Fannie Mae
3.0 of 5 379 reviews
www.fanniemae.com Washington, DC 5000+ Employees

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A great company that lost its way.

Vice President (Former Employee)
Washington, DC

I worked at Fannie Mae full-time for more than 10 years

ProsGreat people, dedicated to the company's mission.
Tremendous opportunity to help millions of people.

ConsConservatorship leaves little room for innovation.
Unlikely to emerge from current troubles.
Culture of survival is hard to navigate.
Talented leadership does not last.

Advice to Senior ManagementStop worrying about survival and embrace the company's mission - strengthening the housing market and serving those who need it most.

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company

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Bleak future

Manager (Current Employee)
Washington, DC

I have been working at Fannie Mae full-time for more than 5 years


Pros: Moderately competitive salaries and benefits; mission of company has merit. Cons: Government set on winding down company; job security is nonexistent for many technology workers who may be targeted for… Advice to Senior Management: Unlikely you can make lemonade out of these lemons. No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company… More

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It is hard working at Fannie Mae

IT Manager (Current Employee)
Herndon, VA

I have been working at Fannie Mae full-time for more than 5 years


Pros: The people are good - caring, nice easy to work with. … Cons: They are outsourcing all of IT will be gone in the next 12 months or so. Little opportunities for job growth - or movement.… Advice to Senior Management: Really outsourcing - you are destroying the company. Who would you rather have on your team a mercenary or a patriot? Seems… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company… More

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