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Fannie Mae Reviews

Updated December 13, 2017
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  1. "Business Analyst"

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    Current Contractor - Anonymous Contractor
    Current Contractor - Anonymous Contractor

    I have been working at Fannie Mae as a contractor

    Pros

    1. Good management team.
    2. Opportunity to try different roles.
    3. A lot of training.
    4. Good work life balance.

    Cons

    The pace is a little bit slow.


  2. "Sr. Architect"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Technical Architect in Reston, VA
    Current Employee - Senior Technical Architect in Reston, VA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Fannie Mae full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Great Learning Environment , flexibility in work hours , good Pay and Perks , work -life balance

    Cons

    No technical growth Path after a level

    Advice to Management

    Performance management system needs to be fixed to encourage people

  3. "Becoming better every day"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Finance Associate in Washington, DC
    Current Employee - Finance Associate in Washington, DC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Fannie Mae full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    *Salary
    *Vacation
    *Benefits
    *Engaging company and they offer many different ways to support employees

    Cons

    *Very large and can be impersonal
    *Don't promote with in as much

    Advice to Management

    Keep pursuing and developing young talent. Keep encouraging collaboration


  4. "Great Company"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Fannie Mae full-time

    Pros

    Innovative company with a lot to offer.

    Cons

    Not sure they have the best internal applicant process.


  5. "software Dev"

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    Current Contractor - Anonymous Contractor in Columbia, SC
    Current Contractor - Anonymous Contractor in Columbia, SC

    I have been working at Fannie Mae as a contractor (More than a year)

    Pros

    good working culture and good management

    Cons

    they change their iT budget in middle of implementation which hurts many employee as loosing their job


  6. "Fanniemae - great place to work!!"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Contractor - Salesforce Developer in Reston, VA
    Current Contractor - Salesforce Developer in Reston, VA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Fannie Mae as a contractor (More than a year)

    Pros

    Healthy competitive environment - lots to learn

    Cons

    nothing on the top of my mind


  7. "You won't find another company like Fannie Mae!"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Applications Support Analyst in Dallas, TX
    Current Employee - Applications Support Analyst in Dallas, TX
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Fannie Mae full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Competitive pay, AMAZING benefits!! Opportunity for advancement and lateral department moves

    Cons

    Layoffs occur often but depends on the economic need for your position

  8. "A good place to get valuable experience..."

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Fannie Mae full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Great pay and benefits...Varied opportunities available.

    Cons

    Very political...Massive youth movement sidelines older employees

    Advice to Management

    Take input from annual surveys more seriously, or lose the true pulse of the company's employees.


  9. "Vendor Manager"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Fannie Mae full-time

    Pros

    Employee benefits are superb, better than most companies in Dallas

    Cons

    No opportunity for growth due to the condensing status of the company.

    Advice to Management

    Increase employee recognition


  10. "Great Place - Depends on Manager"

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    Former Contractor - Anonymous Contractor
    Former Contractor - Anonymous Contractor

    I worked at Fannie Mae as a contractor

    Pros

    Loved the culture and openness to ideas.

    Cons

    Some full time employees don't seem qualified for their jobs.

    Advice to Management

    Promote less meetings and more working sessions.


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