LinkedIn HRIT Technical Analyst in Sunnyvale, California

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We are looking for a Technical Analyst to join our HRIT team in building innovative products that our employees don't just use, but love. You will be responsible for coordinating the requirements/design/QA for rich & dynamic client-side interfaces using JavaScript/Java Technologies. You will tackle the challenges of rapidly-growing, responsive applications that have thousands of visitors every day, and will also have aligned responsibility to the cloud/vendor solutions for LinkedIn HR.


  • Own the requirements/design/QA of front-end development for one or more of our HR products and collaborate with visual/interaction designers, engineers and product managers to launch new products, iterate on existing features and build a world-class user experience

  • Contribute to the creation of Enterprise Learning Systems strategy, platform and architecture for Learning Platforms as well as Applications Integrations, reporting and analytics

  • Leverage latest technologies to keep LinkedIn HR at the cutting edge of innovation

  • Collaborate with colleagues, including product managers, and engineers assigned to your project(s)

  • Coordinate the development and communication of policies, procedures, feature updates, and operational status of the learning platforms

  • Research, identify and recommend learning technology trends and act as an advocate for future updates, upgrades and implementations

  • Maintain key relationships with HR Systems vendors

  • Generate and create HR metrics

Basic Qualifications:

  • BA/BS degree or equivalent experience

  • 3+ years of web development experience

Preferred Qualifications:

  • MA/MS degree

  • Experience with HR Systems Global Support

  • Experience with learning solutions for corporate users

  • Exposure with JavaScript/Java and semantic HTML/XHTML and CSS

  • Exposure integrating front-end code with server-side technology and QA Methodologies

  • Knowledge of current trends and best practices in front-end architecture, including performance, accessibility and usability

  • Knowledge of browser quirks and their remedies

  • Familiarity with project management techniques