One of the top network consulting companies for small and midsize business systems, Progent manages a full-time team of certified support professionals who focus on core technologies such as:

  • Microsoft products
  • Cisco Integrated Services Routers, switches, firewalls, wireless access points, plus Voice over IP and VPN solutions
  • Enterprise security consulting
  • Advanced system infrastructures
  • Off-site IT support and system management

Our Experts Team, which includes independent consultants qualified and managed by Progent, offers exceptionally specialized knowledge covering a broad variety of critical business areas and network technologies such as:

  • Macintosh and iOS networking and applications
  • Consulting for Linux-powered, UNIX-powered, and Sun Solaris systems
  • Dynamics Manufacturing Resource Planning, Enterprise Resource Planning, or CRM customization
  • BI consulting for platforms including SQL Server BI Stack, Microsoft Power BI, and Crystal Reports
  • Chief Information Officer, management information analyst, and project management services
  • Web-based application software design, integration, and debugging
  • SQL Server, MySQL and Oracle Database development and management help
  • Microsoft Office Access application programming, migration and troubleshooting
  • Office and Microsoft Office 365 training

Creative models for acquiring clients, providing support, establishing a dynamic working environment, and providing generous profit sharing have allowed us to be among the most rapidly growing and most well recognized Microsoft Gold Partners consultant companies in America and to establish an international organization for delivering remote IT support. If you are an accredited computer support professional or network expert with a focus on a client service and strong people skills, consulting professionals will find in Progent an opportunity for adding to your professional skills, developing a more rewarding lifestyle, and achieving financial security.

Learn Additional Information Concerning Jobs with Progent
Check out these pages to learn more information about our work opportunities, company culture, operational conditions, compensation model, and benefits:

Full-time Positions at Progent
Progent is looking for a variety of on-staff workers such as experienced Microsoft MCSE, MCSA, and MCP computer engineers; system experts who have Cisco CCIE certification; and consultants for advanced network design with experience in mobile access, wireless integration, non-stop environments, business continuity planning, data preservation, and VMware technology. We are also seeking workstation support technicians, off-site service specialists, and CISM accredited security professionals. Progent is also seeking veteran managers who can operate effectively in our dynamic, virtual office model. Find out more information concerning full-time consulting jobs at Progent by visiting Full-time Jobs at Progent.

Contract Work at Progent
Progent works with independent professionals who have in-depth expertise and working experience in important IT topics outside our main technical focus. Progent's Experts Team hires contractors who can provide advice and programming services for line-of-business applications that include MRP, Enterprise Resource Planning, or Customer Relationship Management; have in-depth expertise with popular platforms such as Linux, Macintosh, or Sun, or offer world-class skills in technologies like telecommunications, web site development, Juniper infrastructure technology, eCommerce, or Oracle and MySQL Database development and administration. Independent contractors certified by Progent coordinate with Progent's staff professionals to deliver comprehensive solutions for small and midsize business networks. If you want to learn additional details concerning contract work with our Experts Team, see Contracting Jobs at Progent.

Ways That Progent Is Different
Progent has been able to recruit the best consulting experts by being unique. Providing an innovative mix of enterprising drive, commitment to client success, utilization of advanced technical tools, and an independent business model that offers life-style options for Progent's team members, Progent offers a stimulating culture for select individuals who posses a desire for rapidly improving their professional skills to deliver concrete benefits for a range of businesses and network environments. Find out additional details concerning how we are exceptional by referring to How We Are Unique.

Progent's Virtual Office Infrastructure
Progent's virtual office model provides state-of-the-art technologies that support remote support, wireless connectivity, convenient availability of Progent's knowledge bases, and instant collaboration with mobile colleagues to help you to handle business-critical IT issues. Our virtual office network enables consultants to focus on providing service instead of dealing with commutes and helps consultants nurture lasting client relationships by permitting you to come up with quick, viable, and affordable solutions. To find out more information about our virtual office infrastructure, refer to Progent virtual Office Work Environment.

Compensation and Benefit Packages
Our compensation is based on revenue sharing. What you make is entirely based on what you contribute. You have the option of concentrating on life style and choosing to work at an easy pace, using Progent's versatile schedule to follow individual enthusiasms, or you can use the opportunity to earn considerable income by hard effort and long consulting time. Progent also offers complete family health care coverage as well as many additional benefits. Find out more details concerning Progent's compensation and benefits by going to Our Compensation and Benefit Programs.

Consulting at Progent Q&A
For replies to common enquiries about being employed by Progent, refer to Working with Progent FAQs.

Here is a list of Progent's available job openings:

Job Code


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

Specifics on Sr. Microsoft Information Technology Consulting Expert Positions


Desktop Support Expert - San Francisco Bay Area
Progent is looking for Desktop Support Consultants to assist Progent's customers with maintenance, break/fix and project work. This is a 1099 consulting position that will be performed at Progent's client locations in the San Francisco Bay Area. Daytime availability is needed, Monday through Friday. Our consultant will maintain and support users of all desktop and notebook computers powered by current Microsoft technologies. In addition, work closely with client's executives, management, IT staff or under the direction or guidance of our senior consultant to support the client's end users.

Details on Desktop Support Expert Positions


Senior Microsoft Information Technology Consulting Expert - New York Metro, Pittsburgh and Los Angeles Areas
Progent is looking for experienced Sr. Microsoft IT consulting experts in the New York metro, Pittsburgh and Los Angeles areas to assist a variety of small and midsize organizations maintain networks powered by Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008, and Exchange 2007 to 2016. Key areas of expertise include network infrastructure, AD design and troubleshooting, Exchange-based email, security, and server monitoring.

Specifics about Sr. Microsoft IT Consultant Job


Senior Exchange Expert - San Francisco Bay Area, Online
Progent is looking for a Sr. Microsoft Exchange consultant to spearhead enterprise-level Microsoft Exchange design and implementation projects. The ideal applicant should be a technical consultant with mastery in Exchange 2007 to 2016 and Office 365 and with a thorough understanding of Microsoft AD. This position would require a background in the consulting, architectural design, deployment and support of these platforms.

Specifics on Senior Exchange Expert Jobs


Business Development Representative (BDR) - Los Angeles and New York Metro Areas
Progent is seeking a Business Development Representative to operate as a senior sales executive who is responsible for selling Progent's broad portfolio of IT outsourcing/co-sourcing and computer consulting, and application development services. Responsibilities of the BDR include:
  • Producing and articulating crucial elements of consulting propositions that align our deliverables with a customer's unique competitive requirements
  • Maintaining strong relationships with Progent's clients
  • Providing ongoing account management and generating follow-on sales
  • Explaining rapidly changing technology

More information about Business Development Representative Positions - Los Angeles and New York Metro Areas

If you would like to ask about any opening listed above, you should send your resume to Be sure to state the job codes of the positions that interest you.

Additional Facts About Jobs with Us

Career Work for Network Consultants, Computer Service Technicians,
Security Experts, and Online Support Professionals

Progent wants to hire staff-level, results-oriented Microsoft accredited engineers with Microsoft MCSE, MCSA, or MCP certification; Cisco accredited network engineers who have Cisco CCIE or CCNP certification; security consultants with CISSP, CISM, or CISA or comparable security certification; and advanced system design consultants with a background in mobile access, wireless networking, service continuity, workplace recovery, data protection, and server virtualization. Progent also is looking for employees to work on our staff of helpdesk support specialists and remote support experts. In addition, Progent is seeking experienced administrators able to perform effectively in Progent's high-growth, virtual office culture.

By maintaining a staff of talented and dedicated professionals, providing attentive client services, and offering a strong results-based fee structure, We have been able to increase our client list rapidly while delivering consulting support to hundreds of businesses in Northern California and across the United States. A sophisticated virtual office network, a shared information database, and a team approach to problem solving have helped Progent to maintain a skilled consulting team and a loyal client list.

For an information technology professional with troubleshooting experience, joining Progent or helping our clients can expand your skills through cooperation with Progent's group of mutually supportive, expert consultants. Our focus on delivering network consulting and technical help to small and midsize companies will offer you the opportunity to collaborate closely with decision makers and contribute significantly to the success of dynamic companies.

Progent is hiring consultants that have recognized certification related to their technical expertise. For example, if you are a Microsoft expert, you should have your Microsoft MCSE credential. In the case of Cisco professionals, show us your Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert or CCNP credential. For network security, you should show you Certified Information Systems Security Professional, CISA, Certified Information Security Manager, or other top security certifications. Of course, Progent is familiar with "paper experts". Notwithstanding, simply because a certificate does not ensure excellence is no excuse for not having one. If you know your stuff, then most of these certifications should present no great difficulty. The bottom line is that if you are a professional, then customers deserve to see certifications. Progent will market your skills, but you should have standard credentials for us to market. If you happen to be adamantly against the concept of credentials, Progent can understand and respect your position, but you are probably not a good candidate.

Contract Jobs for Certified Experts for
Windows, Mac, Linux, and Sun Technology

For more than 20 years, our information technology engineers have provided affordable and effective network consulting services for companies in the San Francisco Bay Area and across the U.S. An advanced virtual office network, a common technical knowledge base, and a collaborative approach to problem solving have enabled Progent to retain a strong in-house team and dramatically grow a loyal client base.

The Experts Team is our way to offer clients the services of specialized computer support engineers who have in-depth skills and work experience in key technologies outside of Progent's primary focus in network infrastructure and security. Experts Team members are often independent contractors and sometimes "moonlighters" who have been carefully qualified by Progent to work closely with Progent's staff consultants to deliver end-to-end, enterprise-class information technology solutions to small businesses. We are continually expanding the Experts Team to meet the particular needs of our customer base.

Progent's Experts Team now offers consulting in these areas:

  • Macintosh integration and programs
  • Expertise for Linux-based, UNIX-powered, and Sun Solaris systems
  • Manufacturing Resource Planning, Enterprise Resource Planning, or Customer Relationship Management customization
  • Mission-critical and specialized program help
  • Chief Information Officer, management information analyst, and project management outsourcing
  • Custom program design and deployment
  • Web site, electronic business, Electronic Data Interchange, and client information portal design and deployment
  • Database support and efficiency help
  • Management information consulting
  • Telecom architecture support

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

  • By working with us, you can take advantage of the impact of our explosive growth and excellent reputation in the market. By having a team of skilled and dedicated consultants, offering excellent client care, and following a strong, ROI-oriented pricing model, Progent has quadrupled our customer base during the past few years and Progent now delivers consulting support to hundreds of companies in Northern California and throughout the United States.
  • Progent's experienced marketing staff handles all facets of promoting your skills and areas of expertise into our quickly growing customer base, so you expend less time finding clients and more time making revenue.
  • Progent will assist in relationship building between you and our core team of experienced Microsoft and Cisco qualified consultants who act as the conduit to the decision makers among our clients.
  • Progent's selling and administration groups will manage the complete sales and engagement cycle, from lead identification, job approval, client needs description, capabilities matching, project analysis proposal writing, agreement negotiation and generation. Your exclusive focus stays with delivering top-quality consulting expertise.
  • We will gives you connections to Progent's advanced virtual office infrastructure, offering convenient meeting/work sites in Northern California, and Internet and telecomm connectivity anywhere in the United States.
  • You will have the benefit of our vast knowledge base, processes based on industry best practices, abundance of professional publications, and the aggregate expertise from one of Northern California's largest pool of expert consulting professionals.
  • We will pass on special benefits from top technology companies including Microsoft and Cisco, including no-cost orlow-cost training classes, on-line connections to special vendor support utilities and technical maintenance resources, and downloadable internal use software for training 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 charge to be part of Progent's Experts Team, but Progent has the following qualifications for membership:

  • You should show a strong background as a consulting professional working on your own in your field of expertise, including at least a two year record of successful consulting projects or you must have your own active client base for which you now deliver ongoing consulting services.
  • You need to show that you are an expert in your field of concentration, which includes having a long task-relevant record and strong referrals, and possess current manufacturer and/or industry professional certifications.
  • You must know how to carry yourself in a professional manner and be self driven and assured in your abilities. You must have strong communications skills and know how to operate effectively alone or as part of a team.
  • You must be able to communicate realistic expectations to clients and fellow Progent consultants and you must know how evaluate projects, produce project plans, and estimate reasonable work schedules.

Enhance Your Abilities with the Best Technology and
Joining a Great Group of Computer Engineers

Progent's business climate will allow you to become a better consultant by improving your information technology knowledge and boosting the loyalty of your clients. Progent delivers on this promise by recruiting the top professional talent for you to operate with, offering a state-of-the-art network and communications infrastructure, using custom software tools to deliver the highest quality of support, and by optimizing proven operational structures for attracting and keeping customers.

The most important factor that separates Progent from ordinary network support firms is the high caliber of our consultants. Among the scores of consultants who have joined Progent, we have assembled the best expertise across a broad range of technologies. Whether it’s Microsoft servers, Cisco firewalls, corporate security, Apple, Linux/UNIX, server virtualization, or other vital technologies, we engage experts who can enable you to be successful on major jobs by combining the aggregate experience of our group of professionals.

To ensure the productivity of our consultants, we invest significantly in making available the best technology to do the work efficiently. We will exploit information technology to an impressive extent and our advanced virtual office infrastructure enables seamless connectivity, cooperation, and information sharing with other Progent team members — entirely from at-home or mobile offices. Consultants don’t waste time or lose revenue with regular commutes to a conventional office building, and all driving you do for on-site client jobs is determined by your schedule, not Progent's. The best part is that most of Progent's consulting services can be done off-site, offering 100% efficiency for income-producing hours. In practice, some Progent team members do remote consulting only.

Our operations are set up for reacting quickly and efficiently to customer requirements via information exchange and collaborative problem solving. Although our consultants work with a high level of independence, resource allocation is centralized, customer problems and resolutions are meticulously tracked, documented, and organized for easy retrieval, up-to-date engineer availability is broadcast to facilitate group tasks and simplify problem escalation, and customer approval is always evaluated. We strengthen the feeling of connection through monthly team meetings and quarterly company-wide events.

The majority of our team is situated throughout Northern California, however we are building a rapidly growing group of consulting professionals throughout the United States. Our virtual office environment does away with regional boundaries that restrict the productivity of conventional company models. We enhance the package by providing a full benefit plan to promote the health and economic welfare of our employees and their relations.

Just as we have awesome consultants, Progent's sales and operations teams match the high standards that defines Progent. These top-notch factors behind Progent’s success are enabling us to target and sign up the 50-60 new customers we are now engaging each month. Progent lately marked the providing of support to our 1,000th customer. Just type “Cisco consultants” or “Microsoft consultants” into Google to check for yourself why we are also a strong sales organization.

Having a commitment to technical excellence is a cornerstone for growth with us. A job in consulting will push you to learn more than you would in any other position in information technology. Being exposed to a continual stream of network challenges is what keeps consulting exciting. Clients rely on a consultant to do the toughest jobs. Creative projects, leading-edge implementations, vexing or chronic problems, and difficult migrations are the foundation for what we do every day. With us, you will not stall or be narrowly defined, as is sadly common for network engineers in ordinary corporate jobs. You will wake up every day enthusiastic about the challenges ahead.

Along the way, you will meet some great people, both by establishing strong customer contacts and by working closely with other Progent team members, where you will benefit from and contribute to their success. Of course, technology is important, but we are a relationship-focused company from top to bottom. If you do not offer strong people skills or enjoy cooperating with a varied assortment of people, then we are in all likelihood not a good fit.

If this sounds good to you, we invite you to contact Progent about our view of the new paradigm of network consulting.

Enjoy Lifestyle Benefits and Technical Success with
Our Advanced Virtual Office Infrastructure

Progent is convinced that a carefully architected and executed information system is a crucial factor for enabling any firm's growth, and we apply this belief in our own system infrastructure. We have created a zero-downtime virtual office infrastructure that allows Progent's staff consultants and certified contractors to offer fast and effective service, cooperate easily on complex projects, and experience career and private maturity from acting as part of a dynamic business ethos of self motivation and freedom.

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