Freddie Mac Data Analytics Prf in McLean, Virginia

10771BR

Work Location:

McLean, VA 1

FLSA Status:

Non-exempt

Req Number:

10771BR

Full Time/Part Time:

Full-time

Job Type:

Regular

Position Overview:

We are seeking a data analysis professional to support the Finance Change Management team with developing requirements, performing complex data analysis, and user acceptance testing for finance and accounting applications. The Data Analytics, Professional will coordinate with project teams across Freddie Mac divisions and may be asked to resolve application and data issues during financial close.

Responsibilities include:

  • Perform complex financial data analysis to research issues, document data derivation and data movement requirements.

  • Develop key project artifacts such as project scope, business requirements, risk and controls assessment, issues and risks, user acceptance testing, documentation, and SOX testing.

  • Support the team in multiple projects ensuring adherence to Methodology, Controls and Quality Standards.

  • Manage production application support duties which involve on-call support for troubleshooting critical data and system issues of supported applications, logging issues, working with IT to determine root cause.

  • Support business operational risk controls, Internal/External audit activities.

Work Location Zip Code:

22102

Division:

Finance

Qualifications:

  • Accounting, Finance or Information Systems background

  • Proficiency with advanced SQL, Access, Python and SAS

  • Expertise in querying, analyzing, reconciling and testing complex relational data

  • Experience with planning and executing data conversion, data mapping and data reconciliation activities

  • Strong data and financial analytical skills; Ability to quickly understand complex financial concepts

  • Demonstrated business analysis experience with the project lifecycle using waterfall and agile project methodology

  • Strong verbal and written communications, including the ability to capture meeting minutes effectively, and assist in developing presentations/materials

  • Bachelor’s Degree in business, accounting or related field

  • Excellent interpersonal skills

  • Strong attention to details with proven analytical and problem solving skills

Work Location City:

McLean

Posting Title:

Data Analytics, Professional

Preferred Skills:

  • Mortgage market experience is desired

Key to success in this role:

  • Ability to build strong partnerships

  • Intellectual agility and interpersonal flexibility

  • Strong communications skills

  • Change leadership

  • Ability to use data to help inform strategy and direction

  • Continuously striving to improve work processes rather than accepting the status quo

Top 3 Personal Competencies to possess:

  • Drive for Execution - Be accountable for strong individual and team performance

  • Customer Focus - Seek and use data and feedback to enhance customer outcomes

  • Leadership - Set and execute upon a clear vision, strategy, and/or goals

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.

Work Location State:

VA

Job Category:

Quantitative Analytics & Modeling