Mortgage Loan Underwriter- REMOTE

Mankato, Minnesota
Financial Services (Business and Financial Operations Occupations)
Job Type
Working Hours
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
US$ 60,000 - US$ 70,000 per year
Ref. Number
Marshall, Jennifer, Spherion
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Job Description

DIRECT HIRE REMOTE Mortgage Loan Underwriter needed to work for a growing outsource provider of mortgage services to a variety of different clients. This position provides a unique opportunity for a mortgage professional to learn and grow in their career!

As a Mortgage Loan Underwriter, for one of our client projects, you will bring your practical experience underwriting residential mortgage loans in accordance with GSE and internal guidelines ensuring compliance with company and investor standards. You have current, in-depth knowledge of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac lending guidelines and understand how those relate to internal and investor guidelines. You have a thorough knowledge of complex personal and business financial analysis and expertise in tax return and balance sheet analysis. You can make timely, accurate decisions on all loan transactions.

Completes a thorough analysis of loan files to determine compliance with investor.
Evaluates the entire credit package and collateral for residential mortgage loans and ultimately ensures an investment quality loan product and creditworthiness of the borrowers and acceptability of the collateral. Identifies potential quality loans to be held in portfolio if secondary market guidelines cannot be met.
Verifies the accuracy of all calculations.
Maintains a working knowledge of secondary market underwriting guidelines, private investor and private mortgage insurance guidelines.
Assists with maintaining compliance with all applicable federal, state and local laws, regulations and ordinances by abiding by compliance program and all policies, procedures, rules and regulations.
Assists in the development of underwriting standards.
Helps loan processors, giving general guideline interpretations and answering questions on specific loan files.
Responds to post closing review and quality control audits in a timely fashion.
Multi-tasking, high volume, available to be flexible and work weekends as needed.

Working hours: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Intermediate to computer proficiency skills with MS Office, Excel and Mortgage Loan Applications/Software) Encompass 360 desired.
Ability to multi-task, prioritize and function in a high-volume, fast-paced environment.
Adaptability and acceptance to change.

High School

1-4 years

Mortgage underwriting experience: 3 years required.
Excellent organization and analytical skills required.
Excellent written and communication skills required.
High School Diploma or GED equivalent required, some college preferred, College degree desired.

Don't miss out on this DIRECT HIRE REMOTE opportunity! Apply on line or call Jennifer at 507-432-2430.

Spherion has helped thousands of people just like you find work happiness! Our experienced staff will listen carefully to your employment needs and then work diligently to match your skills and qualifications to the right job and company. Whether you're looking for temporary, temp-to-perm or direct hire opportunities, no one works harder for you than Spherion. EEO Employer: Race, Religion, Color, National Origin, Citizenship, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, Age, Disability, Ancestry, Veteran Status, Genetic Information, Service in the Uniformed Services or any other classification protected by law.

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