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4.2
Average Rating
(based on 85 Fannie Mae Review Ratings)
Company Culture
4.1
Growth Opportunities
3.6
People You Work With
4.5
Person You Work For
4.3
Rewards You Receive
4.2
Support You Get
4.2
Way You Work
4.5
Work Setting
4.2
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Network Engineer
in Reston, VA

"I have been working for Fannie Mae from last 10 years."

Person You Work For 4 / 5 People You Work With 5 / 5 Work Setting 4 / 5
Support You Get 5 / 5 Rewards You Receive 4 / 5 Growth Opportunities 4 / 5
Company Culture 5 / 5 Way You Work 5 / 5
Fannie Mae Employee
in Washington, DC

"I have worked for Fannie Mae for several years. The company compensation is great but the culture of cronyism is so widespread that offsets other benefits of the company. Lowest level of management efforts is focused to satisfy their bosses so they could move up and in between they forgot about their employees. Company does not value the experience and seniority of existing employees and HR does not do anything to change the culture."

Person You Work For 4 / 5 People You Work With 4 / 5 Work Setting 2 / 5
Support You Get 3 / 5 Rewards You Receive 4 / 5 Growth Opportunities 2 / 5
Company Culture 3 / 5 Way You Work 4 / 5
Senior Software Engineer
in Urbana, MD

"I loved the work and the technology I used in my project. The project and team has given me a very opportunity to grow personally and professionally."

Person You Work For 5 / 5 People You Work With 4 / 5 Work Setting 5 / 5
Support You Get 5 / 5 Rewards You Receive 5 / 5 Growth Opportunities 5 / 5
Company Culture 4 / 5 Way You Work 5 / 5
Identity Access Management Analyst
in Reston, VA

"High consultant turn around. Don't expect to become a salary employee as they generally replace consultants within 1.5 years. However this is a great company to work for if you need something to do while looking for something else.Don't expect technical fields to be held by technical people. Several non-technical people get hired daily into technical fields here. The department I worked in provided access for the entire company but only 5 out of the 17 employees had technical experience."

Person You Work For 4 / 5 People You Work With 5 / 5 Work Setting 3 / 5
Support You Get 4 / 5 Rewards You Receive 3 / 5 Growth Opportunities 1 / 5
Company Culture 5 / 5 Way You Work 5 / 5
Fannie Mae Employee
in Dallas, TX

"A great place to work. Forward thinking and fair."

Person You Work For 5 / 5 People You Work With 5 / 5 Work Setting 3 / 5
Support You Get 3 / 5 Rewards You Receive 5 / 5 Growth Opportunities 3 / 5
Company Culture 5 / 5 Way You Work 4 / 5
Fannie Mae Employee
in Philadelphia, PA

"I was employed as a contractor and enjoyed my employment tenure."

Person You Work For 4.3 / 5 People You Work With 4.3 / 5 Work Setting 4.3 / 5
Support You Get 4.3 / 5 Rewards You Receive 4.3 / 5 Growth Opportunities 4.3 / 5
Company Culture 4.3 / 5 Way You Work 4.3 / 5
Fannie Mae Employee
in Reston, VA

"Yes,This was very good place to work and my Team was excellent.I feel so fortunate to work under my manager with that team."

Person You Work For 5 / 5 People You Work With 5 / 5 Work Setting 5 / 5
Support You Get 5 / 5 Rewards You Receive 5 / 5 Growth Opportunities 5 / 5
Company Culture 5 / 5 Way You Work 5 / 5
Contractor
in San Antonio, TX

"Fannie Mae leaves a lot to be desired"

What do you like about working at Fannie Mae?

"Paycheck, work experience, learning about the housing industry, work with talented employees"

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"Work at Fannie Mae only if you absolutely need the money"

What don't you like about working at Fannie Mae?

"Lots of bureaucracy, very hard to get work done, toxic work environment filled with office politics and bickering, managers show condescending attitude toward their employees, too little time to train and learn"

What suggestions do you have for management?

"Treat your employees with respect, provide adequate time and training for your employees"

Person You Work For 2 / 5 People You Work With 4 / 5 Work Setting 2 / 5
Support You Get 2 / 5 Rewards You Receive 2 / 5 Growth Opportunities 2 / 5
Company Culture 1 / 5 Way You Work 2 / 5
Vendor Management Analyst
in Dallas, TX

What do you like about working at Fannie Mae?

"Stability, scope and importance of work. Good organization, largest mortage platform in the world."

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"Know someone or you probably wont even get in for an interview."

What don't you like about working at Fannie Mae?

"static, too many old clicks and friends hiring friends and family"

What suggestions do you have for management?

"less bifurcation, everything is generally done and tracked in the most complicated fashion possible."

Person You Work For 3 / 5 People You Work With 4 / 5 Work Setting 2 / 5
Support You Get 3 / 5 Rewards You Receive 3 / 5 Growth Opportunities 2 / 5
Company Culture 4 / 5 Way You Work 4 / 5
Foreclosure Specialist
in Dallas, TX

What do you like about working at Fannie Mae?

"I love the culture, the resources and benefits and constant change."

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"I dont have any tips at this time except try not to be nervous."

What don't you like about working at Fannie Mae?

"Right now I just hate that volumes are lowering and departments are closing and disbursing away."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"Keep enforcing change and fighting to keep a good ora and culture."

Person You Work For 5 / 5 People You Work With 4 / 5 Work Setting 4 / 5
Support You Get 5 / 5 Rewards You Receive 4 / 5 Growth Opportunities 4 / 5
Company Culture 5 / 5 Way You Work 5 / 5
Customer Account Manager
in Philadelphia, PA

"Overall solid experience and I made lifelong memories."

What do you like about working at Fannie Mae?

"The people -- family oriented environment in large financial services firm. Additionally, the casual nature (dress, internal meetings, virtual working, etc.) of the regional office is appealing."

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"Be careful -- the future state of the firm is uncertain and if you're ambitious you will become dissatisfied with the office paradigm. It's also harder for new people to join the family in regional offices since virtually all employees have been there over 10 years."

What don't you like about working at Fannie Mae?

"Too bureaucratic/hierarchical given experience of employees. Most of this is driven by the regulator. Weak management is an issue with no defined track for promotions/upward movement. Reward system is flawed and seems partial (not what you know but who you know)"

What suggestions do you have for management?

"Shake it up and make changes in the regional offices where most managers have been in the same role for 10+ years. Diversity is also lacking in the management ranks."

Person You Work For 2 / 5 People You Work With 4 / 5 Work Setting 4 / 5
Support You Get 1 / 5 Rewards You Receive 1 / 5 Growth Opportunities 1 / 5
Company Culture 3 / 5 Way You Work 3 / 5
Senior Account Executive
in Washington, DC

"Great learning oportunity but outgrowing the role"

What do you like about working at Fannie Mae?

"I love working with the people I work with at my office."

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"It has been a great place to work for me, but there is a certain degree of uncertainty right now."

What don't you like about working at Fannie Mae?

"The lack of opportunity right now to advance my career."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"It would be nice to find other ways to compensate employees and help them advance their career."

Person You Work For 5 / 5 People You Work With 5 / 5 Work Setting 3 / 5
Support You Get 3 / 5 Rewards You Receive 5 / 5 Growth Opportunities 3 / 5
Company Culture 5 / 5 Way You Work 5 / 5
Secondary Marketing Representative
in Washington, DC

What do you like about working at Fannie Mae?

"Experience that I have received working for the organization has been exceptional."

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"Decide whether or not you can make a difference at the organization and if not, then reconsider alternative opportunities within the market."

What don't you like about working at Fannie Mae?

"Growth Opportunity at the present time is does not exist presently and would take many years to gain a promotion."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"Retain top tier professionals with rewards and incentives annually based upon performance."

Person You Work For 5 / 5 People You Work With 3 / 5 Work Setting 4 / 5
Support You Get 4 / 5 Rewards You Receive 3 / 5 Growth Opportunities 3 / 5
Company Culture 3 / 5 Way You Work 5 / 5
REO Asset Manager
in Dallas, TX

"Great company"

What do you like about working at Fannie Mae?

"Working for a government back agency that offers homeownership options for buyers."

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"Be persistant and allow yourself time to get your foot in the door and conform."

What don't you like about working at Fannie Mae?

"No ability to use creativity with the functions of the job."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"Allow more creativity of the employees. Use the gifts and talents of the staff."

Person You Work For 5 / 5 People You Work With 5 / 5 Work Setting 5 / 5
Support You Get 5 / 5 Rewards You Receive 5 / 5 Growth Opportunities 5 / 5
Company Culture 5 / 5 Way You Work 5 / 5
Technical Support Analyst
in Urbana, MD

"Rewarding opportunity, Great learning experience"

What do you like about working at Fannie Mae?

"Opportunity to grow and learn new jobs, friendly and helpful people, benefits,"

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"The only tip that I can offer is be honest and open as to what you can do in order to help the company to advance"

What don't you like about working at Fannie Mae?

"Corporate Downszing - the way departments were cut and the number of employees that loss their jobs"

What suggestions do you have for management?

"Be open and honest with your employees. Let them know that they are doing a great job"

Person You Work For 3 / 5 People You Work With 3 / 5 Work Setting 5 / 5
Support You Get 5 / 5 Rewards You Receive 5 / 5 Growth Opportunities 5 / 5
Company Culture 5 / 5 Way You Work 5 / 5
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