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Zaicheng Q.

Zaicheng Q.

Android, iOS, Rails, Qt, Nodejs, C/C++, Java, Ruby, Javascript


Hi, nice to meet you here. I am Nick from China, I strive to provide best service to my clients with qualified work and constructive suggestions when possible. I am a proficient Android application and platform developer with rich experience. I've been working on Android platform projects for over 5 years, expertise in Java, C/C++ and Qt. I am also interested in web backend programming with rails and other frameworks. Btw, I am very good at VPN solutions on OpenVPN clients and servers. Thanks for reading my profile. If you need my help, please kindly send me a message. Br, Nick

75% Job Success
$22.22 /hr
0 hours

Pavel K.

Pavel K. Agency Contractor

Senior Rails / Ruby developer

Ukraine - Tests: 4

4+ years experience using TDD with Ruby (Rails & Sinatra) My career in IT sector started from an Internet start-up (a new technology in Internet advertising). Having started as a Junior programmer I've quickly grown to highly qualified Senior developer. I also developed myself as a Team Leader and later as a Project Manager. I have widely distributed with highly rated professional skills in variety of informational technologies and other areas. - Experienced at developing and managing a highly loaded systems; - Gained few years experience in developing mobile WAP and HTML5 games; - Experienced at developing a booking ticket system (airplane/boat/bus/train). - Developed a wide range of websites using HMTL5, CSS3, Ruby, Ruby on Rails, Sinatra, AngularJS, MySQL, SQLite, PostgreSQL, MongoDB, Sphinx, Redis, nginx, phonegap, php, etc. I have the great interest of creating architecture and bussiness solutions for big projects. My colleagues see me as highly motivated and oriented on a the best result. I'm looking for some interesting projects for long term cooperation.

Groups: Application Developers Alliance

Associated with: Synnergia Solutions Agency

100% Job Success
$49.50 /hr
868 hours

Anton Kolomiychuk

Anton Kolomiychuk Agency Contractor

Senior Ruby On Rails Developer

Russia - Tests: 3 - Portfolio: 4

Hi, glad to see you here! I'm a Team Lead and Fullstack Senior Ruby Developer. I'm specializing on high-level application architecture design, prototyping and writing solid testable code. I'm prizewinner into 2 Upwork coding challenges (oDesk's Coding Challenge and Upwork Code It Up). When I have time I contribute to opensource projects. GitHub - akolomiychuk. I'm Team Lead and Lead Developer in SmartDev. We're a fullstack developers who focus on Ruby on Rails and Yii. Besides that I'm good at establishing development workflows in existing teams - ask me for the case study! One of projects: I and my team created custom CMS and online ticketing platform for Australian company SEMIPERMANENT. Project launched in 2012. At 24 July 2014 it had 5613 sold tickets on events for designers on 3 continents and we continue improving it. I want to make products for real people. So I do not work with projects in which I'm not believe. I put my soul into every project, so it's important to me. The same way I'm not working with projects where the deadline is yesterday. I believe that deadline - it's when someone seriously messed up. I'm - about calm and confident way to move towards the goal. I'm Ukrainian, who live in Siberia - the center of Russian outsourcing. If you see anything how I can help you - feel free to drop me a line! Take care!

Groups: Coding Champs

Associated with: PurrWeb

100% Job Success
$32.99 /hr
2,174 hours

Stoyan P.

Stoyan P. Agency Contractor

AWS / DevOps / Automation / Docker / Puppet / Linux / Python / Go/Ruby

Bulgaria - Tests: 6 - Portfolio: 4

Essential skills and technologies: =========================================================== OS: RedHat/Centos, Ubuntu/Debian, FreeBSD, AIX and Solaris. IaaS/PaaS/Cloud: AWS, Rackspace, Heroku CM & Automation : Puppet expert Web & App servers: Apache, Nginx, Tomcat, Weblogic Databases: Mysql, PostgreSQL, CouchDB, Redis Monitoring: Nagios, Icinga, Zabbix, Monit, Munin, Cacti Virtualization: Citrix Xen Server, XCP, KVM, Xen, VMWare, LXC, Docker, OpenVZ Mail servers: Exim, Postfix Backups: Bacula, BackupPC HA: HAProxy, Keepalived, Corosync/Pacemaker, DRBD Programming & Scripting: Perl, Python, Ruby, Bash, Korn shell, SVN/Git Networking: DNS, DHCP, OpenLDAP, Samba, NFS, Vyatta OS, Quagga, Firewalls, Cisco/Dell routers & switches, OSSEC & IDS, Varnish, Vagrant Other: Atlassian products, Agile, ITIL ========================================================== Goals: ===== My major objectives are to provide high quality systems administration and architecture services, and create long-term relationships with my clients. I am a motivated self-started with very strong professional attitude towards any kind of job; a team player with rich experience working in large and small teams, able to follow long terms objectives and meet stringent deadlines. I am a certified Linux administrator with more than 10 years of experience working in web hosting, banking, telecom and IT security industries. I've designed and architectured highly scable and multi-tier envrionments on the cloud and in proprietary enterprise facilities around the globe. I can help you successfully complete your project(s).

Associated with: GoToAdmins

100% Job Success
$40.00 /hr
431 hours

Andrew Yudin

Andrew Yudin Agency Contractor

JavaScript Software Engineer

Kazakhstan - Tests: 3 - Portfolio: 1

Hi! I'm full stack software developer with experience of more than 11 years, possessing strong analytical and problem solving ability and extensive experience in oversight, planning, developing and delivery diverse IT systems and applications. Self-motivated, able to work effectively alone as well as in team. Possess strong technical skills in: Ruby, RoR, HTML5, CSS, XHTML1.0-1.1, PHP4-5, Sencha, jQuery, jQueryUI, 960gs, LESS, MySQL, PostgresSQL. -back-end development Ruby; -UI-development in xHTML/HTML5, JavaScript; -development of sophisticated architecture; -creating cross platform APIs based on RPC(json-rpc, SOAP) and REST. -design and develop full scale content management systems (CMS), applying Ruby, HTML5, CSS, MySQL; -design and develop user interface with the help of libraries and frameworks jQuery, jQuery UI, Sencha; Let me know if you need to create an awesome product, I'll be eager to help. Regards, Andrew

Associated with: SmartPeople

100% Job Success
$33.33 /hr
3,270 hours

Madhusudhan Reddy

Madhusudhan Reddy Agency Contractor

Ruby on Rails Developer/ QA Engineer (Cucumber/Rspec/Capybara/Jasmin)

India - Tests: 2 - Portfolio: 6

I have over 4 years of experience in web development using agile and scrum methodology, my goal is to help you realize your world-class product. Currently I have very rich experience in Agile web frameworks (Rails 3, Sinatra), cloud computing (AWS, EY Cloud,Heroku), new front end technologies (HTML5, CSS3, jQuery), mobile frameworks (jQuery mobile) and mobile apps(Appcelerator Titanium, Android, JQTouch, Sencha Touch, Doapp etc), video processing, cloud storage(Amazon S3, Dropbox, SugarSync), caching systems(Redis, Memcached, Tokyo Cabinet) Passionate about creating usable, maintainable software employing agile methodologies to deliver on business vision. Techs: ☆ Ruby on Rails/RoR(3.0.x, 2.3.8) and Ruby/ruby (1.9.x, 1.8.7) HAML SASS ☆ CoffeScript Backbone ☆ MySQL PostgresSQL MongoDB Sphinx, SQLite3 TDD BDD Cucumber RSpec Factory Girl ☆ Substruct Spree ActiveMerchant Refinery SproutCore Shopify ☆ Rackspace Heroku GIT SVN Mecurial Bitbucket Codespaces Process: Scrum kanban TDD BDD Pair Programming Code Optimization. I believe that you will get confidence on me once you work with me for few tasks.

Associated with: Bacancy Technology PVT LTD Agency

96% Job Success
$18.00 /hr
913 hours

Jarek Zmudzinski

Jarek Zmudzinski Agency Contractor

Full stack web developer, Team leader

Poland - Tests: 8 - Portfolio: 13

Currently Software Development Manager in Allegro Group focusing on the subject of Big Data. I am a full stack web developer capable of delivering whole web applications from engine to layout, with over 12 years of experience in writing web applications and websites. During this time I've worked remotely full time for companies in New York (2 years) and in France (6 months).I tend to see myself as Software Engineer choosing technology appropriate to task at hand. I code primarily in Ruby and Ruby on Rails, and more recently I've jumped on a band wagon of Meteor.js popularity. These technologies allow me to deliver whole applications in no time. Since I've heard about genetic algorithms almost 20 years ago, I tried to focus on some machine learning problems, lately testing my skills on Kaggle platform and completing part of Data Science track on Coursera. I am perpetually trying to use these skills in my current job, proposing data science solutions that could transform some of our products and procedures, from Financial Accounting, through Managerial Accounting, down to the core of our IT products. Some of my proudest accomplishments are: - Single handedly writing fully functional Groupon clone -, from layout, through Ruby on Rails engine, up to scalable deployment in the cloud. The whole app had been completed within 3 weeks. - I have developed a Ruby on Rails CMS, as my pet project, which serves all webpages I have created for various customers throughout years - Over 20 minimalistic webpages, served by above mentioned CMS, beautifully designed by MINIMA agency. - Coauthored huge Ruby on Rails CRM application, working remotely for New York based company Direct Interactive - Ruby on Rails engine of Trzymajtempo social sport site ( - Played major role in a few more RoR applications. Fluent English speaker, proven by Certificate of Proficiency in English. Specialties: Ruby, Ruby on Rails, Meteor, Cloud, SOA, HTML, CSS, JavaScript, usability, team management, agile methodologies, scrum, Mac OS, Linux

Associated with: Toro Negro

$50.00 /hr
50 hours

Murshed A.

Murshed A. Agency Contractor

Technical Director / Team Lead / Software Architect /Software Engineer

Bangladesh - Tests: 2 - Portfolio: 4

Die hard coder, Unix server admin, Open source enthusiast, Localization Expert, PHP Expert, Apache-Solr ecosystem Expert, Unicode, Web geek. The wounded coder, determined not to stop before killing all bugs!! The samurai, bug hunter willing to create a bug free world for all humans!! PHP/MYSQL, Ruby On Rails, Joomla!, Wordpress, Drupal, PERL, Javascript, Prototype, jQuery, MooTools, PHP MVC frameworks (CodeIgniter, Zend Framework), Magento, Sphinx, Lucene, Apache Solr, Nutch, Web Services, Maria DB, Apache, Nginx, Memcache ... Do you have a tech challenge? Put me on...

Groups: Application Developers Alliance, Bluehost Developers and Designers

Associated with: Samurai Geeks

100% Job Success
$33.33 /hr
1,260 hours

Alexandre Gomes

Alexandre Gomes Agency Contractor

Full Stack Developer

Brazil - Tests: 1 - Portfolio: 1

Working at one of the major E-commerce platforms in Brazil ( as a SysAdmin, with 4+ years experience in many different technologies ranging from network to development. Linux System Administrator proficient in server management, systems performance and high availability environments. Expertise in web servers such as Apache, Nginx and Varnish-Cache for performance enhancing. Background in DevOps team automating deployment processes and participant of the first core-elasticsearch training in Brazil. Knowledge in development in Ruby, RoR, NodeJS and PHP. I'm currently transitioning from a System Administrator to Full Stack Developer position.

Associated with: AVK

$11.11 /hr
27 hours

Andrei V.

Andrei V.

Qualified Ruby-on-Rails Developer and System Administrator

Moldova - Tests: 8 - Portfolio: 3

I work with Ruby-on-Rails framework for 3 years. I have deep knowledge of Ruby and full additional background. I have experience with a lot of most popular gems, like Devise, Kaminari, Paperclip and so on. Have experience in developing of API for differrent frontend. Have good knowledge of pure Javascript, and some JS frameworks like Jquery. I work with such single-page application framework like AngularJS. Also I work as system and network administrator more than 8 years. The main specialty is a server administration, Unix and Windows servers. I have a lot of experience in LAMP servers, mostly Debian-based: highload configurations(nginx + Apache), well optimized(Zend + eAccelerator), mail servers with antispam and antivirus detection(Postfix + SpamAssasin + Clamav), and many more things. Have really strong knowledge about routerOS (OS using on Mikrotik devices). I am working with them in last 6 years, and I used to work with version 2. Now it's stable version is 6. Routing, QOS, Mangling of traffic, bonding, trunking, VPN, using MT with Radius servers and many more things. I also have experience with VOIP-technologies: Asterisk as server, Audiocodes voip gateways, sip trunks, more than 40 clients, call-center organisations.

97% Job Success
$15.00 /hr
246 hours