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Teradata Overview

San Diego, CA
10000+ employees
1979
Company - Public (TDC)
Computer Hardware & Software
$2 to $5 billion (USD) per year
From reducing the time for clinical trial for new drugs, to improving crop yields for farmers, lowering carbon emissions and improving communications between people, Teradata unleashes what’s possible with data to solve urgent real-world problems and seize compelling ... Read more

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Teradata – Why Work For Us?


We Question What's Possible

The pioneers of data and analytics consulting and technology live here. And we are always looking for more creative, curious and passionate people that will help take us where we’re going next.


We are behind some of the most popular websites and commercial platforms worldwide. We turn the most complex and challenging data sets into high-value assets that produce high-impact insights and tangible value for the business. And we have been voted one of the Most Ethical Companies for eight years in a row.


If you’re eager to build strong, collaborative relationships, help achieve a common goal and make a lasting, daily impact - you’ve found the place to do it.

A Dynamic, Diverse and Collaborative Team

Every individual on our 10,000-plus member team is passionate about helping the world’s most renowned companies unleash the power of data and analytics.

You’ll be part of a diverse group of people working on cutting-edge products and services that help fulfill the world’s insatiable appetite for information, impacting business and societal challenges every day. 


Most importantly, you’ll be a part of a team that is empowered and encouraged.

At Teradata, you get one of the industry’s most competitive compensation and benefits packages tailored to YOUR needs.

Health & Wellness
Comprehensive medical, prescription drug, dental and vision plans.
HSA, FSA and Dependent Care options.

Compensation & Rewards
We offer competitive salary and incentive pay. We also provide performance awards at an individual level.

Time When You Need It
You get the flexibility to determine your own time off with our flexible time off policy. We respect and trust the individual, and believe this increases emphasis on individual accountability for performance and results.

Planning Ahead
You should feel secure in your future, both at work and at home. With the Teradata Savings Plan (401k) and our competitive matching, you will.

All full-time employees are eligible to participate in our stock purchase plan. We also provide short-term and long-term disability, life, AD&D and business travel accident insurance, along with other voluntary benefits.

Security & Protection
Rest assured with our discounted auto/homeowner’s insurance, Metlaw Legal plan, Identity Theft Protection Services and pet insurance options.

And more…
We support adoptive parents by providing financial assistance for those expenses, allow for innovative work arrangements like telecommuting, give employees four days a year to give back and support local charities and provide a wide range of employee and family resource programs.

Think Big Analytics

Acquired by Teradata in 2014 as the world’s first pure-play big data services firm, Think Big Analytics has been a pioneer in implementing cutting-edge big data technologies, using Hadoop before it became a household word.

We are big thinkers about big data – harnessing its power, unlocking its potential, managing the complexities, mastering the possibilities and synchronizing myriad technologies so businesses can move from insight to action.

Our passion is deep data science and advanced data engineering that’s focused on generating business value from big data.


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    Pros

    Teradata respects you for your talents and gives you space to work your hardest. Best place for work/life balance, but it is earned and your time is respected.

    Cons

    There are many changes, but the company is going through a transformation and with changes comes growth, and the company is doing great things.

    Advice to Management

    Be more accessible and share more of your ideas and plans so everyone can help move the culture forward.

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    Got a email from the recruiter after applying on Glassdoor within 48hrs. It was a couple days before I got a call from the recruiter as a type of prescreen interview. Another day later I was scheduled for an interview with the hiring manager. A week later, got a call from the hiring manager and it was the smoothest interview I have ever done.

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Teradata Awards & Accolades

  • Top 100 Global Technology Leader, Thomson Reuters, 2018
  • World's Most Ethical Companies, Ethisphere Institute, 2017
  • #1 Customer Treatment, Forbes Just 100, 2017
  • IDC Financial Insights Fintech Ranking Top 100, FinTech 100, 2017
  • Big Data 100, CRN, 2017
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