Lead AWS Solutions Architect

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 contributor to our team, you will design, produce, test, or implement software, technology, or processes across multiple projects, programs, or products, as well as create and maintain IT architecture, large scale data stores, and cloud-based systems.

The Lead AWS Solutions Architect 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:
  • Provide design leadership in large or complex development projects involving application development, migrations,
    additions to existing applications. Participate in project meetings with other technical staff and business owners and
    subject matter experts.
  • Review application in progress of development to ensure compliance with overall design parameters and corporate
    development standards. Guide programmers/developers on technical issues.
  • May serve as technical lead, architect, or principle developer in course of large or complex project.
  • Determine the needs of the customer groups across multiple projects, programs, or products while identifying and resolving conflicting or complementary needs across customer groups.
  • Design and develop software solutions to meet needs and may also lead matrixed teams.
  • Apply extensive expertise in process-driven approach in designing solutions.
  • Implement new software technology and coordinate simultaneous implementation tasks across teams.
  • Oversee the maintenance of existing software.



Minimum Required Experiences
  • 6 years

Desired Experiences
  • Bachelor degree or equivalent

  • Skilled in cloud technologies and cloud computing
  • Programming including coding, debugging, and using relevant programming languages
  • Product Testing including testing and evaluating software, usability testing, UAT, and using relevant product testing technology
  • Communication including communicating in writing or verbally, copywriting, planning and distributing communication, etc.
  • Influencing including negotiating, persuading others, facilitating meetings, and resolving conflict
  • Working with people with different functional expertise respectfully and cooperatively to work toward a common goal
  • Experience identifying measures, or indicators of system performance, and the actions needed to improve or correct performance to achieve desired outcomes
  • Expertise in developing websites for hosting via intranet or Internet, which may also include web design, web content development, scripting, and/or network security configuration
  • Experience using software and computer systems' architectural principles to integrate enterprise computer applications such as, AWS Application Integration
  • Expertise in service management concepts for networks and related standards such as SDLC, SAFe, Agile Delivery

  • Experience using APIs for developing or programming software
  • Skilled in AWS Developer tools such as CodeBuild, CodeDeploy, CodeStar, or CodePipeline
  • Skilled in AWS Services such as SageMaker, Lambda, EC2, S3, CloudFront, App Mesh etc.
  • Skilled in Java
  • Skilled in JSON
  • Skilled in Python object-oriented programming
  • Experience using JIRA
  • Skilled in SQL

Additional Information

The future is what you make it to be. Discover compelling opportunities at Fanniemae.com/careers.

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 careers_mailbox@fanniemae.com.