Operations Analyst II in Philadelphia. PA at Radian Group Inc

Date Posted: 8/8/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

You will analyze complex business problems using data from internal and external sources to provide insight to decision-makers. You will identify and interpret trends and patterns in datasets to identify emerging trends, as well as, create specifications for reports and analysis based on business needs and required or available data elements. You will take ownership of producing datasets and reports for analysis using system reporting tools, which will help support the information requests from across the business, including Senior Management. You will work on complex and challenging problems where analysis of situations or data requires a review of a variety of factors while also creating analytical presentations and communication of strategic business findings to senior management.

What you will do

  • You will design and maintain reports and analysis using SAS/SQL, MicroStrategy, R and other business analysis software.
  • You will manipulate large data files (e.g., SAS, Excel, etc.) to identify trends, make business recommendations, and to provide data extractions to business partners.
  • You will pro-actively contribute to the data management process through effective data research and analysis. 
  • You will assist in improving data quality and report accuracy (i.e. identifying gaps between business and data processes).
  • You will develop unique solutions to analysis and reporting challenges (learn new software, develop new techniques, seek process improvements). 
  • You will help to automate manual reporting and data collection processes. 
  • You will identify and interpret trends and patterns in datasets to locate influences. 

Who we are looking for:

  • The successful candidate will have a bachelor’s degree
  • 3-5 years experience
  • High level of proficiency in programming languages
  • Demonstrated aptitude in performing quantitative analytics
  • Highly proficient in Microsoft Excel
  • Knowledge of Statistics and Statistical Methods
  • Familiar with Lean Six Sigma practices
  • Strong programming skills in Excel and other software (ex. SAS, SQL, Power Query, R, Python etc.)
  • Ability to grasp new skills and techniques related to data management and data manipulation
  • Ability to digest large amounts of data and draw value added insight
  • Effective oral and written communication of technical/analytical content
  • Ability to apply critical thinking to questioning traditional methods and developing new approaches to old challenges

What we offer:

  • Our Company Making an Impact. We’ve been recognized by multiple organizations like, being included on Bloomberg’s Gender-Equality Index, being honored as a Tech 100 by HousingWire, pledging to PwC’s CEO Action for Diversity & Inclusion commitment & receiving the Spirit Award from the MBA’s Open Door’s Foundation.
  • Rest and Relaxation. Generous time off starting day one, 9 paid holidays + 1 floating holiday in support of our I&D culture.
  • Health Benefits. Multiple medical plan choices, including HSA and FSA options, dental, and vision.
  • Prepare for your Future. 401(k) with a top of market company match (did we mention the company match is immediately vested?!)
  • Paid Parental Leave. An opportunity for all new parents to embrace this exciting change. 
  • Employee Assistance and Discount Programs. From helping you navigate the healthcare system, to providing resources and assistance to parents and caregivers of children with development disabilities, to scoring discounts with thousands of retailers. 
  • Pet Insurance. To help protect our furry family members.

About Us:

Radian is helping to ensure the American dream of homeownership in even bigger and better ways with industry-leading mortgage insurance and a comprehensive suite of mortgageriskreal estate, and title services.

We are powered by technology, informed by data and driven to deliver new levels of service and innovation to our customers across the residential mortgage and real estate spectrum.

Learn more about Radian at Radian.biz. See our vision for the future at Radian.com.

Location:

  • Remote initially, then,1500 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA 19102

At the present time, we are unable to provide visa sponsorship for this position.

EEO Statement

Radian complies with all applicable federal, state, and local laws prohibiting discrimination in employment.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to gender, age, race, color, religious creed, marital status, sexual orientation, national origin, ethnicity, ancestry, citizenship, genetic information, disability, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.

If you are a person with a disability and need assistance in the application process please send an e-mail message to recruitment@radian.biz.