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  1. Ahmed Sayed

    Ahmed Sayed

    Senior Linux Administrator / Virtualization /Asterisk / VoIP / cPanel

    Egypt - Last active: 1 day ago - Tests: 7 - Portfolio: 1

    I am a senior technical engineer who has 15 years IT experience in the following areas: Advanced Linux Cluster Administration Advanced Proxmox Cluster Administration Asterisk/Trixbox/Elastix/VoIP architect Advanced Knowledge of shell scripting Advanced Knowledge of Perl programming Network Administration Network Security (Penetration Testing) Server Auditing Technical Support Virtualization (mainly Parallels Virtuozzo/openVZ/ProxMox) Web hosting Control panels such as cPanel,Plesk,DirectAdmin Tweaking and Optimizing Apache for better performance Hardening PHP Data recovery

    $44.44 /hr
    7,097 hours
    5.00
  2. Anton T.

    Anton T.

    MODx Developer / PHP / MySQL / JS / Linux

    Russia - Last active: 9 days ago - Tests: 9 - Portfolio: 22

    MODx Revo/Evo developer. Over the last 9 years of working in web developing industry. I have experienced as team working (including team leader position) as well as independent freelancer. Now scope of my professional interests range from light-weight web sites to highload portals and startups. In recent years I'm developing sites mostly based on MODx CMS/CMF, but i also worked with other frameworks: Zend Framework, osCommerce, UMI.CMS, Bitrix, WordPress, Joomla and about 3-5 self-made nameless CMS. Also I have strong expirience in integration of 3rd party applications, payment systems API (Card gateways, PayPal, SMS gateways, WebMoney, Yandex.Money, RBK.Money, Money[at]Mail.ru, Qiwi), websites optimization (according to GTmetrix and Google Page Speed Test). In addition, I possess high-quality 2 years expertise in software and web testing. At your service!

    $33.33 /hr
    1,253 hours
    4.98
  3. Ivan Ershov

    Ivan Ershov

    Cloud Architect/Engineer/Devops / Linux Admin

    Russia - Last active: 6 hours ago - Tests: 11 - Portfolio: 2

    Over the last 10 years, I have been working as technical support engineer/team leader/infrastructure architect for the different companies with on-premise/cloud hosting. My competency lies in planning, development, deployment and setup of the environments from scratch, troubleshooting/support/improvement of existing production systems based on Linux/Unix with the focus on automation and high availability. Have a lot of experience in automation/monitoring/backup of different distributed environments with LAMP stack and other applications, different clustering, scalability and high-availability techniques. Operating systems: Debian/Ubuntu, Redhat(Fedora, RHEL, Centos), Suse, AmazonLinux Level of skill with Unix/Linux: RHCE MailServers: qmail, postfix, sendmail etc Databases: Postgresql, Oracle, Mysql, noSQL databases (Mongodb, Cassandra, Couchbase, Redis etc) Clustering: RHCS, terracotta, heartbeat, pacemaker, distributed balanced setups Programming, scripting languages: Bash, PL/SQL, Ruby Clouds: AWS/Tata/RackSpace/CloudStack/Openstack/Azure Automation: Chef/Puppet, RightScale, AWS Opsworks,CloudFormation etc Continuous integration/deployment: Docker, Atlassian tools, Jenkins, SVN/Git, Codebase etc. Loadbalancers/proxies: Clouds LBs, Haproxy, mod_jk, Squid, Apache, Nginx Application servers: tomcat, jetty, jboss, Apache, Nginx, different PHP-based servers Monitoring: Nagios, Zabbix, Newrelic, OMD etc English: fluent Availability: up to 30hrs/week

    $38.89 /hr
    1,774 hours
    4.96
  4. Ismet Dumlupinar

    Ismet Dumlupinar

    MCITP (System Administration), MCT, MCSA, MCSD: Web Applications

    Turkey - Last active: 1 day ago - Tests: 14 - Portfolio: 13

    Experienced System Specialist, MCSA/MCITP/MCSD. In-depth knowledge of business operations and Information Tecnology Systems, project management, enterprise system integrations and information security with over eight years with hands on experience as an Enterprise Administrator and Network Manager in Windows Server 2003 & Windows Server 2008 environments. Experience in hardware and software virtualization using VMware and Hyper-V and App-V. Practiced understanding Active Directory, Group Policies, NPS, NAP, Exchange, SQL Server, Dynamics CRM, ERP, PKI and DFS. Experience as a corporate Microsoft/Certification trainer at one of gold certified partners of Microsoft. Proficent in Server 2012 and 2008 (inc.Server Core edition), Hyper-V, switches and many other technologies. I have been highly involved in server virtualization for seven years and am proficient in both VMware and Microsoft Hyper-V. I am also providing consulting services for web applications. I am a member of DotNetNuke Corp Internationalization Team and I'm working to expand product features to fully support Turkish localization. I am always looking for new opportunities to develop my skills. Check my Microsoft Profile below: https://www.mcpvirtualbusinesscard.com/VBCServer/idumlupinar/profile

    Groups: Microsoft Certified Professionals

    $75.00 /hr
    2,380 hours
    4.90
  5. Kirill Reva

    Kirill Reva

    Web Developer

    Russia - Last active: 2 days ago - Tests: 8 - Portfolio: 2

    I have been building web applications for over 7 years now. I have a deep background in fundamental PHP5 (with MVC architecture), MySQL, HTML5, CSS3 and jQuery. I am currently focused on Laravel and Wordpress web application work, including building plugins and creating responsive design sites. My previous expertise includes Codeigniter, Yii framework, AJAX, PL/SQL, Oracle DB and Java. Even though I have no proven track record in developing Zend 2 - and Kohana-based sites, I am ready to deal with such projects as well. Regardless of the programming, I am passionate about providing first class results and excellent service. I love presenting the solution I feel is best for my clients and work with them to get them what they need. I am looking for interesting full-time, and ideally long-term projects to keep busy.

    Groups: Application Developers Alliance

    $33.33 /hr
    6,557 hours
    4.99
  6. Roman D.

    Roman D.

    Server Administrator, Virtualization, Networking - CISCO, Google Apps

    Romania - Last active: 7 days ago - Tests: 17 - Portfolio: 1

    My objective is to bring excellent client satisfaction, providing quality and professional work. I am an IT Engineer with bachelor degree. I'm also an experienced Linux Server Administrator, areas of my expertise are: *Google Apps Certified Deployment Specialist *Windows family Operating Systems (administration, configuration, audit, optimization) *Rights Management System for Active Directory (installing, configuring) *Linux - CentOS, RedHat, Debian, Ubuntu, Gentoo (administration, configuration, audit, optimization) *Webhosting Administration (cPanel, Plesk, DirectAdmin) *Amazon AWS setup using RightScale.com or Amazon tools *Apache (installation, configuration, optimization) *Network administration (CCNA certified) *MySQL (installation, configuration, optimization) *Subversion systems - SVN, Perforce (instalaltion, configuration) *Atlassian JAVA applications - Jira, Confluence, etc. (installing and configuring) *SMS Gateway (Kannel, PlaySMS) *Mail programs (Exim, Postfix, Qmail, dovecot, ssmtp) *Webprogramming knowledge: PHP, HTML, CSS, JavaScript *System Backup and Restore automatization *System Services Monitoring automatization *Virtualization (VMWare, VirtualBox, HyperVM, OpenVZ, Xen) *Shell Scripting *VPN systems, OpenVPN (installation and configuration) I can figure out fast the problem and find a solution for it. Languages that I speak: Russian and Romanian - native speaker; English - advanced level.

    Groups: Bluehost Developers and Designers, Caspio

    $35.00 /hr
    1,716 hours
    5.00
  7. Oleksandr N.

    Oleksandr N.

    Senior System Administrator, Migration and Security L3 engineer, SSD

    Ukraine - Last active: 1 day ago - Tests: 20 - Portfolio: 16

    YOUR POSITIVE FEEDBACK IS THE HIGHEST AWARD FOR ME ;) Will do my best to assist you in any questions and tasks you may have =) Here is some info about my experience. SUMMARY Specialties: Information Technology / Internet / IT Division / Computer security/ Internet Services / System Administration/ Webmaster Support / Web Analysis/ SEO / SEM / Internet Marketing Web hosting services (SSD hosting solutions) EXPERIENCE: d(-_-)b Linux/Windows system administrator, Operations team EuroVPS/WebDomSolutions January 2012 - May 2013 Greece, Athens Responsibilities: - Tickets; - System administration and monitoring. Theoretical and practical skills: - Operating Systems: RedHat/CentOS/Fedora, Debian/Ubuntu, FreeBSD, Windows Server 2003/2008; - Virtualization: Virtuozzo, OpenVZ, VMware, Onapp Xen, Apache CloudStack; - Setup/configuration: nagios, kayako, racktables, confluence, observium, nginx, php-fpm, liteSpeed, Apache CloudStack, Hostbill, WHMCS, redmine; - Control panels: Plesk, WHM Cpanel. - Database Administration: SQL Server, MySQL, MariaDB ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ <( -'.'- )> freelancer SEO freelance October 2010 - March 2012 (1 years 6 months) ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ o(^_^)o System Administrator / Techsupport Webintellects/Webhostgian/Jumpline/Webdomsolutions November 2010 - March 2012 (1 year 5 months) US, Ohio Responsibilities: - Live Chat support, Tickets; - System/Server/Control Panel administration; - Nagios monitoring; - Internet research and work with technical documentation. Operating Systems: * RedHat/CentOS,Fedora * Windows server 2003/2008 * VPS setup and configuration (Parallels Virtuozzo Containers); Advanced theoretical and practical skills in such areas: - Operating Systems: RedHat/CentOS/Fedora, Windows server 2003/2008; - Virtualization: VPS setup and configuration (Parallels Virtuozzo); - Security: Advanced knowledge of Linux security, Firewalls ( IPtables, CSF, APF, BFD, Fail2Ban), Encryption ( SSL), SSH, Host Security Auditing; - Software: Apache servers (versions 1.3.x/2.2), DNS (BIND 9), QMail, Sendmail, exim, LAMP, Plesk/Exim/Cpanel (installing/upgrading/maintaining), Drupal, Wordpress, Joomla, OsCommerce applications, Yum/RPM usage; - Database Administration: SQL Server 2003/2008, MySQL, MS access. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ b(^_^)d Internet Marketing Specialist || Web Analyst DCoM Soft, Inc. December 2009 – August 2010 (9 months) Responsibilities: - Internet Marketing strategy and tactics - Information architecture and Web site content planning - Research of partners - Internet Market Research - Research Usability Design - Online promotion of company's web-based products Skills: - Search Engine Optimisation (SEO) - Paid online Marketing / Pay per Click Management (PPC) - SEO Copywriting/Editing - Social Media Optimization and Marketing (SMO/SMM) - Experience running USA-targeted social Marketing - Writing press releases - Social networking (Twitter, Facebook, Google follow etc) - Google Products, AdWords/AdSense, Google Analytics, Webmaster tools, Google Merchant, etc. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ \(^_^)/ Customer Relations Representative || Advanced Technical Agent Ecommerce, Inc. May 2007 – October 2009 (2 years 6 months) Responsibilities: - Sales, billing and technical support in solving problems reported by clients; - Chat, helpdesk system, correspondence; - View, Adaptation, "repair" clients' sites; - Basic server/service diagnostic and reports to sysadmin department; - Internet research and work with technical documentation; - Work in team. Basic theoretical and practical skills in such areas: - Linux / Unix OS, Windows server 2000/2003, Windows XP/98; - Servers: Apache, bind, sendmail, ProFTP, MySQL, SQUID / SOCKS, MSSQL, Samba; - Easy coding: PHP, PERL / CGI, HTML, JavaScript, CF, ASP,. NET, C + +; - Widely used protocols (HTTP, HTTPS, SMTP, POP, IMAP, FTP (s), TCP / UDP, etc); - HSPHERE control panel (versions 2.3 and 3).

    $34.88 /hr
    1,309 hours
    5.00
  8. Andrey Germanov

    Andrey Germanov

    GNU/Linux all-round developer and integrator

    Russia - Last active: 1 day ago - Tests: 5 - Portfolio: 18

    I OFFER: 1. Development of new web applications and services 2. Improvement, refactoring and support of existing web applications and services 3. Integration of web applications to services: payment gateways, cryptocurrency services, social networks, authorisation and identification services, various databases, phone providers, etc using REST/JSON APIs. 4. Setup, install, support web applications and services on GNU/Linux based servers (real or virtual, as Amazon, Rackspace, CloudSigma). Integrate webservices to different client-server network infrastructures with databases, communication and collaboration tools. Setup secure Virtual Private Networks, data migration, replication and synchronisation. Fix different issues during support. I HAVE: 1. More than 15 years of experience in fields, described above. This experience resulted in invention of Client/Server integrated framework, which was developed from scratch (including all interface libraries, as an integrated window manager and event-driven subsystem). Also 2 patents were registered during this development. 2. Linux Professional Institute Certification (all 3 levels). 3. Zend Certified PHP Engineer certification. 4. Oracle Java Certified Associate Certification. 5. More than 40 less important certifications, related to various technologies. 6. Strong knowledge and practical experience in following fields: - Backend: PHP, Python, Java, HTTP (and this is not only words about HTTP, I developed portable HTTPS webserver and HTTP Proxy server). - Frontend: HTML, HTML5, CSS, XML (DOM, XSL, XPath, XML-based document formats: OpenXML XLSX, OpenDocument ODT), JavaScript (Jquery, Prototype.js, Bootstrap, ExtJS, Angular.js), AJAX/JSON. - Mobile and embedded development: PhoneGap (Apache Cordova), Android Development Tools, JQuery Mobile, Ionic Framework. Building iOS applications using XCode. - Databases: Memcached, MySQL, PostgreSQL, SQLite, IBM DB2, MongoDB, InfluxDB, including stored procedure and function programming, triggers and one/multi-master replication. - Frameworks: Phalcon, Kohana, Yii, Yii2, CodeIgniter, Laravel - ERP and CRM systems with web-interface: SalesForce, SugarCRM, Less Annoying CRM, integration with R3 SAP. - Various REST web-services: - Payment gateways: PayPal, INTERAC (Debitway,Moneris eSelect), Authorize net; - Authentication, Identity verification and fraud prevention: miiCard, MaxMind, Telesign, IdentityMind, Jumio NetVerify, 2 Factor Authentication (Google Authenticator, Authy); - Phone and SMS Gateways: Twilio, MRIM; - Financial Services: Yahoo Finance, RBC; - Remote storage: GoogleDrive, YandexDisk, BOX, DropBox; - Geolocation services: Google Maps, Google Maps autocomplete, GeoIP; - Social networks: Facebook, LinkedIn; - CryptoCurrency services: BlockChain, CoinBase, BitStamp, bitcoind - Google Apps (Google Documents, Google Sheets) - Mail servers and services: Postfix, Dovecot, Exim, Zimbra Collaboration Server, Mailchimp integration. - Spam prevention services: reCaptcha, funCaptcha, Securimage (and many other captchas), Askimet. Mail spam and intelligent processing: Mailscanner/Amavis+SpamAssassin, Cisco Reputation Mail spam Filtering Technologies (derived from IronPort, based on senderbase.org reputation network). - Server side: Everything related to my Linux Certifications and more. All my projects and sites hosted on my own physical servers, connected to secure VPN network. - Web servers: Apache, Nginx, Lighttpd - Collaboration tools: Git, GitHub, BitBucket, GitLab, BaseCamp, Trello, JIRA, Slack - Also, maybe I forgot something. Ask me, probably I know this too. I AM INTERESTED IN: 1. Long term relationships 2. Learning new things 3. Interesting tasks and projects I AM NOT INTERESTED IN: 1. Web-site layout and design tasks 2. Design themes and templates 3. Install, deploy and support any proprietary/patented software with any licensing limits. *** My oDesk profile and portfolio will show you the rest.

    $44.44 /hr
    2,876 hours
    4.97
  9. Vilen M.

    Vilen M.

    Senior Software Engineer

    Armenia - Last active: 18 days ago - Tests: 6 - Portfolio: 11

    An agile and ambitious software engineer with strong technical background who possesses self-discipline, hardworking, quick learning, good team spirit and honesty. My experience include web programming both front-end and back-end, development of interactive web application, desktop and mobile applications, use of modern technologies, databases and much more. In software development process I tend to maximize attention to details and efficiency. With help of proven frameworks, UML tools, diagrams, design patterns and SDLC concepts I keep enhanced control over development process and ensure that quality solutions meet business objectives.

    $35.00 /hr
    1,174 hours
    5.00
  10. Andres Montalban

    Andres Montalban Agency Contractor

    Cloud Architect / DevOps Engineer / Senior Linux Sysadmin / AWS

    Uruguay - Last active: 6 hours ago - Tests: 6 - Portfolio: 3

    Over the last 10 years I have worked with World Class IT Infrastructure configuring, deploying and maintaining routers/firewalls/servers all over the world using the most recent technologies. In the following list you will find my knowledge in the computer and network technologies: Linux servers and desktop administration Apache web servers running in Linux, Windows and Unix (FreeBSD/OpenBSD) Mail servers configuration/administration using qmail, Postfix and Exim Good experience with Cisco routers, switches and firewalls (PIX) DNS servers administration using BIND Control panels knowledge, Plesk, Cpanel, Virtualmin, H-Sphere OpenVPN client/servers configuration Untangle configuration/setup Asterisk setup/configuration using Asterisk source or using fully customized installations like Elastix Services and server monitoring using Zabbix, Nagios, BigBrother and Cacti Database servers using MySQL/MS SQL/PostgreSQL Windows 2000/2003 configuration/administration for AD purposes, Exchange Mail Servers, WWW/DB servers Samba deployments using LDAP backend to store user information Experience with Linux Clusters using Heartbeat and Linux Virtual Server NAS, iSCSI, SMB network storage knowledge. I have experience with FreeNAS and Openfiler Experience with IBM Bladecenter S using HS12 and HS21 servers, from build to put the servers in production using Gentoo/Samba/LDAP/GoSA and Asterisk for the HS12 OpenWRT installations and configuration using Routerboard/PCEngines embedded PCs pfSense configuration/customization I have installed Wordpress, SugarCRM, V-Tiger, OTRS, Zimbra, Roundcube, and many others open source software in production environments

    Associated with: Global IT Solutions Agency

    $44.44 /hr
    1,622 hours
    4.92