JOE - November 2012

Freddie Mac
Models, Mission & Research
Economic Modeler/Researcher
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Economic Modeler/Researcher
Section: 5 -- Full-Time Nonacademic
Location: McLean, VA, USA
JEL Classifications:
C -- Mathematical and Quantitative Methods
G -- Financial Economics
R -- Regional, Real Estate, and Transportation Economics
Keywords: Econometrics, Financial Institution, Real Estate, Mortgage Finance, Financial Services, Prepayment Model, Credit Model, Default Model, Model Risk, Audit, Model Validation, Risk, Housing, Labor, SAS
Deadline Information: Applications will be accepted until position is filled.

JOE ID Number: 201211_397943

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Freddie Mac, a secondary mortgage market company headquartered in the Washington, DC area, has played a leadership role in maintaining a stable, liquid market for conforming residential mortgages for 40 years. Freddie Mac seeks Economic Modelers/Researchers to analyze mortgage prepayment and default, model house price and term structure, value mortgage asset cash flows, engage in fair lending analysis and other quantitative modeling, and address mortgage market policy issues. The ideal candidate has or expects to have a PhD in Economics, Statistics or a related scientific field and a strong empirical and applied econometrics background. Candidates for Manager or Director positions should have at least five years experience in academia, industry or government; new PhDs will be considered for professional or senior positions.

Applicants should be effective oral and written communicators and capable of working either independently or in a group on projects that vary as business circumstances change. The company offers significant opportunities for growth and advancement. Freddie Mac is an equal opportunity employer.
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Please apply by sending both a resume and job market paper to with the subject "Economic Modeler." In addition, kindly submit a resume via for an appropriate opening.

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