Data Chief Product Owner Sr. Manager

Freddie Mac
McLean, Virginia
Sep 30, 2020
Oct 01, 2020
Full Time
At Freddie Mac, you will do important work to build a better housing finance system and you'll be part of a team helping to make homeownership and rental housing more accessible and affordable across the nation.

Position Overview:

Do you have passion for understanding customer needs and using technology to deliver value? Do you thrive in a fast-paced and constantly evolving environment? Do you enjoy working with a team of varying skillsets to collectively discover new opportunities to delight customers?

The Data Modern Delivery team provides project implementations and changes to Single-Family Shared Information Assets (SIAs) and data services ensuring alignment with Single-Family Data Strategy and Future State Data Architecture!

Our Impact:
  • Coordinates implementation and further changes to Shared Information Assets (SIAs) ensuring alignment with target state architecture with coordinated, consolidated, and aligned approach
  • Ensure implementation of confidentiality, integrity, and availability of data on behalf of the data owner
  • Incrementally build out the Data Lake to have all data produced by Single Family for consumption of data
  • Enable Sourcing, Servicing, and Securities to support transactional needs

Your Impact:

In this Chief Product Owner (CPO) - Sr. Manager role, you will handle and lead the Servicing Program team under the Data & Decision - Data Modern Delivery team within the Single-Family line of business helping to transform the way in which Freddie Mac does business. The Chief Product Owner sets the vision and roadmap across multiple Agile teams within a scaled Agile framework. They identify the market/customer needs and Return on Investment and are accountable for product decisions that drive the flow of work across the capability.

  • College Degree or equivalent experience;
  • Typically has 10+ years Servicing related experience and 5+ years management experience
  • In depth understanding of Servicing data and internal Freddie Mac system functionality highly desirable
  • Prior experience in a Product Management, Ownership role with shown examples of delivery
  • Lean and user centered design thinking examples put to practice
  • Strong business judgment and decision-making skills; ability to identify, prioritize, and articulate impact initiatives
  • Excellent communication skills, with ability to present complex ideas in a clear, concise fashion to technical and non-technical audiences.
  • Must possess strong organizational skills and pay close attention to detail
  • Proven understanding of current technologies with the ability to develop and deliver projects using leading edge technologies
  • Understanding of agile development and continuous deployment practices. Understanding of scaled agile, release, increments.
  • Strong organization and time management skills: Operates independently with minimal guidance
  • High level of analytical ability to measure the velocity, capacity, and value of teams' contributions
  • Availability for occasional work beyond core business hours or weekends as needed

Keys to Success in this Role:
  • Exceptional interpersonal, technical, and organizational skills
  • Must be a great teammate and able to work collaboratively
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills, technical awareness and leadership abilities
  • Passion for driving value to customers and excitement for modern digital processes (Agile) and delivery (CI/CD)

Current Freddie Mac employees please apply through the internal career site.

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.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity and inclusion at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, disability status or any other characteristic protected by applicable law. We will ensure that individuals with differing abilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation.

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Time-type:Full time

Job Category:Administration

FLSA Status:Exempt

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