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IT Developers
Alexis Hernandez, Coder.
Alexis Hernandez
Software Engineer
Previously at
Samsung
Anne Adams, Senior Programmer and Consultant.
Anne Adams
Senior Developer
Previously at
Merrill Lynch
Danilo Resende, Freelance Developer for Hire.
Danilo Resende
Senior Software Engineer
Previously at
Instagram
April Leone, Freelance Developer for Hire.
April Leone
Senior Software Developer
Previously at
Rosetta Stone
Jongwook Kim, Senior Programmer and Consultant.
Jongwook Kim
Software Engineer
Previously at
Facebook
Darin Erat Sleiter, Coder.
Darin Erat Sleiter
Senior Software Developer
Previously at
Stanford

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Andrei Mosso Mendoza

IT Developer
Andrei is a senior full-stack software engineer and architect with experience developing Java, Node.js, PHP, and iOS applications. He has worked in all p... Read More
Andrei is a senior full-stack software engineer and architect with experience developing Java, Node.js, PHP, and iOS applications. He has worked in all phases of the project life cycle, using a wide variety of tools and frameworks. He has a strong drive to efficiently deliver effective software solutions. Read Less
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Andrey Gerzhov

IT Developer
Andrey has been a Python developer since 2008 and a UNIX systems engineer since 1994. He enjoys taking on fun and challenging projects.
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Arseniy Zhizhelev

IT Developer
Arseniy is a passionate software developer, scientific researcher, and entrepreneur with a proven ability to develop scalable and sophisticated back-end ... Read More
Arseniy is a passionate software developer, scientific researcher, and entrepreneur with a proven ability to develop scalable and sophisticated back-end solutions. He has extensive expertise in complex software development and in solving challenging problems that require a strong scientific background. Read Less
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Horacio Duran

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Horacio is a Python Developer who enjoys problem solving and new technologies. He's well-versed in concept testing for large scale projects, and has expe... Read More
Horacio is a Python Developer who enjoys problem solving and new technologies. He's well-versed in concept testing for large scale projects, and has experience working with system integrations and georeference tools. Read Less
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Gianfranco Reppucci

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Gianfranco is a software architect with 15 years of experience in designing, prototyping, and developing software applications, leading teams of develope... Read More
Gianfranco is a software architect with 15 years of experience in designing, prototyping, and developing software applications, leading teams of developers, and managing projects efficiently. Gianfranco. excels at interacting with different stakeholders, technical and non-technical, helping companies reaching their goals. Read Less
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Enrique Conci

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Enrique is a Senior Unix System Administrator with extensive experience in Linux, AIX, HP-UX and Solaris. He specializes in task automation and deploymen... Read More
Enrique is a Senior Unix System Administrator with extensive experience in Linux, AIX, HP-UX and Solaris. He specializes in task automation and deployment of large applications. He has over 5 years of experience in leading system administration teams and about 12 years working on Unix-based systems. Read Less
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Excellent technical communication

Toptal developers must possess strong written and verbal communication skills. They work effectively across multiple collaboration tools and convey complex engineering ideas and concepts with ease.

7.4%pass rate

Core skills and algorithms

Each developer is required to demonstrate their computer science fundamentals, problem-solving ability, and technical aptitude to a panel of leading experts.

3.6%pass rate

Proactive problem-solving

Toptal developers are skilled at tackling roadblocks creatively and independently. Each candidate is live-screened by two top developers where they have to offer multiple paths to the solution and make decisions on the spot.

3.2%pass rate

End-to-End project execution

Our developers deliver a test project to completion, demonstrating their skills across ideating, scoping, implementation, and problem-solving.

3%pass rate

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Toptal developers are expected to maintain a perfect track record while working with clients. We assess our talent after every engagement to ensure our standards for excellence were met.

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