One of the premiere network consulting companies for small and midsize business systems, Progent manages a full-time team of certified support experts who concentrate on core technologies such as:

  • Microsoft Windows products
  • Cisco Integrated Services Routers, switches, firewalls, access points, plus Voice over IP and VPN solutions
  • Enterprise security expertise
  • Sophisticated network architecture
  • Remote IT support and network management

Our Experts Team, which contracts independent consultants certified and managed by Progent, provides exceptionally refined knowledge in a broad range of vital software areas and network solutions that include:

  • Apple OS and iOS integration and application software
  • Expertise for Linux-based, UNIX, and Sun Solaris systems
  • Microsoft Dynamics MRP, Enterprise Resource Planning, or CRM customization
  • BI expertise for Microsoft's SQL Server BI Stack, Microsoft Power BI, and Crystal Reports
  • CIO, management information analyst, and project management outsourcing
  • Web-based app development, deployment, and troubleshooting
  • SQL Server, MySQL and Oracle DBM development and management help
  • Office Access application programming, migration and training
  • Office desktop and Office 365 online training

Creative models for acquiring customers, delivering support, maintaining an efficient working environment, and offering generous compensation and benefits have allowed us to become one of the most rapidly expanding and most well respected Microsoft Gold Partners consulting firms in the United States and to establish an international presence for delivering remote network service. If you are an accredited IT support professional or information technology expert with a focus on a customer success and excellent people skills, consulting professionals will discover Progent an opportunity for enhancing your professional knowledge, developing a more rewarding lifestyle, and achieving financial security.

Learn More Details About Working with Progent
Check out these links to learn additional information concerning Progent's work opportunities, company philosophy, work environment, compensation model, and benefits packages:

Consulting Work at Progent
We are looking for a variety of on-staff workers such as motivated Microsoft MCSE and MCP computer engineers; system consultants with Cisco CCIE, CCNP, or CCNA certification; and consultants for fault-tolerant network design with experience in mobile access, wireless networking, non-stop environments, business continuity solutions, data preservation, and server virtualization. Progent is also hiring desktop support experts, off-site service professionals, and CISA or CISM certified security professionals. We are also seeking experienced managers able to operate efficiently in our high-growth, virtual office model. Learn more details concerning staff professional services positions at Progent by visiting Consulting Jobs at Progent.

Freelance Opportunities at Progent
Progent works with freelance consultants with specialized knowledge and hands-on background in high-demand IT areas beyond Progent's primary service concentration. Progent's Experts Team includes contractors who can provide advice and programming services for line-of-business solutions that include Manufacturing Resource Planning, Enterprise Resource Planning, or Customer Relationship Management; have specialized expertise with non-Microsoft operating systems such as Linux, Macintosh, or Solaris, or can provide world-class help in areas such as telecommunications, web development, Juniper Networks infrastructure technology, eCommerce, or Oracle DBM development and management. Freelance contractors certified by Progent coordinate with Progent's in-house engineers to provide end-to-end IT services for small company networks. If you want to learn more information about contract jobs with Progent's Experts Consulting Group, go to Contracting Jobs with Progent.

Reasons That Progent Is Different
Progent has been able to recruit the top professional talent by being different. With an innovative blend of entrepreneurial drive, commitment to customer satisfaction, use of advanced technical tools, and a flexible business model that accommodates quality-of-life choices for Progent's consulting team, Progent offers a dynamic environment for talented individuals who posses a drive for quickly improving their professional abilities to deliver concrete benefits for a variety of businesses and technical environments. Learn more details about ways that Progent is exceptional by visiting Ways That Progent Is Different.

Our Virtual Office Infrastructure
Progent's virtual office network incorporates advanced technologies that allow off-site access, wireless connectivity, convenient access to our support databases, and instant collaboration with mobile colleagues to allow you to handle business-critical IT issues. Progent's virtual office setting frees you to concentrate on delivering IT solutions rather than fighting traffic and helps you build lasting customer relationships by enabling you to come up with fast, effective, and cost-effective solutions. In order to learn additional details concerning Progent's virtual office business model, go to Progent virtual Office Work Environment.

Compensation and Benefit Packages
Progent's compensation is determined by revenue sharing. What you make is directly tied to the revenue you contribute. You have the choice of concentrating on quality of life and electing to work at a more relaxed pace, using Progent's flexible structure to make time for personal pursuits, or you can choose to earn considerable money by hard work and lots of consulting time. Progent also provides full family health care insurance plus numerous other benefits. Learn more details about Progent's compensation and benefit packages by referring to Our Compensation and Benefits.

Jobs at Progent Frequently Asked Questions
To see replies to frequent enquiries about being employed by Progent, refer to Jobs at Progent Q&A.

The following is a description of our present job openings:


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P014

Senior Microsoft Computer Consultant - San Francisco Bay Area
Progent is seeking proven Senior Microsoft computer consulting experts in the San Francisco Bay Area to assist a range of small organizations to maintain IT environments powered by Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008, and Microsoft Exchange 2007 to 2016. Key areas of expertise include network architecture, Active Directory design and repair, Exchange-based email, security, and server monitoring.

Details on Sr. Microsoft Information Technology Consulting Expert Job


P016

Desktop Engineer - San Francisco Bay Area
Progent is seeking Desktop Support Experts to assist our clients with maintenance, break/fix and project work. This is a 1099 consulting role that will be performed at Progent's client sites in the San Francisco Bay Area. Daytime availability is required, Monday through Friday. Our consultant will maintain and support clients of all desktop and laptop computers powered by current Microsoft technologies. Also, work extensively with client's executives, management, IT group or under the direction or guidance of Progent's senior consultant to support the customer's end users.

Specifics on Desktop Engineer Jobs


P018

Senior Microsoft IT Consulting Expert - New York Metro, Pittsburgh and Los Angeles Areas
Progent is looking for experienced Senior Microsoft information technology consultants in the New York metro, Pittsburgh and Los Angeles areas to help a range of small and midsize businesses maintain networks powered by Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008, and Microsoft Exchange 2007 through 2016. Important fields of knowledge include system architecture, AD design and troubleshooting, Exchange-based email, security, and server monitoring.

Details on Sr. Microsoft Computer Consultant Jobs


Expert

Sr. Microsoft Exchange Consultant - San Francisco Bay Area, Remote
Progent is seeking a Sr. Exchange consultant to lead enterprise-level Microsoft Exchange design and deployment initiatives. The ideal applicant would be a computer consultant with expertise in Exchange 2007 to 2016 and Microsoft Office 365 and with a thorough understanding of Active Directory. This position calls for a background in the consulting, architectural design, deployment and support of these platforms.

Details about Senior Microsoft Exchange Expert Positions


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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 the company's comprehensive selection of information technology outsourcing/co-sourcing and computer consulting, and development services. Responsibilities of the BDR include:
  • Generating and explaining crucial components of engagement proposals which align our services with a client's primary business needs
  • Establishing and maintaining strong relationships with clients
  • Providing continuing client management and developing follow-on engagements
  • Explaining continually evolving IT technology

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


If you would like to apply for any position shown above, you should send your background information to jobs@progent.com. Be sure to include the code numbers of the positions of interest.

Details About Work at Progent

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

Progent is seeking to hire staff-level, solutions-driven Microsoft accredited consultants with MCSE or MCP credentials; Cisco certified system engineers who have CCIE certification; security professionals with CISSP or equivalent security credentials; and high-end system architecture experts with a background in mobile solutions, wireless connectivity, fault tolerance, disaster recovery, data protection, and virtual servers. Progent also is hiring employees to work on our staff of desktop support specialists and off-site troubleshooting professionals. In addition, Progent is looking for experienced managers who can operate effectively in our high-growth, virtual office environment.

By supporting a team of talented and dedicated consultants, providing attentive customer care, and offering a strong value-based pricing structure, We have been able to increase our client base dramatically while delivering professional support to numerous businesses in Northern California and across the U.S. A sophisticated virtual office environment, a common knowledge base, and a group approach to problem solving have helped Progent to retain a talented staff and a loyal customer list.

If you are an information technology professional with troubleshooting experience, teaming with Progent or helping our clients can enhance your knowledge through interaction with our group of highly supportive, talented engineers. Our focus on delivering network expertise and computer help to small and midsize organizations will offer you the opportunity to collaborate intimately with key players and contribute appreciably to the growth of dynamic companies.

Progent is hiring consultants who have recognized credentials related to their technical expertise. For example, if you are a Microsoft expert, you must have earned your Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer credential. For Cisco professionals, show us your Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert or Cisco Certified Network Professional certificate. For network security, you should have earned you CISSP, CISA, Certified Information Security Manager, or other leading security certifications. Naturally, Progent is aware of "paper experts". However, the fact that a credential does not ensure excellence is no excuse for not owning one. If you have mastered your stuff, then most of these tests should be no challenge. The point is that if you represent yourself to be an expert, then clients expect credentials. Progent can promote your talents, but you must provide a baseline of certifications for us to work with. In case you stand strongly opposed to the idea of certifications, we can sympathize with and honor your position, but you are likely not a good fit.

Freelance Jobs for Qualified Experts for
Windows, Mac, Linux, and Sun Technology

For more than 20 years, our consulting engineers have provided low-cost and successful computer consulting expertise for small 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 resolution have helped us to retain a talented staff and quickly expand a satisfied customer base.

The Experts Team is our way to provide customers the help of specialized information technology support professionals who have advanced knowledge and work background in important technologies beyond Progent's primary concentration in system infrastructure and security. Experts Team members are typically independent contractors and occasionally "moonlighters" who have been carefully certified by us to work closely with Progent's in-house engineers to provide end-to-end, world-class network solutions to small and midsize businesses. We are always expanding our Experts Team in order to address the particular requirements of our customer base.

Our Experts Group now provides consulting in these technologies:

  • Macintosh networking and applications
  • Consulting for Linux, UNIX, and Sun systems
  • MRP, Enterprise Resource Planning, or Customer Relationship Management customization
  • Strategic and specialized program help
  • Chief Information Officer, management information analyst, and project logistics services
  • Special program development and integration
  • Web site, electronic business, EDI, and customer portal design and deployment
  • SQL management and performance help
  • Business intelligence consulting
  • Telecom systems support

Benefits of becoming a member of Our Experts Team include:

  • By working with us, you can leverage the impact of our dramatic growth and top-notch recognition in the industry. By maintaining a group of skilled and committed professionals, offering attentive client care, and following a proven, ROI-oriented pricing structure, Progent has quadrupled our clientele during the last few years and Progent now delivers professoinal services to hundreds of companies in California and throughout the U.S.
  • Our experienced marketing team takes care of all aspects of promoting your services and areas of expertise into our quickly expanding client base, so you expend less effort finding clients and extra time generating revenue.
  • We will assist in relationship building between you and our key team of experienced Microsoft and Cisco qualified engineers who act as the conduit to the decision makers among our customers.
  • Progent's sales and operations groups will manage the complete selling and engagement process, from opportunity generation, job qualification, customer needs description, skills matching, job analysis proposal writing, agreement negotiation and execution. Your exclusive focus is on delivering top-quality consulting service.
  • We will gives you connections to Progent's sophisticated virtual office environment, offering convenient conference sites throughout the San Francisco area, and data and voice connectivity throughout the United States.
  • You will have the benefit of Progent's extensive database, procedures based on leading practices, library of professional publications, and the aggregate expertise from one of the country's largest pool of expert network professionals.
  • We will pass on partner-only benefits from top technology companies including Microsoft and Cisco, including no-cost ordiscounted training classes, on-line connections to special vendor troubleshooting utilities and technical maintenance resources, and downloadable in-house use programs for education and/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 charge to be a member of Progent's Experts Group, but Progent has the following qualifications to join:

  • You need to show a proven background as a consultant operating on your own in your area of specialization, including at least a two year record of completed consulting jobs or you must have an active customer base to which you now provide continuing support services.
  • You should demonstrate that you have expertise in your area of specialization, which includes showing an extensive task-relevant record and strong references, and have up-to-date vendor and/or industry professional qualifications.
  • You have to be able to carry yourself in a professional way and be self driven and confident in your abilities. You must have strong people skills and know how to work effectively alone or as a member of a team.
  • You must know how to communicate proper goals to clients and other Progent team members and you must know how scope out tasks, create task plans, and define reasonable work schedules.

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

Progent's work environment will make you a better professional by improving your technical knowledge and boosting the loyalty of your clients. Progent delivers on this promise by attracting the best professional experts for you to operate with, providing an advanced network and communications infrastructure, running specialized application tools to deliver the highest quality of support, and by optimizing proven operational structures for attracting and maintaining clients.

The most important factor that differentiates Progent from most consulting firms is the excellence of our support professionals. Among the scores of consulting experts who have joined Progent, we have recruited the best talent covering a broad range of technical areas. Be it Microsoft Windows, Cisco switches, network security, Macintosh, Linux, server virtualization, or other crucial application, we deploy professionals who can help you to be effective on larger projects by leveraging the aggregate skills of our team of experts.

To promote the productivity of our consultants, we invest significantly in providing the best tools to perform the job properly. Progent will leverage technology to an extraordinary degree and our state-of-the-art virtual office infrastructure allows seamless communications, cooperation, and knowledge exchange with fellow Progent team members — entirely from at-home or on-the-road offices. Consultants don’t waste time or forfeit revenue with daily commutes to a physical office building, and any travel you do for on-site client jobs is based on your own time table, not ours. The most attractive benefit is that most of our consulting work can be performed off-site, representing maximum efficiency for billable hours. In practice, some of our team members do off-site support exclusively.

Progent's operations are geared towards reacting rapidly and efficiently to customer requirements via information sharing and cooperative problem solving. Even though our engineers operate with a great deal of independence, dispatching is centralized, customer issues and resolutions are carefully monitored, recorded, and archived for convenient reference, current consultant schedules are broadcast to streamline group tasks and simplify problem escalation, and client satisfaction is always evaluated. We reinforce the feeling of cooperation through periodic team conferences and regular company-wide events.

Most of our consultants are located throughout Northern California, however we are attracting a quickly growing group of network professionals from across the United States. Our virtual office environment eliminates regional boundaries that limit the efficiency of traditional company models. We complete the package by offering a full benefit program to promote the health and economic welfare of our employees and their families.

Just as we have awesome consultants, Progent's sales and administration groups live up to the excellence that defines Progent. These top-notch contributors to Progent’s success are helping us to identify and sign up the 50-60 new customers we are now engaging each month. Progent lately marked the providing of support to our 1,000th customer. Just type “Cisco consultants” or “Microsoft consultants” into Google to check for yourself why Progent is also a strong marketing organization.

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 you would in any other position in information technology. Being confronted by a steady stream of network challenges is what makes consulting exciting. Customers rely on consulting firms to do the “hard stuff.” Creative projects, advanced deployments, puzzling or entrenched problems, and tricky upgrades are the foundation for our services every day. With us, you will not stagnate or be pigeonholed, as is sadly common for computer engineers in ordinary corporate roles. You will wake up every day excited about the opportunities to come.

On the way, you will meet some wonderful people, both by establishing strong client relationships and by operating closely with other Progent consultants, where you will learn from and contribute to their success. Yes, technology is important, but Progent is a relationship-focused organization heart and soul. If you don’t have strong communications skills or enjoy cooperating with a diverse group of personalities, then Progent is probably a poor match.

If this seems good to you, we invite you to contact us about our vision 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 carefully architected and executed network can be a pivotal piece for enabling a firm's success, and we apply this belief in our own network infrastructure. Progent has built a zero-downtime virtual office infrastructure that enables Progent's in-house consultants and authorized contractors to deliver rapid and effective support, collaborate easily on complex projects, and gain from professional and private growth from acting as part of an exciting business culture of personal drive and independence.
















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