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  1. Mariusz Z.

    Mariusz Z.

    Penetration Tester, Linux/UNIX Security Admin,Intrusion Analyst, CISSP

    Poland - Last active: 1 month ago - Tests: 9 - Portfolio: 1

    I'm Linux Security Administrator & Web Application Penetration Tester with 8 years of experience in the IT field. I'm CISSP (ID# 478556) and OWASP member. My expertise ranges from designing, building secure & robust systems to analysis of subtle software security flaws. I can help you with: - thoroughly security testing your web application (black-box and/or white-box tests) and helping in mitigating detected vulnerabilities - analyzing and assessing vulnerabilities in your application's underlying IT infrastructure - security hardening Linux/UNIX servers/clusters - recommending solutions and best practices on how to design and maintain secure AWS infrastructures - responding to security incident in Linux/UNIX environment, helping in recovery process (rootkit detection, malware removal, etc.)

    $19.00 /hr
    123 hours
    4.79
  2. Vazha F.

    Vazha F.

    Experienced Senior Linux Administrator/Engineer

    Georgia - Last active: 1 month ago - Tests: 2 - Portfolio: 4

    Mostly I work on linux platforms, but also familiar with BSD systems such as: freebsd, opendbsd and netbsd. Currently I work at Civil registry agency of Georgia as a senior linux System administrator and also maintain Public key infrastructure (based on open source software - EJBCA). I learn new concepts and systems quickly and receptive to new ideas, work well alone or in a team and also have a strong sense of responsibility. As of my experience I have worked with Cpanel/Whm, OpenVz virtualization, Dns(bind), mail servers, webmin, apache, php, nginx , squid vdsmanager. I have build monitoring systems based on Nagios, cacti and Zenoss. I have done mysql server optimization and administration as well, apache server load balancing using ngnix and other system optimization - security hardening tasks.

    $20.00 /hr
    15 hours
    5.00
  3. Shantonu Sarker

    Shantonu Sarker

    Performance & Automation Engineer,Java/C# Unit Tester ,QA Architect

    Bangladesh - Last active: 5 days ago - Tests: 9 - Portfolio: 33

    9+ Years Experienced,Highly skilled Test Developer From Bangladesh:Work Areas. 1. Performance Testing, Debugging, Profiling & Investigation(Jmeter, LoadRunner, ANTS,DotTrace, Yourkit)** 2. Automation/Unit Testing in Web and Mobile Apps(Selenium, CodeCeption, Robotium, Sahi, Pex-Mole-Calabash)** 3. Software/Framework Development / Data Scrapping(Java/C#)** 4. End to End Software Test Design/Planning/Strategy** Exp : http://shantonusarker.blogspot.com/p/experience.html . Offers : http://shantonusarker.blogspot.com/p/hireme.html . My Gadgets & Gears : http://shantonusarker.blogspot.com/p/gadgets.html* Experienced areas : -Performance testing in JMeter/Load UI/SOAP UI/ WAPT/LoadRunner/Visual Studio Load Test/WinRunner/WCF Test -Performance Profiling and Investigation for DotNet and Java Application using ANTS, DotTrace, Yourkit, PerfView, VisualVM, Hprof. -Functional testing/ Framework building in Selenium/Sahi/Coded UI, VS Test/TestComplete/TestNG/NUnit/XUnit/JUnit/Robotium/MonkeyTalk/Pex/Mole/Behave -Flash Automation using Genie/Flash Selenium -BDD with cucumber, Calabash-android, Ruby -Developing tools(C#,JAVA, C++) for testing ,validation & reporting. -Bing Map API/ Google MAP API integration with c# and java -Data Crawling/Scrapping using JAVA(Jsoup/nutch/solar) & C# DotNet -Unit Tests and Integration Tests on a. C#, ASP.Net,SharePoint 2010(on Layer Architecture with Nunit,XUnit, MS Test, PEX, Moles ,Behave) b. J2EE, J2SE (Junit, TestNG, c. Android (Junit, Robotium ) d. PHP(php unit) /codeception/ CasperJS -Mobile Automation using Robotium /CalaBash/Monkey Talk -Security Testing(SQL Injection, Pin-testing, Cross Site Scripting) with Acunetix and Firefox/chrome extensions -Bug/Issue Investigation(Root Cause Analysis) and Tracking -Software design and documentation using UML 2.0 for Layer Architecture. -Training in SQA/Testing & Development (JAVA,C# .Net)

    Groups: Application Developers Alliance

    $40.00 /hr
    414 hours
    4.97
  4. Shahzad Rana Younus

    Shahzad Rana Younus

    CISSP/Cloud Expert/Technical Writer/Tableau/Project Manager

    Pakistan - Last active: 1 day ago - Tests: 4 - Portfolio: 2

    I am certified, experienced and seasoned IT professional. Over the past 14 years, I have accumulated a vast range of experience which entails me to tackle most IT situations I encounter quite easily and efficiently. If you want the work done related to IT, I am the guy to hire. If still skeptical, have a look below at my achievements. Progressive experience with administration, and directing a broad range of Corporate IT initiatives & business focused solutions using leading ICT technologies with industry best practices and standards. Specialties: IT Security and Infrastructure development (CISSP - Certified Information Security Professional - Member ID 302621) ITIL Foundation, COBIT 5 BI Tools - Tableau / QlikView Business Continuity & Disaster Recovery Planning Network Administration and Database Management CISCO Networking Virtual/Cloud Computing Network security and Server Administration Technical Writings SEO/WordPress/WHMCS LinkedIn profile: http://pk.linkedin.com/in/shahzadrana/

    $12.50 /hr
    122 hours
    4.94
  5. A R.

    A R.

    Sr. Software QA/Tester for Web/iOS/Android/Windows8/Selenium

    Canada - Last active: 26 days ago - Tests: 3 - Portfolio: 6

    Top Notch oDesk Freelancer! ISTQB Certified | CSTB Certified | Six Sigma Green Belt Certified | 8+ Years Experience | A Full Time Freelancer 500+ oDesk Hrs on Automation Testing using QTP 1000+ oDesk Hrs on Automation Testing using Selenium Webdriver 2000+ oDesk Hrs Testing Mobile/Tablet Apps 3000+ oDesk Hrs Manual Testing Web Apps Expertise: Manual Testing : Test Scenario, Test Case, Test Plan, Test Strategies, Test Traceability Matrix, Gap Analysis, Types of Testing – Functional, Regression, Smoke, Sanity, Integration, Installation, Ad Hoc, Cross Browser, Multi-user, Acceptance testing, Load Testing, Security Testing, Performance Testing, Database Testing, Exploratory Testing. Automated Testing Tools : Selenium RC, Selenium Web Driver, QTP Load Testing Tools : LoadRunner, WebLoad, JMeter White Box Testing tools : NUnit, JUnit, TestNG, MS Test Bug Reporting Tools : Mantis, Bugzilla, CodebaseHQ, Red Mine Programming Language : C++, Java Scripting Language : Javascript Web Based Language : HTML, ASP.Net, PHP Bug Analysis Tools : FireBug, FirePath, Xpath Checker Test Case Management Tools : Microsoft Test Manager, Test Link Version Control System : Microsoft Visual SourceSafe, SVN, Team Foundation Server Project Management : Microsoft Project, Visual Studio Application Lifecycle Management, Basecamp, JIRA Database : SQL Server, PostgreSQL Server, Oracle, MySQL, DB2, Teradata, Sybase, DB2 Mainframe Operating Systems : Windows Server, Windows 98/2000/Xp/Vista/Win7, Linux-RHEL, CentOS, Ubuntu, OpenSUSE, Mac Clusters : Hadoop-MapR, Cloudera, Greenlum, Hortonworks, Big Insights Mobile Phones available for Testing: iPhone 3, iPhone 4 , iPhone 5, iPhone 5c, Samsung Galaxy S3, Google Nexus 4, ASUS Padfone 2, Samsung Duos, HTC Explorer, HTC 8X, Blackberry Q5 Tablets available for Testing: iPad 3, ASUS Transformer Tab, ASUS Padfone 2 Tab, Lenovo Yoga, ASUS Vivo Tab, Kindle Fire 2 OS's available for Testing: Windows 7 | Windows 8 | Linux RHEL | CentOS | Mac

    $22.22 /hr
    6,808 hours
    4.68
  6. Bhushan Kumar Sharma

    Bhushan Kumar Sharma

    Linux Servers AWS Cloud Hosting Security CPanel Plesk VOIP PenTest

    India - Last active: 1 day ago - Tests: 4 - Portfolio: 14

    Since 2001, I have been dedicatedly working with Linux Operating Systems & Open Source. Services Provided ::- Deployment, Configuration, Security, Hardening, Monitoring, Performance Tuning, Troubleshooting of Linux Server Roles AWS – Amazon Web Services Migration of Servers Hosting Panels like WHM/CPanel, Plesk etc Asterisk Dialers, VOIP and Call Center Solutions Customization of Linux Kernel & Distro with Rebranding Faculty of Post-Graduate Degree in Computer Sciences. Firewalls & Gateways Linux HPC - High Preformance Clusters Remote Server Support & Troubleshooting L3/L4 Security Auditing of Servers & Websites Cloud & Virtualization Technical Writing VPN - Site-to-Site, Road-warrior Vulnerability Assessment & Penetration Testing Kayako

    $16.67 /hr
    3,251 hours
    4.85
  7. Sudhanshu R.

    Sudhanshu R.

    Security Consultant & System Admin (CEH|ECSA|CCNA|RHCE|MCSE|CISP|CISP)

    India - Last active: 1 day ago - Tests: 11 - Portfolio: 4

    Information Security Consultant and System Admin with good Networking Skills 5 Years of experience in IT Industry and Expertise in Web security ,Linux Admin , Windows Admin, Network Security , Web Application Security , Vulnerability Assessment and Penetration Testing. I specialize in Black Box/White Box Penetration Testing,Computer Forensics,Auditing, Ethical hacking, Cloud Computing , Migration , Server installation , Server security hardening , DDOS attack , Malware removal , Ethical Hacking . # Hands-On Experience :- Vulnerability Assessment and Penetration Testing :- - OWASP 2013 top 10 Vulnerability Assessment and Mitigation - Web Application/Network/Mobile Penetration Testing - Wordpress/Joomla Security and Malware Analysis/Removal - Vulnerability Assessment of Network Devices/Databases/Web - Server/Application Server - Asp.net , PHP Security Guidelines , Scripting Attack module IDS/IPS :- - WIPS (Airtight spectragaurd enterprise , Wireless IPS ) - NIPS ( McAfee Network IPS ) - Proventia ( IBM GX4004 ) - Snort and OSSEC IDS ( Installation and monitoring Openstack ) Firewalls and Security :- - Checkpoint(R70.20/65,Fotigate600c&200B/Cyberoam/ Sonicwall/Gajshield/Kario Winroute/Riverbed - Identity Management: Security Protocols (RADIUS and TACACS+), Cisco Secure - Cisco LMS, Solarwinds, OPmanager Linux Server :- - Rackspace RackConnect, AWS SecurityGroups, dedicated firewall devices. - Rkhunter, Chkrootkits, SSHD, TCP Wrapper, fail2ban - Mitigate Mass mailing issue , DDOS scripting removal , IP Blacklisting - Experienced with setting up PCI Compliant servers. Scanning tools include dedicated - Nessus server and third-party scanner like Trustwave and ControlScan - Setup and manage firewall rules with iptables, ufw, configserver firewall (csf), DNS:- Manage DNS cluster on Cpanel DNSOnly versions. Manage zones hosted and integrated with Cpanel servers. - Manage Bind DNS service on dedicated and Cpanel servers (WHM and DNSOnly versions). Manage zones hosted at Softlayer and integrated with Cpanel servers Hosting Control Panels:- Manage multiple cPanel servers for shared hosting clients and services - Previous experiences include Plesk, zpanel, directadmin, and Webmin control panels Operating Systems:- Servers: RHEL, CentOS, Debian, Ubuntu, openSUSE, solaris Windows Server :- - Server Administration: Windows Server Administration (Server 2003/2008/2012) - Web Server Administration: Web Server Administration (IIS6/IIS7/IIS7.5/IIS8). - Database Server Administration: MS SQL Server (2005/2008/2012), MySQL database Administration. - DNS and Mail Server Administration:DNS and MS Exchange/SmarterMail/. - Visualization & Cloud :Hyper-V server administration, Managing Microsoft Private Cloud - Web Hosting Panel: WHM/cPanel, Website Panel, Plesk panel administration. - Monitoring, troubleshooting network and OS. - Backup & Restore - Server Firewall/Security, email tracing for spoofed mails. Certification :- ECSA v 8 (EC-council Certified Security Analyst) CEH v 7 (EC- Council Certified Ethical Hacker) RHCE (Red Hat Certified Security Engineer ) CISP (ISO 27001:2005 ) ISMS Implementation CCSA(Checkpoint certified security administration) – Checkpoint ID:- CP0000065597 CCNP (Cisco Certified Network Professional) - (Routing & Switching)-Route(642-902)-certified CCNA (Cisco Certified Network Associate) Cisco ID-CSCO11759679 MCSE (Microsoft Certified System Engineer)

    $25.00 /hr
    91 hours
    5.00
  8. Awais Munawar

    Awais Munawar

    Systems & Network Engineer, Information Security Professional

    Pakistan - Last active: 16 days ago - Tests: 4

    With almost 9 years of experience in managing Systems/Network design and deployments for various enterprises and last five years focused on Information Security management and research, I have a skill set that is suitable for variety of tasks related to Open Source system (Linux flavors, BSD) configurations like LAMP (Linux, Apache, Mysql, Php) web servers, Syslogs client/server, and various open source and vendor specific Firewalls (e.g Pfsense, Smoothwall, Cisco ASA, Juniper). A part form that, I have hands on experience in Linux shell scripting, Perl, PHP and have developed various applications with client/server model. Also, as a Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) and ISO/IEC 27001 Lead Implementer, I am well established to provide consultancy on information security projects, ranging from ISMS management to designing controls for systems. Last but not least, I have skills in Penetration Testing/Vulnerability Assessments of Web application and Android applications. Well aware of OWASP and tools like Burp, Acunitex, nmap, metasploit and others included in Kali Linux flavor.

    $25.00 /hr
    7 hours
    5.00
  9. Nitin K.

    Nitin K.

    QA Manager -Expert Software Tester- Web , Windows, Mobile Apps

    Australia - Last active: 13 days ago - Tests: 6

    • An ISTQB certified, Test Professional with around 8 years of testing experience, in client-server, windows, mobile and web applications in Agile environment in Financial Services • A flexible and pragmatic approach to testing at all times in line with Agile (Scrum) and Waterfall development methodologies • 3 years of practical experience working in Agile (iterative software development methodology) environment and in scrum teams managing full QA efforts on the projects • Adroit in collaborating with stakeholders, to ensure successful on-time project releases • Expertise in test management • Actively involved in daily stand-ups, team meetings, sprint planning, grooming meetings and sprint retrospectives • Mentoring, coaching and developing team members to their full capacity • Experienced in performing Integration, Exploratory, Functional, GUI, Regression, Usability, Smoke, ETL Data Migration, Cross Browser Compatibility, System Integration (SIT) and User Acceptance Testing (UAT) • Expertise in manual testing and exposure to automation testing • Exposure to test tools like Microsoft Test Manager, Team Foundation Server (TFS), Test professional, QTP, Selenium Web-driver, HP QC, NUnit, SOAP UI etc • Expertise in constructing & modifying SQL queries and implement database driven/backend testing (SQL Server 2005 & 2008) • Highly motivated, focused and self directed quality oriented professional with excellent organizational skills combined with good interpersonal and strong communication skills (verbal and written) • Excellent in collaborating with colleagues, customers and business stakeholders • A result oriented, hardworking professional with commitment , a quest and zeal to learn and apply new technologies and undertake challenging tasks • Possess team approach; adept in performing in critical situations with strict deadlines and multiple deliverable • Strong desire to quality, test to break attitude and a thorough approach to responsibilities • High attention to detail with a focus on quality and continuous improvement Should you require further information, don’t hesitate to contact me. Looking forward to hear from you soon!

    $25.00 /hr
    0 hours
    5.00
  10. Richard Martin

    Richard Martin

    QA Test Engineer / Security Expert - CISSP, CEH

    United Kingdom - Last active: 21 days ago - Tests: 2

    I have over 8 years experience in software testing and systems administration. I'm skilled in Linux application testing, white/black box testing, penetration testing, mobile app testing (Android & iOS) and load testing. All test cases, steps and reports are fully documented for client review. I have tested web applications for the top 3 technology companies in Silicon Valley. Current available test rig: OSX 10.9.2, Win 8, Win7, Win Vista, Win XP, IPhone 7.1.1, Fedora, PCLinuxOS, CentOS, Ubuntu, Samsung Galaxy Tab, IPad, IPad mini

    $20.00 /hr
    3 hours
    4.98