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  • Experienced data extraction, web and Perl progrmamer

    I have many years commercial experience as a software developer I have successfully completed significant projects in the areas of: - web scrapers, specialising in public information (government) web sites - data conversion and parsing of complex data streams - databases, including modelling … more

    I have many years commercial experience as a software developer I have successfully completed significant projects in the areas of: - web scrapers, specialising in public information (government) web sites - data conversion and parsing of complex data streams - databases, including modelling, setup, SQL reporting - convert PDF to flat files and CSV) - office automation with Excel and Word macros I can confidently handle all aspects of your software project project from design to development, testing, documentation and production support. I have also made significant open source software contributions.  less

    perl linux-system-administration unix-system-administration python technical-documentation regular-expressions internet-research content-writing 00 more less
    • $40.00 HOURLY RATE
    • 5.0
    • 294 HOURS
    • AUSTRALIA
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 1 PORTFOLIO ITEM
    • 5 TESTS
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  • Experienced Amharic translator, voice over expert and copywriter

    I am an Amharic translator who, over the past 3 years, has translator content for ads, magazines, newspapers and websites. I am a Graduate of Communication Engineering, always striving to update myself with new vocabularies and styles. I have a basic understanding of programming and have experience on developing programs in C++ and Visual Studio.

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    • $30.00 HOURLY RATE
    • 4.7
    • 63 HOURS
    • ETHIOPIA
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 2 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 6 TESTS
  • Freelance writer / proofreader / editor / designer

    I am a highly-motivated and experienced writer, editor and designer. My background is in music publishing, specifically marketing: I am a classically trained musician with a flair for design, type-setting and copy-writing. I can write or edit pieces on any … more

    I am a highly-motivated and experienced writer, editor and designer. My background is in music publishing, specifically marketing: I am a classically trained musician with a flair for design, type-setting and copy-writing. I can write or edit pieces on any subject at any level, and present articles appropriately for the intended audience in an attractive way.  less

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    • $25.56 HOURLY RATE
    • 5.0
    • 150 HOURS
    • UNITED KINGDOM
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 0 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 2 TESTS
  • Strategy / Marketing / Consulting / Innovation / Finance / MBA / VC

    Simply put, I deliver "growth". I'm an award-winning business strategist (AIB, CODiE), qualified in Marketing (CIM), Accounting (CIMA) and Project Management (PRINCE2) – and use these skills to increase + generate revenues and profits. I’m a specialist in strategy (business … more

    Simply put, I deliver "growth". I'm an award-winning business strategist (AIB, CODiE), qualified in Marketing (CIM), Accounting (CIMA) and Project Management (PRINCE2) – and use these skills to increase + generate revenues and profits. I’m a specialist in strategy (business, financial, corporate), marketing (branding, viral, social, offline, pricing, metrics) and innovation (creativity, e-business, prototyping, high-tech). I offer 20 years global business experience in UK/US/EU (Corporate, Start-Up, Entrepreneur, Not-for-Profit), inc. 6 at C-level (e.g. CFO, COO) with first-class English skills, and 2 x masters' degrees [Accounting + Marketing]. I'm an expert in the strategic side of business, finance and marketing, inc. business cases (e.g. raised $15m in funding), product design (e.g. award-winning / award-nominated) & strategic planning (inc.: SWOT, ratios, PEST, KPIs, BCG matrix, trend analysis, Porter's 5 Forces, Value Chains, Ansoff Matrix, Balanced Scorecard, GE matrix and dozens of others.) I offer technical and commercial advice in strategy, marketing and/or finance, to levels that surpass MBA standards. I can also write to the highest of standards:I provide a free (no-strings) consultation via Skype, a 100% confidential service and a 5-star guarantee (details upon request).  less

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    • $83.00 HOURLY RATE
    • 5.0
    • 252 HOURS
    • UNITED KINGDOM
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 0 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 5 TESTS
  • Django Specialist and Senior Web Developer

    I love to develop in Django. I can define myself a Senior Programmer and a Technical Leader, specialized in projects that uses Python/Django as backend and Angular JS as frontend. The two frameworks connected through methodologies like RESTful calls … more

    I love to develop in Django. I can define myself a Senior Programmer and a Technical Leader, specialized in projects that uses Python/Django as backend and Angular JS as frontend. The two frameworks connected through methodologies like RESTful calls, Websocket (socket.io) or traditional HTML server side rendering. As corollary I have robust knowledge of Linux servers management and Python application environment deployment. My particular experience makes me capable of autonomous development on small projects plus a great integration skill with teams on larger ones. An in depth knowledge of all development problematics makes me a competent Project Manager and technical advisor. ✎ Languages & Frameworks - Python : Django - PHP: Yii ☉Databases - PostgreSQL - MySQL, - SQLite, - MongoDB ☺ Frontend - Javascript, JQuery, Angular.js - HTML, CSS - Twitter Bootstrap ♨ Servers - Amazon EC2 - Heroku - Linode - Gentoo - Ubuntu - Fedora Core  less

    django-framework scrapy-framework python web-scraping regular-expressions html5 jquery javascript seo postgresql mysql linux-system-administration crm xml xsl xslt google-adwords google-adsense italian translation-english-italian portuguese translation-portuguese-english 00 more less
    • $27.78 HOURLY RATE
    • 4.0
    • 1762 HOURS
    • BRAZIL
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 5 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 2 TESTS
  • UK Copywriter (SEO, Technical Content and Explainer Video Scripts)

    Copywriting for the web requires an understanding of SEO principles, the importance of unique content and a flair for engaging the visitor and encouraging sales. My copy covers all of these areas and because I have years of experience, we … more

    Copywriting for the web requires an understanding of SEO principles, the importance of unique content and a flair for engaging the visitor and encouraging sales. My copy covers all of these areas and because I have years of experience, we can get started right away. I've written for many companies across the world, but mostly small to medium businesses in the UK and US. I have also written for several UK household names. Whether you need copy for a local business website or you need a set of articles I would be delighted to help and I think you'll be very happy with the copy I produce.  less

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    • $44.44 HOURLY RATE
    • 4.9
    • 199 HOURS
    • UNITED KINGDOM
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 2 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 8 TESTS
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  • 6 years and 1,700+ hours of writing Business Plans and Pitch Decks

    Faisal has over 6 years of progressive experience in writing award-winning business plans, investor pitch books, marketing plans, new business development, business coaching, market research, industry analysis, branding, pricing, financial analysis, corporate accounting and management consulting fields. Please download three … more

    Faisal has over 6 years of progressive experience in writing award-winning business plans, investor pitch books, marketing plans, new business development, business coaching, market research, industry analysis, branding, pricing, financial analysis, corporate accounting and management consulting fields. Please download three business plan samples from the link given below: https://www.dropbox.com/s/f2bhj7fv7aa001n/Business%20Plan%20Samples.pdf A savvy business plan writer and financial analyst, Faisal have a varied background and experience in working with many small to large scale companies, including those that were soliciting more than $250 million start-up capital from potential investors. Business planning of Hyatt Place franchise (about $32 million project), Aloft Hotel franchise (about $39 million project), Master Planned Residential Community (about $250 million project), and Basketball Event Organizer (about $300 million project) are to name just a few successfully completed business planning projects. References will be provided upon request. At the beginning of 2012, Faisal combined his business acumen and vast experience and founded his own business plan writing firm, Aceplans. Being a business plan writer and project manager at Aceplans, he has worked with over 100 start-up companies. Most of them were from the US, Canada and Australia, and helped them in preparing business plans, business strategies, operational plans, marketing strategies, and financial projections. Faisal has been honored by the University of the Punjab as a distinguished alumnus in 2007. He has a Bachelor of Commerce degree, majoring in Financial Accounting, Cost Accounting, Business, Economics, and IT. I am looking forward to meeting you and discussing your startup business idea and needs. So what are you waiting for? Contact me today and let's start working on your business plan right away!  less

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    • $50.00 HOURLY RATE
    • 4.9
    • 1737 HOURS
    • PAKISTAN
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 21 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 18 TESTS
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  • Professional Video Production & Editing - Explainer Videos / Marketing

    I am a highly motivated, creative, and professional individual seeking to utilize my creative skills in multimedia development, web development, and graphic design. I have been a Provider and Buyer on oDesk for four years. In the Spring of 2009 … more

    I am a highly motivated, creative, and professional individual seeking to utilize my creative skills in multimedia development, web development, and graphic design. I have been a Provider and Buyer on oDesk for four years. In the Spring of 2009 I was hired by the oDesk Corporation to develop several video tutorials for the oDesk Learning Center (See: http://www.odesk.com/help/help/learning-center ). The positive feedback in my work history should attest my level of commitment to satisfying my clients' by providing not only a high-quality end product that meets or exceeds their needs, but a positive professional and enjoyable work experience. Over the last 10 years, I have supported myself through college, made a full-time career, and acquired a wealth of experience by employing my skills in the following: This is a full-time job for me and not just something I do "on the side". I have been interviewed and featured on oDesk because I was able to use my talents, skills, and experience to turn my freelance work into a full-time career. (Read story at: http://www.odesk.com/w/case_study_wichman ) :: Multimedia Production :: Video Editor & Producer, Product / Service Overview Videos, Demo Videos, eLearning Videos, Flash, ActionScript AS2 / AS3, Storyboards, Viral Videos, Intro's / Lead-In's, Camtasia, Tutorial Videos, Animation, Streaming Media, DVD Media, Audio Recording & Editing, Voiceovers :: Web Development :: Web Page / Template Design, CMS (Joomla, Wordpress, etc), Web Applications, Small Business & eCommerce, Databases :: Graphic Design :: Websites, Logo & Print Design, Illustration, Animation, Photo Editing & Optimization -Software Proficiencies- Adobe CS3 / CS4 (Photoshop, Premiere Pro, After Effects, Encore, Flash, Soundbooth, Dreamweaver, Illustrator, InDesign, Acrobat), Apple Final Cut Pro, Camtasia Studio 5, Sony Vegas Pro 8, Sony DVD Architect Pro, Adobe Audition 3.0, Adobe Media Encoder, ProTools, FL Studio, Logic Express, Garageband, Cool Edit Pro, Macromedia Fireworks, Microsoft Visual Studio.NET, Microsoft SQL Server, .NET SDK, 1.0 / 2.0 / 3.0, Microsoft (Publisher, PowerPoint, Visio) -Language Proficiencies- HTML/DHTML/CSS, JavaScript, PHP/MySQL, ASP, VB.NET, XML, ActionScript  less

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    • $37.00 HOURLY RATE
    • 4.9
    • 1153 HOURS
    • UNITED STATES
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 20 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 6 TESTS
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  • Dedicated Translator (English to Chinese/Japanese)

    Dear Clients I am a full-time trilingual(Chinese,Japanese,English) freelance translator and escort interpretor. With Mandarin Chinese as My native language, I obtained Japanese and English skills through over 10 years of full-time studying and 3 years of training … more

    Dear Clients I am a full-time trilingual(Chinese,Japanese,English) freelance translator and escort interpretor. With Mandarin Chinese as My native language, I obtained Japanese and English skills through over 10 years of full-time studying and 3 years of training in written and oral translation from Japanese to Chinese, and English to Chinese. I also contribute to a travel and nomadism blog called Tajolo, where I share stories about my experiences in freelance society and in location independence adventure. ""What can I do for you?"" 【1】 Comic book translation from English/Japanese to Chinese*** 【2】 App translation from English to Chinese/Japanese*** 【3】 Manual translation from English/Japanese to Chinese** 【4】 Financial and Medical article translation from English/Japanese to Chinese*** 【5】 Email translation from English/Japanese to Chinese and vice versa*** 【6】 Website contents translation from English/Japanese to Chinese** 【7】 Proofreading***(Chinese and Japanese) ※Listed above is what I have successfully accomplished so far and I am constantly self-improving to face up new challenges and opportunities with confidence and capability. ※ The symbol * indicates experience level,with*** being most experienced. ""Why should you entrust your valuable work to me?"" 【1】 I only take tasks that I can easily tackle. 【2】 I am efficient and responsive. 【3】 I charge reasonable prices. 【4】 I go the extra mile and don't move on until you approve my work. ""What more can I offer to get your jobs?"" I am willing to take a free translation test of up to 100 words for you to gauge my competence, so that you can be assured that I am the right freelancer for your important jobs. I look forward to being of service to you! All the best, Ling Kang  less

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    • $14.44 HOURLY RATE
    • 5.0
    • 52 HOURS
    • CHINA
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 2 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 3 TESTS
  • American Editor, Proofreader, Author

    A full-time American freelance editor and creative writer and one of oDesk's most sought after editors, I am skilled in both US and UK English styles. Highly professional and hard-working, I tackle every project as if it were my … more

    A full-time American freelance editor and creative writer and one of oDesk's most sought after editors, I am skilled in both US and UK English styles. Highly professional and hard-working, I tackle every project as if it were my own, and am scrupulous in finding flaws. I have structurally and technically edited, proofed, and indexed numerous books, fiction and nonfiction, for publishers around the world, and worked with authors to shape their work into publishable material, including doctoral theses and scientific/academic books and journal articles. (See my portfolio for links to a selection of these published works.) I use Chicago Manual of Style but can apply AP and other style guides if you so request. Currently working on a historical novel and a travel memoir; two of my short stories were recognized by Writer's Digest Magazine from among more than 19,000 competitors. Please review the hundreds of 5-star-rated comments on my work product from previous oDesk clients and my topnotch proficiency test scores; see my website at http://www.yourbesteditor.com for further information. Please be advised that rates for last-minute jobs and those requiring extended or off-hours are subject to negotiation. Thank you.  less

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    • $30.00 HOURLY RATE
    • 5.0
    • 2513 HOURS
    • FRANCE
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 35 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 12 TESTS
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