Mahmoud Hashemi is a backend engineer and architect, open-source library maintainer, and Wikipedian. Newly building services and teams at shopkick, for many years, he built scalable enterprise Python services at PayPal, where he wrote technical essays
and presented O’Reilly’s Enterprise Software with Python
. On the Wikipedia side of things, he’s known for Listen to Wikipedia
, Wikipedia Social Search
, the Weeklypedia
newsletter, the Wikipedia IFTTT channel
, and much much more. He believes education is more than something you receive, and that every coder should be able to see one, do one, then teach one.