Reston, VA, USA
icrunchdata Network
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. Join our diverse, high-performing team and make a difference as we work together to enable access to a good home. For more information about Fannie Mae, visit JOB INFORMATION The role of the technical engineer is to develop application design and/or design IT infrastructure components to meet business and technical requirements. IT infrastructure may include systems, middleware, database, storage and/or network infrastructure. The engineer must demonstrate the ability to efficiently code, test & certify technology platforms, software and applications. Troubleshoot, debug application(s) and/or IT infrastructure component(s) and recommend enhancements for stable operations. Maintain and patch systems, software and applications to eliminate bug fixes, security vulnerabilities and maintain technology currency of systems and applications. Document design and engineering standards; develop key performance metrics and operational guidelines for consistent & stable design, build, implement and operational processes. KEY JOB FUNCTIONS Interface, partner, and influence stakeholders to promote simplification, standardization and innovation and to ensure risk are understood and minimized Establish policies and standard operating procedures to enable consistent and repeatable execution Propose appropriate changes to standards, policies, and procedure based on emerging business/technology trends and operational challenges with the existing guidelines utilizing performance metric and operational SLA Plan for adequate capability on systems based on utilization metrics and planned projects to establish supply and demand forecasts Design and verify the technology solution meets business and technical requirements and is in compliance with enterprise architecture guidelines, technology standards and methodology, and compliance and security standards Maintain and operate the application design. It includes but not limited to monitoring, performance and capacity metrics, SLAs, resiliency and disaster recovery plans Define success criteria for validation of technology solution and application designs Develop and document an integrated test plan for certification of technology solutions and application design in compliance with existing best practices Provide work guidance or technical assistance to less senior engineers EDUCATION Bachelor Degree or Equivalent Area of Study Preferred(if any) Computer Science or Engineering Certifications Preferred(if any) Amazon AWS or similar providers certification and experience is a plus MINIMUM EXPERIENCE 6 to 8 years of related experience SPECIALIZED KNOWLEDGE & SKILLS Thorough knowledge of operating systems, cloud technology, clustering, database, and other associated enterprise technologies Demonstrate a solid understanding of Infrastructure architecture in high availability, scalability, resiliency and disaster recovery solution designs Experience with hardware server technologies, Cross-platform operating system experience is highly desirable Demonstrate thorough knowledge of virtualization technologies particularly VMware ESX server, and VMC Good understanding of network topology, DMZ solutions and systems security Understanding of SAN technologies and storage replication Understanding of networking principles including routing, and basic protocols including multicast Experience in server performance management and statistics to identify bottlenecks and translate application load requirements into server utilization projections 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: 58122 [...]