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Ways of Working

Operate with greater agility, resilience and adaptability

We are a product-centric cloud consultancy, developing technology via agile software development practices.

Our projects are delivered through best practices, which are fundamental to us and define the consulting experience we deliver to our clients.

We believe in high transparency, and we are only paid on the successful outcome of sprints – ensuring we are constantly delivering value for your business.

Engagement Model

We start all our engagements with a simple ethos and model.

1. Understand

We start all of our engagements with a customer-first, product-centric discovery piece where we gather requirements, understand business needs and challenges and work collaboratively to solve these for you.

2. Plan

Next, we collaborative with key stakeholders to scope your requirements into sprint-based outcomes, ensuring value is delivered effectively and continuously, aiming to deliver business value every two weeks.

3. Build

We then design, architect and build to plan, leveraging the value of cloud service providers and modern software engineering patterns and practices, ensuring highly resilient, scalable and quality software delivery.

4. Improve

Finally, we continuously improve through testing, security be design, shifting left and CI/CD. We embed a growth mindset via upskilling, documentation, pairing and coaching sessions.

Operating Model

How we operate is key to delivering business value. We leverage state-of-the-art software engineering principles and practices through automation and codification, via methodologies and patterns.


Accelerate.

We love open-source software and are Open Source First. We use ready-made and reusable frameworks and solutions to accelerate your delivery to provide a faster time to market.


Agile Software Development.

We deliver by understanding requirements and developing solutions through the collaborative effort of self-organising and cross-functional teams and their customer(s)/end user(s). It advocates adaptive planning, evolutionary development, early delivery, and continual improvement, and it encourages flexible responses to change.


Cloud Native.

We develop cloud-based applications in modern environments, using technologies such as containers, micro-services, serverless functions and immutable infrastructure, deployed via declarative code, dynamically orchestrated and managed to increase the overall agility and maintainability of applications.


Security by Design.

We ensure that the product has been designed from the foundation to be secure. We enforce security through architecture design and then they are used as guiding principles for developers.


Turnkey / COTS.

We have extensive third-party partnerships for your enterprise and support needs, adaptive to when to build vs buy.


CI/CD.

We continuously integrate and deliver everything we do, ensuring fast and efficient feedback loops, verified by automated tests and automated builds. We embed high frequency deployments through CI/CD.


Knowledge Enablement.

Through knowledge transfer, detailed documentation, up-skilling and mentoring, we help enable your business and teams to grow.


Community.

Through our innovative community offering, we support our customers with key challenges around building their tech and digital brand, engaging diverse communities and attracting talent through the power of community.


Community Engagement Programme

We work with our clients to increase their technology brand awareness, build diverse communities and create communities of practice.

Insights

Blog

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Case Study

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Case Study

Mettle: Building an SME challenger bank
 

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