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Freelance Software Developers are self-employed professionals who develop and maintain computer programs for their clients. Usual activities highlighted on a Freelance Software Developer resume are writing code, reviewing existing software, making suggestions for improvement, testing products, writing user manuals, and making sure systems are running correctly. Based on our most successful example resumes for Freelance Software Developer, essential skills for this job are computer proficiency, coding expertise, business acumen, teamwork, analytical thinking, and problem-solving orientation. Formal education is not vital for those working as independent contractors, but most Freelance Software Developers hold a degree in information technology or software engineering.

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Freelance Software Developer

Responsible for creating Flash-based interactive Math and Reading software for students with difficulties in learning in a normal school setting.

  • Constructed lessons through AS3 and XML interfaces with the help of a core client framework as well as my own custom AS3 libraries and utilities.
  • Created reusable components and fun interactive games for lessons using AS3.
  • Applied Object Oriented principles to code to allow for lesson flexibility and expandability.
  • Helped in animation of characters, and lesson elements.
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BS
Media Arts And Animation
2

Freelance Software Developer

Designed and implemented web interfaces for dynamic pricing of fixed-income securities using HTML5, PHP, Javascript, and MySQL

  • Designed and implemented .NET interface for online trading platform
  • Created C++ hooks into Excel to incorporate trading analytics for traders who used Excel as their primary interface for modeling and booking trades
  • Designed multithreading algorithms to significantly decrease overnight reporting generation
Candidate Info
17
years in
workforce
6
years
at this job
BS
Computer Science, Summa Cum Laude, University Honors And Computer Science Honors Citations
MA
Master of Arts
3

Freelance Software Developer

Developed content management system with custom templates language (PHP, MySQL);

  • Developed content management system with XML-based database to store content and website structure and custom template language (PHP, DHTML, AJAX);
  • Designed and developed 30+ websites (HTML, XML, Photoshop, Flash (ActionScript).
  • Developed an engine for an online store and implemented it in two stores.
Candidate Info
15
years in
workforce
13
years
at this job
BS
Computer Science
MS
Computer Science
PhD
Computer Science
4

Freelance Software Developer

  • Architectured mobile sales, marketing, and analytics platform along with content management systems.
  • Engineered backend systems to maintain and support SaaS application that provided each client with an application/database server cluster.
  • Developed universal push notification platform for APNS (Apple) and GCM (Android) networks that featured user targeting, schedulable notifications, and reliable performance.
  • Constructed analytics platform to track API usage and user behavior with integration into an online dashboard.
Candidate Info
13
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BS
Electrical & Computer Engineering
MS
Electrical & Computer Engineering
5

Freelance Software Developer

Developed secure web and Android applications.

  • Full management of LAMP EC2 instances in Amazon AWS.
  • Managed traffic and designed and created MySQL databases for hundreds of concurrent users.
  • Implemented PayPal integration, including subscription services.
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
9
years
at this job
BS
Computer Science
6

Freelance Software Developer/support Provider

  • Designed and programmed software for Macintosh, Windows and Linux
  • Beta-tested pre-release application software
  • Provided 1-on-1 technical support via email and phone, and in person
  • Performed on-site software maintenance for end users
Candidate Info
10
years in
workforce
10
years
at this job
GED
GED
7

Freelance Software Developer

Created digital research projects with [company name]'s Health and Psychology departments.

  • Integrated extra hardware into the functionality of projects, such as heart rate monitors and Kinect.
  • Refactored old code to be more readable and manageable.
  • Implemented analytics systems to record data for research projects.
  • Worked with databases in order to speed up implementation of assets.
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
11
months
at this job
BA
Game Art And Production
Computer Science
8

Freelance Software Developer and Designer

  • Communicated with clients to deliver quality software projects and followed up with them to ensure that the customer was happy with the work.
  • Developed custom front-end HTML, CSS, Javascript & Wordpress websites.
  • Configured domain names and hosting through GoDaddy.com
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BS
Business Administration
9

Freelance Software Developer

  • Built Python/Flask/MySQL website for startup specialized in exchange of genetic stock.
  • Developed high-performance, shared memory image processing applications in Python and C++.
  • Invented a pure Python multiprocessing pipeline API (http://pypi.python.org/pypi/mpipe).
  • Wrote 99%-automated Python wrapper (using SWIG) of 200K lines of C++ physics library.
  • Developed video surveillance app in C++ and Python using Intel TBB, OpenCV and SQLAlchemy.
  • Developed interior architecture modeler and 3-D first-person simulator in Python using Panda3D.
  • Most of above codes available at http://vmlaker.github.io.
Candidate Info
25
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
10

Freelance Software Developer

Develop and Support the "Grievance Tracking System" utilizing C# and SQL Server.

  • Provide administration for the Windows 2008, SQL and FTP server.
  • Support the software and system for future upgrades.
  • Work closely with union President and Secretary to design the application to their specific need.
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
Computer Science Technology

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