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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. Claudio D.

    Claudio D.

    Web Developer, IT Consultant

    Italy - Last active: 1 day ago - Tests: 6

    For the last 10 years I worked as web developer and Unix systems administrator for private, public and ecclesiastical entities. I have a solid knowledge of modern web technologies, document digitization and Unix shell scripting. I'm currently focused on the Dart programming language. As a Dart early adopter, I'm a long time community contributor and my contributions include writing articles, open-source projects, speaking at conferences and presenting episodes on Google Developers Live. On my GitHub account you can see open source projects I'm currently working on: https://github.com/claudiodangelis

    $60.00 /hr
    508 hours
    5.00
  2. Ilya N.

    Ilya N.

    System Administrator / DevOps

    Russia - Last active: 16 hours ago - Tests: 11

    12+ years of experience in administration of servers powered by the Linux and FreeBSD operating systems. Highly dedicated to success, a hard working person. Full time independent contractor during the last 4 years. * CentOS, Debian, RHEL, Ubuntu * AWS, Digital Ocean, Hetzner, Linode * Ansible * Apache, lighttpd, nginx, uWSGI * MySQL, MariaDB, PostgreSQL * Postfix, Dovecot, Postgrey, SpamAssassin, ClamAV, OpenDKIM * Docker, KVM, libvirt, LXC, OpenVZ, Vagrant, VirtualBox, Xen * BIND, NSD, PowerDNS * LVM, DRBD, Heartbeat, Keepalived * Quagga, Open vSwitch, iptables, ipfw, pf, bonding, bridging * StrongSwan, OpenVPN, Racoon * Sensu, New Relic, Nagios, Munin, SmokePing, Monit, Collectd * SAN: HP MSA, IBM DS * Backups: duplicity, rsnapshot, bacula * Python (Boto, Django, Scrapy), Ruby, shell, PHP * cPanel/WHM, WHMCS (designed and developed from scratch a registrar module for an unsupported domain registry)

    $50.00 /hr
    1,871 hours
    5.00
  3. Igor S.

    Igor S.

    Linux sysadmin, cloud deployments specialist

    Czech Republic - Last active: 16 hours ago - Tests: 9 - Portfolio: 1

    I would like to offer you my deep knowledge of servers hardware and software, which allows me to fine-tune servers according to their roles, and my ability to anticipate and solve problems in shortest time possible. No Windows please, Unices only, Linux preferrable. Lately my main point of interest has shifted to deploying and maintaining web projects in cloud environments. I am developing monitoring / management tool ( http://m-script.org ) and supporting existing installations, but I am very well familiar with all well known alternatives from both monitoring and cloud management side, so no problem to implement any of them. The point is, I know very well how it works. And how it doesn't, too :) I am interested in any system administration work, especially in cloud environments. The more challenging you setup is going to be, the better. Automated scalability, cross-clouds deployments, combination of traditional and dynamically scalable resources, DNS/Geo balancing - everything is possible, just let me know your needs.

    $40.00 /hr
    6,830 hours
    4.88
  4. Fabrizio R.

    Fabrizio R.

    Linux system administrator - AWS / EC2 and Rackspace specialist

    Italy - Last active: 16 hours ago - Tests: 10 - Portfolio: 1

    I am having more than 10 years of experience in Installing, configuring and administrating various type of *nix servers using various opensource and closed source software for various customer requirement in the industry. My major expert areas in summary:- #Cloud environment :- Amazon Web Services, VPS, Rackspace #Email deliverability: PowerMTA, Interspire #Operating Systems :- Redhat, CentOS, Ubuntu, Dabian, Gentoo, HP-UX, Aix, SunOS,. Windows workstations and Servers 2000, 2003, 2008 R2, etc., #TCP/IP networking :- Advanced ip routing, forwarding, filtering and firewall with Netfilter Iptables #servers :- Sendmail, Postfix, Dovecot, Courier IMAP, Squirrelmail, Roundcube, BIND, Apache, VSFTPD, DHCPD, Squid, Samba #Monitoring and remote admin :- Log analizing with Sarg,Monitoring serves with Nagios and icinga ,Remote desktop with FreeNX, Remote Admin SSh/Telenet #Scripting :- Bash scripting, Perl #Web and Database :- postgresql, MySQL, HTML #CMS: Drupal, Magento, Wordpress Thank you. Best Regards. Fabrizio

    $50.00 /hr
    1,359 hours
    4.91
  5. Don Beer

    Don Beer Agency Contractor

    19 yrs - Developer, Analyst, DBA, Sys Admin, Consultant, Security

    Canada - Last active: 16 hours ago - Tests: 8 - Portfolio: 4

    Over the past 19 years, I have developed Oracle database information systems using SQL, PL/SQL, Powerbuilder, VB and Unix scripts; developed websites using HTML, DHTML, XHTML, CSS, PHP, CodeIgniter, Ajax, Javascript, Java and MySQL; and worked as an Oracle DBA. My primary skills lie in Oracle and MySQL database design, application programming, and website development, and I am seeking opportunities to develop database applications and build websites. In addition, I have experience in Object-Oriented Design and Development, Systems Analysis and Design, data transformation (ETL) for application conversion projects, Quality Assurance, Business Continuity Planning, Server and Database Security and digital graphics using Photoshop and other graphics tools. I have also shared my knowledge in database management and design, network administration and design, quality assurance and website development as a college professor. I view the transfer of knowledge to buyers as an important part of projects in order to promote my clients continued success.

    Associated with: DBits Technology Services Agency

    $100.00 /hr
    6,279 hours
    4.88
  6. Daniel J.

    Daniel J.

    Senior Systems Administrator

    United States - Last active: 12/26/2014 - Tests: 4 - Portfolio: 1

    I am a Linux expert. I have been a linux user for 16 years and have used it professionally for 14 years. I was an early adopter of the Nginx web server and over the last 4 years I have been using it exclusively to manage high traffic web sites. I specialize in Linux security and have professional experience securing a web server using methods such-as but not limited to; chroot/jail environments, hardened kernel patches, and role-based access policies. I am an expert at tracking down even the most difficult of problems and most of my clients believe that I have a crystal ball under my desk. I am fluent in Python and PHP and can write everything from small scripts to automate tasks to a full blown command line application.

    $50.00 /hr
    29 hours
    5.00
  7. Luis fernando A.

    Luis fernando A.

    Linux Sysadmin and AWS Architect with huge web hosting experience

    Brazil - Last active: 2 months ago - 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
    24 hours
    5.00
  8. Roman I.

    Roman I.

    Mr

    Russia - Last active: 11/20/2012 - Tests: 6

    Excellent Linux/web developer and administrator 6+ years of Python/Django experience (working with Django since 0.91). Professional experience of client-side web development (HTML, CSS, JavaScript, JQuery). Focus on writing readable, maintainable and secure code. Hardcore DVCS user, Makefile and bash writer. 6+ years of Debian-based and RH-based Linux systems. Skills in administrating web- and mail-servers. Experienced Xen and KVM user. Focus on automation as many tasks as possible.

    $44.44 /hr
    88 hours
    5.00
  9. Jacques Atlas

    Jacques Atlas

    Perl, Ruby, Unix and Networking Expert

    South Africa - Last active: 2 months ago - Tests: 7

    Over 19 years of experience working for multinational telcos within their Internet Service Provider Divisions. 8 Years working in networking for a global ISP. Working for UUNET MCI WorldCom (Now Verizon) our network was provisioned, this enabled us to reduce network engineer mistakes, enforce best practices, automate cohesion between all systems. The solution was in house written in Perl, Bash and utilised best of breed open source solutions. Networking provisioning, graphing, monitoring and Router / Switch disaster recovery systems with a focus on automation of networking systems and tools to assist engineers. I am an experienced programmer in Perl, Ruby and Bash, coming from unix environment. I started using Perl in 1997 and continue to use it every day. I am passionate about all systems which add value to ones business, through smart work one can reduce operational express.

    $100.00 /hr
    726 hours
    5.00
  10. Goran M.

    Goran M.

    Linux Hacker, Python/Django developer and DevOps guru: http://meka.rs

    Serbia - Last active: 11 days ago - Tests: 8 - Portfolio: 4

    Hacking is my hobby and work. With 13 years of experience, I still find new and exciting stuff to play with, like GNU/Linux, Docker and DevOps for the last 9 years, and with Django/Python for the last 5. http://meka.rs/resume

    $55.56 /hr
    624 hours
    4.94