Computer Science Intern - Summer 2023 (Hybrid or Remote Work Schedule)
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.
Employees, contingent workers and visitors are no longer required to show proof of vaccination to be on-site. Effective January 2023, Freddie Mac’s hybrid work arrangement is 3 days in the office (specifically Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday).
Want to create technology that matters while building your future and your professional network? If you're getting your degree in Computer Science or a related technology area and looking to get hands-on, skill-building experience with a leader in the financial technology industry, Freddie Mac's Computer Science Summer Internship program is for you!
Through this internship, you'll build on the knowledge and skills you've acquired in your undergraduate education - while getting real-world technology and innovation experience and making lifelong connections. Upon successful completion of the internship and your undergrad degree, you may be extended an opportunity to join our Technology Analyst Program - a 12-month cohort experience that springboards you into a fulltime technology career with the industry leader in the housing/finance industry.
The Enterprise Operations and Technology (EO+T) Division helps enable and transform Freddie Mac's business. We provide systems and technology that benefit the enterprise, customers, employees and our business partners. Our technology enhances the services we offer to our customers and improves productivity and performance for employees, making work easier.
As an intern, you will support exciting, short-term projects through the following activities:
Participate on project teams to develop innovative, high-quality software solutions in an Agile development environment
Help define business and user needs and processes; identify solutions, work with project team/sponsors in identifying solutions
Participate in requirements analysis; help design applications based on system requirements
Help build enhancements within existing applications
Support implementation of software application changes
Expand your leadership, business and analytical skills
Develop your personal brand and grow your professional network
Get support and guidance from dedicated managers and experienced technologists
Deepen your technological knowledge while learning about Freddie Mac's key role in the mortgage market
Participate in our innovation challenge, community service and other team events to complement your professional development with personal growth
Interns in the program will be offered the opportunity to take coursework toward their AWS Cloud Practitioner certification. Upon completion of that coursework, Freddie Mac will sponsor those interns in taking their AWS Cloud Practitioner Certification test.
Seeking undergraduate degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or related area
Rising seniors preferred; rising juniors considered
Available to work from May-August 2023
College-level experience with coding practices and languages (such as Java, C/C++, Python, or others)
Knowledge of Agile software development project methodologies preferred
Experience with popular business tools (Windows, Microsoft Office Visio, SharePoint, etc.)
Demonstrated analytical ability and problem-solving skills
Excellent verbal and written communication
Organized with ability to meet deadlines and contribute to team success
Not quite sure you're a fit? Go ahead and apply! Freddie Mac's EO+T division looks for a wide range of skills and perspectives.
KEYS TO SUCCESS IN THIS ROLE:
Technology-first mindset, outstanding analytical skills and drive for innovation
Willingness to try new things, fail fast and learn fast
Ability to work effectively and productively in a team or independently
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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Freddie Mac is serving America’s homebuyers, homeowners and renters by financing the creation and preservation of more affordable homeownership and rental opportunities, providing liquidity, stability and affordability to the housing market. We are Making Home Possible for families across the nation.