data science Articles

  • LinkedIn-2020-Emerging-Jobs-Report

    How we mapped the “skills genome” of emerging jobs

    December 10, 2019

    In today’s newly-published Emerging Jobs Report, we introduce the “skills genome methodology” to highlight the unique skills for emerging jobs—occupations that have experienced tremendous growth in hiring, but may not have had a correspondingly large or established workforce. Often, these jobs are relatively new, such as the top job globally on this year’s...

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    DataHub: A generalized metadata search & discovery tool

    August 14, 2019

    Co-authors: Mars Lan, Seyi Adebajo, Shirshanka Das Editor’s note: Since publishing this blog post, the team open sourced DataHub in February 2020. You can read more on the journey of open sourcing the platform here. As the operator of the world’s largest professional network and the Economic Graph, LinkedIn’s Data team is constantly working on scaling its...

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    Fairness, Privacy, and Transparency by Design in AI/ML Systems

    July 26, 2019

    Co-authors: Stuart Ambler, Ahsan Chudhary, Mark Dietz, Sahin Cem Geyik, Krishnaram Kenthapadi, Ian Koeppe, Varun Mithal, Guillaume Saint-Jacques, Amir Sepehri, Thanh Tran, and Sriram Vasudevan Editor’s note: A shorter version of this article was originally posted by Krishnaram Kenthapadi on LinkedIn. Introduction How do we take fairness and transparency into...

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    Detecting interference: An A/B test of A/B tests

    June 5, 2019

    At LinkedIn, most decisions are made using experiments. When we want to decide between two features, we test them against each other...

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    Getting to know Divyakumar Menghani

    May 24, 2019

    LinkedIn wouldn't be the company it is today without the engineers who built it and the talented individuals in technical roles across...

  • machine-learning-workflow

    Driving business decisions using data science and machine...

    May 2, 2019

    Co-authors: Burcu Baran, Xiaojing Dong, Chi-Yi Kuan, Emily Huang, and Tiger Zhang At LinkedIn, we have more than 630M members, 30M...