Among the premiere network consultant firms for small and midsize business networks, Progent manages a full-time staff of certified service professionals who concentrate on mainstream IT areas such as:

  • Microsoft products
  • Cisco Integrated Services Routers, switches, ASA firewalls, wireless access points, plus VoIP solutions
  • Network security expertise
  • Sophisticated system architecture
  • Remote IT support and network administration

Our Experts Team, which includes independent consultants qualified and coordinated by Progent, offers exceptionally refined skills covering a wide variety of key business areas and networking solutions such as:

  • Macintosh and iOS integration and application software
  • Support for Linux, UNIX-based, and Sun environments
  • Microsoft Dynamics MRP, Enterprise Resource Planning, or Customer Relationship Management expertise
  • BI consulting for Microsoft's SQL Server BI Stack, Excel Data Analysis Tools, and Crystal Reports
  • Chief Information Officer, management information analyst, and project logistics outsourcing
  • Web-based application software development, deployment, and debugging
  • SQL Server and Oracle DBM development and management help
  • Microsoft Access database programming, migration and training
  • Microsoft Office desktop and Office 365 online training

Creative models for attracting customers, delivering support, maintaining a dynamic working environment, and offering generous compensation and benefits have allowed us to become one of the fastest expanding and most well respected Microsoft Partners consulting organizations in the U.S. and to build an international presence for providing remote IT assistance. If you are a certified computer technician or information technology consultant with an orientation towards a client success and strong communication skills, consulting professionals will find in Progent an opportunity for adding to your technical skills, living a more rewarding lifestyle, and achieving economic security.

Learn Additional Information Concerning Jobs with Progent
Check out these links to find out additional details concerning our job openings, business culture, operational environment, compensation structure, and benefits:

Full-time Jobs at Progent
Progent is seeking a range of full-time employees including motivated Microsoft MCSE network engineers; system experts who have Cisco CCIE credentials; and specialists in fault-tolerant network design with experience in mobile access, wireless networking, high-availability systems, business continuity planning, data preservation, and virtual servers. We are also hiring desktop support experts, off-site service specialists, and CISM accredited security consultants. We are also hiring experienced managers and administrators able to perform effectively in Progent's high-growth, virtual office model. Find out more details concerning full-time professional services work at Progent by going to Consulting Positions at Progent.

Contract Opportunities at Progent
Progent works with independent consultants with specialized expertise and working background in crucial IT topics beyond our main service focus. Progent's Experts Team hires independent consultants who offer consulting and development support for line-of-business solutions that include Manufacturing Resource Planning, Enterprise Resource Planning, or Customer Relationship Management; have deep knowledge of popular operating systems such as Linux derivatives, Apple OS, or Solaris, or can provide expert skills in technologies like telecommunications, web development, Juniper Networks infrastructure technology, eCommerce, or Oracle and MySQL Database programming and management. Freelance consultants qualified by us coordinate with our staff consultants to deliver comprehensive IT services for small and midsize business networks. If you want to learn additional details about contracting opportunities with Progent's Experts Team, see Freelance Opportunities at Progent.

Reasons That Progent Is Different
We have managed to attract the best professional talent by being unique. Providing an innovative blend of enterprising spirit, dedication to customer success, use of advanced technology, and an independent work model that allows for life-style choices for Progent's consulting team, Progent offers a stimulating culture for select individuals who posses a drive for quickly improving their technical skills to create concrete benefits for a range of businesses and technical environments. Learn more information concerning ways that we are different by referring to Ways That Progent Is Exceptional.

Progent's Virtual Office Network
Progent's virtual office environment utilizes state-of-the-art technologies that support off-site access, wireless connectivity, convenient access to Progent's support databases, and instant collaboration with talented colleagues to allow you to solve business-critical IT problems. Progent's virtual office network allows you to focus on providing service instead of dealing with traffic and lets consultants build lasting customer relationships by permitting you to provide fast, viable, and affordable solutions. If you want to find out more details about Progent's virtual office work environment, see Progent virtual Office Work Environment.

Compensation Model and Benefit Programs
Progent's compensation model is determined by revenue sharing. The money you earn is wholly based on the revenue you contribute. You have the choice of concentrating on life style and choosing to consult at a more relaxed pace, utilizing our flexible schedule to make time for personal pursuits, or you can choose to make considerable money by persistent work and long hours. Progent also provides comprehensive family health insurance plus numerous additional benefits. Find out more details concerning Progent's compensation and benefit programs by going to Our Compensation and Benefit Programs.

Employment at Progent Q&A
To see answers to common questions concerning becoming a consultant at Progent, refer to Working with Progent Frequently Asked Questions.

Here is a list of some present job opportunities:


Job Code
 
Job Description

P014

Sr. Microsoft Information Technology Consulting Expert - San Francisco Bay Area
Progent is looking for experienced Sr. Microsoft information technology consulting experts in the San Francisco Bay Area to assist a range of small organizations to manage IT environments based on Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008, and Microsoft Exchange 2007 through 2016. Important areas of expertise include network architecture, AD design and troubleshooting, Exchange-based email, security, and server monitoring.

More information about Senior Microsoft Computer Consulting Expert Positions


P016

Desktop Support Expert - San Francisco Bay Area
Progent is looking for Desktop Support Consultants to help our customers with maintenance, break/fix and project work. This is a 1099 consulting role 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 powered by the latest Microsoft technologies. In addition, work extensively with customer's executives, management, IT group or under the direction or guidance of our senior consultant to support the customer's end users.

More information about Desktop Engineer Job


P018

Senior Microsoft IT Consultant - New York Metro, Pittsburgh and Los Angeles Areas
Progent is seeking proven Senior Microsoft information technology consulting experts in the New York metro, Pittsburgh and Los Angeles areas to help a range of small businesses manage networks powered by Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008, and Microsoft Exchange 2007 through 2016. Key fields of expertise include system architecture, Active Directory design and repair, Exchange-based email, security, and server monitoring.

More information on Senior Microsoft IT Consultant Positions


Expert

Sr. Microsoft Exchange Expert - San Francisco Bay Area, Online
Progent is looking for a Sr. Microsoft Exchange consultant to lead large-scale Microsoft Exchange planning and implementation projects. The ideal applicant would be a computer consultant with expertise in the area of Exchange 2007 through 2016 and Office 365 and with a solid grasp of Active Directory. This role demands a background in the consulting, architectural design, implementation and support of these platforms.

Specifics on Sr. Microsoft Exchange Expert Jobs


S25

Business Development Representative (BDR) - Los Angeles and New York Metro Areas
Progent is seeking a Business Development Representative to operate as a senior sales executive who is responsible for selling Progent's broad selection of information technology outsourcing/co-sourcing and network consulting, and application development services. Activities of the Business Development Representative include:
  • Producing and articulating key components of service propositions that align Progent's deliverables with real business value
  • Maintaining excellent relationships with customers
  • Providing continuing account management and developing follow-on sales
  • Maintaining an understanding of rapidly changing technology

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


If you want to ask about any job shown above, please send your resume to jobs@progent.com. Be sure to include the job codes of the jobs of interest.

Additional Facts Concerning Jobs at Progent

Staff Jobs for Network Consultants, Desktop Support Technicians,
Security Consultants, and Online Help Professionals

Progent is seeking to find fulltime, solutions-oriented Microsoft accredited engineers with Microsoft MCSE certification; Cisco accredited network engineers with Cisco CCIE or CCNP credentials; security consultants with CISSP, CISM, or CISA or equivalent security certification; and advanced network architecture consultants with experience in mobile solutions, wireless connectivity, high availability, workplace recovery, data protection, and VMware. Progent also is looking for employees to join Progent's team of helpdesk support technicians and remote support experts. Also, Progent is looking for experienced administrators able to perform productively in Progent's fast-paced, virtual office culture.

By supporting a staff of talented and motivated professionals, delivering attentive client care, and offering a strong results-based fee model, Progent has been able to increase our client list dramatically while delivering consulting services to numerous companies in the San Francisco area and across the United States. An advanced virtual office environment, a common knowledge base, and a team approach to problem resolution have helped Progent to retain a skilled consulting team and a satisfied customer list.

For an information technology professional with troubleshooting experience, joining Progent or working for Progent's clients will enhance your knowledge via interaction with our group of highly supportive, talented engineers. Our commitment to providing information technology expertise and technical support to small organizations will give you the chance to work intimately with decision makers and contribute appreciably to the success of dynamic companies.

Progent is hiring consultants that have verifiable certification in their special expertise. For example, if you are a Microsoft expert, you should have your Microsoft MCSE certificate. In the case of Cisco experts, have your CCIE or CCNP certificate. For network security, you should have earned you CISSP, Certified Information Systems Auditor, CISM, or one of the other leading security credentials. Of course, Progent is aware of “paper MCSEs.” However, simply because a certificate can not ensure excellence is no excuse for not earning one. If you have mastered your field, then the majority of those tests should be no challenge. The bottom line is that if you are an expert, then clients deserve to see credentials. We can broadcast your skills, but you must provide a baseline of certifications for Progent to market. If you are adamantly opposed to the concept of certifications, Progent can sympathize with and respect your position, but you are likely not a good fit.

Freelance Jobs for Qualified Application Specialists for
Windows, Mac, Linux/UNIX, and Sun Solaris Technology

For over two decades, Progent's computer engineers have provided low-cost and effective computer consulting expertise for businesses in Northern California and throughout the United States. A sophisticated virtual office environment, a common technical knowledge base, and a team approach to problem solving have enabled Progent to build a talented staff and quickly grow a loyal clientele.

The Experts Group is our way to provide customers the help of expert computer consulting professionals who have in-depth skills and work experience in key areas beyond Progent's core concentration in network support and security. Experts Group consultants are typically independent contractors and sometimes "moonlighters" who have been thoroughly certified by us to collaborate with Progent's in-house consultants to provide comprehensive, enterprise-class information technology services to small and midsize businesses. Progent is always enhancing our Experts Team in order to meet the special needs of our clients.

Progent's Experts Group now provides support in these technologies:

  • Macintosh networking and programs
  • Consulting for Linux-powered, UNIX-based, and Sun Solaris environments
  • MRP, Enterprise Resource Planning, or CRM customization
  • Line-of-business and specialized application help
  • CIO, business analyst, and project management services
  • Custom program design and integration
  • Web, electronic business, Electronic Data Interchange, and client information portal development and integration
  • DBM management and efficiency help
  • Business intelligence expertise
  • Telecom architecture support

Benefits of becoming a member of Progent's Experts Group include:

  • By working with Progent, you can benefit from the impact of Progent's dramatic growth and top-notch reputation in the marketplace. By maintaining a team of skilled and committed professionals, offering excellent customer care, and practicing a strong, value-focused billing model, Progent has quadrupled our customer base during the past several years and Progent currently delivers professoinal support to hundreds of businesses in California and across the U.S.
  • Progent's experienced marketing team takes care of all aspects of marketing your services and technical knowledge into our rapidly growing customer base, so you expend less effort finding customers and extra time generating money.
  • Progent will facilitate communications between you and Progent's core team of experienced Microsoft and Cisco qualified consultants who act as the gateway to the key executives among Progent's customers.
  • Progent's selling and operations groups will take care of the complete selling and contracting process, from opportunity generation, project approval, customer needs description, skills matching, job scoping proposal generation, contract negotiation and generation. Your exclusive focus stays with providing top-quality consulting service.
  • Progent will provide you access to Progent's sophisticated virtual office environment, including professional conference locations throughout Northern California, as well as data and voice access anywhere in the United States.
  • You will have access to our extensive database, procedures based on best practices, library of template-deliverable documents, and the shared expertise from one of the country's largest independent groups of expert network engineers.
  • Progent will pass on partner-only benefits from leading vendors such as Microsoft and Cisco, including free orlow-cost training classes, web connections to special vendor support utilities and product maintenance resources, and on-line in-house use software for training 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 charge to become part of our Experts Team, but Progent has the following requirements for membership:

  • You must have a proven track record as a consulting professional working independently in your area of specialization, including at least a two year record of successful consulting jobs and/or have your own active customer base to whom you currently deliver ongoing support activity.
  • You have to show that you are an expert in your field of concentration, which includes having an extensive work-related history and excellent referrals, and have current vendor and/or industry professional qualifications.
  • You have to be able to carry yourself in a professional way and be self motivated and confident in your abilities. You need to have excellent inter-personal skills and be able to operate effectively alone or as a member of a team.
  • You must know how to explain realistic expectations to clients and fellow Progent consultants and you have to know how analyze jobs, create project plans, and estimate realistic work schedules.

Enhance Your Abilities with Advanced Technology and
Working with a Great Group of Computer Consultants

Progent's company culture will make you a better consultant by enhancing your information technology skills and increasing the loyalty of your clients. Progent makes good on this commitment by attracting the best consulting experts for you to operate with, offering a state-of-the-art network and communications infrastructure, running proprietary application utilities to deliver the highest quality of support, and by streamlining proven operational models for finding and maintaining customers.

The most important factor that distinguishes us from other consulting firms is the high caliber of our consulting team. Among the 50 or so consulting experts who have joined us, we have assembled top expertise covering a wide range of technical areas. Whether it’s Microsoft servers, Cisco switches, network security, Apple, Linux, server virtualization, or other crucial application, we deploy professionals who can help you to be effective on major jobs by leveraging the aggregate experience of our group of experts.

To promote the success of Progent's consultants, we invest heavily in making available the most powerful tools to perform the job efficiently. We will leverage technology to an extraordinary degree and our advanced virtual office environment enables effortless communications, cooperation, and knowledge sharing with fellow Progent consultants — all from at-home or mobile offices. You don’t waste time or lose revenue because of regular commutes to a conventional office, and all travel you do for on-site client jobs is determined by your time table, not ours. The most attractive benefit is that most of our support work can be performed remotely, representing 100% productivity for billable hours. In fact, some of our team members do off-site consulting exclusively.

Our operations are geared towards responding rapidly and effectively to client requirements via information sharing and cooperative problem resolution. Even though Progent's engineers operate with a great deal of independence, resource allocation is unified, client problems and resolutions are meticulously tracked, recorded, and archived for easy reference, up-to-date engineer availability is published to facilitate team projects and enable trouble escalation, and customer approval is continually monitored. We strengthen the sense of connection via periodic workgroup conferences and quarterly company-wide events.

Most of Progent's team is situated throughout Northern California, but Progent is attracting a rapidly growing group of network experts throughout America. Our virtual office environment does away with geographic boundaries that limit the productivity of conventional business models. We complete the deal by offering a full employee care plan to ensure the physical health and economic security of our employees and their families.

Not only do we have world-class consulting professionals, our sales and operations groups match the excellence that defines Progent. These top-notch factors behind our growth are helping us to identify and land the 50-60 new clients we are now acquiring each month. Progent recently celebrated the providing of services to our 1,000th customer. Try typing “Cisco consultants” or “Microsoft consultants” into Google to see for yourself why we are also an effective marketing organization.

Possessing a passion for technical excellence is a key for success with us. A job in consulting will push you to learn more than you would in any other position in information technology. Being confronted by a continual stream of technical challenges is what makes consulting exciting. Customers choose consulting firms to do the “hard stuff.” Innovative projects, leading-edge deployments, puzzling or entrenched problems, and tricky migrations are the basis for our services daily. At Progent, you will not stagnate or be narrowly defined, as is sadly common for network engineers in ordinary corporate jobs. You will awake every morning enthusiastic about the challenges to come.

On the way, you will meet some great people, both by establishing close client relationships and by working closely with other Progent consultants, where you will learn from and contribute to their growth. Yes, technology is important, but Progent is a relationship-oriented organization from top to bottom. If you do not have strong communications skills or enjoy cooperating with a diverse assortment of personalities, then we are probably a poor match.

If all this seems good to you, we invite you to talk to Progent about our vision of the future of network consulting.

Get Quality of Life Benefits and Technical Prowess with
Our Advanced Virtual Office Environment

Progent believes that a well architected and implemented information system can be a pivotal piece for enabling any firm's success, and Progent follows this belief in our own network environment. Progent has created a fault-tolerant virtual office infrastructure that allows Progent's staff consultants and certified contractors to offer fast and effective support, collaborate closely on complex jobs, and gain from professional and personal maturity from being part of a dynamic business ethos of self motivation and freedom.
















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