Job Overview


The Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA) is a small, dynamic, fast-paced federal agency whose work has far-reaching impact. If selected, you will be part of an integrated team playing a key role in the current and future U.S. housing market. 

At FHFA, every employee is critical in meeting our mission. Our team primarily consists of examiners, accountants, economists, financial analysts, information technology specialists, and attorneys – which make up our Mission Critical Occupations (MCO).  However, we also employ budget and procurement specialists, human resources specialists, administrative, facilities and space management professionals and student interns.

We offer competitive salaries and a great benefits package.



The position is located in the Office of Housing and Regulatory Policy (OHRP) and will report to the Manager of Counterparty & Portfolio.

The incumbent will:

Develop analyze, evaluate, monitor, and/or implement effective housing finance policies, procedures and guidelines, related to but not limited to asset disposition policies for large retained mortgage portfolios (both securities and loans), review of servicing policies including transactions/transfers, as well as the evaluation of broader strategic business policies that effect the taxpayer/borrower.

Use knowledge of price discovery, asset disposition, transaction execution, market impact, other capital market operations and public policy to advise on the effective management of the portfolios of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac.

Identify policy issues relevant to FHFA’s oversight responsibilities and evaluate their implications and significance.

Monitor the regulated entities' housing programs to ensure that program operations and policies are in compliance with statute, regulations, and FHFA policies.  Work with the staff of the regulated entities to assist in program improvements, realignment, or to resolve areas of noncompliance.

Manage special projects and coordinate within the FHFA and/or with the regulated entities.

Develop and deliver presentations, with written materials, as necessary.

Prepare policy and issue papers, briefings, and memos for the Director, Senior Associate Director for OHRP, other senior FHFA staff or officials, as well as external audiences.

Maintain sufficient documentation to verify any analysis included in the materials and to reproduce the analysis.

Establish and maintain professional contacts relevant to the financial services and mortgage finance industries.

 Additional selections may be made from this announcement.