Teradata Staff Devops Engineer – Provisioning Automation in San Diego, California

Staff Devops Engineer – Provisioning Automation

Location: San Diego, California

Introduction:Are you a problem solver? Does the prospect of solving the world’s toughest problems with data and analytics in the cloud excite you? Would you like to work side-by-side with the brightest analytical and engineering minds in the industry to help organizations innovate and solve their big data needs with cloud based solutions? If yes, you belong here at Teradata IntelliCloud.

Teradata is an enterprise software company that providescutting-edge Big Data analytics and discovery technology helping Fortune 1000 organizations be efficient and innovative by uncovering new opportunities to grow revenues and cut costs. From large financial services organizations to global communication services providers to healthcare providers to auto manufacturers to online gaming, the largest organizations globally are using our Big Data analytics and discovery technology to make sense of petabyte scale multi-structured data to better understand customer behaviors, anticipate customer needs and develop better products and solutions.

Teradata Labs is looking for DevOps Engineers to work in our Teradata IntelliCloud group. We are looking for candidates who are passionate about automating development and production environments, owning a service from front to back, and love the challenge of working in highly distributed and dynamic Hybrid Cloud environment.

In this role, you will be responsible for design, development, and operations for the provisioning automation services for IntelliCloud HW/SW environments. Along with a systemic discipline we are also looking for candidates who can approach the DevOps discipline in new and creative ways and who are open and passionate about exploring new technologies to improve our overall environment.

Key Responsibilities:

  • You will design, develop, and operate provisioning automation services for hardware and software within IntelliCloud environments.

  • You will integrate capabilities delivered in conjunction with various IntelliCloud and Teradata engineering teams.

  • Contribute to providing requirements with engineering teams who provide component dependencies (i.e. stacki, TD database, etc)

  • Be an advisor to IntelliCloud with subject matter expertise regarding Teradata technologies (HW, SW, applications)

  • Work with product management to refine requirements for the provisioning automation service

  • Metric driven and focused on continual improvement

  • Decompose manual workflows, and design/implement automation solutions

  • Design/implement self service experiences

  • Automation is in your DNA – not satisfied with performing repeatable work

Required Skills and Experience:

  • Linux, Unix operating systems

  • Strong experience with Java programming

  • Strong experience with configuration Management - Ansible

  • Strong experience with scripting languages – bash, python

  • Experience with CI/CD for automated build and release

  • Test and build systems such as Jenkins, Gradle

  • Experience working in cloud environments – AWS

  • Experience with design and implementation of REST/Web Services

  • Experience with container technologies – Docker/Kubernetes

  • Knowledge of Teradata hardware and software preferred

  • Comfortable working with cross functional teams

  • Experience working with complex network topologies and hardware

  • Self-driven, motivated

  • Strong critical thinking and troubleshooting skills


  • B.S. or higher in Computer Science or related field plus 5 years progressive post-baccalaureate experience. Alternatively, a Master’s in Computer Science or related field plus 3 years professional software engineering experience.

  • 5+ years of relevant job 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.