Ruth Thigpen is a Senior Program Manager in Black Knight Financial Services’ (BKFS) Strategic Consulting Services (SCS) division. She is responsible for working with internal and external customers to provide program and project management services. In this strategic role, Ruth manages all program and project related activities for client initiatives. This includes providing leadership and overall management of project activities as well as applying tactical project disciplines to ensure achievement of project goals and objectives.
Ruth has more than 25 years experience managing large, complex projects. She has extensive experience with the Software Development Life Cycle and has managed projects using Waterfall, Agile, Rational Unified Process (RUP) and SCRUM.
Ruth is a certified PMP and is also a Certified SCRUM Master (CSM).
In addition to program and project management skills, Ruth is also an experienced business analyst. She brings a broad understanding of all aspects of project development and can support both business teams and project teams in a variety of ways. She has a proven record at driving the creation of business requirements, creating process flows, creating training material, conducting training and developing business and team processes. Ruth is also adept at writing technical documentation such as file layouts, source system data element mapping, and creating business rules for new applications. Ruth will roll-up her sleeves and do whatever is necessary for the success of the project, the team and the customer.