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Marcin Wesolowski

Freelance RTOS Engineer
PolandToptal Member Since January 4, 2023

Marcin is a versatile and experienced team leader. He is also a software architect binding embedded with non-embedded worlds. He has worked on nearly every software layer, from silicon design to bare-metal/RTOS to PC applications and big data cloud processing. Pedantic about structured, extensible, and self-descriptive code, he has been working entirely remotely for nine years already.

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Fabio Terrile

Freelance RTOS Engineer
ItalyToptal Member Since February 16, 2021

Fabio is a senior software developer with over 25 years of experience who can independently follow all design and implementation steps. He is apt to learn quickly and effectively in a fast-paced, rapidly changing environment. Fabio is looking for new professional experiences in the software and hardware fields, including but not limited to embedded hardware, software, HDL design, and desktop, server, and communication services.

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Raz Biderman

Freelance RTOS Engineer
IsraelToptal Member Since May 24, 2022

Raz is a software and computer engineer with a multi-disciplinary approach. His expertise includes low-level software, embedded systems, digital hardware, and software development using C, C++, Python, and Go. Raz has led teams, designed MVPs, developed C++ patches, and designed RTOS-based software for a mission-critical LiDAR system. Raz enjoys cloud-native, mobile application, and full-stack web development projects.

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Denis Makarov

Freelance RTOS Engineer
United Arab EmiratesToptal Member Since September 16, 2021

Denis is an embedded system developer with 10+ years of experience in designing, developing, and maintaining complex software and hardware systems. He holds a PhD in electronics and has professional expertise in C, C++, STL, Qt, Linux, and FreeRTOS. Along with solid experience in embedded systems, information security, cryptography, and networks, Denis is enthusiastic about developing high-load real-time systems for his clients.

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Kijong Uhm

Freelance RTOS Engineer
South KoreaToptal Member Since September 17, 2021

Kijong has been a software engineer in embedded systems for 15+ years and a software project manager and development manager for 5+ years. He specializes in C on embedded Linux and has experience in C++, Java, and Python. Kijong has developed software for set-top boxes, automotive devices, and IoT devices.

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Alexander Kozlov

Freelance RTOS Engineer
RussiaToptal Member Since February 19, 2016

Alexander is a dynamic, results-oriented architect and software engineer with 20+ years of experience and a passion for coding. He has been working for companies ranging from the Fortune 500 list to some small local businesses. He also has experience as a startup founder. Alex's core competency lies in the world of scalable websites and web applications, cloud SaaS and PaaS, blockchain, desktop software, and games development.

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Walid Kadry Helal

Freelance RTOS Engineer
EgyptToptal Member Since February 3, 2021

Walid has been a software engineer, specializing in embedded software development since 2006. He has delivered projects in automotive (AUTOSAR and ISO 26262), smart devices (protocol converters), smart metering, and mobile communication domains. Walid has led projects and built products through all stages of the software development lifecycle, including requirements analysis, software architecture, development, and testing.

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Sami Tok

Freelance RTOS Engineer
TurkeyToptal Member Since May 25, 2021

Sami is a professional software engineer with 10+ years of experience. His specialties include embedded software development, C/C++, Linux, Python, MATLAB, image processing, and machine learning. He worked on embedded software development of air defense missile systems and electro-optical targeting systems. Sami has worked on some of the most prestigious defense projects in Turkey.

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Tomislav Radanović

Freelance RTOS Engineer
CroatiaToptal Member Since February 11, 2020

Tomislav is a skilled professional with eight years of expertise in designing, implementing, documenting, and maintaining complex embedded systems from conception to production. His approach combines deep technical proficiency with a keen focus on optimizing system performance and reliability, delivering solutions that meet stringent requirements. Tomislav excels in technical problem-solving and collaboration, ensuring projects are delivered on time and within budget.

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Chris Wang

Freelance RTOS Engineer
United StatesToptal Member Since October 6, 2023

Chris is a versatile embedded systems engineer with expertise in direct current (DC) fast electric vehicle (EV) charging stations, CubeSats, and gyro stabilizers. His skills extend to analog and digital hardware printed circuit board (PCB) design, firmware, and software. Chris has experience programming, debugging, and calibrating CubeSat's inertial measurement unit, navigation, magnetometer, and survival magnetorquer operations using C/C++ on the STPM32 (ARM32) real-time operating system.

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Derek Casamenti

Freelance RTOS Engineer
ItalyToptal Member Since November 14, 2022

Derek is an embedded software architect experienced in every step of the development process, from back-of-the-envelope designs to finished products. He is an expert in C++, mainly when applied to highly concurrent real-time systems. As a technical lead of the embedded software team at IK Multimedia, Derek was instrumental in developing the digital architecture and many major hardware products' software.

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  • How are Toptal RTOS engineers different?

    At Toptal, we thoroughly screen our RTOS engineers 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.

  • Can I hire RTOS engineers in less than 48 hours through Toptal?

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

  • What is the no-risk trial period for Toptal RTOS engineers?

    We make sure that each engagement between you and your RTOS engineer 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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