Resume

Hello,

My name is Dave Russell Jr and I am an experienced Linux System Administrator. I have worked as both a Linux System Administrator and a Technical Support Team Manager. Additionally, I have owned and operated Create Azure, a web hosting and web development project, for approximately two years.

I appreciate your taking the time and interest in my resume, and I would be happy to take any inquiries from readers.

Sincerely,

Dave.

 

Work Experience

 

  • Work at Linode, LLC as Customer Support Specialist
  • Own and operate Create Azure (web development on contractual basis and system administration)
  • Worked as Linux System Administrator and Technical Support for Squidix, LLC for 4 years in Indianapolis, IN.
  • Worked as Linux System Administrator and Support Team Manager for SixServe for 3 years in Arlington, VA

 

Server Experience (Operating Platforms)

Approximately 8 years of experience with servers/industry equipment, primarily Linux.

 

  • RHEL (RedHat Enterprise Linux)
  • CentOS
  • Ubuntu
  • Debian
  • Gentoo
  • Arch Linux
  • Windows NT
  • Windows 95
  • Windows 98
  • Windows 2000
  • Windows 2003 Server
  • Windows ME
  • Windows XP
  • Windows VISTA
  • Windows 7
  • Windows 8
  • Windows 2012 Server
  • FreeBSD
  • OpenBSD

 

Software Experience (Server Software)

 

Approximately 8 years of experience with each of the following.

  • Apache
  • NGINX
  • OpenSSL
  • PostgreSQL
  • MySQL
  • ProFTPd
  • BIND
  • Dovecot
  • Exim
  • Postfix
  • cPanel/WHM
  • DirectAdmin
  • OpenSSH
  • ConfigSecurity Firewall (CSF)
  • ConfigSecurity eXploit Scanner (CXS)

 

Software Experience (Web Software)

 

At least 5 years of experience with all of the following, primarily WordPress and Magento.

 

  • WordPress
  • WordPress Network
  • Joomla
  • Magento
  • OpenCart
  • vBulletin
  • MyBB
  • phpBB
  • IP.Board
  • Dolphin
  • MediaWiki
  • PMWiki

 

Programming Experience

 

  • HTML5
  • CSS3
  • PHP
  • AJAX
  • ASP
  • C
  • C++
  • C#
  • Java
  • Bash Scripting
  • Python
  • SQL
  • Visual Basic