We're not your garden-variety geeks..

No glasses or pocket protectors here. Our philosophy is “look good, be good.” And when we’re not standing around looking good in our Gucci loafers, Tom Ford sports jackets, and beards, we’re doing cool stuff like this for people:

Web Development

Web Development

Our development methodology is iterative, incremental and highly responsive to change. This regular cycle of results makes it easy to benchmark the amount of work done, as well as the speed at which the project is moving, providing both accountability and results.

Mobile, Hybrid and Progressive Web App (PWA) Development

Mobile, Hybrid and Progressive Web App (PWA) Development

We offer both native and hybrid mobile development services and understand the trade-offs between the two. We're a future-first agency and rapidly adopting the latest emerging technologies like Swift and React Native.

Microservices Architecture and Integration

Microservices Architecture and Integration

The days of monolithic web applications are over. Your future relies on being able to scale quickly to meet growing demands. We can help you design a new microservices architecture, or decouple an existing set of APIs into atomic microservices.

Business Process Automation & AI

Business Process Automation & AI

One of our greatest passions involves identifying, optimizing and automating inefficient business processes. Rapid economic and technological change makes operational change a requirement. Our team can help you identify and automate processes with tried and true automation tools.

Reactive UI / UX Design

Reactive UI / UX Design

Style is important. When it’s a way of life it becomes truly timeless. Our solutions meet our clients’ current and future needs. We call it “Design Sustainability” and it’s always in fashion, regardless of what tools are currently in vogue. Having said that, we're currently fully embracing reactive Javascript frameworks like Vue.JS and React.JS.

QA, Continuous Integration & DevOps

QA, Continuous Integration & DevOps

Many of our early-stage (and even some enterprise) clients do not have formal CI/CD processes in place. Regardless of the size of your project, we'll help you create a QA/CI/CD pipeline that allows you to incrementally deliver change to your production systems without fear of breaking anything. We're platform agnostic, but tend to favor tools like Jenkins, Codecov, CircleCI, Github and marker.io.

Our Team


Meet the Team

Arck Interactive is global because talent isn’t always local. We’re a full-service custom web development agency specializing in web and mobile application development. We work on projects of all shapes in sizes: from small community sites, enterprise class business intelligence platforms to heavily integrated mobile applications. If it’s out there, chances are, we’ve worked with it.

OUR SQUAD

Paul Stewart

Paul Stewart

Principal, Solutions Engineer

Portland, OR, USA

Paul is a Founding Partner and Director of Development. He's been designing, developing and managing web sites and applications since lynx was the most popular browser. He got his chops developing enterprise web applications for Perot Systems and the U.S. Department of Transportation. He holds a B.S. degree in Computer Engineering and Graphic Design from Northeastern University.

Matt Beckett

Matt Beckett

Engineering Manager

Nanaimo, Canada

Matt has made a name for himself in the open-source community through his many plugins and project contributions. He brings with him a decade of development experience and an innate ability to learn anything - which is not all that surprising as there's really nothing else to do up in the frozen tundra. Matt is also an avid SCUBA diver, when he's not freezing at a keyboard he can usually be found underwater. He holds a B.S. degree in Biology from the University of Alberta.

Ismayil Khareninov

Ismayil Khareninov

Full-Stack Engineer

Berlin, Germany

Ismayil is our resident polyglot and speaks nearly as many human languages as he does computer languages. When he's not helping for Arck's clients build the future, he's actively maintaining hundreds of popular open-source projects. Ismayil holds a B.S. degree in Cybernetics from Kiev Polytechnic.

William

William "Billy" Gunn

Full-Stack Engineer / Devops

Durham, NC, USA

Billy has been working in the IT industry for 20 years and has worn multiple hats, including: systems administrator, network engineer, DBA, and developer. He's been developing web applications for fun and profit for about 11 years. He's currently our master of all things Ionic. Billy holds a B.S. degree in Computer Science from Grantham University.

Hannah Portello-Swagel

Hannah Portello-Swagel

Creative Director

San Francisco, CA, USA

Hannah has over a decade's worth of experience creating truly memorable and compelling web sites. She holds a Bachelor's Degree in Engineering from Smith College.

Pablo Scasso

Pablo Scasso

Full-stack Engineer

Madrid, Spain

Pablo has been working in web development for more than a decade with focus on the Frontend side. In the last years he has been involved in all kind of projects and gaining strong expertise in Vue. He really loves traveling, learning new stuff and spending time with family and friends. Pablo holds a B.S. degree in Computer Science from Universidad de la Empresa.

Sarah Robin

Sarah Robin

Front-end Engineer

San Francisco, CA, USA

Web developer, plant mom, and tea enthusiast, Sarah currently resides in northern California where she works primarily in a Javascript stack on application-layer development with a focus on usability.

David Knape

David Knape

Front-end Engineer

Portland, OR, USA

David is a talented front-end developer with a focus on immersive user experience and open-source technology. His work has powered solutions for organizations ranging from Microsoft, Google, and Nike to small technology startups. He holds a B.S. degree in Multimedia Studies and Business Administration from Bradley University.

FEAR.

It's a way of life for us. No, we're not talking about the traditional mortal-peril variety. We mean "respect". And we earn it for every one of our clients with every one of our solutions. We believe the world is a better place with a little fear.

Let's Talk

Let's Talk