nonjwspouse: Well, in IT there is usually not a whole lot of outside the business personal intraction.
This is rarely the case.
nonjwspouse: An employer can refuse to hire based on hair color, personality, Etc., but not religion or any other protected class reason.
he was not hired because his personality included treating women differently from men in a way that many women would find condecending or sexist. That this was ultimately caused by his religion is not very relevant.