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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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Ankit Baid

Ankit Baid

Web Designer (Wordpress), SAP PI Consultant

India - Tests: 2 - Portfolio: 8

From the time I was just 9 years old I have been working on computers. I have worked on Windows 3.1 to windows 8. During school days I had shown great interest in programming. That was the time i decided i would do an engineering degree in Computer Science. I have worked on HTML, VB 6.0, SQL,C++ , JAVA, UNIX, ProC, Oracle, Wordpress, HTML, CSS. I am Very Hard working and when i take up a work I complete it on time. I have developed many websites from childhood and working on website is my passion.

$7.00 /hr
0 hours

Murali Krishna A

Murali Krishna A

Oracle DBA

India - Tests: 1

Using my 7+ years’ relevant experience with advanced databases, I would be able to manage the databases of your organization effectively. Currently, associated as a Senior Oracle DBA . My experience includes: • Responsible for database management, installation, configuration and upgrading of Oracle software and related products. • Perform application tuning and performance monitoring. Committed to the Software/Database Development Cycle. • Perform backup and recovery duties using RMAN • Certified in Oracle 10g OCP, 11g OCP,10g RAC expert, 11g PT expert • Troubleshoot problems regarding databases, applications and development tools. • Familiar with Oracle RAC Architecture • Familiar with GoldenGate • Automatic Storage Management (ASM) • Instrumental in ensuring my skills is current and up to date by keeping pace with changes, new concepts and ideas. Provide advice and guidance to customers as well as resolving customer incidents.

$20.00 /hr
0 hours

S Shrestha

S Shrestha

Senior SysAdmin, Linux, Window, AWS, LAMP, Mysql, Wordpress Guru

Nepal - Tests: 15

Dear Sir i am experience sysadmin/Developer please don't invite me if your project is below $500 or $23 per hour. i am only interested in long term project. Over 15 years of SysAdmin / Web Hosting / Web Developer experience I believe that Communication, Deadline, Integrity and Commitment are vital to a project success. I have over 8 years of Expertise Designing UI, Coding WordPress and also developed and customised lot of PLUGINS, Themes, Widget, Feed, SEO, Cacheing and can also work with WordPress VIP Standard. I have also good knowledge of Genesis, Woo themes & ecommerce, Thesis, Canvas, PageLines DMS, Catalyst, Gantry, Elegant, Headway, iThemes, Themify, Seed etc framework. I code, customize and design a wide range of websites and software using Web 2.0 Strategist, HMTL , XHTML, JAVA SCRIPT, JQUERY, DHTML, AJAX, SEO, PERL, PHP MySQL , SMARTY, PHOTOSHOP, ILLUSTRATOR, JAVA 6, J2EE, Wordpress 3, JOOMLA, DURPAL, Magneto, Zen Cart, OS Commerce, vBulletin, SocialEngine 2 & 3, Clip-share etc My Expertise is Install, Optimise, Tuning , Hardening Security & Troubleshooting 1) Linux Server: Centos, Redhat, Ubuntu, Debain, Fedora, Freebsd, Sun Solaris, Vmware ESXI V4/5, Xen ,Virtualbox, OpenVZ with Bash/Perl scripting. 2) Amazon: AWS, S3, EC2, VPC, RDS, SQS, FPS, Simple DB, Load-Balance, Scaling, EBS, Route53 etc 3) VPS / Dedicated Servers Setup Secure Hardening Security : Godaddy, MediaTemple, Rackspace, Bluehost, Cloudfoundry etc. 4) Web / Application Server: Apache 2, PHP, suPHP, Python, Perl, Nginx, Lighthttpd, Tomcat 5/6/7, Oracle Application,IIS Server etc 5) Others: SSL Certificate, Bind DNS, Vsftpd/Proftpd FTP, Squid, GIT, CVS, SVN, OpenVpn, , Clustering, Load Balancing, Varnish, Memcache, eAccelators, Cloudflare, CFS, Fail2ban, (D)DoS Deflate, IPTABLES etc. 6) Database: MySql 4.1/5/5.5/6 , Postgresql 8/9.1, MSSql, Oracle11g Setup, Secure, Tunning performance, Troubleshoot, Repair, Replication, Cluster etc. 7) Control Panels & Graph: Plesk 8-11.x, WHM 11.x, Webmin 1.x, ISPCONFIG, DirectAdmin, PhpMyAdmin , PhpPgAdmin, MRTG, Cacti, Nagious, NewRelic, Boundary etc. 8) Mail Server: Qmail, POSTFIX, Exim, Sendmail, Exchange Server 2005/2007, Squirrelmail, Horde, PHPlist 2.10.x 9) CMS: WordPress, Magneto, SugarCRM, Joomla, Drupal, Zencart, SocialEngine, Zen Cart, OS Commerce etc. 10) Backup Upgrade and Migrate Sites & Server: Wordpress, Durpal, Magneto, Joomla, Magento,PHP Mysql Sites, others Domain Name Server Setup, Domain Transfer with zero DownTime, Google Apps setup etc. 11) Clean Virus, Malware and Secure Servers and the Sites like WordPress,Durpal, Joomla, Magneto, PHP Mysql site, etc. 12) Windows Server 2003/2008R2 IIS, DNS, Active Directory, VPN, MS SQL 2005/2008, FTP, Plesk etc. You can see my experience details in my ODESK profile. If you need more about my experience please message me. Please feel free to contact me to discuss the project any time. I look forward to work with you in near future. Thank you, Regards, S Shrestha

Groups: Bluehost Developers and Designers

$27.78 /hr
869 hours

Marcel O.

Marcel O.

IT Consultant. IBM Certified

Brazil - Tests: 3 - Portfolio: 3

IBM Tivoli brand softwares: Workload Automation (Workload Scheduler/TWS), Workload Scheduler for Applications, Netcool Omnibus, Smart Cloud Monitoring (ITM), Integration Composer (ITIC), Smart Cloud Control Desk (Maximo SRM, ITSM), Maximo Asset Management, TAM E-SSO, Directory Server (TDS/ IBM LDAP). IBM WebSphere brand softwares: Operational and Decision Manager , SPSS, Integration Bus, WebSphere Application Server Web Servers: WebSphere 6/7, Weblogic 9/10, Tomcat 6/7. Web Development:XML, JSP, CSS, HTML Database: DB2 / Oracle / MySQL / PostgreSQL. OS: AIX, Windows XP/7/2k3, Red Hat, SuSe, Ubuntu Server/Desktop. Project: MS-Project, OpenProj, Atlassian, Visio. Dev Languages: Bash/ Shell Script IBM Tivoli TWS Specialist Certified. 4 IBM Certifications, provided upon request. Advanced English. Advanced Spanish. Fluent Portuguese Co-author of an IBM Redbook.

89% Job Success
$16.67 /hr
685 hours

Dnyanesh Kukade

Amdocs Clarify CRM Developer (Thick/Thin/Smart Client).

India - Tests: 1

• 4.6 years of experience in Analysis, Requirement gathering, Solution Design, Development and Application Support of CRM Clarify application with core experience in Solution Design and Implementation. • Extensive knowledge of CRM business specifically in CIM (customer integration manager), Support (work flow objects and life cycle ) and Sales modules . • Project Management – Estimating and Designing software requirements, Impact analysis, Application Development Life Cycle, Leadership activities, Client relations • Strong Functional and Implementation knowledge in Telecom, Inventory and Health Care domain. • Extensive hands-on experience of Clarify-Configuration, Integration, complex Parts order management and Clarify Administration. • Extensive hands-on experience of headless ordering process through B2B and Self-Care channel. • Extensively worked in Development & Maintenance of CRM Applications using Amdocs Clarify, Clear Basic, J2EE/Java and Oracle Technologies. • Good Understanding of Amdocs Clarify Architecture. • Extensively worked on Amdocs Clarify CRM (Classic Client v12.5, v13.1 and smart Client v8.1) as well as involved in Clarify CRM upgrade from v6.0 to 8.1 • Extensive Working Experience in Clear Support, Clear Sales, Clear call center, Polices and Customers, Clear Logistics and Product manager. • Working Knowledge in Clarify Tools Clear Basic, UI Editor, DD Editor and CB Exchange, DataEx, CBBatch and technology like J2EE, Oracle. • Strong experience in integrating with the other systems like TIBCO, SAP, Billing and CRBT. • Works on problems of complex scope, through extensive usage of standard concepts & principles. • Profound ability to be pleasant with others on the job and to display a good-natured, cooperative attitude.

$16.67 /hr
0 hours

Oscar Bass

Oscar Bass Agency Contractor

Senior UNIX System Engineer, LAMP, LEMP, Network Security, Cloud.

United States - Tests: 7 - Portfolio: 1

Expert UNIX system administrator and network engineer. Got a problem? I can solve it! For more than 15 years I have been the I.T. backbone and support for many online companies. I use the most up to date standards for any project I am involved in. I work extremely quick and efficiently. If you have a problem let me help you solve it. OS: Linux - Expert, FreeBSD - Expert, AIX - Expert, HP-UX - Expert, Macintosh OS/X - Expert, Windows Server - Proficient Cloud services: AWS, Rackspace, OpSource, Linode Web servers: Apache, Nginx, Tomcat Database servers: Mysql, Postgresql Monitoring: Nagios, Monit, Munin, Cacti Scripting: bash, perl, shell Virtualization: OpenVZ, Xen, SolusVM Mail servers: Postfix, Exim, Sendmail, Dovecot Control panels: cPanel, Plesk, Direct Admin, Webmin/Virtualmin, ISPconfig, OpenPanel Other: standard network services (DNS, DHCP, LDAP, Samba, SVN/Git, http proxy, jabber, backups, monitoring etc), firewalls (iptables, ipfw, pf)

Associated with: Bass Designs Agency

78% Job Success
$55.56 /hr
328 hours

Sergey S.

Sergey S.

11+ years experience in Linux/OpenSource/Networks/Security

Russia - Tests: 7

Expert in Linux, proficient in BSD, Windows, OS X Red Hat Certified Engineer (RHCE) System and software configuration, installation, optimization System and network administration and security Performance, metrics and monitoring Programming in perl, php, c, shell Packaging rpm and deb, Linux kernel customization Linux Live CD & Live USB creation Linux distributions customization And more...

100% Job Success
$22.22 /hr
1,538 hours

Devon Kurland

Devon Kurland

Linux System Administration Professional

United States - Tests: 3 - Portfolio: 1

With over 7 years of experience, I am prepared to tackle the most challenging requests in the wonderful realm of Linux and the web at large. I have experience not only with Linux, but also with Windows and Mac OS X. I also have a working knowledge of SQL, python, bash, and perl.

100% Job Success
$50.00 /hr
2,680 hours

Pavel Zindyaev

Pavel Zindyaev

DevOps / System Administrator

Russia - Tests: 8

Hi, I am Linux/Windows system administrator I have more than 10 years experience with things like: - Virtualization: VMWare ESX - Web Servers: Apache, Nginx - Database servers: MySQL, PostgreSQL - Optimization high-loaded web services based on Apache, Nginx, MySQL - Telephony: Asterisk, 3CX - Building High Availability systems: HA, drbd, haproxy, heartbeat - Network Administration: VPN, firewalls, building secure network architecture - Any kind of e-mail servers, DNS servers - Configuration management: Puppet, Chef - Windows Administration: Active Directory, MSSQL, Group Policies, Dynamics CRM - LDAP: OpenLDAP, ApacheDS - Continuous integration: maven, Jenkins/Hudson, TeamCity - Development: Java, Python

100% Job Success
$44.44 /hr
356 hours

Oleksandr N.

Oleksandr N.

Senior System Administrator, Migration and Security L3 engineer, SSD

Ukraine - 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).

100% Job Success
$32.88 /hr
1,521 hours