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  1. Syed raza A.

    Syed raza A.

    Designer, Developer, SEO Specialist

    Pakistan - Last active: 1 day ago - Tests: 2 - Portfolio: 15

    Over the last 10 years, I have developed a wide range of websites using HTML5, CSS3, Javascript, PHP, MySQL, Asp.Net, Sql Database also developed wide rang of desktop softwares using c#. 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 great experience in the following areas: * Web Designing * Graphic Designing * Web Development * Search Engine Optimization ( SEO ) * Email Marketing * PHP * MYSQL * HTML5 * CSS3 * Custom CMS * Joomla * Wordpress * Many Other Areas

    Groups: Bluehost Developers and Designers

    $25.00 /hr
    4,361 hours
    5.00
  2. Deep Arora

    Deep Arora Agency Contractor

    Unity3d, Cocos2d, iOS, Android, Ionic, Meteor, Reactjs, angularjs

    India - Last active: 1 day ago - Tests: 4 - Portfolio: 42

    Over the last 5 years, I have developed a wide range of mobile apps/games using Unity3d, Cocos2d, Objective-C iOS, Java Android for startup companies and small businesses. My core competency lies in complete end-end management of a new mobile app/game development project, and I am seeking opportunities to build most challenging, innovative and competitive games/apps from the ground up for you or your business. If you are looking for a candidate who is reliable, can take full responsibility from your shoulders and deliver excellent quality world class product, hire me. My main abilities includes: 1) Cross platform 2d/3d mobile games(iOS, Android and Windows phone) using Unity3d, Cocos2d-X, Cocos2d-JS: ✔︎ Texture Mapper ✔︎ Tile Map Editor ✔︎ Physics Editor ✔︎ Sprite Helper ✔︎ Level Helper ✔︎ Animation Editor, ✔︎ Particle Designer 2) Cross platform mobile applications (iOS,Android and Windows phone) using: ✔︎ PhoneGap framework(Ionic and Angular, Ionic and Meteor) ✔︎ Meteor.js framework 3) Native iOS mobile application development: ✔︎ Fast mobile UI programming - iPhone4 / iPhone5 / iPhone6 / iPhone6 Plus / iPad on iOS 7 / iOS 8, iWatch (WatchKit), Storyboard, Swift ✔︎ Text messaging and video/voice chatting - XMPP, OpenTok, Pusher, APN ✔︎ Integration with - HealthKit, CloudKit, HomeKit, AirPrint ✔︎ Networking framework - AFNetworking, Web RTC, Socket.io TCP/IP ✔︎ GPS - Core Location, MapKit, MapBox, GoogleMap ✔︎ e-Commerce payment system - Paypal, Authorize.net, Stripe, Saleforce, Card.io ✔︎ Media manipulation - CoreAudio, CoreVideo, AVFoundation, CoreGraphics ✔︎ Data and Graph visualization - Core Plot, iOSPlot, JBChartView ✔︎ 3D programming - OpenGLes, Unity3d, Cocos3D ✔︎ Web service integrating - JSON RESTful API, Parse.com ✔︎ Social integrating - Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, Tumblr, Google+, Instagram ✔︎ Good team play - Git, Bitbucket, Trello, Basecamp, ASANA Jira ✔︎ Daily Communication - Skype, Email ✔︎ Cocos2d 4) Native Android application/games development using: ✔︎ Applications (Eclipse, NDK, SDK, Android Studio, Java) ✔︎ Games using Cocos2d Android(Eclipse, Java) 5) Application Monetization and user acquisition: ✔︎ Playhaven interstital, more games ✔︎ Chartboost ✔︎ Aplovin ✔︎ Vungle Video Ads ✔︎ AdColony Videos Ads ✔︎ NativeX ✔︎ Revmob ✔︎ iAd ✔︎ Admob Banner ✔︎ In App Rating to boost app sales 6) Analytics ✔︎ Google Analytics ✔︎ Flurry Analytics 7) Web application development using: ✔︎ Reactive Programming using Meteor.js ✔︎ MEAN Stack(Mongo, Express, Angular, Node) ✔︎ Bootstrap, HTML5, CSS, LESS, SASS, CofeeScript 6) Basic knowledge of 2D/3d graphic tools: - Photoshop, Illustrator - Blender, Maya 7) Daily communication via Skype/Email.

    Associated with: Fun Studio, Meteosoft

    $15.00 /hr
    1,960 hours
    4.98
  3. Yash M.

    Yash M. Agency Contractor

    Unity 3D Game Developer and Market Analyst

    India - Last active: 1 day ago - Tests: 8

    I m a Passionate Unity3d developer with 2 and half years of experience. I'll only take project if i m sure that i can give u 100% outcome on it. Client's satisfaction is my Prime Goal. I have Recently Started GA Technologies Firm after gaining enough experience. We are a Small team of developers that works on innovative game projects. In General, • Comprehensive problem solving abilities. • Good verbal and written communication skills. • Ability to deal with people diplomatically. • Willingness to learn new things and new language in software development. • I am team facilitator hard worker (Smart worker). • Good analytic and Visual Skill. • Optimizing Code for better performance. Api Experience, • Google Play Service • Game Center • Facebook • Twitter • IAP • Graph API • Parse API etc. Plugins experience, • Android Native Plugin • IOS Native Pugin • 2D Toolkit • EverPlay • CrashAnalytics Ad Network Implemented, • Revmob • Admob • StartApp • Adbuddiz • Applovin • ChartBoost • Vungle • UnityAds etc.

    Groups: Application Developers Alliance

    Associated with: GA Technologies

    $20.00 /hr
    725 hours
    4.91
  4. Mohammad Ali

    Mohammad Ali

    Php, Joomla, Boonex, Arca Edirectory, wordpress,Json, Codigniter

    Bangladesh - Last active: 1 day ago - Tests: 3 - Portfolio: 11

    I have 7+ years experience with web development. I have expertise on large scale web application, casino game server. I have strong expertise on php4/php5, mysql, Joomla, Wordpress, Arca Edirectory, html, css, jquery, jquery mobile,Smarty, Clipshare, Codeigniter and Yii.

    $20.00 /hr
    2,703 hours
    5.00
  5. Patrick A. Turner

    Patrick A. Turner

    Experienced Illustrator, 3D modeler, Art Director, Designer

    Canada - Last active: 10 days ago - Tests: 2 - Portfolio: 21

    I have 25 years of experience in producing award-winning traditional and digital artwork for ad agencies, publishers, architects and direct to companies. I come from a commercial illustrators background, which means I am expected to produce high-end commercial quality illustration and design for any project a client may have. Armed with senior experience in photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Maya, Lightwave, Electric Image Universe, Vue D'Esprit, Poser and many other software packages, the studio is capable of taking any image project from conception to completion. I have a long and ongoing experience in the design and illustration of book covers, game covers and in-game art (computer and tabletop), advertising, architectural and themed attraction, and product art for the major publishers in those industries. I also produce a great deal of illustration for corporate communications and marketing departments. The portfolio work samples are all real jobs with real budgets and time-lines. I started as a traditionally trained designer and Illustrator and went digital - on the design side - about 20 years ago and - on the illustration side - about 14 years ago. As a result, I can produce traditional and modern styles of design and illustration with professional digital skills that are well beyond what you normally find in this field. I may not be able to match some of the hourly rates here, but I often work faster and can produce a high calibre level of work well beyond your expectations.

    $30.00 /hr
    139 hours
    5.00
  6. Fazil Vn

    Fazil Vn

    Well Experinced Logo Designer, Art Director and Brand Consultatnt

    India - Last active: 4 days ago - Tests: 2 - Portfolio: 41

    An Entrepreneur, Creative Director and a well experienced graphic designer with an eye on details. Specialized skills in Logo designing, and other creative graphic designing projects. Is experienced for more than 6 years in the respective field. and worked as a creative director, Concept designer and graphic Designer. 300+ well satisfied customers around the globe with a profile of more than 400 completed projects That comes varies form -Logo Designing -UI / UX Designing -Brochures -Business cards -Letter heads -Posters , And all significant branding material designs. Love to work with mobile applications and game designers/developers.in serving essential art work materials like -Icons -Characters (2D) -Animation Sprites etc. Quick delivery, Effective communication(Availability) and Unlimited Revision Will deliver the work only at the complete satisfaction of the client. Founded and Associated with a prominent graphic designing firm In India.

    $13.33 /hr
    1,089 hours
    4.67
  7. Rafiqul I.

    Rafiqul I.

    Java, WordPress, Drupal, Web Application, SEO Manager

    Bangladesh - Last active: 1 month ago - Tests: 6 - Portfolio: 9

    Over the last 5 years, I have developed a wide range of Web Application Design using Wordpress, Drupal, CodeIgniter HTML, DHTML, PHP, and MySQL including sites for start-up companies and small businesses. am seeking opportunities to build websites from the ground up for you or your business. Also, I do Search Engine Optimization (SEO), Search Engine Marketing (SEM) and social media marketing strategies, link building, blog writing, article writing and data entry are my working place. My preference is for long term relationships and third party contractual work is definitely of interest. I can offer you an hourly rate or a flat pricing for your project work. I deliver the work faster than other providers on an average.

    $10.00 /hr
    2,900 hours
    4.98
  8. Gokul E.

    Gokul E. Agency Contractor

    iOS/ Android Game Developer/Mobile Apps - **oDesk TOP 1% freelancer**

    India - Last active: 3 days ago - Tests: 5 - Portfolio: 27

    **oDesk TOP 1 % freelancer** I am good in - 1) Games - Unity3D,Cocos2D, OpenGL, Corona, Marmalade, Unity3D - Game Center, In-App Purchase, Multiplayer Game Unity3D - PushWoosh, Push Notifications Unity3D - iAd, Adwirl, Admob, In Mobi, Chartboost, TapJoy, Next Peer, Inner Active - Flurry, Testflight Unity3D 2) Applications - iPhone/iPod/iPad, Android, Phonegap - Web Service, Ajax, XML, JSON, RSS, SOAP, WSDL - Video/Audio Streaming, Video Editing, Decoding/Encoding - MySQL, SQLite, HTML5, PHP, JSP - Facebook, Twitter - Google Map Service - CoreData, CoreGraphics, Animation

    Groups: Application Developers Alliance

    Associated with: Ether IT Solutions

    $27.00 /hr
    1,857 hours
    4.86
  9. Smith B

    Smith B Agency Contractor

    6150+hrs, CakePHP, Zend, IOS, Android, Twitter Bootstrap Developer

    India - Last active: 1 day ago - Tests: 8 - Portfolio: 19

    PHP/MYSQL, cake php, Open sources -- CMS, Dating sites, Forum, Blog, Photoshop, Flash. Easily work on existing and complicated projects. Fast learner and work upto client's peak satisfaction and deliver a quality product. I have expertise in Responsive design using twitter bootstrap , Website development in sophisticated and secure frameworks of php like cakePHP,codeigniter , Zend , Yii etc.Further I provide expert solutions for both android and IOS mobile applications.

    Associated with: PIC N FRAMES TECHNOLOGIES (Working Round the Clock)

    $20.00 /hr
    6,230 hours
    4.97
  10. Mandeep S.

    Mandeep S. Agency Contractor

    iPhone / iPad / Android Developer / .Net

    India - Last active: 1 day ago - Tests: 5 - Portfolio: 7

    Looking to deliver my services for my client in way that i am always their preferred choice even when the project is finished. With over 6 years of experience in asp.net and iPhone development i have done many successful applications. My client's satisfaction is my only achievement and that is what i live for. Give me a chance and sow a seed for long lasting business relations. Let's talk!!!

    Associated with: Antier Solutions Pvt. Ltd.

    $16.00 /hr
    1,323 hours
    4.72