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Leonardo Schettini

Freelance NLP Developer
Austria
Toptal Member Since February 22, 2022

Leonardo is a skilled data scientist and software engineer specializing in natural language processing. He has led projects for startups and corporates with varying team sizes. His projects are often written in Python and deployed on Kubernetes and Docker environments. Leonardo is calm under pressure and learns and applies new skills quickly.

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Jeremie Charlet

Freelance NLP Developer
France
Toptal Member Since October 25, 2021

Jeremie is a full-stack data scientist focused on natural language processing and tabular data. He has a decade of experience in the IT industry, working for the UK government, large corporates, and startups while taking multiple hats as a back-end developer, DevOps, data scientist, and startup technical co-founder. He led two communities on ML and mental health, and last but not least, he is an avid reader and lifelong learner who did many retreats.

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Ales Franek

Freelance NLP Developer
Czech Republic
Toptal Member Since March 22, 2021

Ales is a data scientist with eight years of experience in machine learning, natural language processing, information retrieval, data analysis, and data visualization. He is also a strong Python programmer, writing readable, modular, and efficient code. Ales has often owned all parts of the development cycle, from product discovery to production deployment, focusing on impact, pragmatism, and finding creative solutions to business needs that deliver exceptional value.

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Shelley Nason

Freelance NLP Developer
United States
Toptal Member Since January 15, 2015

Shelley is a full-stack engineer with 15 years experience building software in a variety of industries. She is comfortable starting with rough requirements and working with stakeholders to turn an idea into a useful, appealing piece of software. Shelley writes clean, fast, well-documented, and well-tested code, provides realistic estimates, and works well with teammates. As a student, Shelley spent several years in an AI Ph.D. program and she maintains a strong interest in that field.

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Henrik Sergoyan

Freelance NLP Developer
Germany
Toptal Member Since November 5, 2021

Henrik is a data scientist with over six years of professional experience. His primary expertise includes and is not limited to natural language processing, forecasting algorithms, gradient boosting algorithms for tabular data, data scraping, and machine learning operations (MLOps). As a senior data scientist, Henrik works with SQL and NoSQL databases, including MongoDB, and brings strong project management skills and excellence to his work.

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Javier Garcia de Leaniz

Freelance NLP Developer
Spain
Toptal Member Since October 30, 2021

Javier is an engineer with over nine years of experience in AI and data science. Beyond his expertise in machine learning, natural language processing, and software engineering, Javier's unique strength lies in harmonizing business with technology. His consulting tenures at EY and Accenture have furnished him with invaluable experience, where he successfully implemented data and AI technology across diverse industries and geographies globally.

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Nilan Saha

Freelance NLP Developer
Canada
Toptal Member Since February 17, 2022

Nilan is a natural language processing and machine learning expert with a bachelor's degree in computer science and a master's degree in data science specializing in computational linguistics. Nilan has vast experience building large-scale recommendation systems, personalization technology, and NLP algorithms. A Kaggle expert, he has well-cited publications in this domain.

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Chandrachud Basavaraj

Freelance NLP Developer
France
Toptal Member Since May 15, 2018

Chandrachud is an experienced machine learning (ML) and artificial intelligence (AI) engineer. He studied at top schools in India and France and was, until recently, CTO of an early-stage AI startup. Chandrachud loves ML, computer vision, and large language models (LLMs) and has delivered high-quality work on various ML projects. He has been building and integrating multiple components to deploy AI systems in production on the cloud. Chandrachud loves to innovate and create cool technology.

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Oliver Holloway

Freelance NLP Developer
United Kingdom
Toptal Member Since May 10, 2016

Oliver is a versatile data scientist and software engineer combining over a decade of experience and a postgraduate mathematics degree from Oxford. Career assignments have ranged from building machine learning solutions for startups to leading project teams and handling vast amounts of data at Goldman Sachs. With this background, he is adept at picking up new skills quickly to deliver robust solutions to the most demanding of businesses.

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Darin Erat Sleiter

Freelance NLP Developer
Brazil
Toptal Member Since October 11, 2016

Darin is a data scientist and engineer with a PhD in physics from Stanford. He's passionate about data and machine learning and has worked on data science projects across numerous industries and applications. Darin's co-founded an AI company and led a team of data scientists to build a product which uses machine learning and optimization techniques to reduce energy consumption in data centers. He's eagerly waiting for quantum computers.

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Rodrigo Heck

Freelance NLP Developer
Portugal
Toptal Member Since January 28, 2022

Rodrigo is a data scientist with experience in data communication and analysis, interactive data visualization, and web development. He focuses on developing solutions with AI, natural language processing, and computer vision and embedding them in user-friendly applications. Rodrigo enjoys building transformative systems using the best technology and solving problems by delivering quality solutions using algorithms, data, and creativity.

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  • How are Toptal NLP developers different?

    At Toptal, we thoroughly screen our NLP developers to ensure we only match you with talent of the highest caliber. Of the more than 200,000 people who apply to join the Toptal network each year, fewer than 3% make the cut. You’ll work with engineering experts (never generalized recruiters or HR reps) to understand your goals, technical needs, and team dynamics. The end result: expert vetted talent from our network, custom matched to fit your business needs.

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    Depending on availability and how fast you can progress, you could start working with a NLP developer within 48 hours of signing up.

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    We make sure that each engagement between you and your NLP developer begins with a trial period of up to two weeks. This means that you have time to confirm the engagement will be successful. If you’re completely satisfied with the results, we’ll bill you for the time and continue the engagement for as long as you’d like. If you’re not completely satisfied, you won’t be billed. From there, we can either part ways, or we can provide you with another expert who may be a better fit and with whom we will begin a second, no-risk trial.

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