Who We Are

HomeLight is a venture-backed technology startup revolutionizing the $1 trillion real estate industry. Our mission is simple – we empower people to make smarter decisions during one of life’s most important moments: buying or selling their home. 

HomeLight’s technology analyzes millions of home transactions to determine which agent or cash buyer is right for you. We also offer innovative financing and closing solutions, creating an end-to-end real estate experience that's simple, certain, and satisfying. 

We pride ourselves on our company culture – but don’t just take it from us. We’ve been recognized as a best place to work by Forbes, Inc. Magazine, and the San Francisco Business Times. Our team breaks barriers every day while staying committed to HomeLight's goals and core values, which is a crucial element to our shared success.

Our modern, secure, and transparent Closing Services revolution is just getting started - join us and see your impact.  

Who You Are

You’re excited about working on problems at the heart of the home buying and selling experience – one that’s currently slow and in desperate need of disruption. Building long-lasting and high-quality client relationships are integral to your day-to-day work. You’re a reliable operator with an analytical mindset, eager to roll up your sleeves and drive innovation in the industry. You're all about a paperless Closings environment and would be excited to provide a seamless tech-driven Closings experience to your valued clients. 

What You’ll Do Here

You’ll scale and oversee the day-to-day operations of a fast-paced, high volume, residential escrow and title insurance agency.

As a manager, you will:

  • Break the title & escrow mold by servicing clients with innovative technology and streamlined operations in adherence to local regulations. 
  • Work with our Talent team to hire the best people in the business, that share your passion for technology, to join our HomeLight family. You'll dedicate yourself to equipping them with the best technology to deliver the escrow experience we’ve all desired. 
  • Flex your unique knowledge surrounding the intricacies of how Title and Escrow operate in the state of Illinois.
  • Continuously contribute to improving a tech-enabled Closings process.
  • Create and maintain lasting relationships as you partner with the country's top real estate agents.
  • Own all aspects of work as an escrow officer, including reading and interpreting contracts (including lender's instructions, trust agreements, purchase contracts, and underwriting guidelines).
  • Manage compliance within the branch concerning company policies, procedures, and auditing compliance.

You Have 

  • Five years of stellar escrow processing experience.
  • Two years of people and branch management experience.
  • Demonstrated success building and maintaining client relationships.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills. 
  • Technical knowledge of the closing process, TRID, and CFPB requirements are required.
  • Microsoft Suite and Google Suite proficient.
  • The ability to meet the Illinois Land Title Association requirements to qualify as an Onsite Manager for the Illinois Department of Insurance.

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