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HSBC Holdings Reviews

Updated October 19, 2017
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  • Limited to no work life balance (in 225 reviews)

  • No work life balance in some projects (in 65 reviews)

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  1. "Snr. Manager"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at HSBC Holdings full-time (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    Solid opportunity to grow your skills

    Cons

    Might be a little too bureaucratic at times


  2. "Ok"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at HSBC Holdings full-time

    Pros

    Great people to work with

    Cons

    Very stressful place to work crazy deadline

  3. "How Simple Becomes Complicated"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at HSBC Holdings full-time

    Pros

    Paid Time Off, Work from home opportunities

    Cons

    Consistent down sizing year over year, sink or swim environment.


  4. "Employee"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    Good salary and flexible working arrangements

    Cons

    Alot of turnover and layoffs. Not alot of job security


  5. "Could Improve"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at HSBC Holdings full-time

    Pros

    Global exposure and opportunities are there

    Cons

    Not good Career services and management


  6. "Assistant Manager"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at HSBC Holdings full-time

    Pros

    Good people, good bonus and lots of paid holidays.

    Cons

    Slow adaption of technology. Management can be little short sighted at times, but nothing that can't be worked out./


  7. "Markets"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Markets in New York, NY
    Former Employee - Markets in New York, NY
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at HSBC Holdings (More than a year)

    Pros

    easy interview just mainly fit based

    Cons

    aggressive HR, needs to do a lot of work with communication

    Advice to Management

    More mentoriship

  8. "Software Engineer"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at HSBC Holdings full-time

    Pros

    Good work life balance and events

    Cons

    No salary hikes and no growth


  9. "No longer employed"

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    • Comp & Benefits
    Former Employee - Senior Loan Servicing Specialist in Brandon, FL
    Former Employee - Senior Loan Servicing Specialist in Brandon, FL
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at HSBC Holdings full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Generous severance package offered to employees being laid off

    Cons

    Company has closed this division in he US

    Advice to Management

    No advice


  10. "Mortgage Service Specialist"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Elmhurst, IL
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Elmhurst, IL

    I worked at HSBC Holdings full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Great team work environment
    Daily, weekly, monthly evaluations to increase productivity
    Supervisors were knowledgeable and accessible
    Flexible with day off requests
    Great benefits, incentives

    Cons

    Frequent changes
    Many tests/reviews
     Business closed


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