Mortgage Loan Underwriter - Remote - Work from Home
This is a remote position for Keller Mortgage, one of the fastest growing mortgage companies in the nation. They are adding frontline residential mortgage underwriters to their mortgage family. Why Keller Mortgage is a great place to work:
W2 position with Keller Mortgage
They offer sponsorship and training for your DE and LAPP/SAR
Competitive pay with bonus potential
Great Benefits including medical, dental and vision
Generous 401k match
Growing company that promotes from within
Purchase mortgage company
Knowledge and Experience:
Possess 3-5 years of recent Frontline mortgage loan underwriting experience.
Experience working with Conventional, DU, LP and manual underwriting.
In depth knowledge of underwriting policies and procedures.
Ability to independently analyze loan files to ensure adherence to:
Regulations and legal standards governing mortgage lending.
Loan programs and guidelines, including superior knowledge of conventional, conforming, non-conforming, and government programs and guidelines.
Legal standards including red flags, suspicious activity and ethical lending.
Responsibilities of the Remote Frontline Mortgage Underwriter:
Analyze complete files, including Borrower creditworthiness and ability to repay, appraisal validity, collateral valuation and worthiness, title policies, and property insurance.
Utilize automated underwriting systems such as Desktop Underwriter and Loan Prospector in order to assist in the execution of the duties and responsibilities of the role.
Compare automated underwriting to specific loan-file criteria in order to determine whether waiver or deviation from suggested guidelines may be appropriate.
Work with loan originators and production staff to acquire required documents in order to verify the income and employment details of the applicant, review the applicant's credit profile, analyze financial statements, and consider other information in order to act on loan and credit requests.
Examine loan documentation for accuracy and completeness and determine whether additional information may be required in order to make a credit decision.
Examine and analyze assets, liabilities, income and debt information related to applicants, in order to make a credit decision.
Prepare counteroffer proposals for customers and direct team member on acceptable standards for such proposals.
Evaluate and review appraisal reports and collateral issues related to real estate in order to determine whether it may properly support the approval of a loan application the loan.