One of America's premiere computer consultant companies for business networks, Progent manages a full-time team of certified service professionals who concentrate on core IT areas such as:

  • Microsoft Windows technology
  • Cisco Integrated Services Routers, switches, firewalls, wireless access points, plus VoIP products
  • Network security expertise
  • Sophisticated network infrastructures
  • Off-site IT support and network administration

Progent's Experts Team, which includes independent consultants qualified and managed by Progent, offers highly refined skills in a broad variety of critical software areas and networking solutions such as:

  • Apple OS and iOS integration and application software
  • Consulting for Linux, UNIX-powered, and Sun environments
  • Dynamics Manufacturing Resource Planning, Enterprise Resource Planning, or Customer Relationship Management consulting
  • Business Intelligence consulting for Microsoft's SQL Server BI Stack, Microsoft Power BI, and Microsoft Management Reporter/FRx
  • CIO, business analyst, and project management outsourcing
  • Web app design, integration, and debugging
  • SQL Server, MySQL and Oracle Database development and DBA help
  • Microsoft Office Access database programming, enhancement and training
  • Office desktop and Microsoft Office 365 consulting

Creative models for finding clients, delivering service, maintaining an efficient working environment, and providing generous profit sharing have allowed us to become one of the most rapidly expanding and best respected Microsoft Gold Partners consulting organizations in the U.S. and to establish an international presence for delivering online network expertise. If you are an accredited IT support professional or information technology consultant with a drive for a customer success and excellent communication skills, consultants will discover Progent a chance for adding to your professional knowledge, developing a more independent lifestyle, and achieving financial security.

Find Out Additional Details Concerning Jobs with Progent
Follow these links to find out additional details about our job opportunities, business philosophy, operational conditions, compensation structure, and benefits packages:

Full-time Positions at Progent
We are hiring a variety of full-time professionals including experienced Microsoft MCSE, MCSA, and MCP computer consultants; connectivity experts who have Cisco CCIE, CCNP, or CCNA certification; and consultants for fault-tolerant system design with experience in mobile access, wireless networking, high-availability systems, disaster recovery solutions, data protection, and virtual servers. Progent is also seeking workstation support technicians, off-site service professionals, and CISSP or CISA certified security consultants. Progent is also hiring veteran managers and administrators who can perform effectively in our dynamic, virtual office model. Learn additional information about staff professional services jobs at Progent by referring to Full-time Careers at Progent.

Freelance Work at Progent
Progent contracts freelance professionals with specialized expertise and working experience in crucial information technology areas outside our main technical focus. Our Experts Team hires contractors who can provide consulting and programming services for strategic applications that include MRP, Enterprise Resource Planning, or Customer Relationship Management; have in-depth expertise with popular platforms such as Linux derivatives, Macintosh, or Solaris, or offer world-class skills in areas like telecommunications, web site design, Juniper infrastructure technology, eCommerce, or Oracle DBM programming and management. Independent consultants certified by us cooperate with our full-time professionals to deliver comprehensive solutions for small company networks. In order to find out additional information about freelance jobs with Progent's Experts Consulting Group, go to Freelance Work at Progent.

Reasons That We Are Exceptional
Progent has been able to recruit the best professional talent by being different. With a powerful mix of enterprising spirit, insistence on client satisfaction, utilization of state-of-the-art technical tools, and a flexible work structure that offers quality-of-life options for Progent's consulting team, Progent offers a dynamic setting for select consultants who posses a desire for rapidly improving their technical abilities to create concrete benefits for a variety of businesses and technical environments. Learn additional information about ways that we are different by referring to Ways That We Are Different.

Our Virtual Office Business Model
Our virtual office network uses advanced technologies that enable remote support, wireless connectivity, easy availability of our knowledge bases, and close cooperation with talented team members to allow you to resolve business-critical IT issues. Our virtual office setting allows you to focus on delivering IT solutions instead of fighting traffic and lets you nurture successful client relationships by enabling you to provide fast, viable, and affordable solutions. In order to find out additional information concerning our virtual office work environment, go to Progent virtual Office Infrastructure.

Compensation and Benefit Programs
Progent's compensation model is based on revenue sharing. What you make is wholly tied to what you contribute. Consultants have the choice of focusing on quality of life and electing to consult at a more relaxed pace, using our versatile schedule to make time for individual pursuits, or you can take advantage of the chance to earn considerable income by persistent work and lots of hours. Progent also offers comprehensive family health care coverage plus numerous additional benefits. Find out more concerning Progent's compensation model and benefit programs by visiting Our Compensation Model and Benefit Packages.

Consulting at Progent FAQs
To see replies to popular enquiries about being a consultant at Progent, visit Employment at Progent Q&A.

The following is a list of Progent's current job opportunities:


Job Code
 
Description

P014

Senior Microsoft IT Consulting Expert - San Francisco Bay Area
Progent is looking for proven Senior Microsoft computer consulting experts in the San Francisco Bay Area to assist a range of small organizations to manage networks powered by Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008, and Microsoft Exchange 2007 through 2016. Key areas of knowledge include system architecture, Active Directory design and repair, Exchange-based messaging, security, and server monitoring.

More information on Sr. Microsoft Information Technology Consulting Expert Jobs


P016

Desktop Support Expert - San Francisco Bay Area
Progent is seeking 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 our customer locations 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 powered by the latest Microsoft technologies. In addition, work extensively with customer's executives, management, IT group or under the direction or guidance of Progent's senior consultant to support the customer's end users.

Details about Desktop Support Expert Positions


P018

Sr. Microsoft IT Consultant - New York Metro, Pittsburgh and Los Angeles Areas
Progent is looking for experienced Sr. Microsoft information technology consulting experts in the New York metro, Pittsburgh and Los Angeles areas to assist a variety of small and midsize businesses manage IT environments based on Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008, and Microsoft Exchange 2007 through 2016. Key fields of expertise include system architecture, AD design and troubleshooting, Exchange-based email, security, and server monitoring.

Details about Senior Microsoft IT Consultant Job


Expert

Senior Exchange Expert - San Francisco Bay Area, Online
Progent is seeking a Sr. Exchange expert to lead enterprise-level Microsoft Exchange design and implementation initiatives. The right applicant should be a computer consultant with subject matter expertise in the area of Exchange 2007 through 2016 and Microsoft Office 365 and with a solid understanding of Active Directory. This position calls for a background in the consulting, system design, implementation and support of these platforms.

More information about Senior Microsoft Exchange Expert Job


S25

Business Development Representative - Los Angeles and New York Metro Areas
Progent is seeking a Business Development Representative to work as a senior sales executive responsible for selling Progent's broad selection of information technology outsourcing/co-sourcing and computer consulting, and development services. Responsibilities of the BDR include:
  • Producing and explaining crucial components of consulting propositions that associate Progent's services with an organization's IT goals
  • Establishing and maintaining excellent relationships with clients
  • Providing ongoing account management and developing follow-on sales
  • Maintaining an understanding of rapidly changing IT technology

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


If you would like to enquire about any position listed above, you should send your background information to jobs@progent.com. Be sure to include the job codes of the jobs of interest.

Additional Facts About Jobs at Progent

Career Work for Network Consultants, Computer Support Technicians,
Security Consultants, and Remote Help Professionals

Progent is seeking to find full-time, solutions-driven Microsoft certified consultants with Microsoft MCSE, MCSA, or MCP certification; Cisco certified system consultants with Cisco CCIE credentials; security professionals with CISA or equivalent security credentials; and high-end network design consultants with experience in mobile access, wireless networking, fault tolerance, workplace recovery, data protection, and virtual servers. Progent also is looking for employees who can join our team of help desk service technicians and off-site troubleshooting professionals. In addition, Progent is hiring talented administrators who can perform productively in Progent's high-growth, virtual office environment.

By supporting a team of skilled and motivated consultants, delivering world-class client care, and following a competitive value-based pricing structure, Progent has managed to increase our client list dramatically while delivering consulting support to numerous businesses in the San Francisco area and across the United States. A sophisticated virtual office network, a shared knowledge database, and a group strategy for problem solving have allowed Progent to retain a skilled staff and a satisfied customer list.

If you are a network consultant with technical support experience, teaming with Progent or working for Progent's customers can enhance your knowledge through cooperation with Progent's group of mutually team-oriented, talented engineers. Progent's commitment to providing network expertise and computer support to small organizations will give you the chance to work intimately with key players and add appreciably to the success of dynamic companies.

Progent is looking for consultants who have verifiable certification in their technical focus. For example, if you are a Microsoft consultant, you must have earned your Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer credential. For Cisco professionals, have your Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert or CCNP certificate. For network security, you should have earned you Certified Information Systems Security Professional, CISA, Certified Information Security Manager, or one of the other top security certifications. Of course, we are aware of "paper experts". Nevertheless, simply because a certificate does not guarantee expertise is no reason for not having one. If you have mastered your field, then most of these certifications should present no challenge. The bottom line is that if you call yourself an expert, then customers deserve to see certifications. We can promote your talents, but you need to provide standard credentials for us to work with. If you stand strongly opposed to the idea of certifications, Progent can understand and respect your opinion, but you are likely not an appropriate fit.

Freelance Jobs for Certified Experts for
Windows, Macintosh, Linux-based, and Sun Solaris Technology

For over 20 years, our consulting engineers have offered low-cost and successful computer consulting expertise for businesses in Northern California and across the United States. An advanced virtual office environment, a shared support knowledge base, and a collaborative philosophy for problem solving have enabled Progent to retain a talented in-house team and quickly grow a satisfied client base.

The Experts Team is our way to offer clients the help of expert computer support engineers who have in-depth knowledge and work experience in important areas outside of Progent's core focus in network support and security. Experts Group consultants are typically independent contractors and sometimes "moonlighters" who are thoroughly qualified by Progent to work closely with our in-house engineers to deliver comprehensive, enterprise-class network services to small and midsize companies. We are always expanding our Experts Group to meet the special requirements of our clients.

Our Experts Team currently offers consulting in these areas:

  • Apple OS integration and programs
  • Support for Linux-powered, UNIX-powered, and Sun systems
  • MRP, Enterprise Resource Planning, or CRM expertise
  • Strategic and specialized program help
  • Chief Information Officer, business analyst, and project management outsourcing
  • Custom applications design and deployment
  • Web site, electronic business, Electronic Data Interchange, and customer information portal design and integration
  • SQL management and performance consulting
  • Business intelligence expertise
  • Telecommunications architecture support

Advantages of becoming part of Our Experts Group include:

  • By working with Progent, you can benefit from the impact of our dramatic growth and top-notch recognition in the marketplace. By having a team of skilled and committed consultants, offering excellent client support, and practicing a proven, value-focused billing model, we have quadrupled our customer base over the past several years and Progent currently provides professoinal services to hundreds of companies in Northern California and throughout the United States.
  • Our experienced marketing staff takes care of all facets of marketing your services and areas of knowledge into our rapidly expanding client base, so you expend less time signing up customers and more time making money.
  • We will facilitate relationship building between you and our key group of expert Microsoft and Cisco qualified engineers who are the gateway to the decision makers among our customers.
  • Progent's sales and administration groups will manage the entire selling and engagement cycle, from opportunity generation, job approval, client requirements description, skills matching, project scoping proposal writing, contract negotiation and generation. Your exclusive focus is on providing high-level consulting expertise.
  • We will provide you access to Progent's advanced virtual office environment, offering convenient meeting/work sites throughout Northern California, as well as Internet and telecomm connectivity throughout the United States.
  • You will have access to our vast database, processes based on industry best practices, abundance of professional publications, and the shared expertise from one of the country's largest independent groups of experienced consulting professionals.
  • Progent will pass on special benefits from top vendors such as Microsoft and Cisco, including free ordiscounted training classes, on-line connections to special vendor support utilities and technical support resources, and on-line internal use programs for training 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 not any cost to be a member of Progent's Experts Group, but we do have the following qualifications to join:

  • You should have a strong track record as a consultant operating independently in your area of specialization, including a minimum two year history of successful contracting jobs and/or have an active client base for which you now deliver continuing consulting services.
  • You need to demonstrate that you are an expert in your area of specialization, which includes showing a long work-related record and excellent referrals, and possess current manufacturer or industry professional qualifications.
  • You have to be able to carry yourself in a professional way and be self driven and assured in your skills. You need to have excellent people skills and know how to work efficiently by yourself or as part of a team.
  • You have to know how to communicate proper expectations to clients and other Progent team members and you need to be able analyze projects, produce project plans, and estimate realistic work schedules.

Improve Your Abilities with the Best Technology and
Working with a Great Group of Computer Engineers

Progent's business climate will make you a more capable consultant by enhancing your information technology knowledge and increasing the satisfaction of your clients. Progent delivers on this commitment by recruiting the best consulting talent for you to work with, offering an advanced system infrastructure, using specialized application utilities to deliver the maximum level of service, and by streamlining our business structures for attracting and maintaining customers.

The main factor that differentiates us from other network support companies is the high quality of our support professionals. Among the scores of consultants who have teamed with Progent, we have assembled the best expertise covering a wide array of technologies. Whether it’s Microsoft servers, Cisco switches, corporate security, Apple, Linux, server virtualization, or other vital technologies, we engage experts who can enable you to be successful on major projects by leveraging the aggregate skills of Progent's group of experts.

To ensure the success of Progent's team, we invest heavily in making available the most powerful tools to perform the work properly. Progent will exploit information technology to an extraordinary extent and our advanced virtual office environment allows seamless communications, collaboration, and information exchange with other Progent consultants — entirely from at-home or mobile offices. Consultants don’t throw away time or forfeit revenue with daily drives to a physical office, and any driving you do for in-person customer jobs is determined by your schedule, not Progent's. The best benefit is that much of our consulting work can be done off-site, offering maximum efficiency for income-producing hours. In fact, some Progent team members do off-site consulting only.

Progent's operations are set up for reacting quickly and efficiently to client requirements via information exchange and collaborative problem resolution. Although our engineers work with a high level of independence, resource allocation is centralized, customer issues and solutions are meticulously monitored, recorded, and organized for easy retrieval, up-to-date engineer schedules are broadcast to streamline team projects and simplify problem escalation, and customer approval is always monitored. We reinforce the feeling of connection through monthly workgroup conferences and quarterly corporate events.

The majority of Progent's team is located throughout Northern California, but we are building a quickly expanding group of network professionals throughout the U.S. Our virtual office environment eliminates regional obstacles that restrict the productivity of traditional business models. We enhance the package by providing a full employee care plan to ensure the health and economic security of our employees and their families.

Just as we have world-class consultants, Progent's sales and operations groups live up to the high standards that defines Progent. These top-notch factors behind our growth are helping us to identify and sign up the scores of new customers we are now engaging every month. We lately marked the providing of support to our 1,000th customer. Just type “Cisco consultants” or “Microsoft consultants” into Google to see for yourself why we are also an effective marketing organization.

Possessing a passion for technical excellence is a key 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 stream of network challenges is what makes professional support exciting. Clients choose consulting firms to perform the toughest jobs. Innovative tasks, leading-edge deployments, vexing or chronic issues, and tricky migrations are the basis for our services every day. At Progent, you will not stagnate or be pigeonholed, as is sadly typical for computer engineers in traditional corporate roles. You will wake up every day excited about the opportunities to come.

On the way, you will work with some great folks, both by establishing strong customer relationships and by operating in conjunction with other Progent consultants, where you will learn from and contribute to their growth. Of course, technology is important, but we are a relationship-oriented organization through and through. If you don’t have strong people skills or like working with a varied group of personalities, then Progent is probably a poor fit.

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

Enjoy Quality of Life Improvements and Professional Prowess with
Our Advanced Virtual Office Environment

Progent believes that a well designed and executed network is a crucial piece for accelerating any firm's growth, and Progent applies this credo in our own system environment. We have built a zero-downtime virtual office infrastructure that enables our staff consultants and certified contractors to deliver rapid and efficient support, collaborate closely on complex projects, and experience professional and private maturity by being part of an exciting company culture of self motivation and freedom.
















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