Barclays
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www.barclays.com London, United Kingdom 5000+ Employees

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Great name on CV, good internal networking opportunities

Programmer Manager (Current Employee)
London, England (UK)

I have been working at Barclays full-time for more than 5 years

ProsGreat name on CV, good brand
Opportunities to work with some really talented people
Opportunities to move internally to different business units and/ or globally

ConsHighly hierarchical
Lots of internal politics - who you know matters more than what you know
Top brass can seem like an old boys club

Advice to Senior ManagementSharpen up the recruitment process - takes too long
Cut the red tape and truly empower people

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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Technical Lead (B4) (Former Employee)
Pune (India)

I worked at Barclays full-time for more than a year


Pros: 1) good salary. around 20% more than market salary(if you have negotiated during HR discussion) 2)Work from home option sometimes… Cons: 1) Work pressure. similar type of work on daily basis -so no growth 2) Work from home does not mean you will be working less. This… Advice to Senior Management: 1)Define the exp level and promote the people to next role 2) set the objective and… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend More

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Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

I have been working at Barclays full-time for more than 8 years


Pros: competitive salary great benefits supportive management team Cons: nothing bad to say about the company Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company… More

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