Our consultants have broad experiences from industry. We invest into the selection and continuous training of our consultants. They combine a deep analytical understanding with strong social competencies.
Your success is the measure for our own success. This is the yardstick we want to be measured.
Our first step is to understand your needs. Each project starts with an analysis phase where we agree on the objectives which need to be achieved. On this basis, the project with its milestones and phases is defined. We deliver tangible results with each single consulting project.
You must innovate to create an advantage in your markets. On the basis of benchmarks, global best practices and close cooperation with leaders in science and industry, we are in a position to create novel value for you in the short term.
Our know-how and technical background from different domains and industries enables us to understand your challenges and to create suitable solutions together with you. With our systematic and transparent methods we create pragmatic solutions you can easily understand. The rigorous application of methods such as cost structure analysis, value analysis and Six Sigma is the foundation of our solutions. The right tools strategy to support the deployment of solutions is a prerequisite for productive and sustainable results.
Our Consulting Competencies
Broad experiences in optimizing processes with sustainable results
Process improvements based on standards such as CMMI, SPICE, IEC 61508, IEC 62304, DO-178B, etc.
Product and project management
Interim and crisis management
Innovation and change management
Introduction and adaptation of tools
Coaching and competence development
Vector Consulting Services has been consulting with companies of different sizes and industries. Here are some concrete examples of projects. Let us know if you are interested in details on methodology and results.
Optimizing of engineering processes in system, software and hardware development, development of electromechanical components, semiconductor development, etc.
Performing process and project assessments according to CMMI and (Automotive) SPICE
Conducting supplier audits
Cost reduction for product development
Interface and supply chain optimization in a globally distributed development
Variant management and variant reduction
Introduction of product families for platform development
Introduction and implementation of IEC 61508 / ISO 26262
Implementation of safety assessments
Moderation and implementation of risk analysis, FMEA, FTA
Training, coaching and competence development
Ensuring information security in distributed systems
Quality improvement by early defect detection through the use of reviews, design and code analysis, etc.
Selection, implementation, deployment and optimization of engineering tools throughout the product lifecycle
Optimizing product life-cycle management (PLM)
Introduction of requirements engineering with DOORS
Introduction of an integrated systems engineering methodology with tools support
Optimizing distributed development by means of outsourcing, offshoring, and efficient collaboration models
Introduction and implementation of risk management
Improvement of portfolio and product management
Competence development for project managers and product managers
Implementation of objective-driven changes (i.e., organizational changes) with measurable and sustainable results (project content as described above)
Implementing the merger of two engineering units
Developing a business model for engineering and distribution of software components
Coaching of employees at different sites and companies for outsourcing with India
SCAMPI Lead Appraiser (CMMI for Development)
CMMI Institute (previously SEI) authorized CMMI Instructor
ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE) Assessor
Auditor for QM systems (TÜV Cert)
Six Sigma Black Belt
Vector Consulting Services is partner of the CMMI Institute (previously SEI) and closely cooperates with renowned universities, such as the universities of Kaiserslautern, Magdeburg, Stuttgart and Utrecht. Books, numerous publications, lectures at universities and invitations for keynotes and presentations at international conferences underline our reputation in our core competencies.