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Lei Zhang

Python/C++/Java/Web/Mobile Software Developer

Canada - Tests: 6

Over the past four years, I have been working in roles like mobile application programmer, security application developer, and J2EE web portal consultant for financial and engineering companies. I have solid design and programming skills in Java, Python and C++ with solid domain knowledge in application security and secure protocol design. In addition, I have also worked with a variety of mainstream web servers, databases and open source libraries in my previous projects. I am seeking opportunities to help create software that best suit you or your business needs with customer's satisfaction guaranteed.

$16.67 /hr
73 hours

Abdul Azeem Yaseen

Abdul Azeem Yaseen Agency Contractor

PHP/MySQL, C#/ASP.NET Developer, Project Manager & Server Admin

Pakistan - Tests: 7 - Portfolio: 4

Over the last 5 years, I have developed a wide range of Web Applications commercially using PHP/MySQL, ASP.NET (C#), Joomla, Wordpress, CodeIgniter, XML and Web Services. I have also Mobile Development Experience in S60 Symbian Platform and Server Administration. I have worked with Startups and Big businesses. My core competency lies in complete web development projects, and I am seeking challenges with achievable deadlines.

Associated with: Prolific Softwares

$16.67 /hr
0 hours

Hygor J L Cardoso

Hygor J L Cardoso

Linux SysAdmin

Brazil - Tests: 1

I am a Linux Sys Admin with extensive experience in support and installation of Linux servers and data centers for Infoplace. I have more than 7 years of experience in supporting companies in various segments, totaling approximately 200 servers installed. In this role, I was managing two teams, one with three people in Linux support and other with four people in microcomputers support. I was responsible for client relationships and worked directly with the small, medium and large companies support and critical servers. I have much experience with supporting and creating solutions for companies of all sizes, local and remote, with different distributions (CentOS, RedHat, Fedora, Scientific Linux, Ubuntu, Debian), in various environments and types of equipment. Now I'm living in Brazil, but when I have been in Los Angeles for 2 mounths for vacations, I saw a rising up city in my area, so I believe that a remote job would be the best option to start this process, that can soon live and work in los angeles and improve more my skills and contribute to improve for your company too.

$33.33 /hr
0 hours

Sun Dro

Sun Dro

Software engineering. Design, development and maintenance of software.

Georgia - Tests: 4 - Portfolio: 7

I have 5 years experience in Software engineering: Design, Development and Maintenance of software, 2 years experience in IP-TV software development and I also have a big experience in IT Security, Penetration Testing, Technical Support and Operating Systems (GNU/Linux, Windows) Administration/Architecture. Personal Blog: Services: - System Programming - Middleware Development - Desktop Application Development - Server-Side Application Development - Android Application Development - IT Security Research - Penetration Testing - Malware Analysis - IT Security Advisory - IT Infrastructure Consulting - Security Awareness Training - Operating Systems Administration

$10.67 /hr
0 hours

Daniel B.

Daniel B.

System Administrator, Security Auditor, Developer

Venezuela - Tests: 2

I'm computer science. I have worked with many projects related to administrative and logistic areas in companies in my country. I have a moderate experience in web development projects on the use of apache / php / mysql and extensive experience in the administration of servers (linux / microsoft) and database management. I also worked as a systems auditor in the area of ​​security. I hope to serve you in whatever you need. Best Regards

$12.00 /hr
0 hours

Fadi A.

Fadi A.

Sr. Linux Systems Administrator (RHCE, RHCSA, CEH, Security+, SSCP)

United States - Tests: 1

I am a GNU/Linux systems administrator with solid knowledge in networks and security fields. I worked in several enterprise projects and played several roles such as systems administration, applications integration, development and information security. I'm currently working with one of the biggest U.S online travel companies (Orbitz) Holding B.Sc degree in Computer Science and M.S degree in Computer Information Systems. I'm a Redhat Certified Engineer, with strong development and scripting skills (Python, Bash, SQL). Passionate about analyzing/fixing complex problems and automating administration tasks.

$30.00 /hr
0 hours

Dragan Saraginov

Dragan Saraginov

Experienced Linux and Windows system administrator

Macedonia - Tests: 2 - Portfolio: 1

Experienced Linux and Windows systems administrator with more than 7 years of experience in systems and network administration. Experienced in installing, configuring and maintaining IP PBX's (Asterisk based - Native asterisk, FreePBX, FlushPBX, Elastix etc...), VoIP telephony, vSphere ESXi environment, Linux and Windows operating systems - experienced in almost all flavours of Linux distributions, configuring routers, firewalls based on RouterOS, configuration and maintaining http, php, samba, proxy, mysql, directory server, cups servers, creating local repository for linux distributions etc...

$16.67 /hr
0 hours

Marifi M.

Network / IT / System


 Hands-on experience on network devices such as routers, switches, wireless access points, modems, voice over IP devices.  Able to plan, design, implement network designs based on customer needs.  Maintain network and ensure the availability most of the time.  Possesses a deep knowledge and experience in devices and networking protocols such as Cisco, Juniper, HP, Adtran, etc.  Expert knowledge of all aspects of TCP/IP  Proficient in routing protocols such as Static, RIPv2, EIGRP, OSPF, BGP.  Can implement and troubleshoot VLANs, VTP, L2 and L3 switching, STP, RSTP, 802.1q on switched networks.  Knowledgeable in WAN technologies (DSU/CSU, NAT/PAT, MPLS, Frame-Relays, ATM, Ethernet, HSSI).  Good understanding of network security, ACLs, Cisco IOS-based firewall and IPSec VPN technology.  Understanding of network analysis such as Wireshark, WAAS (WAN Accelerator) module, Riverbed, Visual.  Disconnection and reconnection of all hardware IT devices of large scale companies  Managed desktop, monitors, docks, cable management of HP, Dell, Toshiba  Installation of Windows Server 2012, Active Directory, Exchange Server 2013, Hyper-V  Installation of anti-virus Trend Micro, Malware bytes  Troubleshooting of Microsoft based computers  Working knowledge in Networking such as routing, switching, security and wireless access points  Knowledgeable in installing, configuring and troubleshooting Windows Server 2003, 2008, and 2012, AD, and Exchange  Working knowledge in troubleshooting Windows 7 problems and other MS based products  Hardworking and willing to work after office hours  Great communication skills  Can work under pressure and with minimal supervision Network Engineer L2 / Desktop Rollout Engineer (casual employment)  Install and configure routers and switches  Install and managed desktop/laptop such as Dell, HP, Toshiba, Apple  Responsible for cable management  Installation of network devices such as switches, wireless access points, etc  Racking and stacking of network devices  Implement RDP and all other needed software for the remote connections  Implements routing protocol (BGP, EIGRP, RIP, OSPF, static), path control, Qos, network management tools based on SLA and ensure the customer has connectivity to all of their sites via Verizon’s Private MPLS network  Installs customer premise equipment such as routers, switches, modems, access servers and network monitoring tools remotely  Install, configure, troubleshoot network device (such as routers, switches, wireless access points, VOIP devices, PABX, firewalls) to all head offices  Configure, troubleshoot network devices remotely for all branches  Inspect and conduct monthly inventory of all network devices (routers, switches, access points) to all head offices  Ensure the availability of network connections of all branches and head offices (with backup circuits)  Add all network devices to a Network Monitoring device (Solarwinds Orion, Nagios)  Responsible for giving ideas and implementing different projects for the network improvement of the company  Provide level 1 support for all the users’ problems with the hardware (printer, desktop, and other user devices)  Communicate with the user through phone, email and personally to isolate all technical issues they encounter such as application error, hardware problems, desktop support  Provides technical assistance to all users (desktop support, hardware problems)  Responsible for the billing statement of all the clients  Assist the AutoCAD Engineer in doing project designs CERTIFICATIONS and TRAININGS o Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA) o CCNP Routing and Switching o Linux Basics o Microsoft Basics

$27.78 /hr
0 hours