CYRIL ("CY") S. E. SCHUBERT
Contact Information: Cyril S. E. Schubert
Experience Summary: Have over 28 years of IT experience, commencing in 1974 on
IBM 360, 370, and 390 equipment, to the present management of Sun, Compaq (formerly Digital), and Data General systems. This experience covers:
financial and engineering application development for a telephone company;
commercial software development for one of the world's largest software companies;
systems programming, technical support, and facilities management for both IBM mainframe and mission critical UNIX servers;
currently leading a team of seven individuals who manage and maintain over 200 UNIX servers.
FreeBSD developer at FreeBSD.org.
Team Leader of the Sun Team - 1996 to present. Supervisor responsible for up to nine staff. Responsible for the following platforms: SunOS 4.1.x, Solaris 2.x, Compaq Tru64-UNIX, Data General DG/UX, RedHat Linux, and FreeBSD. Additionally, the team was responsible for AIX, though no hands-on experience on that platform. Also responsible for instances of Apache Web server, INN (news) server, all Open Systems infrastructure services, including Legato and Veritas NetBackup services (no hands-on experience with NetBackup software).
UNIX System Administrator - 1993 to 1996. Led a team of up to two individuals responsible for SunOS 4.1.x, Solaris 2.x, Digital OSF/1, Data General DG/UX, Hewlett-Packard HP-UX. Also responsible for instances of NCSA Web server and a gopher server. Was transferred to BC Government when BC Systems was restructured to become a branch of the provincial government. Led the Sun team from 1994 to 1996.
MVS Systems Programmer - 1992 to 1994. responsible for MVS 4.3.0, JES2 4.3.0, IOF T7B, and STK 4400 ACS. Was project leader of two JES2 and IOF upgrade projects at this large shop, including the coordination of application testing. Was offered a permanent position after an initial consulting assignment through, and with the agreement of HTS HI-TECH Systems Ltd. As part of an employee transfer agreement when the facilities management contract with HTS HI-TECH Systems was not renewed
Consultant - 1987. Contracts included Government of New Brunswick - Senior MVS Systems Programmer; Alberta Health Care, Vancouver Stock Exchange, and Alberta Transportation - Application Developer.
Software Support - 1986 to 1987. Worldwide telephone and on-site support for ACT/1. Contracts included Western Canadian telephone and on-site support for 11 Sterling Software products.
Independent Contract Experience Summary:
Hardware Platform Summary: Sun Enterprise 300, 3500, 5500, and 6500;
Sun Ultra 450, Sun 1000 and 2000; Digital Alpha 3000-300, 400, and 600; Digital Alpha 2000, 2100, 4100, and 8200; Data General AviiON. Hewlett-Packard 9000/816, 9000/821; NCR 3447; IBM RS/6000 580; IBM PC class machines; IBM 360 through IBM ES/9000; Amdahl 470/V8, 5860.
Software Platform Summary: SunOS 4.1.x; Solaris 2.x; Digital OSF/1 through
Compaq Tru64-UNIX; DG/UX 5.4R3.10; Hewlett-Packard HP-UX A.09.04, B10.01; AIX 3.2; AT&T SVR4.2; FreeBSD; Slackware Linux; RedHat Linux; MS-DOS; Windows 95, NT; OS/2 1.1 through 2.1; DOS (pre VSE version), MVT, OS/VS2 through to MVS/ESA 4.3.0.
specialist at ITSD,
UNIX (Professional) - 1993 to present.
UNIX (independent hands-on) - 1989 to present.
MIT Kerberos V - 1996 to present.
SYS V and Berkeley print services - 1993 to present.
Legato Networker - 1994 to present.
Veritas NetBackup - exposure - 2000 to present.
OpenWindows and X administration - 1993 to present.
Motif administration - 1993 to present.
CDE administration - 1986 to present.
Kernel Firewalls (IP Filter, IPFW, IPFWADM, IPCHAINS) including
NAT - 1995 to present.
OS/2 usage, programming, and externals - 1989 to 1993.
MS-DOS internals - 1985 to 1993.
JES2, IOF, and SDSF internals - 1987 to 1993
MVS internals - 1981 to 1993.
MVS JCL (JES2 and JES3) - 1974 to 1994.
StorageTek 4400 Automated Cartridge System - 1992.
Training of junior MVS Systems Programmers - 1987 to 1989.
Training of junior UNIX Systems Administrators - 1995 to present.
Security -RACF and TSO GDSA - 1982 to 1986.
ACF/2 installation and maintenance - 1987 to 1989.
RACF Toolkit product - 1991.
Capacity planning - 1989 to present.
FreeBSD development team, FreeBSD internals - 2001 to present.
TCP/IP - 1993 to present.
HTML - 1995 to present.
Apache and NCSA Web Servers - 1995 to present.
Gopher server - 1995 to 1997.
Domain Name Services (DNS) - 1993 to present.
NNTP Server (
White Pages (PH) - 1995 to 1996.
C - 1987 to present.
C++ - exposure - 1987 to present.
Shell - Bourne, Korn, C (csh), and Bash shell programing -
1993 to present.
Perl - 1995 to present.
X11 (Athena) programming - exposure - 1994 to present.
Motif programming - exposure - 1994 to present.
IBM PC Assembler - 1986 to 1993.
IBM 360/370/390 Assembler 1974 to 1994.
VM/CMS, REXX and Xedit - 1984 to 1987.
MVS Cross Memory Services programming - 1989 to 1990.
TSO CLIST - 1974 to 1993.
Fortran - 1974 to 1986.
COBOL - 1974 to 1987.
PL/I - 1980 to 1987.
Basic - 1983 to 1992.
Installation and maintenance - 1984 to 1987.
Use - exposure - 1984 to 1987.
Word and Text Processing:
Staroffice - 1999 to present.
Nroff - 1989 to present.
DCF, Script, and GML - 1982 to 1996.
MS Word - 1995 to present.
DeScribe - 1993.
OfficeVision and PROFS - 1984 to 1995.
MH, Xmh, Exmh, and DXMail - 1993 to present.
Exchange and Outlook - 1995 to present.
Elm and Pine - 1993 to 1995.
Sun's and Mailtool - 1993 to 1994.
Sendmail configuration - 1993 to present.
Obtuse Systems SMTPD - 1996 to present.
Popper configuration - 1994 to present.
StarOffice - 1999 to present.
MS Excel - 1995 to present.
Oleo - exposure - 1995 to 1996.
Leader of Sun UNIX system administration team for BC Government -
1994 to present.
Lead Systems Programmer on JES2 conversion projects -
1992 and 1993.
Lead Systems Programmer,
1987 to 1989.
Lead applications developer, AGT - 1979 to 1982.