One of the top computer consulting companies for business networks, Progent maintains a full-time team of talented support professionals who focus on mainstream IT areas such as:

  • Microsoft Windows technology
  • Cisco routers, switches, ASA firewalls, wireless access points, plus Voice over IP and VPN solutions
  • System security consulting
  • Advanced system architecture
  • Remote troubleshooting and network administration

Our Experts Group, which includes independent experts qualified and coordinated by Progent, offers highly specialized knowledge in a broad variety of critical software areas and network technologies such as:

  • Macintosh and iOS integration and application software
  • Expertise for Linux, UNIX, and Sun systems
  • Dynamics MRP, Enterprise Resource Planning, or Customer Relationship Management customization
  • BI consulting for SQL Server BI Stack, Excel Data Analysis Tools, and Microsoft Management Reporter/FRx
  • CIO, business analyst, and project management services
  • Web-based application design, integration, and troubleshooting
  • SQL Server and Oracle DBM development and management consulting
  • Office Access database programming, migration and training
  • Microsoft Office desktop and Microsoft Office 365 training

Creative structures for acquiring customers, providing service, maintaining an efficient company culture, and providing generous compensation have enabled Progent to be among the fastest expanding and most well respected Microsoft Gold Partners consultant companies in America and to build an international organization for providing remote IT expertise. If you are an accredited IT technician or information technology expert with a drive for a client success and excellent communication skills, consulting professionals will discover Progent a chance for adding to your technical knowledge, living a more independent career, and achieving economic security.

Learn Additional Details Concerning Working with Progent
Follow these pages to find out additional details about Progent's job openings, business philosophy, work conditions, compensation model, and benefits packages:

Consulting Work at Progent
We are looking for a range of on-staff workers including solutions-driven Microsoft MCSE and MCP network consultants; connectivity experts who have Cisco CCIE, CCNP, or CCNA certification; and specialists in fault-tolerant system architecture with experience in mobile access, wireless integration, non-stop environments, business continuity solutions, data protection, and VMware technology. We are also looking for workstation support experts, off-site service professionals, and CISSP or CISA accredited security engineers. We are also hiring experienced managers who can perform efficiently in Progent's high-growth, virtual office environment. Find out more information about staff professional services jobs at Progent by referring to Full-time Careers at Progent.

Contract Work at Progent
Progent works with independent professionals who have proven expertise and working experience in crucial information technology topics outside Progent's main technical focus. Progent's Experts Group hires independent consultants who can provide advice and development services for line-of-business solutions such as MRP, Enterprise Resource Planning, or CRM; have in-depth knowledge of popular platforms such as Linux, Macintosh, or Sun, or can provide world-class help in technologies like telecom, web design, Juniper Networks products, web commerce, or Oracle and MySQL Database development and administration. Freelance contractors qualified by Progent cooperate with Progent's staff consultants to deliver comprehensive solutions for small company networks. In order to learn additional details concerning contract work with Progent's Experts Consulting Group, refer to Freelance Work with Progent.

Ways That Progent Is Unique
Progent has been able to recruit the best consulting talent by being different. With an innovative mix of enterprising spirit, commitment to client success, use of advanced technical tools, and a flexible work structure that allows for life-style options for our consulting team, Progent creates a stimulating setting for select individuals who posses a desire for quickly improving their professional abilities to deliver concrete benefits for a range of organizations and network environments. Learn more details about how we are exceptional by referring to Ways That We Are Different.

Our Virtual Office Network
Our virtual office network provides state-of-the-art technologies that support off-site access, wireless connectivity, convenient access to Progent's support databases, and instant cooperation with mobile team members to help you to resolve challenging network issues. Progent's virtual office network frees consultants to focus on providing service rather than dealing with commutes and lets consultants nurture lasting client relationships by enabling you to come up with fast, effective, and cost-effective solutions. In order to learn more details about our virtual office work environment, see Progent virtual Office Infrastructure.

Compensation Model and Benefit Programs
Our compensation is determined by revenue sharing. The money you make is entirely tied to what you contribute. Consultants have the option of concentrating on life style and electing to work at an easy pace, utilizing Progent's versatile schedule to follow personal pursuits, or you can choose to make significant money by hard work and lots of hours. Progent also provides comprehensive family health coverage as well as numerous additional benefits. Learn more about Progent's compensation and benefit programs by going to Our Compensation and Benefits.

Working with Progent FAQs
To see answers to popular questions about being a consultant at Progent, visit Working with Progent Q&A.

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


Job Code
 
Job Description

P014

Senior Microsoft Information Technology Consulting Expert - San Francisco Bay Area
Progent is seeking proven Sr. Microsoft information technology consultants in the San Francisco Bay Area to assist a range of small organizations to manage IT environments powered by Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008, and Microsoft Exchange 2007 to 2016. Key fields of knowledge include network architecture, AD design and troubleshooting, Exchange-based messaging, security, and server monitoring.

Specifics about Sr. Microsoft Computer Consultant Positions


P016

Desktop Support Expert - San Francisco Bay Area
Progent is seeking Desktop Support Experts to help Progent's customers with maintenance, break/fix and project work. This is a 1099 consulting position that will be performed at our client locations 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 based on the latest Microsoft technologies. In addition, work extensively with client's executives, management, IT staff or under the direction or guidance of our senior consultant to support the customer's end users.

Specifics about Desktop Support Expert Job


P018

Sr. Microsoft Information Technology Consultant - New York Metro, Pittsburgh and Los Angeles Areas
Progent is looking for proven Senior Microsoft computer consultants in the New York metro, Pittsburgh and Los Angeles areas to help a variety of small organizations maintain networks based on Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008, and Microsoft Exchange 2007 to 2016. Key areas of expertise include system infrastructure, Active Directory design and troubleshooting, Exchange-based email, security, and server monitoring.

Specifics on Senior Microsoft Computer Consultant Jobs


Expert

Senior Exchange Expert - San Francisco Bay Area, Remote
Progent is seeking a Senior Exchange expert to lead enterprise-level Microsoft Exchange planning and implementation initiatives. The ideal candidate would be a technical consultant with expertise in the area of Microsoft Exchange 2007 through 2016 and Microsoft Office 365 and with a solid understanding of Active Directory. This position would require experience in the consulting, system design, implementation and maintenance of these platforms.

Specifics about Senior Microsoft Exchange Consultant Job


S25

Business Development Representative - Los Angeles and New York Metro Areas
Progent is seeking a Business Development Representative to work as a senior-level sales executive who is responsible for selling Progent's comprehensive portfolio of IT outsourcing and network consulting, and application development services. Activities of the BDR include:
  • Generating and explaining key components of service propositions that associate Progent's services with an organization's IT goals
  • Maintaining excellent relationships with customers
  • Providing ongoing client management and generating follow-on sales
  • Explaining continually changing IT technology

Specifics about Business Development Representative (BDR) Positions - Los Angeles and New York Metro Areas


If you wish to enquire about any opening shown above, you should e-mail your resume to jobs@progent.com. Be sure to state the code numbers of the positions of interest.

More Information About Jobs with Us

Staff Work for Network Engineers, Computer Service Specialists,
Security Consultants, and Remote Support Technicians

Progent is seeking to hire fulltime, solutions-driven Microsoft certified engineers with Microsoft MCSE, MCSA, or MCP certification; Cisco certified system engineers who have CCIE certification; security consultants who have CISSP, CISM, or CISA or comparable security credentials; and high-end system design consultants with a background in mobile solutions, wireless connectivity, service continuity, workplace recovery, information preservation, and VMware. Progent also is looking for employees who can work on our team of help desk service technicians and off-site support experts. Also, Progent is hiring talented administrators who can operate productively in our fast-paced, virtual office environment.

By supporting a team of talented and motivated consultants, providing world-class client services, and following a competitive value-based fee structure, Progent has managed to expand our client base rapidly while delivering professional support to numerous businesses in the San Francisco area and throughout the United States. A sophisticated virtual office network, a shared knowledge base, and a team strategy for problem solving have allowed Progent to retain a skilled staff and a loyal customer base.

If you are an information technology professional with troubleshooting expertise, teaming with Progent or working for our clients will expand your skills via cooperation with Progent's staff of highly supportive, talented engineers. Our commitment to providing information technology expertise and computer support to small organizations will offer you the opportunity to collaborate closely with key players and add significantly to the success of exciting companies.

Progent is hiring consultants who can show recognized credentials related to their technical focus. For example, if you are a Microsoft expert, you should have your Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer certificate. In the case of Cisco consultants, show us your Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert or Cisco Certified Network Professional certificate. For network security, you should show you CISSP, Certified Information Systems Auditor, Certified Information Security Manager, or one of the other top security credentials. Naturally, Progent is familiar with "paper experts". Still, the fact that a certificate can not guarantee excellence is no reason for not earning one. If you know your field, then most of those certifications should be no great difficulty. The crux of the matter is that if you are an expert, then customers deserve to see credentials. Progent will market your talents, but you need to provide basic credentials for us to market. If you stand adamantly opposed to the idea of credentials, Progent can understand and respect your opinion, but you are probably not a good fit.

Freelance Jobs for Certified Application Specialists for
Windows, Macintosh, Linux-based, and Sun Solaris Technology

For more than two decades, our computer professionals have offered affordable and successful network consulting services for companies in Northern California and across the U.S. An advanced virtual office environment, a common technical database, and a collaborative approach to problem solving have enabled us to retain a talented in-house team and quickly expand a satisfied customer base.

The Experts Team is Progent's way to offer clients the services of specialized information technology consulting engineers who have advanced knowledge and field background in key areas outside of our primary focus in network support and security. Experts Group members are typically independent engineers and sometimes "moonlighters" who have been thoroughly certified by us to collaborate with our in-house engineers to provide comprehensive, world-class information technology solutions to small businesses. Progent is always expanding the Experts Team in order to meet the particular needs of our clients.

Progent's Experts Team currently provides consulting in these technologies:

  • Macintosh networking and applications
  • Expertise for Linux-based, UNIX, and Sun systems
  • Manufacturing Resource Planning, Enterprise Resource Planning, or Customer Relationship Management consulting
  • Line-of-business and specialized program support
  • CIO, management information analyst, and project management services
  • Custom applications design and integration
  • Web site, electronic business, Electronic Data Interchange, and client portal development and integration
  • Database support and efficiency consulting
  • Management information consulting
  • Telecommunications systems support

Advantages of being part of Our Experts Group include:

  • By associating with us, you get to benefit from the impact of Progent's dramatic expansion and top-notch recognition in the marketplace. By having a team of skilled and dedicated professionals, offering excellent customer care, and following a strong, value-focused pricing structure, Progent has multiplied our customer base over the last few years and Progent now provides professoinal services to hundreds of businesses in California and throughout the U.S.
  • Our experienced marketing team takes care of all facets of promoting your skills and technical expertise into our quickly expanding client base, so you expend less effort signing up customers and extra time making revenue.
  • We will facilitate communications between you and Progent's key team of expert Microsoft and Cisco certified consultants who are the gateway to the influential managers among our clients.
  • Progent's selling and operations teams will manage the complete sales and contracting cycle, from lead generation, project qualification, customer needs description, capabilities matching, project analysis proposal writing, agreement negotiation and execution. Your exclusive focus stays with providing top-quality consulting service.
  • We will provide you access to our sophisticated virtual office environment, including professional meeting/work sites throughout the San Francisco area, as well as Internet and telecomm access anywhere in the United States.
  • You will have the benefit of our extensive database, processes based on leading practices, library of template-deliverable documents, and the shared experience from one of the country's largest independent groups of experienced information technology professionals.
  • We will pass on special benefits from top vendors such as Microsoft and Cisco, including free orlow-cost educational seminars, web access to special vendor troubleshooting tools and technical maintenance resources, and on-line internal use software for education and/or sales 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 charge to become a member of Progent's Experts Team, but we do have these qualifications for membership:

  • You should show a proven background as a consulting professional operating independently in your field of expertise, including at least a two year history of completed contracting projects and/or have an active customer base for whom you now deliver continuing consulting activity.
  • You must show that you are an expert in your area of concentration, which includes having a long work-related record and strong references, and have up-to-date manufacturer or institutional professional qualifications.
  • You have to know how to carry yourself in a professional manner and be self driven and confident in your skills. You must have excellent inter-personal skills and be able to operate effectively by yourself or as a member of a group.
  • You need to know how to articulate realistic goals to clients and other Progent team members and you need to know how analyze projects, create task plans, and estimate realistic work schedules.

Enhance Your Skills with the Best Technology and
Joining a Great Group of Computer Consultants

Progent's company culture will make you a more capable consulting professional by improving your technical skills and increasing the satisfaction of your customers. Progent makes good on this promise by attracting the best professional experts for you to work with, offering an advanced network and communications architecture, using proprietary software utilities to deliver the maximum quality of support, and by optimizing proven business structures for attracting and keeping clients.

The decisive factor that distinguishes us from most network support companies is the high caliber of our service staff. Out of the 50 or so consulting experts who have joined Progent, we have assembled top expertise covering a broad array of technologies. Whether it’s Microsoft servers, Cisco firewalls, corporate security, Apple, Linux, server virtualization, or other vital technologies, we deploy professionals who can help you to be effective on major projects by leveraging the aggregate skills of Progent's team of experts.

To promote the productivity of Progent's team, we invest heavily in making available the most powerful technology to perform the work efficiently. We will exploit technology to an impressive extent and our state-of-the-art virtual office environment allows effortless communications, cooperation, and knowledge exchange with other Progent team members — all from home-based or on-the-road offices. You don’t throw away time or lose income with daily commutes to a physical office building, and any driving you do for in-person customer jobs is based on your schedule, not Progent's. The best part is that much of Progent's support services can be done remotely, offering 100% productivity for billable time. In fact, some of our team members do remote support only.

Our operations are set up for reacting rapidly and effectively to client requirements through knowledge exchange and cooperative problem solving. Even though our consultants work with a great deal of independence, resource allocation is unified, customer issues and solutions are carefully tracked, documented, and organized for convenient retrieval, up-to-date consultant availability is broadcast to facilitate team projects and simplify problem escalation, and customer satisfaction is continually monitored. We reinforce the feeling of connection via monthly team meetings and regular company-wide events.

The majority of our consultants are located across Northern California, however we are building a rapidly growing group of consulting experts from across the United States. Our virtual office environment does away with geographic boundaries that restrict the efficiency of traditional company models. We complete the package by providing a full employee care program to ensure the physical health and economic security of our team members and their families.

Just as we have awesome consultants, our marketing and operations groups live up to the excellence that defines Progent. These high-performance factors behind our success are helping us to identify and land the 50-60 new clients we are now acquiring every month. We lately celebrated the providing of services to our 1,000th client. Try typing “Cisco consultants” or “Microsoft consultants” into Google to see for yourself why we are also a strong sales organization.

Having a passion for technical excellence is a key for growth with Progent. A career in consulting will push you to enhance your skills more than is possible in any other position in network technology. Being exposed to a continual series of technical challenges is what makes consulting interesting. Clients choose consulting firms to perform the toughest jobs. Creative projects, advanced implementations, puzzling or entrenched issues, and tricky migrations are the foundation for our services every day. At Progent, you will not stall or be pigeonholed, as is sadly typical for computer professionals in traditional corporate jobs. You will awake every morning enthusiastic about the challenges to come.

Along the way, you will work with some wonderful folks, both by building strong customer contacts and by working closely with other Progent team members, where you will learn from and contribute to their success. Of course, technology is vital, but we are a relationship-focused company through and through. If you don’t have excellent communications skills or like cooperating with a varied assortment of people, then Progent is in all likelihood not a good match.

If all this seems good to you, we invite you to contact Progent about our view of the new paradigm of information technology consulting.

Get Lifestyle Benefits and Technical Success with
Our Advanced Virtual Office Environment

Progent believes that a carefully architected and implemented information system is a crucial factor for enabling a firm's growth, and we apply this belief in our corporate system infrastructure. Progent has created a zero-downtime virtual office network that allows our staff consultants and authorized contractors to deliver rapid and effective service, cooperate easily on complex projects, and gain from professional and private maturity from being a member of an exciting business culture of personal drive and freedom.
















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