PERSONAL INFORMATION: Bekim Kurtishi, Macedonia Europe
Al Barsha 1 Dubai, Dubai (United Arab Emirates)
Date of birth: 02/01/1977
PREFERRED JOB: Front-End Developer, Web Designer, 3D Designer
01/02/2012–01/12/2018 Front-End Developer - WordPress - 3D - QA INform - Software Development Company, Skopje (former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia)
-Creating stunning websites so our clients use them to represent them self on the market as well as on presentations.
-Making sure that the Front-End applications as well as the websites are responsive to any screen
-QA on the Holter Devices the company used to make as well as teaching 4 other people how to become best testers and see the potential problem
-By using 3DS Max created rooms and their interior and then importing them to Unreal Engine, so the clients visually see and chose how it looks like in Real Time.
-Having person to person meetings with the clients so we avoid misunderstandings thus saving time.
-Writing documentation for each project with the requirements and achievements so the clients sees exactly is needed and what he gets and not waste unnecessary time.
-In this American company. I became a team leader of 6 people that worked fast and precise, at the same time have fun making the company achieve all goals as well as making the customers be happy with the professional results.
2014–2018 3D Designer
Peregrine LTD, Escondido, CA (United States)
Using 3DS Max and Unreal Engine 4, created many models and mini applications (almost as games), so the client tests the applications before he makes them in real time.
By testing his ideas on the apps I created, he created same looking devices and gained a lot of popularity as well as income.
01/01/2011–01/01/2012 Web Developer & Designer
Lambent, Skopje (former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia)
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Making websites for various American clients and it was great because the time zone was perfect. While they were sleeping I was creating their websites so when they wake up, they see the great websites and make their day.
Our company had great income and the boss at the time was happy when receiving the clients emails by looking at the finished tasks when they woke up. 01/01/2009–01/01/2012 UX/UI Graphic Designer
INform - Software Development Company, Skopje (former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia)
As a Lead UX/UI designer created awesome looking and very intuitive Front-End designs with QT for American Client that was making Hearing Aid miniature devices.
Our Company ended up receiving more requests for more designs which increased the income.
GMBH Interkom, Skopje (former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia)
Translating from Albanian-Macedonian to English and Vice-Versa.
Since the company had mostly clients from China and Switzerland, it was nice experience engaging with them and share experiences as well as helping the boss making deals with them.
I was so good at the translating and doing the job that I actually got a paid travel for 5 days in China along with the boss so the relationship is even stronger. Really good experience.
SEND International, Skopje (former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia)
Translating and Interpreting on Summer Camps for American Company.
All people in the camp were getting everything they needed, especially the children.
NGO-GDCI, Skopje - Tetovo (former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia)
Translating from Albanian-Macedonian to English and Vice-Versa for Doctors Without Borders
Being a Team Leader of a group of 10 translators on the various villages we were traveling.
Managed to get the Doctors to many places where people were poor and helped them have a good experience as well the villagers receive the best treatment as well as making sure no one is left out.
EDUCATION AND TRAINING
01/09/1992–10/05/1996 Machine Technician - IV Degree EQF level 4 EMUC - Nikola Tesla, Skopje (former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia)
- Machine Technician IV Degree
Mother tongue(s) Albanian
Foreign language(s) UNDERSTANDING SPEAKING WRITING Listening Reading Spoken interaction Spoken production English C2 C2 C2 C2 C2
Macedonian C2 C2 C2 C2 C2
Serbian C2 C2 C2 C2 C2
Croatian C2 C2 C2 C2 C2
German A1 A1 A1 A1 A1
Levels: A1 and A2: Basic user - B1 and B2: Independent user - C1 and C2: Proficient user Common European Framework of Reference for
Languages Communication skills - Great communication skills gained through my experience with clients from all over the world as website developer and designer with people around the world through internet and in person, as translator.
- Excellent contact skills.
Organisational / managerial skills 9 years experience as Web Graphic Designer and Developer on WordPress using Divi Theme Optimiser from Elegant Themes, Joomla, HTML4/5, CSS, JQuery, BootStrap, SASS, LESS, with VIM emulator on Brackets Text Editor.
Excellent with Photoshop, Gimp, InkScape, Adobe After Effects.
Excellent with Architectural 3D Interior Design using 3D software such as 3DSMax and Unreal Engine.
Proficient at Microsoft Suit. Microsoft Word. Microsoft Excel.
Basic knowledge of Zbrush.
Very good at Unreal Engine.
Very Good at SEO.
Creating Child Themes for Divi Theme customizer – WordPress.
5 years experience with UI/UX design and feel from applications to websites.
4 years experience as Quality Assurance – Lead Holter Device Unit Tester, making sure that the software works correctly in the device and also all platforms such as: Android, iOS and PC according to the Regression Test plan.
Used SVN Tracking systems for bug tickets.
Also good at tracking system GIT, SourceTree, Bitbucket.
Writing Technical Documentation and Test Cases for Regression Testing.
A whole year before working, I've been learning how to build a Joomla website from scratch such as from GIMP/Photoshop to HTML4/5-CSS to Joomla.
Good knowledge in WordPress/Joomla Developing, SEO, - Design from scratch.
Fluently speaking 3 languages: Albanian, Macedonian, English – including the other Balkan languages. (Serbian, Croatian).
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Willing and eager to adopt new approach and methodology for problem solving.
Willing and eager to learn new technologies.
Very well aware of running regression testing and debugging and a good eye in catching bugs and glitches.
Very basic knowledge in programming language such as Python. Digital skills SELF-ASSESSMENT
Proficient user Proficient user Proficient user Proficient user Proficient user Digital skills - Self-assessment grid
Additional Information ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
I have attended Computer Course as well as English courses.
At the State Poetry competition I won the 5-th place.
Active gamer at Dota 2, Destiny 2.
The designs for the project for Earing Aids:
https://plus.google.com/u/0/photos/100327455506598762061/albums/5545088451311114913 The 3DSMax videos I have created:
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