One of America's premiere computer consultant companies for small and midsize business networks, Progent maintains a large staff of talented service experts who focus on core technologies including:

  • Microsoft Windows products
  • Cisco routers, Catalyst and Nexus switches, ASA firewalls, wireless access points, plus VoIP products
  • Enterprise security expertise
  • Sophisticated connectivity infrastructures
  • Remote IT support and network management

Our Experts Group, which includes freelance experts certified and managed by Progent, offers highly specialized knowledge covering a broad range of vital business applications and network technologies that include:

  • Macintosh and iOS networking and applications
  • Expertise for Linux-based, UNIX-based, and Sun Solaris environments
  • Dynamics Manufacturing Resource Planning, Enterprise Resource Planning, or CRM expertise
  • Business Intelligence expertise for SQL Server BI Stack, Microsoft Power BI, and Microsoft Management Reporter/FRx
  • Chief Information Officer, business analyst, and project management services
  • Web-based application design, deployment, and troubleshooting
  • SQL Server, MySQL and Oracle DBM programming and management consulting
  • Microsoft Office Access database development, enhancement and training
  • Office and Microsoft Office 365 training

Creative models for acquiring clients, delivering support, creating a dynamic working environment, and offering generous compensation and benefits have allowed us to be one of the fastest growing and most well recognized Microsoft Partners consultant firms in America and to establish a worldwide presence for delivering remote network expertise. If you are an accredited computer technician or network consultant with a focus on a client success and excellent communication skills, consultants should consider Progent a chance for enhancing your professional knowledge, living a more rewarding career, and achieving economic security.

Find Out More Information About Working at Progent
Follow these pages to find out more information concerning Progent's job openings, business culture, operational environment, profit sharing model, and benefits packages:

Consulting Careers at Progent
Progent is seeking a range of on-staff employees such as solutions-driven Microsoft MCSE, MCSA, and MCP computer consultants; network consultants who have CCIE credentials; and specialists in advanced system design with backgrounds in mobile connectivity, wireless integration, high-availability systems, business continuity planning, data protection, and VMware technology. Progent is also looking for workstation support technicians, off-site service professionals, and CISA accredited security engineers. We are also seeking veteran managers able to operate efficiently in Progent's dynamic, virtual office model. Learn more information concerning full-time professional services work at Progent by referring to Full-time Careers at Progent.

Contract Work at Progent
Progent contracts independent consultants who have specialized knowledge and working background in crucial information technology areas outside Progent's main service concentration. Our Experts Group employs independent consultants who can provide advice and development support for mission-critical solutions such as MRP, Enterprise Resource Planning, or CRM; have specialized knowledge of non-Microsoft platforms such as Linux derivatives, Apple OS, or Sun, or offer expert help in technologies like telecommunications, web site development, Juniper Networks infrastructure technology, eCommerce, or Oracle Database development and administration. Independent consultants qualified by us cooperate with Progent's staff professionals to deliver end-to-end solutions for small and midsize business networks. In order to find out more details concerning freelance jobs with our Experts Consulting Group, go to Contracting Work at Progent.

Reasons That Progent Is Exceptional
Progent has been able to recruit the top professional talent by being unique. With a powerful mix of entrepreneurial drive, dedication to client success, use of advanced technology, and an independent work model that offers life-style choices for our consulting team, Progent offers a stimulating culture for talented individuals who posses a drive for rapidly improving their professional abilities to deliver concrete solutions for a variety of organizations and network environments. Find out additional details about ways that Progent is exceptional by going to How Progent Is Exceptional.

Our Virtual Office Work Environment
Our virtual office model utilizes state-of-the-art technologies that allow remote access, wireless connectivity, convenient availability of our knowledge bases, and close collaboration with talented team members to allow you to solve challenging network issues. Progent's virtual office structure frees consultants to focus on providing service rather than dealing with traffic and lets you establish lasting customer relationships by enabling you to provide quick, viable, and cost-effective solutions. In order to learn additional information about our virtual office network, see Progent virtual Office Work Environment.

Compensation Model and Benefit Packages
Our compensation model is determined by revenue sharing. What you earn is wholly determined by what you generate. Consultants have the choice of focusing on quality of life and choosing to work at an easy pace, utilizing Progent's flexible schedule to make time for personal enthusiasms, or you can use the opportunity to earn considerable money through hard effort and lots of hours. Progent also offers complete family health care coverage plus many additional benefits. Find out more details about Progent's compensation and benefit packages by referring to Progent Compensation and Benefit Packages.

Jobs at Progent FAQs
For answers to common enquiries concerning becoming employed by Progent, go to Working with Progent FAQs.

Below is a list of some current job opportunities:


Job Code
 
Job Description

P014

Sr. Microsoft Information Technology Consulting Expert - San Francisco Bay Area
Progent is seeking experienced Senior Microsoft computer consultants in the San Francisco Bay Area to assist a range of small businesses to manage networks based on Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008, and Exchange 2007 through 2016. Important areas of knowledge include system architecture, Active Directory design and troubleshooting, Exchange-based email, security, and server monitoring.

More information about Sr. Microsoft Information Technology Consultant Jobs


P016

Desktop Support Expert - 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 position that will be performed at Progent's client sites in the San Francisco Bay Area. Daytime availability is required, Monday through Friday. Our consultant will maintain and support users of all desktop and laptop computers powered by the latest Microsoft technologies. Also, work closely with client's executives, management, IT staff or under the direction or guidance of our senior consultant to support the client's end users.

More information about Desktop Engineer Positions


P018

Senior Microsoft Information Technology Consultant - New York Metro, Pittsburgh and Los Angeles Areas
Progent is seeking experienced Senior Microsoft information technology consultants in the New York metro, Pittsburgh and Los Angeles areas to assist a variety of small and midsize organizations maintain networks powered by Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008, and Microsoft Exchange 2007 through 2016. Key fields of expertise include system infrastructure, AD design and troubleshooting, Exchange-based email, security, and server monitoring.

More information about Sr. Microsoft Computer Consultant Positions


Expert

Senior Microsoft Exchange Consultant - San Francisco Bay Area, Remote
Progent is seeking a Senior Exchange expert to lead enterprise-level Exchange design and deployment initiatives. The ideal candidate should be a technical consultant with expertise in the area of Microsoft Exchange 2007 through 2016 and Office 365 and with a solid grasp of Active Directory. This role calls for experience in the consulting, architectural design, implementation and maintenance of these technologies.

Specifics on Senior Exchange Expert Jobs


S25

Business Development Representative - Los Angeles and New York Metro Areas
Progent is seeking a Business Development Representative (BDR) to work as a senior-level sales executive who is responsible for selling the company's extensive selection of IT outsourcing/co-sourcing and network consulting, and development services. Activities of the Business Development Representative include:
  • Generating and articulating key elements of engagement propositions which associate our services with real business value
  • Maintaining good relationships with customers
  • Providing ongoing account management and generating follow-on engagements
  • Maintaining an understanding of rapidly evolving IT technology

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


If you want to enquire about any opening shown above, please e-mail your resume to jobs@progent.com. Please include the job codes of the positions that interest you.

More Information Concerning Work at Progent

Staff Work for Network Engineers, Desktop Service Technicians,
Security Consultants, and Online Help Professionals

Progent is seeking to hire fulltime, solutions-driven Microsoft certified engineers with Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer credentials; Cisco certified system engineers who have Cisco CCIE, CCNP, or CCNA credentials; security consultants who have CISM or equivalent security credentials; and advanced network architecture experts with experience in mobile access, wireless connectivity, fault tolerance, disaster recovery, data preservation, and virtual servers. Progent also is hiring professionals to work on Progent's staff of desktop service specialists and remote troubleshooting professionals. Also, We are hiring talented managers able to operate effectively in our high-growth, virtual office culture.

By maintaining a team of talented and dedicated consultants, delivering world-class customer care, and offering a competitive value-focused pricing model, Progent has been able to expand our client list dramatically while delivering professional support to numerous companies in Northern California and across the U.S. An advanced virtual office network, a shared information base, and a team approach to problem resolution have allowed Progent to retain a talented staff and a satisfied customer base.

For a network professional with troubleshooting expertise, joining Progent or helping Progent's clients can expand your skills through cooperation with Progent's staff of mutually team-oriented, talented engineers. Our focus on providing network consulting and computer help to small organizations will give you the opportunity to work intimately with decision makers and add significantly to the growth of dynamic companies.

Progent is looking for technical professionals who have recognized certification related to their special expertise. So, if you are a Microsoft consultant, you must have your Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer certificate. For Cisco professionals, have your CCIE or CCNP certificate. For security, you should have you Certified Information Systems Security Professional, Certified Information Systems Auditor, CISM, or other leading security certifications. Naturally, we are familiar with "paper experts". Notwithstanding, the fact that a credential does not guarantee expertise is no excuse for not owning one. If you have mastered your stuff, then the majority of those tests should pose no challenge. The crux of the matter is that if you represent yourself to be an expert, then clients deserve to see credentials. Progent will promote your talents, but you must provide basic credentials for Progent to work with. If you are strongly opposed to the concept of certifications, we can sympathize with and honor your opinion, but you are probably not a good fit.

Contract Work for Qualified Experts for
Windows, Apple OS, Linux/UNIX, and Sun Solaris Technology

For more than two decades, Progent's computer engineers have offered low-cost and effective network consulting expertise for businesses in the San Francisco Bay Area and throughout the U.S. An advanced virtual office environment, a shared technical knowledge base, and a team philosophy for problem solving have helped us to build a strong in-house team and dramatically grow a satisfied clientele.

The Experts Team is our way to provide clients the services of specialized information technology consulting engineers who have advanced skills and field background in key technologies outside of Progent's core focus in system support and security. Experts Group consultants are often freelance contractors and sometimes "moonlighters" who have been carefully certified by Progent to work closely with our in-house engineers to provide comprehensive, enterprise-class network services to small and midsize businesses. Progent is always enhancing the Experts Team to address the particular requirements of our clients.

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

  • Macintosh networking and programs
  • Expertise for Linux-powered, UNIX-based, and Sun Solaris environments
  • Manufacturing Resource Planning, Enterprise Resource Planning, or CRM customization
  • Line-of-business and specialized program support
  • Chief Information Officer, business analyst, and project management services
  • Custom program design and deployment
  • Web site, eCommerce, EDI, and customer information portal development and deployment
  • Database management and performance help
  • Business intelligence expertise
  • Telecommunications systems consulting

Advantages of becoming a member of Progent's Experts Group include:

  • By working with Progent, you can benefit from the momentum of our explosive growth and excellent recognition in the industry. By having a group of skilled and dedicated consultants, offering excellent client care, and practicing a strong, value-oriented pricing model, Progent has quadrupled our clientele over the last few years and Progent now provides consulting services to hundreds of businesses in Northern California and across the U.S.
  • Our experienced marketing team handles all facets of marketing your services and areas of expertise into our rapidly expanding client base, so you spend less time finding clients and extra time making revenue.
  • We will assist in communications between you and Progent's key team of expert Microsoft and Cisco certified consultants who are the conduit to the decision makers among Progent's clients.
  • Our selling and administration groups will manage the entire sales and contracting cycle, from lead identification, project approval, customer requirements description, capabilities matching, project analysis proposal generation, contract negotiation and execution. Your exclusive responsibility is on providing high-level consulting service.
  • Progent will provide you access to Progent's sophisticated virtual office infrastructure, offering professional meeting/work sites throughout the San Francisco area, as well as Internet and telecomm access anywhere in the U.S.
  • You will have access to our vast knowledge base, processes based on leading practices, library of professional documents, and the shared experience from one of Northern California's largest independent groups of experienced network professionals.
  • We will share partner-only benefits from top vendors including Microsoft and Cisco, including no-cost orlow-cost educational seminars, on-line connections to restricted vendor troubleshooting tools and product maintenance resources, and on-line in-house use software for training and/or demonstration use.
  • You will have the security of backup coverage from Progent's staff consultants and other Expert Team members in the event you are unavailable to respond to client demands due to work schedule conflicts, vacation, sickness, or training.
  • As a 1099 subcontractor to Progent, you get simplified, risk-free invoicing and consistent payment schedules. In addition, Progent is responsible for receivables collection

There is no cost to be part of our Experts Group, but Progent has the following requirements to join:

  • You need to have a proven track record as a consulting professional working independently in your area of expertise, including at least a two year history of successful contracting projects and/or have an active customer base for which you now provide ongoing consulting services.
  • You should demonstrate that you are an expert in your area of concentration, which includes showing a long task-relevant history and excellent referrals, and possess up-to-date manufacturer or industry professional certifications.
  • You should know how to present yourself in a professional way and be self motivated and assured in your skills. You should have strong inter-personal skills and be able to work successfully alone or as a member of a group.
  • You need to know how to explain realistic goals to clients and fellow Progent team members and you should know how scope out tasks, create task plans, and estimate realistic time lines.

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

Progent's business climate will allow you to become a better professional by enhancing your information technology knowledge and increasing the loyalty of your customers. Progent makes good on this promise by recruiting the best professional experts for you to work with, offering a state-of-the-art network and communications infrastructure, running proprietary software tools to enable the maximum quality of support, and by streamlining our operational structures for finding and retaining clients.

The main factor that separates Progent from typical consulting companies is the high quality of our support professionals. Out of the scores of consultants who have teamed with Progent, we have assembled top talent covering a wide range of technologies. Whether it’s Microsoft Windows, Cisco firewalls, corporate security, Apple, Linux/UNIX, server virtualization, or other key technologies, we deploy experts who can help you to be effective on larger jobs by leveraging the collective experience of Progent's group of professionals.

To ensure the productivity of our team, we invest heavily in making available the most powerful tools to perform the work efficiently. We will leverage information technology to an impressive degree and our advanced virtual office infrastructure enables effortless communications, collaboration, and information exchange with fellow Progent consultants — all from at-home or mobile offices. Consultants don’t throw away time or forfeit income with regular drives to a conventional office, and all travel you do for on-site client work is based on your own time table, not ours. The most attractive part is that most of our consulting services can be done off-site, offering 100% productivity for billable hours. In fact, some of our staff do remote consulting only.

Our operations are geared towards responding quickly and effectively to customer requirements through knowledge exchange and collaborative problem resolution. Although Progent's engineers work with a great deal of freedom, resource allocation is unified, client issues and solutions are meticulously monitored, recorded, and organized for easy retrieval, current consultant availability is published to streamline team projects and simplify trouble escalation, and client satisfaction is continually evaluated. We reinforce the feeling of connection via monthly team conferences and quarterly company-wide events.

The majority of our consultants are situated throughout Northern California, but we are building a quickly growing team of consulting professionals from across the U.S. Progent's virtual office environment eliminates regional obstacles that restrict the productivity of traditional business structures. We complete the package by providing a full employee care plan to promote the health and economic security of our employees and their relations.

Just as we have awesome consultants, our sales and administration groups match the high standards that is Progent. These high-performance factors behind our growth are enabling us to target and land the scores of new customers we are now acquiring every month. Progent lately celebrated the delivery of services to our 1,000th customer. Just type “Cisco consultants” or “Microsoft consultants” into Google to see for yourself why Progent is also an effective sales organization.

Possessing a passion for technical proficiency is a key for success with us. A job in consulting will push you to enhance your skills more than you would in any other position in information technology. Being confronted by a steady series of technical challenges is what keeps professional support interesting. Customers choose consulting firms to do the “hard stuff.” Innovative tasks, leading-edge deployments, puzzling or entrenched problems, and difficult upgrades are the foundation for what we do every day. With us, you will not stagnate or be pigeonholed, as is sadly common for network professionals in traditional corporate jobs. You will wake up every day excited about the opportunities ahead.

Along the way, you will work with some great folks, both by establishing strong customer contacts and by working closely with other Progent team members, where you will learn from and add to their growth. Yes, technology is important, but Progent is a relationship-oriented company from top to bottom. If you do not offer strong people skills or like working with a varied assortment of people, then we are probably a poor match.

If all this sounds right for you, we urge you to talk to Progent about our vision of the new paradigm of network consulting.

Get Quality of Life Benefits and Professional Success with
Our Sophisticated Virtual Office Environment

Progent believes that a carefully architected and executed network can be a pivotal factor for accelerating a company's growth, and we follow this credo in our corporate system environment. We have created a fault-tolerant virtual office infrastructure that enables our staff consultants and certified contractors to offer fast and efficient service, cooperate closely on sophisticated projects, and gain from career and personal maturity by being a member of a dynamic business ethos of self motivation and independence.
















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