Welcome to Pernix
Pernix is a software development company.
Our name comes from the Latin word that means "With Agility" which is how we are.
We work this way
We encourage a strict adherence to our Application Lifecycle Management which we use to track end to end, the traceability of user features and the professional responsability of our business associates.
We gather your list of "Product Features." We understand that it is difficult to get upfront clarification of every detail, so we don't shoot for that. We just gather a high level description.
We help you to prioritize the "Product Features" list.
We take a subset of "Product Features" at the top of the prioritized list and divide them by tasks.
Once the set of tasks are ready, we present them to you and release/deploy to staging environments. At this point you're allow to "play" with them while we continue to work on the next set of tasks.
The steps should be short to give the Software Professionals enough time to produce a quality product, get feedback and continuously address new requirements.
At the end the customer will receive a product tailored to their specific needs and with low bug rate as those get addressed on each iteration.
Version control is important to determine ownership and traceability of all the participating artifacts.
Pernix Solutions is a Costa Rican Global IT Consulting Company.
Our services are tailored for companies where IT processes are critical for its operation, allowing them to focus on the core of their business and improve their own processes without losing control or quality.
Pernix develops through Innovation Projects;
we commit 10% of our time to work on innovation projects hoping that if one of those succeeds we can invest more time. We offer the following services:
- Staff Augmentation (permanent and contract staffing)
- Software Engineering and Quality Assurance services (on any of our core competencies)
- IT Consulting (on any of our core competencies)
- IT Training
- Business Intelligence
Pernix Solutions team is composed of highly skilled, technically proficient, motivated professionals, who are dedicated to providing a level of service and technical expertise that exceeds expectations. We strive to provide our clients products and services whose quality and effectiveness go beyond industry standards.
Our software and quality engineers posses outstanding technical and soft skills that can plug right into your model. Costa Rica is located on US Central Time; which allows a great balance of work life effectiveness for everyone and collaborations throughout the day. We have years of experience on the financial, information technology, government, games, content management and health care sectors.
Pernix is an open company that allows it’s contributors to become a partner of a new idea, in a internal project in order to develop skills, giving them the opportunity to improve their knowledge, creativity and innovation as entrepreneurs. The main keys that we are looking in our collaborators are very clear:
- Our collaborator must be able to show that his / her accomplishments are invaluable.
- Our collaborator must demonstrate leadership.
- Our collaborator must be able to lead others positively.
- Our collaborator must be able to motivate others.
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The talent of our workforce
makes us different
We are the best and we want the best, we offer career development
opportunities for our employees so that they will grow to be the best consultants in the industry.
Ruby on Rails, PHP, JAVA and NodeJS is what we train our people to work on.
Our focus is to unleash employees potential at all times: open door policy, flexible work schedule
and sustainable pace are just some of the few policies that take us out of the crowd.
Our management is fully engaged on negotiating win to win situations for our clients and our workforce.
Most of our employees attend the gym on Mondays & Thurdays from 11am-1pm; which is paid by the company.
We also allow afternoon short naps to have a piece of mind and help you with your productivity.
Want to work with us?
We have positions open for Software Craftsman, Apprentices and Interns.
What is the
When our senior members started their careers they were thrown to cubicles with
computers and were given big piles of documentation and were told to create programs...
and of course they did...
but were they following best known methods? were they following best practices?
Probably not, and that's why we want others to learn from our mistakes.
Pernix apprentices learn from others; they don't work on projects,
they basically learn what it takes to create software within an agile environment.
We will pay you to learn.
What will you learn?
- Powerful methods and technologies to build software.
- Actively participate with our consultants on challenges that develop your skills to create quality software.
- Clean Code and software best practices, and state-of-the-art technologies.
- Share your knowledge through books, blogs, open spaces.
What are we looking for?
- Advanced students that feel passionate about software.
- Experience in Object Orientation.
- Ability to interact well with others.