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Danilo Resende

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Danilo has over five years of experience developing software in a variety of programming languages at Facebook and Instagram. He has led small teams of e... Read More
Danilo has over five years of experience developing software in a variety of programming languages at Facebook and Instagram. He has led small teams of engineers at high-impact enterprises to build systems at scale, serving hundreds of millions of people around the world. Read Less
API Development SpecialistPythonFacebook APIFacebook Ads API
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Mikael Kessler

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Mikael is a detail-oriented front-end engineer that uses technologies like HTML5, CSS3, and jQuery to deliver high quality, standard-compliant builds. He... Read More
Mikael is a detail-oriented front-end engineer that uses technologies like HTML5, CSS3, and jQuery to deliver high quality, standard-compliant builds. He has extensive experience and proficiency with Ruby on Rails, MySQL, and Heroku, among other server-side technologies and app deployment platforms. Read Less
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Pedro Melo Campos

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Pedro is an entrepreneur and software engineer with extensive mobile and web development experience. He has developed projects for numerous startups, age... Read More
Pedro is an entrepreneur and software engineer with extensive mobile and web development experience. He has developed projects for numerous startups, agencies, and Fortune 500 companies in a wide range of mobile platforms. Pedro also excels in software architecture and solving challenging problems. Read Less
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Bryce Ott

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With more than fifteen years working as an engineer, architect, director, vice president, and CTO, Bryce brings a deep understanding of enterprise softwa... Read More
With more than fifteen years working as an engineer, architect, director, vice president, and CTO, Bryce brings a deep understanding of enterprise software, management, and technical strategy to any project. His specialties include Amazon Web Services (AWS), real-time systems, business intelligence, big data, enterprise web apps, scalability, education, and open-source software. Read Less
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Tomislav Krnic

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Tomislav is a freelance web developer and designer with over 10 years of experience working independently and as a project leader. He has built CMS's fro... Read More
Tomislav is a freelance web developer and designer with over 10 years of experience working independently and as a project leader. He has built CMS's from start to finish, including developing a project plan, creating the UI/UX, and programming the front and back-end. Portfolio: http://tomislav.krnic.info/v-2 Read Less
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Filippo Conforti

API Developer
Previously the lead architect for Gucci's eCommerce business, Filippo specializes in developing beautiful applications with Ruby on Rails, and has 9+ yea... Read More
Previously the lead architect for Gucci's eCommerce business, Filippo specializes in developing beautiful applications with Ruby on Rails, and has 9+ years of engineering experience. He strongly believes in TDD as the only way to build rock-solid code that makes his clients happy. He loves building for other developers too, by designing and creating the REST APIs they wish they had. Read Less
API Development SpecialistRubyRuby on Rails (RoR)Git+6 More
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Ignacio Freiberg

API Developer
Ignacio is a software engineer and architect with more than eight years of experience in many programming languages, libraries, and frameworks. He enjoys... Read More
Ignacio is a software engineer and architect with more than eight years of experience in many programming languages, libraries, and frameworks. He enjoys working in freelance mode to give him the opportunity to constantly develop new skills, and he is familiar with many different paradigms and technologies.  Read Less
API Development SpecialistHTML5JavaScriptCSS3+9 More
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Alexander Yaremchuk

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Alex is an entrepreneur at heart and an executive in practice with 7+ years of management and development (senior PHP developer) experience in both start... Read More
Alex is an entrepreneur at heart and an executive in practice with 7+ years of management and development (senior PHP developer) experience in both startup and corporate environments. He always enjoys taking on new challenges and can easily adapt to unfamiliar frameworks or technologies. Read Less
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Pedro Moreira Torres

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Pedro is a talented web software engineer with successful entrepreneurial experience. He has a strong background in Django back-end development, as well ... Read More
Pedro is a talented web software engineer with successful entrepreneurial experience. He has a strong background in Django back-end development, as well as in JavaScript and front-end development. Read Less
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