1. What is Silicon Development?
Silicon Development is an Austin, Texas based firm that excels in Web, Data, and ML/AI software development. We focus on engineering team augmentation, proof of concept/go to market projects, and corporate innovation projects.
2. How are your prices so competitive?
Our blended development team structure allows us to keep our prices competitive. By mixing world class developers from the United States with wholly-owned development shops nearshore, we ensure high quality work and communication with low hourly rates.
3. What technologies are you capable of?
We have vast experience in Ruby on Rails, Postgres, Python, React, Swift, and Java. For platforms, we are experts in AWS, Google Cloud, Microsoft Azure, and IBM Cloud (Bluemix). For artificial intelligence and machine learning, we are experienced in NLP, Computer Vision, and Document Classification models. We utilize technologes such as TensorFlow, MXNet, and Pytorch.
4. How long is your ramp up period?
This varies from client to client, depending on what their desired goals are. However, we are able to ramp up a couple of engineers from our bench immediately. We directly employ all of our engineers, even our nearshore ones.
5. What is your payment model?
We go by time and material for most projects. We are able to do project based work for smaller scoped projects to get a feel for how we work with each other.