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Systems Performance Engineer

Location: Mexico City, CDMX, Mexico


This position is no longer open.

Requisition Number: 213217

External Description:

System Performance Analyst 

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 part of the Teradata Platform Performance and Characterization group where you will be primarily engaged in analysis of Teradata system-level performance on bare metal and public cloud infrastructure. 

The ideal candidate will possess strong system-level analytical skills and an excellent understanding of methodologies and tools used to monitor and measure system performance. This role requires good resource management skills to balance progress on multiple projects.  You will have the opportunity to solve real world customer problems, learn a wide variety of new technologies, and to gain a detailed understanding of the internals of industrial strength data warehouse and analytics data solutions. To be successful, you should be a self-starter who can quickly learn new technologies and dig deep into technical issues.  If you have a desire to work on the cutting edge of technology, face challenging problems, and work with smart people then this is the position for you.  

What you get to do in this role: 

Performance Analysis 

Use your analytical skills to monitor and measure system performance across multiple subsystems (CPU, memory, storage, networks, etc.) in both bare metal and public cloud environments 

Demonstrate your excellent analytical trouble shooting skills to identify problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions to identify the root cause of an issue and to suggest how to resolve it 

Automation Development 

Develop and maintain automation for analyzing and testing system behavior based upon changes in configuration and underlying technologies 

Database Development, Administration, and DevOps 

Expand your fluency in several cross-disciplinary technologies including databases, OS, networking, software, and test automation 

Create SQL scripts and to perform database administration 

Build your working knowledge of and/or direct programming experience in LAMP (Linux / Apache / Middleware / Python, Perl, PHP, Ruby) environments 

Build and maintain automated test and analysis pipelines using Jenkins 


Be a self-starter with a quick learning curve on different technologies and processes 

Work with cross-functional teams, to build consensus on issues, and to drive projects to completion 

Be a team player who can quickly find common ground and solve problems for the good of all 

Become an advocate for software quality who designs good tests, and makes recommendations to increase the quality and testability of the software  

Basic Qualifications: 

  • BS in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or related discipline  
  • 5+ years of experience 
  • Experience with client/server based application development 
  • Software development experience in C/C++, Python, Perl, and/or other languages 
  • Comfortable with working with and analyzing large amounts of data 

Preferred Qualifications: 

  • Experience working in public cloud environments (AWS, Azure, Google Cloud) 
  • Experience with the setup, configuration, and connectivity of network and storage systems and related software 
  • Experience with benchmarking and related performance analysis 
  • Experience with writing SQL based queries in support of creating and modifying test cases to create targeted workloads 
  • Experience with test automation (automating unit test cases, Test Driven Development, etc) 
  • Experience with DevOps (CI/CD, monitoring, provisioning and deployment, Jenkins, Ansible, etc) 
  • Experience with secure coding practices – knowledge of threat models, and compliance 
  • Familiarity with the design and architecture of distributed system applications and scalable system design 
  • Advanced level skills with Excel and PowerPoint 
  • Familiarity with Agile methodologies (Scrum, Lean, Kanban, SAFe, etc) 



City: Mexico City

State: Mexico

Community / Marketing Title: Systems Performance 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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