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

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Retail Banking Technology Centre

Firewall Specialist (Current Employee)
Singapore (Singapore)

I have been working at Barclays full-time for more than a year

ProsFlexible work environment - no restriction on time to spend in office as long as the work is done
Above average pay

ConsNot a career company - Absolutely no job security even for permanent employees
High work load, working model of hiring minimum staff, overloading them and then disposing them as needed
No growth oppurtunities

Advice to Senior ManagementBe considerate to the employee's career

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

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Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

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


Pros: Work culture is very good. Employee care and facilities are good. Cons: Office politics is bad for Freshers. Advice to Senior Management: I am very young to advice management. Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More

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Have been working for Barclays IB IT for 2 years, am happy

Assistant Vice President In IT (Current Employee)
Prague (Czech Republic)

I have been working at Barclays full-time for more than a year


Pros: Technically challenging (depends on the team), internal mobility and career… Cons: Big company, not a startup + Highly regulated environment =… Advice to Senior Management: Keep focusing and delivering on innovation Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More

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