razvan coca – linux c++ developer

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1. FREELANCER INSIDES More interviews with freelancers on www.freelancermap.com... freelancermap.com Razvan Coca Linux C++ Developer 5/26/2015 info@freelancermap.com 2. I find a couple of hours of daily walking are a major productivity boost. Our todays interviewee Razvan Coca is a C++ Developer and has been in the freelancing business for six month now. Originally he started out as a Senior Researcher at The National Institute of Material Physics in Bucharest. After working as a Software Developer for a few years, he now enjoys the advantages of being a freelancer and puts all his productivity in implementing some of his own ideas and realizing his clients projects 5/26/2015 info@freelancermap.com 3. 1) First off, can you tell us a bit about yourself? My name is Razvan Coca. Im from Bucharest, Romania. I am a Linux C++ developer with a physics degree. I usually do networking and protocols-related jobs as a freelancer. I also do algorithm-related jobs and code for physics simulations. Ive been freelancing for 6 months. 5/26/2015 info@freelancermap.com 4. 2) If you would search for your profile on Google, which are the three keywords you would type in the search bar? My freelancer profile on Freelancermap can be found through searching for freelancermap linux c++. Other searches that would point towards me are: mql4py, sFSMlib, asio-codegen, xmm-sum 5/26/2015 info@freelancermap.com 5. 3) What was your inspiration and when did you actually decide to become a freelancer? The startup I was working for the last year went out of business. At the same time I had some ideas that I wanted to see working. Freelancing provided a flexible balance between implementing my ideas and work for a living. 5/26/2015 info@freelancermap.com 6. 4) What kind of services have your clients asked you to provide? My clients asked for Linux/Windows C/C++ code. Topics were: medical applications and protocols, kernel-level network configuration in Linux, physics code, data mining/classifiers, storage. 5/26/2015 info@freelancermap.com 7. 5) Do you use other freelancers or companies to provide skills that you dont possess? I didnt ask other freelancers to work for me yet. I might do so, when Ill have a product that is popular enough to need many features added quickly to it. 5/26/2015 info@freelancermap.com 8. 6) Now tell us, how do you find new clients that are interested in your services? I only used freelancing websites so far and Ive been contacted for help every now and then. 5/26/2015 info@freelancermap.com 9. 7) What about freelancermap.com? Can you tell us a little bit about your experience with our IT-network? Freelancermap has a clean/clear interface, and is full of jobs posted by serious clients. Not all of them are remote-work positions but jobs descriptions are very accurate and professional. 5/26/2015 info@freelancermap.com 10. 8) How do you set yourself apart from your competitors? What makes you special? I have a long work experience in telecom industry, a strong academic background, a keen interest in solving problems in a proper way and a bit of imagination. I still like math and it looks that I learn more of it every day. 5/26/2015 info@freelancermap.com 11. 9) What are the top three books, blogs or magazines you read to stay up to date in the IT-market? I enjoy reading DrDobbs Journal, checking isocpp.org site regularly, watching cppcon presentations or boostcon presentations. I try to learn from the best. 5/26/2015 info@freelancermap.com 12. 10) Freestyle! Is there anything you would like to tell our readers? I find a couple of hours of daily walking (with or without sunshine) are a major productivity boost. 5/26/2015 info@freelancermap.com 13. freelancermap.com Further freelancer interviews available on www.freelancermap.com/freelancer-insides Contact freelancermap.com Contact person: Doreen Schollmeier - International Affairs Mail: info@freelancermap.com Skype: doreen.schollmeier Phone: +49-911-37750286 facebook: www.facebook.com/freelancermapInternational Twitter: freelancer_INT 5/26/2015 info@freelancermap.com