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Anthony Baldwin

Anthony Baldwin

Translator EN, ES, FR, PT & Webmaster

United States - Last active: 2 months ago - Tests: 2 - Portfolio: 1

I am an experienced freelance translator of French, Spanish and Portuguese to English, as well as a court-approved interpreter of Portuguese / English for the Connecticut Judicial System. Beyond the Connecticut courts, I also have experience interpreting in Federal courts, depositions, immigration hearings, Worker´s Compensation hearings, as well as medical consultations, and other matters. I am a U.S. Citizen, born right here in Connecticut, and formerly worked as a certified English teacher for grades 7-12 in several public schools. I have a B.A. in English Literature from U-Conn. English is my native language, but I am also fluent in Brazilian Portuguese and Spanish (having family from Brazil, Mexico and Puerto Rico). I have also taught Spanish in private and public institutions, and English as a Second Language. I studied French in high school and at Purdue University including various courses at the graduate level. I studied for a MLIS (Master of Library and Information Sciences) online via the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee. I have experience in the translation of: * labor, service and construction contracts, calls for bids, patents, sales contracts, stock arrangements, powers of attorney, technical specifications (cahier des charges), and all other manner of legal materials. This field comprises over half the work I do; * clinical protocols, medical patents (mostly cardiac stents and arthroscopy devices), medical reports, lab reports, patient questionnaires, academic psychology articles and other medical materials, including portions of the book "Olhares: Fragmentos de uma Historia da Cardiologia Portuguesa / Visions: Fragments of a History of Portuguese Cardiology". Many articles that I translated from Portuguese to English for the Spanish Journal of Psychology at the Universidad Complutense de Madrid have been published in said review; * Software localization, web sites and software user materials, faqs, manuals for medical devices and electronics, and similar materials, including portions of the Debian Administrator's Handbook (http://www.debian-handbook.info); * Environmental, tourism, marketing and journalistic materials; * Educational materials, professional correspondence, literary materials. I am also a seasoned webmaster, web designer, web applications developer, and web server admin. See http://webs.tonybaldwin.me for further info on my webmastery services, I also develop software and web applications; see http://tonyb.us/software See http://www.baldwinlinguas.com for my translation and interpreting services

$33.33 /hr
12 hours
4.71
Josh M.

Josh M.

SQA/Testing/Security/Networks/Development/Technica...

Canada - Last active: 2 months ago - Tests: 9

Over my career I have been handed a great many challenges and I have throughly enjoyed finding solutions for my clients problems. I have not limited myself specifically to one area but many, and have enjoy a diverse technical career. I am a skilled, hard working, dedicated IT professional with over 10 years of experience. I have development experince in numerous languages and specialize in PHP/MySql web development and Linux/Windows scripts and applications. I have excellent communication skills and am available at your need.

$55.00 /hr
8,385 hours
4.98
Rene B.

Rene B.

FOSS Consultant

Mexico - Last active: 19 days ago - Tests: 3 - Portfolio: 6

Hello, My name is Renich Bon Ciric (yeah, I know it's up there...). I'm a FOSS professional and expert GNU & Linux Systems Administrator and Integrator; specialized in RedHat/Fedora. I live in Guadalajara, Jalisco, México. I can offer my skills remotely. I am willing to work by project, part time or full time. My favorite time of day are evenings. I am a night owl and am happy to work on odd shifts. # Experience - CloudSigma: Recently. I was in charge of integrating their current software stack for the cloud. Basically KVM/Qemu hosts. - (xpert) creations: I was in charge of their LAMP servers; all successfully migrated from several ISPs into KVM/Qemu virtualized servers. - Tools Net: I was in charge of their infrastructure. Migrated from a very old VMWare installation into a KVM/Qemu setup. - Mexican Foodbank Association (AMBA): Was in charge of the infrastructure; including mail, dns and LAMP. - Fedora: I am, currently, a Fedora packager. - LinuxCabal: I started the PHP and Python groups. In charge of new projects for this non-for-profit organization. I'll synthesize a skillset for you and am happy to answer any queries or question regarding these subjects: # Basis - Systemd and SysV - Puppet - Bacula (automated backup system) # Networking and Security - DHCP and DNS (ISC of course) - iptables, firewalld, tcp wrappers, SELinux, etc # Virtualization - KVM/Qemu/Libvirt - OpenStack - GlusterFS, XtreemFS and Ceph # Web - NginX, Apache and Cherokee - MySQL/MariaDB and a little Postgress # Programming and scripting - Bash/Dash, Perl, PHP, Ruby and Python - C and C++ # Misc - Fedora Packaging (RPM) and repo generation I am happy to learn whatever is needed with a few exceptions: - Java - Oracle # CV http://cv.woralelandia.com/ # References https://www.google.com/#q=renich

$50.00 /hr
48 hours
5.00
Ernesto G.

Ernesto G.

Highly Experienced Writer/Translator E-S, I.T. Pro

Mexico - Last active: 1 day ago - Tests: 2

15 years experience writing, translating and developing for Technical and Creative-Minded publications. Recent projects in fields such as: Movie and documentary captioning, E-learning tools, translation for Manufacturing/MES, Investing/Forex/Binary Options, Health/Medicine, App Localization, Biblle studies, Self-help books. Experience in English and Spanish Teaching to Executive-level employees. Academic Papers translation to Faculty members. Spanish-to-English translation for Technical, Social, and general topic. English-to-Spanish translation customized to target audience: Europe, Mexico, Central America or South America.

$16.50 /hr
309 hours
4.90
Lauri Kasanen

Lauri Kasanen

Software Engineer (C/Linux/Embedded)

Finland - Last active: 4 days ago - Tests: 10

I'm a Finnish Software Engineer, as well as a Bachelor of IT. I've been programming in C and C++ since 2006, and have in-depth experience on various Linux technologies ranging from scripting to administration to graphics. I have several years of experience in OpenGL, and months-to-years in various other technologies including Microsoft .Net, Google Go, Java, Perl, and so on. I'm confident in multithreading and networking.

$38.89 /hr
0 hours
4.97
Graham Mitchell

Graham Mitchell

computer science teacher

United States - Last active: 08/14/2013 - Tests: 1

I have taught public school students the basics of programming since 1997. To date, I've taught programming over 2000 students, some of whom have been admitted to the honor computer science program at a top-10 university for CS (UT Austin; Turing Scholars). I am also an invited Reader for the Advanced Placement test in Computer Science. I have used Linux on the desktop and as a server platform since 2003. I am very comfortable with Python and Java. I also sing and play guitar. I have performed in front of 75-350 people at least four times a month for the past fifteen years. I am very good at explaining technical topics using clear, understandable language.

$25.00 /hr
30 hours
5.00
Md. Tariq Aziz

Md. Tariq Aziz

Linux System/Network Administrator | Network Suppo...

Bangladesh - Last active: 8 days ago - Tests: 17

I enjoy challenge and take pride in my work. Being accustomed to fast-paced environment, I see challenges as opportunities to learn. I have developed my professional skills in a range of areas that I feel will allow me to satisfy your expectation in the best possible manner. Here are a few of my significant capabilities: ** Networking and Hardware: Network Adapters, Modems, Hub, Repeater, Switch, Router (Cisco), DSL, ADSL, PIX Firewall, 3COM, Ethernet, Linux/Windows Workstations ** Platforms: Windows 9x/NT/2000/XP/Vista/Win7 (Advanced), Linux (Red Hat, Debian, Ubuntu) ** Tool s and Utilities: MS DOS, Microsoft Office Suite Network Management Tools: Nagios, iDirect VNO, Wireshark ** Security Tools: VPN, ACLs, Filtering Traffic, Routing Policies, IP Tables, Wireshark and NMAP ** Database: MS Access, My SQL, PL/SQL. ** Programming Language: C/C++ (Excellent), Java (Basic), Perl (Basic), PHP, HTML, MySQL, VisualBasic, MatLab ** Network Simulator: Experienced in Optimized Network Evaluation Tool (OPNET) and familiar with NS-2 ====================================================

$20.00 /hr
4 hours
5.00
Michel Vaillancourt

Michel Vaillancourt Agency Contractor

Free Open Source Systems Projects Posse - LAMP, VO...

Canada - Last active: 3 days ago - Tests: 1 - Portfolio: 3

JKL5 is a team-up of Michel and Christine. We're both effectively independent contractors working under one banner to leverage each other's skills and contacts. We're small, focused and effective. Michel has been building and running LAMP, LASR & Postfix systems for almost fifteen years. This is, at it's core, part of his bread-and-butter work. He has been working with Asterisk VoIP PBX systems since 2004 and has personally deployed it successfully in 10 different countries under a wide variety of circumstances and use-cases. Christine Technical Projects Manager and a Software Tester/Quality Analyst with over 10 years experience in various aspects of the IT industry including quality assurance and auditing, software testing, technical writing, and critical accounts customer support. Our model is D3/M2 ... Design, Develop & Deploy customer-focused Free Open Source solutions. Then, we offer Management & Maintenance services on contract or on call.

Associated with: JKL-5 Group Agency
$55.00 /hr
503 hours
4.43
Jan Fucek

Jan Fucek

Php, HTML, JavaScript and MySQL developer

Czech Republic - Last active: 04/30/2012 - Tests: 6 - Portfolio: 6

In a short time, I have developed a range of websites using HTML, PHP, AJAX, JavaScript and MySQL. I'm using an open source packs for building websites (For example Wordpress, JQuery, Drupal, OsCommerce, PhpRS, PrestaShop and more. I can also learn any others very fast).

$16.67 /hr
7 hours
5.00
Jan Calvin Gamulo

Jan Calvin Gamulo

Tester, Data Encoder, Writer, Voice Talent

Philippines - Last active: 09/29/2012 - Tests: 8

- Over 4 years of Research and Development experience, with focus on Firmware Test Engineering, including: • Manual and automated test execution • Negative and guerrilla testing • Testcase development (creating, reviewing, modifying) • Defect tracking - Test engineering development using Perl, Java, PHP, HTML, MySQL and open-source test tool Selenium - Working knowledge on Windows XP and Linux environments - Experience in mentorship and training - Experience in writing documentation using Test Wiki (TWiki) and Atlassian Confluence I'm also interested in creative writing, technical writing, and public speaking, with me being a member of Toastmasters International. I'm also into events hosting and voice-overs, having hosted events ranging from debuts, wedding receptions, and private functions. I strive to exhibit excellence in whatever I do. I look forward to bringing good value to my clients.

$8.89 /hr
49 hours
4.82