NYC Engineering Articles

  • autoplay1

    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...

  • witny1

    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...

  • videoperformance1

    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 insight on how long our videos take to load, why certain videos draw more attention than others, and how our members tend to interact with videos across web, iOS, and Android. In short, the various data points collected during video...

  • nycmeetup1

    Recap: LinkedIn NYC Machine Learning and Data Science Meetup

    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...

  • zainacodingconvo1

    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...

  • LI NYC JavaScript Meetup

    LinkedIn NYC JavaScript Tech Talk Meetup Recap

    July 26, 2018

    Inside the LinkedIn office at the Empire State Building in New York City, we routinely hold a series of meetups covering topics that...