Resume of Andrew Buldyzhov for IT

Objective

Learn cutting-edge technologies by combining my skills as a Technical Project Manager and Software Engineer in challenging projects.

Advantages

  • Software engineering and project management alloyed in 20+ years of experience;
  • 25+ years of devotion to IT;
  • strong DevOps and cyber-security skills;
  • combination of entrepreneurial (ambition, initiative) and corporate (team spirit, discipline) values;
  • experience of working in international companies, while living abroad too;
  • fluent and versatile business and technical English.

Working experience

2019–… H-X Technologies LLC. Chief Information Officer.

  • Interact with international customers.
  • Develop the company’s website content.
  • Develop technical documentation.
  • Participate in strategic planning.
  • Perform staff coaching and training.

2019–… GeeksForLess Inc. Business Analyst.

  • Provide the bridge between business and development.
  • Serve as a liaison between stakeholders and users.
  • Analyze the structure of a business, identify the problems and goals.
  • Perform requirements analysis.
  • Prioritize initiatives based on business needs and requirements.
  • Provide reference by writing documentation.
  • Oversee the implementation of new technology and systems.
  • Run workshops and training sessions.

2014–2019 GeeksForLess Inc. Technical Project Manager.

  • managed software development of websites and web applications according to Agile/Scrum methodology;
  • managed the team of 8 developers;
  • daily interacted with customers from Northern America;
  • developed detailed technical documentation in English;
  • initiated and ran English Club for Project Managers and HR specialists;
  • used modern IT tools: Docker, AWS, JIRA, Asana, Trello, Confluence, FishEye, Selenium, SVN, Git, Jenkins, Figma, etc.

2005–… AT Engineering. Founder, Software Engineer.

  • established a start-up business;
  • brought constant international and local outsourcing partners;
  • 100+ industrial automation projects completed with an average capacity of 500 man*hours;
  • developed and maintain the team’s website in CMS WordPress and SSH server in Ubuntu Linux;
  • developed projects in Java SE and Python 3.

2002–2005 GEA Grasso International B.V. Project Engineer.

  • training in the Netherlands with a total duration of 4 months;
  • completed 14 software projects in the automation of industrial refrigeration;
  • performed software commissioning: 8 sites in Ukraine, 2 in Poland, 1 in Greece, and 1 in Egypt.

2002–2003 Ukrainian State Maritime Technical University, junior scientific associate.

  • taught 2 groups of students with a total number of 30 persons, conducted laboratory works.

1999–2002 AMICO LLC. Software Engineer.

  • designed and produced 6 HMI projects utilizing NI LabVIEW, MS Visual C++, and WinAPI;
  • participated in commissioning of measuring systems at oil-and-gas enterprises;
  • administered the network of 26 computers under Windows 95, 98, NT 4.0 and XP Pro;
  • participated and delivered a lecture in English at an international scientific and technical conference MARIND’2001 in Varna, Bulgaria.
  • produced engineering documentation in MS Word and AutoCAD;
  • instructed mechanical and electrical designers in computer-aided design;
  • composed exhibits and represented the company at 2 national and 1 professional exhibitions held in the capital.

summers of 1997 and 98 Allied Support JV, TCO (branch of US Chevron), Kazakhstan. Training.

  • worked as an office assistant, interpreter, and passenger transportation dispatcher.

Professional software skills

  • Specialized software for industrial automation (Siemens, Schneider Electric, Mitsubishi, etc.).
  • Basic Java SE and Python 3 using IntelliJ IDEA and Visual Studio Code.
  • Office applications at the level of creating macros and add-ons. LibreOffice, MS Visio, MS Project.
  • Strong knowledge of MS Windows, average (but growing) knowledge of Linux.
  • Good knowledge of networks, administration, and information security utilities.
  • Good skills in Adobe Photoshop, Corel Draw, Adobe Illustrator.
  • Basic web-design and web-programming skills.

Education

1996–2003 Ukrainian State Maritime Technical University.

  • post-graduate study in “Mathematical modeling and computational approach”;
  • received M.Eng qualification of engineer-electrician in “Fine mechanics instrumentation”;
  • defended diploma titled “Automation and control system in the plant for processing plastic wastes into alternative liquid fuel”, in English.
  • received basic higher education and bachelor’s degree in “Instrumentation”, graduated with honors and obtained a distinction.

Strong qualities of character

  • Good self-control and balance.
  • Good organizing skills.
  • Self-management.
  • Non-monetary motivation and strategic goals.
  • Team-worker, leader qualities.
  • Creative problem-solving and result-oriented approach.
  • Broad outlook.

Personal info

Married, 3 children.
Good health. Since the year 2000, never missed more than 1 working day in a row because of illness, not more than 10 days in total.
Current place of residence – Nikolayev, Ukraine.
Languages: Russian – native. English, Ukrainian – fluent.
Hobbies: English, psychology, pedagogy, table tennis, ultimate Frisbee, basketball, bike, swimming, running, yoga, hiking, football, volleyball.

Contact info

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