Automaton APM, Development, Technical Lead

Employer
Freddie Mac
Location
Reston, VA
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Apr 12, 2019
Closes
May 12, 2019
Ref
11570BR
Function
IT
Hours
Full Time
If you are an organized, detail-oriented, deadline driven Information Technology professional with a passion for critical, technical problem solving, and able to handle multiple responsibilities in a fast-paced environment then we are your next destination employer! Apply to join us (the Freddie Mac Information Technology Department) to develop and execute your IT skills that align with our mission - Right People, Right Role, Right Now.

Technical Expertise:
*Responsible for solution design, development, prototyping, and modelling for open source logging and performance monitoring technologies like ElasticStack, Prometheus, Elastic APM, etc.
*Design and enable automation for efficient maintenance, high availability and self-healing solutions
*Provide guidance on technical solution delivery. Help setting direction and make decisions
*Provide advice on Design and Development Solution Technical, design and develop enterprise software solutions leveraging Open source, Java, Python
*Predict effects of configuration changes and identify solution bottlenecks and opportunities to optimize performance
*Evaluate technology standards, products, and the risks and benefits of technology introduction
*Contribute to the enhancement to Enterprise services development/delivery standards, tools and processes

Change Agent:
*The individual would champion technology and tools change that improves delivery processes.
*Act as an agent for change regarding the new technologies and tools, promote top code quality by leading design and code reviews, and solve challenging issues related to performance tuning and scalability

Leadership:
*Be a role model and technical mentor to the junior and midlevel developers, work alongside of highly collaborative, open minded, technology savvy and dedicated members

Qualifications

*Bachelor's degree in computer science or related discipline or an equivalent combination of education and experience
*5+ years developing financial applications using current and Open source technologies (for example: Java/J2EE, Unix, Shell Scripting, Python, ELK, Prometheus, Kubernetes, etc) on AWS
*Communicate technology solutions to a diverse audience, including the business, architecture, infrastructure and IT management
*Ensure that processes follow technical standards, documentation and implementation procedures.
*Skilled in Object Oriented Analysis and Design
*Knowledgeable about DevOps/CI/CD deployments
*Good knowledge of database concepts with working knowledge on SQL across multiple databases
*Storng Unix and shell scripting experience
*Java design& development
*AWS
*Development in Logging and monitoring tools
*Self-starter and self-motivated
*Ability to work & collaborate effectively in a team environment
*Sense of urgency and able to apply risk-based approach to prioritize work
*A sense of humor
*Ability to communicate clearly, effectively, persuasively with technology and business stakeholders
*Motivated to learn new technologies and identify process improvements and efficiencies
*Ability to adapt to change while continuing to deliver on assigned objectives
*Strong verbal and written communication skills

Preferred Skills

*Kubernetes

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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