Goldman Sachs - It's great for the money but you cant leave since u wont get any skills to use on your next job. | Glassdoor
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"It's great for the money but you cant leave since u wont get any skills to use on your next job."

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Current Employee - Vice President in Bengaluru (India)
Current Employee - Vice President in Bengaluru (India)
No opinion of CEO

Pros

bonus, bonus, bonus

not having to worry about being technically too correct... no real consequences... if you screw up.... easy to game ranking system and use HR to your benefit...I had two "7"s in rows

Cons

politics, lots of bs, helps you if you are protected by someone overseas.

got to be ready to self-promote

bonuses can be crazy even in technology in good years but you have to be ready for no life at all.

Advice to Management

seriously do something about the mistakes made by people in software dev

Other Employee Reviews for Goldman Sachs

  1. Helpful (1)

    "overhyped brand - average work environment"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    decent benefits- gym, vacation, health
    - Good starting salary
    - Many employee forums to keep one's self involved

    Cons

    - overhyped,overworked,underpaid
    - promotes self-advertising vs. real value add
    - many Indians YET few promoted
    - very political

    Advice to Management

    Promote openness and transparency in management thinking and leadership styles. Remove biases.


  2. "Good place"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    Good reputation and exciting emvironment? Room for growth. Company is strong and solid. Company wants you to do well and succeed

    Cons

    Lots of pressure to meet goals, lot s of competition tense atmosphere,you must constantly be on top of things

    Advice to Management

    Treat people in a positve way and people will respnd much better. Occassionally lighten the atmosphere as it is great for moral

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