Business Resiliency Senior Analyst

Freddie Mac
McLean, Virginia
Jan 13, 2021
Jan 14, 2021
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:
The Business Resiliency Senior Analyst will support the Enterprise Testing and Third Party Business Resiliency Manager in the development of a Data Resiliency framework and governance structure and all other initiatives related to Business Resiliency.

The main focus of this position is to demonstrate the ability to provide analytics and assessment as it relates to matters pertaining to business resiliency enterprise-wide. The initial focus will be initiatives related to standing up a data loss (recoverability and availability) program.

This position performs data analysis to support project and operational decision making; partnering with both business and technical resiliency department resources to research current and emerging technologies.

This role will coordinate the ongoing process of resiliency risk assessment, data loss management, and business process recovery assessment. We must ensure the company can effectively respond in the event of a disaster and that business can continue if disruption risks materialize. You will work with the team to identify critical processes and functions within each line of business, validate continuity strategies, evaluate testing plans, and assess back-up and off-site storage arrangements. Apply today and learn why Freddie Mac has a lot to offer!
Our Impact:
Our Team utilizes in-depth knowledge and business requirements to design and implement testing criteria and scenarios that validate overall resiliency capabilities, and will support overall direction, coordination, implementation, execution, control and completion of specific projects ensuring consistency with company strategy, commitments and goals.
Your Impact:
  • Play a critical role in helping to protect Freddie Mac assets from significant business interruptions!
  • Optimize risk management and build operational resiliency to ensure Freddie Mac can carry out its critical missions free from interruption under all conditions and threat scenarios.
  • Provide innovation, thorough and practical resolutions to an extensive range of complicated problems.
  • Work independently, with limited supervision and direction, in determining and developing approaches to solutions.
  • Represent the organization as the principal customer contact for Business Resiliency related to Data Loss and other focused areas as assigned.
  • Interact with senior customer personnel on significant technical matters frequently requiring coordination across organizational lines.
  • Bachelor's Degree or equivalent experience required and 5+ years of experience working with or within a data analytics environment and/or operational risk environment.
  • Considerable experience performing risk assessments, and evaluating and analyzing data and reporting results optimally.
  • Considerable experience understanding business processes within financial services organizations.
  • Previous experience working at a GSE is a plus.
  • Experience understanding data flows, data integrity, data consumption and the impacts of data to a financials services organization.
  • Proven relationship management and customer/partner engagements.
Keys to Success in this Role:
  • Ability to work across multiple teams, channels, and reporting lines.
  • High level of energy, creativity, flexibility and dedication.
  • Willingness to focus and drive toward finding the best solution for the client.
  • Strong interpersonal skills; effective written and verbal communication.
  • Proven experience with data analysis and visualization, data corruption prevention.
  • Effective presentation skills; ability to organize information and work independently.

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:Operations

FLSA Status:Exempt

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