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Sr Software Engineer - SQL Engine

Location: Mexico City, Mexico City, Mexico


This position is no longer open.

Requisition Number: 214028

External Description:

Sr. Software Engineer -SQL Engine

This position is for a Sr. Software Engineer in the SQL-Engine Services team within the Vantage Core - Platform Software organization.  The SQLES Team is comprised of multiple scrum level teams working towards the same goal: to provide comprehensive, reliable, and scalable solutions for the Teradata SQL Engine (i.e. Teradata Database) for our supported public cloud platforms (AWS, Azure, Google Cloud) This includes: 

  • SQLE image creation and validation for our supported public cloud platforms.
  • Common/public SQLE Microservice for provisioning and runtime operations related to SQLE.
  • In-site SQLE services for cloud runtime operations (g.scaling, node failure recovery, configuration). 
  • On-node SQLE services and tools for cloud runtime operations.

We are looking for a candidate to join our fast paced and cutting-edge development organization that is on the forefront of our “Teradata Everywhere” strategy. 

Teradata Labs, the technology research and development (R&D) organization within Teradata Corporation, has been turning innovative decision support technology into business results for over 30 years. Our R&D team of analytic architects, database developers and engineers work to understand and advance emerging technologies to invent the next wave of cutting-edge analytic data solutions.  


This position is for a Software Engineer in the SQL-Engine Services team within the Vantage Core  Platform Software organization. The position involves development, integration, functional and performance testing, and fault analysis of our public cloud solutions. The engineer will be engaged in concept definition, implementation, support for early engagements, and typical life cycle management activities. 
The ideal candidate is a highly motivated and creative software engineer who is ready to participate in an agile team environment and contribute to the success of Teradata. The successful candidate will possess excellent programming skills in Python for our services developmentThe candidate must also have proven experience developing instance-based services and administering deployments on one or more of the AWS, Azure, and Google Cloud platforms.  Familiarity with Teradata Vantage is also desirable, but not required.  They must possess strong verbal and written communication skills, be self-driven, and deliver high quality results in a fast-paced environment. They need to enjoy working closely with their peers in a group of very talented engineers.  
Job Functions: 

  • Member of an agile development team responsiblefor Teradata SQL-Engine Services. 
  • Develop and support the SQL-Engine DevOps pipeline for delivering and validating SQL-Engine images for our supported public cloud platforms.
  • Develop and support the services and libraries that enable provisioning and runtime operations of the Teradata SQL-Engine on our supported public cloud platforms.
  • Provide assistancein customer support cases escalated to engineering related to Teradata SQL-Engine Services. 


  • Excellent troubleshooting, listening, and problem-solving skills
  • Experience working in fast paced agile scrum development environment. 
  • Demonstrated expertise in Python.
  • Proven experiencewith public and/or private cloud environments such as Amazon Web Services (AWS), Microsoft Azure, Google Cloud, VMWare ESXi, etc. 
  • Proven experience in RESTful services development.
  • Knowledge of security best practices for RESTful services.
  • Knowledge of Linux system administration.
  • Familiarity with C, bash, SQL. 
  • Experience with DevOps automation tools and libraries.
  • Experience with Teradata Vantagea plus. 
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills. 

Minimum Education and Residency Requirements:  

  • Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or related discipline with 5+ years of work experience.
  • Mastersdegree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or related discipline with 3+ work experience. 
  • PhD in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or related discipline with no work experience requirement.



City: Mexico City

State: Mexico

Community / Marketing Title: Sr Software Engineer - SQL Engine

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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