engineering culture Articles

  • zainacodingconvo1

    Coding Conversations: First Time Presenting at a Technical Conference

    October 18, 2018

    Last month was the Grace Hopper Celebration of Women in Computing in Houston, Texas, and it’s known as the world's largest gathering of women technologists. I was lucky enough to attend this year’s event on behalf of LinkedIn. On the second day of the conference, I was scheduled to give a talk about LinkedIn’s load testing and disaster recovery strategies in...

  • gettingtoknowcesar1

    Getting to Know Cesar Gama Ortiz

    September 25, 2018

    LinkedIn wouldn't be the company it is today without the engineers who built it. We have no shortage of talented individuals in technical roles across the company. They are the ones who create, build, and maintain our platform, tools, and features—as well as write posts for this blog. In this series, we feature some of the people and personalities that make...

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    Report Card: Customizing Our Women in Tech High School Trainee Program

    September 11, 2018

    2018 High School Trainee summer cohort   Over the last few years, our Women in Tech High School Trainee Program has seen a fair amount of changes and improvements, and this year was no different. This summer marked the fourth year that we’ve welcomed high school girls onto the LinkedIn campus to experience what it’s like to be an engineer. This year’s cohort...

  • jamie_sun1

    Coding Conversations: Pursuing Personal and Career...

    August 15, 2018

    It’s been almost two years since I joined LinkedIn. Previously, I had studied communication systems for six years and then moved on to...

  • GettingtoKnowTerry1

    Getting to Know Terry Juan Bates

    August 9, 2018

    LinkedIn wouldn't be the company it is today without the engineers who built it. We have no shortage of talented individuals in...

  • Coding Conversations: Transforming My Career

    July 23, 2018

    Transformation. Is there a right time to transform your career? Is there a cheat sheet that helps us transition from role A to role B?...