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  1. Jonathan C.

    Jonathan C.

    Consultant

    United Kingdom - Last active: 2 days ago - Tests: 1

    I have a UK university PhD, in Artificial Intelligence, and the business management skills to match, together With 15 years of Delphi, C++, Java, SQL, and Object-oriented analysis and design experience. I specialise in development including protocol specification, thread management, distributed communication and database transaction management. I have retro-fitted software in tasks ranging from installing improved modules to sophisticated Artificial Intelligence sub-systems. I can provide the often essential empathy with the contract holders, and the pragmatics to satisfy the demands of management. I have 20 years of competency in the software industry, and have a proven track record that will guarantee the successful realisation of your system requirements. I have designed and implemented systems used by multi-billion turnover corporations around the world, saving millions of pounds savings per year. My scope in system design and development ranges from individual utilities and embedded operating systems, through to large-scale corporation-wide distributed architectures. I am also able to provide a code debugging and fixing service, either onsite or online. I can give workshops and can facilitate training of new software developers, both in-house and online. I have managed my own team and maintained their skills matrices, ensuring training has been current. I have defined and managed new product releases and have written instruction manuals for new and "super" users at the customer end of the project.

    $105.56 /hr
    2,545 hours
    4.96
  2. Minerva G.

    Minerva G.

    Sr. Project Planning, Scheduling and Data Analyst

    United States - Last active: 18 days ago - Tests: 7 - Portfolio: 3

    Hello! Do you have a project you NEED to keep on schedule and deliver on time? For every milestone you miss you are in danger of missing your delivery date. Schedule slips mean you reduce your profit and your customer loses confidence you can deliver when you said you would. What you need is a project plan and schedule that will help you keep track of your project. Your schedule needs start of project, durations for each task, and a good logical network of predecessors and successors. Once you have that you need to baseline your project so at the end you can analyze where the bottleneck might have occurred. Let me help you build a realistic schedule so you can meet delivery on schedule which will help you deliver on budget. I have helped major aerospace companies achieve their goals on delivery saving them lots of $$$. I've also started helping out small companies so they can grow and profit as they implement better planning for their projects and products. Remember, you need to keep track of your projects and your production/services to optimize your business. You need my help whether your business is virtual or you have a physical location. Let me know if you have any questions. Regards, Minerva

    $38.89 /hr
    26 hours
    5.00
  3. Cindy Bouchard

    Cindy Bouchard

    Salesforce.com Certified Admin, Web Designer, Business Analyst

    United States - Last active: 1 month ago - Tests: 3

    Certified Salesforce Administrator, Salesforce Sales Cloud and Service Cloud Consultant and IT Business Analyst with over 15 years of experience in business analysis and sales/marketing process development and 5+ years experience with the Salesforce.com platform. I specialize in Salesforce.com implementation and administration, web design, web content development and site usability. I have extensive experience customizing Salesforce.com instances, building websites with Wordpress and Joomla and integrating sites with the Salesforce.com platform. Salesforce experience: Implement and customize new instances of SalesForce Integrate Salesforce with websites Integrate Salesforce with Marketo Set up Marketing Automation Create custom reports and configure dashboards Create Custom Objects, Custom Fields, Page Layouts and Related Lists Create formula fields, field dependencies and automated alerts Configure Validation, Workflow and Approval process rules Manage user profiles, roles, users Migrate and merge duplicate records and perform database de-duping and cleanup Create and manage security profiles (including IP restrictions) Configure Lead Assignment rules Manage data with SF Dataloader and Jitterbit

    $44.44 /hr
    336 hours
    4.82
  4. Swati P.

    Swati P.

    Expert Business Analyst, CBAP, BA Trainer, Process Improvement, Agile

    India - Last active: 5 days ago - Tests: 13 - Portfolio: 10

    Seasoned Business Analyst, Certified Business Analysis Professional™ (CBAP®), Business Analysis Trainer and CBAP CCBA Trainer and practicing Process/BPM Consultant with extensive IT/Business experience across global clients from varied industries and size). Experience of working across many parts and cultures across the globe such as the U.S., U.K., India, Germany and Australia. I have trained several batches (individuals or small batches) of students from the US, UK and India. I have also trained large size batches from multinational management consultancy and technology services. My objective is to continue excelling as Senior Business Analyst/Consultant while adding value to my clients during various phases of a project such as: • Extensive interaction with key stakeholders like users, senior leaders and vendor representatives. • Keeping tabs on governance/quality of organization-wide RFPs/requirements from various application domains, while functioning as the lead on requirements management process team • Active participation and contribution in stream leader meetings • Planning and actively participating in various workshops on solution concepts, scope, requirements analysis and detailed level functional requirements, gap analysis and design • BPA (Business Process Analysis) and improvement. Creation of As-Is end-to-end process maps highlighting the key processes, data(domain) models, rules and improvement opportunities • Creation of extensive documentation of requirements (new/enhancements) in the form of data and business process models, dashboard designs, use cases, user interface models (wireframes/mock-ups) or screen definitions, worksheets containing critical information like user groups and performance requirements • Assisting IT staff (including outsourced teams) in technical design, testing strategy, test case reviews/testing/QA. Creation of acceptance tests on behalf of business teams • Active participation in overall project planning, status tracking, document control, traceability and post closure activities • Extensive QA/testing and reviews of partner integration B2B transactions (data) to ensure those are per specs • Creating Message Implementation Guides (MIGs) for various interfaces including critical business processes related to Advance Shipment Notice (ASN/ 3B2) and Milestone updates (3B3)s • Designing client specific BPM Methodology based on industry best practices • Training and mentoring in the area of Business Analysis, CBAP-CCBA exam preparation, BPM/BRMS, Quality guidelines and process expertise. Successfully trained batches in the US, Canada and India • Member of Business Process and Data CoE (Centre of Excellence) team for a top tier client’s eBusiness team Professional Highlights: • Over the past 17 years , I have worked in all stages of SDLC, using different methodologies such as waterfall, agile, incremental. During all these years, I have contributed in wide variety of engagements as Business Analyst. I have in depth knowledge of BABOK framework. • I have specialized expertise in process improvement areas such as Business Process management Systems(BPMS), Business Activity Monitoring (BAM), Business Rules management Systems (BRMS), EAI and B2B based integrations. • I have worked with several US, UK and Australia based MNCs (such as Motorola, Genworth Financial, Capital One, British Telecom to name a few) on various IT engagements. While building my career expertise, I have lived and worked in India, U.S., Australia, U.K. and in Germany. As part of my odesk based consulting I have worked with several diversified clients located across U.S. Canada, Australia, Sweden and Dubai. • I have wide variety of business domain experience such as end to end Supply Chain, Trading, Insurance, Risk, Telecom, Performance Monitoring, in general web based systems, and ERP processes related to Sales, Inventory, Purchase and Logistics. I have also worked in the same role with small scale businesses as well, plus I have experience creating a small b2C online business setup. • Come from very strong technical and engineering background. Primary specialties include cloud computing, SOA and web-services, J2EE, client-server, .NET • I am certified NLP Practitioner from Australia and have skills to train/coach on the same as well. • Last but not the least- I have worked with global teams in completely remote model or partly remote model successfully for almost 5 years altogether. I have managed to do so successfully with regular communication and sharing updates, using remote access tools such as VPN, skype, teamviewer, GotoMeeting, WebEx along with appropriate preparation for the meetings and presentations. And yes, of course with help of great teams I have worked with.

    $45.00 /hr
    1,741 hours
    4.99
  5. Paul Harper

    Paul Harper

    Business Support and Marketing | UK SME Specialist

    United Kingdom - Last active: 3 days ago - Tests: 2 - Portfolio: 2

    ** UK Businesses: - I offer a free consultation and free report on your business marketing strategy and / or website. No obligation. UK Based companies only. Contact me for a chat. -- I'm looking to help businesses maximise their marketing. I can edit your website so it brings in leads, SEO it, suggest online and off-line marketing actions and generally mentor you going forward. I prefer UK based businesses, any sized businesses and I offer the initial consultation free. Over ten years working with UK SME's building cost effective websites and setting up Internet Marketing. Backed up with, to quote a recent client, 'Spade Loads of business acumen'. I have worked with over 2000 website builds. From a £75 website to an API driven cart site - I can help. I have supported creative businesses, general business start-ups and matched business mentors. I enjoy contributing to growing businesses; Business Support and Marketing. All business need marketing and sales - if you have a business and require more sales or want to streamline your sales; I'm your guy. I'm experienced, have a problem solving brain, dedicated driven sales focused person with good connections nationwide. Trained in the USA by a world class corporation I scored record breaking sales results. I developed marketing company and a sales organisation in the UK to be the biggest in the country. The marketing and structure I set up was so 'wide eyed' with a 'nail on the head' offering that our products sold in the thousands and grew nationwide. Allow me to analyse your company, I will deliver suggestions and fixes to enable you to hit your targets. Then I will work with you in the background or with you as part of the team. One client he reported; 'Since working with Paul I’ve doubled my business’ ARM Services. How to start working with me: I will check your business marketing setup and advise as to the best actions. This may include SEO, Websites, Mobile Apps, Explanation videos, Google AdWords, Google AdSense, website content, free portals etc. Whatever it takes to get you more customers and keep them. I will make suggestions and discuss with you options to move forward. I'm interested in helping business increase leads and sales. Ideally integrating Internet and traditional marketing. Over the last 12 years I have delivered Internet marketing projects to business in all parts of the UK. Based in UK. Fully Internet connected. Happy with temporary, part time and as needed projects. Face to face meetings available in London, Birmingham, Manchester, Leeds, Newcastle and Edinburgh. Ideally I am looking for corporate businesses who have a good product and want to get the product to market or expand market share. I assist with the following tools: - Website brief for start ups. - Website Check and Report - this report is a working document that focuses on delivering leads, sales and contacts. - Marketing structure design to include database set up, design of contact process and training how to operate. - Writing of marketing emails either edited existing or new. - Consultancy on how to increase your websites performance. - Project manage SEO campaigns. - Training of sales teams, this can be completed face to face or via phone. Ask a question - glad to help.

    $49.00 /hr
    112 hours
    4.58
  6. Don Taylor

    Don Taylor

    Analyst, Manager, Technical Writer

    United States - Last active: 1 day ago - Tests: 9 - Portfolio: 3

    In my 30+ year career I've picked up a wide variety of technical skills and professional experience areas. I've been successful in management and individual contributor roles. I want to help you succeed with your project goals! Here's a quick list of skills and technologies where I have at least some, and in many cases, quite a lot, of experience: Apple Xcode, Authorize.net, Back office processes, B2C e-commerce, Basecamp, Budget management, Business analysis, Business metrics, Business rules & logic, Certified Scrum Master, Change management, Client engagement, Codesion, Communication: interpersonal, written, verbal, ConstantContact, COPPA compliance, CRM, Creative problem solving, Customer satisfaction, Customer liaison & support, Data flow design, Design spec preparation, Design standards, DropBox, 8x8 phone system setup/admin, Feature rollout, GIS tools: ArcGIS, Google Maps, Google Apps, Google Docs/Drive, Graphical editors, HTML, Interviewing, IT liaison, JavaScript, Knowledge management, MailChimp, MS Access, Excel, PowerPoint, Project, SharePoint, Visio, Word, Negotiation & issue resolution, Operations monitoring, Apple Mac desktop, PCI compliance, Policy definition, Process/protocol definition, Process improvement, Program execution, Project management – traditional & agile, Quality assurance & testing, R&D, RapidMiner (novice), Requirements gathering, Requirements analysis, Resource allocation, Salesforce setup/administration, Scrum product owner, SDLC, Service delivery, SmartBear AlertSite, Stakeholder voice, Statistical analysis, Strategic planning, SugarCRM, Team member & leader, Training, UNIX shell & C, Usability/UI design, Use case depiction, User stories, User acceptance test, Vimeo, Web app dev mgmt, WordPress, Workflow analysis, Zapier integrations, Zendesk setup/administration.

    $55.56 /hr
    607 hours
    5.00
  7. Justin M.

    Justin M. Agency Contractor

    Project Manager and Squarespace Specialist

    United States - Last active: 1 day ago - Tests: 9 - Portfolio: 17

    Driven by a genuine desire to contribute to the global creative community, Justin Raymond Merino founded kulturspace with fifteen years of diverse experiences in management, design and cultural environments in international organisations, he offers clients and collaborators a wealth of knowledge, enthusiasm and creative dexterity. Justin’s education includes Business Management studies at COC, a degree in Design and Visual Communications from the University of Pennsylvania, and in Film & Cinema from the University of London. A strong believer in self-advancement, he also studied Project Management at Pinnacle P.D., Exhibition Design at Node’s Center for Curatorial Studies, and participated in numerous educational programmes at Museum of Modern Art in New York. Spanning over a decade of supervisory practice, Justin’s multifaceted portfolio includes roles such as Operations/Merger Coordinator at Ferguson Enterprises Inc., Facilities Consultant for Warner Music Group, Project Manager within the International Television Department at Warner Bros. Studios, Head Coordinator at LuxeLab & ArtLab, and Facilities Coordinator at Los Angeles Fire Department, amongst others. His responsibilities ranged from overseeing a staff of 40+ people, to managing a US$1billion facilities remodel for Warner Bros. Studios. Justin’s progressive character, innovative ideas and communicational adeptness led to his appointment as Operations and Artist Relations Director at the Manhattan-based Artist Pension Trust in late 2011. His duties included handling of investments and corporate relations with over 700 clients in the UK, Los Angeles and New York, in addition to managing the global Operations and Logistics staff and business development. His hard work and dedication saw his prompt promotion in 2013 to Director General of the newly founded non-profit APT Institute, where he played an integral role in the development of the organisation’s concept, branding and marketing strategies. Justin’s focus now lies on nurturing and expanding kulturspace’s international presence as THE Creative(s) Agency, working with and for creative individuals and organisations to bring their ideas to life. He envisions a future where we’re able to devote ourselves to our individual creative pursuits, enriching our world with artistic, cultural and innovative visions, but doing so with the support of a larger collective - free from the limitations of a traditional brick-and-mortar setup. A native of Los Angeles, Justin Raymond Merino presently collects air miles living and working between Los Angeles, California and Berlin, Germany. Languages: English, ASL and Hebrew.

    Associated with: kulturspace

    $75.00 /hr
    22 hours
    5.00
  8. Vincent W.

    Vincent W. Agency Contractor

    Genesis & Dynamik WordPress Website Design and Development.

    United States - Last active: 4 days ago - Tests: 4 - Portfolio: 21

    Top 5% of oDesk Freelancers in 2013 I’m a WordPress expert who builds websites that just plain work. My sites are stable, beautiful, fast, easy to update, and make maintaining your online presence easy. I have over 16 years of experience working for such companies as IBM, Kimberly Clark, ACS, AthleticGreens,com, and BizzyWeb. Specialties:WordPress, White hat SEO, virtual workforce supervision, CSS, eCommerce, wire-framing, website design, website development, performance optimizing, WooCommerce, Gravity Forms

    Associated with: Bootstrap Business Solutions Agency

    $125.00 /hr
    506 hours
    5.00
  9. Conrad L.

    Conrad L.

    MOODLE Course Management System Consultant

    United States - Last active: 02/23/2014 - Portfolio: 3

    Though I have three years in developing online training applications, I have over 20 years of experience in IT development, administration and project management with the US Dept of Labor / Bureau of Labor Statistics. I have experience developing enterprise-wide applications, managing web infrastucture configurations, and managing database design and other projects. In addition to my IT experience I also served as a Research Economist and Quality Assurance Analyst. My written and verbal communication skills are as significant as my IT skills.

    $55.56 /hr
    26 hours
    5.00
  10. Alexander L.

    Alexander L.

    Full Stack Developer/CTO

    United States - Last active: 11/07/2014 - Tests: 6

    * More than 5 years' experience providing IT consulting services to major insurance and financial companies, developing large enterprise applications. * Great experience managing cross functional teams from varying countries around the world * Outstanding skills working with external customers and outsource teams I am looking for a position in product management with a focus on product development and team leadership. Preferably in a high paced startup.

    $100.00 /hr
    5,193 hours
    5.00