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Anna Berman

Freelance Node.js Developer at Toptal since March 27, 2016
Anna is a software engineer with over 15 years experience in C++, focusing on distributed real-time financial applications. For the last 2 years, she has been the CTO of a startup, architecting the full-stack solution for the web and iPhone MVP, and developing all of the back-end processes and APIs in Node.js and Firebase, as well as implementing the majority of the front-end in Swift and Angular. Click to continue

Anthony Garvan

Freelance Node.js Developer at Toptal since November 12, 2016
Anthony is a top-tier full stack web developer (Python/JavaScript) and data scientist (SQL/Python) with 10 years of experience building software for everything from to playing poker to predicting hurricanes. His working style is fun, communicative, consistent, and collaborative. Click to continue

Tom Kimball

Freelance Node.js Developer at Toptal since February 25, 2016
Tom is a hands-on software developer with 17 years of JavaScript and web development experience. He also has ES6 experience and has worked with popular JavaScript front and and back-end frameworks. Click to continue

Justin York

Freelance Node.js Developer at Toptal since December 22, 2015
Justin is a full stack web developer that has found a niche with JavaScript and genealogy. He is excited about the advent of serverless architecture via AWS Lambda and the adoption of HTTP/2 so that we can stop bundling our assets. Click to continue

Soren Peterson

Freelance Node.js Developer at Toptal since September 24, 2015
Soren is a passionate computer scientist who thoroughly enjoys new technologies. He spends the majority of his time reading about new libraries and projects. He believes deeply in the open source philosophy and contributes bug fixes whenever he finds them. If Soren can't fix it himself, then he will at least file an issue with as much detail as possible. Click to continue

Ryan Shillington

Freelance Node.js Developer at Toptal since April 5, 2017
Ryan is a small-time wizard with technology—especially anything Java and SaaS. There's very little about building websites that he doesn't understand at every layer: hardware, databases, networks, app servers, HTML, and more. His confidence comes from building them professionally for over 20 years. Click to continue

Ian Macalinao

Freelance Node.js Developer at Toptal since October 4, 2015
Ian is an experienced and highly motivated software developer with over 10 years of experience in a wide range of platforms and technologies. Most of his experience has been with full-stack web development. He's a dedicated, efficient individual with impeccable coding skills. Click to continue

Randy Nichols

Freelance Node.js Developer at Toptal since December 30, 2014
Randy has over 18 years of experience providing elegant solutions on tight deadlines using Python and other open source resources. He feels developers have a personal responsibility to be genuinely concerned for both the initiators of a project and those that will apply the solution long term. With good communication and focused effort, everyone wins. Click to continue

Nathan Everitt

Freelance Node.js Developer at Toptal since May 31, 2014
Nathan has experience successfully developing client and server web-oriented software with an emphasis on user experience optimization. His broad, versatile skill set makes getting up to speed on any kind of project a breeze compared to programmers with a more specialized skill set. Click to continue

Phil Meta

Freelance Node.js Developer at Toptal since April 21, 2015
Phil has been designing and coding for the web for almost half of his life now, since learning HTML and JS in a 9th-grade web design class. He has worked with various frameworks and IDEs on a number of projects, both as a freelancer and in full-time roles. His specialties include object-oriented JS, graphics & animations, and user experience. He is a firm believer in writing DRY, self-documenting, and well-designed code. He loves a challenge. Click to continue
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