Java Software Engineer II

Job Description


Our Single-Family, Collateral Data Delivery Service (CDDS) team in Herndon, VA is looking for a Java Software Engineer II that will be part of one of the most important digital transformations at Fannie Mae. Our CDDS team is a system to receive, validate, and evaluate appraisals for homes across the country working in partnership of our flagship Desktop Underwriter platform. As a Software Engineer, you will be working on moving the entire platform to AWS and create new REST APIs and modernize the entire system for the next generation of business needs. You will use Java, JEE, Spring, RESTful Webservices, APIs and other modern tools and techniques to develop, modify, or update the applications. 

•Work with product owners and other development team members to determine new features and user stories needed in new/revised application.
•Participate in code reviews with peers and managers to ensure that each increment adheres to original vision as described in the user story and all standard resource libraries and architecture patterns as appropriate.
•High performing member of an Agile team and actively participate in all Agile ceremonies. Participate in all team ceremonies including planning, grooming, product demonstration and team retrospectives.
•Leverage Fannie Mae DevOps tool stack to build, inspect, deploy, test and promote new or updated features.
•Respond to trouble/support calls for applications in production in order to make quick repair to keep application in production.
•Create or Update documentation in support of development efforts. Documents may include detailed specifications, implementation guides, architecture diagrams or design documents.
•Mentor less experienced staff.
•Set up and configure a continuous integration environment.
•Intermediate proficiency in unit testing as well as coding in 1-2 languages (e.g. Java, etc.).
•Intermediate proficiency in Object Oriented Design (OOD) and analysis. Intermediate proficiency in application of analysis/design engineering functions. Intermediate proficiency in application of non-functional software qualities such as resiliency, maintainability, etc. Intermediate proficiency in applying behavior-driven testing techniques.


•Bachelor's Degree or equivalent required 
•2-5+ years of related experience

Required Skills 

•2-5+ years of experience of development using Java, JEE and Spring Framework.
•Hands-On experience with Database development and tools with SQL, O/RM, Flyway, OLTP Database Tuning, etc.
•Knowledge of UNIX (Linux) environment and scripting (bash, shell and python).
•Experience with Agile Development Methodology.

Desired Skills 

•Experience with Spring Core, Spring Boot, Spring MVC, Spring Integration, Spring Security, and Spring Batch. 
•Experience in testing automation using Selenium, Cucumber, and JUnit.
•Experience with implementing integration solutions with RESTful Web Services.
•Experience in cloud (AWS) implementation, development and support.

As a condition of employment with Fannie Mae, any successful job applicant will be required to successfully complete a background investigation.
Fannie Mae is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Req ID: 57446