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Linux is a collection of free and open-source, cross-platform, Unix-like operating system distributions, among which the most widely known are Ubuntu, Red Hat and Slackware. On oDesk, the world’s largest online workplace, you can find experienced Linux system administrators to set up dedicated Linux web servers, install web hosting control panels (like ZPanel, Plesk, cPanel or DirectAdmin), set up SQL databases and file managers or configure Linux server security and accounts.

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Linux System Administration Job Cost Overview

Typical total cost of oDesk Linux System Administration projects based on completed and fixed-price jobs.

oDesk Linux System Administration Jobs Completed Quarterly

On average, 638 Linux System Administration projects are completed every quarter on oDesk.

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Time to Complete oDesk Linux System Administration Jobs

Time needed to complete a Linux System Administration project on oDesk.

Average Linux System Administration Freelancer Feedback Score

Linux System Administration oDesk freelancers typically receive a client rating of 4.78.

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Ammar Brohi

Ammar Brohi

Web Developer & Penetration Tester

Pakistan - Last active: 5 days ago - Tests: 1 - Portfolio: 6

Why hire me? Simple. I do more than just make your work look good. I help to craft and explore your information into a polished message, refining complex ideas down to an easy-to-follow format that your audience can understand and respond to. I then combine that message with clean and compelling visuals which further help to convey your message. My objective is simple. Build opportunities to put my extensive experience and powerful skill-set to work for your company. I have a passion for good design, in any medium, as a means to enhanced communication. This passion, coupled with dedicated professionalism, means that I consistently deliver projects which meet my clients' needs and exceed their expectations. Some highlights include: • Over 4 years of traditional Graphic Design experience. • Over 2 years of Multimedia experience - designing, programming, and producing Flash, Video, and DVD presentations, applications, and animations which have garnered multiple awards over the years • Over 4 years of Web Design and Development experience - with a preference for hand-coded HTML and CSS • Over 2 years of Web Application Security experience. OWASP Member • Certified Vulnerability Assessor, Certified Penetration Testing Engineer. Specialties Include: Web Application Security, Front End and Back End Web Developing, Video Production, Logo Designing, Desktop Applications, Mobile Apps.

$20.00 /hr
0 hours
4.93
Vadim Tarasenko

Vadim Tarasenko

System Administrator, Tech Support Engineer

Ukraine - Last active: 1 month ago - Tests: 4

Hello there. I'm Experienced System Administrator with strong customer focus, self motivated, hard working and up to any task that I am given. I have experience in: - Linux maintaince/troubleshooting: RHEL/CentOS, Debian/Ubuntu, FreeBSD, etc; - Apache2 + Nginx, Nginx+PHP-fpm, Nginx+PHP-fastcgi, MySQL, Varnish; - Linux serverside: iptables, rsync, Bind, OpenVPN; - Mail server: Exim, Dovecot, Postfix; - Backup/Migration; - Hosting panels : Plesk, whm\cPanel, ISP , DirectAdmin, Virtualmin; - Monitoring: Zabbix, Munin, Cacti, Nagios; - CMS : Wordpress, Drupal, Magento, Joomla; - Virtualization: Xen, KVM, OpenVZ, Proxmox; - Basic programming skills: C, C++, PHP, Java.

$11.11 /hr
3 hours
5.00
Stanislav M.

Stanislav M.

PHP5(ZF)/MySQL Developer, 9+ years expirience

Ukraine - Last active: 2 months ago - Tests: 6 - Portfolio: 2

Total expirience in web programming (PHP5, MySQL, PostgreSQL, Perl, HTML5, CSS, Javascript [jquery, prototype], AJAX etc) is 9+ years. Did many projects as a team player and a standalone developer (check my portfolio) I prefer long-term development in a team of 2-3 programmers. Desired framework - Zend Framework. Have a good expirience in video delivery (pseudostreaming, CDN, transcoding (ffmpeg), HLS/HDS etc), server administration (Linux [Fedora, Debian, Ubuntu, Gentoo], FreeBSD, LAMP, bind, ftp, nginx etc), sites optimization (caching, database and query optimization etc), building environment (vagrant, virtualbox). Basic knowledge of Erlang. Also have experience and can work as team lead and project manager.

$27.78 /hr
2,850 hours
5.00
Lalith Jayasinghe

Lalith Jayasinghe

JAVA | PHP | GUI | Macro(win|mac|Linux) | Automati...

Sri Lanka - Last active: 2 months ago - Tests: 3 - Portfolio: 4

Looking for challenging desktop/web Application development for MAC,WINDOWS,LINUX,Symbian,Android and iOS . I am specially interested in... 1. Cross-Platform Standalone Macro Design. 2. Cross-Platform Automation(web|desktop). 3. Cross-Platform GUI Design. 4. Cross-Platform SEO Utility Design. 5. Cross-Platform Database Design. 6. PHP Dynamic Page Design. 7. Mobile Raw Programming and Unlocking (Nokia,Samsung,SE, BB,iPhone) 8. Nokia Sl3 Hash Decryption (Via Brute-force). I achieved sun certificate in 2005 and have 7 years+ experience as a sun certified java trainer. Skill range.. J2SE, J2ME , PHP ,SQL,Windows ,Mac,Linux ,Android,iOS, WordPress , HTML5,Automation,

Groups: Corona Labs
$7.78 /hr
7 hours
5.00
David F.

David F.

Experienced Systems Admin & Operator/Experienced V...

Portugal - Last active: 8 days ago - Tests: 7 - Portfolio: 1

I've worked for 10 years for Financial Institutions as a Systems Operator, being the last of those years as an outsourcer for Hewlett-Packard as an outsourcer for Governmental projects which provided me with a great capacity to be "client oriented" All those 10 years come with the technical and team work skills the job requires, as well as ITIL experience I also have around 10 year experience with Video Production, which from those 2 of them are using Adobe After Effects

$11.11 /hr
26 hours
5.00
Anthonette Jane Clerigo

Anthonette Jane Clerigo Agency Contractor

Christian Joomla Web Developer/ Graphic/Web Design...

Philippines - Last active: 06/03/2014 - Tests: 6 - Portfolio: 17

-Knowledgeable in computer troubleshooting, Software installation, Cisco Networking, Linux Environment -Operating Systems: Windows 98, 2000, ME, XP, Vista, Basic Linux (Fedora, Ubuntu Server , CentOs and Desktop), Red Hat Enterprise, Windows 7, Apple Mac Os X – Tiger, Snow leopard, Lion -Networking: FreePBX Administration Support, Openvpn setup, VLAN -Graphic design/Video Editing: Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Lightroom, Adobe Image Ready, ULEAD Animation,Adobe After Effects Macromedia Flash, Pinnacle Studio, Pro Show Producer, Cyberlink Power Director, Sony Vegas, Pulpmotion, iMovie, Screenflow, Bannerzest Pro, Illustrator, Basic Adobe Indesign -Web Development/Framework: Joomla CMS and Virtuemart, HTML, PHP, Flash Websites, Macromedia Dreamweaver, Wordpress, Basic Magento, osCommerce, Bigcommerce, Basic Drupal, Interspire Shopping Cart system, Jquery, Prestashop, Opencart -Web Development Platform: WAMP, LAMP, XAMPP, MAMP -Domain Control Panel: Cpanel, Plesk, Direct admin, Webmin, Kloxo • Virtual Machines: Virtual Box, VMWARE Fushion (MAC), VMWARE WORKSTATION (WINDOWS), Parallels,BootCamp (MAC) -Office applications: Word, Excel, PowerPoint, FrontPage, Publisher, Outlook, Visio, Project 2010, Pages Numbers, iWork 2011 and 2011( MAC) -Web Browser: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Opera, Netscape Communicator, Safari, Chrome, Rockmelt, Maxthon,UCweb

$33.33 /hr
190 hours
4.62
Eyob T.

Eyob T.

A reliable website designer, content writer & data...

Ethiopia - Last active: 1 month ago - Tests: 2

I am a Civil Engineer with more than 3 year of experience and I am also currently a first year student of Computer science at the University of People(UoPeople). I am a very gifted and experienced in Essay and Content writing ( Website Contents, blogs & creative stories) with a good researching skill to back it up. I have won 3 Essay competition during my college stay. For me, writing comes naturally and I do it just for the fun of it! I also have a long experience in language translation works specializing in English-Arabic, English-French, English-Amharic, English-Amharic, English-Oromo, English-Tigrigna and other Ethiopian and Semitic languages. So, if what your looking for is: - Interesting and well researched contents for your website & blogs - Interesting and moving stories - Language translation works - Other writing tasks We can make a good partners and you won't be disappointed! I assure you: I WILL NOT GIVE A PROMISE I CANNOT DELIVER!

$10.00 /hr
0 hours
5.00
Mate Nemeth

Mate Nemeth

Computer system maintainer

Thailand - Last active: 27 days ago

I have finished a technical school with (final exam) and Electronic knowledge, circuit board design and production, designing computer systems, compilation of computer configurations, testing, installing operation systems and softwares, system administration, setting permissions, network and printer sharing, making backups, router settings, IP cam installaton and settings, Windows and Linux server installing and configuration, using Adobe Photoshop, -After Effects, -Premiere, -Flash, Dreamweaver. HTML websites with CSS, 3D Studio Max, Sony Vegas, Microsoft Office I have worked as Sales advisor at Sony Hungary; IT Services – repair laptops, installing new configurations and servers, remote desktop, maintain corporate networks; Installing vehicle plate recognition IP cameras and laser sensors, set up the system on the Hungarian motorways and main roads for the government; Internet cafe - Serve foreigner customers, print, scan, copy, LAN party, Xbox games, Call Shop, writing CD/DVD;

$5.56 /hr
0 hours
5.00
Asim A.

Asim A. Agency Contractor

Drupal CMS & Android Developer

Pakistan - Last active: 1 day ago - Tests: 7 - Portfolio: 23

Professional Drupal CMS & Android Developer I have developed Web and Mobile Applications. I have worked in large software houses for 25 years. I deliver custom web sites, My themes are recognised by themeforest.com and neptunethemes.com. One of my theme has won awards. I am meticulous and detail orientated with pixel perfect designs. I also maintain and update sites. 3+ years of Drupal Development experience. I have worked with all major hosting companies like panetheon (My favourite, as it supports out of the box GIT), Rackspace, Amazon Cloud Servers, Digital Ocean, 1and1, Godaddy, Bluehost, Hostgator etc. Proficient with Drupal Commerce and Ubercart e-commerce solutions. Integrate Drupal with any platform. Proficient with Drupal Distributions like Open Atrium and Drupal Commons. I follow latest and best theming trends. All of themes are responsive and Mobile Friendly. My Designs and themes are original, eye-catching with a WoW factor. I don't do typical cookie cutter websites. I develop sites with SEO in mind. All of deployments results in increased traffic with proven case studies. I do not go around and bid for every project. I can be contacted any time. I am quite flexible in working hours and can adjust myself as per client. I do have a wonderful portfolio which shows my experience and act as a reference. In the end; as I am a developer, I carry a team of beautiful graphic designers with me. Quote: As a developer, I wish I could have extra 2 hours per day :)

$27.78 /hr
3,422 hours
4.98