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  1. Aleksandr Sabanov

    Aleksandr Sabanov

    Developer, Designer, Flasher, Analytic, Release Engineer

    Russia - Tests: 4 - Portfolio: 11

    There are two cool quotes: Life is too short to waste it on unloved work. A journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step. And I think all of us need to love their job and to make steps toward the dream! I am GameDev with the skills of Designer or a Designer with abilities developer. Over 8 years of experience in the gaming and web industry. Flash, Photoshop, Google Analytics, Preparation and Release of your project to AppStore, Google Play, Amazon, Samsung Store etc. Sometimes I make videos for work and for myself and I love this work. High attention to detail, customer desires and excellent problem solving skills. Can make the world a better place and make your business idea a reality!

    $10.00 /hr
    0 hours
    0.00
  2. Simon Barlow

    Simon Barlow

    Writer and Designer

    United Kingdom - Portfolio: 2

    I am a 15 year games industry veteran with multiple AAA titles to my credit. I have written both creatively and technically, for large-scale design projects, PR and marketing, web and print articles, and personally for RPG campaigns and my own blog. I have a degree in Sound Technology from the Liverpool Institute for Performing Arts, and am a Certified Scrum Product Owner from the Scrum Alliance.

    $35.00 /hr
    0 hours
    0.00
  3. Tetiana Kobzar

    Tetiana Kobzar Agency Contractor

    Product and Project Manager, Scrum Master

    Ukraine - 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
    504 hours
    0.00
  4. Zafar M.

    Zafar M. Agency Contractor

    Software Engineer and Architect, Web and Mobile Technologies

    Pakistan - Tests: 22 - Portfolio: 11

    2300+ hours on oDesk. TOP RATED contractor endorsed by oDesk (UpWork) having skills in: - Android / iOS / Windows / Mac/ Unix, Linux - Java, C++, C#, PHP, Ruby, Ruby on Rails, Python - Node.js, MongoDB, Express, AngularJS, sails.js - HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript, jQuery, AJAX - Twitter Bootstrap, Common.js, CoffeeScript, Backbone, Marionette - Cloud computing, AWS, Heroku, DigitalOcean, Azure, Google Compute Engine, Google app Engine - Java, J2SE, J2EE, JSF, swing, spring, strut, Hibernate, NUnit - JavaCC Compiler Lexical analyzer parser - C/C++, Qt Framework, Boost Library, STL - Image processing, OpenCV, Emgu, OpenGL - PHP, MySQL, Laraval, Zend Framework, LAMP, WAMP - PHP MVC Frameworks: Laravel, CodeIgniter, CakePHP - WordPress, Joomla, Drupal - Magento, WooCommerce, BigCommerce, Prestashop, concrete5, - Moodle - C# .Net, ASP.NET MVC, WPF, WCF - Prism MVVM, MVC4 Razor - Twitter Apps development with Twitter API, Twitter Streaming API - Bluetooth, Smart watch, RFCOMM, BLE 4.0, A2DP, EDR - Source control SVN, Git, GitHub, TortoiseSVN, Maven, Bitbucket, VisualSVN - Responsive Web Development - Adobe AIR, Phonegap, Twitter Bootstrap - AV media stream programming, codecs, encoding - FFmpeg, H.264/MPEG-4 AVC - Video streaming platforms Wowza, Red5, Adobe Media Server, Flash Media Server, Helix, - Multicast, unicast, HLS - Streaming protocols RTP, UDP, RTSP, HLS, RTMP, MPEG-DASH, Smooth Streaming, HDS - Web scraping, Web Crawler, Data extraction with PHP C# HtmlAgility Pack - XML, JSON, BSON - Web Services, WDSL, SOAP, RESTful API - Adobe Flash, Flex and ActionScript 3 - Database: MS Access 2007 / 2010 / 2013 - SQL Server 2008 R2 - SQLite, MySQL, MongoDB, RavenDB - NetBeans, Eclipse, IntelliJ IDEA, JBOSS, Tomcat, WebSphere - Scala, Play, Swing, AWT, JavaFX, JNI, client/server programming - TCP/IP, UDP, secure socket, client/server, network programming - p2p, using multi-bitrate streaming network programming - Experience with Git, Maven, Eclipse, JUnit, and GDB - SSL proxy server programing - Fiddler like debugging proxy server - Console based - Advance level Skills in C, C++/Qt, STL, Boost - C++ Win32, TCP/IP, WinSock, socket client / server - Objective C, Cocoa, Unity 3D, XNA - WxWidgets, Xcode Mac, iOS - Developed Business Management Software - Supply chain Management Software - Point of Sale POS Software, Microsoft POS - Sale Purchase, Accounting, Inventory software - Inventory, Sales and Purchase Order Management - DotNetNuke, Web Matrix 2 Programmer - CRM Business Management & Development - Developed POS Point Of Sale Software applications using Access, SQL Server - Websites for start up companies and small businesses - Complete end to end Project management of Business Process automation - SSL TLS Sockets, Threads programming - Smart Cards, Secure client / Server Socket Programming - Cryptography standards, X509 Self signed root certificate creation authentication - CorelDRAW, Corel PHOTO-PAINT, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Photoshop Smart card, SET secure electronic Transfer on money knowledge of ISO 8583, ISO 7816, ISO 7810 Data warehousing, Data mining Database Programming in VB, PHP/MySQL, MS Access, SQL Server Technical Projects (Electro Mechanical Control systems, Telecom, GSM, GPS etc).

    Groups: BigCommerce

    Associated with: StSol House, Web Solutions

    $27.78 /hr
    2,301 hours
    3.85
  5. Samuel Febrian

    Samuel Febrian

    Professional Game Developer

    Indonesia - Tests: 4 - Portfolio: 5

    I work as indie game developer. Currently, I am developing and researching a RPG game by using machine learning technique as game Artificial Intelligence. The game that I am developing is an online game, powered by Smartfoxserver 2X as game server and Unity 3D as game engine. My best skills are C#, Javascript, Java, SQL, and server configuration.

    $11.11 /hr
    128 hours
    5.00
  6. Danny N.

    Danny N.

    CSS/SEO/xHTML/Photoshop/Wordpress/Data Entry

    Philippines - Tests: 7 - Portfolio: 8

    I'm a Web Developer with more than 5 years of well rounded experience. My skills include HTML, CSS, PHP, MySQL, Javascript and Graphic Design. I also have experience with Search Engine Optimization (SEO) and Internet Marketing. Objective: To obtain the position of the Technical Support that will leverage my technical skills, communication and operation research skills. Skills: HTML xHTML SEO Data Entry Wordpress CSS Photoshop Link Building

    $6.00 /hr
    2,573 hours
    3.88
  7. Vishal Bhagwat

    Vishal Bhagwat

    Developer

    India - Tests: 2 - Portfolio: 3

    I want to contribute towards the development & growth of dynamic organization where I can utilize my knowledge & skill effectively & efficiently. My objective is to provide the highest quality of work, and I have the required expertise in my chosen fields to do so.I also work very efficiently and abide by deadlines. I am very confident in my computer skills as well as my English skills. I always strive to achieve the utmost on every project with professionalism and perfection. Over the last 3 years, I am working as full time freelance for Odesk with nice feed back :) I have an excellent experience in working with all types of Data Entry works like: -- Internet Research -- Email Sending/Handling -- Data Mining/Cleaning/Analyzing/Processing -- Word Processing (MS-Word 2003/2007/2010) -- Spreadsheet Creation (MS-Excel 2003/2007/2010) -- Data Entry/Conversion (PDF2Word/Excel & vice-versa) I am also proficient in using the following tools: -- HTML (Basic) -- Salesforce (Basic) -- Photoshop (Basic) -- IP/Proxy changing task -- Adobe Acrobat Pro -- Any kind of ongoing repetitive/tedious tasks etc.

    $5.56 /hr
    0 hours
    0.00
  8. Kamran Ali

    Kamran Ali

    Game developer,Game SQA,Game Monetization

    Pakistan - Tests: 3 - Portfolio: 11

    I love games and am very passionate about creating games and bringing ideas to life . I have one year of game development experience and still working in the gaming industry and i am always looking to learn new industry trends and techniques.Currently i am working on mobile platforms (Android , IOS, Windows Phone) using UNITY3D . I am part of a talented team who makes both 2D and 3D Games.

    $10.00 /hr
    0 hours
    0.00