• Ryan FIoyd

    Staff Software Developer

    To lead a software development team to build world class online services following best practices and also providing technical operations abilities to a fast growing startup. I’m a self- motivated, creative and enthusiastic professional with excellent communication abilities who excels working independently and as a contributor to team efforts.


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    - Staff Software Developer

    - Working Remotely from Spokane WA

    Staff Software Developer

    April 2023 - Present


    Increase quote conversion by double digits by completing an overhaul of the rate retrieval systems. Surfacing more rate details along with building a carrier exclusion to ensure every quote purchased is serviceable. Reduce delivery delays by building a robust Geo service which sources GIS information from multiple sources to build some of the industry's best information to determine the serviceability of an address.

    Reduced rebills in our LTL network by 40% using the Geo service along with UI enhancements to inform the customer on whether the address is residential, commercial or a distribution/warehouse.

    Updated archiac frontend with modern technologies like NestJS, Prisma, VITE, Node.js, and React. These upgrades led to a dramatic reduction in build times, from approximately 4 minutes to 30 seconds, significantly
    enhancing development workflows and deployment efficiency.

    Ride Cell


    - Senior Software Developer

    - Working remotely from Spokane WA

    Senior Software Developer

    October 2016 - April 2023


    RideCell is the leading provider of software to power mobility-as-a-service (MaaS), including car-sharing, ride sharing, fixed-route, and dynamic transit services.


    Developing the newest features for our 30+ Customers around the US. Touching everything from fraud prevention to working with the auto manufacturers onboard systems to allow for faster reservation and lock/unlock functionality.

    Phone Animal

    Phone Animal

    - Director of Technology

    - Built infrastructure to distribute real estate leads to 100+ clients

    Director of Technology

    April 2015 - October 2016


    Phone Animal does both outbound and inbound lead generation to procure qualified home buyers and sellers for Real Estate Agents and Lenders


    Completely revamped the marketing website: https://www.phoneanimal.com/

    Hired 5 contract developers

    Django backend hosted on AWS

    Integrated with Five9 to retrieve call recordings and link to leads so quality assurance can verify and listen to phone calls.

    Allowed for new customers to signup directly on the website, collect payment, subscribe to recurring payments, alert team to take action with new customer.


    TheZebra Insurance

    The Zebra

    - Hired as 3rd engineer, full stack developer

    - Promoted to Lead engineer

    Technical Lead

    Oct 2013 - May 2016


    Provide technical guidance for all features and ensure features are fully spec’d and delivered on time

    Perform technical phone screens, interviews and hiring decisions. Grew the team from 3 engineers

    to 12 engineers

    Mentor developers, always allowing them to strengthen and extend their skillset

    Backend built on Django (Python) with ElasticSearch, Memcached, and Celery.

    Frontend built with Jquery, Bootstrap, SASS, and Knockout.js

    ReactJS with Node for mobile site, Varnish caches/routes traffic between desktop and mobile sites


    Microsoft Office

    Office Web Services

    - Office Web Apps

    - Online version of Word, Excel, Powerpoint

    Service Engineer II

    August 2007 - March 2013


    Primary technical operations engineer for Office Web Applications and previously for Office.com

    Onboarded over 30 services to Azure during Microsoft's Cloud First initiative. Responsible for the architecture design building for robustness, cost, performance and security. Implemented deployment and maintenance strategy.


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    Spokane, WA

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