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Senior QA Automation Engineer/SDET

Kiev, Kiev Oblast, Ukraine
December 21, 2018

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QA Automation Engineer


Mobile phone: +380-**-**-**-*** (main contact)

Address: Kyiv, Regeneratorna str., house 4, app 14-178


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- Develop relationships that foster collaboration and stimulate innovation across the Scrum teams.

- Lead test automation instrumentation efforts including hiring QA engineers, prioritizing automation work, and building reusable, maintainable automation code.

- Actively train and mentor the QA team in automation.

- Have strong understanding of Quality Assurance principles, models and phases of SDLC as well as defect life cycle, have skills to investigate an issue, isolate its probable cause, and provide a reliable method for reproducing the issue.

- Development of test plans, test strategy, test cases and other project artefacts connected to QA activities, requirements analysis and technical customer support.

- Motivated and with goals of improvements in various of areas of technical and non-technical skills, interested in continuous personal advancement and ready to invest time and effort in learning new technologies and obtain new skills.

- Proactive, organized, team player, innovative and enthusiastic, communicative. Capable of working either alone, or with a team.

- Self learning person, fast-learner, big stack knowledge of various technologies.


2018 (January) – Present time

Employer: GlobalLogic. (

City, country: Kyiv, Ukraine

Project description: Network device firmware development for international semiconductors corporation client.

Responsibilities and Tasks: Write and support automated tests on different network levels (Python + .Net), as well as create test documentation and educate new team members.

Achievements: Successfully support collaboration in multilingual international and intercontinental development team

2017 (April) – 2018 (January)

Employer: Certent Inc. (

City, country: Kyiv, Ukraine

Department, position: QA Automation Engineer in Equity Management team

Project description: Portal for administration and support equity management for public and private companies and portal for participants, based on Angular framework, with Oracle DB in back-end.

Responsibilities and Tasks: Write and support automated tests on UI level (Selenium Webdriver + C# +, support CI processes (TFS and TeamCity), with DB-level based supporting tests (Oracle DB connection)

Achievements: Change test automation framework status from 300 flaky tests to 1600 stable functional regression tests with nice coverage of important portal functions in a short time (in first five months)

2015 (November) – 2017 (April)

Employer: Diebold Nixdorf (, recently Wincor Nixdorf

City, country: Kyiv, Ukraine

Department, position: QA Automation Engineer in NAMOS Cloud team

Project description: Cloud-oriented secured retail web-application for fuelling stations, based on microservices architecture, with Angular framework + Kendo-UI as frontend and RabbitMQ, MSSQL and RedisDB in back-end (intended to replace desktop "old" application).

Responsibilities and Tasks: Sprint planning for QA team, Test planning, Test-design, write and support automated tests on UI level (Webdriver + C# + JavaScript injections + NUnit2 and HP LeanFT + C# + NUnit3 + HP ALM), DB-level automated tests (.Net Entity Framework + NUnit), and REST API testing

Achievements: Build test automation framework with nice coverage of functional regression tests

2010 (July) – 2015 (November)

Employer: Ciklum, Webforum AD (

City, country: Kyiv, Ukraine

Department, Position: QA Engineer

Description of Project: SaaS application with project management and document management functions with elements of internal CMS, using KendoUI for web-client and MSSQL and .Net framework in back-end

Teams size: 7 developers, 1 production database administrator, 2 BA and 1 QA

Clients: Webforum/Aducera services

Responsibilities and Tasks: Manual testing and test-design as main task; create automation regression (WebDriver + C# + MSUnit) tests from scratch as additional task from 2012 year.

Achievements: Support of development high quality level web application and that helps to win tenders with big customers

2009 (September) -2010 (July)

Employer: Rabota International (

City, country: Kyiv, Ukraine

Department, Position: Product Development/QA Engineer

Description of Project: Head-recruiting web portal

Teams size: 4 developers, 1 interface designer, 1 SEO analyst, 1 product manager, 1 QA

Clients: Marketing Department of Rabota International

Responsibilities and Tasks: Manual testing

Achievements: Support of development in time of big strategic changes, increase level of customers support and reduce feedback time

2008 (March) -2009 (June)

Employer: Finport Technologies (

City, country: Kyiv, Ukraine

Department, Position: QA Department/QA Engineer

Description of Project: Mainly framework-based document workflow systems (as desktop projects) and some internal web-portals. Teams size: From 3 to 7 (1-2 QAs, depends on project).

Clients: Main clients: Bayer Crop Science, Raffaisen Bank Aval, General Procurator of Ukraine and Ukrainian Department of Bankruptcy.

Responsibilities and Tasks: Manual desktop and web testing

Achievements: Prepare detailed documentation and test artefacts, support in acceptance testing from customer side


Foreign languages:

English: Intermediate/Upper Intermediate

Programming Languages:

C#: Main “work” programming language for the creation of automation frameworks and tools from 2010 till 2017, mostly for web-based projects

Python: using for creating automation framework over embedded projects

PHP/JavaScript: Support and update the personal WordPress-based blog

Java: can understand code, have little experience in Android applications development









WordPress: Basic knowledge level for self-support


MySQL: Queries execution

MS SQL Server Management Studio: Queries execution, basic T-SQL knowledge

Also, has some experience with NoSQL DB

Development Tools:

MS Visual Studio

Atom/Vim/Visual Studio Code/Sublime

JetBrains IDEs (Rider, PyCharm, IntelliJ IDE)

NodeJS, bash, Powershell – basic knowledge

Operating Systems:

Windows XP-10: Experienced user

Ubuntu (desktop and server editions): More or less experienced user

Android: Applications manual testing

iOS (mobile and desktop): Applications manual testing

Test-Case Management Tools:

Testlink 1.9.11


MS Test Manager

TFS 2015

Test Automation Tools:

Selenium (WebDriver): Use to make regression tests (average knowledge).

Winium.Cruciatus (Desktop automation)


Virtualization Tools:


Docker containers



MS Visual Studio Android/Windows Phone emulators


Defect Tracking Systems:

TestTrack: Beginner admin level (last year when use in work 2009)

Mantis: Use (at work) and administrate (personally)

Jira: General test-tracking tool

TFS for test-cases and Defects tracking


Role: Reviewer

Organisation: Packt Publishing

September 2014 – February 2015 (6 months)

Preproduction review of "Learning Selenium Testing Tools, Third Edition"


Dates: 2002 – 2008

Study Mode: Internal (Daily)

Name of Institution: National Technical University of Ukraine “Kiev Polytechnic Institute”

Address: 37 Peremohy Avenue, Kiev 03056, Ukraine

Faculty: Institute of Physics and Technology Qualification: Applied Physics


Date of Birth: 1984-04-28

Place of Birth: Severodonetsk city, Lugansk region, Ukraine

Marital status: Married

Children: Daughter (2006)

Private entrepreneur from 2010

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