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About Schneider

Top Coder Competition Ranking
# 197 of 50,504

Raw Score Total: 14,602.00
Name:  Schneider
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  in Wellington, Wellington
New Zealand

Seller / Coder Rating:  9.8 (Excellent)
Sign up date:  Nov 16, 2001 5:24:43 PM EDT
Last Logged In:  Aug 7, 2003 7:18:18 PM EDT
Jobs Started:  6
Jobs Completed:  6
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Areas Of Expertise: 
  • C# and ASP.Net
  • Visual Basic, ASP, ADO
  • MS SQL, Oracle, IIS
  • C++, Smalltalk.

    <DIV style="BORDER-RIGHT: #99cc99 solid; PADDING-RIGHT: 8px; BORDER-TOP: #99cc99 solid; PADDING-LEFT: 8px; FONT-SIZE: 9pt; PADDING-BOTTOM: 8px; MARGIN: 10px; BORDER-LEFT: #99cc99 solid; TEXT-INDENT: 18px; LINE-HEIGHT: 120%; PADDING-TOP: 8px; BORDER-BOTTOM: #99cc99 solid; FONT-FAMILY: Verdana, Geneva, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; BACKGROUND-COLOR: #ccffcc; TEXT-ALIGN: justify">Richard Schneider has been involved with computer engineering (both hardware and software) since 1972. During these 30 years, he has mainly be associated with startup companies, except for a 3 year stint at Digital Equipment Corp. and 2 years at Telecom New Zealand Ltd.

    For the most of '80s, Richard was travelling extensively thoughout the USA and Europe. He was involved with engineering and software startup companies in the USA and Switzerland. In 1989 he moved to New Zealand and has not wanted to move again. His positions have included Analyst, Sr. Software Engineer, R&D Manager and Director of Research and Development.

    In 1992, he formed the company Jetstream to develop and market parallel processing software. In two years it was reborned as Paradigm Technology Ltd, which developed telecommunications software based on the previous work. The software is in use by major telecommunications companies around the world.

    In March 2000, Richard left Paradigm for a much needed break. At that time Paradigm had 45+ employees, offices in New Zealand, Australia and England, and revenues over 6 million.

    Richard is now contracting out his services for projects involving, C#, Visual Basic, ASP, MS SQL and other web related technologies.


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      Private auction for Schneider on 7/3/2003 7:55:11 AM Steve P 10
    $10.00 July 6, 2003 1:08:20 PM EDT
    Same day reply, that's pretty amazing considering the time zone difference. Do you sleep??

    Thank you Richard for the examples.
      Code to pull records with dates between... infomed None Given $5.00 July 18, 2002 8:43:10 PM EDT
      asp component to generate text effects QCC 10
    $550.00 December 17, 2001 11:02:22 AM EDT
      Schneider did a very good job on this component. Quick response to my questions. I would highly recommend using Schneider.
      COM+ needed for SQL database intensive programs blaster998 10
    $800.00 December 16, 2001 10:18:46 PM EDT
      Schneider is one of the best programmers I've come across. My site is in ASP, SQL Server and COM+...he is expert in each one of these areas. Don't trust your work to anyone else!! Email me if you need any further info...,
      Need active directory/NT domain interface (VB) JTIDev 9
    $75.00 November 30, 2001 3:41:32 PM EDT
      If you want a quick turnaround, you want Schneider!! He knows his stuff.

    Don't worry about my rating of 9. There is always something to aspire!
      Photo Resizing - Need Component for ASP site blaster998 10
    $50.00 November 28, 2001 7:00:21 PM EDT
      Schneider was very quick to respond and came through with GREAT coding on the COM component I needed. He was also very responsive to questions I had and came through BIG in the extra functionality I needed. I will definitely be inviting him to my future projects.
    Average:   9.80
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