Design, code, and test enhancements for Teradata database kernel software. The candidate will need to acquire or have knowledge of 1) strong database concepts with SQL knowledge 2) in depth knowledge of Teradata internals focusing on kernel, optimizer areas
The candidate will be required to contribute to feature design specifications as well as analyse low to medium complex requirements for complex feature development.
Candidate is required to participate in the feature development using the agile development methodology. Ability to analyse code for functional and performance defects and correction of those defects is required.
Focus on quality with excellent coding skills, attention to details and sound unit testing is required. Ability to contribute to test plans and test and code reviews is expected.
This is an individual contributor position reporting to an Engineering Manager.
Bachelorâ€™s degree in computer science, computer engineering or similar technical discipline with 6 to 8 years of working experience as Software Engineer using C / C++ programming languages
Masterâ€™s degree in computer science, computer engineering with 5 to 7 years of working experience as Software Engineer using C / C++ programming languages
Required Skills :
Experience with large-scale, enterprise C / C++ software development. Working knowledge of Java would be an added advantage
Strong data structure and algorithms fundamentals
Self-motivated and self-organizing individual, with a high capacity for rapid learning and having meticulous attention to detail
Knowledge of SQL and an understanding of relational database concepts either thru academic knowledge or working exposure
Strong written and oral communication skills
Effective team player and experienced in software development life cycle. Use of Agile methodologies and tolls will be an advantage
Strong analytical skills in parallel processing environment / software with strong IPC and parallel programming fundamentals
Ability to work independently with minimal supervision
Desired Skills :
Strong background in database software development
Working knowledge of UNIX operating systems is highly desirable
Sound software engineering principles