One of the top IT consulting firms for business systems, Progent maintains a full-time staff of certified support experts who focus on mainstream IT areas such as:

  • Microsoft products
  • Cisco Integrated Services Routers, switches, ASA firewalls, wireless APs, plus Voice over IP and VPN solutions
  • Network security expertise
  • Advanced connectivity architecture
  • Off-site troubleshooting and network administration

Our Experts Team, which contracts freelance consultants qualified and coordinated by Progent, provides highly refined skills in a wide variety of critical software applications and network technologies such as:

  • Macintosh and iOS networking and application software
  • Expertise for Linux, UNIX-powered, and Sun systems
  • Dynamics Manufacturing Resource Planning, Enterprise Resource Planning, or Customer Relationship Management consulting
  • BI expertise for Microsoft's SQL Server BI Stack, Power BI, and Microsoft Management Reporter/FRx
  • Chief Information Officer, management information analyst, and project logistics outsourcing
  • Web-based app development, integration, and debugging
  • SQL Server, MySQL and Oracle Database programming and management help
  • Office Access database development, enhancement and training
  • Office and Microsoft Office 365 training

Creative models for finding customers, providing service, maintaining an efficient working environment, and providing generous profit sharing have enabled Progent to be one of the most rapidly growing and most well recognized Microsoft Partners consultant companies in the United States and to establish an international presence for delivering online IT expertise. If you are a certified computer support professional or information technology consultant with a drive for a client service and strong people skills, consultants will discover Progent an opportunity for enhancing your professional knowledge, living a more rewarding career, and achieving economic security.

Find Out More Details About Jobs at Progent
Check out these links to find out more details about Progent's work openings, business philosophy, work environment, compensation model, and benefits:

Full-time Jobs at Progent
Progent is seeking a variety of full-time professionals including experienced Microsoft MCSE and MCSA computer engineers; network consultants with Cisco CCIE or CCNP credentials; and consultants for advanced system design with experience in mobile access, wireless integration, high-availability systems, disaster recovery solutions, data preservation, and VMware technology. Progent is also seeking desktop support technicians, remote service specialists, and CISSP accredited security professionals. We are also hiring veteran managers able to operate efficiently in our dynamic, virtual office environment. Find out more information concerning staff professional services positions at Progent by visiting Consulting Positions at Progent.

Contract Work at Progent
Progent contracts independent professionals who have in-depth knowledge and hands-on background in high-demand information technology topics beyond Progent's primary service focus. Our Experts Group includes freelance consultants who offer consulting and development support for mission-critical applications that include Manufacturing Resource Planning, Enterprise Resource Planning, or CRM; have deep expertise with non-Microsoft operating systems such as Linux, Macintosh, or Solaris, or offer expert help in technologies such as telecom, web development, Juniper infrastructure technology, web commerce, or Oracle and MySQL DBM development and management. Freelance contractors qualified by Progent cooperate with our full-time engineers to deliver comprehensive IT services for small and midsize company networks. To find out additional information about freelance work with our Experts Consulting Group, visit Freelance Work with Progent.

Reasons That We Are Unique
Progent has been able to recruit the best professional experts by being unique. With a powerful mix of entrepreneurial spirit, dedication to client satisfaction, use of state-of-the-art technical tools, and a flexible work structure that accommodates life-style options for our team members, Progent creates a dynamic setting for talented individuals who posses a desire for quickly improving their technical skills to deliver real-world solutions for a variety of organizations and technical environments. Find out more details concerning how Progent is exceptional by referring to Reasons That Progent Is Unique.

Our Virtual Office Business Model
Progent's virtual office model incorporates advanced technologies that enable off-site access, wireless connectivity, easy access to our knowledge bases, and instant cooperation with talented team members to help you to solve business-critical network issues. Progent's virtual office network enables consultants to concentrate on providing service instead of fighting traffic and helps you build successful customer relationships by permitting you to provide fast, viable, and cost-effective solutions. To learn more information about Progent's virtual office business model, go to Progent virtual Office Infrastructure.

Compensation and Benefit Programs
Progent's compensation is based on revenue sharing. What you make is wholly tied to what you contribute. Consultants have the option of concentrating on quality of life and choosing to consult at an easy pace, utilizing Progent's versatile structure to make time for personal enthusiasms, or you can use the opportunity to earn considerable money through persistent work and lots of consulting time. Progent also offers full family health care coverage plus numerous additional benefits. Learn more about our compensation and benefit packages by referring to Progent Compensation Model and Benefit Programs.

Consulting at Progent Q&A
For replies to common questions concerning being employed by Progent, go to Consulting at Progent Frequently Asked Questions.

Here is a description of Progent's available job openings:


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Senior Microsoft IT Consulting Expert - San Francisco Bay Area
Progent is looking for proven Senior Microsoft information technology consultants in the San Francisco Bay Area to help a variety of small and midsize organizations to manage 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 infrastructure, AD design and troubleshooting, Exchange-based messaging, security, and server monitoring.

Specifics about Sr. Microsoft IT Consulting Expert Positions


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 premises in the San Francisco Bay Area. Daytime availability is needed, Monday through Friday. Our consultant will maintain and support clients of all desktop and laptop computers powered by current Microsoft technologies. In addition, 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.

Specifics on Desktop Support Expert Jobs


P018

Senior Microsoft Computer Consultant - New York Metro, Pittsburgh and Los Angeles Areas
Progent is seeking proven Sr. Microsoft IT consulting experts in the New York metro, Pittsburgh and Los Angeles areas to assist a variety of small businesses maintain IT environments based on Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008, and Exchange 2007 through 2016. Key fields of expertise include system architecture, Active Directory design and repair, Exchange-based email, security, and server monitoring.

Specifics about Sr. Microsoft IT Consulting Expert Jobs


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Sr. Exchange Expert - San Francisco Bay Area, Remote
Progent is looking for a Sr. Exchange expert to lead large-scale Microsoft Exchange design and implementation projects. The ideal candidate would be a technical consultant with expertise in Microsoft Exchange 2007 to 2016 and Office 365 Exchange Online and with a solid grasp of Microsoft AD. This role calls for a background in the consulting, system design, implementation and support of these technologies.

Details on Senior Exchange Expert Jobs


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Business Development Representative (BDR) - Los Angeles and New York Metro Areas
Progent is looking for a Business Development Representative to operate as a senior sales executive responsible for selling Progent's extensive selection of IT outsourcing and computer consulting, and development services. Responsibilities of the BDR include:
  • Producing and explaining crucial components of service propositions that associate Progent's deliverables with an organization's IT goals
  • Maintaining excellent relationships with clients
  • Providing ongoing account management and generating follow-on sales
  • Maintaining an understanding of rapidly evolving technology

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


If you wish to apply for any position listed above, please e-mail your background information to jobs@progent.com. Be sure to copy the code numbers of the jobs of interest.

Additional Facts About Work with Us

Career Jobs for Network Consultants, Desktop Support Technicians,
Security Consultants, and Remote Help Technicians

Progent is seeking to find full-time, solutions-driven Microsoft accredited engineers with Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer credentials; Cisco certified network engineers with CCIE credentials; security consultants with CISSP, CISM, or CISA or equivalent security certification; and advanced system architecture consultants with experience in mobile access, wireless connectivity, fault tolerance, workplace recovery, information protection, and virtual servers. Progent also is hiring professionals who can work on our staff of help desk service specialists and off-site troubleshooting experts. Also, We are looking for talented managers able to operate productively in our high-growth, virtual office environment.

By maintaining a team of skilled and dedicated professionals, providing attentive customer care, and following a strong results-based fee structure, We have been able to expand our client base rapidly while delivering professional support to hundreds of businesses in Northern California and throughout the U.S. A sophisticated virtual office environment, a common information base, and a group approach to problem resolution have helped Progent to maintain a skilled consulting team and a satisfied customer base.

For a network consultant with troubleshooting experience, joining Progent or working for our customers will expand your knowledge via interaction with our staff of mutually supportive, expert consultants. Progent's focus on delivering information technology consulting and technical support to small and midsize organizations will give you the opportunity to collaborate intimately with decision makers and add appreciably to the growth of exciting businesses.

We are hiring technical professionals that have verifiable certification in their technical expertise. So, if you are a Microsoft consultant, you should have your Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer certificate. In the case of Cisco professionals, show us your CCIE or CCNP credential. For network security, you should have you CISSP, CISA, Certified Information Security Manager, or one of the other top security certifications. Of course, Progent is aware of "paper experts". Notwithstanding, simply because a certificate does not guarantee excellence is no excuse for not having one. If you know your field, then most of these certifications should be no great difficulty. The bottom line is that if you call yourself a professional, then customers deserve to see certifications. We will broadcast your talents, but you must provide standard credentials for Progent to work with. In case you happen to be strongly opposed to the idea of certifications, we can understand and respect your opinion, but you are probably not a good candidate.

Freelance Jobs for Certified Experts for
Windows, Mac, Linux/UNIX, and Sun Technology

For over 20 years, our computer engineers have offered low-cost and successful computer consulting services for companies in the San Francisco Bay Area and across the U.S. An advanced virtual office environment, a shared support database, and a team approach to problem solving have enabled us to build a talented staff and dramatically grow a satisfied client base.

The Experts Group is Progent's way to provide customers the services of specialized computer consulting professionals who have advanced skills and field background in key technologies outside of our primary concentration in network support and security. Experts Team consultants are often independent contractors and occasionally "moonlighters" who are thoroughly certified by Progent to collaborate with our in-house consultants to deliver comprehensive, world-class information technology services to small businesses. Progent is always enhancing the Experts Group to meet the particular needs of our customer base.

Our Experts Team currently offers consulting in these technologies:

  • Apple OS networking and applications
  • Consulting for Linux-powered, UNIX-based, and Sun Solaris systems
  • Manufacturing Resource Planning, Enterprise Resource Planning, or CRM customization
  • Strategic and specialized application support
  • Chief Information Officer, business analyst, and project logistics services
  • Custom applications development and integration
  • Web, electronic business, Electronic Data Interchange, and customer portal development and deployment
  • SQL management and performance consulting
  • Business information consulting
  • Telecommunications systems consulting

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

  • By associating with Progent, you can leverage the impact of our dramatic expansion and top-notch reputation in the marketplace. By maintaining a group of skilled and committed professionals, providing excellent client care, and practicing a proven, value-focused billing structure, Progent has quadrupled our clientele over the last few years and Progent now delivers consulting support to hundreds of businesses in California and across the United States.
  • Progent's experienced marketing team handles all aspects of marketing your services and areas of expertise into our quickly expanding customer base, so you expend less effort finding customers and more time making revenue.
  • We will facilitate relationship building between you and Progent's key team of experienced Microsoft and Cisco certified consultants who act as the conduit to the influential managers among our customers.
  • Progent's sales and administration teams will manage the entire sales and contracting process, from lead identification, job qualification, customer requirements description, skills matching, job scoping proposal generation, agreement negotiation and generation. Your entire focus stays with delivering top-quality consulting expertise.
  • Progent will gives you access to our sophisticated virtual office environment, including convenient conference locations in Northern California, plus data and voice access throughout the U.S.
  • You will have the benefit of Progent's vast knowledge base, processes based on leading practices, abundance of template-deliverable publications, and the aggregate experience from one of Northern California's largest pool of experienced consulting engineers.
  • Progent will share partner-only benefits from top technology companies such as Microsoft and Cisco, including free ordiscounted educational seminars, on-line access to special vendor support utilities and product support resources, and on-line internal use programs 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 not any charge to be part of our Experts Team, but we do have these qualifications to join:

  • You need to have a strong track record as a consulting professional working independently in your area of expertise, including a minimum two year record of completed consulting projects and/or have your own active client base to whom you now deliver continuing support services.
  • You have to demonstrate that you are an expert in your area of concentration, including having a long task-relevant record and excellent referrals, and possess current manufacturer or institutional professional qualifications.
  • You must know how to present yourself in a professional way and be self driven and confident in your abilities. You must have strong communications skills and understand how to operate effectively alone or as part of a group.
  • You should be able to articulate realistic expectations to clients and other Progent team members and you need to be able analyze projects, produce project plans, and estimate reasonable work schedules.

Improve Your Abilities with Advanced Technology and
Joining a Great Team of Computer Engineers

Progent's work environment will make you a better consulting professional by enhancing your technical knowledge and boosting the loyalty of your clients. Progent delivers on this commitment by attracting the top professional talent for you to work with, providing an advanced network and communications infrastructure, using custom application tools to deliver the maximum level of service, and by streamlining our business models for attracting and retaining clients.

The main factor that separates Progent from other consulting firms is the excellence of our consultants. Among the scores of consulting experts who have teamed with Progent, we have recruited the best expertise covering a broad array of technical areas. Whether it’s Microsoft Windows, Cisco switches, network security, Macintosh, Linux/UNIX, virtual servers, or other vital areas, we engage experts who can help you to be effective on larger projects by combining the collective skills of Progent's group of professionals.

To promote the success of our consultants, we invest heavily in providing the most powerful tools to do the job properly. Progent will exploit information technology to an impressive extent and our state-of-the-art virtual office infrastructure enables effortless communications, collaboration, and information sharing with fellow Progent consultants — all from home-based or mobile offices. You don’t waste time or forfeit revenue because of regular drives to a physical office building, and all driving you do for in-person customer work is based on your schedule, not Progent's. The best benefit is that most of Progent's support work can be performed off-site, representing 100% efficiency for billable hours. In fact, some Progent team members do remote consulting exclusively.

Our business structure is set up for reacting rapidly and effectively to client needs through knowledge sharing and cooperative problem solving. Although our engineers operate with a high level of independence, resource allocation is unified, client problems and resolutions are meticulously tracked, recorded, and archived for easy retrieval, up-to-date engineer schedules are broadcast to facilitate team projects and simplify problem escalation, and customer approval is continually monitored. We reinforce the sense of connection through periodic workgroup meetings and quarterly company-wide events.

Most of our team is located across Northern California, however Progent is building a quickly expanding group of consulting experts throughout the United States. Progent's virtual office infrastructure eliminates geographic boundaries that limit the productivity of conventional business models. We complete the deal by offering a full benefit program to ensure the health and economic security of our team members and their families.

Not only do we have world-class consultants, our sales and operations teams live up to the excellence that is Progent. These top-notch factors behind Progent’s growth are enabling us to identify and land the scores of new customers we are now engaging each month. Progent recently marked the providing of support to our 1,000th customer. Just type “Cisco consultants” or “Microsoft consultants” into Google to check for yourself why we are also an effective marketing operation.

Having a commitment to technical proficiency is a key for growth with Progent. A career in consulting will push you to learn more than is possible in any other job in information technology. Being confronted by a steady series of network challenges is what makes consulting interesting. Clients choose consultants to perform the toughest jobs. Creative tasks, leading-edge deployments, vexing or entrenched issues, and difficult migrations are the foundation for what we do every day. With us, you will not stagnate or be pigeonholed, as is sadly typical for computer engineers in ordinary corporate jobs. You will wake up every morning excited about the opportunities ahead.

On the way, you will work with some wonderful folks, both by establishing close client relationships and by working closely with other Progent consultants, where you will learn from and add to their growth. Of course, technology is vital, but we are a relationship-oriented organization through and through. If you don’t have strong communications skills or enjoy cooperating with a diverse assortment of personalities, then Progent is probably a poor fit.

If this seems right for you, we urge you to contact us about our vision of the future of network consulting.

Enjoy Quality of Life Improvements and Professional Prowess with
Progent's Sophisticated Virtual Office Environment

Progent is convinced that a well designed and implemented network is a crucial piece for enabling any company's success, and Progent follows this belief in our own system environment. We have built a non-stop virtual office network that allows Progent's in-house consultants and certified contractors to offer fast and effective service, collaborate easily on sophisticated jobs, and experience professional and personal growth from being a member of a dynamic company ethos of personal drive and freedom.
















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