Stefania Mellai
Software Engineer

Personal informations

Torino (Italy)
Italian, English

Work Experience

September 2021 - Today
Jimdo, Hamburg

Senior software engineer – Front End developer
Implementation of both user facing features and internal tools. Building and improving accessible components for the company design system.

Javascript (React), CSS (SASS), HTML. Unit tests with Jest. End-to-end tests with TestCafe. Automatic accessibility tests with axe Tools, Jest and Storybook.

Team lead and founder of company-wide groups: Accessibility Technological Advisory Group, Jimdo Women in Tech Employee Resource Group.

February 2021 - July 2021
Hoverstate Italy, Torino

Senior software engineer – Front End developer
Porting and refactoring a web application from Angularjs to React hooks + Redux toolkit. Styling with LESS.

December 2014 - February 2021
Arduino, Torino

Software engineer – Front End developer
Development of a Web Platform for Arduino boards programming and IoT devices management. Development and mantainement of Arduino websites and Web Applications, as well as internal tools and libraries. Contributions to open source projects.

Monitoring issues on production with Datadog.

Main technologies used: AngularJS, Angular, ReactJS, SASS, Golang, PHP, MySQL, PostgreSQL, Git.

October 2013 - November 2014
Edisplay s.r.l., Via Leonardo Da Vinci, Nuoro

Software analyst – Full Stack developer
Development of a Web Platform for Mail Marketing. Frontend developed in AngularJS, backend in PHP, MySQL db.

November 2012 – September 2013
New Amuser s.r.l., Largo Borgaro, Torino

Software analyst – Front End Developer
Development of a Web Platform for the monitoring of data collected by several sensors. Reports managed with HTML5 interactive charts.

May 2011 - October 2012
Istituto per la Ricerca e la Cura del Cancro (IRCC), Candiolo (TO)

Software analyst – Full Stack developer
Development of a Web Application for biological and moleculardata integration. Design and implementation of a graphic editor for DB queries generation. Framework used: Django.

April - June 2008
Centro Ricerche RAI, Corso Giambone, Torino

Research on face detection / recognition softwares

Education and Training

September 2012
Professional Practice Examination
March 28, 2012
Politecnico di Torino
Master's Degree in Computer Engineering
May 2011 - March 2012
Graduation Thesis in collaboration with IRCC Candiolo. Development of a Web application for biological and molecular data integration. Languages and technologies used: Django framework, Python, HTML5, CSS3, Javascript, jQuery, MySQL, MongoDB
September 18, 2009
Politecnico di Torino
Bachelor's Degree in Computer Engineering
Liceo Classico “S. A. De Castro” (Oristano)
Diploma (secondary school focusing on humanities)

Events, conferences

Public speaking workshop - 2021 online
CES 2019 - Las Vegas
Arrow/Arduino Booth
Workshop "Building connected objects"
2018 SUPSI Lugano
CSSDAY 2018 - Faenza
Speaker - Talk on Arduino SASS library
Django Girls - July 2016 Torino
Software demo, user testing
Web Summit 2015 - Dublin
Software demo
Torino JS - May 2015
Speaker - Talk on Arduino Web IDE
July 2022