One of the top computer consulting firms for small and midsize business networks, Progent maintains a large team of talented service professionals who focus on core technologies such as:

  • Microsoft Windows products
  • Cisco routers, Catalyst and Nexus switches, ASA firewalls, wireless APs, plus VoIP products
  • Network security expertise
  • Advanced connectivity architecture
  • Remote IT support and network administration

Progent's Experts Team, which contracts freelance consultants certified and managed by Progent, provides exceptionally refined skills in a wide range of key software applications and networking technologies such as:

  • Macintosh and iOS integration and application software
  • Consulting for Linux-based, UNIX, and Sun Solaris systems
  • Microsoft Dynamics Manufacturing Resource Planning, Enterprise Resource Planning, or CRM customization
  • Business Intelligence consulting for SQL Server BI Stack, Microsoft Power BI, and Crystal Reports
  • CIO, management information analyst, and project logistics services
  • Web app design, integration, and troubleshooting
  • SQL Server, MySQL and Oracle Database programming and management help
  • Microsoft Office Access database application development, migration and troubleshooting
  • Office and Office 365 online training

Creative structures for acquiring clients, providing support, maintaining a dynamic company culture, and offering generous profit sharing have enabled Progent to become among the fastest growing and most well recognized Microsoft Gold Partners consulting organizations in the United States and to establish an international organization for delivering remote network assistance. If you are a certified computer support professional or information technology expert with a focus on a client service and excellent people skills, you will discover Progent a chance for enhancing your technical knowledge, living a more independent career, and achieving financial success.

Find Out Additional Information Concerning Jobs at Progent
Check out these links to learn more details about our work opportunities, company philosophy, work conditions, compensation structure, and benefits packages:

Full-time Careers at Progent
We are looking for a range of full-time professionals including motivated Microsoft MCSE and MCSA computer engineers; connectivity experts who have Cisco CCIE credentials; and consultants for fault-tolerant network architecture with experience in mobile access, wireless networking, non-stop systems, business continuity solutions, data preservation, and server virtualization. We are also seeking desktop support experts, off-site troubleshooting professionals, and CISA certified security engineers. We are also hiring experienced managers able to perform efficiently in our dynamic, virtual office model. Find out additional information about staff consulting positions at Progent by visiting Full-time Careers at Progent.

Freelance Work with Progent
Progent works with freelance consultants who have specialized expertise and field experience in crucial IT topics beyond Progent's primary technical focus. Progent's Experts Team hires contractors who offer consulting and programming support for line-of-business solutions that include Manufacturing Resource Planning, Enterprise Resource Planning, or Customer Relationship Management; have specialized expertise with non-Microsoft platforms such as Linux derivatives, Apple OS, or Sun, or can provide expert skills in technologies like telecom, web design, Juniper infrastructure technology, web commerce, or Oracle Database development and administration. Independent consultants certified by Progent cooperate with our staff engineers to deliver comprehensive IT services for small and midsize business networks. To find out more details about freelance jobs with our Experts Consulting Group, visit Contracting Jobs at Progent.

How We Are Different
Progent has managed to attract the top consulting talent by being different. Providing an innovative blend of entrepreneurial drive, insistence on client success, utilization of state-of-the-art technology, and an independent business structure that allows for life-style options for Progent's consulting team, Progent offers a stimulating setting for select individuals who have a drive for rapidly improving their professional abilities to create concrete benefits for a range of businesses and technical environments. Find out additional information about how we are unique by visiting Ways That We Are Different.

Progent's Virtual Office Business Model
Our virtual office model utilizes state-of-the-art technical tools that enable remote support, wireless connectivity, easy availability of Progent's knowledge bases, and instant collaboration with mobile colleagues to allow you to handle challenging network problems. Progent's virtual office structure frees you to concentrate on delivering service instead of dealing with traffic and lets consultants nurture lasting client relationships by permitting you to come up with quick, effective, and cost-effective solutions. If you want to learn more details concerning Progent's virtual office infrastructure, go to Progent virtual Office Business Model.

Compensation and Benefit Packages
Progent's compensation model is based on revenue sharing. What you make is directly tied to the revenue you generate. You have the choice of concentrating on life style and choosing to consult at an easy pace, utilizing Progent's versatile structure to make time for individual pursuits, or you can use the opportunity to earn significant money through persistent work and lots of hours. Progent also offers comprehensive family health coverage plus many additional benefits. Find out more about our compensation and benefits by going to Our Compensation Model and Benefits.

Working with Progent Frequently Asked Questions
For answers to common questions about being a consultant at Progent, visit Consulting at Progent Q&A.

The following is a description of our available job opportunities:


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P014

Sr. Microsoft IT Consultant - San Francisco Bay Area
Progent is looking for proven Sr. Microsoft information technology consulting experts in the San Francisco Bay Area to help a variety of small organizations to maintain IT environments powered by Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008, and Microsoft Exchange 2007 to 2016. Important fields of expertise include system infrastructure, AD design and troubleshooting, Exchange-based messaging, security, and server monitoring.

Details on Senior Microsoft Computer Consulting Expert Job


P016

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

More information about Desktop Support Expert Jobs


P018

Sr. Microsoft Information Technology Consulting Expert - New York Metro, Pittsburgh and Los Angeles Areas
Progent is seeking proven Senior Microsoft IT consultants in the New York metro, Pittsburgh and Los Angeles areas to help 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 system architecture, AD design and repair, Exchange-based email, security, and server monitoring.

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Senior Exchange Expert - San Francisco Bay Area, Remote
Progent is seeking a Sr. Microsoft Exchange expert to lead enterprise-level Microsoft Exchange planning and implementation projects. The ideal candidate would be a technical consultant with expertise in the area of Microsoft Exchange 2007 to 2016 and Microsoft Office 365 and with a thorough understanding of Active Directory. This role demands experience in the consulting, architectural design, deployment and support of these platforms.

Details about Senior Microsoft Exchange Consultant Job


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Business Development Representative - Los Angeles and New York Metro Areas
Progent is looking for a Business Development Representative to operate as a senior-level sales executive who is responsible for selling Progent's comprehensive selection of IT outsourcing/co-sourcing and computer consulting, and application development services. Responsibilities of the Business Development Representative include:
  • Producing and articulating key components of service propositions which align our services with a client's primary business needs
  • Establishing and maintaining excellent relationships with customers
  • Providing continuing client management and developing follow-on sales
  • Maintaining an understanding of continually evolving technology

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


If you would like to apply for any opening shown above, you should send your resume to jobs@progent.com. Please copy the job codes of the jobs that interest you.

More Information Concerning Jobs at Progent

Fulltime Work for Network Consultants, Desktop Service Technicians,
Security Consultants, and Online Support Professionals

Progent wants to hire full-time, solutions-oriented Microsoft accredited engineers with Microsoft MCSE or MCSA certification; Cisco certified system engineers who have Cisco certification; security consultants with CISSP or equivalent security credentials; and high-end network design consultants with a background in mobile access, wireless networking, fault tolerance, disaster recovery, information protection, and VMware. Progent also seeks professionals to join Progent's team of helpdesk support specialists and remote troubleshooting professionals. Also, Progent is seeking talented managers able to perform effectively in Progent's fast-paced, virtual office environment.

By maintaining a team of talented and motivated professionals, providing world-class client care, and following a competitive results-focused fee structure, We have managed to increase our client list rapidly while delivering consulting support to hundreds of businesses in the San Francisco area and throughout the United States. An advanced virtual office network, a common knowledge database, and a group approach to problem solving have helped Progent to retain a talented staff and a satisfied client base.

For an information technology professional with technical support expertise, teaming with Progent or working for our clients will enhance your skills through interaction with Progent's group of mutually supportive, expert engineers. Our commitment to delivering information technology consulting and technical support to small and midsize organizations will give you the opportunity to work intimately with decision makers and contribute appreciably to the growth of exciting companies.

We are looking for technical professionals who can show verifiable certification related to their technical focus. For example, if you are a Microsoft expert, you should have your Microsoft MCSE credential. In the case of Cisco experts, have your CCIE or Cisco Certified Network Professional credential. For security, you should show you Certified Information Systems Security Professional, Certified Information Systems Auditor, Certified Information Security Manager, or one of the other leading security certifications. Of course, Progent is aware of "paper experts". However, simply because a certificate does not ensure expertise is no reason for not earning one. If you have mastered your field, then most of those certifications should pose no challenge. The crux of the matter is that if you are a professional, then customers expect certifications. We will market your skills, but you need to provide basic certifications for Progent to market. If you happen to be strongly against the idea of credentials, we can sympathize with and respect your opinion, but you are probably not a good fit.

Freelance Jobs for Certified Experts for
Windows, Mac, Linux, and Sun Solaris Technology

For over 20 years, our consulting engineers have provided low-cost and successful computer consulting services for small businesses in the San Francisco Bay Area and throughout the United States. A sophisticated virtual office environment, a common support database, and a collaborative approach to problem solving have enabled us to build a talented staff and quickly expand a loyal clientele.

The Experts Team is Progent's way to offer clients the help of specialized information technology consulting professionals who have advanced knowledge and work background in important technologies beyond our primary focus in system support and security. Experts Group members are often freelance contractors and occasionally "moonlighters" who are carefully certified by Progent to collaborate with our in-house consultants to provide end-to-end, enterprise-class network services to small and midsize companies. Progent is continually expanding the Experts Group in order to meet the special requirements of our customer base.

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

  • Macintosh networking and programs
  • Expertise for Linux, UNIX-based, and Sun Solaris systems
  • Manufacturing Resource Planning, Enterprise Resource Planning, or Customer Relationship Management expertise
  • Strategic and vertical program help
  • CIO, business analyst, and project logistics services
  • Custom program design and deployment
  • Web site, electronic business, Electronic Data Interchange, and customer information portal development and integration
  • DBM management and performance help
  • Business information consulting
  • Telecommunications systems consulting

Benefits of being part of Progent's Experts Team include:

  • By working with us, you get to benefit from the impact of Progent's dramatic growth and top-notch recognition in the market. By having a team of talented and dedicated consultants, offering excellent customer care, and practicing a proven, ROI-focused pricing structure, Progent has quadrupled our clientele over the last several years and Progent now provides consulting support to hundreds of companies in California and across the U.S.
  • Our veteran marketing staff handles all facets of promoting your services and technical knowledge into our quickly expanding customer base, so you expend less time signing up customers and more time making revenue.
  • We will facilitate relationship building between you and our key team of expert Microsoft and Cisco certified consultants who are the conduit to the influential managers among Progent's clients.
  • Our sales and operations staffs will manage the complete selling and contracting process, from opportunity identification, job qualification, customer needs definition, capabilities matching, project scoping proposal writing, contract negotiation and generation. Your exclusive focus stays with providing high-level consulting service.
  • Progent will provide you connections to Progent's advanced virtual office environment, including professional meeting/work locations in the San Francisco area, and Internet and telecomm connectivity throughout the United States.
  • You will have access to our vast knowledge base, procedures based on industry best practices, abundance of template-deliverable documents, and the aggregate expertise from one of the country's largest independent groups of experienced information technology engineers.
  • We will pass on partner-only benefits from leading vendors including Microsoft and Cisco, including free ordiscounted educational seminars, web connections to restricted vendor support utilities and technical maintenance resources, and on-line internal use programs 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 not any cost to become a member of our Experts Team, but we do have the following requirements to join:

  • You need to have a proven track record as a consultant working on your own in your area of specialization, including at least a two year history of successful contracting jobs and/or have your own active customer base for which you now provide ongoing support services.
  • You must show that you are an expert in your field of specialization, including having an extensive task-relevant record and excellent referrals, and possess current manufacturer and/or industry professional qualifications.
  • You should be able to present yourself in a professional way and be self driven and assured in your abilities. You must have excellent communications skills and be able to operate efficiently alone or as a member of a group.
  • You must know how to explain realistic goals to customers and other Progent consultants and you must know how analyze projects, create project plans, and define realistic time lines.

Enhance Your Abilities with Advanced Technology and
Working with the Top Team of Network Engineers

Progent's work environment will allow you to become a more capable consultant by improving your information technology knowledge and increasing the loyalty of your clients. Progent delivers on this commitment by recruiting the best professional talent for you to operate with, providing a state-of-the-art network and communications infrastructure, using custom software tools to deliver the highest level of support, and by optimizing proven business structures for attracting and retaining customers.

The most important factor that distinguishes Progent from most consulting companies is the high quality of our support professionals. Out of the 50 or so consulting experts who have teamed with us, we have assembled top expertise across a broad range of technologies. Whether it’s Microsoft Windows, Cisco switches, corporate security, Apple, Linux, server virtualization, or other key technologies, we deploy experts who can help you to be successful on larger jobs by leveraging the aggregate experience of Progent's team of experts.

To promote the productivity of our team, we invest heavily in making available the most powerful technology to do the work properly. We will leverage technology to an extraordinary degree and our state-of-the-art virtual office environment enables effortless connectivity, cooperation, and information sharing with fellow Progent team members — entirely from at-home or on-the-road offices. You don’t waste time or forfeit income with regular drives to a conventional office building, and all driving you do for on-site customer work is determined by your own time table, not Progent's. The best part is that much of our support services can be performed remotely, representing 100% efficiency for billable time. In fact, some Progent staff do remote consulting only.

Progent's business structure is geared towards reacting quickly and effectively to client requirements through information sharing and cooperative problem solving. Although our engineers work with a high level of independence, resource allocation is centralized, client issues and solutions are meticulously tracked, documented, and organized for easy reference, current engineer schedules are published to streamline group projects and simplify trouble escalation, and customer approval is always evaluated. We strengthen the sense of cooperation through periodic workgroup meetings and regular company-wide events.

The majority of Progent's consultants are located across California, however Progent is building a rapidly expanding group of consulting professionals throughout America. Our virtual office infrastructure eliminates regional obstacles that restrict the productivity of traditional company models. We complete the package by offering a full benefit program to promote the health and economic security of our employees and their relations.

Just as we have world-class consulting professionals, our marketing and operations groups match the excellence that characterizes Progent. These high-performance contributors to Progent’s success are helping us to identify and land the 50-60 new clients we are currently acquiring every month. We recently celebrated the delivery of services to our 1,000th client. Just type “Cisco consultants” or “Microsoft consultants” into Google to check for yourself why we are also an effective marketing operation.

Possessing a commitment to technical proficiency is a cornerstone for growth with us. A career in consulting will push you to enhance your skills more than is possible in any other job in information technology. Being confronted by a steady stream of technical challenges is what keeps professional support exciting. Clients rely on a consultant to do the toughest jobs. Innovative projects, leading-edge deployments, puzzling or chronic problems, and difficult upgrades are the basis for what we do every day. With us, you will not stagnate or be narrowly defined, as is all too typical for network engineers in ordinary corporate jobs. You will awake every morning enthusiastic about the challenges ahead.

Along the way, you will meet some great people, both by building strong customer relationships and by operating closely with other Progent consultants, where you will learn from and contribute to their growth. Of course, technology is important, but we are a relationship-focused company heart and soul. If you don’t offer strong communications skills or enjoy working with a varied group of personalities, then we are probably a poor match.

If this seems good to you, we invite you to talk to us about our vision of the new paradigm of information technology consulting.

Get Quality of Life Benefits and Technical Success with
Our Sophisticated Virtual Office Environment

Progent believes that a well designed and implemented information system can be a pivotal factor for accelerating a firm's growth, and Progent applies this belief in our corporate network infrastructure. We have created a fault-tolerant virtual office network that allows our in-house consultants and authorized contractors to deliver fast and effective support, collaborate easily on sophisticated jobs, and experience career and private growth from acting as part of a dynamic business culture of self motivation and freedom.
















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