• 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...

  • profilehighlights1

    Rebuilding the Profile Highlights System at LinkedIn

    February 27, 2019

    LinkedIn’s mission is to connect the world’s professionals to make them more productive and successful. Building an active community of engaged members is a key strategy for achieving our mission. One of the many ways to drive member conversations and active communities is through profile highlights, which are insights between the viewer of a profile and that...

  • clairecoding1

    Coding Conversations: How Working as a Flight Attendant Has Helped Me as a Software Engineer

    February 25, 2019

    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...

  • hadoopmeetup1

    The Present and Future of Apache Hadoop: A Community Meetup...

    February 21, 2019

    On January 30, Hadoop developers gathered at LinkedIn’s offices in Mountain View to share their latest work, with presentations by...

  • migz1

    MiGz for Compression and Decompression

    February 20, 2019

    Compressing and decompressing files with GZip normally uses a single thread. For large files, this can bottleneck dependent tasks like...

  • 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...