Financial Economist II

Job Description


Fannie Mae provides reliable, large-scale access to affordable mortgage credit in communities across our nation. We are the leading source of funding for housing in America, which means more people can buy or rent a home. We are focused on sustaining the housing recovery, improving our company, and leading change to make housing better.

Join our diverse, high-performing team and make a difference as we work together to enable access to a good home.

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Apply advanced financial or economic analytical methods and models to valuation of assets, projection of pricing or risk under varying economic scenarios. Use Enterprise Risk Management principles and practices to develop and quantify strategies for portfolio management and risk management for mortgage-based assets or their derivatives. Assess prospective economic and regulatory capital requirements for portfolio assets under varying economic conditions. Develop, or provide guidance to the development of computer applications that perform or produce various pricing, capital requirements, risk management or hedging analyses. Perform economic capital analysis, and other financial analysis to support strategic or risk management decisions.
Master's of Finance or Economics. Must have coursework, research or experience with SAS, SQL or other statistical tools analyzing large datasets. 
Basic knowledge of fixed income market. Strong communication skills required. 

As a condition of employment with Fannie Mae, any successful job applicant will be required to pass a pre-employment drug screen and to successfully complete a background investigation, which may also include a credit check for positions in some areas of our business.

Fannie Mae is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Req ID: 54638