East West Bank Reviews

Updated Jul 2, 2020

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3.3
54%
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74%
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East West Bank Chairman and CEO, East West Bank Dominic Ng
Dominic Ng
147 Ratings
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  • "Not many other than Normal office politics(in 15 reviews)

  • "95% of customers are Chinese customer(in 14 reviews)

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  1. "Bank Teller"

    5.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Bank Teller in Bellevue, WA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at East West Bank full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Friendly colleagues and work environment, 401k, insurance, pay OT and vacation

    Cons

    Employee Parking is not reimbursement

  2. "long hours"

    3.0
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    • Culture & Values
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Analyst in Pasadena, CA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at East West Bank full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    you can learn a lot

    Cons

    no room for growth, micromanagement

  3. "good insurance"

    3.0
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    • Culture & Values
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Assistant Branch Manager in Alhambra, CA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at East West Bank full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    good medical and dental insurance

    Cons

    lack of flexibility in job

  4. "Bad Management"

    2.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Systems Engineer in El Monte, CA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at East West Bank full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    If you work here to pay your bill. This is the place

    Cons

    Low compensation and Low raise.

  5. "Good opportunity to grow"

    3.0
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    • Culture & Values
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Customer Service Representative in Bellevue, WA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at East West Bank full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    If you are interested in banking industry, you will be able to learn a lot.

    Cons

    Starting salary is below expectation

  6. "Neutral"

    3.0
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    • Culture & Values
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Neutral Outlook

    I have been working at East West Bank full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Good place to learn skills

    Cons

    Very poor system, need improvement.

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  7. "Good Learning Environment, Extreme Timelines"

    3.0
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    • Culture & Values
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Senior Software Developer in Palo Alto, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at East West Bank full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    If the aim is to learn and push urself, the company offers a great platform to contribute to code, technology and architecture level.

    Cons

    there is a lot of blame game there is a lack of ownership to see a year ahead, except in some of the major leaders

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  8. "Bad company culture"

    3.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Bank Teller in Seattle, WA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at East West Bank full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Work and life balance is better

    Cons

    Management is reluctant to listen to suggestions

  9. "Bad managemenr"

    2.0
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Pasadena, CA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at East West Bank full-time

    Pros

    Free parking and good location

    Cons

    No career growth opportunity

  10. "decent working environment"

    4.0
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I worked at East West Bank part-time

    Pros

    gaining lots of knowledge, coworkers were nice and helpful.

    Cons

    were expected to play multiple roles.

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