Fannie Mae Careers

Business Analyst III

Washington, District of Columbia
Information Management


Job Description

THE COMPANY

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.

For more information about Fannie Mae, visit http://www.fanniemae.com/progress

JOB INFORMATION

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.

KEY JOB FUNCTIONS

  • 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.

EDUCATION

  • Bachelor's Degree or equivalent required

MINIMUM EXPERIENCE

  • 4+ years of related experience

SPECIALIZED KNOWLEDGE & SKILLS

  • Hands-on data analysis experience, preferably in the secondary mortgage domain i.e. mortgage data, loan data, trading data, and other financial data
  • Working knowledge of the data concepts (Data Mapping, Data Quality, Exception Handling, Data Controls etc.)
  • Ability to absorb data / information from multiple sources, apply analytical skills, and provide recommendations to deliver business value
  • Good Knowledge of data analysis skills and the ability to use different databases (i.e., Sybase, Oracle, and/or Netezza)
  • Ability to troubleshoot and resolve data issues for internal and external users
  • Must have strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Knowledge of the mortgage or financial services industry is preferred
  • Good interpersonal skills and a demonstrated ability to work effectively in a team environment                                             

EMPLOYMENT                

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.

 

Fannie Mae is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


Req ID: 55365