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Lovely people and a relaxed work atmosphere but few career development prospects

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Former Employee - Risks Analyst  in  London, England (UK)
Former Employee - Risks Analyst in London, England (UK)

I worked at Risk Management Solutions full-time for more than a year

Pros

Opportunity to mix with some very bright, friendly bunch of people and on the whole this is probably one of the most exciting type of modelling work in insurance.
Salaries are decent but without the banking culture so work/life balance is surprisingly good.

Cons

Work not challenging enough and this can be very frustrating, esp when you're expecting to make good use of your advanced degree. This is role-dependent but work needs to be better linked to skills to ensure staff feel challenged.

Doesn't Recommend
Neutral Outlook
Approves of CEO

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  1. 6 people found this helpful  

    Used to be a great place

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    Former Employee - Senior Software Engineer  in  Newark, CA (US)
    Former Employee - Senior Software Engineer in Newark, CA (US)

    I worked at Risk Management Solutions full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    There are quite a few great employees there to work with. Smart and hard working people. And there is a lot of cool technology to work on.

    Cons

    For a company that excels at catastrophe modeling, it is sure clueless how to model a great company. Upper management celebrate those that make them look good, aka PhD in BS. Those that want to be truthful about issues that, if resolved, could really do a lot of good are shunned or given a "package". And it doesn't matter if you are a new, a veteran, a quiet, or an in your face employee. The MO for these guys is, if you have a dissenting comment, get the hell out.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    What ever happened to "our employees are our greatest asset"? Now it is, "limit regrettable attrition", and 5 seconds later, "what's regrettable about this person leaving?". Fire the upper management and get some people who know what a positive working environment is.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  2. 4 people found this helpful  

    A Bit Chaotic

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    Current Employee - Product Manager  in  Newark, CA (US)
    Current Employee - Product Manager in Newark, CA (US)

    I have been working at Risk Management Solutions full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Intelligent people, nice facility, interesting work.

    Cons

    Too much work, unrealistic deadlines add stress all around.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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