Personal statement

Hi, I'm Kelvin from Brazil. I'm 25 years old, currently working with Linux servers administration, with a broad knowledge within the area. My experience comes from several years working with web hosting and web development, where i was able to use programing languages such as PHP and Ruby. I'm very responsible when it comes to solo and teamwork. When this happens, i try to be the most professional guy, in order to help my team accomplishes key objectives. Also, this is a common thing i've been doing over the years in my career.

Talking about technical skills, I can name a few technologies that I have great experience, such as:


OS:
- Linux (red-hat/debian and derivatives)
- CloudLinux (CageFS, PHP Selector and db_governor)

Cluster high availability (HA) with cPanel:
- Master server and multiple slaves with database server as Google SQL (HA) or Rackspace Database (HA).

Virtualization:
- OpenVZ
- Docker
- SolusVM
- KVM (still studying)

Webserver:
- Apache
- Nginx (HTTP/2)

Database:
- MariaDB
- MySQL
- PostgreSQL

Control Panel:
- cPanel Server - CERTIFIED - System Tech II
- Webmin
- VestaCP

Technologies:
- DNS
- FTP Server
- Named
- Iptables (ConfigServer Firewall)
- SSHD (OpenSSH)
- ntpd
- OpenSSL
- Exim

Stacks:
- LAMP - Very Knowledge
- LEMP - Very Knowledge
- MEAN (still studying)

Mail Server:
- Zimbra (Z-PuSH, ImapSYNC and IMAPdedup) - Very Knowledge
- Exim with Amazon SES (It can be integrated with cPanel) - Very Knowledge

Monitoring/Troubleshooting:
- Sysdig
- Zabbix
- Graylog with Elasticsearch

Programing:
- Unix Shell Scripting

KelvinV.Soares


Education & Certification

Analysis & Systems Development

University Estácio de Sá

Student at this university, coming to the training and some projects completed throughout the course.

2013-2016


cPanel Base Certification: Technical

cPanel, Inc

cPanel Certification, Level 3 Technical Support, with vast knowledge in the management of servers with this panel.

2014-2016


Job Experiences

Support Analyst III

HostDime Brasil

Linux Server Administration facing web, with main focus on apache, mysql, nginx, ftp, dns server, exim and customer treatment.

2013 - present


Freelance System Administrator

oDesk - Upwork

Configuration and administration of the environments LAMP, LEMP, Cloud Server, cPanel/WHM, CloudLinux, Zabbix and Zimbra Mail Server. More than 170 hours worked, with 100% job successfully.

2015 - present


Sys. Admin Linux

Initial Corp, Inc

Care LAMP configuration of Linux Servers.

2015 - 2016


Web Development

Agência Digital Overactive

Website Development for web, with technologies like PHP and Ruby (Rails framework).

2012-2014


Technical Support

Word Games Informática

User support and maintenance of network and hardware.

2011-2013

Technical skills

LAMP/LEMP

93% Complete

Linux

85% Complete

Firewall

70% Complete

Zimbra Mail Server

83% Complete

Testimonials

Kelvin is a proactive and collaborative person that always helps the others and automates work processes, he have skills since sysadmin until developer, and also is a great workmate.

Ícaro Torres

iBLISS Security & Intelligence

Kelvin is a great guy i was able to work with. Very focused, and good at co-op tasks.

Renan Porto

HostDime Brasil