Demonstrable skills and experience in both Enterprise and SME (MSP Clients) Project and Programme Management, based on the principles and methodologies of industry standards such as PRINCE 2 and PMP. With further demonstrable experience of managing teams in excess of 30 members including local hire and remote resources, together with all aspects of annual performance appraisals, and contractor negotiation, with an excellent understanding of the latest ITIL methodologies for ITSM. This specific experience has been gained from over 10 years of managing distributed teams and environments across multiple time zones and cultural forums, through Application and Infrastructure Support and Project and Change Management to have a complete understanding of the both SDLC and ITSM and how to make them successfully coexist. I have developed and managed enterprise grad SLA’s, OLA’s, UC’s and KPI’s framework, for both internal IT staff and external supplier resources to meet with industry and global regulatory requirements. Responsible for ALL Sarbanes Oxley (SOX) reporting and owner of ALL SOX controls for UK. I have a professional, adaptable, and competent approach to both Resource and Stakeholder management. I am more than comfortable with working in an integrated IT environment or as a consultant. I have a strong mix of corporate enterprise, SME and entrepreneurial experience, and to expand on that, my experience has afforded me the ability to learn the complex matrix management structures and business models which predominantly gained within Global Financial Services Industries (Investment Banking and Global, Corporate and Specialty Insurance). Where conversely some of my most recent and earlier career experience was based in one of the most competitive customer service industries, and to achieve success in this, I had to be flexible to market conditions, so that I could maintain strategic focus so as to continually meet my financial targets. The combination of my career experience has provided me with the opportunities of working in USA, Belgium, France, Spain, Gibraltar, Abu Dhabi and secondments to Brazil, Mexico and APAC, for projects that I was either managing or transferring to local piers and latterly I had responsibilities for USA, Germany, Italy, Switzerland and Denmark. I am confident that I have a strong comprehension of global business environments and managing diverse IT Departments across a multicultural platform. I feel that I am confident and excellent communicator and am completely at ease with interacting and influencing piers, partners, subordinates and executive management, both internally and externally to my working environment. Throughout my career, I have remained technically competent, complemented by my training and experience with Prince 2 and ITIL methodologies. I am a strong communicator, who is confident and experienced in influencing business and IT stakeholders-up to and including-CIO/Managing Director Level.
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I've a great passion for linux systems and open source software. Since 2008 I'm working as linux System Engineer for a company, which is developing software that is provided to our customers as SaaS. For some clients we also provide installations "on site". This gave me great experience in working with CentOS and RedHat linux, puppet, kickstart, nginx as a proxy server, DRBD, database clusters using PostgreSQL with streaming replication, BIND, postfix, pki-authentication, bash-scripting and others. I'm also familiar with other linux operating systems like debian, ubuntu and gentoo. Buzzwords: puppet, linux, CentOS, debian, ubuntu, gentoo, nginx, nagios, bash, perl, DNS, BIND, email, postfix, postgrey, carp, DRBD, KVM, ssl, pki, x509, iptables, ipv6, PostgreSQL.
Oscar Bass Agency Contractor
Expert UNIX system administrator and network engineer. Got a problem? I can solve it! For more than 15 years I have been the I.T. backbone and support for many online companies. I use the most up to date standards for any project I am involved in. I work extremely quick and efficiently. If you have a problem let me help you solve it. OS: Linux - Expert, FreeBSD - Expert, AIX - Expert, HP-UX - Expert, Macintosh OS/X - Expert, Windows Server - Proficient Cloud services: AWS, Rackspace, OpSource, Linode Web servers: Apache, Nginx, Tomcat Database servers: Mysql, Postgresql Monitoring: Nagios, Monit, Munin, Cacti Scripting: bash, perl, shell Virtualization: OpenVZ, Xen, SolusVM Mail servers: Postfix, Exim, Sendmail, Dovecot Control panels: cPanel, Plesk, Direct Admin, Webmin/Virtualmin, ISPconfig, OpenPanel Other: standard network services (DNS, DHCP, LDAP, Samba, SVN/Git, http proxy, jabber, backups, monitoring etc), firewalls (iptables, ipfw, pf)
I have gained significant knowledge through 8 years of work experience in a variety of fields including network administration, hardware maintenance and VMware virtualized data centers. Successfully completed the following trainings: - Cisco CCNA, CCNA Security, CCNP - Microsoft MCSE - VMware VCP - Veeam Backup and Recovery - HP BladeServers, IBM BladeServers training - Nagios monitoring
* Fully manage the installation, configuration and troubleshooting of Linux servers * Install and configure Web Servers and MySQL * Install and configure customer scripts and programs * Monitor performance to identify and resolve issues using a suite of systems and tools. * Troubleshoot and resolve network, system, hardware and software problems. * Achieve quick fixes and / or long-term solutions as needed. * Maintain 100% customer satisfaction through all available means.
High-skilled self-motivated professional with over 7 years of experience in Linux/Unix administration. Strong skills in hosting services including design of networks, servers and services. I have done several projects for designing of infrastructure from ground zero to ready systems including development area for Web Development companies with staging/pre-production environments. Positive experience in design and implementation solutions for High-Load web projects. - Linux system administration (Debian/Ubuntu and CentOS/RHEL) - PHP and Ruby/Rails software development background, - involved into JAVA projects as build and configuration manager - deployment with Ant, Hudson/Jenkins, Rake/Capistrano - pro-active monitoring with Icinga 2 and Nagios 4 - scheduled backups and disaster recovery verifications - apply DevOps methodology for better cooperation with developers.
I am self-motivated professional with over 10 yrs. of experience, I have strong work ethic and productive self-starter, proven with success being a freelancer at oDesk. I perform each project to the fullest of my capabilities and with the dedication that is expected from a professional as myself. Team player - Participated in multiple projects, joining large teams, effectively co-working with other professionals Effective leader - Took over leadership and managed team resources to achieve goals meeting deadlines. I've great experience with: - OS deployment, configuration and troubleshooting: CentOS, Ubuntu, Windows Server 2003 - 2012R2. - AWS (RDS, EC2, SES, S3, CloudFront, VPC, Route53, RedShift, Elastic Beanstalk etc.) - Web / Mail / Application: Apache, Tomcat, Send mail, Zimbra, Postfix, Qmail, Squirrelmail, FTP, Samba, OpenLDAP, POP3/ IMAPS & IIS server, Courier Map, Request Tracker, Openfire IM Server, Kickstart Server, LTSP, Cpanel, WHM and Plesk, Redhat Directory Server, CAS. MS Active Directory Server, WSUS Server, Atlassian JIRA\Confluence deployment and troubleshooting. - Virtualization: Vmware Server, Vmware ESXi Server. - Network Monitoring Tools: NagiOS, MRTG, PRTG, Solarwind, OpManager, OpenNMS, Watsup Gold. - Database: MySQL, Postgresql & MS SQL. - CMS: Drupal, Wordpress, Joomla, Liferay - DMS: Alfresco Well experience in Linux & Windows System administration, Puppet deployment, LDAP, Postfix, NFS/NIS, Samba, MySQL, Liferay, Alfresco, Tomcat, PHP, Apache and many others technologies.
I want to utilize my knowledge, skills and professional experience in order to contribute to the growth of the company I am working for whilst improving myself. SKILLS:network engineer ,system administrator(RedHat,CentOS,FreeBSD,OpenBSD,WIndows 2000,2003 server), cisco certified specialist(CCNA) Configuration of CISCO routers and switches,firewalls,servers:cisco 36xx,65xx, series,ASA firewall 55xx series, Implementation , configuration,design ,troubleshooting of basic routing protocols(BGP,EIGRP,RIP,OSPF,QoS,MPLS,HSRP,VRRP,GLBP) , Security: IPsec and many vpn solutions,certificate setup 1 Web servers - Apache 2.x,nginx,Squid proxy 2 Mail servers -Postfix,qmail ,sendmail,Mdaemon 3 FTP servers -WuFTPD,Vftpd 4 DNS –bind version 9 ,VPN (Openvpn, IPSEC implementation ) 5 DATABASES-Sql,mysql,postgresql,sqlite 6 LVM ,RAID(0,1,5,10) configuration 7 Experinece in network monitoring tools:Nagios,MRTG ,Cacti
I'm a System Administrator with 5 years of experience. Also, I have couple cPanel certificates: https://university.cpanel.net/c-summary.php?code=zzqd-532226 Currently I'm FreeLancer I can very quickly master the new system, suggest some alternative solutions etc. I'm young and experienced Linux Administrator. I can help you with server installation/configuration, recommend some hosting providers etc. I like to learn new technologies or improve my knowledge with old ones. I don't bid projects which I won't be able to complete as others do.
Sushant Chawla Agency Contractor
Over the last 8 years I have gathered expert knowledge of Linux Servers Administration. I have worked on LAMP Architecture, Clustering of LAMP with load balancing, MySQL clustering and replication, Complete Amazon Cloud Setup, Nameservers, Mail Servers, OpenLDAP, OpenVPN, Monitoring tools (Nagios, Zabbix), FTP, SVN, CVS, GIT, Clustering, Virtualization with Xen, VMWare, Virtualbox, OpenVZ and many more services in production environments. I am also very proficient with bash scripting to automate numerous server administration tasks.