One of the premiere computer consultant firms for business systems, Progent manages a full-time team of talented support professionals who concentrate on core technologies such as:

  • Microsoft Windows technology
  • Cisco Integrated Services Routers, switches, firewalls, wireless access points, plus VoIP solutions
  • Enterprise security consulting
  • Advanced network infrastructures
  • Off-site troubleshooting and network administration

Our Experts Team, which contracts freelance experts qualified and coordinated by Progent, offers exceptionally refined knowledge in a wide range of key software areas and network solutions such as:

  • Apple OS and iOS networking and application software
  • Consulting for Linux-based, UNIX-powered, and Sun systems
  • Microsoft Dynamics Manufacturing Resource Planning, Enterprise Resource Planning, or CRM expertise
  • Business Intelligence expertise for platforms including Microsoft's SQL Server BI Stack, Excel Data Analysis Tools, and Microsoft Management Reporter/FRx
  • CIO, business analyst, and project management outsourcing
  • Web-based application software development, integration, and troubleshooting
  • SQL Server and Oracle Database programming and management help
  • Microsoft Access database development, migration and training
  • Office and Microsoft Office 365 online training

Creative models for acquiring clients, providing service, establishing a dynamic working environment, and offering highly competitive compensation and benefits have allowed Progent to be one of the fastest growing and most well recognized Microsoft Gold Partners consulting companies in America and to build an international organization for delivering online network expertise. If you are a certified computer support professional or network expert with an orientation towards a client success and strong people skills, consultants will find in Progent an opportunity for adding to your professional knowledge, living a more independent career, and attaining financial success.

Learn More Information Concerning Jobs at Progent
Follow these links to find out more information concerning our work openings, company philosophy, operational environment, profit sharing structure, and benefits packages:

Full-time Work at Progent
Progent is hiring a variety of on-staff employees including experienced Microsoft MCSE computer consultants; connectivity experts who have Cisco CCIE certification; and consultants for fault-tolerant system architecture with backgrounds in mobile access, wireless integration, non-stop environments, disaster recovery planning, data preservation, and server virtualization. We are also hiring workstation support experts, remote service specialists, and CISM accredited security engineers. We are also hiring veteran managers and administrators able to operate effectively in Progent's dynamic, virtual office model. Learn more details concerning staff consulting positions at Progent by going to Full-time Positions at Progent.

Contract Opportunities with Progent
Progent contracts freelance consultants who have specialized knowledge and hands-on background in high-demand IT areas beyond Progent's main service concentration. Progent's Experts Team hires contractors who can provide consulting and development services for mission-critical applications that include Manufacturing Resource Planning, Enterprise Resource Planning, or Customer Relationship Management; have specialized expertise with popular platforms such as Linux, Macintosh, or Sun, or can provide world-class skills in areas such as telecommunications, web site design, Juniper Networks infrastructure technology, eCommerce, or Oracle DBM development and management. Freelance contractors qualified by us coordinate with our full-time engineers to deliver comprehensive IT services for small company networks. In order to find out additional details about contract jobs with our Experts Consulting Group, go to Freelance Jobs at Progent.

Ways That We Are Unique
Progent has been able to recruit the best consulting talent by being different. Providing a powerful mix of enterprising spirit, commitment to client success, utilization of advanced technology, and an independent business model that accommodates quality-of-life choices for Progent's consulting team, Progent offers a dynamic culture for talented individuals who have a desire for quickly improving their professional skills to deliver real-world benefits for a variety of organizations and technical environments. Find out more information concerning reasons we are different by visiting Reasons That Progent Is Different.

Progent's Virtual Office Work Environment
Progent's virtual office environment provides state-of-the-art technologies that allow off-site access, wireless communication, convenient access to our support databases, and instant collaboration with mobile team members to allow you to deal with business-critical network issues. Our virtual office setting enables you to focus on providing service instead of fighting commutes and helps consultants nurture lasting customer relationships by enabling you to come up with fast, effective, and affordable solutions. If you want to find out additional information about Progent's virtual office network, visit Progent virtual Office Infrastructure.

Compensation and Benefit Programs
Progent's compensation is determined by revenue sharing. What you earn is directly determined by the revenue you generate. You have the choice of focusing on life style and electing to work at a more relaxed pace, using Progent's versatile schedule to follow individual pursuits, or you can choose to make significant income by persistent work and lots of consulting time. Progent also provides complete family health care insurance plus many additional benefits. Find out more about Progent's compensation and benefit packages by referring to Progent Compensation and Benefit Programs.

Employment at Progent Questions and Answers
For replies to frequent questions about being a consultant at Progent, visit Working with Progent FAQs.

Here is a description of our available job openings:


Job Code
 
Job Description

P014

Senior Microsoft Computer Consultant - San Francisco Bay Area
Progent is seeking proven Senior Microsoft computer consultants in the San Francisco Bay Area to help a range of small organizations to manage networks powered by Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008, and Exchange 2007 through 2016. Key areas of expertise include system architecture, AD design and repair, Exchange-based email, security, and server monitoring.

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P016

Desktop Support Expert - San Francisco Bay Area
Progent is looking for Desktop Support Consultants to assist our clients with maintenance, break/fix and project work. This is a 1099 consulting position that will be performed at Progent's 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 current 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 client's end users.

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P018

Senior Microsoft Computer Consulting Expert - New York Metro, Pittsburgh and Los Angeles Areas
Progent is looking for proven Senior Microsoft computer consulting experts in the New York metro, Pittsburgh and Los Angeles areas to help a range of small and midsize businesses manage networks powered by Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008, and Exchange 2007 through 2016. Key fields of knowledge include system infrastructure, AD design and troubleshooting, Exchange-based email, security, and server monitoring.

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Expert

Senior Exchange Expert - San Francisco Bay Area, Remote
Progent is looking for a Senior Microsoft Exchange expert to lead large-scale Exchange design and implementation projects. The right applicant would be a technical consultant with mastery in the area of Microsoft Exchange 2007 to 2016 and Microsoft Office 365 and with a thorough understanding of Microsoft AD. This role would require a background in the consulting, architectural design, deployment and maintenance of these technologies.

Details about Sr. Exchange Consultant Jobs


S25

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 who is responsible for selling the company's comprehensive portfolio of information technology outsourcing and network consulting, and development services. Responsibilities of the Business Development Representative include:
  • Generating and articulating crucial components of consulting propositions that tie Progent's deliverables with a customer's unique competitive requirements
  • Maintaining good relationships with Progent's customers
  • Providing ongoing account management and generating follow-on sales
  • Maintaining an understanding of rapidly changing technology

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


If you want to ask about any job listed above, you should e-mail your resume to jobs@progent.com. Be sure to state the code numbers of the jobs of interest.

Additional Facts About Jobs at Progent

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

Progent is seeking to hire full-time, results-driven Microsoft certified consultants with Microsoft MCSE or MCSA certification; Cisco certified network consultants who have Cisco CCIE credentials; security consultants with CISA or equivalent security credentials; and advanced system architecture consultants with experience in mobile solutions, wireless connectivity, high uptime, business continuity, information protection, and server virtualization. Progent also is hiring employees who can work on our staff of help desk service technicians and remote troubleshooting professionals. Also, Progent is hiring experienced managers able to operate effectively in our fast-paced, virtual office environment.

By supporting a team of skilled and dedicated consultants, providing world-class customer care, and following a strong results-based fee model, Progent has been able to increase our customer base dramatically while providing consulting support to numerous businesses in Northern California and across the United States. A sophisticated virtual office network, a common knowledge database, and a team approach to problem solving have allowed Progent to retain a skilled staff and a satisfied customer base.

For a network consultant with technical support experience, joining Progent or helping Progent's clients will enhance your knowledge via interaction with Progent's group of highly supportive, talented consultants. Our focus on delivering network consulting and technical support to small organizations will offer you the chance to work intimately with decision makers and add significantly to the success of exciting businesses.

Progent is looking for technical professionals that have recognized certification in their technical focus. So, if you are a Microsoft expert, you must have earned your Microsoft MCSE certificate. In the case of Cisco consultants, show us your Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert or CCNP credential. For network security, you should show you CISSP, Certified Information Systems Auditor, CISM, or other leading security certifications. Of course, Progent is familiar with “paper MCSEs.” Notwithstanding, the fact that a certificate does not ensure expertise is no reason for not earning one. If you have mastered your field, then the majority of these tests should be no great difficulty. The crux of the matter is that if you call yourself an expert, then clients expect certifications. Progent will promote your talents, but you must provide standard certifications for Progent to market. In case you stand adamantly opposed to the concept of credentials, we can understand and honor your opinion, but you are likely not an appropriate candidate.

Contract Jobs for Qualified Experts for
Windows, Mac, Linux-based, and Sun Solaris Technology

For over 20 years, Progent's computer professionals have offered affordable and effective computer support services 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 collaborative philosophy for problem resolution have enabled Progent to build a talented staff and quickly grow a satisfied client base.

The Experts Group is our way to provide customers the services of specialized computer support professionals who have advanced skills and work background in important technologies outside of our core focus in network infrastructure and security. Experts Team members are often freelance engineers and occasionally "moonlighters" who are carefully qualified by us to work closely with Progent's in-house engineers to deliver comprehensive, world-class information technology solutions to small businesses. We are continually enhancing the Experts Team in order to meet the particular requirements of our clients.

Our Experts Team now offers consulting in these technologies:

  • Apple OS integration and applications
  • Expertise for Linux, UNIX, and Sun systems
  • Manufacturing Resource Planning, Enterprise Resource Planning, or Customer Relationship Management customization
  • Mission-critical and vertical program support
  • Chief Information Officer, business analyst, and project logistics outsourcing
  • Custom applications development and deployment
  • Web, electronic business, EDI, and customer portal development and deployment
  • SQL support and efficiency consulting
  • Business information consulting
  • Telecommunications architecture consulting

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

  • By working with Progent, you get to benefit from the momentum of our explosive expansion and top-notch reputation in the industry. By having a team of skilled and dedicated professionals, providing attentive client support, and following a proven, ROI-oriented pricing model, Progent has quadrupled our clientele during the past several years and Progent now delivers professoinal support to hundreds of companies in Northern California and across the U.S.
  • Progent's veteran marketing staff takes care of all aspects of promoting your skills and areas of knowledge into our quickly expanding customer base, so you expend less time signing up clients and extra time making revenue.
  • Progent will assist in communications between you and Progent's core group of expert Microsoft and Cisco certified engineers who act as the conduit to the influential managers among Progent's customers.
  • Progent's sales and operations staffs will take care of the entire selling and engagement process, from opportunity generation, job approval, customer requirements definition, skills matching, job analysis proposal generation, agreement negotiation and generation. Your exclusive focus is on providing high-level consulting service.
  • We will gives you access to Progent's sophisticated virtual office environment, offering professional conference locations in the San Francisco area, and data and voice connectivity anywhere in the United States.
  • You will have access to Progent's vast database, processes based on best practices, library of template-deliverable publications, and the shared experience from one of Northern California's largest independent groups of experienced information technology professionals.
  • We will share special benefits from top vendors including Microsoft and Cisco, including no-cost orlow-cost educational seminars, on-line access to restricted vendor troubleshooting utilities and product support resources, and on-line in-house use programs for education or demonstration purposes.
  • You will have the security of backup coverage from Progent's staff consultants and other Expert Team members in the event you are unavailable to respond to client demands due to work schedule conflicts, vacation, sickness, or training.
  • As a 1099 subcontractor to Progent, you get simplified, risk-free invoicing and consistent payment schedules. In addition, Progent is responsible for receivables collection

There is not any charge to become part of our Experts Team, but we do have the following requirements to join:

  • You need to have a strong track record as a consultant working independently in your area of specialization, including at least a two year history of successful consulting jobs and/or have your own active customer base for whom you currently provide ongoing consulting activity.
  • You need to demonstrate that you have expertise in your field of concentration, which includes having an extensive work-related record and excellent references, and have current vendor or industry professional certifications.
  • You must know how to present yourself in a professional way and be self motivated and confident in your abilities. You must have strong communications skills and know how to work successfully alone or as part of a team.
  • You must be able to communicate realistic expectations to customers and other Progent consultants and you have to know how analyze jobs, create task plans, and estimate reasonable work schedules.

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

Progent's company culture will allow you to become a better consulting professional by improving your technical skills and increasing the loyalty of your clients. Progent delivers on this commitment by attracting the top consulting experts for you to work with, offering a state-of-the-art system infrastructure, running custom software utilities to deliver the maximum level of service, and by optimizing our operational models for finding and retaining clients.

The decisive factor that separates us from most network support companies is the high quality of our consulting team. Out of the scores of consulting experts who have joined us, we have assembled the best talent covering a wide range of technologies. Be it Microsoft Windows, Cisco switches, corporate security, Mac, Linux/UNIX, VMware, or other key areas, we deploy professionals who can enable you to be successful on larger jobs by combining the collective experience of our team of professionals.

To ensure the productivity of our team, we invest significantly in making available the best technology to do the work properly. We will leverage information technology to an extraordinary extent and our advanced virtual office environment enables seamless communications, collaboration, and information exchange with other Progent team members — entirely from at-home or mobile offices. Consultants don’t throw away time or lose income with regular drives to a physical office building, and all travel you do for in-person customer work is based on your time table, not ours. The best part is that most of our consulting services can be performed off-site, representing 100% productivity for income-producing hours. In practice, some Progent staff do remote consulting only.

Progent's operations are geared towards responding quickly and effectively to client requirements via information exchange and collaborative problem resolution. Even though Progent's engineers work with a high level of freedom, dispatching is centralized, client problems and solutions are meticulously tracked, recorded, and organized for convenient reference, up-to-date engineer schedules are published to streamline team projects and simplify trouble escalation, and client approval is always evaluated. We strengthen the feeling of connection through monthly workgroup meetings and regular corporate events.

The majority of Progent's team is located across Northern California, however we are building a quickly growing team of consulting professionals from across the U.S. Progent's virtual office infrastructure eliminates regional obstacles that restrict the productivity of traditional company models. We enhance the deal by providing a comprehensive employee care plan to ensure the physical health and financial security of our employees and their families.

Not only do we have world-class consultants, Progent's marketing and administration groups live up to the high standards that defines Progent. These top-notch factors behind Progent’s growth are helping us to identify and land the 50-60 new customers we are now acquiring every month. We lately marked the delivery of services to our 1,000th client. Just type “Cisco consultants” or “Microsoft consultants” into Google to check for yourself why we are also an effective marketing operation.

Having a passion for technical excellence is a cornerstone for success with Progent. A career in consulting will push you to enhance your skills more than you would in any other job in information technology. Being exposed to a continual series of technical challenges is what makes professional support exciting. Customers rely on a consultant to do the toughest jobs. Creative projects, leading-edge implementations, puzzling or chronic problems, and difficult migrations are the basis for what we do daily. At Progent, you will not stagnate or be pigeonholed, as is all too typical for network engineers in traditional corporate jobs. You will awake every day excited about the challenges to come.

Along the way, you will meet some great people, both by establishing strong client contacts and by working closely with other Progent team members, where you will benefit from and contribute to their success. Of course, technology is important, but Progent is a relationship-oriented organization through and through. If you don’t offer excellent people skills or like cooperating with a varied assortment of people, then Progent is in all likelihood not a good match.

If all this sounds good to you, we invite you to talk to us about our view of the future of information technology consulting.

Enjoy Quality of Life Benefits and Technical Success with
Progent's Sophisticated Virtual Office Infrastructure

Progent is convinced that a well designed and executed network can be a crucial factor for enabling a firm's success, and we follow this credo in our own network infrastructure. Progent has built a fault-tolerant virtual office network that enables our staff consultants and authorized contractors to offer rapid and efficient service, collaborate easily on sophisticated jobs, and gain from career and private growth by acting as part of an exciting company culture of personal drive and freedom.
















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