Fannie Mae
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www.fanniemae.com Washington, DC 5000+ Employees

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Director (Former Employee)
Washington, DC

Pros* Diverse work environment
* Relatively good mobility across groups/departments/divisions
* Generally abundant resources ... or wasteful ^.^
* Successful career growth to mid-level remains possible for lucky hard workers

Cons* Lack of accountability at senior management level
* Expert opinions are not really honored ... instead faced by personal threat lately
* Could be hard to navigate the politics even though you intends to be impartial

Advice to Senior Management* Rapid flight of talent should be a big concern for a franchise
* Develop the people when it is difficult to do much with the future being laid out / debated

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    It is a good place to work.

    Senior QA (Former Employee)
    Herndon, VA

    I worked at Fannie Mae as a contractor for more than a year


    Pros: Structured and Organized environment. Application in complex. Cons: I am happy at this company. There is really nothing… More
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    A culture of entitlement; not a good place to build a career

    571 Analyst (Former Employee)
    Addison, TX

    I worked at Fannie Mae as a contractor for more than a year


    Pros: If you are looking for a stable office enviornment, Fannie Mae is a good place to be. Established during the great… Cons: Do you really want to tell your friends and family that you work for… Advice to Senior Management: Figure out how to better manage contractors. 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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