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Eric Swanson

I'm a software engineer living in San Francisco. I graduated from the University of Cincinnati in 2014 with a BSEE, MBA, and a minor in Mathematics. I'm @aftbit on Twitter and keybase.

I've held an amateur radio licence since 10/10/2002, first under the callsign KC8UWJ, then under WI3G. Visit my amateur radio homepage for more details.

Most of my personal work can be found on my GitHub profile. I have worked with Python (including flask and django), Ruby (Ruby on Rails and Sinatra), Javascript, C++ (including Qt4), and C#. I use Arch Linux as my primary operating system. Once you've used Linux for programming, you can never go back!

If you need to contact me regarding the site, email If you need to contact me personally, send an email to If you'd like to send me secure, encrypted email or give me access to a server, my GPG and SSH public keys can be found here.

Selected Projects

Traditional Employment


Other Miscellaneous Projects

Sometimes I Cook!

Check out my lovely girlfriend's blog: Sometimes I Cook.