Andrew Bezzub

E-mail: andrew [at]
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Technical Environment

Languages: Ruby, Javascript, C#
Web: Rails, Web Services, REST, JQuery, CSS, HTML, ASP.NET
Databases: No SQL (Azure storage), MS SQL Server, Postgres, Oracle
.NET: .NET Framework (2.0 - 4.5), Data Services, ASP.NET Web API, Threading, TPL, LINQ, Windows Services
Cloud: Windows Azure
Development process: Agile, Scrum, TDD, Unit tests, Git

Professional Experience

Staff Engineer @ Upstart

July 2013 - Present

Environment: Ruby, Rails, Javascript, AngularJS, RSpec, Cucumber

Upstart is a two-sided market that connects investors to young adults looking to raise money and mentorship in exchange for a percentage of their future personal income.

Senior Software Development Engineer @ Microsoft

August 2011 - July 2013

Environment: C#, .NET, Windows Azure, TPL, ASP.NET Web API, REST, TDD/Unit tests

I worked in Microsoft Mediaroom team on development of next generation TV platform.

Software Development Engineer @ FrontRange Solutions

February 2011 - August 2011

Environment: C#, .NET, ASP.NET, T-SQL, Ext JS, Javascript

I worked on design and development of SaaS web application for IT service management. It is a highly customizable CMS system that allows to track all tasks of IT department and handle interaction with clients.

Software Development Engineer @ Akvelon

September 2010 - February 2011

Environment: C#, .NET 4.0, ASP.NET, WPF, Windows Azure, Oracle

I worked on desktop application with rich graphical interface which provided an ability to make a plan of terminal yard with objects (buildings, containers, docks, rail tracks, etc.). I was responsible for design and implementation of the application including:

The other project I worked on was a trial account request system:

Senior Software Developer @ Direct EDI, Inc.

July 2009 - August 2010

Environment: C#, .NET 3.5, ASP.NET, ADO.NET, Windows Services, WWF, WinForms, Web Services, WCF, Javascript, JQuery, XML, XSLT, XSD, T-SQL, ASP, VB

Designed and developed SaaS and enterprise products for electronic data interchange provider.

I started in a team that worked on new version of Web EDI system - web interface that allows to send/receive various electronic documents:

After our team released the first version of the new WebEDI system I joined another team which worked on enterprise products. I took part in development and troubleshooting of other products:

Also I performed a role of team leader on rotational basis and:

Software Development Engineer, Contractor

October 2008 - July 2009

Environment: C#, .NET 3.5, LINQ, ASP.NET, WCF, Web Services, WinForms, XML, XSD

Worked on a framework for development of web and desktop applications.

DB Best Technologies (Microsoft Corporation vendor)

I worked on Microsoft SQL Server Migration Assistant product family. SSMA is a tool to automate migration of databases from different platforms (Sybase, Oracle, MS Access) to MS SQL Server. I participated in several releases of Oracle and Sybase versions of SSMA.

Software Development Engineer

June 2006 - September 2008

Environment: C#, .NET 2.0, ADO.NET, XML, JavaCC

Designed and implemented features for Tester subsystem (analyses quality of migration by comparing original database to the database created with the tool):

Software Development Engineer in Test

February 2006 - June 2006

Environment: C#, .NET 2.0, ADO.NET, XML

Mostly I worked on automated regression tests using internal framework. Tests were implemented with .NET Framework and C#:

QA Engineer @ QArea Inc (part-time)

June 2004 - February 2006

Environment: C++, Perl

Tested Salford Systems's data mining products.


M.S. Computer Science
B.S. Applied Mathematics
Kharkiv National University of Radio Electronics, Ukraine