Senior DevOPs Engineer - Greenfield

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.


Project Greenfield was created by leaders at Fannie Mae to develop the next generation of mortgage lending products. The team is small, agile, innovative and fast-paced.  As a software engineer you will  wear many hats,  work with cutting edge technology, and help to create products that will radically improve the house purchasing experience.  

Key Job Functions:

       Support the development of compelling features using modern tools and technologies with a focus on building future-proof systems that perform at scale.

       Maintain and deploy critical infrastructure components through Infrastructure-as-Code tooling across multiple environments.

       Identifies process improvements and opportunities for automation.

       Implement and maintain an enterprise-grade security posture for all production and non-production systems.

       Maintain, monitor and establish best practices for containerized environments.

       Manage timely resolution of all critical and/or complex problems.

       Collaborate with external vendors and teams to monitor, triage, and report on all critical systems.

       Coordinate with subject matter experts across the release lifecycle.

       Act as a resource for customer engagement as it relates to security and compliance.

       Act as enablement expert for software engineers.

       Ensure alignment between IT operations and the business.


Education Level Required
  • Bachelors degree
Minimum Experience:  
  • 6 or more years of applied experience
  • 5+ years experience building, maintaining and deploying production infrastructures in AWS or other cloud providers
  • 3+ years experience with the following technologies:
  • AWS
  • Terraform
  • Kubernetes & Docker
Specialized Knowledge And Skills:
  • Bachelor's degree in computer science, related degree, or relevant experience.
  • The desire to work in fast-paced environment.
  • Experience with Make or Bash
  • Has understanding of monitoring, detection and compliance tools.
  • Experience working on a variety of software development projects and toolsets.
  • Flexible, adaptable, independent and reliable.
  • Experience in an early-mid stage startup environment, where product/market fit is continuing to be evaluated, re-evaluated and recalibrated


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: 58812