Among America's premiere network consultant companies for small and midsize business networks, Progent manages a large team of talented support professionals who concentrate on mainstream technologies including:

  • Microsoft Windows technology
  • Cisco routers, Catalyst and Nexus switches, firewalls, access points, plus Voice over IP and VPN products
  • Enterprise security expertise
  • Advanced system architecture
  • Remote IT support and network administration

Progent's Experts Group, which includes independent experts certified and coordinated by Progent, offers exceptionally refined knowledge covering a broad range of vital business applications and network solutions that include:

  • Apple OS and iOS integration and application software
  • Consulting for Linux, UNIX-based, and Sun Solaris systems
  • Microsoft Dynamics MRP, Enterprise Resource Planning, or CRM expertise
  • Business Intelligence consulting for platforms including SQL Server BI Stack, Microsoft Power BI, and Microsoft Management Reporter/FRx
  • Chief Information Officer, business analyst, and project management outsourcing
  • Web-based application software design, integration, and debugging
  • SQL Server, MySQL and Oracle Database development and management consulting
  • Office Access database application programming, migration and training
  • Office and Office 365 training

Innovative structures for attracting clients, delivering service, maintaining an efficient company culture, and providing highly competitive compensation and benefits have allowed us to be one of the fastest expanding and best recognized Microsoft Gold Partners consultant firms in the U.S. and to build a worldwide presence for delivering remote network expertise. If you are an accredited computer technician or information technology expert with an orientation towards a client success and strong communication skills, you should consider Progent a chance for increasing your technical knowledge, living a more rewarding career, and achieving financial success.

Find Out Additional Details Concerning Jobs at Progent
Check out these pages to find out more details about Progent's job openings, business philosophy, work conditions, profit sharing model, and benefits packages:

Consulting Work at Progent
We are hiring a range of on-staff employees such as solutions-driven Microsoft MCSE and MCP network engineers; connectivity experts who have Cisco CCIE certification; and consultants for advanced network architecture with backgrounds in mobile access, wireless networking, non-stop environments, disaster recovery solutions, data protection, and server virtualization. Progent is also looking for workstation support experts, off-site service professionals, and CISM or CISSP accredited security consultants. Progent is also looking for experienced managers able to perform efficiently in Progent's dynamic, virtual office model. Find out additional details about full-time consulting jobs at Progent by going to Consulting Jobs at Progent.

Freelance Opportunities with Progent
Progent works with freelance professionals who have specialized knowledge and working experience in crucial IT topics beyond Progent's main technical concentration. Our Experts Team employs independent consultants who can provide consulting and programming services for strategic applications that include Manufacturing Resource Planning, Enterprise Resource Planning, or CRM; possess in-depth knowledge of non-Microsoft operating systems such as Linux derivatives, Apple OS, or Sun, or can provide expert skills in areas such as telecom, web development, Juniper Networks infrastructure technology, web commerce, or Oracle and MySQL Database development and administration. Freelance contractors qualified by Progent coordinate with Progent's full-time engineers to deliver comprehensive IT services for small company networks. In order to find out more details concerning contracting jobs with Progent's Experts Team, go to Contracting Work with Progent.

Ways That We Are Unique
We have been able to recruit the best professional experts by being different. With a powerful mix of entrepreneurial drive, insistence on customer satisfaction, utilization of state-of-the-art technical tools, and a flexible work structure that offers quality-of-life choices for Progent's consulting team, Progent offers a stimulating environment for select individuals who have a drive for rapidly improving their technical abilities to deliver real-world solutions for a variety of organizations and technical environments. Learn more information concerning how Progent is different by referring to Ways That Progent Is Different.

Progent's Virtual Office Network
Our virtual office environment uses state-of-the-art technologies that enable remote support, wireless connectivity, easy availability of our support databases, and instant collaboration with talented team members to help you to resolve challenging IT problems. Our virtual office setting allows you to focus on providing IT solutions rather than dealing with traffic and helps consultants establish lasting client relationships by enabling you to come up with fast, effective, and affordable solutions. If you want to learn more details concerning our virtual office business model, refer to Progent virtual Office Infrastructure.

Compensation and Benefit Packages
Our compensation model is determined by revenue sharing. What you make is directly determined by the revenue you contribute. Consultants have the choice of concentrating on quality of life and electing to work at an easy pace, using Progent's versatile schedule to follow individual pursuits, or you can take advantage of the chance to make significant income by hard work and lots of consulting time. Progent also provides full family health coverage as well as many other benefits. Find out more details about our compensation and benefit packages by visiting Progent Compensation Model and Benefit Packages.

Working with Progent Questions and Answers
For replies to popular enquiries concerning becoming a consultant at Progent, see Jobs at Progent Frequently Asked Questions.

Here is a description of some available job opportunities:


Job Code
 
Description

P014

Sr. Microsoft Computer Consulting Expert - San Francisco Bay Area
Progent is looking for experienced Senior Microsoft computer consultants in the San Francisco Bay Area to help a variety of small businesses to manage 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 network architecture, Active Directory design and troubleshooting, Exchange-based email, security, and server monitoring.

More information about Sr. Microsoft Information Technology Consulting Expert Job


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 position that will be performed at our client locations in the San Francisco Bay Area. Daytime availability is required, Monday through Friday. Our consultant will maintain and support clients of all desktop and notebook computers powered by 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.

More information on Desktop Engineer Positions


P018

Sr. Microsoft IT Consultant - New York Metro, Pittsburgh and Los Angeles Areas
Progent is seeking experienced Senior Microsoft information technology consultants in the New York metro, Pittsburgh and Los Angeles areas to assist a range of small organizations maintain IT environments based on Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008, and Exchange 2007 to 2016. Important areas of expertise include network architecture, Active Directory design and repair, Exchange-based email, security, and server monitoring.

Details about Senior Microsoft Computer Consultant Positions


Expert

Sr. Exchange Expert - San Francisco Bay Area, Online
Progent is looking for a Sr. Microsoft Exchange expert to spearhead enterprise-level Exchange planning and deployment projects. The right candidate would be a technical consultant with mastery in Exchange 2007 to 2016 and Exchange Online and with a thorough understanding of Active Directory. This role would require a background in the consulting, architectural design, implementation and maintenance of these technologies.

More information on Senior Microsoft Exchange Consultant Job


S25

Business Development Representative - Los Angeles and New York Metro Areas
Progent is seeking a Business Development Representative (BDR) to work as a senior sales executive who is responsible for selling Progent's broad portfolio of IT outsourcing/co-sourcing and computer consulting, and development services. Activities of the BDR include:
  • Generating and articulating key elements of engagement proposals that associate our services with a customer's unique competitive requirements
  • Establishing and maintaining good relationships with Progent's clients
  • Providing ongoing client management and developing follow-on sales
  • Maintaining an understanding of rapidly changing technology

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


If you would like to apply for any position listed above, please send your resume to jobs@progent.com. Be sure to include the code numbers of the positions that interest you.

More Information Concerning Opportunities with Us

Career Work for Network Consultants, Desktop Service Technicians,
Security Experts, and Remote Support Technicians

Progent is seeking to hire full-time, results-driven Microsoft certified engineers with Microsoft MCSE or MCSA certification; Cisco certified system consultants who have Cisco CCIE or CCNP credentials; security professionals with CISM or comparable security certification; and high-end network architecture experts with a background in mobile solutions, wireless connectivity, fault tolerance, disaster recovery, information protection, and server virtualization. Progent also seeks employees who can join our staff of helpdesk support technicians and off-site troubleshooting professionals. Also, Progent is hiring talented administrators who can perform effectively in our high-growth, virtual office culture.

By supporting a staff of skilled and motivated consultants, providing attentive client services, and following a strong value-based fee structure, Progent has managed to expand our customer base dramatically while delivering professional support to numerous companies in Northern California and across the U.S. A sophisticated virtual office network, a shared knowledge base, and a team strategy for problem resolution have helped Progent to retain a talented staff and a loyal client base.

For a network consultant with troubleshooting expertise, teaming with Progent or working for Progent's clients can expand your knowledge through cooperation with Progent's staff of highly team-oriented, talented engineers. Progent's commitment to providing network consulting and technical help to small organizations will give you the chance to work intimately with decision makers and add appreciably to the success of exciting companies.

Progent is looking for technical professionals that can show recognized certification related to their special expertise. So, if you are a Microsoft expert, you must have earned your Microsoft MCSE credential. For Cisco experts, have your Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert or CCNP credential. For security, you should have earned you CISSP, Certified Information Systems Auditor, Certified Information Security Manager, or other leading security credentials. Naturally, Progent is aware of "paper experts". Nevertheless, simply because a certificate does not ensure expertise is no reason for not owning one. If you know your field, then the majority of these tests should present no great difficulty. The bottom line is that if you represent yourself to be a professional, then customers expect credentials. Progent can promote your talents, but you must provide basic credentials for Progent to work with. In case you happen to be adamantly against the concept of certifications, Progent can sympathize with and honor your position, but you are probably not an appropriate candidate.

Freelance Work for Certified Application Specialists for
Windows, Apple OS, Linux-based, and Sun Solaris Technology

For more than two decades, our consulting professionals have provided affordable and effective computer consulting expertise for companies in the San Francisco Bay Area and across the United States. A sophisticated virtual office environment, a common technical knowledge base, and a collaborative approach to problem resolution have enabled us to retain a strong consulting group and quickly expand a satisfied clientele.

The Experts Team is Progent's way to offer clients the services of expert information technology support engineers who have advanced knowledge and work background in key areas beyond Progent's core focus in network support and security. Experts Group members are often independent engineers and sometimes "moonlighters" who are carefully qualified by Progent to work closely with our staff engineers to deliver comprehensive, enterprise-class network services to small companies. Progent is continually expanding the Experts Group to meet the special needs of our clients.

Our Experts Team currently provides consulting in these areas:

  • Macintosh integration and applications
  • Expertise for Linux-powered, UNIX, and Sun systems
  • MRP, Enterprise Resource Planning, or Customer Relationship Management expertise
  • Line-of-business and vertical program help
  • Chief Information Officer, management information analyst, and project logistics services
  • Special applications development and deployment
  • Web site, eCommerce, Electronic Data Interchange, and client portal development and integration
  • Database support and efficiency consulting
  • Business information expertise
  • Telecom architecture support

Advantages of becoming part of Our Experts Group include:

  • By associating with Progent, you get to benefit from the momentum of Progent's explosive growth and top-notch recognition in the industry. By maintaining a group of talented and dedicated consultants, offering attentive customer care, and practicing a strong, value-oriented billing structure, Progent has multiplied our clientele over the past several years and Progent now delivers professoinal support to hundreds of companies in California and across the U.S.
  • Our experienced marketing staff handles all aspects of marketing your services and technical knowledge into our rapidly growing customer base, so you expend less effort finding customers and extra time making revenue.
  • We will facilitate relationship building between you and our key group of experienced Microsoft and Cisco certified consultants who are the conduit to the decision makers among Progent's clients.
  • Our selling and administration teams will take care of the complete selling and engagement process, from lead generation, project qualification, customer requirements definition, capabilities matching, project scoping proposal generation, contract negotiation and generation. Your entire focus stays with providing top-quality consulting service.
  • Progent will provide you connections to Progent's advanced virtual office infrastructure, including convenient meeting/work locations in Northern California, as well as data and voice connectivity anywhere in the U.S.
  • You will have access to our vast database, processes based on industry best practices, abundance of professional documents, and the shared expertise from one of Northern California's largest pool of experienced information technology professionals.
  • We will share partner-only benefits from top technology companies such as Microsoft and Cisco, including free ordiscounted educational seminars, web connections to restricted vendor support utilities and technical maintenance resources, and on-line internal use software for education and/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 a member of Progent's Experts Group, but Progent has the following requirements to join:

  • You must have a proven track record as a consulting professional operating on your own in your area of expertise, including a minimum two year record of completed contracting jobs or you must have your own active customer base to whom you now deliver ongoing consulting activity.
  • You should show that you have expertise in your field of specialization, including showing an extensive work-related record and strong references, and have up-to-date vendor and/or industry professional certifications.
  • You should know how to present yourself in a professional manner and be self driven and assured in your skills. You must have strong communications skills and know how to operate successfully by yourself or as part of a team.
  • You must be able to articulate realistic goals to clients and other Progent consultants and you should be able scope out projects, produce project plans, and estimate reasonable time lines.

Enhance Your Abilities with the Best Technology and
Joining a Great Group of Network Consultants

Progent's business climate will make you a more capable consulting professional by improving your technical knowledge and boosting the loyalty of your clients. Progent delivers on this promise by attracting the best consulting talent for you to work with, offering an advanced system infrastructure, running specialized software utilities to deliver the maximum level of support, and by optimizing our business models for finding and keeping clients.

The decisive factor that differentiates us from typical consulting companies is the high quality of our support professionals. Out of the 50 or so consulting experts who have joined Progent, we have assembled top expertise covering a broad array of technologies. Whether it’s Microsoft Windows, Cisco switches, corporate security, Apple, Linux, VMware, or other crucial areas, we deploy experts who can help you to be effective on larger projects by combining the collective experience of our team of professionals.

To promote the success of Progent's team, we invest heavily in providing the most powerful technology to perform the work properly. We will leverage information technology to an extraordinary degree and our advanced virtual office environment enables seamless connectivity, collaboration, and information sharing with fellow Progent consultants — entirely from home-based or on-the-road offices. You don’t waste time or lose income because of daily drives to a physical office, and any driving you do for in-person customer work is determined by your schedule, not ours. The most attractive benefit is that most of our support services can be done remotely, representing maximum productivity for income-producing time. In fact, some Progent team members do remote consulting exclusively.

Our business structure is geared towards responding rapidly and effectively to customer needs through information sharing and cooperative problem solving. Even though our engineers operate with a high level of independence, resource allocation is centralized, customer problems and solutions are carefully tracked, documented, and archived for easy retrieval, current consultant schedules are broadcast to facilitate team tasks and simplify trouble escalation, and customer satisfaction is always evaluated. We strengthen the sense of connection through periodic workgroup conferences and quarterly corporate events.

The majority of our team is situated across California, however Progent is attracting a rapidly expanding group of consulting professionals throughout the U.S. Progent's virtual office infrastructure eliminates regional obstacles that restrict the efficiency of traditional business structures. We enhance the deal by providing a comprehensive benefit plan to promote the health and economic welfare of our team members and their relations.

Just as we have awesome consultants, Progent's sales and administration teams match the excellence that defines Progent. These high-performance contributors to Progent’s success are helping us to target and sign up the scores of new clients we are now acquiring each month. We recently marked the delivery of support to our 1,000th client. Just type “Cisco consultants” or “Microsoft consultants” into Google to check for yourself why Progent is also a strong marketing operation.

Having a passion for technical proficiency is a cornerstone for growth with us. A career in consulting will drive you to enhance your skills more than is possible in any other job in information technology. Being confronted by a steady stream of technical challenges is what keeps professional support interesting. Clients rely on a consultant to perform the “hard stuff.” Creative tasks, leading-edge deployments, puzzling or entrenched problems, and difficult migrations are the foundation for what we do every day. At Progent, you will not stagnate or be narrowly defined, as is all too typical for network engineers in ordinary corporate jobs. You will wake up every morning enthusiastic about the opportunities ahead.

On the way, you will meet some wonderful folks, both by building strong client contacts and by operating in conjunction with other Progent team members, where you will learn from and contribute to their growth. Yes, technology is vital, but we are a relationship-oriented organization heart and soul. If you don’t have strong people skills or enjoy working with a diverse assortment of personalities, then Progent is in all likelihood a poor match.

If this seems right for you, we invite you to talk to Progent about our vision of the future of network consulting.

Enjoy Quality of Life Benefits and Technical Prowess with
Progent's Sophisticated Virtual Office Environment

Progent believes that a well designed and executed network can be a pivotal piece for accelerating any company's success, and we apply this credo in our corporate network infrastructure. Progent has created a zero-downtime virtual office network that allows Progent's in-house consultants and authorized contractors to offer fast and efficient service, cooperate easily on sophisticated jobs, and experience professional and personal maturity from being part of an exciting business ethos of personal drive and independence.
















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