Mortgage Credit Underwriter - REMOTE (Sign-On/ Quarterly Bonus & Flex Days Available

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Posted 8 days ago United States Salary undisclosed
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Job Description

***Long Term Contract Opportunity*** Benefits available (Health, Dental, Vision, 401K).Hourly rates between $34-45/hr. (this rate inclusive of supplemental incentives)Total Earning Eligibility includes the following that could add additional $8,000 in first six months:Hourly kicker incentivesUnlimited overtimeSign on bonusQuarterly performance bonusEmployee Referral bonus up to $1k (depending on position)Want to Work with Really Great People?The lifeblood of Covius is our people. We are a tight-knit group and we're passionate about what we do. If you thrive on challenges and collaboration, and work hard no matter who is watching, we want to talk to you. At Covius, we believe it's possible to love coming to work.We don't do easy here. Standards are high, and we take pride in exceeding expectations. It's how we've gotten to where we are, and it's how we grow. We are a mid-sized company with a big heart. If you're looking for an opportunity that's authentic, meaningful and emphasizes living a balanced life, Covius is the place for you.The Credit Underwriter is to issue credit decisions based on the documented borrower profile within the guidelines of the program and client requirements. Underwriters are to meet the minimum daily production goals plus clearing conditions and perform within department audit standardsEssential FunctionsUnderwrite residential mortgage loans in accordance with Conventional guidelinesInput of data and analysis of findings in Loan Prospector, Desktop Underwriter, Asset wise, other AUS engines, and OESIdentify and assess overall risk and potential fraud exposure resulting from clients' underlying business practicesMeet the minimum daily production goals plus clearing conditions and perform within department audit standardsReview of credit reports to determine credit patterns, current liabilities, outstanding judgments and collectionsReview of residential mortgage appraisal forms and calculations of Loan to Value ratiosAnalyze income from salaried, commissioned, self-employed, investments, fixed income sourcesAnalyze assets statements for all types of asset accountsEducationHigh school diploma required/GEDAssociate/Technical Degree PreferredExperience3-5 years of industry experience preferredEssential Knowledge, Skills & Abilities3- 5 years of recent frontline (manual and automated) underwriting experience with Conventional, FHA and/or VA Knowledge along with A Paper, B/C Paper, Non-Confirming and Conforming, and Sub-Prime residential productsIn-depth knowledge HVCC, guidelines and requirements along with all federal, state and local compliance regulations to include, Truth in Lending and Equal Credit Opportunity lawsIn-depth knowledge of the total closing function to include, underwriting conditions prior to closing, closing instructions and procedures, and RESPAUp-to-date knowledge in Fannie/Freddie guidelines, back end quality control and fraud audit experienceMust be able to use Desktop Underwriter (DU), Loan Prospector (LP) and other LOS (loan operations systems)Proficient with the suite of Microsoft Office productsInternet and strong written communication skillsAbility to handle multiple tasks and prioritize file loadsWorking ConditionsWork is performed in climate controlled indoor administrative office setting. The noise level in the work environment is usually quiet to moderate, depending upon office or meeting location.Physical DemandsWhile performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to communicate. The employee frequently is required to remain stationary. The employee is occasionally required to stand, walk, use hands to finger, handle, or feel, reach with hands and arms, stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move 10 pounds.Vision: Close and distance required with ability to see objects in presence of glare or bright lighting (e.g., computer screen).Speech/Hearing: Frequently interact with management, vendors, coworkers, industry constituents, clients and the public.Hourly Range: $34.00 to $45.00 (this rate inclusive of supplemental incentives)Sign-on Bonus / Quarterly Bonus / Flex-Time / Benefits - Medical, Dental, Vision, Supplemental Plans, and 401kClayton a division of Covius Solutions is committed to equal opportunity in all employment practices to all qualified applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity, age, national origin, pregnancy, disability, genetics, marital status, military or veteran status or any other protected category as established by local, state and federal law. This policy applies to all aspects of the employment relationship including recruitment and hiring, placement, promotion, transfer, compensation, disciplinary action, layoff, leaves of absence, training and termination. All such employment decisions will be made without unlawful discrimination based on any prohibited basis.The essential functions, working conditions and physical demands described above are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this position. Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor's legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR 60-1.35(c)