One of America's top network consulting companies for business systems, Progent maintains a full-time staff of certified support professionals who focus on core IT areas including:

  • Microsoft Windows products
  • Cisco Integrated Services Routers, switches, ASA firewalls, wireless APs, plus VoIP solutions
  • Network security consulting
  • Advanced system infrastructures
  • Remote troubleshooting and network administration

Progent's Experts Team, which includes freelance consultants qualified and coordinated by Progent, offers highly refined skills covering a broad range of vital business applications and networking technologies such as:

  • Apple OS and iOS integration and applications
  • Expertise for Linux-based, UNIX, and Sun Solaris systems
  • Dynamics MRP, Enterprise Resource Planning, or Customer Relationship Management customization
  • Business Intelligence consulting for Microsoft's SQL Server BI Stack, Microsoft Power BI, and Microsoft Management Reporter/FRx
  • Chief Information Officer, business analyst, and project management outsourcing
  • Web-based app design, integration, and debugging
  • SQL Server and Oracle Database programming and management help
  • Microsoft Office Access database development, migration and troubleshooting
  • Office desktop and Office 365 custom training

Innovative structures for finding customers, providing service, maintaining an efficient company culture, and offering generous compensation and benefits have enabled Progent to become one of the most rapidly expanding and most well recognized Microsoft Partners consulting organizations in the U.S. and to establish a worldwide organization for delivering online network expertise. If you are a certified IT support professional or information technology expert with a focus on a customer success and strong people skills, you will find in Progent a chance for enhancing your technical skills, living a more independent career, and attaining financial success.

Learn Additional Information Concerning Jobs with Progent
Check out these pages to find out more information concerning Progent's job opportunities, company philosophy, work conditions, profit sharing model, and benefits packages:

Full-time Positions at Progent
We are looking for a variety of full-time employees such as motivated Microsoft MCSE and MCSA network consultants; network consultants with Cisco CCIE, CCNP, or CCNA certification; and specialists in advanced system architecture with backgrounds in mobile access, wireless integration, non-stop environments, business continuity planning, data preservation, and VMware technology. We are also seeking workstation support technicians, off-site service professionals, and CISM or CISSP certified security engineers. Progent is also seeking experienced managers who can operate effectively in Progent's high-growth, virtual office environment. Find out more information about full-time professional services jobs at Progent by referring to Full-time Careers at Progent.

Freelance Jobs with Progent
Progent contracts freelance professionals who have specialized knowledge and working background in crucial information technology topics beyond Progent's main service concentration. Our Experts Team hires independent consultants who can provide advice and programming services for line-of-business applications that include MRP, Enterprise Resource Planning, or Customer Relationship Management; have deep expertise with popular platforms such as Linux derivatives, Apple OS, or Sun, or can provide expert skills in areas like telecom, web site development, Juniper products, web commerce, or Oracle and MySQL Database development and administration. Freelance contractors certified by us coordinate with Progent's staff professionals to provide comprehensive solutions for small and midsize business networks. To find out more information concerning contracting opportunities with Progent's Experts Team, refer to Contracting Work with Progent.

How Progent Is Exceptional
We have been able to recruit the top professional talent by being different. Providing a powerful mix of enterprising drive, insistence on client success, utilization of state-of-the-art technical tools, plus a flexible business structure that offers quality-of-life choices for our consulting team, Progent offers a dynamic culture for select individuals who have a desire for quickly improving their technical abilities to create real-world benefits for a range of businesses and technical environments. Find out more information concerning reasons Progent is different by referring to Reasons That We Are Exceptional.

Our Virtual Office Work Environment
Progent's virtual office model utilizes state-of-the-art technologies that allow remote support, wireless communication, easy access to Progent's support databases, and instant collaboration with talented team members to allow you to resolve challenging IT issues. Progent's virtual office structure enables you to concentrate on providing service rather than fighting traffic and helps you establish successful customer relationships by enabling you to provide fast, viable, and cost-effective solutions. To find out additional details about Progent's virtual office business model, refer to Progent virtual Office Work Environment.

Compensation and Benefit Packages
Our compensation model is determined by revenue sharing. The money you make is wholly determined by the revenue you generate. You have the option of concentrating on quality of life and electing to consult at a more relaxed pace, utilizing our versatile schedule to make time for individual enthusiasms, or you can choose to make significant money through hard work and long consulting time. Progent also offers comprehensive family health insurance plus numerous other benefits. Find out more details concerning our compensation model and benefits by referring to Our Compensation and Benefit Packages.

Employment at Progent FAQs
For replies to common questions about becoming a consultant at Progent, visit Jobs at Progent FAQs.

Below is a description of our current job openings:


Job Code
 
Job Description

P014

Senior Microsoft Information Technology Consulting Expert - San Francisco Bay Area
Progent is seeking experienced Sr. Microsoft computer consulting experts in the San Francisco Bay Area to help a variety of small and midsize organizations to maintain IT environments powered by Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008, and Exchange 2007 through 2016. Key fields of knowledge include system architecture, Active Directory design and repair, Exchange-based email, security, and server monitoring.

Specifics on Sr. Microsoft IT Consultant Jobs


P016

Desktop Engineer - San Francisco Bay Area
Progent is looking for Desktop Support Experts to assist Progent's clients with maintenance, break/fix and project work. This is a 1099 consulting position that will be performed at Progent's customer locations 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 the latest Microsoft technologies. Also, work closely with client's executives, management, IT staff or under the direction or guidance of our senior consultant to support the customer's end users.

Details on Desktop Support Expert Positions


P018

Senior Microsoft IT Consultant - New York Metro, Pittsburgh and Los Angeles Areas
Progent is seeking proven Sr. Microsoft IT consultants in the New York metro, Pittsburgh and Los Angeles areas to help a variety of small businesses maintain IT environments powered by Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008, and Microsoft Exchange 2007 to 2016. Important fields of knowledge include network architecture, AD design and troubleshooting, Exchange-based messaging, security, and server monitoring.

More information on Sr. Microsoft Information Technology Consultant Positions


Expert

Senior Microsoft Exchange Consultant - San Francisco Bay Area, Remote
Progent is seeking a Sr. Exchange consultant to lead enterprise-level Microsoft Exchange design and deployment projects. The right applicant would be a technical consultant with mastery in the area of Microsoft Exchange 2007 through 2016 and Microsoft Office 365 and with a solid understanding of Active Directory. This role would require experience in the consulting, system design, deployment and maintenance of these platforms.

More information on Senior Microsoft Exchange Consultant Positions


S25

Business Development Representative - Los Angeles and New York Metro Areas
Progent is looking for a Business Development Representative (BDR) to operate as a senior sales executive who is responsible for selling the company's comprehensive portfolio of IT outsourcing and computer consulting, and application development services. Responsibilities of the Business Development Representative include:
  • Producing and explaining key components of service proposals which align Progent's services with a client's primary business needs
  • Maintaining excellent relationships with Progent's customers
  • Providing continuing client management and generating follow-on engagements
  • Maintaining an understanding of continually evolving technology

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


If you wish to apply for any position shown above, you should e-mail your resume to jobs@progent.com. Be sure to state the job codes of the jobs that interest you.

Additional Facts Concerning Jobs with Us

Fulltime Work for Network Consultants, Desktop Support Specialists,
Security Experts, and Remote Support Professionals

Progent is seeking to hire staff-level, solutions-driven Microsoft certified engineers with Microsoft MCSE, MCSA, or MCP certification; Cisco certified system engineers with CCIE certification; security consultants with CISSP, CISM, or CISA or equivalent security credentials; and high-end system design consultants with a background in mobile solutions, wireless networking, fault tolerance, workplace recovery, data protection, and VMware. Progent also is looking for professionals who can join Progent's team of help desk service technicians and remote troubleshooting experts. In addition, We are hiring talented managers who can perform productively in our high-growth, virtual office culture.

By maintaining a team of talented and dedicated consultants, providing world-class customer care, and following a strong value-focused pricing structure, Progent has been able to increase our customer base rapidly while providing consulting support to hundreds of businesses in Northern California and across the United States. An advanced virtual office environment, a shared knowledge database, and a team approach to problem resolution have helped Progent to maintain a skilled consulting team and a satisfied customer base.

If you are an information technology consultant with technical support experience, teaming with Progent or helping our clients can expand your skills through interaction with our staff of highly team-oriented, expert engineers. Progent's commitment to delivering network expertise and technical help to small and midsize companies will offer you the chance to collaborate closely with key players and add appreciably to the growth of dynamic companies.

We are hiring technical professionals that have recognized certification related to their technical focus. So, if you are a Microsoft expert, you must have your Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer certificate. For Cisco experts, have your Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert or Cisco Certified Network Professional credential. For network security, you should have earned you Certified Information Systems Security Professional, CISA, Certified Information Security Manager, or one of the other leading security certifications. Naturally, we are aware of "paper experts". Notwithstanding, the fact that a credential can not guarantee expertise is no justification for not owning one. If you know your field, then the majority of those tests should present no challenge. The crux of the matter is that if you are an expert, then clients deserve to see credentials. We will broadcast your skills, but you should provide a baseline of credentials for Progent to work with. In case you stand adamantly opposed to the idea of credentials, we can understand and honor your opinion, but you are probably not a good fit.

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

For over two decades, our computer professionals have provided low-cost and successful network consulting services for small businesses in the San Francisco Bay Area and throughout the United States. An advanced virtual office network, a common technical knowledge base, and a collaborative philosophy for problem resolution have enabled Progent to build a strong consulting group and quickly expand a satisfied clientele.

The Experts Team is Progent's way to provide customers the services of specialized information technology consulting professionals who have advanced knowledge and work background in key areas outside of Progent's core concentration in system infrastructure and security. Experts Team consultants are often freelance engineers and occasionally "moonlighters" who are thoroughly certified by us to work closely with Progent's in-house consultants to deliver end-to-end, world-class information technology solutions to small companies. We are continually enhancing our Experts Team in order to address the particular needs of our customer base.

Progent's Experts Team now provides consulting in these technologies:

  • Macintosh integration and applications
  • Expertise for Linux-based, UNIX-powered, and Sun Solaris environments
  • MRP, Enterprise Resource Planning, or Customer Relationship Management consulting
  • Mission-critical and vertical application support
  • Chief Information Officer, management information analyst, and project management services
  • Custom program development and deployment
  • Web site, electronic business, Electronic Data Interchange, and client portal design and integration
  • Database management and performance help
  • Management information consulting
  • Telecommunications architecture consulting

Advantages of being part of Our Experts Team include:

  • By working with us, you get to benefit from the impact of our explosive expansion and excellent recognition in the marketplace. By maintaining a team of skilled and committed professionals, offering attentive client care, and following a proven, ROI-focused billing structure, we have quadrupled our customer base during the past few years and Progent now delivers consulting support to hundreds of businesses in California and across the United States.
  • Progent's experienced marketing staff handles all facets of marketing your services and areas of expertise into our rapidly growing client base, so you spend less effort signing up clients and more time generating revenue.
  • Progent will facilitate relationship building between you and Progent's key group of experienced Microsoft and Cisco qualified engineers who act as the gateway to the influential managers among Progent's customers.
  • Progent's sales and operations teams will manage the entire sales and engagement process, from lead identification, job approval, client requirements definition, capabilities matching, project analysis proposal generation, agreement negotiation and execution. Your entire responsibility stays with providing high-level consulting expertise.
  • We will provide you access to our sophisticated virtual office environment, offering convenient conference locations throughout the San Francisco area, and Internet and telecomm connectivity anywhere in the U.S.
  • You will have the benefit of Progent's extensive database, procedures based on leading practices, library of template-deliverable publications, and the shared experience from one of the country's largest pool of experienced consulting professionals.
  • We will share special benefits from top technology companies including Microsoft and Cisco, including free orlow-cost educational seminars, on-line access to special vendor support tools and product maintenance resources, and downloadable in-house use software for education or sales use.
  • You will have the security of backup coverage from Progent's staff consultants and other Expert Team members in the event you are unavailable to respond to client demands due to work schedule conflicts, vacation, sickness, or training.
  • As a 1099 subcontractor to Progent, you get simplified, risk-free invoicing and consistent payment schedules. In addition, Progent is responsible for receivables collection

There is no fee to be part of Progent's Experts Group, but we do have these qualifications for membership:

  • You must have a proven background as a consultant operating on your own in your field of expertise, including a minimum two year record of completed consulting jobs and/or have an active client base for whom you currently provide continuing consulting services.
  • You should show that you have expertise in your area of specialization, which includes showing a long work-related record and excellent referrals, and have current manufacturer and/or industry professional qualifications.
  • You must know how to carry yourself in a professional manner and be self motivated and assured in your abilities. You should have strong inter-personal skills and be able to work successfully by yourself or as part of a group.
  • You have to know how to articulate proper goals to clients and other Progent team members and you have to know how analyze tasks, produce task plans, and define reasonable time lines.

Enhance Your Skills with Advanced Technology and
Working with the Top Team of Computer Engineers

Progent's company culture will make you a more capable professional by enhancing your technical skills and increasing the satisfaction of your clients. Progent delivers on this commitment by attracting the best consulting experts for you to operate with, providing a state-of-the-art network and communications infrastructure, using custom software tools to deliver the maximum quality of support, and by optimizing proven operational structures for attracting and maintaining clients.

The decisive factor that separates Progent from ordinary network support companies is the high caliber of our service staff. Out of the scores of consultants who have joined Progent, we have recruited top expertise across a wide range of technical areas. Be it Microsoft servers, Cisco firewalls, corporate security, Mac, Linux, virtual servers, or other key areas, we engage professionals who can enable you to be effective on major projects by leveraging the aggregate experience of our group of experts.

To ensure the productivity of Progent's team, we invest significantly in providing the best technology to do the job efficiently. We will exploit information technology to an impressive degree and our state-of-the-art virtual office infrastructure enables effortless communications, collaboration, and knowledge exchange with other Progent team members — all from home-based or on-the-road offices. Consultants don’t waste time or lose income with daily commutes to a conventional office building, and any travel you do for on-site customer work is based on your time table, not ours. The best part is that much of our support services can be performed remotely, offering 100% efficiency for billable hours. In practice, some of our team members do off-site support only.

Progent's business structure is set up for responding quickly and efficiently to customer requirements through knowledge sharing and cooperative problem solving. Even though our consultants work with a high level of independence, dispatching is centralized, customer problems and resolutions are carefully monitored, recorded, and organized for convenient retrieval, current consultant schedules are broadcast to streamline team projects and enable problem escalation, and client satisfaction is continually monitored. We strengthen the feeling of connection via monthly team conferences and regular corporate events.

Most of our team is situated across California, but we are building a rapidly growing team of network experts from across the United States. Our virtual office infrastructure does away with regional boundaries that restrict the efficiency of conventional business models. We complete the deal by providing a full employee care program to promote the physical health and financial security of our employees and their families.

Just as we have awesome consulting professionals, Progent's marketing and operations groups live up to the high standards that characterizes Progent. These high-performance contributors to our growth are helping us to identify and sign up the scores of new customers we are now engaging every month. We recently marked the delivery of services to our 1,000th client. Try typing “Cisco consultants” or “Microsoft consultants” into Google to see for yourself why we are also an effective sales organization.

Having a passion for technical proficiency is a key for success with Progent. A career in consulting will push you to learn more than is possible in any other job in network technology. Being exposed to a continual series of network challenges is what makes consulting exciting. Customers choose a consultant to perform the “hard stuff.” Creative tasks, advanced implementations, puzzling or chronic issues, and difficult migrations are the basis for what we do daily. With us, you will not stall or be pigeonholed, as is all too common for computer engineers in ordinary corporate jobs. You will wake up every morning excited about the opportunities ahead.

Along the way, you will work with some wonderful folks, both by building strong customer contacts and by operating in conjunction with other Progent consultants, where you will benefit from and add to their growth. Yes, technology is important, but Progent is a relationship-oriented company heart and soul. If you don’t have strong communications skills or like working with a diverse assortment of personalities, then Progent is probably a poor match.

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

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

Progent believes that a carefully architected and implemented information system is a crucial piece for accelerating a company's growth, and we follow this credo in our own network infrastructure. We have built a zero-downtime virtual office infrastructure that enables Progent's in-house engineers and certified contractors to deliver rapid and efficient support, cooperate closely on sophisticated projects, and gain from career and personal growth by acting as a member of a dynamic company culture of self motivation and freedom.
















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