Among the top IT consultant companies for business systems, Progent manages a large staff of certified service experts who focus on core IT areas such as:

  • Microsoft products
  • Cisco routers, switches, ASA firewalls, access points, plus VoIP solutions
  • Network security expertise
  • Advanced connectivity architecture
  • Remote troubleshooting and network administration

Our Experts Team, which contracts freelance consultants qualified and coordinated by Progent, offers exceptionally specialized knowledge covering a broad variety of critical business applications and network technologies such as:

  • Apple OS and iOS networking and application software
  • Support for Linux-based, UNIX-based, and Sun Solaris environments
  • Microsoft Dynamics Manufacturing Resource Planning, Enterprise Resource Planning, or Customer Relationship Management customization
  • BI consulting for platforms including Microsoft's SQL Server BI Stack, Power BI, and Crystal Reports
  • Chief Information Officer, business analyst, and project logistics services
  • Web app design, integration, and debugging
  • SQL Server, MySQL and Oracle Database development and management help
  • Microsoft Office Access database application development, migration and troubleshooting
  • Office desktop and Microsoft Office 365 individual and group training

Creative models for acquiring clients, delivering support, maintaining a dynamic working environment, and offering highly competitive profit sharing have allowed us to become one of the most rapidly growing and most well respected Microsoft Gold Partners consulting companies in the United States and to build an international presence for delivering online network support. If you are a certified computer technician or network expert with a drive for a customer success and excellent people skills, consulting professionals should consider Progent an opportunity for adding to your technical skills, developing a more independent lifestyle, and attaining economic success.

Learn Additional Details Concerning Jobs at Progent
Check out these pages to learn more information about Progent's work openings, business culture, operational environment, profit sharing model, and benefits:

Full-time Jobs at Progent
We are seeking a range of on-staff workers including motivated Microsoft MCSE, MCSA, and MCP computer consultants; system consultants with Cisco CCIE or CCNP credentials; and specialists in advanced system design with backgrounds in mobile access, wireless integration, high-availability systems, business continuity solutions, data preservation, and virtual servers. Progent is also looking for desktop support technicians, off-site troubleshooting professionals, and CISSP, CISM, or CISA certified security engineers. We are also hiring experienced managers and administrators who can perform effectively in Progent's high-growth, virtual office environment. Learn additional information concerning staff consulting jobs at Progent by going to Consulting Work at Progent.

Contract Work at Progent
Progent contracts independent professionals with proven expertise and working background in important IT topics beyond our primary technical concentration. Our Experts Team employs freelance consultants who offer advice and programming services for mission-critical solutions that include MRP, Enterprise Resource Planning, or Customer Relationship Management; possess deep knowledge of popular platforms such as Linux, Apple OS, or Sun, or offer world-class skills in areas like telecom, web site design, Juniper infrastructure technology, web commerce, or Oracle Database development and administration. Independent consultants certified by us cooperate with our in-house consultants to provide comprehensive IT services for small business networks. In order to learn additional details concerning contract opportunities with Progent's Experts Team, refer to Freelance Opportunities with Progent.

How Progent Is Unique
Progent has been able to attract the best consulting experts by being different. With a powerful mix of entrepreneurial spirit, commitment to client satisfaction, utilization of advanced technology, and an independent work structure that accommodates life-style options for our team members, Progent creates a dynamic setting for select consultants who posses a desire for quickly enhancing their technical skills to deliver concrete benefits for a range of businesses and network environments. Learn more information concerning ways that we are unique by referring to Reasons That Progent Is Unique.

Our Virtual Office Business Model
Progent's virtual office environment incorporates state-of-the-art technical tools that support off-site access, wireless communication, easy access to Progent's support databases, and instant cooperation with talented team members to help you to resolve challenging IT problems. Our virtual office model frees consultants to concentrate on providing service instead of dealing with traffic and lets you build lasting customer relationships by permitting you to provide quick, effective, and affordable solutions. If you want to learn additional information concerning Progent's virtual office business model, visit Progent virtual Office Work Environment.

Compensation and Benefits
Our compensation model is based on revenue sharing. What you earn is directly based on the revenue you generate. Consultants have the option of concentrating on life style and electing to consult at a more relaxed pace, utilizing Progent's versatile structure to make time for personal enthusiasms, or you can use the opportunity to earn considerable income by persistent effort and long consulting time. Progent also offers full family health coverage as well as numerous other benefits. Find out additional details about Progent's compensation model and benefit programs by going to Progent Compensation and Benefit Programs.

Consulting at Progent FAQs
To see answers to common questions about becoming employed by Progent, go to Jobs at Progent Frequently Asked Questions.

Here is a list of some current job openings:

Job Code


Sr. Microsoft Information Technology Consultant - San Francisco Bay Area
Progent is seeking experienced Senior Microsoft information technology consulting experts in the San Francisco Bay Area to help 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 fields of expertise include system infrastructure, AD design and troubleshooting, Exchange-based messaging, security, and server monitoring.

More information about Sr. Microsoft Computer Consulting Expert Jobs


Desktop Engineer - San Francisco Bay Area
Progent is looking for Desktop Support Consultants to assist Progent's customers with maintenance, break/fix and project work. This is a 1099 consulting role that will be performed at our customer premises in the San Francisco Bay Area. Daytime availability is required, Monday through Friday. Our consultant will maintain and support users of all desktop and notebook computers based on current 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 on Desktop Support Expert Positions


Sr. Microsoft IT Consulting Expert - New York Metro, Pittsburgh and Los Angeles Areas
Progent is looking for proven Senior Microsoft computer consultants in the New York metro, Pittsburgh and Los Angeles areas to assist a variety of small and midsize businesses manage IT environments based on Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008, and Exchange 2007 to 2016. Important areas of knowledge include network infrastructure, AD design and repair, Exchange-based messaging, security, and server monitoring.

Details about Sr. Microsoft Information Technology Consulting Expert Job


Senior Exchange Expert - San Francisco Bay Area, Remote
Progent is seeking a Sr. Microsoft Exchange expert to spearhead enterprise-level Exchange design and deployment initiatives. The right applicant should be a computer consultant with subject matter expertise in Microsoft Exchange 2007 to 2016 and Office 365 and with a thorough grasp of Microsoft AD. This role demands a background in the consulting, architectural design, implementation and maintenance of these technologies.

Specifics on Sr. Microsoft Exchange Expert Positions


Business Development Representative - Los Angeles and New York Metro Areas
Progent is seeking a Business Development Representative (BDR) to operate as a senior-level sales executive responsible for selling Progent's comprehensive portfolio of information technology outsourcing/co-sourcing and computer consulting, and development services. Responsibilities of the Business Development Representative include:
  • Generating and articulating crucial components of engagement propositions which associate our deliverables with real business value
  • Maintaining strong relationships with clients
  • Providing continuing client management and generating follow-on sales
  • Maintaining an understanding of rapidly changing IT technology

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

If you wish to apply for any opening shown above, please e-mail your background information to Be sure to state the code numbers of the jobs of interest.

More Information About Opportunities at Progent

Career Work for Network Engineers, Desktop Service Specialists,
Security Experts, and Remote Help Technicians

Progent wants to find fulltime, solutions-oriented Microsoft certified consultants with Microsoft MCSE credentials; Cisco certified network engineers who have CCIE credentials; security professionals with CISSP, CISM, or CISA or comparable security credentials; and advanced system design experts with a background in mobile solutions, wireless networking, fault tolerance, business continuity, data preservation, and virtual servers. Progent also is looking for employees who can work on Progent's team of helpdesk support technicians and remote troubleshooting experts. In addition, Progent is hiring experienced managers who can perform productively in Progent's high-growth, virtual office environment.

By supporting a staff of talented and dedicated professionals, delivering attentive client services, and following a competitive value-focused pricing structure, We have been able to increase our client base dramatically while providing professional support to numerous companies in Northern California and across the U.S. An advanced virtual office environment, a shared knowledge base, and a group strategy for problem resolution have helped Progent to retain a skilled staff and a satisfied customer list.

If you are a network professional with technical support experience, joining Progent or helping Progent's clients will enhance your skills through cooperation with Progent's staff of mutually team-oriented, expert consultants. Progent's commitment to providing network expertise and technical help to small organizations will give you the chance to collaborate intimately with decision makers and contribute significantly to the growth of dynamic businesses.

We are looking for technical professionals that can show recognized certification in their special expertise. So, if you are a Microsoft expert, you should have your Microsoft MCSE credential. For Cisco professionals, have your CCIE or Cisco Certified Network Professional certificate. For security, you should have earned you Certified Information Systems Security Professional, CISA, CISM, or one of the other top security credentials. Of course, we are familiar with "paper experts". Still, the fact that a certificate does not ensure excellence is no reason for not owning one. If you know your field, then most of these certifications should present no great difficulty. The bottom line is that if you call yourself a professional, then customers expect certifications. Progent will promote your talents, but you need to have a baseline of credentials for us to market. In case you are strongly opposed to the idea of credentials, we can understand and honor your opinion, but you are probably not an appropriate candidate.

Freelance Jobs for Certified Experts for
Windows, Apple OS, Linux, and Sun Solaris Technology

For more than two decades, our information technology engineers have offered low-cost and successful computer support expertise for companies in Northern California and across the United States. A sophisticated virtual office environment, a common technical database, and a team philosophy for problem solving have enabled us to retain a talented consulting group and quickly expand a satisfied client base.

The Experts Group is our way to offer clients the services of specialized computer support engineers who have advanced skills and work experience in important areas beyond our primary concentration in system support and security. Experts Team consultants are typically independent engineers and sometimes "moonlighters" who are thoroughly certified by Progent to work closely with our in-house consultants to provide end-to-end, world-class information technology services to small businesses. Progent is always enhancing the Experts Team in order to meet the particular requirements of our customer base.

Our Experts Group now provides consulting in these technologies:

  • Apple OS networking and programs
  • Consulting for Linux-based, UNIX, and Sun systems
  • Manufacturing Resource Planning, Enterprise Resource Planning, or CRM customization
  • Line-of-business and specialized program help
  • CIO, management information analyst, and project management services
  • Custom program design and integration
  • Web, electronic business, EDI, and customer portal development and deployment
  • DBM support and efficiency consulting
  • Management information expertise
  • Telecom systems consulting

Benefits of being a member of Our Experts Team include:

  • By associating with us, you get to benefit from the momentum of our explosive growth and excellent recognition in the market. By maintaining a team of skilled and committed professionals, offering excellent customer care, and practicing a proven, ROI-oriented pricing structure, Progent has quadrupled our customer base during the past few years and Progent currently delivers consulting services to hundreds of companies in California and across the U.S.
  • Progent's veteran marketing staff takes care of all aspects of promoting your skills and areas of expertise into our quickly expanding client base, so you expend less effort signing up clients and extra time generating money.
  • We will assist in relationship building between you and Progent's key group of expert Microsoft and Cisco certified consultants who are the conduit to the influential managers among Progent's clients.
  • Progent's selling and operations staffs will take care of the entire sales and contracting process, from lead identification, project qualification, client needs definition, skills matching, job analysis proposal generation, contract negotiation and generation. Your exclusive responsibility is on providing top-quality consulting expertise.
  • Progent will gives you connections to our sophisticated virtual office environment, including professional conference locations in Northern California, and Internet and telecomm access anywhere in the United States.
  • You will have access to Progent's vast database, procedures based on leading practices, abundance of professional documents, and the shared expertise from one of the country's largest pool of expert information technology professionals.
  • We will pass on special benefits from top vendors including Microsoft and Cisco, including free ordiscounted educational seminars, on-line access to special vendor troubleshooting utilities and product maintenance resources, and downloadable internal 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 become part of Progent's Experts Team, but Progent has these qualifications to join:

  • You need to have a proven track record as a consultant operating on your own in your field of specialization, including at least a two year history of completed contracting projects or you must have your own active customer base for whom you currently provide ongoing support services.
  • You must show that you are an expert in your field of specialization, including having an extensive task-relevant history and excellent referrals, and possess current vendor or industry professional certifications.
  • You have to know how to carry yourself in a professional manner and be self driven and assured in your abilities. You should have strong inter-personal skills and know how to operate effectively alone or as part of a group.
  • You have to be able to communicate realistic expectations to customers and other Progent consultants and you must be able scope out projects, create project plans, and define realistic work schedules.

Enhance Your Abilities with Advanced Technology and
Joining the Top Group of Network Consultants

Progent's company culture will make you a more capable professional by enhancing your information technology skills and increasing the satisfaction of your clients. Progent delivers on this promise by attracting the top consulting experts for you to work with, providing a state-of-the-art network and communications architecture, running proprietary software utilities to deliver the maximum quality of support, and by optimizing our operational models for attracting and retaining clients.

The main factor that differentiates us from most network support firms is the quality of our consultants. Among the 50 or so consultants who have joined us, we have assembled top talent across a broad array of technical areas. Be it Microsoft Windows, Cisco firewalls, network security, Apple, Linux, VMware, or other key technologies, we deploy experts who can help you to be effective on major jobs by combining the collective skills of Progent's team of professionals.

To promote the productivity of our team, we invest heavily in making available the best technology to do the work efficiently. Progent will leverage information technology to an extraordinary extent and our advanced virtual office environment allows effortless communications, collaboration, and knowledge sharing with fellow Progent consultants — entirely from home-based or mobile offices. You don’t waste time or lose revenue with daily drives to a physical office, and all travel you do for on-site customer jobs is determined by your own time table, not ours. The best benefit is that much of Progent's support work can be done off-site, offering 100% productivity for billable time. In practice, some Progent team members do remote consulting only.

Our business structure is set up for reacting rapidly and efficiently to customer requirements via knowledge exchange and collaborative problem solving. Although our consultants work with a high level of independence, dispatching is centralized, client issues and solutions are meticulously tracked, recorded, and organized for convenient reference, up-to-date engineer schedules are published to streamline team projects and simplify trouble escalation, and customer satisfaction is continually evaluated. We reinforce the sense of connection through monthly team meetings and regular corporate events.

Most of Progent's consultants are located throughout Northern California, however we are attracting a rapidly growing team of network professionals throughout the U.S. Our virtual office infrastructure eliminates geographic boundaries that restrict the efficiency of conventional company models. We enhance the deal by offering a comprehensive benefit program to promote the physical health and economic security of our employees and their relations.

Just as we have awesome consultants, our sales and operations groups live up to the high standards that is Progent. These top-notch factors behind Progent’s success are helping us to target and sign up the scores of new customers we are currently engaging every month. We recently celebrated the providing of support to our 1,000th customer. Just type “Cisco consultants” or “Microsoft consultants” into Google to see for yourself why Progent is also an effective sales operation.

Possessing a passion for technical proficiency is a key for growth with Progent. A job in consulting will drive you to enhance your skills more than is possible in any other position in network technology. Being exposed to a continual series of technical challenges is what makes professional support interesting. Clients rely on consultants to do the toughest jobs. Creative tasks, advanced deployments, puzzling or chronic problems, and difficult upgrades are the foundation for our services every day. With us, you will not stall or be pigeonholed, as is sadly common for network engineers in ordinary corporate roles. You will wake up every day enthusiastic about the opportunities ahead.

On the way, you will work with some wonderful people, both by establishing strong client contacts and by operating in conjunction 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 from top to bottom. If you do not have excellent people skills or like working with a diverse assortment of personalities, then we are probably a poor match.

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

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

Progent believes that a well architected and implemented network is a pivotal factor for enabling any company's growth, and we apply this philosophy in our corporate system infrastructure. We have created a non-stop virtual office infrastructure that enables our staff engineers and certified contractors to deliver fast and effective service, collaborate easily on complex jobs, and gain from professional and personal growth from being part of a dynamic company ethos of personal drive and freedom.

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