Fannie Mae Careers

Data Analyst

Herndon, Virginia
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    

  • Understand systems, data flows, and architecture to assist with the creation and/or standardization of technology solutions.
  • Data-driven, results-oriented with the ability to quickly analyze data and make decisions that drive performance.
  • Business-minded focus with the ability to connect dots that help produce creative solutions for our customers.
  • Ability to Write SQL statements in order to analyze and compare data sets, looking for trends, issues, or areas for improvement.
  • Strong skills in various data analysis and visualization tools including Tableau, Excel and PowerPoint are required
  • Proficiency with Data mining tools such as SAS, R, and/or Python required
  • Utilize data mining and statistical techniques to develop analytic insights and informed recommendations.
  • Ability to frame problems and develop stories utilizing structured problem solving and communication methods, e.g., A3 Problem Solving and SCQA ( e.g., Minto Pyramid Principle)

                                    

 

 

 

EMPLOYMENT                

As a condition of employment with Fannie Mae, any successful job applicant will be required to pass to successfully complete a background investigation.

 

 

 

 

 

Fannie Mae is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

 

 


Req ID: 55701