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Andrey Zaytsev

Linux Developer

Andrey is a full-stack, mobile, and systems developer who's worked at top companies such as Google, Dropbox, Apple, and Jump Trading. He's also completed hi...s master's degree in computer science at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign with a focus on machine learning. He possesses in-depth knowledge of C++ and Python, having worked with them for over seven years and has experience developing in Java, JavaScript, and Swift. 

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Jim Thomason

Linux Developer

Jim is an experienced full-stack web developer with experience from the full gamut of front page SPAs through back-end APIs and database design, most recent...ly concentrating on React powered apps. He also develops native MacOS applications, as well as deploying through Electron. 

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Eleanor Thomas

Linux Developer

Eleanor is an analytics professional with 7+ years of experience, mostly in financial services/quantitative research and more recently with a healthcare soc...ial network. She is proficient in Python and SQL and comfortable with a variety of other programming languages and analytical tools. Her academic background is in mathematics, and she is also experienced with more advanced analytical models and machine learning techniques. 

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Charles DuBose

Linux Developer

Charles has been working with Ruby on Rails since the 1.2 days and has developed traditional client/server as well as API apps. He can handle each part of t...he architecture from the database to JS to DevOps. The past year has seen a lot of branching out to include Elixir, Python, Java, React, Kafka, and more. 

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Seth Stone

Linux Developer

Seth is a software architect, developer, and technical mentor who is currently designing and building an enterprise CRM application for a non-profit in East... Texas. Previously, he has worked full-time as a programmer for Walmart. He is proficient in ColdFusion, jQuery, and MySQL. 

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Wes Dean

Linux Developer

Wes is a freelance web developer and general IT enthusiast. He focuses on small- and medium-sized businesses that are looking for ways to utilize technology... and the accessibility of the internet to grow their business, improve their workflow procedures, and better their customer interactions. 

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Matthew Keas

Linux Developer

Matthew is an enthusiastic student of computer science, distributed computing, compiler theory, computer security, self-configured Linux systems, and functi...onal theory. Recent projects involve cross-cloud and private-cloud architecture, configuring multiple Kubernetes clusters, Rancher cluster manager, Longhorn distributed block-storage management, Apache Kafka, and IoT edge-computing. 

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Matthew Scott

Linux Developer

Matthew is a calm, efficient software designer and developer who enjoys solving interesting problems. He has extensive experience working as a software engi...neer in a remote capacity. He enjoys a steady work pace with occasional high-intensity bursts to help maintain a healthy work/life balance. 

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William Lyles

Linux Developer

William is a top architect, engineer, and developer with a proven ability to develop efficient, scalable, and fault-tolerant server solutions for complex pr...oblems. He has extensive experience and a proven track record of successfully analyzing, decomposing, and solving difficult programming problems. 

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Joshua Walker

Linux Developer

Joshua is a senior developer who specializes in web development—primarily *nix server administration, Drupal, and jQuery. He has extensive experience develo...ping projects from start to finish and also managing larger technical projects. He is a perfect fit when a server admin, Drupal, UX, or JavaScript expert is needed. 

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