Citadel Overview

  • www.citadel.com
  • Miami, IL
  • 1001 to 5000 Employees
  • 1990
  • Company - Private
  • Investment & Asset Management
  • $25 to $100 million (USD)

Citadel is one of the world's leading alternative investment managers. In markets around the world, we work relentlessly to uncover and capture new opportunities. Across a range of investment strategies, we deploy capital with the goal of delivering market-leading investment ...
Mission: Our mission is to be the most successful investment team in the world

Company Updates

January 25, 2021
Wellbeing and productivity are key to fostering breakthrough ideas. In our new speaker series, neuroscientist and clinical psychologist, Dr. Heather Berlin highlighted the essential role that sleep plays in learning, decision making and problem solving.
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January 21, 2021
In our recent CONNECT//Conversations series, puzzle creator David Kwong led us through interactive puzzles designed to unlock creativity by looking at familiar things in new ways. #CONNECTatCitadel
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Citadel Reviews

3.7
55%
Recommend to a Friend
69%
Approve of CEO
Ken Griffin
Ken Griffin
263 Ratings
5.0
Current Employee

"Good growth opportunity"

Aug 7, 2022 - Software Engineer
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Positive Outlook

Pros

Company rewards good performance with significant salary growth

Cons

People sometimes work on weekends
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Diversity & Inclusion at Citadel

3.0
(120 Reviews)

Diversity Programs & Initiatives

For nearly three decades, we have thrived by empowering extraordinary individuals, upholding meritocracy and constantly learning. We believe a diverse team accelerates innovation, strengthens our competitive advantage and keeps us at the forefront of finance. We are committed to attracting and developing the best and brightest individuals from all backgrounds through our recruiting initiatives, partnerships and internal programs.

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How is diversity at Citadel?

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Citadel Interviews

Experience
Positive49%
Negative19%
Neutral32%
Getting an Interview
Applied online37%
Recruiter27%
Campus Recruiting25%
Difficulty
3.2
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    Interview

    The interviewers were polite, but did not seem to be excited about their jobs. It interview loop was very standard with HR, screen and onsite. They was efficient moving along with the interview process.
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Citadel Awards & Accolades

  • Hedge Fund of the YearGlobalCapital Americas Derivatives Awards2021
  • Institutional Hedge Fund Manager of the YearInstitutional Investor Hedge Fund Industry Awards2020
  • Multi-Strategy Hedge Fund Manager of the YearInstitutional Investor Hedge Fund Industry Awards2020
  • Hedge Fund of the YearGlobal Capital Americas Derivatives Awards2020
  • Buy-Side Risk Manager of the YearRisk Awards2019

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...Good benefits, free food, lots of perks, looks good on your resume...

November 22, 2021

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Employees rate Citadel 3.7 out of 5 stars based on 566 anonymous reviews on Glassdoor.

To get a job at Citadel, browse currently open positions and apply for a job near you. Once you get a positive response, make sure to find out about the interview process at Citadel and prepare for tough questions.

Overall, 55% of employees would recommend working at Citadel to a friend. This is based on 464 anonymously submitted reviews on Glassdoor.

49% of job seekers rate their interview experience at Citadel as positive. Candidates give an average difficulty score of 3.2 out of 5 (where 5 is the highest level of difficulty) for their job interview at Citadel.

69% of employees think that Citadel has a positive business outlook. This is based on anonymous employee reviews submitted on Glassdoor.

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