Senior Business Analyst (Data)

Freddie Mac
McLean, VA
Sep 01, 2017
Oct 02, 2017
Analyst, Business
Full Time
Position Overview
Freddie Mac’s Single Family Division is currently seeking a Senior Business Analyst (Data) to implement tools and methods of risk evaluation as a member of the Credit Analytics and Reporting team.

Responsibilities include:
* Gather business requirements, develop and document business rules
* Manage business requirements document
* Develop Business User Acceptance test cases and data sets
* Perform data analysis as needed
* Solid understanding of business needs and detail requirements
* Develop test cases, test scripts and perform user acceptance testing for data application projects
* Gather and document Business Operational Readiness Review document
* Facilitate business requirements meetings and influence decisions
* Work on issues of diverse scope where analysis of situation or data requires evaluation of a variety of factors, including an understanding of current business trends
* Independently determine and develop approaches to solutions
* Collaborate with team members and interact across organizational lines to meet business objectives
* Review system requirements / spec to ensure business requirements are translated correctly
* Manage UAT testing

Basic Requirements
* 5+ years of related experience with data analysis with a combination of business and technical skills and SQL programming; 4+ years of SAS or similar programming and data mart/database/ETL experience
* Bachelor’s Degree in Information Management, Computer Science or related field
* Prior experience working in the business area or closely/directly with business are to gather business requirements/rules logic and develop code
* Strong quantitative, analytical, and problem-solving skills
* Excellent SAS, Unix and SQL programming skills
* Experience with database, data model and data warehouse concepts
* Loan Underwriting and Loan Funding application working knowledge or similar applications
* Loan Manufacturing process knowledge

Preferred Skills
* Mortgage industry experience or financial / credit analysis
* Detail oriented and excellent organization skills
* Excellent communication skills

Closing Statement
Today, Freddie Mac makes home possible for one in four home borrowers and is one of the largest sources of financing for multifamily housing. Join our smart, creative and dedicated team and you’ll do important work for the housing finance system and make a difference in the lives of others. Freddie Mac is an equal opportunity and top diversity employer. EOE, M/F/D/V.

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