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Re: Introducing Shruthi Rajaram, Mifos Community Engineer


Welcome, Shruthi.

On Wed, Jul 4, 2018 at 6:34 PM Isaac Kamga <isaac.kamga@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:

> Welcome aboard Shruthi. I look forward to working with you.
>
> On Wed, Jul 4, 2018 at 2:47 PM Ed Cable <edcable@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
>
> > Hello Mifos and Fineract communities,
> >
> > I wanted to formally introduce Shruthi Rajaram of Conflux Technologies
> who
> > is just starting out her role as Mifos Community Engineer as of
> yesterday.
> > You'll hopefully be seeing a lot of her on the lists as she's stepping
> into
> > the role that Nazeer once filled in presiding over the community. I'll
> let
> > her introduce herself and her background.
> >
> > The Mifos Initiative as fortunate enough to secure funding from DIAL
> > through one of their catalytic grants to get the Dirty Jobs work done.
> Her
> > role is made possible by this grant.
> >
> > As you've seen over the past several months, there have been delays in
> > shipping releases, merging pull requests, fixing bugs, building new APIs.
> > Having a dedicate person in this role will certainly help with these
> delays
> > but I don't want it to reduce the pressure or remove the need for our
> > committers and community at large to be helping with these vital duties
> > because our aim is to help make the Fineract and Mifos communities
> > self-functioning without intervention of funded dedicated developers.
> >
> > For the near immediate future, she'll be working on the APIs that our
> GSOC
> > students need and getting the outstanding pull requests merged for
> Fineract
> > 1.2.
> >
> > Her scope of focus across Fineract and Mifos will include:
> >
> >
> >
> > * - Review and merge pull requests from interns, partners, and volunteers
> > in our community to the Apache Fineract platform- Review and merge pull
> > requests from interns, partners, and volunteers in our community to the
> > Mifos X web and mobile apps- Guide the QA process and release management
> > process as part of the Apache Way to publicly release Apache Fineract-
> > Prepare and package corresponding Mifos X web and mobile app releases
> that
> > consume the stable Apache Fineract platform. - Triage incoming bug
> reports
> > and feature requests. - Fix critical and show-stopping bugs and security
> > vulnerabilities that arise and release them promptly as hot fixes.  - Fix
> > outstanding P1 bugs and feature requests from our backlog that requires
> > deep platform-level knowledge that volunteers can’t take on. - Develop
> new
> > APIs, integrations, and minor features which are dependencies for other
> > projects which will be developed upon by interns and volunteers.-
> > Architectural Design and Technical Onboarding - as new external
> > contributors come to the project, we need an expert on our platform to
> give
> > them an initial technical onboarding and help them properly design new
> > features they’d like to build - Dev Ops to maintain continuous
> integration
> > servers and build pipelines to push merged code to our staging server and
> > push stable releases to our demo servers. *Join in welcoming Shruthi to
> > our communities!
> >
> > Cheers,
> >
> > *Ed Cable*
> > President/CEO, Mifos Initiative
> > edcable@xxxxxxxxx | Skype: edcable | Mobile: +1.484.477.8649
> >
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> >
> >
>