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Ian Daintith BEng 1st

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Flag of United Kingdom Warrington, United Kingdom
Member since July, 2011

Ian Daintith graduated with a First Class honours degree in Electronic Engineering in 1995 after winning an Institution of Electrical Engineers Undergraduate (IEE) sponsorship prize. Ian is an experienced software engineer with 16 years experience and mainly works either on real-time embedded applications using C and C++ or Microsoft platforms using VC++. He is based in Manchester in the UK. He has worked in sectors such as telco, mobile, automotive, mobile, wireless and utility. Skills include assembler, C, C++, Visual C++, TCP/IP, IPC, Messaging, multi-threading, Wireless, UI Development, Windows XP, 7, 8, Windows CE6, CE7, Arduino, Raspberry Pi, ARM, X86, PIC Ian is easy to work with and can be relied on to get the job done. A good communicator and uses Skype for project work. Based in Manchester in the UK, native English speaker.

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@iandaintith

  • 92%Jobs Completed
  • 100%On Budget
  • 100%On Time
  • 10%Repeat Hire Rate

Recent Exams

  • C 1 Top 13%
    85%
  • US English Level 1 Top 17%
    95%
  • UK English 1 Top 21%
    78%

Top Skills

  • Arduino
  • Electronics
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Embedded Software
  • Windows CE
  • C Programming
  • Software Architecture
  • C++ Programming
  • Telecommunications Engineering
  • Wireless
  • C# Programming
  • Windows Mobile
  • CRM
  • Software Testing
  • MySQL
  • GPS
  • LabVIEW
  • MVC
  • Assembly
  • RTOS
  • Remote Sensing
  • Agile Development
  • Debugging
  • x86/x64 Assembler
  • Digital Design
  • Software Development
  • Git

Recent Reviews

  • image of martindac Arduino Project to read/write to a DS2433 one-wire eeprom £30.00 GBP

    “Highly recommend Ian. Excellent project with good communication, quick execution and delivery and within timescale. Thank you Ian for going the extra mile and will certainly use you again. [03 December, 2014] Thank you Ian for a successful project, great communication, ethics and professionalism and really thank you for your support and going that extra mile. Would certainly use you again, I just wish there were more people like you!! Well done Ian and keep up the good work.”

    martindac Flag of United Kingdom 6 months ago.
    • Electronics
    • Hire me
    • Arduino
  • image of Superfluent Initial prototype for remote device to monitor pump activity, battery condition and high water alert $100.00 USD

    “Ian is extremely knowledgable and very helpful. He understood my initial concept and helped to refine the requirements for my Arduino project. I look forward to working with him again in the future.”

    Superfluent Flag of United Kingdom 10 months ago.
    • Electronics
    • Hire me
    • Arduino
    • Telecommunications Engineering
  • image of ttblue Digital I/O control for WinCE7 Board VS2008 £50.00 GBP

    “Ian is very knowledgeable and helpful, He went the extra mile to ensure the project was completed within time constraints and was well tested and documented. This is the second time I have hired him.”

    ttblue Flag of United Kingdom 1 year ago.
    • Engineering
    • Embedded Software
    • Windows CE
  • image of dkarlson read/write a DS2433 one-wire eeprom - Repost $500.00 USD

    “Everything as promised. Would hire again without hesitation.”

    dkarlson Flag of United States 1 year ago.
    • Hire me
    • Arduino
  • image of ttblue MFC C++ Windows CE project. £440.00 GBP

    “Polite, friendly, knowledgeable, quick .. enough about me.. No seriously Ian is the real deal ! Superb work ethic !”

    ttblue Flag of United Kingdom 1 year ago.
    • Software Architecture
    • Windows CE
    • C++ Programming
  • image of johnnybebad preliminary work for pir controlled media player £20.00 GBP

    “A honest, trustworthy freelancer. Easy to communicate with and very skilled in this department. Hope to deal with again very soon.”

    johnnybebad Flag of United Kingdom 1 year ago.
    • Electrical Engineering
    • PCB Layout

Experience

Embedded Software Development on variety of platforms and hardware

Oct 1995

1st Class Electronics Degree qualified software and firmware engineer with over 18 years experience of designing, developing, debugging, testing real-time software developed in assembly, C, C++, Visual C++ on a variety of platforms from PIC to X86 microprocessors, RTOS, PC, mobile phone platforms, Unix, Win32, QNX. Specialisms include hardware interfacing, wireless communications and DSP.

Education

1st Class BEng(Hons) Electronic Engineering

1992 - 1995 (3 years)

HNC Electronic and Electrical Engineering

1990 - 1992 (2 years)

Certifications

IEE Undergraduate Prize (1995)

Award given by the IEE for outstanding achievement by an undergraduate. One of fifteen awards granted each year in the United Kingdom.

Publications

Dragon's Den Successful Appearance

In September 2005 Ian co-founded Coin Metrics Limited and the unique SITEGuardianTM system which provided operators of Gaming, LBO and Casino operations with live, real-time information on the performance of console based gaming machines. Ian recognised that marketing and investment were crucial to accelerate business growth to this end, in October 2006, Ian successfully appeared on BBC2 Dragons Den TV show (Series 3 Episode 8). This performance attracted a record breaking investment offer from Deborah Mead

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  • UK English Qualified

    Pass the UK English Exam (Level 1)
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  • The Seeker

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  • Warren Buffet

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  • All Star

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  • The Speculator

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  • The Adventurer

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  • Pro-Profile

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  • US English Qualified

    Pass the US English Exam (Level 1)
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    Pass the US English Exam (Level 1)
  • The Verified

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  • Warren Buffet

    Complete a project worth over $1000 USD.
  • The Collector

    Reach a balance of 5,000 credits.
  • The Economist

    Complete 10 projects on budget.
  • Simply the Best

    Complete 5 or more projects, with a 95% completion rate.
  • Perfectionist

    Receive 5-star ratings in 90% of your completed projects (minimum 10 projects).
  • High Roller

    Complete a project worth over $500USD (or equivalent) on Freelancer.com.
  • Smart Money

    Create 10 Milestones.
  • All Star

    Receive a 5-star rating for a project.
  • Feedback Guru

    Receive 10 reviews
  • The Critic

    Post 10 Reviews.
  • Quick Pick

    Award your project within 24 hours of posting
  • The Giver

    Award your project to a Freelancer.
  • The Biller

    Create an hourly invoice.
  • UK English Qualified

    Pass the UK English Exam (Level 1)
  • UK English Qualified

    Pass the UK English Exam (Level 1)
  • The Seeker

    Bid on 20 projects.
  • The Perfectionist

    Edited a bid.
  • The Speculator

    Sponsor 1 bid.
  • The Adventurer

    Complete your first project.
  • Nine-to-Fiver

    Win a project and accept the offer.
  • Pro-Profile

    Complete your Profile 100%.
  • US English Qualified

    Pass the US English Exam (Level 1)
  • US English Qualified

    Pass the US English Exam (Level 1)
  • The Verified

    Verify your payment method