Jeffrey Spelman

STATESIDE server admin - project manager - web development - security

Glendale, United States



What's the difference?

Your business is important. It is more than your livelihood, it is your
identity in your community. Why would you trust that to third-world talent?

I have worked exclusively in web hosting over the past 11 years, for a number
of hosting operations on both windows and unix platforms. I am very client
focused, and am adept at explaining complex issues to non-technical clients
without "talking down" to them.

Despite my non-linear abilities, I work very methodically ensuring consistent


Work History & Feedback

Setup Ubuntu 10.10 OpenSSH with client folder file sync

“Jeffrey did a great job configuring our server for testing a linux replication command to simulate dropbox type functionality. Since we have dropped our hardware interface project because of other business interest,there is no longer a need to continue this contract. Jeffrey's did a great job in communicating with us. He especially has an excellent talent and knowledge about Linux servers and their security setup. if we ever needed him again, we surely hire him again for Linux server application task.”
Fixed Price $250

Shopper Press Customization

“Jeffrey came through for me when I needed him on a time-sensitive project! Thank you very very much for your time and effort on this Jeff, you're a my sql systems admin superstar! :)”
Fixed Price $40

Move Archives to New Site

“It was nice to work with Jeff. He took a somewhat complicated task and made it work. He also put in the extra effort to get things right. I'm happy with the final product.”
Fixed Price $250

Move Wordpress/Shopperpress site to new server

“Jeffrey did an awesome job. He is very knowledgeable with Cpanel/WHM and a complete professional. He performed the job requirements very quickly and made sure everything was configured correctly without errors. I would definitely work with him again.”
Fixed Price $56

Move WordPress to another server

“Jef is excellent. Thoroughly professional and fast. I would recommend him to anyone. I look forward to working with him again.”
Fixed Price $50

Fedora Sys Admin - Minor Project

“Working with Jeffrey was a great experience. He was very available and communicative, proactive, added a lot of value in suggesting best practices, quick, and had all the knowledge he said he did up front. I wouldn't hesitate to work with him again.”
Fixed Price $39

Joomla Expert ASAP to Make Small Changes to a Site

Job in progress

1 hrs @ $25.00/hr
Earned $25

Fix centos server setup

Job in progress

3 hrs @ $23.33/hr
Earned $78
Tests Taken
Name Percentile Score

Book keeping Test


Call Center Skills Test


Ecommerce Test


English Vocabulary Test (U.S. Version)


Help Desk Certification


Internet Security Test


Networking Concepts Test


Outbound Sales Skills Test


Redhat Linux 9.0 General Test


Telephone Etiquette Certification


U.S. English Basic Skills Test


Unix Test


Upwork Readiness Test for Independent Contractors and Company Managers