Senior Underwriter, Medical Stop Loss

  • Vista Underwriting Partners
  • Media, PA, USA
  • Sep 08, 2020
Full time Insurance

Job Description

Vista is seeking a Senior Underwriter to join our amazing team!  If you are optimistic, confident, ethical, goal oriented, and driven to succeed we'd like to meet you!  We are growing and looking for like-minded people.  Our workplace culture is the key to our success.  Come experience the “Vista Way” you won’t be disappointed!

Essential Job Functions

  • Underwrite, sell, and manage new and renewal profitable stop loss business
  • Acknowledge and adhere to underwriting rules and guidelines, compliance laws and regulations
  • Develop and maintain strong broker and TPA relationships
  • Work with management and team members to effectively attain company goals

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

  • Positive, passionate, driven 
  • Strong knowledge of underwriting philosophy and techniques
  • Ability to effectively assess risk profitability
  • Evaluation of medical conditions
  • Strong analytical and decision making skills
  • Strong negotiation skills
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Ability to manage a high volume workload with competing demands
  • Ability to function independently and as a team player


  • 5+ years of underwriting experience within the stop loss insurance industry
  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent work experience

 Vista is a full-service Managing General Underwriter of Medical Stop Loss Insurance. We have full authority to underwrite and manage stop loss insurance on behalf of three well regarded stop loss carriers. Headquartered in Media, PA we’ve assembled a team of experienced industry professionals who bring stability, innovation, and quality service to our partners and clients. 

We offer a competitive compensation and a generous benefits package inclusive of medical and dental insurance, 401k retirement plan, and 100% employer paid telemedicine service, group life insurance, STD, and LTD. Additional benefits include an onsite gym, telecommuting, paid time off, and holiday schedule.  

 Vista received the Philadelphia 100® award recognized as one of the top 100 fastest growing, privately held companies in the Greater Philadelphia Region in 2016 and 2017. In 2018 we were honored as one of Philadelphia Business Journal’s Best Places to Work.