Hire the top 3% of freelance Sys Admins.

Toptal is a marketplace for top Sys Admins. Top companies and start-ups choose Toptal Sys Admin freelancers for their mission-critical software projects.

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Tom Stanik

Sys Admin

Tom is a seasoned electrical/computer engineer with 15+ years of industrial engineering and coding experience, beginning with work at AT&T/Bell. He is a ded...icated, top-notch problem solver with proven ability to get the job done. 

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Diego Ballona

Sys Admin

In the past 10+ years, Diego's focus has been helping companies building technology-related products, mostly in mission-critical environments, such as finan...cial services and eCommerce. He has deep experience in leadership, software architecture, systems administration, software engineering, front-end engineering, and product development. 

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Oscar A. Jara

Sys Admin

Oscar is a top information systems engineer who has worked as a developer, system administrator, DevOps engineer, and university professor. He has extensive... experience with low-level software development and has worked with client-server, distributed, and fault-tolerant web architectures. He has been working as a DevOps engineer in recent years. 

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Martin Chikilian

Sys Admin

Martin has worked as a professional Python developer since 2007, although his career in IT began in 2001. He is a full-stack engineer, having administered o...perating systems and networks for so many years. His recent interests are web-development and Python (namely with Django). 

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Enrique Conci

Sys Admin

Enrique is a Senior Unix System Administrator with extensive experience in Linux, AIX, HP-UX and Solaris. He specializes in task automation and deployment o...f large applications. He has over 5 years of experience in leading system administration teams and about 12 years working on Unix-based systems. 

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Gergely Kalman

Sys Admin

Gergely is a versatile CTO with a wide variety of experience in a lot of different technologies. He is able to design systems from the ground up and carry t...hem through their lifecycle. Having managed his own tech team, he does not shy away from managing others or advising business decisions. 

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Rogelio Nicolas Mengual

Sys Admin

Rogelio is a versatile, positive, and self-motivated full-stack engineer with over twelve years of work experience in many programming languages, frameworks..., and platforms. He enjoys taking on new challenges and constantly strives to learn new skills. 

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Eduardo Roldan

Sys Admin

With more than 18 years of experience in syadmin/DevOps positions, there are few things that Eduardo have not seen or done yet, from compiling patched Linux... 1.3 kernels to containerization with Kubernetes, BSD jails, and multi-region cloud infrastructures. In the last few years, he has made automation with Python, Ansible, Saltstack, and Terraform his main strengths. Years in the telecommunications field makes him a networking expert as well. 

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Hire Sys Admins Seamlessly with Toptal

1
Talk to One of Our Industry Experts
A Toptal director of engineering will work you to understand your goals, technical needs, and team dynamics.
2
Work With Hand-Selected Talent
Within days, we'll introduce you to the right Sys Admin for your project. Average time to match is under 24 hours.
3
The Right Fit, Guaranteed
Work with your new Sys Admin for a trial period (pay only if satisfied), ensuring they're the right fit before starting the engagement.

FAQs

  • How are Toptal Sys Admins different?

    At Toptal, we thoroughly screen our Sys Admins to ensure we only supply experts of the highest caliber. Of the more than 100,000 people who apply to join the Toptal network each year, we accept fewer than 3%. You'll work with engineering experts (never generalized recruiters or HR reps) to understand your goals, technical needs, and team dynamics. The end result: expertly-matched talent from our network, hand-selected to fit your business needs.

  • What is the no-risk trial period for Sys Admins?

    We make sure that each engagement between you and your Sys Admin begins with a trial period of up to two weeks. This means that you have time to confirm the engagement will be successful. If you're completely satisfied with the results, we'll bill you for the time and continue the engagement for as long as you'd like. If you're not completely satisfied, you won't be billed. From there, we can either part ways, or we can provide you with another expert who may be a better fit and with whom we will begin a second, no-risk trial.

  • How fast can I hire Sys Admins through Toptal?

    Depending on availability and how fast you can progress, you could start your no-risk trial with a Sys Admin within 48 hours of signing up. Most of our engagements start within 2 weeks of discussing your project with us.

Tap Into World-Class Talent

  • Trusted Experts Only

    Trusted Experts Only

    All of our talent are seasoned experts who ramp up quickly, readily contribute as core team members, and work with you to minimize onboarding time.

  • The Right Fit

    The Right Fit

    We have a knack for matching you with the right fit. Start working with your new hire on a no-risk trial period, paying only if satisfied.

  • Scale as Needed

    Scale as Needed

    Hire in under 2 weeks and scale your team up or down as needed, no strings attached.

  • Seamless Hiring

    Seamless Hiring

    We handle all aspects of billing, payments, and NDA’s. Let us take care of the overhead while you focus on building great products.

  • Flexible Engagements

    Flexible Engagements

    Choose the engagement type that suits your needs — hourly, part-time, or full-time — with the ability to change anytime.

  • Expert Talent Matching

    Expert Talent Matching

    Focus on your project and enjoy support from your dedicated account executive and expert talent matcher.

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