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  1. Imran L.

    Imran L.

    Ruby on Rails, PHP, iPhone, Android, HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript, jQuery

    Pakistan - Tests: 10 - Portfolio: 4

    Over the past 4 years I am working in Ruby on Rails, PHP, iPhone, Android, HTML5, CSS3, Javascript, jQuery, Sencha Touch, Google Maps, CoffeeScript, Sass etc. I have developed Softwares and Web-Based Applications. Please! see my Portfolio for more detail.

    $5.56 /hr
    831 hours
  2. Yuriy Ufimtsev

    Yuriy Ufimtsev

    Android Developer

    Russia - Tests: 4 - Portfolio: 2

    I have diverse experience in development with different programming languages​​ (Java, C++, C#, Delphi), mainly in the area of client desktop applications, including automatic test system for HR (Delphi), software system for research in the field of data analysis (С# with NUnit for automated testing, ZedGraph, CSV data output), games for Android (Java with ADT, LibGDX engine and with complex AdMob integration).

    $22.00 /hr
    0 hours
  3. Ruell Magpayo

    Ruell Magpayo

    Software Engineer/Architect, Game Developer(HTML5/JS, DirectX, OpenGL)

    Philippines - Portfolio: 11

    - More than eleven (11) years of professional I.T. experience in Software Engineering on various platforms and systems. - Years of experiences as an independent Game Developer and Hobbyist for various 2D and 3D platforms including HTML5, GDI, SDL, Directx(3D) and OpenGL (including OpenGL ES). Makes and build own engines for game projects. - Skilled in designing presentable Graphical User Interface and graphics programming. - Excellent understanding of Object Oriented Analysis and design. Mastery of Design Patterns use. - More than nine (9) years experience in consumer based product development for embedded, desktop and web applications. Products available in the market. - Extensive experience in developing Windows applications implementing various technologies and architecture using VC++ (Win32, MFC, Windows CE .NET Applications, Windows 8 store apps). - Web based application development using HTML, PHP and J2EE technologies including latest HTML5 technologies. - Experience development in embedded environment including Texas Instrument's Digital Signal Processors (DSP) and ARM CPUs. - Experienced in development and design of firmware based products including hand-held devices, printers and MFPs currently availalble in the market. - Experience in Image related processing for various image formats including Raw, Jpeg, BMP and PNG formats. - Experience development on multiple platforms such as Windows (including CE), Linux and iTRON OS. - Extensive experience in Research and Development Projects. - Over ten (10) years experienced in Architectural Design

    $10.00 /hr
    0 hours
  4. Mahmud Hassan

    Mahmud Hassan Agency Contractor

    Senior iOS Android Apps and Games Developer

    Bangladesh - Tests: 8 - Portfolio: 22

    Hello Everybody, I am Sunny . Over last 12 years of my development journey, I am a really passionate and progressive professional. In Last 3 years I am an admirer of iOS and Android Development. As a Web Professional, I'm flexible with my schedule and skill-set. I have the solid grip on coredata, xibs and storyboards, xml based layout design, Webservices , customizing UI elements, strong logic, efficient prudent architectural design. In Games development i have versatile experience in cocos2d along with (box2d, chipmunk, rube, texturepacker), spritekit, jbox2d. I have certain skills integrating 3rd party sdks like amazon, facebook, revmob, admob, adcolonoy, chartboost. In previous i have worked with visual basic, .net with c#, java and in many other platforms and frameworks. More about me: I am an agile Guy I believe in strong relationship building, effectively collaborating with team management, always keep in mind end user's comfort zone. I always believe in simplicity that always reflects on my architectural design. I always mix up my creativity with my client's desire output. I am uniquely capable of translating your vision into a great solution. For more: Apps on App store:!/id823166511?mt=8 Thanks for watching my profile with patience. Wish you all the best.

    Groups: Application Developers Alliance

    Associated with: Core4Development Agency, Business App Station

    $30.00 /hr
    184 hours
  5. Farhan K.

    Farhan K. Agency Contractor

    Software Engineer, Biometric , DirectX, Security, Websites , Win32

    Pakistan - Tests: 5 - Portfolio: 19

    I have an experience of 11 years including managerial skills like, managing & leading different teams concurrently, making technology fusions for rare solutions, handling and communicating foreign clients, picking new technologies for solution, making project plans/deadline, software documentation including Flow and Architectures and business strategies for Software development. My vast experience includes skills like PHP, PHP 5, PHP YII framework, RESTful Api , OpenCV , Visual C++ , C++ , C , Java , J2me , HTML 5, Android SDK and native C++, Action Script , Torque , WML , Lua, VB scripting , Java Script, Ajax and many different applications. You can find more detail about my work in the following links. Online Portfolio: Online CV /Certificate: Online Freelance Profiles:

    Associated with: Nauman Hameed

    $31.11 /hr
    723 hours
  6. Alok Gupta

    Alok Gupta Agency Contractor

    Senior iOS/Android Developer

    India - Tests: 14 - Portfolio: 15

    Over the last 5+ years we have accumulated a huge wealth of trust among my clients with a wide spectrum across various geographical locations that includes: United States, United Kingdom, Australia, Norway and Canada. The list is ever increasing with the continuous improvement in our development, assistance and delivering methodology. I have a team of 70 developers and designers. Our core competence lies in delivering small to large business solutions that leverage the web technologies and eradicate the competition thereby making you stand out of the box. We follow a prototype model to develop small to medium business solutions that allows the involvement of client right from the project initiation to project deployment. This helps us make the client better understand his needs and forms a clear picture for all the milestones development during the whole project process. We selected PHP as it allows to develop cutting edge solutions utilizing various CMS: Joomla, Drupal, Wordpress, Magento etc. in cost effective manner cutting the costs drastically. It also provides a secured platform with Linux as the basis of the deployment server. Being an open source it eliminates the worries of the client to spend an extra bunch of amount for purchasing necessary licenses for various software. It is available free on the internet and open source software can be downloaded and deployed easily. We encourage our clients to outsource their website design and development requirement to us so that they extract the most out of their budget making the cost even lower and thereby they stand the most benefited. Finally, with us our clients remain rest assured without worrying to hire the necessary infrastructure, workforce and overheads. Our Expertise: Neuron leverages the development platform of Android that offers different libraries and tools for creating several sophisticated and innovative mobile apps. Neuron provides a rich development environment to the Android application development by offering rich integration for media support and optimized graphics. Neuron speaks of one of the finest team of developers for android applications, who has a thorough understanding of Android SDK, API’s, and framework coupled with specialization in Java. Our developers employ several technologies as Flash Lite CDK, Java ME (formerly J2ME), along with several other mobile technologies for developing a beneficial mobile environment.

    Groups: Android

    Associated with: Neuron Technolabs Pvt Ltd.

    $12.00 /hr
    902 hours