We asked our team: “why did you join 18F?” and got all kinds of inspiring answers.
— Alec Palmer
FEC’s Chief Information Officer
We support your mission
As an office within the General Services Administration, we know how to work with government. Federal, state, and local governments can partner with 18F to deliver projects that fulfill their mission, stay within budget, and use leading technology practices.
What 18F can do
Modernize software development processes while introducing good agile and human-centered design practices to your agency
Improve public-facing services like websites or applications
Digitize and streamline internal systems to save time and increase accuracy
Rethinking how the Federal Election Commission provides data, instructions, and legal resources to the public.
Implementing the Digital Accountability and Transparency Act with one of the largest government-wide agile projects ever undertaken.
An efficient way for contracting officers to search past government contracts for fair hourly rates.
Some agencies we’ve worked with
- Health and Human Services
- U.S. Air Force
- Department of Justice
- Department of the Interior
- State of Wisconsin
- Office of Management and Budget
Recent blog posts
This is part four in a series of posts about building product management capacity in government agencies. For this post, we chatted with Bill Laughman from DOJ’s Civil Rights Division about his experience as a product owner on Civil Rights reporting portal.
If you have ever led or managed a web project, you know that coordinating a team of software engineers is hard work! We hope this blog post can help you understand the concepts behind choosing a web application architecture, so that you can steer your software towards simplicity — even if you don’t have direct software engineering experience.