Sellwerk.de is a web application which offers digital tools and services to help SMEs master digitalization, whether that is improving their online presence, managing customer relations or for instance help with recruiting and invoicing. Sellwerk.de is
tailored individually for each customer.
Tools and services are offered by SELLWERK subsidiaries and partners; Sellwerk.de is the hub that unifies them in a seamless UX
and focuses on true customer needs.
Digital subsidiary of Müller Medien, largest publishing house in Germany; HQ in Nuremberg; 1000+ employees.
Strategic goal: foster a closer (digital) relationship with their customers and offer digital solutions to a previously analog customer base.
1.5 years project duration
25+total team members
AWSinfrastructure as code
SPRING microservices for backend
VUEJS components for frontend
SCRUM by the book with 3 teams
REMOTE 3 locations, fully distributed during COVID
SELLWERK approached us to conduct an architecture, code and team review to help them identify the capabilities they would need to scale and develop a successful sellwerk.de product. We performed a comprehensive health check which resulted in a series of recommendations for them to move forward. Instead of moving forward alone, they asked us to guide them. After a series of additional workshops our joint mission was proclaimed:
Coach team to be able to continue development of product when essquarians are gone
Support recruiting for Sellwerk.de Team Members
Implement a modern development process
Implement a Scrum process for teams and stakeholder
Improve requirement engineering
Build infrastructure and CI/CD pipeline on AWS
Use Vue.js for Frontend Application
Build Backend in microservices with Spring Boot
Working in a team for 1.5 years does not work if you don’t foster a social relationship. And we did. We became an integral part of an international, interdisciplinary, relentlessly client-focused team, made three locations, plenty of cultures and corona not holding us back becoming one team and launching a product