NYC Engineering Articles

  • 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...

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    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 State Building with the third meetup in the NYC Tech Talk series. This event was focused on the topics of Machine Learning and Data Science. We were joined by keynote speakers from LinkedIn, Cornell Medicine, and Google, along with...

  • 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...

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    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...

  • postinspector1

    Post Inspector: A Tool to Optimize Content Sharing

    June 19, 2018

    The Content Ingestion team at LinkedIn primarily focuses on discovering content across the web and ingesting it into the LinkedIn...

  • codereview1

    Scaling Collective Code Ownership with Code Reviews

    June 13, 2018

    Recently, I gave a presentation at SCNA 2018 about scaling collective code ownership in the LinkedIn Flagship product engineering...