Patrick H.
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Patrick H.

DevOps Engineer / Sr Linux SysAdmin / Developer


Sacramento, United States


Over my 10+ year career I've worn many hats including - DevOps Engineer - Software Developer - Solutions Architect - Systems Adminsitrator - Startup Advisor - Consultant My primary specialties are working with startups to - create DevOps tool chains - build reliable, scalable and performant applications and infrastructure - automate the operations / systems porition of the business Work Profile I work best with small remote teams, flexible work hours and in highly communicative environments. As every startup is unique I work with your team to build the solution that works best for your product or service. Historical Synopsis I began my career as a traditional software developer but saw my interests ... moreshift towards the intersection of systems and development - now what people refer to as DevOps. My knowledge of programming languages and systems administration allows me to integrate and automate much of my work. Here is a brief sampling of skills and technologies I am currently (2015) working with: Linux - CentOS, Ubuntu/Debian, CoreOS Data - MySQL, PostgreSQL, Redis, MongoDB, ElasticSearch Monitoring - Monit, Sensu, ELK (LogStash), Grafana Management - Chef, Ansible, Docker, Etcd Platforms - AWS, Digital Ocean, Google, Heroku, Rackspace Frameworks - Rails, Pyramid Lanaguages - Ruby, Python, PHP, Go SCM - Git Companies I've worked with include Airbrake Exceptional ExitTicket Gotham Tech Labs Idea Evolver Koding MEDL Mobile My Learning Plan Original Skate Boards PermitSoft Plateology Purpose Foundation Rackspace RevSocial Sencha TalentHarness less

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Work History and Feedback

  • Aug 2014 - Dec 2014

    VERY URGENT Server Fix (AWS) + Sys Admin or Developer Position (Ongoing)
    Patrick was helpful, responsive and extremely competent. Highly recommended.
    2 hours
    $72.50 / hr
    $120.83 earned

  • Jan 2012 - Nov 2014

    AWS SysAdmin Needed
    Patrick has been amazing. He's super-knowledgable, accessible, communicative, and a great guy. Highest recommendation.
    95 hours
    $33.33 / hr
    $3,160.26 earned

  • Apr 2011 - Apr 2014

    Linux VPS Admin for Rails 3 Project
    Would definitely hire again.
    37 hours
    $27.78 / hr
    $1,018.96 earned

  • Jul 2013

    Server setup
    Exactly what I needed, fast turn-around and good communication.
    2 hours
    $60.00 / hr
    $90.00 earned

  • Jun 2013

    Emergency AWS Administration
    Patrick was awesome! I had an emergency situation with a site down on AWS, and he got right on it, worked nonstop until the site was back up, and was very easy to communicate and work with. I would definitely hire him again!
    $70.00 earned
    Fixed Price

  • Feb 2013 - Jun 2013

    Chef Capistrano Deployment Tuning

    No feedback given

    8 hours
    $55.56 / hr
    $435.60 earned

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69 jobs


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