Applictns Devel Analyst III

Job Description


Fannie Mae provides reliable, large-scale access to affordable mortgage credit in communities across our nation. We are the leading source of funding for housing in America, which means more people can buy or rent a home. We are focused on sustaining the housing recovery, improving our company, and leading change to make housing better.

Join our diverse, high-performing team and make a difference as we work together to enable access to a good home.

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Fannie Mae seeks Applications Development Analyst – Reston, VA

Lead, or play lead technical role in Big Data Engineering team’s efforts to solve large scale challenges. Participate in or review all of the steps in the software development life cycle to create and modify the software. Participate with team of technical staff and business managers or practitioners in the business unit to determine systems requirements and functionalities needed in large/complex development project. Assess and develop high level design requirements for project and communicate in writing or in meetings with development team. Assess detailed specifications against design requirements. Review coding done to advance application upgrade, extension, or other development. Analyze application for data integrity issues. Develop test protocols or plan for testing revised application and review test results. Mentor less experienced technical staff; use high end development tools to assist or facilitate development process.

Req’d: Bachelor’s in computer science or engineering plus 5 years progressive experience processing large amounts of structured and unstructured data using Java application development, MapReduce, Hadoop Components (ie HDFS, HBase, Hive, Sqoop, Kafka, Storm etc.), and RESTful Web Services.  Excellent oral and written communication skills.


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: 57783