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Shawn G.
$120/hr
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  • DevOps
  • Automation
  • Ansible
  • Amazon Web Services
  • Python
  • Docker
  • Ubuntu
  • Git
  • Jenkins
  • CI/CD
  • CI/CD Pipelines
  • Linux
  • Deployment Automation
  • Microsoft Azure

I am a technology expert with over 20 years of experience in providing secure, stable, and reliable computing infrastructure. My core passion is building from a blank canvas, to turn your project or product into a reality, whether it's a piece of automation or building a complete application infrastructure. I am also a "jack of all trades" administrator/engineer with experience in & exposure to a variety of industries and environments. This gives me a level of expertise that will provide you with a positive and thorough outcome to any project. My expertise includes many aspects of development, systems administration, and operations: -...

Maksym S.
$39/hr
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  • Database Administration
  • Network Administration
  • Web Service
  • Mail Server Implementation
  • Docker
  • SSL
  • DNS
  • Amazon Web Services
  • Security Management
  • Server
  • Cryptocurrency
  • CI/CD

Over 15 years of experience. IT consulting, infrastructure design, server setup and maintenance, networking, security audit, backup and recovery, monitoring, performance optimization, troubleshooting, automation tasks. Complex solutions and technical documentation. Any kind of hardware and software for Unix-like operating systems. Web, CI/CD, DB, Mail, DNS, cloud services, etc.

Sean J.
$40/hr
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  • System Administration
  • Scripting
  • Database Management
  • Amazon ECS
  • AWS Systems Manager
  • Docker
  • Terraform
  • DevOps

I have more than 10 yrs supporting Linux and related technologies in diverse IT environments. Senior System DevOps/Engineer with infrastructure operations team, project management, network design, deployment and support experience. Proven track record of building in system-level availability in order to reduce downtime across customer-facing and internal server systems hosted internally, at a datacenter, or in a public cloud environment.

James T.
$225/hr
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  • Windows Administration
  • Virtualization
  • Web Hosting
  • Email Design
  • Network Design
  • Network Security
  • Network Monitoring
  • Network Planning
  • Network Administration
  • System Installation & Upgrades
  • Network Engineering
  • Docker
  • NGINX
  • System Monitoring

Hey, I'm James. I've been a self-employed business network and server admin for 21+ years. I've worked with all flavors of Linux and Windows for some of the best businesses in the country. My average customer that I've worked with has been with me over 10 years. I specialize in analyzing current infrastructure and determining the needs of my clients then providing a written plan to correct any issues and protect the business systems from hackers and cryptolockers. In one of my recent projects, I consulted with a six billion dollar, publicly traded company to completely redesign their infrastructure to have redundant firewalls, VMWare...

Aleksandar C.
$40/hr
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  • Cisco Certified Network Associate
  • Cisco Router
  • Cisco IOS
  • Hardware Troubleshooting
  • Data Center Operations
  • Network Engineering
  • Cisco Certified Network Professional
  • Linux

I am an experienced Top-Rated-Plus Cisco certified Network Engineer. I can help you with any Cisco/Brocade (VPN, ASA, Meraki, Route, Switch), Ubiquiti, Sonicwall,MikroTik, Cisco Umbrella, Cisco ISE and Linux problem in your network.

Fernando Alfonso C.
$22/hr
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  • Docker
  • Bash Programming
  • Python
  • LDAP
  • MySQL
  • Heroku
  • Amazon ECS
  • DigitalOcean
  • Ceph

I have been working as a Linux System Administrator since the year 2000, obtaining solid knowledge in the world from open source. I have participated in the development and implementation of infrastructure Linux for final users. Develop tools for administration and process automation. Monitoring of infrastructure, error analysis and debugging. Installation and maintains of SMTP / POP / IMAP servers, HTTP Servers / Antispam, NFS / Samba, Mysql / Postgres databases. Create and migrate implementations with Docker containers and auto-deployment using Jenkins. Monitoring infrastructure with tools as: Nagios / Munin / Zabbix / Prometheus /...

Petar K.
$30/hr
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  • Plesk
  • SSL
  • Virtual Private Server
  • cPanel
  • Hardware Troubleshooting
  • MySQL
  • System Administration
  • Linux
  • Email Deliverability
  • Ubuntu
  • Firewall
  • Web Hosting

Linux Server Administrator with expert level experience with 1) Cloud servers setup ( setup new servers, migration of existing to cloud, migration from on cloud to another) 2) Setup application on servers, performance tuning of application & server (Apache, Nginx) 3) Security, server hardening, vulnerability resolutions 4) Working on unmanaged servers & Control panel servers ( WHM/CPanel, Direct Admin, Plesk panel, ispconfig) 5) Setup monitoring & backup servers (Nagios, Netdata, Prometheus, Check_MK, R1Soft, Borg) 6) Troubleshooting of Linux Servers issue, Mail servers, SSL installation, Other Linux installation and configuration....

Md. Ariful I.
$25/hr
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  • Amazon Web Services
  • WebHost Manager (WHM)
  • DigitalOcean
  • WordPress
  • Virtual Private Server
  • Docker
  • Ansible
  • Jenkins
  • System Installation & Upgrades
  • Website Security
  • Amazon EC2
  • WordPress Development
  • Containerization
  • System Administration

Welcome! I am a highly skilled and experienced professional in Server Management, WordPress site management, Troubleshooting, WordPress migration, and malware removal. With over 10 years of experience, I am dedicated to providing top quality support to ensure your satisfaction. My expertise includes Amazon Web Services, EC2, RDS, S3, Elastic Beanstalk, OpsWorks, ECS, EKS, Kubernetes, Docker, Jenkins, Ansible, Chef, Terraform, WordPress management, server migration services, and web hosting management tools like WHM and Plesk. I also have experience with AWS cost management. With my expertise, I can help make your infrastructure elegant and...

Aman K.
$20/hr
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  • Windows Administration
  • cPanel
  • DNS
  • Amazon EC2
  • Docker
  • DevOps
  • Jenkins
  • Kubernetes
  • MySQL
  • NGINX
  • Apache HTTP Server
  • PostgreSQL
  • CI/CD
  • Terraform

6+ yrs of Experience in IT. I have expertise with Linux and Window Administrations, Remote Server Administration. I am AWS certified. I am an experienced administrator of Linux and Windows solutions. My System admin experiences include system and server administration, troubleshooting, and security application. I am good at troubleshooting problems. I also have a strong analytical mind that would greatly benefit your organization. I have good experience in setting up Development and Production Environments, Good Knowledge of new Technology like DevOps: Kubernetes, Jenkins, Docker, Continuous Integration or Continuous Delivery (CI/CD)...

Jose M.
$50/hr
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  • Network Security
  • Network Administration
  • Linux
  • WordPress
  • Web Server
  • VoIP
  • OpenVPN
  • Squid
  • LDAP
  • WebRTC
  • Network Engineering
  • Iptables
  • Nagios Core
  • VPN

Hi Everyone, Im Jose Masdeu, and I have large experience on IT infrastructure and services implementation for systems migrations and reducing costs with Linux Operating System and open source solutions. I've implemented very large and complex systems and services, like: - Distributed Jitsi/jugasi/jibri Balanced and Docker for 5.000 users - Mail and webmail servers for more than 30.000 users - Complex Asterisk VoIP for more than 10.000 users and lots of R2 and SIP trunks - Large SQUID proxyes implementations (100 distributed servers) - PKI infrastructure implementing Electronic Signatures for legal documents (100.000 daily signs) - Large...

Nasir Z.
$45/hr
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  • PHP
  • FileMaker Pro
  • MySQL
  • Microsoft SQL Server
  • Database Optimization
  • System Administration
  • SQL Server Integration Services
  • DevOps
  • AWS Server Migration
  • Amazon Aurora
  • Performance Optimization
  • Apache HTTP Server
  • Amazon RDS
  • Database Programming

I am experienced in Database development, Performance Tuning, Database and System Administration, Webserver Administration, Database Warehousing and Business Intelligence. I have more then 8000 hours of Database Development, Webserver and System administration work online. Managed FileMaker, Oracle, MS SQL Server, MySQL, PostgreSQL databases on Windows and Linux platforms. My area of specialization is Performance Tuning and High Availability. I am Oracle Certified Professional OCP in both Development and Administration. Provided training on FileMaker, Oracle, MS SQL Server, MySQL and PostgreSQL development and administration. I am also...

Khalid A.
$33/hr
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  • PHP
  • Python
  • JavaScript
  • MySQL
  • Search Engine Optimization
  • Web Scraper
  • Flask
  • Node.js
  • Page Speed Optimization
  • WordPress
  • React
  • NGINX
  • DevOps
  • TypeScript

I'm an expert on PHP, Python, JavaScript, Node.js, TypeScript, HTML5, SQL, CSS3, Apache, NGINX, and Regular Expressions. Also, I have excellent experience in Linux, and I have helped many clients set up their own hosting, DNS, and mail servers. ● My area of expertise include, but not limited to the following: Laravel Framework ➖️ Node.js ➖️ Flask ➖️ Django ➖ OpenCart ➖ WordPress ➖ MySQL ➖ PostgreSQL ➖ MongoDB ➖ Go (Golang) ➖ Vue.js ➖ Express.js ➖ React ➖ Redux ➖ Jest ➖ jQuery ➖ Bootstrap ➖ Bulma ➖ Tailwind ➖ Responsive Web Design ➖ .htaccess ➖ RegEx ➖ DNS Management/Hosting ➖ Email Deliverability ➖ AWS ➖ JSON ➖ AJAX ➖ XML ➖ Markdown ➖...

Anar A.
$40/hr
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  • SQL
  • FreeSWITCH
  • 3CX
  • FreePBX
  • Network Engineering
  • Database Optimization
  • System Administration
  • VoIP Software
  • SMS Gateway
  • Session Initiation Protocol
  • OpenSIPS
  • MySQL Programming
  • Twilio API
  • VoIP Administration
  • Asterisk
  • VoIP

I am trying to get ahead here doing some jobs; I have 15+ years of expertise. Making good installations and debugging of VOIP Devices and OS, also Setting up IP PBX gateways such as Elastix, Asterisk, Freeswitch, FreePBX, VOS3000, A2Billing, ASTPP, 3CX, OpenVBX, and Kazoo, also SMS Systems Like PlaySMS, Jasmin, and Kannel. If you give me the job, I'll make it a success 100%! 3CX certified! I have a good knowledge of: PHP, MYSQL, HTML, CSS, WORDPRESS, JAVASCRIPT, VPN, CLOUD COMPUTING, UNIX/LINUX ADMINISTRATION, WINDOWS ADMINISTRATION, HOSTING SERVERS ADMINISTRATION, UBIQUITI, MIKROTIK, CISCO, Repair of the older tube TV :).

Stamatios K.
$20/hr
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  • MySQL
  • PHP
  • Asterisk
  • CSS
  • Perl
  • Varnish Cache
  • Git
  • GitLab
  • Snort

Very skilled Unix system administrator, with lot of experience in Linux ( Centos, Redhat, Fedora, Ubuntu, Debian, Gentoo, Slackware ), Solaris, xBSD ( FreeBSD, OpenBSD), vpn ( openswan - ipsec, openvpn, l2tp, pptp ), clustering ( LInux Virtual Server, Linux HA, vrrp, Solaris Cluster ), cloud computing, load balancing ( f5, haproxy ), VoIP ( asterisk ), databases ( MySQL, PostgreSQL), LDAP, web services ( Apache, Nginx, varnish ), security ( penetration testing, firewall policy design ), control panels ( CPanel, Plesk, Virtualmin, Ensim ), Virtualization ( VMWare Virtual infrastructure - VSphere, amazon EC2, KVM ), cleaning infected servers...

Pradhuman Singh S.
$30/hr
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  • DevOps
  • Kubernetes
  • Amazon Web Services
  • Git
  • Bitbucket
  • Docker
  • Jenkins
  • Google Cloud Platform
  • DigitalOcean
  • Amazon ECS
  • Azure
  • CI/CD
  • Terraform
  • Virtualization

- Red Hat Certified System Administrator and having 10+ year of experience in Linux | Windows | Cloud Services - I am full time freelancer and available 40+ Hours/Week - I can be available for 12-15 Hrs in a day as per project requirement and ready to work on long term full time projects as well. DevOps (Docker, Kubernetes, Jenkins, BitBucket, GIT, GitHub, GitLab, Terraform) Cloud Computing: (AWS, Google, Alibaba, Azure, Oracle Cloud, Digital Ocean) Linux Servers Management and Troubleshooting (RHEL, CentOs, Debian, Ubuntu) Web Servers: (Apache, Nginx) Virtualization: (Vmware, Openvz, Virtuozzo, Xen, KVM,proxmox) Monitoring Tool: (Nagios,...

Zaheer Ahmad K.
$26/hr
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  • Amazon Web Services
  • cPanel
  • WebHost Manager (WHM)
  • Web Hosting
  • Technical Support
  • Web Service
  • PHP
  • MySQL
  • WordPress

For over a decade, I have worked with more than a 100 clients and companies for their webhosting needs and solutions. I'm a certified RedHat with expertise in Linux based web hosting and system administration, Amazon AWS, EC2, CloudHosting, LAMP and LEMP stacks. I can also handle your VPS and dedicated server management tasks, including the installation, configuration and management of popular web control panels like cPanel/WHM, Plesk, Webmin/Virtualmin, ISPConfig and Direct Admin. I also have some experience in Drupal, Joomla & Wordpress CMSs alongside HTML, CSS & PHP. Below is the list of my expertise: Server Administration:-...

Aaron S.
$50/hr
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  • Unix Shell
  • Amazon EC2
  • Virtualization
  • FreeBSD
  • OpenBSD
  • Network Security
  • Iptables
  • Snort
  • Apache HTTP Server
  • System Administration
  • CentOS
  • System Monitoring
  • Linux
  • MySQL

AARON SUMMERS Independent Contractor April 2009 - Current • Provide remote Linux, networking, and application support for a variety of clients around the world. • Develop a custom SugarCRM, Xero Accounting, Concrete5 web store using PHP and MySQL. • Daily maintenance and security auditing of around 30 machines. • Build complex cloud based scalable solutions on Amazon EC2. • Scripting and automation of Linux based administration tasks using Perl and Bash. • Migration of web-servers from physical to cloud based solutions. • Provide end level support for certain clients. UNIX Engineer E Solutions Corporation March 2008 – April...

Robert Son H.
$20/hr
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  • Windows Administration
  • Network Administration
  • Network Security
  • Security Infrastructure
  • DNS
  • Google Cloud Platform
  • Network Monitoring
  • Email Security
  • DevOps
  • Proxmox VE
  • Amazon
  • VPN
  • Docker
  • Docker Swarm Mode

I've been working with IT for 11 years, initially working with computer maintenance, printers and small local network configuration. Later, I worked with remote and inloco support, basic and applied computer training for all ages. Nowadays, I am focused on servers, mostly Linux, but I support the Windows and AIX platform. I am also a network administrator, working from the physical layer to its final configuration and troubleshooting, on all network services.

Mykhailo K.
$100/hr
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  • Amazon Web Services
  • Amazon EC2
  • WordPress
  • Domain Migration
  • CentOS
  • cPanel
  • PrestaShop
  • Zen Cart
  • Malware
  • Linux
  • Ubuntu

No voice chat. AWS Expert - EC2, RDS, Load Balancing, Auto Scale, S3, Cloudfront, VPC, Route53, Workspaces, Workmail, Codedeploy, costs optimization. Microsoft Azure, Google Cloud - environment configuration, migrations, infrastructure analyzing and optimization. Cloudflare configuration. Server performance optimization - Apache, Nginx, Varnish, Mysql/MariaDB, php-fpm. Wordpress - performance optimization, security, migrations, malware clean up. Prestashop - AWS deployment, nginx configuration. Server and configuration optimization, security and speed up. Prestashop to WooCommerce migrations. Magento - security, migrations, environment...

Michael B.
$30/hr
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  • DevOps
  • Golang
  • Kubernetes
  • Docker
  • ELK Stack
  • Terraform
  • Ansible
  • CI/CD
  • Database Management

My primary experience is Systems Administration with linux where my major responsibilities include building and support infrastructure for sofware engineering teams in different locations. Work with cloud environment like Rackspace, Linode, Digital Ocean and AWS. Also experienced in Devops using tools like Docker, Ansible, Kubernetes, Vagrant, Terraform, Jenkins including buiding custom tools to automate CI using web technologies and scripting languages. Lead software engineering team to build products for both internal and external customers in multiple geographical locations building projects in various programming languages ranging...

Tahir R.
$50/hr
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  • Microsoft Azure
  • Windows PowerShell
  • Bash Programming
  • Amazon EC2
  • Perl
  • Mail Server Implementation
  • Backup Administration
  • Storage Area Network
  • Server Virtualization

I have extensive experience of working with huge enterprises (ISP, Telecom, Defence) and delivering operational support and enterprise scale projects with 100% success rate. My work experience is in the following areas. - System Administration (Windows, Linux, Solaris) - Enterprise Storages (SAN, NAS, DAS) - Enterprise Backup (Veeam, HP Data Protector, EMC Networker) - Disaster Recovery (VMware SRM, Storage replication) - Virtualization (VMware, Hyper-V) - Containers (Dockers, Kubernetes) - Public Cloud (AWS, Azure) - Devops (Ansible, Foreman, Puppet) - High Availability (Windows Cluster, Redhat Cluster, HP Service Guard) - Scripting...

Glenn W.
$90/hr
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  • Amazon Web Services
  • Python
  • Security Infrastructure
  • Cloud Computing
  • MySQL
  • Blockchain
  • Systems Engineering
  • WordPress
  • PostgreSQL
  • Linux
  • Ubuntu
  • CentOS

I'm a senior Linux Systems Engineer/Administrator with over 20 years of experience. I started my career as a software developer but switched to Linux engineering. I’m looking for medium to long-term clients that would like to have an expert systems engineer to manage and monitor their application stacks in AWS or elsewhere. These days it is about the power of small teams to implement big ideas, let me be part of your team. I am also very proficient at tracking down difficult issues and devising a solution as quickly as possible. I have experience managing and securing multiple Linux systems in a data center or in the cloud...

Breno R.
$30/hr
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  • Veeam
  • Windows Server
  • VMware Administration
  • Microsoft Hyper V
  • Network Monitoring
  • Firewall
  • Disaster Recovery
  • Backup Administration
  • AWS Systems Manager

Hello everyone, I'm a System Administrator with experience for 10 years providing top-quality IT Infrastructure support. My relevant skills are Operating Systems like Linux and Windows, Cloud Computing, Network, Virtualization, Firewall, Monitoring, Pen-test and Data Protection. I live in Brazil and I'm 31 years old. All the best, Breno

Denis V.
$30/hr
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  • Ubuntu
  • System Administration
  • Database Administration
  • CentOS
  • Debian
  • cPanel
  • Plesk
  • Apache Administration
  • MySQL
  • NGINX
  • Blockchain
  • PHP
  • Web Hosting
  • DevOps

✅ Top rated ✅ Ready to start working at your project right now! I am expert Linux Server Administrator & PHP, Python programmer having 15+ years experience and ready to work. I have extended experience in web hosting, cloud, cluster, blockchain technologies. -- You can see my general skills below -- * Blockchain platforms: Bitcoin, Tron (TRX, USDT), Ethereum (ETH, USDT, USDC), XRP (fullnode & API) * Optimization Google Pagespeed, Magento, Wordpress, ODOO, Mautic, Drupal, Joomla, Bitrix, Bitrix24 and other CMS; * OS’s: Debian, Ubuntu, CentOS, AlmaLinux, RedHat, CloudLinux, Gentoo, FreeBSD (administration, configuration, audit,...

Dan L.
$125/hr
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  • Splunk
  • Microsoft Windows Powershell
  • Security Engineering
  • Cybersecurity Management
  • Python

Built and manage a Splunk Architect Enterprise involving over 10000 endpoints. Built and Manage Linux Systems for multiple customers Creating uses cases for security analyst and operations using splunk knowledge objects and views per splunk best practices Creating efficient correlated search queries for both splunk enterprise alerts and Splunk Enterprise Security. Assisted customer on multiple occasions troubleshooting miscellaneous Splunk issues within their environment

Anton G.
$38/hr
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  • Network Administration
  • Windows Administration
  • Amazon Web Services
  • Database Administration
  • Bash
  • DevOps
  • Ansible
  • MySQL

Reliable and hardworking system/network administrator with tons of experience over my shoulders. Providing technical expertise for IT network building, implementation, optimization and upgrade Monitoring the network environment including Cisco managed switches and wireless controller routers, switches, firewalls, software applications Installation, configuration and maintenance of system network components (CentOS, AltLinux, FreeBSD, Windows Server 2012) Performing troubleshooting and diagnosis to hardware/software network failures, and providing solutions. Providing administration support, installation, configuration and maintenance of...

Vitalij K.
$15/hr
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  • Apache HTTP Server
  • NGINX
  • SSL
  • Zabbix
  • DigitalOcean
  • PHP
  • cPanel
  • Ubuntu
  • Linux
  • Virtual Private Server
  • MySQL
  • Website Development
  • Network Administration
  • CentOS

Professional System Administrator: Building, Installing, Configure, Fix errors. Developer: PHP, MySQL. Experience: 5+ years. Business and Individual clients wellcome! -Yes, I am working quickly. -Yes, I will answer on any questions. -Yes, I will do it cheap

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How to Hire Top Linux System Administrators

How to hire Linux system administrators

Maintaining IT infrastructure is a lot of work. A Linux system administrator can make backups, implement updates, and build Linux servers for your organization.

So how do you hire Linux system administrators? What follows are some tips for finding top Linux system administrators on Upwork.

How to shortlist Linux system administration professionals

As you’re browsing available Linux system administration consultants, it can be helpful to develop a shortlist of the contractors you may want to interview. You can screen profiles on criteria such as:

  • Industry fit. You want a Linux system administrator who understands your industry so they can help you figure out how best to reach your target market.
  • Project experience. Screen candidate profiles for specific skills and experience (e.g., writing automation scripts with Ansible).
  • Feedback. Check reviews from past clients for glowing testimonials or red flags that can tell you what it’s like to work with a particular Linux system administrator.

How to write an effective Linux system administration job post

With a clear picture of your ideal Linux system administrator in mind, it’s time to write that job post. Although you don’t need a full job description as you would when hiring an employee, aim to provide enough detail for a contractor to know if they’re the right fit for the project.

An effective Linux system administration job post should include:

  • Scope of work: From database migrations to building agentless architectures, list all the deliverables you’ll need.
  • Project length: Your job post should indicate whether this is a smaller or larger project.
  • Background: If you prefer experience with certain server-side technologies or developer tools, mention this here.
  • Budget: Set a budget and note your preference for hourly rates vs. fixed-price contracts.

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LINUX SYSTEM ADMINISTRATORS FAQ

What is Linux system administration?

Linux is an open-source operating system (OS) that’s easier to secure, update, and maintain than closed-source offerings such as Windows. Because Linux is the most popular OS for servers, Linux system administrators have access to a lot of developer resources.

Here’s a quick overview of the skills you should look for in Linux system administration consultants:

  • Linux system administration
  • Linux distros (e.g., Ubuntu, Unix)
  • IT automation
  • Database technologies (e.g., MySQL, PostgreSQL)
  • Systems languages (e.g., C, C++, Golang)
  • Back-end languages (e.g., Java, PHP)
  • Application technology stacks such as LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, PHP)

Why hire Linux system administrators?

The trick to finding top Linux system administrators is to identify your needs. Are you switching from a cloud-based infrastructure to a physical IT infrastructure for the first time? Do you require an admin familiar with DevOps to implement continuous integration and a continuous delivery pipeline? The cost of your project will depend largely on your scope of work and the specific skills needed to bring your project to life.

How much does it cost to hire a Linux system administrator?

Rates can vary due to many factors, including expertise and experience, location, and market conditions.

  • An experienced Linux system administrator may command higher fees but also work faster, have more specialized areas of expertise, and deliver higher-quality work.
  • A contractor who is still in the process of building a client base may price their Linux system administration services more competitively.

Which one is right for you will depend on the specifics of your project.

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