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Senior Cloud Engineer

Multiple Locations: Santa Clara, California, United States • Denver, Colorado, United States • Austin, Texas, United States • Seattle, Washington, United States • San Francisco, California, United States


This position is no longer open.

Requisition Number: 212410

External Description:

Senior Software Engineer

Are you passionate about building highly scalable, fault tolerant, elastic, and secure services in public cloud environments like Google Cloud, AWS and Azure?

Teradata, the world's leading data analytics company is looking for experienced engineers to join our Teradata Managed Cloud team. If you are interested in working in a startup environment where you can directly influence the future of cloud based analytics solutions and services, then the Teradata Cloud is the place for you. You will actively define and implement state of the art technical solutions, including capabilities to support elastic scalability, on-demand self-service, disaster recovery, and usage based consumption, to enable customers to solve their most complex data analytics challenges.

Join the Teradata Managed Cloud team as a Senior Software Engineer focused on building cutting-edge software for delivering cloud-based products and services.  As a Senior Software Engineer you will have the opportunity to build new applications and services from scratch as well as extending the functionality of existing applications and services.

You will join a team of engineers to build cloud services that bring Teradata’s analytics capabilities to the public cloud platforms.  This position is part of the Cloud Platform Engineering Team focused on Multi-cloud infrastructure services.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Design and Implement Cloud services that manage the security and storage in public cloud.
  • Implement automations to provision, configure, manage and monitor Teradata Cloud services, sites and offerings in relaton of security and storage.
  • Develop threat models to ensure the Cloud platform services are secure and meets our compliance standards.
  • Participate in designing and developing core systems of services, prototypes, and proofs-of-concept.
  • Applies technical expertise and an understanding of business needs to design and develop innovative solutions in the cloud.
  • Effectively communicating technical solutions and decisions to both technical and leadership audiences through documentation, presentations, and verbal communications.
  • Development of accurate time estimates and milestones for projects.


  • B.S. or higher in Computer Science or related field.
  • At least 5 years of hands-on software development experience.
  • At least 1 years of experience with designing, building, and operating distributed complex software systems on Google Cloud, AWS or Azure.
  • Experience with dev-ops software development methods.
  • Strong computer science fundamentals in data structures, algorithm design, and complexity analysis
  • Demonstrated proficiency with at least one modern general-purpose programming languages like Java, C++, Go, Python, etc.
  • Experience in professional software engineering, including agile development.
  • Experience with REST, Web Services, CI/CD systems, Linux, and Java enterprise development.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience in full stack development.
  • Experience mentoring junior software engineers.
  • Experience influencing software engineering best practices within your team.
  • Familiarity with dev-ops software development methods.
  • Experience with Teradata (or other RDMS) and NoSQL technologies.
  • Experience with Docker container related technologies like Kubernetes, Mesos, etc.
  • Experience with supporting mission critical, 24x7 systems.
  • Experience working with remote/offshore teams.
  • Knowledge of Jira, Git, Jenkins, and Maven.
  • Experience with Ansible, Chef, or similar software configuration tools.
  • Experience with UI development.

*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.

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City: Santa Clara

State: California

Community / Marketing Title: Senior Cloud Engineer

Job Category: Engineering

Company Profile:

Our Company

Teradata is the connected multi-cloud data platform for enterprise analytics company. Our enterprise analytics solve business challenges from start to scale. Only Teradata gives you the flexibility to handle the massive and mixed data workloads of the future, today.

The Teradata Vantage architecture is cloud native, delivered as-a-service, and built on an open ecosystem. These design features make Vantage the ideal platform to optimize price performance in a multi-cloud environment.

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