Be You Here
At UWM, the #1 wholesale mortgage lender in the nation, people are at the core of everything we do. Bring your unique background, ideas and ambition and we'll give you the power to achieve your dreams and positively impact the lives of others within and beyond the walls of our one-of-a-kind campus. Move fast here. Make friends here. Work hard here. Be YOU here. We encourage all of our team members to be themselves here. Learn more about us and check out all of our career opportunities at https://www.uwmcareers.com/work-with-us
UWM is a diverse group of thousands of team members, including mortgage experts, sales superstars, tech gurus, marketing whizzes, and more – all working toward the same goals. We provide our mortgage broker partners with unparalleled client service, exclusive tools, and innovative technology that allow us to make lending easy—and allow our partners to be rock stars for their clients. We're a $100-billion-and-growing company that still feels like family and our award-winning workplace just happens to be the #1 wholesale mortgage lender in the country, for six years running. Our team approach is what sets us apart from others in the industry. We take care of one another, work hard, and have fun through it all. We are always looking for A-players to join our talented team. Our business is driven by our culture, and our people are our most important competitive advantage. As a team member, you’ll be offered an attractive package of compensation and benefit programs to support the health and wealth of our most valuable asset: our people. At UWM, our team members are our number one priority. Learn more about our commitment to COVID-19 safety, health and wellness at https://uwmcareers.com/health-and-safety/.
UWM Is A Great Place To Build Your Career It all comes down to a simple phrase: be you here. It means we truly value you as a person and we want that person to show up, quirky habits and all. After all, it’s your unique qualities that make us uniquely successful. It’s a philosophy that drives our company values, the UWM Pillars — which aren’t just words in some book, but something we live and breathe every day.
Be Spoiled Here - A long list of perks with no strings attached - Starbucks with an indoor/outdoor café wired with Wi-Fi - Convenience Store - Full-service café/outdoor patio including a food truck - Full-size indoor basketball court, and a variety of fitness classes - Outdoor sand volleyball court - Large, state-of-the-art fitness center - Game room, featuring arcade games and table tennis - Outdoor amphitheater - Primary care doctor's office - Full-time massage therapist - Hair salon and full-time stylist - Escape Room Outdoor patio area, including cornhole, fowling, and jumbo Jenga Seriously, it's a long list… - Indoor/outdoor putting greens - Bicycle-sharing program with bike and jogging paths - 1,000-person auditorium - Free fruit, soft drinks, and coffee - Four hours of PTO for community service - Dry cleaning service - Three o-clock dance parties - Private, company-sponsored family fair - Brilliant Ideas program - Team Member mortgage discounts - Tobacco-free campus - And much more
Your heart has a home here. That’s why UWM offers team members an additional four hours of PTO each year to participate in community service. We partner with charities such as Adopt-A-Family, Breast Cancer Awareness and the American Red Cross, and sponsor local backpack, bike and coat drives. Our unique Pay It Forward program allows everyone the chance to earn points that direct where our company charity dollars are spent — ensuring that even small gestures can be turned into generous contributions. Here at UWM, in addition to being part of a dynamic and vibrant work environment, you have a lot of opportunity to do a lot of good. Here are just some of the more than 55 charities we partner with: Adopt-A-Family American Cancer Society American Heart Association American Red Cross Alzheimer’s Association Breast Cancer Awareness Canine Companion Rescue Center Care House of Oakland County Children’s Hospital of Michigan Foundation Forgotten Harvest Gleaners Community Food Bank Make A Wish Foundation March of Dimes Michigan Humane Second Chance Animal Rescue Special Olympics St. Jude
Full Job Description
UWM is a fast-growing company looking to add mortgage underwriters to our team. No experience? No worries! Eight to ten weeks of extensive training will prep recent college graduates for this exciting industry with amazing career advancement potential.
Have a knack for numbers and superior people skills? You’re exactly the type of candidate we’re looking for. Possess a winning attitude and quick mind? Even better. All we ask of you is that you bring enthusiasm, a solid work ethic and a strong desire to learn. This is a very team-oriented position and we work closely together.
WHAT YOU WILL BE DOING:
- Providing elite service to internal and external clients
- Communicating with clients on loan conditions and statuses via phone or video message
- Learning investor guidelines, lending policies, and the required documentation, policy and procedures of UWM
- Applying knowledge and judgment to detailed loan analyses to offer effective underwriting alternatives to clients
- Developing strong computer skills, including internet knowledge
- Managing multiple priorities, while building rapport with clients
Take a look at this video to learn more about our Underwriting team!
WHAT WE NEED FROM YOU:
- Associate’s degree OR 1+ years of relevant mortgage experience
- Client service experience (phone)
- Willingness to learn and be coached
- Adaptable to a flexible, fast-changing industry
- Desire to collaborate in a friendly, team environment
- Self-motivated with a strong work ethic
- Ability to accept accountability for any actions
- On-site attendance
- Bachelor’s degree in a business concentration or related field
- Cumulative 3.0 GPA
THE PLACE & THE PERKS:
Ready to join thousands of talented team members who are making the dream of home ownership possible for more Americans? It’s all happening on UWM’s campus, where our award-winning workplace packs plenty of perks and amenities that keep the atmosphere buzzing with energy and excitement.
It’s no wonder that out of our six pillars, People Are Our Greatest Asset is number one. It’s at the very heart of how we treat each other, our clients and our community. Whether it’s providing elite client service or continuously striving to improve, our pillars provide a pathway to a more successful personal and professional life.
From the team member that holds a door open to the one that helps guide your career, you’ll feel the encouragement and support on day one. No matter your race, creed, gender, age, sexual orientation and ethnicity, you’ll be welcomed here. Accepted here. And empowered to Be You Here.
More reasons you’ll love working here include:
- Paid Time Off (PTO) after just 30 days
- Additional parental and maternity leave benefits after 12 months
- Adoption reimbursement program
- Paid volunteer hours
- Paid training and career development
- Medical, dental, vision and life insurance
- 401k with employer match
- Mortgage discount and area business discounts
- Free membership to our large, state-of-the-art fitness center, including exercise classes such as yoga and Zumba, various sports leagues and a full-size basketball court
- Wellness area, including an in-house primary-care physician’s office, full-time massage therapist and hair salon
- Gourmet cafeteria featuring homemade breakfast and lunch
- Convenience store featuring healthy grab-and-go snacks
- In-house Starbucks and Great Lakes Coffee Roasting Company
- Indoor/outdoor café with Wi-Fi
DISCLAIMER: All the above duties and responsibilities are essential job functions subject to reasonable accommodation and change. All job requirements listed indicate the minimum level of knowledge, skills and/or ability deemed necessary to perform the job proficiently. Team members may be required to perform other or different job-related duties as requested by their team lead, subject to reasonable accommodation. This document does not create an employment contract, implied or otherwise. Employment with UWM is "at-will." UWM is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Apply for this job online Refer this job to a friend Share on your newsfeed Connect with UWM! Not sure what to apply for? Connect with us to speak with a recruiter and explore opportunities!