Agile Development Senior Tech Lead Opportunties

Freddie Mac
McLean, Virginia
Jun 15, 2021
Jun 17, 2021
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 love code? Do you accept change and innovation and push the boundaries of what is possible? Do you embody Agile delivery at the core of your being? Are you a true leader? Are you experienced and ready for a modernized delivery environment? Interested? Read on!

At Freddie Mac, as we are in the throes of a major digital modernization and transformation. We want you to be a part of it! As a lead software engineer on our team, you will influence outcomes, guide transformation, and put your stamp on how the team and organization evolves. The journey is wide open with possibilities!

**These positions can be performed currently from a remote location in the U.S. but will require presence in a Freddie Mac office in the future.***

In this role, you:
  • Enjoy driving the team and organizational direction on solutions and architecture using your rock solid technical skills and experience. You know the modern approaches as well as where the landmines are.
  • Have full stack covered with all key modern languages under your belt. You are thrilled to get into all parts of the code, as well as implement some of it.
  • Have a proven track record in building strong relationships with your business partners and delivering business solutions which exceed the end users wildest dreams.
  • Will demonstrate your coaching and mentoring skills to help teams continuously grow and improve in delivering high quality software solutions.

Our Impact:
  • Multifamily Digital Transformation team supports the multifamily business, which is the leader in the Multifamily market We are reimagining the way we do business with our customers, pushing boundaries where ever possible. Implementing solutions with a variety of technology challenges. This takes many forms, including deploying a state of the art web based platform leveraging Angular and microservices to ensure that we are able to meet the dynamic needs of our business and respond quickly to market-shifts as well as any creative offerings our business partner dream up.

Your Impact:

As a Senior Development Lead, leading the technical strategy and vision for your area, you valuing simplicity, and are willing to challenge both business and technical constraints to achieve a solid design and end product. As a visionary leader behind our technical solution and the manager of a small group of developers, you are responsible for the delivery of quality software. This software is aligned with enterprise architecture, performant, maintainable, and is accurately deployed.
  • Mentor teams to adopt full (and accurate) adoption of modern software engineering and delivery practices (12 Factor, Agile, BDD, Stateless Design, Microservices, Containerization, etc.)
  • Lead sophisticated multi-functional teams with multi disciplinary skill sets
  • Bring deep knowledge and experience in designing for and implementing solutions in the cloud (AWS, Azure, Google).
  • Manage relationships with key technology and business partners
  • Consistent track record of pushing out solutions aligned with a strategic vision
  • Always looking for innovative ways to tackle sophisticated technical problems and design solutions
  • Partner with the Chief Product Owner to build reusable and scalable components
  • A minimum of 12+ of professional experience
  • A minimum of 5-7 + years of running or leading robust Agile teams
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or Engineering or equivalent experience; advanced studies/degree preferred
  • Prior experience driving out transformations from Waterfall to Agile methodology
  • 15 + years of demonstrated ability engineering awesome solutions
  • Shown success coaching and redefining technical teams to shift to modern execution model
  • Languages: Java, AngularJS, node.js, Python,
  • Frameworks; Spring, JBPM, Drools, Red Hat PAM
  • CI/CD Tools: Jenkins, Protractor, Cucumber, Specflow, Atlassian Suite (Jira, Bitbucket), Git
  • DBs: SQL, Mongo, (Legacy DB2/Sybase for transformation efforts)
  • Cloud: AWS, Azure, Google
  • Other: Spring Boot, Docker, Openshift, Mobile development

Keys to Success in this Role:
  • Excellent collaborator and phenomenal teammate
  • A spirit for innovation and ability to enjoy working in the space between "no longer" and "not yet"

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:Information Technology

FLSA Status:Exempt

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