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  1. Alex Efros

    Alex Efros

    Perl Developer, Systems Architect, Linux Admin

    Ukraine - Last active: 01/22/2014 - Tests: 9 - Portfolio: 15

    Experienced in developing distributed systems, network services and backends for websites in Perl. I can develop complete website solution from Linux server installation and administration to complex modern web-interface in JavaScript (except graphical design). I'm developing software since 1989. I work as Perl/Web Developer since 1997. Development priorities: code simplicity and clarity, reliability, security, efficiency. I've experience with Apache and Nginx web servers, MySQL and NoSQL databases, Mojolicious and Backbone.js frameworks, Perl/HTML/JavaScript/CSS, FastCGI, non-blocking I/O, event-oriented and concurrent programming, complex parsing (fetching, parsing and processing complex data from thousands pages on hundreds websites every minute), service-oriented architecture, distributed computing, developing Perl modules, automated testing, … I work as Linux admin since 1994. Experienced in developing own Linux distribution from scratch (2001-2004). I've strong focus on security and since 2004 use Hardened Gentoo Linux. Experienced in developing large systems (50000+ man/hours) as Systems Architect and Senior Developer. Experienced Team Leader and Manager for small team (about 10 developers/testers). Also I'm author of many articles (mostly in Russian) and have small experience (about 6 months) as Top Manager in software company (about 200 employee). Since 2001 I'm working as full-time freelancer. I never agree to work which must be done quickly in exchange for quality. I like to do things in the Right Way and prefer simplicity and minimalism. I'm interested in tasks which should be implemented using OS Inferno and language Limbo (which usually mean distributed and/or highly concurrent systems). I'm looking for long-term business relationships with customers. More details (a lot of my open source software, perl modules, articles, links to LinkedIn/GitHub/etc. profiles) available on my website: http://powerman.name/

    $30.00 /hr
    0 hours
    5.00
  2. Rowan Wilson

    Rowan Wilson

    Linux Consultant and Web Developer

    United Kingdom - Last active: 07/04/2013 - Tests: 1

    Hi, I'm an experienced Linux systems administrator and web developer. I have over 15 years experience supporting and developing systems in many areas of IT. I live in Cheshire near to Crewe in the North West of England and I'm available for hire for pretty much any Linux based administration task or web based development project. Thank you for reading my profile.

    $50.00 /hr
    5 hours
    5.00
  3. Peter Pecoraro

    Peter Pecoraro

    Direct mail/marketing guru and professional tutor

    United States - Last active: 11/19/2014 - Tests: 2

    Seeking opportunities that capitalize on my 22 years of direct mail, data processing, and print production skills. I can take your data and creative elements and execute any and all phases that will lead to a successful direct mail campaign. Expert in vendor selection and consultation. I have worked with some of the largest and some of the most successful mailers in the country including Accudata, America Online, Bass Anglers, Christianity Today, Crain Communications, Disney Publishing, Fidelity Investments, Lenox Collections, National Audubon Society, Official Airline Guides, Simon and Schuster and Wal-Mart. SUMMARY OF PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE: 22 years of progressive experience in list hygiene (e.g. CASS, NCOA, merge/purge) services, data management, and database development for direct mail, telemarketing and email campaigns. Well versed in data enhancement solutions and modeling techniques. Proven track record of developing relationships with clients, vendors, data processing programmers and sales staff. Expert in consulting with clients on mailing strategies and database management. Results include improved accuracy of mail, reduced postage and overall improved utilization of client databases. Skilled in translating technical matters into understandable and compelling specifications and business solutions. Experienced buyer of print, paper, envelopes, forms, inserts, labels, variable personalized print, lettershop services and other specialties. Provided extensive, timely customer service to some of the largest direct marketing clients in the country, including Accudata, America Online, Bass Anglers, Christianity Today, Crain Communications, Disney Publishing, Fidelity Investments, Lenox Collections, National Audubon Society, Official Airline Guides, Simon and Schuster and Wal-Mart. Professional competencies include: Marketing strategy, data cleansing, list hygiene, postal presort, CRM, database development, and direct marketing campaign management. Proficient in the use of Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access, Lotus Notes, DOS Commands, TeleMagic and various proprietary software packages.

    $27.78 /hr
    1 hours
    5.00
  4. Joy Kandie

    Joy Kandie

    Certified Dynamics AX, web developer, certified database administrator

    Kenya - Last active: 3 months ago - Tests: 1 - Portfolio: 4

    Over the last 5 years, I have developed and customized microsoft dynamics AX ERP system for government institution, Microsoft dynamics AX retail POS for a leading supermarket in Kenya among other Projects. My core competency lies in complete end-end development and customization of ERP modules, Forms, workflows reports and Enterprise portal. I am seeking opportunities to provide support and customization of ERP for you or your business. I also have experience in the following areas:MS SQL, PHP, MySQL ,OOP, ERP, X++, dot Net, C# and software design and testing.

    $35.00 /hr
    0 hours
    5.00
  5. David C.

    David C.

    Project Manager/Programmer

    United States - Last active: 06/15/2011 - Tests: 2

    After I retired from the U.S. Navy in 1993, I completed my Bachelors Degree in Business Administration and Computer Science. I went on to complete my Masters Degree in Computer Information Systems. in 1995, I began working as a Progress Developer, and client manager for a Colorado Springs Firm called NxTrend. I spent a couple of years working as a Consulting Progress Programmer. I worked with QAD developing Object Oriented Progress programs, as well as customizations to the QAD flagship application MFG/PRO. I did customization work for clients such as TDK and Avon. In 1999 I moved to Michigan and joined a Tier One Automotive firm, Johnson Controls, Inc.. I performed several roles at Johnson Controls, including Senior Programmer Analyst, Supply Chain Management Business Analyst and IT Project manager. My primary business analyst and project management responsibilities were Logistics focused including NAFTA and International Trade. I have completed project from ideation through migration to the maintenance phase of the software lifecycle. I have been responsible not only for development, but also documentation (both functional and technical) and testing. I have a wealth of IT experience, and I look forward to putting it to use for you!

    $27.22 /hr
    0 hours
    5.00
  6. Michael R.

    Michael R.

    Programmer / Analyst

    United States - Last active: 04/13/2012 - Tests: 2 - Portfolio: 4

    Over the last 7 years, I have developed a wide range of websites using HMTL, DHTML, PHP, and MySQL including sites for startup companies and small businesses. My core competency lies in complete end-end management of a new website development project, and I am seeking opportunities to build websites from the ground up for you or your business. I also have experience in the following areas: SQL, Ajax, OOP, and software design and testing. You can view my online portfolio at http://www.nerdymike.com/portfolio.html

    $27.78 /hr
    0 hours
    5.00
  7. Juan Andrés Ghigliazza

    Juan Andrés Ghigliazza

    System engineer

    Uruguay - Last active: 06/16/2011 - Tests: 7

    Over the last years, I have been administering and designing solutions for the GNU/Linux servers on my job, being Debian and Red Hat like (Red Hat and CentOS) the distributions that I have used most. Now I am searching for some related work that can be done remotely. For more information on what I have been working with GNU/Linux servers, see my skills. Also, I have been developing in JEE, and I have made some works on Drupal.

    $40.00 /hr
    0 hours
    4.85
  8. Ryan Michael

    Ryan Michael

    MBA / PMP / Technical Writer / Siebel Certified Consultant / MCDBA

    United States - Last active: 3 months ago - Tests: 4

    A 15+ year IT industry veteran; I hold a bachelor of science in Information Systems and an MBA from the Kennesaw State University - Coles College of Business. I'm a certified project manager (PMP), a Siebel certified consultant, and previously obtained my MCDBA and A+ certifications. I have a plethora of IT experience including technical support & training, database administration, coding (Siebel & .NET), web design (PHP & CSS), business analysis, technical writing, and project management. I've led global CRM/ERP implementations and have been responsible for project budgets up to $2.6 million.

    $50.00 /hr
    0 hours
    5.00
  9. Tornike Metreveli

    Tornike Metreveli

    PhD Candidate

    Switzerland - Last active: 07/20/2012 - Portfolio: 4

    During the last three years I have been working in international environment - be it the British Parliament or NATO-affiliated international youth institution. My educational background is in political sciences (University of Edinburgh (MSc), Research Fellow at London School of Economics, and currently doing my PhD in Switzerland). My core competency lies in former Soviet space, in particular, I am consulting investors on the matters of political, legal and risk assessment in the South Caucasus region with focus on Georgia. I am also experienced of working on regional politics and energy security issues.

    $27.78 /hr
    0 hours
    5.00
  10. Shirvington Hannays

    Shirvington Hannays

    End User Support Analyst and Web Content Specialist

    Canada - Last active: 02/01/2012 - Tests: 13

    My core competency lies is in customer planning and support, web application development and design. I also have experience in the following areas: content management systems setup and maintenance; GoToWebinar design, coordination and presentation. Additionally am a trained and experience actor, independent filmmaker and creative writer with the expertise to create and present audio and video presentation that are engaging and informative.

    $25.00 /hr
    7 hours
    5.00