Your potential. Your opportunity.Are you passionate about creating an exceptional client experience? Discover your opportunity with Union Bank®, a division of the Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group (MUFG), the 5th largest financial group in the world. At Union Bank, we have our clients' best interest in mind and draw on more than 160 years of experience to understand their distinct needs to tailor our solutions. We're part of 180,000 colleagues around the globe striving to be the world's most trusted financial group, knowing that trust starts with a culture of putting people first and empowering you to achieve your potential. Join Union Bank, where being inspired is expected and creating results is rewarded. Position overview:The Underwriter is responsible for reviewing, analyzing, making credit decisions and underwriting loans originated through Retail, Wholesale, HELOC and/or Alternative Delivery Channel originations. Major Responsibilities:Evaluating and manually underwriting loan packages Validating data for loans approved by DU automated Underwriting engine Reviewing loan approval conditions prior to funding a loan Communicating with residential lending sales, brokers, customers and operations staff regarding non-loan origination activities such as loan decisions, conditions, scenarios, and underwriting guidelinesRole Attributes:Individuals are knowledgeable in their area of expertise and are fully capable of executing/completing the most complex transactions and tasks. Identify and resolve problems in a timely fashion following established guidelines. Refer more complex problems to their supervisor or manager for resolution. Will be required to obtain and maintain Lending Authority levels. Primary focus of role is on day to- day deliverables, developing and delivering upon subject expertise, and occasionally representing the department or function at a broader level. Individuals at this level are expected to use some independence of thought but refer more complex transactions to other experts. May train, mentor and direct day-to-day work of junior staff, but will not typically have formal management role.Qualifications:At a minimum, the right candidate should meet the following criteria:Incumbent will typically have more than 5 years' experience with a strong knowledge Wholesale Underwriting and general office skills. Strong analytical and decision making/problem solving skills.Excellent interpersonal, organizational, prioritization and time management skills.Proficient in Microsoft Office. Ability to adapt/learn/utilize a variety software programs. Paperless environment experience desired.The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of the work being performed. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified.We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer and committed to leveraging the diverse backgrounds, perspectives, and experience of our workforce to create opportunities for our colleagues and our business. We do not discriminate in employment decisions on the basis of any protected category.A conviction is not an absolute bar to employment. Factors such as the age of the offense, evidence of rehabilitation, seriousness of violation, and job relatedness are considered in all employment decisions. Additionally, it's the bank's policy to only inquire into a candidate's criminal history after an offer has been made. Federal law prohibits banks from employing individuals who have been convicted of, or received a pretrial diversion for, certain offenses.