Applictns Devel Analyst III

Employer
Fannie Mae
Location
Washington, DC
Posted
Jun 20, 2017
Closes
Jun 21, 2017
Function
Analyst
Hours
Full Time
THE COMPANY Are 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. We are looking for a developer to join our team and help design, develop and support financial modeling applications within the Enterprise Risk Management Department. The applicant would be responsible for maintaining existing models/frameworks as well as working on initiatives such as enabling public cloud utilization for High Performance Computing. For more information about Fannie Mae, visit JOB INFORMATION Develop, modify, or update applications used by business units or infrastructure units. Lead, or play lead technical role in development teams' efforts to determine unit needs and business processes that are automated by the application. Participate in or review all of the steps in the software development life cycle to create and modify the software. KEY JOB FUNCTIONS Participate with team of technical staff and business managers or practitioners in the business unit to determine systems requirements and functionalities needed in large/complex development project. Assess and develop high level design requirements for project and communicate in writing or in meetings with development team. Assess detailed specifications against design requirements. Review coding done to advance application upgrade, extension, or other development. Analyze application for data integrity issues. Develop test protocols or plan for testing revised application and review test results. Serve as project lead or lead technical staff in course of application development project May mentor less experienced technical staff; may use high end development tools to assist or facilitate development process. EDUCATION Bachelor's Degree or equivalent required MINIMUM EXPERIENCE 4 years of related experience SPECIALIZED KNOWLEDGE & SKILLS Required Skills At least 5 years' experience in software engineering with C . Good experience with applications design and software architecture. Experience with compute-intensive analytics and technical computing workload solutions. Good exposure/understanding of end to end software development. For Ex: Test Driven Development, Continuous Integration/Delivery, Code Coverage, and DevOps. Understanding of design patterns, best coding practices, defensive programming. Preferred Skills Understanding of fixed income products and analytics (MBS, Loans, Bonds, IR Derivatives, CMO, OAS, Duration, Convexity, KRD) Experience with sophisticated models (financial or scientific) and data analysis. Cloud experience, preferably with Amazon Web Services. Experience with caching and virtualization technologies. EMPLOYMENT As 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.