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Data Analytics oDesk freelancers typically receive a client rating of 4.75.

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Philipp Schapotschnikow

Philipp Schapotschnikow

Applied mathematician and algorithmic software dev...

Germany - Last active: 1 month ago - Tests: 2

Born in Odessa 1982, he graduated in Mathematics in 2006 from the Technical University in Munich (Germany). Afterwards, he completed PhD in Computation Materials Science at the Delft University of Technology (Netherlands) in 2010, and worked as Scientific Programmer in the field of combustion modelling. He has gathered experience from a large number of projects covering such topics as artificial intelligence and machine learning; computer vision; data modeling; inverse problems; conducting polymers; nanomaterials; fuel cells; fatigue failure prediction; combustion modelling. He is (co)author of 12 heavily cited scientific publications.

$100.00 /hr
37 hours
5.00
Andrew P.

Andrew P.

Data Scientist | Software developer | LaTeX expert

Ukraine - Last active: 4 days ago - Tests: 8 - Portfolio: 1

Project-oriented technician in a few fields of expertise: * data analysis: various data processing using few programming languages - Python, R, Wolfram Mathematica, Matlab; * typesetter: bibliography support, complex imagery, complex, multi-line equations and interprocessing data in both LaTeX and MS Word; * software developing: desktop software developing and a distinct programms to get and operate on different data; science software to model asorted physics and math models. Experienced for a 5+ years in all fields. 1+ years of public work on oDesk.

$100.00 /hr
85 hours
4.85
Jovan Pehcevski

Jovan Pehcevski

Researcher, Academic/technical writer, Data and In...

Macedonia - Last active: 3 days ago - Tests: 5 - Portfolio: 3

As a PhD in Computer Science, I am an experienced researcher, academic writer and data and information scientist. Over the last 12 years I have gathered an extensive experience in practising and teaching the following computer science concepts: information retrieval, data mining, machine learning, database management systems using MySQL and Oracle, native XML databases using XML, DOM and SAX, web development techniques using (X)HMTL, DHTML, PHP, and MySQL, deploying web services and service oriented architectures, and tuning Apache web server for performance, security and caching. My core competency lies in academic research, data and information science, as well as writing, proofreading and editing of research papers and thesis of all academic levels. I am seeking opportunities to offer my rich professional and academic experience for the strategic growth and developmental needs of your business. My core research interests and strengths are as follows: - Focused information retrieval - Evaluation of focused and content-oriented XML retrieval - Entity retrieval and knowledge discovery - Data mining and big data analytics - Business intelligence and predictive analytics - Time-series data forecasting - Recommendation algorithms for social/news networking sites - Native XML databases, NoSQL and relational database systems - Web servers and web technologies - Web database applications and Internet programming - Web and enterprise security

$66.67 /hr
1,535 hours
5.00
Wallace Ferreira

Wallace Ferreira

Software Analyst/Developer

Brazil - Last active: 1 day ago - Tests: 9 - Portfolio: 2

Hello, my name is Wallace. I've been working with software development for over 9 years. I acquired a lot of experience developing applications using Visual Basic, C/C++, PHP and Java. My expertise is analyzing and developing Desktop and Web Applications such as: + Crawlers/Web Crawlers - Collecting and storing data from sites, documents, videos, photos, social media sites, classified ads sites, etc. + Web Data Scrappers - Extracting, parsing, filtering and storing relevant data from web pages to readable and manageable formats like Excel, CSV, HTML, etc. + Bots and Automation scripts - Extracting and making business decisions out of data from documents like PDFs, Excel, CSV, XML, TXT, etc. - Sending email reports automatically - Auto filling forms - Price comparison apps - Event notifiers + Data conversion/transformation - Transforming/Converting data between formats for import/export in different applications. - Feed generation - Report construction + API development/integration - Adding support for third parts services - Creating interfaces for communication between systems. I have developed dozens of applications for a wide range of application domains including: - E-Commerce sites (like Amazon.com, Walmart.com, ToysRus.com, etc) - Financial market - Market research groups - Medical related groups - Shipping companies - And several other personal applications. Some formats I have expertise in are: - JSON - XML - SQL - CSV - PDF - TXT - HTML - XSL - XSLX - And others Acting as an analyst and developer, I gained experience with modeling relational databases and SQL, with a focus on MySQL DBMS. Since 2009, I have been working for a company that develops software for the financial market - EconoInfo (http://www.econoinfo.com.br). In 2012, I graduated in Computer Science at the Pontifical Catholic University of Minas Gerais - PUC Minas. Over the past four years, I specialized in Java development, especially Java EE 6.0, focusing on technologies EJB, JPA, JSF, JMS and JCR. Acting as an analyst and developer, I gained experience with modeling relational databases and SQL, with a focus on MySQL DBMS. As a developer in charge of creating the EconoInfo website's interface, I also specialized in Servlets, HTML, JavaScript and CSS.

$27.78 /hr
841 hours
4.92
Ariel Humphrey

Ariel Humphrey

French-American IT/Internet Contract & Environment...

United States - Last active: 5 days ago - Tests: 5

Ariel Humphrey is a French-American licensed IT/Internet Contract and Environmental Law Attorney ranked "Number 1" amongst all of the top Odesk Attorneys. My activity is mainly aimed at helping start-up companies/businesses to be perfectly managed from a Legal and contractual perspective. 1) My goals are to develop several activities on oDesk including the drafting, editing, review, creation or translation of sophisticated Contracts/Agreements in the field of Business law in general (corporate and banking agreements including shareholders' agreements or revolving line of credit agreements for instance) and also specifically in the sector of Internet Business Law (including SEO/CRO service agreements and/or website design & development agreements and/or terms of services (TOS) and privacy policies for websites), of IT Law (including software development agreements or software license agreements or end-user license agreements (EULA)), of Sports/Entertainment/Art/Music (including graphic design agreements or music license agreements or Sponsorship Agreements) whether it be in French, in English or in both languages (bilingual contracts). I do have a very large database of contracts and agreements (templates) including all kinds of agreements related to the matters mentioned above and to business law in general. You will benefit from my legal know-how and database, given that I can adapt all of my contracts to your particular situation and needs so that we come up with a tailor-made contract solution for You. 2) I am a French Licensed attorney and I can assist you and address your needs related to French Law, international contract law (including but not limited to Australian Law, Canadian Law, U.S. Law etc.). I am a French corporate attorney which means that I am an expert in French Corporate law having practiced in different Paris-based prestigious law firms (including Eversheds, Vaughan Avocats). 3) I am a US citizen and a French Native citizen (European Citizen). I am perfectly bilingual with high level writing and analytical skills that I would like you to benefit from should you need my services when French and/or English language(s) are involved. With such writing, linguistic and analytical skills I am used to writing/drafting/reviewing/editing/proofreading Legal or Business documents of all kinds related to or about any subject that falls within my strong, all-around and broad General Technical and legal culture/knowledge/know-how/Experience). I also have a large experience as a business and legal translator. 4) In addition to my solid experience as a business attorney throughout Europe as you can see on my resume which you will find below, I worked as a legal Consultant in India in 2011 for the Legal Process Outsourcing Company Quislex Inc.; I also worked in 2008 in Louisiana and in San Diego, California in 2010 : in other words, I have a large international wingspan when it comes to work. I remain at your service no matter what :-) ! You can find me on LinkedIn at www.linkedin.com/in/arielhumphrey Ariel Humphrey

$95.00 /hr
2,107 hours
4.98
John Bampton

John Bampton

Elance-oDesk 340+ Jobs International Man of Myster...

Australia - Last active: 3 days ago - Tests: 18 - Portfolio: 1

Super discounted hourly rate - $19 - to the first two clients that offer me a job that involves Ruby or Python. Over 250 happy clients. Ideas man, innovation expert and one man think tank! The BOOST to productivity. Big hitting programming veteran rocking out hard to code everyday. I build fast loading websites that bring in more revenue. Comprehensive knowledge of XML based document publishing systems and well versed in PHP 5. Ex Adobe Coldfusion programmer. Junior Pythonista! Ruby Wannabe! XPath Superhero! 24/7 365 IT Nerd and Digital Nomad. A past school chess prodigy. Electronic dance music enthusiast. Science Fiction / Fantasy fan. I am currently placed in the top 1000 programmers on Codewars - https://www.codewars.com/users/Beast - where I am mainly doing coding challenges in Ruby but overall attempting to learn all 7 current languages they are offering. As I progress through the challenges I am learning more about core Ruby, so far mainly the String and Array Classes and the Enumerable Module Currently working for three USA based companies / government departments some indirectly - one in California. All these jobs involve some form of document publishing. Some software / technologies that I have worked with - Ecrion XF designer, Altova XMLSpy / Stylevision, oXygen XML editor, Stylus Studio, XEP, Xalan, Saxon, Apache FOP, Ibex, xsltproc, EXSLT, MSXML, MSXSL, Scalable Vector Graphics (SVG), Orbeon XForms, Docbook (Authoring and XSLT), DITA OT, HL7, FMPXMLRESULT, WordProcessingML, SpreadsheetML, eXist Native XML database with XQuery Update, BaseX, XProc - An XML Pipeline Language. Interested in working with MongoDB, XQuery, JSONiq, MarkLogic, Phalcon PHP, Yii Framework, NoSQL, HHVM, Zend Framework, AngularJS, Big Data, Rails, Django, Zope, Plone, Altova server products (Raptor XML, Flowforce, MapForce, Stylevision) - come on make me a job offer! I have an iMac running OS X Yosemite, 2 desktop PCs running various linux distros, a Lubuntu laptop, a Samsung Galaxy Note 2 KitKat mobile phone, a Samsung Galaxy Tab S 10.5 running KitKat, a Microsoft Surface Pro 2 Tablet running Windows 8.1 and a Firefox OS based mobile phone. When I am awake all my notifications get sent to my Samsung Gear 2 smart watch. In my spare time I like to stream movies and TV shows to my Apple TV and my Google Chromecast, well that's when I'm not learning Ruby or doing challenges on Khan Academy or similar sites. Do you remember those 1980's style left to right arcade games where when you got to the end of the level you had to try to defeat the big boss and then at the end of the game you had to fight the super boss? Well thinking along those lines, I am the undefeated super boss programmer looking for my next elite coding challenge! http://www.newyorker.com/magazine/2014/11/24/programmers-price "Working hard. Aiming to be the best. This is my dream. This is my journey!" - Milos Raonic

$38.00 /hr
2,259 hours
4.57
Andrey E.

Andrey E.

Web Scraping Expert and PHP Web Developer

Russia - Last active: 1 day ago - Tests: 7 - Portfolio: 12

I'm web scraping expert/full stack developer with 7+ years of commercial experience. I'm good problem solver holding M.S. in maths and computer science. Today I'm offering webscraping/php/javascript services as a freelancer. My main skills: • Web scraping, parsing, automation, data processing • Simplehtmldom, Goutte, Symfony Browser Kit, Cheerio, CasperJS, Regular Expressions, Xpath • PHP, JavaScript, Java, NodeJS, PhantomJS, LUA • HTML5, CSS3, LESS, Bootstrap Framework • MySQL, MongoDB, Redis • Memcached, ZeroMQ, ReactPHP • SocketIO, Websockets • REST, SOAP, XML, JSON • Matlab, Wolfram Mathematica • Jquery, KnockoutJS, BackboneJS, RequireJS • Prestashop, OpenCart • Experience working with APIs: Ebay, Spotify, Amazon AWS, Amazon MWS, Flickr, Facebook Graph, Vk.com, GitHub, Instagram and several others • Git, SVN • Apache, Nginx, Curl • Amazon AWS • Linux, Vagrant • Understanding of OOP principles and software design patterns • Teamwork experience My github account is https://github.com/256cats My blog: http://256cats.com/ Over the years I’ve developed a lot of web scrapers of different complexity mostly using PHP (simplehtmldom, browserkit) and NodeJS/PhantomJS (casperjs). Some were simple regex-based and others were complex distributed systems with multiple proxies and Amazon AWS support. Also I developed a wide range of websites using PHP, HTML, JavaScript, CSS and MySQL including several e-commerce websites (+ Prestashop, Opencart). I built sites both from scratch and using frameworks, developed custom modules and extended existing ones for my clients. I have experience in PHP/MySQL performance tuning. Last two years I was working as MMO game (Clash of Clans/Heroes of Might and Magic-like mechanics) logic/backend developer. I’ve implemented distributed message queues, realtime leaderboards with Redis, Mysql, PHP. Developed battle-related algorithms (game unit classes, attack/defend, shortest path, quadtree). Then I’ve done some frontend development, e.g. – developed embeddable javascript classifieds widget and fitness/health single page web application with realtime updates/notifications (HTML, CSS, JavaScript, Jquery, Knockout.js, MomentJS, REST, AJAX, Socket.io).

$39.90 /hr
141 hours
4.97
Heather Cristion Wilson

Heather Cristion Wilson

FileMaker Developer and Data Quality Analyst

United States - Last active: 1 day ago - Tests: 3 - Portfolio: 2

FileMaker Developer with over 10 years experience designing, modifying, and upgrading databases in FileMaker Pro versions 7-13 for use in a variety of industries including but not limited to publishing, marketing, marine management, and aircraft repair. Experience working in large, complicated databases, including legacy systems. Detail-oriented and big picture-focused. My FileMaker development skills include scripting, custom functions, report writing, and layout design. I use a clean aesthetic in my development, so layouts are easy to use and look at. I enjoy developing systems that users are happy to work with, and I do that by focusing on how my clients work and what their needs are.

$30.00 /hr
753 hours
4.94
Billel H.

Billel H.

Master's Degree in Computer Science

Algeria - Last active: 23 days ago - Tests: 18 - Portfolio: 1

An outline of my skills and experiences will show what I have to offer, I am professional in: -Web Development : html5, xhtml, CSS, PHP, JavaScript , jQuery, Resposnive Web Design, SEO, xml, ASP.NET using C# and VB -Integrated development environment (IDE): Microsoft Visual Studio 2010, Netbeans, Eclipse, Adobe Dreamweaver CS6. -Database: SQL, SQL server 2008R2, MySQL, Oracle Database, PostgreSQL and Data warehouse. -Programming language: C# ,java , python, Visual Basic, C++. -Office Suite: Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access and Outlook), SharePoint. -Design and Multimedia: Adobe Creative Suite CS6 (Photoshop and Acrobat X Pro). -Operating System: Windows(XP, Vista, 7,8), Linux(Ubuntu, Red Hat), IOS. -Networking: Open Systems Interconnection (OSI) model, Internet protocol suite (TCP/IP) model, LAN, VLAN, WAN, DNS, DHCP, switch, Access point and Router Configuration. -Modeling language : Unified Modeling Language (UML) and Merise. -Architecture and Mechanical engineering: Technical drawing, Architectural drawing. -Management: Human Resource management. -languages: English, French and Arabic. I am at your disposal to DO THE BEST.

$25.00 /hr
82 hours
4.79
Oleg T.

Oleg T.

Excel financial modeler, business valuation expert...

Canada - Last active: 13 days ago - Tests: 16 - Portfolio: 19

I'm good at statistical analysis, financial & business modelling as well as designing presentations. The products that I offer are: - structured Excel models that are fully automated, easy to 'read' and interpret and are beautifully designed (never heard about beautiful models in Excel?) - Power Point artistic and formal presentations done in a 'Duarte' style (this is kind of fancy way to express that I really know how to deal with presentations) - econometric modelling in all kinds of software including STATA, SPSS, Jmulti, Eviews etc. Hey, see what I have been doing for the last 4 years: - assisted Lionbridge with their internet assessing tasks - was engaged in financial modelling in Ernst & Young Valuation department - dealt with statistical analysis & modeling of banking products If you have read this to the very end, - you are AWESOME. I will be glad to offer my help. Sincerely, Oleg.

$33.33 /hr
757 hours
4.98