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Goldman Sachs Reviews

Updated Sep 14, 2019

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194 Ratings
  1. "High Functioning"

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    Current Employee - Executive Director in London, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Goldman Sachs full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Executive driven, stretches your comfort zone everyday

    Cons

    Slow burn reward system, can be demotivating

    Goldman Sachs2019-09-13
  2. "Great experience at the summer SDE internship"

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    Current Employee - Summer Analyst in New York, NY
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Goldman Sachs full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Love the work, people and culture!

    Cons

    Pay could be higher and more competitive.

    Goldman Sachs2019-09-12
  3. "Great Company"

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    Current Employee - Analyst in Salt Lake City, UT
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Goldman Sachs full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    smart people, good work, collaborative environment

    Cons

    hours are brutal, stress will break you

    Advice to Management

    don't let your analysts be doing your job for you (being the manager of others)

    Goldman Sachs2019-09-13
  4. "Fantastic team working - long hours"

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    Current Employee - Business Development Analyst 

    I have been working at Goldman Sachs full-time

    Pros

    Some of the brightest minds

    Cons

    Long hours and demand for fast turn around

    Goldman Sachs2019-09-10
  5. "Great analyst program"

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    Current Employee - Senior Analyst 

    I have been working at Goldman Sachs full-time

    Pros

    Intellectual capital and impressive backgrounds.

    Cons

    Work life balance is tough.

    Goldman Sachs2019-09-11
  6. "Good company"

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    Current Employee - Analyst in Dallas, TX

    I have been working at Goldman Sachs full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Good cultural, friendy environment and good growth space

    Cons

    long work hours and fair work life balance

    Goldman Sachs2019-09-09
  7. "Work"

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    Former Employee - Executive Assistant in Singapore
    Recommends

    I worked at Goldman Sachs full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Great health insurance benefits for oneself and dependents

    Cons

    Not much flexibility at work

    Advice to Management

    Listen to employees feedback more

    Goldman Sachs2019-09-08
  8. "Risk Analyst"

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    Former Employee - Risk Analyst in New York, NY
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Goldman Sachs full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    talented people, young and fun culture

    Cons

    internal transfers are tough, difficult to see a big picture in middle office

    Goldman Sachs2019-09-09
  9. "analyst"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
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    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Goldman Sachs full-time

    Pros

    good culture, some smart people, great brand

    Cons

    -terrible working hours -terrible pay to work ratio -manual work in operations

    Advice to Management

    Increase pay, reduce working hours, recruit more to split workload. Invest in automation of manual jobs.

    Goldman Sachs2019-09-07
  10. "Great company to work with"

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    Former Employee - Analyst in Irving, TX
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    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Goldman Sachs full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Overall a great place to work after college

    Cons

    It is pretty hard to see the big picture because every function was carefully divided, there is a lot of repetitive function on a daily basis.

    Goldman Sachs2019-09-06
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