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  1. Luis fernando A.

    Luis fernando A.

    Linux Sysadmin and AWS Architect with huge web hosting experience

    Brazil - Tests: 5

    I'm a creative and hardworking Linux System Administrator and Amazon Web Services Architect and developer. I've been supporting and delivering IT solutions especially for web hosting companies and its set of open source software (Apache, PHP, RoR, MySQL, HAproxy, iptables, OpenVPN and much more) since 2005. I've also worked at IBM managing a farm of more than 1000 Linux and AIX servers as well as its proprietary middleware (DB2, IHS, WebSphere and others).

    $50.00 /hr
    39 hours
    4.97
  2. Daniel Z.

    Daniel Z.

    Highly skilled API integrator, PHP (ZF) Coder and Project Manager

    Poland - Tests: 7 - Portfolio: 6

    Goal: Project and develop high quality apps for your success. Profile: OOPHP & Zend coding, IT consulting and business analyst, project coordinator and manager, Other skills: Apache, Bind, SSH, bashscripting, Memcached, Github, Solaris, Oracle, MySQL, Radius, AD, expert knowlegde of many *ux and windows systems Advantage: Project and implementation of many web apps. Most of it projected and developed by myself using Zend Framework, Google API (youtube, gdata), social API (twitter, facebook). Some of it integrated with operating systems or AAA software (radius, ldap). Usually Design Patterns were used (like Template Method, Version of Control, DAO, Dependency Injection, Decorator and so on). Some application built upon a structure of web services (XML, REST, JSON), some using jQuery and AJAX. Tools and technologies: Apache, radius, bind, ldap, Zend Framework, XML, SOAP, Linux, Linux daemons, Memcached, Sockets, REST, JSON, Oracle, MSSQL, MySQL, Design patterns, MVC, SVN, BASH, PHPUnit, Xdebug, Unit testing, Google Youtube API, Google Gdata API, Google Maps API, Facebook API, PayU API

    $35.00 /hr
    1,834 hours
    4.98
  3. Roman Gorokhov

    Roman Gorokhov Agency Contractor

    Expert FreeBSD/Linux Administrator

    Spain - Tests: 6

    • 15+ year’s experience in the IT field. • Deadline conscious on all projects and assignments. Resolved IT related issues and concerns under strict deadlines. • Proactively implemented enterprise project deliverables at basic to intermediate levels. • Provided installation, configuration and maintenance of UNIX -based systems for different tasks: http, mail, ftp, dns, proxy, firewalls, smb, backup, web applications – from postfixadmin tо sugarcrm. BSD, Linux, Solaris, QNX. FreeBSD is my favorite. • FreeBSD Port contributor.

    Associated with: RazumIT

    $30.00 /hr
    129 hours
    4.85
  4. David Codesido

    David Codesido Agency Contractor

    Linux Systems Administrator

    Spain - Tests: 3

    Over more than 15 years I've been a GNU/Linux fanatic while I was studying my Computing Science Engineering career. After that I have worked for 8 years as a Systems administrator and DevOps for an IPTV company. During these years I've mastered on server side administration oriented to web services and web backends (Tomcat, Nginx, Apache, Postgresql, MySQL) and with Cloud oriented services (CDNs, High Availability, Clustering). As part of my job I also have knowledge of a whole set of tools on GNU/Linux for debugging networking and OS issues and both Bash and Python good programming and scripting skills. As a result of my career tesis and years on IPTV, I have a deep understanding on video technologies, transcoding and streaming. As a DevOps I have a good understanding on software design and testing, customer relationships and project managing which gives me a new angle on approaching projects on time phocusing on customer satisfaction and Quality Assurance.

    Associated with: Treitos

    $33.33 /hr
    211 hours
    5.00
  5. Panayotis Tsiamis

    Panayotis Tsiamis

    Senior Systems and Software Engineer

    Greece - Tests: 7 - Portfolio: 14

    Systems and Services Engineer, with 12+ years of working experience. Interested in researching, administrating, debugging, tuning and developing platforms running on UNIX like Operating Systems. Able to troubleshoot, identify and solve problems in software, network or kernel layer. Always willing to learn and experiment new technologies for creating high availliability platforms, that could described as "state of the art" or "cutting edge" technology. Specialties: • Unix Like Operating Systems Specialist (Solaris / Linux ). • TCP/IP Network technology • Very deep level of knowledge on Machines hardware and OS Kernels internals. • Troubleshoot/Tune/Debug; System Services, Operating Systems • Mail Services Expert, Qmail-Ldap Specialist. • Network: Cacti/MRTG, Nagios, Cisco Netflow • Databases: PostgreSQL / MySQL / Oracle / LDAP. • Programming: Perl, Ansi C, bash, awk, sed, php etc • Internet Services: mail, http, radius, ftp, ssh, irc etc.

    $30.00 /hr
    439 hours
    0.00
  6. Lou Golar

    Lou Golar

    IT Support

    United States - Tests: 2

    I am an IT support professional with a wide range of skills, including Windows, Linux and Macintosh desktop and server systems. I am also experienced with Oracle, MySQL and PostgreSQL database management systems. My goal is to find work providing customer IT support for desktop, as well as server systems. I have over 8 years experience as a Tech Support Rep/Analyst for a variety of software on various operating systems. I also have extensive call center experience, as well as field service.

    $13.33 /hr
    0 hours
    0.00
  7. Alfredo Solano

    Alfredo Solano

    Database and System Administrator

    United States - Tests: 2

    I am a seasoned database and system administrator with over 20 years of experience. If you're looking for simple stand alone programming or strategic enterprise implementations or anything in between, you've found the right person. I have developed and maintained various applications using Microsoft Access and VBA. I've been fortunate to take part in many enterprise level software implementations including Computerized Maintenance Management Systems (CMMS), Laboratory Information Management Systems (LIMS), Geographic Information Systems (GIS) using ESRI products, and PeopleSoft Systems (HR and FSCM). My part in these projects included both technical and project management duties. On the back end I sized, installed, and configured the UNIX (AIX, Solaris, and Linux) and Windows servers. I installed and configured the Oracle databases for these applications. Oh and of course, production maintenance for all the above is also included.

    $80.00 /hr
    1 hours
    0.00
  8. Diego Blanco

    Diego Blanco

    Linux Systems Administrator

    Spain - Tests: 7 - Portfolio: 3

    I'm an expert in GNU/Linux systems and other UNIX flavors. I have experience in CDN deployment, Cloud Computing, High Availability, Monitoring and Video Transcoding and Streaming. I've been working with GNU/Linux since I was 14, what makes more than 10 years of experience so I have a good background in its evolution, tools and administration. I also use to implement tools in shell script and python and I use to code my applications in python. In the last 6 years I've been working as systems administrator and Integrator for an IPTV company that offers streaming and web services. I directed projects regarding software distribution and upgrades automatization, product deployment architecture design and products monitorization. I co-designed and co-deployed the cloud computing platform for the company, its CDN with High Availability, its telephony system and other projects. I really like to learn new technologies, test its capabilities and see what can they do. I like to meet new people, work with them and share knowledge and opinions.

    $33.33 /hr
    716 hours
    4.92
  9. Roman T.

    Roman T. Agency Contractor

    UNIX and security expert, network and system administrator

    United States - Tests: 9 - Portfolio: 3

    I'm a problem solver with technical and managerial experience, based out of Los Angeles. I love solving complicated problems by building elegant solutions and seeing the impact it has on a business's growth. I've always been interested in the technological field, specifically in information security and automation, which has made a huge impact on my work experience. However, I recently found myself involved in start-ups and helping with management, risk assessment and developing business strategies. I offer the following key services: o Security Audit o Network and Systems Administrator Services o Information Security Services o IP-PBX and VoIP softswitchs: installation and maintenance o Software development: Web, desktop and server applications o Complex solutions for business-process automation Experience Platforms: Cisco (routers, switches and ASA), Huawei (L2&L3 routers and switches), MikroTik, Ubiquiti, OpenStack. OSs: UNIX (FreeBSD, OpenBSD, *BSD, Solaris), Linux (Debian, Ubuntu, Kali, Gentoo, Red Hat, SuSe, uLinux, ASP, Mandrake, Fedora Core), MikroTik's RouterOS, VRP (Huawei), Windows 95/98. Languages: C/C++, UNIX Shell Scripting (Bash, Shell, sed, awk), Delphi (Pascal), Perl, PHP, Python, SQL, T-SQL, Assembler (Intel and AT&T SysV/386 syntax), GTK+ applications, Erlang, HTML, CSS, JavaScript, JQuery, JSON, REST API, XML, XSLT, DTD. Databases Engines: PostgreSQL, MySQL, Oracle, SQLite, Mnesia, MS Access, Sybase, DB2. Networking: TCP/IP, ISO/OSI, IPv6, Ethernet, VLAN (dot1q), ARP, VRRP, CARP, MPLS L2, MPLS L3, STP, GVRP, PPPoE, VPN, PPTP, L2TP, IPSec, OpenVPN, SNMP, SSH, XMPP, SIP, h323, BGP, OSPF, RIP, IRC, AJAX, Netflow. Virtualization: OpenStack, XEN/Server, Qemu, VMWare, FreeBSD Jail, Chroot. CMS: WordPress, Bitrix, osCommerce, Joomla, RoundCube. Panels: CPanel, Plesk, ISPManager, Webmin.

    Associated with: IntLös

    $35.00 /hr
    313 hours
    4.87
  10. Sergey K.

    Sergey K.

    Sergey Kuznetsov

    Russia - Tests: 6

    Achievements: - CRM for Call Center of Cellular Communication company (UI+Oracle+TCP) ; - Realtime SMS antispam for Cellular Communication company (decision making C function); - Paging complex was used in several paging companies (software part); - 16-channels TV-security system was used in several banks (software part); - Automatic fingerprint recognition system (with co-authors). - Publications in English: image processing, artificial neural networks, fingerprint recognition (with co-authors). Last used instruments: - Windows - Delphi, VisualC, SQL Navigator; - Linux - gcc, sh, awk. In deep history - software development for DOS, Unix System V, Solaris, iRMX, CP/M.

    $30.00 /hr
    0 hours
    0.00