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Sr Staff Security Architect

Location: Hyderabad, Telangana, India


This position is no longer open.

Requisition Number: 216741

External Description:

Security Architect - Job Description


If you want to be a key part of establishing and growing a large, global cloud and data analytics organization, then this opportunity may be for you. Teradata Corporation is a leader in delivering high power analytics to companies driving improved results and transformational capabilities.  We are enabling customers to maximize their cloud opportunities.

The Observability and System Management Security Architect will leverage broad technical knowledge of the security practices of key public cloud offerings of providers such as Amazon Web Services, Azure or Google to ensure Teradata solutions are designed and implemented to the highest security standards thus maintaining and enhancing customer trust.

The Security Software Architect will work alongside our Product Architects and Senior Developers to design and implement secure applications that are used to manage, query and load/unload data from Teradata systems.  The Security Architect is also focused on enabling secure Teradata Cloud deployments including identity & access management implementation, third-party software integration, incident management capabilities, system hardening requirements, and security requirements development for our development teams.

 Key Areas of Responsibility

  • Ownership of security architecture for Teradata Observability and System Management applications and services
  • Collaborate with Product & Feature Architects to scope and prioritize architectural & foundational changes required to meet security standards
  • Ensure a highly secure, compliant cloud computing architecture
  • Contribute and maintain STRIDE based threat model documentation
  • Contribute to security standards to be implemented by development teams
  • Advise developers on cloud architectures and designs meeting accreditation standards
  • Build architecture to support multi-tenant environments
  • Liaison with our consulting practice to develop/enhance and document information security policies, procedures and standards required to design cloud-based solutions
  • Ensure adherence to standard regulatory and compliance requirements by overseeing regular 3rd party security audits and penetration testing
  • Understand customer base data security needs and applicable standard compliance requirements, and help design solutions fulfilling those requirements
  • Collaborate with architects and key developers on security risk assessments and guidance for remediating vulnerabilities
  • The SA will have excellent customer facing skills to be able to discuss security concerns raised by client security professionals and executives


  • 4+ years of software architecture & development experience in C, C++, GO, Java or scripting (e.g., python, ruby, bash) languages
  • 3+ years of experience architecting and/or developing software to security and compliance standards
  • Experience applying new security mechanisms to applications on public cloud platforms
  • Experience with cloud privileges, tenant isolation, and IAM solutions at enterprise scale
  • Exposure to application threat modeling or other risk identification techniques
  • Exposure to industry regulatory and compliance requirements (any of FedRAMP, PCI-DSS, NIST, HIPAA)

 Preferred Qualifications and Experience

  • Experience with RESTful Microservices and container technologies such as Kubernetes and Docker
  • Demonstrated capability to design secure systems on public / hybrid cloud as well as secure solutions for data in transit
  • Technical experience working with database technologies (any of Teradata, mySQL, Snowflake, Oracle, etc)
  • Knowledge of professional software engineering practices & best practices
  • Industry certifications such as CISSP or CCSP
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

CountryEEOText_Description: Why We Think You’ll Love Teradata We prioritize a people-first culture because we know our people are at the very heart of our success. We embrace a flexible work model because we trust our people to make decisions about how, when, and where they work. We focus on well-being because we care about our people and their ability to thrive both personally and professionally. We are an anti-racist company because our dedication to Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion is more than a statement. It is a deep commitment to doing the work to foster an equitable environment that celebrates people for all of who they are.

City: Hyderabad

State: Telangana

Community / Marketing Title: Sr Staff Security Architect

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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