One of the top IT consultant companies for business networks, Progent manages a large staff of talented support professionals who focus on core technologies including:

  • Microsoft products
  • Cisco routers, switches, firewalls, wireless access points, plus VoIP solutions
  • Network security analysis
  • Sophisticated connectivity infrastructures
  • Remote IT support and network administration

Our Experts Group, which contracts independent consultants certified and coordinated by Progent, offers highly refined skills covering a broad range of key business areas and network solutions that include:

  • Macintosh and iOS integration and applications
  • Support for Linux, UNIX-powered, and Sun systems
  • Microsoft Dynamics Manufacturing Resource Planning, Enterprise Resource Planning, or Customer Relationship Management expertise
  • Business Intelligence consulting for Microsoft's SQL Server BI Stack, Power BI, and Microsoft Management Reporter/FRx
  • Chief Information Officer, business analyst, and project management outsourcing
  • Web application software development, deployment, and troubleshooting
  • SQL Server, MySQL and Oracle DBM development and management consulting
  • Microsoft Office Access application programming, enhancement and troubleshooting
  • Office and Microsoft Office 365 custom training

Creative models for attracting clients, providing service, nurturing an efficient company culture, and providing generous compensation have allowed Progent to become one of the most rapidly growing and best recognized Microsoft Partners consulting organizations in the United States and to build an international presence for delivering remote IT support. If you are a certified IT technician or network consultant with a focus on a customer service and excellent people skills, consultants will find in Progent an opportunity for increasing your professional knowledge, developing a more independent career, and attaining economic security.

Learn Additional Details About Working at Progent
Check out these pages to learn additional information concerning our work openings, business culture, work environment, profit sharing model, and benefits:

Consulting Positions at Progent
Progent is seeking a range of on-staff employees including solutions-driven Microsoft MCSE, MCSA, and MCP computer engineers; connectivity consultants with Cisco credentials; and specialists in fault-tolerant system architecture with experience in mobile connectivity, wireless networking, non-stop systems, business continuity planning, data protection, and VMware technology. We are also looking for workstation support experts, remote service specialists, and CISA or CISM certified security engineers. Progent is also seeking veteran managers able to perform efficiently in our dynamic, virtual office model. Find out more information about staff professional services work at Progent by referring to Full-time Positions at Progent.

Contract Work with Progent
Progent works with freelance professionals who have in-depth knowledge and working experience in important information technology topics outside our primary technical focus. Our Experts Group includes independent consultants who can provide consulting and programming support for line-of-business solutions that include Manufacturing Resource Planning, Enterprise Resource Planning, or CRM; have specialized expertise with non-Microsoft operating systems such as Linux, Apple OS, or Solaris, or can provide expert skills in areas such as telecommunications, web site design, Juniper Networks infrastructure technology, eCommerce, or Oracle and MySQL DBM programming and management. Freelance consultants certified by us cooperate with Progent's full-time consultants to provide comprehensive solutions for small business networks. If you want to find out more details about contracting work with our Experts Consulting Group, refer to Contract Work at Progent.

Reasons That We Are Unique
We have managed to recruit the top consulting talent by being different. With an innovative blend of entrepreneurial spirit, commitment to client satisfaction, use of state-of-the-art technology, plus a flexible work model that accommodates life-style choices for Progent's team members, Progent creates a stimulating culture for select consultants who posses a desire for quickly improving their technical abilities to create real-world solutions for a variety of businesses and technical environments. Learn additional information concerning reasons Progent is exceptional by referring to How Progent Is Unique.

Our Virtual Office Work Environment
Our virtual office network provides advanced technical tools that allow remote access, wireless communication, easy availability of our knowledge bases, and instant collaboration with talented team members to allow you to resolve challenging network issues. Our virtual office network enables consultants to concentrate on delivering IT solutions rather than fighting traffic and helps consultants nurture lasting customer relationships by permitting you to provide fast, viable, and cost-effective solutions. If you want to find out more information concerning Progent's virtual office work environment, refer to Progent virtual Office Infrastructure.

Compensation Model and Benefits
Progent's compensation is based on revenue sharing. The money you earn is directly determined by the revenue you generate. Consultants have the choice of focusing on life style and electing to consult at a more relaxed pace, using our flexible structure to make time for personal pursuits, or you can use the opportunity to make significant income through hard effort and long hours. Progent also offers complete family health coverage plus many other benefits. Find out additional details concerning our compensation and benefit packages by going to Our Compensation Model and Benefit Programs.

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

This is a description of some current job openings:


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Sr. Microsoft Information Technology Consulting Expert - San Francisco Bay Area
Progent is seeking proven Senior Microsoft information technology consulting experts in the San Francisco Bay Area to assist a range of small organizations to maintain networks powered by Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008, and Microsoft Exchange 2007 through 2016. Important areas of expertise include network architecture, Active Directory design and troubleshooting, Exchange-based messaging, security, and server monitoring.

Specifics on Senior Microsoft Information Technology Consulting Expert Jobs


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Desktop Support Expert - San Francisco Bay Area
Progent is seeking Desktop Support Consultants to assist our customers with maintenance, break/fix and project work. This is a 1099 consulting position that will be performed at Progent's client locations 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. In addition, work closely with client's executives, management, IT group or under the direction or guidance of our senior consultant to support the customer's end users.

Specifics about Desktop Support Expert Jobs


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Senior Microsoft Computer Consulting Expert - New York Metro, Pittsburgh and Los Angeles Areas
Progent is seeking experienced Sr. Microsoft IT consulting experts in the New York metro, Pittsburgh and Los Angeles areas to assist a variety of small and midsize businesses manage IT environments based on Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008, and Microsoft Exchange 2007 to 2016. Key areas of expertise include network architecture, AD design and repair, Exchange-based email, security, and server monitoring.

Specifics on Sr. Microsoft Information Technology Consultant Jobs


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Sr. Microsoft Exchange Expert - San Francisco Bay Area, Remote
Progent is looking for a Senior Microsoft Exchange consultant to spearhead enterprise-level Microsoft Exchange planning and deployment projects. The right applicant would be a technical consultant with subject matter expertise in the area of Exchange 2007 to 2016 and Microsoft Office 365 and with a thorough understanding of Active Directory. This role demands a background in the consulting, system design, implementation and maintenance of these technologies.

Details on Sr. Exchange Expert Jobs


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Business Development Representative (BDR) - Los Angeles and New York Metro Areas
Progent is looking for a Business Development Representative to work as a senior-level sales executive who is responsible for selling Progent's extensive selection of information technology outsourcing and computer consulting, and development services. Responsibilities of the Business Development Representative include:
  • Producing and articulating key elements of consulting propositions that tie Progent's services with a customer's unique competitive requirements
  • Establishing and maintaining excellent relationships with Progent's customers
  • Providing ongoing account management and developing follow-on sales
  • Explaining rapidly changing technology

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


If you wish to apply for any position listed above, you should send your resume to jobs@progent.com. Be sure to copy the job codes of the positions that interest you.

Additional Facts About Opportunities with Us

Fulltime Jobs for Network Engineers, Computer Support Specialists,
Security Experts, and Remote Help Professionals

Progent wants to hire full-time, solutions-driven Microsoft accredited engineers with MCSE or MCP certification; Cisco certified system engineers with CCIE credentials; security professionals with CISM or comparable security certification; and advanced system architecture consultants with experience in mobile access, wireless networking, high availability, business continuity, information protection, and server virtualization. Progent also seeks professionals who can join Progent's staff of help desk service technicians and remote troubleshooting experts. In addition, Progent is looking for talented administrators who can perform productively in Progent's fast-paced, virtual office environment.

By maintaining a staff of skilled and motivated consultants, delivering attentive customer care, and offering a competitive results-based fee model, Progent has managed to increase our customer list dramatically while providing professional support to hundreds of companies in the San Francisco area and throughout the United States. A sophisticated virtual office environment, a shared knowledge database, and a team strategy for problem resolution have helped Progent to retain a skilled consulting team and a satisfied client list.

For an information technology consultant with technical support experience, joining Progent or working for our clients can expand your knowledge through cooperation with Progent's group of mutually team-oriented, talented engineers. Our commitment to delivering information technology expertise and technical help to small companies will offer you the opportunity to collaborate closely with decision makers and contribute significantly to the growth of exciting businesses.

Progent is looking for technical professionals who have recognized credentials in their special expertise. So, if you are a Microsoft consultant, you should have earned your Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer credential. In the case of Cisco consultants, have your CCIE or Cisco Certified Network Professional certificate. For network security, you should have earned you Certified Information Systems Security Professional, Certified Information Systems Auditor, CISM, or one of the other top security credentials. Naturally, Progent is aware of "paper experts". However, the fact that a certificate can not ensure expertise is no reason for not owning one. If you know your stuff, then the majority of those tests should be no challenge. The point is that if you are an expert, then customers deserve to see certifications. We will promote your skills, but you must have basic credentials for Progent to work with. In case you are strongly opposed to the concept of credentials, we can understand and respect your position, but you are probably not an appropriate candidate.

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

For over two decades, Progent's consulting engineers have provided low-cost and successful computer consulting services for companies in Northern California and across the United States. A sophisticated virtual office network, a common support database, and a team philosophy for problem resolution have helped us to build a talented staff and dramatically expand a satisfied customer base.

The Experts Group is our way to provide clients the services of specialized information technology support professionals who have advanced skills and work experience in key technologies beyond our core focus in system support and security. Experts Group consultants are often freelance contractors and occasionally "moonlighters" who have been carefully certified by Progent to collaborate with Progent's staff engineers to deliver end-to-end, enterprise-class network services to small businesses. We are continually enhancing the Experts Group to meet the special requirements of our customer base.

Our Experts Team currently provides consulting in these technologies:

  • Macintosh networking and applications
  • Expertise for Linux-based, UNIX-based, and Sun environments
  • MRP, Enterprise Resource Planning, or Customer Relationship Management consulting
  • Strategic and specialized application help
  • Chief Information Officer, business analyst, and project management services
  • Special applications design and integration
  • Web site, electronic business, Electronic Data Interchange, and customer portal design and deployment
  • DBM support and efficiency consulting
  • Business intelligence consulting
  • Telecommunications architecture support

Benefits of becoming part of Progent's Experts Group include:

  • By working with Progent, you get to take advantage of the impact of our explosive growth and excellent recognition in the industry. By maintaining a group of skilled and dedicated consultants, providing excellent client care, and practicing a strong, ROI-focused pricing structure, Progent has quadrupled our clientele over the past several years and Progent now provides professoinal support to hundreds of companies in California and throughout the United States.
  • Our experienced marketing team takes care of all facets of promoting your services and technical expertise into our quickly expanding customer base, so you expend less effort finding clients and more time generating revenue.
  • We will facilitate communications between you and Progent's key group of experienced Microsoft and Cisco qualified consultants who are the gateway to the decision makers among Progent's customers.
  • Progent's selling and administration staffs will take care of the entire selling and contracting process, from opportunity generation, job qualification, client needs definition, skills matching, project analysis proposal writing, agreement negotiation and execution. Your exclusive responsibility stays with delivering high-level consulting service.
  • We will gives you connections to our sophisticated virtual office infrastructure, offering professional conference sites in Northern California, as well as Internet and telecomm connectivity anywhere in the United States.
  • You will have access to our vast database, processes based on leading practices, library of professional documents, and the aggregate expertise from one of Northern California's largest pool of expert information technology professionals.
  • We will pass on partner-only benefits from leading vendors including Microsoft and Cisco, including free orlow-cost educational seminars, on-line access to special vendor support utilities and technical maintenance resources, and downloadable internal use software 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 fee to be part of Progent's Experts Team, but we do have the following requirements for membership:

  • You need to have a strong background as a consulting professional operating independently in your field of specialization, including at least a two year record of successful consulting projects and/or have an active customer base for whom you currently provide continuing support services.
  • You have to show that you are an expert in your field of concentration, which includes showing a long work-related record and excellent referrals, and possess up-to-date manufacturer or institutional professional certifications.
  • You should know how to present yourself in a professional manner and be self motivated and assured in your skills. You must have excellent people skills and know how to work efficiently by yourself or as a member of a team.
  • You need to be able to articulate proper expectations to customers and fellow Progent consultants and you need to be able evaluate tasks, produce task plans, and estimate realistic time lines.

Improve Your Skills with the Best Technology and
Joining a Great Team of Network Engineers

Progent's productive atmosphere will make you a more capable consulting professional by enhancing your technical skills and boosting the satisfaction of your clients. Progent makes good on this commitment by recruiting the top consulting experts for you to operate with, providing a state-of-the-art system architecture, using custom software utilities to enable the maximum level of support, and by streamlining proven business structures for attracting and maintaining clients.

The decisive factor that distinguishes Progent from ordinary network support firms is the excellence of our consulting team. Among the scores of consultants who have teamed with us, we have recruited the best expertise across a wide array of technologies. Whether it’s Microsoft Windows, Cisco switches, network security, Macintosh, Linux, server virtualization, or other vital application, we engage professionals who can help you to be effective on major projects by leveraging the aggregate skills of our group of professionals.

To ensure the success of our team, we invest significantly in making available the best tools to do the work properly. Progent will exploit information technology to an impressive extent and our advanced virtual office infrastructure enables effortless connectivity, collaboration, and knowledge sharing with other Progent team members — entirely from home-based or on-the-road offices. You don’t waste time or lose revenue with daily drives to a physical office, and all travel you do for on-site client work is based on your own time table, not ours. The most attractive benefit is that much of Progent's support services can be done off-site, representing 100% efficiency for billable hours. In practice, some of our staff do remote consulting only.

Our business structure is set up for reacting quickly and effectively to customer needs through knowledge sharing and collaborative problem resolution. Although Progent's consultants work with a high level of independence, dispatching is centralized, customer problems and solutions are meticulously monitored, recorded, and organized for convenient reference, up-to-date consultant schedules are broadcast to streamline group tasks and simplify problem escalation, and customer approval is always monitored. We reinforce the sense of cooperation via monthly team meetings and regular company-wide events.

Most of our consultants are situated across California, but Progent is attracting a quickly growing team of network experts from across the U.S. Our virtual office infrastructure eliminates geographic obstacles that restrict the productivity of conventional company structures. We enhance the package by offering a comprehensive employee care plan to ensure the health and financial security of our team members and their families.

Just as we have world-class consulting professionals, our sales and operations groups live up to the high standards that defines Progent. These top-notch factors behind our success are enabling us to identify and sign up the scores of new clients we are currently acquiring each month. We recently celebrated the providing of services to our 1,000th customer. Try typing “Cisco consultants” or “Microsoft consultants” into Google to check for yourself why Progent is also a strong marketing operation.

Having a passion for technical proficiency is a cornerstone for growth with Progent. A job in consulting will drive 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 professional support interesting. Clients rely on consultants to do the “hard stuff.” Creative projects, leading-edge implementations, vexing or entrenched issues, and tricky upgrades are the foundation for what we do every day. At Progent, you will not stall or be pigeonholed, as is sadly common for network engineers in ordinary corporate roles. You will awake every day excited about the opportunities to come.

On the way, you will meet some wonderful people, both by establishing strong customer relationships and by operating closely with other Progent team members, where you will learn from and contribute to their success. Yes, technology is important, but we are a relationship-oriented company heart and soul. If you don’t offer strong communications skills or enjoy working with a varied group of people, then we are probably not a good match.

If this seems good to you, we invite you to contact us about our view of the new paradigm of information technology consulting.

Get Quality of Life Improvements and Technical Success with
Our Advanced Virtual Office Environment

Progent is convinced that a well designed and implemented information system is a pivotal factor for accelerating any company's success, and Progent follows this belief in our own network environment. Progent has built a non-stop virtual office network that allows Progent's in-house engineers and certified contractors to deliver fast and effective support, cooperate closely on complex jobs, and experience professional and private growth from being part of an exciting business culture of personal drive and independence.
















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