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Post your Unix shell project on Upwork and find freelance Unix system administrators and programmers to manage your OS administration or Unix shell script writing or modification. These experienced freelancers can create a custom shell for your Unix operating system, coordinate the migration process of your projects between Unix systems, develop shell scripts to implement system security policies (like Firewall), or modify your OS kernel to implement new functions. They can also redirect input and output to and from your Unix system, manage your processes, or import your .sh Unix shell databases into MySQL databases.

A Unix shell is a command-line interpreter and programming language that provides system administrators with a user interface for Unix and Unix-like systems. On Upwork, the world’s largest online workplace, companies hire Unix shell scripting developers to manage their Unix shell scripting and Unix platform-based application support and maintenance.

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  1. Sabarinathan Raman

    Sabarinathan Raman

    Technical support/Project Management/Agile/Content Management

    India - Tests: 5

    I am an IT professional with varied areas of expertise. Skills include and not limited to: Scrum Master Windows & Desktop support Application Technical Support Shell Scripting VB Scripting, SQL server support & administration, Windows Administration, HTML, English - Tamil Translation Content Writing Technical Writing Proof Reading Communication & Soft skills training etc. Please feel free to ask for any further details about me.

    $11.11 /hr
    1,327 hours
  2. Bill Munn

    Bill Munn

    Technical Writer

    United Kingdom - Tests: 10 - Portfolio: 1

    I have over ten years of commercial experience as a Technical Author mainly working for software houses. I have been involved in producing a whole range of documentation: product overviews, installation guides, user guides, admin guides, release notes, and tutorials. I am also very experienced in creating online Help including HTMLHelp, WebHelp and context-sensitive Help. As far as documentation tools are concerned, I am very experienced in using Word, FrameMaker, Visio, PaintShopPro, SnagIt, and RoboHelp.

    $27.78 /hr
    190 hours
  3. April R.

    April R. Agency Contractor

    Illustrator / Project Manager / Toymaker

    Philippines - Tests: 5 - Portfolio: 24

    I can help entrepreneurs build and grow their businesses. My solid experience in the I.T. industry, paired with my creative skills, will definitely be an advantage to any company. I am also open to business partnerships. Please review my oDesk profile regarding my employment history and past projects.

    Associated with: Tala Marishka

    $13.33 /hr
    1,413 hours
  4. Jigar Shah

    Jigar Shah

    Senior Software Developer


    Hello, I am a senior software engineer in an MNC. And have over 5.5 years of experience in the work organisation developing softwares and testing them. I have very good exposure to telecommunication domain and networking domain. Presently i am working into automation. I have exposure to frameworks and have been actively in making various architecture for our new projects which have an intent to automate tasks. My core skills includes: Python, Django, PERL, shell, Unix, Linux, telecom, datacom, website development. Microsoft office tools.

    $8.00 /hr
    25 hours
  5. Carla Paton

    Carla Paton

    Profession Reader, Writer, and Database Guru

    United States - Tests: 4 - Portfolio: 19

    Leverage my years of experience in information technology, and my broad industry knowledge in software development, healthcare, mining, aerospace, and education for your Business to Business communications: case studies, white papers, articles, and much more. With my technical and education background, I am uniquely qualified to make complex concepts understandable and irresistible. My experience and education includes: • - Gaming Development Software Sales Copywriting • - User Interface Design Copywriting • 16 years’ experience as an Oracle Certified Professional Database Administrator and 10 years’ as a Microsoft Certified Professional SQL Server DBA • Masters of Applied Science in Computer Information Systems, University of Denver • PhD-c, Depth Psychology, Pacifica Graduate Institute • Masters of Art, Depth Psychology, Pacifica Graduate Institute • MFA in Creative Writing coursework, National University • MBA Certificate, Tulane • BA, Liberal Arts, Regis University • AAS, Computer Science, Denver Technical College • AA, Liberal Arts, Arapahoe Community College • Post-Secondary Colorado Career and Technical Teaching Credential: Computer Information Systems Online and classroom training experience • Graduate training in Web Design, Development, Marketing, and Project Management

    $60.00 /hr
    0 hours
  6. Nikola Vitanović

    Nikola Vitanović

    Programmer and system administrator

    Serbia - Tests: 8 - Portfolio: 7

    For the past 5 years I was developing web and desktop applications for variety of clients. Technologies that I use are C#, C++, Delphi for developing desktop applications, and for the web applications HTML5, CSS3, PHP5, MySQL, SQLite. I've also worked on projects that demand knowledge of electronics, and micro-controller programming (PIC, ATMega, Arduino). I've been working on a projects that needed experience in managing Linux and Windows server 2003/2008/2012 OSes, WAN, LAN networking, and hardware.

    $10.00 /hr
    0 hours
  7. Reinald Austin Tan

    Reinald Austin Tan

    Freelance Video Editor & IT Consultant

    Philippines - Tests: 6

    Freelance video editor with experience in making wedding and birthday slideshow AVPs, and also editing personal home videos and parodies for a personal YouTube channel with over 7 million total views Has been in the IT industry for more than 4 years. Experienced in RPM-based Linux servers administration, 1st and 2nd level Java application support, performance testing, and security testing.

    $11.11 /hr
    0 hours
  8. Wagner Duro

    Wagner Duro

    Cobol/SQL/DB2 Expertise


    Expert 30 years in development. conversion and introduction of systems, spacious experience as analyst of business and use of database. Management of Projects, to guarantee SLA, to define, to execute and to value results produced by the actions of communication during the project. To understand the current structure and objective of the transition of business / system. Analysis of Processes and Requisites. Good communication, training and capacitação of team, culture organizacional, co-ordination of multidisciplinal teams.

    $50.00 /hr
    0 hours