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Ruby is an open-source dynamic and general-purpose programming language that is similar to languages like Perl, Lisp, Python and Smalltalk. On Upwork, the world’s largest online workplace, companies hire Ruby freelancers for various Ruby development projects, from web applications and threaded database servers to chart libraries, desktop GUI applications and image recognition engines.

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Ruby Upwork freelancers typically receive a client rating of 4.70.

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  1. Vitaliy Zhukov

    Vitaliy Zhukov Agency Contractor

    Professional .NET developer ASP.NET, MVC, Azure, SQL, JavaScript

    Russia - Last active: 21 hours ago - Tests: 17 - Portfolio: 10

    Vitaliy is one of the most talented developers we have. His expertise are .NET related technologies and JavaScript but this doesn't mean that he is not able to be the best in other areas. He likes to improve his own skills working on different projects and learn something new.It doesn't matter if it's a new technology or an API, you can be sure that he adapts to any new stuff very quickly and deliver his tasks in time. He is also a perfect team player, maybe because he likes team sports :)

    Associated with: Intspirit

    $35.00 /hr
    6,623 hours
    4.96
  2. Mayur B.

    Mayur B. Agency Contractor

    Rubyist - Experienced Ruby on Rails Developer - Agile,BDD,TDD Devloper

    India - Last active: 1 month ago - Tests: 5 - Portfolio: 9

    I have only one goal when writing a code for software: Create quality application which satisfy software owner and users. I have more than 6 years of experience in developing enterprise-level web applications in the medical, e-commerce, CMS, real estate and auction spaces. I have created 20 small applications for clients and well as for my personal use using Ruby on Rails. I have also worked on upgrading Rails 2 version web applications to Rails 3.x version I have developed 9 web applications using Ruby 1.9.2 and Rails 3.x. With this application I have also used Javascript and Ajax. While developing web application I also follow TDD, BDD, and Agile. With these methods, I have provided high quality web applications to client before deadline. I also have expertise on managing various servers and deploying rails application on the servers. I have started working as Ruby on Rails developer and also had worked in teams from India, USA, Philippines, Serbia, Canada, UK and Ukraine working together and lead them as well. Technologies, I've worked with: Ruby, Rails, HTML, CSS, HAML, CSS, Compass, MySQL, PostgreSQL, MongDB, Redis, Amazon EC2, Amazon S3, Javascript, jQuery, Google map API, Twitter API, Capistrano, Cruisecontrol.rb, Rspec, Cucumber, Rcov, Shoulds, Selenium, Linux, Mac OSx, Git, SVN, XML, RMagic, Sphinx, Omniaut/Devise/AuthLogic/restful-authentication, Httparty, Nokogiri and much more…

    Associated with: GVI

    $51.00 /hr
    2,377 hours
    5.00
  3. Murshed A.

    Murshed A. Agency Contractor

    Technical Director / Team Lead / Software Architect /Software Engineer

    Bangladesh - Last active: 1 month ago - 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

    $33.33 /hr
    1,240 hours
    4.54
  4. William Flanagan

    William Flanagan Agency Contractor

    Web data expert--programming, applications, social media data extracti

    United States - Last active: 06/11/2012 - Tests: 2

    Do you need help turning the unstructured web into meaningful data? Example Applications * Crawling and extracting data from websites * Analyzing Twitter data to find people that are interested in your products or services, or people that are talking negatively about your competitor's products * Correlating social media sentiment with stock pricing * Organizing documents from a local LAN for a lawsuit * Leveraging Machine Learning, Artificial Intelligence, LSI and Bayes Theorems to analyze "big data" and find trends Over the last 3 years, my company and I have built core expertise in crawling, data extraction, classification and machine learning. And, as we finish building our new marketing analytics commercial application, I'm looking for 1 to 2 projects that would fit and be synergistic with our current capabilities and development focus. Advantages of TEMPUS Group 1) Cost. In exchange for me being "particular" about the work we do, I'm offering a dramatically discounted rate from me and my team (over 60% off) of what we currently charge our existing customers (rates start at $125/hr). And, you get the benefits of working through ODesk. 2) Integrity and Pedigree. I have a history of execution and delivering value. In the past ventures I've been involved with, I've returned over $400 million on $65 million in investment. I understand what is "worth doing" and I won't burn hours if it doesn't help you achieve your goals. 3) Expertise in our Core Discipline. We are very focused on this particular need. If you want a website built, you're best bet is to hire someone for far cheaper. However, if you have crawling/data extraction/enrichment needs, we're focused and can help you deliver this faster than you thought possible. 4) US-based with US-based execution standards. You will most likely work with me (William) daily, and you will have my email, phone, cell phone, Skype and other IM so you can reach me anytime. And, I usually answer my phone unless I'm hard at work on a project. ODesk is about cheaper labor. That's true. But, isn't the total cost the true metric? We won't waste your time. We won't waste your money. And, if we can't get the job done, we'll tell before we commit to the project. Reach out to me, I'm happy to talk about your needs and see if we're a fit.

    Associated with: OMAlab, Inc.

    $100.00 /hr
    15 hours
    5.00
  5. Alexey Vorobiev

    Alexey Vorobiev Agency Contractor

    Ruby on Rails / Backbone.js / jQuery / Cloud / SQL / PHP | Russia

    Russia - Last active: 06/26/2012 - Tests: 7 - Portfolio: 3

    Over the last 5 years, I have developed a wide range of websites using HTML, PHP, Ruby on Rails and MySQL including sites for startup companies, e-commerce shops 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 good experience in the following areas: SQL, Ajax, OOP, and software design and testing.

    Associated with: LLC Itima Agency

    $40.00 /hr
    78 hours
    4.97
  6. Alexey Z.

    Alexey Z.

    Project Manager / Ruby On Rails

    Israel - Last active: 21 hours ago - Tests: 6 - Portfolio: 10

    I am currently freelancing RoR projects across the universe, fullstack rails coder for your duty. I have been doing this for the last 9 years now and I was employed as CTO & Ruby On Rails Senior developer, and my projects include wide usage RoR(1,2,3,4), I love new technologies and I can learn to use them very fast! I can develop anything starting from tech plan/mockup, through creating rails application (agile method) till full setup of VPS/dedicated server (or even cloud), then I can maintain and administrate this project. I work with cloud platforms like AWS, Heroku, EngineYard. I have ZERO unsatisfied clients. Knowledgeable in CI like Jenkins, and various management systems like Trello, Lighthouse, Jira, Redmine (You can have a tracking project with my private Redmine installation for no cost) and some others All small things around webdev; AJAX, HTML, CSS, JS, RSS, XML, JSON. SVN, GIT(preferred), Capistrano/Chef/Rubber for multistage deployment for test/production projects, SASS, SCSS, HAML, CoffeScript, REDIS, various types of caching. Capable to work in Linux/OSX/Windows environments.

    Groups: Application Developers Alliance, Engine Yard Ruby on Rails Professionals Network

    $55.00 /hr
    3,284 hours
    5.00
  7. Jack Gleeson

    Jack Gleeson

    10 Years+ PHP Developer / Sys Admin

    United Kingdom - Last active: 1 day ago - Tests: 7 - Portfolio: 7

    PHP Developer with good track record and 10 years experience. Over the years I've worked with most of the major PHP MVC frameworks including Zend Framework, Yii, CakePHP, Qcodo, Kohana. I've been fortunate enough to work on some great projects across sectors including finance, sports, health-care, music and ecommerce. I'm well versed in application design patterns / database schema design / technical documentation / software testing (unit/functional/integration) / agile / application profiling and optimisation / caching / debugging / refactoring. I've worked extensively with mash-up type projects using a wide range of API's including Paypal, Google Checkout, Google Maps, Google Analytics API, Last.fm, Fedex, Payment Gateways and more. I have a high level of experience in the following areas: Web Services (SOAP/REST), MOM, ESB, RabbitMQ, Amazon EC2/S3 / Amazon WebServices, Apache, Linux (debian/redhat) / Javascript / Javascript OOP, MySQL/MSSQL/SQLite, Google Analytics, SEO, XHTML & CSS, Accessibility, Mod Rewrite/Url Rewrites, Regular Expression, Yii PHP framework, Zend Framework, CakePHP Framework, AJAX, Expression Engine, Joomla, Wordpress

    $70.00 /hr
    53 hours
    5.00