Joshua de Guzman


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Project Title

Freelancer Assistant

Description

Freelancer Assistant is a hackathon project developed during the Freelancer.com Global Hackathon for Q1—themed Hacarena 2019.



People’s Choice Award ($1000)

Role

Lead Product Engineer

Role Description

Responsible for leading a team of 4 engineers, including myself, where I spearheaded the development of the hackathon project. Provided a short training how to develop a Voice User Interface (VUI) app with my teammates, using Google Assistant API, DialogFlow and NodeJS. Suggested the tool ngrok so we could work independently on our local machine building the Freelancer API services whilst we train the conversational models simultaneously.

Company

Freelancer.com (ASX:FLN)

Company Description

Freelancer.com is the world's largest freelancing and crowdsourcing marketplace by number of users and projects. We connect over 41,246,664 employers and freelancers globally from over 247 countries, regions and territories. Through our marketplace, employers can hire freelancers to do work in areas such as software development, writing, data entry and design right through to engineering, the sciences, sales and marketing, accounting and legal services.

Project Year

2019

Technologies Google Assistant API DialogFlow Freelancer.com API Google Maps API Google Autocomplete API Google Cloud Platform NodeJS ExpressJS TypeScript ngrok.io Available on www.flassistant.com www.freelancer.com Google Play Store Apple Store Let me prepare a coffee