List of the Best San Francisco Software Developers

  • 1
    $50,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    San Francisco CA

    Tivix is a digital product development and design company headquartered in San Francisco, with offices across the US, UK, and Europe. Founded in 2008, they have over 90 employees who serve startup, midmarket, and enterprise clients across diverse industries such as FinTech, health care, manufacturing, government, and nonprofit. Tivix reduces engineering risk for clients by offering rapid time-to-market while delivering standards-based code that can be transitioned to an internal team at any time. Their focus is building both internal and consumer-facing digital products that drive business growth. Services include product management, UX/UI design, full-stack software engineering, and DevOps

    Clients
    Zoetis
    Apple
    Tesla
    UNICEF
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Tivix worked with an intergovernmental military alliance to rebuild a mission-critical software system. If and when submarines in international waters come into distress, the organization plans and coordinates the rescue effort of such submarines. Tivix was given complex system requirements and asked to come up with an effective design and solution that would replace a decades-old system. The client was incredibly impressed at every stage of the engagement, with Tivix delivering detailed systems and user-experience design, followed by robust development and operationalization of the system internationally. 

    Every single milestone has been met exactly on time. The company has met every requirement, both in terms of time as well as quality.” Maritime Service Owner, Intergovernmental Military Alliance

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  • 2
    $25,000+
    1,000 - 9,999 Employees
    San Francisco CA

    Headquartered in New York, iTechArt is a custom software development company with additional offices in Marietta, Ga. and Iselin, N.J. Since 2002, iTechArt has helped startups and fast-growing tech companies fill in their talent gap and create robust web and mobile solutions that users love. To date, iTechArt’s talent pool includes 1600+ engineers with experience in all of the latest technologies.

    Clients
    ClassPass
    Forex.com
    Merkle
    ZEFR
    Industries
    Notable Project

    iTechArt Group is assisting with the development of a content management software for video advertisements. The team is building the system to accommodate multiple social media platforms like YouTube and Facebook.

    “The engagement has been very successful overall thus far. The work we've been able to quickly launch wouldn't have been possible without iTechArt's help. In addition to the quality of their code, they've also integrated extremely well into our team, adapting to our internal processes relatively seamlessly.” – Founder & CTO, Software Consulting Agency

  • 3
    $50,000+
    1,000 - 9,999 Employees
    Walnut Creek CA

    Exadel is a custom app, web, and software development firm focusing on enterprise-level solutions, IoT, and product development. Founded in 1998, their 200+ team is based in the Bay Area with offices in Boulder, CO, and 13 Eastern European locations.

    Clients
    AT&T
    GE
    Deutsche Bank
    Hewlett Packard
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Following an early partnership, Exadel created an open-source and highly sophisticated IAM (Identity and Access Management) solution for enterprise use. From research to discrete data integrations, strategic roadmapping to cloud-delivery services – they wowed the client with their personal dedication, seamless communication, and resource management.

    “When it comes to open-source, their expertise is unparalleled. They knew what they were doing … They're true experts.” – Former Chief Security Architect, Fortune 500 Healthcare Company

  • 4
    $100,000+
    1,000 - 9,999 Employees
    San Francisco CA

    Headquartered in San Francisco, Wizeline is a global technology services provider with delivery centers in Mexico, Colombia, Spain, and Vietnam. Since its founding in 2014, Wizeline has grown to over 1,300 employees specializing in product/platform development, UX design, data & AI, cloud & DevOps, and product evolution services.

    Clients
    Mastercard
    Dell
    WSJ
    Australian Open
    Notable Project

    Arc XP partners with Wizeline to improve, implement, and support its digital experience platform, which hosts an average of 1.5 billion unique visitors per month. Arc launched its partnership with Wizeline in August 2019, focused on platform support. Over time, the partnership expanded to include professional services that could scale with Arc’s sales efforts, enabling new customers on Arc’s platform to receive custom development support from a Wizeline team with deep platform expertise. Today, Arc also leverages Wizeline’s capabilities for core platform development and product evolution.

    “No matter the project or task, Wizeline met our success criteria. For the support team, we focused primarily on the throughput of response, manageable backlogs, and client satisfaction. For professional services, we looked at on-time, on-scope product delivery with a staffing model designed to achieve that. In our newer platform engagements, we are also focused on on-time delivery but with an eye to our company growth projections. Within a week or sprint, we have team velocity KPIs and expectations around quality, and Wizeline has a track record of exceeding them." Zach Perry, VP of Platform Engineering, Arc XP

  • 5
    $10,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    San Francisco CA

    AirDev is a San Francisco based software development company. They were founded in 2015 and have a team of 11 employees who specialize in the custom software, web, mobile app development. 

    Clients
    Y-Combinator
    Bridgespan Group
    Teach for America
    Notable Project

    AirDev worked on web development for a travel platform. They guided the client through a planning phase for the site, then used those designs and decisions to develop the site fully. The client was impressed with the finished site.

    “AirDev put our prototype in front of users quickly, which exceeded my expectations. They delivered a quality product at a reasonable price.” – CEO, Travel Platform
     

  • 6
    $50,000+
    1,000 - 9,999 Employees
    San Francisco CA

    Toptal is a private network of freelance technologists and designers. With more than 2000 freelance workers in its exclusive community, Toptal can be instrumental in finding the right freelance partner for development projects. The community includes developers for any platform, finance experts, and designers of both visual material and graphic interfaces. Because of its screening process, Toptal combines the reliability and expertise of an agency with the flexibility and affordability of freelance work.

    Clients
    HP Enterprise
    AirBnB
    J.P Morgan
    Pfizer
    Industries
    Notable Project

    One of Toptal's most impressive clients is a machine learning and artificial intelligence platform for marketing. The sophisticated nature of the project required expert developers familiar with cutting-edge technology and complicated programming principles, and Toptal's freelance screening service enabled the client to find freelancers with the right skills quickly. The varying needs of the project made Toptal the right choice because they could easily expand and shift the focus of their development team.

    "Toptal made it easy to work with the team. If there was ever anything wrong, it was fixed quickly." – Co-founder, Advertising Technology Firm

  • 7
    Undisclosed
    250 - 999 Employees
    San Francisco CA

    Projekt202 is a software development and marketing company based in Addison, Texas. They were founded in 2003 and have a team of 285 employees. They specialize in custom software development, UX/UI design, and mobile app development to improve their client’s customer and employee experiences. 

    Clients
    Capital One
    Samsung
    7-Eleven
    Notable Project

    Projekt202 designed a commercial consumer platform for a banking startup. They conducted extensive research and used it to design several versions of the platform, including a proof-of-concept, which was then developed into a working product. The clients says that the product was positively received by their consumers and that the design is intuitive, transparent, and relatively free from bugs or other issues. 

    “Their ideas were unique and thought-provoking and centered around getting the product to market faster.” – VP of Product Management, Banking Startup 
     

  • 8
    $25,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    San Jose CA

    Method is a strategic design firm based in New York with offices in London; Denver; Atlanta; Charlotte, N.C.; and San Jose, Calif. The firm, founded in 1999, has more than 130 employees and provides UX/UI design, custom software development, digital strategy, web development, and branding services. Method serves enterprise and mid-market companies in the financial services, IT, arts & entertainment, customer products & services, medical, and e-commerce industries.

    Clients
    Ubisoft
    Manchester City
    Evry
    Clear
    Industries
    Notable Project

    A financial services company hired Method for an ongoing engagement to develop their web applications and mobile applications. Method used React for the front end and Java for the back end. They also do custom software development and prototyping. Method has been meeting the company's expectations throughout this ongoing engagement.

    "They’ve done a great job. We work in technology, nothing is really black and white. There are always potential problems, but I can’t really remember any time that we had any issues." - VP of Product & Innovation

  • 9
    $5,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    San Francisco CA

    VironIT is an IT company based in Minsk, Belarus, with offices in London. Founded in 2004, their team of about 80 provides custom software development, web development, mobile app development, and IT strategy consulting services.

    Clients
    IntelliShopper
    Liswin
    FireNut
    WorkshopChat
    Notable Project

    VironIT assisted a consumer electronics firm with Java developement projects after thier in-house talent left the company. Since then, the client kept VironIT on board for all of its development projects, including a project involving a game engine which pushes data back and forth and synchronizes it with authority.

    "The response to VironIT's work has been increased sales and awareness as well as higher interest in the product." — President & CEO, Consumer Electronics Firm

  • 10
    $25,000+
    250 - 999 Employees
    San Francisco CA

    Innovecs is a software development company headquartered in New York City with offices in Tel-Aviv, Israel, London, Frankfurt, Germany, Bern, Switzerland, San Francisco, and Kiev, Ukraine. Their team of 360 provides web development, custom software development, mobile app development, application testing, and more.

    Clients
    Hexagon Technologies
    TLA
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Innovecs was hired by a warehousing and logistics company to develop a web application using Angular and Java.

    "The quality of the technical resources was impressive. They’re advanced, have good personalities, and are good people." – Director of Software Development, Distribution Facility 

  • 11
    $10,000+
    250 - 999 Employees
    Sausalito CA

    Vates is a software development firm that offers IoT development, BI and big data consulting, and custom software development to small business, enterprise, and mid-market clients in the telecommunications, financial, and consumer products services industries. Founded in 1991, their 350+ employees are based across the globe in Aventura, Fla., Sausalito, Calif., Buenos Aires and Cordoba, Argentina, and Santiago, Chile.

     

    Clients
    Oracle
    Siemens
    BM
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Vates recently worked on MVP development for a water treatment equipment manufacturer. They brought the manufacturer up to speed on the most recent technologies by implementing the MVP. 

    “The workflow was excellent. Vates’ team had a great disposition.” – Business Developer, Water Treatment Equipment Manufacturer

     

  • 12
    $5,000+
    10,000+ Employees
    San Francisco CA

    Globant is a software development company based in Buenos Aires, Argentina, with offices in San Francisco and Mexico City. The company, founded in 2003, has more than 12,500 employees who provide, among others, web development, digital strategy, and social media marketing services to various companies. 

    Clients
    Google
    Electronic Arts
    Linkedin
    Coca Cola
    Notable Project

    Globant was hired by a Software Company to provide .NET development for various projects and to develop iOS and Android mobile apps. The engagement allowed the client to scale up quickly for a project when needed.

    "With very little ramp-up time, we can extend our development team quickly especially when we have time restraints for certain projects." - Director of Product Development, Software Company

  • 13
    $25,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    San Francisco CA

    Yeti LLC is a software development and design company founded in 2010. They have 20 employees, all of whom work out of an office in San Francisco. Yeti's practice is extensive for a firm of its size; they offer custom software development, UI/UX design, mobile apps, and IoT development.

    Clients
    ;Paradata
    Playstation
    Encompass
    Qualcomm
    Industries
    Notable Project

    A national fitness organization hired Yeti to build an application as a companion to its main product, a free space that customers can use as an outdoor gym. The app includes use guidelines and suggestions, fitness motivation, and social features that make exercise more competitive or collaborative. Yeti built an original server solution instead of using third-party support and stayed on to develop and roll out features as the company continues to grow.

    "Our relationship with them is really good. We love working with them. We’re happy to see this thing through to the next few stages." – Digital Product Manager, Fitness Social Initiative

  • 14
    $50,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    San Francisco CA

    Koombea is a digital product development company headquartered in New York with locations in Miami, San Francisco, and Barranquilla, Columbia. Founded in 2007, the company has a current team of around 100, specializing in custom software development, web development, and mobile app development. They primarily serve midmarket businesses in the IT, healthcare, and education industries.

    Clients
    Disney
    WellMatch
    Sendgrid
    OpenEd
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Koombea transitioned a home improvement company's e-commerce website to Shopify Plus. Using Ruby on Rails, the team created an intermediate platform to facilitate the migration between Shopify and the client's back office. Since launching the new site, the client's sales have skyrocketed.

    "We have the most stable e-commerce platform. We had a huge increase of 700% in sales." — CIO, Home Improvement Company

  • 15
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Palo Alto CA
    SitePen is a custom software development firm. The small Palo Alto, California-based team provides custom software development, IT strategy consulting, and ux/ui design. The company was launched in 2000.
    Industries
    Notable Project

    SitePen provided web development and app design services for an early-stage software startup. Their main tasks were to design and develop a marketing website and to do a visual refresh of the firm’s app.

    “They didn’t only do exactly what we requested but also gently suggested better things for the project.”

  • 16
    $25,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    Orinda CA

    Based out of Orinda, CA with satellite offices in India and Croatia, Daxima is a software development company. The team of more than 50 employees has been in business since 2003. They provide web, software, and mobile app development for clients around the world.

    Clients
    T-Mobile
    Cisco Systems
    Savi Technology
    Berry Appleman & Leiden
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Daxima worked with a financial institution to update its client management system. The system had not been updated in 2 years and all changes required consensus from a co-op. Daxima completely redeveloped the client management system, incorporating the ability to aggregate data, integrate external programs, and grow along with the business.

    "They found out what our wishlists and issues were and worked closely with the people on our team." – VP of Operations, Financial Institution

  • 17
    $25,000+
    250 - 999 Employees
    Los Altos CA

    Menlo Technologies is a global services based in Santa Clara, Calif., with an additional office in Hyderabad, India. Since 2010, Menlo Technologies' team of over 150 employees has specialized in custom software development, mobile app development, and web development. The client appreciated Menlo Technologies' ability to collaborate despite a time difference between the two teams.

    Clients
    GoPro
    Apple
    LinkedIn
    Target
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Menlo Technologies was hired by a technology solutions firm for a series of development projects, including iOS and Android apps. The client's goal was to obtain additional support for their in-house team.

    "There have been some projects with tough timelines, but Menlo Technologies went above and beyond for them."- President, Technology Solutions Firm

  • 18
    $50,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    San Francisco CA

    Dayspring Technologies is a custom software and web development firm founded in 1997. They have just under 30 employees based in their San Francisco office. Much of their work focuses on custom software development for in-house platforms, but they also build client-side web apps, user interfaces, and e-commerce platforms.

    Clients
    Golden State Warriors
    BSNSports
    The North Face
    MercyCorps
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Dayspring Technologies built an MVP for an online marketplace that matches healthcare workers to health organizations. They identified the tech stack, developed a web app and mobile app from scratch, and provided UX to support the product. The client was impressed with their project management. 

    "Dayspring Technologies is different. They’re highly organized and make sure the project is on track." – CEO, Online Marketplace

  • 19
    $25,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    Oakland CA

    Shift3 Technologies is a software-development-as-a-service firm based out of Fresno, Calif. Founded in 2013, the team of 65+ specializes in custom software, web, and mobile app development as well as enterprise system modernization and integration to help its small to mid-market clients achieve their goals. 

    Clients
    Disney
    Honda
    Amazon
    AT&T
    Notable Project

    Shift3 was hired by a California seafood restaurant to create a mobile app for iOS and Android that allows users to order and pay for to-go orders in advance.

    “The mobile app Shift3 created for us was the best decision we made for our business. Our customers love the convenience and the app is easy for them to use.” – Owner, Restaurant

  • 20
    Undisclosed
    250 - 999 Employees
    San Francisco CA

    Human resources company Gusto was established in 2011. They are in San Francisco, California and have a midsize team. Their services include HR services and custom software development.

    Notable Project

    Gusto provided payroll services for a private equity fund. They also were in charge of the quarterly filings, and they provided the information necessary for the client to do their taxes.

    “Gusto always delivered the quarterly filings to the state and the complete documentation that we needed.”

  • 21
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    San Francisco CA

    JetBridge Software is a San Francisco based software development company. They were founded in 2019, and have a team of 11 employees. They specialize in custom software development and blockchain.

    Clients
    RingCentral
    6connect LGC Wireless
    Upwork
    Industries
    Notable Project

    JetBridge Software provided software development services for a eCommerce fulfillment company. They augmented the client’s existing development team with additional full-stack developers so that the client could update their platform within a specified time frame. The client was impressed with the service provided.

    “They acted like an extension of our team, rather than as outsourcers. That meant that they treated our project like it was within their own company.” – CEO, E-Commerce Fulfillment Company
     

  • 22
    $250,000+
    250 - 999 Employees
    Redwood City CA

    Established in 2009, Y Media Labs is a 200+ digital strategy and technology agency that focuses on innovation. With headquarters in Redwood City, CA and offices in Atlanta, Indianapolis, and New York, the company splits its time between mobile app development, digital strategy, and UI/UX design.

    Clients
    Amex
    Facebook
    Home Depot
    Paypal
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Y Media Labs developed mobile apps for a financial services firm on both iOS and Android to complement the existing web-based platform. The team’s responsiveness and focused approach gave the client early confidence and ultimately returned a premium finished product.

    “Y Media Labs really goes above and beyond to work with the client to ensure that the final user experience is great. To this end, they work with best practices and prior experience to improve our offering.” – Mobile Product Lead, Financial Services Platform

  • 23
    $50,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Emeryville CA

    FS Studio is a software development company based in Emeryville, CA. With a team of nearly 15 employees, FS Studio has specialized in software, AR/VR, and IoT development since its founding in 2011. The team has unique experience working with the gaming industry, including a partnership with children’s learning platform LeapFrog.

    Clients
    Samsung
    Toyota
    Google
    LeapFrog
    Industries
    Notable Project

    FS Studio partnered with a marketing agency to develop a website. FS Studio provided both backend and frontend development. The client was impressed with FS Studio’s development skills and looks forward to taking advantage of other offerings such as big data analytics and app development.

    “FS Studio has deeper technical chops than other development shops, so we trust them when it comes to front- and back-end development. We think their ability to scale resources according to project requirements is remarkable for a development agency that works with creative agencies.” – COO, Marketing Agency

  • 24
    $5,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    Palo Alto CA

    HashCash Consultants is a software company based in Fremont, Calif. Their team of fewer than 50 employees is distributed across locations in Palo Alto, Calif. and Melbourne, Australia. They serve small to midmarket businesses in industries such as financial services and IT. Services include blockchain development, BI, & big data consulting.

    Clients
    Diamante Blockchain
    Deutsche Bank
    Bank of Mauritius
    ING
    Industries
    Notable Project

    HashCash Consultants provided blockchain app development services to a financial services company. The platform featured bitcoin invoicing, a merchant account management interface, a ticketing system, and more functionalities. The team worked quickly and efficiently, developing an impressive solution. 

    “Once the product was launched, we got tremendous responses from clients who use cryptocurrency.” — Product Manager, Financial Services Company

  • 25
    $50,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    San Francisco CA

    Infuse is a software development company based in San Francisco. The company, founded in 2014, has a team of around 20 that provides custom software development, mobile app development, and UX/UI design services. Infuse serves enterprise and smaller-sized companies in various industries that include financial services, medical, and IT. 

    Clients
    CardConnect
    DonorsChoose
    Ready Responders
    Industries
    Notable Project

    A merchant acquiring service company hired Infuse to adapt their existing software to their Clover POS hardware. Infuse worked closely with the company in the integration, the creation of a strong UX design, and meeting their fulfillment, logistics, and other operational needs. After the completion of this project, Infuse was tapped to provide support for their Android mobile application and integrate a Bluetooth dongle that gives the connected device the ability to allow credit card payments.

    "They’re smart and scrappy. We didn’t have to provide a lot of direction or requirements to get our desired outcome." - SVP of Technology, Merchant Acquiring Service Company

  • 26
    $25,000+
    10,000+ Employees
    San Francisco CA

    Smartbrain.io is a software development firm. Founded in 2015, the team focuses on custom software development, web development, mobile app development, e-commerce development, and more. Their large firm is in San Francisco, California.

    Notable Project

    A B2B company partnered with Smartbrain.io with the goal of building an American client base for the Canadian company that specifically targeted IT companies and startups.

    "They were extremely proactive and responsive when needing feedback and giving any relevant information."

  • 27
    $25,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Cupertino CA

    Founded in 2010, Mokriya is a design and development company located in Cupertino, Calif. Its team of around 40 employees focus on mobile app development, IoT development, and custom software development.The client appreciated Mokriya's willingness to take on a non-traditional project.

    Clients
    Google
    AT&T
    Twitter
    SanDisk
    Notable Project

    Mokriya developed a prototype website for an online automotive retailer. The client's goal was to prepare a functional prototype of their client-facing website to share with their stakeholders.

    "You could give the team an idea and they would come back a day later with something finished that was better than what you originally thought of." - User Experience Manager, Online Automotive Retailer

  • 28
    $1,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    San Jose CA

    IDS Logic is a software development company founded in 2007. Based in Noida, India, the team of 100+ specializes in web development, e-commerce development, and mobile app development. 

    Clients
    Statesman Travel Group
    The Lens Pal
    Pickfords
    Notable Project

    IDS Logic worked e-commerce web development for a mirror supplier. The team developed an e-commerce website and a CRM on the Magento 2 platform. The services they provided included testing, bug fixes, and service support. Overall, the client was pleased with the team's work. 

    "IDS Logic launched the website as expected. They fixed bugs immediately after completing comprehensive testing. The team accommodated and processed several changes in the week leading up to the launch." – Former Digital Marketing Manager, ​​​​​​Mirror Supplier

  • 29
    $10,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    San Francisco CA

    Founded in 2012, SF AppWorks is a digital agency that produces innovative technologies for mainly midmarket companies. Based in San Francisco, their team of 50+ specializes in web development, mobile app development, UX/UI design, and custom software development. 

    Clients
    West Elm
    Vanguard
    AARP
    Covia
    Industries
    Notable Project

    A senior living facility provider hired SF AppWorks to developed their own invoice solution. The team used AI languages to produce a platform that integrates well with their general ledger system. The project was completed in a timely manner. 

    "We had a great experience working with SF AppWorks from start to finish."– VP of IT, Senior Living Service Facility Company

  • 30
    $1,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    Walnut Creek CA

    Anyalpha is a midsize custom software development company located in Walnut Creek, California. Launched in 2013, the team specializes in custom software development, mobile app development, web development, AR/VR development, and more.

    Industries
    Notable Project

    Anyalpha was hired by a production studio to revamp their existing site. The team restructured the site and implemented a theme based on reference designs.

    "The partners at Anyalpha brought ease and trust into this process. That is why we went with them."

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