EQUITY RESEARCH ANALYST Positioned to provide expertise and leadership while utilizing exceptional experience and knowledge in: Quantitative Equity Research Financial Modeling Computer Programming Technical Writing PROFESSIONAL SUMMARY Strong quantitative research, computer, analytical, writing, and presentation skills Self-motivated, detail oriented, and personable with a professional attitude Proficient time-management and organizational skills; a proactive problem-solver Excellent ability to work within a team and on a self-directed basis
Equity Research Analyst
12 Years Heartland Investment Management Gather financial data on over 7,000 stocks from numerous sources Organize the data for research purposes, making extensive use of MS Excel, SQL and VBA Develop and utilize numerous financial models, making extensive use of EasyLanguage, Visual Studio, R, C#, and C++ Design, program, optimize, test, and implement numerous computer-based trading systems that determine the most profitable entry and exit points, utilizing MS Excel and EasyLanguage.
Senior Business Analyst University of Kansas
Designed, developed, and implemented a new Business Analyst process, resulting in a dramatic improvement in technical requirements gathering and writing Gathered all user requirements for entire 70+ person IT department Coordinated all communications between IT developers and end-users in the accounting and finance departments, Registrar's Office, and School of Business Wrote dozens of requirements documents making extensive use of MS Word Formally presented the results to all stakeholders.
Master of Business Administration (MBA)Wichita State University － Wichita, KS
Bachelor of Science : Computer ScienceUniversity of Kansas － Lawrence, KS