Among the premiere network consulting companies for small and midsize business networks, Progent manages a large staff of certified service experts who concentrate on core IT areas such as:

  • Microsoft Windows products
  • Cisco routers, Catalyst and Nexus switches, ASA firewalls, wireless APs, plus Voice over IP and VPN products
  • Network security expertise
  • Sophisticated system architecture
  • Remote troubleshooting and network management

Our Experts Group, which includes freelance consultants qualified and coordinated by Progent, offers highly specialized skills in a broad range of critical business areas and networking solutions such as:

  • Macintosh and iOS integration and application software
  • Support for Linux-based, UNIX, and Sun Solaris systems
  • Microsoft Dynamics MRP, Enterprise Resource Planning, or Customer Relationship Management expertise
  • Business Intelligence expertise for Microsoft's SQL Server BI Stack, Microsoft Power BI, and Microsoft Management Reporter/FRx
  • Chief Information Officer, business analyst, and project management outsourcing
  • Web application design, deployment, and debugging
  • SQL Server, MySQL and Oracle Database development and management help
  • Microsoft Access application programming, migration and troubleshooting
  • Office and Office 365 individual and group training

Innovative structures for acquiring clients, providing service, maintaining a dynamic company culture, and offering generous compensation and benefits have enabled Progent to become among the fastest expanding and most well recognized Microsoft Gold Partners consulting firms in the United States and to establish an international presence for delivering online IT expertise. If you are a certified IT support professional or information technology expert with a drive for a client success and strong people skills, consultants will find in Progent an opportunity for adding to your technical skills, living a more independent career, and achieving financial success.

Find Out Additional Details Concerning Jobs with Progent
Follow these pages to learn additional details concerning our job openings, business culture, operational conditions, profit sharing model, and benefits:

Consulting Jobs at Progent
Progent is seeking a range of full-time workers including experienced Microsoft MCSE computer engineers; connectivity consultants with CCIE credentials; and consultants for advanced system architecture with backgrounds in mobile access, wireless integration, non-stop systems, disaster recovery solutions, data protection, and VMware technology. We are also seeking workstation support technicians, remote service specialists, and CISSP or CISA accredited security professionals. We are also seeking veteran managers who can perform effectively in our dynamic, virtual office model. Find out additional details concerning staff consulting work at Progent by referring to Consulting Positions at Progent.

Freelance Opportunities at Progent
Progent contracts freelance consultants who have proven expertise and working background in crucial information technology topics outside Progent's primary service focus. Our Experts Group includes independent consultants who can provide advice and programming services for strategic applications that include MRP, Enterprise Resource Planning, or Customer Relationship Management; have in-depth knowledge of popular operating systems such as Linux derivatives, Macintosh, or Solaris, or can provide world-class help in technologies such as telecommunications, web site design, Juniper products, eCommerce, or Oracle Database programming and management. Freelance consultants qualified by Progent cooperate with our in-house consultants to provide comprehensive IT services for small and midsize business networks. To learn more details about freelance jobs with Progent's Experts Consulting Group, refer to Contract Jobs with Progent.

Reasons That Progent Is Exceptional
Progent has been able to attract the best consulting talent by being unique. Providing an innovative blend of enterprising drive, dedication to customer success, utilization of advanced technology, plus an independent work structure that allows for life-style choices for Progent's team members, Progent creates a dynamic culture for select consultants who have a drive for rapidly improving their technical skills to deliver real-world solutions for a variety of organizations and network environments. Learn more details about reasons we are unique by visiting How Progent Is Exceptional.

Progent's Virtual Office Infrastructure
Our virtual office environment uses sophisticated technologies that allow off-site support, wireless connectivity, convenient availability of Progent's knowledge bases, and close cooperation with mobile colleagues to help you to deal with business-critical IT problems. Progent's virtual office network allows you to focus on delivering IT solutions rather than dealing with commutes and helps consultants build successful client relationships by permitting you to come up with quick, effective, and cost-effective solutions. To find out more details about our virtual office network, visit Progent virtual Office Business Model.

Compensation and Benefit Programs
Our compensation model is based on revenue sharing. What you earn is wholly determined by the revenue you generate. Consultants have the choice of focusing on quality of life and choosing to work at an easy pace, utilizing Progent's versatile schedule to make time for personal pursuits, or you can take advantage of the chance to make significant income by hard work and lots of consulting time. Progent also provides full family health insurance as well as numerous other benefits. Find out additional details about our compensation and benefit programs by referring to Our Compensation and Benefit Programs.

Employment at Progent FAQs
To see replies to frequent enquiries concerning being a consultant at Progent, visit Consulting at Progent Questions and Answers.

Below is a list of Progent's current job openings:


Job Code
 
Job Description

P014

Sr. Microsoft Information Technology Consulting Expert - San Francisco Bay Area
Progent is looking for proven Senior Microsoft information technology consulting experts in the San Francisco Bay Area to assist a range of small and midsize organizations to manage IT environments based on Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008, and Exchange 2007 to 2016. Key fields of expertise include network infrastructure, Active Directory design and troubleshooting, Exchange-based messaging, security, and server monitoring.

Details on Sr. Microsoft Information Technology Consulting Expert Jobs


P016

Desktop Engineer - San Francisco Bay Area
Progent is seeking Desktop Support Consultants to help our 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 required, Monday through Friday. Our consultant will maintain and support users of all desktop and laptop computers based on the latest Microsoft technologies. Also, work closely with customer's executives, management, IT group or under the direction or guidance of Progent's senior consultant to support the customer'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 businesses maintain IT environments 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 IT Consultant Job


Expert

Senior Exchange Expert - San Francisco Bay Area, Remote
Progent is looking for a Senior Exchange expert to spearhead enterprise-level Exchange design and implementation projects. The ideal applicant should be a technical consultant with expertise in Microsoft Exchange 2007 to 2016 and Office 365 and with a thorough understanding of Microsoft AD. This role demands experience in the consulting, architectural design, deployment and maintenance of these technologies.

More information on Sr. Microsoft Exchange Consultant Positions


S25

Business Development Representative - Los Angeles and New York Metro Areas
Progent is looking for a Business Development Representative to work as a senior-level sales executive responsible for selling the company's extensive portfolio of IT outsourcing and network consulting, and development services. Responsibilities of the Business Development Representative include:
  • Producing and explaining key components of service propositions which associate our services with a client's primary business needs
  • Maintaining strong relationships with Progent's customers
  • Providing ongoing client management and generating follow-on engagements
  • Explaining rapidly changing IT technology

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


If you want to enquire about any job listed above, please e-mail your background information to jobs@progent.com. Be sure to copy the code numbers of the positions of interest.

Additional Facts About Jobs at Progent

Fulltime Work for Network Engineers, Desktop Support Technicians,
Security Consultants, and Online Support Professionals

Progent wants to hire full-time, results-driven Microsoft accredited consultants with Microsoft MCSE credentials; Cisco certified system engineers with Cisco CCIE, CCNP, or CCNA credentials; security consultants with CISA or comparable security certification; and advanced network architecture experts with a background in mobile access, wireless connectivity, fault tolerance, workplace recovery, data preservation, and virtual servers. Progent also is looking for professionals to join Progent's staff of help desk support technicians and off-site troubleshooting experts. In addition, We are seeking talented administrators who can perform effectively in our high-growth, virtual office culture.

By supporting a staff of skilled and dedicated consultants, delivering attentive customer services, and following a strong value-based fee model, We have managed to increase our customer base rapidly while providing professional support to hundreds of businesses in Northern California and throughout the U.S. An advanced virtual office environment, a shared knowledge database, and a team strategy for problem resolution have allowed Progent to retain a skilled staff and a loyal client list.

If you are a network consultant with technical support experience, teaming with Progent or working for our customers can enhance your knowledge through cooperation with Progent's staff of highly team-oriented, talented engineers. Our focus on providing network expertise and computer help to small and midsize organizations will give you the chance to work closely with key players and contribute appreciably to the success of exciting businesses.

We are looking for technical professionals that can show recognized credentials related to their special expertise. For example, if you are a Microsoft expert, you should have earned your Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer certificate. For Cisco consultants, have your CCIE or CCNP certificate. For network security, you should show you CISSP, CISA, Certified Information Security Manager, or one of the other leading security credentials. Of course, we are familiar with "paper experts". Nevertheless, the fact that a credential can not guarantee expertise is no justification for not earning one. If you have mastered your stuff, then the majority of these tests should pose no challenge. The point is that if you are a professional, then customers deserve to see credentials. We will market your skills, but you should provide standard certifications for Progent to market. If you stand adamantly opposed to the idea of credentials, Progent can sympathize with and respect your opinion, but you are likely not an appropriate candidate.

Freelance Work for Certified Experts for
Windows, Macintosh, Linux-based, and Sun Solaris Technology

For more than 20 years, our information technology professionals have offered affordable and successful computer consulting services for companies in the San Francisco Bay Area and across the United States. A sophisticated virtual office environment, a common support database, and a collaborative philosophy for problem solving have helped Progent to build a talented staff and quickly expand a satisfied customer base.

The Experts Group is Progent's way to provide clients the services of specialized computer support engineers who have advanced knowledge and work background in important technologies beyond our primary focus in network support and security. Experts Team members are often freelance engineers and occasionally "moonlighters" who are thoroughly certified by Progent to collaborate with our staff engineers to deliver end-to-end, world-class network services to small businesses. Progent is continually expanding our Experts Group in order to address the special requirements of our clients.

Our Experts Group now provides consulting in these areas:

  • Macintosh networking and programs
  • Support for Linux, UNIX, and Sun systems
  • Manufacturing Resource Planning, Enterprise Resource Planning, or Customer Relationship Management consulting
  • Strategic and specialized application help
  • CIO, business analyst, and project management outsourcing
  • Custom program development and deployment
  • Web, electronic business, Electronic Data Interchange, and client information portal design and integration
  • Database management and performance help
  • Business information expertise
  • Telecommunications architecture consulting

Advantages of becoming part of Progent's Experts Team include:

  • By associating with Progent, you can benefit from the impact of our explosive expansion and excellent recognition in the market. By maintaining a group of talented and dedicated consultants, providing excellent client care, and practicing a strong, ROI-oriented billing structure, we have quadrupled our clientele during the last few years and Progent currently provides professoinal support to hundreds of companies in California and throughout the United States.
  • Progent's veteran marketing team handles all aspects of promoting your skills and technical knowledge into our quickly growing customer base, so you spend less time finding clients and more time generating revenue.
  • We will facilitate communications between you and Progent's key group of expert Microsoft and Cisco certified consultants who are the conduit to the key executives among Progent's customers.
  • Our selling and operations teams will manage the complete sales and contracting cycle, from opportunity identification, job approval, client needs description, capabilities matching, project analysis proposal writing, contract negotiation and generation. Your entire responsibility stays with delivering top-quality consulting expertise.
  • We will provide you connections to our sophisticated virtual office environment, offering convenient meeting/work locations in Northern California, and Internet and telecomm connectivity anywhere in the U.S.
  • You will have the benefit of our vast database, processes based on best practices, abundance of professional publications, and the shared experience from one of the country's largest pool of experienced consulting professionals.
  • Progent will pass on special benefits from leading technology companies including Microsoft and Cisco, including no-cost ordiscounted training classes, web access to restricted vendor troubleshooting tools and technical maintenance resources, and downloadable 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 cost to be a member of our Experts Team, but Progent has the following requirements to join:

  • You must show a proven background as a consulting professional working independently in your area of expertise, including at least a two year record of completed contracting jobs or you must have an active client base to which you currently deliver ongoing consulting services.
  • You must show that you have expertise in your field of concentration, which includes showing an extensive task-relevant record and strong referrals, and possess current vendor and/or industry professional qualifications.
  • You have to be able to carry yourself in a professional way and be self motivated and assured in your abilities. You should have excellent people skills and understand how to work successfully by yourself or as part of a group.
  • You need to be able to articulate realistic expectations to customers and other Progent team members and you need to know how scope out jobs, produce task plans, and define reasonable work schedules.

Enhance Your Abilities with the Best Technology and
Working with the Top Team of Network Consultants

Progent's company culture will make you a better consultant by enhancing your information technology knowledge and increasing the satisfaction of your customers. Progent delivers on this promise by attracting the best consulting experts for you to work with, offering an advanced network and communications architecture, running proprietary application tools to deliver the highest quality of service, and by streamlining our business structures for attracting and maintaining clients.

The decisive factor that differentiates us from most network support companies is the high quality of our support professionals. Among the 50 or so consultants who have joined us, we have assembled the best expertise covering a wide range of technologies. Be it Microsoft Windows, Cisco switches, corporate security, Macintosh, Linux, VMware, or other vital application, we engage professionals who can help you to be effective on larger projects by leveraging the aggregate experience of Progent's group of experts.

To promote the productivity of our consultants, we invest heavily in making available the best tools to do the work efficiently. Progent will leverage information technology to an extraordinary extent and our advanced virtual office environment allows seamless communications, cooperation, and information sharing with fellow Progent consultants — entirely from home-based or mobile offices. Consultants don’t waste time or forfeit income with daily drives to a physical office building, and all driving you do for in-person customer work is determined by your time table, not ours. The most attractive part is that much of our consulting services can be performed remotely, representing maximum efficiency for income-producing hours. In fact, some of our staff do remote support exclusively.

Our business structure is geared towards reacting rapidly and effectively to client needs via knowledge exchange and collaborative problem solving. Even though Progent's engineers work with a high level of freedom, dispatching is unified, customer issues and resolutions are carefully tracked, documented, and archived for convenient retrieval, up-to-date consultant schedules are broadcast to streamline group tasks and simplify problem escalation, and customer satisfaction is always evaluated. We reinforce the feeling of connection through monthly team conferences and regular company-wide events.

Most of our consultants are situated across Northern California, however Progent is building a rapidly growing group of network professionals throughout the United States. Progent's virtual office environment eliminates regional obstacles that restrict the productivity of traditional business models. We complete the deal by providing a comprehensive employee care program to ensure the health and economic security of our employees and their relations.

Not only do we have awesome consultants, our marketing and administration teams match the excellence that defines Progent. These high-performance contributors to our success are enabling us to target and land the scores of new customers we are now engaging each month. Progent lately celebrated the delivery of support to our 1,000th customer. Just type “Cisco consultants” or “Microsoft consultants” into Google to check for yourself why Progent is also an effective sales organization.

Possessing a commitment to technical proficiency is a cornerstone for growth with us. A career in consulting will push you to learn more than is possible in any other position in network technology. Being confronted by a steady series of technical challenges is what makes consulting interesting. Clients choose a consultant to perform the toughest jobs. Creative tasks, leading-edge implementations, puzzling or chronic problems, and tricky upgrades are the foundation for what we do daily. At Progent, you will not stagnate or be pigeonholed, as is sadly common for computer professionals in ordinary corporate roles. You will wake up every morning enthusiastic about the challenges to come.

Along the way, you will work with some wonderful folks, both by establishing strong client contacts and by operating closely with other Progent consultants, where you will learn from and contribute to their growth. Yes, technology is vital, but Progent is a relationship-oriented organization from top to bottom. If you do not offer strong people skills or enjoy cooperating with a varied assortment of personalities, then Progent is probably a poor match.

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

Enjoy Lifestyle Benefits and Professional Success with
Progent's Advanced Virtual Office Infrastructure

Progent is convinced that a carefully designed and implemented information system can be a crucial factor for accelerating any firm's growth, and Progent applies this belief in our corporate system environment. Progent has created a fault-tolerant virtual office network that enables our in-house engineers and authorized contractors to deliver fast and effective support, cooperate closely on complex jobs, and experience career and personal maturity by acting as part of an exciting business ethos of personal drive and freedom.
















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