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Filip Tvrdoň

Learn and work hard, than let the results come :)


My name is Filip, and even though I am a student, I have worked since my early teens. I believe that the variety of jobs I used to do when I was a youngster helped me to shape my personality, my humbleness and respect for work.  I believe in hard work, professionality and honest approech to every job position.
I hope You will like my CV . In that case I am looking forward to meeting You!


"Many of life's failures are people who did not realize how close they were to success when they gave up."

- Thomas A. Edison

Work Experience

Jan 2014Present

Operations / Testing Supervisor


Acitivities within various departments:

IT: application testing, bug reporting in JIRA, improvement suggestions, brainstorming etc. (WIKI, Atlassian). Work delegation to other team members (testing, support tasks).
Sales: assistance with sales activities and campaigns in Europe, establishment of contacts in Europe (Baltic countries), follow up, collection of information, researches, meetings and calls arrangements etc.
Operations: translations (from English and Russian  to Slovak and vice versa), proofreading (websites, text materials), online support (LiveAgent), account preparation, show-cases etc.
Other: organisation of production of advertisement materials (stands, counters, folder, T-shirts, pens, notebooks, USBs, ets.)
ADR/ODR: Advanced knowledge of the ADR/ODR sector, mechanisms and basic knowledge of related EU legislation.

Apr 2011Nov 2013

English Teacher in private language school


Teaching English to students of various language levels (Beginners - Advanced)
Conversation classes
Business English
Preparation and development of educational materials
Examination of students, language test-outs.
Job interviews with potential English teachers.

Nov 2010Apr 2011




Sep 2014Present

Russian and Eastern European Studies - Master studies

Philosophical Faculty of Comenius University, Bratislava
Russian language exam on B2 level
Advanced Russian culture and civilization
Advanced Russian literature
Advanced Eastern European culture and civilization
Sep 2011Jun 2014

Russian and Eastern European Studies - Bachelors Degree

Philosophical Faculty of Comenius University, Bratislava
Russian language exam on B1 level
Russian culture and civilization
Russian literature
Eastern European culture and civilization
Sep 2003Jun 2011

High School (Grammar School)

Gymnázium L. Sáru, Bratislava

English B2
French B1

Language Skills 


3+ years experience teaching English to Slovak students.
English as a communication language at workplace.


5  years of Russian language courses
2 months stay in Moscow, Russia
Multiple trips to Russian speaking countries                                                             basics of business Russian

Translation Skills

Classes on translation theory and practice (RU).
Experience with translations from/to Russian (general, business and poetry).
Experience with translations from/to English (general, business).
Translations of books from English to Slovak (lifestyle and exercise).

My Strenghts (Why You should employ Me)

Obstacle-immunity - I look for solutions, no matter the problem. I don´t believe in "impossible".
Result-driven - like to finish my work and see the results
Effectiveness - I always aim for the best ratio between the results and the time spent
Quality-over-quantity mindset
Challenger - I like challenging tasks that can test my abilities
Team player but also a lone wolf
Rather ask for work or find some instead of sitting doing nothing
Follow  - I can recognize a leader and follow him/her as long as I see that I can learn something
Lead - I can and like to lead in situations when I have the neccesary expertise
Self-Confident - I am aware of my abilities and knowledge and try to improve them
Humble - I am also aware of my weak points and I do not try to hide them, but to improve them.

Interests and Achievements

The most important change in my life was when I fully recovered ater shoulder injury and its consequences. Afterwards I started doing martial arts (after an attack) and later I became interested in fitness and weight training. Soon I changed my field of interest and started working out with my own bodyweight . At this time I train 6-8 times a week and my training consist of Muay Thai, gymnastics, parkour, street-workout/calisthenics, bicycle, mobility and stretching.
With that, of course, nutrition plays an important role in my everyday. Currently I am also exploring the topic of stress-control, calmness etc. I also like hiking and mountaineering, this year I reached the peak of Mont Blanc, in total it was my 3rd 4000+ peak. All these things taught me respect, humbleness, but also hard work and perseverance.

I also try hard to improve on mental and intelligence level. I am currently in my last year of Russian and Eastern European studies. This field offered my new insights in the mentality of Eastern European nations and thus gave me a chance to widen my horizons. Currently I am working on my Masters Thesis on the reception of Lermontov´s poems in Slovak literature and the analysis of their translation. I read on a daily basis and prefer fiction, adventures but also philiosophy, semiotics and literary science. I translated three books from English to Slovak, all of them in the field of non-mainstream fitness and exercise.