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Jason Funk

Freelance Lumen Developer
United StatesToptal Member Since August 24, 2015

Jason is an experienced web developer with a broad range of both professional and personal technical achievements. He is the founder of Tough Space Consulting, a cloud-based business software consulting company that has helped a number of clients become more efficient and save money by improving their internal business processes. Jason is a strong team player, yet at the same time enjoys taking on personal challenges.

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Ben Carey

Freelance Lumen Developer
United KingdomToptal Member Since March 6, 2018

With over twenty years of development experience, accompanied by over a decade of building and consulting with tech startups, Ben is a seasoned veteran who brings an abundance of specialized skills. He was vice president of partnerships and product strategy at one of Europe's leading startup accelerators for over two years. The combination of coding and strategic experience that Ben brings is unrivaled.

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Francis Brassard

Freelance Lumen Developer
CanadaToptal Member Since September 17, 2019

Francis has built and led teams that have successfully developed robust and efficient PHP and Python back-end apps. To projects, he brings over a decade of hands-on experience with high-availability, high-traffic apps in both monolithic and microservice architectures. Francis is the type of developer who strives to improve himself and those around him while using cutting-edge tech and adhering to the highest quality standards as much as possible.

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Alexey Filatov

Freelance Lumen Developer
SerbiaToptal Member Since June 20, 2016

Alexey has been working as a contractor for corporate America for more than seven years. He has been able to thrive in complex scenarios, such as being the sole developer of a startup—building a product from the ground up with the CEO—or rescuing projects that were considered hopeless due to a previous developer's failure. Alexey's main specialization is building complex web services on AWS using Node.js or PHP/Laravel.

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Romeo Onisim

Freelance Lumen Developer
RomaniaToptal Member Since February 12, 2019

Since 2011, Romeo has been making a living as a full-stack web developer. He's passionate about what he does and enjoys fast-paced, energetic environments that startups often have. Romeo builds things fast, loves to code, and thrives working alone and also within a team. The ideal types of projects that Romeo would like to work on are the ones with the most positive impact.

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Davorin Šego

Freelance Lumen Developer
CroatiaToptal Member Since November 9, 2015

Davorin is a skilled web developer who writes well designed, testable, and efficient code by using software best practices. He has worked with diverse web technologies and techniques on both the front- and back-end. Lately, he has focused on working with cutting edge JavaScript frameworks. He is eager to take on new and interesting challenges and is comfortable working on teams of all sizes.

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Ramsés Del Rosario H.

Freelance Lumen Developer
Dominican RepublicToptal Member Since March 6, 2019

Ramsés is a passionate web developer with more than five years of experience in the field. He has created internal applications, corporate sites, custom eCommerce solutions, and much more. WordPress is his technology of choice, but he is always looking to improve his skills and knowledge—Ramsés is currently focused on Laravel and React.

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