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Freddie Mac

Datastage Developer

Freddie Mac - McLean, VA

Position Overview Freddie Mac has an exciting opportunity for a Datastage Development, Professional to work in the Single-Family Data Services department of the Information Technology division at Freddie Mac. We are seeking a motivated individual to design and develop enhancements to software applications on a DatatStage ETL(v8.x, 9.x, and 11.x). The candidate should have a strong analytical ability and able to quickly adapt, trouble shoot and apply IT expertise to a varying array of issues relating to the ETL/shell script/autosys jobs in CDW space. Expected to work in the business area, BA, project team and other supporting groups, develop rapport and good working relationships with other teams.

Responsibilities include:

Application of software development principles, theories, concepts, and techniques

Perform root cause analysis, and develop effective solutions to existing issues.

Find gaps in the existing processes, constantly improve the processes/procedures, automate manual tasks and provide stability to the applications.

Participate in Requirements Analysis; participate in the designing of solutions based on System Requirements and Architecture, prototype if necessary, develop, unit test and deploy applications.

Contribute to the enhancement of department application development/delivery standards, tools and processes.

Able to do analysis and make code changes to the DataStage ETL, Mainframe and Unix jobs.

Qualifications • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or Engineering or equivalent working experience

Typically has 3-5 years of experience in DataStage(ETL), shell scripting, and db2/oracle sql skills, Mainframe JCL, Cobol, SAS.

Strong analytical and development skills required to trouble the issues and developed effective solutions.

Good knowledge of database concepts with working knowledge on SQL, DB2 or Sybase database, and Stored Procedures

Good attitude that will allow the team to perform better, work as a team player.

Innovative in providing solutions, likes to take on challenges with calculated risks.

Strive to constantly improve the application development processes and tools.

Experience in all aspects of system development life cycle methodologies including waterfall and/or agile development

Quick learner of new technologies and tools.

Preferred Skills • Experience leading development teams.

Experience with Mainframe and Unix

Experience with Informatica.

Experience working with Agile methodology

Experience with Java and Webmethods.

Professional who is motivated and is an effective team player

Strong written and oral communication skills with the ability to convey technology solutions to business partners

Proactive in nature with customer satisfaction as primary goal.

Experience in Mortgage Industry or direct Freddie Mac Experience

Closing Statement Today, Freddie Mac makes home possible for one in four home borrowers and is one of the largest sources of financing for multifamily housing. Join our smart, creative and dedicated team and you’ll do important work for the housing finance system and make a difference in the lives of others. Freddie Mac is an equal opportunity and top diversity employer. EOE, M/F/D/V.

12 days 7 hours ago

Freddie Mac


Datastage Developer Freddie Mac - McLean, VA, United States


Location: McLean, VA

Company Profile:
Freddie Mac was chartered by Congress in 1970 with a public mission to stabilize the nation's residential mortgage markets and expand opportunities for homeownership and affordable rental housing. Our statutory mission is to provide liquidity, stability and affordability to the U.S. housing market.