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John Mangel

Freelance Ruby on Rails Developer
United StatesToptal Member Since July 7, 2022

John is an adaptable full-stack engineer and an efficient communicator who started as an intern in web development at Tesla. He continued his career at AppFolio, advancing quickly to senior software engineer and tech lead due to his initiative, mentorship, project leadership, and promotion of agile practices. John enjoys working on fast-paced, user-facing projects in sustainability and global wellbeing.

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Phoebe Beckinger

Freelance Ruby on Rails Developer
United StatesToptal Member Since April 15, 2020

Phoebe is a full-stack developer with over nine years of experience building software across a range of industries and company sizes. Her primary focus has been server-side development, but she also enjoys working with modern UI solutions. Phoebe is meticulous about her code, a passionate advocate for best practices, and knows how fundamental communication is in delivering exceptional products.

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Ben Mishkin

Freelance Ruby on Rails Developer
United StatesToptal Member Since March 10, 2017

Ben is a seasoned engineering leader with 20 years of experience in cloud infrastructure, DevOps, and security. He specializes in ML/AI and LLMs and holds certifications in AWS and GCP. He has led teams across various industries, including healthcare, social networks, eCommerce, and video games. With computer science, machine learning, and finance expertise, Ben has HIPAA, PCI, and SOC2 compliance experience. He excels in writing code and architecting buildouts and migrations.

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Sumeet Agarwal

Freelance Ruby on Rails Developer
United StatesToptal Member Since September 6, 2019

Sumeet has over a decade of experience, including long-term stints at Yelp.com and Remind.com, leading large cross-team projects. He does superbly clean engineering work and is an organized project planner. He excels at communication with both technical and non-technical colleagues, leveling up fellow engineers, and making sense out of the computer jargon.

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Alex Katkova

Freelance Ruby on Rails Developer
United StatesToptal Member Since July 13, 2022

Alex is a senior Ruby on Rails developer with extensive experience building APIs, working with and extending 3rd-party integrations, and building proof-of-concept software. Alex is pragmatic and detail-oriented, leverages the right tools for the job, and delivers projects on time.

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Todd Kummer

Freelance Ruby on Rails Developer
United StatesToptal Member Since February 10, 2021

Todd's best fit is a client looking for an expert Ruby on Rails architect to help build out a new solution, or conversely, someone to help rescue a code base that has gone astray. His long history of product development—for software companies, internal business applications, and consumer websites—helps him find the right balance between short-term and long-term requirements and put in place best practices that will help guide the project for its full lifecycle.

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Aaron Silverman

Freelance Ruby on Rails Developer
United StatesToptal Member Since February 7, 2022

Aaron is a team player who will throw himself at an interesting problem and not give up until it is solved. He is a quick read and can learn new technologies and workflows extremely fast. Aaron holds a Bachelor's degree in mathematics, is conversationally fluent in German, and speaks and reads Japanese at an intermediate level.

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Christopher Scott

Freelance Ruby on Rails Developer
United StatesToptal Member Since June 16, 2022

Chris is a senior full-stack engineer with 7+ years of experience building web apps for early-stage startups and robust enterprise SaaS software. He specializes in Ruby on Rails, PostgreSQL, and MySQL, primarily focusing on back-end development, integrations, and API design. Chris is an expert in creating user-facing production web applications and internal tooling, and he is willing to embrace new challenges and help other businesses evolve and succeed.

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Dennis Lysenko

Freelance Ruby on Rails Developer
United StatesToptal Member Since January 1, 2020

Dennis has over a decade of experience crafting iOS and Android apps, blending technical mastery with startup experience. He delivers excellent, rapid, business-focused, and enduring solutions. Dennis is an expert in the full pipeline from requirement planning, design, and development to app launch and user acquisition.

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Jeremy Tong

Freelance Ruby on Rails Developer
United StatesToptal Member Since January 13, 2020

Jeremy graduated from Brown University with dual majors in computer science and economics. He is the owner of a software engineering consultancy called Knit, where he has worked with companies in web 3.0/crypto, edutech, social media, the gig economy, and more. He is a fast learner who can pick up and apply skills in any domain. Jeremy holds himself to an extremely high standard in all aspects of life, especially when collaborating professionally with clients.

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Dave Nguyen

Freelance Ruby on Rails Developer
United StatesToptal Member Since May 26, 2021

Dave is an IT veteran with 15 years of programming experience—specializing in Ruby and Ruby on Rails. While he excels at producing Ruby-based solutions, Dave's also delivered projects requiring multiple technology stacks, third-party integrations, and even a little DevOps for companies in the fintech infrastructure, healthcare services, and scaling support industries. Dave's experience has led to easy-to-read, easy-to-maintain, and well-tested code, leaving a trail of happy customers.

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