10 Questions With... Miguel Martin

Written by: Miguel Martin

(Senior Software Engineer)

Employee Voices


Name: Miguel Martin

Title: Senior software engineer

Hometown: Granollers

Office Location: Barcelona

Start Date: 04/2019

Q1:  What is your earliest memory of working for Telescope?

A: Having a nice dinner in Barcelona and meeting the team few days before starting at the company.

Q2. What do you like most about your job?

A: Programming solutions and applications and seeing the final result and all the connected pieces behind working in harmony, feels like building a machine.  

Q3.  What was your first job?

A: While I was studying at high school and college I worked for several years at my father's construction company, cleaning, carrying heavy things and helping most experienced workers.

Q4.  What did you want to be when you grew up?

A: A pro Lego builder to spend all day designing and building sets.

Q5.  If you won the lottery, what would be the first thing you would purchase?

A: I would pay the travel and the inscription of a pro cross country bike race like the Cape Epic.

Q6.  What’s your favorite song right now?

A: Moderat – Bad Kingdom

Q7.  What is your favorite thing to do on the weekend?

A: Morning bike rides through Collserola Park with friends, and long walks with my couple to get lunch or dinner at any of our favorite places.

Q8.  What is the best advice you’ve ever received?

A: When I was young, after some bad marks my father did me work an entire summer, after some very tough months he asked me "I didn't have the chance to study when I was young, do you want this life too?", it worked.

Q9.  If you could have one superpower, what would it be?

A: Time travels, to visit ancient cities and historic places or see how the future is and what amazing technologies will create the humanity.

Q10: What app or piece of tech can’t you live without?

A: I can't live without my smartwatch