Python Package Index
Project management (2017-present)
Warehouse powers the next-generation replacement for the Python Package Index -- basic Python community infrastructure.
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.
Product designer and manager (2017)
Following a sprint with OpenNews in December 2016 to help write a guide to newsrooms who want to open source their code, Harihareswara worked with contractor Frances Hocutt to create a language-agnostic, general-purpose linter tool to accompany that guide.
Release expediter (2015)
Harihareswara ran a 2015 PyCon sprint that expedited the GNU Mailman 3.0 release; she prioritized tasks, advised UI decisions, tested the installer and recruited additional testers, and wrote documentation.
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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