Progent is seeking Desktop Support Consultants to assist Progent's customers with maintenance, break/fix and project work. This is a 1099 consulting role that will be performed at our client locations in the San Francisco Bay Area. Daytime availability is required, Monday through Friday. Our consultant will maintain and support clients of all desktop and notebook computers powered by current Microsoft technologies. In addition, work extensively with customer's executives, management, IT group or under the direction or guidance of our senior consultant to support the customer's end users.

Advantages of Joining Progent
Progent is an innovative network consulting and information technology outsourcing firm based in San Jose, California, in the center of Silicon Valley. Effective models for client marketing, support delivery, virtual office infrastructure, and employee compensation have allowed Progent to be one of the most rapidly growing and most respected Microsoft Partners in America. Our extensive support database and team style of problem resolution has helped Progent to retain a talented staff and a satisfied international client base.

If you have a background providing desktop help and live in the Walnut Creek area, joining Progent and working for Progent's customers will expand your technical abilities through cooperation with Progent's staff of mutually supportive, high-productivity consultants. Progent's focus on offering IT consulting and technical support to small companies will be your opportunity to work personally with top executives and contribute significantly to the growth of exciting businesses. Also, Progent's virtual office network provides state-of-the-art tools for remote support and wireless connectivity to help you to implement fast solutions when you take on business-critical problems.

If you wish to apply for this job, you should email your resume to Be sure to specify the job number of the position that you are applying for.

Return to the main Jobs page.

© 2002- 2019 Progent Corporation. All rights reserved.

An index of content::

Albuquerque Outsource IT Albuquerque Computer Network Service Company
Antioch CA MCSA MCDBA MCIPT Engineer Remote Support Job Stockton Small Business IT Consulting Group
Atlanta, GA Server Troubleshoot Expert Atlanta, Georgia Information Technology Outsourcing Firms
BlackBerry Desktop Manager Computer Consultancy BlackBerry Smartphone Small Business Computer Consulting Firm Wichita, KS
CCDP Expert Certified Integration for Catalyst 3650 Switch Online Technical Support for Catalyst Switch IOS
CISSP Protecting Firewall Network Install
CISSP-ISSEP Cybersecurity Consultants Consultancy for CISSP Certified Cybersecurity
Career Microsoft Consulting Contractor in Toledo Bowling Green
Cisco Information Technology Consulting Firms Florida Computer Support For Small Offices for Cisco
Cisco Support Company Technical Support Companies Miami-Dade County
Computer Consultant Telecommuting Jobs in Danville, CA Exchange 2003 Server Administration in Plano - Richardson
Computer Consulting Firms Illinois Integration Group
Computer Consulting for Gentoo Linux, Sun Solaris, UNIX Consulting Norfolk Virginia
Computer Network Service Company Foster City Systems Consultant California
Concord CA Employment for Microsoft Consulting Cisco Tech Support For Small Business in Orlando-Kissimmee
Consultant Services for Ubuntu Linux, Sun Solaris, UNIX IT Services for Debian Linux, Sun Solaris, UNIX Lower Manhattan, Financial District, NYC
Consulting Services for Endpoint Virus Immunization ProSight Endpoint Protection Services Support and Setup
Contract in Pittsburgh California Red Hat Linux, Sun Solaris, UNIX IT Consultant Downtown Miami
Contractor Jobs Pleasant Hill CA Milwaukee, Wisconsin Small Business IT Support Firm
Davis Tech Support For Small Business Migration Consultants for Davis in California
Designer Phoenix, AZ Technicians
Desktop Consulting Job in Pleasant Hill CA Support and Integration
Desktop Consulting Jobs in Walnut Creek, CA Small Business Network Network Integration Stamford Norwalk Shelton
Desktop Engineer Careers Pittsburgh California BlackBerry BPS Computer Consulting Pittsburgh, PA
El Paso, Texas Network Support Technician Phone Support Services
Exchange 2007 Computer Service Companies Microsoft Exchange Server 2013 Solutions Provider in Wichita, Sedgwick County
Exchange Server 2013 Small Business Network Consulting Company Nationwide Exchange 2010 Server Computer Service Providers in Mobile Bay, Alabama
Firewall Protection Firewall Information Technology Consulting
Freelancing Jobs Microsoft MCP Consulting Jobs
Help Desk IT Consulting Company Computer Network Consultant
Houston Computer Network Consulting company Houston, Texas Information Technology Consulting Firms
ISSAP Consultant Career Microsoft MCA Remote Consulting Telecommute Job
IT Outsourcing Consulting Team Overland Park, KS Microsoft Exchange IT Service
Lafayette, CA Telecommuting Jobs Remote Technical Support
Las Vegas, NV, Henderson, NV, Paradise, NV, Reno, NV Small Office Network Consultants Network Assessment for Nevada
MCSA MCDBA MCIPT Support Freelancing Jobs in Pleasant Hill CA Cisco Remote Support in Anaheim Fullerton Buena Park
Microsoft Computer Security Consultant Microsoft and Apple Small Office IT Outsourcing Memphis
Microsoft Dynamics CRM Specialist MSCRM Technical Support Services
Microsoft MCDST Consultant Part-Time Jobs Los Angeles, California Outsourcing Companies
Microsoft MCDST Consulting Job Opportunity Microsoft MCP Support Open Positions Castroville, CA
Microsoft MCDST Consulting Part Time Job in Martinez CA Network Support Consulting for Cisco
Microsoft MCSA Remote Engineer Career Opportunities Rochester, Monroe County Openings
Microsoft MCSA Remote Engineer Telecommuting Jobs Independent Security Consulting Subcontractor Jobs Scottsdale Tempe Paradise Valley
Microsoft SQL 2008 IT Outsourcing Microsoft SQL 2014 Computer Systems Consulting
Microsoft SQL Server 2012 Network Integration SQL Server 2012 Support Organizations
Microsoft SharePoint Server 2013 Consultants Dallas County Professional for SharePoint Server 2010
Microsoft Windows 2008 Designers Security Consulting Group for Windows Server 2016
Minneapolis, Minnesota Technical Support Firms Minneapolis Professionals
Network Consulting for Microsoft SharePoint SharePoint Server 2007 Outsourcing in Mobile Alabama
Network Engineer Freelancing Job Walnut Creek Cisco Small Office IT Support
Network Help SQL Server 2016 Computer Networking in San Francisco, CA
Network Monitoring Support IT Consultants
Networking Consultancy Migrations for Microsoft Windows Vancouver, WA
Networking Specialist for Cisco Administration in California
Newark, New Jersey Small Business Network Consulting Firm Newark Computer Tech
Online Consulting Denver Mile High City Cisco Computer Service Companies
Remote Troubleshooting Linux Computer Consulting
SQL 2012 Small Business Networking San Jose California Microsoft SQL Server Computer Consultancy Firms
SQL Server Computer Tech SQL 2014 Computer Specialists in New England
Sacramento Migration Northern California Information Technology Consulting Companies
San Francisco Software Consultants Daly City Network Design and Configuration in California
Seattle, WA Network Repair Service Washington Setup Consultancy Services
Security Consulting Company for Concord Concord Online Support Northern California
Security Firewall Setup Firewall Security Contractor Jacksonville, FL
Security Secure Greensboro, Guilford County Firewall Firewall Network Install
Server Help Microsoft SQL Server 2012 Consulting Company in San Diego, CA
Services for Sun Solaris Remote Consultant Services
SharePoint Server 2010 Remote Support Microsoft SharePoint IT Services Tacoma, Pierce County
SharePoint Technology Consulting Services SharePoint Server 2007 Specialists Toronto, Canada
Small Business IT Consulting Firm Setup
Small Business IT Outsourcing Services for BlackBerry Smartphone Tech Support for BlackBerry Synchronization Ada County Idaho
Small Business Server Support for Windows 2008 Server Tech Support For Small Business for Windows Server 2016 in ATL
Small Office IT Consultants for Microsoft SQL Server 2016 Tarzana SQL Server 2012 Network Security Consulting
Solaris IT Consultants Solaris Online Support Massachusetts - Boston, MA, Worcester, MA, Springfield,MA, Lowell, MA, Cambridge, MA
Sun Solaris Computer Engineer Network Engineer in Garland, Texas
Support Outsourcing for MS Virtual Server Administration Website Virtual Server Hyper-V Remote Support Services
Support services for BlackBerry BES Server RIM BlackBerry Support Firms in Atlanta
Tacoma, Washington Consulting Outsourcing Companies
Tech Expert for Monterey Carmel Small Office Computer Consultants Northern California
Telecommute Job for MCSA MCDBA MCIPT Consultant Wichita Security Firewall Configuration
Top Microsoft MCTS Consultant Jobs Available Vacaville Assessment California
Ubuntu Linux, Solaris, UNIX Online Troubleshooting Slackware Linux, Sun Solaris, UNIX Support and Help in Louisville
Urgent Network Network Specialists Microsoft and Apple Outsourcing IT Support
VirtualPC for macOS Integration Support VirtualPC for macOS Online Help
Walnut Creek Desktop Consulting Contract CISM Consultant Contractor in Madison
Walnut Creek California Help Desk Consulting Freelancing Jobs Cybersecurity Organizations for CISSP in Columbus, OH, Cleveland, OH, Cincinnati, OH, Toledo, OH, Arkon, OH
Walnut Creek Telecommuter Jobs IT Consulting for San Francisco in California
Washington, DC Tech Consultants Online Consulting
Windows 2008 Server Computer Consultants Windows Server 2016 Software Outsourcing Consultant in Chicagoland
Windows Server 2012 R2 Tech Windows Server 2012 R2 Network Help in Aurora Colorado
Windows Server 2016 IT Consulting Group Technical Support Companies for Windows in Augusta, Richmond County
Worldwide Microsoft Certified Engineer Part Time Job Cisco CCIP Network Support Freelancing Job San Diego California
wireless VoIP phone integration Consultants Network Consulting for wireless IP phone security
Employment Opportunities for Microsoft MCTS Support Antioch CA

Select a Topic:

Position Title

Desktop Engineer

Job Code


Work Location

Home-based, virtual office infrastructure.


Key Areas of Expertise
  • Microsoft Exchange-based Outlook email
  • Microsoft software products, PC desktop, notebook and peripheral integration, offsite connectivity for teleworkers and mobile users
  • Setup and validate Virtual Private Network (VPN) configurations
  • Basic network administration, including user maintenance

Primary Activities

Main Responsibilities
  • Maintain, analyze and resolve problems with all releases of Windows-based PC and laptop computers and others as needed.
  • Work directly with computer users in assisting to identify and fix app and OS issues that hinder productivity
  • Deploy, integrate and test a variety of popular apps on user PCs
  • Operate on-premises to diagnose and fix both urgent and chronic problems that impact the reliability, protection, performance, accessibility, and general capability of workstations, notebooks, printers and other hardware
  • Deploy new end-user equipment and perform other installations, updates, and exchanges of desktops, notebooks and related hardware
  • Assure the prompt diagnosis and remediation of PCs and laptop computers and associated hardware
  • Remain current with advanced knowledge of workstation and laptop computing applications and utilization of connectivity infrastructure including the Internet


Minimum Professional Background Requirements
  • Three years experience in workstation admin new software configuration, computer and peripheral deployment, trouble analysis and resolution)
  • Strong computer debugging and fault isolation skill, talent to implement short-term patches to solve network problems and escalate support services when required
  • In-depth background delivering software help to small organizations for all Microsoft Windows OS, Microsoft Office Suite, and Office 365 programs including Outlook, Word, and Excel
  • Excellent speaking and written communication ability
  • Proven commitment to facilitating uninterrupted productivity
  • Work without supervision and display marked characteristics of ownership and drive