Who We Are

iTrellis is a Custom Software and Systems Integration consultancy located in Seattle, WA. We support projects locally and nationally, from startups to the Fortune 100.

Our Consultants take responsibility for Software Programs, Projects, and supplement other development teams. They can build ‘Full Stack’ solutions, introduce point-specific technologies, and do so in a way that provides performance management metrics and visibility for individual teams to large scale and complex multi-team efforts.

We adhere to Agile Principles across our development teams, and have found the Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe) to serve as an effective guide for planning, dependency management, and change management for our Clients who want to adopt Continuous Delivery development techniques.

We work to understand our Client’s business strategy and existing capabilities, so that we provide a cost effective mix of People, Processes, and Technologies for solutions and change management programs. We provide our Clients with Program/Project Managers, Business Systems Analysts, Developers, and Release Engineers. Together with our Clients, we build the Solutions they want.

In terms of Projects, we tend focus on mobile first and User Centric design principles, supported by highly scalable Cloud Architectures. .Net/C# (Azure), Java (AWS), and LAMP.

Practice Model

  • Program Managers
  • Project Managers
  • Business Systems Analysts
  • Solutions Architects
  • Lead Developers
  • Developers
  • Associate Developers
  • Release Managers
  • Release Engineers

Services

Strategy

Business and IT Alignment Assessment
Business Needs Capture
Technical Architecture Review
Solutions, Program, and Project Definition
Budget Modeling and Cost Containment

People

Team Building — Right People, Right Roles
Communications
Continuous Delivery and Release Management
Training

Process

Release Planning
Continous Delivery
Measurement – KPIs
Team Based Performance Management
Training and Mentoring

Technology

Development – Tool Recommendations
Development – Custom Software, Systems Integration
IT Operations Planning
Language and Domain Expertise

Work Samples

Atmosera

https://www.atmosera.com/

Project Overview:

Leveraging our experience with Continuous Integration and Continuous Delivery (CI/CD) best practices, iTrellis was brought in to develop a pilot MVP CI/CD as a service application utilizing the clients existing offerings as a Cloud Service Provider (CSP). The new application enables their 4000 customers to establish a CI/CD pipeline that controls the build, test, and release processes to help ensure the integrity of web applications.

Engagement Phases:
  1. MVP (2 months)
  2. Transition (1 month)
Client Summary:

Atmosera delivers a hybrid spectrum of Microsoft Azure solutions to companies and application developers worldwide who demand a modern, open and flexible cloud service platform. Atmosera offers trusted, transparent, and secure IaaS and PaaS solutions for production business applications, business intelligence (BI), continuous data protection, application availability, test/development, and software as a service enablement. 24x7x365.

iTrellis Roles (Provided over 3 Years):
  • UX Design
  • Lead Developer
  • Developer
Savers

https://www.savers.com/

Project Overview:

Initially, iTrellis was engaged to provide an Automated Test and Release Management solution in support of their Commercial Off The Shelf (COTS) and Custom Software. During development, the iTrellis team identified a number of challenges which led to an ongoing engagement as “full stack” developers. To date, our team members have been extended across 32 SOWs. We have also helped to build their IT Team, through 6 Contract To Hire FTEs.

Engagement Phases:
  1. Assess (2 months)
  2. Pilot MVP (4 Months)
  3. Ongoing Development (24 months)
Client Summary:

The Savers family of stores is a for-profit, global thrift retailer offering great quality, gently used clothing, accessories and household goods. Savers has 330 locations and has 22,000 employees.

iTrellis Roles:
  • Project Manager CTH (PMP, CSM)
  • Business Systems Analysts CTH
  • Data Analyst CTH
  • Developer
  • 2 Developers CTH
  • 2 Developers
Silveus Insurance Group

http://www.silveuscropins.com/

Project Overview:

Initially, iTrellis was engaged to provide a Technology Team Assessment. iTrellis was then requested to construct an Minimum Viable Product (MVP). Once built, iTrellis was asked to integrate the new system and refactor their legacy applications to create an entirely new Process Architecture for their Agent workforce. This resulted in the creation of a SAAS Agent Workforce Solution for highly mobile sales agents in the agricultural insurance industry.

Engagement Phases:
  1. Assess (2 months)
  2. MVP (4 months)
  3. Build (12 months)
  4. Transition (6 months)
Client Summary:

The Silveus Insurance Group‘s mission is to enrich the lives of American farmers by helping them manage risk. SIG develops private insurance products, delivering the highest level of customer service through process automation and “backend” carrier systems integration. Currently, SIG products cover over 4 million square miles of American Farms.

iTrellis Roles:
  • Management Consultant
  • Business Systems Analysts CTH
  • Two Lead Developers
  • Six Developers
Capstone Technology

http://www.capstonetechnology.com/

Project Overview:

Initially, iTrellis was engaged to provide a Software Development Team Assessment. We determined that the greatest area for change was in Project Planning, effective communications, and Team Performance Management. iTrellis was then requested to help implement the strategic recommendations that were produced in the first phase, demonstrating effective Program and Performance management through the construction of an MVP.

Engagement Phases:
  1. Assess (2 months)
  2. MVP (4 months)
  3. Transition (3-6 months)
Client Summary:

Capstone Technology delivers practical software and digital training solutions to process manufacturers worldwide.

iTrellis Roles:
  • Program Manager (PMP, CSM) – Contract to Hire
  • Lead Developer
  • Developer

SAFe

  • We recommend Essential SAFe at a minimum for our development teams, and our clients who want to adopt Feature Driven CI/CD.
  • We find that most of our clients are doing these things already, it’s just a matter of clarifying roles and responsibilities.
  • www.scaledagileframework.com

Contact Us

107 Spring St, Seattle, WA 98104
(888) 635-3020