Staff Software Engineer

Location: San Diego, California US


This position is no longer open.

Requisition Number: 203577

Position Title: Software Engineer (IV)

External Description:

Our Team

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 advancement of Teradata Vantage HA products to the next level. This includes design, construction, implementation, test case creation, unit, integration and system level testing and infrastructure support.

Your Opportunity

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

Your Business Objectives would include:

  • Design, develop, maintain and support multi-threaded network applications written in C/C++ and executing in a Linux environment
  • Participate as a member of a highly productive agile team to advance team goals and objectives
  • Leverage in-depth system knowledge to guide, mentor and participate in the development of complex features and functionality, as directed by product owners and architects
  • Strong analytical abilities involving complex software in a parallel processing environment 
  • Strong leadership skills and good team player; must be comfortable leading feature development, participating in feature development, and participating in testing developed features, sometimes simultaneously
  • Ability to work effectively in a distributed team environment 
  • Ability to work independently with minimal supervision 
  • Good written and oral communication skills

Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related degree
  • 8+ years working experience in C/C++ programming
  • Familiarity with Linux kernel internals
  • Working knowledge of complex, multi-threaded network applications in a Linux environment
  • Familiarity with Linux kernel internals
  • Knowledge Bourne class of shell scripting languages (sh, ksh, bash)
  • Knowledge of high availability concepts and techniques
  • Knowledge of Agile Software Development Life Cycle

Preferred Qualifications

  • Familiarity with open source
  • Familiarity with databases and SQL
  • Knowledge and use of code coverage tools and methodologies for Java or C++ (Valgrind; Coverity; GCC/Gcov; or related tools) 
  • Knowledge of unit testing frameworks for C/C++ is a plus
  • Knowledge of Java is a plus 


This position is based in Rancho Bernardo, CA.


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City: San Diego

State: California

Community / Marketing Title: Staff Software Engineer

Job Category: Engineering

Company Profile:

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