Stepan Patryshev
Software QA Engineer

E-mail:; phone: +359-879-853-538; Skype: happystepan

Career Summary
Expert in Software QA with 13 years in SQA Engineering, and 3 years in Software Development.


localization testing; test plans/cases development and execution, Gherkin.

ISTQB foundation level certificate.

Mercury Quality Center.

Together Architect, Apache, Derive.

Work Experience

Testing column-oriented DBMS engine Columnstore for MariaDB.

Customer issues and defects investigating and reproducing.

Tested Big Data service platform for financial risk management platform with lots of flows and source systems. System integration testing; regression testing of front- and back-end. Performance testing. RIT and Python scripts, SQL and XQueries. Monitored Solace queues in SolAdmin. Sent JMS-messages by HermesJMS. Prepared test data including XML. Verified fixes. Executed and developed test cases including Gherkin. Wrote test completion reports. Calculated test runs statistics from ALM by SQL and VBA. Prepared the platform for several releases.

Lead Software QA Engineer.
Integration, regression testing of credit deals maintenance system. Developed integration test cases.

Lead Software QA Engineer.
Tested loyalty system for a large passenger rail carrier.  Functional, regression testing. Customer issues root cause analysis. Web services testing. Wrote test cases and checklists.

Prepared the system for two releases.

Applied Materials ( Software QA Engineer.

Tested SCADA systems. Fix verification; identification and submitting of defects. Development and execution of regression test plans. Functional, UI and localization testing. Configured different products including equipment simulators. Administered simulators for testing environments including configuring and creation of virtual machines (VMWare and HyperV).

( Senior QA Engineer.

Tested document capture and imaging client-server modules, installer (European and Asian localizations), and web services. Developed test plans and test cases. Functional, UI, acceptance testing. Wrote VBA scripts. Worked with VMWare Workstation, SOATest, and sniffers.
As a member of SW QA team I prepared for release several product versions.

Tested Eclipse plugin integration of requirements management system Caliber. Designed and implemented test cases for Java code UML modeling (round-trip engineering) in Together Architect.

Tested internet payment technology Yandex.Money. Designed and implemented test plans. Performed functional, load, stress, integration, recovery testing. I was acting as Head of Test Department, organizing and managing a team of several members.

Prepared for release several versions of system products. Trained 7 new software test engineers.

Developed a platform for online streaming video. Major contributor to the product version 1 release.
Worked with: PHP, SQL, JavaScript.

Performed test plans and test cases for a communication platform, prepared product status reports.

( Programmer.

Major contributor to significant improvements in a banking system, it was successfully launched in a large European bank. Worked with Progress 4GL.


University (
Major: Computer Science, Computer-aided design (CAD).


Key Strengths
Diligent, accurate, scrupulous.

Photography, music, travel.

August 27, 2018.