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Pawel Jasinski

Freelance 5G Network Architect
United KingdomToptal Member Since May 12, 2021

Paweł is a software engineer with over a decade of experience working for a range of companies including innovative global leaders in 5G, networks, and phones like Nokia. He’s an expert in LTE and other mobile communication standards. Paweł is passionate about programming, system design, and sharpening his skills in algorithmic task solving and competitive programming competitions. On any project, you can trust Paweł to deliver quality code and improve the codebase.

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Steve Montrose

Freelance 5G Network Architect
United StatesToptal Member Since February 14, 2023

Steve is an entrepreneurial-minded IT professional who has worked with Fortune 500 companies in the transportation, manufacturing, real estate, healthcare, and banking industries. He is an expert in the IT spectrum, including business principles and processes. Steve is highly experienced in cloud and enterprise architecture, cybersecurity, infrastructure management, real estate development, and project management and implementation in a multi-site, multi-host, and global environment.

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Yuri Chemolosov

Freelance 5G Network Architect
CanadaToptal Member Since June 22, 2021

Yuri is a senior solutions architect with 20 years of experience across media and marketing (Shutterstock), automotive and manufacturing (Ford), telco (Verizon), and finance and security. With expertise in embedded, desktop, and cloud platforms, many complex production systems around the world carry his design or code. Yuri builds and leads high-performing, cross-domain teams; speaks a dozen computer languages and five human languages; and has a master's degree in computer engineering.

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Naveed Rasheed

Freelance 5G Network Architect
PakistanToptal Member Since May 11, 2022

Naveed is a senior firmware engineer with 10+ years of experience analyzing requirements, designing embedded software products, coding, testing, and ensuring compliance with given specifications, such as MISRA or 3GPP. He has provided services to international clients, including Industrial Scientific, LSIS, Xilinx, and Cohda Wireless. Naveed adds additional value as a point of contact among clients, engineering management, and field application engineers.

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Tomas Boros

Freelance 5G Network Architect
SlovakiaToptal Member Since October 13, 2022

Tomas is a DevOps engineer with a passion for automation. He spearheaded the building of the content delivery network for Slovak Telekom's OTT platform and built a call recording platform on top of a VoIP as a legal requirement by the police department. He is that sysadmin guy who won't give out ssh access to users that don't require one. Changes required are stored and rolled out via IaaC. Previous roles include senior VoIP engineer, software engineer, and automation engineer.

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Alexandru Rascacea-Onea

Freelance 5G Network Architect
RomaniaToptal Member Since May 24, 2022

Alexandru is a friendly, engaging, and reliable back-end developer. He focuses mostly on C# and enjoys working on challenging projects. Alexandru has worked in various industries, including enterprise asset management, clinical trials, and online gambling. Eager to learn and tackle new problems, he will be a great addition to any team.

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Mark Ventimiglia

Freelance 5G Network Architect
United StatesToptal Member Since July 15, 2022

Mark has over two decades of experience as a team leader and an individual contributor in results-driven, highly adaptive environments. He is adept at defining technical vision and business strategy and developing products and solutions that deliver immediate value for companies. He is a proven communicator and team builder and an expert in the modern technologies and frameworks used in full-stack, back-end, and embedded development environments.

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Zoltán Tóth

Freelance 5G Network Architect
GermanyToptal Member Since May 20, 2021

Zoltán is a software engineer with over 20 years of professional experience overall, with 15 of them in mobile telecommunications and automotive. He's skilled in modern C++, Linux, client-server protocols of LTE (SIP, RTP), embedded development, AUTOSAR, test automation, and continuous integration. Zoltán has two masters' degrees (in CS and computational engineering), and he focuses on the quality and reliability of his deliveries.

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Ashutosh Tripathi

Freelance 5G Network Architect
JapanToptal Member Since September 14, 2021

Ashutosh is a data scientist with over four years of experience in artificial intelligence, data analytics, and software development, specializing in natural language processing, computer vision, and time-series analytics. Some of the industries that Ashutosh has worked in include: advertising/marketing, insurance, IT, telecommunications, and software. Ashutosh has a demonstrated history of successfully developing intelligent solutions and deploying them in production.

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Eduardo Sá

Freelance 5G Network Architect
PortugalToptal Member Since March 9, 2021

Eduardo is a seasoned data analyst and SQL expert with a certification in Microsoft Power BI and complementary knowledge of Python and R. With 10+ years of experience in telecommunications, including Nokia, Vodafone UK, Verizon US, Optus AUS, Orange UK, and Portugal Telecom, he has delivered projects across multiple geographies and cultures. Eduardo employs advanced analytical and interpersonal skills to build the best data-based solutions for his clients.

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Michal Golinski

Freelance 5G Network Architect
PolandToptal Member Since May 18, 2021

Michal is a problem solver with a down-to-earth, getting-things-done attitude. Having a strong distributed computing and startup background, he can successfully connect technical and business worlds. Michal has solid professional experience with large-scale systems, microservices, and cloud-native environments.

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Toptal understood our project needs immediately. We were matched with an exceptional freelancer from Argentina who, from Day 1, immersed himself in our industry, blended seamlessly with our team, understood our vision, and produced top-notch results. Toptal makes connecting with superior developers and programmers very easy.

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  • How are Toptal 5G Network architects different?

    At Toptal, we thoroughly screen our 5G Network architects to ensure we only match you with talent of the highest caliber. Of the more than 200,000 people who apply to join the Toptal network each year, fewer than 3% make the cut. You’ll work with engineering experts (never generalized recruiters or HR reps) to understand your goals, technical needs, and team dynamics. The end result: expert vetted talent from our network, custom matched to fit your business needs.

  • Can I hire 5G Network architects in less than 48 hours through Toptal?

    Depending on availability and how fast you can progress, you could start working with a 5G Network architect within 48 hours of signing up.

  • What is the no-risk trial period for Toptal 5G Network architects?

    We make sure that each engagement between you and your 5G Network architect begins with a trial period of up to two weeks. This means that you have time to confirm the engagement will be successful. If you’re completely satisfied with the results, we’ll bill you for the time and continue the engagement for as long as you’d like. If you’re not completely satisfied, you won’t be billed. From there, we can either part ways, or we can provide you with another expert who may be a better fit and with whom we will begin a second, no-risk trial.

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