Among the top IT consulting firms for business systems, Progent manages a full-time team of talented service experts who concentrate on core IT areas including:

  • Microsoft products
  • Cisco routers, switches, ASA firewalls, access points, plus Voice over IP and VPN products
  • Network security analysis
  • Sophisticated system architecture
  • Remote troubleshooting and network management

Progent's Experts Team, which contracts independent consultants certified and coordinated by Progent, offers exceptionally refined knowledge in a wide variety of critical business areas and networking solutions that include:

  • Apple OS and iOS networking and applications
  • Support for Linux, UNIX-powered, and Sun environments
  • Microsoft Dynamics MRP, Enterprise Resource Planning, or CRM expertise
  • BI consulting for platforms including SQL Server BI Stack, Excel Data Analysis Tools, and Crystal Reports
  • CIO, business analyst, and project logistics outsourcing
  • Web application development, deployment, and troubleshooting
  • SQL Server and Oracle DBM programming and DBA help
  • Microsoft Access database development, enhancement and troubleshooting
  • Microsoft Office desktop and Microsoft Office 365 consulting

Creative models for acquiring customers, delivering service, creating an efficient working environment, and offering highly competitive compensation have allowed us to be one of the fastest expanding and most well respected Microsoft Gold Partners consulting firms in the U.S. and to build a worldwide presence for delivering remote IT support. If you are an accredited computer technician or network consultant with a focus on a client success and excellent communication skills, consultants should consider Progent a chance for enhancing your technical skills, developing a more rewarding career, and achieving financial security.

Find Out More Information About Jobs with Progent
Check out these pages to find out additional information about Progent's job openings, company philosophy, work environment, compensation model, and benefits packages:

Full-time Careers at Progent
We are hiring a variety of on-staff workers such as motivated Microsoft MCSE computer consultants; network consultants who have Cisco CCIE certification; and specialists in advanced system architecture with experience in mobile connectivity, wireless networking, high-availability environments, disaster recovery solutions, data protection, and server virtualization. Progent is also hiring desktop support experts, off-site troubleshooting specialists, and CISA accredited security engineers. Progent is also seeking veteran managers who can perform efficiently in Progent's high-growth, virtual office environment. Find out more information concerning staff professional services jobs at Progent by going to Consulting Careers at Progent.

Freelance Work at Progent
Progent contracts freelance consultants who have in-depth expertise and working experience in high-demand IT topics outside our primary service focus. Progent's Experts Team hires freelance consultants who can provide advice and programming support for strategic solutions that include Manufacturing Resource Planning, Enterprise Resource Planning, or Customer Relationship Management; have specialized expertise with non-Microsoft operating systems such as Linux, Apple OS, or Solaris, or offer expert help in technologies like telecommunications, web site development, Juniper infrastructure technology, eCommerce, or Oracle Database programming and management. Independent contractors qualified by Progent coordinate with our staff engineers to deliver comprehensive solutions for small and midsize company networks. If you want to learn additional information about freelance work with Progent's Experts Team, go to Freelance Work with Progent.

Reasons That We Are Unique
We have been able to recruit the top consulting talent by being different. With an innovative blend of entrepreneurial spirit, commitment to client satisfaction, use of advanced technical tools, and a flexible business structure that accommodates life-style choices for Progent's consulting team, Progent offers a stimulating culture for select individuals who have a desire for quickly enhancing their technical abilities to deliver real-world benefits for a variety of organizations and technical environments. Find out more information concerning reasons Progent is different by going to Ways That Progent Is Unique.

Our Virtual Office Business Model
Our virtual office environment provides sophisticated technical tools that enable off-site support, wireless connectivity, convenient availability of Progent's knowledge bases, and close collaboration with mobile team members to help you to resolve challenging IT issues. Our virtual office environment frees consultants to concentrate on delivering IT solutions instead of fighting commutes and helps you nurture successful customer relationships by enabling you to provide fast, viable, and cost-effective solutions. If you want to find out more details about our virtual office work environment, go to Progent virtual Office Business Model.

Compensation Model and Benefit Programs
Our compensation model is determined by revenue sharing. What you earn is directly based on what you contribute. You have the option of focusing on life style and choosing to work at an easy pace, using our flexible structure to follow personal enthusiasms, or you can take advantage of the chance to make considerable money through hard work and long hours. Progent also provides comprehensive family health care coverage as well as numerous other benefits. Find out more about our compensation and benefit programs by going to Our Compensation Model and Benefit Programs.

Working with Progent FAQs
To see replies to popular enquiries concerning becoming a consultant at Progent, visit Employment at Progent Questions and Answers.

Below is a description of Progent's present job openings:


Job Code
 
Description

P014

Sr. Microsoft IT Consulting Expert - San Francisco Bay Area
Progent is seeking proven Senior Microsoft computer consultants in the San Francisco Bay Area to help a variety of small and midsize organizations to manage networks 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 infrastructure, Active Directory design and repair, Exchange-based email, security, and server monitoring.

Details about Senior Microsoft Computer Consultant Jobs


P016

Desktop Support Expert - San Francisco Bay Area
Progent is seeking Desktop Support Experts to assist our customers 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 needed, Monday through Friday. Our consultant will maintain and support users of all desktop and notebook computers powered by the latest Microsoft technologies. Also, 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.

More information about Desktop Support Expert Job


P018

Sr. Microsoft IT Consultant - New York Metro, Pittsburgh and Los Angeles Areas
Progent is seeking proven Senior Microsoft information technology consulting experts in the New York metro, Pittsburgh and Los Angeles areas to assist a range of small and midsize businesses maintain IT environments powered by Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008, and Exchange 2007 through 2016. Key areas of knowledge include system architecture, AD design and troubleshooting, Exchange-based messaging, security, and server monitoring.

Specifics about Senior Microsoft IT Consultant Positions


Expert

Sr. Microsoft Exchange Consultant - San Francisco Bay Area, Remote
Progent is seeking a Senior Microsoft Exchange expert to lead enterprise-level Microsoft Exchange planning and deployment projects. The ideal candidate would be a computer consultant with mastery in Exchange 2007 to 2016 and Exchange Online and with a solid understanding of Microsoft AD. This position would require experience in the consulting, architectural design, implementation and support of these platforms.

More information on Sr. Exchange Expert Jobs


S25

Business Development Representative (BDR) - Los Angeles and New York Metro Areas
Progent is looking for a Business Development Representative to work as a senior sales executive responsible for selling Progent's comprehensive portfolio of IT outsourcing/co-sourcing and computer consulting, and development services. Activities of the BDR include:
  • Generating and explaining crucial elements of service propositions which tie our deliverables with real business value
  • Maintaining excellent relationships with customers
  • Providing ongoing client management and developing follow-on sales
  • Explaining rapidly evolving IT technology

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


If you want to ask about any position listed above, please e-mail your resume to jobs@progent.com. Be sure to include the job codes of the jobs of interest.

Details About Opportunities with Us

Career Work for Network Consultants, Desktop Service Specialists,
Security Experts, and Online Help Professionals

Progent wants to find staff-level, results-oriented Microsoft accredited consultants with Microsoft MCSE or MCSA certification; Cisco certified system consultants with Cisco credentials; security professionals with CISSP, CISM, or CISA or equivalent security credentials; and advanced network architecture consultants with a background in mobile access, wireless networking, fault tolerance, workplace recovery, information protection, and server virtualization. Progent also is looking for professionals who can join Progent's team of help desk support technicians and off-site troubleshooting professionals. In addition, We are hiring talented administrators able to perform effectively in our high-growth, virtual office environment.

By supporting a staff of skilled and motivated professionals, providing attentive client care, and offering a strong value-based pricing model, Progent has been able to expand our client base rapidly while delivering professional services to numerous companies in Northern California and across the United States. An advanced virtual office network, a common information database, and a group approach to problem solving have helped Progent to retain a skilled staff and a satisfied customer list.

For a network consultant with technical support expertise, teaming with Progent or working for Progent's clients can expand your knowledge via interaction with Progent's group of highly supportive, expert consultants. Our commitment to delivering information technology consulting and technical support to small and midsize companies will offer you the chance to collaborate intimately with decision makers and add appreciably to the success of dynamic businesses.

We are hiring consultants who have verifiable certification related to their special focus. So, if you are a Microsoft expert, you must have your Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer certificate. In the case of Cisco consultants, have your CCIE or Cisco Certified Network Professional certificate. For network security, you should have you Certified Information Systems Security Professional, CISA, CISM, or other top security certifications. Of course, Progent is familiar with "paper experts". Nevertheless, the fact that a credential does not ensure expertise is no reason for not having one. If you know your stuff, then most of those tests should be no great difficulty. The point is that if you call yourself a professional, then clients expect certifications. We can promote your skills, but you should have basic credentials for us to market. In case you are strongly opposed to the idea of credentials, we can sympathize with and honor your position, but you are likely not a good candidate.

Contract Jobs for Certified Experts for
Windows, Mac, Linux-based, and Sun Technology

For over 20 years, Progent's computer professionals have provided low-cost and successful network support services for businesses in Northern California and across the United States. An advanced virtual office network, a common technical database, and a collaborative approach to problem resolution have enabled Progent to retain a talented in-house team and dramatically grow a satisfied customer base.

The Experts Team is Progent's way to offer clients the services of specialized computer support professionals who have advanced knowledge and field background in important technologies outside of Progent's primary concentration in network support and security. Experts Group members are often freelance contractors and sometimes "moonlighters" who have been thoroughly qualified by Progent to work closely with Progent's staff engineers to deliver end-to-end, enterprise-class information technology services to small businesses. Progent is always expanding the Experts Team in order to meet the special requirements of our clients.

Our Experts Group now offers support in these areas:

  • Apple OS networking and applications
  • Support for Linux-based, UNIX, and Sun systems
  • Manufacturing Resource Planning, Enterprise Resource Planning, or CRM customization
  • Mission-critical and specialized application help
  • CIO, business analyst, and project logistics outsourcing
  • Special program design and deployment
  • Web, electronic business, Electronic Data Interchange, and customer information portal design and deployment
  • Database management and performance help
  • Business information expertise
  • Telecom systems support

Benefits of being a member of Progent's Experts Team include:

  • By working with us, you can leverage the impact of our dramatic growth and top-notch reputation in the market. By having a team of skilled and committed professionals, providing attentive client care, and practicing a strong, value-focused billing model, we have quadrupled our customer base over the past few years and Progent now provides professoinal support to hundreds of businesses in California and across the United States.
  • Progent's experienced marketing staff handles all aspects of promoting your services and technical expertise into our rapidly growing customer base, so you expend less time finding customers and extra time generating money.
  • Progent will assist in communications between you and Progent's core team of experienced Microsoft and Cisco certified consultants who act as the gateway to the influential managers among our clients.
  • Our sales and administration staffs will take care of the complete selling and contracting cycle, from opportunity identification, job approval, client needs description, skills matching, project analysis proposal generation, contract negotiation and execution. Your entire responsibility stays with providing high-level consulting expertise.
  • We will gives you access to our advanced virtual office infrastructure, offering convenient conference sites in the San Francisco area, plus Internet and telecomm connectivity throughout the U.S.
  • You will have access to our vast knowledge base, processes based on leading practices, abundance of template-deliverable documents, and the aggregate experience from one of the country's largest pool of experienced information technology professionals.
  • We will pass on special benefits from top vendors such as Microsoft and Cisco, including free orlow-cost educational seminars, web connections to special vendor support tools and product maintenance resources, and on-line in-house use software 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 no cost to be a member of Progent's Experts Team, but we do have the following qualifications to join:

  • You need to have a strong background as a consulting professional operating independently in your area of specialization, including at least a two year record of completed consulting projects and/or have your own active client base for whom you now provide continuing consulting activity.
  • You must show that you have expertise in your area of concentration, which includes showing an extensive work-related history and strong references, and have current manufacturer and/or industry professional qualifications.
  • You need to be able to present yourself in a professional manner and be self driven and assured in your skills. You must have excellent inter-personal skills and know how to operate efficiently alone or as a member of a group.
  • You need to know how to communicate realistic expectations to clients and fellow Progent consultants and you must be able evaluate projects, create task plans, and define reasonable work schedules.

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

Progent's work environment will make you a better professional by enhancing your information technology skills and increasing the satisfaction of your clients. Progent delivers on this commitment by attracting the best professional talent for you to operate with, providing an advanced system architecture, running custom application utilities to enable the highest level of support, and by optimizing proven business structures for attracting and retaining clients.

The most important factor that separates Progent from ordinary consulting firms is the high caliber of our consulting team. Out of the 50 or so consulting experts who have joined us, we have recruited the best talent across a broad range of technical areas. Be it Microsoft servers, Cisco switches, network security, Macintosh, Linux/UNIX, VMware, or other key areas, we engage professionals who can help you to be effective on major jobs by combining the collective experience of Progent's group of experts.

To promote the productivity of Progent's team, we invest heavily in making available the most powerful technology to perform the job properly. Progent will exploit technology to an impressive extent and our advanced virtual office infrastructure allows seamless communications, collaboration, and knowledge exchange with fellow Progent consultants — entirely 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 any driving you do for on-site client jobs is based on your time table, not ours. The best part is that much of Progent's support services can be performed remotely, offering 100% efficiency for income-producing time. In fact, some of our team members do remote consulting only.

Progent's business structure is geared towards reacting rapidly and efficiently to client needs through knowledge sharing and collaborative problem solving. Even though our engineers work with a high level of independence, dispatching is unified, customer problems and solutions are meticulously tracked, recorded, and archived for easy retrieval, up-to-date engineer schedules are broadcast to facilitate group projects and simplify problem escalation, and customer approval is continually monitored. We strengthen the sense of cooperation via monthly team meetings and quarterly company-wide events.

The majority of our team is located across California, however Progent is attracting a rapidly growing team of network professionals throughout the U.S. Progent's virtual office infrastructure does away with geographic obstacles that limit the productivity of conventional business structures. We complete the deal by providing a full employee care program to ensure the health and financial welfare of our employees and their families.

Just as we have world-class consulting professionals, our marketing and administration teams live up to the excellence that characterizes Progent. These high-performance factors behind Progent’s growth are enabling us to target and sign up the 50-60 new customers we are currently engaging each month. Progent lately celebrated the providing of services to our 1,000th client. Try typing “Cisco consultants” or “Microsoft consultants” into Google to check for yourself why Progent is also a strong marketing organization.

Possessing a commitment to technical proficiency is a key for success with Progent. A career in consulting will drive you to enhance your skills more than you would in any other position in information technology. Being exposed to a continual stream of network challenges is what makes professional support exciting. Clients rely on consultants to perform the toughest jobs. Innovative tasks, advanced implementations, vexing or entrenched issues, and tricky upgrades are the basis for what we do every day. At Progent, you will not stall or be pigeonholed, as is sadly typical for computer engineers in traditional corporate roles. You will awake every day enthusiastic about the opportunities ahead.

On the way, you will work with some wonderful folks, both by building strong customer relationships and by operating closely with other Progent team members, where you will learn from and add to their success. Yes, technology is vital, but Progent is a relationship-focused organization from top to bottom. If you do not have strong people skills or enjoy cooperating with a diverse assortment of personalities, then Progent is in all likelihood not a good fit.

If all this seems right for you, we invite you to contact us about our vision of the new paradigm of network consulting.

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Progent's Sophisticated Virtual Office Infrastructure

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