Skills required
Job description

No Of Position:10

Seniority Level:Experienced (Non Manager)

Job Role:Teradata Aster Administrator

Functional Area: IT Software - All Jobs

Industry:Information Technology/ IT-Software / Software Services /IT-Hardware & Networking

We are looking for a Teradata Administrator for a long term contract with one of our biggest client (Among the top 3 biggest IT consultancy).

Here is the Job Spec:

  • Job Location: Swindon, UK
  • Job Type: Contract
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Mandatory Skills: Teradata Aster, UNIX, Scripting, On-call work may be needed

Key Skills/Knowledge: 

  • Operational Activities:
  • Strong understanding of database structure, relational database concepts
  • Big data platform - Ex Aster and data architecture
  • Exposure to Unix environment
  • Ability to define problems
  • Collect data, establish facts and infer valid conclusion
  • Design experiment, formulate hypothesis, conduct multi variate statistical analysis and build models to drive insights and recommendations
  • Good understanding of the integration between Teradata and Aster technology
  • Preferred skills - data science workbench and languages such as R, Python and SQL.
  • Service Monitoring & Improvement:
  • Identifying opportunities for service improvement and implementing them with the help of Leads and Operations Manager
  • Creating and updating learning paths/training material
  • Assist Shift leads and Operations Manager with data, Post Incident Reviews (PIRs)


  • For Distributed technologies
  • Strong knowledge in Linux
  • Good in Linux and familiarity with all common commands and navigation
  • Understanding of common issues/alerts and their troubleshooting in distributed environment
  • Generic Skills
  • Experience working in an Operations/ production Support
  • Good communication skills and analytical ability
  • Ability to learn new products and procedures very quickly
  • On-call support may be required