Jane Street Reviews

Updated Aug 8, 2020

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4.8
92%
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89%
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Jane Street Managing Director Sandor Lehoczky
Sandor Lehoczky
31 Ratings
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Cons
  • "Long hours entail constant mental exertion(in 6 reviews)

  • "No cons that come to mind for me(in 5 reviews)

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  1. "."

    5.0
    Former Employee - Sales 

    I worked at Jane Street full-time

    Pros

    It was good to be at

    Cons

    No real issues at this location

  2. "Good"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Software Engineer in New York, NY
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Jane Street full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Smart coworkers and interesting tech problems

    Cons

    Longer hours and no lunch breaks


  3. "Great Work Ethic"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Software Engineer in New York, NY
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Jane Street full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Employees around Jane Street are pretty decent

    Cons

    Management sucks but they are really trying to fix it,so there is room for improvement

  4. "Crazy"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    Former Employee - Administrative Assistant 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Jane Street part-time

    Pros

    The money was good enough

    Cons

    The work life balance was bad

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  5. Helpful (2)

    "Engaging Work"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Analyst in New York, NY
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Jane Street full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Very smart people, collaborative culture, great pay

    Cons

    None that I can think of

  6. Helpful (1)

    "Salary"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Quantitative Trader in New York, NY
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Jane Street full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    It has a diverse atmosphere and people are all very talented there.

    Cons

    The pace is a bit fast and sometimes feels pressured

  7. Helpful (1)

    "Best company I’ve ever worked for"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Current Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at Jane Street full-time

    Pros

    Jane Street is by far the best company I’ve ever worked for. People really care about the culture and environment and it shows. Amazing benefits, food, and coworkers.

    Cons

    WFH could be more flexible but the great work life balance makes up for that.

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  8. Helpful (1)

    "culture"

    5.0
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Manager 
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Jane Street part-time

    Pros

    good recruiting and they do a good god

    Cons

    none i think they do a good job

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  9. "Good, but confusing codebase"

    5.0
    Current Employee - Software Engineer(Internship) 

    I have been working at Jane Street full-time

    Pros

    OCaml, interesting problems, smart people

    Cons

    Hard to see where your code is used

  10. Helpful (1)

    "GOOD"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Research Associate 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Jane Street full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    GOOD benefits and pay that I loved

    Cons

    dont remember any cons to put

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