Full Time
powertofly approved What Freddie Mac Has to Offer:

Freddie Mac makes home possible for millions of families and individuals by providing mortgage capital to lenders. Benefits include:

  • Flexible work arrangements
  • Home benefit program
  • Student loan repayment benefit
  • Paid parental leave
  • 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:

    Freddie Mac is seeing an experienced Scrum Coach with hands-on experience with Agile Methods, including Scrum, IBM’s Disciplined Agile Delivery, or Kanban. The Agile Coaching Professional role is within the Single Family Business Technology Office (BTO) division and will work directly with the Single family Digital Transformation product teams.

    This individual will implement and facilitate the Freddie Mac Agile Methodology, practices and ceremonies as recommended in our Modern Delivery Playbook.

    If this sounds like you, read on to learn more about this exciting opportunity!

    Our Impact:

    The Single Family Business Technology Office (BTO) supports the Multifamily business, creating and implementing solutions to a variety of technology challenges. This support takes many forms, including deploying emerging technologies, and maintaining critical underwriting and accounting applications. The Single Family BTO Oerations team also leads a business-focused service desk and is directly involved in the processing of every deal.

    Your Impact:

    The Agile Coaching Professional has three overall goals in addition to removing team impediments and facilitating Agile practices:

    • Facilitate the creation of a self-organized, self-managed team that can identify and deliver the work that can be completed in a time-boxed Iteration
    • Training, or support the Agile Coaches training, of the team on the Freddie’s Agile methodology, processes and controls
    • Ensure the project team adheres to the Freddie Mac Agile Project controls
    Qualifications:
    • A minimum of 2-4+ years of relevant experience
    • Certified Scrum Master (CSM) or Agile Certified Scrum Master (PMI-ACP)
    • Kanban certification preferred
    • 5+ years of direct experience in one or more aspects of Information Technology (Software design/ development, IT Architecture or other related IT areas)
    • 2+ years of explicit experience as an Agile Coach of an Agile delivery team, preferably in a large organization
    • Hands-on experience with Atlassian Suite tool preferred (JIRA, Confluence)
    Keys to Success in this Role:
    • Effective facilitation skills
    • 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 win-win solutions
    • Effective influence, collaboration and negotiation skills

    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.

    Notice to External Search Firms: Freddie Mac partners with BountyJobs for contingency search business through outside firms. Resumes received outside the BountyJobs system will be considered unsolicited and Freddie Mac will not be obligated to pay a placement fee. If interested in learning more, please visit www.BountyJobs.com and register with our referral code: MAC.

    Time-type:Full time

    Job Category:Administration

    FLSA Status:Non-Exempt
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