Among America's top network consulting firms for small and midsize business networks, Progent manages a large team of certified service experts who concentrate on mainstream technologies such as:

  • Microsoft Windows products
  • Cisco Integrated Services Routers, Catalyst and Nexus switches, ASA firewalls, wireless APs, plus VoIP solutions
  • Enterprise security analysis
  • Sophisticated connectivity architecture
  • Remote troubleshooting and system administration

Progent's Experts Team, which includes independent experts qualified and coordinated by Progent, provides exceptionally specialized knowledge in a broad range of vital software areas and networking solutions that include:

  • Apple OS and iOS integration and application software
  • Expertise for Linux, UNIX, and Sun Solaris systems
  • Dynamics Manufacturing Resource Planning, Enterprise Resource Planning, or CRM expertise
  • Business Intelligence expertise for platforms including Microsoft's SQL Server BI Stack, Excel Data Analysis Tools, and Microsoft Management Reporter/FRx
  • Chief Information Officer, business analyst, and project logistics outsourcing
  • Web-based application development, integration, and troubleshooting
  • SQL Server and Oracle Database development and management consulting
  • Office Access database application development, enhancement and troubleshooting
  • Microsoft Office desktop and Office 365 consulting

Innovative structures for finding clients, delivering service, creating an efficient company culture, and offering highly competitive compensation have enabled Progent to be among the fastest expanding and best recognized Microsoft Gold Partners consultant firms in the U.S. and to build an international organization for providing remote IT assistance. If you are an accredited IT technician or network expert with an orientation towards a customer service and strong people skills, consulting professionals should consider Progent an opportunity for adding to your technical knowledge, developing a more rewarding lifestyle, and achieving financial success.

Find Out Additional Information Concerning Working with Progent
Follow these pages to find out additional details concerning Progent's job openings, business culture, operational environment, compensation structure, and benefits:

Full-time Jobs at Progent
Progent is looking for a variety of full-time workers such as experienced Microsoft MCSE, MCSA, and MCP network engineers; connectivity experts with CCIE credentials; and consultants for fault-tolerant network design with experience in mobile connectivity, wireless networking, non-stop environments, business continuity planning, data protection, and VMware technology. We are also seeking workstation support technicians, remote troubleshooting specialists, and CISM or CISSP certified security consultants. We are also seeking veteran managers and administrators who can operate effectively in our dynamic, virtual office model. Find out additional details concerning full-time professional services positions at Progent by going to Consulting Work at Progent.

Freelance Opportunities with Progent
Progent contracts freelance consultants with in-depth knowledge and field experience in high-demand information technology areas outside Progent's primary technical focus. Progent's Experts Group includes independent consultants who can provide consulting and development services for strategic solutions such as Manufacturing Resource Planning, Enterprise Resource Planning, or CRM; have in-depth knowledge of popular platforms such as Linux derivatives, Apple OS, or Sun, or can provide expert skills in technologies such as telecom, web development, Juniper infrastructure technology, web commerce, or Oracle and MySQL DBM development and management. Freelance consultants certified by Progent cooperate with our in-house consultants to deliver end-to-end IT services for small and midsize company networks. If you want to find out more details about contract work with Progent's Experts Team, visit Freelance Opportunities at Progent.

Reasons That Progent Is Unique
We have been able to attract the best professional experts by being different. With a powerful blend of entrepreneurial drive, insistence on customer success, use of state-of-the-art technology, plus a flexible business model that accommodates quality-of-life choices for our consulting team, Progent offers a stimulating environment for select consultants who posses a desire for rapidly enhancing their technical skills to create concrete solutions for a variety of businesses and network environments. Learn more information about ways that we are unique by referring to Reasons That We Are Exceptional.

Progent's Virtual Office Infrastructure
Our virtual office network provides state-of-the-art technologies that support off-site access, wireless communication, easy availability of Progent's support databases, and close cooperation with talented team members to help you to deal with business-critical network issues. Our virtual office setting allows consultants to focus on providing service rather than dealing with traffic and helps you establish lasting customer relationships by permitting you to come up with fast, viable, and affordable solutions. If you want to learn additional information concerning our virtual office infrastructure, see Progent virtual Office Work Environment.

Compensation and Benefits
Our compensation model is based on revenue sharing. What you make is entirely tied to what you contribute. Consultants have the choice of focusing on life style and choosing to work at a more relaxed pace, utilizing our flexible structure to follow personal pursuits, or you can use the opportunity to make significant income by persistent work and long hours. Progent also offers complete family health coverage as well as numerous additional benefits. Find out more details about Progent's compensation and benefits by referring to Our Compensation Model and Benefits.

Working with Progent Frequently Asked Questions
For answers to popular enquiries about becoming employed by Progent, refer to Working with Progent FAQs.

The following is a list of some present job opportunities:


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Senior Microsoft Computer Consulting Expert - San Francisco Bay Area
Progent is looking for proven Sr. Microsoft computer consultants in the San Francisco Bay Area to help a range of small businesses to manage 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 system architecture, Active Directory design and repair, Exchange-based messaging, security, and server monitoring.

Details on Sr. Microsoft Information Technology Consulting Expert Jobs


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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 role that will be performed at Progent's customer premises in the San Francisco Bay Area. Daytime availability is needed, Monday through Friday. Our consultant will maintain and support clients of all desktop and laptop computers powered by the latest Microsoft technologies. In addition, work closely 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.

Details about Desktop Support Expert Job


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Senior Microsoft IT Consultant - New York Metro, Pittsburgh and Los Angeles Areas
Progent is looking for experienced Sr. Microsoft computer consultants in the New York metro, Pittsburgh and Los Angeles areas to assist a range of small businesses manage networks powered by Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008, and Exchange 2007 to 2016. Key areas of knowledge include system infrastructure, Active Directory design and troubleshooting, Exchange-based messaging, security, and server monitoring.

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Senior Exchange Consultant - San Francisco Bay Area, Online
Progent is seeking a Sr. Exchange consultant to spearhead large-scale Exchange design and deployment initiatives. The right candidate would be a computer consultant with subject matter expertise in Exchange 2007 through 2016 and Office 365 Exchange Online and with a solid grasp of Active Directory. This role demands experience in the consulting, system design, deployment and support of these technologies.

More information about Sr. Exchange Expert Jobs


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Business Development Representative (BDR) - 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 extensive portfolio of IT outsourcing and computer consulting, and development services. Responsibilities of the Business Development Representative include:
  • Generating and articulating crucial components of engagement proposals which tie our deliverables with real business value
  • Establishing and maintaining good relationships with clients
  • Providing ongoing account management and developing follow-on sales
  • Explaining rapidly evolving IT technology

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


If you wish to apply for any opening shown above, you should send your background information to jobs@progent.com. Please copy the code numbers of the positions of interest.

More Information About Opportunities at Progent

Career Jobs for Network Engineers, Desktop Service Specialists,
Security Consultants, and Online Help Technicians

Progent wants to find fulltime, solutions-oriented Microsoft accredited engineers with MCSE or MCP certification; Cisco certified system engineers with Cisco CCIE or CCNP certification; security consultants with CISA or equivalent security certification; and high-end system design experts with a background in mobile solutions, wireless connectivity, service continuity, business continuity, data protection, and virtual servers. Progent also is hiring employees who can work on our team of help desk service specialists and off-site support experts. In addition, We are hiring experienced administrators who can operate effectively in our high-growth, virtual office environment.

By maintaining a team of talented and motivated consultants, delivering world-class client care, and following a strong value-based fee structure, We have managed to expand our customer list rapidly while delivering consulting services to hundreds of businesses in the San Francisco area and throughout the U.S. A sophisticated virtual office network, a shared knowledge base, and a group approach to problem resolution have helped Progent to maintain a skilled consulting team and a satisfied customer base.

If you are a network professional with technical support experience, joining Progent or working for Progent's customers can expand your knowledge through cooperation with our group of mutually supportive, talented consultants. Progent's commitment to delivering information technology expertise and computer support to small organizations will offer you the opportunity to collaborate closely with key players and add significantly to the success of dynamic companies.

We are hiring consultants that have recognized certification related to their special expertise. So, if you are a Microsoft consultant, you must have your MCSE certificate. In the case of Cisco experts, show us your Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert or Cisco Certified Network Professional certificate. For network security, you should have earned you Certified Information Systems Security Professional, Certified Information Systems Auditor, CISM, or one of the other leading security certifications. Of course, we are aware of "paper experts". Nevertheless, simply because a credential can not ensure excellence is no excuse for not owning one. If you have mastered your stuff, then most of those certifications should be no great difficulty. The bottom line is that if you call yourself an expert, then clients expect credentials. Progent will promote your talents, but you must provide a baseline of credentials for us to market. In case you stand strongly against the concept of certifications, we can understand and respect your position, but you are likely not a good fit.

Freelance Jobs for Qualified Application Specialists for
Windows, Apple OS, Linux-based, and Sun Solaris Technology

For more than two decades, Progent's computer professionals have offered low-cost and effective network support services for small businesses in the San Francisco Bay Area and across the United States. A sophisticated virtual office environment, a common technical database, and a team philosophy for problem resolution have helped us to build a talented consulting group and quickly grow a loyal customer base.

The Experts Team is Progent's way to offer customers the help of expert computer support engineers who have advanced skills and work experience in important technologies beyond our primary concentration in network support and security. Experts Team members are typically independent contractors and occasionally "moonlighters" who have been thoroughly certified by us to work closely with Progent's in-house consultants to deliver end-to-end, enterprise-class network services to small and midsize businesses. Progent is always enhancing the Experts Team to meet the particular needs of our customer base.

Our Experts Group currently provides consulting in these technologies:

  • Apple OS integration and applications
  • Consulting for Linux-powered, UNIX-based, and Sun Solaris environments
  • MRP, Enterprise Resource Planning, or CRM consulting
  • Strategic and specialized application help
  • Chief Information Officer, business analyst, and project management services
  • Special program design and deployment
  • Web site, electronic business, EDI, and client portal design and integration
  • DBM support and performance help
  • Management information consulting
  • Telecom architecture consulting

Benefits of becoming part of Our Experts Group include:

  • By associating with Progent, you can take advantage of the impact of Progent's dramatic growth and excellent recognition in the marketplace. By having a team of skilled and dedicated consultants, providing excellent customer support, and practicing a strong, value-oriented billing model, Progent has quadrupled our customer base during the last few years and Progent currently provides consulting support to hundreds of businesses in California and across the United States.
  • Progent's experienced marketing staff takes care of all facets of promoting your services and areas of expertise into our rapidly growing client base, so you expend less time signing up clients and more time generating revenue.
  • We will assist in communications between you and Progent's core group of experienced Microsoft and Cisco qualified consultants who are the conduit to the decision makers among our customers.
  • Our sales and administration staffs will manage the complete sales and engagement cycle, from lead identification, project qualification, client requirements definition, skills matching, job scoping proposal generation, contract negotiation and generation. Your entire responsibility stays with delivering high-level consulting expertise.
  • Progent will gives you connections to our advanced virtual office environment, offering professional meeting/work sites in Northern California, as well as Internet and telecomm connectivity throughout the U.S.
  • You will have the benefit of our extensive knowledge base, processes based on industry best practices, abundance of template-deliverable publications, and the aggregate experience from one of Northern California's largest independent groups of experienced consulting engineers.
  • We will pass on partner-only benefits from top vendors including Microsoft and Cisco, including no-cost orlow-cost training classes, web connections to special vendor support utilities and product support resources, and on-line internal use programs for education 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 not any fee to be part of Progent's Experts Group, but Progent has the following qualifications to join:

  • You need to show a proven background as a consulting professional working on your own in your field of expertise, including a minimum two year history of completed consulting projects and/or have your own active client base for which you now provide continuing consulting services.
  • You must show that you have expertise in your field of specialization, which includes showing a long task-relevant record and excellent referrals, and have up-to-date manufacturer and/or institutional professional certifications.
  • You need to know how to present yourself in a professional way and be self driven and confident in your skills. You should have excellent communications skills and understand how to operate efficiently alone or as a member of a group.
  • You should be able to communicate realistic goals to customers and other Progent team members and you have to know how analyze projects, create task plans, and estimate realistic time lines.

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

Progent's work environment will allow you to become a better professional by improving your information technology skills and boosting the loyalty of your customers. Progent delivers on this commitment by attracting the best professional talent for you to operate with, offering a state-of-the-art network and communications infrastructure, running custom application tools to deliver the maximum level of support, and by optimizing proven business structures for attracting and maintaining customers.

The most important factor that separates us from ordinary network support firms is the high quality of our support professionals. Out of the scores of consulting experts who have joined Progent, we have assembled top expertise covering a wide array of technical areas. Whether it’s Microsoft Windows, Cisco switches, corporate security, Apple, Linux/UNIX, server virtualization, or other vital application, we deploy experts who can enable you to be successful on larger jobs by combining the collective skills of Progent's group of experts.

To promote the productivity of Progent's team, we invest heavily in providing the best technology to perform the work efficiently. Progent will exploit technology to an impressive extent and our state-of-the-art virtual office infrastructure allows seamless communications, cooperation, and knowledge exchange with other Progent team members — entirely from home-based or on-the-road offices. Consultants don’t throw away time or lose revenue because of daily drives to a physical office building, and any travel you do for in-person client jobs is determined by your own time table, not Progent's. The best part is that most of our support services can be performed off-site, representing 100% efficiency for billable hours. In fact, some Progent staff do off-site consulting only.

Our operations are set up for reacting rapidly and effectively to client requirements through information exchange and cooperative problem solving. Although our consultants work with a great deal of freedom, dispatching is centralized, customer issues and solutions are meticulously tracked, documented, and archived for easy retrieval, current engineer schedules are published to facilitate team tasks and simplify problem escalation, and customer satisfaction is always evaluated. We strengthen the feeling of cooperation via monthly team conferences and regular company-wide events.

Most of our consultants are situated across California, however we are attracting a quickly expanding group of network professionals throughout the U.S. Our virtual office infrastructure does away with regional boundaries that limit the productivity of conventional business structures. We complete the package by offering a comprehensive benefit program to ensure the health and financial security of our team members and their relations.

Not only do we have awesome consulting professionals, Progent's sales and administration groups live up to the excellence that is Progent. These top-notch contributors to our growth are helping us to identify and land the scores of new clients we are now engaging every month. Progent recently marked the delivery of support to our 1,000th client. Just type “Cisco consultants” or “Microsoft consultants” into Google to see for yourself why Progent is also a strong marketing organization.

Having a commitment to technical excellence is a cornerstone for success with us. A job in consulting will drive you to enhance your skills more than is possible in any other job in network technology. Being exposed to a continual stream of network challenges is what makes professional support interesting. Clients rely on a consultant to perform the toughest jobs. Creative tasks, leading-edge deployments, vexing or chronic problems, and tricky upgrades are the basis for what we do daily. At Progent, you will not stagnate or be narrowly defined, as is sadly typical for computer professionals in ordinary corporate roles. You will awake every day excited about the challenges to come.

On the way, you will meet some great folks, both by building strong client contacts and by working in conjunction 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 company heart and soul. If you don’t have excellent people skills or enjoy working with a diverse group of personalities, then Progent is in all likelihood a poor fit.

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

Enjoy Quality of Life Improvements and Professional Success with
Our Sophisticated Virtual Office Environment

Progent is convinced that a carefully designed and executed information system can be a crucial factor for enabling a firm's growth, and we follow this credo in our corporate network infrastructure. We have built a zero-downtime virtual office infrastructure that enables Progent's staff consultants and certified contractors to deliver fast and efficient support, collaborate easily on complex projects, and experience professional and personal growth from acting as part of a dynamic company ethos of personal drive and independence.
















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