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Theodor Samuelsson

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Phone number: 555-555-5555


Qualified and motivated Linux Administrator adept at installing and maintaining Linux servers, improving the server security, and providing technical assistance to colleagues and clients. Possess a Computer Science degree from a well-known university and excellent analytical and problem-solving skills. Theodor is presently seeking a Linux Administrator job with a forward-moving company.

Work experience

09/2017 - 09/2019, Linux Administrator, Mindwave Solutions, Inc., Melbourne, Australia
  • Configured and maintained Linux servers, managed multiple user accounts, and provided beneficial technical assistance to colleagues and clients.
  • Was responsible for and completed various admin duties and worked on the development and implementation of a new and more efficient file system.
  • Maintained and upgraded various hardware and software, resolved any network problems, and conducted regular backups.
  • Organized and managed relevant documents and records, collaborated with Software Developers and other IT professionals, and worked on the improvement of server security.
  • Awarded Employee of the Month for constantly performing exceptional work.


09/2013 - 05/2017, Computer Science, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia

GPA: 3.98 (Top 10% of the Program)

Clubs and Societies: Engineering Society, Film Society, TEDx Club

09/2009 - 05/2013, High School, Enskilda Gymnasiet, Stockholm, Sweden

Graduated with Distinction (Grade 1 - A/excellent equivalent in all 4 subjects)

The 2013 Best Graduate Award winner


Computer Skills
Microsoft Office
MySQL Workbench, cPanel
YaST, phpMyAdmin
CUPS, Cockpit
Interpersonal Skills
Analytical Skills
Communication Skills
Critical Thinking
Good Team Player
Time Management


09/2013 - 05/2014, First Year Representative, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia


10/2018, Linux Foundation Certified SysAdmin, Linux Foundation
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