Deutsche Bank

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Deutsche Bank Reviews

Updated Jul 31, 2014
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3.4 1,130 reviews

76% Approve of the CEO

Deutsche Bank Co-Chairmen & CEO Jürgen Fitschen & Anshu Jain

Jürgen Fitschen & Anshu Jain

(271 ratings)

68% of employees recommend this company to a friend

Review Highlights

Pros
  • Good work-life balance and a global footprint help one explore the corners of the world (in 104 reviews)

  • Change is the only constant - a highly dynamic work environment (in 62 reviews)


Cons
  • The work life balance is crap and if you want to transfer between teams forget it (in 41 reviews)

  • It's very much a grind and long hours and can get quite confrontational (in 45 reviews)

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    It was great

    SQL Data Analyst (Former Employee) New York, NY

    Prosvery conducive, friendly, warm, productive, team work and pro/active.

    Consi found very less cons in this company, Yet when it comes to team they can tweak a little more as well.

    Advice to Senior ManagementI am satisfied with the kind of facilities they have provided

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    Deutsche Bank is a good place to work, with the typical large company problems.

    Production Support Manager (Current Employee) Jersey City, NJ

    Pros-Great benefits
    -Flexibility with work/life balance
    -lots of opportunities

    Cons-too much "red tape"
    -too many org changes
    -too many long term plans that change mid-stream

    Advice to Senior ManagementStop changing philosophy before the plans complete.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Banking leaders

    Managing Director (Current Employee) Los Angeles, CA

    ProsGood work-life balance and a global footprint help one explore the corners of the world.

    ConsOld school beliefs and resistance to change have dampened the growth of the bank outside European Union.

    Advice to Senior ManagementThis time to expand in the right verticals across USA, specially the west coast and in India and China with a different perspective is now.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    If you like long hours it's the place to be, but more importantly if you want to learn the financial business it's here.

    Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

    ProsExposure to financial industry is endless. If you are motivated, focused and a determine you can learn so much. There are always opportunities to contribute and learn. Colleagues are always available to answer questions. But understanding how and when to present questions is critical.

    ConsFor some long hours. Personally, I loved my job!

    Advice to Senior ManagementContinued training to new staff.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

     

    Learned A Lot

    Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

    ProsYou will learn a lot here because it offers a challenging environment

    ConsMore training needs to be provided for using some of systems

     

    Good experience working in Global Teams

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

    ProsChallenging work and good people

    ConsCareer opportunities are limited for lateral movement

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    Professional Atmosphere

    Senior Analyst (Current Employee) Jacksonville, FL

    ProsManagement listens to your ideas and incorporates them into the departments processes as needed.

    ConsCommunication still remains a problem across internal teams.

    Advice to Senior ManagementContinue to listen to the employees to implement better process. Encourage monthly communications amongst peers.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Very Flat and Misogynistic Organization run by the Motherland

    Portfolio Analyst (Former Employee) San Francisco, CA

    ProsGood compensation, healthcare, maternity leave benefits

    ConsSlow Growth, Limited Product Offering, Myopic Views from Corporate Leadership

    No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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    Job security

    Compliance (Current Employee) Jacksonville, FL

    ProsJob security, good benefits, location

    ConsSalary, endless overtime hours with no compensation, unrealistic job expectations

    Advice to Senior ManagementCompensation evaluations should be done, the employees are underpaid for the amount of experience they have and the industry they work in.

    No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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    Political and cost cutting environment

    Senior Operations Analyst (Current Employee) Jacksonville, FL

    ProsWork life balance is good, office is close to the beach and Towncenter.

    ConsVery difficult to move locations, training is non-existent and Series License is very difficult to get sponsorship.

    Advice to Senior ManagementPay employees more with bonus packages available for good performance reviews. More management training for senior analyst.

    No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company

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