Gregory Bayer is an Engineering Manager at Linkedin and has held this position since April 2013. In this role, he is working to make Pulse+LinkedIn the #1 mobile news reading experience. Previously, Gregory was the Vice President of Platforms and Backend engineering Lead at Pulse from September 2010 to April 2013 (when Pulse was acquired by Linkedin). In this role, he was a founding engineer, architect, and the backend team lead. He scaled Pulse's backend systems from 200K to 25M+ users, was directly responsible for growing backend / data / machine learning teams, and architected scalable and fault tolerant systems that leverage a distributed architecture from the beginning.
Additional roles Gregory has held include Senior Member of Technical Staff at Sandia National Laboratories from 2009 to September 2010, Computer Science Research assistant at Stanford University in 2008, and Software Engineer and Project Lead at Sandia National Laboratories from 2004 to 2007.