This project has a main component, as well as a secondary component. Main component requires you to follow on from work done by a previous Freelancer, by adopting and improving on existing source code. Secondary component requires you to do a simple filing program.
Must have proficiency in:
3) Java PDF libraries, specifically PDFBox
We need you to adopt existing source code written by a previous Freelancer, and fix + add additional functionality over it.
INSTRUCTIONS ON HOW TO WIN THIS PROJECT
-First, you must study the Additional Project Brief and understand exactly what we want.
-Second, you must ask us questions of clarification; you must ask us good questions to clarify what we want. We doubt you fully understand what needs to be done merely by reading what we have written. Please request us to send you the original program.
-If you simply type “please hire me,” WE WILL NOT HIRE YOU. We want confidence that you are capable of solving problems. Mere technical skills are needed INSUFFICIENT. You must be able to read and follow our requests, communicate (in clear English), empathize, think (think from the perspective of the customer), ask good questions, in order to solve our problems.
I repeat: to win this project, you must:
1 Study the Additional Project Brief
2 Ask us questions of clarification, to give us confidence that you actually understand what we want
3 Ask us to send you the original program!
Summary of what current source code achieves:
It takes various kinds of pdfs (in different formats). It splits those pdfs by their bookmarks. It saves the split pdfs into various folder locations, based on different names in their bookmarks. See Additional Project Brief.
Summary of additional features we want to add:
1 Make the program compatible with Goldman Sachs reports
2 Make the program compatible with Merill Lynch reports
3 Matched files that don’t have a location, should be saved in designated “Output Location” folder
4 Progress Bar + what it is doing
5 Stop Split Button
6 Summary window of what was split
7 Renaming of original PDFs to “COMPLETED,” only when they have truly been completed
8 Updating CSV feature
9 Save to certain location if missing 3rd column
10 Save to certain location if missing 2nd column
11 Build a supplementary program
Summary of attachments:
- Company Data Pack - TEST LOCATIONS
- GS Report
- ML Report
- Additional Project Brief
- PDF Split By Bookmarks 2.0 program (you must ask us for it)
- Test Files (BP CS DB & Macq)
Should you win this project, you will be given the source code for the program, to enable you to start work.
10 freelancers are bidding on average $637 for this job
Dear Sir, please send me the source code of the application, PDF Split By Bookmarks 2.0, so that I can start working on this project. You will pay me only if you are satisfied of my work.