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Kirk Gray

Kirk Gray

VP Engineering at McGraw Hill

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Hello 👋

Unfortunately, I don't have any available slot for the next 4 weeks

    I'm a Leader, Software Architect, and Engineer. In the past, my focus has been design, performance, monitoring, and automated deployment of Internet scale distributed systems. My focus is now building, nurturing, and leading great teams of engineers who deliver timely value to customers.

    About me

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    Seniority

    9 Years

    Hierarchy

    Manager of Managers

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    How to Successfully Complete A Major Reorganization

    4 November

    Kirk Gray, VP of Engineering at McGraw-Hill, recalls his experiences performing major reorganizations of departments, including successful techniques to ensure a smooth transition.

    Roadmap
    Alignment
    Convincing
    Fairness
    Reorganization
    Engineering
    The Importance of a Detailed Leveling Guide

    4 November

    Kirk Gray, VP of Engineering at McGraw-Hill, examines his process of creating a leveling guide and implementing it in an enterprise.

    Acquisition / Integration
    Goal Setting
    Changing A Company
    Mission / Vision / Charter
    Engineering
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    Experience

    VP Engineering

    McGraw Hill

    May 2017 - current

    Leading engineering across a broad portfolio, including authoring, new product deliver, adaptive, access/identity, e-commerce.

    VP Engineering

    Schoolrunner

    Feb 2016 - May 2017

    Leading technology at an EdTech startup focused on data management and analysis in the K12 space, with a focus on Charter Management groups.

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