Barclays Employee Reviews about "work life balance"

Updated Jan 24, 2021

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Barclays CEO Jes Staley
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  1. "Developer"

    5.0
    Former Employee - Software Developer 

    I worked at Barclays full-time

    Pros

    The company supports work life balance.

    Cons

    The company is becoming performance oriented.

  2. "Good Company to work for"

    4.0
    Former Employee - Former Employee 

    I worked at Barclays full-time

    Pros

    Supportive Management, Collaborative environment, Good work-life balance, Interesting projects

    Cons

    Can be more agile, less bureaucratic


  3. "NA"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Cyber Operations Officer in New York, NY
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Barclays full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    work life balance, friendly environment

    Cons

    No Cons at all .

  4. "Great Company for Working Mothers"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Associate Vice President in New York, NY
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Believes in work-life balance. Flexible working arrangements

    Cons

    Not very transparent in the promotion process

  5. "Good work life balance"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Managing Director in Whippany, NJ
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Barclays full-time

    Pros

    Good work life balance allowed

    Cons

    Lack of hard core tech talent

  6. "Ok to stay for a year or two"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Quantitative Researcher in New York, NY

    I have been working at Barclays full-time

    Pros

    work life balance is good in general.

    Cons

    Limited chance to enhance yourself.

  7. "Great Place to work"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
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    Current Employee - Software Developer 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Barclays full-time

    Pros

    1. Good work life balance 2. Managers are good and let you use many different technologies

    Cons

    1. Needs better immigration services 2. Needs to use more latest technologies

  8. "Compliance"

    5.0
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Vice President in New York, NY

    I have been working at Barclays full-time

    Pros

    Good work life balance and good people

    Cons

    none. Good place to work

  9. "Great work life balance"

    4.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Technology Analyst 

    I worked at Barclays full-time

    Pros

    Good learning experience and work life balance

    Cons

    Can improve salaries and bonuses

  10. "great"

    4.0
    Current Employee - Analyst in Whippany, NJ

    I have been working at Barclays full-time

    Pros

    benefits, work life balance, friendliness

    Cons

    salary, growth opportunities/ movement, technical help

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