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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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Basit A.

Basit A. Agency Contractor

I.T Professional with Development Experience in Microsoft/Java Technol

United Kingdom - Tests: 4 - Portfolio: 3

I am looking to work on small IT projects based on Microsoft technologies including .net / sql server and java technologies. i have worked on perl, linux, mysql as well

Associated with: Lojic Software, xpecto solutions

$25.00 /hr
0 hours

Aleksey Z. Agency Contractor

Zend Certified PHP Developer|Project Manager

Russia - Tests: 9

I like to solve difficult and uncommon tasks. It's interesting for me to work with projects where I can show unusual decisions and creativity. I am head of web department. I build a team for new project and manage their work. I'm sociable person, it's always easy to communicate with me in every project question.

Groups: Zend Certified Engineers

Associated with: Valkyrie

$22.22 /hr
815 hours

Ganesh G.

Ganesh G.

System Administrator

India - Tests: 5

I am a RHCE certified engineer, with hands on experience in Linux of about 3 plus years. Handled and tackled lots of real world issues in the web world. Core experience in setting up and managing cloud infrastucture in AWS including AWS - EC2, S3, ELB, RDS , ROUTE53 and CloudFront. Skilled in setting up Atlassian products (JIRA, Confluence etc). Worked with deploying web application via CAPISTRANO. Handling Application hosted on the webserver (Nginx & Apache). Seeking for challenging Linux Admin works. Experience in setting up manging and tuning Mysql server on all *nix recipies.

$8.89 /hr
230 hours

Bruce Johnson

Bruce Johnson

Certified Developer

United States - Tests: 5

I am an experienced IT professional skilled in developing databases on multiple platforms, and I thrive on building business solutions. I possess a comprehensive background in analysis, design and development of databases and applications in diverse business environments. My attention to detail and personal drive for excellence are accompanied by voracious problem solving and performance tuning skills. I am proficient with multi-tasking in fast paced collaborative team or independent environments, while accomplishing all assigned tasks accurately, on schedule and within budget. Platforms:, Oracle, UNIX / LINUX, IBM MVS/zOS

$27.78 /hr
563 hours

Petr Gladkikh

Petr Gladkikh

Software developer

Russia - Portfolio: 1

Can do any part of a project but most effective with server-side work (Java and JVM related). Have worked with projects that include low level (Assembler, C, C++), system administration and DevOps-like systems, SSO server and billing systems (Java, Javascript, ReactJS). Also have worked with PHP, FoxPro and VisualBasic but prefer to avoid them.

$12.00 /hr
233 hours

Khrystyna Gashok

Khrystyna Gashok

Business Analyst, QA, Manual Tester


I work as a business analyst dealing with functional requirements, use cases, regression test cases. I also write release notes for customers to show the results of team work concerning every task. I investigate new enhancement tasks at the stage of scoping and design. My job includes reviewing test cases and creating high level regression test cases. I cooperate with developers, testers and customers. I also do manual testing of newly implemented functionalities and asses bug tasks to define their priority and how critical they are. I have basic knowledge of SQL and Unix, work with server-client tasks.

$7.50 /hr
117 hours

Sathiyasainathan Soundararajan

Sathiyasainathan Soundararajan

Full Stack Developer | Java Developer | Bigdata Engineer

United States - Portfolio: 1

Benjamin Franklin once said “The doors of wisdom are never shut.” I decided one day that I was going to learn everything I possibly could. I believe that with what I learn today would extremely help at least one soul in this world tomorrow. - Graduate student at The University of Texas at Dallas pursuing Masters in Computer Science. - 3+ years of technical experience in Software Development, Web Development and Database Management. - In-depth knowledge and professional experience in all phases of the Software Development Life Cycle.

$7.00 /hr
0 hours

Manraj Gill

Manraj Gill

Data Integration Specialist


Manraj is senior consultant in the field of ETL and Datawarehousing. He has handled a wide variety of business applications. His areas of expertise range from Banking, Finance, Mutual funds, healthcare to Oil & Gas sector majorly catering to the big North American business enterprises. He has an extensive experience in working with different data marts, planning the datawarehouse models and loading huge amounts of data, not compromising with Quality and Performance at any point of time. Apart from this, Manraj has an in depth working knowledge of the various methodologies of datawarehouse building and possesses a strong functional knowledge of the Waterfall and Agile approaches of the development life cycle with respect to ETL. He has been awarded at various occasions by the clients and team. Recently he has been awarded the 2013-2014 Impact Award for timely delivery of a new datawarehouse build.

$22.22 /hr
0 hours