Meet Rainer Paat: The Visionary Behind Skawen’s Innovative Prop-Tech Solutions
Rainer Paat is a seasoned software architect who joined Skawen as R&D Manager in 2019. He has a Masters Degree in Physics from the University of Tartu. Prior to joining Skawen, he spent 12 years as the Principal Software Development Engineer for the Skype team at Microsoft. He holds experience in both hardware and software development that makes him an excellent professional to look upto.
What we love the most about Rainer is his commitment to sustainability. He developed an energy reporter algorithm for his own home, switching his appliances to energy-saving ones and then eventually slashing the annual electricity consumption by nearly 50%
Rainer’s interests go beyond the corporate world which makes him a true innovator. He created a hardware, electronics and software solution RCSnail for controlling small remote control toy cars through a video feed and the same technology was ported to control a real car too.
He has also made significant contributions to academia. He’s mentored aspiring tech professionals at the University of Tartu, sharing his knowledge and practical experience to shape the next generation of engineers.
Rainer’s journey is fueled by an unwavering love for learning, a commitment to technical excellence, and a passion for sustainability. He’s not just a leader in the software industry; he’s an inspiration to all of us!
Let’s give him a big thumbs up and follow his amazing journey.