Andrew Woodruff

About Me

I am a self-taught programmer and a blockchain enthusiast. I bought my first bitcoin in the 2017 craze, but really dove in deep in 2020 amidst the pandemic. I got my start as a smart contract dev with Upstate Interactive and am now spending my time as a Product Owner and Project Manager.

  • Age 29
  • Residence USA
  • Hobbies Cycling & Strategy Games
  • Favorite Food Pizza
  • Fav Beer Rhinegeist Truth IPA

What I Do

Project Management

I am a certified project manager by PMI. I have also been scrum trained and worked on an agile team for over several years. I have used JIRA and Notion to lead scrum ceremonies to deliver code to production.

Data Analysis

I have a knack for making sense of big complex data. I can leverage a variety of tools to simplify and visualize data to make informed business decisions. I do not know Machine Learning, Deep Learning, or AI.

Product Owner

At Foundry Digital, I grew my skills by stepping up to be a Product Owner of two different products. As a PO, I used my communication skills to deliver roadmap reviews to share holders. I also developed competitve and market analysis reports.

Solidity

Solidity is a popular language used with any of the EVM blockchains like Ethereum and Polkadot. Solidity’s age gives it the current advantage in features. Check out my projects tab to see some examples of my work.

Resume

Experience

May 2022 - Oct 2022
Foundry Digital

Product Owner

I lead a team of developers building out a brokerage style marketplace. Lead scrum ceremonies and delivered monthly road map presentations. To do this, I used productivity tools such as JIRA, GitLab, Confluence, and Miro. I alsolLead a new project initiative focused on mining pool profitability.

2022
Upstate Interactive

Product Owner

Lead multiple software development projects simultaneously. Ensured the team was on schedule, budget and scope. • Helped develope a new wave of innovation by prioritizing the UI / UX, something that the blockchain space needs to gain mass adoption. We were acquired after 2 months.

2021 - 2022
Upstate Interactive

Smart Contract Developer

Worked with client to build a smart contract back end that met there needs in a timely fashion. Developed extensive tests to ensure smart contracts functioned properly.

2018 - 2021
Regal Beloit

Application Engineer

Applied critical thinking to find the best solutions to complex multi-department problems • Compiled, evaluated, and presented test data to internal and external stakeholders • Used statistical modeling to prove viability of reducing SKU count by 50%

Education

2021
Dapp University

Solidity Developer

I have been working through the Dapp University Bootcamp. Please check out the portfolio page to see my Capstone project.

2021
IOHK

Plutus Pioneer Program

I was a member of the second cohort. I have completed the full 10 week class. I am also versed in Marlowe, a DSL of Plutus.

2020
Codecademy

Web Design

I have used Codecademy to learn data analytics with python as well as most recently I have completed their web design course.

Business Skills

Team Work

80%

Communication

95%

Project Management

90%

Critical Thinking

80%

Coding Skills

Solidity

70%

Plutus

70%

HTML/CSS

90%

Python

75%

SQL

95%

Knowledges

  • Communication
  • Critical Thinking
  • Data Analysis
  • Plutus
  • Project Management
  • Solidity
  • Problem-Solving
  • Self Motivated

Certificates

CAPM

Membership ID: 3022226
27 June 2021

Agile trained

April 2017

Dapp University Bootcamp

Serial No. cert_t9bcjckf
06 Oct, 2021

Portfolio

Solidity Capstone 1

Solidity Capstone

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Solidity Capstone 2

Randomized NFT

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Contact

Madison, Wi

The.New.Badger#7235

TheNewBadger6@gmail

Freelance Available

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