Technology Engineer V

Employer
Fannie Mae
Location
Reston, VA
Posted
May 19, 2017
Closes
May 26, 2017
Function
Engineer
Industry
Engineering
Hours
Full Time
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 FUNCTIONSAct as an egineering Subject Matter Expert (SMe)in partnering with, and influencing stakeholders to promote simplification, standardization and innovation and to ensure risk are understood and minimized Establish policies and standard operating procedures to enable consistent and repeatable execution Propose appropriate changes to standards, policies, and procedure based on emerging business/technology trends and operational challenges with the existing guidelines utilizing performance metric and operational SLA Plan for adequate capability on systems based on utilization metrics and planned projects to establish supply and demand forecasts At the highest level of technical complexity, design and verify the technology solution meets business and technical requirements and is in compliance with enterprise architecture guidelines, technology standards and methodology, and compliance and security standards Develop operational model to maintain and operate the application design, including, but not limited to, monitoring, performance and capacity metrics , SLAs, resiliency and disaster recovery plans Define success criteria for validation of technology solution and application designs Performs required performance tuning and maintenance. Conduct performance measurement and establish updated baseline measures and propose optimized configuration As an engineering SME, mentor and lead engineersEDUCATION Bachelor's Degree or equivalent required MINIMUM EXPERIENCE 8 years of related experience SPECIALIZED KNOWLEDGE & SKILLS . Must have 6 years of experience with Senior position / Lead and hands on experience working with large scale Unix environments. . System engineering and administration experience in a UNIX environment with substantial knowledge of the UNIX operating system for SUSE , RHEL ,Solaris, platforms. . Strong working knowledge for AWS ( VPC, NACLS, EC2 Instance, Security Groups, Cloud Formation ) . Strong knowledge of automation and configuration management tools such as Puppet and Chef . Preferable to have experience with container technology like Docker. . Must have good working knowledge of UNIX naming service, Kerberos, Samba, and SUDO. EMPLOYMENTAs 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.