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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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Minh N.

Minh N.

Server Admin/Linux/Unix/AWS Ec2/ Nginx /WordPress/Magento/Odoo

Vietnam - Tests: 7 - Portfolio: 18

I have been Server Admin and Web Developer for over 10 years, I worked with many top-rated websites all over the world. I am expert with LEMP and LAMP system, very good at speeding up servers and sites. For some personal reasons, I MOVED back to Vietnam. I am also working at Elance and Freelancer. If you need references, please don't hesitate to contact me. Security Portfolio: Hall of Fame: - Linux maintaince/troubleshooting (RHEL, Centos, Debian, Ubuntu, FreeBSD, gentoo, Mac OS X Server) - Windows Maintaince / Troubletshooting (Windows Server 2003-2012, Hyper-V, Lync, SharePoint Server 2010-2013) - Virtualization: (Vmware Esxi 5.x, Openvz, Virtuozzo, Xen, KVM, Vserver) - Cloud hosting (Amazon EC2, AWS, S3, RDS, simple Cache) - Networking (dhcp, DNS:powerdns/bind/named, vpn: openvpn/pptp, firewalls: iptables/ipfw, qos, proxies, tcpdump) - Web servers (apache, nginx, lighttpd, tomcat, ssl installation and troubleshooting) - Caching ( apc/xcache/memcached/varnish/nginx) - Load Balancer (Nginx/Haproxy/Hardware LB) - Mail servers (exim, postfix, qmail, antispam/ antivirus: clamav/spamassassin/amavis, courier, dovecot) - Bulk marketing (Dkim, spf, high speed/inboxing, interspire) - Automation (puppet, perl/shell/awk scripting) - Monitoring (nagios, zabbix, munin) - Hosting Control Panels (Cpanel/WHM, Plesk, Directadmin, ISPconfig..). - Mobile Application (Android / iOS / Windows Phone)

Groups: Bluehost Developers and Designers

91% Job Success
$33.33 /hr
1,997 hours

Gustavo Adolfo Conde Rivera

Gustavo Adolfo Conde Rivera

.NET/PHP/Phpfox Developer

Bolivia - Tests: 16 - Portfolio: 4

PHP5 Certification = C++ Certification = Joomla Certification =

Groups: PHPFox

71% Job Success
$16.67 /hr
4,080 hours

Alexandru V.

Alexandru V.

Senior Linux Administrator

Romania - Tests: 4 - Portfolio: 2

* Fully manage the installation, configuration and troubleshooting of Linux servers * Install and configure Web Servers and MySQL * Install and configure customer scripts and programs * Monitor performance to identify and resolve issues using a suite of systems and tools. * Troubleshoot and resolve network, system, hardware and software problems. * Achieve quick fixes and / or long-term solutions as needed. * Maintain 100% customer satisfaction through all available means.

100% Job Success
$20.00 /hr
129 hours

Mike Cottier

Mike Cottier


United States - Tests: 1 - Portfolio: 16

Over the past 12 plus years I have worked on many projects ranging from simple websites, to complete e-commerce solutions, custom search engines, graphic design, and more. My best abilities are in programming, mainly PHP, MySQL, JavaScript & jQuery, PSD to HTML conversion, and pretty much anything web development related. If you have a WordPress, or another CMS problem, I am a quick fixer on those :) My other expertise that may interest you are SEO, CMS/layout framework setup, landing page creation, video editing, or just message me and ask! Thanks for looking Sincerely, Michael Cottier

Groups: PHPFox

95% Job Success
$22.22 /hr
6,901 hours

Jay Vasdewani

Jay Vasdewani Agency Contractor

SEO/PHP Developer/Web Designer/

India - Tests: 4 - Portfolio: 28

I am veteran IOS & Android Developer with 7 years of experience. Attained MS degree from University of Minnesota. I have Registered company with 50+ best in class Executives and Programmers. We got 140+ satisfied clients worldwide and still counting. We're dealing with Desktop, Web and Mobile Application Development Our expertise Covers-Up every technologies. To name some, Android Studio, Objective C, Apple X-code, Swift, PHP-Cake PHP, Java, MVC, C#, WordPress, E-commerce, Magento, Joomla, Drup and many more. Contact Us and feel the class, we're happy to help you

Associated with: Quantum Technolabs Pvt. Ltd Agency

$16.67 /hr
28 hours

Abdul Sattar

Abdul Sattar Agency Contractor

Linux Server Administrator

Pakistan - Tests: 5 - Portfolio: 2

Over the last 4 years, I learned very techniques and useful things using MS. Office, Internet Research, Email- Marketing Software, 3-i Taxi Manager (GPS System) for Taxi Services. I have also good Command in MS. CRM, Corel Draw, Adobe Photoshop etc. I have worked with Inbound Call Center as CRO and CSO. Client handling, tasking switching, Customer Dealing, Making Complain regarding service and Register them into CRM also Maintain data in CRM. I have worked in Web Hosting and Email Marketing Company as Support Engineer. Responsibility: Sale / Support Chat , Ticket Resolution, Technical Problem Resolution, Server Management, Server Technical Issue Resolution etc...

Associated with: Star Tech, Sattar051

87% Job Success
$3.33 /hr
1,789 hours

Saurov R.

Saurov R. Agency Contractor

MBA|Web Development| Marketing| Proj Mgmt | Internet Mktg

India - Tests: 4

I have 5 years experience in Project Mgmt( Web Technologies ) , Marketing Strategy and Research , Search Engine Optimization , Internet Marketing. I have worked mostly in Fortune 100 companies. My objective, is to provide value to the customer. I have always belived in helping the my clients through my experience and though leadership . Working as a free lancer gives me the oppurtunity to work on various projects world wide and learn from them . I also try to bring together the Industry best practices to solution my clients Thanks, Saurov

Associated with: Uvalue Solutions Agency

$50.00 /hr
196 hours