Sr. Software Engineer

Job Description

THE COMPANY


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.


JOB INFORMATION


Use modern tools, techniques, and methods to develop, modify, or update applications used by business units or infrastructure units.  Lead development efforts from technical perspective and collaborate with business partners, peers, and other stakeholders. Participate in or review all of the steps in the software development life cycle to create and modify the software. 


KEY JOB FUNCTIONS


•Work with product owners and other development team members to determine new features and user stories needed in new/revised applications or large/complex development projects.
•Create or Update documentation in support of development efforts. Documents may include detailed specifications, implementation guides, architecture diagrams or design documents.
•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.
•Respond to trouble/support calls for applications in production in order to make quick repair to keep application in production.
•Serve as a technical lead for an Agile team and actively participate in all Agile ceremonies. Participate in all team ceremonies including planning, grooming, product demonstration and team retrospectives.
•Mentor less experienced technical staff; may use high end development tools to assist or facilitate development process.
•Leverage Fannie Mae DevOps tool stack to build, inspect, deploy, test and promote new or updated features.
•Set up and configure a continuous integration environment.
•Advanced proficiency in unit testing as well as coding in 1-2 languages (e.g. Java, etc).
•Advanced proficiency in Object Oriented Design (OOD) and analysis. Advanced proficiency in application of analysis/design engineering functions. Advanced proficiency in application of non-functional software qualities such as resiliency, maintainability, etc. Advanced proficiency in advanced behavior-driven testing techniques.


EDUCATION


•Bachelor's Degree or equivalent required


MINIMUM EXPERIENCE


•4+ years of related experience


SPECIALIZED KNOWLEDGE & SKILLS


Required:

 


•Strong knowledge of relational Databases, Oracle SQL, stored procedures.

•At least 5 years experience in software engineering using core Java, server-side Java technologies (Restful Webservices)
•In-depth understanding of OOP, design patterns and data structures
•Strong experience with Spring framework and Hibernate object-relational mapping framework.
•Experience with data formats like JSON, XML, and HTML.
•Experience in Agile software development methods such as Scrum 
•Experience with UNIX, LINUX scripting.
•Experience with SVN (Subversion), Jira, Eclipse, Maven, and Jenkins.

 


Desired:


•Experience with UI framework such as Bootstrap, JQuery, javascript, CSS
•VB scription in Excel a plus
•Experience with Test Automation (JUNIT, Selenium)
•Experience with Statistical Big Data Programming a plus (SAS, Python)
                                     
EMPLOYMENT               
 

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: 57821