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  1. OLEH VOLKOV

    OLEH VOLKOV Agency Contractor

    Expert in C# technical drawing, 3d-modeling, database

    Ukraine - Last active: 9 days ago - Tests: 9 - Portfolio: 6

    I am writing programs last 22 years. I have been programming languages ​​C, C++, Java, C#, SQL, javascript, html, pascal, php, assembler, basic. I worked with Linux, Novell Netware, Windows, OS/2(ATM). I have been working for 10 years in different banks. I have deep knowledge in programming for financial institutions. Of course I create software and services for bank data base. I create 3d details in Solidworks and CAD system. I write desktop applications, web and mobile applications. I am writing code easier to understand, I do a lot of comments, I try to maximize test and exclude all of the error. I am also record in the log file to identify any errors in the application. This approach pays off when the need to make changes to it in the future. When I work, I am constantly in touch with the customer to ensure better cooperation between us. So, if we work together, you can expect that I will be constantly available, because if I were in your position, I would like the same thing. Experienced in: + Small and Very Large Databases + Desktop application + Client-server applications + Mobile application + 2D Game application + Small Web application development + Structured and OOP development best practice. + Work within a technically complex and fast-paced environment. + Solution researching and prototype development. + 3D modeling parts of mechanisms Specialties: + Application Platforms: Desktop, Mobile and Web + Concepts: OOP, Design Pattern, 3D modeling + Languages: C#, Java, PHP, AJAX, SQL, C/C++, Pascal, Markups (XML, html, CSS) + Database Systems: PostgreSql, Sybase ASE, MySQL, Microsoft SQL Server, Oracle, Firebird, MS Access + Application Server: Apache, IIS + Operating Systems: Linux, Windows, Android + Tools: Visual Studio, Eclipse, C++Builder, Delphi, Solidworks, Archicad Why should you hire me? - 100% money back guarantee if not satisfied for any reason - I am always available to communicate

    Associated with: Region IT

    $16.67 /hr
    152 hours
    5.00
  2. Leandro Wainberg

    Game Developer

    Argentina - Last active: 3 months ago

    I'm a Game Programmer with 6 years of experience in the industry. I have a degree in Computer Science and several published games for iOS/Android and PC/Mac. My strongest languages are C++ and C# (with Unity3D), but I also have professional experience with ActionScript 3, Torque Game Builder and others. My main interests are Gameplay programming, Multiplayer programming and AI.

    $30.00 /hr
    70 hours
    0.00
  3. Aaron Thearle

    Aaron Thearle

    Game Developer (Mobile/PC)

    United Kingdom - Last active: 2 days ago

    I have been designing and developing games for over 4 years,. Programming is my forte but I can see a game through from its inception to its final release, taking into account all aspects of the game's design. My skills extend to 3D Modelling, Texturing and Animating. UI Design and Implementation. Game Design and Rapid Prototyping. C#, C++, JS and AS2 and AS3. What drives me is the passion to succeed. If there is a problem, I can fix it. If someone else can do it, so can I.

    $8.89 /hr
    0 hours
    0.00
  4. Wilson P.

    Wilson P. Agency Contractor

    C/C++/OpenGL/Network Programmer

    India - Last active: 1 day ago - Tests: 3 - Portfolio: 5

    I am a C/C++ programmer with fair experience in Java and HTML/CSS/Javascript. I specialize in algorithm intensive game physics and ai, desktop applications using wxWidgets, machine learning and C++ based web development targetted for ASPs. Over past 2 years I have 1) Developed from scratch the physics and character maker for a 2D massively multiplayer game. 2) Developed Opensource web application framework in C++ which implements the fastcgi protocol and is designed to solve the c10k problem. 3) GUI for several desktop trading applications using wxWidgets.

    Associated with: Kefas Softwares

    $22.22 /hr
    2,544 hours
    0.00
  5. Barnabas T.

    Barnabas T.

    C, C++, Java, PHP, SQL, PL/SQL, Pascal, assembly, OOP, Design Patterns

    Hungary - Last active: 2 months ago - Tests: 5

    If you have a development project like as desktop or web application or a simple homework and if you need fast help for a specific problem I can - write software, individual components or modules for you - investigate and fix your implementation bugs - help to make a good and clear implementation or design - review your existing sources codes If you want to improve your knowledge also you can get complete courses about: - programming languages: C, C++, Java, PHP, SQL, PL/SQL, Pascal or x86 assembly - multi threading, socket programming and inter process communication on Windows and UNIX/Linux platforms - data structures, elementary and advanced algorithms - object oriented design methodology - design patterns as creational, structural, behavioral and concurrency patterns - data modelling in relational database systems: Oracle, MySQL

    $30.00 /hr
    0 hours
    0.00
  6. Tommaso M.

    Senior C/C++ Programmer and Game Developer

    Italy - Last active: 20 days ago - Tests: 5

    Thorough knowledge of C/C++ programming language. Expert Visual Studio user, with strong debugging skills. Good knowledge of gcc toolchain for developing in linux environment. Worked in the game industry for more than 1 year, collaborating to a commercial PC title called Lords of Football. Collaborated remotely with the University of London as developer of an animation system written in C++. Strong math background, particularly applied to the computer graphics field. Strong knowledge of game engine architectures and practical experience with OpenGL/GLSL and Direct3D APIs Experience with many collaboration tools including source code management systems such as Git, SVN and Mercurial. Known development platforms: Windows, Linux I'm willing to work as a tool developer and game/graphics programmer primarily, but I'm also opened to a wide variety of applications.

    $33.33 /hr
    0 hours
    0.00
  7. Muhammad Zaigam

    Muhammad Zaigam

    Senior iOS, Android and Cross-platform Developer

    Pakistan - Last active: 13 days ago - Portfolio: 10

    - A software engineer not a programmer who had to pick up a lot of skills from GitHub workflows to more involved testing, in order to transitioned into this new role. - 5 years of professional experience in mobile applications development. - Have predominant expertise in iOS & Android platform. - Successfully published more than 30 apps on App Store & Android Market. - Responsible for driving each project from the start (software design, development and deployment) to release. - Successfully developed apps for clients like Sunstorm, Safetycam Locations Europe Ltd, Saudi Government, Avaya, NBCUniversal and Channel 4. - Some of my applications reached Apple Top 100 apps and were also acknowledged under 'New and Noteworthy' and 'What's Hot'.

    $20.00 /hr
    143 hours
    5.00
  8. Mian Umair

    Mian Umair Agency Contractor

    .: Top Expert IOS Professional Developer:.

    United Arab Emirates - Last active: 4 days ago - Tests: 3 - Portfolio: 4

    I am an expert developer with 4 year experience of IOS games and apps.I have excellent command over cocos2d and cocoa touch along with open source libraries.My speciality lies in quality work and I believe in total customer satisfaction by doing job before time. My core competency lies in developing top notch apps, which gain maximum market shares.It is my passion to develop user friendly UI with eye catching graphics to get final product with maximum business shares in market. Besides that I am IT consultant and entrepreneur. I am seeking oppourtunities to get good business for you and your company. Thanks for your time

    Groups: BoonEx

    Associated with: skoolofapps

    $20.00 /hr
    88 hours
    4.94
  9. Petr Novak

    Petr Novak

    Programmer, server administrator, translator

    Belgium - Last active: 2 months ago - Tests: 15 - Portfolio: 1

    I've studied Computer Networks and Communications together with Artificial Intelligence/Natural Language Processing at Masaryk University in the Czech Republic. I have experience in Server Administration for various linux distribution (mainly Red Hat Enterprise Linux, Arch Linux, and Debian), Plesk Panel, Linux/UNIX scripting, Raspberry PI. I enjoy programming in C, C++, Java, Prolog, Perl and Python. I have plenty of experience with creating web applications with PHP, MySQL, javascript, Angular JS, jQuery, HTML(5), XML. I like to typeset in LaTeX. And from time to time I perform English-Czech and Czech-English translation. Should you have any question concerning my ability to perform a certain task, please contact me.

    $30.00 /hr
    16 hours
    4.99