Currently Rashad Moore serves in senior leadership at RGS Associates after they acquired the company he founded, Software Theoretic, in late 2015. The core philosophy of Software Theoretic was as a melding of the practical and theoretical; where project teams work on the ground, hand-in-hand with the customer to solve their most difficult problems. Prior to founding Software Theoretic Rashad served as a senior technical consultant with Cleared Solutions, Inc where he served in various leadership roles and was responsible for mentoring software engineers.
Rashad honed his research and development talents while serving in various applied research and project management roles. As a Senior Information Systems Engineer at MITRE, he lead an organization responsible for the design, development, and daily operations of a mission critical communications system. In addition to his technical leadership he was instrumental in leading the development of the mission and vision, and the organizational structure of his team; including defining and clearly communicating roles and responsibilities across his 100+ member project team.
Prior to his tenure at MITRE Rashad joined AOL as a result of the acquisition of LocalEyes, Inc. a small (8 person) technology start-up. As a software engineer at LocalEyes, Inc. Rashad lead a number of successful technical projects and was responsible for several ground-breaking innovations. Additionally, he was responsible for developing and managing client relationships; and conducting due diligence studies for the firm’s acquisition strategy.
Rashad received his B.S. in electrical engineering from Oklahoma State University. He earned an M.S. in Computer Science from the Johns Hopkins University; graduating with honors Rashad’s research focused on artificial intelligence (evolutionary computation/data mining/learning algorithms). Additionally, Rashad earned an MS in Information Systems from JHU with an emphasis in information retrieval and analytical tools.