One of America's top IT consulting firms for business systems, Progent manages a full-time team of certified service experts who concentrate on mainstream technologies including:

  • Microsoft Windows products
  • Cisco routers, Catalyst and Nexus switches, ASA firewalls, wireless APs, plus Voice over IP and VPN solutions
  • Network security consulting
  • Sophisticated connectivity infrastructures
  • Off-site troubleshooting and system administration

Progent's Experts Group, which contracts independent consultants certified and coordinated by Progent, offers highly specialized skills in a wide variety of key software areas and network solutions that include:

  • Macintosh and iOS integration and applications
  • Expertise for Linux-powered, UNIX-based, and Sun Solaris environments
  • Dynamics Manufacturing Resource Planning, Enterprise Resource Planning, or CRM consulting
  • Business Intelligence consulting for platforms including SQL Server BI Stack, Power BI, and Microsoft Management Reporter/FRx
  • CIO, business analyst, and project logistics outsourcing
  • Web application design, deployment, and debugging
  • SQL Server and Oracle DBM development and management help
  • Office Access application development, enhancement and troubleshooting
  • Office and Microsoft Office 365 custom training

Innovative structures for attracting customers, providing support, maintaining an efficient company culture, and providing generous compensation and benefits have enabled Progent to become among the most rapidly expanding and most well recognized Microsoft Gold Partners consultant companies in the United States and to establish a worldwide presence for delivering remote IT expertise. If you are a certified IT support professional or network consultant with an orientation towards a customer success and strong people skills, consulting professionals will discover Progent a chance for enhancing your professional knowledge, developing a more rewarding career, and achieving economic security.

Find Out Additional Details Concerning Working with Progent
Follow these pages to learn more information concerning Progent's work opportunities, business culture, operational environment, profit sharing model, and benefits packages:

Full-time Positions at Progent
Progent is hiring a variety of on-staff employees including solutions-driven Microsoft MCSE and MCP network consultants; connectivity consultants who have Cisco CCIE certification; and consultants for fault-tolerant network design with backgrounds in mobile connectivity, wireless networking, non-stop environments, business continuity solutions, data preservation, and virtual servers. Progent is also looking for workstation support experts, remote troubleshooting specialists, and CISSP, CISM, or CISA accredited security engineers. We are also looking for experienced managers able to operate efficiently in our dynamic, virtual office model. Find out additional information about staff professional services positions at Progent by visiting Full-time Positions at Progent.

Freelance Work with Progent
Progent contracts independent consultants who have proven knowledge and field experience in crucial information technology topics beyond Progent's primary technical concentration. Progent's Experts Group employs independent consultants who offer consulting and programming support for line-of-business applications such as MRP, Enterprise Resource Planning, or Customer Relationship Management; have deep expertise with popular platforms such as Linux, Apple OS, or Sun, or offer world-class skills in areas such as telecommunications, web development, Juniper Networks products, web commerce, or Oracle DBM programming and administration. Independent consultants qualified by us coordinate with Progent's staff professionals to deliver comprehensive solutions for small business networks. If you want to find out more information about contract jobs with our Experts Team, go to Contracting Work at Progent.

Reasons That We Are Exceptional
We have managed to recruit the top professional talent by being unique. Providing an innovative blend of enterprising drive, insistence on customer satisfaction, use of advanced technical tools, and a flexible business model that allows for life-style options for our team members, Progent offers a dynamic setting for talented individuals who have a desire for quickly improving their professional abilities to deliver concrete benefits for a variety of businesses and technical environments. Learn additional details about how Progent is unique by going to Reasons That We Are Exceptional.

Our Virtual Office Infrastructure
Our virtual office environment provides state-of-the-art technical tools that allow off-site support, wireless connectivity, convenient availability of our support databases, and close collaboration with talented colleagues to allow you to handle challenging network problems. Our virtual office structure frees consultants to focus on providing service instead of fighting traffic and helps you nurture successful client relationships by permitting you to provide fast, viable, and affordable solutions. In order to learn additional information about Progent's virtual office work environment, go to Progent virtual Office Work Environment.

Compensation Model and Benefit Programs
Our compensation model is determined by revenue sharing. What you make is wholly based on the revenue you contribute. Consultants have the choice of focusing on life style and electing to work at a more relaxed pace, utilizing Progent's flexible schedule to follow personal pursuits, or you can choose to make considerable money through persistent effort and lots of hours. Progent also provides complete family health care coverage plus numerous additional benefits. Learn additional details about Progent's compensation model and benefit programs by referring to Our Compensation and Benefit Packages.

Working with Progent Questions and Answers
To see replies to common questions about becoming a consultant at Progent, see Consulting at Progent Q&A.

This is a description of some present job opportunities:


Job Code
 
Job Description

P014

Senior Microsoft Information Technology Consultant - San Francisco Bay Area
Progent is looking for experienced Sr. Microsoft computer consultants in the San Francisco Bay Area to assist a variety of small and midsize businesses to maintain IT environments powered by 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 about Sr. Microsoft Information Technology Consulting Expert Job


P016

Desktop Support Expert - San Francisco Bay Area
Progent is seeking Desktop Support Consultants to help our customers 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 clients of all desktop and notebook computers based on the latest Microsoft technologies. In addition, work closely with client's executives, management, IT group or under the direction or guidance of Progent's senior consultant to support the customer's end users.

Details on Desktop Support Expert Job


P018

Senior Microsoft Information Technology Consulting Expert - New York Metro, Pittsburgh and Los Angeles Areas
Progent is seeking proven Sr. Microsoft computer consultants in the New York metro, Pittsburgh and Los Angeles areas to assist a range of small businesses maintain networks powered by Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008, and Exchange 2007 to 2016. Important fields of expertise include network infrastructure, Active Directory design and repair, Exchange-based messaging, security, and server monitoring.

Details on Senior Microsoft Computer Consulting Expert Job


Expert

Sr. Microsoft Exchange Expert - San Francisco Bay Area, Remote
Progent is seeking a Sr. Exchange consultant to spearhead enterprise-level Microsoft Exchange design and implementation initiatives. The ideal candidate would be a computer consultant with expertise in Exchange 2007 through 2016 and Microsoft Office 365 and with a thorough understanding of Microsoft AD. This position calls for a background in the consulting, architectural design, deployment and maintenance of these platforms.

More information on Sr. Microsoft Exchange Expert Jobs


S25

Business Development Representative - 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 the company's comprehensive selection of information technology outsourcing/co-sourcing and computer consulting, and application development services. Responsibilities of the BDR include:
  • Producing and articulating key components of engagement proposals which align Progent's deliverables with an organization's IT goals
  • Establishing and maintaining excellent relationships with customers
  • Providing ongoing account management and generating follow-on sales
  • Maintaining an understanding of rapidly evolving IT technology

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


If you want to ask about any job listed above, you should send your background information to jobs@progent.com. Please state the code numbers of the jobs of interest.

More Information About Jobs with Us

Staff Work for Network Consultants, Desktop Support Technicians,
Security Experts, and Remote Support Technicians

Progent is seeking to find full-time, solutions-oriented Microsoft accredited engineers with Microsoft MCSE or MCSA certification; Cisco certified system consultants with Cisco certification; security professionals who have CISA or equivalent security credentials; and advanced network design experts with a background in mobile solutions, wireless networking, fault tolerance, workplace recovery, information protection, and server virtualization. Progent also is hiring employees to work on our team of desktop support technicians and remote support professionals. In addition, Progent is seeking talented managers able to operate effectively in Progent's high-growth, virtual office culture.

By maintaining a staff of talented and motivated consultants, delivering attentive client services, and following a competitive value-focused fee structure, We have managed to increase our client list rapidly while delivering professional services to numerous companies in the San Francisco area and throughout the United States. An advanced virtual office network, a common knowledge base, and a group approach to problem solving have allowed Progent to retain a skilled staff and a satisfied customer list.

For a network professional with technical support expertise, teaming with Progent or helping our customers will expand your knowledge via interaction with our staff of mutually team-oriented, talented engineers. Our commitment to delivering information technology consulting and computer help to small and midsize organizations will offer you the opportunity to work closely with key players and contribute appreciably to the success of exciting companies.

We are looking for technical professionals who can show verifiable credentials in their technical focus. So, if you are a Microsoft consultant, you must have your Microsoft MCSE certificate. For Cisco consultants, have your CCIE or CCNP certificate. For network security, you should have earned you Certified Information Systems Security Professional, Certified Information Systems Auditor, Certified Information Security Manager, or one of the other top security credentials. Naturally, Progent is aware of "paper experts". Nevertheless, simply because a credential can not ensure expertise is no excuse for not earning one. If you have mastered your field, then the majority of these tests should pose no challenge. The bottom line is that if you are an expert, then clients expect credentials. We will market your skills, but you need to provide a baseline of certifications for us to market. In case you stand strongly opposed to the idea of certifications, we can understand and honor your opinion, but you are likely not a good fit.

Contract Jobs for Qualified Experts for
Windows, Mac, Linux-based, and Sun Solaris Technology

For over 20 years, our information technology professionals have offered affordable and effective network consulting expertise for companies in Northern California and throughout the U.S. A sophisticated virtual office environment, a common technical database, and a team philosophy for problem resolution have enabled Progent to build a strong staff and quickly expand a satisfied client base.

The Experts Team is Progent's way to provide customers the help of specialized computer consulting professionals who have advanced knowledge and work experience in important technologies beyond our primary focus in system infrastructure and security. Experts Team consultants are typically independent contractors and sometimes "moonlighters" who have been carefully certified by Progent to collaborate with our staff consultants to deliver comprehensive, world-class information technology solutions to small businesses. We are always enhancing the Experts Team to meet the particular needs of our customer base.

Our Experts Group now provides support in these areas:

  • Macintosh networking and applications
  • Consulting for Linux-powered, UNIX, and Sun Solaris systems
  • Manufacturing Resource Planning, Enterprise Resource Planning, or CRM customization
  • Strategic and specialized program support
  • CIO, management information analyst, and project management services
  • Custom program development and deployment
  • Web, electronic business, EDI, and customer portal design and integration
  • SQL support and efficiency help
  • Management intelligence consulting
  • Telecommunications systems consulting

Benefits of becoming part of Progent's Experts Group include:

  • By associating with Progent, you can benefit from the impact of our dramatic expansion and top-notch reputation in the marketplace. By maintaining a group of skilled and committed professionals, offering attentive customer support, and following a strong, value-oriented pricing model, Progent has quadrupled our clientele during the past few years and Progent currently delivers professoinal services to hundreds of companies in California and throughout the United States.
  • Our veteran marketing staff handles all aspects of marketing your services and areas of knowledge into our rapidly growing client base, so you spend less effort finding customers and extra time making revenue.
  • We will facilitate relationship building between you and Progent's core team of experienced Microsoft and Cisco qualified consultants who are the conduit to the key executives among Progent's customers.
  • Progent's sales and administration groups will manage the entire sales and contracting cycle, from opportunity generation, job qualification, customer needs definition, capabilities matching, project scoping proposal generation, agreement negotiation and execution. Your exclusive responsibility is on providing high-level consulting service.
  • Progent will gives you connections to our sophisticated virtual office infrastructure, including professional meeting/work sites in Northern California, as well as data and voice connectivity anywhere in the United States.
  • You will have access to our vast database, procedures based on industry best practices, library of professional publications, and the shared experience from one of Northern California's largest independent groups of experienced network engineers.
  • Progent will pass on special benefits from leading vendors such as Microsoft and Cisco, including no-cost ordiscounted educational seminars, web connections to restricted vendor troubleshooting utilities and technical maintenance resources, and on-line in-house use programs for education 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 charge to become a member of Progent's Experts Group, but Progent has strict requirements to join:

  • You need to show a strong track record as a consultant operating independently in your field of expertise, including a minimum two year history of successful consulting projects and/or have your own active client base to whom you now deliver ongoing support services.
  • You have to demonstrate that you are an expert in your field of concentration, including showing an extensive task-relevant history and strong references, and possess up-to-date vendor or industry professional certifications.
  • You need to know how to present yourself in a professional manner and be self motivated and assured in your skills. You must have excellent inter-personal skills and know how to operate effectively by yourself or as a member of a group.
  • You have to know how to explain proper expectations to clients and fellow Progent team members and you should be able analyze jobs, produce task plans, and estimate reasonable time lines.

Improve Your Skills with Advanced Technology and
Working with the Top Team of Computer Consultants

Progent's work environment will make you a more capable consulting professional by enhancing your technical knowledge and increasing the satisfaction of your clients. Progent delivers on this commitment by recruiting the best professional talent for you to work with, offering an advanced network and communications architecture, using specialized application tools to enable the highest level of service, and by optimizing proven business structures for attracting and keeping customers.

The decisive factor that separates Progent from typical network support companies is the quality of our consultants. Out of the scores of consultants who have teamed with us, we have assembled top talent covering a wide array of technologies. Whether it’s Microsoft servers, Cisco firewalls, corporate security, Macintosh, Linux/UNIX, server virtualization, or other crucial technologies, we deploy professionals who can help you to be effective on major jobs by combining the collective skills of our group of experts.

To promote the success of our consultants, we invest heavily in making available the most powerful tools to perform the job properly. Progent will leverage information technology to an impressive degree and our state-of-the-art virtual office environment allows effortless connectivity, collaboration, and information sharing with fellow Progent team members — all from home-based or on-the-road offices. You don’t waste time or forfeit revenue because of daily drives to a conventional office, and any driving you do for in-person customer jobs is based on your schedule, not Progent's. The most attractive part is that most of Progent's consulting services can be done off-site, representing 100% productivity for income-producing hours. In fact, some of our staff do remote support only.

Our operations are geared towards responding quickly and efficiently to client requirements via information exchange and cooperative problem resolution. Even though Progent's consultants operate with a great deal of freedom, dispatching is unified, client problems and resolutions are carefully tracked, documented, and archived for convenient reference, up-to-date engineer availability is published to facilitate team tasks and simplify problem escalation, and client satisfaction is always evaluated. We reinforce the feeling of connection through periodic workgroup conferences and quarterly corporate events.

The majority of our team is located throughout Northern California, however Progent is attracting a rapidly expanding group of consulting professionals from across the United States. Progent's virtual office environment eliminates geographic obstacles that restrict the productivity of conventional business models. We enhance the deal by offering a comprehensive employee care program to ensure the physical health and financial welfare of our employees and their relations.

Not only do we have world-class consultants, Progent's sales and operations groups match the high standards that defines Progent. These top-notch contributors to our success are helping us to target and land the 50-60 new clients we are currently acquiring each month. Progent recently marked 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 an effective marketing operation.

Possessing a commitment to technical proficiency is a key for growth with Progent. A career in consulting will push you to learn more than you would in any other job in network technology. Being confronted by a continual stream of network challenges is what keeps consulting interesting. Clients choose consultants to do the “hard stuff.” Innovative projects, leading-edge implementations, vexing or entrenched problems, and tricky upgrades are the basis for our services every day. At Progent, you will not stagnate or be pigeonholed, as is all too typical for network professionals in traditional corporate roles. You will wake up every day enthusiastic about the challenges ahead.

Along the way, you will meet some great folks, both by establishing strong client relationships and by working in conjunction with other Progent team members, where you will benefit from and contribute to their growth. Of course, technology is important, but Progent is a relationship-oriented company through and through. If you don’t offer strong people skills or like working with a varied assortment of personalities, then Progent is in all likelihood a poor fit.

If all this sounds right for you, we urge you to contact us about our vision of the future of network consulting.

Get Quality of Life Improvements and Technical Success with
Progent's Sophisticated Virtual Office Infrastructure

Progent is convinced that a carefully architected and executed network can be a crucial piece for accelerating any company's growth, and we apply this belief in our corporate system infrastructure. Progent has created a zero-downtime virtual office network that allows our in-house consultants and authorized contractors to deliver fast and efficient support, cooperate closely on complex projects, and experience professional and personal maturity from being part of an exciting business ethos of self motivation and independence.
















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