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Amin Ud Din Shroff
Amin Ud Din Shroff
Software Developer (Analytics), Product Management Team, Wikimedia Foundation

About me

I'm Software Developer(Analytics) in Product Management Team, for the Wikimedia Foundation. Based out of Hyderabad. My background is in Computer Science, Programming, Technology Entrepreneurship, Cryptography, Analytics, Web security.

My work

The core responsibility of this position is to improve the usability of the media uploading process to Wikimedia Commons, re-architect meta data, and create a tracking mechanism to measure impacts of media distributed from Commons. The successful candidate architects, develops, tests and deploys new features and improvements of the MediaWiki software for Wikimedia Commons by working closely with the interaction designer and peer developers of MediaWiki. Create implementation prototypes based on design concepts Propose software design solutions and obtain consensus from senior and peer tech teams Develop, test, and deploy new features and improvements to the MediaWiki core and to MediaWiki extensions Collaborate in designing and implementing QA processes including multi-lingual and performance tests Work closely with operations staff to ensure proper integration with testing and production systems.

Disclaimer: I work for or provide services to the Wikimedia Foundation, and this is the account I try to use for edits or statements I make in that role. However, the Foundation does not vet all my activity, so edits, statements, or other contributions made by this account may not reflect the views of the Foundation.

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