engineering culture Articles

  • How LinkedIn Ditched the "One Size Fits All" Hiring Approach for InfoSec and Won

    October 31, 2022

    What drew me to LinkedIn was the chance to take on the challenge of scaling and adapting the security framework for the world’s largest professional network. Today, our Information Security (InfoSec) team is responsible for protecting LinkedIn’s infrastructure and data for our members, customers, and employees. As our platform has scaled, our security programs...

  • REACH turns five - Celebrating the power of apprenticeships

    August 24, 2022

    Every tech company wants to hire great talent, but many have historically hired based on pedigree -- where candidates went to school, where they worked and who they know. However, there's a pool of qualified talent who have followed non-traditional paths but may have been overlooked in traditional recruiting pipelines. Five years ago, we piloted our REACH...

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    Celebrating Innovation, Success, and the Future at Data Science Week 2020

    September 30, 2020

    Last week, the global LinkedIn Data Science team joined together for our third-annual Data Science Week. This virtual event included workshops, conference talks, networking events, an awards ceremony, and a fireside chat with Mohak Shroff, LinkedIn’s Senior Vice President of Engineering. It was a celebration of our team and our successes over the past year, a...

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    Coding Conversations: Four teams, three tracks, two offices

    February 7, 2020

    Editor's Note: LinkedIn Engineering is dedicated to solving complex problems at scale to create economic opportunity for every member...

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    A look at our biggest SRE[in]con yet

    November 14, 2019

    Co-authors: Todd Palino, Samir Jafferali, Kurt Andersen, and Carolyn Blood LinkedIn hosted its 4th annual SRE[in]con conference in...

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    Getting to know Natasha Michel

    November 12, 2019

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