One of America's premiere IT consulting firms for business systems, Progent manages a large staff of talented support experts who concentrate on core technologies including:

  • Microsoft products
  • Cisco routers, switches, firewalls, wireless access points, plus Voice over IP and VPN solutions
  • Network security analysis
  • Sophisticated connectivity architecture
  • Off-site troubleshooting and system management

Our Experts Group, which includes independent experts qualified and coordinated by Progent, offers exceptionally specialized skills in a wide variety of vital business applications and network solutions that include:

  • Apple OS and iOS integration and applications
  • Expertise for Linux-powered, UNIX-based, and Sun systems
  • Dynamics MRP, Enterprise Resource Planning, or Customer Relationship Management expertise
  • BI consulting for platforms including Microsoft's SQL Server BI Stack, Microsoft Power BI, and Crystal Reports
  • CIO, management information analyst, and project logistics services
  • Web application design, integration, and troubleshooting
  • SQL Server and Oracle DBM development and management consulting
  • Microsoft Office Access database programming, migration and troubleshooting
  • Office desktop and Microsoft Office 365 individual and group training

Innovative structures for attracting clients, delivering service, creating an efficient company culture, and providing generous compensation have enabled Progent to become one of the fastest growing and best recognized Microsoft Partners consultant companies in America and to establish a worldwide presence for providing remote IT expertise. If you are an accredited IT technician or network expert with an orientation towards a customer service and excellent people skills, consultants should consider Progent a chance for adding to your professional skills, developing a more independent career, and attaining economic success.

Find Out More Details Concerning Jobs at Progent
Follow these pages to learn additional details concerning Progent's work opportunities, company culture, work conditions, compensation model, and benefits:

Full-time Jobs at Progent
We are hiring a variety of on-staff workers including motivated Microsoft MCSE network consultants; network consultants who have Cisco certification; and consultants for fault-tolerant system architecture with backgrounds in mobile connectivity, wireless networking, non-stop systems, business continuity planning, data protection, and virtual servers. We are also hiring workstation support technicians, off-site troubleshooting specialists, and CISA or CISM accredited security engineers. We are also hiring veteran managers able to operate efficiently in our dynamic, virtual office model. Find out more information about staff professional services jobs at Progent by referring to Consulting Jobs at Progent.

Contracting Opportunities at Progent
Progent contracts independent consultants who have in-depth knowledge and working experience in high-demand IT topics beyond Progent's main technical concentration. Our Experts Team includes contractors who can provide consulting and development services for mission-critical applications such as Manufacturing Resource Planning, Enterprise Resource Planning, or Customer Relationship Management; have in-depth knowledge of non-Microsoft operating systems such as Linux, Macintosh, or Solaris, or offer world-class help in technologies like telecommunications, web site development, Juniper infrastructure technology, eCommerce, or Oracle and MySQL DBM development and administration. Independent contractors certified by Progent cooperate with Progent's in-house engineers to provide comprehensive IT services for small company networks. In order to learn additional details concerning freelance work with our Experts Consulting Group, visit Freelance Work with Progent.

Ways That Progent Is Different
We have been able to attract the top consulting experts by being unique. With a powerful mix of entrepreneurial spirit, commitment to client success, utilization of state-of-the-art technical tools, plus an independent business structure that accommodates quality-of-life choices for Progent's team members, Progent creates a stimulating setting for talented consultants who posses a desire for rapidly enhancing their technical skills to create concrete solutions for a variety of organizations and technical environments. Find out more information about reasons Progent is exceptional by going to Reasons That Progent Is Unique.

Progent's Virtual Office Network
Progent's virtual office model utilizes state-of-the-art technical tools that enable remote support, wireless connectivity, easy availability of Progent's knowledge bases, and instant collaboration with mobile colleagues to allow you to solve challenging IT issues. Our virtual office environment allows consultants to focus on delivering service instead of fighting commutes and helps you nurture successful customer relationships by permitting you to provide quick, effective, and affordable solutions. To find out more details concerning our virtual office work environment, refer to Progent virtual Office Business Model.

Compensation Model and Benefits
Our compensation is based on revenue sharing. The money you earn is directly based on the revenue you contribute. Consultants have the choice of concentrating on quality of life and choosing to consult at a more relaxed pace, utilizing Progent's versatile structure to follow individual pursuits, or you can take advantage of the chance to make considerable money through hard effort and long consulting time. Progent also offers comprehensive family health care insurance as well as many additional benefits. Find out more details concerning Progent's compensation model and benefit programs by going to Progent Compensation and Benefit Programs.

Jobs at Progent Frequently Asked Questions
To see answers to frequent enquiries concerning becoming employed by Progent, refer to Working with Progent Q&A.

This is a list of some available job openings:


Job Code
 
Description

P014

Sr. Microsoft Computer Consultant - San Francisco Bay Area
Progent is seeking experienced Sr. Microsoft computer consultants in the San Francisco Bay Area to assist a variety of small and midsize businesses to maintain networks powered by Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008, and Exchange 2007 to 2016. Key areas of expertise include system architecture, AD design and troubleshooting, Exchange-based messaging, 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 Progent's 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 required, 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 client's end users.

Details on Desktop Support Expert Job


P018

Senior Microsoft Information Technology Consultant - New York Metro, Pittsburgh and Los Angeles Areas
Progent is looking for experienced Sr. Microsoft computer consultants in the New York metro, Pittsburgh and Los Angeles areas to assist a variety of small businesses maintain IT environments based on Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008, and Microsoft Exchange 2007 through 2016. Key fields of knowledge include system infrastructure, Active Directory design and repair, Exchange-based messaging, security, and server monitoring.

Specifics about Senior Microsoft Computer Consulting Expert Job


Expert

Senior Exchange Consultant - San Francisco Bay Area, Remote
Progent is looking for a Sr. Exchange consultant to spearhead enterprise-level Exchange design and deployment projects. The ideal candidate should be a computer consultant with mastery in the area of Microsoft Exchange 2007 to 2016 and Microsoft Office 365 and with a solid grasp of Active Directory. This position would require a background in the consulting, system design, deployment and maintenance of these technologies.

Details on Sr. Exchange Expert Positions


S25

Business Development Representative - Los Angeles and New York Metro Areas
Progent is seeking a Business Development Representative to work as a senior-level sales executive responsible for selling Progent's comprehensive selection of IT outsourcing and network consulting, and development services. Responsibilities of the Business Development Representative include:
  • Producing and explaining key elements of consulting propositions that tie our services with a client's primary business needs
  • Establishing and maintaining strong relationships with Progent's customers
  • Providing continuing client management and developing follow-on sales
  • Explaining rapidly evolving technology

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


If you wish to enquire about any opening shown above, you should e-mail your background information to jobs@progent.com. Please copy the job codes of the positions that interest you.

Details Concerning Jobs with Us

Career Work for Network Consultants, Computer Service Technicians,
Security Experts, and Remote Help Professionals

Progent is seeking to hire staff-level, results-driven Microsoft accredited engineers with Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer credentials; Cisco accredited network engineers who have Cisco credentials; security consultants who have CISA or comparable security certification; and high-end system architecture consultants with experience in mobile solutions, wireless networking, fault tolerance, business continuity, data preservation, and server virtualization. Progent also is looking for employees to join our staff of helpdesk service technicians and off-site support experts. In addition, Progent is hiring talented managers able to operate productively in our fast-paced, virtual office environment.

By maintaining a team of skilled and motivated professionals, providing attentive customer care, and following a competitive value-focused fee model, Progent has been able to increase our client base rapidly while delivering professional support to hundreds of businesses in the San Francisco area and throughout the U.S. A sophisticated virtual office environment, a common information base, and a group approach to problem solving have helped Progent to retain a talented staff and a satisfied customer list.

For a network professional with troubleshooting expertise, joining Progent or working for our customers can expand your skills via cooperation with Progent's group of highly supportive, expert consultants. Progent's commitment to delivering network consulting and computer help to small organizations will offer you the chance to work closely with key players and contribute significantly to the success of exciting businesses.

Progent is looking for consultants who have verifiable certification in their special expertise. For example, if you are a Microsoft consultant, you must have your Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer credential. For Cisco consultants, show us your Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert or Cisco Certified Network Professional credential. For security, you should show you CISSP, CISA, CISM, or one of the other leading security credentials. Of course, we are aware of "paper experts". Notwithstanding, simply because a certificate does not ensure excellence is no reason for not owning one. If you know your field, then the majority of those certifications should be no great difficulty. The bottom line is that if you are a professional, then clients deserve to see certifications. Progent will promote your skills, but you must provide basic certifications for Progent to market. If you are adamantly opposed to the idea of credentials, Progent can sympathize with and respect your position, but you are probably not a good fit.

Contract Work for Qualified Application Specialists for
Windows, Macintosh, Linux-based, and Sun Technology

For over 20 years, our consulting professionals have offered affordable and effective computer support services for businesses in Northern California and throughout the United States. A sophisticated virtual office environment, a shared technical knowledge base, and a team philosophy for problem resolution have helped Progent to retain a strong staff and dramatically expand a loyal clientele.

The Experts Group is Progent's way to provide customers the help of expert information technology consulting engineers who have advanced skills and field experience in important areas outside of Progent's primary concentration in network infrastructure and security. Experts Team consultants are typically freelance engineers and occasionally "moonlighters" who are carefully certified by us to collaborate with our staff engineers to provide end-to-end, world-class information technology services to small and midsize businesses. Progent is always expanding the Experts Team to address the particular needs of our clients.

Progent's Experts Team now provides support in these areas:

  • Apple OS networking and applications
  • Consulting for Linux-based, UNIX-based, and Sun systems
  • Manufacturing Resource Planning, Enterprise Resource Planning, or Customer Relationship Management consulting
  • Mission-critical and vertical program help
  • CIO, business analyst, and project management outsourcing
  • Special applications design and integration
  • Web, electronic business, EDI, and customer portal design and integration
  • Database management and efficiency help
  • Business information expertise
  • Telecommunications architecture support

Benefits of being a member of Our Experts Team include:

  • By associating with Progent, you can take advantage of the impact of Progent's explosive expansion and excellent recognition in the marketplace. By having a team of skilled and dedicated consultants, offering attentive client care, and practicing a proven, value-focused billing model, we have multiplied our customer base during the past few years and Progent now provides consulting support to hundreds of companies in California and across the United States.
  • Progent's experienced marketing team handles all facets of promoting your skills and areas of knowledge into our quickly expanding customer base, so you spend less effort finding clients and more time making money.
  • Progent will assist in relationship building between you and our core team of expert Microsoft and Cisco certified engineers who act as the conduit to the key executives among our customers.
  • Our sales and administration staffs will manage the complete selling and engagement cycle, from lead generation, project qualification, client requirements definition, skills matching, job analysis proposal generation, contract negotiation and execution. Your exclusive responsibility is on providing top-quality consulting expertise.
  • Progent will provide you connections to our sophisticated virtual office infrastructure, offering professional meeting/work locations in Northern California, as well as Internet and telecomm access anywhere in the U.S.
  • You will have access to our extensive database, processes based on leading practices, library of template-deliverable documents, and the shared expertise from one of the country's largest independent groups of expert information technology engineers.
  • Progent will pass on partner-only benefits from leading vendors including Microsoft and Cisco, including no-cost ordiscounted educational seminars, web access to special vendor troubleshooting tools and product support resources, and downloadable in-house use software for education 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 no fee to be part of Progent's Experts Team, but Progent has these requirements for membership:

  • You should show a strong track record as a consulting professional operating independently in your field of specialization, including a minimum two year record of successful contracting jobs and/or have an active client base to whom you now provide continuing consulting services.
  • You should demonstrate that you have expertise in your area of specialization, including showing a long work-related record and strong references, and have up-to-date manufacturer or industry professional certifications.
  • You should be able to present yourself in a professional manner and be self driven and assured in your skills. You need to have strong people skills and know how to operate effectively by yourself or as a member of a team.
  • You should be able to articulate realistic expectations to clients and other Progent consultants and you have to be able scope out jobs, create task plans, and estimate realistic time lines.

Enhance Your Abilities with the Best Technology and
Joining a Great Group of Computer Engineers

Progent's work environment will make you a better consulting professional by enhancing your information technology skills and increasing the loyalty of your clients. Progent delivers on this commitment by attracting the top consulting talent for you to operate with, offering an advanced network and communications infrastructure, using proprietary application tools to enable the highest level of service, and by optimizing our operational models for finding and maintaining clients.

The main factor that differentiates us from ordinary network support firms is the high quality of our consulting team. Out of the 50 or so consultants who have joined Progent, we have assembled top talent covering a broad range of technologies. Whether it’s Microsoft servers, Cisco switches, network security, Mac, Linux/UNIX, virtual servers, or other vital technologies, we engage experts who can enable you to be successful on larger jobs by leveraging the aggregate skills of Progent's team of professionals.

To ensure the productivity of our consultants, we invest significantly in making available the best technology to do the job properly. We will exploit information technology to an extraordinary degree and our advanced virtual office infrastructure allows seamless connectivity, cooperation, and knowledge exchange with fellow Progent consultants — all from home-based or on-the-road offices. Consultants don’t throw away time or forfeit income with regular drives to a physical office building, and any travel you do for on-site customer jobs is determined by your own schedule, not Progent's. The most attractive part is that most of our support services can be performed off-site, offering 100% productivity for income-producing time. In fact, some of our staff do remote consulting exclusively.

Our operations are geared towards reacting rapidly and effectively to customer needs through information exchange and cooperative problem resolution. Although our consultants operate with a great deal of freedom, resource allocation is unified, customer problems and resolutions are carefully tracked, documented, and organized for convenient reference, current consultant schedules are published to streamline group projects and enable trouble escalation, and customer approval is continually evaluated. We strengthen the sense of cooperation through periodic workgroup conferences and regular company-wide events.

Most of Progent's team is located across California, but we are building a rapidly growing group of network experts throughout America. Our virtual office environment eliminates geographic boundaries that limit the productivity of traditional company structures. We complete the deal by offering a comprehensive employee care program to ensure the health and economic security of our employees and their relations.

Not only do we have world-class consultants, our sales and operations teams live up to the excellence that characterizes Progent. These top-notch factors behind our growth are helping us to identify and sign up the scores of new customers we are currently engaging each month. We recently marked the delivery of support to our 1,000th client. Just type “Cisco consultants” or “Microsoft consultants” into Google to see for yourself why we are also a strong sales organization.

Possessing a passion for technical proficiency is a key for success with Progent. A job in consulting will drive you to enhance your skills more than you would in any other job in network technology. Being confronted by a continual stream of network challenges is what makes professional support interesting. Customers rely on a consultant to do the toughest jobs. Innovative tasks, leading-edge implementations, vexing or chronic problems, and tricky upgrades are the foundation for our services every day. With us, you will not stall or be pigeonholed, as is all too common for network engineers in traditional corporate jobs. You will wake up every morning enthusiastic about the challenges ahead.

On the way, you will meet some wonderful people, both by establishing close client contacts and by working closely with other Progent team members, where you will benefit from and contribute to their growth. Yes, technology is vital, but Progent is a relationship-focused organization through and through. If you don’t have excellent people skills or enjoy working with a varied assortment of personalities, then we are in all likelihood not a good fit.

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

Get Quality of Life Benefits and Professional Prowess with
Our Advanced Virtual Office Infrastructure

Progent is convinced that a well designed and executed network can be a pivotal piece for accelerating a company's success, and Progent follows this philosophy in our corporate network environment. Progent has created a fault-tolerant virtual office network that enables Progent's in-house engineers and authorized contractors to deliver rapid and effective support, collaborate closely on complex jobs, and experience career and private growth by acting as a member of an exciting company culture of self motivation and freedom.
















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