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Senior Mortgage Underwriter in Littleton, CO at Computershare, Inc

Date Posted: 8/8/2018

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Job Description

Senior Mortgage Underwriter
Business Summary:
Based in Denver, Colorado, Altavera Mortgage Services, LLC (Altavera) provides independent mortgage fulfillment and due diligence services such as underwriting, processing, closing and closed loan file reviews. Altavera has been in business since 2012, working with a variety of client banks, mortgage companies and lenders to support their operations, achieve faster cycle times, and ensure quality loan originations. Now, as part of the Computershare family, we continue to offer our clients great service complimented by the strength and market reach of a global financial services leader.
Computershare (ASX: CPU) is the world's largest stock transfer agent that has pioneered many of the securities industry's innovations to help companies build and maintain strong relationships with their investors, employees and customers. For more than 35 years, we have grown rapidly in markets around the world to meet the evolving needs of our 16,000 clients.
Job Summary:
The Senior Mortgage Underwriter will be responsible for reviewing and reconciling loan files to guidelines, overlays and industry standards resulting in a credit decision.  The Senior Mortgage Underwriter will condition the file for those items needed to complete a salable loan and will clear those conditions as they are submitted.  The Senior Mortgage Underwriter may also participate in mentoring junior staff members.
Position Responsibilities & Essential Functions:
  • Thorough review and analysis of loan file to determine deficiencies and/or issues.
  • Complete loan disposition to indicate decision and stipulations/conditions needed to ensure accurate and complete file.
  • Complete review of resubmission of stipulations.
  • Issue final underwriting decision.
  • Complete accurate input and analysis of data within the client’s Loan Origination System.
  • Other duties or tasks as assigned by management.
The above information on this description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Proactive and effective customer relations skills
  • Comprehensive understanding of FNMA/FHLMC underwriting guidelines
  • Appraisal review experience
  • Strong knowledge of AUS systems (DU/LP)
  • Experience with refinance and purchase files
High school diploma or general education degree (GED)
  • Strong level knowledge of complex income scenario analysis.
  • Experience in Manual Underwriting.
  • Experience in evaluating underwriting risk
  • 5 years current experience in Conventional underwriting 
 Travel Required:
It is expected that this position may include travel up to 10% of the time.  This is subject to change based on many factors, including business needs.
Language Ability:
Ability to read/analyze/interpret business periodicals/ journals/technical procedures/gov. regulations; write reports/business correspondence/procedure manuals; effectively present information/respond to questions from managers/clients/customers/public.
Mathematical Ability:
Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals.  Ability to compute rate, ratio, and percent and to draw and interpret bar graphs.
Work Environment:
The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
  • The noise level in the environment is minimal.
Physical Requirements:
The physical demands described here 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.
  • While performing the duties of this job the employee is regularly required to talk or hear. The employee is frequently required to sit, stand, walk, reach with hands and arms, and use hands to finger, handle, or feel. The employee may occasionally have reason to lift up to 10 pounds. The vision requirements include close and distant vision.
Computershare is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national or ethnic origin, age, disability, protected veteran status, or other characteristics protected by applicable law.
This job specification should not be construed to imply that these requirements are the exclusive standards of the position.  Incumbents will follow any other instructions and perform any other related duties as may be required by business needs and communicated by their supervisor.


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