Modeling and Analytics Project Manager

Company Name:
Fannie Mae Corp
Modeling and Analytics Project Manager THE COMPANY Fannie Mae exists to expand affordable housing and bring global capital to local communities in order to serve the U.S. housing market. Today, our focus is on preventing foreclosures, making mortgages and rental housing as affordable as possible, and supporting the housing recovery. We are rapidly building and realigning our company to better serve the market as we support the Administration's Homeowner Affordability and Stability Plan. Join our dedicated, diverse, high-performing workforce and put your unique talents to good use as we work with our partners to advance our nation's housing recovery. For more information about Fannie Mae and our career opportunities, visit . JOB INFORMATION The hiring group supports the modeling and analytics teams of the company with governance activities related to internal and external oversight and implementation of controls for division activities, which include model and software development, and execution of models to support business decisions and financial reporting. The support covers a broad spectrum of activities including strategic planning and execution of projects to achieve control and compliance objectives, and requires interaction with oversight teams, including model validation group, on behalf of the modeling and analytics teams. KEY JOB FUNCTIONS The candidate for this role will, plan, manage, and execute varied projects related to model and software development lifecycle, provide oversight and coordination of reviews and validations of models and applications, and monitor on-going execution of financial models to ensure appropriate controls. This role will require the candidate to Interact with all levels of management within the modeling and analytics and Oversight teams to gather information to design projects, determine project parameters and specifications, and budget human, financial and other resources. Track progress and ensure compliance with project goals and governance requirements and provide report-outs to project stakeholders. Work is generally high in complexity and requires the individual to develop solutions and resolve a wide range of issues. Meet with Subject Matter Experts and leverage mortgage and finance industry background to understand financial model and modeling application methodologies, functions and uses. Utilize broad expertise and specialized knowledge to plan and execute assignments including process re-engineering for on-going execution of financial models, operational assessment, risk identification, gap analysis, remediation of controls issues and process documentation. Plan course of relatively large or complex project(s), including milestones, resources needed in the form of staff hours, budget, use of technology and tools and document in project plan, following established project management methodology. Track course of project from meetings, conferring with developers, modelers, and oversight groups. Report on progress and update project plan as needed. Assess compliance of development and/or remediation process with accepted methodology and communicate to responsible managers or staff. Document exceptions or deviations as needed. Convene meetings and plan agenda to ensure important issues are aired and resolved. Report on progress of project, use of staff, $ expenditures, progress on milestones and the like to key stakeholders. EDUCATION Bachelor's Degree or equivalent required MINIMUM EXPERIENCE 4-6 years of related experience SPECIALIZED KNOWLEDGE and SKILLS Excellent written and oral communication skills are required. Prior experience and knowledge in modeling and analytics for mortgage or financial
industry is preferred. Experience in technology implementations, SDLC and best practices related to technology infrastructure and controls is preferred. Experience with SOX controls, risk management, model validation and oversight is preferred. EMPLOYMENT As a condition of employment with Fannie Mae, any successful job applicant will be required to pass a pre-employment drug screen and to successfully complete a background investigation, which may also include a credit check for positions in some areas of our business. Fannie Mae is an Equal Opportunity Employer. BETS_ARC_Setter BACH_a33d1a Plan MYK62683JR

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