• Year in Review: Publishing Platform Roundup

    Year in Review: Publishing Platform Roundup

    December 23, 2015

    The beauty of LinkedIn’s publishing platform is that it gives professionals a way to share their personal opinions about topical professional news and interests. Throughout the year, LinkedIn’s engineers have put countless hours into writing thoughtful pieces that break down the ins and outs of the jobs they do every day. Here are the top 20 Pulse posts from LinkedIn engineers in 2015. With topics ranging from Kim Kardashian and LeBron James to the Internet of Things and Virtual...

  • Open Source

    Open Source Hits Scale in 2015

    December 22, 2015

    In 2015 we made our biggest contributions yet to the open source community by open sourcing more than 10 original projects, including Pinot, Burrow and Gobblin, and pushing significant updates to Samza, Rest.li, Kafka and Voldemort, four of our most broadly adopted open source projects. We‘ve worked to scale our infrastructure as we reached 400 million LinkedIn members, so it’s no surprise many of our open source projects this year focus on building out our data pipelines and...

  • Girls Who Code group photo

    Leaning In with Girls Who Code

    December 21, 2015

    This past November, LinkedIn’s Women In Tech (WIT) Community hosted a group of roughly 25 young girls from Girls Who Code, a nonprofit organization working to close the gender gap in technology and engineering. These girls, aged 14 to 18, came from several different high schools around the Bay Area. In addition to taking high school math and engineering classes, some of the girls had already demonstrated high interest in the field by attending coding camps (and winning contests!)...

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  • Year In Review: Engineering & Operations

    Year In Review: Engineering & Operations

    December 21, 2015

    2015 has been another amazing year for LinkedIn and our Engineering & Operations team. We’ve delivered on incredible product launches and technology...

  • Test Stability - How We Make UI Tests Stable

    Test Stability - How We Make UI Tests Stable

    December 16, 2015

    If you know anything about building user interfaces (UI), you probably know that it's very difficult to test them using automated tests. Such tests tend...

  • Guy Lebanon

    Getting to Know Guy Lebanon

    December 10, 2015

    Talent is LinkedIn’s number one operating priority and we have no shortage of talented individuals in technical roles across the company. These are the...