One of America's top computer consulting firms for business systems, Progent manages a large team of talented support professionals who focus on core IT areas including:

  • Microsoft products
  • Cisco routers, switches, ASA firewalls, wireless APs, plus VoIP products
  • System security expertise
  • Advanced network infrastructures
  • Remote IT support and network administration

Progent's Experts Group, which includes independent experts qualified and coordinated by Progent, offers highly specialized knowledge in a wide range of vital business areas and network technologies such as:

  • Apple OS and iOS networking and application software
  • Support for Linux-powered, UNIX-powered, and Sun environments
  • Dynamics MRP, Enterprise Resource Planning, or CRM customization
  • BI consulting for platforms including SQL Server BI Stack, Power BI, and Microsoft Management Reporter/FRx
  • Chief Information Officer, business analyst, and project logistics services
  • Web application design, integration, and troubleshooting
  • SQL Server, MySQL and Oracle Database development and DBA consulting
  • Office Access application programming, enhancement and training
  • Microsoft Office and Microsoft Office 365 training

Innovative models for finding clients, providing support, establishing a dynamic company culture, and offering generous compensation have enabled us to be among the most rapidly expanding and most well recognized Microsoft Gold Partners consultant firms in America and to establish an international presence for delivering remote IT support. If you are a certified IT support professional or information technology consultant with an orientation towards a client success and excellent people skills, consulting professionals will find in Progent a chance for increasing your technical skills, living a more independent career, and achieving economic security.

Find Out Additional Details About Jobs at Progent
Check out these pages to learn additional information concerning our job opportunities, company culture, operational conditions, profit sharing structure, and benefits:

Consulting Positions at Progent
Progent is looking for a variety of on-staff workers including solutions-driven Microsoft MCSE, MCSA, and MCP network consultants; connectivity experts with CCIE credentials; and specialists in fault-tolerant network design with backgrounds in mobile access, wireless networking, high-availability environments, business continuity solutions, data protection, and server virtualization. We are also seeking desktop support experts, remote troubleshooting professionals, and CISM accredited security professionals. Progent is also seeking experienced managers and administrators able to operate effectively in our high-growth, virtual office environment. Find out more information concerning staff consulting jobs at Progent by referring to Full-time Positions at Progent.

Freelance Work with Progent
Progent works with freelance consultants with proven expertise and field experience in important IT topics beyond Progent's primary service focus. Our Experts Group hires freelance consultants who can provide consulting and development services for line-of-business solutions that include Manufacturing Resource Planning, Enterprise Resource Planning, or CRM; possess specialized knowledge of popular operating systems such as Linux derivatives, Macintosh, or Solaris, or offer expert help in technologies such as telecommunications, web site development, Juniper Networks products, web commerce, or Oracle and MySQL DBM development and management. Independent contractors certified by Progent coordinate with our in-house engineers to deliver comprehensive IT services for small and midsize company networks. If you want to learn more details concerning contract opportunities with Progent's Experts Team, visit Contract Opportunities with Progent.

How Progent Is Unique
We have managed to recruit the top consulting experts by being unique. With a powerful blend of entrepreneurial drive, insistence on customer satisfaction, use of advanced technical tools, plus an independent work structure that accommodates quality-of-life choices for our team members, Progent creates a stimulating environment for talented individuals who have a desire for quickly enhancing their professional abilities to deliver real-world benefits for a range of organizations and network environments. Learn additional details about reasons Progent is different by referring to Ways That Progent Is Different.

Progent's Virtual Office Network
Progent's virtual office model uses state-of-the-art technologies that enable remote support, wireless communication, convenient availability of Progent's knowledge bases, and close collaboration with mobile colleagues to allow you to deal with business-critical IT problems. Progent's virtual office model frees consultants to focus on providing IT solutions rather than dealing with traffic and lets you establish successful client relationships by enabling you to provide fast, effective, and affordable solutions. To learn more details about Progent's virtual office work environment, see Progent virtual Office Work Environment.

Compensation and Benefit Packages
Our compensation is based on revenue sharing. The money you make is directly determined by what you contribute. You have the choice of focusing on life style and electing to consult at a more relaxed pace, using Progent's flexible structure to follow personal pursuits, or you can use the opportunity to make significant income through hard effort and long hours. Progent also provides complete family health insurance plus many other benefits. Learn more details concerning our compensation and benefit packages by going to Our Compensation and Benefit Packages.

Working with Progent FAQs
To see replies to popular enquiries concerning becoming a consultant at Progent, refer to Consulting at Progent FAQs.

Below is a description of some current job opportunities:


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Sr. Microsoft Computer Consultant - San Francisco Bay Area
Progent is looking for experienced Senior Microsoft computer consultants in the San Francisco Bay Area to assist a range of small and midsize businesses to maintain IT environments based on Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008, and Microsoft Exchange 2007 to 2016. Key fields of knowledge include network architecture, AD design and repair, Exchange-based email, security, and server monitoring.

Details on Sr. Microsoft IT Consultant Positions


P016

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 position 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 users of all desktop and laptop computers based on the latest Microsoft technologies. Also, work extensively with client's executives, management, IT staff or under the direction or guidance of Progent's senior consultant to support the customer's end users.

Details on Desktop Support Expert Positions


P018

Sr. Microsoft Computer Consultant - 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 range of small and midsize businesses manage IT environments powered by Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008, and Exchange 2007 through 2016. Key fields of knowledge include system infrastructure, AD design and repair, Exchange-based email, security, and server monitoring.

Details on Sr. Microsoft IT Consultant Job


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Senior Exchange Consultant - San Francisco Bay Area, Remote
Progent is looking for a Senior Microsoft Exchange expert to spearhead enterprise-level Exchange planning and implementation projects. The ideal applicant would be a technical consultant with expertise in the area of Microsoft Exchange 2007 through 2016 and Microsoft Office 365 and with a thorough grasp of Microsoft AD. This role demands a background in the consulting, system design, deployment and support of these platforms.

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 work as a senior-level sales executive responsible for selling the company's comprehensive portfolio of IT outsourcing and computer consulting, and application development services. Activities of the Business Development Representative include:
  • Generating and articulating crucial components of consulting proposals which associate our deliverables with a customer's unique competitive requirements
  • Maintaining excellent relationships with Progent's clients
  • Providing continuing account management and developing follow-on sales
  • Explaining continually changing technology

More information about Business Development Representative Jobs - Los Angeles and New York Metro Areas


If you wish to enquire about any position shown above, you should send your resume to jobs@progent.com. Be sure to include the code numbers of the jobs of interest.

Details About Work with Us

Career Work for Network Consultants, Computer Support Technicians,
Security Experts, and Online Support Technicians

Progent is seeking to find full-time, results-driven Microsoft certified consultants with MCSE or MCP certification; Cisco certified network consultants with Cisco credentials; security consultants with CISSP, CISM, or CISA or comparable security certification; and advanced network design experts with a background in mobile solutions, wireless networking, high availability, business continuity, information protection, and virtual servers. Progent also seeks employees who can work on Progent's team of help desk support specialists and off-site troubleshooting professionals. In addition, We are seeking talented administrators who can perform productively in our high-growth, virtual office culture.

By maintaining a staff of talented and dedicated professionals, providing attentive customer care, and following a competitive results-based pricing model, We have been able to increase our customer base dramatically while delivering consulting support to hundreds of businesses in the San Francisco area and across the United States. An advanced virtual office network, a shared knowledge database, and a group approach to problem resolution have allowed Progent to retain a talented consulting team and a loyal customer base.

For an information technology consultant with technical support experience, joining Progent or helping Progent's customers can enhance your skills via cooperation with our staff of mutually team-oriented, talented consultants. Our commitment to delivering network expertise and computer help to small and midsize companies will give you the opportunity to work intimately with key players and add significantly to the growth of exciting companies.

Progent is hiring technical professionals that have recognized credentials in their technical focus. For example, if you are a Microsoft consultant, you must have your Microsoft MCSE certificate. For Cisco consultants, show us your CCIE or Cisco Certified Network Professional certificate. For network security, you should show you Certified Information Systems Security Professional, Certified Information Systems Auditor, CISM, or other top security credentials. Of course, we are familiar with “paper MCSEs.” However, simply because a credential can not ensure excellence is no excuse for not owning one. If you know your stuff, then most of these tests should present no great difficulty. The bottom line is that if you represent yourself to be an expert, then customers expect credentials. We will market your talents, but you should have basic credentials for us to market. If you stand adamantly against the idea of credentials, we can understand and respect your position, but you are likely not a good fit.

Freelance Work for Qualified Experts for
Windows, Apple OS, Linux, and Sun Technology

For more than two decades, our information technology engineers have offered low-cost and effective computer consulting services for businesses in Northern California and across the U.S. An advanced virtual office network, a shared support knowledge base, and a team philosophy for problem solving have helped us to retain a talented staff and quickly grow a loyal customer base.

The Experts Team is our way to provide clients the help of specialized information technology support professionals who have in-depth knowledge and work background in key technologies outside of Progent's core concentration in system infrastructure and security. Experts Group members are often independent contractors and sometimes "moonlighters" who are thoroughly qualified by us to work closely with our in-house consultants to deliver end-to-end, world-class network solutions to small businesses. We are always enhancing the Experts Team to address the special requirements of our clients.

Our Experts Group now offers support in these areas:

  • Apple OS integration and programs
  • Support for Linux, UNIX, and Sun environments
  • MRP, Enterprise Resource Planning, or Customer Relationship Management consulting
  • Mission-critical and specialized application help
  • Chief Information Officer, business analyst, and project management outsourcing
  • Custom program development and integration
  • Web, eCommerce, Electronic Data Interchange, and customer portal development and deployment
  • Database management and efficiency help
  • Management information consulting
  • Telecom systems consulting

Advantages of becoming a member of Our Experts Group include:

  • By working with us, you get to leverage the impact of our explosive expansion and top-notch recognition in the market. By having a group of talented and committed consultants, providing excellent client care, and following a proven, ROI-oriented pricing model, Progent has multiplied our customer base during the past several years and Progent now delivers consulting services to hundreds of businesses in Northern California and throughout the United States.
  • Progent's experienced marketing team takes care of all aspects of promoting your skills and technical knowledge into our rapidly growing customer base, so you spend less effort signing up customers and extra time making revenue.
  • We will facilitate relationship building between you and Progent's core team of experienced Microsoft and Cisco qualified engineers who act as the gateway to the key executives among our clients.
  • Progent's selling and administration staffs will take care of the entire sales and engagement cycle, from opportunity identification, job qualification, customer requirements definition, skills matching, job analysis proposal generation, contract negotiation and execution. Your entire focus stays with providing top-quality consulting expertise.
  • We will provide you connections to our advanced virtual office infrastructure, offering professional meeting/work locations in the San Francisco area, and data and voice connectivity anywhere in the United States.
  • You will have access to Progent's extensive database, processes based on leading practices, abundance of professional documents, and the shared expertise from one of the country's largest pool of expert consulting professionals.
  • We will pass on special benefits from leading technology companies such as Microsoft and Cisco, including no-cost orlow-cost training classes, on-line connections to special vendor troubleshooting utilities and technical maintenance resources, and on-line in-house use programs for training and/or demonstration 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 a member of Progent's Experts Group, but we do have the following requirements for membership:

  • You need to have a strong track record as a consulting professional operating independently in your field of specialization, including at least a two year record of successful consulting jobs and/or have your own active customer base to whom you now deliver continuing support activity.
  • You should show that you are an expert in your field of concentration, which includes showing a long task-relevant history and excellent references, and have current vendor or institutional professional qualifications.
  • You need to know how to present yourself in a professional manner and be self driven and confident in your skills. You must have excellent communications skills and be able to operate successfully alone or as part of a team.
  • You should know how to articulate proper goals to clients and other Progent consultants and you must know how scope out jobs, produce project plans, and estimate reasonable work schedules.

Enhance Your Skills with Advanced Technology and
Working with a Great Group of Network Consultants

Progent's work environment will allow you to become a better consulting professional by enhancing your technical knowledge and increasing the loyalty of your customers. Progent delivers on this commitment by attracting the top professional experts for you to work with, providing an advanced system infrastructure, using custom software tools to enable the highest level of service, and by streamlining our operational models for attracting and maintaining customers.

The decisive factor that differentiates us from typical network support firms is the high quality of our consultants. Out of the 50 or so consultants who have teamed with us, we have assembled top talent across a wide range of technical areas. Whether it’s Microsoft servers, Cisco firewalls, network security, Apple, Linux, server virtualization, or other key technologies, we deploy professionals who can enable you to be effective on larger projects by combining the aggregate skills of Progent's team of professionals.

To promote the productivity of Progent's consultants, we invest heavily in making available the best technology to do the work efficiently. We will exploit technology to an impressive extent and our advanced virtual office environment enables effortless connectivity, cooperation, and knowledge exchange with other Progent team members — all from home-based or on-the-road offices. Consultants don’t waste time or lose income with daily drives to a physical office building, and all driving you do for on-site client jobs is determined by your schedule, not ours. The best part is that much of our consulting work can be done remotely, representing 100% productivity for billable time. In practice, some of our team members do off-site consulting exclusively.

Progent's business structure is geared towards reacting quickly and efficiently to customer requirements via information sharing and collaborative problem solving. Although Progent's engineers operate with a high level of independence, resource allocation is unified, client issues and solutions are meticulously tracked, documented, and archived for convenient reference, current consultant availability is published to facilitate group projects and enable trouble escalation, and customer approval is continually monitored. We strengthen the sense of connection through periodic team conferences and quarterly company-wide events.

Most of Progent's team is situated across Northern California, however Progent is building a rapidly growing group of network professionals from across the U.S. Progent's virtual office environment does away with geographic boundaries that limit the efficiency of traditional business models. We enhance the package by offering a comprehensive employee care plan to ensure the health and economic welfare of our team members and their relations.

Just as we have awesome consulting professionals, Progent's marketing and operations teams match the high standards that characterizes Progent. These top-notch factors behind Progent’s growth are enabling us to identify and sign up the scores of new customers we are now acquiring every month. We lately celebrated the delivery of support to our 1,000th client. Try typing “Cisco consultants” or “Microsoft consultants” into Google to see for yourself why we are also a strong marketing organization.

Having a commitment to technical excellence is a cornerstone for growth with Progent. A job in consulting will push you to learn more than is possible in any other job in information technology. Being confronted by a continual series of technical challenges is what makes consulting exciting. Customers rely on a consultant to do the toughest jobs. Innovative tasks, leading-edge implementations, puzzling or chronic problems, and difficult migrations are the foundation for what we do every day. With us, you will not stall or be pigeonholed, as is all too common for network professionals in traditional corporate jobs. You will wake up every morning excited about the opportunities ahead.

Along the way, you will meet some wonderful folks, both by building strong customer relationships and by operating closely with other Progent consultants, where you will learn from and add to their success. Yes, technology is vital, but Progent is a relationship-focused company heart and soul. If you don’t have strong communications skills or enjoy working with a varied group of personalities, then Progent is probably not a good fit.

If all this seems right for you, we urge you to contact Progent about our view of the new paradigm of information technology consulting.

Get Quality of Life Improvements and Technical Prowess with
Progent's Sophisticated Virtual Office Environment

Progent is convinced that a well designed and executed information system is a crucial factor for accelerating a firm's growth, and we apply this philosophy in our corporate network environment. Progent has created a zero-downtime virtual office network that enables our staff consultants and authorized contractors to offer rapid and effective support, cooperate closely on complex projects, and gain from professional and private maturity from being part of an exciting company culture of personal drive and freedom.
















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