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  1. Sergio S.

    Sergio S.

    JEE Architect - Developer / ExtJS Developer

    Guatemala - Last active: 1 day ago - Tests: 5 - Portfolio: 5

    Highly skilled systems architect and developer with more than 25 years of experience designing, developing and deploying applications, from old single platform “green-screen” to multi-tier / distributed systems. Business experience in manufacturing, accounting, distributing, payroll, finance and TELCO: ✔ Strong knowledge of Java SE and JEE stacks, from early versions 1.x up to latest version SE 7 and JEE 6. ✔ Deep understanding of old technologies such Cobol, ISAM, flat files, pipes, “green screen”, etc. This knowledge allowed me to design, code and implement integrations between new applications with legacy ones. ✔ Solid leading and mentoring skills to help and encourage individuals to maximize their productivity by applying the best practices, frameworks, libraries and technology in general. ✔ I'm always learning about new technologies and tools to ease and reduce time spent in application development and deployment. Technology by itself is worth nothing if it does not solve real world problems.

    $45.00 /hr
    652 hours
    5.00
  2. Csaba Toth

    Csaba Toth

    High-Skilled Mobile Developer for IOS & Android

    Hungary - Last active: 1 day ago - Tests: 9 - Portfolio: 11

    Hello *****Best Quality and Fast Speed******* I am Csaba Toth, a talented Mobile application developer. I have a good experience of Mobile application and games. Also, I have developed a lot of Desktop applications and web development. Mobile device platform: - iPhone 6 plus, iPhone 6, iPhone 5s, iPhone5, iPhone4s - iPad Air, iPad4, iPad3, iPad mini - Google Nexus 5, Samsung Galaxy S5, S4, S3, HTC One My skill-set: - Native: iOS, Android, Windows8 (Objective-C, Swift, Java, C#), JNI, NDK (C/C++) - Hybrid: PhoneGap, Xamarin, Titanium (HTML5, jQuery Mobile, C#) - Web service: XML/JSON, REST/SOAP - Cloud backend: Parse.com, Parse SDK, Parse REST, Parse Cloud Code, Amazon S3 EC2 AWS, Firebase, Twillio, Plivio - Chat & Messaging Engine: XMPP, Jabber, OpenFire, OpenTok WebRTC, Ejabberd, Erlang - Video/audio/image processing: OpenCV, GPU Image, CoreAudio, EZAudio, Pitch Control, Bass, AVFoundation - Video/audio streaming, codec: Wowza, Red5, H.323, MPEG-4 - VOIP, Cloud Communication: Twillio, Heroku, Tokbox - HTML5, PHP, ASP, JSP, C# and their frameworks - MySQL, SQLite, Oracle, SQL Server, ODBC - Facebook, Twitter, Linkedin, Instagram, Dropbox, Youtube, Pinterest, Vimeo - Google Map, Foursquare, Geolocation, GPS, Open Street Maps - Cocos2D, OpenGL, Corona, Unity3D, Box2D - Game Center, In-App Purchase, RPG server - iAd, Adwirl, Revmob, Admob, Chartboost, Tapjoy, Flurry, Testflight - Cloud services: Parse.com, iCloud, Rackspace, Zoho CRM, Salesforce, Azure, AWS, EC2, Dropbox

    Groups: Application Developers Alliance

    $44.44 /hr
    288 hours
    4.80
  3. Alvaro Gomez

    Alvaro Gomez

    Computer vision, Machine learning and pattern recognition expert

    Peru - Last active: 3 days ago - Tests: 5

    M. Sc. in Computer science with a mention in image processing and pattern recognition. Im a Computer vision specialist with over 4 years of hands on experience on a variety of computer vision applications. I have strong background in maths and computer science, research skills in computer vision, senior programmer in C/C++ and Matlab. On the past years i focused on the development of computer vision solutions for real world problems involving extensive research and ground breaking solutions. I have over 3 years experience working with OpenCV and porting image processing solutions to mobile platforms for real time processing. Im very interested in the research and development of a new challenge computer vision tasks including pattern recognition, machine learning and image analysis. I am seeking opportunities to develop and maintain complete computer vision applications, whatever standalone or back-ends for smart websites or light weight solutions for mobile applications.

    $33.33 /hr
    3,735 hours
    4.96
  4. Aldrin L.

    Aldrin L.

    Architect, Backend Engineer (Scala, Java, Hadoop)

    Brazil - Last active: 7 days ago - Tests: 12 - Portfolio: 1

    Over the past 15 years I've worked with projects ranging from Startups to Fortune 100s. From C++ to Scala, past assignments involved: - Protocol Design in C++/Delphi - Java API Publishing - Maven Plugin Development - Distributed Systems using RESTful backends - Scala / Akka Design - Jenkins Plugins Writing On a daily basis, I spend between Systems Architecture, Build Planning, for Hadoop and Restful Backends, specially under Amazon Web Services. Oh, I'm also a Cloudera Certified Administrator and Developer. Favorite platforms include Scala, Python and General Java. See my full profile for more descriptions and feel free to browse my github and bitbucket profiles at the addresses below: http://github.com/ingenieux http://bitbucket.org/aldrinleal Favourite customers involve pragmatic teams, with contant online presence, and direct involvement with the end customer, and a problem involving legacy and the next generation Feel free to discuss our next project - I'm always looking for the next challenge!

    Groups: LoginRadius, Microsoft Certified Professionals

    $55.56 /hr
    3,112 hours
    4.82
  5. Robert C.

    Robert C.

    TIBCO Consultant & E-Commerce Architect

    United States - Last active: 3 days ago - Tests: 2 - Portfolio: 2

    Good Day and thank you for taking a moment to read my profile! I started working in IT about four years ago as a technical support representative for Simple Helix, a Magento specialist web hosting company. From there, I had the opportunity to spend a year as a Network Analyst for a local, carrier class, ISP before moving on to a position as a Linux Systems Engineer with a Magento development firm. In the present, I work as an Applications Engineer with a focus on the TIBCO stack, most notably AMX, BusinessWorks, EMS, and SilverFabric. I have a very strong background in Linux/Unix administration and have worked extensively with CentOS, Red Hat, and Debian. I've worked with networks from a physical perspective, as a NOC Technican, as well as logical perspective troubleshooting complex application issues. Over the past few months I've taken the opportunity to learn to code in Java and I've recently attended Red Hat training for JBoss EAP 6. I'm a CPTE (Certified Penetration Testing Engineer) and would happily pursue projects as an E-Commerce Architect, Systems Engineer, TIBCO Engineer, JBoss Administrator, entry-level Programmer, or entry-level Ethical Hacker. I am available for new jobs immediately outside of US business hours.

    $33.33 /hr
    440 hours
    4.86
  6. Mushegh M.

    Mushegh M.

    Senior software developer

    Armenia - Last active: 1 day ago - Tests: 2 - Portfolio: 12

    I'm senior software engineer with more than 9 years of experience in the software development area. The last 5 years I developed mobile applications starting from problem statement formulation and documentation development to end-user product delivery. My clients are always happy to work with me, which is the main reason of having 5 stars with more than 13 completed large projects. I hope you will be happy as well. The applications that I used to develop include: - Audio/Video conference, p2p connectivity - Messaging applications, supporting connectivity with various social networks and messaging platforms - Image processing and multimedia based programming with AVFoundation and OpenAL - Network programming, network monitoring solutions development - Database design and high performance database object models automation frameworks development - 2D/3D programming with OpenCV and OpenGL

    Groups: iOS Swift Test Contributors

    $40.00 /hr
    3,197 hours
    5.00
  7. Andres Olvera

    Andres Olvera

    Expert Wordpress/PHP developer | Scripting expert

    Mexico - Last active: 1 month ago - Tests: 18 - Portfolio: 2

    I have lots of experience building and enhancing WordPress plugins and building themes from scratch. My main strengths are: - Clean coding - 100% Wordpress coding standard compliant - Availability - usually respond within 5 to 10 minutes to any queries during CST workhours - Fast and top quality work I also have experience developing web pages using Perl and/or PHP, Javascript/jQuery, VBScript, CSS, Ajax and MySQL databases. I worked for a Fortune 500 automotive company in a reporting and analysis position, and also building and maintaining a website in the company's intranet using Perl and MySQL. After that I was in charge of supporting a website built with Java and the Spring framework, using both MySQL and Oracle databases, for customers worldwide. I also worked at the tech support helpdesk for that same company for over a year, troubleshooting Linux servers and workstations, networking and other data related issues. I was also in charge of administering KBOX ticketing system for over a year, from content management to database administration, to scripting solutions for its customers. I also have knowledge in scripting using different technologies, such as VBScript, Javascript, Linux shell scripting, Perl, and some Powershell, as well as VBA for Excel and HTAs. I was also regularly troubleshooting C and Java programs for bugs and/or enhancements. After that, I moved to a company named Softtek as a Software Engineer, I was part of a team that develops Wordpress plugins and themes for an American multinational conglomerate corporation. The last position I held was for yet another company as a Linux intermediate administrator, where I was in charge of managing users with Centrify and I also installed Cacti to monitor some of the company's servers running CentOS. Currently, I work on my own mostly developing Wordpress plugins and themes. I have specialized myself working on web development, mainly PHP with MySQL databases, but also Javascript/jQuery for the front end.

    Groups: Bluehost Developers and Designers, LoginRadius

    $55.56 /hr
    90 hours
    4.96
  8. Veselin K.

    Veselin K.

    Software Engineer - JavaScript / CSS, Java / C++, PHP, MySQL

    Bulgaria - Last active: 1 day ago - Tests: 7 - Portfolio: 8

    Over the last years I was involved in developing a wide range of web applications. I prefer to concentrate on providing a nice web 2.0 user experience by developing sophisticated JavaScript front-end. Nevertheless I'm good at developing a full website solution on top of LAMP stack. Before going to web I have gathered extensive experience developing desktop applications in Java or C++

    $40.00 /hr
    8,987 hours
    5.00
  9. Andrey E.

    Andrey E.

    Web Scraping Expert and PHP Web Developer

    Russia - Last active: 1 day ago - Tests: 7 - Portfolio: 12

    I'm web scraping expert/full stack developer with 7+ years of commercial experience. I'm good problem solver holding M.S. in maths and computer science. Today I'm offering webscraping/php/javascript services as a freelancer. My main skills: • Web scraping, parsing, automation, data processing • Simplehtmldom, Goutte, Symfony Browser Kit, Cheerio, CasperJS, Regular Expressions, Xpath • PHP, JavaScript, Java, NodeJS, PhantomJS, LUA • HTML5, CSS3, LESS, Bootstrap Framework • MySQL, MongoDB, Redis • Memcached, ZeroMQ, ReactPHP • SocketIO, Websockets • REST, SOAP, XML, JSON • Matlab, Wolfram Mathematica • Jquery, KnockoutJS, BackboneJS, RequireJS • Prestashop, OpenCart • Experience working with APIs: Ebay, Spotify, Amazon AWS, Amazon MWS, Flickr, Facebook Graph, Vk.com, GitHub, Instagram and several others • Git, SVN • Apache, Nginx, Curl • Amazon AWS • Linux, Vagrant • Understanding of OOP principles and software design patterns • Teamwork experience My github account is https://github.com/256cats My blog: http://256cats.com/ Over the years I’ve developed a lot of web scrapers of different complexity mostly using PHP (simplehtmldom, browserkit) and NodeJS/PhantomJS (casperjs). Some were simple regex-based and others were complex distributed systems with multiple proxies and Amazon AWS support. Also I developed a wide range of websites using PHP, HTML, JavaScript, CSS and MySQL including several e-commerce websites (+ Prestashop, Opencart). I built sites both from scratch and using frameworks, developed custom modules and extended existing ones for my clients. I have experience in PHP/MySQL performance tuning. Last two years I was working as MMO game (Clash of Clans/Heroes of Might and Magic-like mechanics) logic/backend developer. I’ve implemented distributed message queues, realtime leaderboards with Redis, Mysql, PHP. Developed battle-related algorithms (game unit classes, attack/defend, shortest path, quadtree). Then I’ve done some frontend development, e.g. – developed embeddable javascript classifieds widget and fitness/health single page web application with realtime updates/notifications (HTML, CSS, JavaScript, Jquery, Knockout.js, MomentJS, REST, AJAX, Socket.io).

    Groups: Coding Champs

    $39.90 /hr
    156 hours
    4.98
  10. Diego Gutierrez

    Diego Gutierrez

    Systems admin, DBA, developer, application architect

    Argentina - Last active: 1 day ago - Tests: 19 - Portfolio: 2

    During my 20+ years of experience, I've gone through several different IT roles: developer, analyst, database designer, database admin, systems administrator, network designer, team leader, architect, CTO. This background allows me to understand all aspects involved in application development, being able to design a complex multi platform app from the ground up as well as help troubleshooting an existing app's problems or weird system behaviour.

    $33.33 /hr
    4,698 hours
    4.96