Underwriter - REMOTE

Stearns Lending

Lewisville Texas

United States

Financial Services - Insurance
(No Timezone Provided)

Description Req Number Stearns Lending, LLC is a leading provider of mortgage lending services in Wholesale, Retail, Strategic Alliances and Consumer Direct sectors throughout the United States where licenses are held. If you are interested in joining an exciting team where excellence and customer service are a fundamental part of the culture, Stearns Lending, LLC is the place for you! At Stearns, we consider all employees an everyday hero and we are always looking for OUTRAGEOUSLY TALENTED® individuals to join our team. Stearns Lending, LLC is currently hiring for Underwriters to work REMOTE. We are looking to fill several positions for our preferred partner business, conventional underwriting Job Responsibilities: • As an Underwriter you will be responsible for managing and monitoring daily workflow of your files and be an expert on agency loan guidelines and Stearns internal underwriting procedures. • Underwriter must make sound decisions on loans regarding credit worthiness of borrowers while working closely with Retail MLO, and operations staff. Desired Skills, Experience, or Education: • Our ideal candidate will possess; Minimum of 4 years' current conventional and government underwriting experience in a wholesale or retail environment DE / SARS / LAPP designation preferred • Current knowledge of RESPA and MDIA regulations • Strong knowledge in "A" Paper, FNMA/FHLM; FHA/VA programs beneficial • Proficiency with MS Excel, MS Word, Desktop Underwriter, Loan Prospector, and Calyx Point. • 2 years AUS experience. • Working knowledge of "Empower" is a plus • Demonstrate high volume productivity. • Must be detail oriented, organized and work efficiently under pressure. • Excellent written and oral communication skills. • Strong organizational and analytical skills. • Demonstrate an OUTSTANDING level of customer service skills. • Work independently and be "self-motivated". Is Stearns the Right For Me? Self-motivated: If you are a self-motivated individual who's not afraid to take risks, joining Stearns can be the start of a fulfilling career. You'll work with others who share your drive and optimism, aren't afraid to put in the hours to meet a deadline, and celebrate a major (or minor) success by having some fun together. Precise: It is easy to fudge things. We look for people who love what they do and will take the time to do it right and not cut corners. Team player: We believe that great work does not require a great ego. We look for people who are intellectually stimulating, bring a positive attitude to work, and are fun to be around. But even more importantly, they value collaboration and want to work together to make it happen daily! We believe in helping you take care of your physical and financial needs. In addition to a comprehensive health, dental and vision package, we offer a matching 401(k), paid holidays and vacation time, corporate discounts, and discounts on home financing. It's all designed to help you keep more of your take-home pay where you want it - in your pocket. for Freddie Mac (Federal Home Loan Mortgage Corporation). Stearns Lending is also approved as a VA (United States Department of Veterans Affairs) lender, a USDA (United States Department of Agriculture) lender, and is an approved lending institution with FHA (Federal Housing Administration ).

Underwriter - REMOTE

Stearns Lending

Lewisville Texas

United States

Financial Services - Insurance

(No Timezone Provided)

Description Req Number Stearns Lending, LLC is a leading provider of mortgage lending services in Wholesale, Retail, Strategic Alliances and Consumer Direct sectors throughout the United States where licenses are held. If you are interested in joining an exciting team where excellence and customer service are a fundamental part of the culture, Stearns Lending, LLC is the place for you! At Stearns, we consider all employees an everyday hero and we are always looking for OUTRAGEOUSLY TALENTED® individuals to join our team. Stearns Lending, LLC is currently hiring for Underwriters to work REMOTE. We are looking to fill several positions for our preferred partner business, conventional underwriting Job Responsibilities: • As an Underwriter you will be responsible for managing and monitoring daily workflow of your files and be an expert on agency loan guidelines and Stearns internal underwriting procedures. • Underwriter must make sound decisions on loans regarding credit worthiness of borrowers while working closely with Retail MLO, and operations staff. Desired Skills, Experience, or Education: • Our ideal candidate will possess; Minimum of 4 years' current conventional and government underwriting experience in a wholesale or retail environment DE / SARS / LAPP designation preferred • Current knowledge of RESPA and MDIA regulations • Strong knowledge in "A" Paper, FNMA/FHLM; FHA/VA programs beneficial • Proficiency with MS Excel, MS Word, Desktop Underwriter, Loan Prospector, and Calyx Point. • 2 years AUS experience. • Working knowledge of "Empower" is a plus • Demonstrate high volume productivity. • Must be detail oriented, organized and work efficiently under pressure. • Excellent written and oral communication skills. • Strong organizational and analytical skills. • Demonstrate an OUTSTANDING level of customer service skills. • Work independently and be "self-motivated". Is Stearns the Right For Me? Self-motivated: If you are a self-motivated individual who's not afraid to take risks, joining Stearns can be the start of a fulfilling career. You'll work with others who share your drive and optimism, aren't afraid to put in the hours to meet a deadline, and celebrate a major (or minor) success by having some fun together. Precise: It is easy to fudge things. We look for people who love what they do and will take the time to do it right and not cut corners. Team player: We believe that great work does not require a great ego. We look for people who are intellectually stimulating, bring a positive attitude to work, and are fun to be around. But even more importantly, they value collaboration and want to work together to make it happen daily! We believe in helping you take care of your physical and financial needs. In addition to a comprehensive health, dental and vision package, we offer a matching 401(k), paid holidays and vacation time, corporate discounts, and discounts on home financing. It's all designed to help you keep more of your take-home pay where you want it - in your pocket. for Freddie Mac (Federal Home Loan Mortgage Corporation). Stearns Lending is also approved as a VA (United States Department of Veterans Affairs) lender, a USDA (United States Department of Agriculture) lender, and is an approved lending institution with FHA (Federal Housing Administration ).