Software Development for Startups

Software Development for Startups - ScienceSoft

Software development for startups is aimed at helping young companies translate their disruptive ideas into market-ready software products.

An international software development agency with 34-year experience in product delivery, ScienceSoft helps startups envision a selling software product and executes its end-to-end implementation at speed, with an eye for scaling and growth.

  • 2-6 months

    to build a product ready for market validation

  • 99%

    safety from security issues

  • Up to 99.99%

    software uptime

  • 100%

    of your focus on marketing, sales, strategic planning

See Your Exact Idea Alive – and Selling

You have an idea. We have the tech knowledge and skills to turn it into software – from initial design to implementation and adoption, keeping the releases frequent and reliable.

Why ScienceSoft?

  • Immediate project start.
  • Major releases every 2-6 weeks, minor updates up to several times a day.
  • Clean code and high-quality unit tests.
  • Access to the latest frameworks and language versions, architecture designs, inventions and innovative techs (AI, machine learning, augmented reality, and more).
  • Established Lean, Agile and DevOps culture.

As technology evolves we need to keep abreast. New features and improvements need to be introduced all the time. So I was in search of developers to handle parts of our back-end development. ScienceSoft came across as a reliable partner with decades of experience in the field and proven track record. ScienceSoft delivers great technical quality, really dedicated developers, eager to solve problems, and positive about their work and area of expertise.

David Frenay, CEO at Emolytics, a provider of an innovative market research platform

Meet ScienceSoft, Your Reliable Development Partner

  • Full-service software development company.
  • Over 750 employees.
  • Over 3,600 success stories (including projects for Viber, eBay, MTV).
  • 4.8 rating on
  • 10 years in DevOps consulting.
  • 10 years in big data.
  • Quality-first approach based on a mature ISO 9001-certified quality management system.
  • ISO 27001-certified security management based on comprehensive policies and processes, advanced security technology, and skilled professionals.

The Financial Times Includes ScienceSoft USA Corporation in the List of the Americas’ Fastest-Growing Companies 2023

For the second year in a row, ScienceSoft USA Corporation ranks among 500 American companies with the highest revenue growth. This achievement is the result of our unfailing commitment to provide high-quality IT services and create best-value solutions that meet and even exceed our clients’ expectations.

We Make Your Product Future-Proof

We construct software to be:

  • Inherently scalable in request volume and number of users served, due to, e.g., employing scalable cloud resources, such as storage, publish-subscribe messaging, etc.
  • Fault-tolerant to automatically and fast recover from failures.
  • Auditable due to centralized embedded monitoring systems, which allows for quick and easy app recovery.
  • Modifiable to easily adopt updates due to the layered/modular architecture, clear separation of concerns (SoC), standardized APIs, etc.
  • Competitive with a unique selling proposition to stand out on the market of products with similar functions.

We Make Your Product Modern

We drive innovation with AI and machine learning, big data, IoT, and blockchain and enable your software to:

  • Forecast and make informed decisions.
  • Understand the image and video content.
  • Empower smart, connected products (devices) and environments.
  • Dynamically learn from experiences and hold human-like conversations.
  • Create personalized customer experiences in real time, and more.

Our Core Techs and Architecture Patterns

Back-end programming languages

Microsoft .NET


19 years





Our .NET developers can build sustainable and high-performing apps up to 2x faster due to outstanding .NET proficiency and high productivity.

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25 years





ScienceSoft's Java developers build secure, resilient and efficient cloud-native and cloud-only software of any complexity and successfully modernize legacy software solutions.

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10 years





ScienceSoft's Python developers and data scientists excel at building general-purpose Python apps, big data and IoT platforms, AI and ML-based apps, and BI solutions.

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10 years



ScienceSoft delivers cloud-native, real-time web and mobile apps, web servers, and custom APIs ~1.5–2x faster than other software developers.

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16 years





ScienceSoft's PHP developers helped to build Viber. Their recent projects: an IoT fleet management solution used by 2,000+ corporate clients and an award-winning remote patient monitoring solution.

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4 years

ScienceSoft's developers use Go to build robust cloud-native, microservices-based applications that leverage advanced techs — IoT, big data, AI, ML, blockchain.

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Front-end programming languages




21 years





ScienceSoft uses JavaScript’s versatile ecosystem of frameworks to create dynamic and interactive user experience in web and mobile apps.

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JavaScript frameworks

Angular JS


13 years



ScienceSoft leverages code reusability Angular is notable for to create large-scale apps. We chose Angular for a banking app with 3M+ users.

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React JS



ScienceSoft achieves 20–50% faster React development and 50–90% fewer front-end performance issues due to smart implementation of reusable components and strict adherence to coding best practices.

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ScienceSoft uses Meteor for rapid full-stack development of web, mobile and desktop apps.


By using a lightweight Vue framework, ScienceSoft creates high-performant apps with real-time rendering.


With Next.js, ScienceSoft creates SEO-friendly apps and achieves the fastest performance for apps with decoupled architecture.


When working with Ember.js, ScienceSoft creates reusable components to speed up development and avoid code redundancy.




16 years





ScienceSoft’s achieves 20–50% cost reduction for iOS projects due to excellent self-management and Agile skills of the team. The quality is never compromised — our iOS apps are highly rated.

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14 years





There are award-winning Android apps in ScienceSoft’s portfolio. Among the most prominent projects is the 5-year-long development of Viber, a messaging and VoIP app for 1.8B users.

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11 years





ScienceSoft cuts the cost of mobile projects twice by building functional and user-friendly cross-platform apps with Xamarin.

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Apache Cordova

ScienceSoft uses Cordova to create cross-platform apps and avoid high project costs that may come with native mobile development.

Progressive Web Apps

ScienceSoft takes the best from native mobile and web apps and creates the ultimate user experience in PWA.

React Native


8 years



ScienceSoft reduces up to 50% of project costs and time by creating cross-platform apps that run smoothly on web, Android and iOS.

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ScienceSoft will save you from double or even triple expenses associated with platform-specific coding by creating cross-platform apps in Flutter.


With Ionic, ScienceSoft creates a single app codebase for web and mobile platforms and thus expands the audience of created apps to billions of users at the best cost.




34 years



ScienceSoft's C++ developers created the desktop version of Viber and an award-winning imaging application for a global leader in image processing.

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4 years



We used Qt to deliver a cross-platform desktop app for a global leader in image processing, a desktop version of Viber, VoIP messenger with over 1 billion users, and an anti-procrastination app acknowledged by The Daily Telegraph and BBC.

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19 years





Our C# developers created the world’s largest PLM software. Their recent projects: development of SaaS for vCIO services management and underwriting software for a global aviation insurer.



15 years



We have delivered WPF-based solutions for a leading market research company and a global leader in image processing.


We use Objective-C to implement native macOS features in desktop apps.



10 years



We use Python for rapid development of cross-platform desktop apps.

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Databases / data storages


Microsoft SQL Server

Our Microsoft SQL Server-based projects include a BI solution for 200 healthcare centers, the world’s largest PLM software, and an automated underwriting system for the global commercial insurance carrier.


We’ve implemented MySQL for Viber, an instant messenger with 1B+ users, and an award-winning remote patient monitoring software.

Azure SQL Database

Azure SQL Database is great for handling large volumes of data and varying database traffic: it easily scales up and down without any downtime or disruption to the applications. It also offers automatic backups and point-in-time recoveries to protect databases from accidental corruption or deletion.


ScienceSoft's team has implemented Oracle for software products used by GSK and AstraZeneca. We’ve also delivered Oracle-based SCM platform for Auchan, a retail chain with 1,700 stores.


ScienceSoft has used PostgreSQL in an IoT fleet management solution that supports 2,000+ customers with 26,500+ IoT devices. We’ve also helped a fintech startup promptly launch a top-flight BNPL product based on PostgreSQL.


Apache Cassandra

Our Apache Cassandra consultants helped a leading Internet of Vehicles company enhance their big data solution that analyzes IoT data from 600,000 vehicles.

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Apache Hive

ScienceSoft has helped one of the top market research companies migrate its big data solution for advertising channel analysis to Apache Hive. Together with other improvements, this led to 100x faster data processing.

Apache HBase

We use HBase if your database should scale to billions of rows and millions of columns while maintaining constant write and read performance.

Apache NiFi

With ScienceSoft’s managed IT support for Apache NiFi, an American biotechnology corporation got 10x faster big data processing, and its software stability increased from 50% to 99%.


ScienceSoft used MongoDB-based warehouse for an IoT solution that processed 30K+ events/per second from 1M devices. We’ve also delivered MongoDB-based operations management software for a pharma manufacturer.

Real-time data processing

Hallmark Product Development Projects

Viber – an Instant Messaging App with over 900 mln Users

ScienceSoft designed and developed an instant messaging and VoIP app for an ambitious startup.

Java Back End for an Innovative Hotel Self-Service App

ScienceSoft created the Java back end for web and mobile versions of a hotel self-service application of a promising startup and provided needed third-party integrations. The chosen tech stack and architecture ensure that the app stays fast and responsive even in the context of multi-userness and high-volume data processing.

Software Products for Life Science Companies

For over 10 years, 29 ScienceSoft’s professionals with chemistry and biochemistry degrees have been covering the development, testing and support of several software products for a world-famous provider of biotechnology, drug discovery, and chemical research services.

The World’s Largest PLM Software

A unique cloud-based product life cycle management platform, powering 20,000 retailers, manufacturers and suppliers in 110 countries. The platform helps the industry players conjoin their efforts, knowledge and clients, and provides users with advanced analysis and reporting capabilities.

Care Team Coordination Web Application for 120+ Caregivers

The application allows assigning care team members to each patient and notifying the selected members about the specific patient events in line with the RACI matrix.

Invention Machine Software with Semantic Search

ScienceSoft developed a number of products, which enables more cost-effective, competitive, and inventive problem-solving for companies and automates the process of concept creation due to semantic analysis of natural language texts including 15 mln worldwide patents and 3,000 cross-disciplinary scientific 'deep web' websites.

Product consulting

  • Competitive market analysis.
  • Definition of a unique selling proposition.
  • Idea productization and feature management.
  • Brand positioning strategy.
  • Product prototyping.
Envision your product

Full-cycle product development

  • PoC.
  • UX and UI design.
  • Iterative product development.
  • Testing and QA.
  • Integrations with third-party systems.
  • Support smooth and safe work.
Realize your idea

Product evolution

We take over redesign or further development of your product version or MVP. We start with code and architecture audits and proceed with product improvement and evolution.

Enhance your app

Managed product development

Relying on your product requirements, we develop and deploy a scalable, portable, reliable and secure software product ready to enter the market. On demand, we:

  • Power the app with advanced capabilities (AI, VR, data science, IoT, and more).
  • Integrate the app with third-party systems.
Develop your app

Need to Fill in Skill Gaps in Your Dev Team?

ScienceSoft has a pool of 750+ software architects, developers, data architects and data scientists, security and QA experts, integration and DevOps engineers to help you overcome the lack of internal resources or capabilities.

ScienceSoft's team <...> have been working hard to ensure our product - Enonic XP - exceeds our customer's expectations. The team has become an integrated part of Enonic, and we appreciate their efforts and passion for the product.

ScienceSoft's experience in agile development ensured smooth project implementation and iterative development of Enonic XP. This enabled us to adjust to the changing market requirements and incorporate features that made us stand out from competition. As a result, Enonic XP has evolved into an easy-to-use and scalable platform, which is crucial for our success.

Morten Øien Eriksen, CEO at Enonic, a provider of an innovative CMS platform

Don't Kill Your Idea with the Lack of the Right Tech Expertise

The secret of the hottest startups is a fast product MVP launch and its frequent updates and strong marketing focus. Appropriate outsourcing of expert tech skills and knowledge is what makes it possible.

With ScienceSoft as your technology partner, you can be 100% focused on strategic initiatives while having a clear product management roadmap and a stable product with sleek UX ready to the market in 2-6 months.

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