Business Analyst III

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.



  • Bachelors degree or equivalent




  • 4-6 years of related experience




  • Experienced in UAT testing tools, ALM, Rational ClearQuest, JIRA, DOORs

  • Experience in Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC), Waterfall and Agile

  • Experience in interpret requirements, design applications, build applications

  • 5+ years of strong PL/SQL development with Oracle, Sybase, Business Objects database

  • Strong written communication skills with emphasis on Requirement Documents

  • Knowledge and understanding of mortgage industry, secondary mortgage activities and products preferred

  • Knowledge of financial applications preferred



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: 57674