Western Alliance Bank
I have been working at Western Alliance Bank full-time (more than 3 years)Pros
When I worked for Western Alliance, to was a nice place to work. Nice personable people to work with.Cons
It's a bank so there is a lot of red tape.Advice to ManagementAdvice
Even though it's a bank which causes much bureaucracy, some formalities are just frustrating and unproductive.RecommendsPositive OutlookApproves of CEO
Getting an Interview
Getting an Interview
- Application Details
I applied through other source. The process took 2 weeks – interviewed at Western Alliance Bank.Interview Details
I was hired on with a different bank and it merged with Western Alliance Bank. Hiring at the time was very easy with a simple phone interview with HR just asking a few questions to be able to setup a time for you to interview with the manager. Once the manager interviews you, the HR gets back to you quickly and was hired on. Once hired, they did a background check and credit check.
Now with Western Alliance I heard the process is different now, so I can't comment on the new hiring and interview practices.Interview Questions
Negotiation DetailsAt the time I was hired, there was no negotiation.Accepted OfferPositive ExperienceAverage Interview
- This question didn't come up while I interviewed to be hired on, but it was asked when I applied to transfer to a different location within the bank. They gave you a pen and had you sell the pen to the manager. Answer Question
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The allies behind holding company Western Alliance Bancorporation are Western Alliance Bank (which operates as Alliance Bank of Arizona and First Independent Bank of Nevada), Las Vegas-based Bank of Nevada, and Torrey Pines Bank, which is active throughout California. Together the banks operate about 40 branches. Serving local businesses, real estate developers and investors, not-for-profit organizations, and consumers, the banks provide standard deposit products, such as checking, savings, and money market accounts and CDs. Loans to businesses, including real estate...