One of America's premiere IT consultant companies for small and midsize business networks, Progent manages a large team of certified support experts who concentrate on mainstream IT areas such as:

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

Progent's Experts Team, which contracts freelance experts qualified and managed by Progent, offers highly refined knowledge covering a wide variety of vital software applications and network technologies that include:

  • Apple OS and iOS networking and application software
  • Consulting for Linux-powered, UNIX, and Sun systems
  • Dynamics MRP, Enterprise Resource Planning, or Customer Relationship Management expertise
  • BI expertise for SQL Server BI Stack, Microsoft Power BI, and Microsoft Management Reporter/FRx
  • CIO, management information analyst, and project logistics services
  • Web app design, deployment, and troubleshooting
  • SQL Server and Oracle DBM programming and DBA consulting
  • Office Access application programming, enhancement and troubleshooting
  • Microsoft Office desktop and Office 365 custom training

Creative models for finding clients, providing support, maintaining an efficient company culture, and offering generous profit sharing have allowed Progent to be one of the most rapidly growing and best recognized Microsoft Partners consulting firms in the U.S. and to build a worldwide organization for providing remote network support. If you are an accredited computer technician or network consultant with a focus on a customer service and strong communication skills, you will find in Progent an opportunity for increasing your technical skills, living a more rewarding lifestyle, and attaining financial security.

Find Out Additional Information Concerning Working at Progent
Check out these pages to learn additional details about our job opportunities, company philosophy, operational environment, profit sharing model, and benefits:

Full-time Careers at Progent
Progent is looking for a variety of on-staff employees such as experienced Microsoft MCSE computer engineers; network experts with Cisco CCIE certification; and specialists in advanced network architecture with experience in mobile connectivity, wireless integration, non-stop systems, business continuity solutions, data protection, and VMware technology. Progent is also hiring desktop support experts, off-site service professionals, and CISSP, CISM, or CISA certified security engineers. We are also hiring veteran managers who can operate efficiently in our dynamic, virtual office environment. Learn additional details about full-time consulting positions at Progent by going to Full-time Careers at Progent.

Contracting Jobs at Progent
Progent contracts freelance consultants with in-depth expertise and hands-on experience in high-demand IT topics beyond our primary service concentration. Our Experts Team employs contractors who can provide consulting and programming support for strategic solutions such as MRP, Enterprise Resource Planning, or CRM; possess deep knowledge of popular platforms such as Linux derivatives, Apple OS, or Sun, or offer world-class skills in technologies like telecom, web site design, Juniper infrastructure technology, web commerce, or Oracle DBM development and management. Independent consultants certified by us cooperate with our in-house professionals to provide end-to-end IT services for small company networks. If you want to learn additional information concerning contracting jobs with Progent's Experts Team, go to Freelance Opportunities at Progent.

Reasons That We Are Exceptional
Progent has been able to recruit the top consulting talent by being unique. Providing an innovative blend of enterprising spirit, dedication to client success, use of state-of-the-art technology, and a flexible business model that offers quality-of-life choices for Progent's team members, Progent creates a stimulating environment for select individuals who posses a desire for quickly improving their professional skills to deliver real-world solutions for a range of organizations and technical environments. Learn more details about ways that Progent is exceptional by visiting Ways That Progent Is Different.

Progent's Virtual Office Network
Progent's virtual office environment provides sophisticated technical tools that support remote access, wireless connectivity, easy access to Progent's support databases, and close cooperation with talented colleagues to allow you to resolve challenging IT problems. Our virtual office model frees consultants to focus on providing IT solutions instead of fighting traffic and lets consultants establish lasting client relationships by enabling you to come up with fast, viable, and affordable solutions. If you want to learn additional details about Progent's virtual office infrastructure, visit Progent virtual Office Work Environment.

Compensation Model and Benefits
Our compensation model is based on revenue sharing. What you earn is wholly determined by what you contribute. Consultants have the choice of focusing on quality of life and electing to consult at an easy pace, using Progent's versatile schedule to follow personal pursuits, or you can choose to make significant money by persistent work and lots of consulting time. Progent also provides complete family health care insurance plus numerous additional benefits. Learn more details about our compensation and benefit packages by referring to Our Compensation Model and Benefit Packages.

Employment at Progent Q&A
To see answers to common questions concerning becoming a consultant at Progent, visit Employment at Progent Questions and Answers.

This is a description of some available job opportunities:


Job Code
 
Job Description

P014

Senior Microsoft Computer Consultant - San Francisco Bay Area
Progent is seeking proven Senior Microsoft information technology consultants in the San Francisco Bay Area to assist a variety of small businesses to maintain networks based on Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008, and Microsoft Exchange 2007 through 2016. Important areas of expertise include network infrastructure, Active Directory design and troubleshooting, Exchange-based messaging, security, and server monitoring.

Details about Senior Microsoft Computer Consulting Expert Job


P016

Desktop Engineer - San Francisco Bay Area
Progent is seeking Desktop Support Consultants to assist our clients with maintenance, break/fix and project work. This is a 1099 consulting position that will be performed at our client premises 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 based on the latest Microsoft technologies. Also, work extensively with customer's executives, management, IT group or under the direction or guidance of our senior consultant to support the client's end users.

Specifics on Desktop Support Expert Jobs


P018

Senior Microsoft Computer Consulting Expert - New York Metro, Pittsburgh and Los Angeles Areas
Progent is seeking experienced Senior Microsoft computer consultants in the New York metro, Pittsburgh and Los Angeles areas to assist a variety of small and midsize organizations 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 system infrastructure, Active Directory design and troubleshooting, Exchange-based messaging, security, and server monitoring.

More information on Sr. Microsoft Information Technology Consultant Jobs


Expert

Sr. Exchange Expert - San Francisco Bay Area, Online
Progent is looking for a Sr. Microsoft Exchange expert to lead large-scale Exchange design and implementation projects. The right candidate would be a computer consultant with mastery in Microsoft Exchange 2007 to 2016 and Office 365 and with a thorough understanding of Microsoft AD. This position demands a background in the consulting, system design, deployment and maintenance of these technologies.

Specifics about Sr. Microsoft Exchange Consultant Positions


S25

Business Development Representative - Los Angeles and New York Metro Areas
Progent is seeking a Business Development Representative (BDR) to operate as a senior sales executive who is responsible for selling the company's comprehensive portfolio of information technology outsourcing/co-sourcing and network consulting, and application development services. Responsibilities of the Business Development Representative include:
  • Generating and articulating key elements of engagement proposals that tie Progent's services with a customer's unique competitive requirements
  • Establishing and maintaining excellent relationships with customers
  • Providing ongoing client management and developing follow-on sales
  • Maintaining an understanding of continually evolving IT technology

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


If you wish to enquire about any job shown above, you should send your resume to jobs@progent.com. Please copy the code numbers of the positions that interest you.

Additional Facts About Work with Us

Staff Work for Network Consultants, Computer Support Specialists,
Security Experts, and Remote Support Technicians

Progent is seeking to find full-time, results-oriented Microsoft accredited consultants with Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer credentials; Cisco accredited system consultants with CCIE credentials; security consultants with CISSP, CISM, or CISA or equivalent security certification; and advanced network design experts with a background in mobile solutions, wireless networking, high uptime, workplace recovery, data preservation, and VMware. Progent also is looking for professionals to join Progent's staff of help desk service technicians and remote support experts. Also, We are seeking experienced administrators able to perform productively in our fast-paced, virtual office culture.

By maintaining a team of talented and dedicated professionals, providing attentive customer care, and offering a strong value-based fee structure, Progent has been able to increase our customer base rapidly while delivering consulting services to hundreds of companies in the San Francisco area and throughout the U.S. An advanced virtual office network, a shared information database, and a group strategy for problem resolution have helped Progent to retain a skilled consulting team and a satisfied customer list.

If you are an information technology professional with troubleshooting experience, teaming with Progent or helping our customers can enhance your knowledge through interaction with Progent's staff of mutually team-oriented, talented engineers. Progent's focus on providing information technology expertise and computer help to small organizations will offer you the chance to work closely with decision makers and contribute significantly to the success of dynamic businesses.

Progent is hiring consultants who have recognized certification in their special expertise. For example, if you are a Microsoft expert, you must have your Microsoft MCSE certificate. For Cisco experts, have your CCIE or Cisco Certified Network Professional certificate. For network security, you should show you CISSP, Certified Information Systems Auditor, CISM, or one of the other top security credentials. Of course, we are aware of “paper MCSEs.” Notwithstanding, simply because a credential can not ensure excellence is no excuse for not having one. If you know your field, then the majority of those certifications should present no great difficulty. The point is that if you are an expert, then clients deserve to see certifications. We will broadcast your talents, but you need to provide standard certifications for us to work with. In case you are adamantly against the idea of credentials, we can sympathize with and respect your opinion, but you are probably not an appropriate candidate.

Freelance Work for Certified Experts for
Windows, Apple OS, Linux/UNIX, and Sun Technology

For over 20 years, our consulting professionals have offered low-cost and effective network support expertise for companies in the San Francisco Bay Area and across the United States. An advanced virtual office environment, a shared technical knowledge base, and a team philosophy for problem solving have enabled us to build a strong in-house team and quickly grow a loyal customer base.

The Experts Group is our way to offer customers the help of specialized information technology support professionals who have advanced skills and work background in important areas outside of our core concentration in system support and security. Experts Group consultants are often freelance engineers and occasionally "moonlighters" who are thoroughly qualified by us to collaborate with Progent's staff engineers to provide comprehensive, world-class network services to small and midsize companies. Progent is continually expanding our Experts Team to address the particular requirements of our clients.

Our Experts Group currently offers support in these technologies:

  • Macintosh networking and programs
  • Consulting for Linux, UNIX, and Sun systems
  • Manufacturing Resource Planning, Enterprise Resource Planning, or CRM expertise
  • Strategic and vertical application help
  • CIO, management information analyst, and project logistics services
  • Custom applications design and integration
  • Web site, electronic business, Electronic Data Interchange, and customer information portal design and integration
  • Database management and efficiency help
  • Management intelligence expertise
  • Telecommunications architecture consulting

Advantages of being part of Our Experts Team include:

  • By associating with us, you get to leverage the impact of Progent's explosive expansion and top-notch recognition in the industry. By maintaining a team of talented and dedicated consultants, providing excellent customer care, and following a proven, value-focused billing model, we have multiplied our clientele during the last few years and Progent currently provides consulting services to hundreds of companies in California and throughout the United States.
  • Our veteran marketing team takes care of all facets of marketing your services and technical knowledge into our rapidly growing customer base, so you spend less time finding clients and extra time making money.
  • Progent will assist in communications between you and Progent's core group of experienced Microsoft and Cisco qualified engineers who act as the gateway to the influential managers among Progent's clients.
  • Progent's selling and operations staffs will manage the entire selling and contracting process, from lead identification, project approval, client requirements definition, skills matching, project analysis proposal writing, agreement negotiation and generation. Your exclusive focus stays with providing top-quality consulting expertise.
  • We will provide you connections to our advanced virtual office environment, offering professional meeting/work locations in the San Francisco area, and Internet and telecomm connectivity throughout the U.S.
  • You will have access to our vast database, procedures based on industry best practices, abundance of template-deliverable documents, and the aggregate expertise from one of Northern California's largest pool of experienced consulting professionals.
  • We will pass on partner-only benefits from top vendors including Microsoft and Cisco, including free ordiscounted training classes, on-line access to special vendor support utilities and product maintenance resources, and on-line in-house use programs for training or demonstration 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 not any fee to become a member of our Experts Group, but we do have these requirements to join:

  • You should have a proven background as a consultant working independently in your area of specialization, including at least a two year history of successful consulting projects and/or have your own active customer base to whom you now provide continuing support services.
  • You need to show that you have expertise in your field of concentration, which includes having a long work-related history and strong references, and have current vendor or industry professional certifications.
  • You must be able to carry yourself in a professional way and be self motivated and confident in your abilities. You should have strong communications skills and know how to work efficiently by yourself or as part of a team.
  • You should be able to explain realistic expectations to customers and fellow Progent team members and you need to be able scope out jobs, produce project plans, and define realistic time lines.

Enhance Your Skills with Advanced Technology and
Joining a Great Team of Network Consultants

Progent's productive atmosphere will make you a better professional by enhancing your information technology knowledge and boosting the loyalty of your customers. Progent delivers on this promise by recruiting the top professional talent for you to operate with, providing an advanced network and communications architecture, running custom application utilities to deliver the highest quality of support, and by optimizing our business structures for finding and maintaining clients.

The most important factor that differentiates us from most consulting firms is the quality of our consultants. Among the scores of consultants who have joined Progent, we have assembled top talent across a broad array of technologies. Be it Microsoft servers, Cisco firewalls, corporate security, Mac, Linux, server virtualization, or other vital areas, we engage professionals who can help you to be effective on larger jobs by combining the collective skills of our group of experts.

To promote the productivity of our team, we invest heavily in making available the most powerful technology to do the job properly. We will leverage information technology to an impressive extent and our advanced virtual office environment allows effortless connectivity, cooperation, and knowledge exchange with fellow Progent team members — all from home-based or on-the-road offices. Consultants don’t waste time or lose revenue because of regular commutes to a physical office, and any travel you do for on-site client jobs is based on your schedule, not Progent's. The best part is that most of our support work can be done remotely, offering 100% productivity for billable hours. In fact, some of our team members do remote support only.

Our business structure is set up for reacting quickly and efficiently to customer needs through information sharing and cooperative problem resolution. Even though our engineers operate with a great deal of freedom, dispatching is unified, customer problems and solutions are meticulously monitored, documented, and archived for easy reference, up-to-date engineer availability is broadcast to facilitate group projects and enable problem escalation, and client satisfaction is continually evaluated. We reinforce the sense of cooperation via monthly workgroup conferences and quarterly company-wide events.

Most of our consultants are located across Northern California, however we are attracting a rapidly growing team of network experts from across the United States. Progent's virtual office environment eliminates geographic boundaries that restrict the efficiency of conventional company structures. We complete the package by providing a comprehensive benefit plan to promote the physical health and financial security of our team members and their families.

Just as we have world-class consultants, Progent's marketing and operations groups match the excellence that characterizes Progent. These high-performance factors behind Progent’s success are helping us to identify and land the 50-60 new customers we are currently acquiring every month. We recently celebrated the providing of support to our 1,000th client. Just type “Cisco consultants” or “Microsoft consultants” into Google to see for yourself why we are also a strong sales operation.

Having a commitment to technical excellence is a key for growth with Progent. A career in consulting will push you to learn more than is possible in any other position in network technology. Being exposed to a steady stream of technical challenges is what keeps consulting interesting. Clients choose consultants to perform the toughest jobs. Creative tasks, leading-edge deployments, vexing or chronic issues, and tricky migrations are the foundation for our services daily. At Progent, you will not stagnate or be pigeonholed, as is all too common for computer engineers in traditional corporate jobs. You will awake every day excited about the opportunities to come.

On the way, you will work with some wonderful folks, both by building strong client contacts and by working closely with other Progent team members, where you will benefit from and add to their growth. Of course, technology is vital, but Progent is a relationship-focused company from top to bottom. If you don’t offer excellent communications skills or like cooperating with a varied assortment of personalities, then Progent is probably not a good fit.

If all this sounds good to you, we urge you to contact Progent about our vision of the future of network consulting.

Enjoy Lifestyle Improvements and Technical Success with
Progent's Sophisticated Virtual Office Infrastructure

Progent believes that a well designed and implemented network is a pivotal factor for enabling a firm's success, and we apply this philosophy in our own system environment. Progent has built a non-stop virtual office infrastructure that enables our in-house consultants and authorized contractors to deliver rapid and effective support, cooperate easily on sophisticated jobs, and experience career and private growth from acting as part of a dynamic business culture of personal drive and independence.
















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