Imi Borbas

Imi Borbas

Ruby on Rails App Engineer

I am a highly experienced software engineer specialised in Ruby on Rails development. I have years of experience designing and building web-based systems, RESTful APIs, and integrating third-party services and data sources. Responsible for delivering high quality, well tested technical solutions, understanding the full software development life cycle.

$ 85

USD per hour


years experience


hours available weekly


hours worked


Contract work Contract projects
Contract work Full-time employment



Consultant Software Engineer at Obelisk Support

Working on a freelance job matching engine in the legal industry. Building high quality, maintainable technical solutions to the very tangible problems impacting the business on a day to day basis. Responsibilities include: - Designing APIs - Making architectural decisions - Reviewing existing solutions - Implementing automatic test suites - Improving code quality - Technical debt recovery - Solving a wide range of technical challenges

Contract Software Engineer at Wireless Logic

Building a market leading M2M SIM Management System. Designing and implementing solutions to a wide range of technical requirements across multiple platforms. Integrating proprietary, third-party APIs. Working remotely. Key responsibilities: - Understand, design, and extend complex systems - Guide a small team to achieve business goals on time - Assist the agile development process due to prior training and experience - Clearly articulate technical vision to team - Figure out missing requirement details based on sparse information

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Contract Backend Engineer at Wildom Ltd.

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Senior Developer at Ustream

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Software Developer at NetGRAL Corporation Ltd.

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Web and Desktop Applications Developer at Steery Technologies Ltd.

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