Financial Data Analytics Senior

Freddie Mac
McLean, Virginia
Oct 07, 2020
Nov 05, 2020
Full Time
At Freddie Mac, you will do important work to build a better housing finance system and you'll be part of a team helping to make homeownership and rental housing more accessible and affordable across the nation.

Position Overview:

Single Family CFO Front-end Financial Planning and Analysis team is within SF CFO organization covering Sourcing, Pricing, Credit Risk Transfer and Portfolio Management business lines regarding performance metrics, target setting, financial result measurements, financial analysis of new initiative and project assessments.

Our Impact:
The hired incumbent will be responsible for supporting front-end business partners, provisioning monthly BPR with external data owners to ensure source data quality aligns with business needs, assisting financial analysts with finding patterns and relationships in data for strategy discussion and working with financial analysts to build predictive models.

Your Impact:
  • Provision monthly sourcing market share results and provide results to SF division
  • Provision monthly FHFA Gfee report and ad-hoc data requests for Gfee congressional annual report plus regulator policy considerations
  • Collect data, transform per rules and build streamlined processes for financial reporting of baseline
  • Analytical capability to identify drivers to financial results
  • Develop performance metrics utilizing sophisticated data mining skills
  • Develop into a subject matter expert on internal corporate models and partner with modelling and Financial Engineering teams in model development and system build
  • work collaboratively within a transparent group that value accountability, learning and synergy
  • Understand and acquire strong business knowledge of SF sourcing, pricing, credit risk transfer and portfolio management

  • College degree Math/Physics, Statistics, Economics/Financial Engineering, Data science, or a directly related quantitative field with at least 5-7 years of related work experience. Advanced studies/degree preferred.
  • Strong analytical logic thinking and problem-solving skills
  • Demonstrate experience with relational database structures, research methods, sampling techniques, and system testing. Proficient in working with large-scale business data sets, fluent in scripting and rapid prototyping skills including expertise in technology such as SAS, SQL, Python, Tableau, and/or BI tools such as Hyperion and MicroStrategy
  • Works under limited direction Independently determines and develops approach to solutions
  • Strong work ethics and learning capability
  • Demonstrated business acumen, intellectual maturity, and relationship management skills

Keys to Success in this Role:
  • Intellectual agility and interpersonal flexibility
  • Deep curiosity to learn about new subjects
  • Strong technical skills and propensity to grasp the new analytical tools that provides business insights
  • Ability to work with and collaborate across the teams and where silos exist
  • Detail oriented and reliable in execution on regular basis.

Current Freddie Mac employees please apply through the internal career site.

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.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity and inclusion at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, disability status or any other characteristic protected by applicable law. We will ensure that individuals with differing abilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation.

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Time-type:Full time

Job Category:Finance

FLSA Status:Exempt