Engineering Sr

Employer
Freddie Mac
Location
Reston, VA
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Jan 10, 2019
Closes
Jan 10, 2019
Ref
10923BR
Function
IT
Hours
Full Time
We are seeking an experienced Senior Engineer to join our platform services team. This person's primary responsibility will be to lead planning and implementation activities for cloud platform services. In addition, the candidate should be able to learn/adapt new tools/technologies and implement them for enterprise adoption in accordance with FreddieMac operational and security standards.

Your work falls into four primary categories:

Project Engagement
* Collaborate on projects with architecture, strategy and Information security team's to on-board cloud service platform (application patterns).
* Business Communication - engage with internal teams, project teams and business areas to discuss issues and document or explain technical solutions in a simplified meaningful way.

Support of Design and Builds
* Provide technical guidance, develop design documents, execute tool/service on-boarding, upgrades and certification, implementation plan, deployment and troubleshooting support.
* Participate in design reviews of architecture patterns for service/application deployment in cloud(AWS).

Support Operations
* Deliver and maintain standard operating procedures and assist in troubleshooting issues.
* Participate in on-call activities as needed for major incident resolution and problem management.

Team Leadership
Mentor junior members in the operations team and engineering teams.
Help coordinate project deployments with other engineers and make schedule recommendations.

Qualifications

Key to success in this role
Technical
* Thorough understanding of foundation elements of AWS.
* Focus on automation.
* Innovative in providing solutions, likes to take on challenges with calculated risk.
* Quick learner of new technologies and tools.
Behavioral
* Works under minimal supervision. Able to provide technical guidance to the team.
* Good communication and team player.
* Strong written and oral communications skills.
* Proactive in nature with customer satisfaction as primary goal.

Top 3 Personal Competencies to possess
* Customer Focus - Support operational internal business partners to learn and deliver on their needs.
* Partnership - Align with IT partners, Support and Project Management Organization (PMO) teams to support business needs and initiative's.
* Drive for Execution - Focus on results that meet business and corporate needs. Focus on network and security infrastructure stability. Focus on network and security infrastructure monitoring, issue resolution and closure processes.

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.

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