Among the top IT consultant companies for business networks, Progent maintains a large staff of talented service professionals who concentrate on core IT areas including:

  • Microsoft technology
  • Cisco Integrated Services Routers, Catalyst and Nexus switches, firewalls, wireless APs, plus VoIP products
  • Network security expertise
  • Advanced system infrastructures
  • Remote IT support and system management

Our Experts Group, which contracts freelance consultants certified and coordinated by Progent, offers exceptionally specialized skills in a broad range of critical software applications and networking technologies that include:

  • Macintosh and iOS integration and applications
  • Consulting for Linux, UNIX, and Sun systems
  • Microsoft Dynamics Manufacturing Resource Planning, Enterprise Resource Planning, or Customer Relationship Management customization
  • Business Intelligence expertise for Microsoft's SQL Server BI Stack, Power BI, and Crystal Reports
  • CIO, management information analyst, and project logistics outsourcing
  • Web application design, deployment, and troubleshooting
  • SQL Server and Oracle Database programming and management consulting
  • Microsoft Access application programming, enhancement and troubleshooting
  • Microsoft Office desktop and Microsoft Office 365 custom training

Innovative structures for acquiring customers, delivering support, establishing an efficient company culture, and offering highly competitive compensation have allowed Progent to become one of the fastest expanding and most well recognized Microsoft Gold Partners consulting organizations in the United States and to build a worldwide presence for delivering online IT expertise. If you are an accredited IT support professional or network expert with an orientation towards a customer success and excellent people skills, consulting professionals will discover Progent a chance for enhancing your professional skills, developing a more rewarding career, and attaining financial success.

Find Out Additional Details About Jobs at Progent
Check out these links to find out more details about our job openings, company culture, work environment, compensation structure, and benefits packages:

Consulting Jobs at Progent
We are looking for a variety of on-staff workers such as motivated Microsoft MCSE and MCSA computer engineers; system consultants who have Cisco CCIE or CCNP certification; and specialists in advanced system architecture with backgrounds in mobile connectivity, wireless integration, non-stop environments, disaster recovery solutions, data protection, and server virtualization. We are also looking for desktop support technicians, off-site troubleshooting professionals, and CISSP accredited security professionals. We are also looking for veteran managers able to operate effectively in our dynamic, virtual office model. Learn more information about staff professional services positions at Progent by referring to Full-time Careers at Progent.

Contract Work with Progent
Progent works with freelance consultants with specialized knowledge and field experience in crucial IT areas outside our primary service concentration. Progent's Experts Team hires contractors who can provide advice and programming support for strategic solutions that include MRP, Enterprise Resource Planning, or Customer Relationship Management; possess deep expertise with popular operating systems such as Linux, Macintosh, or Sun, or offer expert help in technologies like telecommunications, web design, Juniper products, eCommerce, or Oracle DBM development and administration. Freelance consultants certified by us coordinate with Progent's staff professionals to deliver end-to-end IT services for small business networks. To find out additional information concerning contracting jobs with our Experts Consulting Group, see Contract Opportunities at Progent.

Reasons That We Are Unique
We have been able to attract the top professional talent by being unique. Providing a powerful mix of entrepreneurial spirit, dedication to client satisfaction, utilization of state-of-the-art technology, and a flexible work model that allows for life-style options for our consulting team, Progent creates a dynamic environment for select consultants who posses a desire for quickly enhancing their professional abilities to create real-world solutions for a variety of organizations and network environments. Learn additional information about how we are different by referring to How Progent Is Unique.

Progent's Virtual Office Network
Our virtual office network utilizes advanced technologies that enable off-site support, wireless communication, easy access to Progent's support databases, and close cooperation with talented team members to allow you to handle challenging IT problems. Progent's virtual office model frees you to focus on delivering service instead of dealing with commutes and helps you nurture successful customer relationships by enabling you to provide quick, effective, and cost-effective solutions. In order to find out additional information about Progent's virtual office work environment, visit Progent virtual Office Infrastructure.

Compensation Model and Benefits
Progent's compensation model is determined by revenue sharing. What you earn is directly tied to the revenue you generate. You have the choice of focusing on life style and choosing to work at an easy pace, utilizing our flexible schedule to follow personal enthusiasms, or you can use the opportunity to make considerable income by hard effort and long hours. Progent also provides comprehensive family health care coverage as well as numerous additional benefits. Find out more details about Progent's compensation model and benefit programs by visiting Progent Compensation Model and Benefits.

Jobs at Progent Frequently Asked Questions
To see answers to frequent questions about becoming employed by Progent, go to Consulting at Progent Frequently Asked Questions.

Here is a description of our available job openings:


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P014

Sr. Microsoft Computer Consulting Expert - San Francisco Bay Area
Progent is seeking proven Senior Microsoft computer consulting experts in the San Francisco Bay Area to help a range of small organizations to maintain networks based on Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008, and Exchange 2007 to 2016. Important areas of expertise include system infrastructure, AD design and repair, Exchange-based messaging, security, and server monitoring.

More information about Sr. Microsoft IT Consulting Expert Positions


P016

Desktop Engineer - San Francisco Bay Area
Progent is looking for 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 Progent's client locations 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 client's executives, management, IT staff or under the direction or guidance of Progent's senior consultant to support the client's end users.

More information about Desktop Engineer Jobs


P018

Senior Microsoft Information Technology Consultant - New York Metro, Pittsburgh and Los Angeles Areas
Progent is looking for experienced Sr. Microsoft computer consulting experts 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 Microsoft Exchange 2007 through 2016. Important fields of knowledge include network architecture, Active Directory design and troubleshooting, Exchange-based email, security, and server monitoring.

Specifics on Senior Microsoft IT Consulting Expert Positions


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Senior Exchange Consultant - San Francisco Bay Area, Online
Progent is looking for a Sr. Exchange expert to spearhead enterprise-level Microsoft Exchange planning and deployment initiatives. The ideal applicant would be a technical consultant with subject matter expertise in the area of Exchange 2007 through 2016 and Exchange Online and with a solid understanding of Microsoft AD. This role demands experience in the consulting, system design, deployment and support of these technologies.

Details about Senior Exchange Consultant Job


S25

Business Development Representative (BDR) - Los Angeles and New York Metro Areas
Progent is seeking a Business Development Representative (BDR) to work as a senior-level sales executive who is responsible for selling Progent's broad portfolio of information technology outsourcing and computer consulting, and development services. Activities of the Business Development Representative include:
  • Generating and articulating key elements of engagement proposals which align our services with real business value
  • Establishing and maintaining strong relationships with customers
  • Providing ongoing client management and generating follow-on engagements
  • Maintaining an understanding of continually evolving IT technology

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


If you would like to enquire about any position listed above, you should e-mail your resume to jobs@progent.com. Please include the code numbers of the positions of interest.

More Information About Opportunities with Us

Fulltime Jobs for Network Engineers, Computer Support Technicians,
Security Experts, and Online Help Technicians

Progent wants to find fulltime, solutions-driven Microsoft accredited engineers with Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer certification; Cisco accredited system engineers who have Cisco CCIE certification; security professionals who have CISSP, CISM, or CISA or comparable security credentials; and high-end network design consultants with experience in mobile access, wireless networking, service continuity, workplace recovery, data protection, and VMware. Progent also is looking for professionals who can join our team of help desk support technicians and off-site troubleshooting professionals. Also, Progent is hiring talented administrators who can operate effectively in our fast-paced, virtual office environment.

By maintaining a staff of talented and motivated professionals, providing attentive customer care, and following a strong results-based pricing structure, We have been able to expand our customer list dramatically while delivering professional services to numerous companies in Northern California and across the United States. A sophisticated virtual office network, a common knowledge base, and a team strategy for problem resolution have allowed Progent to retain a talented consulting team and a satisfied customer list.

If you are a network professional with technical support experience, joining Progent or working for our clients can enhance your skills through cooperation with our staff of mutually team-oriented, talented engineers. Our commitment to providing information technology consulting and technical help to small and midsize companies will offer you the opportunity to work closely with key players and add significantly to the growth of exciting companies.

Progent is hiring technical professionals who can show verifiable certification in their technical expertise. For example, if you are a Microsoft expert, you must have your Microsoft MCSE certificate. In the case of Cisco professionals, show us your CCIE or Cisco Certified Network Professional certificate. For 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 MCSEs.” However, the fact that a credential does not guarantee expertise is no reason for not having one. If you know your stuff, then most of those certifications should be no challenge. The point is that if you are an expert, then clients deserve to see credentials. We will market your talents, but you should provide basic credentials for Progent to market. If you happen to be adamantly opposed to the idea of certifications, Progent can understand and honor your position, but you are probably not a good fit.

Freelance Work for Qualified Application Specialists for
Windows, Mac, Linux, and Sun Technology

For more than two decades, Progent's consulting engineers have provided affordable and successful computer support services for businesses in the San Francisco Bay Area and throughout the U.S. An advanced virtual office network, a shared support database, and a collaborative approach to problem solving have enabled Progent to retain a talented consulting group and dramatically expand a loyal client base.

The Experts Team is Progent's way to provide customers the services of specialized computer consulting professionals who have advanced skills and field experience in key technologies beyond Progent's primary concentration in network support and security. Experts Team members are often independent contractors and occasionally "moonlighters" who are carefully certified by Progent to work closely with our in-house engineers to deliver comprehensive, world-class network solutions to small and midsize businesses. We are continually expanding our Experts Group to address the special requirements of our customer base.

Our Experts Team currently provides consulting in these technologies:

  • Apple OS integration and programs
  • Expertise for Linux-based, UNIX-powered, and Sun systems
  • MRP, Enterprise Resource Planning, or CRM customization
  • Strategic and specialized program support
  • CIO, business analyst, and project logistics services
  • Custom program design and deployment
  • Web site, electronic business, EDI, and client information portal development and integration
  • DBM support and efficiency help
  • Business intelligence expertise
  • Telecommunications systems consulting

Advantages of becoming part of Progent's Experts Group include:

  • By working with Progent, you can take advantage of the momentum of Progent's explosive expansion and excellent recognition in the market. By having a group of skilled and committed consultants, providing excellent client support, and following a proven, value-oriented billing structure, Progent has multiplied our clientele over the past few years and Progent now provides professoinal support to hundreds of companies in California and throughout the United States.
  • Progent's veteran marketing staff handles all aspects of marketing your services and areas of expertise into our quickly expanding customer base, so you expend less effort signing up clients and more time making money.
  • We will assist in communications between you and our key group of experienced Microsoft and Cisco qualified consultants who act as the gateway to the influential managers among our customers.
  • Progent's selling and operations staffs will take care of the complete selling and contracting cycle, from lead generation, project approval, customer needs description, skills matching, job scoping proposal writing, contract negotiation and execution. Your entire responsibility stays with delivering high-level consulting service.
  • Progent will gives you access to Progent's advanced virtual office infrastructure, including convenient conference sites in the San Francisco area, as well as Internet and telecomm connectivity throughout the U.S.
  • You will have the benefit of our vast knowledge base, processes based on industry best practices, library of template-deliverable documents, and the aggregate experience from one of the country's largest pool of experienced network engineers.
  • We will share partner-only benefits from leading vendors including Microsoft and Cisco, including free orlow-cost educational seminars, on-line access to restricted vendor support utilities and technical maintenance resources, and downloadable internal use software for training 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 cost to be a member of Progent's Experts Group, but we do have strict requirements for membership:

  • You must have a proven background as a consultant operating on your own in your area of specialization, including at least a two year history of completed consulting projects and/or have your own active customer base for whom you currently deliver continuing support activity.
  • You must show that you have expertise in your field of specialization, which includes showing a long task-relevant record and strong references, and have current vendor and/or industry professional qualifications.
  • You should know how to present yourself in a professional manner and be self driven and confident in your skills. You need to have strong inter-personal skills and know how to work successfully alone or as a member of a group.
  • You have to be able to explain proper expectations to clients and fellow Progent consultants and you should know how evaluate projects, create task plans, and define reasonable time lines.

Improve Your Skills with the Best Technology and
Joining a Great Group of Network Engineers

Progent's business climate will allow you to become a more capable consultant by improving your information technology skills and boosting the satisfaction of your clients. Progent delivers on this commitment by attracting the top consulting experts for you to work with, providing a state-of-the-art system infrastructure, using custom software tools to enable the maximum quality of service, and by streamlining our business models for attracting and keeping customers.

The most important factor that distinguishes Progent from other network support firms is the high caliber of our consulting team. Among the 50 or so consultants who have teamed with Progent, we have assembled top talent across a wide range of technical areas. Be it Microsoft servers, Cisco switches, corporate security, Apple, Linux, virtual servers, or other key application, we deploy professionals who can enable you to be effective on larger jobs by leveraging the aggregate experience of our team of experts.

To ensure the success of Progent's consultants, we invest significantly in making available the best tools to do the work properly. We will exploit technology to an impressive extent and our advanced virtual office environment enables effortless connectivity, collaboration, and knowledge sharing with fellow Progent consultants — all from home-based or mobile offices. Consultants don’t waste time or forfeit revenue with regular drives to a physical office building, and all driving you do for on-site client jobs is determined by your own schedule, not ours. The best benefit is that most of our support services can be performed off-site, representing 100% productivity for income-producing time. In practice, some Progent staff do off-site consulting exclusively.

Our operations are geared towards responding quickly and efficiently to customer needs via knowledge exchange and cooperative problem solving. Although our engineers operate with a great deal of freedom, resource allocation is centralized, client problems and solutions are meticulously monitored, documented, and organized for convenient reference, up-to-date consultant availability is published to streamline group tasks and simplify trouble escalation, and customer approval is always evaluated. We reinforce the sense of connection through periodic workgroup conferences and quarterly corporate events.

The majority of Progent's consultants are located throughout Northern California, but Progent is attracting a rapidly growing group of consulting experts from across the U.S. Our virtual office environment eliminates regional boundaries that restrict the productivity of traditional company structures. We complete the deal by providing a comprehensive employee care plan to ensure the physical health and financial welfare of our employees and their families.

Not only do we have world-class consultants, Progent's marketing and administration groups match the high standards that is Progent. These top-notch contributors to our growth are enabling us to identify and sign up the 50-60 new customers we are now engaging each month. Progent recently marked the providing of services to our 1,000th customer. Just type “Cisco consultants” or “Microsoft consultants” into Google to check for yourself why Progent is also an effective sales organization.

Having a commitment to technical proficiency is a cornerstone for growth with us. A career in consulting will push you to enhance your skills more than you would in any other position in network technology. Being exposed to a steady series of network challenges is what makes professional support interesting. Customers choose a consultant to perform the “hard stuff.” Innovative tasks, advanced implementations, vexing or entrenched problems, and difficult migrations are the basis for our services every day. At Progent, you will not stall or be pigeonholed, as is all too typical for network professionals in ordinary corporate jobs. You will awake every morning enthusiastic about the opportunities to come.

Along the way, you will work with some great folks, 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 we are a relationship-focused company through and through. If you do not offer strong people skills or enjoy working with a diverse group of personalities, then Progent is in all likelihood not a good match.

If all this sounds good to you, we urge you to contact us about our view of the future of network consulting.

Get Quality of Life Improvements and Technical Prowess with
Our Advanced Virtual Office Environment

Progent is convinced that a carefully designed and executed network is a crucial piece for enabling any firm's growth, and we follow this credo in our own system environment. We have created a fault-tolerant virtual office infrastructure that enables Progent's in-house consultants and authorized contractors to deliver rapid and effective support, collaborate closely on sophisticated projects, and gain from career and private maturity from being part of an exciting business ethos of personal drive and independence.
















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