Matt Smith

  • Vancouver BC

Work History

Work History
Apr 2012 - Jan 2015

Co-Founder

Thinkific

I did some stuff.

Mar 2011 - Apr 2012

CTO

Healthism

Led a team of developers and designers to create a online health platform, healthism.com. - Lead engineer and product development - Ruby on Rails development - Team building/hiring & project management - Web Infrastructure with Chef on EngineYard Tech: Ruby, Rails, Javascript, jQuery, Haml, Sass, Solr, Sphinx, Twilio, DelayedJob, Chef

Jun 2008 - Apr 2012

CTO

Alpha Score Seminars

- Designed, developed and implemented a complete Learning Management System specific to Test Preparation - Developed a technical business strategy and product plan for our online LSAT course - Redesigned the website and implemented an online web store to purchase the online course offerings - Developed and implemented an internet marketing strategy using both search engine, email and social marketing techniques

Dec 2006 - Jul 2011

Systems Analyst, IT Director

Unisoft Systems Inc.

- Design and implement Windows Network Infrastructure
- Implement Sage CRM and Sage Accpac ERP systems - Design Crystal Reports - Manage Microsoft Networks - Managed a team of consultants to implement business software & processes - Designed and implemented new business processes internally - Strategically hired new sales staff and help implement a successful new sales strategy

Education

Education
Jan 2003 - Jan 2007

BSc., Cell Biology and Genetics, wanna be doctor!

The University of British Columbia

Skills

Skills

Git

Agile Methodologies

Web Applications

SASS

Test Driven Development

Microsoft SQL Server

HTML 5

Database Design

MVC

CakePHP

Ruby

SQL Server

Server Architecture

Advanced CSS

jQuery

HTML5

PPC

SEO

PostgreSQL

TDD

BDD

RSpec

Software Engineering

PHP

MySQL

SQL

Ruby on Rails

Certifications

Certifications

Microsoft Certified Professional