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Summer Internship Program

The Fannie Mae Summer Internship Program is available to rising university junior and senior students and is hosted in our Washington, D.C, Northern Virginia and Plano, TX offices.

During the 10-week summer internship, you will have the opportunity to apply your education and perspectives to solve real-world issues and work with diverse teams within different departments like Finance, Technology, Analytics and more. As a Fannie Mae intern, you will be a contributor on a team that fits your skills and interest in a dynamic environment alongside full-time employees.

The Summer Internship Program experience includes:

  • A welcome from Fannie Mae's CEO
  • Weekly speaker series hosted by Fannie Mae executives
  • Local community volunteer opportunities
  • Networking and social activities
  • The opportunity to present solutions to real-life business problems to Fannie Mae executives

The Fannie Mae Summer Internship Program serves as a pipeline for our full-time opportunities for rising seniors in the program.

Full-Time Opportunities

As a new Fannie Mae professional, you will have an opportunity to make an impact, continuously learn and grow and serve your community. You will be surrounded by talented colleagues and mentors who are committed to shaping and leading the standards of the housing industry.

Fannie Mae is committed to your development as a professional. When you begin your career at Fannie Mae you will receive on-the-job training, professional development and build a wide support network of peers, managers, and executives.

Across our Washington D.C, Northern Virginia and Plano, Texas offices, we have opportunities in Technology, Business, Analytics, and Engineering. At Fannie Mae, you will be immersed in an exceptional and flexible work environment that is recognized throughout the United States. Discover what our employees are saying about their own career experiences on the Fannie Mae Careers Blog. If you welcome a challenge and are ready to be rewarded by your everyday experience, Fannie Mae is the place for you.

Areas of Opportunity

Discover what it’s like to work in the areas of project management, reporting, business analysis, finance analysis, operations, risk management, and process improvement. Support business offices, project offices, and communications teams. Preferred Majors: Business, Finance, Economics, Management, Operations

Understand how applications support our business while focusing on technical or advanced mathematical analysis, requirements documentation, system analysis, risk analysis, information security and management and production. Preferred Majors: Information Technology, Computer Information Systems, Business Information Technology

Utilize data and analytics expertise to power quality and intelligent business decisions, harboring statistical processing languages including SAS, SQL, R, Python, Tableau, Netezza, Oracle and UNIX. For more information on our Analytics Opportunities please click HERE. Preferred Majors: Economics, Finance, Engineering, Computer Science, Math/Statistics

Deepen skills in design, coding, testing, and supporting software products related to meeting customer requirements, while performing tasks using formal software development methodologies and partnering with business areas to develop a comprehensive understanding of how existing applications support the business. Preferred Majors: Computer Science, Systems Engineering, Computer Engineering


  • Strong analytical background
  • Demonstrated leadership capabilities and the ability to contribute to a team atmosphere
  • Self-starter, strong business acumen, and results focused
  • Superior communication skills, both oral and written
  • Fluency and aptitude with technology applications
  • Preferred GPA of 3.0 or above
  • Authorization to work in the U.S. without sponsorship

How to apply

To be considered, please submit your resume via your school’s career site or search for openings on our website to learn more and apply. First-time users will need to create a user name and password to apply.

You can also click here to explore our current openings.