Steven has been at Tableau for three years, and has worked on two different teams and projects. He currently works on the data development team as a senior software engineer. He started out on the big data team, launching the JSON connector for Tableau Desktop. He moved to the exciting Maestro team two years ago, where he has a test focus and enjoys improving and implementing Tableau test infrastructure. Steven grew up in Coupeville, WA, and earned his B.S. at Pacific Lutheran University in Tacoma, WA. He enjoys backpacking, cycling, rock climbing, hiking, car camping, and anything that gets him closer to nature.