Patrik Mihalčin
http://mihalc.in/, mihalcin.patrik@protonmail.ch, +420 727 898 878

Software developer working remotely and interested in multiple aspects of software development.

  • I can help you to translate ideas into well-designed & tested code.
  • I love improving open source projects I use, see my github.
  • I generally enjoy working with Java & Spring stack, but I have no problem getting up to speed with any language or framework.
  • I regularly review code of my colleagues as part of merge requests
  • I seek to settle down on pragmatic solutions to given problems.
 

Current role

Software developer @ EmbedIT, remote, 2016 - present
  • I work on 4 projects: Merchants, Notifier, Loyalty & Statements
  • It entails solution design, implementation, testing, integrations with other modules, deployments
  • I started Merchants project from scratch applying Domain driven design principles and RESTful API design
  • I got to know a lot about Javascript, React and Redux when developing web UI
  • I set up continuous integration pipeline in Teamcity and Gitlab CI
 

Previous roles


Test automation lead @ Barclays Investment Bank, Prague, 2013 - 2016
I was leading test automation team which focus on BDD tests written in JBehave

Test automation developer @ RWE IT Slovakia, Košice, 2011 - 2013
Design and implementation of reusable scripts using HP QTP and Selenium
Support for automation of multiple technologies (Web, SAP, Java, .NET) and layers (UI, API, DB)

Skills

  • Java, Groovy
  • Spring stack (Boot, MVC, Core, Integration, Batch)
  • Domain driven design
  • Linux
  • Test automation, TDD, BDD, Spock, JBehave
  • Build: Maven, Gradle
  • Javascript, React
  • SQL
  • CI, Teamcity, Gitlab
  • Docker
  • Azure (IaaS)
  • Load testing, Gatling
  • Kanban

I work remotely in Slovakia now for almost 3 years
I worked in international environments based in Prague & Košice
I collaborated with folks from US, UK, Germany, Asia, etc.
I speak English (fluent), Slovak (native)