"Going from raw data to valuable insights, and seeing that mix of surprise and amazement in a user's eyes; that's what drives me."

Daniel van der Ende

Data Gandalf

Daniel is a data engineer at GoDataDriven. He enjoys working on high performance distributed computation with Spark, empowering data scientists by helping them to run their models on very large datasets with high performance. He is an Apache Spark and Apache Airflow contributor and speaker at conferences and meetups. In his spare time, he enjoys video games and reading (both fiction and non-fiction) and can sometimes be found trying out new tech on his home-built server.