In our #InsideAT series we regularly present new employees. Today it's Stefan Schneider's turn. He starts with us as a Senior Principal Data Architect - in this interview he tells us what drove him to it, what his background is and how he likes to spend his life outside of work.
What position will you take on at AT?
As a data architect, I will work on making the interfaces and transitions in the data journey more visible and develop techniques to make it easier for customers to deal with them.
How did you become aware of AT?
A recruiter recommended a job to me where you can make a difference.
Why did you choose AT?
I believe in the mission to bring Europe out of a deep sleep with regard to data and to counter the American and Chinese cultures in dealing with it.
What are you looking forward to the most?
Roll up your sleeves and get something going.
Where were you born and raised?
In Munich, but now living in the country and holidaying in the city.
What do you do in your spare time?
I like to go golfing or sailing, depending on the wind strength.
What was your dream job as a child?
Researchers, really with white coats and explosions.
What are your three most important work utensils?
OneNote, a cup of coffee and good headphones
What was the last book you read?
Klara and the Sun by Kazuo Ishiguro
What do you always carry in your pocket?
My smartphone, everyday life is already difficult without memory expansion.