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Business Analyst III

Washington, District of Columbia
Information Management

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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The Business Analyst III will provide support to the Accounting Operations areas. Examine, assess, and document business operations and procedures of operating or administrative unit. Relate these procedures to IT/IS systems and applications that are designed to enable the operating unit to accomplish its objectives. Assist operating unit staff by developing reports, downloads, and analyses from discipline-specific systems and applications. Provide input to IT/IS specialists in development projects to assist in developing specifications and functionalities in IT systems.

  • Assess business operations and processes of assigned office or business unit to understand procedures, information flows and handoffs, decisions, communications pathways and the like.
  • Participate in meetings and projects with client staff, project managers, and developers to automate, upgrade, or expand applications that accomplish business operations of assigned work unit(s).
  • Create, design, and format technical specification documentation including architecture diagrams, process flows, and other information or processes needed to describe required system changes for development, QA, and other internal customers.
  • May provide support to applications in production by tracking production problems and troubleshooting them to sustain application in production.
  • Develop queries, analyses, or reports from applications for operations or management staff of assigned business unit(s).
  • Provide guidance or technical supervision to less experienced staff performing similar functions.
  • Create new Business Objects reports and defect fixes on existing reports
  • Creating new Tableau dashboards and make changes to existing dashboards
  • Migrate the Business Objects Reports from lower environments to production
  • Bachelor's Degree or equivalent required
  • 4+ years of related experience
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or Management Information Systems preferred
  • Strong Business Objects & Tableau report development skills
  • Strong understanding of ETL concepts; experience in desktop ETL tools, such as Alteryx
  • Experience and strong knowledge of creating and using complex SQL queries, stored procedures, and validating reports/backend data
  • Strong Data Analysis skills with Database knowledge and experience with database query tools and languages
  • Experience with complete Software Development Life Cycle including requirements, design, and development and testing
  • Strong written and oral communication and interpersonal skills to effectively work independently as well as in a dynamic matrix team environment to provide support to business user
  • Ability to work on multiple projects and flexibility to change priorities when needed                                       

As a condition of employment with Fannie Mae, any successful job applicant will be required to successfully complete a background investigation.
Fannie Mae is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Req ID: 55196