Program Management Professional, Information Security (Remote)

Employer
Freddie Mac
Location
McLean, Virginia
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Apr 09, 2021
Closes
Apr 13, 2021
Ref
JR1934
Hours
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:

Are you seeking a career within technology and program management? Our IT Transformation Management Office (TMO) supports the execution and delivery of critical initiatives within the IT organization. We are seeking a Program Management Professional to support initiative delivery within Freddie Mac's Information Security and Risk Operations departments! This professional will be accountable for the support of end-to-end delivery of a technology focused program that supports the Information Security product roadmaps and business needs!

**This position can be performed from a remote location in the U.S.***
Our Impact:
  • Management of significant portfolios and programs (strategic change management, new business and product initiatives, process re-engineering, establishment of control procedures)
  • Oversight of the purpose, value, status, and plans for all programs within the portfolio as well as cross program dependencies and achievement of business outcomes collectively
  • Applying standard PMO/agile scrum master principles, theories, concepts, and techniques.
  • Proactively identifying issues and risks based on the knowledge of each project/product and their dependencies
  • Actively earn trust within the team and with our partners by being accountable, identifying risks/issues early and contributing
Your Impact:
  • Prioritize the workstreams and activities in accordance with the objective and goals of the cybersecurity modernization and risk management efforts programs.
  • Support of a portfolio of significant projects (including cyber supply chain, vulnerability management, DevSecOps and others) across the enterprise passionate about cloud native infrastructure and security modernization
  • Engage directly with partners to identify initiatives and develop business cases.
  • Develop resolutions to mitigate risk, resolve issues, ensure on budget, on scope and on time completion of achievements
  • Adherence to budgets, schedules, work plans, and performance requirements
  • Regularly interact with management on matters concerning several functional areas, divisions, and/or customers
  • Requires the ability to change the thinking of, or gain acceptance from, others in sensitive situations, without damage to relationship
Qualifications:
  • 2-4 years of experience supporting multiple technology projects and programs
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, related field or equivalent work experience
  • Outstanding presentation skills
  • Strong presentation skills to different audience including leadership and executives
  • Experience with Agile methodology/practices and redefining the maturity, efficiency and quality of teams
  • Ability to thrive in a highly ambiguous, fast paced environment where priorities shift rapidly
  • Knowledge of industry best practices, frameworks and tools used in agile program management
Keys to Success in this Role:
  • Possessing ownership and accountability for specific delivery initiatives / portfolios
  • Executive presence with very strong leadership attributes
  • Strong eye for business, analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Passion for leading change and ability to bring others along


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:Non-Exempt

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