Berina V.

Berina V.

QA Engineer/Project Manager

Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina
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About Me

Berina is a Senior Quality Assurance Engineer and Junior Project Manager with a wide range of experience working on projects in various industries. She brings onboard proven leadership skills: managing, developing and motivating teams, first-class analytical, design and problem-solving skills; managing high-quality standards on projects for clients.

Portfolio

Head of Department - NAGA GROUP AG
Head of Department - NAGA GROUP AG

NAGA is the fastest growing social network for trading​. It is aimed at revolutionizing the world through the decentralization of financial technology and providing users with access to the best market tools across the globe. Managed and led QA department; working as a coach, advisor and career counsellor to subordinates, evaluating performance and providing inputs and guidance including corrective actions and career path promotion suggestions. Provided assistance to senior project managers in aligning teams with business and programs, established QA processes, prepared weekly and monthly progress reports for top management on project progress and participated in the writing and review of company-wide policies on projects. Worked on manual testing and implementation of automated scripts and provided customer support; managing, tracking and reporting issues, communicating with appropriate departments.

Senior QA Engineer/Consultant - MIOO
Senior QA Engineer/Consultant - MIOO

MIOO offers a sustainable mobility service by providing bicycle commuters with hassle-free bike ownership. It provides a bike maintenance program on a subscription basis, with sustainable mobility services. The app allows users to schedule when and where they want their bike to be serviced, read the service protocol, keep a record of their gears for insurance purposes. Collected functional and non-function requirements, wrote acceptance criteria using JIRA, communicated with clients on possible changes, managed production releases, wrote progress reports and tested mobile (iOS/Android) and Web applications.

Project Manager/Senior QA Engineer - Mindler AB
Project Manager/Senior QA Engineer - Mindler AB

Mindler provides users with a platform to have the chance to see a psychologist on equal terms, regardless of where they live or what their circumstances are. The Mindler model is based on digital technology and leading-edge psychological expertise that increases access to effective treatment for mental health problems and ensure that users get the best possible help when needed. Created, tracked and audited requirements, use cases and QA tasks for new product features written by the Product Owner in JIRA and Confluence. Organized and hosted daily scrums, sprint planning and retrospective meetings. Managed the Kanban board, wrote user stories and tasks, managed scheduling and releases, manual testing of existing and new functionalities, implementation of API tests using Postman and JavaScript, defect reporting and triaging.

QA Engineer - HMH (Houghton Mifflin Harcourt)
QA Engineer - HMH (Houghton Mifflin Harcourt)

Houghton Mifflin Harcourt is a global learning company which specializes in pre-K–12 education content, services, and technology solutions. It develops and delivers interactive, results-driven learning solutions that advance teacher effectiveness and student achievement. Through curricula and technology innovation, it collaborates with school districts, administrators, teachers, parents, and students. It serves more than 50 million students in over 150 countries worldwide, while its award-winning children’s books, novels, non-fiction, and reference titles are enjoyed by readers throughout the world. Worked on the implementation of mobile testing automation frameworks using Appium, implemented e2e UI tests using Serenity BDD with Maven and Cucumber in Java. Wrote API tests using Laravel, tested integrated systems and reporting issues.

QA Analyst/Engineer - Black Knight Financial Services
QA Analyst/Engineer - Black Knight Financial Services

Black Knight, Inc.is an American corporation that provides integrated technology, services, data and analytics to the mortgage and real-estate industries. Tested web, mobile and desktop applications, oversaw automated integration and UI test cases on different devices using Galen Framework, JavaScript and Selenium WebDriver. Worked on cross-device and cross-browser testing; recording test results, reporting and verifying software bug fixes to acceptable automation criteria. Offered expertise for test integration between lenders and providers, XML mapping, Manual and automated testing of SOAP and REST services. Analyzed and created LOE and test plan documents and established test strategies.

Work history

UpStack
UpStack
QA Engineer/Project Manager
2019 - Present (3 years)
Remote
  • Monitoring quality assurance processes and various project meetings for clients across a broad range of industries.

  • Partner closely with other cross-functional departments to work on process problems and challenges that affect customer satisfaction in the implementation of projects.

  • Facilitate QA ceremonies, identify and remove impediments to success, track progress, and recognize opportunities for continuous improvement.

Ministry of Programming
Ministry of Programming
Senior QA Engineer/Team Lead/Junior Project Manager
2017 - Present (5 years)
Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina
  • Led and managed an eight-member team on projects; set up and established QA processes, implemented automation solutions, and supervised project management activities for MoP.

  • Successfully released and managed different MVPs, including NAGA Trader a powerful social trading application and Mindler AB, Sweden's largest digital psychology platform

  • Served as a mentor, trainer and career advisor within the company; providing expertise for work on setting up the automation core solution and implementation of test scripts.

ComTrade d.o.o
ComTrade d.o.o
Quality Assurance Analyst
2017 - 2017
Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina
  • Participated in the product development lifecycle for a learning platform; working with experienced QA automation engineers to implement automated test scripts, perform code reviews and meet deadlines.

  • Worked on the implementation of QA best practices on projects; working closely with business analysts to adjust documentation for QA tasks.

  • Provided feedback on a timely basis and support for the major releases of integrated technologies and applications on projects.

Authority Partners Inc
Authority Partners Inc
Quality Assurance Analyst/Consultant
2015 - 2017 (2 years)
Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina
  • Worked in close collaboration with a team of 50+ QA engineers to implement industry best practices and solutions for US-based mortgage companies.

  • Offered expertise for analysis on automated test results and failures and worked on the maintenance of existing automated test solutions.

  • Identified, recorded, documented, tracked bugs and defects, and performed regression testing on solutions when bugs are resolved.

Education

Education
Faculty of Information Technology,University Džemal Bijedić of Mostar
2017 - Present (5 years)
Education
ISTQB - Quality Assurance Certificate
International Software Testing Qualifications Board
2017 - 2017
Education
Scrum Master Training
Softhouse Consulting
2014 - 2014
Education
API Lab Internship Program
Authority Partners Inc
2014 - 2014