Teradata Senior Software Engineer in San Diego, California

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.

Supporting Teradata in the cloud is a key part of our “Teradata Everywhere” strategy. Our Data Warehousing and analytics solutions need to operate on a greater number of open platforms and as a software only solution. Teradata is committed to offering solutions for a number of public and private cloud environments as well as our traditional on-premise solutions.

This position is for a Software Engineer in the Shared Services organization. This group is responsible for delivering and supporting software solutions to provision, install, update and manage the lifecycle of Teradata software products. The position involves software development, integration, and functional testing (including automated test development) of our software solutions.

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 software engineering skills in technologies such as C++, Python, and RESTful API development. Experience with Angular UI development preferred. Good oral and written communication skills are also required.

Job Functions:

  • Member of an agile development team responsible for full software life cycle.

  • Work on Stories as defined by the Product Owner to develop and support software required to deploy and configure Teradata database and ecosystem applications in various environments.

  • Work individually or side-by-side with other scrum team members to document, implement, and test software in support of the overall solution.

  • Serve as a technical lead for resolving issues with system-wide impact.

  • Serve as a peer in technical meetings, regular code reviews, and technical planning meetings

  • Ultimately be accountable for the quality of all Teradata solutions that are developed by the team.


  • Understanding of software development in a fast-paced agile scrum development environment.

  • Expert experience with one or more programming languages including C/C++, Javascript, Python, Java.

  • Knowledge of RESTful API development

  • Knowledge of Web UI development with Covalent, Angular, React, etc.

  • Knowledge of configuration management and orchestration tools such as Ansible, Chef, Puppet, etc.

  • Knowledge of Linux operating system

  • Familiarity with Git

  • Familiarity with Jenkins

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

Minimum Education and Residency Requirements:

  • Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or related discipline with 7+ years of work experience.

  • Masters or PhD degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or related discipline with 5+ years of work experience.

*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.