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"Great place to work and learn - but tiring"

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  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
  • Comp & Benefits
  • Senior Management
Former Employee - Senior Analyst in San Francisco, CA
Former Employee - Senior Analyst in San Francisco, CA
Recommends
Neutral Outlook
Approves of CEO

I worked at Goldman Sachs full-time (More than a year)

Pros

- Work with great people on great projects that pushes the limits of creativity and finance
- Meritocracy environment - eat what you kill
- Strong culture of communication within GS

Cons

- Tiring, tiring, tiring, need to be prepared to sacrifice something in your life
- Need to fit in a certain profile in order for your efforts to be recognized = politics
- Excessive internal marketing

Other Employee Reviews for Goldman Sachs

  1. "Great company, fantastic start to my career"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Vice President - Technology in New York, NY
    Former Employee - Vice President - Technology in New York, NY
    Recommends

    I worked at Goldman Sachs full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    I had a great start to my career at this place. If you are hard-working and ambitious, you can do really well in this company. There are plenty of opportunities to learn both hands-on and through training. I met some of the smartest people in my life when I worked there.

    Cons

    Work/ Life Balance is okay but could be improved


  2. Helpful (3)

    "a great summer experience in GS technology"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Intern - Summer Analyst in Jersey City, NJ
    Current Intern - Summer Analyst in Jersey City, NJ
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Goldman Sachs as an intern (Less than a year)

    Pros

    1. lots of structural learning series that expose you to different teams within technology
    2. real projects
    3. mentor system is great

    Cons

    1. long hours
    2. limited access to network with other divisions

    Advice to Management

    nothing

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