Among the premiere computer consultant firms for business networks, Progent maintains a large team of talented support professionals who concentrate on mainstream IT areas such as:

  • Microsoft products
  • Cisco routers, switches, ASA firewalls, access points, plus Voice over IP and VPN products
  • Enterprise security analysis
  • Sophisticated system infrastructures
  • Remote IT support and network management

Progent's Experts Team, which contracts freelance consultants qualified and coordinated by Progent, provides highly refined knowledge in a broad variety of critical business areas and networking technologies such as:

  • Macintosh and iOS networking and application software
  • Expertise for Linux, UNIX-powered, and Sun systems
  • Dynamics MRP, Enterprise Resource Planning, or Customer Relationship Management consulting
  • Business Intelligence expertise for platforms including SQL Server BI Stack, Power BI, and Microsoft Management Reporter/FRx
  • CIO, business analyst, and project management outsourcing
  • Web app design, deployment, and debugging
  • SQL Server and Oracle DBM development and DBA help
  • Office Access database programming, enhancement and troubleshooting
  • Microsoft Office desktop and Microsoft Office 365 online training

Creative models for attracting clients, delivering service, nurturing an efficient company culture, and offering highly competitive profit sharing have enabled us to be among the most rapidly growing and best recognized Microsoft Partners consultant firms in the United States and to establish a worldwide organization for delivering online network assistance. If you are an accredited computer technician or information technology consultant with a focus on a customer service and strong communication skills, you should consider Progent a chance for enhancing your technical knowledge, developing a more independent lifestyle, and attaining financial security.

Find Out Additional Details Concerning Working at Progent
Check out these pages to learn more details about our job opportunities, business culture, operational environment, compensation model, and benefits packages:

Consulting Work at Progent
We are hiring a variety of full-time workers including experienced Microsoft MCSE, MCSA, and MCP network engineers; system experts with CCIE certification; and consultants for fault-tolerant system architecture with backgrounds in mobile access, wireless networking, non-stop environments, business continuity planning, data protection, and VMware technology. Progent is also looking for workstation support experts, remote service specialists, and CISA or CISM certified security professionals. Progent is also hiring veteran managers able to operate efficiently in our dynamic, virtual office environment. Learn more details concerning staff professional services positions at Progent by going to Full-time Jobs at Progent.

Contracting Jobs at Progent
Progent works with independent professionals with proven expertise and hands-on background in important information technology areas beyond our main service focus. Our Experts Team employs contractors who offer consulting and development support for line-of-business solutions such as MRP, Enterprise Resource Planning, or Customer Relationship Management; possess deep expertise with non-Microsoft platforms such as Linux derivatives, Macintosh, or Solaris, or can provide expert skills in areas such as telecommunications, web development, Juniper Networks products, eCommerce, or Oracle and MySQL DBM programming and administration. Independent consultants qualified by Progent coordinate with Progent's in-house engineers to deliver end-to-end IT services for small and midsize company networks. In order to find out additional details about contracting opportunities with our Experts Consulting Group, visit Freelance Opportunities at Progent.

Ways That We Are Exceptional
We have been able to attract the top consulting talent by being unique. Providing a powerful mix of entrepreneurial spirit, commitment to customer success, use of advanced technology, and an independent business model that accommodates quality-of-life options for Progent's consulting team, Progent creates a dynamic setting for talented individuals who have a drive for rapidly enhancing their professional skills to deliver real-world benefits for a range of businesses and network environments. Learn additional details about how Progent is unique by visiting Reasons That We Are Unique.

Progent's Virtual Office Business Model
Our virtual office network uses state-of-the-art technical tools that enable remote support, wireless communication, easy availability of our support databases, and instant collaboration with talented team members to help you to deal with challenging IT problems. Progent's virtual office network enables you to focus on delivering IT solutions rather than dealing with traffic and lets you nurture successful customer relationships by permitting you to come up with fast, viable, and cost-effective solutions. To learn additional information about our virtual office infrastructure, go to Progent virtual Office Work Environment.

Compensation Model and Benefit Packages
Our compensation is based on revenue sharing. The money you make 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 Progent's flexible structure to follow personal pursuits, or you can choose to earn considerable income through persistent work and lots of hours. Progent also provides comprehensive family health care coverage as well as numerous additional benefits. Learn additional details about our compensation and benefits by going to Our Compensation and Benefit Programs.

Working with Progent Q&A
To see answers to popular questions about being a consultant at Progent, visit Working with Progent Q&A.

The following is a list of Progent's current job openings:


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P014

Senior Microsoft Information Technology Consulting Expert - San Francisco Bay Area
Progent is looking for experienced Sr. Microsoft information technology consulting experts in the San Francisco Bay Area to assist a range of small businesses to manage networks based on Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008, and Microsoft Exchange 2007 to 2016. Important areas of knowledge include network architecture, AD design and troubleshooting, Exchange-based messaging, security, and server monitoring.

Details about Senior Microsoft Information Technology Consultant Job


P016

Desktop Support Expert - San Francisco Bay Area
Progent is seeking Desktop Support Consultants to help Progent's clients with maintenance, break/fix and project work. This is a 1099 consulting position that will be performed at Progent's customer locations in the San Francisco Bay Area. Daytime availability is required, Monday through Friday. Our consultant will maintain and support clients of all desktop and notebook computers powered by the latest Microsoft technologies. Also, work extensively with client's executives, management, IT staff or under the direction or guidance of Progent's senior consultant to support the client's end users.

Details on Desktop Engineer Job


P018

Senior Microsoft Information Technology Consultant - New York Metro, Pittsburgh and Los Angeles Areas
Progent is looking for proven Senior Microsoft information technology consultants in the New York metro, Pittsburgh and Los Angeles areas to help a range of small businesses maintain networks based on Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008, and Exchange 2007 to 2016. Important areas of expertise include system infrastructure, AD design and repair, Exchange-based email, security, and server monitoring.

Specifics on Sr. Microsoft Computer Consulting Expert Positions


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Senior Microsoft Exchange Expert - San Francisco Bay Area, Online
Progent is seeking a Sr. Microsoft Exchange expert to lead large-scale Exchange planning and implementation initiatives. The ideal applicant would be a technical consultant with subject matter expertise in the area of Microsoft Exchange 2007 through 2016 and Exchange Online and with a solid grasp of Microsoft AD. This position calls for a background in the consulting, architectural design, deployment and support of these technologies.

More information on Sr. Exchange Expert Jobs


S25

Business Development Representative - Los Angeles and New York Metro Areas
Progent is looking for a Business Development Representative to operate as a senior sales executive who is responsible for selling the company's extensive selection of information technology outsourcing and computer consulting, and development services. Activities of the Business Development Representative include:
  • Generating and explaining key components of consulting proposals that associate Progent's deliverables with real business value
  • Establishing and maintaining good relationships with clients
  • Providing continuing client management and generating follow-on sales
  • Explaining rapidly evolving technology

More information on Business Development Representative (BDR) Job - Los Angeles and New York Metro Areas


If you would like to enquire about any job listed above, you should send your background information to jobs@progent.com. Be sure to include the job codes of the positions that interest you.

More Information About Jobs at Progent

Fulltime Work for Network Consultants, Computer Support Technicians,
Security Consultants, and Online Help Technicians

Progent is seeking to hire full-time, results-oriented Microsoft accredited engineers with MCSE or MCP certification; Cisco certified system engineers who have Cisco certification; security consultants who have CISSP, CISM, or CISA or comparable security credentials; and high-end network design experts with a background in mobile access, wireless connectivity, service continuity, workplace recovery, information protection, and server virtualization. Progent also seeks professionals who can work on our team of desktop service technicians and remote troubleshooting experts. In addition, Progent is hiring talented managers able to perform effectively in Progent's fast-paced, virtual office environment.

By supporting a staff of talented and motivated professionals, providing attentive customer services, and following a competitive value-based fee model, We have been able to increase our client base dramatically while providing professional support to hundreds of businesses in Northern California and across the U.S. An advanced virtual office network, a shared information base, and a group approach to problem solving have allowed Progent to maintain a skilled staff and a loyal client base.

For a network professional with troubleshooting experience, joining Progent or helping Progent's customers can expand your skills through interaction with Progent's group of highly supportive, expert consultants. Progent's commitment to providing information technology expertise and computer support to small and midsize companies will offer you the opportunity to work closely with key players and contribute significantly to the growth of dynamic businesses.

We are looking for consultants who can show recognized certification related to their special expertise. So, if you are a Microsoft consultant, you should have your Microsoft MCSE credential. In the case of Cisco professionals, show us your CCIE or CCNP certificate. For network security, you should show you Certified Information Systems Security Professional, Certified Information Systems Auditor, Certified Information Security Manager, or one of the other top security certifications. Of course, we are aware of “paper MCSEs.” Nevertheless, simply because a certificate can not guarantee expertise is no reason for not having one. If you know your field, then most of these tests should pose no challenge. The crux of the matter is that if you represent yourself to be a professional, then customers deserve to see credentials. Progent can promote your skills, but you should provide a baseline of credentials for Progent to market. In case you are adamantly opposed to the idea of credentials, we can understand and honor your opinion, but you are probably not an appropriate fit.

Contract Jobs for Certified Application Specialists for
Windows, Mac, Linux/UNIX, and Sun Technology

For over two decades, our information technology professionals have offered low-cost and successful computer consulting expertise for businesses in the San Francisco Bay Area and throughout the U.S. A sophisticated virtual office network, a common technical knowledge base, and a team approach to problem resolution have enabled Progent to retain a talented in-house team and dramatically expand a satisfied customer base.

The Experts Group is our way to provide customers the services of expert information technology consulting engineers who have in-depth knowledge and work background in key areas outside of Progent's core concentration in network infrastructure and security. Experts Team consultants are typically freelance contractors and occasionally "moonlighters" who are thoroughly certified by us to collaborate with our in-house engineers to provide comprehensive, enterprise-class information technology solutions to small businesses. We are continually enhancing the Experts Team in order to meet the special requirements of our customer base.

Our Experts Team currently provides support in these areas:

  • Macintosh integration and applications
  • Expertise for Linux, UNIX-based, and Sun Solaris systems
  • Manufacturing Resource Planning, Enterprise Resource Planning, or Customer Relationship Management consulting
  • Line-of-business and specialized application help
  • CIO, business analyst, and project management services
  • Custom program design and deployment
  • Web, electronic business, EDI, and client information portal design and deployment
  • SQL support and efficiency help
  • Business intelligence consulting
  • Telecommunications architecture support

Benefits of becoming a member of Progent's Experts Team include:

  • By working with Progent, you get to take advantage of the impact of Progent's explosive growth and top-notch reputation in the industry. By maintaining a team of talented and dedicated consultants, offering attentive client care, and practicing a strong, value-focused billing structure, Progent has multiplied our customer base over the past several years and Progent currently delivers consulting support to hundreds of businesses in Northern California and across the U.S.
  • Our veteran marketing staff handles all facets of promoting your skills and areas of expertise into our rapidly growing client base, so you spend less time signing up customers and extra time making money.
  • We will assist in communications between you and Progent's key team of experienced Microsoft and Cisco qualified consultants who act as the gateway to the influential managers among our customers.
  • Our selling and operations groups will manage the complete selling and contracting cycle, from lead generation, job approval, client requirements description, skills matching, job scoping proposal generation, contract negotiation and execution. Your exclusive focus is on delivering high-level consulting expertise.
  • We will gives you access to our advanced virtual office infrastructure, including professional conference locations throughout the San Francisco area, and data and voice access throughout the United States.
  • You will have access to Progent's vast database, processes based on best practices, library of template-deliverable documents, and the aggregate experience from one of Northern California's largest independent groups of experienced network engineers.
  • We will pass on special benefits from top technology companies such as Microsoft and Cisco, including no-cost orlow-cost training classes, on-line connections to special vendor support tools and product support resources, and downloadable in-house use software for education 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 fee to be part of Progent's Experts Group, but we do have the following qualifications for membership:

  • You should show a strong background as a consultant working on your own in your area of expertise, including at least a two year history of completed contracting projects and/or have an active client base to which you now provide ongoing consulting services.
  • You should show that you are an expert in your field of specialization, including having a long work-related history and strong references, and possess up-to-date manufacturer or institutional professional certifications.
  • You need to know how to carry yourself in a professional way and be self motivated and assured in your skills. You should have strong communications skills and be able to operate successfully by yourself or as part of a group.
  • You must know how to articulate proper goals to clients and other Progent team members and you must know how analyze projects, create project plans, and estimate reasonable work schedules.

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

Progent's work environment will make you a better consultant by improving your technical knowledge and boosting the loyalty of your clients. Progent delivers on this promise by recruiting the top consulting talent for you to operate with, providing a state-of-the-art network and communications architecture, using specialized application tools to deliver the highest quality of support, and by streamlining proven business models for finding and maintaining customers.

The most important factor that distinguishes us from typical network support firms is the quality of our consulting team. Among the 50 or so consultants who have joined Progent, we have assembled top expertise across a broad range of technical areas. Whether it’s Microsoft servers, Cisco switches, corporate security, Macintosh, Linux/UNIX, VMware, or other key application, we deploy professionals who can help you to be effective on major jobs by leveraging the aggregate experience of our group of experts.

To promote the productivity of Progent's consultants, we invest heavily in making available the best tools to perform the job efficiently. We will leverage information technology to an impressive degree and our advanced virtual office infrastructure enables effortless communications, collaboration, and knowledge exchange with fellow Progent team members — entirely from home-based or on-the-road offices. Consultants don’t throw away time or forfeit income because of daily commutes to a conventional office, and any travel you do for on-site customer jobs is based on your time table, not Progent's. The most attractive part is that most of Progent's consulting services can be performed off-site, offering maximum efficiency for income-producing time. In practice, some of our staff do remote consulting only.

Our operations are geared towards responding quickly and efficiently to client requirements through knowledge exchange and cooperative problem solving. Although our consultants work with a high level of independence, dispatching is unified, customer problems and solutions are meticulously tracked, documented, and archived for easy reference, up-to-date engineer schedules are published to facilitate team projects and enable problem escalation, and client approval is continually monitored. We strengthen the feeling of connection via monthly team meetings and quarterly corporate events.

Most of our consultants are situated across California, but Progent is building a quickly expanding team of network professionals from across the United States. Progent's virtual office infrastructure eliminates geographic obstacles that limit the productivity of conventional business structures. We complete the package by offering a full employee care plan to promote the health and financial welfare of our employees and their families.

Just as we have world-class consulting professionals, our sales and operations groups match the high standards that is Progent. These top-notch factors behind our growth are helping us to identify and land the scores of new customers we are currently engaging each month. We recently marked the providing 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 marketing operation.

Possessing a passion for technical excellence is a key for success with Progent. A career in consulting will drive you to learn more than you would in any other position in information technology. Being exposed to a continual series of technical challenges is what keeps consulting exciting. Clients choose consulting firms to perform the “hard stuff.” Creative tasks, advanced implementations, puzzling or entrenched problems, and difficult upgrades are the basis for our services every day. At Progent, you will not stagnate or be pigeonholed, as is all too common for network professionals in ordinary corporate jobs. You will wake up every day enthusiastic about the challenges to come.

Along the way, you will meet some great folks, both by establishing close customer contacts and by working closely with other Progent team members, where you will learn from and contribute to their growth. Yes, technology is vital, but Progent is a relationship-focused company through and through. If you don’t have strong people skills or enjoy cooperating with a varied assortment of personalities, then Progent is in all likelihood a poor fit.

If all this seems good to you, we urge you to talk to Progent about our vision of the future of network consulting.

Enjoy Lifestyle Improvements and Technical Success with
Progent's Sophisticated Virtual Office Infrastructure

Progent is convinced that a carefully architected and executed information system can be a crucial factor for enabling a firm's success, and we follow this belief in our own system infrastructure. We have created a zero-downtime virtual office infrastructure that enables our staff consultants and authorized contractors to deliver fast and effective service, collaborate easily on complex jobs, and experience professional and personal maturity from acting as a member of a dynamic business culture of self motivation and independence.
















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