Among America's premiere network consulting firms for small and midsize business networks, Progent manages a large team of certified support experts who focus on core IT areas such as:

  • Microsoft Windows technology
  • Cisco routers, switches, firewalls, wireless access points, plus VoIP products
  • Network security analysis
  • Sophisticated network infrastructures
  • Remote troubleshooting and network management

Progent's Experts Group, which contracts independent experts qualified and coordinated by Progent, provides highly refined skills covering a wide variety of vital business areas and networking technologies such as:

  • Macintosh and iOS integration and applications
  • Expertise for Linux-powered, UNIX-powered, and Sun systems
  • Dynamics MRP, Enterprise Resource Planning, or Customer Relationship Management consulting
  • BI consulting for platforms including Microsoft's SQL Server BI Stack, Microsoft Power BI, and Microsoft Management Reporter/FRx
  • CIO, business analyst, and project management outsourcing
  • Web-based application development, integration, and debugging
  • SQL Server and Oracle Database programming and management consulting
  • Microsoft Access database programming, migration and training
  • Microsoft Office and Office 365 individual and group training

Innovative structures for attracting clients, delivering service, creating a dynamic working environment, and providing highly competitive compensation have enabled Progent to be among the most rapidly growing and best recognized Microsoft Gold Partners consultant organizations in America and to build an international organization for providing online network assistance. If you are an accredited IT technician or network expert with an orientation towards a client success and strong people skills, you will find in Progent a chance for increasing your professional knowledge, developing a more independent career, and attaining economic success.

Find Out More Information About Jobs with Progent
Check out these links to find out more information about Progent's job opportunities, business culture, operational environment, compensation model, and benefits:

Full-time Work at Progent
Progent is seeking a variety of on-staff professionals including solutions-driven Microsoft MCSE network engineers; network consultants with Cisco CCIE or CCNP credentials; and consultants for advanced system design with experience in mobile connectivity, wireless integration, high-availability systems, business continuity planning, data preservation, and VMware technology. We are also hiring desktop support technicians, off-site troubleshooting specialists, and CISA certified security professionals. We are also hiring veteran managers and administrators who can perform efficiently in our high-growth, virtual office environment. Find out more information concerning full-time professional services jobs at Progent by referring to Consulting Careers at Progent.

Contract Jobs with Progent
Progent contracts independent consultants who have proven knowledge and field background in important IT topics outside Progent's main service focus. Our Experts Team employs contractors who offer consulting and programming services for strategic solutions that include MRP, Enterprise Resource Planning, or Customer Relationship Management; have deep expertise with popular operating systems such as Linux, Macintosh, or Solaris, or offer expert help in areas like telecom, web design, Juniper infrastructure technology, eCommerce, or Oracle Database development and management. Independent contractors certified by us coordinate with our full-time engineers to provide comprehensive IT services for small business networks. In order to learn more information concerning freelance jobs with Progent's Experts Consulting Group, refer to Contracting Jobs at Progent.

How We Are Unique
Progent has managed to attract the top consulting talent by being different. With a powerful blend of enterprising drive, insistence on customer success, utilization of advanced technology, and an independent work model that offers life-style options for our team members, Progent creates a dynamic culture for select individuals who have a desire for quickly enhancing their professional abilities to deliver concrete solutions for a variety of organizations and technical environments. Learn more information about reasons Progent is different by referring to Reasons That Progent Is Unique.

Progent's Virtual Office Business Model
Progent's virtual office environment uses state-of-the-art technologies that enable off-site support, wireless communication, easy access to Progent's support databases, and instant collaboration with talented team members to allow you to deal with challenging IT issues. Progent's virtual office structure allows you to concentrate on providing service instead of dealing with traffic and lets consultants establish successful client relationships by permitting you to provide quick, viable, and affordable solutions. To learn more information about Progent's virtual office network, go to Progent virtual Office Network.

Compensation Model and Benefit Programs
Our compensation is determined by revenue sharing. What you make is wholly based on the revenue you generate. You have the option of focusing on life style and choosing to consult at an easy pace, using Progent's flexible structure to make time for personal enthusiasms, or you can take advantage of the chance to earn significant money through persistent work and long hours. Progent also provides full family health care insurance as well as numerous other benefits. Learn additional details concerning Progent's compensation model and benefits by visiting Progent Compensation Model and Benefit Programs.

Jobs at Progent Q&A
For answers to popular questions concerning being employed by Progent, refer to Employment at Progent FAQs.

The following is a list of our available job openings:

Job Code


Sr. Microsoft Information Technology Consulting Expert - San Francisco Bay Area
Progent is looking for proven Senior Microsoft computer consultants in the San Francisco Bay Area to assist a variety of small and midsize businesses to maintain IT environments based on Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008, and Microsoft Exchange 2007 through 2016. Important fields of knowledge include system architecture, AD design and troubleshooting, Exchange-based messaging, security, and server monitoring.

Details on Senior Microsoft Computer Consulting Expert Jobs


Desktop Engineer - San Francisco Bay Area
Progent is seeking Desktop Support Experts to help Progent's clients with maintenance, break/fix and project work. This is a 1099 consulting position that will be performed at our 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 notebook computers based on the latest Microsoft technologies. In addition, work extensively with client's executives, management, IT group or under the direction or guidance of our senior consultant to support the client's end users.

Details on Desktop Support Expert Positions


Sr. Microsoft Computer Consulting Expert - New York Metro, Pittsburgh and Los Angeles Areas
Progent is seeking proven Senior Microsoft IT consulting experts in the New York metro, Pittsburgh and Los Angeles areas to help a variety of small and midsize businesses maintain IT environments powered by 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 messaging, security, and server monitoring.

Details about Sr. Microsoft Computer Consulting Expert Jobs


Senior Microsoft Exchange Expert - San Francisco Bay Area, Online
Progent is seeking a Senior Microsoft Exchange expert to spearhead large-scale Exchange design and implementation initiatives. The right candidate should be a technical consultant with subject matter expertise in Microsoft Exchange 2007 to 2016 and Office 365 and with a thorough grasp of Microsoft AD. This role calls for experience in the consulting, system design, implementation and support of these platforms.

Specifics on Senior Exchange Expert Positions


Business Development Representative (BDR) - Los Angeles and New York Metro Areas
Progent is looking for a Business Development Representative (BDR) to work as a senior sales executive responsible for selling Progent's broad portfolio of information technology outsourcing/co-sourcing and network consulting, and application development services. Responsibilities of the BDR include:
  • Generating and explaining crucial components of consulting proposals which tie our deliverables with real business value
  • Maintaining excellent relationships with Progent's customers
  • Providing ongoing account management and developing follow-on engagements
  • Explaining continually changing IT technology

Details on Business Development Representative Jobs - Los Angeles and New York Metro Areas

If you would like to apply for any opening shown above, please e-mail your resume to Please include the code numbers of the jobs of interest.

Details About Opportunities with Us

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

Progent wants to find fulltime, results-oriented Microsoft accredited consultants with MCSE or MCP credentials; Cisco accredited system consultants who have Cisco CCIE, CCNP, or CCNA credentials; security professionals who have CISSP or comparable security certification; and advanced system design experts with experience in mobile access, wireless connectivity, high uptime, workplace recovery, data protection, and VMware. Progent also seeks professionals who can work on our staff of help desk service technicians and off-site support professionals. In addition, We are looking for experienced administrators who can operate effectively in Progent's fast-paced, virtual office culture.

By maintaining a staff of talented and dedicated consultants, delivering world-class customer services, and offering a competitive results-focused pricing structure, We have been able to increase our client base dramatically while providing consulting services to hundreds of companies in the San Francisco area and across the U.S. A sophisticated virtual office environment, a common knowledge base, and a team strategy for problem resolution have helped Progent to retain a talented consulting team and a satisfied customer list.

If you are a network professional with troubleshooting experience, teaming with Progent or working for Progent's clients will expand your knowledge via cooperation with Progent's staff of mutually supportive, talented consultants. Progent's focus on delivering information technology consulting and technical help to small and midsize organizations will offer you the opportunity to work closely with decision makers and contribute appreciably to the success of exciting companies.

Progent is looking for consultants who can show verifiable credentials in their technical focus. For example, if you are a Microsoft consultant, you should have earned your MCSE certificate. In the case of Cisco experts, show us your CCIE or Cisco Certified Network Professional certificate. For security, you should have you CISSP, CISA, CISM, or other leading security certifications. Of course, Progent is familiar with "paper experts". Notwithstanding, the fact that a credential does not guarantee expertise is no excuse for not having one. If you know your stuff, then most of those certifications should be no great difficulty. The crux of the matter is that if you represent yourself to be a professional, then customers expect credentials. We will promote your skills, but you need to provide a baseline of credentials for us to work with. In case you are adamantly against the idea of certifications, we can understand and respect your opinion, but you are probably not an appropriate candidate.

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

For over two decades, our information technology engineers have provided low-cost and effective network support services for companies in the San Francisco Bay Area and across the U.S. An advanced virtual office network, a shared support knowledge base, and a team approach to problem solving have enabled Progent to retain a talented consulting group and quickly grow a loyal customer base.

The Experts Group is Progent's way to provide customers the help of specialized information technology consulting professionals who have in-depth knowledge and work experience in important technologies beyond our core concentration in network support and security. Experts Group members are typically independent engineers and occasionally "moonlighters" who have been thoroughly certified by us to collaborate with Progent's in-house consultants to deliver end-to-end, world-class information technology services to small companies. Progent is always enhancing our Experts Team in order to meet the special needs of our clients.

Our Experts Team now provides consulting in these areas:

  • Macintosh integration and applications
  • Support for Linux-based, UNIX, and Sun Solaris environments
  • Manufacturing Resource Planning, Enterprise Resource Planning, or CRM expertise
  • Strategic and vertical program support
  • Chief Information Officer, business analyst, and project logistics services
  • Special applications design and integration
  • Web, electronic business, EDI, and client portal design and deployment
  • Database management and performance help
  • Management information consulting
  • Telecom architecture support

Benefits of becoming a member of Our Experts Group include:

  • By working with us, you get to leverage the momentum of our explosive growth and top-notch recognition in the market. By maintaining a group of talented and dedicated professionals, providing excellent client support, and practicing a proven, value-oriented pricing model, we have multiplied our clientele over the last few years and Progent currently provides consulting support to hundreds of businesses in Northern California and throughout the United States.
  • Our veteran marketing staff handles all facets of promoting your skills and areas of expertise into our rapidly growing client base, so you spend less time finding customers and extra time generating money.
  • We will assist in communications between you and our key team of experienced Microsoft and Cisco qualified engineers who act as the conduit to the key executives among our customers.
  • Our selling and operations staffs will take care of the entire sales and contracting cycle, from opportunity generation, project approval, customer requirements description, skills matching, project analysis proposal generation, contract negotiation and execution. Your exclusive responsibility stays with delivering high-level consulting expertise.
  • Progent will provide you connections to our sophisticated virtual office environment, offering professional conference locations throughout Northern California, as well as data and voice connectivity throughout the United States.
  • You will have access to Progent's extensive knowledge base, processes based on industry best practices, library of professional documents, and the aggregate expertise from one of Northern California's largest pool of experienced consulting engineers.
  • Progent will pass on partner-only benefits from top technology companies such as Microsoft and Cisco, including free orlow-cost training classes, web access to restricted vendor support utilities and product maintenance resources, and downloadable internal use programs 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 not any fee to become part of Progent's Experts Group, but we do have these qualifications to join:

  • You should show a proven track record as a consultant operating on your own in your field of expertise, including a minimum two year record of completed contracting jobs or you must have an active customer base to whom you now provide continuing consulting activity.
  • You have to demonstrate that you have expertise in your area of concentration, including showing an extensive task-relevant history and strong referrals, and have current manufacturer or institutional professional qualifications.
  • You have to know how to present yourself in a professional way and be self motivated and assured in your skills. You should have excellent communications skills and know how to operate effectively alone or as a member of a group.
  • You need to be able to communicate proper expectations to clients and other Progent team members and you need to be able analyze jobs, create task plans, and estimate reasonable work schedules.

Improve Your Skills with Advanced Technology and
Joining the Top Team of Network Engineers

Progent's productive atmosphere will allow you to become a better professional by improving your information technology knowledge and increasing the loyalty of your clients. Progent delivers on this promise by attracting the top consulting experts for you to operate with, offering an advanced network and communications infrastructure, using specialized software tools to enable the highest quality of service, and by optimizing proven business models for attracting and keeping customers.

The main factor that differentiates Progent from most consulting firms is the high quality of our service staff. Among the scores of consulting experts who have teamed with us, we have recruited the best talent covering a broad array of technical areas. Whether it’s Microsoft servers, Cisco switches, network security, Mac, Linux, server virtualization, or other key areas, we engage experts who can enable you to be effective on larger projects by leveraging the aggregate skills of Progent's team of professionals.

To promote the productivity of Progent's consultants, we invest heavily in making available the best technology to do the work efficiently. Progent will leverage technology to an impressive extent and our advanced virtual office infrastructure enables effortless communications, collaboration, and knowledge exchange with other Progent consultants — entirely from at-home or mobile offices. You don’t waste time or forfeit revenue because of daily commutes to a physical office, and any travel you do for in-person customer jobs is determined by your own time table, not ours. The best part is that most of Progent's consulting services can be performed remotely, representing maximum productivity for billable time. In fact, some Progent team members do remote consulting exclusively.

Our operations are geared towards reacting quickly and effectively to client needs through information exchange and cooperative problem solving. Even though our consultants operate with a great deal of independence, resource allocation is centralized, customer problems and solutions are meticulously tracked, recorded, and archived for easy retrieval, current consultant schedules are published to streamline team projects and enable problem escalation, and client approval is always evaluated. We reinforce the sense of connection through periodic workgroup conferences and quarterly corporate events.

Most of our team is situated across Northern California, however Progent is attracting a rapidly growing group of network professionals throughout America. Our virtual office environment eliminates regional boundaries that restrict the efficiency of traditional business structures. We enhance the package by providing a full employee care plan to promote the physical health and economic security of our team members and their relations.

Not only do we have awesome consultants, our marketing and administration groups match the excellence that is Progent. These high-performance contributors to Progent’s growth are enabling us to identify and sign up the scores of new clients we are now engaging every month. We recently celebrated the providing of support to our 1,000th client. 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 learn more than you would in any other position in information technology. Being exposed to a continual stream of network challenges is what makes consulting interesting. Customers rely on consulting firms to do the “hard stuff.” Innovative projects, advanced deployments, puzzling or entrenched problems, and tricky migrations are the foundation for our services every day. At Progent, you will not stagnate or be pigeonholed, as is sadly common for network professionals in traditional corporate roles. You will wake up every morning excited about the challenges ahead.

On the way, you will work with some great people, both by establishing close customer relationships and by operating closely with other Progent team members, where you will benefit from and contribute to their growth. Of course, technology is vital, but Progent is a relationship-oriented company through and through. If you do not have excellent people skills or like cooperating with a diverse assortment of personalities, then Progent is probably a poor fit.

If all this seems good to you, we urge you to talk to Progent about our vision of the future of information technology consulting.

Get Quality of Life Benefits and Technical Prowess with
Progent's Advanced Virtual Office Environment

Progent believes that a well designed and implemented network can be a crucial piece for accelerating any firm's success, and Progent follows this philosophy in our own system environment. Progent has built a non-stop virtual office infrastructure that enables our in-house consultants and authorized contractors to offer fast and efficient support, collaborate easily on sophisticated jobs, and gain from career and private growth by being a member of an exciting company ethos of personal drive and independence.

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