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Radian Group Reviews

Updated May 14, 2018
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  1. Helpful (3)

    "AVP"

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    Current Employee - AVP-Analyst in Philadelphia, PA
    Current Employee - AVP-Analyst in Philadelphia, PA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Radian Group full-time (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    Great group of people that work well together. With a smaller company, you get to own a lot of different parts instead of a small piece.

    Cons

    It's a limited industry that doesn't translate well elsewhere.


  2. "Manager"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Philadelphia, PA
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Philadelphia, PA
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Radian Group full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Easy environment - not very stressful

    Cons

    Lack of resources, poor executive communication

  3. "Solid place to build a career."

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    Former Employee - Network Engineer in Dayton, OH
    Former Employee - Network Engineer in Dayton, OH
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I worked at Radian Group full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Exposure to a number of IT elements, bleeding edge. Good benefits and culture. Laid back work environment.

    Cons

    Recent changes in org structure has presented a decline in intra-team communication, training opportunities, and freedom.

    Advice to Management

    If you're looking at metrics, pay attention to the turn over rate and number of outages in the last year, compared to 3-5 years ago.


  4. "mortgage underwriter"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook

    I worked at Radian Group full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    You are able to work remote

    Cons

    dont get to know team members for upward mobility

    Advice to Management

    get to know your employees a little better. you are not taking full advantage of their skills


  5. "Senior Software Engineer/Project Lead"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Radian Group full-time

    Pros

    Great parent company to work for as far as synergy, teams, pay, and benefits.

    Cons

    Every time they changed top management we would change direction for projects and technology stacks which seemed to happen about every year.

    Advice to Management

    Stick to long-term plans when possible.


  6. "City Lights"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Radian Group full-time

    Pros

    Employees are some of the best to work among.

    Cons

    A few pockets of Senior Management are fixtures. More so on VP levels.

    Advice to Management

    Create growth opportunities. Identify, court and develop tenured employees that have been loyal.


  7. "Mortgage Underwriting"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Radian Group full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Work/Life balance, team support, company culture, consistency, training

    Cons

    Lack of employee interaction and social engagement

    Advice to Management

    More team interactions or social engagements

  8. "AVP"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Philadelphia, PA
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Philadelphia, PA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Radian Group full-time (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    Great people, great benefits. With a smaller size company, you are given the opportunity to do and try new things as everyone helps out.

    Cons

    A lot of senior management change recently.


  9. "Senior Account Specialist"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Philadelphia, PA
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Philadelphia, PA

    I worked at Radian Group full-time (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    Helping lenders, brokers and homeowners in providing insurance to purchase a home.

    Cons

    Management lacked professionalism when problems would occur!


  10. "Great Company"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in New York, NY
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in New York, NY
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    Great People and Great Company

    Cons

    Management sold company, forgot about the people who work there


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