One of the top computer consulting companies for small and midsize business systems, Progent maintains a full-time team of talented support experts who concentrate on core technologies including:

  • Microsoft Windows products
  • Cisco routers, Catalyst and Nexus switches, firewalls, wireless APs, plus VoIP solutions
  • Network security expertise
  • Advanced system architecture
  • Remote IT support and system management

Progent's Experts Group, which includes independent experts certified and managed by Progent, offers highly refined skills covering a wide variety of key business areas and network solutions that include:

  • Apple OS and iOS networking and applications
  • Expertise for Linux-powered, UNIX-powered, and Sun Solaris systems
  • Dynamics MRP, Enterprise Resource Planning, or Customer Relationship Management customization
  • BI expertise for platforms including SQL Server BI Stack, Power BI, and Crystal Reports
  • CIO, business analyst, and project management outsourcing
  • Web-based application design, deployment, and troubleshooting
  • SQL Server, MySQL and Oracle Database programming and DBA consulting
  • Microsoft Office Access database application development, enhancement and troubleshooting
  • Office and Office 365 online training

Creative models for finding clients, delivering service, establishing a dynamic working environment, and offering generous compensation and benefits have allowed Progent to become among the fastest expanding and most well recognized Microsoft Gold Partners consulting organizations in America and to build a worldwide organization for providing remote network assistance. If you are a certified computer support professional or information technology consultant with an orientation towards a customer success and excellent people skills, consultants should consider Progent an opportunity for increasing your professional knowledge, living a more rewarding lifestyle, and achieving economic success.

Learn More Details Concerning Working with Progent
Check out these pages to find out more information concerning Progent's job opportunities, business philosophy, work conditions, compensation model, and benefits:

Consulting Work at Progent
We are hiring a range of on-staff professionals including solutions-driven Microsoft MCSE computer engineers; connectivity experts who have Cisco CCIE or CCNP credentials; and consultants for advanced system design with experience in mobile connectivity, wireless networking, high-availability environments, disaster recovery solutions, data protection, and virtual servers. Progent is also hiring desktop support experts, off-site service professionals, and CISA or CISM certified security professionals. Progent is also hiring veteran managers and administrators who can perform efficiently in Progent's high-growth, virtual office model. Learn additional details about full-time consulting jobs at Progent by referring to Full-time Work at Progent.

Contracting Opportunities with Progent
Progent works with independent professionals who have proven knowledge and working experience in important information technology topics outside Progent's main technical concentration. Our Experts Team employs freelance consultants who offer consulting and development services for mission-critical applications such as Manufacturing Resource Planning, Enterprise Resource Planning, or Customer Relationship Management; have deep knowledge of non-Microsoft platforms such as Linux derivatives, Macintosh, or Sun, or can provide expert skills in areas like telecommunications, web site design, Juniper Networks infrastructure technology, web commerce, or Oracle DBM programming and administration. Freelance contractors certified by us cooperate with Progent's staff consultants to provide comprehensive IT services for small and midsize business networks. To learn more information about contract work with our Experts Consulting Group, visit Contracting Work at Progent.

Reasons That Progent Is Exceptional
We have managed to recruit the top professional talent by being unique. With an innovative blend of entrepreneurial drive, commitment to customer satisfaction, use of state-of-the-art technical tools, plus an independent business structure that accommodates life-style options for our consulting team, Progent offers a dynamic culture for select consultants who posses a desire for quickly enhancing their technical abilities to deliver real-world solutions for a range of organizations and network environments. Find out additional details about ways that we are different by referring to Ways That We Are Exceptional.

Our Virtual Office Network
Our virtual office environment uses sophisticated technical tools that support off-site support, wireless connectivity, easy access to our support databases, and instant collaboration with mobile team members to help you to handle challenging network problems. Progent's virtual office structure allows you to focus on delivering service rather than dealing with traffic and helps consultants build successful customer relationships by permitting you to provide quick, viable, and cost-effective solutions. In order to learn more information about Progent's virtual office infrastructure, go to Progent virtual Office Network.

Compensation Model and Benefit Packages
Progent's compensation model is determined by revenue sharing. The money you make is wholly based on what you generate. Consultants have the option of focusing on life style and choosing to work at a more relaxed pace, using our versatile structure to make time for individual pursuits, or you can use the opportunity to make considerable income by hard work and lots of hours. Progent also provides full family health care insurance as well as numerous additional benefits. Learn more about our compensation and benefit programs by visiting Our Compensation Model and Benefits.

Working with Progent Q&A
For answers to popular enquiries about being employed by Progent, go to Consulting at Progent FAQs.

Here is a description of some available job openings:


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P014

Senior Microsoft IT Consulting Expert - San Francisco Bay Area
Progent is seeking experienced Sr. Microsoft information technology consultants in the San Francisco Bay Area to help a range of small and midsize businesses to manage networks powered by Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008, and Exchange 2007 through 2016. Important areas of knowledge include network infrastructure, AD design and repair, Exchange-based email, security, and server monitoring.

Specifics about Sr. Microsoft Information Technology Consulting Expert Job


P016

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

Details on Desktop Engineer Job


P018

Sr. Microsoft IT Consulting Expert - New York Metro, Pittsburgh and Los Angeles Areas
Progent is looking for proven Senior Microsoft information technology consulting experts in the New York metro, Pittsburgh and Los Angeles areas to assist a variety of small organizations maintain networks based on Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008, and Exchange 2007 through 2016. Important fields of knowledge include system architecture, Active Directory design and repair, Exchange-based messaging, security, and server monitoring.

More information about Senior Microsoft Information Technology Consulting Expert Jobs


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Senior Microsoft Exchange Consultant - San Francisco Bay Area, Online
Progent is looking for a Sr. Exchange expert to spearhead enterprise-level Exchange planning and deployment initiatives. The right applicant would be a technical consultant with mastery in the area of Microsoft Exchange 2007 to 2016 and Exchange Online and with a thorough understanding of Active Directory. This position demands a background in the consulting, architectural design, deployment and support of these platforms.

More information on Senior Microsoft Exchange Consultant Jobs


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Business Development Representative (BDR) - Los Angeles and New York Metro Areas
Progent is looking for a Business Development Representative (BDR) to operate as a senior-level sales executive responsible for selling Progent's extensive selection of information technology outsourcing and network consulting, and development services. Activities of the Business Development Representative include:
  • Producing and explaining crucial components of engagement proposals which tie Progent's services with a customer's unique competitive requirements
  • Establishing and maintaining strong relationships with clients
  • Providing ongoing client management and generating follow-on sales
  • Maintaining an understanding of rapidly changing technology

Specifics about Business Development Representative Job - Los Angeles and New York Metro Areas


If you would like to enquire about any opening listed above, please send your background information to jobs@progent.com. Be sure to include the job codes of the jobs of interest.

More Information Concerning Jobs with Us

Career Jobs for Network Consultants, Computer Support Specialists,
Security Experts, and Online Support Professionals

Progent wants to find full-time, solutions-driven Microsoft certified consultants with Microsoft MCSE, MCSA, or MCP credentials; Cisco certified network engineers with CCIE certification; security professionals who have CISSP, CISM, or CISA or comparable security certification; and advanced network architecture consultants with a background in mobile solutions, wireless connectivity, service continuity, disaster recovery, information protection, and VMware. Progent also is looking for professionals who can join our staff of desktop service technicians and off-site support experts. In addition, We are seeking experienced managers who can perform effectively in our high-growth, virtual office environment.

By supporting a staff of talented and dedicated consultants, delivering attentive customer services, and offering a competitive results-focused pricing model, We have managed to expand our customer base rapidly while providing consulting support to numerous businesses in the San Francisco area and across the U.S. A sophisticated virtual office network, a shared knowledge database, and a team strategy for problem solving have helped Progent to retain a skilled staff and a satisfied customer base.

If you are a network professional with troubleshooting expertise, joining Progent or helping Progent's clients will enhance your skills through interaction with our staff of highly supportive, talented engineers. Our focus on delivering information technology consulting and technical support to small and midsize organizations will give you the opportunity to work closely with key players and add appreciably to the success of dynamic companies.

Progent is looking for technical professionals that can show verifiable credentials in their technical expertise. So, if you are a Microsoft consultant, you must have earned your Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer certificate. For Cisco professionals, have your CCIE or Cisco Certified Network Professional credential. For network security, you should show you Certified Information Systems Security Professional, CISA, CISM, or other top security certifications. Of course, we are aware of "paper experts". Nevertheless, simply because a credential does not ensure excellence is no excuse for not earning one. If you have mastered your stuff, then most of those certifications should pose no great difficulty. The crux of the matter is that if you are a professional, then customers deserve to see certifications. We will broadcast your skills, but you should provide a baseline of certifications for us to market. In case you happen to be adamantly opposed to the concept of credentials, we can sympathize with and honor your opinion, but you are likely not an appropriate candidate.

Freelance Work for Certified Application Specialists for
Windows, Mac, Linux, and Sun Solaris Technology

For over 20 years, our information technology professionals have provided low-cost and effective network support services for businesses in the San Francisco Bay Area and across the U.S. A sophisticated virtual office environment, a common support database, and a team approach to problem solving have enabled Progent to build a talented consulting group and dramatically expand a satisfied client base.

The Experts Team is our way to provide customers the services of specialized information technology consulting engineers who have in-depth knowledge and field experience in key technologies beyond our core focus in network infrastructure and security. Experts Group members are typically independent contractors and sometimes "moonlighters" who have been carefully qualified by us to collaborate with Progent's in-house engineers to provide comprehensive, world-class information technology services to small businesses. We are always expanding the Experts Team in order to address the particular requirements of our customer base.

Our Experts Group now provides support in these areas:

  • Apple OS networking and applications
  • Support for Linux, UNIX-based, and Sun environments
  • Manufacturing Resource Planning, Enterprise Resource Planning, or CRM consulting
  • Mission-critical and vertical program help
  • Chief Information Officer, management information analyst, and project management outsourcing
  • Custom applications design and integration
  • Web, electronic business, EDI, and customer information portal development and integration
  • Database management and performance help
  • Management intelligence expertise
  • Telecom systems consulting

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

  • By associating with us, you get to benefit from the impact of our explosive growth and excellent recognition in the marketplace. By maintaining a team of talented and committed professionals, providing excellent customer support, and practicing a strong, ROI-focused pricing model, Progent has quadrupled our customer base during the last few years and Progent now delivers consulting support to hundreds of businesses in Northern California and throughout the United States.
  • Our experienced marketing staff handles all facets of marketing your skills and areas of expertise into our rapidly expanding client base, so you spend less effort finding clients and more time making money.
  • Progent will assist in relationship building between you and Progent's key group of experienced Microsoft and Cisco qualified consultants who are the conduit to the decision makers among Progent's clients.
  • Progent's selling and operations groups will take care of the entire selling and engagement cycle, from lead generation, job qualification, customer needs definition, capabilities matching, job scoping proposal generation, contract negotiation and generation. Your exclusive focus stays with delivering high-level consulting expertise.
  • Progent will provide you access to Progent's advanced virtual office infrastructure, offering convenient meeting/work locations throughout the San Francisco area, and data and voice connectivity throughout the United States.
  • You will have the benefit of our extensive database, processes based on best practices, library of professional publications, and the aggregate experience from one of the country's largest independent groups of experienced information technology professionals.
  • Progent will share partner-only benefits from top technology companies such as Microsoft and Cisco, including no-cost orlow-cost training classes, web access to special vendor support tools and technical maintenance resources, and on-line in-house use programs for training or sales 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 become part of Progent's Experts Group, but Progent has strict requirements to join:

  • You should show a strong background as a consultant working independently in your area of expertise, including a minimum two year record of completed contracting projects and/or have an active client base for whom you currently provide continuing support activity.
  • You have to show that you are an expert in your field of specialization, including showing a long work-related history and excellent references, and possess up-to-date vendor or industry professional certifications.
  • You need to be able to present yourself in a professional way and be self motivated and confident in your abilities. You need to have excellent people skills and know how to work successfully alone or as a member of a group.
  • You should be able to explain proper goals to clients and other Progent team members and you must be able evaluate projects, produce project plans, and estimate reasonable time lines.

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

Progent's company culture will make you a more capable professional by improving your information technology skills and boosting the loyalty of your customers. Progent makes good on this commitment by attracting the top consulting talent for you to operate with, offering a state-of-the-art system architecture, running proprietary software utilities to deliver the highest level of support, and by optimizing our operational models for finding and keeping customers.

The most important factor that distinguishes us from typical network support companies is the quality of our consultants. Among the scores of consulting experts who have joined us, we have recruited the best talent across a broad array of technical areas. Be it Microsoft Windows, Cisco firewalls, network security, Apple, Linux/UNIX, virtual servers, or other key technologies, we engage experts who can enable you to be effective on major projects by combining the collective experience of our team of professionals.

To ensure the productivity of Progent's consultants, we invest significantly in making available the best technology to perform the job efficiently. Progent will leverage technology to an extraordinary extent and our state-of-the-art virtual office infrastructure enables effortless connectivity, cooperation, and knowledge exchange with fellow Progent team members — all from home-based or mobile offices. You don’t throw away time or forfeit revenue because of daily commutes to a conventional office building, and all driving you do for in-person client jobs is based on your time table, not ours. The most attractive benefit is that much of our consulting services can be performed remotely, representing maximum productivity for billable hours. In fact, some of our team members do off-site support only.

Progent's operations are set up for reacting quickly and efficiently to client needs via knowledge exchange and cooperative problem solving. Although our consultants operate with a great deal of freedom, dispatching is unified, client problems and solutions are meticulously monitored, recorded, and archived for convenient reference, up-to-date engineer availability is published to streamline team tasks and enable problem escalation, and client approval is continually evaluated. We reinforce the sense of connection via periodic team conferences and regular company-wide events.

Most of Progent's consultants are situated across California, but we are building a rapidly expanding team of consulting professionals from across the United States. Progent's virtual office infrastructure eliminates regional boundaries that restrict the productivity of traditional business structures. We complete the deal by offering a full benefit program to ensure the physical health and financial welfare of our team members and their families.

Not only do we have awesome consulting professionals, Progent's sales and administration teams live up to the excellence that is Progent. These top-notch factors behind our success are enabling us to identify and land the 50-60 new customers we are now engaging each month. We recently marked the providing of support to our 1,000th client. Just type “Cisco consultants” or “Microsoft consultants” into Google to check for yourself why we are also a strong sales organization.

Having a passion for technical proficiency is a cornerstone for growth with Progent. A career in consulting will push you to learn more than is possible in any other job in network technology. Being confronted by a steady stream of network challenges is what keeps consulting interesting. Clients rely on a consultant to perform the “hard stuff.” Creative projects, advanced implementations, puzzling or entrenched issues, and tricky migrations are the foundation for our services daily. At Progent, you will not stagnate or be narrowly defined, as is all too common for network engineers in ordinary corporate jobs. You will wake up every morning enthusiastic about the opportunities to come.

On the way, you will work with some wonderful folks, both by building strong customer contacts and by working closely with other Progent consultants, where you will learn from and contribute to their growth. Yes, technology is vital, but we are a relationship-oriented company heart and soul. If you do not offer strong people skills or like working with a varied group of people, then we are probably not a good match.

If this seems right for you, we urge you to talk to us about our view of the future of information technology consulting.

Enjoy Lifestyle Benefits and Professional Prowess with
Progent's Advanced Virtual Office Environment

Progent is convinced that a well architected and implemented information system is a pivotal piece for accelerating a company's growth, and we apply this credo in our own network environment. Progent has created a zero-downtime virtual office network that enables Progent's in-house consultants and authorized contractors to deliver fast and effective support, cooperate easily on complex jobs, and experience career and private maturity from being part of an exciting business ethos of personal drive and independence.
















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