Naftuli Kay, Developer in Los Angeles, CA, United States
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Naftuli Kay

Verified Expert  in Engineering

Software Developer

Los Angeles, CA, United States
Toptal Member Since
April 4, 2016

Naftuli is a software developer and systems administrator with top-of-class ability across a variety of platforms, languages, and systems.



Preferred Environment

The most amazing...

...thing I've built is a large-scale finance application for expense reporting and invoicing.

Work Experience

Software Developer

2014 - PRESENT
Chrome River Technologies, Inc.
  • Built a large-scale finance application for expense reporting and invoicing.
Technologies: Adobe Flex, MySQL, MongoDB, Java

Software Developer

2011 - 2013
Infrared5, Inc.
  • Created custom TCP servers and services.
  • Ensured persistence of data with Hibernate.
  • Facilitated real-time communication with Red5.
  • Built algorithms for measuring physical performance.
  • Did front-end work in JavaScript/CSS and Flash.
Technologies: Bash, ActionScript 3, Python, Java

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Java, JavaScript, Python, AS3, PHP, ActionScript 3, Bash, Ruby, Perl


Spring, Django, Bootstrap, Flask, Adobe Flex




Amazon Web Services (AWS), Ubuntu, Android, MacOS, Windows


JSON, MySQL, Redis, MongoDB


Front-end Development, Tornado

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