Project Manager / Scrum Coach (Hybrid Work Schedule)

Company Details

Freddie Mac

At Freddie Mac, you will do important work to build a better housing finance system and you’ll be part of a team helping to make homeownership and rental housing more accessible and affordable across the nation.

As part of Freddie Mac’s return to the office pilot, all employees, contingent workers and visitors must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 in order to be on-site unless they have an approved accommodation.

Position Overview:

Do you have passion for understanding customer needs and using technology to deliver value and thrive in a fast-paced and constantly evolving environment? If you enjoy working with a team of varying skills to collectively discover new opportunities to delight customers, a role on the SF Securitization Technology team could be a fit for you!

**This position is a hybrid work schedule, requiring 2 days in the office and 3 days remote**

Our Impact:

We are responsible for building customized software solutions for the Freddie Mac Securitization Operations Business by delivering Technology solutions to support business capabilities using emerging technology and architecture!

Your Impact:

We seek a candidate who will have significant impact in our team, and in our world.

Guide and lead the team through the delivery of software and services, while embracing and promoting the Agile attitude.

Partner with Product Management, Product Owners and others to define the mission value to help ensure strategy and execution alignment. This person will also:

  • Establish cadence, facilitate and drive the agile ceremonies such as Scrum, Iteration Planning, Demo, Retrospective

  • We facilitate impediment removal by fostering collaboration within the team and dependency teams.

  • Collaborate with the communities of practice and identify and deploy important metrics to enable continuous improvement across the development teams

  • Identify and direct the implementation of process improvements that significantly improve quality of the product

  • Coach Scrum Team on Agile Practices and attitudes

Qualifications:

  • Minimum of Certified Scrum Coach (CSM) or Agile Certified Scrum Coach (PMI-ACP) required

  • Kanban certification preferred

  • 3+ years of direct experience in one or more aspects of Information Technology (Software design/ development, IT Architecture or other related IT areas)

  • Two or more years of explicit experience as an Agile Scrum Coach/ Project Manager, preferably in a variety of situations including large organizations

  • Effective facilitation skills

  • We seek effective coaching and mentoring skills

  • Ability to thrive in a highly ambiguous, fast paced environment where priorities shift rapidly

  • Strong problem-solving skills and ability to identify effective solutions

  • Effective influence, collaboration and negotiation skills

  • Hands-on JIRA tool experience

Keys to Success in this Role:

  • Passionate and take pride in owning your work

  • We seek the ability to understand and communicate well with a passion to get the job done

  • Open minded to embrace new process, technologies and culture

  • Innovative in providing solutions

Current Freddie Mac employees please apply through the internal career site.

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.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity and inclusion at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, disability status or any other characteristic protected by applicable law. We will ensure that individuals with differing abilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation.

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Time-type:Full time

Job Category:Administration

FLSA Status:Non-Exempt

Freddie Mac provides anticipated base salary ranges where required by law.

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