NYC Engineering Articles

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    LinkedIn NYC Tech Talk Series: Engineering Excellence Meetup

    August 28, 2019

    We regularly play host to a series of meetups here at the LinkedIn office in the Empire State Building. Open to the community, these events cover a range of topics—from distributed systems, web and mobile development, to machine learning—and are a great way for engineers to meet, share notes, and learn from each other on various technical topics. At our latest...

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    Feature Highlight: Scaling Autoplay Videos for Hundreds of Millions

    March 5, 2019

    On the video team, we’re always looking for ways to improve our members’ experience with video. In late 2016, LinkedIn’s video feature was still young and our autoplay feature remained in the planning phases. Two years have since passed, and while autoplay has become a key component of the LinkedIn video experience, we’re still working on perfecting this feature...

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    Welcoming This Year’s WiTNY Interns to NYC Eng

    February 14, 2019

    At LinkedIn, we’re passionate about empowering the next generation of women in tech and helping all who are interested get their foot in the door. It’s this passion that has led us to the creation and continuation of our Women in Tech High School Trainee Program for the last several years and our partnership with WiTNY. Last January, LinkedIn was one of 46...

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    How LinkedIn Uses Data to Improve Video Performance

    January 14, 2019

    At LinkedIn, we use data to improve our members’ experiences while using our site. On the video team, we value metrics that yield...

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    LinkedIn NYC Tech Talk Series: Machine Learning and Data...

    October 19, 2018

    On the rainy evening of Sept. 12, we continued our technical meetup events hosted by LinkedIn’s NYC engineering group in the Empire...

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    Coding Conversations: First Time Presenting at a Technical ...

    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...