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  1. Apu Ghose

    Apu Ghose

    Expert PHP Developer

    Bangladesh - Last active: 25 days ago - Tests: 3

    Hi, I have about 9 years of experience in the field of IT, especially in SEO, developing web based software, website, e-commerce site, auction site, Android and iPhone Apps. I have extensive knowledge in OOP and MVC framework such as codeigniter, Yii, etc. In addition, I am very good in wordpress, joomla, prestashop. I strongly feel that my 9 years of experience in PHP, AJAX, JavaScript, Jquery, CSS, HTML, DHTML, XHTML, MySql, Oracle, Objective-C, C, C++, C#, Java, VB, ASP, LISP, prolog, Assembly Language (MASM), WML, WMLScript, MATLAB would satisfy all the necessary qualities required by the clients. As I have handled many critical issues as a team leader, I think I am the best to lead in the critical areas of coding and help the software engineers in software development. Furthermore, my experience in dealing with local and foreign clients would help in maintaining liaison and performing coordination role with the vendors or other stakeholders closely. Some of my developed sites are: www.adforadollar.com, www.diversesystem.com, www.skinmedix.com, www.scorpionsport.com, www.greatleathers.com, www.noveltyline.com, www.officechairsplace.com, www.absolutefencinggear.com, www.eduardo-xavier.com, www.noblewarprize.com, www.cedgeonline.com.au, www.icsinesstimes.net, www.knucklesdojo.com, www.icebusinesstimes.net

    $8.89 /hr
    100 hours
    0.00
  2. Jacob K.

    Jacob K.

    3D Art, Animation,Game Dev

    United States - Last active: 22 days ago - Tests: 6

    I have 5 years experience in game development both in art and programming. My strength sways more to the programming side of things The game engine that I have used the most is Unity 3D and also Cryengine 3. On the art side I am an expert with 3DS Max and my current version is 2015. I do my own textures and sculpting with zBrush and Substance Painter. All animations are built in 3DS Max or MotionBuilder using Motion capture. With programming I mainly use C# for Unity 3D and Lua and C++ for CryEngine 3 and Unreal Engine 4. My strengths in each language is networking and optimization. I love working in game environments but I also work on renderings for architecture and for commercial products as well.

    $25.56 /hr
    9 hours
    0.00
  3. Jaden Skylit

    Computer Science Graduate interested in game development and testing.

    Philippines - Last active: 2 months ago - Tests: 1

    As a fresh graduate, I don't have a lot of achievements yet but here are some: - Essay Writing Champion (local level) at my school - Magazine editor (inSTInct) at my school - Secretary at ITSA (Information Technology Students Association) at my school - Expert in using notepad to find solutions to weird system errors. (sounds unbelievable I know...) - Finished creating two indie games including a visual novel and an Action RPG That's it! I'd like to be a Game Designer someday and I know I need to go through a lot for that. :)

    $3.00 /hr
    75 hours
    0.00
  4. Tetiana Kobzar

    Tetiana Kobzar Agency Contractor

    Product and Project Manager, Scrum Master

    Ukraine - Last active: 1 day ago - Tests: 3 - Portfolio: 4

    I have been working in IT industry for 9 years, 5 of them - as product manager, project manager and producer fro mobile games and apps. Communication with clients and investors, developers coordination, requirement analysis, specifications creation, usability review, design documentation, and other responsibilities are in area of my expertise. I have a technical background - Master degree in Computer Science and software development experience, so I can effectively communicate with both developers and non-technical colleagues. I am Certified Scrum Master, use agile approaches in all of my projects, familiar with the common practices and share the values of Agile Manifesto.

    Associated with: Diversido Mobile

    $22.22 /hr
    498 hours
    0.00
  5. M Athar Agency Contractor

    C++ OpenCV C# ASP.Net Java Android JavaScript PHP HTML5 CSS3 PhoneGap

    Pakistan - Last active: 10/27/2013 - Tests: 18 - Portfolio: 7

    I am a Software Engineer with experience in: - C/C++, C# WPF, WCF, ASP.Net, - PHP, MySQL, JavaScript, jQuery, XML, JSON Assembly. - C# WPF, Prism MVVM, Silverlight, Azure app development - Image processing with C++, OpenCV, C#, OpenGL, GLSL - Web Scraping, Email Parsing, CRM I provide 100% client satisfaction, reliability and good quality of work. - Java, J2EE, Swing, JavaFX, Hibernate, Spring, JSF, Strut MVC - NetBeans, Eclipse, IntelliJ IDEA - Windows/ Mac iOS/ Android / iPhone / iPad apps. - Amazon Web Services (AWS) - Web developer, Web Research, PC Graphic, Web data scraping - WordPress themes and plugins development - E-Commerce, Wp-Commerce, OsCommerce, WooCommerce - cPanel, Plesk, website maintenance /hosting / transfer Management - T-SQL, SQL Server programming. - Designing programming MS SQL databases, MS Sql Server Stored Procedures, SQL Server Reporting Services (SSRS) and SQL Server Integration Services (SSIS) - Source Control SVN, TortoiseSVN, github, VisualSVN, Maven, Mercurial, Bitbucket - SSL TLS Sockets, MultiThreaded programming, Secure Socket Programming, - Smart Cards, Secure client Server Socket Programming - Cryptography standards - X509 Self signed root certificate creation authentication - Bit/bytes manipulation - Smart Cards, SET Secure Electronic Transfer, - knowledge of ISO 7810, ISO 7816 - ISO 8583 Financial transaction card originated messages - Google Maps API V-3 programming - E-Commerce Solutions. - Web scraping, web Crawler, Data extraction programing - CorelDraw, Adobe Illustrator, Photoshop - VB.Net, SQL Server, MS Acces VBA Programming, MS Excel VBA Programming, MS Powerpoint VBA Programming, PPT Game Programming - VBA Excel spreadsheet programming skills - Sales, Purchase, Inventory Accounting - Business management Solutions, Software - POS Point of Sale application using barcode scanner and thermal printers

    Associated with: Software Consultants

    $22.22 /hr
    155 hours
    0.00
  6. Samuel Bhutani Agency Contractor

    iOS Cocos 2D, Objective C, Cocoa

    India - Last active: 17 days ago - Tests: 5 - Portfolio: 8

    Highly Skilled, Quality Delivery & Experienced iOS Developer with 6+ years of Experience Specialization Categories of App Development - ===================================== 1. Chat Apps 2. Social Apps 3. Game Apps 4. Kids & Education Apps 5. Health & Fitness Apps 6. Food Order & Take Away Apps 7. Restaurant Apps 8. Online Directory Apps 9. Business, Enterprise Apps 10. Music Apps 11. QR Code/Bar Code Apps For your reference, I can share my prestigious "Clientele List".

    Associated with: Signity Software Solutions Pvt. Ltd.

    $16.67 /hr
    18 hours
    0.00
  7. Muhammad Siddique

    Muhammad Siddique Agency Contractor

    Internet suffering Certified, Typing speed 80/Mins

    Pakistan - Last active: 07/28/2013 - Tests: 4

    I have been very good in creative writing. I worked for some newspapers to write articles for them in Pakistan. I've been working as financial analyst in a MNC. My education background help me a lot to write on Finance and Statistics. along with this i also love to write on general topics.

    Associated with: creative_cloud

    $3.33 /hr
    2 hours
    0.00
  8. Ephraim Mernilo

    Ephraim Mernilo

    Quality and Affordable Professional Graphic Designer

    Philippines - Last active: 3 months ago - Tests: 3 - Portfolio: 3

    I'm a graphic designer employee, I'm here because i want to experience or rather learn how to extend my knowledge on this kind of career. And also to use my potentials to earn more money for myself and my family. I also want to help other people (my future clients) using my skills and knowledge as a graphic artist. I do lots of jobs this past 5 years like Graphic Designing, Layouts, encoding, photo editing, data scrapping, etc. Using my knowledge in MS Word, Excel, Power Point, and also Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, Indesign and Lightroom. I want to impress all my clients and also to give them the quality jobs that they need using my knowledge. I also want to build a good working and friendly relationship in everyone here in Odesk that will appreciate my knowledge and my skills. Having a positive feedback will help me to boost my confidence here in Odesk. “I'm a greater believer in luck, and I find the harder I work the more I have of it” - Thomas Jefferson

    $5.60 /hr
    14 hours
    0.00
  9. Jacqui Lynn Chua

    Jacqui Lynn Chua

    Social Media Savvy, Customer Relations Expert, Experienced Supervisor

    Philippines - Last active: 2 months ago - Tests: 7

    Highly experienced in Customer Experience and Customer Service & Support, Marketing, Merchandising and Promotions. Looking to pursue a work from home career.

    $5.00 /hr
    579 hours
    0.00
  10. Julie Schmidt

    Julie Schmidt

    Medical Transcription/ Keyboarding/ web searching

    United States - Last active: 05/27/2010 - Tests: 6

    I have 15 years experience in the medical field as an LVN. I learned the medical language and how the medical record stands in the patient's care. I have also had 4 years in the banking industry to sharpen my customer service, and computer skills. At this time I am looking to obtain full time work with my computer from my home.

    $8.89 /hr
    12 hours
    0.00