One of the premiere computer consultant companies for business systems, Progent maintains a large team of certified service professionals who concentrate on core IT areas such as:

  • Microsoft Windows products
  • Cisco routers, switches, firewalls, access points, plus Voice over IP and VPN products
  • System security expertise
  • Advanced system architecture
  • Off-site IT support and network administration

Our Experts Team, which contracts freelance consultants qualified and coordinated by Progent, provides highly refined skills in a wide range of key software areas and network solutions such as:

  • Apple OS and iOS integration and applications
  • Consulting for Linux, UNIX-powered, and Sun Solaris environments
  • Microsoft Dynamics MRP, Enterprise Resource Planning, or CRM customization
  • BI consulting for platforms including Microsoft's SQL Server BI Stack, Microsoft Power BI, and Microsoft Management Reporter/FRx
  • Chief Information Officer, management information analyst, and project logistics services
  • Web application design, deployment, and troubleshooting
  • SQL Server and Oracle DBM development and management help
  • Microsoft Office Access database application programming, enhancement and troubleshooting
  • Microsoft Office desktop and Microsoft Office 365 consulting

Innovative models for attracting customers, providing support, establishing an efficient working environment, and providing generous profit sharing have enabled Progent to be among the fastest growing and best respected Microsoft Gold Partners consulting companies in America and to build a worldwide organization for providing online network expertise. If you are an accredited computer technician or information technology expert with a drive for a customer service and excellent communication skills, you will discover Progent an opportunity for increasing your professional knowledge, developing a more independent lifestyle, and attaining economic security.

Learn Additional Information Concerning Working at Progent
Check out these links to learn more details about Progent's work openings, business culture, operational conditions, compensation structure, and benefits packages:

Consulting Jobs at Progent
Progent is looking for a range of on-staff professionals including solutions-driven Microsoft MCSE and MCP network engineers; connectivity consultants who have Cisco CCIE credentials; and consultants for fault-tolerant system design with backgrounds in mobile connectivity, wireless networking, high-availability environments, disaster recovery solutions, data protection, and VMware technology. We are also looking for workstation support technicians, off-site service professionals, and CISSP, CISM, or CISA accredited security engineers. We are also hiring veteran managers who can operate efficiently in our dynamic, virtual office model. Learn additional details about staff consulting positions at Progent by visiting Consulting Positions at Progent.

Contracting Work at Progent
Progent contracts freelance consultants who have proven knowledge and field background in important IT topics outside our primary service concentration. Progent's Experts Team includes independent consultants who offer consulting and development support for line-of-business applications such as MRP, Enterprise Resource Planning, or Customer Relationship Management; possess specialized expertise with non-Microsoft platforms such as Linux derivatives, Macintosh, or Sun, or can provide world-class help in areas like telecommunications, web development, Juniper products, eCommerce, or Oracle Database programming and administration. Freelance consultants certified by Progent cooperate with our staff professionals to provide comprehensive IT services for small company networks. If you want to learn additional information about contract opportunities with our Experts Consulting Group, visit Freelance Opportunities with Progent.

Reasons That We Are Exceptional
Progent has been able to recruit the top professional experts by being unique. With a powerful blend of enterprising spirit, commitment to customer satisfaction, use of state-of-the-art technology, plus an independent business model that allows for quality-of-life choices for our consulting team, Progent creates a stimulating setting for talented consultants who have a desire for quickly enhancing their technical skills to create real-world solutions for a range of businesses and network environments. Learn more details concerning ways that Progent is different by visiting Ways That Progent Is Exceptional.

Progent's Virtual Office Business Model
Progent's virtual office network incorporates sophisticated technical tools that support remote support, wireless communication, convenient availability of our support databases, and instant cooperation with mobile colleagues to allow you to handle business-critical network problems. Our virtual office setting frees consultants to focus on providing IT solutions rather than fighting commutes and helps you establish lasting client relationships by permitting you to provide fast, viable, and affordable solutions. In order to find out additional information concerning our virtual office infrastructure, see Progent virtual Office Business Model.

Compensation and Benefits
Our compensation is based on revenue sharing. The money you make is directly tied to what you contribute. Consultants have the choice of focusing on quality of life and choosing to consult at an easy pace, using our versatile structure to follow individual pursuits, or you can choose to make considerable money by persistent effort and long hours. Progent also provides complete family health care insurance as well as many other benefits. Find out additional details concerning our compensation and benefits by going to Progent Compensation and Benefits.

Working with Progent Questions and Answers
For replies to frequent enquiries about becoming employed by Progent, go to Consulting at Progent Questions and Answers.

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


Job Code
 
Description

P014

Senior Microsoft IT Consulting Expert - San Francisco Bay Area
Progent is seeking experienced Senior Microsoft computer consulting experts in the San Francisco Bay Area to assist a variety of small and midsize businesses to manage networks powered by Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008, and Exchange 2007 to 2016. Important fields of knowledge include network infrastructure, AD design and repair, Exchange-based email, security, and server monitoring.

Details about Sr. Microsoft Computer Consulting Expert Positions


P016

Desktop Support Expert - 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 our customer sites 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 customer's executives, management, IT staff or under the direction or guidance of our senior consultant to support the customer's end users.

Details on Desktop Support Expert Jobs


P018

Sr. Microsoft Information Technology Consultant - New York Metro, Pittsburgh and Los Angeles Areas
Progent is looking for experienced Sr. Microsoft information technology consultants in the New York metro, Pittsburgh and Los Angeles areas to help a range of small businesses manage networks based on Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008, and Exchange 2007 through 2016. Key fields of knowledge include network architecture, AD design and repair, Exchange-based messaging, security, and server monitoring.

More information on Sr. Microsoft IT Consultant Positions


Expert

Senior Microsoft Exchange Expert - San Francisco Bay Area, Remote
Progent is seeking a Sr. Microsoft Exchange consultant to lead enterprise-level Microsoft Exchange planning and deployment initiatives. The ideal applicant would be a computer consultant with mastery in the area of Microsoft Exchange 2007 through 2016 and Office 365 Exchange Online and with a thorough understanding of Microsoft AD. This role would require a background in the consulting, architectural design, deployment and support of these platforms.

Specifics about Sr. Microsoft Exchange Expert Positions


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 sales executive who is responsible for selling the company's broad selection of IT outsourcing and network consulting, and application development services. Responsibilities of the BDR include:
  • Generating and explaining crucial elements of consulting propositions which align our services with an organization's IT goals
  • Establishing and maintaining good relationships with Progent's clients
  • Providing ongoing account management and developing follow-on engagements
  • Maintaining an understanding of continually evolving IT technology

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


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

Details About Work with Us

Staff Work for Network Engineers, Computer Service Technicians,
Security Consultants, and Online Help Professionals

Progent wants to hire full-time, solutions-oriented Microsoft accredited consultants with Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer certification; Cisco certified system engineers who have Cisco CCIE credentials; security consultants who have CISA or comparable security credentials; and advanced system architecture experts with a background in mobile solutions, wireless connectivity, service continuity, business continuity, information protection, and server virtualization. Progent also is looking for employees to work on Progent's team of help desk support technicians and remote troubleshooting experts. In addition, Progent is looking for talented administrators able to perform productively in Progent's high-growth, virtual office environment.

By maintaining a staff of talented and motivated consultants, delivering attentive customer services, and following a strong results-based pricing model, We have been able to increase our client base dramatically while providing professional support to numerous companies in the San Francisco area and across the United States. A sophisticated virtual office environment, a shared knowledge base, and a team strategy for problem resolution have allowed Progent to retain a talented staff and a satisfied client base.

If you are an information technology consultant with technical support expertise, joining Progent or working for Progent's customers can enhance your knowledge through cooperation with Progent's staff of mutually supportive, expert engineers. Progent's commitment to providing network expertise and computer support to small and midsize companies will give you the chance to work intimately with key players and add significantly to the success of dynamic businesses.

Progent is hiring technical professionals who can show recognized credentials related to their special expertise. So, if you are a Microsoft consultant, you should have your Microsoft MCSE credential. In the case of Cisco professionals, have your Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert or Cisco Certified Network Professional certificate. For security, you should have earned you CISSP, Certified Information Systems Auditor, Certified Information Security Manager, or one of the other leading security credentials. Of course, Progent is familiar with “paper MCSEs.” However, the fact that a credential does not guarantee excellence is no justification for not earning one. If you know your stuff, then most of those certifications should present no challenge. The bottom line is that if you call yourself a professional, then customers expect certifications. We can market your talents, but you must have a baseline of certifications for Progent to market. In case you happen to be strongly against the idea of certifications, Progent can sympathize with and honor your position, but you are likely not a good candidate.

Freelance Work for Certified Application Specialists for
Windows, Macintosh, Linux/UNIX, and Sun Technology

For over two decades, our information technology engineers have offered low-cost and successful network consulting services for businesses in the San Francisco Bay Area and throughout the United States. A sophisticated virtual office network, a shared support knowledge base, and a team approach to problem solving have helped Progent to retain a talented in-house team and dramatically grow a loyal client base.

The Experts Group is Progent's way to provide clients the help of expert information technology consulting professionals who have advanced knowledge and work experience in important technologies beyond Progent's core concentration in network infrastructure and security. Experts Team members are typically independent contractors and sometimes "moonlighters" who are thoroughly qualified by us to work closely with our in-house consultants to provide comprehensive, enterprise-class network solutions to small and midsize businesses. We are continually expanding the Experts Group to meet the special requirements of our clients.

Progent's Experts Team now offers consulting in these technologies:

  • Macintosh integration and applications
  • Expertise for Linux, UNIX-based, and Sun Solaris systems
  • Manufacturing Resource Planning, Enterprise Resource Planning, or Customer Relationship Management consulting
  • Line-of-business and specialized program help
  • Chief Information Officer, management information analyst, and project logistics outsourcing
  • Custom applications development and deployment
  • Web, electronic business, Electronic Data Interchange, and client information portal development and deployment
  • SQL management and performance help
  • Management intelligence consulting
  • Telecom systems support

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

  • By associating with us, you get to benefit from the impact of our explosive growth and excellent recognition in the industry. By maintaining a team of skilled and dedicated professionals, providing attentive client support, and following a proven, ROI-focused pricing structure, Progent has quadrupled our clientele over the past few years and Progent currently delivers professoinal services to hundreds of businesses in California and throughout the U.S.
  • Our experienced marketing team handles all aspects of promoting your services and areas of knowledge into our rapidly growing client base, so you spend less effort signing up clients and extra time making money.
  • Progent will facilitate relationship building between you and Progent's core team of experienced Microsoft and Cisco qualified engineers who act as the gateway to the influential managers among our clients.
  • Our selling and administration teams will manage the complete selling and contracting process, from opportunity identification, project qualification, client needs description, capabilities matching, project analysis proposal writing, agreement negotiation and execution. Your entire focus stays with delivering top-quality consulting expertise.
  • We will gives you access to Progent's sophisticated virtual office infrastructure, offering professional meeting/work sites throughout the San Francisco area, plus data and voice access throughout the United States.
  • You will have access to Progent's vast knowledge base, processes based on industry best practices, library of template-deliverable documents, and the shared expertise from one of Northern California's largest pool of experienced information technology engineers.
  • Progent will share special benefits from top vendors such as Microsoft and Cisco, including free ordiscounted educational seminars, on-line connections to special vendor troubleshooting tools and technical maintenance resources, and downloadable in-house use programs for training 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 charge to be a member of our Experts Team, but we do have these requirements to join:

  • You must have a strong background as a consulting professional working on your own in your field of expertise, including at least a two year history of completed contracting projects or you must have your own active customer base to whom you currently deliver ongoing consulting services.
  • You have to show that you are an expert in your field of concentration, including having a long work-related history and strong referrals, and have up-to-date vendor or institutional professional qualifications.
  • You have to be able to present yourself in a professional way and be self driven and confident in your abilities. You must have excellent communications skills and be able to operate successfully alone or as part of a team.
  • You have to know how to communicate realistic goals to clients and fellow Progent team members and you need to be able evaluate projects, produce project plans, and estimate reasonable work schedules.

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

Progent's company culture will make you a more capable consultant by enhancing your information technology knowledge and boosting the satisfaction of your clients. Progent delivers on this promise by recruiting the top professional talent for you to operate with, offering an advanced system infrastructure, using specialized software tools to enable the highest quality of service, and by streamlining our operational models for finding and keeping customers.

The main factor that distinguishes Progent from typical consulting firms is the high quality of our consulting team. Among the 50 or so consulting experts who have teamed with Progent, we have assembled top talent covering a broad range of technologies. Be it Microsoft servers, Cisco switches, corporate security, Macintosh, Linux/UNIX, VMware, or other vital areas, we deploy experts who can help you to be successful on larger jobs by leveraging the aggregate experience of our group of professionals.

To promote the success of Progent's consultants, we invest significantly in making available the best technology to do the job properly. We will leverage technology to an impressive degree and our state-of-the-art virtual office environment enables effortless connectivity, cooperation, and information sharing with other Progent team members — entirely from home-based or on-the-road offices. Consultants don’t throw away time or forfeit income with daily commutes to a conventional office building, and any driving you do for on-site client work is determined by your schedule, not Progent's. The most attractive benefit is that much of Progent's support work can be performed off-site, representing maximum efficiency for billable time. In fact, some of our staff do off-site consulting only.

Our business structure is geared towards reacting quickly and effectively to customer needs through knowledge sharing and cooperative problem solving. Even though our engineers operate with a high level of independence, resource allocation is centralized, client issues and solutions are meticulously tracked, documented, and archived for easy reference, up-to-date consultant availability is broadcast to streamline group projects and simplify problem escalation, and customer approval is continually evaluated. We strengthen the feeling of connection through monthly team conferences and regular corporate events.

The majority of our consultants are situated throughout California, however Progent is building a quickly growing team of network experts from across America. Progent's virtual office infrastructure does away with geographic obstacles that limit the productivity of conventional business models. We enhance the package by offering a comprehensive employee care plan to promote the health and economic welfare of our team members and their families.

Not only do we have awesome consultants, Progent's sales and operations teams live up to the excellence that characterizes Progent. These top-notch factors behind our success are enabling us to identify and sign up the scores of new customers we are now engaging every month. Progent recently celebrated the delivery of services to our 1,000th customer. Try typing “Cisco consultants” or “Microsoft consultants” into Google to check for yourself why Progent is also a strong sales organization.

Possessing a commitment to technical excellence is a key for growth with Progent. A job in consulting will push you to enhance your skills more than is possible in any other position in network technology. Being exposed to a steady series of network challenges is what keeps professional support exciting. Clients rely on a consultant to do the “hard stuff.” Innovative tasks, leading-edge deployments, puzzling or chronic problems, and tricky migrations are the basis for what we do every day. At Progent, you will not stall or be pigeonholed, as is all too common for computer professionals in traditional corporate jobs. You will awake every morning excited about the challenges to come.

On the way, you will work with some wonderful folks, both by building close customer relationships and by operating in conjunction with other Progent team members, where you will benefit from and add to their success. Yes, technology is vital, but Progent is a relationship-oriented organization from top to bottom. If you do not offer excellent communications skills or enjoy working with a varied assortment of personalities, then Progent is in all likelihood not a good fit.

If this seems good to you, we invite you to contact us about our view of the new paradigm of information technology consulting.

Enjoy Lifestyle Benefits and Technical Success with
Our Sophisticated Virtual Office Infrastructure

Progent believes that a well designed and implemented information system can be a pivotal piece for enabling a company's success, and Progent applies this credo in our corporate network infrastructure. We have created a fault-tolerant virtual office network that allows our in-house consultants and authorized contractors to offer fast and efficient service, collaborate closely on complex projects, and gain from career and personal growth from being a member of a dynamic company culture of personal drive and freedom.
















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