Sr. Staff Software Engineer

Location: San Diego, California, United States


Requisition Number: 212751

External Description:

Sr. Staff Software Engineer
Teradata, the world's leading data analytics company is looking for experienced developers 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 Sr. Staff Software Engineer focused on building cutting-edge software for delivering cloud-based products and services.  As a Staff 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.

Duties and Responsibilities

·         Architecting and developing core systems of services, prototypes, and proofs-of-concept.

·         Roughly 70% hands-on coding.

·         Applies technical expertise and an understanding of business needs to design and develop innovative solutions in the cloud.

·         Utilizes deep understanding of DevOps and software engineering best practices to influence design and implementation approaches and solutions.

·         Works in a cross-functional style, developing relationships with external teams and working across teams to achieve results.

·         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.

·         Coaches and mentors less senior software engineers in software development techniques and cloud development.

·         Able to act as technical lead for one or more projects.


·         B.S. or higher in Computer Science or related field.

·         Extensive experience in professional software engineering, including agile development.

·         Extensive experience with cloud-based development and systems.

·         Experience developing large distributed systems and cloud services that are scalable, reliable, secure, and supportable.

·         Extensive experience with REST, Web Services, CI/CD systems, Linux, and Java enterprise development.

Preferred Qualifications

·         Experience working in large enterprise environments, implementing complex solutions utilizing cloud services in AWS (beyond simply EC2).

·         Experience working with remote/offshore teams.

·         Knowledge of Jira, Git, Jenkins, and Maven.

·         Experience with Python and scripting languages.

·         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: San Diego

State: California

Community / Marketing Title: Sr. Staff Software Engineer

Job Category: Engineering

Company Profile:

Our Company

Teradata (NYSE: TDC) is the leading multi-cloud data platform company for enterprise analytics, transforming how businesses work and people live through the power of data.

At Teradata, we are leading the data era. As enterprises address today’s digital economy, they are faced with new competition and consumer expectations and are turning to data to power their future. Teradata has worked with the largest companies in the world for 40+ years, bringing our experience and expertise to support global enterprises with their most demanding, mission-critical, complex, and large-scale data needs.  Teradata is recognized as a leader in the cloud, data, and analytics spaces by top analyst firms, Gartner and Forrester, and Fortune Magazine as well. 

Our connected multi-cloud data platform for enterprise analytics, Teradata Vantage™, is an extremely scalable, secure, and resilient offering that simplifies ecosystems by connecting data and making it easier to uncover insights from across the organization…regardless of where that data resides. With Vantage, we enable companies to modernize their data management, from start to scale. Every day, millions of users benefit from our open data platform. Empowering customers and partners to develop and build how they like, we enable hundreds of business outcomes and solutions, including improving customer experience and profitability, driving operational efficiency, realizing financial transformation, or achieving operational efficiency.

 As the world of data grows, we are the leader in enabling the future of connected businesses, powered by data intelligence. We are committed to delivering on this vision by following sustainable business practices and with a strong focus on diversity, equity, and inclusion. We believe that only by embracing diversity of identity, thought, background, expression, and perspective can we solve today’s challenges and reimagine tomorrow’s world.

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