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  1. Jovan Pehcevski

    Jovan Pehcevski

    Researcher, Academic/technical writer, Data and Information Scientist

    Macedonia - Last active: 3 days ago - Tests: 5 - Portfolio: 3

    As a PhD in Computer Science, I am an experienced researcher, academic writer and data and information scientist. Over the last 12 years I have gathered an extensive experience in practising and teaching the following computer science concepts: information retrieval, data mining, machine learning, database management systems using MySQL and Oracle, native XML databases using XML, DOM and SAX, web development techniques using (X)HMTL, DHTML, PHP, and MySQL, deploying web services and service oriented architectures, and tuning Apache web server for performance, security and caching. My core competency lies in academic research, data and information science, as well as writing, proofreading and editing of research papers and thesis of all academic levels. I am seeking opportunities to offer my rich professional and academic experience for the strategic growth and developmental needs of your business. My core research interests and strengths are as follows: - Focused information retrieval - Evaluation of focused and content-oriented XML retrieval - Entity retrieval and knowledge discovery - Data mining and big data analytics - Business intelligence and predictive analytics - Time-series data forecasting - Recommendation algorithms for social/news networking sites - Native XML databases, NoSQL and relational database systems - Web servers and web technologies - Web database applications and Internet programming - Web and enterprise security

    $66.67 /hr
    1,658 hours
    5.00
  2. Maxim Vorobey

    Maxim Vorobey

    Senior Software Engineer/Architect

    Russia - Last active: 20 hours ago - Tests: 3

    I am a web application developer specializing in PHP/JS with 15 years of experience. strong OOP knowledge, MVC etc php, mysql, html, css, less, js, coffeescript twitter bootstrap, jquery, backbone.js, angular.js ajax, json, xml C/C++/Objective-C (just for fun) load balancing, big data, high traffic data scraping, data parsing saas, soap, rpc, rest phpunit, phpspec, tdd, bdd, xdebug symfony, symfony2, zend2, doctrine2, bitrix mysql, postgre, mongo (clustering, replications) memcached, redis, rabbitmq, sphinx ubuntu/debian/centos/archlinux/osx nginx, lighthttpd, node.js, apache2 git, mercurial, svn opengl, glsl api: paypal, facebook, twitter, livejournal, vkontakte, jira, mailchimp, mandrill, zendesk, amazon aws agile/scrum: jira, redmine https://github.com/n3b

    $69.00 /hr
    2,421 hours
    5.00
  3. Vitaly Soltysyak

    Vitaly Soltysyak

    MQL/Forex API Developer, MetaQuotes support, SQL Developer, RDB design

    Russia - Last active: 11 days ago - Tests: 5 - Portfolio: 3

    Primary skills: EA, indicators or scripts, any logic, any complexity. Adaptation, modification and optimization. MQL4 and MQL5. Forex Connect API development. Support and configuration of the MetaQuotes software (trading servers, backup servers, data centers, reporting service, bridges, feeds, etc). Developing of plugins for MetaQuotes Trading Servers. MT4 Server API, MT4 Manager API. ANSI SQL query programming; DB enterprise architecture modeling; DB structure and data modeling; T-SQL programming; SQL queries/storeds and DB model optimization.

    $27.78 /hr
    12 hours
    4.98
  4. Pasqualino Ferrentino

    Pasqualino Ferrentino

    Machine learning, pattern recognition, image analysis, sys developer

    Italy - Last active: 20 hours ago - Tests: 17 - Portfolio: 1

    I am a computer scientist whose main skills are in the field of data analysis, pattern recognition, statistical software, machine learning and large scale system design and integration. I have developed systems using Neural Networks, Markov chains, Support Vector Machines in various applications: OCR, image processing, data analysis, text indexing and retrieval. I am also proficient in 3D image visualization using common off the shelf libraries and methodologies, either low or high level, like OpenGL, DirectX, VTK, Java3D. I understand and use common ray tracing programs. I understand image processing topics like segmentation, thresholding, classification. I have worked in the past in a 3d Face recognition European project. I know the OpenCV library quite well. In the field of "general programming" I have a good understanding of Databases, multi threaded applications, sockets, pipes, encryption (symmetric and asymmetric), compiler design, operating systems, low level data structure in memory and on disk, data integrity. I consider myself an expert in data structures and algorithms: trees, queues, lists, b-trees, hash tables; I use standard libraries like STL, Boost, Java generics. I have a good knowledge of SQL and data normalization however I have also used custom No-SQL databases like Datadraw, MapDB, Tokyo Cabinet, Zope. I know all the basic algorithms and templates used in every day coding; regarding data integrity and security. Compression (lossy and lossless), symmetric and asymmetric encryption, public certificates, I have worked with OpenSSL programming, encrypted web services, packet sniffers. I am proficient in all the common every day languages with an emphasis on C++ and Perl. But I can use: Java, Python, Visual Basic, C#, PLSQL, Delphi. I know all the Object Oriented Programming concepts and design patterns and I use them if the need arises, but I am also able to write object-free programs in C or functional languages (like Haskell or Scheme). I know modern version control systems like git and mercurial, even if I can use also older ones like Subversion or CVS. I know Windows programming and API quite well. I have used WPF and WCF to create desktop applications in Windows and web services. I have used Linux and Gui toolkits like Qt which are platform independent. I know XML, XSL, I have used several parsers like the MsXML or Xpath. I know how to validate a XML with a schema. I have worked with a team that handled thousands of XML documents relating to air crashes in a SQL server database. I am able to talk and write in English with fluency. If anything is not listed here either I have forgotten to list it or I can probably learn it quite fast, so don't hesitate in asking!

    $24.41 /hr
    6,711 hours
    4.97
  5. Asim Mushtaq

    Asim Mushtaq

    GIS, Web Mapping and Mobile development Consultant and Expert

    Pakistan - Last active: 5 days ago - Tests: 7 - Portfolio: 14

    Mobile [iOS & Android] Web [ PHP (Codeigniter, Zend & Yii), Python (Django), Javascripts, Node.js, Angular.js, Leaflet, Openlayers] Databases [Postgres/PostGIS, MySQL, MS SQL Server, RavenDB, MongoDB0] GIS (MapServer, GeoServer, Mapnik, CartoDB, Mapbox, Tilemill, qGIS, ArcMap, Erdas Imagine, E-Cognition, Mapinfo, Remote Sensing) I have a Bachelors degree in Computer Science and a Masters in GIS, both from University of Nottingham - UK. I have over 7 years of GIS Development experience. I am experienced in both the following development streams, 1. Web application development (focusing on web mapping) 2. Mobile application development with iOS, Android & Windows phones (focusing on routing and location based services).

    $27.78 /hr
    3,480 hours
    4.81
  6. Vlad Ondruska

    Vlad Ondruska

    Certified Google Analytics Consultant | PPC Manager

    Czech Republic - Last active: 20 hours ago - Tests: 15 - Portfolio: 6

    *** Who am I? *** - Savvy digital marketing expert specialized in web analytics, conversion optimization, and PPC advertising. 10+ years of web analytics and digital marketing experience. - Google Analytics, Google AdWords (Google Partner status) and Bing Ads certified professional. - Learn more about my background from my LinkedIn profile http://www.linkedin.com/in/vladimirondruska *** What can I do to help you? *** - Web analytics measurement planning and implementation: Google Analytics and Universal Analytics setup, fixing tracking issues, campaign URL tagging, events, goals, conversion funnels, ecommerce tracking, cross-domain tracking, , filters, custom variables, content experiments, intelligence alerts, Google Tag Manager,... - you name it. - Custom reports and dashboards: Advanced segments, Google Analytics Core Reporting API, report integration into Google Spreadsheets, multi-channel attribution modeling,... - Data analysis and conversion optimization: Understand where your site visitors come from, what they do, why they do it and how to more out of them. Get data-driven insights for your business decisions. Build hypotheses based on your data, A/B test them, get a conversion lift. Repeat and drive continual improvement of your website performance. - PPC campaign setup, optimization and management: I am highly proficient with PPC campaign management for English speaking countries, both AdWords and Bing Ads. I have been managing dozens of PPC accounts from smaller to even 7-figure monthly budgets since 2004. *** Why me? *** - Skilled web analyst with proven track record and excellent exam results (92% in the latest version of Gooogle Analytics IQ certification, top results in relevant oDesk tests) - Strong ability to explain user behavior and suggest recommendations for conversion rate and revenue boosts. - Seasoned 5.00 star oDesker with 3000+ hours worked. I know what level of service you deserve. - Usually online and available 14 hours a day, from 8 am to 10 pm CET (Central European).

    $64.50 /hr
    3,264 hours
    5.00
  7. Philipp Schapotschnikow

    Philipp Schapotschnikow

    Applied mathematician

    Germany - Last active: 6 days ago - Tests: 2 - Portfolio: 1

    Over the past years, I have completed a large number of projects in artificial intelligence and machine learning; computer vision and image processing; data modeling and forecasting; algorithmic software development. In many projects, I developed an algorithm and/or a working prototype for a start-up or a small business. Typical tools include MATLAB and C++; I am proficient in FORTRAN, C and have some experience with C#. I graduated in Mathematics in 2006 from the Technical University in Munich (Germany). Afterwards, I completed PhD in Computation Materials Science at the Delft University of Technology (Netherlands) in 2010, and worked as Scientific Programmer in the field of combustion modelling.

    $100.00 /hr
    37 hours
    5.00
  8. John Bampton

    John Bampton

    Elance-oDesk 340+ Jobs International Man of Mystery - Digital Rockstar

    Australia - Last active: 14 days ago - Tests: 18 - Portfolio: 3

    Super discounted hourly rate - $20 - to the first client that offers me a job that involves Ruby or Python. Over 250 happy clients. Ideas man, innovation expert and one man think tank! The BOOST to productivity. Big hitting programming veteran rocking out hard to code everyday. I build fast loading websites that bring in more revenue. Comprehensive knowledge of XML based document publishing systems and well versed in PHP 5. Ex Adobe Coldfusion programmer. Junior Pythonista! Ruby Wannabe! XPath Superhero! 24/7 365 IT Nerd and Digital Nomad. A past school chess prodigy. Electronic dance music enthusiast. Science Fiction / Fantasy fan. I am currently placed in the top 1000 programmers on Codewars - https://www.codewars.com/users/Beast - where I am mainly doing coding challenges in Ruby but overall attempting to learn all 8 current languages they are offering. As I progress through the challenges I am learning more about core Ruby, so far mainly the String, Regex, Prime and Array Classes and the Enumerable Module Currently working for two USA based companies / government departments some indirectly - one in California. All these jobs involve some form of document publishing. Some software / technologies that I have worked with - Ecrion XF designer, Altova XMLSpy / Stylevision, oXygen XML editor, Stylus Studio, XEP, Xalan, Saxon, Apache FOP, Ibex, xsltproc, EXSLT, MSXML, MSXSL, Scalable Vector Graphics (SVG), Orbeon XForms, Docbook (Authoring and XSLT), DITA OT, HL7, FMPXMLRESULT, WordProcessingML, SpreadsheetML, eXist Native XML database with XQuery Update, BaseX, XProc - An XML Pipeline Language. Interested in working with MongoDB, XQuery, JSONiq, MarkLogic, Phalcon PHP, Yii Framework, NoSQL, HHVM, Zend Framework, AngularJS, Big Data, Rails, Django, Zope, Plone, Altova server products (Raptor XML, Flowforce, MapForce, Stylevision) - come on make me a job offer! I have an iMac running OS X Yosemite, 2 desktop PCs running various linux distros, a Lubuntu laptop, a Samsung Galaxy Note 2 KitKat mobile phone, a Samsung Galaxy Tab S 10.5 running KitKat, a Microsoft Surface Pro 2 Tablet running Windows 8.1 and a Firefox OS based mobile phone. In my spare time I like to stream movies and TV shows to my Apple TV and my Google Chromecast, well that's when I'm not learning Ruby or doing challenges on Khan Academy or similar sites. Do you remember those 1980's style left to right arcade games where when you got to the end of the level you had to try to defeat the big boss and then at the end of the game you had to fight the super boss? Well thinking along those lines, I am the undefeated super boss programmer looking for my next elite coding challenge! http://www.newyorker.com/magazine/2014/11/24/programmers-price "Working hard. Aiming to be the best. This is my dream. This is my journey!" - Milos Raonic

    $60.00 /hr
    2,263 hours
    4.57
  9. Juan Luis Herrera Cortijo

    Juan Luis Herrera Cortijo

    Data Scientist

    Spain - Last active: 20 hours ago - Tests: 16 - Portfolio: 5

    Do you have some question that requires a statistical or machine learning answer? No problem. As a data scientist with 15 years of experience, I have the technical knowledge and the communication skills needed to solve your problem and, most important, give an answer that you can apply to your field of interest. What I offer to you is a full data analysis/machine learning stack, including: - Getting and organizing your data. - Selecting the most relevant statistical or machine learning technique for your case. - Applying the technique to your data. - Writing a report that explains every step taken and makes a interpretation of the results. All written with enough technical detail, but that doesn't require a depth statistical knowledge to follow. - Assistance in applying the results to your specific field. I can do all this using any or several of the following: R, MATLAB, Python, MySQL. Everybody can apply an out of the shell statistical algorithm to some benchmark data. But I'm an expert in the tricks needed to apply those algorithms to real data.

    $44.44 /hr
    490 hours
    5.00
  10. Andrey E.

    Andrey E.

    Web Scraping Expert and PHP Web Developer

    Russia - Last active: 20 hours 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