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:

    Database Services seeking Senior Database Administrator who is responsible for database administration in a fast-paced operations environment supporting 24x7 business critical applications using analytical and transactional databases having NOSQL (MongoDB) on new cutting edge technologies on Cloud and VMC platforms. Database Administrator will be able to perform troubleshooting any database issues, performance analysis, ensuring database security, evaluating new database trends and technologies, developing and testing automation scripting and coding  required for database administration and associated database tools.

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

    Your Impact:

    • Provide DBA support on all aspects of databases administration including  provisioning, backup/recovery, replication, deployment and real time production troubleshooting responsibilities on MongoDB and PostgreSQL platforms.
    • Install, configure, monitor, upgrade and maintain database in production and non-production environments
    • Provide 24x7 on call DBA support for production environment on rotation schedule and on adhoc need basis
    • Provide Database deployment support for Test and Production environments
    • Diagnose and address database performance issues using performance monitors and various tuning techniques
    • Interact with Systems administrators on Linix/Unix/VM operating systems issues related to Databases
    • Able to write database provisioning, maintenance and reporting automation scripts

    • Configure and maintain Database High availability
    • Support data replication

    • Troubleshoot database production problems and database connectivity issues
    • Implement DR solutions

    • Ability to work well as a team and as an individual with minimal supervision


    • More than 10 years of experience in Database administration

    • Solid hands on experience with Database technologies – MongoDB
    • Extensive Database performance tuning experience 
    • Deep knowledge of industry-standard, enterprise-class best practices for a large database environment
    • Good experience with AWS Cloud and Linux/VM platform
    • Deep understanding of HA, DR Database and storage technologies Data replication
    • Experience implementing, supporting and auditing database security  

    • Hands on automation experience with Python, YAML, Unix Shell scripting, etc.


    Preferred Skills

    • Experience supporting PostgrSQL DB platforms

    • Experience with relational database management such as MSSQL/Oracle/DB2/Sybase.
    • Experience with Database monitoring tools
    • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
    • Experience working in virtual environment using VMware
    • Database and Cloud vendor certification


    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:Information Technology

    FLSA Status:Exempt

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

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