Mortgage Underwriter Specialist - Wholesale

AmWest Funding Corp. - Brea, CA

30+ days agoFull-timeEstimated: $47,000 - $62,000 a year

AmWest Funding Corp. is searching for Conv / FHA / VA Underwriters to join the Team !!!!

Department: Underwriting

Job Responsibilities:

  • Knowledge of credit underwriting and property evaluation
  • Perform timely reviews of stipulations/conditions submitted
  • Analyze loan packages to deliver valid credit decisions
  • Maintain quality control standards & production standards by company's definition
  • Provide stellar customer service to all staff by effectively explaining credit decisions
  • Perform other job related duties and collaborate with administrative team on special projects as required

Job Requirements:

  • Must possess a minimum of 3 current years of experience in underwriting FHA and Conventional loans
  • Thorough understanding and strong working knowledge of credit, underwriting, credit policy and financial statement analysis
  • Knowledge of DU and LP
  • Strong credit, risk analysis, and analytical skills
  • Be able to examine loan documentation for accuracy and completeness
  • Service oriented with great personality
  • Ability to work with loan originators and production staff to acquire all required documentation
  • Be familiar with fraud detection techniques
  • Correspondent banking experience a plus
  • Must have strong credit, risk analysis and analytical skills

Job Type: Full-time


  • underwriting Conv / FHA / VA: 3 years (Required)