engineering culture Articles

  • NYC-Eng-Team

    The Growth of the NYC Engineering Office

    May 31, 2018

    NYC Engineering team outing At a recent engineering show-and-tell in our offices in the Empire State Building, while I watched demos of a new prototype from one of our backend infrastructure teams and learned about the latest creative tools for video, it hit me. We’d done it. We have quietly built, in New York City, a full-capacity R&D organization capable of...

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    Coding Conversations: Adopting a Growth Mindset

    May 3, 2018

    Contrary to popular perceptions, I’ve come to realize engineers do not exclusively work on building new products. Engineering sometimes involves designing new systems, but can also entail evolving older legacy systems, scaling products, and maintaining good hygiene by cleaning up unused modules. It’s not only about solving problems by creating new products; we...

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    Coding Conversations: How Challenges Can Lead to Innovation

    April 3, 2018

    Editor's Note: LinkedIn Engineering is dedicated to solving complex problems at scale to create economic opportunity for every member of the global workforce. This challenge provides our engineers with the opportunity to build their technical skills as they make this mission a reality. In this series, we’ll talk about the career development of the people that...

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    Scaling Decision-Making Across Teams within LinkedIn...

    March 16, 2018

    Editor's note: Interested in performance engineering topics? Consider attending the Performance Engineering Meetup on Wednesday, March...

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    NYC Engineering: Making Strides to Encourage More Women in ...

    February 7, 2018

    Co-authors: Stephanie Killian and Nikolai Avteniev LinkedIn’s vision is to create economic opportunity. Many of us across the company,...

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    Getting to Know Todd Palino

    January 23, 2018

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