Patrick H.

Patrick H.

DevOps Engineer / Sr Linux SysAdmin / Developer

Sacramento, United States



What's the difference

I am an accomplished Systems Administrator with over 10 years professional experience building infrastructure and platforms for startups, small organizations, the enterprise data center and the cloud. My primary specialties are creating DevOps tool chains, building infrastructure for SaaS and PaaS and all things open source.

I began my career as a traditional software developer but saw my interests shift towards the intersection of systems and development - now what people refer to as DevOps. …


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Work History & Feedback

Linux VPS Admin for Rails 3 Project

37 hrs @ $27.78/hr
Earned $1,019
“Would definitely hire again.”


Server setup

2 hrs @ $60.00/hr
Earned $90
“Exactly what I needed, fast turn-around and good communication.”


Emergency AWS Administration

Fixed Price $70
“Patrick was awesome! I had an emergency situation with a site down on AWS, and he got right on it, worked nonstop until the site was back up, and was very easy to communicate and work with. I would definitely hire him again!”


LAMP Expert (CentOS/WHM/Nagios)

118 hrs @ $32.50/hr
Earned $3,819
“Patrick is an excellent system admin. Highly skilled, pro-active, efficient, professional, great communicator and seemingly indefatigable. If Patrick is an option, its simple: hire him.”


Setup of Amazon EC Server

2 hrs @ $32.78/hr
Earned $71
“Patrick is an outstanding provider. He was able to easily setup, configure and document the work I needed done. Absolutely top notch..will hire again.”


Chef for

24 hrs @ $27.78/hr
Earned $658
No feedback given


Moving CakePHP / MySQL Social App to AWS with CloudSearch, NewRelic & CloudFlare

80 hrs @ $60.00/hr
Earned $4,760
Job in progress

Cloud Architect/Admin

57 hrs @ $40.00/hr
Earned $2,213
Job in progress

AWS SysAdmin Needed

92 hrs @ $33.33/hr
Earned $3,066
Job in progress

Tests Taken
Name Percentile Score

Windows XP Test


oDesk Readiness Test for Independent Contractors and Staffing Managers