Among the premiere IT consulting firms for small and midsize business systems, Progent manages a large team of certified service professionals who concentrate on mainstream IT areas including:

  • Microsoft technology
  • Cisco Integrated Services Routers, Catalyst and Nexus switches, ASA firewalls, access points, plus VoIP solutions
  • Enterprise security expertise
  • Sophisticated system infrastructures
  • Remote troubleshooting and network administration

Progent's Experts Group, which contracts independent consultants certified and managed by Progent, offers exceptionally specialized knowledge in a wide variety of key business applications and network solutions such as:

  • Macintosh and iOS networking and applications
  • Support for Linux, UNIX-powered, and Sun Solaris environments
  • Dynamics MRP, Enterprise Resource Planning, or CRM customization
  • Business Intelligence expertise for platforms including Microsoft's SQL Server BI Stack, Microsoft Power BI, and Microsoft Management Reporter/FRx
  • CIO, business analyst, and project logistics outsourcing
  • Web-based application software development, integration, and debugging
  • SQL Server and Oracle DBM programming and management help
  • Office Access database programming, enhancement and troubleshooting
  • Microsoft Office and Office 365 individual and group training

Innovative models for attracting customers, delivering support, creating an efficient company culture, and offering highly competitive compensation and benefits have enabled Progent to be one of the most rapidly growing and best recognized Microsoft Gold Partners consultant firms in America and to establish a worldwide presence for providing remote IT assistance. If you are a certified IT technician or network expert with a focus on a customer success and strong people skills, you should consider Progent an opportunity for adding to your technical knowledge, living a more rewarding career, and achieving economic success.

Learn More Information About Working at Progent
Check out these pages to find out more details about our job openings, business philosophy, operational environment, profit sharing model, and benefits:

Full-time Careers at Progent
We are hiring a variety of full-time workers such as solutions-driven Microsoft MCSE and MCSA computer consultants; system experts who have CCIE credentials; and specialists in fault-tolerant system design with backgrounds in mobile connectivity, wireless networking, non-stop environments, disaster recovery solutions, data preservation, and VMware technology. We are also looking for workstation support experts, off-site service professionals, and CISM accredited security professionals. Progent is also seeking veteran managers and administrators who can operate efficiently in our dynamic, virtual office environment. Learn more information about staff consulting work at Progent by referring to Consulting Jobs at Progent.

Contracting Opportunities with Progent
Progent works with freelance professionals with specialized knowledge and working background in crucial IT topics beyond Progent's main technical focus. Progent's Experts Team hires freelance consultants who offer consulting and development services for line-of-business solutions that include Manufacturing Resource Planning, Enterprise Resource Planning, or CRM; possess specialized knowledge of popular operating systems such as Linux, Apple OS, or Solaris, or can provide world-class help in areas like telecom, web site design, Juniper infrastructure technology, eCommerce, or Oracle DBM development and administration. Freelance contractors qualified by Progent coordinate with our staff consultants to deliver end-to-end solutions for small and midsize business networks. To find out additional information concerning contract jobs with our Experts Consulting Group, go to Freelance Jobs at Progent.

Ways That We Are Unique
We have managed to attract the top consulting talent by being different. With an innovative mix of entrepreneurial spirit, dedication to client satisfaction, use of state-of-the-art technology, plus an independent work model that allows for life-style options for Progent's consulting team, Progent offers a stimulating culture for talented consultants who posses a drive for quickly improving their professional abilities to deliver real-world solutions for a range of organizations and network environments. Find out additional information concerning how Progent is unique by visiting Ways That Progent Is Different.

Our Virtual Office Network
Our virtual office environment incorporates state-of-the-art technologies that enable remote access, wireless connectivity, easy access to our knowledge bases, and close cooperation with talented colleagues to allow you to deal with business-critical IT issues. Progent's virtual office model frees consultants to concentrate on providing IT solutions rather than dealing with commutes and lets you establish successful customer relationships by permitting you to provide quick, effective, and affordable solutions. To find out additional information concerning Progent's virtual office business model, go to Progent virtual Office Network.

Compensation Model and Benefits
Progent's compensation model is determined by revenue sharing. What you make is wholly based on the revenue you contribute. You have the option of concentrating on life style and electing to work at an easy pace, using our versatile schedule to follow individual enthusiasms, or you can use the opportunity to earn considerable income through hard work and lots of consulting time. Progent also provides complete family health care coverage as well as numerous additional benefits. Learn more details about our compensation model and benefit packages by referring to Progent Compensation and Benefit Packages.

Working with Progent FAQs
To see replies to common enquiries concerning being employed by Progent, refer to Employment at Progent Frequently Asked Questions.

The following is a description of our present job opportunities:


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Senior Microsoft Information Technology Consulting Expert - San Francisco Bay Area
Progent is looking for experienced Sr. Microsoft information technology consulting experts in the San Francisco Bay Area to assist a variety of small and midsize businesses to manage networks based on Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008, and Microsoft Exchange 2007 through 2016. Important fields of expertise include system architecture, AD design and repair, Exchange-based email, security, and server monitoring.

Specifics about Sr. Microsoft Computer Consulting Expert Job


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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 Progent's customer sites in the San Francisco Bay Area. Daytime availability is required, Monday through Friday. Our consultant will maintain and support users of all desktop and notebook computers based on current Microsoft technologies. Also, work closely with client's executives, management, IT group or under the direction or guidance of our senior consultant to support the customer's end users.

Details on Desktop Support Expert Positions


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Senior Microsoft Computer Consulting Expert - New York Metro, Pittsburgh and Los Angeles Areas
Progent is looking for experienced Sr. Microsoft computer consultants in the New York metro, Pittsburgh and Los Angeles areas to help a range of small and midsize organizations maintain networks powered by Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008, and Exchange 2007 to 2016. Important fields of knowledge include network infrastructure, Active Directory design and repair, Exchange-based messaging, security, and server monitoring.

Details on Senior Microsoft Computer Consulting Expert Positions


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Senior Microsoft Exchange Expert - San Francisco Bay Area, Remote
Progent is looking for a Sr. Exchange expert to lead enterprise-level Exchange planning and deployment initiatives. The right candidate should be a technical consultant with subject matter expertise in the area of Microsoft Exchange 2007 to 2016 and Microsoft Office 365 and with a solid understanding of Microsoft AD. This role demands a background in the consulting, architectural design, implementation and maintenance of these technologies.

Specifics on Senior Exchange Consultant Job


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Business Development Representative (BDR) - Los Angeles and New York Metro Areas
Progent is looking for a Business Development Representative (BDR) to work as a senior sales executive who is responsible for selling Progent's broad selection of IT outsourcing/co-sourcing and network consulting, and development services. Responsibilities of the Business Development Representative include:
  • Producing and articulating key elements of consulting proposals that tie Progent's deliverables with real business value
  • Maintaining strong relationships with clients
  • Providing continuing client management and generating follow-on sales
  • Explaining continually evolving technology

More information about Business Development Representative Jobs - Los Angeles and New York Metro Areas


If you wish to ask about any job listed above, you should send your background information to jobs@progent.com. Be sure to copy the job codes of the positions of interest.

Details About Work with Us

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

Progent is seeking to hire full-time, solutions-oriented Microsoft certified consultants with Microsoft MCSE, MCSA, or MCP credentials; Cisco accredited system consultants who have Cisco CCIE, CCNP, or CCNA certification; security consultants who have CISSP or comparable security certification; and high-end system design consultants with a background in mobile access, wireless connectivity, service continuity, disaster recovery, information protection, and server virtualization. Progent also seeks professionals who can join our staff of desktop support specialists and off-site support experts. In addition, We are seeking experienced managers able to operate effectively in Progent's fast-paced, virtual office culture.

By supporting a team of skilled and dedicated professionals, delivering world-class client care, and following a strong value-focused pricing structure, Progent has been able to increase our client list dramatically while providing professional services to hundreds of businesses in Northern California and across the United States. A sophisticated virtual office network, a shared information database, and a group approach to problem resolution have helped Progent to maintain a talented staff and a satisfied customer base.

For an information technology professional with technical support experience, joining Progent or working for Progent's clients will expand your skills via cooperation with Progent's group of mutually team-oriented, expert engineers. Progent's commitment to providing information technology consulting and technical help to small companies will give you the chance to collaborate intimately with decision makers and contribute significantly to the growth of dynamic companies.

Progent is hiring consultants that have recognized credentials in their special focus. For example, if you are a Microsoft consultant, you should have earned your Microsoft MCSE certificate. For Cisco professionals, show us your Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert or Cisco Certified Network Professional credential. For network security, you should have you Certified Information Systems Security Professional, Certified Information Systems Auditor, Certified Information Security Manager, or one of the other top security certifications. Of course, Progent is aware of "paper experts". Notwithstanding, simply because a certificate does not ensure expertise is no justification for not earning one. If you know your field, then most of those certifications should pose no challenge. The point is that if you call yourself an expert, then clients expect certifications. We will promote your skills, but you should have a baseline of credentials for Progent to work with. If you happen to be strongly against the concept of certifications, Progent can sympathize with and honor your position, but you are likely not an appropriate candidate.

Freelance Jobs for Qualified Experts for
Windows, Macintosh, Linux-based, and Sun Solaris Technology

For over two decades, our information technology professionals have offered low-cost and effective network consulting expertise for businesses in the San Francisco Bay Area and across the U.S. An advanced virtual office network, a common support knowledge base, and a collaborative approach to problem solving have enabled Progent to build a talented staff and dramatically expand a satisfied client base.

The Experts Group is Progent's way to offer clients the help of expert computer consulting professionals who have advanced knowledge and field experience in important technologies beyond Progent's core focus in network support and security. Experts Team members are typically freelance contractors and occasionally "moonlighters" who are carefully certified by Progent to collaborate with our staff engineers to deliver end-to-end, world-class network services to small businesses. We are always enhancing the Experts Team in order to meet the special requirements of our clients.

Progent's Experts Group now provides support in these areas:

  • Macintosh networking and programs
  • Expertise for Linux-powered, UNIX-powered, and Sun Solaris systems
  • Manufacturing Resource Planning, Enterprise Resource Planning, or Customer Relationship Management customization
  • Strategic and vertical application help
  • Chief Information Officer, management information analyst, and project logistics services
  • Custom program design and integration
  • Web, electronic business, Electronic Data Interchange, and customer information portal development and deployment
  • SQL support and efficiency consulting
  • Business information expertise
  • Telecommunications architecture consulting

Benefits of becoming a member of Our Experts Team include:

  • By working with us, you get to take advantage of the impact of Progent's explosive expansion and top-notch recognition in the marketplace. By maintaining a team of skilled and committed consultants, providing excellent customer care, and following a strong, ROI-oriented billing structure, Progent has multiplied our customer base over the last several years and Progent currently provides professoinal services to hundreds of companies in California and throughout the United States.
  • Progent's experienced marketing staff takes care of all facets of marketing your skills and technical knowledge into our quickly expanding customer base, so you spend less effort finding clients and extra time generating revenue.
  • We will facilitate communications between you and Progent's key group of experienced Microsoft and Cisco qualified engineers who are the conduit to the influential managers among Progent's clients.
  • Our selling and administration teams will manage the entire sales and contracting process, from opportunity identification, job approval, client needs definition, skills matching, project scoping proposal writing, contract negotiation and execution. Your entire responsibility stays with providing high-level consulting expertise.
  • We will provide you access to our advanced virtual office environment, offering convenient conference sites throughout Northern California, as well as data and voice access anywhere in the United States.
  • You will have the benefit of our vast knowledge base, processes based on best practices, abundance of template-deliverable documents, and the shared expertise from one of the country's largest pool of experienced information technology professionals.
  • We will pass on partner-only benefits from leading vendors such as Microsoft and Cisco, including free ordiscounted training classes, on-line access to restricted vendor support utilities and technical maintenance resources, and on-line in-house use programs for training 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 part of our Experts Team, but we do have these requirements to join:

  • You should show a strong background as a consultant operating on your own in your area of expertise, including at least a two year history of completed contracting projects or you must have your own active client base for which you now deliver ongoing consulting services.
  • You need to demonstrate that you are an expert in your area of concentration, including showing a long task-relevant history and strong references, and have up-to-date manufacturer and/or industry professional certifications.
  • You have to know how to carry yourself in a professional manner and be self driven and assured in your skills. You must have excellent people skills and understand how to work successfully by yourself or as part of a team.
  • You must be able to explain realistic goals to customers and fellow Progent team members and you need to know how scope out jobs, produce task plans, and define reasonable work schedules.

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

Progent's work environment will make you a more capable consultant by improving your technical knowledge and increasing the satisfaction of your clients. Progent makes good on this promise by attracting the top consulting talent for you to work with, offering an advanced system infrastructure, using proprietary application utilities to enable the maximum quality of service, and by streamlining our operational models for attracting and retaining customers.

The main factor that separates us from other consulting firms is the excellence of our support professionals. Out of the 50 or so consulting experts who have teamed with us, we have recruited top talent covering a wide range of technical areas. Whether it’s Microsoft Windows, Cisco firewalls, corporate security, Mac, Linux, server virtualization, or other vital application, we engage experts who can enable you to be successful on larger jobs by combining the collective experience of Progent's team of professionals.

To ensure the productivity of Progent's consultants, we invest heavily in making available the most powerful technology to perform the job efficiently. Progent will exploit information technology to an extraordinary degree and our state-of-the-art virtual office environment allows effortless communications, cooperation, and knowledge exchange with other Progent consultants — all from at-home or on-the-road offices. You don’t throw away time or lose revenue because of daily drives to a physical office, and all travel you do for on-site customer jobs is based on your time table, not Progent's. The most attractive part is that most of Progent's consulting services can be done remotely, representing 100% efficiency for billable time. In fact, some Progent team members do off-site consulting only.

Our business structure is set up for reacting quickly and effectively to customer needs via knowledge exchange and cooperative problem resolution. Even though Progent's consultants work with a great deal of freedom, resource allocation is centralized, customer problems and solutions are carefully monitored, recorded, and archived for convenient reference, current consultant availability is published to streamline group tasks and enable trouble escalation, and customer satisfaction is continually monitored. We reinforce the feeling of cooperation via periodic team conferences and regular company-wide events.

The majority of our team is located across California, but Progent is attracting a rapidly growing team of network experts from across the United States. Progent's virtual office environment does away with geographic obstacles that restrict the efficiency of traditional business models. We enhance the package by providing a full benefit program to ensure the health and financial security of our employees and their relations.

Not only do we have world-class consulting professionals, our marketing and operations groups live up to the high standards that is Progent. These top-notch factors behind Progent’s success are enabling us to target and land the scores of new customers we are currently acquiring each month. We lately celebrated the providing of support to our 1,000th customer. Try typing “Cisco consultants” or “Microsoft consultants” into Google to check for yourself why Progent is also an effective marketing organization.

Possessing a passion for technical proficiency is a cornerstone for growth with Progent. A job in consulting will drive you to learn more than you would in any other job in network technology. Being confronted by a continual series of network challenges is what keeps consulting interesting. Customers rely on consulting firms to do the “hard stuff.” Creative projects, leading-edge implementations, vexing or chronic issues, and tricky upgrades are the basis for what we do every day. At Progent, you will not stagnate or be pigeonholed, as is sadly typical for network engineers in traditional corporate jobs. You will wake up every day excited about the opportunities to come.

On the way, you will work with some wonderful folks, both by building strong customer relationships and by operating in conjunction with other Progent consultants, where you will benefit from and add to their success. Of course, technology is vital, but Progent is a relationship-focused company heart and soul. If you do not have excellent people skills or enjoy cooperating with a diverse assortment of people, then we are in all likelihood not a good fit.

If this seems good to you, we urge you to contact us about our vision of the future of information technology consulting.

Get Lifestyle Benefits and Professional Success with
Our Advanced Virtual Office Infrastructure

Progent is convinced that a well designed and implemented network can be a crucial factor for accelerating any firm's growth, and Progent applies this belief in our own network environment. We have created a zero-downtime virtual office infrastructure that allows our staff consultants and certified contractors to offer rapid and effective support, collaborate closely on sophisticated jobs, and experience career and personal growth by acting as a member of an exciting company ethos of self motivation and freedom.
















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