Barclays Employee Reviews about "long hours"

Updated Jan 22, 2021

To filter reviews, or .

Found 344 of over 12,110 reviews

4.0
80%
Recommend to a Friend
88%
Approve of CEO
Barclays CEO Jes Staley
Jes Staley
3,303 Ratings
Pros
  • "work life balance is maintained(in 1110 reviews)

  • "Initiatives for flexible working arrangement and quick reaction to the current pandemic(in 391 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "Long hours and the company is undergoing changes due to competition / pressure(in 344 reviews)

  • "Senior management is moving roles to offshore in Barclaycardus(in 213 reviews)

  • More Pros and Cons
    Pros & Cons are excerpts from user reviews. They are not authored by Glassdoor.

    Reviews about "long hours"

    Return to all Reviews
    1. 5.0
      Former Freelancer

      Intern traine even

      Aug 29, 2020 - Anonymous Freelancer 
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Great workplace , amazing co workers

      Cons

      Long hours and short deadline with good pay

      Be the first to find this review helpful
    2. 4.0
      Former Employee, less than 1 year

      Good place to work

      Nov 19, 2020 - Test Analyst in Pune
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Quality of work was good

      Cons

      You have to work for long hours

      Be the first to find this review helpful
    3. 4.0
      Former Employee, more than 3 years

      One of the best companies I have worked for

      Apr 20, 2020 - Assistant Vice President in Mumbai
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Company culture, amazing people, opportunities for growth and learning, Scope to work on numerous projects and get international relocations as well.

      Cons

      Legacy systems which resulted in long hours at work, frequent movements of people.

      Continue reading
      Be the first to find this review helpful
    4. 4.0
      Current Employee

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

      Mar 2, 2020 - Senior Software Developer 
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Salary, bonus, overall culture, nice management

      Cons

      Long working hours, no proper feedback

      Be the first to find this review helpful
    5. 3.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      Competitive compensation; average work; bad work-life balance

      May 2, 2020 - Product Control Analyst in Chennai
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      - Good learning opportunities - Competitive compensation

      Cons

      - No work-life balance (you're expected to put in very long hours) - Avg quality of work - Lot of redundant/ non value add activities

      Be the first to find this review helpful
    6. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 5 years

      More than 5 years work experience with Barclays Chennai

      Jan 25, 2020 - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Good pay master knowledgeable employees Can improve on the office space

      Cons

      Hectic work Long working hours Seating capacity is low

      Continue reading
      Be the first to find this review helpful
    7. 4.0
      Former Intern, less than 1 year

      Intern

      Jan 20, 2020 - Intern in Mumbai
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Great work, good support from team

      Cons

      long hours, not enough live deal exposure

      Be the first to find this review helpful

      Barclays Response

      AVP - HR

      Thank you for taking time out to post your review. We regret any disappointing experiences you may have had, and this feedback does help us work towards being better in future.

    8. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      Very nice envt, good learning experience.

      Jan 9, 2020 - Business Analyst in Pune
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Salary, bonus, overall culture, nice management

      Cons

      Long working hours, no proper feedback

      Be the first to find this review helpful
    9. 4.0
      Current Employee, less than 1 year

      Good Place to Learn

      Nov 29, 2019 - BFA Team Manager in Noida
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Good work to deliver nice & supportive colleague Good learning

      Cons

      Long working hours and sometime lots of work to do

      Continue reading
      Be the first to find this review helpful
    10. 4.0
      Current Contractor

      Sr. Application Developer

      Jun 1, 2019 - Anonymous Contractor 
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Great culture to work and nice benefits.

      Cons

      Extended and long working hours sometimes.

      Be the first to find this review helpful
    Viewing 1 - 10 of 344 Reviews

    Popular Careers with Barclays Job Seekers

    JobsSalariesInterviews

    Work at Barclays? Share Your Experiences

    Barclays logo
    or