Mission: The mission of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission is to protect investors; maintain fair, orderly, and efficient markets; and facilitate capital formation. The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission strives to promote a market environment that is worthy of the ...
I have been working at SEC full-time (More than a year)
Great work-life balance, interesting cases, a lot of autonomy and responsibility, great training and resources.
Can be solitary, people are nice but largely keep to themselves so the environment is not very collegial. Potential for advancement and supervisory positions very limited because a lot of attorneys stay there for decades; definitely not an up or out structure. Pay is down in recent years.
Problem solving, otherwise general interview with standard questions. 2 rounds. Second round seemed a formality; met with managers. Pretty standard. Problem solving, otherwise general interview with standard questions. 2 rounds. Second round seemed a formality; met with managers. Pretty standard.