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Web scraping
New
Hourly ‐ Posted 10 minutes ago

Less than 30 hrs/week
Hours needed

Less than 1 month
Duration

Intermediate
Experience Level

Hi, I'd like help scraping a few case-related information from foreign court website. The website is very standard and should be easy…

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Auto Trading -Algorithm Trading Software
New
Hourly ‐ Posted 21 minutes ago

Less than 30 hrs/week
Hours needed

Less than 1 month
Duration

Expert
Experience Level

planing to do algorithm trading , need expert analysis on technology and complexity that will be needed to implement this project .

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Odoo Point of Sale Support
New
Hourly ‐ Posted 38 minutes ago

Less than 30 hrs/week
Hours needed

1 to 3 months
Duration

Intermediate
Experience Level

Existing Odoo POS version 15 deployed to stores need production support on MST timezone. Must be proficient in Odoo, Python, Postgresq…

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Fix a python script and make it efficient
New
Fixed-price ‐ Posted 1 hour ago

$50
Fixed Price

Expert
Experience Level

Looking for a python developer who can fix some bugs in a python script. The script is used for screen scraping so experience of screen…

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$10
Fixed Price

Entry
Experience Level

Sit with me on a zoom for 30 mins going through how to correctly setup a chrome extension. I am trying to create a GPT chat bot - I u…

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Algo Trading - Quantconnect Python
New
Hourly ‐ Posted 11 minutes ago

Less than 30 hrs/week
Hours needed

Less than 1 month
Duration

Expert
Experience Level

Hello Im looking for someone help with code some back test strategies in Quantconnect with Python. experience with this platform is r…

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Less than 30 hrs/week
Hours needed

Less than 1 month
Duration

Expert
Experience Level

Hi there. I am in need of some help authoring the code to extract data from the MLS Grid API (https://docs.mlsgrid.com/). More specific…

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Urgent : Dialogflow + Webhook Expert
New
Hourly ‐ Posted 1 hour ago

30+ hrs/week
Hours needed

Less than 1 month
Duration

Expert
Experience Level

We're looking for a Dialogflow expert who can build a python Webhook backend in short time.

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Web scraping program/inventory price tracker
New
Fixed-price ‐ Posted 1 hour ago

$1,500
Fixed Price

Intermediate
Experience Level

Hello, I am looking to make a program that scrapes data such as price, # in stock, and location, on major retailers such as sams club…

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Bot development
New
Fixed-price ‐ Posted 1 hour ago

$130
Fixed Price

Expert
Experience Level

Bot development Bot functionality : check availability of a seat based on certain criterias selected by the user ( different per user…

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Python Developers on Upwork
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How to Become a Freelance Python Developer

Python is a popular programming language that emphasizes code readability and uses an object-oriented approach designed to help programmers write clear, logical codes for both large and small projects. If you have the ability to code using Python or are interested in learning Python, you might have what it takes to become a freelance Python developer on Upwork. Learning Python typically takes less time than learning other programming languages, as it has a straightforward syntax.

What does a freelance Python developer do?

Python developers are responsible for coding, designing, deploying, and debugging development projects. They're tasked with developing back-end components, connecting applications with third-party web-based services, working with front-end developers to integrate full-stack projects, and much more.

Python developers work on projects involving web development, artificial intelligence, machine learning, mobile applications, and more. Because it’s a general-purpose programming language, Python developers are in high demand.

What skills do I need to become a freelance Python developer?

A number of skills are common among Python developers, including:

  • Knowledge of and applicable experience programming in Python
  • A comprehensive knowledge of object-relational mapping
  • Understanding of server-side logic
  • Knowledge of front-end technologies and web frameworks
  • Understanding of data structure and algorithms
  • Understanding of HTML, CSS, and JavaScript
  • Experience with data science (SQL, data visualization, and statistics)
  • Knowledge of SciPy, NumPy, and pandas
  • Knowledge of artificial intelligence and machine learning
  • Excellent communication skills and willingness to collaborate with other developers
  • Comprehensive skills related to debugging and unit testing

What are the core freelance Python developer job responsibilities?

Clients may deploy freelance Python developers across multiple projects. Python is used in a variety of industries including web development, data science, machine learning, artificial intelligence, and application development. While each project might have its own set of objectives, freelance Python developers on Upwork typically are required to provide the following services:

  • Write scalable code using Core Python programming language
  • Collaborate and coordinate with development teams to set application requirements
  • Test and debug web applications
  • Develop and test back-end components
  • Integrate data storage solutions
  • Collaborate and coordinate with front-end developers
  • Develop and incorporate tools designed to monitor online traffic
  • Assess and reprogram, if necessary, databases to improve functionality

Should I get a degree or certification in Python?

In addition to developing your skills, obtaining a degree and/or professional certification can help your Upwork profile stand out. It’s also worth noting that extensive experience in programming languages such as Python, Ruby on Rails, JavaScript, ASP.NET MVC, and Objective-C can also give freelancers a competitive edge.

Examples of popular degrees or certifications suitable for freelance Python developers include:

  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science or management information from an accredited university
  • Certified Associate in Python Programming (PCAP)—offered by the Python Institute
  • Certified Professional in Python Programming (PCPP)—offered by the Python Institute

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