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"Highly mentally stimulating"

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Former Employee - Quantitative Associate in City of London, England (UK)
Former Employee - Quantitative Associate in City of London, England (UK)
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Approves of CEO

Pros

Very Challenging work environment(Positive); Highly motivated and bright peers; top brass clients who continuously demand for better and improved solutions

Cons

Some of the management has very old views in management style; hidden politics and hierarchy; HR influenced by the management

Advice to Management

Should have better rotation programs and have HR little more independent from being influenced by management of each desk/ division

Other Employee Reviews for Barclays

  1. "It's OK"

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    Former Employee - Senior Software Engineer in London, England (UK)
    Former Employee - Senior Software Engineer in London, England (UK)
    Recommends
    Disapproves of CEO

    Pros

    Good salary, interesting projects and a lot of good people.

    Cons

    Too bureaucratic even simplest tasks takes ages, constant redundancies. Very difficult to get promotion. Bonuses next to nothing.


  2. "Interesting, Challenging, busy."

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    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Assistant Vice President
    Current Employee - Assistant Vice President
    Recommends
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    There are always a lot of thing to do and to learn.

    Cons

    To big to be found or to see others


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