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Freddie Mac

SF Underwriting Sr

Freddie Mac - Atlanta, GA

SF Underwriting Sr





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Atlanta, GA

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Position Overview:

Are you the “go to” underwriter for complex loan scenarios? Can you spot red flags? Are you ready for a new challenge? Then it may be time for you to join the Freddie Mac Single Family Quality Control team as a Senior Underwriter!

Your Work Falls into these Primary Categories:

Loan Reviews

•Manage a monthly pipeline of loans to be underwritten

•Complete full loan file quality control underwriting review, within a defined scope, to evaluate all aspects of credit, capacity and collateral, including investigating red flags, to determine investment quality and alignment with credit philosophy

•Communicate loan defects to the client seller/servicers in a succinct and articulate mannerInform Freddie Mac management of any adverse issues to trends that are identified

•Inform Freddie Mac management of any adverse issues to trends that are identified


•Develop strong relationships with assigned customer base

•Work with internal business partners in various roles, including participating in client meetings and preparing summary reports

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SF Risk Management


•Typically 5-7 years of recent residential mortgage underwriting experience

•Excellent writing skills: must be able to articulate defects in letters written to clients

•Strong working knowledge of Freddie Mac guidelines

•Expertise in evaluating real estate appraisals

•Significant Experience underwriting self-employed borrowers and borrowers who own multiple investment properties

•Comfort in a paperless environment

•Must be comfortable working within production expectations and deadlines.

•Must perform at a high level with minimal supervision.

•Must have a positive attitude and work well in a team environment.

•Working knowledge of Outlook, Excel, and Word

•College Degree or equivalent work experience

•Periodic travel is required

Key to success in this role:

•Strong time management skills

•Ability to adapt

•Strong communication skills, especially written communication

•Strong ability to evaluate risk

•Ability to accept and give criticism in a positive manner

•A sense of humor


p 3 Personal Competencies to possess

•Drive for Execution (be accountable for strong individual performance; treat obstacles as challenges, no excuses

•Partnership (listen, compromise, and show respect when working and communicating with others; speak up, be honest and be candid)

•Growth and Development (develop myself to be a better contributor; know or learn what is needed to deliver results and successfully compete)

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Underwriting Senior

Preferred Skills:

•Expertise in using Lexis Nexis and Accurint

•Experience in underwriting “Caution” loans

Closing Statement:

Today, Freddie Mac makes home possible for one in four home borrowers and is one of the largest sources of financing for multifamily housing. Join our smart, creative and dedicated team and you’ll do important work for the housing finance system and make a difference in the lives of others. Freddie Mac is an equal opportunity and top diversity employer. EOE, M/F/D/V.

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Mortgage & Underwriting

Job Sub-Category:

Mortgage & Underwriting Operations

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23 days 8 hours ago

Freddie Mac


SF Underwriting Sr Freddie Mac - Atlanta, GA, United States


Location: Atlanta, GA

Company Profile:
Freddie Mac was chartered by Congress in 1970 with a public mission to stabilize the nation's residential mortgage markets and expand opportunities for homeownership and affordable rental housing. Our statutory mission is to provide liquidity, stability and affordability to the U.S. housing market.