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Sergey Makarov

Freelance Appian Developer
Canada
Toptal Member Since April 6, 2022

Sergey is a senior software developer with 25+ years of experience. For over 15 years, he served as a .NET developer working with SQL Server and Oracle back end. In 2012 he switched to the Salesforce platform, acting as a senior Salesforce developer on many projects for various clients across Canada and the US. Sergey has experience with Sales Cloud, Service Cloud, Apttus CPQ, B2B eCommerce (CCRZ), and Salesforce CPQ.

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Ida Bucić

Freelance Appian Developer
Croatia
Toptal Member Since October 22, 2015

Ida is a senior developer with more than 10 years of experience in Java and wide range of related technologies. She has participated in multiple successful projects, mainly large-scale, multi-tiered, Java web business applications. She enjoys the entire development process, creating something new and valuable from nothing more than an idea or a client's need.

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Serafeim Papastefanos

Freelance Appian Developer
Greece
Toptal Member Since July 27, 2020

Serafeim is a software engineer with over a decade of professional experience and a Ph.D. in electrical and computer engineering. Serafeim is systematic and methodical with a lot of enthusiasm (and patience) when solving interesting, complex problems. His areas of expertise are with C, Java, Python, JavaScript, and a variety of frameworks (Django), libraries (jQuery), and platforms (Android, Linux RHEL/CentOS).

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João Fernandes

Freelance Appian Developer
Portugal
Toptal Member Since October 11, 2019

João is a resourceful software engineer passioned about keeping up with the latest technologies and trends. Having experience in developing and maintaining live process management applications for major insurance and financial companies, João is now focused on working with frameworks such as React and Node.js in the development of web applications to solve real-world problems.

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Tripcents wouldn't exist without Toptal. Toptal Projects enabled us to rapidly develop our foundation with a product manager, lead developer, and senior designer. In just over 60 days we went from concept to Alpha. The speed, knowledge, expertise, and flexibility is second to none. The Toptal team were as part of tripcents as any in-house team member of tripcents. They contributed and took ownership of the development just like everyone else. We will continue to use Toptal. As a startup, they are our secret weapon.

Brantley Pace

CEO & Co-Founder

I am more than pleased with our experience with Toptal. The professional I got to work with was on the phone with me within a couple of hours. I knew after discussing my project with him that he was the candidate I wanted. I hired him immediately and he wasted no time in getting to my project, even going the extra mile by adding some great design elements that enhanced our overall look.

Paul Fenley

Director

The developers I was paired with were incredible -- smart, driven, and responsive. It used to be hard to find quality engineers and consultants. Now it isn't.

Ryan Rockefeller

CEO

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.

Jason Kulik

Co-Founder

As a small company with limited resources we can't afford to make expensive mistakes. Toptal provided us with an experienced programmer who was able to hit the ground running and begin contributing immediately. It has been a great experience and one we'd repeat again in a heartbeat.

Stuart Pocknee

Principal

How to Hire Appian Developers Through Toptal

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Talk to One of Our Industry Experts

A Toptal director of engineering will work with you to understand your goals, technical needs, and team dynamics.
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Within days, we'll introduce you to the right Appian developer for your project. Average time to match is under 24 hours.
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The Right Fit, Guaranteed

Work with your new Appian developer for a trial period (pay only if satisfied), ensuring they're the right fit before starting the engagement.

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FAQs

  • How quickly can you hire with Toptal?

    Typically, you can hire an Appian developer with Toptal in about 48 hours. For larger teams of talent or Managed Delivery, timelines may vary. Our talent matchers are highly skilled in the same fields they’re matching in—they’re not recruiters or HR reps. They’ll work with you to understand your goals, technical needs, and team dynamics, and match you with ideal candidates from our vetted global talent network.

    Once you select your Appian developer, you’ll have a no-risk trial period to ensure they’re the perfect fit. Our matching process has a 98% trial-to-hire rate, so you can rest assured that you’re getting the best fit every time.

  • How do I hire an Appian developer?

    To hire the right Appian developer, it’s important to evaluate a candidate’s experience, technical skills, and communication skills. You’ll also want to consider the fit with your particular industry, company, and project. Toptal’s rigorous screening process ensures that every member of our network has excellent experience and skills, and our team will match you with the perfect Appian developers for your project.

  • How are Toptal Appian developers different?

    At Toptal, we thoroughly screen our Appian developers to ensure we only match you with the highest caliber of talent. Of the more than 200,000 people who apply to join the Toptal network each year, fewer than 3% make the cut.

    In addition to screening for industry-leading expertise, we also assess candidates’ language and interpersonal skills to ensure that you have a smooth working relationship.

    When you hire an Appian developer with Toptal, you’ll always work with world-class, custom-matched Appian developers ready to help you achieve your goals.

  • Can you hire Appian developers on an hourly basis or for project-based tasks?

    You can hire an Appian developer on an hourly, part-time, or full-time basis. Toptal can also manage the entire project from end-to-end with our Managed Delivery offering. Whether you hire an expert for a full- or part-time position, you’ll have the control and flexibility to scale your team up or down as your needs evolve. Our Appian developers can fully integrate into your existing team for a seamless working experience.

  • What is the no-risk trial period for Toptal Appian developers?

    We make sure that each engagement between you and your Appian developer 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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  • Trusted Experts Only

    Trusted Experts Only

    All of our talent are seasoned experts who ramp up quickly, readily contribute as core team members, and work with you to minimize onboarding time.

  • The Right Fit

    The Right Fit

    We have a knack for matching you with the right fit. Start working with your new hire on a no-risk trial period, paying only if satisfied.

  • Scale as Needed

    Scale as Needed

    Hire talent within 48 hours and scale your team up or down as needed, no strings attached.

  • Seamless Hiring

    Seamless Hiring

    We handle all aspects of billing, payments, and NDA’s. Let us take care of the overhead while you focus on building great products.

  • Flexible Engagements

    Flexible Engagements

    Choose the engagement type that suits your needs — hourly, part-time, or full-time — with the ability to change anytime.

  • Expert Talent Matching

    Expert Talent Matching

    Focus on your project and enjoy support from your dedicated account executive and expert talent matcher.

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