Technology Engineer I
THE COMPANYAre you interested in helping solve today's most critical housing challenges? In simplest terms, Fannie Mae serves the people who house America. We work at the heart of housing by providing reliable, affordable mortgage financing in all markets at all times, buying loans that banks and other lenders originate, so they can fund new loans. This gives more people the opportunity to buy, refinance, or rent homes and apartments. Creating these opportunities is what drives the people who work at Fannie Mae.For more information about Fannie Mae, visit INFORMATIONThe role of the technical engineer is to develop application design and/or design IT infrastructure components to meet business and technical requirements. IT infrastructure may include systems, middleware, database, storage and/or network infrastructure. The engineer must demonstrate the ability to efficiently code, test & certify technology platforms, software and applications. Troubleshoot, debug application(s) and/or IT infrastructure component(s) and recommend enhancements for stable operations. Maintain and patch systems, software and applications to eliminate bug fixes, security vulnerabilities and maintain technology currency of systems and applications. Document design and engineering standards; develop key performance metrics and operational guidelines for consistent & stable design, build, implement and operational processes.KEY JOB FUNCTIONSUnderstand, analyze, and interpret the established guidelines and methodology to ensure consistency in the environment to work within parameters or implement change as necessary Understand end to end performance of IT platforms Maintain and operate the application design. It includes but not limited to monitoring, performance and capacity metrics , SLAs, resiliency and disaster recovery plans Execute or support the test certification scripts, analyze the results to validate the results against established success criteria Support patching and incident and problem management activitiesEDUCATIONBachelor's Degree or equivalent requiredMINIMUM EXPERIENCE1 years of related experienceSPECIALIZED KNOWLEDGE & SKILLS1 years of hands on experience with Check Point Firewalls Working experience with load balancers, proxies, and DNS Working as part of OPS team on DMZ implementation and escalation tasks Working knowledge of financial enterprise applications a plus Strong working knowledge of Microsoft Office, enterprise audio/video/multimedia applications Working under DMZ lead on all projects to meet business requirements Understanding of network protocols such as TCP/IP Working knowledge of data security features deployed in the DMZ environment: SSL, IPsecEMPLOYMENTAs a condition of employment with Fannie Mae, any successful job applicant will be required to pass a pre-employment drug screen and to successfully complete a background investigation, which may also include a credit check for positions in some areas of our business.Fannie Mae is an Equal Opportunity Employer.