Women in Tech Articles

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    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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    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...

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    Voices From Our Internal WomenConnect Event

    July 5, 2018

    In late June, we hosted our third annual WomenConnect event, where well over 100 employee attendees got together to talk about career transformation, cultivating leadership skills, and finding a comfortable work-life balance. We kicked off the event with a discussion between me and Jeff Weiner about empathy, compassion, and women's empowerment, and then broke...

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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...

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    Commit-ing to Open Source on International Women's Day

    March 8, 2018

    LinkedIn has a longstanding history with and commitment to the open source community. Many of our engineers across the company...

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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...