One of the top IT consultant firms for business networks, Progent manages a full-time team of certified service professionals who concentrate on core IT areas such as:

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

Our Experts Group, which includes independent experts qualified and coordinated by Progent, offers highly refined skills covering a wide variety of critical business applications and network solutions such as:

  • Macintosh and iOS integration and applications
  • Expertise for Linux-powered, UNIX-powered, and Sun environments
  • Microsoft Dynamics Manufacturing Resource Planning, Enterprise Resource Planning, or CRM consulting
  • BI expertise for platforms including SQL Server BI Stack, Power BI, and Microsoft Management Reporter/FRx
  • Chief Information Officer, management information analyst, and project logistics outsourcing
  • Web-based application design, integration, and troubleshooting
  • SQL Server and Oracle DBM programming and DBA consulting
  • Office Access database application development, migration and training
  • Office desktop and Microsoft Office 365 online training

Innovative models for attracting customers, delivering support, nurturing an efficient working environment, and providing highly competitive compensation have allowed us to become among the fastest growing and best recognized Microsoft Gold Partners consulting companies in America and to establish an international organization for providing online network assistance. If you are a certified computer technician or network consultant with an orientation towards a client success and excellent communication skills, consulting professionals will discover Progent an opportunity for enhancing your professional skills, developing a more independent lifestyle, and attaining financial success.

Find Out Additional Information About Working with Progent
Follow these pages to find out additional information about our job opportunities, company philosophy, operational conditions, profit sharing model, and benefits packages:

Full-time Work at Progent
We are hiring a range of on-staff professionals such as motivated Microsoft MCSE network consultants; connectivity consultants who have Cisco CCIE certification; and consultants for fault-tolerant system architecture with experience in mobile access, wireless networking, high-availability systems, disaster recovery planning, data protection, and VMware technology. We are also seeking workstation support experts, remote troubleshooting professionals, and CISA certified security consultants. Progent is also hiring veteran managers who can perform effectively in our high-growth, virtual office environment. Find out additional details about staff professional services positions at Progent by going to Consulting Positions at Progent.

Contract Work with Progent
Progent contracts freelance consultants with specialized expertise and hands-on experience in high-demand information technology topics beyond Progent's main service concentration. Progent's Experts Group includes freelance consultants who offer advice and development services for line-of-business solutions that include MRP, Enterprise Resource Planning, or Customer Relationship Management; have in-depth knowledge of non-Microsoft platforms such as Linux, Apple OS, or Solaris, or can provide world-class help in areas like telecommunications, web site development, Juniper Networks infrastructure technology, web commerce, or Oracle and MySQL Database development and management. Independent contractors qualified by Progent coordinate with Progent's full-time engineers to deliver end-to-end solutions for small business networks. In order to learn additional details concerning freelance work with our Experts Consulting Group, see Freelance Opportunities with Progent.

How Progent Is Unique
Progent has managed to recruit the best consulting talent by being different. Providing a powerful mix of enterprising spirit, dedication to client satisfaction, use of state-of-the-art technology, plus a flexible business structure that offers quality-of-life choices for our team members, Progent offers a stimulating environment for select consultants who have a drive for quickly improving their professional abilities to deliver real-world solutions for a variety of businesses and technical environments. Find out additional details about ways that we are unique by going to Reasons That Progent Is Unique.

Our Virtual Office Network
Our virtual office model uses sophisticated technologies that allow remote access, wireless connectivity, convenient availability of our support databases, and close cooperation with mobile colleagues to allow you to deal with challenging network problems. Our virtual office environment frees you to concentrate on providing service rather than dealing with traffic and lets you establish successful client relationships by enabling you to come up with fast, viable, and cost-effective solutions. In order to find out additional details about Progent's virtual office business model, go to Progent virtual Office Network.

Compensation and Benefit Programs
Progent's compensation is determined by revenue sharing. What you earn is wholly determined by the revenue you generate. Consultants have the choice of concentrating on life style and electing to consult at a more relaxed pace, utilizing Progent's flexible schedule to follow individual enthusiasms, or you can take advantage of the chance to make considerable income by hard effort and long hours. Progent also offers full family health care insurance plus many additional benefits. Find out more about our compensation and benefit programs by referring to Our Compensation and Benefit Packages.

Consulting at Progent Q&A
For replies to popular enquiries about being a consultant at Progent, refer to Employment at Progent FAQs.

This is a description of some present job opportunities:


Job Code
 
Description

P014

Senior Microsoft Computer Consulting Expert - San Francisco Bay Area
Progent is looking for proven Senior Microsoft information technology consultants in the San Francisco Bay Area to help a variety of small businesses to maintain networks based on Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008, and Exchange 2007 through 2016. Key fields of knowledge include system architecture, Active Directory design and repair, Exchange-based email, security, and server monitoring.

More information on Sr. Microsoft Computer Consulting Expert Job


P016

Desktop Engineer - San Francisco Bay Area
Progent is seeking Desktop Support Consultants to help our clients with maintenance, break/fix and project work. This is a 1099 consulting role that will be performed at our customer premises 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 based on the latest Microsoft technologies. Also, work closely with customer's executives, management, IT staff or under the direction or guidance of Progent's senior consultant to support the customer's end users.

More information about Desktop Engineer Job


P018

Senior Microsoft Computer Consultant - New York Metro, Pittsburgh and Los Angeles Areas
Progent is seeking proven Senior Microsoft computer consulting experts in the New York metro, Pittsburgh and Los Angeles areas to assist a range of small organizations maintain IT environments powered by Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008, and Microsoft Exchange 2007 through 2016. Important fields of expertise include system architecture, Active Directory design and troubleshooting, Exchange-based email, security, and server monitoring.

Details on Senior Microsoft Information Technology Consulting Expert Jobs


Expert

Senior Microsoft Exchange Expert - San Francisco Bay Area, Remote
Progent is seeking a Senior Exchange expert to spearhead enterprise-level Exchange planning and deployment projects. The ideal applicant should be a technical consultant with mastery in Exchange 2007 through 2016 and Exchange Online and with a solid grasp of Microsoft AD. This position would require experience in the consulting, system design, implementation and support of these technologies.

Specifics about Sr. Microsoft Exchange Consultant Job


S25

Business Development Representative (BDR) - Los Angeles and New York Metro Areas
Progent is seeking a Business Development Representative to work as a senior sales executive responsible for selling the company's comprehensive selection of information technology outsourcing/co-sourcing and computer consulting, and development services. Responsibilities of the Business Development Representative include:
  • Producing and explaining key components of service propositions that associate Progent's services with real business value
  • Establishing and maintaining strong relationships with Progent's customers
  • Providing continuing account management and developing follow-on engagements
  • Explaining rapidly evolving technology

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


If you want to enquire about any opening listed above, you should send your background information to jobs@progent.com. Be sure to include the code numbers of the jobs that interest you.

Additional Facts Concerning Work with Us

Career Jobs for Network Engineers, Desktop Service Technicians,
Security Consultants, and Remote Help Technicians

Progent is seeking to find fulltime, solutions-driven Microsoft accredited consultants with Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer certification; Cisco certified network consultants who have Cisco CCIE, CCNP, or CCNA credentials; security professionals who have CISSP, CISM, or CISA or comparable security credentials; and advanced system design consultants with a background in mobile solutions, wireless connectivity, high availability, disaster recovery, data preservation, and virtual servers. Progent also is looking for professionals who can work on our team of desktop support specialists and off-site troubleshooting experts. Also, Progent is hiring experienced managers able to perform effectively in Progent's fast-paced, virtual office environment.

By maintaining a team of talented and dedicated professionals, delivering attentive customer services, and following a competitive value-based fee model, Progent has been able to increase our client base rapidly while delivering consulting support to hundreds of companies in the San Francisco area and throughout the U.S. An advanced virtual office network, a common information database, and a group approach to problem resolution have helped Progent to maintain a talented consulting team and a loyal client list.

For an information technology consultant with technical support expertise, teaming with Progent or working for our customers will expand your knowledge through interaction with our staff of mutually team-oriented, expert engineers. Progent's focus on delivering information technology expertise and technical support to small and midsize companies will offer you the chance to work intimately with key players and contribute significantly to the success of dynamic companies.

Progent is looking for technical professionals that have recognized credentials in their special focus. So, if you are a Microsoft consultant, you must have earned your MCSE credential. For Cisco experts, have your Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert or Cisco Certified Network Professional credential. For security, you should have earned you Certified Information Systems Security Professional, Certified Information Systems Auditor, CISM, or one of the other top security certifications. Naturally, Progent is aware of "paper experts". However, the fact that a credential does not ensure expertise is no justification for not having one. If you know your field, then most of these tests should present no challenge. The crux of the matter is that if you represent yourself to be a professional, then customers deserve to see certifications. Progent will market your skills, but you should provide a baseline of certifications for Progent to work with. If you are adamantly opposed to the idea of certifications, we can understand and honor your position, but you are probably not an appropriate candidate.

Freelance Jobs for Qualified Experts for
Windows, Mac, Linux, and Sun Technology

For more than two decades, Progent's consulting professionals have offered low-cost and successful computer consulting expertise for companies in Northern California and across the United States. An advanced virtual office environment, a common support database, and a collaborative approach to problem resolution have helped us to retain a talented consulting group and quickly expand a loyal client base.

The Experts Team is Progent's way to provide clients the services of expert computer support engineers who have advanced knowledge and field experience in important technologies beyond our core concentration in network support and security. Experts Team members are often independent engineers and occasionally "moonlighters" who have been carefully qualified by Progent to work closely with Progent's staff consultants to provide comprehensive, enterprise-class network services to small and midsize businesses. Progent is continually enhancing the Experts Group to meet the special requirements of our customer base.

Our Experts Team currently provides support in these areas:

  • Macintosh networking and applications
  • Support for Linux-powered, UNIX, and Sun systems
  • MRP, Enterprise Resource Planning, or CRM customization
  • Line-of-business and specialized program support
  • Chief Information Officer, management information analyst, and project management services
  • Special program development and integration
  • Web site, eCommerce, EDI, and client information portal development and deployment
  • DBM support and performance help
  • Management intelligence consulting
  • Telecommunications architecture consulting

Benefits of being a member of Our Experts Group include:

  • By working with Progent, you can take advantage of the momentum of Progent's explosive growth and excellent recognition in the marketplace. By maintaining a group of skilled and dedicated consultants, providing attentive customer support, and following a proven, ROI-oriented pricing model, Progent has multiplied our clientele over the past several years and Progent now provides consulting support to hundreds of companies in California and throughout the U.S.
  • Our experienced marketing staff takes care of all aspects of marketing your services and areas of knowledge into our rapidly growing customer base, so you spend less effort signing up clients and extra time generating revenue.
  • We will assist in communications between you and Progent's core team of expert Microsoft and Cisco certified engineers who act as the gateway to the influential managers among Progent's clients.
  • Our sales and operations teams will take care of the complete sales and contracting process, from lead identification, job qualification, client needs definition, capabilities matching, job scoping proposal generation, agreement negotiation and execution. Your exclusive responsibility is on providing top-quality consulting expertise.
  • Progent will gives you access to our sophisticated virtual office environment, including professional meeting/work sites throughout Northern California, plus data and voice access anywhere in the United States.
  • You will have access to Progent's vast knowledge base, processes based on leading practices, abundance of professional publications, and the aggregate expertise from one of Northern California's largest pool of experienced consulting professionals.
  • Progent will pass on special benefits from leading vendors such as Microsoft and Cisco, including free ordiscounted training classes, web access to special vendor troubleshooting utilities and technical support resources, and downloadable in-house 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 not any cost to become part of Progent's Experts Group, but we do have strict requirements for membership:

  • You need to have a strong track record as a consulting professional working on your own in your field of expertise, including at least a two year history of successful consulting jobs or you must have your own active client base to which you currently provide ongoing support activity.
  • You need to demonstrate that you are an expert in your area of specialization, including showing an extensive task-relevant history and strong references, and possess current vendor and/or industry professional certifications.
  • You must be able to present yourself in a professional way and be self motivated and confident in your abilities. You should have excellent communications skills and understand how to work successfully alone or as part of a group.
  • You should be able to explain proper goals to clients and fellow Progent team members and you should know how evaluate tasks, produce task plans, and define reasonable time lines.

Enhance Your Abilities with Advanced Technology and
Working with the Top Team of Computer Consultants

Progent's work environment will make you a more capable consultant by improving your technical skills and boosting the loyalty of your clients. Progent makes good on this commitment by attracting the best professional talent for you to operate with, providing an advanced system infrastructure, running custom application utilities to deliver the maximum level of support, and by streamlining our operational models for attracting and maintaining customers.

The decisive factor that distinguishes Progent from ordinary network support companies is the excellence of our service staff. Out of the scores of consulting experts who have teamed with Progent, we have recruited top expertise across a broad range of technical areas. Whether it’s Microsoft Windows, Cisco firewalls, network security, Macintosh, Linux/UNIX, server virtualization, or other crucial areas, we deploy professionals who can help you to be successful on larger jobs by combining the aggregate experience of Progent's group of experts.

To promote the success of Progent's consultants, we invest significantly in making available the most powerful technology to do the work properly. We will exploit information technology to an impressive degree and our advanced virtual office infrastructure enables seamless connectivity, cooperation, and knowledge exchange with fellow Progent consultants — all from at-home or on-the-road offices. You don’t throw away time or lose revenue with daily commutes to a conventional office building, and any driving you do for on-site customer jobs is determined by your own time table, not ours. The most attractive part is that most of Progent's consulting work can be performed remotely, offering 100% efficiency for billable hours. In fact, some of our staff do remote consulting exclusively.

Our business structure is set up for responding rapidly and effectively to customer needs through information sharing and cooperative problem resolution. Although our engineers operate with a high level of freedom, dispatching is centralized, customer issues and resolutions are meticulously monitored, recorded, and archived for easy reference, up-to-date consultant schedules are broadcast to facilitate group tasks and simplify problem escalation, and customer satisfaction is continually evaluated. We strengthen the sense of cooperation via periodic team meetings and quarterly company-wide events.

The majority of our consultants are located across Northern California, but Progent is attracting a rapidly expanding team of network professionals from across the U.S. Progent's virtual office infrastructure eliminates regional obstacles that limit the productivity of traditional company structures. We complete the package by offering a comprehensive benefit plan to ensure the physical health and economic security of our employees and their relations.

Just as we have awesome consulting professionals, our sales and administration teams match the excellence that characterizes Progent. These high-performance contributors to Progent’s success are helping us to identify and land the scores of new clients we are currently acquiring each month. We recently marked the delivery of support to our 1,000th customer. Just type “Cisco consultants” or “Microsoft consultants” into Google to see 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 confronted by a steady series of technical challenges is what makes consulting interesting. Clients rely on a consultant to do the toughest jobs. Creative projects, advanced implementations, vexing or chronic problems, and difficult upgrades are the foundation for our services daily. At Progent, you will not stall or be pigeonholed, as is all too typical for computer professionals in ordinary corporate roles. You will wake up every morning enthusiastic about the challenges to come.

Along the way, you will meet some wonderful folks, both by establishing close client contacts and by operating in conjunction with other Progent team members, where you will learn from and add to their success. Yes, technology is vital, but Progent is a relationship-oriented company heart and soul. If you do not offer excellent people skills or enjoy cooperating with a varied group of people, then Progent is in all likelihood not a good match.

If this seems right for you, we urge you to talk to Progent about our vision of the new paradigm of information technology consulting.

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

Progent believes that a well architected and executed network can be a pivotal piece for accelerating a firm's success, and Progent applies this philosophy in our corporate network infrastructure. We have created a non-stop virtual office network that enables our staff consultants and certified contractors to deliver fast and effective service, cooperate closely on complex projects, and experience professional and personal maturity by being part of an exciting business ethos of self motivation and freedom.
















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