Among America's top IT consultant companies for small and midsize business systems, Progent maintains a large team of certified service experts who focus on core technologies including:

  • Microsoft products
  • Cisco routers, switches, firewalls, wireless access points, plus VoIP solutions
  • System security consulting
  • Sophisticated network infrastructures
  • Off-site IT support and system management

Progent's Experts Team, which contracts independent experts certified and managed by Progent, provides highly specialized skills in a broad variety of key business applications and network solutions such as:

  • Apple OS and iOS networking and applications
  • Support for Linux-powered, UNIX-powered, and Sun Solaris environments
  • Microsoft Dynamics Manufacturing Resource Planning, Enterprise Resource Planning, or Customer Relationship Management expertise
  • Business Intelligence consulting for SQL Server BI Stack, Microsoft Power BI, and Microsoft Management Reporter/FRx
  • CIO, business analyst, and project management outsourcing
  • Web app development, deployment, and debugging
  • SQL Server, MySQL and Oracle DBM development and DBA help
  • Office Access database programming, enhancement and training
  • Office and Microsoft Office 365 custom training

Innovative structures for attracting clients, providing support, maintaining a dynamic company culture, and offering highly competitive compensation and benefits have allowed Progent to become one of the fastest expanding and most well recognized Microsoft Gold Partners consultant companies in America and to establish a worldwide presence for providing online IT service. If you are a certified computer technician or information technology expert with a focus on a customer success and excellent people skills, you will discover Progent an opportunity for increasing your professional skills, living a more rewarding lifestyle, and attaining financial success.

Learn Additional Details About Jobs at Progent
Check out these links to learn additional information about our work openings, business culture, operational conditions, compensation model, and benefits packages:

Consulting Jobs at Progent
We are looking for a range of on-staff employees including motivated Microsoft MCSE network consultants; network consultants who have Cisco CCIE, CCNP, or CCNA credentials; and specialists in fault-tolerant system architecture with backgrounds in mobile access, wireless integration, non-stop environments, business continuity solutions, data protection, and virtual servers. We are also seeking desktop support technicians, off-site troubleshooting specialists, and CISM accredited security consultants. Progent is also hiring experienced managers and administrators who can perform effectively in our dynamic, virtual office environment. Learn more details about full-time professional services work at Progent by visiting Full-time Positions at Progent.

Contracting Jobs with Progent
Progent contracts freelance consultants with in-depth knowledge and field experience in important information technology topics outside our main technical concentration. Our Experts Group employs freelance consultants who can provide advice and programming support for strategic applications that include Manufacturing Resource Planning, Enterprise Resource Planning, or CRM; possess specialized knowledge of non-Microsoft operating systems such as Linux derivatives, Macintosh, or Solaris, or offer world-class skills in areas like telecom, web development, Juniper Networks products, eCommerce, or Oracle DBM development and administration. Independent contractors certified by Progent cooperate with our staff professionals to deliver comprehensive IT services for small company networks. To learn additional details concerning contract opportunities with our Experts Team, see Contracting Jobs with Progent.

Reasons That We Are Exceptional
Progent has been able to recruit the top professional experts by being unique. With an innovative blend of enterprising drive, commitment to customer success, use of state-of-the-art technical tools, plus a flexible work structure that allows for life-style choices for our team members, Progent creates a stimulating setting for talented individuals who posses a drive for rapidly improving their professional abilities to deliver real-world benefits for a variety of organizations and technical environments. Learn more details concerning reasons we are different by going to Reasons That We Are Unique.

Our Virtual Office Infrastructure
Our virtual office model provides sophisticated technical tools that allow off-site access, wireless connectivity, easy availability of Progent's knowledge bases, and instant cooperation with mobile team members to help you to deal with business-critical IT issues. Progent's virtual office network allows you to focus on providing IT solutions rather than dealing with traffic and helps consultants nurture successful client relationships by permitting you to come up with fast, viable, and cost-effective solutions. If you want to find out more information about Progent's virtual office network, see Progent virtual Office Work Environment.

Compensation and Benefit Packages
Our compensation model is determined by revenue sharing. The money you earn is directly based on the revenue you contribute. You have the option of concentrating on life style and choosing to consult at an easy pace, using our flexible schedule to follow individual pursuits, or you can choose to make considerable money by persistent work and lots of hours. Progent also offers complete family health care insurance as well as many additional benefits. Learn additional details about our compensation and benefit packages by referring to Our Compensation and Benefit Packages.

Employment at Progent Questions and Answers
For replies to popular questions concerning being a consultant at Progent, go to Jobs at Progent Frequently Asked Questions.

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


Job Code
 
Job Description

P014

Sr. Microsoft Computer Consultant - San Francisco Bay Area
Progent is looking for proven Senior Microsoft information technology consulting experts in the San Francisco Bay Area to help a range of small and midsize organizations to maintain IT environments powered by Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008, and Microsoft Exchange 2007 to 2016. Key areas of knowledge include system architecture, Active Directory design and troubleshooting, Exchange-based email, security, and server monitoring.

Specifics about Sr. Microsoft Information Technology Consulting Expert Job


P016

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

Specifics about Desktop Support Expert Jobs


P018

Sr. Microsoft IT Consulting Expert - New York Metro, Pittsburgh and Los Angeles Areas
Progent is looking for proven Senior Microsoft IT consulting experts in the New York metro, Pittsburgh and Los Angeles areas to assist a range of small and midsize businesses manage IT environments based on Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008, and Microsoft Exchange 2007 to 2016. Key fields of knowledge include network infrastructure, AD design and repair, Exchange-based messaging, security, and server monitoring.

Details on Sr. Microsoft IT Consulting Expert Jobs


Expert

Sr. Exchange Expert - San Francisco Bay Area, Online
Progent is seeking a Senior Microsoft Exchange consultant to spearhead large-scale Exchange planning and deployment initiatives. The right candidate should be a technical consultant with expertise in Exchange 2007 to 2016 and Exchange Online and with a thorough grasp of Active Directory. This position demands a background in the consulting, system design, implementation and support of these technologies.

More information about Sr. Exchange Expert Jobs


S25

Business Development Representative (BDR) - 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 Progent's extensive portfolio of IT outsourcing/co-sourcing and network consulting, and development services. Responsibilities of the Business Development Representative include:
  • Producing and articulating key elements of engagement propositions that tie our deliverables with an organization's IT goals
  • Establishing and maintaining strong relationships with customers
  • Providing continuing account management and generating follow-on engagements
  • Maintaining an understanding of continually evolving IT technology

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


If you would like to ask about any job listed above, please send your resume to jobs@progent.com. Be sure to include the job codes of the positions of interest.

More Information About Opportunities at Progent

Staff Work for Network Engineers, Computer Service Specialists,
Security Experts, and Online Help Professionals

Progent is seeking to hire fulltime, results-oriented Microsoft accredited engineers with Microsoft MCSE or MCSA certification; Cisco certified system consultants with Cisco CCIE, CCNP, or CCNA credentials; security consultants who have CISSP or comparable security credentials; and advanced system design experts with a background in mobile access, wireless connectivity, fault tolerance, disaster recovery, data protection, and server virtualization. Progent also is hiring employees to join Progent's team of helpdesk support technicians and remote troubleshooting professionals. Also, We are seeking experienced managers able to operate effectively in Progent's high-growth, virtual office environment.

By supporting a staff of skilled and dedicated consultants, providing world-class customer services, and offering a competitive value-based pricing structure, Progent has been able to expand our client base dramatically while providing professional support to hundreds of companies in Northern California and across the United States. An advanced virtual office environment, a common knowledge database, and a group strategy for problem resolution have helped Progent to maintain a talented consulting team and a satisfied customer base.

If you are an information technology professional with technical support experience, joining Progent or working for our customers will expand your knowledge through interaction with our group of highly team-oriented, talented consultants. Our commitment to delivering network consulting and technical help to small companies will offer you the chance to work intimately with decision makers and contribute appreciably to the success of dynamic businesses.

Progent is hiring technical professionals that can show recognized credentials in their special expertise. So, if you are a Microsoft consultant, you should have your MCSE credential. In the case of Cisco consultants, show us your Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert or Cisco Certified Network Professional certificate. For security, you should have you CISSP, Certified Information Systems Auditor, CISM, or other leading security credentials. Of course, we are aware of "paper experts". Notwithstanding, simply because a credential does not ensure excellence is no justification for not owning one. If you have mastered your stuff, then most of those certifications should pose no challenge. The bottom line is that if you represent yourself to be a professional, then customers expect certifications. Progent can promote your skills, but you must have standard credentials for us to market. In case you are strongly opposed to the idea of certifications, Progent can sympathize with and honor your position, but you are likely not an appropriate candidate.

Freelance Work for Certified Experts for
Windows, Apple OS, Linux/UNIX, and Sun Technology

For more than 20 years, our information technology professionals have provided affordable and successful network consulting services for companies in the San Francisco Bay Area and throughout the U.S. A sophisticated virtual office environment, a shared technical knowledge base, and a collaborative approach to problem resolution have helped us to retain a strong consulting group and quickly grow a loyal clientele.

The Experts Team is our way to offer customers the services of expert information technology consulting professionals who have advanced knowledge and work experience in important areas outside of our primary concentration in network support and security. Experts Team members are typically independent contractors and sometimes "moonlighters" who have been thoroughly certified by us to work closely with Progent's in-house consultants to provide end-to-end, enterprise-class information technology services to small companies. We are always expanding our Experts Team in order to address the particular requirements of our clients.

Our Experts Team now provides support in these areas:

  • Macintosh networking and applications
  • Support for Linux-based, UNIX-based, and Sun Solaris environments
  • Manufacturing Resource Planning, Enterprise Resource Planning, or Customer Relationship Management expertise
  • Strategic and specialized application support
  • Chief Information Officer, management information analyst, and project logistics services
  • Custom applications design and deployment
  • Web site, electronic business, Electronic Data Interchange, and customer information portal design and integration
  • SQL management and efficiency consulting
  • Management intelligence expertise
  • Telecommunications systems support

Benefits of becoming a member of Our Experts Team include:

  • By working with us, you get to benefit from the momentum of our dramatic expansion and top-notch recognition in the market. By maintaining a team of talented and committed consultants, offering attentive customer support, and following a strong, ROI-focused pricing model, we have multiplied our customer base over the past few years and Progent currently delivers consulting support to hundreds of businesses in California and across the United States.
  • Our experienced marketing team handles all facets of marketing your services and technical knowledge into our quickly growing client base, so you expend less time signing up customers and more time generating money.
  • We will facilitate communications between you and our key team of expert Microsoft and Cisco qualified engineers who act as the conduit to the decision makers among our customers.
  • Progent's selling and operations groups will manage the entire selling and contracting cycle, from lead identification, project qualification, client needs definition, skills matching, job analysis proposal writing, agreement negotiation and execution. Your exclusive responsibility stays with delivering top-quality consulting service.
  • We will provide you connections to Progent's sophisticated virtual office infrastructure, offering professional conference locations in Northern California, as well as data and voice connectivity anywhere in the United States.
  • You will have the benefit of our vast database, procedures based on industry best practices, library of template-deliverable documents, and the shared expertise from one of Northern California's largest pool of experienced information technology professionals.
  • Progent will pass on partner-only benefits from top technology companies including Microsoft and Cisco, including free ordiscounted training classes, web access to restricted vendor troubleshooting utilities and technical maintenance resources, and downloadable internal use software for training or demonstration use.
  • 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 become part of our Experts Team, but Progent has the following requirements for membership:

  • You should have a proven background as a consulting professional working independently in your area of expertise, including at least a two year record of successful contracting projects or you must have your own active client base to whom you now deliver ongoing support services.
  • You have to show that you have expertise in your area of concentration, which includes showing a long task-relevant history and excellent references, and possess up-to-date vendor and/or industry professional certifications.
  • You have to know how to carry yourself in a professional way and be self motivated and assured in your abilities. You should have strong communications skills and know how to work efficiently by yourself or as a member of a group.
  • You have to know how to articulate realistic goals to clients and other Progent consultants and you should be able evaluate jobs, create project plans, and estimate reasonable work schedules.

Improve Your Abilities with Advanced Technology and
Joining the Top Group of Network Consultants

Progent's work environment will allow you to become a more capable consultant by improving your technical knowledge and boosting the loyalty of your customers. Progent delivers on this commitment by recruiting the best professional talent for you to work with, offering a state-of-the-art system infrastructure, running proprietary software utilities to deliver the maximum quality of support, and by optimizing proven operational models for attracting and maintaining clients.

The most important factor that differentiates us from other consulting firms is the high quality of our service staff. Out of the scores of consulting experts who have joined us, we have recruited top talent covering a wide range of technical areas. Be it Microsoft Windows, Cisco firewalls, corporate security, Macintosh, Linux/UNIX, virtual servers, or other key areas, we deploy experts who can enable you to be effective on larger projects by combining the collective experience of our team of experts.

To ensure the success of our consultants, we invest heavily in providing the best technology to do the job properly. We will exploit information technology to an extraordinary degree and our state-of-the-art virtual office infrastructure allows seamless connectivity, cooperation, and knowledge sharing with other Progent team members — entirely from at-home or mobile offices. Consultants don’t waste time or forfeit income with daily drives to a conventional office building, and any driving you do for on-site customer jobs is determined by your schedule, not Progent's. The most attractive benefit is that much of our support work can be performed remotely, representing 100% productivity for income-producing time. In fact, some of our staff do remote consulting only.

Our operations are geared towards reacting rapidly and effectively to client needs through knowledge sharing and cooperative problem resolution. Even though Progent's consultants work with a high level of freedom, dispatching is centralized, customer issues and solutions are carefully tracked, documented, and organized for easy reference, up-to-date consultant availability is broadcast to facilitate team projects and simplify trouble escalation, and client satisfaction is continually monitored. We strengthen the feeling of cooperation via periodic team meetings and regular company-wide events.

Most of our consultants are situated throughout California, however we are attracting a quickly expanding group of network professionals throughout America. Our virtual office infrastructure eliminates geographic obstacles that limit the productivity of traditional business models. We enhance the package by offering a comprehensive employee care program to ensure the health and economic welfare of our employees and their families.

Just as we have world-class consulting professionals, Progent's marketing and operations teams live up to the high standards that defines Progent. These high-performance factors behind our growth are helping us to target and sign up the scores of new customers we are currently engaging every month. We recently marked the providing of support to our 1,000th client. Try typing “Cisco consultants” or “Microsoft consultants” into Google to check for yourself why we are also an effective marketing organization.

Having a passion for technical proficiency is a cornerstone for success with us. A job in consulting will drive you to enhance your skills more than you would in any other job in network technology. Being exposed to a steady stream of network challenges is what keeps professional support exciting. Clients choose a consultant to perform the “hard stuff.” Innovative tasks, advanced implementations, vexing or chronic problems, and tricky upgrades are the foundation for what we do every day. With us, you will not stall or be pigeonholed, as is all too typical for network engineers in traditional corporate roles. You will wake up every day enthusiastic about the challenges to come.

Along the way, you will work with some wonderful folks, both by building strong customer contacts and by operating in conjunction with other Progent team members, where you will benefit from and contribute to their success. Of course, technology is vital, but Progent is a relationship-focused organization from top to bottom. If you do not offer excellent people skills or like cooperating with a diverse group of people, then we are probably not a good match.

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

Enjoy Quality of Life Improvements and Technical Prowess with
Progent's Sophisticated Virtual Office Infrastructure

Progent is convinced that a well designed and executed network is a crucial factor for enabling a company's success, and we follow this belief in our own network infrastructure. We have built a fault-tolerant virtual office network that enables our in-house engineers and certified contractors to offer rapid and effective support, collaborate closely on complex jobs, and gain from professional and personal growth from acting as a member of an exciting company ethos of personal drive and freedom.
















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