Sciens Consulting, LLC is a management and information technology (IT) consultancy headquartered in McKinney, Texas, serving public sector clients throughout the United States and Canada. The consultants at Sciens have supported the management and IT consulting needs of local government since 1989. Sciens (skē’ǝnz) assesses business strategies and aligns organizations, processes and technologies to improve efficiencies that translate into bottom-line results.
When used correctly, technology can help to facilitate integrated, collaborative organizations. Translated, Sciens means “skillful management.” We are truly committed to sharing our knowledge and management skill to create organizational excellence for our clients. Our proven methodology and toolsets focus clearly on aligning IT with the business vision, and establishing IT as a strategic component of the organizational plan. We streamline how work is done – workflows, organizational structure, technology infrastructure – and improve processes to service customers in the most efficient way.
From our perspective, improving process and technology architecture is about more than just “keeping up.” Our services are ideally suited for organizations that want to perform better by identifying new revenue streams, and lowering costs through improved efficiency.
Our consultants stay current in the latest industry trends through participation in key certification programs and educational forums including:
- Information Systems Audit and Control Association (ISACA)
- Government Finance Officers Association (GFOA)
- International City/County Management Association (ICMA)
- Information Technology Service Management Forum (ITSMF)
- Institute of Industrial Engineers (IIE)
- Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers (IEEE)
Working with our clients, we employ our knowledge and experience in leading management practices and technologies to help them achieve their vision.
For more than 30 years, the consultants at Sciens have accumulated know-how on nearly every potential management and IT challenge facing local government agencies throughout North America.
Proven assessment and planning methodologies enable Sciens to develop actionable strategies that achieve our clients’ business goals.
Our team consists of management specialists and industrial engineers experienced in municipal operations with advanced degrees and a large catalogue of industry certifications and credentials.
We pride ourselves on our open and collaborative consulting style. Sciens considers each engagement a partnership with the client, and follows an explicit Code of Ethics.
Responsive and agile project management, and disciplined vendor oversight ensure the quality and integrity of the vendor deliverables satisfy acceptable timeframes and budgets.