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  1. William Anderson

    William Anderson

    Programmer,Designer,Engineer,Scientist,Technical Translator

    Switzerland - Tests: 3

    Programmer,Aerospace Engineer,Writer,Translator,American based in Europe. Fluent in German, French, Dutch and Romanian, in addition to native English. My technical expertise is in the design of inflatable structures and the numerical simulation of physical systems, which almost always requires programming. Programming expertise includes Unix Shell Scripting, JAVA, FORTRAN, VB, C++/C#, APEX, ThinkDesign CAD API. I also have experience in LaTeX, GNUPlot. My goals on oDesk are to find exciting projects & expand my expertise.

    $25.00 /hr
    75 hours
    5.00
  2. Tobias Götz

    Tobias Götz

    Developer and Translator/Transcriber/Writer

    Germany - Tests: 9

    I'm an IT student working towards my bachelors degree. While studying IT I am employed by one of the biggest companies in the world and test my skills on a daily basis. My interest in literature and languages has lead me to becoming a translator and writer. Sadly being able to do a backflip was not recognized as an advertizable skill.

    $15.00 /hr
    0 hours
    4.34
  3. Filip Bordea

    Filip Bordea

    Social Media Monitoring, Retail Assistance, Windows system expert

    Romania - Tests: 2 - Portfolio: 1

    Social Media Monitoring, Retail Assistance, Fluent in Romanian and English. My retail career has been focused on PC hardware sales. People say that I provide quick and effective Windows OS setup and maintenance. My goal on oDesk is to continue with social media monitoring and marketing for worldwide clients. Long term I plan on improving my skills in Windows system administration and programming.

    $16.67 /hr
    118 hours
    5.00
  4. Abdirahim Ismail Shiekh

    Abdirahim Ismail Shiekh

    Somali Translator

    United Arab Emirates - Tests: 2 - Portfolio: 1

    I am a professional Somali to English - English to Somali translator, and I also know some of the script languages, like HTML and PHP, so I can translator websites with PHP and HTML codes too.

    Groups: Certified Translation Professionals

    $33.33 /hr
    51 hours
    5.00
  5. Diego Augusto De Faria Barros

    Diego Augusto De Faria Barros

    Developer & Translator

    Brazil - Tests: 10

    I have experience in Computer Science with emphasis in Information Systems, specially on the following topics: Design and development of systems (implementation, analysis and design), databases and information processing. I Also, do translations and proofreading of English and Portuguese texts.

    $16.67 /hr
    515 hours
    5.00
  6. Daria G.

    Daria G.

    Back-end and front-end dev and photographer

    Ukraine - Tests: 2 - Portfolio: 1

    I specialize on Ruby on Rails and front-end development. In spite of the fact I have got a degree in International Journalism and Translation, I worked as QA and IT Sales for total of 3 years (from 2008) and then moved to web development from Jan, 2012. I have performed both back-end tasks (from basic CRUD to making simple APIs or server scripts) and front-end (building static websites from scratch or developing views with twitter-bootstrap). I believe the experience is formed with the quality of the projects, you have delivered, and not with the years of sitting in front of the laptop. Specialties: ruby 1.9.2+, Ruby on Rails 3.0+, linux and MacOS X environment, unix-shell, Git, SQL (SQLite, MySQL, PostrgeSQL), HTML, Haml, CSS, Sass, Less, twitter-bootstrap, javascript, jQuery Here is link to my github profile: https://github.com/amseledka I do photographs and various design tasks in my spare time, as well as help my friends with Russian-Ukrainian-English translations. My flickr profile: http://www.flickr.com/photos/37859578@N06/

    $33.33 /hr
    1,869 hours
    4.61
  7. Chengyu Han

    Chengyu Han

    Technical translator & writer

    China - Tests: 4 - Portfolio: 1

    I am a moderate translator for two-way translation of Chinese Simplified and English, capable of technical translation among the codes. My English proficiency is verified by Duolingo and oDesk. I am also an experienced user of Android and Windows, for which I can do end-user tests as well. I have sufficient knowledge of Visual Basic and some of SAS. I also contribute by git if needed. I've been the technical support for China users and localizer (zh-cn) of IP Webcam since Sep 2012. I've contributed 99.7% web contents translation (zh-cn) of musiXmatch as of July 2014. I have been an intern translation editor of Beijing mTrend information consulting Co, Ltd as of Oct 2014.

    $15.00 /hr
    92 hours
    5.00
  8. Ibrahim E.

    Ibrahim E.

    Certified English To Arabic Translator / Transcriber

    Egypt - Tests: 4 - Portfolio: 3

    I am a professional ready to take on your project ! My Translation work goes around the clock to help customers and individual CEOs work better, smarter and make their life and business highly efficient. I'm experienced in translating business as well as the personal-related materials from English to Arabic. It is my edge that i am a native speaker of these languages. I'm creative, flexible, dependable and always ready for a challenge. Below are the tasks that i could give you a hand with: -Customer Service (English, Arabic) -Data Entry -Data mining -Data research & analysis -Inventory Management -Email -Forum and Blog Posts -PowerPoint -Product Pricing Research -Product Reviews -Transcription (English To Arabic) -Translation (English To Arabic) - Proof Reading - Arabic -Technical Translation -Application Translation Hoping My Experiences Meets Your Requirements

    $16.67 /hr
    584 hours
    4.91
  9. Andrey Sarapulov

    Andrey Sarapulov Agency Contractor

    Zendesk Consultant and Project Manager

    Czech Republic - Tests: 8 - Portfolio: 5

    Experienced bilingual European based Zendesk Consultant and Project Manager with 8000+ upwork(ex-odesk) hours with background in Robotics & Business. Self taught Front End Developer (HTML, CSS, JavaScript, jQuery, underscorejs, handlebarjs) with experience in Zendesk Help Center customisation, Zendesk app development, Zendesk API and Google Scripts. Familiar with all aspects of Zendesk including configuration, optimisation and integration with external systems. Over the last 5 years I was involved into all sort of Zendesk projects starting from single Agent instances going up to complex large implementations which cover: - Help Center customisations - Zendesk app development - migrations - integrations with other systems - process design and optimisation - account health check etc. For the last 3 years I am heavily involved into Project Management areas helping small and mid size business from variety of industries to accomplish their goals. Projects I been involved into covered - Customer Service organisation - Launching new business and startups - Developing processes for Support, Service - Custom development projects (front-end, back-end, widgets & apps, web services) - Processes optimisation and improvements etc. Being self taught Front End Developer I build a number of Zendesk Help Center designs, Zendesk Apps, Google Script driven web services. Also, managed and consulted other front end developers on Zendesk related areas. I am familiar with technologies likes: - HTML - CSS - JavaScript and jQuery (including AJAX) - underscorejs & handlebarjs - Google Scripts Tags: zendesk, project management, front end developer, HTML, CSS, JavaScript

    Groups: oTranslators, Pro Customer Service

    Associated with: Andrey Sarapulov [company]

    $30.00 /hr
    8,474 hours
    5.00