One of the premiere computer consultant firms for small and midsize business systems, Progent manages a large staff of talented support experts who focus on core IT areas such as:

  • Microsoft Windows products
  • Cisco Integrated Services Routers, Catalyst and Nexus switches, firewalls, access points, plus Voice over IP and VPN solutions
  • System security consulting
  • Advanced connectivity architecture
  • Remote troubleshooting and network administration

Progent's Experts Group, which includes freelance experts certified and managed by Progent, provides exceptionally specialized skills in a broad variety of vital software applications and network solutions that include:

  • Macintosh and iOS networking and application software
  • Expertise for Linux, UNIX-powered, and Sun Solaris systems
  • Microsoft Dynamics Manufacturing Resource Planning, Enterprise Resource Planning, or CRM customization
  • Business Intelligence expertise for platforms including Microsoft's SQL Server BI Stack, Excel Data Analysis Tools, and Crystal Reports
  • Chief Information Officer, business analyst, and project management services
  • Web app design, integration, and troubleshooting
  • SQL Server, MySQL and Oracle DBM development and DBA help
  • Office Access database application programming, migration and troubleshooting
  • Microsoft Office and Microsoft Office 365 individual and group training

Creative structures for acquiring customers, providing service, maintaining a dynamic working environment, and offering highly competitive compensation and benefits have enabled Progent to be one of the fastest expanding and best recognized Microsoft Partners consultant organizations in America and to build an international presence for delivering remote IT expertise. If you are a certified IT support professional or network expert with an orientation towards a customer success and excellent communication skills, you should consider Progent an opportunity for adding to your technical knowledge, developing a more independent lifestyle, and attaining financial security.

Find Out More Information Concerning Jobs with Progent
Follow these pages to find out more details about Progent's job openings, business culture, work environment, profit sharing model, and benefits packages:

Full-time Work at Progent
We are seeking a range of full-time employees including solutions-driven Microsoft MCSE and MCSA network engineers; network experts with CCIE credentials; and consultants for fault-tolerant system architecture with backgrounds in mobile access, wireless integration, non-stop environments, disaster recovery solutions, data protection, and server virtualization. Progent is also hiring workstation support technicians, remote service professionals, and CISSP, CISM, or CISA certified security consultants. Progent is also looking for veteran managers and administrators able to perform effectively in Progent's high-growth, virtual office environment. Find out more information about full-time professional services positions at Progent by visiting Consulting Careers at Progent.

Contracting Jobs at Progent
Progent works with independent professionals with in-depth knowledge and working experience in important IT topics beyond Progent's main service focus. Progent's Experts Group employs contractors who offer consulting and programming support for strategic applications that include MRP, Enterprise Resource Planning, or Customer Relationship Management; have specialized knowledge of popular platforms such as Linux derivatives, Macintosh, or Solaris, or can provide expert skills in technologies like telecom, web site design, Juniper Networks products, eCommerce, or Oracle and MySQL Database development and management. Freelance contractors certified by Progent cooperate with our in-house consultants to deliver comprehensive IT services for small company networks. In order to find out more information concerning contracting opportunities with our Experts Team, visit Contract Jobs with Progent.

Ways That We Are Exceptional
We have managed to recruit the top professional talent by being different. With an innovative mix of enterprising drive, insistence on customer satisfaction, use of advanced technical tools, plus a flexible business model that accommodates quality-of-life choices for Progent's consulting team, Progent creates a dynamic setting for select individuals who posses a desire for rapidly improving their technical skills to deliver real-world benefits for a variety of organizations and technical environments. Learn more details about how Progent is exceptional by visiting Reasons That We Are Different.

Our Virtual Office Network
Our virtual office network utilizes sophisticated technologies that enable off-site access, wireless communication, easy access to Progent's support databases, and instant collaboration with mobile team members to help you to handle business-critical IT problems. Our virtual office environment allows you to focus on delivering IT solutions instead of dealing with traffic and lets you build successful client relationships by enabling you to come up with quick, viable, and cost-effective solutions. If you want to learn more details about our virtual office infrastructure, visit Progent virtual Office Business Model.

Compensation Model and Benefit Packages
Our compensation model is based on revenue sharing. What you earn is directly tied to what you generate. You have the choice of focusing on life style and choosing to consult at an easy pace, utilizing Progent's flexible schedule to make time for individual pursuits, or you can use the opportunity to make considerable money through hard effort and long consulting time. Progent also provides full family health care coverage plus numerous other benefits. Find out additional details concerning our compensation and benefits by referring to Progent Compensation Model and Benefit Programs.

Jobs at Progent Frequently Asked Questions
To see replies to common enquiries concerning becoming a consultant at Progent, go to Consulting at Progent FAQs.

This is a list of our available job openings:


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P014

Sr. Microsoft Computer Consulting Expert - San Francisco Bay Area
Progent is seeking proven Sr. Microsoft information technology consultants in the San Francisco Bay Area to help a variety of small organizations to 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 system architecture, AD design and repair, Exchange-based email, security, and server monitoring.

Specifics on Sr. Microsoft Information Technology Consulting Expert Jobs


P016

Desktop Support Expert - San Francisco Bay Area
Progent is seeking Desktop Support Consultants to help Progent's clients with maintenance, break/fix and project work. This is a 1099 consulting role that will be performed at our customer premises in the San Francisco Bay Area. Daytime availability is needed, Monday through Friday. Our consultant will maintain and support clients of all desktop and notebook computers powered by the latest Microsoft technologies. Also, work extensively with client's executives, management, IT group or under the direction or guidance of Progent's senior consultant to support the client's end users.

Specifics on Desktop Engineer Job


P018

Senior Microsoft Computer Consultant - New York Metro, Pittsburgh and Los Angeles Areas
Progent is seeking proven Sr. Microsoft information technology consulting experts in the New York metro, Pittsburgh and Los Angeles areas to assist a variety of small and midsize businesses manage networks powered by Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008, and Exchange 2007 through 2016. Key fields of knowledge include network architecture, Active Directory design and troubleshooting, Exchange-based messaging, security, and server monitoring.

Specifics on Sr. Microsoft IT Consultant Jobs


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Senior Exchange Consultant - San Francisco Bay Area, Remote
Progent is looking for a Sr. Microsoft Exchange expert to spearhead large-scale Microsoft Exchange design and deployment initiatives. The right candidate would be a technical consultant with mastery in Exchange 2007 to 2016 and Microsoft Office 365 and with a thorough understanding of Microsoft AD. This position demands a background in the consulting, system design, implementation and maintenance of these technologies.

Details about Senior Exchange Consultant Jobs


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Business Development Representative (BDR) - Los Angeles and New York Metro Areas
Progent is seeking a Business Development Representative (BDR) to work as a senior sales executive responsible for selling Progent's comprehensive portfolio of information technology outsourcing and computer consulting, and development services. Responsibilities of the BDR include:
  • Producing and articulating key components of consulting proposals which tie our deliverables with an organization's IT goals
  • Establishing and maintaining good relationships with Progent's customers
  • Providing continuing account management and developing follow-on engagements
  • Explaining continually evolving IT technology

More information on Business Development Representative (BDR) Positions - Los Angeles and New York Metro Areas


If you would like to ask about any job shown above, please e-mail your resume to jobs@progent.com. Be sure to state the code numbers of the positions that interest you.

Details About Opportunities at Progent

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

Progent wants to hire fulltime, results-oriented Microsoft certified engineers with MCSE or MCP credentials; Cisco accredited network engineers who have Cisco CCIE or CCNP certification; security professionals with CISA or comparable security credentials; and high-end network architecture consultants with a background in mobile solutions, wireless connectivity, fault tolerance, disaster recovery, information protection, and virtual servers. Progent also is looking for employees to join Progent's staff of help desk support specialists and off-site troubleshooting experts. Also, We are looking for experienced managers able to perform effectively in Progent's fast-paced, virtual office environment.

By supporting a team of skilled and motivated professionals, delivering world-class client services, and following a competitive value-based pricing model, We have been able to increase our customer base rapidly while delivering consulting support to hundreds of businesses in Northern California and throughout the U.S. An advanced virtual office environment, a common information base, and a team strategy for problem resolution have helped Progent to maintain a skilled staff and a satisfied client base.

For an information technology professional with troubleshooting experience, joining Progent or helping our clients will expand your skills through cooperation with Progent's group of highly supportive, expert engineers. Our focus on providing information technology consulting and technical help to small companies will give you the opportunity to work intimately with key players and contribute appreciably to the success of dynamic businesses.

Progent is looking for consultants that can show verifiable credentials related to their special focus. So, if you are a Microsoft expert, you should have your Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer credential. For Cisco professionals, have your CCIE or CCNP certificate. For security, you should have earned you CISSP, Certified Information Systems Auditor, Certified Information Security Manager, or one of the other leading security credentials. Of course, we are aware of “paper MCSEs.” Nevertheless, simply because a certificate does not guarantee expertise is no excuse for not earning one. If you have mastered your field, then the majority of those tests should be no great difficulty. The point is that if you are a professional, then clients expect certifications. We will broadcast your skills, but you should have standard certifications for Progent to work with. If you are strongly against the idea of credentials, Progent can sympathize with and honor your position, but you are probably not an appropriate fit.

Contract Jobs for Qualified Application Specialists for
Windows, Macintosh, Linux/UNIX, and Sun Technology

For more than two decades, Progent's information technology engineers have offered affordable and successful network support expertise for small businesses in the San Francisco Bay Area and across the United States. An advanced virtual office environment, a common support knowledge base, and a team approach to problem solving have enabled us to build a talented staff and dramatically expand a loyal customer base.

The Experts Team is our way to offer clients the services of specialized computer support professionals who have in-depth skills and work experience in key technologies beyond Progent's core concentration in network support and security. Experts Group members are typically independent contractors and sometimes "moonlighters" who are carefully certified by us to work closely with Progent's in-house consultants to deliver end-to-end, enterprise-class information technology solutions to small companies. Progent is continually enhancing the Experts Team to address the special needs of our customer base.

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

  • Macintosh networking and programs
  • Expertise for Linux-powered, UNIX-powered, and Sun Solaris environments
  • MRP, Enterprise Resource Planning, or Customer Relationship Management customization
  • Strategic and specialized application help
  • CIO, management information analyst, and project logistics outsourcing
  • Custom applications design and integration
  • Web, eCommerce, Electronic Data Interchange, and customer portal development and deployment
  • Database management and efficiency help
  • Management intelligence expertise
  • Telecom architecture support

Benefits of being a member of Progent's Experts Group include:

  • By associating with us, you can take advantage of the momentum of our explosive growth and top-notch reputation in the market. By maintaining a team of skilled and dedicated consultants, offering excellent client care, and following a proven, value-focused pricing model, we have quadrupled our customer base over the past several years and Progent currently provides professoinal support to hundreds of companies in California and throughout the United States.
  • Our veteran marketing staff handles all aspects of promoting your skills and areas of knowledge into our quickly growing client base, so you spend less effort signing up clients and more time making money.
  • Progent will facilitate relationship building between you and our key team of expert Microsoft and Cisco qualified engineers who act as the gateway to the key executives among Progent's customers.
  • Our sales and operations staffs will take care of the complete sales and engagement process, from lead generation, job qualification, client needs description, skills matching, job scoping proposal generation, agreement negotiation and generation. Your entire responsibility stays with delivering high-level consulting expertise.
  • Progent will gives you connections to Progent's advanced virtual office environment, offering professional conference sites throughout Northern California, and Internet and telecomm access anywhere in the U.S.
  • You will have access to our vast database, processes based on leading practices, library of template-deliverable documents, and the shared expertise from one of the country's largest pool of experienced network engineers.
  • We will share partner-only benefits from top technology companies such as Microsoft and Cisco, including no-cost ordiscounted educational seminars, on-line access to special vendor troubleshooting utilities and technical support resources, and on-line internal use programs for training and/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 Progent's Experts Group, but we do have strict requirements for membership:

  • You must have a proven track record as a consultant operating on your own in your field of expertise, including a minimum two year history of completed consulting projects and/or have an active client base for whom you currently provide continuing support activity.
  • You need to demonstrate that you have expertise in your field of concentration, including showing an extensive task-relevant history and excellent referrals, and have current manufacturer and/or industry professional certifications.
  • You should be able to carry yourself in a professional manner and be self driven and assured in your abilities. You need to have excellent people skills and know how to work successfully by yourself or as a member of a group.
  • You need to know how to explain proper expectations to customers and other Progent team members and you must know how analyze tasks, create task plans, and estimate reasonable work schedules.

Improve Your Skills with the Best Technology and
Working with the Top Group of Computer Consultants

Progent's company culture will make you a better professional by improving your information technology skills and increasing the satisfaction of your customers. Progent makes good on this promise by recruiting the best consulting talent for you to work with, offering an advanced network and communications architecture, running specialized software tools to enable the maximum quality of service, and by streamlining proven business structures for finding and maintaining clients.

The decisive factor that separates Progent from ordinary consulting firms is the excellence of our consulting team. Among the 50 or so consulting experts who have joined us, we have recruited the best expertise across a wide range of technical areas. Whether it’s Microsoft servers, Cisco firewalls, network security, Macintosh, Linux, server virtualization, or other key application, we deploy experts who can enable you to be effective on larger jobs by combining the collective experience of Progent's group of professionals.

To ensure the productivity of our team, we invest significantly in providing the best tools to do the work properly. We will exploit technology to an impressive degree and our advanced virtual office environment allows seamless connectivity, cooperation, and information sharing with other Progent consultants — entirely from home-based or mobile offices. You don’t throw away time or forfeit revenue because of regular drives to a conventional office, and any driving you do for in-person client jobs is determined by your own schedule, not Progent's. The best benefit is that most of Progent's support services can be performed remotely, offering 100% productivity for income-producing hours. In practice, some Progent team members do off-site support exclusively.

Progent's business structure is geared towards reacting quickly and efficiently to customer requirements via knowledge exchange and cooperative problem solving. Although Progent's consultants work with a high level of freedom, dispatching is centralized, client issues and resolutions are carefully tracked, documented, and archived for easy reference, current consultant availability is broadcast to facilitate team tasks and simplify problem escalation, and client satisfaction is always monitored. We reinforce the feeling of connection via monthly team meetings and quarterly company-wide events.

The majority of our consultants are situated throughout Northern California, but we are attracting a quickly expanding group of consulting experts throughout the U.S. Our virtual office infrastructure does away with regional obstacles that restrict the efficiency of traditional company models. We enhance the deal by offering a full benefit program to promote the health and economic security of our employees and their families.

Just as we have awesome consultants, our marketing and administration teams live up to the high standards that characterizes Progent. These high-performance contributors to our growth are enabling us to target and land the 50-60 new clients we are currently acquiring every month. Progent lately marked the providing 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 organization.

Possessing a commitment to technical excellence is a cornerstone for success with Progent. A job in consulting will drive you to enhance your skills more than is possible in any other job in information technology. Being exposed to a continual stream of technical challenges is what keeps professional support exciting. Customers rely on consulting firms to do the “hard stuff.” Creative projects, leading-edge deployments, vexing or entrenched issues, and tricky upgrades are the foundation for our services every day. With us, you will not stall or be pigeonholed, as is sadly common for computer engineers in ordinary corporate jobs. You will wake up every morning excited about the challenges ahead.

Along the way, you will work with some great folks, both by establishing close customer contacts and by working in conjunction with other Progent consultants, where you will benefit from and add to their success. Yes, technology is vital, but we are a relationship-focused company from top to bottom. If you don’t offer strong communications skills or like cooperating with a diverse group of personalities, then we are probably a poor match.

If this sounds right for you, we invite you to contact Progent about our vision of the new paradigm of information technology consulting.

Get Quality of Life Benefits and Professional Success with
Progent's Advanced Virtual Office Environment

Progent believes that a carefully architected and implemented network can be a pivotal piece for accelerating a company's success, and we apply this belief in our own network infrastructure. We have built a fault-tolerant virtual office network that allows Progent's in-house consultants and certified contractors to deliver rapid and efficient support, cooperate easily on complex projects, and gain from career and private growth from being a member of an exciting company culture of personal drive and freedom.
















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