Tyler Nappy





Software Engineer

Experience


Sales Engineer

11/2017 - Present

Button is a set of SDKs and JavaScript libraries that provides the tools to power your mobile partnerships. It allows you to add features and services from the most popular apps, with just a couple lines of code, to your iOS, Android, or mobile website in the form of a tappable Button.




Head of Developer Evangelism - Software Engineer

11/2016 - 11/2017

Button is a set of SDKs and JavaScript libraries that provides the tools to power your mobile partnerships. It allows you to add features and services from the most popular apps, with just a couple lines of code, to your iOS, Android, or mobile website in the form of a tappable Button.




05/2015 - 11/2016

HPE Haven OnDemand is a REST API platform for structured and unstructured data to build comprehensive solutions and apps using text analysis, speech recognition, image analysis, indexing and search APIs.




Developer Evangelist

04/2014 - 05/2015

Mailjet is a powerful all-in-one email service provider businesses can use to get maximum insight and deliverability results from both their marketing and transactional emails. Their analytics tools and intelligent APIs give senders the best understanding of how to maximize benefits for each individual contact, with each email sent.




Software Engineer
in TechStars

12/2013 - 04/2014

Hammerhead is a connected device that uses light patterns to show bikers where to go while allowing them to engage with friends along the way.

The “R/GA Connected Devices Accelerator Powered by TechStars” is an accelerator program that brings together world-class design and marketing with hardware, data, and digital services. It is a three-month, immersive, mentor-driven program for ten tech startups focusing on the Internet of Things.

TechStars is a seed investor that runs elite mentorship-driven accelerator programs with the mission of helping entrepreneurs build the next generation of great technology companies.

R/GA is a full-service digital advertising agency that delivers innovative communications, consulting, and commerce solutions for the world's leading brands.




Blog Posts / Projects


Actions are initiated through voice commands through an Amazon Alexa Skill, which then gets relayed to the internet connected Raspberry Pi, which then sends the correct signal through the IR LED to the TV to turn it on, increase the volume, etc.

Basically, it makes your TV voice controlled through Alexa.

Check it out on Github.




Mobile website to create and keep track of deadpools for Game of Thrones Season 7. Each player drafts 5 characters they believe will meet their end during the season. Whoever has the least characters standing by the end, wins.

Check it out on Github.




A step-by-step tutorial, with code samples and a sample application, that details how to test a web app is properly rendering a Button when accessed from a mobile device.

Check it out on Github.




When you shop with your favorite merchants via Buttons for Good, the products, prices, and experience is the same as shopping direct. The difference is that when you shop via Buttons for Good, we will donate the specified percentage of the purchase price to the featured charitable organization.

Check out a write-up of it.




An application demoing extraction of key insights and metrics from call center recordings to better drive business strategy, marketing, and sales. Used Haven OnDemand, MongoDB, and Twilio.

Check it out on Github.




Description and implementation of new action syntax for Mailjet's newsletter API endpoints.




How to send emails with MATLAB complete with code examples.




Main Stack / Technology


Node.js

Python

Arduino

JavaScript

PHP

Kotlin

Ruby

Raspberry Pi

Android

Java

Swift

Objective-C

Education


Boston University

09/2007 - 05/2011

Bachelor of Science
Aerospace Engineering

Contact


LinkedIn

Twitter

GitHub