Business Analysis Professional

Employer
Freddie Mac
Location
McLean, VA
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Jun 11, 2019
Closes
Jun 21, 2019
Ref
12009BR
Function
Accountant
Hours
Full Time
We are seeking a Business Analyst Professional to join the team. This role will support the Risk & Finance Transformation team with baseline support and project support for finance and accounting applications.

Your work falls into two primary categories:

Production Support
  • Responsible for system configuration, security and audit support.
  • Provide customer support, including a rotation of monitoring an on-call phone
  • Manage issue resolution with business users and technical support partners. Liaison with IT teams in troubleshooting, resolving, and preventing system outages/downtime.
  • Assist in development of training programs and materials for the user community.

Project / Change Management
  • Participation in the full life cycle of a project, which includes identification of requirements, design, development, testing and implementation
  • Provide input into proposed solutions, identify impacts, risks and issues, and work with technical and business staff to implement proposed solutions
  • Partner with the business area and provide expertise in solving complex business requests and processes. Automate manual processes to reduce risks.


Qualifications

  • 2-4 years of related experience
  • Demonstrated project management (SDLC) experience
  • Accounting or Information System background with secondary mortgage market experience
  • Strong attention to detail with proven analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Strong verbal and written skills, including the ability to capture meeting minutes effectively, and assist in developing presentations/materials
  • Demonstrate technical acumen in order to support, develop and maintain systems

Keys to Success in This Role:
  • Accountability
  • Ability to adapt to changing roles and responsibilities
  • Ability to manage deadlines

Top Three Personal Competencies to Possess:
  • Customer Focus - Personally engage with customers (clients) to learn and deliver on their needs
  • Partnership - Align myself and my team with what is right for the company, not just RFT
  • Drive for Execution - Focus on results rather than the appearance of results (i.e., be good, not just look good)


Preferred Skills

  • PeopleSoft functional experience
  • Strong interpersonal skills with the ability to identify and resolve conflicts
  • Ability to work independently and manage multiple priorities under tight deadlines and work with staff at all levels and across divisions


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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