Digital Engineering - Software Engineering - Associate - Herndon - job 635799

Fannie Mae

Date: 02/23/2021

City: Herndon, Virginia

Employment type: Full-time

Company Description

At Fannie Mae, futures are made. The inspiring work we do makes an affordable home a reality and a difference in the lives of Americans. Every day offers compelling opportunities to modernize the nation's housing finance system while being part of an inclusive team using new, emerging technologies. Here, you will help lead our industry forward, enhance your technical expertise, and make your career.

Job Description

As a valued colleague on our team, you will contribute to designing, producing, testing, or implementing routine or foundational software, technology, or processes, as well as contribute to creating and maintaining IT architecture, large scale data stores, and cloud-based systems.

The Digital Engineering - Software Engineering - Associate role will offer you the flexibility to make each day your own, while working alongside people who care so that you can deliver on the following responsibilities:


  • Gather and document information about the needs of the customer and create preliminary solution frameworks.

  • Under the guidance of management, design and develop software solutions to meet needs.

  • Apply fundamental knowledge of process-driven approach in designing solutions.

  • Collaborate with senior staff to implement new software technology.

  • Maintain existing software using standard methods, practices, and precedents.




Desired Experiences

  • Bachelor degree or equivalent


  • Skilled in establishing and maintaining consistency of a product's performance, functional, and physical attributes with its requirements, design, and operational information

  • Skilled in the graphical representation of information in the form of a charts, diagrams, pictures, and dashboards with programs and tools such as Excel, Tableau, or Power BI.

  • Adept at managing project plans, resources, and people to ensure successful project completion.

  • Learning and Training including conducting, developing, and evaluating training, instructional design, and learning management systems.

  • Communication including communicating in writing or verbally, copywriting, planning and distributing communication, etc.

  • Experience defining and managing changes to documents, code, computer programs, websites, and other files to enable collaboration and ensure teams are working from the latest version.

  • Relationship Management including managing and engaging stakeholders, customers, and vendors, building relationship networks, contracting, etc.

  • Product Development including designing products, developing product roadmaps, translating design requirements, prototyping, etc.

  • Business Insight including advising, designing business models, interpreting customer and market insights, forecasting, benchmarking, etc.

  • Ability to frame ideas as systems and analyzing the inputs, outputs, and process.

  • Determining causes of operating errors and taking corrective action.

  • Experience using software and computer systems' architectural principles to integrate enterprise computer applications such as xMatters, AWS Application Integration, or WebSphere.

  • Programming including coding, debugging, and using relevant programming languages.

  • Experience gathering accurate information to explain concepts and answer critical questions.

  • Experience identifying measures, or indicators of system performance, and the actions needed to improve or correct performance to achieve desired outcomes.

  • Skilled in cloud technologies and cloud computing.

  • Expertise in service management concepts for networks and related standards such as ITIL practices or SDLC.


  • Experience in using Selenium for testing

  • Experience in Java or Python object-oriented programming.

  • Experience in Appian, IBM BPM, and Blue Prism.

Additional Information


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Fannie Mae is an Equal Opportunity Employer, which means we are committed to fostering a diverse and inclusive workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, personal appearance, protected veteran status, disability, age, or other legally protected status. For individuals with disabilities who would like to request an accommodation in the application process, email us at [email protected]

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