Among the top network consulting firms for small and midsize business systems, Progent maintains a large staff of talented service professionals who focus on mainstream technologies such as:

  • Microsoft Windows products
  • Cisco Integrated Services Routers, Catalyst and Nexus switches, firewalls, access points, plus Voice over IP and VPN products
  • System security expertise
  • Sophisticated network infrastructures
  • Remote IT support and system management

Progent's Experts Group, which contracts independent consultants certified and coordinated by Progent, provides exceptionally refined skills in a broad variety of critical software areas and networking technologies such as:

  • Apple OS and iOS networking and application software
  • Expertise for Linux, UNIX-powered, and Sun systems
  • Microsoft Dynamics MRP, Enterprise Resource Planning, or CRM expertise
  • Business Intelligence expertise for platforms including Microsoft's SQL Server BI Stack, Excel Data Analysis Tools, and Crystal Reports
  • Chief Information Officer, business analyst, and project management outsourcing
  • Web-based app design, integration, and troubleshooting
  • SQL Server and Oracle Database programming and management help
  • Office Access application development, enhancement and troubleshooting
  • Microsoft Office desktop and Microsoft Office 365 custom training

Innovative structures for finding customers, providing service, maintaining an efficient company culture, and providing generous profit sharing have allowed us to become one of the most rapidly growing and best respected Microsoft Gold Partners consultant firms in the United States and to build an international presence for delivering remote IT support. If you are a certified IT support professional or information technology consultant with a drive for a client service and strong communication skills, consultants should consider Progent an opportunity for adding to your professional knowledge, living a more rewarding career, and attaining financial success.

Learn Additional Details Concerning Jobs with Progent
Check out these pages to find out more details concerning Progent's job opportunities, business culture, operational environment, compensation structure, and benefits packages:

Full-time Work at Progent
Progent is seeking a range of full-time employees such as motivated Microsoft MCSE and MCSA network consultants; connectivity experts with Cisco certification; and specialists in advanced network architecture with experience in mobile connectivity, wireless integration, high-availability environments, disaster recovery solutions, data preservation, and server virtualization. Progent is also seeking desktop support experts, remote service professionals, and CISM or CISSP accredited security consultants. We are also seeking experienced managers and administrators who can operate effectively in our dynamic, virtual office model. Find out more details about full-time professional services work at Progent by going to Consulting Work at Progent.

Freelance Jobs at Progent
Progent contracts independent consultants with in-depth knowledge and hands-on background in important information technology areas outside our main service concentration. Our Experts Team hires freelance consultants who can provide advice and development services for mission-critical solutions such as MRP, Enterprise Resource Planning, or Customer Relationship Management; have deep knowledge of non-Microsoft platforms such as Linux, Macintosh, or Sun, or offer expert help in areas such as telecom, web site development, Juniper Networks infrastructure technology, web commerce, or Oracle DBM programming and administration. Independent consultants qualified by us coordinate with our full-time engineers to deliver end-to-end IT services for small and midsize business networks. To find out additional details about contracting work with our Experts Team, refer to Freelance Jobs at Progent.

How Progent Is Exceptional
Progent has managed to attract the best consulting experts by being different. With a powerful blend of entrepreneurial drive, insistence on customer success, use of advanced technical tools, and an independent business model that accommodates quality-of-life options for our consulting team, Progent offers a stimulating culture for select individuals who posses a drive for rapidly improving their professional skills to deliver concrete benefits for a range of businesses and technical environments. Learn additional information about reasons we are exceptional by visiting Reasons That Progent Is Different.

Our Virtual Office Network
Progent's virtual office network provides advanced technologies that enable remote support, wireless communication, easy access to Progent's support databases, and close collaboration with talented team members to allow you to resolve business-critical network issues. Our virtual office model allows consultants to focus on providing service instead of fighting traffic and lets consultants build lasting customer relationships by enabling you to provide fast, effective, and affordable solutions. In order to learn more information concerning our virtual office infrastructure, visit Progent virtual Office Business Model.

Compensation Model and Benefits
Our compensation model is based on revenue sharing. The money you earn is entirely based on the revenue you generate. You have the option of concentrating on quality of life and electing to consult at an easy pace, utilizing our versatile structure to follow individual pursuits, or you can use the opportunity to earn significant income by persistent work and long consulting time. Progent also offers full family health care coverage as well as many other benefits. Find out more about Progent's compensation model and benefit packages by referring to Our Compensation and Benefit Packages.

Consulting at Progent FAQs
For replies to frequent enquiries concerning becoming a consultant at Progent, visit Jobs at Progent Frequently Asked Questions.

Below is a list of some current job openings:


Job Code
 
Description

P014

Sr. Microsoft Computer Consultant - San Francisco Bay Area
Progent is looking for experienced Sr. Microsoft information technology consulting experts in the San Francisco Bay Area to help a range of small and midsize businesses to manage IT environments powered by Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008, and Microsoft Exchange 2007 through 2016. Important fields of knowledge include system architecture, AD design and repair, Exchange-based email, security, and server monitoring.

Details about Sr. Microsoft Information Technology Consulting Expert Positions


P016

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

More information about Desktop Support Expert Jobs


P018

Senior Microsoft IT Consulting Expert - New York Metro, Pittsburgh and Los Angeles Areas
Progent is looking for proven Sr. Microsoft information technology consultants in the New York metro, Pittsburgh and Los Angeles areas to help a range of small organizations maintain IT environments powered by Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008, and Microsoft Exchange 2007 to 2016. Key fields of knowledge include network infrastructure, AD design and repair, Exchange-based email, security, and server monitoring.

Details about Senior Microsoft Information Technology Consultant Job


Expert

Sr. Exchange Consultant - San Francisco Bay Area, Online
Progent is seeking a Senior Exchange expert to lead enterprise-level Exchange design and implementation projects. The ideal candidate would be a technical consultant with mastery in the area of Microsoft Exchange 2007 through 2016 and Office 365 and with a solid grasp of Active Directory. This position calls for experience in the consulting, architectural design, deployment and maintenance of these technologies.

Specifics on Sr. Exchange Expert Jobs


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 broad selection of IT outsourcing/co-sourcing and computer consulting, and development services. Responsibilities of the Business Development Representative include:
  • Generating and articulating crucial components of service proposals which tie our deliverables with an organization's IT goals
  • Maintaining excellent relationships with Progent's customers
  • Providing continuing account management and developing follow-on engagements
  • Explaining continually changing IT technology

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


If you wish to enquire about any opening shown above, you should send your background information to jobs@progent.com. Be sure to copy the code numbers of the positions of interest.

Details Concerning Jobs at Progent

Fulltime Jobs for Network Consultants, Computer Support Specialists,
Security Experts, and Remote Support Professionals

Progent is seeking to hire fulltime, results-driven Microsoft accredited consultants with Microsoft MCSE credentials; Cisco accredited system consultants with Cisco CCIE certification; security consultants with CISSP, CISM, or CISA or equivalent security certification; and high-end system design consultants with experience in mobile solutions, wireless connectivity, fault tolerance, business continuity, information preservation, and server virtualization. Progent also is hiring employees to join Progent's staff of help desk service technicians and off-site troubleshooting professionals. In addition, Progent is hiring talented administrators able to perform effectively in Progent's fast-paced, virtual office environment.

By supporting a staff of skilled and motivated professionals, delivering world-class client services, and following a strong results-focused pricing structure, We have been able to increase our client list dramatically while providing consulting services to numerous companies in Northern California and throughout the United States. A sophisticated virtual office network, a shared information base, and a team approach to problem solving have helped Progent to retain a talented staff and a satisfied customer list.

For a network consultant with troubleshooting expertise, joining Progent or helping our customers will expand your knowledge via interaction with Progent's group of mutually team-oriented, talented consultants. Progent's focus on providing information technology consulting and computer support to small and midsize companies will offer you the opportunity to work intimately with decision makers and add appreciably to the growth of dynamic businesses.

Progent is hiring technical professionals who have verifiable certification related to their special expertise. For example, if you are a Microsoft expert, you should have your MCSE credential. In the case of Cisco experts, have your Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert or Cisco Certified Network Professional certificate. For network security, you should have earned you CISSP, Certified Information Systems Auditor, Certified Information Security Manager, or other top security credentials. Naturally, Progent is aware of "paper experts". However, the fact that a certificate can not ensure expertise is no reason for not earning one. If you know your field, then most of those certifications should be no great difficulty. The bottom line is that if you call yourself a professional, then customers deserve to see credentials. We will broadcast your skills, but you need to have standard certifications for us to work with. If you are strongly opposed to the idea of certifications, we can sympathize with and honor your opinion, but you are probably not an appropriate candidate.

Contract Work for Qualified Application Specialists for
Windows, Macintosh, Linux, and Sun Technology

For over 20 years, our computer engineers have offered low-cost and successful network support services for businesses in the San Francisco Bay Area and across the U.S. A sophisticated virtual office environment, a common support knowledge base, and a team approach to problem solving have helped us to build a talented in-house team and dramatically grow a loyal client base.

The Experts Group is our way to offer customers the services of expert information technology consulting professionals who have in-depth skills and work experience in key areas outside of Progent's core focus in network infrastructure and security. Experts Team consultants are often independent engineers and occasionally "moonlighters" who have been thoroughly certified by Progent to collaborate with our staff engineers to provide end-to-end, world-class network solutions to small and midsize companies. Progent is always expanding the Experts Team in order to address the special requirements of our customer base.

Progent's Experts Team currently offers support in these technologies:

  • Macintosh integration and applications
  • Support for Linux-powered, UNIX-powered, and Sun environments
  • MRP, Enterprise Resource Planning, or Customer Relationship Management consulting
  • Line-of-business and specialized program support
  • Chief Information Officer, business analyst, and project logistics outsourcing
  • Custom program design and integration
  • Web site, electronic business, EDI, and customer portal design and integration
  • SQL management and efficiency help
  • Management information consulting
  • Telecommunications architecture consulting

Advantages of becoming a member of Progent's Experts Group include:

  • By associating with Progent, you can benefit from the impact of our explosive growth and excellent reputation in the industry. By having a group of talented and committed consultants, offering excellent client support, and following a strong, value-oriented billing model, we have quadrupled our customer base during the past few years and Progent now delivers consulting services to hundreds of companies in California and across the United States.
  • Progent's experienced marketing staff takes care of all aspects of marketing your services and areas of knowledge into our rapidly growing client base, so you spend less effort signing up clients and more time generating money.
  • Progent will facilitate relationship building between you and our key group of expert Microsoft and Cisco qualified consultants who are the conduit to the decision makers among our customers.
  • Progent's sales and operations staffs will take care of the entire selling and engagement process, from opportunity generation, job approval, client requirements definition, skills matching, project scoping proposal writing, agreement negotiation and generation. Your entire responsibility stays with providing top-quality consulting service.
  • Progent will gives you connections to our sophisticated virtual office environment, offering professional conference locations throughout Northern California, as well as Internet and telecomm access anywhere in the U.S.
  • You will have access to our extensive database, processes based on best practices, library of template-deliverable publications, and the shared expertise from one of Northern California's largest pool of experienced consulting engineers.
  • We will share partner-only benefits from top vendors including Microsoft and Cisco, including free orlow-cost training classes, web access to special vendor support utilities and product support resources, and downloadable internal use software for education and/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 cost to become part of our Experts Team, but we do have strict qualifications for membership:

  • You should show a proven track record as a consultant working on your own in your area of specialization, including a minimum two year history of completed consulting jobs and/or have an active client base for which you now provide continuing consulting activity.
  • You have to show that you have expertise in your field of specialization, including showing an extensive task-relevant record and excellent referrals, and have current vendor or industry professional certifications.
  • You have to be able to present yourself in a professional manner and be self motivated and confident in your abilities. You should have excellent people skills and be able to operate successfully alone or as a member of a group.
  • You must be able to articulate realistic expectations to clients and other Progent consultants and you have to know how scope out projects, create project plans, and estimate reasonable time lines.

Enhance Your Abilities with the Best Technology and
Working with a Great Team of Network Engineers

Progent's productive atmosphere will allow you to become a more capable professional by enhancing your technical knowledge and increasing the loyalty of your customers. Progent delivers on this promise by recruiting the top consulting talent for you to work with, offering an advanced network and communications infrastructure, running custom application tools to deliver the highest level of support, and by optimizing our business structures for finding and keeping customers.

The main factor that separates Progent from ordinary network support companies is the high quality of our consulting team. Among the scores of consultants who have teamed with Progent, we have assembled the best expertise covering a broad range of technologies. Whether it’s Microsoft Windows, Cisco firewalls, corporate security, Apple, Linux/UNIX, virtual servers, or other vital technologies, we deploy professionals who can help you to be effective on larger projects by combining the aggregate skills of our team of experts.

To ensure the success of our consultants, we invest heavily in providing the most powerful tools to perform the work properly. We will leverage technology to an impressive extent and our state-of-the-art virtual office infrastructure enables effortless connectivity, cooperation, and knowledge exchange with fellow Progent consultants — all from home-based or mobile offices. Consultants don’t waste time or forfeit revenue because of regular commutes to a physical office, and any travel you do for in-person customer work is based on your own time table, not Progent's. The best part is that most of our consulting services can be done remotely, representing 100% productivity for billable hours. In fact, some Progent team members do off-site consulting exclusively.

Progent's business structure is set up for reacting quickly and efficiently to client needs through information sharing and cooperative problem resolution. Even though our consultants work with a high level of independence, dispatching is unified, customer issues and resolutions are carefully tracked, documented, and organized for easy retrieval, current consultant availability is published to streamline team tasks and simplify problem escalation, and customer approval is continually monitored. We reinforce the feeling of cooperation through periodic workgroup conferences and regular company-wide events.

The majority of our team is located across California, but we are attracting a quickly expanding group of consulting professionals from across the United States. Our virtual office environment eliminates regional boundaries that restrict the productivity of traditional business structures. We enhance the package by providing a comprehensive benefit program to ensure the health and financial welfare of our team members and their relations.

Just as we have awesome consulting professionals, Progent's marketing and operations groups live up to the excellence that defines Progent. These top-notch contributors to Progent’s success are helping us to identify and sign up the 50-60 new clients we are currently acquiring each month. We recently marked the delivery of support to our 1,000th customer. Just type “Cisco consultants” or “Microsoft consultants” into Google to see for yourself why Progent is also a strong marketing organization.

Possessing a passion for technical proficiency is a key for growth with us. A career in consulting will push you to learn more than you would in any other position in information technology. Being exposed to a steady series of technical challenges is what makes consulting exciting. Customers choose consulting firms to do the “hard stuff.” Innovative tasks, leading-edge deployments, vexing or chronic issues, and difficult upgrades are the foundation for our services daily. With us, you will not stagnate or be pigeonholed, as is all too typical for network engineers in traditional corporate jobs. You will awake every day enthusiastic about the opportunities to come.

On the way, you will work with some great people, both by building strong customer relationships and by operating in conjunction with other Progent team members, where you will learn from and add to their success. Of course, technology is important, but Progent is a relationship-focused organization from top to bottom. If you do not offer strong communications skills or enjoy working with a varied group of people, then Progent is probably not a good fit.

If this sounds good to you, we invite you to talk to us about our vision of the new paradigm of information technology consulting.

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Progent's Sophisticated Virtual Office Infrastructure

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