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Gabrial Ventimiglia | (177) 411-0341 | Portland, ME



Freelance Software Engineer at Toptal, MEMay 2022 - Present

  • Wrote code that was used by millions of people.
  • Worked on a team that built a successful product.
  • Implemented features that increased user engagement.
  • Fixed bugs that improved stability and performance.
  • Made design decisions that simplified the user experience.

Freelance Software Developer at Fiverr, MESep 2019 - Apr 2022

  • Negotiated and created 20+ contracts with clients, including scope of work, timeline, and budget.
  • Led development on 5+ web applications from start to finish.
  • Actively participated in daily stand-ups, sprint planning/reviews, retrospectives for Agile team of 8 developers.
  • Wrote code that was used by 1 million+ users.
  • Gave a talk at a major industry conference on web application security.

Freelance Software Architect at Upwork, MEAug 2012 - Aug 2019

  • Successfully implemented a new software architecture for a client that increased performance by 30%.
  • Successfully completed the design and implementation of a complex financial software system on time and within budget.
  • Managed a team of 15 software engineers in the development of an enterprise level e-commerce application.
  • Developed numerous high-performance, real-time applications using C++ and Java.
  • Won “Best Architecture” award at annual companywide competition for most innovative and efficient design.


High School Diploma at Bangor High School, Bangor, MESep 2007 - May 2012

I've learned how to effectively communicate with others, how to manage my time, and how to work independently.


  • Writing
  • Editing
  • Proofreading
  • Researching
  • Fact-checking
  • Project management

Lahari Kirn | (923) 938-9857 | Lafayette, IN


I am a freelance professional with over 5 years of experience in the industry. I have worked with clients from all over the world and have helped them achieve their desired results. I am extremely passionate about my work and take pride in providing quality services to my clients. I am also very proactive and always keep up-to-date with the latest trends, so that I can provide the best possible service to my clients.


Freelance Software Engineer at Fivver, INMay 2022 - Present

  • Designed and implemented a new software system for tracking inventory that increased efficiency by 30%.
  • Led the development of a mobile app that was downloaded 100,000 times in its first month.
  • Negotiated with clients to increase rates by 20% while still maintaining a 97% satisfaction rating.
  • Wrote code for an e-commerce website that processed $1 million in sales in its first year.
  • Developed a reporting tool used by upper management to make data-driven decisions which saved the company $500,000 annually.
  • Created algorithm that decreased load time on site by 75%.

Freelance Associate Software Engineer at Upwork, INAug 2017 - Apr 2022

  • Led the development of a new software application that increased productivity by 30%.
  • Wrote code for an e-commerce website that processed $1 million in sales in its first month.
  • Developed a mobile app that was downloaded 100,000 times in its first week.
  • Implemented a new database system that reduced search times from minutes to seconds.
  • Created a user interface for an enterprise resource planning (ERP) system used by Fortune 500 companies.
  • Worked with clients to develop specifications for custom software applications and then coded those applications according to the client’s needs.


High School Diploma at Ben Davis High School, Indianapolis, INSep 2013 - May 2017

Some skills I've learned are time management, communication, and organization.


  • Writing
  • Editing
  • Proofreading
  • Researching
  • Project management
  • Time management