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Kenneth L. | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Dec 1, 2010

Kenneth L.

Making computing easier
   United States
  |   San Francisco, CA
  |  10:22 am Local Time

Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $20

I've extensive C++ experience and am currently dabbling in more niche languages such as Erlang. I've extensive experience in developing relatively robust server-client applications on both Windows and Linux platforms. I've some experience in developing web applications using Flash, JavaScript, Java, and Grails. I've a passing familiarity with 1990's era real-time simulation techniques. (One can't help but learn something about the topic after five years of working around such things.)

I'm a computer programmer who has been using Linux on my...

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Service Description

I can provide:
* Cross-platform C++ applications.
* Functional GUIs on top of most any application
* Networked applications
* Web development
* Help with configuration or operation of the Subversion RCS

I've been exposed to a great many tools and languages; here's a list of (self-assessed) skills:

Languages:
Expert: C, C++
Competent: Bash, Java, Javascript
Familiar: Perl, Python, Erlang, ActionScript, Groovy, Ruby, Lisp, SQL, Matlab, PHP, VBA

Tools:
Expert: FLTK 1.x, Subversion, Visual Studio (6 to 9.0)
Competent: FLTK 2.x, TCP/IP, OpenGL 1.5, Boost, Regular expressions, QT Creator, Eclipse
Familiar: OpenGL 2.x, GLSL, QT 4.x, Bonjour, Git, Awk, Sed, Make, CMake, Grails, Flex, Octave, Simulink, Doxygen, Bonjour, Microsoft Office (including Access and Visio)

Operating Systems:
Expert: Gentoo Linux
Competent: Windows 2000 to Windows 7, Sabayon, SuSE, and Fedora Linux
Familiar: BSD, Solaris

I spent five years at the Windows-centric software division of SPARTA, Inc. Here are some highlights from that time:

Designed and created ~10 OpenGL networked displays and controls for real-time simulators.
Ported ~3 million line codebase from Visual Studio 6 to VS7.1 with a five person team.
Ported ~40% of that codebase to Linux, three years later.
Converted ~30 Microsoft Visual SourceSafe 6 repositories to Subversion repositories.
Provided Subversion and TortoiseSVN training and support to Division staff.
Actively participated in committee that provided Division's and Primary...

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Employment

SPARTA, Inc.
Computer Programmer
2005 - 2010
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