Teradata Information Security Threat & Vulnerability Management in San Diego, California


If you want to be a key part of establishing and growing a large, global cloud consulting 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. Our corporate security team is at the heart of ensuring we deliver our analytics solutions to our customer’s analytic ecosystem wherever they deploy our technology (on premises, managed cloud or public cloud). We are actively driving toward next generation service capabilities building on our already best in class services and consultants. We are helping customers determine how to maximize the opportunities enabled by cloud and how to successfully navigate towards the cloud mandates that many of our large, global customers have in place.

The Principle of Information Security Threat management will have global responsibility to leverage broad technical knowledge of the security threat analysis and experience in managing the threat levels and countermeasures for Teradata. This is a global role with overall responsibility for Teradata threat management for all business units.

The ideal candidate will have experience and proven track record of analyzing the threat organizations are facing, performing threat mapping for the critical assets, and developing a mitigation plan for the primary threats. As a key member of the security team flexibility and broad knowledge of security processes, along with strong communication and collaboration skills will result in a successful candidate.

Key Areas of Responsibility

Direct hands-on expertise in the following areas of information security:

Threat Management

  • Identify Primary Cyber Threats to Corporation

  • Map Capabilities for Each Step of Kill Chain

  • Document and Maintain Threat Maps

  • Integrate Threat Maps into Information Risk Management

  • Coordinate and assist managing new and current threats with Security Operations

Threat Intelligence

  • Determine Requirements for Threat Analytics Information

  • Implement and Monitor Threat Analytics Information

  • Correlate Threats to Vulnerabilities

  • Establish & Maintain Risk Based Criteria for Identified Threats

  • Implement Threat Analytics Processes

Vulnerability Management

  • Identify primary strategies to managing vulnerabilities across Teradata systems

  • Establish and document requirements for vulnerability management

  • Assist in install and operations of technology base

  • Monitor and provide metrics on threat level of vulnerabilities

  • Requires the ability to travel international and the ability to work in a 24x7 operations environment.


  • BS degree in related field preferred. Equivalent experience/certification acceptable.

  • 7+ years of demonstrated experience in information security roles

  • 2+ years doing threat analysis and analytics

  • Industry certifications such as CISSP, CCSP, CEH, PMP, GCIH, GSEC

  • IT security industry trends and direction

  • Information security audits

  • Network and internet security

  • Emerging technologies

  • IT standards, procedures, policy

  • Information security management

  • Information security technologies

  • Information security architecture

  • Excellent analytical, troubleshooting & interpersonal skills

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills

  • Self-motivated and able to work independently

  • Effective communication skills to translate technical risks and exposures to a business perspective - formal reports and/or presentations