The List of the Best Software Developers in San Diego

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As the world becomes more technology oriented, software is increasingly a big part of any organization’s digital identity. Who your organization chooses to partner with when it comes to designing software is an important decision.

We developed a guide of San Diego area software developers to help your organization find the right fit. This guide contains reviews and other relevant information for all organizations listed.
 

  • 4Hilton Inc.

    Located in San Diego, 4Hilton Inc. is a development firm that was founded in 2008. They have about 4 employees that specialize in web development and design, custom software development, and UX/UI design.
    Notable Project

    4Hilton Inc. redesigned a fitness company's website. The agency helped with functionality, added new features, and created a fresh design. The new website has been well-received. The client praised 4Hilton Inc. on its expertise and constant communication.

    "The quality of their [4Hilton Inc.] work is always top notch, they turn things around very quickly, and they offer great rates." – Digital Manager, Fitness Company 

    Former Clients
    Bigelow Tea
    University of California San Diego
    WebPort Global
    DuoCircle
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer

    Undisclosed

    group2 - 10 Employees
    place San Diego , CA
    4.5
    4.5
    1 Clutch review
  • ArkusNexus

    Arkus Nexus is a computer software agency of 130-140 experts who help clients build managed teams of dedicated software developers. Founded in 2003, Arkus Nexus is headquartered in San Diego with an international office in Tijuana, Mexico. They specialize in UX/UI design, insurance software and mobile app solutions, and product development using .NET, Java, Front End, Full Stack, SCRUM, and Agile nearshoring. Areas of expertise include IoT, R&D, Mobility, MongoDB, Sharepoint, and Salesforce.
    Former Clients
    Coca Cola
    EDNINJA
    Nusil
    Quadrant
    Workmen’s Auto Insurance Company
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $250,000+
    group51 - 250 Employees
    place San Diego , CA
  • Barefoot Solutions

    Barefoot Solutions is a mobile app development company located in San Diego, CA. Barefoot Solutions was founded in 1998 and now employs a team of 15 that provides web design, custom software development, mobile app development, and UX/UI design.
    Notable Project

    A culinary apparel company wanted to provide an interactive customer-facing platform to give customers a better indication of what they're buying. Barefoot Solutions created a mobile app that lets customers visualize various styles and combinations of apparel for their food service staff.

    Former Clients
    Samsung
    Cisco
    iRhythm
    Avalara
    tracmor
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer

    Undisclosed

    group2 - 10 Employees
    place San Diego , CA
  • BitCot

    BitCot is a development firm from San Diego. It was founded in 2011 and has grown to a team of more than 30 that does mobile app development, web development, and custom software development for small and large companies alike.

    Notable Project

    An advertising company had clients that wanted to move into mobile apps along with their advertising efforts. The company hired BitCot to help build mobile apps for their clients. BitCot built iOS and Android apps from basic wireframes, with the specific features the client wanted. 

    "The communication with BitCot was fantastic. They were always telling me what was going on, and they were always ahead of schedule. I’ve worked with all kinds of vendors in the past — from printing to simple web design, radio, and TV — and I've never come across anybody that is as consistently ahead of schedule as BitCot is." – Founder, Advertising & Mobile App Company

    Former Clients
    Dick's Sporting Goods
    ALPINE electronics
    Stomp.co
    Oversee.net
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $5,000+
    group11 - 50 Employees
    place San Diego , CA
    4.8
    4.8
    9 Clutch reviews
    Awards

    2015 PLT Labs App Innovation Contest

  • BL3NDlabs

    BL3NDlabs is a software and strategy design firm based in San Diego. They were founded in 2015, and have a team of 13 employees. They specialize in custom software development, mobile app development, and product design.

    Notable Project

    BL3NDlabs did UX design and development for a beauty eCommerce company. They used preliminary designs and user profiles generated by the client to design a new UX for the client’s web and mobile apps and then implement it. The client was very happy with the new design and reported that they had had 20% organic growth per month since it launched.

    “BL3NDlabs knew exactly how to give us what we needed, and we have an attractive, functional app.” – Founder, Beauty Ecommerce Company  

    Former Clients
    Fulcrum
    OnePitch
    Agentology
    SDGE
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $25,000+
    group11 - 50 Employees
    place San Diego , CA
    5.0
    5.0
    2 Clutch reviews
  • Cofa Media

    Cofa Media is a development company based in Carlsbad, Calif. They were founded in 1998 and have about 12 employees that do web development, mobile app development, web design, and custom software development. Its clients are in healthcare, hospitality, IT, entertainment, and consumer products and services sectors.   
    Former Clients
    Aramark
    Dexcom
    Front Jewelers
    SEO Inc
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer

    Undisclosed

    group11 - 50 Employees
    place Carlsbad , CA
  • D&M DevCo

    Founded in San Diego in 2015, D&M Devco is a web development company that specializes in Ruby on Rails development. The team of fewer than 10 employees offers services focused on custom software development and web development.  They also support local and distant clients with expert SaaS, HoursLogger, and time tracking systems.
    Former Clients
    QuickBooks
    JMJ Financial
    SOXY
    Scrivito
    HoursLogger
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group2 - 10 Employees
    place San Diego , CA
  • Einstein Industries

    Einstein Industries is a digital marketing company founded in 1995. Einstein Industries' team of 184 operates out of its office in San Diego. They specialize in providing web design, custom software development, SEO, video production, branding, and advertising to healthcare and legal professionals.  
    Former Clients
    Docshop
    National Health News
    Cash Pay Healthcare
    Lawyershop
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $5,000+
    group51 - 250 Employees
    place San Diego , CA
  • FMT Consultants, LLC

    FMT Consultants is a SAP services company located in Carlsbad, Calif. It was founded in 1995 and they have about 90 employees. Services include enterprise resource planning (ERP) consulting, custom software development, CRM consulting, and sales intelligence services.
    Notable Project

    A pharmaceutical company needed better systems to scale up. FMT Consultants brought its systems up to speed using Microsoft Dynamics GP, implementing new accounting software to keep track of a delicate cashflow. They ensured the manufacturing systems were FDA compliant. 

    Former Clients
    HM Electronics
    Learfield Sports
    MPA Media
    SpyOptic
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer

    Undisclosed

    group11 - 50 Employees
    place Carlsbad , CA
    Awards
    2013 and 2014 Customer Service Excellence Award - Small Business Awards, 
  • Forgestik Inc.

    Forgestik is an SAP services company that is located in Solana Beach, Calif., just outside San Diego. Forgestik was founded in 1990 and now has about 37 employees that do enterprise resource planning (ERP), sales intelligence, custom software development, and CRM consulting. Many clients are in the healthcare, retail, and consumer products and services sectors. 
    Notable Project

    A specialty foods distribution company was expanding and needed a new system to keep up with growth. Forgestik implemented its SAP Business One platform, which led to a year-on-year 50-100% growth rate for 5 straight years.

    "SAP Business One helped us a lot in our growth management and I am convinced it is here to last. I am really happy with our choice" – Vice President of Operations, Food Distributions Company

    Former Clients
    New Roots Herbal
    VLM Foods
    Maxime Knitting
    Cool&Simple
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer

    Undisclosed

    group11 - 50 Employees
    place Outremont , Canada
  • FranConnect

    FranConnect is a software development company founded in 2000. It has almost 300 employees in two locations: Reston, VA, and Carlsbad, CA. The FranConnect team is exclusively dedicated to custom software development for clients in various industries.
    Notable Project

    A pet care franchise was growing quickly and needed a way to facilitate information sharing across the network of locations. FranConnect implemented FranConnect Sky software that has given franchises a central hub of corporate information, improved processes and efficiencies throughout the franchise system, and reached new levels of visibility and lead generation.

    Former Clients
    Firehouse Subs
    Lightbridge Academy
    Brightstar
    Paul Davis Home Restoration
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $5,000+
    group251 - 1,000 Employees
    place Reston , VA
  • HyperTrends Global Inc.

    HyperTrends Global is a leading software and product development company based in San Diego. The team has less than 5 employees and was founded in 2006. HyperTrends Global supports startups and enterprise clients with web development, e-commerce development, and custom software development. Notable areas of programming expertise include APIs, mobile apps, enterprise software, web applications, and M2M/IoT Software.

    Notable Project

    HyperTrends Global completed the end-to-end build of an enterprise ticketing platform. It’s the only project management tool of its kind that can accommodate GA, seated, and recurring events with multi-event packages. The team's comprehensive product development strategy yielded a sophisticated, best-in-class platform. Its advanced security features include Data-at-Rest Encryption, TDE, and Azure Key-Vault. HyperTrends Global’s cutting-edge platform is currently in use by clients throughout Japan and Korea.

     

    Former Clients
    National Hotels Association
    Trypto Technologies
    TicketSocket
    Pharmly
    Scrapboom
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $25,000+
    group2 - 10 Employees
    place San Diego , CA
    5.0
    5.0
    4 Clutch reviews
  • kromeon

    Kromeon is a software development firm based in Encinitas, Calif. and was founded in 2015. Their team of 4 employees specializes in custom software development, CRM consulting, and eCommerce development.

    Notable Project

    Kromeon created apps for a transportation company. They created iOS and Android apps and a website for the clients. All three incorporated GPS location, the ability to send push notifications, and third-party payment options. The client was impressed by the quality of the apps and by Kromeon’s dedication to the project.

    “We were able to raise a second round of funding due to their absolute dedication to success and high level of detail.” – COO, Transportation Company  

    Former Clients
    Dexcom
    NFL Alumni
    Phillips 66
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $50,000+
    group11 - 50 Employees
    place Encinitas , CA
    4.8
    4.8
    9 Clutch reviews
  • LabKey

    With locations in San Diego and Seattle, LabKey specializes in cloud computing and custom software development. They were founded in 2005 and have about 40 employees. The agency works with various clients in the healthcare, education, and information technology industries. 
    Former Clients
    MIT
    Genomics England
    National Cancer Institute
    Immune Tolerance Network
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $5,000+
    group11 - 50 Employees
    place San Diego , CA
    Awards
    Gilbert S. Omenn Computational Proteomics Award (2016)
  • Notch8

    Notch8 specializes in custom software development, web development, and mobile app development. Founded in 2007, they are headquartered in San Diego. Notch8 employees about 25 resources that serve clients in numerous industries. They specialize in Ruby on Rails, AngularJS, and Node.js. 
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group2 - 10 Employees
    place San Diego , CA
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  • PINT, Inc.

    Based in San Diego, Calif., PINT, Inc. is a full-service development firm. Founded in 1994,  they have about 45 employees that specialize in web development, web design, custom software development, and UX/UI design. The firm mainly works with clients in the healthcare field.  

    Notable Project

    PINT was hired by a healthcare company to develop and redesign their website. The client was very happy with PINT and was particularly appreciative of the dedication displayed by their project manager. 

    "A huge improvement in our work with PINT has been the hiring of our project owner. He is very responsive, helpful in providing clear communication and making sure that our expectations are met." – Senior Manager Digital Marketing, Healthcare Company

    Former Clients
    CooperVision
    Verizon
    Qualcomm
    Central Garden & Pet
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group51 - 250 Employees
    place San Diego , CA
    4.5
    4.5
    4 Clutch reviews
  • Seamgen

    Seamgen is a San Diego, Calif.-based development firm established in 2008. It has a team of about 50 that does mobile app development, web development, UI/UX design, and custom software development. 

    Notable Project

    A social media startup developed an alpha-stage app, but it needed a lot of improvements. Seamgen redeveloped the startup's iOS app, improving the backend and streamlining the UI and UX.

    "We already had an application in the app store when Seamgen reached out to us, proposing to make it better. Their framework for doing so was approaching it from a UX perspective, refining and improving the app through an in-house specialist, something I had never tried before. This approach really made our app better." - Founder, Social Media Startup

    Former Clients
    Cigna
    Coca-Cola
    Samsung
    Capital One
    Kia Motors
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $75,000+
    group51 - 250 Employees
    place San Diego , CA
    5.0
    5.0
    3 Clutch reviews
  • Somos Nuu

    Somos Nuu was founded in 2009 as a creative, technology, and cultural industry holding company. Service offerings center on custom software development, web development, and mobile app development. Most of the 10-15-member team’s clients work in the IT, telecommunications, and media spaces. Headquartered in Cobble Hill, Canada, Somos Nuu has additional offices in San Diego, Santiago, Chile, Bogotá, Colombia, Lima, Peru, and Tech City, London.
    Notable Project

    Former Clients
    Codex Mendoza
    Larousse Dictionaries Publishing
    National Library of Colombia
    National Salvador Allende Foundation
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $5,000+
    group11 - 50 Employees
    place Cobble Hill , Canada
  • TATEEDA

    TATEEDA is a team of skilled senior developers, experienced system architects, creative designers, and testing specialists that help clients stay competitive. Founded in 2013, TATEEDA employs about 10-15 resources who work from their headquarters in San Diego. They provide services focused on custom software development, web development, and IoT development. Most of their clients are small and mid-market businesses in the IT, healthcare, and business services industries.
    Notable Project

    TATEEDA partnered with a corporation that develops and deploys state-of-the-art wireless remote monitoring systems. The team used the client’s preexisting APIs to yield critical ECG metrics that healthcare professionals can easily access via mobile apps for Android and iOS. They rapidly developed the baseline application to complete complex deliverables. TATEEDA outpaced the timeline and completed the end-to-end build within less than three months.

    Former Clients
    ProHomes
    Learning Evolution
    GovX
    Matarix
    Aya Healthcare
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $25,000+
    group11 - 50 Employees
    place San Diego , CA
  • Tragic Media

    Tragic Media is a development shop located in San Diego. With a team of five employees, Tragic Media offers custom software, web, and e-commerce development, as well as a handful of other complementary services, including web design, UX/UI design, digital strategy, and cloud consulting. They were established in 2009 and mostly work with mid-market and small business clients.

    Notable Project

    A sports acupuncture service hired Tragic Media to build an online presence with a website. Tragic Media designed and refreshed the client's website, which features 10-pages, calls-to-action, a scheduling tool, and a blog. This project is smaller than what Tragic Media normally tackles.

    "I was impressed by the level of customization in their work. Tragic Media can make exactly what you want and will work hard to deliver on every detail and aspect until you’re satisfied." – CEO, Sports Acupuncture Service

    Former Clients
    Ygrene
    SportRx
    PPNF
    Cocina Verify
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group2 - 10 Employees
    place San Diego , CA
    5.0
    5.0
    1 Clutch review
  • Treeline Interactive

    Treeline Interactive is a software development company based in San Diego. Since being founded in 2004, it has grown to a team of about 54 that does IoT development, custom software development, mobile app development, and web development. Its clients are mostly midmarket and small businesses. 
    Former Clients
    X Games
    Evernote
    Viacom
    Landmark Aviation
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $50,000+
    group11 - 50 Employees
    place San Diego , CA
  • Vivid Software Solutions

    Founded in 2008, Vivid Software Solutions is a software services provider with a team of fewer than 10. The agency is headquartered in San Diego and offers services in SEO, web design, and custom software development services. Vivid Software Solutions has partnered with prestigious clients throughout the years, including several Inc. 500 companies.
    Notable Project

    Vivid Software Solutions partnered with a healthcare provider located in Carlsbad, Cali. They designed, built, and implemented a new user platform with a revamped UX/UI. The platform allowed the provider to revolutionize the way they provide patients with crucial medical services and preventative care like hearing aid fitting, ancillary products and accessories. The optimized site serves as a face for the business and solicits new online leads.

    Former Clients
    Magnum Offroad
    Vista Films International
    Infinity Packaging
    Hoxsey Biomedical
    DrVoIP VoIP Solutions
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $5,000+
    group2 - 10 Employees
    place San Diego , CA
  • Websoft Depot

    Websoft Depot is a remote recruiting company for the IT industry. Founded in 2013, they are headquartered in Carlsbad, Calif., and have an additional office in Chelyabinsk, Russia. Websoft Depot has about 3 employees that do web development, e-commerce development, and custom software development. 

    Notable Project

    Websoft Depot migrated e-commerce product data from multiple sources. They used unique product identifiers to decrease duplicate listings. Services included UX design, frontend development, and data mining. 

    "Websoft Depot's quality of work is great. We've built a custom software, which is a continuous process. No other team could have built the solution any better." – Project Manager, E-commerce Service 

    Former Clients
    Govgroup.com
    XMWorks.com
    Createsportswear.com
    Boostbear.com
    Action Wholesale Products
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group2 - 10 Employees
    place Carlsbad , CA
    5.0
    5.0
    1 Clutch review
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