Hamza Shahid

Hamza Shahid

Video Compression/Decompression, Multimedia, Embedded, Linux & Windows

Rawalpindi, Pakistan



What's the difference

To work on cutting edge and challenging technologies and provide services in my field of expertise.

I have over 7 years of experience in embedded development, video compression/decompression technologies, application development for windows and linux.

Tools and technologies I am expert in include C/C++ programming language, C#, Microsoft Directshow.

I have also worked on embedded systems which include Xtensa based boards and Texas Instruments DM6467 based boards.

I have lots of experience i…


Work History & Feedback

JMVC video codec Modification and Implementation

63 hrs @ $16.67/hr
Earned $1,074
“Hamza is such a hard working person with focus and determination towards accomplishing any task given to him. He always mean it when he says it should be done,because it will be done. Happy working with him and will always hire again.”


Work on FFMPEG and VLC under Windows

Fixed Price $1,444
“Although the VLC part took more time than expected due to complexity, Hamza invested all the time required to complete the job. Professional attitude.”


Video Compressionist

25 hrs @ $16.67/hr
Earned $411
“did a nice job. i'll hire again”


Directshow Windows Media Filter

Fixed Price $700
“Excellent to work with. Worked until the job was completed, including extra hours. Completed a difficult task, that no other contractor was able to interview for. Great job!”


Utility to create m3u8 ts files from x264 (linux command line) for http adaptive streaming

52 hrs @ $22.22/hr
Earned $1,155
No feedback given


Develop a transcoding library based on libavcodec

474 hrs @ $22.22/hr
Earned $11,651
Job in progress

JMVC video codec Modification and Implementation

205 hrs @ $22.22/hr
Earned $4,544
Job in progress

Tests Taken
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U.S. English Basic Skills Test


oDesk Readiness Test for Independent Contractors and Company Managers