Hey there, I'm Tyler M. Roderick! I'm a full-stack software engineer currently building CloudSpot, a SaaS platform to help photographers run their business.
In addition, I also do freelance Shopify development (contact me for inquires), write blog posts, and work on occasional side projects.
# Where do you live?
# How do I contact you?
Fill out the form on my contact page and your message will be forwarded to my email. I read every message.
# What is your preferred tech stack?
I'm a big believer that software is meant to solve problems, languages and frameworks are simply tools to accomplish that. With strong fundamentals, engineers can quickly grasp new tools as needed. With that said, I do have a few favorites:
- Frontend: React, Vue, & TailwindCSS
- Backend: Node & Express
- Database: MongoDB
# How did you build this site?
See for yourself, the code is open source.
# Do you have a degree?
Yes, I graduated from the University of California, Irvine in 2017 with a degree in Informatics and a specialization in Human-Computer Interaction (HCI).
# What are you most excited about at the moment?
- Building performant and maintainable web applications
- Implementing reusable design systems
- Striking the delicate balance between developer experience, user experience, and business needs
# What are are your favorite software tools?
- Code Editor: VS Code
- Hosting: Netlify & Digital Ocean
- Terminal: iTerm2
- Browser: Brave
- API testing: Insomnia
- Notes: Bear
- Music: Spotify
# Can you show me an AI-generated image of you?
Of course 👇