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  1. Katsumoto L.

    Katsumoto L.

    Penetration tester and security Expert, ITIL, OSCP certified

    Tunisia - Last active: 1 day ago - Tests: 3

    Since many years I have worked for a big International Financial group as Programmer and Penetration-Tester. I used to work as a Security Analyst for a French Security CERT (Computer Emergency Response Team). The last years I did a lot of Security Assessments of Web Applications. Based on my daily work I am experienced with all common attack vectors and mitigation techniques. I am very interested in Computer Security and ethical hacking. I have conducted Penetration-testing for a lot of clients (including Banque de France, AXA group, Quanthouse, cibtp paris, youdrive.fr etc..) . I have also managed Linux Server for years. I am a confirmed Programmer mastering scripting and advanced programming language (C,C++,python,Bash scripting, Ruby on Rails, Java,etc...).

    $23.00 /hr
    32 hours
    5.00
  2. Nathaniel Jennings

    Nathaniel Jennings

    Linux Administrator/Engineer

    United States - Last active: 17 days ago - Tests: 4 - Portfolio: 1

    Highly skilled general Linux Administration on all flavors, including Solaris and BSD. Thorough C/C++ System Programming understanding and experience, utilizing system calls directly to the Kernel.Can install and maintain existing installs including: RAID, SELinux, remotely manage (SSH), and utilize OpenSource OS's, including BASH Scripts, CRON jobs, custom written Kernel Modules, Python scripting for streamlining tasks, Apache administration, intranet design and implementation including NFS, software RAID, SFTP, fuse SSH drive mounting, KVM and UML optimization and installation including virtual networking (tuntap, iptables, TCPfowarding) iptables, OpenVPN, IPP2P, l7-filtering, server automation, Version Control, automated server creation. I am always willing to learn a new method or tool to complete any task desired of me. I have learned and fine tuned the most widely, in my opinion, needed tasks, but can not wait to have more experience using other technologies. Summary  Passionate autodidactic learner  Quick minded, and open to new methodologies  Attentive to detail  Methodological , precise worker  Highly motivated  Enthusiastic manual reader!  Truly enjoy troubleshooting and problem solving  Linux enthusiast  Open Source enthusiast  MAC OSX proficient  Microsoft functional (can figure out any problem with research) Education Bachelors of Electrical Engineering Tech DeVry Orlando, FL Audio Engineering ARTI Orlando, FL  Big Board installations, computer set up, audio engineering, audio work station design, synthesis, audio technologies, performance, live shows, studio design, acoustic design, digital sound design, Dolby Digital 7.1 design, digital audio theory, digital audio encoding, digital audio Plug-In design, audio software design  Linux Sound Design  Recording engineer  Mixing engineer  Mastering Engineer  Audio hardware Engineer  Logic Pro  Reason  Max/MSP  OSC  PureData Supervisor, Electrical Assistant  Worked for Contractor  Gathered and assessed inventory for job  Managed laborers  Quality Control  Industrial Electrical installations  Residential installations Jennings & Jennings, LLC.  Built Studio  Consumer Audio recording  Mix engineer  Plug-in Development  Composition  Professional music production

    $30.00 /hr
    1,668 hours
    4.03
  3. Anthony B.

    Anthony B.

    Technical Support

    Philippines - Last active: 8 days ago - Tests: 5 - Portfolio: 2

    Its been 12 years, and yet active as technical resource and primary point of contact for server and network administration. I have successfully implemented and migrated Databases (postgres, mysql, MS Sql 2005 & 2008), Setup windows Server (2000NT, 2003, 2008, 2012), and Unix/Linux as System Administrator. And as network administrator constructed structured cabling, deployed and manages switches (L2), routers from small to corporate offices, firewall like SonicWall 5060 & NSA 5000 series, and Cisco ASA 5510/5505. I am also knowledgeable in developing Web design using Dreamweaver, Html, Php and MySql.

    $17.78 /hr
    16 hours
    5.00
  4. Taeseer Ch

    Taeseer Ch

    cPanel, Parallel, SolusVM, OpenVZ, Linux/Windows, Sharepoint, Exchange

    Pakistan - Last active: 11 days ago - Tests: 1 - Portfolio: 11

    6 Years to experience in Linux/Windows Server Administration. My hands own experience includes: cPanel Parallel Plesk Panel OpenVZ Website Panel SolusVM XEN Spam Experts Spam Control Expert CudaMail Apache LAMP MySQL MS SQL Server Softaculous Cloud Flare Simlink Prevention Application Firewall DNS Management Active Directory Migration MS SQL Database Migration Linux/Windows IT Support Virtualization(Xen, OpenVZ, SolusVM, Hyper-V) SharePoint Administrator MS Exchange Qmail Mail Enable MySQL Clustering SSL As a professional I believe in quality of work rather then quantity, and try my best to satisfy client/customer.

    $12.00 /hr
    0 hours
    5.00
  5. Khushi M.

    Khushi M.

    System Administrator & Web Developer

    Pakistan - Last active: 1 day ago - Tests: 6 - Portfolio: 6

    I have expertise in following: • Enterprise NMS using Nagios, Centreon, OpenNMS, Zabbix, Munin, Cacti, Monitorix, Xymon administration & monitoring. • Installation, configuration, troubleshooting and management of Solaris Servers both with x86 and Sparc architectures. • Manage network in Linux environment. Install, configure and deploy (Linux Flavors. RED HAT, Centos, Debian, Ubuntu etc) • DTrace, Patch Management, Syslog, NTP, BART, Apache, Postfix, Dovecot, Squirrel Mail IPMP, SFTP, Firewall, Bash Scripting, Cronjob, Users account management. • OS Hardening, Security, Auditing, Patching on linux & solaris servers. • Web Server(apache,nginx), Tomcat, PHP, Phpmyadmin, Wordpress, Joomla, Java. • Database Server(MySQL Server), MySQL Master-Master & Master-Slave Replication. • Plan and implement data security by file permissions, back up and disaster recovery plans. • Troubleshoot networks, systems and applications to identify and correct malfunctioning and other operational difficulties. • Storage Area Network, NFS, iSCSI, DRBD • Resolve local network/system issues. • Configuration and set-up of all new server systems required internally for the company's activities • OS hardening and Patching • Backup, security management, user account management, e-mail systems including internet access, office systems and applications support. • Server backup using rsync • Perform daily system monitoring, verifying the integrity and availability of all hardware, server resources, systems and key processes, reviewing system and application logs, and verifying completion of scheduled jobs • Configuration and maintain the Remote Servers • Vulnerability scanning of Networks, Web Applications In addition to this experience, I have created a website http://tecdistro.com. The goal is to give the better solution and guide for system administrator to make the things easy. I also bring to the table strong computer proficiencies in Wordpress, MS Word, MS Excel and CRM database applications. I have developed a wide range of websites using HMTL, DHTML, PHP, and MySQL including sites for startup companies and small businesses. My core competency lies in complete end-end management of a new website development project, and I am seeking opportunities to build & configure websites from the ground up for you or your business.

    $10.00 /hr
    0 hours
    4.93
  6. Gaurav Kushwaha

    Gaurav Kushwaha Agency Contractor

    Expert System Administrator, Expert Programmer ( Java and scripting )

    India - Last active: 2 months ago - Tests: 10

    Over the last 5 yrs I am working in areas like J2EE, Linux and Windows system administration which includes WebServers ( Apache, IIS ), Mail Servers ( Postfix , Exchange ),LDAP, AD, DNS, MySQL, CMS ( Joomla, Drupal, WP, Magento), Asterisk, Nagios, SMS Gateway etc. I have done virtualization using HyperV, VmWare and VirtualBox. Also, I have also setup security for systems using vlans, IpTables, port blocking etc. In addition to above mentioned server systems, I have done migrations of websites from Linux to Windows and vice versa,and migrations of mail servers from postfix to exchange and exchange to office365 and vice versa. I have setup also backups ( both enterprise grade and with small scripts ). Till now I have worked on Labtech and Nagios to monitor and also to provide proactive maintenance to systems. I know programming as well, so I try not to do repetitive work and hence create scripts, which results in less errors and better productivity. I have knowledge of Java, Java script, Shell Scripting, php and SQL.

    Groups: Microsoft Certified Professionals

    Associated with: AKBSoftTech

    $8.33 /hr
    460 hours
    4.97
  7. Bhavin Jasani

    Bhavin Jasani

    Vibha Infosystems

    India - Last active: 08/05/2014 - Tests: 9 - Portfolio: 6

    I am experienced Programmer having 3+ years of IT Development.I provide expertise in search marketing solutions for business on a worldwide basis including website promotion, online advertising and search engine optimization techniques to improve its clients' positioning in the search engines.Also provide Web Development,Web Designing,Data Entry work.I will cater to the higher education market, including colleges, universities and professional educational institutions. I want to be more than expendable, one-off hired hand - my goal is to help you not only by implementing what you require of me, but also by providing advice, guidance, and best practices based on my wide experience. I'll understand your business needs and will always help to fulfill them - even if it requires more effort from me. I'd be happy to build a long-time relationship and became a valuable resource for all your development and software architecture needs.

    Groups: Corona Labs

    $14.44 /hr
    50 hours
    5.00
  8. Ramiro Sabastta

    Ramiro Sabastta

    Telecommunication and IT expert

    Argentina - Last active: 06/05/2014 - Tests: 2

    I have a vast experience in customer relationship and project leading. Lot of experience working in the telecommunications market, in project management and technichal area with knowledge and management of various communication protocols (ISUP, SIGTRAN, SIP, INAP, CAMEL, etc) and networking including IMS, NGN, 2G, 3G and WiMax technologies Specialties:asp, c, c + +, computer hardware, database administration, english, intelligent network, ip, linux, excel, windows, msc, multimedia, mysql, oracle, networking, operating systems, oracle, php, programming, protocols, proxy server, pstn, python, routers, shell scripting, smp, sms, solaris, spanish, sql, ss7, switches, system tandem, tcp/ip, technical support, telecommunications, training, translation, troubleshooting, unix, vbscript, visual basic, voip

    $27.78 /hr
    0 hours
    5.00