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  1. Thillai Arasu

    Web developer

    India - Last active: 08/09/2012 - Tests: 4

    I am currently working as a Web developer and Technology analyst at Infosys. A engineering graduate having years of experience in designing and building web sites. I am driven to design and develop innovative user interfaces that make data-intensive information usable, accessible, and effective. I currently work with Ruby, Ruby on Rails, Shell script, MySQL, JavaScript, and HTML/CSS and have experience in UNIX.I've been contributing to Rails framework full-time since 2011 Specialties Ruby, Ruby on Rails, JavaScript, XHTML, CSS, Jquery, Shell script, Linux, Unix, Apache,

    $27.78 /hr
    2 hours
  2. Zachary Abresch

    Zachary Abresch - getting it done when you can't.

    United States - Last active: 03/17/2013 - Tests: 6

    I'm a recently retired CTO and founder of a digital creative agency. I'm fully versed in web technologies and am an expert PHP, JavaScript, and Ruby (specializing in Ruby on Rails). I have extensive experience with strategic management and project management. If you want it done and want it done right, I'm the guy for you.

    $18.33 /hr
    7 hours
  3. Remya M Agency Contractor

    Exp. RoR, PHP, CakePHP, Scala, Java, PERL, Joomla, Ecommerce, PhoneGap

    India - Last active: 4 months ago - Tests: 2 - Portfolio: 7

    My experience explained for established businesses & entrepreneurs: I have 7+ years of experience in software development and can do all-round development on RoR, PHP, CakePHP, Scala, Java, .NET, PERL, Joomla, Ecommerce, PhoneGap. My primary focus is on solving business problems rather than just executing tasks. I love working on projects that contribute a business value to organizations. My firm Agileblaze ( provides Agile Software Development, sophisticated web, mobile or ecommerce solution to Fortune 500. Our strategists, creatives and programmers have experience with practically every kind of digital marketing, software development and interactive media for everyone from Fortune 500 clients to small businesses. If you're looking for long-term engagement and a developer to take care of your development needs, I'm that guy for you. I'll be more than willing to provide references of my other clients. For the techies and developers looking for support in their development work: Strong Ruby language background with solid knowledge of the core Ruby language concepts, developed open source Ruby gems and scripts. Aware of the differences between different versions of Ruby. Passionate about TDD/BDD, experienced using cucumber, rspec, shoulda, steak and browser testing using selenium. Experienced working with Ruby on Rails 3, and aware of the changes and developments over the 2.x versions, PHP, CakePHP, Scala, Java, PERL, Joomla, Ecommerce, PhoneGap Have also worked with Sinatra , SproutCore, Refinery and Shopify. Experienced front-end developer and have worked with HAML, SASS, jQuery, jQuery UI, jQuery Mobile, ExtJS, Yahoo YUI, MooTools, Scriptaculous/Prototype and SenchaTouch Have also worked with e-commerce platforms (Used spree, active merchant). Other Ruby gems I've worked with are Capistrano, devise, omniauth, decent exposure, thinking sphnix, whenever, nokogiri, webrat, factorygirl, delayed_jobs Strong understanding of RESTful Web API's and scalable Ruby on Rails architecture. Have worked with SQL (MySQL 4/5, Oracle, SQLServer) and NoSQL (CouchDB, MongoDB, Cassandra) databases. Have experience of deployments on Heroku, Amazon EC2, Rackspace, EngineYard Ecommerce Expertise: - New E-Commerce Sites & Shopping Cart Upgrades/ Migrations - PhoneGap/Sencha/M-Project/Espresso Android, iPhone, iPad, Bada, BlackBerry, Symbian. - Custom Module Development - Skin & Template Design - User Experience & User Interface Makeovers - High-Performance Hosting & Configuration - Search Engine Optimization & Advertising - Social Media Services - Mobile E-Commerce Our team is extremely experienced in Magento, including Enterprise Edition, but we have experience with many other popular shopping cart platforms, such as OSC, Prestashop, Zen Cart, BigCommerce, Shopify, WebAsyst, Interchange, to name a few. Daily user of GitHub and Subversion. We value and demonstrate integrity at all levels, best practice coding, pixel-perfect visuals and excellent communication...with an emphasis on results. Let's discuss your next amazing web app!

    Associated with: Agileblaze | Migrate2Cloud

    $27.78 /hr
    887 hours
  4. John L. Agency Contractor

    Informational, graphics, web designer and photographer

    Russia - Last active: 09/03/2007

    Over thi last 5 years I'v worked in a different ways of graphic design such as informational design, polygraphy, corporate ID, UI design, and my favorite web design. Preffered technologies, wich I'm use is Photoshop, Illustrator, Flash, 3DS Max and dreamweaver. I also have some experience in web development. I'm expert in XHTML/CSS 2.0 (html building with divs only) and I have some experience in RubyOnRails and MySQL

    Associated with: Rentaproject

    $20.00 /hr
    11 hours
  5. Senthilkumar N Agency Contractor

    13+ Yrs exp in PHP, .NET, ROR, Flash, Joomla, Drupal, Zend, SEO

    India - Last active: 10/17/2014 - Tests: 17 - Portfolio: 43

    We are a team of very experienced developers. We have lots of experience in the following areas: PHP/My SQL, Ajax, Joomla, OS Commerce, Mambo, .NET (ASP, VB, ADO), Drupal, JQuery, Magento, Macro Media Flash, Dream Weaver, Photoshop, OOP, and software design and testing. We are looking for opportunities to use our experience and expertise to help meet your business needs.

    Groups: Zend Certified Engineers

    Associated with: Openwave Computing Services Pvt Ltd

    $16.67 /hr
    942 hours
  6. Aslam Hussain Agency Contractor

    Web Development/Design, PHP,.NET,ROR,Flash,Joomla,Drupal,Zend, SEO

    India - Last active: 09/15/2014 - Tests: 10 - Portfolio: 12

    Having 15 years of experience in Web Application Design and Development. I have strong expertise in PHP/My SQL, Ruby on Rails, Ajax, Joomla, OS Commerce, Mambo, .NET (ASP, VB, ADO), Drupal, JQuery, Magento, Macro Media Flash, Dream Weaver, Photoshop, OOP, and software design and testing including SEO. Looking for opportunities to use my experience and expertise to help meet your business needs.

    Associated with: Openwave Computing Services Pvt Ltd

    $20.00 /hr
    354 hours
  7. Dmitry S.

    Rails Develop

    Russia - Last active: 05/06/2013

    Rails Develop

    $11.11 /hr
    5 hours
  8. Hassan A.

    Hassan A.

    Meticulous Full-Stack Ruby on Rails Developer

    Singapore - Last active: 4 months ago - Tests: 3 - Portfolio: 4

    Experienced in developing RoR backed applications and web services. My toolbox includes Bootstrap, jQuery, AngularJS, Semantic-UI, Javascript, JSON, HTML5 and CSS3 for front-end development and RoR, Postgresql, Mysql for business logic and database development. Well versed in Git for version control and Heroku for hosting. For the past 6+ years, I have been involved in roles that required superb communication skills, strong managerial skills and deep Software Engineering knowledge to elegantly drive IT projects towards successful completion. One of my unique traits is that from the very start I choose to opt for skill versatility and built myself into an IT professional who possesses complete command over multiple domains of Software Engineering such as Software Development, Project Management, Quality Assurance, & Business Analysis. This enables me to not only provide my development services for your projects, but also manage them in terms of cost effectiveness and on-time delivery. As an added bonus, I can also handle QA & Testing for the applications I develop which eliminates the cost of hiring additional QA resources.

    $15.00 /hr
    22 hours