Business Analyst II

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.

JOB INFORMATION

Examine, assess, and document business operations and procedures of a financial management, product, or trading 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 financial IT systems.

KEY JOB FUNCTIONS

  • Assess procedures and business processes in a financial management, accounting, transactional, or business operations unit for methods of automating them or improving existing applications supporting them.
  • Participate in meetings with financial management, Accounting, or product management staff and application developers and project managers to plan development or upgrades of applications used by their offices or business units.
  • Participate in planning testing and acceptance of newly developed financial management software by client group who will be using it.
  • May provide support to applications in production by tracking and troubleshooting problems and ensuring continued and efficient operation of application in production, and full access by its users.
  • Develop queries, analyses, or reports from financial management applications for operations or management staff of assigned business unit.


EDUCATION
  • Bachelor Degree or Equivalent


MINIMUM EXPERIENCE
  • 2-4 years of related experience

SPECIALIZED KNOWLEDGE & SKILLS

  • Technical skills in the areas of business process re-design, system design and data analysis
  • Must be able to analyze data and summarize the information succinctly
  • Must have intermediate to advance familiarity with MS-Excel (e.g. Pivot tables, lookup formulas, recording macros, etc.)
  • Previous experience using JIRA, Confluence, Alteryx, Tableau and BI tools is a plus
  • Knowledge and understanding of mortgage industry, secondary mortgage activities and products preferred
  • Familiar with working and operating in an Agile/Lean work environment preferred
  • Strong SQL experience
EMPLOYMENT

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: 58425