One of America's top computer consulting companies for business networks, Progent maintains a large staff of talented support professionals who focus on core IT areas including:

  • Microsoft Windows technology
  • Cisco Integrated Services Routers, Catalyst and Nexus switches, ASA firewalls, wireless access points, plus VoIP solutions
  • Enterprise security analysis
  • Sophisticated network architecture
  • Remote IT support and system management

Progent's Experts Group, which includes independent experts qualified and coordinated by Progent, offers highly specialized knowledge covering a wide range of critical software areas and network technologies that include:

  • Apple OS and iOS integration and application software
  • Consulting for Linux-powered, UNIX-powered, and Sun Solaris environments
  • Microsoft Dynamics MRP, Enterprise Resource Planning, or Customer Relationship Management expertise
  • BI expertise for platforms including SQL Server BI Stack, Excel Data Analysis Tools, and Crystal Reports
  • CIO, business analyst, and project management services
  • Web-based application software development, deployment, and debugging
  • SQL Server and Oracle Database programming and DBA help
  • Office Access database application programming, migration and troubleshooting
  • Office and Microsoft Office 365 custom training

Innovative structures for attracting clients, providing support, creating an efficient working environment, and providing generous profit sharing have enabled Progent to be among the fastest growing and best recognized Microsoft Partners consultant companies in the United States and to build a worldwide presence for delivering online IT support. If you are an accredited computer support professional or information technology consultant with a drive for a customer success and excellent people skills, you will discover Progent an opportunity for increasing your professional knowledge, developing a more rewarding career, and achieving economic success.

Learn More Information About Working with Progent
Follow these pages to find out more information about our work opportunities, company philosophy, work conditions, profit sharing model, and benefits packages:

Full-time Careers at Progent
We are seeking a range of full-time workers including motivated Microsoft MCSE network engineers; system consultants who have Cisco CCIE credentials; and specialists in advanced network design with backgrounds in mobile access, wireless networking, high-availability systems, business continuity planning, data protection, and virtual servers. Progent is also looking for desktop support technicians, off-site service professionals, and CISSP or CISA certified security professionals. Progent is also looking for experienced managers and administrators who can operate efficiently in Progent's dynamic, virtual office model. Learn additional information about staff consulting work at Progent by going to Full-time Positions at Progent.

Contract Opportunities at Progent
Progent works with freelance professionals with proven expertise and hands-on background in high-demand IT topics outside our main technical focus. Our Experts Team employs freelance consultants who offer consulting and programming services for line-of-business applications that include Manufacturing Resource Planning, Enterprise Resource Planning, or Customer Relationship Management; possess in-depth expertise with non-Microsoft platforms such as Linux, Apple OS, or Solaris, or can provide world-class help in areas like telecommunications, web site development, Juniper Networks infrastructure technology, web commerce, or Oracle and MySQL DBM programming and management. Freelance consultants certified by Progent coordinate with our in-house engineers to deliver comprehensive solutions for small company networks. If you want to find out more information concerning contracting jobs with our Experts Consulting Group, see Contracting Work with Progent.

Reasons That Progent Is Exceptional
We have been able to recruit the top consulting talent by being unique. With a powerful blend of entrepreneurial spirit, commitment to client success, use of advanced technology, and an independent business model that offers life-style choices for our team members, Progent offers a stimulating environment for talented individuals who posses a drive for quickly improving their professional skills to deliver real-world solutions for a variety of organizations and technical environments. Learn additional information about reasons we are exceptional by referring to Ways That Progent Is Exceptional.

Our Virtual Office Business Model
Our virtual office environment uses state-of-the-art technologies that enable remote support, wireless communication, convenient availability of our support databases, and close collaboration with talented colleagues to help you to deal with challenging IT issues. Progent's virtual office structure enables you to focus on delivering service instead of dealing with commutes and lets consultants nurture lasting client relationships by permitting you to provide fast, viable, and affordable solutions. In order to find out additional details about Progent's virtual office infrastructure, see Progent virtual Office Business Model.

Compensation Model and Benefit Packages
Our compensation model is determined by revenue sharing. What you earn is entirely based on what you generate. Consultants have the choice of concentrating on life style and electing to work at an easy pace, using our versatile structure to make time for individual pursuits, or you can choose to make considerable income through persistent work and lots of consulting time. Progent also provides comprehensive family health insurance plus numerous additional benefits. Learn more details about Progent's compensation and benefit packages by visiting Progent Compensation Model and Benefits.

Employment at Progent FAQs
To see answers to popular questions concerning being employed by Progent, see Working with Progent FAQs.

The following is a list of Progent's available job openings:


Job Code
 
Job Description

P014

Senior Microsoft Information Technology Consultant - San Francisco Bay Area
Progent is looking for proven Sr. Microsoft information technology consulting experts in the San Francisco Bay Area to assist a variety of small and midsize businesses to 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 knowledge include network architecture, AD design and repair, Exchange-based email, security, and server monitoring.

More information on Senior Microsoft Information Technology Consultant Jobs


P016

Desktop Support Expert - San Francisco Bay Area
Progent is looking for Desktop Support Consultants to help Progent's customers with maintenance, break/fix and project work. This is a 1099 consulting role that will be performed at our client premises 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 based on current Microsoft technologies. In addition, 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.

Details on Desktop Engineer Job


P018

Senior Microsoft Information Technology Consulting Expert - New York Metro, Pittsburgh and Los Angeles Areas
Progent is looking for proven Senior Microsoft computer consultants 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 Microsoft Exchange 2007 through 2016. Important fields of expertise include network architecture, AD design and troubleshooting, Exchange-based email, security, and server monitoring.

Details on Sr. Microsoft IT Consultant Jobs


Expert

Senior Exchange Expert - San Francisco Bay Area, Remote
Progent is seeking a Sr. Exchange expert to lead enterprise-level Microsoft Exchange design and implementation projects. The ideal candidate would be a technical consultant with subject matter expertise in Exchange 2007 to 2016 and Microsoft Office 365 and with a thorough understanding of Microsoft AD. This role demands a background in the consulting, architectural design, implementation and maintenance of these technologies.

Specifics on Sr. Exchange Expert Job


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 responsible for selling Progent's extensive selection of information technology outsourcing/co-sourcing and computer consulting, and development services. Responsibilities of the BDR include:
  • Generating and articulating crucial components of service propositions which align Progent's services with real business value
  • Establishing and maintaining excellent relationships with Progent's customers
  • Providing ongoing account management and developing follow-on engagements
  • Explaining rapidly changing technology

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


If you want to ask about any job shown above, you should send your background information to jobs@progent.com. Be sure to include the code numbers of the positions that interest you.

More Information About Jobs with Us

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

Progent is seeking to find staff-level, results-oriented Microsoft certified consultants with MCSE or MCP credentials; Cisco certified system engineers who have Cisco CCIE certification; security consultants with CISM or comparable security credentials; and advanced network architecture experts with experience in mobile solutions, wireless connectivity, high uptime, business continuity, data protection, and virtual servers. Progent also is looking for employees who can work on our staff of help desk service specialists and remote support professionals. Also, We are looking for talented administrators who can perform productively in our fast-paced, virtual office environment.

By maintaining a team of talented and dedicated professionals, providing world-class client services, and offering a competitive results-focused pricing model, We have been able to expand our customer list dramatically while delivering professional services to hundreds of companies in Northern California and across the United States. A sophisticated virtual office network, a shared information base, and a team approach to problem resolution have allowed Progent to maintain a skilled staff and a loyal client list.

If you are a network professional with technical support expertise, joining Progent or helping our customers can enhance your knowledge via cooperation with Progent's group of highly team-oriented, expert consultants. Progent's focus on delivering information technology expertise and technical support to small companies will give you the chance to work closely with decision makers and contribute significantly to the growth of exciting companies.

We are looking for consultants who can show recognized credentials related to their technical expertise. For example, if you are a Microsoft consultant, you should have earned your Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer credential. In the case of Cisco consultants, have your CCIE or CCNP credential. For network security, you should have earned you Certified Information Systems Security Professional, CISA, Certified Information Security Manager, or other leading security credentials. Of course, we are familiar with “paper MCSEs.” Still, the fact that a certificate can not ensure excellence is no excuse for not earning one. If you have mastered your stuff, then most of these certifications should present no great difficulty. The crux of the matter is that if you call yourself a professional, then customers deserve to see certifications. We can promote your talents, but you need to provide basic credentials for us to market. If you are strongly against the concept of certifications, Progent can sympathize with and respect your position, but you are probably not a good candidate.

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

For more than 20 years, our computer engineers have provided low-cost and effective computer consulting services for businesses in Northern California and across the United States. An advanced virtual office network, a common technical database, and a collaborative philosophy for problem resolution have helped Progent to retain a strong in-house team and quickly expand a loyal client base.

The Experts Team is our way to offer customers the services of specialized computer support engineers who have in-depth knowledge and work experience in important areas outside of Progent's core focus in system infrastructure and security. Experts Group members are typically independent contractors and sometimes "moonlighters" who are carefully qualified by Progent to work closely with Progent's staff engineers to provide comprehensive, enterprise-class network services to small and midsize companies. We are continually enhancing the Experts Team in order to meet the special needs of our customer base.

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

  • Macintosh networking and programs
  • Expertise for Linux, UNIX-based, and Sun systems
  • MRP, Enterprise Resource Planning, or CRM customization
  • Strategic and specialized application support
  • Chief Information Officer, business analyst, and project logistics services
  • Special program design and deployment
  • Web site, eCommerce, EDI, and client portal design and deployment
  • Database management and performance help
  • Business intelligence expertise
  • Telecommunications architecture support

Benefits of becoming a member of Our Experts Group include:

  • By working with Progent, you get to leverage the impact of our dramatic growth and top-notch recognition in the market. By having a team of talented and dedicated consultants, offering attentive customer care, and following a proven, ROI-focused pricing model, Progent has multiplied our clientele during the past few years and Progent now provides consulting support to hundreds of businesses in California and across the United States.
  • Our experienced marketing team takes care of all facets of marketing your services and areas of expertise into our rapidly expanding client base, so you spend less effort finding customers and more time making money.
  • We will facilitate communications between you and Progent's key group of expert Microsoft and Cisco certified consultants who are the gateway to the key executives among our customers.
  • Progent's selling and operations groups will manage the complete sales and engagement cycle, from lead generation, project approval, customer needs description, skills matching, job analysis proposal generation, agreement negotiation and execution. Your exclusive focus is on delivering top-quality consulting service.
  • We will gives you connections to our sophisticated virtual office infrastructure, offering convenient conference sites throughout the San Francisco area, as well as data and voice access throughout the U.S.
  • You will have access to Progent's extensive database, procedures based on best practices, abundance of template-deliverable documents, and the shared expertise from one of the country's largest pool of experienced network engineers.
  • We will pass on special benefits from leading technology companies such as Microsoft and Cisco, including no-cost ordiscounted training classes, on-line connections to special vendor support utilities and technical support resources, and on-line in-house use programs 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 charge to become a member of our Experts Group, but Progent has strict qualifications for membership:

  • You need to have a proven track record as a consulting professional operating on your own in your area of specialization, including a minimum two year history of completed contracting jobs or you must have your own active client base for which you currently deliver ongoing support services.
  • You need to demonstrate that you have expertise in your field of specialization, which includes having an extensive work-related record and excellent references, and have current manufacturer and/or industry professional certifications.
  • You must know how to present yourself in a professional manner and be self driven and assured in your abilities. You need to have excellent communications skills and understand how to work efficiently by yourself or as a member of a team.
  • You should be able to communicate proper goals to customers and fellow Progent consultants and you need to know how scope out tasks, create project plans, and estimate reasonable time lines.

Improve Your Skills with the Best Technology and
Joining the Top Group of Network Consultants

Progent's company culture will make you a better consulting professional by enhancing your information technology knowledge and increasing the loyalty of your customers. Progent makes good on this promise by attracting the top professional talent for you to operate with, offering a state-of-the-art network and communications architecture, running specialized software tools to enable the maximum quality of support, and by optimizing proven business structures for attracting and maintaining clients.

The main factor that separates us from other consulting firms is the high caliber of our consulting team. Among the 50 or so consulting experts who have teamed with Progent, we have recruited top expertise covering a wide array of technologies. Be it Microsoft Windows, Cisco switches, network security, Apple, Linux, virtual servers, or other key technologies, we engage experts who can enable you to be effective on larger projects by leveraging the collective skills of our group of experts.

To promote the productivity of Progent's consultants, we invest significantly in providing the most powerful tools to do the job efficiently. We will leverage information technology to an impressive extent and our state-of-the-art virtual office infrastructure allows seamless connectivity, collaboration, and information sharing with other Progent consultants — all from at-home or on-the-road offices. You don’t throw away time or forfeit revenue with regular drives to a physical office, and any driving you do for in-person customer work is determined by your time table, not ours. The best benefit is that most of Progent's support services can be done off-site, offering 100% efficiency for income-producing hours. In practice, some of our staff do off-site support only.

Our business structure is set up for reacting quickly and efficiently to client needs through information sharing and cooperative problem resolution. Although Progent's engineers work with a high level of independence, resource allocation is centralized, client issues and resolutions are meticulously monitored, recorded, and organized for easy retrieval, up-to-date engineer schedules are published to facilitate team tasks and enable trouble escalation, and client approval is continually monitored. We strengthen the sense of connection through periodic team conferences and quarterly company-wide events.

The majority of Progent's consultants are located across California, however we are building a quickly expanding group of consulting experts from across America. Our virtual office environment eliminates geographic obstacles that limit the efficiency of traditional company structures. We enhance the package by offering a full benefit program to ensure the physical health and economic welfare of our team members and their relations.

Just as we have awesome consulting professionals, our sales and operations teams live up to the high standards that characterizes Progent. These high-performance factors behind Progent’s success are helping us to identify and sign up the scores of new clients we are now acquiring every month. We lately celebrated the providing of support to our 1,000th client. Try typing “Cisco consultants” or “Microsoft consultants” into Google to see for yourself why Progent is also a strong marketing operation.

Having a passion for technical excellence is a cornerstone for growth with Progent. A career in consulting will push you to learn more than you would in any other job in network technology. Being exposed to a steady stream of technical challenges is what makes professional support exciting. Customers choose consultants to perform the toughest jobs. Innovative projects, advanced deployments, puzzling or entrenched issues, and difficult migrations are the foundation for our services daily. With us, you will not stagnate or be pigeonholed, as is sadly common for network engineers in traditional corporate jobs. You will wake up every morning excited about the opportunities to come.

On the way, you will work with some wonderful folks, both by establishing strong client relationships and by operating closely 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 company through and through. If you do not have strong communications skills or like cooperating with a varied assortment of people, then we are in all likelihood a poor fit.

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

Enjoy Quality of Life Improvements and Professional Success with
Our Advanced Virtual Office Infrastructure

Progent is convinced that a well architected and implemented network can be a crucial factor for accelerating a firm's success, and Progent applies this philosophy in our own system infrastructure. We have created a fault-tolerant virtual office network that allows Progent's staff consultants and certified contractors to offer fast and effective service, cooperate easily on complex projects, and experience career and personal growth from acting as a member of a dynamic business ethos of self motivation and independence.
















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