Training: 8–9 November 2016
Tutorials & Conference: 9–11 November 2016
Amsterdam, NL
James Baker

James Baker
Senior Software Engineer, LinkedIn


James Baker is a senior software engineer on LinkedIn’s Feed (homepage) team, where he strives to provide an excellent experience for millions of LinkedIn members across the world. James has been active in web engineering roles since 2009 and has been in some type of IT role since 2004. He is based out of Silicon Valley and is passionate about writing enterprise-level, highly performant, secure, and accessible web applications.


13:15–13:55 Friday, 11 November, 2016
Tech, tools, and processes
Location: G103 Level: Intermediate
James Baker (LinkedIn), Mira Thambireddy (LinkedIn)
Average rating: ****.
(4.25, 4 ratings)
As traffic to websites and web applications increases, infrastructure must be put in place to handle scaling—but with that comes an increased risk for security breaches. James Baker and Mira Thambireddy dive into specific client-side vulnerabilities, discussing design patterns that scale an application securely and which frameworks currently in the market already employ these practices. Read more.