Rent A Coder Alert: If you are receiving an error that says: 'page not found', or 'system could not find the file specified' on this site, it is caused by a bug in your browser. Please click here to fix it. (To disable this alert, click here).

    How Software Gets Done  

(No Login on Secured Page)

Custom Software Buyers
Request new bids
Search Coders
My Account
My Buyer 'To Do' List
My bid requests
  My escrow account
My General Info
Help for Buyers
Articles for Buyers
FAQ for Buyers
Latest News

Custom Software Coders

Newest open work
Browse all work
Search all work
My Account
My Coder 'To Do' List
My bids
My General Info
  My credit account
Help for Coders
Articles for Coders
FAQ for Coders
Latest News


My account
My pipeline
My credit account
Help for Affiliates
Latest News
Newest Open Bid Requests.
Website Redesign
By kurtk on May 23
Max Bid: Open to fair suggestions

web page sports club
By mdelanders on May 23
Max Bid: Open to fair suggestions

Linux C programming (URGENT!!)
By AcidBurn on May 23
Max Bid: Open to fair suggestions

Logo, Splash, Screen Layout
By Kellog on May 23
Max Bid: $150

Content Management System
By dmillner on May 23
Max Bid: Open to fair suggestions

vb help
By innovate on May 23
Max Bid: Open to fair suggestions

Click here to put this ticker on your own site

Open Work Categories.
(154 open)
(59 open)
(75 open)
(9 open)
   SQL Server 
(63 open)
   Other DB 
(22 open)
Documentation / Tech Writing 
(21 open)
Data Entry 
(20 open)
Game Development 
(21 open)
Graphics / Art / Music 
(65 open)
(67 open)
     3d Animation 
(20 open)
   Art (Misc.) 
(24 open)
(17 open)
   3d Modeling 
(17 open)
Language Specific 
(117 open)
(65 open)
   ASP .NET 
(17 open)
(33 open)
   C++ / C 
(110 open)
   Carbon (Mac OS) 
(3 open)
   Cocoa / Obj-C 
(1 open)
   Cold Fusion 
(9 open)
(35 open)
(57 open)
(4 open)
(39 open)
(89 open)
(24 open)
   Visual Basic 
(144 open)
   Visual Basic .Net 
(63 open)
(54 open)
(37 open)
(5 open)
(42 open)
(38 open)
   Network Design 
(10 open)
   Network Implementation 
(12 open)
(71 open)
(156 open)
     MS Exchange 
(3 open)
     MS Office 
(16 open)
(13 open)
(3 open)
   Internet Browser 
(42 open)
(56 open)
(29 open)
   Hand Held/PDA Programming 
(12 open)
(11 open)
(33 open)
Testing / Quality Assurance 
(16 open)
(174 open)
   Page Design 
(91 open)
(63 open)
   Web Services 
(78 open)
   Web (Other) 
(98 open)
(11 open)
   Computer Based 
(14 open)
Other Sites

Download the free Rent A Coder IE toolbar!
About Chris Hixon

Name:  Chris Hixon
(see 2 ratings)
  in Boulder, Colorado
United States

Seller / Coder Rating:  10 (Excellent)
Sign up date:  Oct 26, 2001 4:16:21 PM EDT
Last Logged In:  Feb 21, 2003 4:30:04 PM EDT
Jobs Started:  2
Jobs Completed:  2
Missed Status Report
Warnings Issued:
Arbitrations Lost:  (out of 0 Arbitrations)
What is arbitration?

  Post a new project exclusively for Chris Hixon
  Invite Chris Hixon to bid on one of my existing projects 
 post Send Chris Hixon a bonus

 post Add Chris Hixon to my custom list of favorite coders


Areas Of Expertise: 
Win32, Linux, C, C++, Perl, DirectSound, Game Programming


Chris Hixon
<A HREF=""></a>



To apply and expand my software engineering skills.


Software Engineer
VR-1, Boulder, Colorado, 1999 - 2000

  • Collaborated with engineers, musicians and artists in a team environment
  • Designed and implemented video game modules and in-house tools.
  • Concentrated on 2D/3D audio (Win32), and graphics (PSX).

Systems Administrator
UnixOps, University of Colorado, Boulder, Colorado, 1994 - 1998

  • Part of small group which provides systems support for over 400 UNIX based workstations.
  • Developed and maintained software for both internal and customer use.


University of Colorado, Boulder, Colorado, 1993 - 1998

  • BS Computer Science (two elective credits remaining)
  • Relevant Course Work: Senior Software Design Project, Algorithms, Data Structures, Programming Languages, Numerical Computation, Computer Organization, Microcomputer Architecture, Discrete Structures, CS Theory, Operating Systems, Computer Graphics, Digital Circuits.

Programming Languages:

  • C, C++, Perl, Unix Shell, Java, HTML, VRML, x86 Assembly, SQL.

Operating Systems, Packages, and API's:

  • Linux/Unix: gcc, gdb, autoconf, X11R6, Qt, OSS, TCP/IP, PostgreSQL.
  • Windows 9x/NT: Visual C++, Win32, MFC, DirectSound, A3D, EAX, OpenGL.
  • Sony PlayStation(PSX): PSX development tools, CodeWarrior.

Projects: (URL:<A HREF=""></a>)

  • Senior Software Design Project: Designed and implemented a web based virtual tour of the ITL lab at CU. Combined VRML, Perl CGI scripts, and Java to control the VRML world.
  • 3D Polygon Rendering Engine: Renders texture mapped polygons with lighting (X11 and SVGALib).
  • 2D Platform Game Engine: Implements sprites, collision detection, and a level editor (X11/SVGA).
  • Digital Audio Effects Processing System: Implements real time digital audio effects such as reverb, chorus, flange. Effects may be combined in parallel or in series for interesting effects.
  • Display of NOAA Weather Data from year 2000: Used PostgreSQL to store daily data from around 7000 weather stations. Created Perl CGI interface to query the database using SQL queries.


  • Creating electronic music, painting, and drawing.

References available upon request.

Rent A Coder Work History
All ratings and comments are the opinion of the poster and do not reflect the official view of Rent A Coder.

Rated For Rated By Rating Bid Amount Rated On
  messageboard nfinity 10
$50.00 November 14, 2001 1:32:15 AM EDT
  Very Professional, Excellent communication during project and Excellent work.
  Lex/Yacc assignment Ian3665 10
$20.00 November 2, 2001 7:09:55 PM EDT
  Excellent coder~~~~highly recommended~~~~~
Average:   10.00

Quick Search

 Advanced Search
Newest Open Work
Latest News



Rent A Coder upholds the rigorous business practices required to be both a BBB member and Square Trade vendor.
  • All customer issues addressed within 2 days
  • Openly disclosed pricing and return policies
  • Participation in mediation at buyer request
  • Superior selling track record
This site is verified through its parent company, Exhedra Solutions, Inc.

Rent A Coder Top Coders.

Rated a 9.98 on 99 jobs 
Anuj Gakhar
Rated a 9.98 on 92 jobs 
Rated a 9.97 on 144 jobs 
Rated a 9.82 on 76 jobs 
Andrei Remenchuk
Rated a 10 on 12 jobs 
Michael Sharp
Rated a 9.97 on 178 jobs 
Rated a 9.92 on 37 jobs 
Rated a 10 on 22 jobs 
Rated a 9.93 on 67 jobs 
Rated a 10 on 109 jobs 

See all top coders...

(What makes a top coder?)

Top Exam Scorers
Rent A Coder is PayPal verified through its parent company, Exhedra Solutions, Inc.

Created in partnership with:


Affiliate Sites

Latest News | About Us | Kudos | Feedback/Contact    Affiliates | Advertise    Privacy | Legal

Copyright 2001, Exhedra Solutions, Inc. All rights reserved.
By using this site you agree to its Terms and Conditions.
"Rent A Coder" (tm), "Safe Project Escrow" (tm) and "How Software Gets Done" (tm)
are trademarks of Exhedra Solutions, Inc.