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Srđan Tajdić

Srđan Tajdić


Serbia - Tests: 3 - Portfolio: 4

If you are interested in some new,fresh and original ideas, you should consider hiring me. Video editing is something that I really enjoy. I am looking for good opportunities to start working and earn extra money while finishing studies.

100% Job Success
$6.67 /hr
8 hours

Awni H.

Awni H.

Experienced Team of iOS,Android,PHP,SNS,C#,GPS, and Game Developers

Jordan - Tests: 11 - Portfolio: 7

Member of the Application Developers Alliance 10+ years in C#, ASP.NET, AJAX, Java Script, VB.NET, Web, GPS, Vehicle Tracking, SQL Sever, SQL Server Compact, and Windows Mobile development. More than 10 years of experience in software development, as technical team leader, system analysis, and project management. We have extensive experience in Social Networks, Minimum Viable Products, and start-ups. Our team excels in the following areas: - .NET( C#, ASP.NET, VB.NET, LINQ, Entity Framework), Java - Mobile Development( Android, Android SDK, iOS, Objective-C, BlackBerry, Windows Phone, PhoneGap, ExtJS, HTML5, xCode, Titanium/Appcelerator) - Game Developement( Android, Android SDK, iOS, Objective-C, BlackBerry, Windows Phone, PhoneGap, ExtJS, HTML5 xCode, Titanium/Appcelerator) - Mapping, GPS, GIS, Google Maps V3/V2, Vehicle Tracking - Server-side applications development - Database(SQLServer, Oracle, MySQL, SQLite) - Database Modelling - Web Development(ASP.NET, PHP, RESTful APIs, JavaScript, AJAX, Web Services) - XML, JSON - Amazon, AWS, EC2, AppHarbor - SVN, TFS, Github 4+ years Android, iPhone, iPad, iOS, BlackBerry, Windows Phone Development.

Groups: Application Developers Alliance, Corona Labs

80% Job Success
$33.33 /hr
1,784 hours

Klein B.

Klein B.

Unity 3D Programmer

Brazil - Tests: 1 - Portfolio: 7

I am a Unity 3D developer, and my objective is to deliver high quality software. That is what I have been doing professionally for nearly 5 years now. I am familiar with a wide variety of plug-ins and I can work as the sole programmer in a project, or as part of a team. I am also used to deal with all sorts of documentations involved in the process of creating a game or any other sort of interactive application. I can either create the needed documentation, or I can work with the documentation provided by the clients. I have also worked as a Project Manager, and I like to make use of Agile Software Development methodologies, even when working remotely. If you are looking for quality and commitment, I'm your guy.

$23.33 /hr
29 hours

Ana Sârbescu

Ana Sârbescu

Games Development Assistant Producer

Macedonia - Tests: 3 - Portfolio: 1

My main experience is in quality assurance, but more user experience oriented. Have worked for more than 5 years in the games industry and tried to specialize on product management, reaching out to the clients' needs. Have work in this direction as clients relations and support, as well as designing and improving games and games website. From the technical point of view, i am experienced in implementing and improving Testing processes under agile methodologies, as well as performing manual and automated testing, both desktop and mobile, especially games and e-commerce applications, but not only. Looking forward to find projects that empower the creativeness of the team and the will of giving their best for good results, where self improvement is a must and the accent is put on teamwork.

$22.22 /hr
4,019 hours

Imran L.

Imran L.

Ruby on Rails, PHP, iPhone, Android, HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript, jQuery

Pakistan - Tests: 10 - Portfolio: 4

Over the past 4 years I am working in Ruby on Rails, PHP, iPhone, Android, HTML5, CSS3, Javascript, jQuery, Sencha Touch, Google Maps, CoffeeScript, Sass etc. I have developed Softwares and Web-Based Applications. Please! see my Portfolio for more detail.

83% Job Success
$5.56 /hr
831 hours

Akio Games

Akio Games

Unity3d Game & Server Developer

Japan - Tests: 3 - Portfolio: 13

Hello "I was obliged to be industrious. Whoever is equally industrious will succeed equally well." I started developing game in December 2009 on Unity3D, I am a Unity3D Developer with 6 years experience and total 8 years of experience in the games industry. And I also have been developed mobile game Backend server side (Photon Server, Smartfox2x, Socket server by C++) I have completed a lot of online game projects with Server side and always I delivered high quality in timeline. I like the SATISFACTION of client and Top QUALITY and Right TIMELINE!!! I can work full time for your job. My skills and experiences are following (1)Mobile Game Engines - 1. Unity3D,Unity2d (In recently, I have made all games by Unity3d) - 2. Cocos2D-x, cocos2d (2) 3rd Party. - NGUI ,EZ-GUI, 2dTool Kit - In App Purchasing, Social Networking, Etcetera, Google Play Service. -All Network Ads. (3)Game Server - Multiplayer Game Server: Photon Server, SmartFox2x , Socket server, tomcat(Spring MVC-JSON)server, Apache Server. (4)Various Games Development. -Unity3d MMORPG game with Game Server(Photon, Smartfox2x, Web) - Online Game, Multiplayer Game, Social Game, Strategy Game, Turn Based Game, RPG Games - Endless Racing game - Endless Running Game such as Temple Run. - Real Physic engine game(similar to Hill Climb and Angry Bird)

100% Job Success
$35.00 /hr
149 hours

Raniel Sales

Raniel Sales

Mobile Games Producer

Philippines - Tests: 3 - Portfolio: 5

I am a game developer leading a team with multiple games released at the IOS, Android and Blackberry store. Aside from games I can work on maintenance, releasing and updating of mobile apps. Me and my team can cater all your mobile development needs from art, programming and back-end development. Me and my team has multiple experiences working with clients, we are very keen on making the deadline and the clients budget work, we always make sure that we put what the client wants and what they want to achieve will maintaining professional level quality.

93% Job Success
$15.00 /hr
2 hours

Japhet Eisenhdorf Jabulin

Japhet Eisenhdorf Jabulin

Programmer, Game Developer, Software Developer, Virtual Assistant

Philippines - Tests: 9 - Portfolio: 2

Work with minimal or no supervision, meet deadlines, and understand directions in one go and work in the right manner. I am a student of Bachelor of Science in Information Technology - I am Knowledgeable in Game Development using Unity3d and Computer Programming specially Java, Python, Visual Basic, C# and Turbo C and Knowledgeable about Database using Microsoft Access and SQL I can do Internet Research,Internet Marketing, Classified Ads Posting,Data-entry,Administrative Stuffs, Email Response Handling and some Graphic Designs.

100% Job Success
$3.33 /hr
2,149 hours

Nino Feland Mendoza

Nino Feland Mendoza

Autocad/Photoshop Outsourcing/Research/Anime/Online or LAN Games/Blogs

Philippines - Tests: 12 - Portfolio: 64

*Current Team Leader and Project Coordinator of an outsourcing team creating shop drawings on Facade/Aluminum Glazing Projects utilizing Arcadia, Kawneer and LTS framing systems. *Skillful in Autodesk AutoCAD, Adobe Photoshop CS6 and Adobe Illustrator CS6. *Proficient in video making and editing for Youtube or other video downloading sites. *Well organized, hardworking and trustworthy individual which is highly capable of becoming a virtual assistant. (Data Entry, Research, Emails) *Knowledgeable on MS Office such as Word, Excel and PowerPoint. *Excellent English both in speaking and writing. *Interested on exploring other opportunities to learn and gain valuable experience. *To provide Quality check on Web and Software Development.(Keen and do have great eyes on details) *Takes and completes Active Courses with corresponding exams to represent clients. - Recent Course Completed: The 3 Active Courses in Real State CE (6 hours TREC Legal Update & Ethics MCE, 6 hours MCE Broker Responsibility & 3 hours Contracts Law). All of these courses been completed successfully way faster than the Estimated Time with high marks.

$4.44 /hr
397 hours

Davor Vukovic

Davor Vukovic

Graphic-Web Designer, 3D animator, Video Production

Serbia - Tests: 4 - Portfolio: 5

I'm graduated digital artist, with more than 12 years of experience in the field of production, video, 2D and 3D arts. I've done a lot of marketing jobs, such as Video Production, Poster Design, Logo Design, Short Commercials, Animation.... My skills in Web and Graphic Design, Adobe-Creative-Suite (all CS software), Autodesk 3dsMax, Autodesk Maya, are worth enough to work as a freelancer. Also, I am Licensed English Teacher and a Remote Administrator with more than 15 years of experience. Professionalism is important here. As a professional, I am committed to learn and acquire experience to further my career. In addition, I want to expand my knowledge in the vast field of Web Design, Graphic Design and 3D Modelling.

88% Job Success
$11.11 /hr
1,691 hours