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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

Michael C.

Michael C. Agency Contractor

System Administrator

United States - Tests: 4

I am a system administrator and programmer who looks for challenging new projects. I have worked extensively in Open Source projects utilizing many tools as well as worked in Windows and Macintosh worlds. I specialize in Network, System, and Database Administration. But can do just about anything.

Associated with: iTMC

100% Job Success
$100.00 /hr
152 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

Justin Bachus

Justin Bachus

10+ years experience in Linux System Administration and web hosting

United States - Tests: 2

I have been involved in Linux and FreeBSD system administration for over 10 years when I began managing servers for a social networking website. After starting my own web hosting business and working in multiple positions in both the private and public sector, I consider myself an expert in system administration and designing systems to meet customer needs. With degrees in Business Honors and Management Information Systems, I can quickly articulate business needs and translate these into technical requirements. My technical experience allows me to then research and choose the best and most economical needs to match customer requirements.

$55.56 /hr
55 hours

Krzysztof Skarupa

Krzysztof Skarupa Agency Contractor

Experienced Python/Ruby developer

Poland - Tests: 2

I'm a software engineer experienced in Python (Django, Pyramid, Plone, Flask), with knowledge in Ruby and JavaScript. I've been working in a software house, where I participated in successful projects for companies from US and Europe. My main interest lies in web development, so my languages of choice are Ruby and Python. I'm also experienced in working with SQL databases, mainly PostgreSQL.

Associated with: Raise Exception

$16.67 /hr
4 hours

Jordan Smith

Jordan Smith

Professional Web Developer

United States - Tests: 3 - Portfolio: 1

Hello there! I am an experienced Ruby on Rails web developer. I love taking creative ideas and turning them into a reality. The majority of my work is done using Ruby on Rails, PostgreSQL, Javascript, jQuery, and Twitter bootstrap. I have experience using various other frameworks and can adjust to the job at hand, but those are my preferences. I also have lots of experience in affiliate marketing dealing with various traffic sources and ad networks. If you are interested in building any tools relating to this I would have great insight and could bring fresh ideas. Feel free to contact me with any website ideas and we can see if it is doable!

$45.00 /hr
2 hours

Vladimir Rybas

Vladimir Rybas

Expert Ruby on Rails Developer, Team Lead, PM

Thailand - Tests: 3

70% of all software projects fail. Why is that happening? A few reasons: - Poor communication - Poor communication - Poor communication - Badly defined requirements - Wrong project's priorities - Sloppy development practices How do I address these issues: *Communication & Requirements clarification* - Monday to Friday daily status meetings at fixed time, suitable for all team members(customer is a team member). - Weekly iteration planning meetings. - Transparent and easy-to-use Project Management tools. *Project prioritization* - Complexity estimation - Short iterations & short feedback loop *Development practices* - Perfectly clean code - Test Driven Development (99% test coverage). - Obligatory code review & collective code ownership. - Domain Driven Design, Lean Architecture, GRASP, SOLID If this sounds good for you, let's get this done. LinkedIn: Github: Tech Blog:

100% Job Success
$100.00 /hr
5,932 hours

Manimaran M

Manimaran M

Ruby on Rails Expert

India - Tests: 1 - Portfolio: 7

Over 9+ years of technical design, architecture and hands on experience in web application development. For the past 5 years, I’ve designed mid-size web & SaaS applications using a variety of languages, platforms and technologies. I have full command in Ruby on Rails, Rspec, Cucumber, Twitter bootstrap framework, Sass, Haml, Javascript, Coffeescript, jQuery, Stripe, Devise, MySQL, PostgreSQL etc. Earlier I also worked with mid to enterprise Java/J2EE framework. In the last 5 years I have been leading startup teams from end to end management of clients, projects, team management and hands on architecture using agile development approach. I’m very well versed with lean startup approach from proof of concept phase to launch phase. I value my time and my clients time and always delivery on time. I believe in open communication and can help entrepreneurs/startups to polish/refine, brain storm ideas. I am seeking opportunities to create applications for you/your company or help in enhacing/optimizing your existing application(s). I guarantee high quality work and on-time delivery.

$27.78 /hr
14 hours