IT Staff Augmentation: Scale Your Team Fast

Our staff augmentation services equip you with on-demand tech talent for rapid growth, cost reduction, and adaptability to market shifts. We can help you streamline project development, fill staffing gaps and find the experts who match your needs best.

Your Project, Your Team... Bolstered With Our IT Experts.

IT staff augmentation is a strategic approach used by businesses to supplement their existing teams with external IT professionals on an as-needed basis.

It allows you to precisely adjust your workforce in response to project demands, access specialized skills that are not available in-house, and manage staffing flexibility. All this without the long-term commitments associated with permanent hires.

Niche Skills, Quickly 

Lacking special, hard-to-come-by skills or expertise for your current project?

Deadlines? No Problem 

Need to meet a tight tech project deadline with some extra hands?

Senior Experts

Require seasoned professionals with experience to lead projects or to boost your existing team?

Our senior tech professionals—software developers, project and product management professionals, AI and ML specialists, data science experts, quality assurance professionals, cybersecurity experts, network engineers, cloud computing specialists, DevOps engineers, system administrators, and more—can help you with all these and more, securing the success your project deserves.

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When Is IT Staff Augmentation the Best Option?

Our flexible IT staff augmentation service is recommended for:

  1. 1
    Established development teams who are facing a tight project deadline or a talent shortage,
  2. 2
    Startups and smaller companies that may have limited financial resources but need access to specialized skills to develop their products and services.
  3. 3
    Businesses undergoing digital transformation projects that require temporary, highly skilled IT professionals for a smooth transition and implementation.

The Experts You Need, Right When You Need Them

Gearing Up Fast

Your team will meet the new team member(s) within 3-7 business days, depending on the position.

Specializing in IT positions

Our service is fine-tuned to find and deliver exactly the tech talent you need. We work with top-tier, senior IT experts to make certain your tech team is enriched with the precise knowledge and skills it needs.

Highly Scalable Solution

Need to scale your team, but can't take chances with permanent hires? Staff augmentation provides the flexibility to adjust the workforce as needed. One expert missing? Three? Fifteen? We've got you covered!

You Stay Captain

Your new colleague will be fully integrated into the team and aligned with project goals and company culture. You're still steering the ship!

Remote, Senior Experts

Our experts will join your team remotely, in an arrangement that fits your needs most (part-time or full-time, on a daily or hourly rate).


Our process is fully transparent. We keep you informed every step of the way.

IT Staff Augmentation With Bluebird: 7 Reasons Why



Access to Specialized Tech Skills

IT staff augmentation provides direct access to a vast pool of specialized skills that you may not have in-house. This is particularly beneficial for projects requiring niche expertise, such as blockchain development or artificial intelligence, letting you to leverage external knowledge and capabilities.

All this without the long-term investment in recruiting and training specialized staff.



Super-fast Hiring Process

The hiring process is significantly accelerated with IT staff augmentation.

You can bypass the lengthy procedures of traditional recruitment by tapping into a pool of IT professionals we have already vetted thoroughly—so that projects can scale in 3-7 business days to meet your requirements right away.



Cost Efficiency

Staff augmentation works on an as-needed basis. This helps you avoid the overhead costs associated with permanent hires, such as benefits and taxes. In short, with this model financial resources are allocated more efficiently, focusing spending on specific project needs.

With remote experts, there's also no need for additional office space, equipment, and other resources, contributing to overall cost savings and efficiency.



Reduced HR Burdens

Our IT Staff augmentation service reduces the workload on your HR department by outsourcing the recruitment, vetting, and administrative management of additional staff to the augmentation provider.

This alleviates the complexities associated with employment contracts, benefits administration, and compliance, allowing the HR team to focus on core employee engagement and development.



Minimized Training Costs & Minimized Ramp-up Time

With staff augmentation, we bring in professionals who already possess the skills and experience you require. This also means you can significantly reduce or eliminate the need for extensive training.

This not only cuts costs but also shortens the ramp-up time for new projects, letting teams progress with minimal delays.



Risk Mitigation in Hiring

The short-term commitment associated with staff augmentation mitigates the risks of long-term hiring mistakes.

You can evaluate the performance of augmented staff in real time and make adjustments as necessary, without the long-term financial and legal implications of a permanent hire.



Accelerated Project Timelines

The immediate availability of our highly skilled professionals through staff augmentation can significantly accelerate project timelines.

With additional hands on deck and no time wasted on lengthy hiring processes, projects can progress more rapidly towards their completion dates.

Staff Augmentation: Case Studies We're Proud of

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Deutsche Telekom IT Services

Over time, we delivered over 250,000 engineering hours, involving software development, business analysis, testing, and operational support, billed monthly with no additional expenses.


Fortune-500 Automotive Company

Design and development of an after-sales IT system for a multinational Fortune 500 client in the automotive industry. Java development, Javascript development, Python development, testing, and other IT tasks. Project scope: > $2,500,000

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T-Systems Hungary

IT Staff Augmentation in different roles and projects for >$1,900,000: Java development,
.NET development, business analysis, manual testing, automated testing, project management.


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Partnering with Bluebird, a premier IT staff augmentation firm, Affidea embarked on a strategic initiative to enhance its project management capabilities by recruiting specialized personnel adept in healthcare IT and equipped to thrive in multicultural settings.

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IT Staff Augmentation


IT Staff Augmentation in different roles and projects for >$4,200,000: Java & .NET development, business analysis, manual testing, automated testing, project management

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...and Other Tech Talents from Bluebird

Clients Who Partnered With Us For IT Staff Augmentation

"Bluebird is an important supplier of IT competence for OTP Bank. They are helping us to develop a new capability for data management, and real-time data delivery, within the IT Transformation Project. Bluebird's specialists are using state-of-the-art streaming technologies to serve the growing needs of the business areas within the bank."

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OTP Bank

Balazs Bakos

Senior Data Domain Lead

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"Our company (T-Systems Hungary Zrt.) is a member of the T-Group, one of Hungary's leading system integrator companies. The experts of Bluebird have provided high-quality software development and consulting services for our projects. We confidently recommend Bluebird as a subcontractor for application development projects."

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Laszlo Blenessy

Branch Director

From First Contact To Starting Work: Our IT Staff Augmentation Process


Within 24 Hours

Within 24 hours, we set up an online meeting to discuss the project details, technology requirements, and job expectations with you. This meeting is attended by our sales and account manager.
During this session, we discuss the process, the contract terms, fees, and the deadline for presenting the initial candidate. The search for the perfect candidate begins immediately after this meeting.


Every 48-72 Hours

We conduct progress reviews every 48–72 hours, or as frequently as suits your schedule. In these reviews, we introduce the profiles of new candidates to you and update you on the status of existing candidates.

Your feedback on the candidates or the process itself is highly valued and encouraged.


Within 3–7 Business Days

Based on the initial meeting, we aim to present candidates within three to seven business days, adhering to the agreed-upon deadline. Our selection process focuses on candidates' tech stacks, availability, interest, and experience.

We filter out candidates who do not match the criteria established during our initial consultation.


After Starting Work

On a monthly basis, we create a timesheet and calculate the hours/days dedicated to specific projects and tasks.

Once approved, we proceed to generate an invoice for the designated period.


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IT Staff Augmentation With Bluebird: FAQs

What is IT staff augmentation?

IT staff augmentation is a strategy used by businesses to add skilled IT professionals to their teams on a temporary basis. This approach allows companies to address project-specific needs or skill gaps without the long-term commitment of hiring full-time employees.

How is IT staff augmentation different from outsourcing?

While both strategies provide external resources, staff augmentation adds professionals to work within your existing team structure, whereas outsourcing involves delegating entire projects or functions to an external organization.

How does IT staff augmentation with Bluebird work?

It's simple: first, you identify the specific tech/IT skills or roles you're missing and contact us.

Next, we set up a quick meeting for you to share details about your requirements—as much or as little as you prefer, especially if time is of the essence. We then begin the search and will get back to you within a few days, depending on how specific your needs are.

After that, we introduce you to the IT professional(s) whose skills and background best match your requirements. These professionals will work remotely as part of your company's team for the duration of the project or as needed.

What types of roles can Bluebird help you fill?

We can help you with filling virtually any IT or tech role, including software developers, project managers, cybersecurity experts, data scientists, network administrators, scrum masters, and more.

How skilled are the IT/tech professionals provided by Bluebird?

We have a carefully curated and maintained talent pool at our fingertips, almost entirely consisting of highly experienced, senior developers and IT professionals.

How do I get started?

Getting started is easy! Contact us through our website or give us a call. We will discuss your project needs and match you with the tech experts your project needs.