Sitesquad.net is a workflow management and developer operations service for merchants running on Magento. You work with Magento developers at the best rates from leading talent sourcing providers and we provide the workflow glue that makes it easy.  


Simple, effective way to run your Magento store development

Sitesquad.net manages your development operations so that you can rely on a myriad of developers and service providers in a productive, flexible and cost-effective manner. Frontend developers, backend programmers, hosting companies and other application service providers. Sitesquad.net is the glue that holds the whole ecosystem, together.


How it works

  1. We implement a Git workflow process for your store.
  2. We help you source and integrate developers into the process.
  3. You work directly with developers in the Sitesquad.net service desk.  
  4. We deploy developer work to your stage and live servers.
  5. We mediate and offer support when needed.
  6. You're billed directly from your talent providers for developer work.
  7. We bill a flat monthly fee for workflow management.
  8. You expand and contract your developer bench as needed.

See Service Features and Scope below for more details.


Benefits

Improve developer quality.  
You work with Magento developers qualified from leading talent providers.  

Improve diversity.
Work with multiple developers specializing in frontend and/or backend work.

Reduce developer spend.
Work with developers at the best rates or on-demand without retainers.  

Maintain order.  
Take advantage of multiple developers without chaos.  

Maintain flexibility.  
Start and end engagements with developers, easier.

Keep source code copacetic.  
Put your store in a modern Git and GitHub software workflow.  

Maintain order and security.  
All deployments for Staging and Production (live) centrally managed by us.

Enjoy redundancy.
Get back up support direct from Sitesquad when needed.

Avoid agency and developer lock-in.
Separate and own your workflow.


Service Features & Scope

Git workflow management
We implement and manage the Git workflow used by all developers. We're responsible for all deployments comprising your store developments, updates and fixes to your Stage and Production servers. Stage is used to review developer work prior to deployment on your Production (or "live") site.

Central service desk portal
Sitesquad.net is a common service desk, powered by Atlassian Jira. Access to Sitesquad.net is available to all employees and 3rd-party partners applicable to your work requests.

Developer sourcing
We help you source developers from talent providers like Toptal. We tender the requisitions and advise you on potential candidates. We help you expand and contract your team of developers as needed.  

Security patches and upgrades
We install and deploy Magento upgrades and security patches to Staging and Production.  You work with your preferred developers to test and resolve bugs prior to deployment to Production.  

Direct on-demand support from Sitesquad
When needed, we jump into the workflow to execute work requests, ourselves. We can also provide consulting to developers. Our work executions are subject to billable fees, but our scope of support covers all Magento consulting, troubleshooting and development.

Uptime monitoring  
We monitor store uptime and respond proactively to downtime alerts. We serve as your primary technical liaison to your hosting company and other third-party services.


Pricing

Sitesquad.net pricing correlates to monthly work demand, and starts at $299 per month for small merchants with occasional work requests. Service and pricing are available for merchants with weekly and continuous development demand.  Additional billable fees apply for work requests executed by Sitesquad, directly.

Call Todd Simmons at 412-353-9321 for more details.