Liyin Tang, Software Engineer at Airbnb

Liyin Tang

Software Engineer, Airbnb

Liyin Tang is a software engineering on the Data Infrastructure team at Airbnb. Before Airbnb, he worked at Facebook for 4 years and Dropbox for 1 year. He focuses on building high available and reliable storage services and help the services scale in the face of exponential data growth. Mr Tang joined HBase PMC in 2013 and also contributed to other Apache projects including HDFS and Hive. Recently, he is building a streaming infrastructure to power realtime data products at Aribnb. He holds a master’s degree in computer science from University of Southern California.


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