Developer needed to add features to an existing DVD/DVD-ROM player, take over the coding project on an ongoing basis (if possible, and clean up code (error handling, functions, etc.) and get the player ready for Localization for international usage. Covert current Skin DLL to ActiveX control or fix current Skin DLL code.
We have a development machine that is accessible via Remote Desktop if he/she is out of the Torrance, CA area. Needed immediately to complete current project prior to August 31st; maintenance and further development of new projects would be needed on an ongoing basis thereafter. Possible FULL TIME opportunities too.
A developer familiar with Skinning VB forms a PLUS!
1) Complete and fully-functional working program(s) in executable form as well as complete source code of all work done.
2) Deliverables must be in ready-to-run condition, as follows (depending on the nature of the deliverables):
a) For web sites or other server-side deliverables intended to only ever exist in one place in the Buyer's environment--Deliverables must be installed by the Seller in ready-to-run condition in the Buyer's environment.
b) For all others including desktop software or software the buyer intends to distribute: A software installation package that will install the software in ready-to-run condition on the platform(s) specified in this bid request.
3) All deliverables will be considered "work made for hire" under U.S. Copyright law. Buyer will receive exclusive and complete copyrights to all work purchased. (No GPL, GNU, 3rd party components, etc. unless all copyright ramifications are explained AND AGREED TO by the buyer on the site per the coder's Seller Legal Agreement).
OS's: Windows 98SE, ME, 2000, XP, XP MCE
DirectX: 8.1 or greater
Internet Explorer: 5.5 or greater
Future OS's: Linux, Apple OSX, DVD Player Set-top Box chip embedding.