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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 oDesk, 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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oDesk Unix shell Jobs Completed Quarterly

On average, 14 Unix shell projects are completed every quarter on oDesk.

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Average Unix shell Freelancer Feedback Score

Unix shell oDesk freelancers typically receive a client rating of 4.88.

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Oleg Batishchev

Oleg Batishchev

Magento Jedi / Senior Web Developer / Consultant

Russia - Last active: 10 days ago - Tests: 6 - Portfolio: 9

Hello dear customer, Yes, I'm not wrong, cause after read that you will wanna to hire me ;) Well, now seriously ... I am a top rated highly experienced verified by oDesk web developer who has primary direction of activities in e-Commerce web-developing, in that case it's a Magento area. I'am an adept of Magento and if you don't know what is it and you wanna e-commerce site you have to contact with and I will explain how is Magento awesome. I have 3 years experience in Magento and 9 years total in PHP developing with an MVC, different CMS (Wordpress), frameworks (Yii, Zend) and other. I always stick to the coding standards and follow the best practices to provide seamless, readable and reliable code. Besides developing I have some administration skills to manage servers, automate routines and can improve performance of Magento backend and frontend as well. Also I can setup the server from a scratch. I prefer a stack for Magento consists of: Nginx, Php-Fpm, Redis, Apc, Mysql 5.5 (5.6) (Percona better), SOLR/Lucene/Sphinx. I prefer do not install any control panels but if required I would prefer ISP Manager 5 Lite. Magento related Experience and Services - Optimization, load improvements, speed up - Extension development and customization - Troubleshooting - Tweaks & tricks - Bulk importing. Do you have 100k products? It's not a problem - Store migration - AWS, Rackspace building an architecture of you infrastructure - Core upgrade - Magento recurring support - Bug/error fixing - Theme design and customization - Consultation - Code review I also have some basic skills in the desktop programming (C#) and some Photoshop skills. I'll be glad to new acquaintances and long-term cooperation. I have a team of developers and every day we are expanding. Just hard to write all things what I can do. I am easy learnable for new stuff (frameworks, custom systems, foreign code). My strong side is a backend developing and have a good knowledge of a frontend side: - HTML5/CSS3 - Bootstrap - jQuery - Ajax - WebSockets, Long polling - Prototype - ExtJS - Google API, Yandex API - many other things that I can't remember at this moment. Also in a less degree Angular, Backbone and other frameworks/libs. Communication Channel : Skype/Whatsapp/Email/Phone I have listed only a little part of my portfolio cause I have many jobs completed and I can't add every job to profile.

$45.00 /hr
1,120 hours
4.98
Fabrizio R.

Fabrizio R.

Linux system administrator - AWS / EC2 and Rackspa...

Italy - Last active: 1 day ago - Tests: 10 - Portfolio: 1

I am having more than 10 years of experience in Installing, configuring and administrating various type of *nix servers using various opensource and closed source software for various customer requirement in the industry. My major expert areas in summary:- #Cloud environment :- Amazon Web Services, VPS, Rackspace #Email deliverability: PowerMTA, Interspire #Operating Systems :- Redhat, CentOS, Ubuntu, Dabian, Gentoo, HP-UX, Aix, SunOS,. Windows workstations and Servers 2000, 2003, 2008 R2, etc., #TCP/IP networking :- Advanced ip routing, forwarding, filtering and firewall with Netfilter Iptables #servers :- Sendmail, Postfix, Dovecot, Courier IMAP, Squirrelmail, Roundcube, BIND, Apache, VSFTPD, DHCPD, Squid, Samba #Monitoring and remote admin :- Log analizing with Sarg,Monitoring serves with Nagios and icinga ,Remote desktop with FreeNX, Remote Admin SSh/Telenet #Scripting :- Bash scripting, Perl #Web and Database :- postgresql, MySQL, HTML #CMS: Drupal, Magento, Wordpress Thank you. Best Regards. Fabrizio

$50.00 /hr
1,341 hours
4.91
Geoff Hackworth

Geoff Hackworth

Experienced iPhone/iPad/Watch Software Engineer (N...

United Kingdom - Last active: 10 days ago - Tests: 17 - Portfolio: 13

I am a highly-skilled software engineer and computer science graduate with 23 years of professional experience. Software development is my greatest skill and I have an incredible attention to detail and perseverance in getting the job done, and done well. I've been developing native Objective-C iOS apps for over 3 years. I don't use tools like PhoneGap or Appcelerator. I have direct experience with Apple's policies, device capabilities and account management procedures from publishing my own apps (see my portfolio for screenshots and iTunes links). By hiring me you would benefit from my extensive skills and experience. Technologies change, but first-class analysis, design, development, testing and debugging skills can only be built from many years of hard work and real-life development experience. I work from home in a distraction-free environment using a Mac with dual 23" monitors. For good test coverage I own several iOS devices: iPhone 4S, iPhone 5, iPhone 5s, 1st generation iPad, 3rd generation iPad, retina iPad mini and iPad Air 2. I don't believe you can get the true "feel" of an app by just using the simulator. For client testing, I can use TestFlight to deliver builds throughout the project. Thanks for taking the time to read my profile. I'm looking forward to working with high-quality product designers and creating some great apps together.

$44.44 /hr
1,108 hours
5.00
David C. Toledo Sanchez

David C. Toledo Sanchez

Developer Android, Java ,J2EE

Peru - Last active: 5 hours ago - Tests: 10 - Portfolio: 39

Over the last 5 years, I have developed a wide range of android applications and 2 in iphone, and I have 12 years from experience development in java and Java Applications Server . I am seeking opportunities to build new android apps. Android Skills: Advanced UI Design , SQLlite, Google Map Api1, Api2, In App Billing, Fragment, Sherlock Fragment, Facebook Api, Twitter API, Json , Rest Webservice Integration, QR Code, Background Service, GPS Service, Bluetooth Integration, Admob, OAuth, Urbain Air Ship, Push Notification, FTP Server API, Photo Gallery, RSS Feed Reader, Widget Api, WallPaper Live Framework, IME Keyboard, Audio/Video Steam, Git, SVN, LibGdx, Eclipse, etc

$40.00 /hr
7,027 hours
4.78
Igor S.

Igor S.

Linux sysadmin, cloud deployments specialist

Czech Republic - Last active: 5 hours ago - Tests: 9 - Portfolio: 1

I would like to offer you my deep knowledge of servers hardware and software, which allows me to fine-tune servers according to their roles, and my ability to anticipate and solve problems in shortest time possible. No Windows please, Unices only, Linux preferrable. Lately my main point of interest has shifted to deploying and maintaining web projects in cloud environments. I am developing monitoring / management tool ( http://m-script.org ) and supporting existing installations, but I am very well familiar with all well known alternatives from both monitoring and cloud management side, so no problem to implement any of them. The point is, I know very well how it works. And how it doesn't, too :) I am interested in any system administration work, especially in cloud environments. The more challenging you setup is going to be, the better. Automated scalability, cross-clouds deployments, combination of traditional and dynamically scalable resources, DNS/Geo balancing - everything is possible, just let me know your needs.

$40.00 /hr
6,677 hours
4.88
Antoan M.

Antoan M.

PhD in Computer Science

Bulgaria - Last active: 5 days ago - Tests: 13 - Portfolio: 5

If you are stuck and the deadlines are near. If you need the job done fast - send me a message! I have 20 years experience leading Software Design and Software Development teams. I am results-driven, customer-focused, analytical Software Engineer. I am strong in design, integration and problem solving skills. I have worked in various programming languages and platforms including social networking. I follow SDLC lifecycle process and methodologies. The end product is always highly scalable solution. http://githelp.us/

$70.00 /hr
1,542 hours
5.00
Devon Kurland

Devon Kurland

Linux System Administration Professional

United States - Last active: 5 hours ago - Tests: 3

With over 7 years of experience, I am prepared to tackle the most challenging requests in the wonderful realm of Linux and the web at large. I have experience not only with Linux, but also with Windows and Mac OS X. I also have a working knowledge of SQL, python, bash, and perl.

$50.00 /hr
1,922 hours
5.00
Ilya N.

Ilya N.

System Administrator / DevOps

Russia - Last active: 5 hours ago - Tests: 11

12+ years of experience in administration of servers powered by the Linux and FreeBSD operating systems. Full time independent contractor during the last 4 years. * CentOS, Debian, RHEL, Ubuntu; FreeBSD, OpenBSD * AWS, Digital Ocean, Hetzner, Linode * Ansible * Apache, lighttpd, nginx, uWSGI * MySQL, MariaDB, PostgreSQL * Postfix, Dovecot, Postgrey, SpamAssassin, ClamAV, OpenDKIM * Docker, KVM, libvirt, LXC, OpenVZ, Vagrant, VirtualBox, Xen, FreeBSD jails * DNS: BIND, NSD, PowerDNS * LVM, DRBD, Heartbeat * Load balancing: haproxy, keepalived, nginx * Quagga, Open vSwitch, iptables, ipfw, pf, bonding, bridging * VPN: StrongSwan, OpenVPN, Racoon * Sensu, Nagios, Munin, SmokePing, Monit, Collectd * SAN: HP MSA, IBM DS * Backups: duplicity, rsnapshot, bacula * Python (Boto, Django, Scrapy), Ruby, shell, PHP * cPanel/WHM, WHMCS (designed and developed from scratch a registrar module for an unsupported domain registry)

$50.00 /hr
1,701 hours
5.00
Don Beer

Don Beer Agency Contractor

19 yrs - Developer, Analyst, DBA, Sys Admin, Consu...

Canada - Last active: 1 day ago - Tests: 8 - Portfolio: 2

Over the past 19 years, I have developed Oracle database information systems using SQL, PL/SQL, Powerbuilder, VB and Unix scripts; developed websites using HTML, DHTML, XHTML, CSS, PHP, CodeIgniter, Ajax, Javascript, Java and MySQL; and worked as an Oracle DBA. My primary skills lie in Oracle and MySQL database design, application programming, and website development, and I am seeking opportunities to develop database applications and build websites. In addition, I have experience in Object-Oriented Design and Development, Systems Analysis and Design, data transformation (ETL) for application conversion projects, Quality Assurance, Business Continuity Planning, Server and Database Security and digital graphics using Photoshop and other graphics tools. I have also shared my knowledge in database management and design, network administration and design, quality assurance and website development as a college professor. I view the transfer of knowledge to buyers as an important part of projects in order to promote my clients continued success.

$100.00 /hr
6,098 hours
4.88
Nitin S.

Nitin S. Agency Contractor

Solutions Architect, Linux Administrator, AWS Ninj...

Australia - Last active: 5 days ago - Tests: 1 - Portfolio: 3

Melbourne based System Administrator with expertise in Linux Server optimization, security and service deployment on VPS/Physical, Cloud Platforms(AWS,Rackspace). I believe in getting the job done with the best possible quality. Period. Clear timely communication with the clients and their team is always my priority. I have been working with all the major providers: Rackspace, Amazon, Softlayer, Godaddy, Hostgator, Bluehost, Linode, DreamHost, Mediatemple, Lunarpages. Expertise in Linux Administration is as follows (but not limted to) Server Distributions: RedHat, Centos, Fedora, Debian, Ubuntu, Gentoo, Suse, Mandriva, Opensuse, Knoppix, Slackware. Web servers: Apache, Lighttpd, Nginx, Tomcat File servers: Proftpd, Pureftpd, Vsftpd, Sftpd, TFTP, NFS, Samba DNS servers: Bind9, MyDNS, NSD Mail servers: Postfix(TLS,SASL), Exim, Sendmail, Qmail, Dovecot, Courier. Logging services: Syslog, Rsyslog, Syslog-ng Proxy servers: Squid(forward and reverse proxy), nginx, pound, lighttpd. Firewalls: Iptable scripts and Advance Policies Firewall with bruteforce detection. Firewall configuration: NAT, IP Masquerade Jabber servers: Openfire, Ejabberd, Djabberd Database servers: MySQL, Postgresql Backup: Bacula, bash scripts. VPN: PPTP Virtualisation: Openvz/Virtuozzo, Xen, Qemu, KVM, VMware Server, Parallels Workstation, Virtualbox headless, HyperVM. Monitoring: Nagios, munin, zabbix, zenoss Automation: Puppet(fan), custom bash scripts. Revision control: Git(fan), Subversion Package management: yum, rpm, dpkg, aptitude, apt-get, emerge Security: Nessus, John The Ripper, Tiger, PGP, GPG, nmap, Openvas, Snort, Ettercap, arpwatch, SSH, SSL, TLS, TCP Wrappers, Ethereal, dsniff, tcpdump, portsentry, rkhunter, chkrootkit, clamav, SPF, Spamassassin, domain keys. Cloud computing: Amazon (EC2, EBS, S3, CloudWatch), Rackspace services. Assessment tools: sar, vmstat, iostat, mpstat, netstat, iptraf, iftop, lsof, ntop, serverstats Misc services: NTP, Cups, DHCP, Dnsmasq

Associated with: ProServerHelp
$70.00 /hr
1,814 hours
5.00