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Senior Data Engineer

Company: Fannie Mae
Location: Reston
Posted on: May 3, 2021

Job Description:

Company Description

At Fannie Mae, futures are made. The inspiring work we do makes an affordable home a reality and a difference in the lives of Americans. Every day offers compelling opportunities to modernize the nation's housing finance system while being part of an inclusive team using new, emerging technologies. Here, you will help lead our industry forward, enhance your technical expertise, and make your career.

Job Description

As a valued colleague on our team, you will contribute to developing data infrastructure and pipelines to capture, integrate, organize, and centralize data while testing and ensuring the data is readily accessible and in a usable state, including quality assurance.



The Senior Data Engineer role will offer you the flexibility to make each day your own, while working alongside people who care so that you can deliver on the following responsibilities

  • Identify customer needs and intended use of requested data in the development of database requirements and support the planning and engineering of enterprise databases.
  • Maintain comprehensive knowledge of database technologies, complex coding languages, and computer system skills.
  • Support the integration of data into readily available formats while maintaining existing structures and govern their use according to business requirements.
  • Analyze new data sources and monitor the performance, scalability, and security of data.
  • Create an initial analysis and deliver the user interface (UI) to the customer to enable further analysis.



    Minimum Required Experiences
    • 4+ Years Experience.
    • Technical Expertise in Python, Java, and AWS Technologies
      • Experience with AWS Elastic MapReduce (EMR)
      • Experience with Amazon Redshift
      • Experience working with an Enterprise Application
      • Excellent collaboration & communication skills

        Desired Experiences
        • Bachelor degree or equivalent
        • Experience working in Finance, Mortgage, or Banking verticals

          • Skilled in cloud technologies and cloud computing
          • Skills related to Product Testing including testing and evaluating software, usability testing, UAT, and using relevant product testing technology
          • Skills related to Programming including coding, debugging, and using relevant programming languages
          • Experience in the process of analyzing data to identify trends or relationships to inform conclusions about the data
          • Skilled in creating and managing databases with the use of relevant software such as MySQL, Hadoop, or MongoDB
          • Skilled in discovering patterns in large data sets with the use of relevant software such as Oracle Data Mining or Informatica
          • Experience using software and computer systems' architectural principles to integrate enterprise computer applications such as xMatters, AWS Application Integration, or WebSphere
          • Working with people with different functional expertise respectfully and cooperatively to work toward a common goal
            • Skilled in Python object-oriented programming
            • Skilled in AWS Compute such as EC2, Lambda, Beanstalk, or ECS
            • Skilled in AWS Management and Governance suite of products such as CloudTrail, CloudWatch, or Systems Manager
            • Skilled in AWS Database products such as Neptune, RDS, Redshift, or Aurora
            • Skilled in Java
            • Skilled in AWS Analytics such as Athena, EMR, or Glue
            • Experience using APIs for developing or programming software
            • Skilled in Amazon Web Services (AWS) offerings, development, and networking platforms

              Additional Information

              The future is what you make it to be. Discover compelling opportunities at

              Fannie Mae is an Equal Opportunity Employer, which means we are committed to fostering a diverse and inclusive workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, personal appearance, protected veteran status, disability, age, or other legally protected status. For individuals with disabilities who would like to request an accommodation in the application process, email us at [email protected]


Keywords: Fannie Mae, Reston , Senior Data Engineer, Engineering , Reston, Virginia

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