticated Virtual Office Infrastructure

Progent believes that a carefully architected and executed network can be a crucial piece for enabling any firm's success, and we follow this credo in our corporate network infrastructure. Progent has created a zero-downtime virtual office infrastructure that enables Progent's in-house consultants and certified contractors to offer fast and efficient service, collaborate easily on sophisticated projects, and experience professional and personal maturity from being part of a dynamic business ethos of self motivation and independence.
















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