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Deutsche Bank Reviews

Updated 19 November, 2014
Updated 19 November, 2014
1,265 Reviews
3.2
1,265 Reviews
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Deutsche Bank Co-Chairmen & CEO Jürgen Fitschen & Anshu Jain
Jürgen Fitschen & Anshu Jain
327 Ratings

Review Highlights

Pros
  • Good work-life balance and a global footprint help one explore the corners of the world (in 109 reviews)

  • Change is the only constant - a highly dynamic work environment (in 69 reviews)


Cons
  • No work life balance; morale could go down at times (in 45 reviews)

  • a culture of long hours where they aren't required (in 61 reviews)

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Employee Reviews

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  1.  

    company with a vision for its employee

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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Senior Analyst in Jaipur, Rajasthan (India)
    Former Employee - Senior Analyst in Jaipur, Rajasthan (India)

    I worked at Deutsche Bank full-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    structured approach to work, excellent senior management

    Cons

    too many movement in recent times

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  2. 1 person found this helpful  

    Design, develop and deliver highly loaded software for compliance and regulatory

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Senior Software Engineer in Cary, NC (US)
    Current Employee - Senior Software Engineer in Cary, NC (US)

    I have been working at Deutsche Bank full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    There are a lot of interesting project in scope of high responsibility. You really know what you are doing and for what.

    Cons

    One word is enough to describe contras: politics. Too many department, too much money...

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  3.  

    Joined a temp and worked my way up - excellent organisation.

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Assistant Vice President - Technology in London, England (UK)
    Current Employee - Assistant Vice President - Technology in London, England (UK)

    I have been working at Deutsche Bank full-time (more than 5 years)

    Pros

    Challenging, opportunities, good balance to work, exposure to multiple areas and tiers of management.

    Cons

    Outsourcing and offshoring of teams and split globally makes it challenging to work on projects.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Streamline operating model, less focus on cost and more on quality.

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
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  5.  

    Process supervisor with 6.6 year of experience in Investment banking domain

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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Process Supervisor/Team Leader in Bangalore (India)
    Current Employee - Process Supervisor/Team Leader in Bangalore (India)

    I have been working at Deutsche Bank full-time (more than 5 years)

    Pros

    Good Platform to make carrier

    Cons

    compensation and work life balance

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
  6.  

    Friendly and inviting team, open to asking questions

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Deutsche Bank as an intern (less than an year)

    Pros

    Very willing to help new interns learn

    Cons

    Disorganized/Unprofessional HR department - did not distribute full time offers in a timely or even manner.

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  7.  

    Cost pressure shows all over the bank

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Associate - Middle Office
    Former Employee - Associate - Middle Office

    I worked at Deutsche Bank full-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    + There are some really smart people in senior positions
    + Good exposure to how near shore and off shore operations can intereact with hub locations
    + Very high investment in improving IT but this may take a while to show

    Cons

    - Cost Pressure is abundant in almost everything that you do
    - Middle management tend to stifle the message from senior management

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Include more staff involvement in strategy, or how to execute management objectives

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  8.  

    Its good

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Analyst in Birmingham, England (UK)
    Current Employee - Analyst in Birmingham, England (UK)

    I have been working at Deutsche Bank full-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    slow life, decent pay and good for learning with a little more safety

    Cons

    You are not in a front office so you are treated like that

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  9.  

    Agressive environment with poor attitude towards employees

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Assistant Vice President in Singapore (Singapore)
    Former Employee - Assistant Vice President in Singapore (Singapore)

    I worked at Deutsche Bank full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    Reputation and brand image
    Mobility
    Senior Management trying to drive change

    Cons

    Political and hierarchical
    Race discrimination- people stick to their own kind and lack of diversity. Local bank work environment rather than multinational bank.
    Process focused workforce - limited commercial vision
    Poor systems and even worse project management
    Big Bang approach to change rather than well planned and methodical- leads to wasted resources and frustrated employees when projects go live
    Unfriendly
    Zero work life balance

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Continue the push for diversity and calling bad behaviours
    On the job training is not working - reinforces bad processes and there is ab underlying unwillingness to change. Need regular shake-ups and proper training for existing and new employees to limit attrition

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  10.  

    Cary and DB just ok

    • Comp & Benefits
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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Vice President Software Development in Cary, NC (US)
    Current Employee - Vice President Software Development in Cary, NC (US)

    I have been working at Deutsche Bank (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    Money is very good, Most managers leave you to do your work, environment is nice and improving

    Cons

    All decisions made in London, No governance in IT, Lines of business do what ever they want regardless of IT strategy, cost or regulation.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Give teams in Cary authority to make decisions. Move IT work out of the three most expensive cities in the world.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  11.  

    Complex HR processes

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Process Analyst in London, England (UK)
    Current Employee - Process Analyst in London, England (UK)

    I have been working at Deutsche Bank as a contractor (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    Good possibility toga exposure across the bank

    Cons

    HR usually create complexity in moving around

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Lean on HR more to retain talent

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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