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David B.

David B.


United States - Tests: 13 - Portfolio: 1

Over the past several years I've been trying to keep on top of emerging tech such as ruby, jquery and other frameworks so that I can help my clients. I'm been growing my small business to a more online business for web and software development. I also have experince in: Ruby, Perl, Python, Visual Basic, GNU C, Visual C++, Schema, PHP, MySQL, PostGreSQL, Microsoft SQL Server, Ajax, OOP, JavaScript, Java, and wxWidgets (A Framework for python/perl)

$50.00 /hr
17 hours

Yaro Apletov

Yaro Apletov

Full Stack Web Developer

Spain - Tests: 4 - Portfolio: 9

I am a fair and honest contractor, who always listens carefully to customers to determine and understand their business requirements, fulfill them and to provide an added value in every job I take. Delivering great and well documented solutions on time and budget - is always my goal number one! I possess a Master's Degree in Maths and CS and a broad experience in software architecture design and implementation for various domains and platforms. I am a passionate programmer with love for tdd, bdd, clean, optimal and readable code. My specialization is in building end solutions with web technologies, using Ruby, Rails, Javascript (Coffee) with AngularJS and Meteor. Outside of work, I am a keen technical writer of articles on programming and CS. Experience: All development phases - from interviewing customers, gathering and formalizing technical requirements to post sale customer support - solo and as part of a distributed team. Technologies: Proficient knowledge and regular use of technologies and methodoligies, such as Agile, TDD, BDD, CI, oop, patterns, optimization, ajax, sockets, mvc, fp, parallel processing, network api and communication. Tools: Extensive knowledge and regular use of development and related tools: Windows Server/Linux/LDAP/Samba/AD/DNS/DHCP/MS Sql/Mysql/Postgres/Mongo, IIS/nginx/ssh/git/travis/heroku/github.

$30.00 /hr
109 hours

Vassiliy Shvetsov

Vassiliy Shvetsov

Software Architect

Kazakhstan - Tests: 9 - Portfolio: 3

I have hands-on experience with wide variety of technologies, deep enough to solve any sort of tasks and problems my team and I are facing every day. Good interpersonal skills, curiosity, enthusiasm and dedication - these skills help me inspire my colleagues, accomplish tasks and meet deadlines. Currently I have more than 7 years of professional experience in development of enterprise-level applications. Hands-on experience includes: - C# .Net, WPF, WCF, Java EE, jBPM, Oracle Fusion Middleware; - Ruby, Rails, JavaScript, PHP, Python; - MS SQL, Oracle, MySQL, PostgreSQL, Redis, MongoDB; - Linux administration, etc., etc. Current area of interests includes distributed systems, cloud computing and data mining. I always strive for further advancement of my personal and professional skills.

$50.00 /hr
3,948 hours

Ilja Fursov

Ilja Fursov

SW Application Engineer

Estonia - Portfolio: 1

Master degree in Mechatronics (embedded control systems profile) with strong interest in programming. Currently working as SW Application Engineer in a big drives business company. Excellent team player. Works well as an individual, being able to solve different technical problems swiftly. Good communication skills. Eager to learn and improve current knowledge base. Highly interested in new technologies.

$11.11 /hr
0 hours

Daniel Vartanov

Daniel Vartanov Agency Contractor

Experienced Ruby backend developer

United Kingdom - Tests: 2 - Portfolio: 1

For last five years I've been participating in and leading the development of several large Ruby projects (not only web-oriented). I deeply know Rails and Merb internal code. I participate in Ruby community and often contribute to famous projects, such as Cucumber, Watir, etc. See my profile at a github: I passionately adopt ideas of agile development and successfully completed several enterprise projects using these techniques. Before programming in Ruby I participated in development of enterprise solutions (used Java, C++). I have major in mathematics and computer science, therefore, I can apply effective algorithms with the maximal simplicity of code.

Associated with: Daniel Vartanov Agency

$55.56 /hr
3,936 hours

Raymond Doran

Raymond Doran

Senior Software Consultant

United States - Tests: 2

I am an experienced, motivated and detailed Software Architect / Engineer with a complete end-to-end understanding of the software development process. Over 17 years of professional experience in software development, technology support, and graphic arts. Software development skills include Rich Internet Applications and Web 2.0, Object Oriented Application Design (OOAD), including the use of the Unified Modeling Language (UML), SQL, JAVA (J2EE, Hibernate, Spring, Struts), JSP, ActionScript, PHP, EJB, C++, HTML, XML, BlueMartini, Design Patterns, and managing small development teams. The past 15 years of my career have been mainly focused on the Java family of technologies with a strong emphasis on distributed applications over the internet or corporate intranet. I have also spent the last 6 years with Flex and Actionscript front ends. The ability to speak comfortably in large groups, one on one with clients, or mentoring peers is a skill that I have been able to acquire as well.

$95.00 /hr
1,310 hours

Iain Bryson

Iain Bryson

Senior Developer in Data Visualization

United States - Tests: 7 - Portfolio: 3

Veteran of 15 years at Microsoft, striking out for the independent life. Wide experience in C++, system level programming and mathematical and statistical computation. My training was in engineering and robotics, and I've worked in areas as varied as C++ code generation and cloud file storage. My area of focus is transformation and rendering of big data datasets to create web reports and dashboards that drive business insight.

$50.00 /hr
0 hours

Alexander White Agency Contractor

Brainbench certified Senior PHP/PERL developer

Belarus - Tests: 12 - Portfolio: 1

Perl, Catalyst Web Framework, SOAP/REST API, WWW:Mechanize, command line tools PHP, Kohana, PHPFox, Lemonade, SOAP/REST API MySQL, MS SQL JS, JQuery AutoCAD adaptation - AutoLISP/COM objects - Integration with MS Office

Associated with: 12devs

$24.44 /hr
48 hours

Igor T.

Igor T. Agency Contractor

FULL STACK EXPERT. 5+ years exp. Live projects

Russia - Tests: 1 - Portfolio: 2

I'm a professional web developer with a strong mathematical education. I took 24th place at All-Russian Mathematical Olympiad in 2008. My main principals are: ✓ to keep your deadlines (to be working as much as need if need) ✓ to keep code clear ✓ to keep application stable I was working with enough clients. One of them was a Russian bank(I have developed a security inner system for them). Also I was working with market force international group. I know how to have a professional approach to what I'm doing. And my live projects are evidence that I'm pro and my clients are satisfied. So I'm looking forward new interesting suggestions.

Associated with: ILike

$30.00 /hr
1,674 hours