Ryan Ruthart M.Sc.
  • ESRI Platform including ArcMap 10.2 and extensions (Business Analyst, Network Analyst, Spatial Analyst) ArcGIS Online
  • Python and ArcPy
  • R including RStudio Shiny apps, rgdal and dplyr
  • Mapinfo, 4 yrs
  • Maptek Vulcan, 1 years
  • Microsoft Office Suite, Word, Excel, PowerPoint
  • Visual Basic scripting
  • Garmin Basecamp
  • CorelDRAW
  • Trimble and Pathfinder
Advanced GIS Diploma

Center of Geographic Sciences, Lawrencetown, Nova Scotia


Advanced GIS Diploma, Business Speciliazation

Capstone Project: Analysis of the RBC Royal Bank Health Care Professional Account Manager Network in Atlantic Canada

  • Advanced GIS experience using ArcMap 10.2
  • Location analysis using Esri Business Analyst
  • Geoprocessing and model building using Python and ArcPy
  • Data mining for knowledge-driven decisions with large data sets
  • Network analysis, route finding, optimization, location selection
  • Web mapping with ArcGIS Online and ArcGIS Server
Work History
Validus Research

Validus Research, Waterloo, Ontario


Catastrophe Risk Analyst


  • Used catastrophe modeling software to determine insurance risk
  • Managed client databases on multiple servers for analysis in various software packages
  • Created and developed custom GIS analytical workflows to create hazard maps
  • Excelled in a fast paced environment managing time sensitive projects
  • Big data analytics using SQL and R to automate and streamline complex analyses
  • Create and document technical work flows on internal wiki for reference and training