One of America's top computer consultant companies for small and midsize business networks, Progent maintains a full-time team of certified service experts who focus on core IT areas such as:

  • Microsoft technology
  • Cisco routers, Catalyst and Nexus switches, firewalls, wireless APs, plus VoIP products
  • Network security consulting
  • Advanced system infrastructures
  • Off-site IT support and system management

Our Experts Group, which includes independent experts certified and coordinated by Progent, offers exceptionally refined knowledge in a wide range of key business areas and networking technologies that include:

  • Apple OS and iOS networking and application software
  • Consulting for Linux-powered, UNIX-powered, and Sun systems
  • Microsoft Dynamics MRP, Enterprise Resource Planning, or Customer Relationship Management expertise
  • Business Intelligence expertise for platforms including Microsoft's SQL Server BI Stack, Microsoft Power BI, and Microsoft Management Reporter/FRx
  • Chief Information Officer, management information analyst, and project management services
  • Web app development, integration, and debugging
  • SQL Server and Oracle DBM programming and DBA help
  • Microsoft Office Access database programming, migration and troubleshooting
  • Microsoft Office desktop and Office 365 individual and group training

Innovative models for acquiring customers, providing service, maintaining an efficient company culture, and providing highly competitive profit sharing have enabled Progent to be one of the fastest growing and best respected Microsoft Partners consulting companies in the United States and to establish an international organization for providing online network expertise. If you are an accredited computer technician or information technology consultant with a drive for a customer success and excellent people skills, consulting professionals will discover Progent a chance for adding to your professional skills, living a more independent career, and achieving financial success.

Find Out Additional Details About Working with Progent
Check out these pages to find out additional information concerning our job openings, company culture, work conditions, compensation model, and benefits packages:

Consulting Work at Progent
We are hiring a range of full-time employees such as solutions-driven Microsoft MCSE, MCSA, and MCP network consultants; network experts with Cisco CCIE or CCNP credentials; and consultants for advanced network architecture with backgrounds in mobile access, wireless networking, high-availability systems, business continuity solutions, data preservation, and virtual servers. Progent is also seeking desktop support experts, off-site troubleshooting specialists, and CISA accredited security consultants. We are also looking for veteran managers able to operate effectively in our dynamic, virtual office model. Learn more information concerning staff professional services positions at Progent by visiting Full-time Positions at Progent.

Freelance Work at Progent
Progent works with freelance consultants with proven knowledge and hands-on experience in important information technology areas outside our primary technical concentration. Progent's Experts Team hires freelance consultants who can provide advice and development support for mission-critical solutions such as MRP, Enterprise Resource Planning, or Customer Relationship Management; have specialized knowledge of popular operating systems such as Linux, Macintosh, or Solaris, or can provide expert help in areas like telecommunications, web development, Juniper products, web commerce, or Oracle and MySQL DBM programming and management. Freelance consultants qualified by us coordinate with Progent's full-time consultants to deliver end-to-end IT services for small and midsize business networks. To find out additional details concerning contracting work with Progent's Experts Team, refer to Freelance Opportunities at Progent.

How We Are Different
Progent has managed to recruit the top consulting experts by being different. With a powerful mix of entrepreneurial drive, insistence on customer success, utilization of advanced technical tools, plus an independent work model that allows for quality-of-life options for Progent's team members, Progent creates a dynamic setting for talented consultants who posses a desire for rapidly enhancing their technical abilities to deliver real-world benefits for a variety of organizations and network environments. Learn additional information concerning how Progent is unique by referring to Ways That Progent Is Different.

Progent's Virtual Office Network
Progent's virtual office network provides state-of-the-art technologies that enable remote access, wireless connectivity, convenient availability of Progent's support databases, and close collaboration with mobile team members to help you to solve business-critical IT problems. Progent's virtual office network allows you to concentrate on providing IT solutions rather than fighting traffic and helps you build successful customer relationships by permitting you to provide quick, effective, and affordable solutions. In order to learn additional information about our virtual office infrastructure, refer to Progent virtual Office Network.

Compensation Model and Benefits
Progent's compensation is determined by revenue sharing. The money you earn is directly determined by the revenue you generate. Consultants have the option of concentrating on life style and choosing to consult at an easy pace, utilizing Progent's versatile schedule to make time for individual enthusiasms, or you can take advantage of the chance to make significant money through persistent work and lots of hours. Progent also offers full family health coverage plus many other benefits. Find out additional details concerning our compensation model and benefit programs by going to Our Compensation Model and Benefit Packages.

Jobs at Progent Q&A
To see replies to frequent enquiries concerning being employed by Progent, visit Working with Progent Questions and Answers.

The following is a description of some current job openings:


Job Code
 
Description

P014

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

More information on Sr. Microsoft IT Consultant Positions


P016

Desktop Engineer - San Francisco Bay Area
Progent is seeking Desktop Support Experts to assist our customers with maintenance, break/fix and project work. This is a 1099 consulting position that will be performed at our customer premises in the San Francisco Bay Area. Daytime availability is needed, 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 group or under the direction or guidance of Progent's senior consultant to support the client's end users.

Specifics on Desktop Support Expert Jobs


P018

Senior Microsoft IT Consulting Expert - New York Metro, Pittsburgh and Los Angeles Areas
Progent is seeking proven Senior Microsoft information technology consulting experts in the New York metro, Pittsburgh and Los Angeles areas to help a range of small businesses manage IT environments powered by Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008, and Exchange 2007 to 2016. Important areas of knowledge include network infrastructure, AD design and repair, Exchange-based messaging, security, and server monitoring.

Details about Sr. Microsoft IT Consulting Expert Job


Expert

Sr. Exchange Consultant - San Francisco Bay Area, Remote
Progent is looking for a Senior Microsoft Exchange expert to lead large-scale Exchange planning and deployment projects. The right applicant would be a computer consultant with mastery in the area of Microsoft Exchange 2007 through 2016 and Office 365 and with a solid grasp of Active Directory. This role demands a background in the consulting, system design, deployment and maintenance of these technologies.

More information about Senior Exchange Consultant Jobs


S25

Business Development Representative (BDR) - Los Angeles and New York Metro Areas
Progent is seeking a Business Development Representative (BDR) to operate as a senior sales executive responsible for selling Progent's broad selection of information technology outsourcing and network consulting, and development services. Responsibilities of the BDR include:
  • Generating and articulating key components of consulting propositions which align our services with a customer's unique competitive requirements
  • Maintaining excellent relationships with Progent's clients
  • Providing ongoing account management and developing follow-on sales
  • Maintaining an understanding of rapidly changing technology

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


If you want to enquire about any opening listed above, please e-mail your resume to jobs@progent.com. Be sure to include the code numbers of the positions that interest you.

More Information About Jobs with Us

Fulltime Jobs for Network Consultants, Computer Service Technicians,
Security Experts, and Online Support Technicians

Progent is seeking to find full-time, solutions-driven Microsoft accredited consultants with Microsoft MCSE or MCSA certification; Cisco certified system consultants who have Cisco credentials; security professionals with CISA or comparable security credentials; and high-end system design experts with a background in mobile access, wireless connectivity, high availability, workplace recovery, data preservation, and virtual servers. Progent also is looking for professionals to work on Progent's staff of help desk support specialists and off-site troubleshooting experts. In addition, We are looking for talented managers able to perform productively in Progent's high-growth, virtual office culture.

By maintaining a staff of talented and motivated consultants, providing world-class client services, and following a strong value-focused pricing structure, We have managed to expand our customer base dramatically while providing professional services to hundreds of businesses in the San Francisco area and across the United States. An advanced virtual office network, a shared information base, and a team strategy for problem resolution have allowed Progent to maintain a skilled consulting team and a satisfied customer list.

If you are a network professional with technical support expertise, teaming with Progent or working for our clients can expand your knowledge via cooperation with our staff of mutually supportive, talented engineers. Our focus on delivering information technology consulting and computer support to small and midsize organizations will offer you the opportunity to work intimately with decision makers and add significantly to the success of dynamic companies.

Progent is looking for consultants that have verifiable certification in their special focus. So, if you are a Microsoft expert, you must have earned your Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer certificate. In the case of Cisco consultants, show us your Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert or CCNP credential. For network security, you should have earned you CISSP, CISA, Certified Information Security Manager, or one of the other top security certifications. Of course, Progent is aware of "paper experts". Nevertheless, the fact that a credential can not ensure expertise is no reason for not having one. If you know your stuff, then most of those certifications should pose no great difficulty. The crux of the matter is that if you call yourself a professional, then customers deserve to see certifications. Progent can promote your skills, but you must provide a baseline of credentials for us to work with. In case you are adamantly opposed to the idea of certifications, we can sympathize with and honor your position, but you are likely not an appropriate fit.

Contract Jobs for Certified Application Specialists for
Windows, Mac, Linux-based, and Sun Technology

For over two decades, our computer engineers have offered low-cost and successful computer consulting expertise for businesses in Northern California and across the United States. A sophisticated virtual office network, a common technical knowledge base, and a collaborative approach to problem solving have enabled us to build a strong staff and quickly expand a satisfied clientele.

The Experts Team is Progent's way to offer customers the help of specialized computer consulting professionals who have advanced skills and field background in important areas outside of our core concentration in system support and security. Experts Group members are typically independent engineers and occasionally "moonlighters" who are thoroughly qualified by us to collaborate with our staff consultants to deliver comprehensive, world-class network services to small companies. We are always enhancing our Experts Team in order to address the special requirements of our clients.

Progent's Experts Team now provides support in these technologies:

  • Macintosh integration and applications
  • Expertise for Linux, UNIX-based, and Sun systems
  • Manufacturing Resource Planning, Enterprise Resource Planning, or Customer Relationship Management consulting
  • Mission-critical and specialized application support
  • CIO, business analyst, and project management services
  • Custom program design and integration
  • Web, eCommerce, Electronic Data Interchange, and customer portal development and integration
  • SQL management and performance consulting
  • Management information consulting
  • Telecommunications systems support

Benefits of becoming a member of Our Experts Team include:

  • By associating with Progent, you get to leverage the momentum of Progent's dramatic growth and top-notch recognition in the marketplace. By maintaining a team of talented and committed professionals, providing excellent customer care, and practicing a proven, ROI-oriented billing model, Progent has quadrupled our customer base over the past few years and Progent now delivers professoinal services to hundreds of companies in California and across the U.S.
  • Progent's veteran marketing staff handles all facets of promoting your skills and technical expertise into our rapidly growing customer base, so you expend less effort signing up customers and more time generating money.
  • Progent will facilitate communications between you and our core group of expert Microsoft and Cisco qualified consultants who are the conduit to the decision makers among Progent's clients.
  • Our sales and operations groups will take care of the complete selling and engagement process, from opportunity identification, job approval, customer requirements description, capabilities matching, job scoping proposal generation, contract negotiation and execution. Your exclusive responsibility is on providing top-quality consulting service.
  • Progent will provide you connections to Progent's sophisticated virtual office environment, including professional meeting/work sites in the San Francisco area, plus data and voice connectivity anywhere in the U.S.
  • You will have access to Progent's vast knowledge base, processes based on leading practices, abundance of template-deliverable publications, and the aggregate experience from one of Northern California's largest pool of expert network professionals.
  • Progent will pass on partner-only benefits from leading vendors such as Microsoft and Cisco, including free orlow-cost educational seminars, on-line connections to special vendor support tools and technical maintenance resources, and downloadable in-house use programs for training and/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 part of Progent's Experts Group, but we do have strict requirements for membership:

  • You need to show a strong background as a consultant operating on your own in your area of specialization, including a minimum two year record of successful contracting jobs or you must have your own active customer base for which you now provide ongoing support services.
  • You need to show that you have expertise in your field of concentration, which includes having a long work-related history and strong referrals, and possess up-to-date manufacturer or industry professional certifications.
  • You must be able to present yourself in a professional way and be self motivated and assured in your abilities. You must have strong inter-personal skills and understand how to operate effectively by yourself or as a member of a group.
  • You have to know how to articulate proper goals to clients and other Progent consultants and you should know how scope out projects, create project plans, and define reasonable time lines.

Enhance Your Skills with the Best Technology and
Joining the Top Group of Computer Engineers

Progent's productive atmosphere will make you a more capable consulting professional by improving your technical knowledge and increasing the satisfaction of your clients. Progent delivers on this promise by attracting the top consulting talent for you to work with, providing an advanced system infrastructure, running proprietary software tools to deliver the highest quality of service, and by optimizing proven business structures for finding and keeping clients.

The decisive factor that separates us from ordinary consulting companies is the quality of our service staff. Out of the scores of consulting experts who have joined us, we have recruited the best expertise across a broad array of technical areas. Be it Microsoft Windows, Cisco firewalls, network security, Mac, Linux, server virtualization, or other key areas, we engage experts who can help you to be successful on larger projects by leveraging the aggregate skills of Progent's group of professionals.

To ensure the productivity of Progent's team, we invest heavily in providing the best technology to perform the job properly. We will leverage technology to an extraordinary degree and our advanced virtual office infrastructure enables seamless communications, cooperation, and knowledge exchange with other Progent consultants — all from home-based or mobile offices. You don’t throw away time or lose revenue because of daily commutes to a physical office, and any driving you do for in-person customer work is based on your own schedule, not ours. The most attractive benefit is that much of Progent's consulting work can be done remotely, offering 100% productivity for income-producing hours. In practice, some of our team members do remote support exclusively.

Progent's operations are set up for responding rapidly and effectively to customer requirements via information exchange and collaborative problem solving. Although our engineers operate with a high level of independence, dispatching is centralized, client issues and solutions are carefully monitored, documented, and organized for easy reference, current engineer availability is published to streamline team tasks and simplify trouble escalation, and customer satisfaction is continually evaluated. We strengthen the feeling of cooperation through periodic workgroup conferences and regular company-wide events.

The majority of our consultants are situated throughout California, but we are attracting a rapidly growing group of network experts from across the United States. Our virtual office environment eliminates geographic boundaries that limit the productivity of conventional company structures. We enhance the package by providing a full benefit program to ensure the physical health and financial security of our employees and their relations.

Just as we have world-class consultants, our sales and operations teams match the high standards that defines Progent. These high-performance factors behind Progent’s success are helping us to target and sign up the scores of new customers we are now acquiring every month. Progent lately celebrated the delivery 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 operation.

Possessing a passion for technical proficiency is a key for growth with Progent. A job in consulting will drive you to enhance your skills more than you would in any other job in information technology. Being confronted by a continual stream of network challenges is what keeps consulting interesting. Clients choose consultants to do the toughest jobs. Innovative projects, leading-edge deployments, puzzling or chronic issues, and difficult migrations are the basis for what we do daily. With us, you will not stagnate or be narrowly defined, as is sadly common for network engineers in ordinary corporate jobs. You will awake every morning excited about the challenges to come.

Along the way, you will work with some great folks, both by building close client relationships and by operating closely with other Progent team members, where you will learn from and contribute to their growth. Yes, technology is vital, but Progent is a relationship-focused company from top to bottom. If you do not have strong people skills or like cooperating with a varied assortment of personalities, then Progent is probably a poor fit.

If this seems good to you, we invite you to talk to us about our view of the future of information technology consulting.

Enjoy Lifestyle Improvements and Professional Success with
Our Sophisticated Virtual Office Environment

Progent believes that a carefully designed and implemented information system can be a crucial factor for accelerating a firm's success, and Progent applies this belief in our own system infrastructure. Progent has built a zero-downtime virtual office infrastructure that allows our in-house consultants and certified contractors to deliver rapid and efficient service, cooperate closely on sophisticated projects, and gain from professional and personal maturity by being part of an exciting business culture of self motivation and independence.
















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