About Me

I have been living in Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina for 6 years and have been in the field for many years and loving every minute of it.
Want to work together? I would love to hear from you.

Contact Details

alican.balik [at] hotmail.com


Master's Degree in Computer Science 2016 - 2018

Department of Computer Science/Information Systems, Master of Science in Computer Science and Information Systems with Focus on Big Data, The University of Buckingham, Buckingham, England.
EDUFA - Education for Autism

Master's Degree in Computer Science 2016 - 2018

Department of Computer Science/Information Systems, Master of Science in Computer Science and Information Systems with Focus on Big Data, Sarajevo School of Science and Technology, Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina.
EDUFA - Education for Autism


Maestral Solutions - Mistral

Software Engineer March 2018 - Current

  • Full-Stack Java Engineer.
  • React, Vue front-end.
  • Providing cutting edge solutions such as Spring Boot, Docker, Kafka, Redis, AWS, Continuous Delivery, etc...
  • Creating & maintaining high load distributed services.
  • Being a full-stack developer including DevOps.
  • Being a team leader. Being able to define, prioritize and distribute tasks in cooperation with Product Owner.
  • Being proactive.
  • Being able to create and provide solutions to help the client decide what is best.
  • Being able to work alone and with a team.
  • Giving performance feedback to the team.
  • KasamaKA - FINTQ is a cost-efficient, convenient, secured, and transparent shared services platform to expand banks and non-banks' reach to the unbanked and underserved markets, providing microsavings, microinsurance, microinvestments, and lending to all Filipinos. KasamaKA Microinsurance.

    Hcareers Hcareers, a Virgil Holdings company, founded its roots as a hotel job board in 1998. Since then, the company has evolved into a real-time, tech-first solution for both employers and professionals in North America's burgeoning hospitality industry and takes great pride in being the largest community of hospitality talent at 5.7 million members and growing. We are a trusted resource backed by a team of experienced people who are whole-heartedly focused on helping address the industry's greatest challenges, which are talent acquisition and career management. This is what makes us the preferred destination for both hospitality employers looking to secure the best talent in the industry and hospitality professionals looking to build and manage a successful career.


Full-Stack Java Developer November 2016 - February 2018

  • Full-Stack Developer for Go2Balkan project.
    Go2Balkan is an online booking accommodation, arranging events, meetings and searching restaurants platform using Spring Framework with POJO, DAO, Hibernate, DWR and CRUD services. Go2Balkan offers hundreds of thousands of accommodation options, restaurants, meetings and events in all balkan countries with service and support in many languages. Go2Balkan is a reliable and easy-to-use website and app that allows instant confirmation within a secure system.


Android Programmer June 2016 - October 2016


Intern, Researcher, Programmer & Tester June 2015 - September 2015

  • Working with a small team of developers to brainstorm and implement ideas.
  • Application improving, coding and creating new suitable applications for the platform.
  • Fixing trivial and minor bugs of Smartface IDE.


  • Java
  • Hibernate
  • JWT & OAuth2
  • DWR
  • Play Java
  • Spring Java
  • ASP.Net MVC
  • HTML5
  • CSS3
  • jQuery
  • Cordova
  • ECMAScript 5 - 6
  • Elastic Search
  • Javascript Frameworks

  • NodeJS(w/ ECMAScript 5)
  • VueJS(w/ ECMAScript 6)
  • Apache family

  • HBase
  • Solr
  • Spark
  • Tika
  • MLib


  • English
  • Bosnian
  • German
  • Turkish

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