Strategy, Design and Engineering together in perfect alignment

THE FRIENDS’ PHILOSOPHY

Excellence is not an act, it's a habit.

We always push beyond good enough. We are skilled technologists and creative problem-solvers who are committed to the user experience. We believe ethical, private-sector innovation belongs in government spaces. The work we do supports a multicultural population, and the people we hire reflect the people we impact.

OUR SERVICES

Main areas of expertise

We operate with over a decade of federal government experience. We reference the U.S. Digital Services Playbook for best practices in managing and standardizing our unique approach. Our approach increases efficiency with uncompromised quality. Download our Capabilities Statement.

Strategy

Discovery & Ideation

Product Roadmap

Content Strategy

User Research

User Personas & Scenarios

User Journey Mapping

Product

Experience Design

Service Design

Visual & Motion Design

Product Development

API Design & Development

DevOps, Data & Security

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Strategy & Design

A single decision can spark an avalanche of change. It all begins with a thoughtful plan. Design is more than looks and feels, it’s an experience.

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Engineering

Scalable. Adaptable. Secure. Efficient government systems are possible. We’ll prove it.

OUR APPROACH

We’ll meet you where you are, then build.

Leading an agency through a digital transformation is our favorite thing, but understanding people is where we shine the brightest. We’re all about integration, not domination.

Learning and understanding new tools and processes in a room filled with strangers can be daunting–we understand that. Our client’s experience is just as important as the end user’s. We’re great listeners, and the trust we develop with our clients is the foundation for our success.