SF Digital Products - Data Science - Associate - REF6591A

Company Description

At Fannie Mae, futures are made. The inspiring work we do makes an affordable home a reality and a difference in the lives of Americans. Every day offers compelling opportunities to modernize the nation's housing finance system while being part of an inclusive team using new, emerging technologies. Here, you will help lead our industry forward, enhance your technical expertise, and make your career.

Job Description

As a valued colleague on our team, you will work with your team to apply fundamental techniques to support production of insights, new product or change recommendations, process improvement or automation, and predictive modeling. You will apply basic knowledge of data mining and data analysis methods, have familiarity with common large data processing techniques, computational programing capabilities, and practical problem-solving skills, and articulate solutions to non-technical consumers or partners. Additionally, you will partner with data engineering and data management teams to apply data mining techniques to external or created data sources in preparation for analysis or use of enterprise data assets.

The SF Digital Products - Data Science - Associate role will offer you the flexibility to make each day your own, while working alongside people who care so that you can deliver on the following responsibilities:
  • Gather and report on business needs and current capabilities, data availability, and alternative uses from product and/or business owners, data engineers, and platform teams.
  • Contribute to implementing recommendations regarding modifications to statistical modeling capabilities.
  • Build upon basic predictive analytic capabilities to enhance the delivery of business applications, and support the integration of data and statistical models or algorithms. Apply industry practices in research and testing to product development, deployment, and maintenance.
  • Partner with more experienced team members to design modeling applications that support risk measurement, financial valuation, decision making, and business performance.
  • Partner with team to design data visualizations, technical documentation, and non-technical presentation materials to communicate ideas and solutions to business partners.


  • Master's degree in a quantitative fieldor 2years of experience working in an analytical function
  • Genuineinterest in applying data to builddigital products for mortgage underwriting
  • Enjoy workingin a fast-paced environment as part of a cross-functional team
  • Able to translatebusiness questions intoanalytical plansand effectively communicate findingsto technical andnontechnical audiences
  • Experience working with large, complex data sets and applying statistical models
  • Strong analytical skills with proficiency in Python, SAS and SQL; experience with AWS a plus

Additional Information

Fannie Mae is an Equal Opportunity Employer, which means we are committed to fostering a diverse and inclusive workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, personal appearance, protected veteran status, disability, age, or other legally protected status. For individuals with disabilities who would like to request an accommodation in the application process, email us at careers_mailbox@fanniemae.com.