Ryan Rampersad

  • software engineer
  • web developer
  • consultant
  • podcaster
  • technology enthusiast
Ryan Rampersad, on a train, in the sun, with a Nexus 4

Hi. I am Ryan.

I am a software architect, engineer, web developer, consultant, podcaster, and technology enthusiast.

For over a decade, I have followed emerging technologies and trends and written code for fun and profit. I graduated from the University of Minnesota — Twin Cities with a Bachelors of Computer Science, with a focus on software engineering, systems and compilers. While at the U of M, I founded my podcasting network, and since then we have recorded more than 1300 episodes. Now I work as a software architect, engineer and consultant and love my work.

Résumé and Work

I know a few things, and I have done a few things.

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