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  1. Mihail K.

    Mihail K.

    UNIX/Linux administrator

    Belarus - Tests: 5

    I love UNIX! I love one-line shell scripts! I work with Debian, RedHat, HP-UX. Little with OpenSolaris and FreeBSD. I have experience in creating and supporting monitoring systems based on Zabbix and Nagios (several tens of servers with different OS). I am well familiar with network protocols and tools for testing and troubleshooting (wireshark, tcpdump, nmap, traceroute, etc.). I have experience in creating secure VPN tunnels based on OpenVPN, IPSec, L2TP/IPSec, GRE and PPTP. I was installing and configuring lighttpd, apache httpd, nginx, exim4, dovecot, samba, OpenLDAP, etc. I have experience with creating mail servers used in hosting company for many customers. I was working with virtualization Xen, KVM, VMware. Have experience with cloud services like Amazon EC2. I have experience in installing and configuring Oracle 10g, 11g, PostgreSQL, MySQL.

    $16.67 /hr
    88 hours
    4.97
  2. Vitaliy Nogin

    Vitaliy Nogin

    Linux, Cisco administrator

    Ukraine - Tests: 1

    PROFESSIONAL EXPIRIENCE: EQUIPMENT: 1 Server hardware by IBM and HP, IBM-PC compatible. 2 CISCO switches and routers (800,1700,1800,2600,2800,3560,3600,3750,7200,etc series) 3 Intel switches. 4 Digital Super Hybrid Telephone Systems iDCS-500 and OfficeServ 7200 by Samsung 5 Zeroshell, 3Com, D-Link, Zyxel, MikroTik. OPERATING SYSTEMS: 1 UNIX, Linux, FreeBSD, Solaris 2 Microsoft Windows Server 2003/2008 NETWORK PROTOCOL: 1 HTTP, SNMP, SMTP, TELNET, FTP, SSH, SCP, SMB, NFS, DNS, NNTP, POP2/POP3, IMAP, UUCP, NIS, NFS, SOCKS5 etc. 2 SSL 3 RPC, NetBIOS 4 TCP, UDP, GRE 5 IP, BGP, OSPF, RIP, PPP, ICMP, ARP 6 Ethernet, X.25, Frame Relay, ISDN, MPLS, IEEE 802.11 PROGRAMMING LANGUAGES: Perl, bash, csh, awk, expect, PHP, Pascal, Delphi, C++, Visual Basic, HTML, Java

    $15.00 /hr
    0 hours
    4.91
  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
    212 hours
    5.00
  5. Fernando R.

    Fernando R.

    Ruby on Rails Developer with Strong Linux Background

    United States - Tests: 3 - Portfolio: 1

    Very proficient RoR Web developer with a strong Linux/Unix background. Located in Florida, USA I work on EST timezone, allowed to work legally in the USA, I can attend to meetings, receive and make calls worldwide, as my customer you will be provided with a direct line to contact me if necessary. Over 11 years of experience on the IT industry, mainly working for major 500 Fortune US companies such as Cisco Systems, LexisNexis, Sun microsystems and others. My focus is always to keep things as simple as possible and make stuff better. Relevant skills : - Ruby on Rails 3 - Authorize.net , Credit card systems - RSpec , Capybara ( Testing ) TDD - Memcache - C ANSI - Linux / Unix (Solaris) - Shell scripting - Unix power tools: vi,awk,sed,bash,truss,top,strace,tcpdump,iptables.. - Capistrano - Amazon EC2 and Clouding computing. - VPS (Heroku, SliceHost, DreamHost) - Git Collaboration tools and extras that we offer to our customers : - US Phone number landline and cell phone - Skype. - Outlook Calendar (Exchange server) - EST U.S timezone, Located in Florida, near by major airport (FLL) - Fluent in English, Spanish and Portuguese (Spoken and Written) Don't hesitate to contact me if you have any questions.

    $33.33 /hr
    157 hours
    5.00
  6. Serhiy T.

    Serhiy T.

    Linux, FreeBSD, Windows, Network, Apache, MySQL System Administrator

    Ukraine - Tests: 12 - Portfolio: 1

    - Operating systems: FreeBSD, openSUSE, Red Hat, CentOS, Debian, Ubuntu, Gentoo, Windows: 2000/2003/XP/Vista/7, Mac OS X: 10.4-10.6 - Programming languages (basic level): Bash, PHP, Perl, SQL, C, Objective C, html - Network protocols: TCP, UDP - Network services: DNS, FTP, HTTP, HTTPS - Web Servers: Apache, Nginx, Tomcat - MTA: Postfix, Qmail, Exim - FTP Servers: Pure-ftpd, Proftpd, vsftp - Firewalls: ipfw, ipchains, iptables - Network tools: route, iproute2, natd, tcpdump, netcat, trafshow - Databases: MySQL, MSSQL, Redis - Network file systems: GlusterFS - Virtualization: OpenVZ, Xen, VMware, Virtual PC - Version Control Systems: Subversion - Control panels: cPanel, WHM, Plesk - Monitoring systems: Nagios, Zabbix, Monit, Munin, Cacti - Cloud services: Amazon EC2 - Bug tracking systems: Mantis, Redmine, Trac, Jira - VPN: Mpd, OpenVPN, PPTP - Other software: Squid, Samba, Bind, Radius, Varnish, HAproxy, Wowza Media Server

    $33.33 /hr
    44 hours
    5.00
  7. Muhammad Emam

    Muhammad Emam

    Software Engineer

    Netherlands - Tests: 6 - Portfolio: 3

    Who I am: Software Engineer with extensive experience in Python programming, Cloud Computing, NoSQL datastores and large-volume data analytics. What I do: - Designing and implementing highly scalable, highly available software. - Analyzing business data-models and building appropriate analytics platforms. - Maintaining and developing existing systems to help businesses achieve lower Time To Market.

    $44.44 /hr
    268 hours
    5.00
  8. William Grzybowski

    William Grzybowski

    (Web)Development and Unix-like Consultant

    Brazil - Tests: 7 - Portfolio: 2

    Before I even go to university i started working with Web-development. My first experience was about 6 years ago with pure HTML using frames in Dreamweaver 3. Since then I have worked hard to improve my skills in every way possible, not just as a web-developer but as a general programmer, and now I work essentially with Open Source software like Python(+Django), PHP, Linux/FreeBSD, PostgreSQL, etc.My degree in computer science helped me to understand the basics of a computer from the bits in the processor instructions to multimedia, and thus can be used everywhere to improve the final result of a project.

    $33.33 /hr
    3,500 hours
    5.00
  9. Carlos Paredes

    Carlos Paredes Agency Contractor

    Computer Engineer - Developer

    Venezuela - Tests: 3 - Portfolio: 2

    Over the last 4 years, I have developed several applications using HMTL, CSS, JavaScript, Perl, Python and Database (MySQL, PostgreSQL). In addition I have experience in the following areas: OpenERP, SQL, LDAP, Ajax, MongoDB, object-oriented programming, software design and testing, VOIP and Server Management. Seeking to provide and develop all my innate abilities, achieving excellent results in the work assigned.

    Associated with: Exds Inc

    $27.78 /hr
    373 hours
    4.72