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Lead Software Engineer - AWS

Company: Fannie Mae
Location: Reston
Posted on: June 16, 2022

Job Description:

Company DescriptionAt 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 nations 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 DescriptionTHE IMPACT YOU WILL MAKEAs a valued colleague on our team, you will act as a team lead in the designing, producing, testing, or implementing software, technology, or processes, as well as lead processes for creating and maintaining IT architecture, large scale data stores, and cloud-based systems.The Lead Software 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:

  • Independently determine the needs of the customer while identifying and resolving conflicting or complementary needs across customer groups.
  • Applying advanced skill, knowledge and experience, design and develop software solutions to meet customer needs.
  • Use a process-driven approach to leading design solutions.
  • Implement new software technology and coordinate simultaneous implementation tasks across teams.
  • May maintain or oversee the maintenance of existing software.
  • Provide optimal solutions and help design, improve performance of our tech stack and build a data lake environment on the AWS cloud.
  • Use modern tools, techniques, and methods to develop, modify, or update AWS applications used by business or infrastructure units.
  • Serve as SME for AWS Technology Team and actively participate in Agile development methodologies and processes.QualificationsTHE EXPERIENCE YOU BRING TO THE TEAMMinimum Required Experiences:
    • 4+ years of Python, SQL, PySpark
    • 3+ years of experience in building and deploying applications in AWS (EC2, S3, Glue, Batch, ECS Fargate, EMR, RDS, ELB, Lambda, SNS, SQS, Redshift, Cloud Watch etc.)
    • Experience with Hadoop and or other Big Data Technologies
    • Experience with building RESTful Web Services
    • Excellent problem-solving skills, strong verbal & written communication skills
    • Ability to work independently as well as part of a teamDesired Experiences:
      • Bachelor degree or equivalent
      • AWS certification(s) will be preferred
      • Unix Scripting, strong experience with Java or C++ is a plus.
      • Machine Learning experience will be a plus
      • Knowledge of Financial Products, Risk Management, Portfolio Management is preferred but not mandatory. -Training will be provided to help you gain groundSkills
        • Skilled in cloud technologies and cloud computing
        • Working with people with different functional expertise respectfully and cooperatively to work toward a common goal
        • Experience using software and computer systems' architectural principles to integrate enterprise computer applications such as xMatters, AWS Application Integration, or WebSphere
        • Programming including coding, debugging, and using relevant programming languagesTools
          • AWS
          • Python
          • SQL
          • PySpark
          • Hadoop
          • Java / C++Additional InformationREF10793RIn response to COVID-19, Fannie Mae has adapted our - -to better safeguard our employees, candidates, and new hires. -We understand that this is an unprecedented situation and Fannie Mae is committed to creating protocols for these processes that are agile and conform with federal, state, and local health administration guidance. While the company's operating status for on-site work is currently voluntary, the majority of Fannie Mae's workforce is remote until further notice. We continue to conduct all interviews and onboarding virtually. In addition, all employees who wish to come on site must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 and enter their vaccination information into a confidential HR system before arriving at the facility, unless they have an approved accommodation. -to go directly to information about accommodations.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 -

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