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Technical Lead ~ Teradata ~ Saudi Arabia

Full-time · Mid-Senior level
  • Full-time · Mid-Senior level
  • Saudi Arabia


About the job

Our Company

At Teradata, we believe that people thrive when empowered with better information. That’s why we built the most complete cloud analytics and data platform for AI. By delivering harmonized data, trusted AI, and faster innovation, we uplift and empower our customers—and our customers’ customers—to make better, more confident decisions. The world’s top companies across every major industry trust Teradata to improve business performance, enrich customer experiences, and fully integrate data across the enterprise.

What You’ll Do

In this position you will be a ‘trusted advisor’ to your client; your technology expertise, experience, not forgetting your business skills, means you can seek out and develop opportunities for Teradata solutions that meet your customer’s challenges. You’ll also be aware of our competitors’ assets, because your customer will need confidence in your understanding of their data challenges. We don’t expect you to be an expert in everything; in fact, we’d prefer you to have wide and far reaching knowledge and experience, with perhaps a specialism field or two that you are expert in. And whatever your particular experience, you can explain, demonstrate and deliver right across the board in your customer’s organization.

Who You’ll Work With

The Teradata Core Data Architecture team works with advanced database technologies allowing us to build exciting new features that unlock business value for our customers. As the Technical Lead, you will report directly to the Solution Architecture Manager, Consulting Delivery EMEA. On our team, you will help to execute a vision that delivers technology-enabled, high-impact business outcomes for our enterprise customer base that meet the highest software quality standards.

What Makes You a Qualified Candidate

  • 10-12 years of experience in Data warehousing in which 4-6 years in delivering DWH projects as technical lead.
  • Work with the Application Development team to implement data strategies, build data flows and develop conceptual data models for data warehouse.
  • Detailed knowledge of entire DWH implementation lifecycle.
  • Detailed knowledge of logical and physical data models.
  • Be able to use Erwin tool.
  • Good understanding of key processes, in Telco (CRM system, Mediation, IN, Online Charging system, Payment gateway, IVR, Credit and Control, ERP), Banking (GL/ Deposit/ Loan/ Bills/ Instrument/ Debit card/ Credit card/ Internet Banking), Investment Banking (Mutual Fund/ IPO/ Bond/ Derivative/ Portfolio management/ Merger & Acquisition) and Insurance (General business/Life insurance/ Property & Casualty).
  • Experience in working with Teradata Communication model (c-LDM) or Financial Services model (FS-LDM) or sound business knowledge of any Telecom industry data model for data warehouse.
  • Analyzing and optimization current solutions, physical model optimization, query tuning. Design, develop, test, support processes and framework for extracting, transforming and loading data from source systems to DWH and data marts.

What You’ll Bring

You are energetic, positive and outgoing. You exercise strong judgement and decision making across all aspects of your role. You’re well-organized, detail-oriented and have a consistent track record as a strategic thinker capable of foreseeing impacts of simultaneous projects. You describe yourself as resourceful and have conquered the art of effective multitasking. You have superior time management skills.

Desired Skills

  • Knowledge of any enterprise relational database (Teradata, Oracle, IBM)
  • Working experience with Teradata database, Indexes, TD SQLs, PI, MLPPI, compression, data type selection and rightsizing, SI, JI, SOFT RI etc.
  • Logical modeling, physical modelling, data profiling and data mapping
  • Must be ready to travel short-term and long-term for project assignment.
  • Attitude towards learning business rules and integrate with data Model and semantic model.
  • Good understanding of Teradata database architecture and Teradata physical design.
  • Good understanding of data warehouse concepts, data governance, and standardization processes.
  • Understanding of logical and physical data model.
  • Understanding of ETL framework.

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.

Teradata invites all identities and backgrounds in the workplace. We work with deliberation and intent to ensure we are cultivating collaboration and inclusivity across our global organization. ​ We are proud to be an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. We do not discriminate based upon race, color, ancestry, religion, creed, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, or related conditions), national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, medical condition, genetic information, gender identity or expression, military and veteran status, or any other legally protected status.

Posted on Oct 6, 2023.