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“We stayed in contact throughout the week. There was never a big unveil at the end of the job; we meticulously planned each part of the process to stay on the same page.

- Sarah, Moonlight contractor

“We worked with the primary author of Staffjoy to get a scheduling integration running. The whole system was set up on Google Cloud in about a day.

- Lee, founder at Gingr

“We needed to move from Aptible to AWS, but had no idea how to do it. We found a HIPAA-specialized contractor on Moonlight, which otherwise would have been expensive and taken 2 months of interviewing.

- Brian, founder at HDP Health

“Moonlight is going to be written into our success story for sure. It’s helped us speed up areas of our platform in a crucial time without putting us off our roadmap in other places.

- Blake, Product Lead at Engine

“We stayed in contact throughout the week. There was never a big unveil at the end of the job; we meticulously planned each part of the process to stay on the same page.

- Sarah, Moonlight contractor

“We worked with the primary author of Staffjoy to get a scheduling integration running. The whole system was set up on Google Cloud in about a day.

- Lee, founder at Gingr

Featured Go developers

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Software engineer
Software engineer

Software engineer

Contract work Contract projects

7 years experience

$ 80.00 / hour

"Developer with a passion for Go."

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Co-founder, engineering at Moonlight

"I am building Moonlight while traveling full-time. I like Go, Kubernetes, Vue.js, Julia, optimization mathematics, Python, and distributed systems. I graduated from Washington University in St. Louis where I studied applied math and majored in Systems Engineering and Physics. My education continued at Y Combinator, where I was a Fellow in their inaugural class. I founded Staffjoy, a startup that used optimization math to manage workforce scheduling."

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Software and Systems Engineer

"Hi, my name is Rob! I am a Software and Systems Engineer with experience in - NodeJS - Golang - Java - Unix I also have experence in testing, building and shipping software, using - Docker - OpenStack - AWS - Ansible - Jenkins"

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Software Architect at Picatic

"Twenty years of experience in all stages of software development, expert in object orientation and design patterns. Worked on architecture, requirements analysis and gathering, modeling, coding, testing, deployment and management of software development projects."

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Software Engineer at Lean Startup

"I specialize in automated accounting systems but I have a lot experience in micro services backend architecture generally. I value code quality and thorough testing. I'm currently the backend engineer at a lean startup. Last November, I led the team that took second at Capital One's hackathon. I also advise my current company on UX. I'm pretty useful and easy to work with, if I do say so myself. I have 3 years of experience as a software engineer, 2 in information systems, and 6 in accounting. "

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Independent Software Consultant

"I specialize in helping solve problems, from a conceptual level down through any part of the technology stack."

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Lingusitics, Math, Artificial Intelligence, Web

"Developing intelligence strategies and data engineering for small/medium sized businesses. Creating deep learning models for computer vision, natural language processing, and logistics. Proven history of helping small companies grow quickly in marketing and travel. I focus on balancing new technologies with existing systems, well-established techniques, and proven architectures. Formally trained in linguistics and logic (Masters in Linguistics from University of Utah: focused on mathematical logic, theoretical linguistics, and computational linguistics. Currently pursuing a Masters in Computational Mathematics). I am experienced in developing products and building systems that can leverage current advances in knowledge automation. AI is not a product, it's an enhancement to an existing product."

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Senior Consultant at Red Hat, Inc.

"I specialize in helping clients with the deployment and administration of container orchestration technologies like Kubernetes and OpenShift"

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DevOps Cloud Architect and Software Engineer

"Senior Software Engineer with experience architecting and developing on web applications, mobile applications, distributed computing, virtualization, systems programming, and Unix/Linux environments."

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Focused hiring

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