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  1. Saba Khan

    Saba Khan

    User Experience Designer | Developer

    India - Tests: 5 - Portfolio: 12

    I'm Saba Khan, co-founder of IICreators. I've over 6 years of experience in fields of Website Development, User Experience Designing, E-commerce Management and Development, Magento, wordpress developer. Holds a Master’s degree in Computer Application, a certified Oracle Associate and Microsoft certified Technical Specialist. Our team is always very excited to work on innovative and creative projects. We are looking forward for new projects. Our team have successfully completed big projects. Some recent projects are: 1. www.nimishaverma.com (E-Commerce website) 2. www.stmarysteeatardiudaipur.edu.in (CMS website)

    $15.00 /hr
    221 hours
    5.00
  2. Shelley Collett

    Shelley Collett

    QA Manager / Freelance Writer

    United States - Portfolio: 9

    As a multi-faceted individual, I'm skilled in both software QA and writing, rewriting, editing, and proofreading. I'm venturing from full-time office work into a full-time work-at-home freelancer. My desires are to find and keep quality clients, and expand my skills and experience by providing them with quality work, while still having fun. My specialties in Software QA include Agile, manual testing, test management, requirements review, and end-to-end functional testing - including database verification, something I have a particular fondness for. When it comes to writing, I have a vast array of interesting experiences to draw from and specialize in travel, technical, or adventure articles, research, and creative writing. I fully research any topic that I'm not familiar with, as well as many that I am familiar with. I'm a writer and the content administrator for scubadiverlife.com, a popular diving site.

    $40.00 /hr
    4,098 hours
    5.00
  3. Charles Stone

    Charles Stone

    Game Designer

    United States - Tests: 6 - Portfolio: 2

    I am a junior game designer, recently graduated from Champlain College with a bachelor of science degree in game design and a specialization in systems and narrative design. I have a diverse set of skills related both to game design and general creative writing and am proficient with various programs associated with game design. I am a creative and driven individual who, while still learning, will be a strong asset to any project.

    $30.00 /hr
    20 hours
    0.00
  4. Melissa Jones

    Melissa Jones

    I am a ONE STOP SHOP! Writer, Designer, Publisher

    United States - Portfolio: 20

    www.mpagejones.com Native English speaker. I provide a unique set of proven skills in both writing and graphic design. For over 23 years, I have been a "one-stop-shop" saving my freelance clients time and money by being able to create package deals. Imagine only having one person to contact for an entire project instead of a designer, writer, editor and etc. I have a B.A. in Creative Writing/English and am a published author in several magazines, as well as, a published author of a memoir (available at Amazon.com). My biggest assets are my work ethic (if I promise something and you don't get it on the agreed upon time...someone call 911!!) and my insatiable curiosity when it comes to my craft. I believe that any day that you get to wake up and create something is a great day!

    $22.00 /hr
    22 hours
    5.00
  5. Joshua C.

    Joshua C.

    Squarespace Professional

    United States - Portfolio: 16

    *Please Note: Per Hour/Fee is flexible to change based on scope and project difficulty.* My name is Josh C, and I'm a freelancer out of Orlando, Florida. I have a vast array of skills, and have worked with numerous companies in various fields including: (Message me for full portfolio). *Speciality in Squarespace Web Design & Content Coordination* -Creative/Content Based Writing (Blogs, Bios, Press Releases, Proofing, etc) -Photo Manipulation/Creation/Formatting (Adobe Photoshop) -Audio Editing, Mixing, Processing (Logic Pro) If you would like more information about my array of services, please feel free to send me a message and ask any questions! Thanks, Josh

    $38.89 /hr
    108 hours
    4.93
  6. Steve Butcher

    Steve Butcher

    Consumer product design from concept to shelf

    United States - Portfolio: 2

    ACG is a multi disciplined design agency that specializes in bringing ideas to life through a team of top talent in the areas of industrial design, graphic design, toy and game design and product engineering. We can deliver a comprehensive development program across multiple disciplines or a focused approach in any of our specialty areas. From product concepts to complete 3D CAD assemblies and part design to marketing, advertising and communications pieces for print and web. ACG can help bring your ideas and projects to life regardless of size or scope.

    $55.00 /hr
    45 hours
    4.90
  7. Bhashitha J.

    Bhashitha J.

    Developer, Researcher & Writer

    Sri Lanka - Tests: 7 - Portfolio: 8

    During my undergraduate and professional career, I've made myself familiar with a wide range of technologies, including Java, .NET, PHP, SAP, JavaScript, C++ and have worked with several DBMS including MSSQL, MySQL. I've also worked with reporting services to develop dynamic, ad-hoc reports with SSRS and Crystal reports. I've involved in many software development projects, from requirements gathering to UAT assistance. I'm specialized in the business domain of manufacturing ,banking, scheduling, shop floor tracking, payroll management, shopping cart and planning. I'm seeking for opportunities to undertake software development projects, document writing, business analysis and research. While improving my skills and gathering experiences on my career domain, which is software development. I also wanted to apply my skills of creative and analytical writing and my passion for research. Technologies: in SAP : Module pool programming, Screen Programming,Report Programming, BAPI, BADI, XSLTools, RFC, User Exits in .Net : Web Development (ASPX), Desktop Applications. Reporting Services : SSRS ,Crystal reports. Education: B.Sc (BICT), NCC(UK). Test Score: http://www.odesk.com/users/~~de5bdcd2f1ccaff1 English Spelling Test (U.S. Version) - 5.00 - 1st Place! - 25 min U.S. English Basic Skills - 4.25 - Top 20% - 34 min Electronic Design - 2.60 - Top 20% - 36 min HTML 4.01 - 3.75 - Top 20% - 38 min PHP5 - 3.00 - 42 min Microsoft Excel 2010 - 3.90 - Top 10% - 34 min

    $15.00 /hr
    29 hours
    4.89
  8. Tim Sawicki

    Tim Sawicki

    WebGL developer and Software Engineer with VR experience

    United States - Tests: 4

    My recent work (read: the past 3+ years) has been entirely based in webGL - mostly with 3D models and environments, but also some particle effects. I can work in a number of languages however - and am most familiar with C, C++, GLSL, Java, Python, PHP and Javascript. As a web designer I'm familiar with WebGL implementations, e-commerce, and mySQL database work. I was most recently employed by a virtual reality lab before cuts in funding terminated my position. While there I worked with an accelerometer-based glove apparatus, learned about VR theory and methods of application, worked with a unity-like engine, and modeled in 3DStudioMax and Maya. I was also involved the various upkeep and troubleshooting needs of a VR-capable network of nodes and projectors.

    $50.00 /hr
    680 hours
    4.34
  9. Kristy Keown

    Kristy Keown

    Website, Brand & Marketing Services

    United Kingdom - Portfolio: 12

    PASSION +GREAT DESIGN Passion and design are two of the most powerful forces out there and I have both! My specialty is creating great brand identity designs for print, the web, or both. My vision isn't complicated: keep doing what we love and make clients happy along the way! The only thing missing is you. Kristy - the founder and primary contact has worked for a number of large companies in marketing before going freelance as a website and graphic designer. She is currently a Wix Pro Designer and her clients range from small local businesses to large international companies.

    $33.00 /hr
    5 hours
    5.00
  10. Doveen Schecter

    Doveen Schecter

    She wrote a 250-page corporate history in 60 days

    Hong Kong - Tests: 1 - Portfolio: 2

    Doveen Schecter has been writing and editing professionally for over 28 years in New York, Moscow and Hong Kong. Currently based in Hong Kong, her freelance projects include writing, editing and design of corporate brochures, web sites, ad campaigns, newsletters and speeches for various industries with a focus on travel, lifestyle, telecom and finance. Clients rely on her ability to listen and to offer ideas and strategies from her well of marketing experience and world travel.

    $50.00 /hr
    5 hours
    4.89