About

Hi. I’m Matt Swanson.

I’m a software engineer who values lightweight agile processes, TDD, and good design. But above all: shipping.

I enjoy building simple apps that people love using.

I live and work in Indianapolis, IN. I went to school at Purdue University (ECE ’10). I do a little bit of everything, but I’m happiest working with Ruby or Android.


I’m always learning and trying to improve my craft; I consider writing software to be one of my most enjoyable hobbies and usually have some kind of side-project I’m hacking on. I come at problems with an Engineer’s Mindset and am always striving to write clean, readable code.

I help run a non-profit that connects local developers, designers, and product people in Indianapolis (Indy Hackers).

I watch way too much TV.


Let’s talk.

You can reach me at [email protected] or @_swanson. (No recruiters please)

This blog is open source - spelling/grammar corrections are always welcome (and much appreciated) via Pull Requests.


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