Trading Analyt Model Dev Sr.

Employer
Freddie Mac
Location
McLean, VA
Posted
Jun 28, 2017
Closes
Jul 21, 2017
Ref
7176BR
Function
Finance
Hours
Full Time
Position Overview
The Development, Senior position is within the Investments and Capital Markets BTO Group at Freddie Mac. This is an opportunity to join a fast paced team that interacts with all areas of Freddie Mac’s business. This position is responsible for Software Development and Level 3 Production support of Freddie Mac’s I&CM BTO legacy applications. This individual will join a team made up of talented individuals who thrive in a challenging work environment and enjoy utilizing their problem-solving skills. This role will perform software development, provide experienced daily support, participate in project rollouts, and provide guidance/ oversight to team members.

Responsibilities include:

* Provide L3 Production Support for I&CM core legacy applications.
* Provide solutions to technical issues, including ‘hands-on’ code enhancements and defect fixing to the applications in the portfolio.
* Employ extensive professional experience and creativity to resolve complex technical problems.
* Serve as a champion for change
* Drive for tactical outcome to increase development team’s efficiency and productivity
* Engage with the business users, application owners and other affected parties during problem resolution
* Document lessons learned, help maintain knowledge database
* Coordinate end to end application onboarding to production.
* Managing concurrent EDM initiatives.
* Ability to positively adapt to rapidly growing and changing environment, while working under pressure
* Promote top code quality by leading design and code reviews, and solve challenging issues related to performance tuning and scalability.
* Train and mentor other team members on best practices and past experiences

Basic Requirements
* Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Computer Science, Information Technology, related field or equivalent work experience
* 7 – 10 years of application development and support coupled with infrastructure experience
* 5 years of collective experience with databases (Sybase, DB2, SQL Server, Oracle)
* 5 years of hands on experience with scripting language: UNIX Shell
* 5 years of strong support skills in middleware technologies (WebLogic, Web Methods, Apache, Tomcat, MQ, IIS, etc.) in UNIX and/or Windows environment
* Sound Proficiency with Java based technologies, hands on experience in design patterns and UML design tools
* Strong Knowledge of Java, J2EE, JSF, JPA, JSP, Web Services, HTML, XML, JDBC, SQL, OOA and OOD

Preferred Skills
* Strong hands-on experience developing Java applications
* Strong EDM/SDLC project management experience
* Strong organizational skills and the ability to multitask; can set priorities and follow a timeline
* Strong decision making and problem solving skills and experience with project delivery
* Sound interpersonal and team working skills
* Experience in using GIT, TeamForge, Jenkins and Artifactory.
* Familiarity with Mortgage Industry or direct Freddie Mac Experience is an added plus
* Knowledge of ITIL concepts

Closing Statement
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. Freddie Mac is an equal opportunity and top diversity employer. EOE, M/F/D/V.