Among America's top computer consultant firms for small and midsize business networks, Progent manages a full-time staff of talented support professionals who focus on core technologies such as:

  • Microsoft technology
  • Cisco Integrated Services Routers, Catalyst and Nexus switches, ASA firewalls, access points, plus VoIP products
  • System security expertise
  • Advanced network infrastructures
  • Remote troubleshooting and system management

Our Experts Team, which includes independent consultants qualified and coordinated by Progent, provides highly specialized skills in a wide range of vital business areas and networking solutions such as:

  • Macintosh and iOS networking and application software
  • Expertise for Linux-based, UNIX-based, and Sun environments
  • Microsoft Dynamics Manufacturing Resource Planning, Enterprise Resource Planning, or CRM customization
  • Business Intelligence consulting for SQL Server BI Stack, Power BI, and Crystal Reports
  • CIO, business analyst, and project management outsourcing
  • Web application development, integration, and troubleshooting
  • SQL Server and Oracle Database programming and management help
  • Microsoft Office Access database application programming, enhancement and troubleshooting
  • Microsoft Office and Microsoft Office 365 individual and group training

Creative structures for finding clients, providing support, establishing an efficient company culture, and offering generous profit sharing have enabled us to become one of the most rapidly growing and best respected Microsoft Partners consultant organizations in the U.S. and to establish an international organization for delivering remote IT support. If you are an accredited computer technician or information technology expert with a focus on a customer service and excellent communication skills, consultants will find in Progent an opportunity for adding to your professional skills, developing a more independent career, and attaining financial success.

Learn More Information About Working with Progent
Follow these pages to find out additional information concerning our work opportunities, company philosophy, work environment, compensation structure, and benefits packages:

Full-time Positions at Progent
Progent is hiring a range of on-staff workers including motivated Microsoft MCSE and MCP network engineers; connectivity consultants who have Cisco certification; and consultants for advanced system architecture with backgrounds in mobile connectivity, wireless integration, high-availability environments, business continuity planning, data protection, and server virtualization. Progent is also hiring desktop support technicians, off-site service specialists, and CISA or CISM accredited security engineers. Progent is also hiring veteran managers able to operate efficiently in Progent's high-growth, virtual office model. Find out more details about staff professional services jobs at Progent by visiting Consulting Jobs at Progent.

Contract Jobs at Progent
Progent works with independent professionals with in-depth knowledge and field experience in crucial IT areas outside our primary service concentration. Progent's Experts Team includes freelance consultants who can provide advice and development services for line-of-business solutions such as MRP, Enterprise Resource Planning, or CRM; possess in-depth expertise with popular operating systems such as Linux derivatives, Apple OS, or Sun, or offer expert help in technologies such as telecommunications, web site development, Juniper products, eCommerce, or Oracle and MySQL DBM programming and management. Freelance consultants qualified by Progent coordinate with our staff engineers to deliver comprehensive solutions for small and midsize company networks. To find out additional information about freelance opportunities with our Experts Team, see Contracting Jobs at Progent.

How Progent Is Different
We have been able to recruit the best consulting experts by being different. With a powerful mix of enterprising spirit, insistence on client satisfaction, use of advanced technology, and a flexible work model that allows for quality-of-life options for our consulting team, Progent offers a dynamic culture for talented consultants who posses a desire for rapidly improving their technical skills to create real-world solutions for a variety of businesses and technical environments. Learn additional information concerning ways that we are unique by visiting How Progent Is Exceptional.

Progent's Virtual Office Business Model
Progent's virtual office network utilizes sophisticated technical tools that enable off-site access, wireless connectivity, easy access to Progent's knowledge bases, and close cooperation with talented team members to allow you to resolve challenging network issues. Our virtual office environment frees you to concentrate on delivering service instead of dealing with commutes and lets you build lasting client relationships by permitting you to come up with quick, effective, and cost-effective solutions. In order to find out additional information about our virtual office work environment, visit Progent virtual Office Network.

Compensation and Benefits
Progent's compensation is determined by revenue sharing. The money you make is wholly based on the revenue you generate. Consultants have the option of concentrating on life style and electing to work at an easy pace, utilizing Progent's flexible schedule to follow individual pursuits, or you can use the opportunity to make significant income by persistent work and lots of hours. Progent also offers complete family health care coverage plus numerous other benefits. Learn more about Progent's compensation model and benefits by visiting Our Compensation Model and Benefit Programs.

Consulting at Progent Frequently Asked Questions
To see answers to popular questions concerning becoming a consultant at Progent, refer to Employment at Progent Frequently Asked Questions.

Here is a description of Progent's available job openings:


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P014

Senior Microsoft Computer Consulting Expert - San Francisco Bay Area
Progent is looking for experienced Senior Microsoft information technology consulting experts in the San Francisco Bay Area to assist a range of small businesses to manage IT environments based on Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008, and Exchange 2007 to 2016. Important areas of knowledge include network infrastructure, Active Directory design and troubleshooting, Exchange-based messaging, security, and server monitoring.

More information about Sr. Microsoft Information Technology Consultant Jobs


P016

Desktop Engineer - San Francisco Bay Area
Progent is looking for 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 users of all desktop and laptop computers powered by the latest Microsoft technologies. Also, work closely with customer's executives, management, IT group or under the direction or guidance of our senior consultant to support the client's end users.

Specifics on Desktop Support Expert Jobs


P018

Sr. Microsoft Computer Consulting Expert - New York Metro, Pittsburgh and Los Angeles Areas
Progent is seeking proven Sr. Microsoft IT consultants in the New York metro, Pittsburgh and Los Angeles areas to help a variety of small and midsize organizations manage networks based on Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008, and Microsoft Exchange 2007 to 2016. Important fields of knowledge include system infrastructure, Active Directory design and troubleshooting, Exchange-based messaging, security, and server monitoring.

More information about Sr. Microsoft Information Technology Consultant Job


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Sr. Exchange Consultant - San Francisco Bay Area, Online
Progent is looking for a Senior Exchange consultant to lead enterprise-level Microsoft Exchange design and implementation projects. The right candidate would be a technical consultant with expertise in the area of Microsoft Exchange 2007 to 2016 and Office 365 and with a solid understanding of Microsoft AD. This role calls for a background in the consulting, system design, implementation and support of these technologies.

More information about Sr. Microsoft Exchange Expert Jobs


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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 operate as a senior-level sales executive who is responsible for selling Progent's comprehensive selection of IT outsourcing and network consulting, and development services. Responsibilities of the Business Development Representative include:
  • Producing and explaining key components of engagement propositions which associate Progent's deliverables with a customer's unique competitive requirements
  • Maintaining excellent relationships with Progent's clients
  • Providing ongoing account management and generating follow-on sales
  • Maintaining an understanding of continually evolving IT technology

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


If you would like to ask about any opening listed above, you should send your background information to jobs@progent.com. Please include the job codes of the jobs of interest.

Additional Facts Concerning Opportunities with Us

Career Jobs for Network Consultants, Desktop Support Specialists,
Security Consultants, and Online Support Professionals

Progent wants to find fulltime, results-oriented Microsoft certified consultants with Microsoft MCSE credentials; Cisco accredited system consultants with Cisco CCIE, CCNP, or CCNA credentials; security consultants who have CISM or comparable security credentials; and advanced network design consultants with experience in mobile access, wireless connectivity, high availability, business continuity, data preservation, and virtual servers. Progent also is looking for professionals who can join Progent's team of helpdesk support technicians and off-site support professionals. In addition, We are looking for experienced administrators able to perform productively in Progent's fast-paced, virtual office culture.

By supporting a team of talented and motivated consultants, providing world-class client services, and following a strong value-focused pricing model, Progent has been able to expand our customer base rapidly while delivering professional services to hundreds of businesses in the San Francisco area and across the United States. An advanced virtual office environment, a common information database, and a group strategy for problem resolution have allowed Progent to retain a talented consulting team and a satisfied customer base.

For an information technology consultant with technical support experience, joining Progent or helping Progent's clients can expand your skills via cooperation with our group of mutually team-oriented, expert consultants. Our focus on providing network consulting and computer support to small organizations will offer you the opportunity to work intimately with key players and contribute significantly to the success of dynamic businesses.

We are looking for technical professionals that can show recognized credentials related to their technical expertise. For example, if you are a Microsoft expert, you must have your Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer credential. For Cisco professionals, have your Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert or Cisco Certified Network Professional credential. For network security, you should show you CISSP, Certified Information Systems Auditor, CISM, or other top security credentials. Of course, we are aware of "paper experts". Notwithstanding, the fact that a certificate can not guarantee expertise is no excuse for not having one. If you have mastered your stuff, then most of those tests should pose no challenge. The point is that if you are a professional, then clients expect credentials. We can broadcast your skills, but you need to have standard certifications for Progent to work with. If you stand strongly opposed to the idea of certifications, we can sympathize with and respect your opinion, but you are likely not an appropriate candidate.

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

For over two decades, Progent's consulting professionals have offered low-cost and effective computer consulting expertise for small businesses in the San Francisco Bay Area and throughout the United States. An advanced virtual office network, a shared technical knowledge base, and a collaborative approach to problem resolution have enabled Progent to build a strong consulting group and quickly expand a satisfied clientele.

The Experts Group is our way to offer clients the help of expert information technology consulting engineers who have in-depth skills and field experience in key areas beyond Progent's primary focus in system infrastructure and security. Experts Group consultants are typically freelance engineers and occasionally "moonlighters" who are carefully certified by us to collaborate with our in-house engineers to deliver comprehensive, world-class information technology solutions to small businesses. We are always expanding the Experts Team in order to meet the special needs of our clients.

Our Experts Group now offers consulting in these areas:

  • Macintosh networking and programs
  • Consulting for Linux-powered, UNIX-powered, and Sun Solaris systems
  • Manufacturing Resource Planning, Enterprise Resource Planning, or Customer Relationship Management customization
  • Line-of-business and vertical program support
  • Chief Information Officer, business analyst, and project management services
  • Special applications development and deployment
  • Web site, eCommerce, Electronic Data Interchange, and client portal design and integration
  • SQL management and performance consulting
  • Business information expertise
  • Telecom architecture consulting

Benefits of becoming a member of Our Experts Team include:

  • By working with us, you can leverage the momentum of Progent's explosive expansion and excellent recognition in the marketplace. By maintaining a team of skilled and dedicated professionals, offering attentive client support, and practicing a strong, value-oriented pricing model, Progent has quadrupled our customer base during the past several years and Progent now delivers consulting services to hundreds of companies in California and throughout the United States.
  • Progent's veteran marketing team takes care of all aspects of promoting your services and areas of expertise into our rapidly growing client base, so you expend less time finding customers and extra time generating revenue.
  • Progent will assist in relationship building between you and Progent's key team of expert Microsoft and Cisco qualified engineers who act as the conduit to the influential managers among Progent's clients.
  • Progent's sales and operations teams will take care of the entire selling and engagement process, from lead identification, project approval, customer needs description, skills matching, project scoping proposal writing, contract negotiation and generation. Your exclusive responsibility stays with delivering top-quality consulting service.
  • We will gives you connections to our sophisticated virtual office environment, offering convenient conference sites throughout the San Francisco area, plus Internet and telecomm access anywhere in the U.S.
  • You will have the benefit of our vast database, processes based on best practices, library of template-deliverable documents, and the shared experience from one of the country's largest pool of experienced information technology professionals.
  • Progent will share special benefits from leading vendors including Microsoft and Cisco, including no-cost orlow-cost training classes, on-line connections to special vendor troubleshooting utilities and technical support resources, and on-line in-house use software for training or demonstration 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 be part of our Experts Team, but Progent has these requirements for membership:

  • You must show a strong track record as a consulting professional operating on your own in your area of specialization, including at least a two year history of completed consulting jobs and/or have your own active client base to which you currently provide ongoing consulting services.
  • You must show that you are an expert in your field of concentration, including showing an extensive task-relevant record and excellent references, and have current manufacturer or industry professional certifications.
  • You need to be able to carry yourself in a professional way and be self driven and confident in your skills. You should have strong communications skills and know how to operate effectively alone or as part of a team.
  • You need to be able to articulate proper goals to clients and other Progent team members and you should be able scope out jobs, produce project plans, and define reasonable work schedules.

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

Progent's business climate will allow you to become a more capable consultant by enhancing your information technology knowledge and increasing the loyalty of your clients. Progent delivers on this commitment by attracting the top consulting experts for you to work with, offering an advanced network and communications architecture, using proprietary application tools to enable the highest level of service, and by optimizing proven operational structures for attracting and retaining clients.

The main factor that differentiates us from ordinary network support companies is the quality of our consulting team. Among the 50 or so consulting experts who have joined us, we have recruited top talent across a wide range of technical areas. Be it Microsoft Windows, Cisco firewalls, corporate security, Apple, Linux, virtual servers, or other key areas, we engage experts who can help you to be successful on major jobs by combining the collective skills of Progent's group of experts.

To ensure the productivity of our consultants, we invest heavily in making available the most powerful tools to perform the work efficiently. Progent will leverage technology to an extraordinary extent and our advanced virtual office environment enables seamless connectivity, collaboration, and information exchange with fellow Progent team members — entirely from home-based or on-the-road offices. You don’t waste time or lose revenue because of regular drives to a physical office building, and all travel you do for in-person client jobs is determined by your own schedule, not ours. The most attractive part is that most of our support work can be done off-site, offering 100% productivity for income-producing hours. In fact, some Progent staff do off-site consulting exclusively.

Progent's business structure is set up for responding quickly and effectively to client requirements via information exchange and collaborative problem solving. Although Progent's consultants operate with a great deal of independence, resource allocation is centralized, client issues and solutions are meticulously tracked, documented, and archived for convenient retrieval, up-to-date consultant schedules are published to facilitate team tasks and simplify problem escalation, and client approval is always monitored. We reinforce the feeling of connection through monthly team conferences and quarterly company-wide events.

The majority of our consultants are located throughout Northern California, however Progent is attracting a quickly expanding group of consulting experts throughout the United States. Our virtual office infrastructure eliminates regional obstacles that limit the efficiency of traditional company models. We complete the deal by offering a comprehensive employee care program to promote the physical health and economic security of our employees and their families.

Just as we have awesome consultants, Progent's sales and operations groups match the high standards that is Progent. These high-performance factors behind Progent’s success are enabling us to identify and sign up the 50-60 new clients we are currently engaging each month. Progent lately celebrated the providing of services to our 1,000th customer. Try typing “Cisco consultants” or “Microsoft consultants” into Google to see for yourself why we are also an effective sales organization.

Having a passion for technical excellence is a key for growth with us. A job in consulting will drive you to enhance your skills more than is possible in any other position in network technology. Being exposed to a steady stream of technical challenges is what makes consulting interesting. Clients rely on consulting firms to perform the “hard stuff.” Innovative tasks, leading-edge implementations, vexing or entrenched problems, and tricky migrations are the foundation for our services daily. At Progent, you will not stall or be pigeonholed, as is all too common for computer professionals in traditional corporate roles. You will awake every day excited about the opportunities to come.

Along the way, you will meet some wonderful folks, both by establishing close customer contacts and by operating in conjunction with other Progent team members, where you will learn from and contribute to their growth. Yes, technology is important, but we are a relationship-oriented organization through and through. If you don’t offer strong communications skills or enjoy cooperating with a diverse group of people, then Progent is in all likelihood not a good fit.

If all this sounds right for you, we invite you to talk to Progent about our vision of the future of information technology consulting.

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

Progent is convinced that a carefully designed and implemented information system is a crucial piece for accelerating a firm's growth, and we apply this credo in our corporate network environment. We have created a zero-downtime virtual office infrastructure that allows Progent's staff engineers and authorized contractors to deliver fast and efficient service, cooperate easily on sophisticated jobs, and experience professional and private maturity by being a member of an exciting company culture of self motivation and freedom.
















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