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VP, Strategy & Global Strategic Initiatives

Location: California, USA


Requisition Number: 212743

External Description:

About Teradata

Teradata Corporation is the provider of the connected multi-cloud data platform for enterprise analytics, focused on helping companies leverage all their data across an enterprise, at scale. We transform how businesses work and people live through the power of data.

We have a people-first culture because we believe that the people of Teradata are at the very heart of our success. We have a flexible work policy because we trust our employees to make decisions about how, when, and where they work. We have a strong commitment to Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion and have pledged to be an Anti-Racist company. We believe that diversity makes us stronger, and we are looking for people who will bring a unique perspective to the team.

If you are excited about this role but your experience doesn’t align perfectly, we encourage you to apply anyway.  You may be the right candidate for this position or other openings at Teradata

VP, Strategy & Global Strategic Initiatives

This is a key leadership position in our Strategy organization and will provide leadership and direction with the aim of driving and achieving Teradata’s corporate strategy.  This leader will be responsible for tackling the largest, most complex, and often ambiguous challenges at the company, requiring deep thought expertise, complex problem solving, and cross-functional collaboration. The ideal candidate has core problem solving abilities applicable to a broad range of topics in the tech/software industry, deep experience in several functions, whether in industry or in consulting, and experience leading cross-functional teams on strategic topics. 

The Team:

We are a mission-driven team focused on driving excellence throughout Teradata. We strive to be integrative, collaborative, and humble. We excel at gathering inputs from multiple sources, developing a well-informed point of view, and partnering with stakeholders across the company to implement the vision.

The Day-to-Day Experience:

You will bring a collaborative mindset and broad perspective every day to create best in class strategy development process coupled with your experience leading cross-functional teams in a global technology company to analyze and solve complex problems.  You will do this by:

  • Lead a team to ongoingly identify incremental or unaddressed sources of value and build alignment on the priority of topics to take on to accelerate Teradata’s growth or improve operational effectiveness
  • Translate agreed upon opportunities into projects with cross-functional senior stakeholders to identify and resolve underlying issues, and operationalize new approaches, leading to significant improvements in the selected areas, informed by internal and industry best practices
  • Develop, maintain, and excite a network of senior leaders across the organization who are responsible for implementing our strategy

Teradata’s Commitment to ESG:

Environmental, Social, & Governance (ESG) is important to all aspects of our business. Learn more here -

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City: San Diego

State: California

Community / Marketing Title: VP, Strategy & Global Strategic Initiatives

Job Category: Strategy

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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