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  1. Maksym Chornopolskyi

    Maksym Chornopolskyi

    PHP ZF Developer

    Ukraine - Last active: 09/26/2013 - Tests: 3 - Portfolio: 9

    I'm professional web-developer from Ukraine with more than 13 years experience and great skills in PHP, Zend framework, MySQL, AJAX technologies. Website development, billing systems, social networks, on-line games and more using ZF, MySQL, AJAX. Many years I worked in local and outsourcing companies mainly on foreign projects. Worked on hi-load projects, scaling, optimizing code/DB. Experience with iOS development using AIR. Writing API webservices for mobile and web applications. Search engines (using Sphinx and Lucene engines). I'm good in backend development. Solid experience in frontend (Jquery/CSS/HTML) Using LAMP stack, configuring *nix servers, experience in Amazon web services configuration. I'm interested in building high performance scalable web apps and mobile development.

    $40.00 /hr
    151 hours
    5.00
  2. Sergiy G.

    Sergiy G.

    PHP, MySQL, Yii, JavaScript

    Ukraine - Last active: 12/01/2014 - Tests: 11 - Portfolio: 6

    Software engineer with 5+ years of professional experience in development field . Qualifications: - CS background; - extensive experience with LAMP/WAMP/MAMP stack technologies; - strong PHP knowledge, including PHP 5.5+ with SPL and OOP; - experience in database design (MySQL) and queries optimization; - comfortable with JavaScript/jQuery/Backbone.js, HTML5/CSS3, AJAX; - ability to build web applications from scratch or using MVC frameworks; - 4 years of experience with Yii framework having few big projects under the belt; - strong understanding and practice with Design Patterns and SOLID principles; - some familiarity with Agile methodology, Redis, PHPUnit, AWS; - understand and get Git, SVN, HTTP, Apache; - knowledge of REST API design and development; - hands on experience with web APIs (Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Google Maps, etc); - love to debug and profile codes using xDebug, FireBug, xhProf; - successful in Linux, Windows and OS X environments; - comfortable working with people of both the technology and business sides of the companies; - experience working in the team and in solo development; - great analytic skills and experience in systems evaluation and analysis; - critical thinking person and complex problems solver with extreme attention to details; - fluent in English, Russian and Ukrainian languages Only long-term projects please. Thanks, Sergio

    $39.99 /hr
    3,414 hours
    5.00
  3. Theodore H.

    Theodore H.

    PHP Developer, Magento, Joomla,

    Canada - Last active: 3 days ago - Tests: 4

    Over the past few years, I have developed several PHP utilities and programs. I formerly held a development position at Simple Machines Forum, where I worked on developing integrations of the forum software into CMS software.

    $40.00 /hr
    1,393 hours
    4.99
  4. Mikhail Shestak

    Mikhail Shestak Agency Contractor

    Senior PHP developer

    Belarus - Last active: 07/09/2013

    iTechArt Group is a custom software development, consulting and outsourcing company headquartered in Iselin, New Jersey, with 2 business units in Eastern Europe and over 350 professional engineers. iTechArt provides custom software and product development, implementation, Quality Assurance, maintenance as well as application modernization and re-engineering. The company serves clients in 20+ countries across diverse markets and industries, including Software & Technology, Financial Services, Marketing & Digital Media, Security, Healthcare, Retail, Insurance and others. Since its foundation iTechArt has provided upwards of 1,000 projects for a vast customer base across Europe and North America. We have solid experience bringing products from concept to release in a considerable variety of environments: .NET/ASP.NET/C#/VB.NET, Ruby on Rails/Python/Django, MS SharePoint, MOSS/WSS, IBM WebSphere Portal, CRM Systems/Windows Workflow Foundation/ Oracle BI/IBM Cognos/TIBCO Spotfire/Microsoft BI/TIBCO Messaging/MS Message Queue Server/IBM WebSphere MQ/MS BizTalk Server/InfoPathJava/Java EE (JDBC, JNI, EJB, JMS, Servlets)/JSP/StrutsC/C++ (including ANSI C)/WinAPI/UnixCMS/DotNetNuke/Ektron, Drupal/Joomla/PHP/Zend/Magento. MySQL/ MS SQL Server/MongoDB AJAX/Flash/Action script/Flex/MS Silverlight/WPF/WCF/ TIBCO General Interface, Windows Mobile/ iPhone/iPad/ Android/Blackberry, Quality Assurance and many more.

    Associated with: REMBROS CORPORATION DBA ITECHART GR

    $33.33 /hr
    1,001 hours
    5.00
  5. Amardeep S.

    Amardeep S. Agency Contractor

    PHP, Custom PHP, Smarty, ZEND, Prestashop, Joomla, Zencart, oScommerce

    Canada - Last active: 06/06/2014 - Tests: 4 - Portfolio: 9

    A very vast knowledge in the field of WEB DEVELOPMENT and DESINGING, and having more than 6 YEARS of EXTENSIVE EXPEREINCE, I am ready to serve my clients to enhance their businesses online, and ready to work for them as FULL/PART TIME FREELANCER. Technical Skills and Knowledge: 1. PHP Core, Database Desinging, Javascript, jQuery, AJAX, XHTML/CSS 2. Custom CMS in SMARTY, CODEIGNITER, ZEND Framwework, MVC Structure 3. PHP Applications - a. CMS - Joomla, Concrete b. E-Commerce - Prestashop, Zen Cart, oScommerce, Magento c. Blog - Wordpress 4. Development of Modules, Plug-in and Theme Desinging and Development for the above. 5. Modification of Modules, Plug-in and Theme Desinging and Development for the above. Servers , Hosting and other Expertise : 1. Dedicated Servers, Semi Dedicated Servers, Shared Servers 2. Amazon Enstance Servers - Setting up the server from scratch, and domain linking solutions. 3. Mail Chimp Integration and Template designing, Mail Exchange Servers 4. DNS Records and Maintenance 5. Google Services - Google Analytics, Google Ad words, Google Merchant Account 6. PayPal - Website Standard, Payment Pro, Do Direct, Pay flow 7. Authorize.net In my work History, I have worked on the creation of Custom CMS based on MVC, Smarty and Zend framework. I have sound knowledge of understanding the client’s requirements and designing a robust database for the new Custom CMS application also. I believe, the standardization and professionalism can be achieve in an Application, if the Database is strong and code is secure and has MVC (Model View Controller) structure. I have deep knowledge of modules, plug-in and theme development and I have also created many from the scratch. Even i have also altered the code for the same, which includes PHP, AJAX, jQuery, JavaScript script alteration. I have sound knowledge of OOPS concept and I can easily work in classes, functions and creation of API's which accept third party authentications.. I have also worked on the creation of Mobile API that sync the mobile application with the web server. I have also worked with Image handling, resizing, cropping scripts, and have good experience in PDF file creation and handling code. The above is a short description about my work, skills, and knowledge, and I believe in the customer satisfaction, because my work is my responsibility, and I assume my work as god. I have provided solutions to many satisfied customers, and they are happy with my services, and I also work on web maintenance on their projects. I will be looking for a long term relations, and I am really happy to be a part of application that might be challenging, and present my skills.

    Associated with: Wonder Apps Design & Development Solutions

    $33.33 /hr
    150 hours
    5.00
  6. Yevgeniy N.

    Yevgeniy N.

    Senior Drupal, Yii, PHP developer

    Russia - Last active: 5 days ago - Tests: 4 - Portfolio: 8

    I work in internet industry over 9 years. I have experience in developing CMS from scratch, e-commerce solutions, internet applications. I have good knowledge of MySQL/MariaDB, Nginx, JS, Git, Agile, HTML, CSS, Jenkins, Drupal (https://drupal.org/user/682600/) and Yii PHP frameworks. I have project development, requirement analysis and project management skills. I'm an independent developer so communication with me is easy and effective. I like sophisticated, not ordinary projects. Interested in long cooperation. LinkedIn profile - https://www.linkedin.com/in/nikitinevgeny

    Groups: oDesk Verified Web Developers

    $38.89 /hr
    2,033 hours
    5.00