Business Analyst - Data Analysis

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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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.
  • Bachelor's Degree or equivalent required 
  • 4+ years of related experience
  • Technical Skills: Enterprises DB – Netezza, Oracle, SQL Service, SAS, Business Intelligence Developer (Tableau) and Python (Plus).
  • Experience with Web Data Extraction and ETL solutions and delivery.
  • Experience with data analysis, requirements and data gathering, and project management.
  • Ability to work independently and drive issues and projects to resolution.   
  • Demonstrate high proficiency in solving and troubleshooting various problems in complexity.
  • Function and Perform in an Agile system and model. 
  • Ability and desire to collaborate with internal and external cross functional teams, and attain excellent written and verbal skills.
  • Strong business writing skills (i.e. clear, crisp, and succinct emails explaining requests.
  • Analyze and interpret results to assist business users and customers.
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: 56635