I would like to understand the cross functional skill set of the team – can you provide more information?
Sure – we have a team of 30 web developers. The developers have varying skill set including- PHP, PYTHON, JAVA, ASP.NET, SCALA using frameworks like SYMFONY, DJANGO, .NET, Spring, STRUTS, CakePHP, ZEND. There are 4 independent Quality Analysts hired specifically to help with automated and usability testing of the web applications across various browsers. In addition we have two SCRUM Masters and ofcourse our admin staff that keeps us sane and manages our salaries
How is client communication handled?
The client team – specifically the developers work very closely with the clients on a day to day basis. We follow the AGILE methodology and use the SCRUM framework for Project Management. This helps in keeping constant communication with the client open – Skype, MSN Messenger or by just picking up the phone and directly speaking to the client helps a lot.
How long have you been in business?
We are in business for the last 10 years. Our clients are mostly concentrated in Europe – Germany, Denmark, Sweden, Spain, Norway, France – we have a presence in US, Singapore and Australia as well. We have provided a digital banking solution to one of the largest banks in the Caribbean.
What kind of project management tools and softwares do you use?
We use the SCRUM Framework for Project management and use AGILO / JIRA (Greenhopper) as the tools. To be honest – we have seen a growth in productivity ever since we understood and migrated to SCRUM.
How do you get paid by your other overseas clients?
We have a very standard procedure for payment transfers – our invoice that is sent to the client contains all the WIRE TRANSFER DETAILS. We prefer to be credited to our Indian account here in Pune.