About

I’m Steve Mortimer and I enjoy helping others make better decisions and enjoy better outcomes by leveraging technology and data.

Education

  • Master of Business Administration (General Management, 2019)
  • Master of Science (Statistics, 2011)
  • Bachelor of Arts (Mathematics & Statistics, 2009)

All degrees pursued and completed at the University of Virginia. Wahoowa!

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Experience

  • Homes.com (2015-2017)
    Senior Manager of Data Science
    Led analytics team in efforts to improve customer prospecting, forecasting & inventory management, and customer churn through actionable reporting, workflow tools, and alerts.

  • The Advisory Board Company (2011-2015)
    AnalystData Scientist
    Created suite of predictive tools and analyses to support higher education institutions in enhancing student advising and improving graduation outcomes.

Internships

  • Pricewaterhouse Coopers (2018)
  • Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (2010)
  • Institute for Defense Analyses (2010)
  • UVA Health System, Dept. of Psychiatry and Neurobehavioral Sciences (2008-2009)

Technical Skills

  • Statistical Tools: R, SAS, SPSS, Weka
  • Programming Languages: SQL, Python, Apache Spark
  • Databases: SQL Server, PostgreSQL, Oracle, MySQL, MongoDB, Apache Solr
  • Web Programming: HTML, CSS, XML, JavaScript, REST & SOAP APIs
  • Interactive Development Environments (IDEs): RStudio, PyCharm, Eclipse
  • Amazon Web Services: IAM, S3, EC2, EMR, RDS, DynamoDB, Lambda, API Gateway
  • Version Control Systems: Git/Git-flow, SVN, GitHub, Stash
  • Project Management: Atlassian Product Suite (JIRA, Confluence, Stash, Hipchat), Trello
  • Other: Google Apps (Docs, Drive, Sheets, GMail), Microsoft Office Suite (MS Excel, MS PowerPoint, MS Outlook), Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)