Bank of America Technology Analyst Reviews | Glassdoor
Glassdoor Logo

Find jobs for Technology Analyst

Bank of America Technology Analyst Reviews

Updated April 19, 2018
50 reviews

Filter

Filter

Technology Analyst

3.3
StarStarStarStarStar
Rating TrendsRating Trends
Recommend to a friend
Approve of CEO
Bank of America President & CEO Brian T. Moynihan
Brian T. Moynihan
25 Ratings

Employee Reviews

Sort: PopularRatingDate

Pros
Cons
  • "Work/Life balance can be overwhelming" (in 503 reviews)

  • "Lack of communication in upper management" (in 440 reviews)

More Pros and Cons

  1. "Anonymous"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Technology Analyst in Charlotte, NC
    Former Employee - Technology Analyst in Charlotte, NC

    I worked at Bank of America (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Good Work environment
    Seniors are extremely supportive
    Good career opportunities

    Cons

    No freebies like IT companies
    Strict about adherence to timings
    Limited perks


  2. "Good Company"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Business Technology Analyst
    Former Employee - Business Technology Analyst
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Bank of America full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Excellent benefits, work from home opportunities, culture of always trying to "do the right thing" for the customer

    Cons

    Not much opportunity for advancement; training limited

  3. "Average experience"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Intern - Global Technology Analyst in Hopewell, NJ
    Former Intern - Global Technology Analyst in Hopewell, NJ
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Bank of America as an intern (Less than a year)

    Pros

    -Good Pay
    -Great learning experience

    Cons

    -Experience is heavily dependent on the team that you are placed on
    -HR is a nightmare


  4. "Technology Project Analyst"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Technology Analyst in Charlotte, NC
    Former Employee - Technology Analyst in Charlotte, NC
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Bank of America full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Flexible work schedule and collaborative work environment

    Cons

    Pay is rather a little low

    Advice to Management

    Make compensation more competitive with industry standard


  5. "Recommend for internship"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Intern - Global Technology Analyst
    Former Intern - Global Technology Analyst
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Bank of America as an intern (More than a year)

    Pros

    Friendly environment where management takes the time focus on you and your interests.

    Cons

    No opportunity to move into another field within the company, not very flexible with location. There were interns I was working with who were randomly placed in NJ and not even considered in their home states.


  6. Helpful (1)

    "Offered Position"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Technology Analyst
    Current Employee - Technology Analyst
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Bank of America full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    85k starting
    10k bonus
    Benefits are decent

    Cons

    Limited location mobility.
    No way to switch locations.


  7. Helpful (1)

    "Lackluster Technology Internship"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Intern - Global Technology Summer Analyst in Charlotte, NC
    Former Intern - Global Technology Summer Analyst in Charlotte, NC
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Bank of America as an intern (More than a year)

    Pros

    The intern managers did the best they could to create a "robust" intern program. All the managers and full-time employees are very willing to offer career advice and help you during your time at the Bank. Most people are very keen to help you if you ask. You're very likely to get a return offer for full-time as long as you put in your 40 hours a week and don't royally screw up. Good pay too.

    Cons

    The technology intern program is severely lacking. Most interns were not given any meaningful work until 2 weeks in, some not until 4 or 5 weeks in. We were not given projects that would have impact on the Bank or assist the full-time employees, we were given projects that would give us something to do for the duration of the internship. You really had to make an effort and go out of your way to get enough work to fill up 40 hours a week for 10 weeks, and some of the work was really just reading through pages and pages of documentation and not actually doing work.

    The culture is stifling. As STEM students, we expect a certain type of workplace culture but working in tech at the Bank just felt like working at a bank. It was stiff, formal, and a lot of the people we were working with had children our age. Some managers were unprepared for their interns and didn't get them computers right away, so they were stuck observing for a few weeks.

    Overall, the internship was boring, frustrating, and not very rewarding.

    Advice to Management

    Let your interns work on meaningful projects with full-time associates. We are smart, eager, youth coming from good schools who WANT to learn and work.

  8. "Good Internship"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Intern - Summer Technology Analyst Intern in New York, NY
    Current Intern - Summer Technology Analyst Intern in New York, NY
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Bank of America as an intern (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Cool location and good compensation are the primary draws. Everyone was very friendly and welcoming as well as knowledgeable and willing to help. This along with excellent management make it a very habitable work environment. Perks like free tickets to Yankees games are also a nice touch. CEO seems to really want to push the company into a more modern version of itself.

    Cons

    Fairly corporate environment, at least for a tech division. Lots of suits. This is to be expected at a bank of this caliber though. Definitely not the young and energetic workplace you think of when you think of other big tech companies like Google or Facebook.

    Advice to Management

    Management was the best part, keep doing what you're doing. Being more open to new technologies and provide a more energetic environment would be welcome improvements.


  9. "Overall good place to work but can be way better"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Technology Analyst in New York, NY
    Current Employee - Technology Analyst in New York, NY

    I have been working at Bank of America full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Get to work on cool projects. Working from home more than one day a week.

    Cons

    Negative people on the team. Sink or swim environment, people get annoyed when asked questions.

    Advice to Management

    Promote knowledge sharing and helping out others on the team when necessary


  10. "Review"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    Former Employee - Technology Developer and Analyst Intern in Charlotte, NC
    Former Employee - Technology Developer and Analyst Intern in Charlotte, NC

    I worked at Bank of America (Less than a year)

    Pros

    lot of opportunities to take advantage of

    Cons

    laid back environment may be dependent on the team