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Ivan Peev

Freelance Controller Area Network Engineer
BulgariaToptal Member Since January 4, 2022

Ivan is a full-stack developer with 20+ years of experience programming and leading development teams for projects in various industries. He is keen on working with Python, C++, Java, SQL, and both Linux and Windows platforms. Throughout his career, Ivan has handled mathematics, statistics, numerical methods, computational geometry databases, data-collecting bots, and principles for developing software applications.

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Peter Wilks

Freelance Controller Area Network Engineer
GermanyToptal Member Since December 8, 2020

Dr. Wilks is a senior software engineer, with vast experience, particularly in the automotive ECU domain. He has worked in most stages of the product life cycle, including contract tender and negotiation, project management, product architectural design, electronic and software development. He has successfully worked in international environments in the UK, Germany, and Hong Kong. He is familiar with automotive development for ASIL-D components, compliant with ISO-26262.

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Nidish Das Mullassery

Freelance Controller Area Network Engineer
GermanyToptal Member Since January 24, 2023

Nidish is a cybersecurity architect and expert in the automotive and IT industries. In his 16+ years of experience, he has worked as a developer and software, technical, and cybersecurity architect and led two teams to deliver cutting-edge projects. Nidish has worked with embedded systems and autonomous driving and is skilled in AUTOSAR, TARA, security concept documents, PKI, bootloaders, UDS, device drivers, debuggers, vehicle communication networks and diagnostics, and ADAS.

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Claudiu Gigel Sava

Freelance Controller Area Network Engineer
GermanyToptal Member Since October 13, 2020

Claudiu is a tech all-rounder software engineer with strong skills in embedded development. For the past 13 years, he has worked on automotive projects for well-known companies, and he's taken the role of solving complex issues to ensure software delivery on time.

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Sudhakar Muthusamy

Freelance Controller Area Network Engineer
IndiaToptal Member Since June 1, 2022

Sudhakar is an embedded C and C++ software developer with 7+ years of experience in the automotive industry. He has extensive expertise in UDS, AUTOSAR RTE, device drivers, inter-integrated circuits (I2C), CAN, throttle position (TP), unit and HIL testing, software design, requirement analysis, debugging, compilers and linkers, startup code, ISO 26262, ECU deployment, and Agile. Sudhakar has also led an engineers team and cooperated with colleagues and suppliers from the UK, Germany, and Sweden.

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Naveed Rasheed

Freelance Controller Area Network Engineer
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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Simon Geisler

Freelance Controller Area Network Engineer
GermanyToptal Member Since March 19, 2020

Simon is an AI and data science professional with more than five years of experience in data science, data engineering, software engineering, and system architecture design in the public cloud (products scaled to 10+ million users). In Germany and Silicon Valley, he worked on spatio-temporal IoT, natural language processing, and computer vision projects. Besides his strong affinity to modeling algorithms, Simon confidently develops production-grade microservices, Spark, and Kafka Streams apps.

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Mohamed Fathy

Freelance Controller Area Network Engineer
EgyptToptal Member Since May 28, 2022

Mohamed is a senior embedded software engineer proficient in all phases of the software development lifecycle. Skilled in the C programming language and several other frameworks and tools, he has over five years of experience in the automotive industry and microcontrollers programming. Mohamed is a highly organized and detail-oriented professional willing to dive into new and challenging projects.

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Antonio Stepien

Freelance Controller Area Network Engineer
New ZealandToptal Member Since November 3, 2020

Antonio's experience is in the areas of embedded systems, firmware, hardware, and software development. He has worked in the automotive, avionic, and defense sectors as a senior software engineer with full hands-on in all software development levels, including performance, functional, integration, system, regression, and user acceptance testing. Antonio is a supportive and passionate team player and a leader dedicated to streamlining processes and efficiently resolving project issues.

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How to Hire Controller Area Network Engineers Through Toptal


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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 Controller Area Network engineer for your project. Average time to match is under 24 hours.

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


  • How are Toptal Controller Area Network engineers different?

    At Toptal, we thoroughly screen our Controller Area Network engineers 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 Controller Area Network engineers in less than 48 hours through Toptal?

    Depending on availability and how fast you can progress, you could start working with a Controller Area Network engineer within 48 hours of signing up.

  • What is the no-risk trial period for Toptal Controller Area Network engineers?

    We make sure that each engagement between you and your Controller Area Network engineer 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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    Scale as Needed

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