Joshua de Guzman

Project Title

Freelancer Assistant


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

People’s Choice Award ($1000)


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 (ASX:FLN)

Company Description 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


Technologies Google Assistant API DialogFlow API Google Maps API Google Autocomplete API Google Cloud Platform NodeJS ExpressJS TypeScript Available on Google Play Store Apple Store Let me prepare a coffee