Who is engaged in company management?

Marka management consists of the leaders from IT sphere who started software development business from the beginning of 'IT outsourcing area' development in the country and established several software outsourcing companies. For the moment Marka is one of the oldest and top outsourcing companies in Ukraine (Eastern Europe).

Marka Software is a reliable outsourcing software development partner both for 'newcomers' to IT outsourcing and for companies which have already had working experience with other software outsourcing companies and have used IT outsourcing services for costs saving needs. We'll be glad to provide you professional IT consulting and will help 'to get stars by easy ways'.

What is the level of employees' education?

We put special attention at employees training processes. Being Microsoft Gold Certified Partner Marka has special training project together with MS. Our specialists have:

  • Higher technical education – MSc
  • Microsoft certification
  • Special technical skills related to project areas (common training with customers)
  • Good communication and English skills

What kind of supporting processes do you use?

  • Requirements Development
  • Verification
  • Validation
  • Organizational Training
  • Risk Management
  • Integrated Project Management
  • Requirements Management
  • Project Planning
  • Project Monitoring and Control
  • Measurement and Analysis
  • Process and Product Quality Assurance
  • Configuration Management

What kind of reports do you use for reporting process?

During the project life cycle we use three main types of the reports: Project Status Report, Milestone Status Report, Closure Report. But it can developed and discussed with a customer any additional kind of reports and their frequency. Also we recommend conducting weekly/biweekly conference calls with IT project manager for reporting purposes.

What kind of testing methods do you use?

  • Manual and automatic testing
  • Unit testing
  • Verification and validation
  • Functional testing
  • Stress, Volume, ad-hoc, installation, … testing

What is the corporate business language?

English is the main language in the company. It is used for software documentation, meetings, communications and discussion.

What kind of broadband communication do you have?

  • IP telephone
  • Skype
  • Internet Calls
  • Go-to-Meetings

How much time it is required for resource and tool allocation?

After the negotiation process it is required about 2+ weeks for IT resource and software tools allocation. It depends on the project development team size, specific skills and tools. But we are open for customer suggestions.

What tools do you use for bug tracking and project planning?

Project planning is one of the important processes during the IT project initiation phase. Marka is used the following software products for reporting, planning and tracking: Microsoft Source Safe, CVS, Microsoft Project.

What is the quality management system (QMS) in Marka?

Marka has developed quality management system based on combination of own approached according to the best practices of RUP, ISO 90001-2000 and CMMi level 2-3. We used SCRUM and V-shape methods of life cycle development.