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Great place to work and learn - but tiring

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Former Employee - Senior Analyst in San Francisco, CA
Former Employee - Senior Analyst in San Francisco, CA

I worked at Goldman Sachs full-time (More than a year)

Recommends
Neutral Outlook
Approves of CEO
Recommends
Neutral Outlook
Approves of CEO

Pros

- Work with great people on great projects that pushes the limits of creativity and finance
- Meritocracy environment - eat what you kill
- Strong culture of communication within GS

Cons

- Tiring, tiring, tiring, need to be prepared to sacrifice something in your life
- Need to fit in a certain profile in order for your efforts to be recognized = politics
- Excessive internal marketing

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  1. Great company, fantastic start to my career

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    • Senior Management
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    Former Employee - Vice President - Technology in New York, NY
    Former Employee - Vice President - Technology in New York, NY

    I worked at Goldman Sachs full-time (More than 5 years)

    Recommends
    Recommends

    Pros

    I had a great start to my career at this place. If you are hard-working and ambitious, you can do really well in this company. There are plenty of opportunities to learn both hands-on and through training. I met some of the smartest people in my life when I worked there.

    Cons

    Work/ Life Balance is okay but could be improved

  2. Good experience

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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Vice President in New York, NY
    Former Employee - Vice President in New York, NY

    I worked at Goldman Sachs full-time (More than 5 years)

    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    Bright people. Lots of support. Better ethics than the rest of the crowd.

    Cons

    Arrogance. Getting political. No longer "long term greedy"

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