Python Package Index
Project management (2017-present)
Warehouse powers the next-generation replacement for the Python Package Index -- basic Python community infrastructure.
Python and open source maintainership consultant (2018-present)
Harihareswara occasionally provides advice to Tidelift on connecting with and serving open source software maintainers, especially Pythonists.
Python Packaging Authority
Technical writer and community coordinator (2018-2019)
The Packaging Working Group of the Python Software Foundation engaged Changeset to coordinate and improve communication among and for the Python Packaging Authority, a group of maintainers of key Python packaging and distribution tools.
Project auditor (2016)
Wikimedia Indonesia, a non-profit organization dedicated to free knowledge and free culture, worked on a Making All Voices Count project to make it easier for local Indonesians to add local data to OpenStreetMap. WMID improved the open source Pywikibot tool with bugfixes, tests, new features, code review, project management, an easier UI, and better packaging, and wrote accompanying training manuals.
Speaker and writer (2012-2014)
Harihareswara has presented, taught, and spoken at several OpenHatch events introducing new contributors to the open source software community.
MediaWiki community manager and senior technical writer (2011-2014)
As Senior Technical Writer, Harihareswara wrote MediaWiki's performance and architecture guidelines, revamped and ran its Requests for Comment process, and mentored an Outreachy intern focusing on auditing and improving API client libraries.
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