Ryan E. Mitchell

About Ryan

A software engineer with a broad background in engineering, math, and science, I have two books about web scraping and data collection. I have a master's in software engineering with a concentration in data science, and do occasional freelance work, writing web scrapers, for various companies in finance and retail.

Want to hire me? Here's my resume!

Where to Find Ryan


Web Scraping with Python Released June 2015, O'Reilly Media. Book Website

Instant Web Scraping with Java Released August 2013, Packt Publishing.

Olingua Franca: Creating Secure Networked Control Systems (IBM) Written for an IBM project I worked on at Olin.


Boston Java Meetup Group: 1 hour talk about web scraping with Java (September 2013)

Data Day Seattle: Two hour workshop on web scraping with Python. (June 2015)

DefCon: 45 minute talk about web scraping, security, and solving CAPTCHAs with machine learning in Las Vegas. (August 2015)

Boston Security Meetup Group: 20 minute talk about web scraping and security (September 2015)

Data Day Austin: 1 hour talk and 4 hour workshop on web scraping, web crawling, and protecting your website from bots.

How To Contact Ryan:






3600 Mystic Valley Pkwy
Apt W705
Medford, MA 02155