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Cloud Software Engineer - Teradata Cloud Infrastructure Engineering

Location: San Diego, California, United States


This position is no longer open.

Requisition Number: 212414

External Description:

Teradata Cloud Infrastructure Engineering Cloud Engineer - Requisition

Teradata is a community of people who believe in the power of data to change the world, and ready to challenge the complexity and inadequacy of conventional approaches in pursuit of better answers to the world's toughest challenges. We are a global data and analytics leader providing data platform solutions for the most prolific and interesting enterprises in every industry. 

This is your chance to be a part of the Teradata Cloud Infrastructure Engineering (CIE) team acting as a key influence and enabler to our “Cloud First” strategy. The CIE team works closely and across all of Teradata’s cloud partners providing expertise and recommendations for Teradata on Cloud compute (VM/Instances), storage, networking, and key platform enabling features in support of Teradata Vantage teams and offerings. This unique opportunity will have you spanning diverse technical competencies, from Teradata core architectures (AMPs, storage volumes, Fallback, etc.), cloud infrastructure offerings/features, testing methodologies, and Automation/Test as a Service (TaaS) proficiencies.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Cloud experience (AWS, Azure, Google Cloud) with ability to setup and configure Cloud environments including platform features (i.e. throttling, scaling, multi-attach)
  • Characterize cloud platforms, single and multi-node clusters, and associated storage options to drive and confirm CPU, I/O, memory, networking behavior and Teradata Vantage solutions
  • Have some level of platform knowledge / understanding of CPU, I/O, memory, networking metrics in the Cloud and how they may influence stability and performance
  • Develop understanding of Teradata products integration with the cloud environments, allowing for certification, feature research, troubleshooting and analysis of software and hardware anomalies driving to resolution
  • Understanding of DevOps, software engineering best practices to influence test design, automation, and implementation approaches (Ansible, Python, JavaScript, Linux shell)
  • Automation leveraging programming experience with C, C++, Java programming and Jenkins



  • BA/BS or higher in Computer Science, Engineering or related field.
  • 2-5+ years of experience in a professional software/cloud engineering position
  • Cloud working knowledge / Cloud professional certifications (AWS, Azure, Google)
  • Possess strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Strong interpersonal and communications skills; Need to be a team player
  • Basic knowledge and experience with database and SQL; Teradata experience desired
  • Experience with infrastructure automation (GitHub, Jenkins, Docker, Kubernetes, etc.).
  • Experience with Linux operating system
  • Detail-oriented and customer-focused


This position is based in Teradata's research and development main campus in San Diego, CA but currently would require work from home until Covid concerns have been fully addressed for return to the office. When in office, Teradata's employees enjoy beautiful facilities including a cafeteria, cafe, and gym on site. If you are interested in working in a fast-paced, innovative environment where you can directly influence the future of cloud-based analytics solutions and services, then Teradata is the place for you.



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City: San Diego

State: California

Community / Marketing Title: Cloud Software Engineer - Teradata Cloud Infrastructure Engineering

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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