Agile Development AWS/ API / Big Data Technical Lead

At Freddie Mac, you will do important work to build a better housing finance system and you'll be part of a team helping to make homeownership and rental housing more accessible and affordable across the nation.

Position Overview:

We are seeking a hardworking and seasoned Tech Lead to guide and lead a team of AWS, API and Big Data developers. This team will design, build, implement and maintain several data and micro-service solutions on AWS and Stratus/Cloud Native Data Lake platforms. As a Tech Lead of an agile modern delivery team, you will be working on different projects that will serve a variety of critical Loan Advisory Suite business and data needs. You will also be leading the current effort to modernize our platform using industry standard cloud-based technologies.

***This position can be performed currently from a remote location in the U.S. but will require presence in a Freddie Mac office in the future.***

Our Impact:

As part of Platform & Data Solutions organization, we are an eco-system that enables optimal, real-time loan evaluation and purchase decisions across Single Family by providing the right data at the right time to the Loan Advisory Suite of applications. We are also leading the change to build several data solutions using our Cloud Native Data Lake platform that enable consolidating, centralizing and consuming shared data for the enterprise to serve various data analytics and reporting needs.

Your Impact:

In this role, you will drive, lead, architect and be responsible for delivering a variety of solutions to meet the growing business objectives of our Single-Family Sourcing products and systems. You will pave the way by building for the future working on state-of-the-art tools and technologies in alignment with business objectives. You will be researching, learning and implementing innovative, creative and effective solutions to support real-time back end needs of Loan Advisory Suite of applications that support the Loan Origination process and analytical data needs of the enterprise.

  • 8+ years of experience in software development using Java and/or Big Data technologies
  • 5+ years of experience developing RESTful APIs, microservices, containers, frameworks
  • 2+ years of experience in any of Cloud technologies like AWS S3, EC2, Docker, OpenShift, Kubernetes/Amazon EKS, EMR, Hadoop
  • 5+ years of database technologies Oracle, DB2, Mongo DB, NoSQL DBs, PostgreSQL, Snowflake
  • Strong programming skills in one or more modern languages such as Python, Java, Pyspark, Spark
  • Experience in Attunity, Kafka, AMQ or similar streaming tools is a plus
  • 2+ years of experience in MapReduce, Hive, Sqoop
  • Bachelor's Degree in computer science or IT, Advanced degree preferred

Keys to Success in this Role:
  • Be responsible for driving the delivery of AWS, API and Data solutions
  • Mentor and guide a team of developers
  • Collaborate with solution architects to implement forward looking solutions
  • Drive effort in large volume ingestion and performance tuning
  • Passionate and take pride in owning your work
  • Technically strong with hands-on experience
  • Ability to understand and communicate well with a passion to get the job done
  • Open minded to embrace new technologies and culture
  • Innovative in providing solutions

Current Freddie Mac employees please apply through the internal career site.

Today, Freddie Mac makes home possible for one in four home borrowers and is one of the largest sources of financing for multifamily housing. Join our smart, creative and dedicated team and you'll do important work for the housing finance system and make a difference in the lives of others.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity and inclusion at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, disability status or any other characteristic protected by applicable law. We will ensure that individuals with differing abilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation.

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Time-type:Full time

Job Category:Information Technology

FLSA Status:Exempt

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