Barry Schwartz was able to have a chat with Daniel Waisberg at SMX West this year, who is now on the Search Relations Team with John Mueller. The two spoke about his job, which focuses on Google Search Console.
Danial has been a part of the search community since the early 2000. Before joining the Google Analytics Team, he he has been part of the search community since the early 2000s. In fact, he used to write on Search Engine Land.
Barry and Daniel talked about some of the things that the webmaster and SEO community want from the Search Console team. Daniel said that Google is looking to give actionable data from those tools, and not just interesting data.