David Pflug

david@pflug.email Eustis, FL 32726
linkedin.com/in/davidpflug 352-729-1571

Summary

Flexible, process-oriented Linux System Administrator with extensive experience in process automation, server administration, and development. Resourceful, hands-on problem-solver with strong understanding of Linux systems, automation, and optimization of processes. Proven success working either as part of a team or individually to maintain a variety of systems for a diverse clientele. Capable of giving nontechnical users a workable understanding of technical systems. Expertise includes:

Linux System Administration Deployment Planning and Execution
Process Automation Development in several languages
Troubleshooting & Problem Solving Strong Communication Skills

Technical Skills

Languages
Shell Scripts, Python, Ruby, JavaScript, Lisp
Internet
HTTP, SSL, HTML5, DNS
Software
Ansible, Docker, Git, Nginx, Apache httpd
Databases
PostgreSQL, MySQL, MariaDB, SQLite
Additional
OOP, MVC, SDLC, RDBMS, VPNs

Professional Experience

Freelance

Central FL – Various Tasks – 2008-2018

This is a large range of tasks across the tech industry, from sysadmin to development (web and otherwise) to teaching to automation to devops. Larger jobs included below.

Better just to ask me about the things you’re interested in.

Appsulate

Boston, MA – Remote Contract Developer/Sysadmin – 2018

Worked with a team to develop a Linux distro for secure access to web apps. I helped streamline and troubleshoot their custom Python build process, improving build size by 30%, build time by 50%, and failures by an order of magnitude.

5th Judicial Circuit Courts of Florida

Tavares, FL – User Support Analyst – 2015-2018

Worked as part of a team to maintain the efficiency and functionality of a judicial system across 5 counties. Communicated with clients to understand problems and work to troubleshoot and develop successful, cost-effective solutions in a timely manner.

Design Interactive

Oviedo, FL – Contract IT Administrator – 2012-2013

Communicated with clients to understand problems and work to troubleshoot and develop successful, cost-effective solutions in a timely manner.

Go Convergence Digital

Orlando, FL – Sysadmin/Software Developer – 2010-2012

Developed products for companies under contract as well as managing, maintaining and deploying server operations.

Primal Innovation

Orlando, FL – Sysadmin – 2010

Communicated with clients to understand problems and work to troubleshoot and develop successful, cost-effective solutions in a timely manner.

Hashbang.sh

Digital – Volunteer Sysadmin – 2006-Present

A Digital Maker/Hackerspace, focused on learning, teaching, and creating open source technologies.

EDUCATION