RYAN TYLER SMITHRIGHT

SKILLS

Innovation & Process Improvement

Artful Communication & Presentation

Analytics-Driven Business Strategy

Business Analysis & Requirements Gathering

Operations Modeling, Optimization Models

Testing & QA Planning & Automation

Financial Engineering & Modeling

Customer Development (Product Vetting)

Marketing Ideation & Strategy

Market Analysis & Due Diligence Research

Lean Startup Methodology

Networking, Sales, SME Sourcing

Karaoke

Information Systems Architecture

User Experience Design

Agile Scrum & Project Management

Negotiation

Marketing Analytics Tools

Statistics & Complex Mathematical Models

Data Mining

SQL

Python

Best in Class

Very Strong

Hit the ground running

Working knowledge

Novice, seeking experience

EXPERIENCE

https://www.linkedin.com/in/ryan-tyler-smithright/

TRAINING

Lean Startup Machine (2014)

Regimented training in best practices for startups.

Registered CPA (2010)

Consider this my MBA for financial engineering. I am not a practicing accountant.

Purdue University: B.S. Management (2005-10)

Majors: Analytical Consulting & Accounting

Honors: Purdue Accounting Association - President (2007-09), President's Council

 

Experience in following roles: Business Analyst, QA Analyst, Analytics Consultant, Management Consultant

 

Tools

Excel & Gsheets Master, VBA, SQL, HP Quality Center, Web Technologies, Office & Communication tools

 

Process Experience

Requirements Analysis, Test Script Creation, Test Plan Creation, Financial Analysis, Project Management, UI Design, Analytics & Statistical Analysis, Process Improvement Analysis

 

Project Highlights

- Managed teams of 10+ developers & other stakeholders, including multiple off-shore development teams

- Test Lead for banking project impacting $100M+ and millions of records in daily transactions

 - Custom-built multiple complex API integrations, including test script automation that integrated with HPQC for Chase Bank

 - Designed & lead development of a custom-built 2-sided marketplace for a funded startup

 

Vertical Markets Experience

 - Financial services

 - Small business

 - Loan Originations

 - Hospitality Services

Ryan is a freelance IT & management consultant with over 10 years of experience, known for unrelenting process improvement, rare creativity, rigorous analytical problem-solving, and a wide knowledge of technology solutions for numerous Fortune 500 companies including Accenture, JPM Chase, & Dell as well as multiple funded startups. Formal certifications include: CPA & graduation from Lean Startup Machine. Ryan is a leader in partnering with business teams and clients to identify new opportunities for collaboration and transformational growth.

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