Teradata Software Engineer (Cloud) in San Diego, California

Software Engineer (Cloud)


Title: Software Engineer (Cloud)

Job Description: Software Engineer I

Teradata Labs, the technology research and development (R&D) organization within Teradata Corporation, has been turning innovative decision support technology into business results for over 30 years. Our R&D team of analytic architects, database developers and engineers work to understand and advance emerging technologies to invent the next wave of cutting-edge analytic data solutions.

Summary Description:

The Software Engineer will become a member of the Teradata Database Engineering team. This organization is responsible for implementing design, construction, unit testing and support of the Teradata Unity software solution. The successful candidate will work as a contributing member of the Unity development team to bring Unity into the cloud as a robust, highly available software product that supports and enhances the Teradata database product line.

Key Areas of Responsibility:

  • Key contributor to the delivery of a robust, resilient, quality product into the cloud

  • Responsible for full software development lifecycle - application design, development and unit testing, database access, unit/integration testing using agile development techniques

  • Design and deliver products that meet specifications, with high standards in programming quality, style and organization

  • Provide internal and customer support of developed applications

  • Communicate effectively with other engineers and various stakeholders

  • Analyze and troubleshoot issues

  • Application performance tuning

  • Infrastructure and cloud support

Work Environment:

This position is located in Rancho Bernardo, CA (San Diego). This fast-paced high tech environment is perfect for individuals seeking to exercise innovation and out of the box thinking to move our state of the art technology to the next level. This role is a working member of the team, with responsibility for the delivery of Teradata Database Products into the cloud. This includes design, construction, implementation, test case creation, unit, integration and system level testing and infrastructure support.

Skills & Attributes:

The ideal candidate will have the following skills and abilities:

  • Working knowledge of complex applications written in Python

  • Working knowledge of Linux operating systems

  • Familiarity with multi-threaded network applications

  • Knowledge of AWS and Azure cloud services

  • Knowledge of Agile Development as well as continuous integration/deployment methodologies

  • Knowledge of SQL

  • Knowledge Bourne class of shell scripting languages (sh, ksh, bash)

  • Strong analytical abilities involving complex software in a parallel processing environment

  • Ability to work effectively in a team environment

  • Ability to work independently with minimal supervision

  • Good written and oral communication skills


Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related degree

  • Experience in Python programming

  • Familiarity with AWS, Azure or other cloud services

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Knowledge of complex, multi-threaded network applications in a Linux environment

  • Familiarity with Linux kernel internals

  • Familiarity with open source

  • Familiarity with databases and SQL

  • Knowledge of Agile Software Development Life Cycle

  • Knowledge of C/C is a plus

  • Knowledge of Java is a plus

Note: Teradata Corporation does not offer sponsorship for this position.

  • Our total compensation approach includes a competitive base salary, 401(k), strong work/family programs, and medical, dental and disability coverage.

Teradata is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and commits to hiring returning veterans.

Job: Engineering

Schedule: Full-time

Primary Location: Americas-United States-California-San Diego

Organization: Database Engineering

Req ID: 169575