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Aleksandr S. - Localization Specialist

Aleksandr S.

Localization Specialist

0 hours
“High quality translation at a great rate. Will re-hire for all future Russian translations!”
  • Localization
  • Android
  • Python
Aliaksandr N. - Python Developer

Aliaksandr N.

Python Developer

42 hours
“Excellent - very quick communication and project completed exactly as requested. Would gladly deal with again.”
  • Python
  • SQL
  • Django
  • Scrapy
Igor K. - Scala, Python developer

Igor K.

Scala, Python developer

808 hours
“Really good at software engineering.”
  • Scala
  • Python
  • C
  • C++
  • Core Java
Chaker B. - Python / PHP Fullstack Web Developer

Chaker B.

Python / PHP Fullstack Web Developer

1,959 hours
“Excellent communication and very skillful!”
  • PHP
  • Python
  • SQL
  • JavaScript
  • C
Anton S. - Python and Django Developer

Anton S.

Python and Django Developer

1,185 hours
“Excellent experience working with Anton. Will start another contract today”
  • Python
  • Django
  • twitter api
Shiv A. - Expert in  Data Analytics with Web Scraping

Shiv A.

Expert in Data Analytics with Web Scraping

94 hours
“Thank you for your great effort Shiv. He is a great developer, fast adapting, organised and reliable. We are very satisfied with the work and we are looking forward to working...”
  • Data scraping
  • Python
  • C#
  • PHP
Jon G. - Gis Developer

Jon G.

Gis Developer

183 hours
“Jon is very smart person, an expert in maps, he gave us options about his work, and the final work was just exactly what wee needed, highly recommended.”
  • ArcGIS
  • OpenLayers
  • Python
Viktor K. - Game Developer

Viktor K.

Game Developer

990 hours
“Good intuitive understanding of my needs. Always thinking 2-3 steps ahead, in order to keep the project moving smoothly. Will be working with him again for the next project.”
  • Game Development
  • C
  • C++
  • Lua
Faruque A. - Web Scraper

Faruque A.

Web Scraper

4,621 hours
“Great freelancer, would use again any time!”
  • Web Crawling
  • Web scraping
Md. A. - iOS/tvOS/watchOS Development, Swift, SpriteKit

Md. A.

iOS/tvOS/watchOS Development, Swift, SpriteKit

131 hours
“Great job well done, will hire again”
  • iOS Development
  • Swift
  • PHP
Türker S. - Linux SysAdmin, Python/Django

Türker S.

Linux SysAdmin, Python/Django

3,021 hours
United Kingdom
“Did everything as we agreed upon, was very fast. Communication could have been a bit better, but it was very fast and in correct way done! Will hire again.”
  • Python
  • PHP
  • Django
  • Nginx

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