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  1. Ildar Alishev

    Ildar Alishev

    Lead Ruby and Frontend developer

    Russia - Last active: 03/04/2014 - Tests: 2 - Portfolio: 7

    Hello. Thanks for your visit! I worked on Java, RUBY and all JAVA based web sites and web applications for the last 5 years, mostly i have worked with Russian speaking clients, in the same time i have a few clients from U.S. and EU. I am interested in contract or full-time Java/Ruby/Flex development job. I have also good design skills. My Main Skills: - Ruby on Rails, Ruby on Rails Active Admin, Ruby on Rails Backend, Ruby on Rails rSpec, - Frontend: Javascript, JQuery, AngularJS, HTML5, Twitter-Bootstrap 3, CSS3 - Wireframing in Axure RP 6+ - Full Responsive (Mobile, Tablet, Desktop, Large Desktop) - Database - MySQL, PostgreSQL, MongoDB, Mariadb, Postgress - Mailing services - Mandrill, Mailchimp, Sendgrid

    $40.00 /hr
    0 hours
  2. Cliff Rowley

    Cliff Rowley

    Senior Ruby / Rails & iOS Developer

    United Kingdom - Last active: 12/03/2013

    I'm a seasoned and professional developer with 15+ years of total experience, 6+ of those with Ruby and Ruby on Rails and 4+ with iOS. As a freelancer I've worked with several substantial startups and contributed to a number of open source projects and accrued skills in a variety of languages, platforms and technologies. Additionally I am experienced in Linux and OS X system management and deployment and maintain a selection of client owned dedicated servers as well as my own.

    $44.44 /hr
    0 hours
  3. Alexander S.

    Alexander S.

    Senior Ruby on Rails Developer

    Ukraine - Last active: 12/16/2013 - Tests: 8

    Operating systems - Max OS X Lion, Mountain Lion, Mavericks - Ubuntu - Windows XP/Vista/Seven Programming languages - Ruby: work experience - 2.5 years (1.9.2+, 2.0.0, jruby 1.7.0+) - PHP: work experience - 5+ years - Borland Delphi v.5-7: work experience 3 years Database management systems - MySQL: work experience - 5+ years - PostgreSQL: work experience - 1 year - MongoDB: work experience - 1 year - Oracle 8i, 9i, 9.2: work experience - 1 year (queries, joins, tables structure, some PL/SQL and triggers) - Interbase/FireBird: work experience - 1 year Versions control systems - Git & GitHub: work experience - 2.5 years - SVN: work experience - 1.5 years

    $22.22 /hr
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  4. Kai Schlichting

    Kai Schlichting

    Ruby on Rails/ JavaScript Developer

    Germany - Last active: 4 months ago - Tests: 4 - Portfolio: 2

    I have more than 7 years experiences in developing web applications based on Ruby on Rails, since 2012 I am working as a Freelancer. During that time I got in touch with many different client-side and service-side techologies like Meteor.js, Bootstrap, Node.js, payment, Facebook, etc . I am applying development principles like test-driven development, refactorings and writing readable code where possible and appropriate. Have a look at my activity on Github: LinkedIn:

    $25.00 /hr
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  5. Jae Choi

    Jae Choi

    Experienced Ruby on Rails Developer

    Australia - Last active: 03/02/2014 - Portfolio: 6

    I am an extremely passionate web developer who daily practices wide range of web technologies. I have an in-depth understanding of object oriented design and its principals with commercial experience. When developing applications, I always think of S.O.L.I.D design principles and look at pros and cons of different design patterns (Singleton, Factory, Facade, Observer etc) Ruby, PHP and Javascript are my main languages with exposure to Brunch, node.js,, Coffeescript and I also have good experience with system administration and front-end technologies like ember.js, backbone.js,, require.js, LESS/SASS and responsive design. (I like doing everything programming and experimenting relentlessly) I hope to work with a company with passionate group of people to widen my skills and contribute at the same time. I do have a couple of personal Ruby repository hosted on Github. Please checkout my profile below:

    $111.11 /hr
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  6. Christopher Cerami

    Christopher Cerami

    Junior Ruby on Rails Developer

    United States - Last active: 5 months ago - Tests: 2 - Portfolio: 3

    I've been working in Ruby on Rails for a few months now and just finished the Launch Academy program in Boston. I've developed several apps which can be found on my GitHub, as well as freelance work for a crowdfunding startup here in Massachusetts. Tools I'm familiar with include Ruby, Rails, Sinatra, RSpec, Capybara, HTML, CSS, Git, GitHub, Heroku, PostgreSQL, SQL, and I've started learning Ember recently. I prefer using Test Driven Development, or at least providing strong test coverage for my apps.

    $20.00 /hr
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  7. Logan Sears

    Logan Sears

    Ruby on Rails Web Developer

    United States - Last active: 09/23/2014 - Tests: 1 - Portfolio: 1

    Over the past two years I've honed my skills as a Ruby on Rails web developer. I've worked on projects ranging from multi-tenant online stores and auction sites, social media sites, healthcare apps, video streaming and chat applications. Languages and frameworks I know include a strong foundation of Ruby, Rails, HTML5, CSS, and Javascript (both jQuery and vanilla Javascript). I have a strong understanding of object oriented design, service oriented architecture (APIs), test driven development, and behavior driven development.

    $90.00 /hr
    0 hours
  8. ZeCheng Yu

    ZeCheng Yu

    Ruby and angra JS Developer

    Hong Kong - Last active: 10/31/2014 - Tests: 2

    Hello. I have more than 4 years of experience in software engineering, particularly web development. Over the last 3 years I have developed a variety of business applications using Ruby, Rails, angra JS, JavaScript, PostgreSQL, MySQL, MongoDB, Redis, Amazon EC2 and Heroku. I am interested in building quality software, So I have deep knowledge and rich practical experience in Rspec, Cucumber and Capybara. Thanks for reading my overview.

    $44.44 /hr
    0 hours
  9. Phil Walker

    Phil Walker

    Junior Ruby on Rails developer

    United States - Last active: 11/23/2014

    I have been involved in the IT industry for 8 years as a Systems Admin. I taught myself to program and worked as a C# junior (Desktop applications) for a year maintaining a 10 year old code base and creating custom modules for clients. I recently completed a Ruby on Rails bootcamp and am eager to grow my portfolio and display my skills. My goal as a programmer is to create incredible software that can change people's lives. I also care very deeply about being in a position to help other people better their lives.

    $25.00 /hr
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  10. Andres Bravo

    Andres Bravo

    Senior Ruby developer, software architect

    Spain - Last active: 11/27/2014 - Tests: 1 - Portfolio: 2

    I'm a experienced Ruby developer (+5 years) working in high traffic environments. I can provide not only well delivered and tested code but also product advises and devops provisioning. I really think we can find a way to work together and build great products. We should have a talk and see what we can offer to each other. You can check my resume at linkedin, github and my own web. if you need any more information just tell me at

    $50.00 /hr
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