Customer Service Representative - Mortgage Origination (Remote) ( R-00081464-OTHLOC-PL-2D0843 )
Leidos is seeking full time remote Customer Service Specialists with mortgage origination experience to join our Contact Center. As a Customer Service Specialist you will make a difference in the lives of others, while expanding your knowledge of Federal Housing Administration (FHA) mortgage policies and procedures.
Our customer service specialists support the US Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD), Office of Single Family Housing in their mission to create strong, sustainable, inclusive communities and quality affordable homes for all.
A minimum of 25 mbps download and 10 mbps upload speed from a reliable internet provider (Cable, DSL or Fiber Optic/FiOS providers only).
Must be directly connected to router/modem via Ethernet cable. Cannot use a wireless connection.
You must agree to Leidos’ Telework Agreement which includes a home work area that is free of all distractions, allowing your full undivided attention to our customers.
You will be provided with a Leidos computer, 2 monitors, headset, camera, Ethernet cable, mouse, keyboard, security token, and all connecting cables.
The camera is used for the first 3 weeks of training, any on-going training after that, plus staff meetings.
As a Customer Service Specialist you will:
Provide excellent customer service, responding to a variety of calls and emails from the lending industry and the public on FHA guidelines and procedures
Use your knowledge of the mortgage industry to locate answers in a knowledge database to respond to client’s requests
Follow standard operating procedures for various topics, systems, and contact channels
Document all of your contacts in a database
Keep up to date on FHA mortgage processes and procedures
To be a successful Customer Service Specialist, you must possess:
The ability to navigate multiple computer systems and applications, and utilize search tools
Excellent time management skills and dependability
Self-motivation and the ability to work with minimal supervision
Strong verbal and written communication skills
The ability to work an 8-hour shift, Monday through Friday between 8am to 8pm Eastern Time, based on business needs
Required Experience and Education:
At least 2 years of FHA loan origination experience (i.e. loan processor, junior underwriter, loan officer) plus an additional year of customer service or contact center experience, or at least 3 years of loan origination experience working with conventional loans and/or other government-backed loans (i.e. FHA, USDA, VA)
High School diploma or GED
Must be able to obtain a Public Trust Security clearance, which includes a credit check and background investigation.
Contact Center (omnichannel) experience
Bilingual (Spanish/English), verbal and written
Come join our rapidly growing team and enjoy these benefits:
Access to benefits on day one including medical and dental insurance, 401K, Life, AD&D, Voluntary Disability plans
Paid Time Off (PTO) accrued based on Leidos policy, up to 3 weeks a year
Ten paid holidays per year
Ongoing training to support your success
Tuition reimbursement based on Leidos policy
Voluntary overtime may be available based on business needs
Discounted Leidos stock purchase and other Employee Discounts
This position is covered under the Service Contract Act and is subject to minimum wage requirements as well as the minimum Health and Welfare benefit. Leidos will ensure that all provisions are met through their wages and benefits. The pay range for this position varies by location and is typically between $20 to $24 per hour; actual rate may be higher based on experience and work location.Pay Range:Pay Range - -