Linux System Administrators & Developers

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Post your Linux system administration project on oDesk and find Linux experts and system administrators to assist you with your Linux server installation, configuration, maintenance and technical support tasks. These experienced consultants can manage your Linux network and infrastructure security or perform backups and security scans or updates and identify threats on your Linux OS system. They can also deploy web applications, eCommerce systems and content management systems on your Linux server, or migrate your virtual machine to a physical Linux server. You can also find a professional Linux sysadmin, experienced in system monitoring and control tools, to manage and optimize your Linux-based server farm.

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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Stewart C.

Stewart C.

Web Developer 18yrs+ Commercial Exp, ruby on rail...

United Kingdom - Last active: 10/01/2014 - Tests: 5 - Portfolio: 6

Looking to collaborate on web projects big or small. Have over 18 years commercial experience and am willing to contribute ideas as well as the hands-on stuff. Always on the lookout for challenging or unusual web projects where my technical creativity can be put to the test. Although my previous core competency is in the PHP field I have recent experience of large-scale Ruby on Rails projects and am looking to move further into this arena. I'm also competent with many front end skills such as javascript/coffeescript jQuery and have some knowledge of ExtJS.

$100.00 /hr
8 hours
5.00
John Jones

John Jones

Sr. Software Engineer

United States - Last active: 12/15/2014 - Tests: 2 - Portfolio: 2

Since 1991 I have focused on writing quality business software. My specialties are in the areas of finance, investing, and insurance. I have strong C#, Java/J2EE, C and C++ skills. I am comfortable developing for Windows, Unix/Linux, and mobile platforms. I have worked extensively with Microsoft SQL Server, Oracle and MySQL database management systems and am confident in my skills. While I do take on UI work, I spend most of my time on back-end services that are performant, scalable and fault tolerant.

$66.67 /hr
0 hours
5.00
Omid S.

Omid S.

Software Engineer (.NET Framework)

United Kingdom - Last active: 08/10/2013 - Tests: 2

I am a Computer Science graduate from the University of York (Top 100 in the world). I am interested in Web and Desktop application developement and can write quality programs in C#, Java, VB.NET, MS SQL, MySQL, JavaScript and PHP. I have also got experience with ASP.NET and Linux environment. I know UML, Object-oriented programming concepts, Algorithms and Data Structures Theory and Software Developement Lifecycles.

$38.89 /hr
10 hours
5.00
Aasmund Eikli

Aasmund Eikli

IT Management Consultant

Norway - Last active: 12/20/2014 - Tests: 1

I work daily as a Management Consultant at a large IT firm. My specific fields are in troubleshooting large enterprise networks for problems such as packet loss, slow response and faults. Combine this with solid server experience with many types of products and OSes, I am well equipped to see the larger picture, as is required when working in IT Management. More specific experience include: - Unix - Linux - Novell - Oracle - Some Microsoft Windows experience - A variety of fault and performance products such as NetQoS, CA Spectrum, CA eHealth, Network Instruments, Splunk, Netbrain, Packet Design

$111.11 /hr
0 hours
5.00
Rick G.

Rick G.

Senior Web Developer

Australia - Last active: 11/03/2012 - Tests: 8 - Portfolio: 3

I have many years experience developing both the front-end and server-side aspects of websites and applications using many industry-standard environments, languages and frameworks. I have led teams, coordinated projects, and managed sites from within digital agencies and independently; happily working on both large multinational content-managed sites and small bespoke company My full portfolio can be viewed at www.giner.co.uk. My commercial experience has involved projects using the following skills: Front-end development • HTML 5, XHTML, HTML 4, CSS, JavaScript, Ajax, VBScript, XML, XSLT • JavaScript libraries (JQuery, etc), Wordpress, Facebook Apps, Browser Extensions • Adobe, Macromedia, Microsoft (Photoshop, Dreamweaver, Expression Web, etc) • W3C Accessibility and Usability Standards, Web 2.0 Server-side development • PHP, Perl, Classic ASP, Visual Basic • MS SQL Server, MySql, Sybase, Oracle; T-SQL, P-SQL, SQR, Postgres • UNIX, Linux, Windows, Apache, IIS, Source-control Content Management Systems (CMS) • Wordpress, Joomla, Drupal, Lantern • Several bespoke systems written in ASP, PHP, and Perl

$100.00 /hr
7 hours
4.97
Ronny B.

Ronny B.

Programmer, Linux system administrator and technic...

Norway - Last active: 12/21/2014 - Tests: 9 - Portfolio: 4

I've spent the past decade honing my Linux administration skills, building web interfaces for services I run and developing utility software on OS X and iOS. I'm looking to build sensible, functional software and websites. My focus is on Go, Swift, Objective-C, PHP, HTML5 and JS with Linux, Apache, OpenVZ and Zimbra administration on the side.

$50.00 /hr
0 hours
5.00
Rowan Wilson

Rowan Wilson

Linux Consultant and Web Developer

United Kingdom - Last active: 07/04/2013 - Tests: 1

Hi, I'm an experienced Linux systems administrator and web developer. I have over 15 years experience supporting and developing systems in many areas of IT. I live in Cheshire near to Crewe in the North West of England and I'm available for hire for pretty much any Linux based administration task or web based development project. Thank you for reading my profile.

$50.00 /hr
5 hours
5.00
Bruno Gola

Bruno Gola

Python Programmer and GNU/Linux System Administrat...

Brazil - Last active: 03/13/2014 - Tests: 1 - Portfolio: 2

I'm mainly a Python programmer and GNU/Linux / *nix system administrator. I have some experience as a C programmer as well. I have experience with web programming and also with audio (ladspa/lv2 plugins and hosts), working for the http://portalmod.com project. I love writing system/utility scripts, chat robots and web crawlers as well :)

$33.33 /hr
0 hours
5.00
Oleg Vakheta

Oleg Vakheta

Go/Golang/Perl/MySQL/JavaScript Developer, Linux A...

Ukraine - Last active: 5 days ago - Tests: 9

I love Go, Perl and Linux )) Have more then 7 years experience in Perl developing, about 2 years in Go and I'm also passionate Linux administrator. Now I'm concentrated in developing for Web, using Go, Perl+fastcgi+nginx. I made many parsers, system scripts, web systems. My main directions in work: - Go (Golang), Revel, Martini, pure "net/http" for handling routes; - Perl developing ( web systems, scrapers/parsers, system scripts ); - Web developing, using: Perl, Javascript, Jquery, Ajax, HTML, CSS; - Linux administration; - MySQL server and queries optimization for high loading systems; - PostgreSQL - queries optimization, writing functions, triggers; - security audit; - SEO. I am open for new knowledge and critique.

$27.78 /hr
1,605 hours
4.62
Denis Suprun

Denis Suprun

Android Programmer | Developer

Russia - Last active: 1 day ago - Tests: 3

I have more than 5 year experience in software development for different platforms (Linux|Windows, Android|iOS) with different tools (C/C++|Java|Obj-C, Qt|MFC). More than for the last 2 years my primary field of work is Android Development. (GUI of any type of complexity(with animation)|SQLite|Contacts |Files|Multythreading|etc). As a responsible person and skilled professional I would like to use all my knowledge and experience to help you bring your ideas to Android platform.

$23.00 /hr
622 hours
4.96