Barclays Employee Reviews about "work life balance"

Updated Jan 24, 2021

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Barclays CEO Jes Staley
Jes Staley
3,493 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)

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    1. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Awesome place to work

      Dec 28, 2020 - Software Developer in Pune
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      Pros

      Great work life balance Good work culture

      Cons

      None I can think of

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    2. 4.0
      Former Employee, more than 5 years

      Good company

      Jan 21, 2021 - Assistant Vice President in Pune
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      Pros

      Package is good, you need to negotiate while joining. work life balance in most teams but ultimately would depend on your manager and team. lot of process, devops , agile but you will learn.

      Cons

      politics , you need to ask for hike then only you will get.

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      Deloitte USI

      Hi Fishes, I am working as a BTA at Deloitte USI (Joined Nov 2020) YOE : 3 Tech : QA(Database Testing, Automation testing- Selenium) CTC : 8 LPA Fixed I got an offer from Barclays to join at 11 LPA. Should I go ahead and accept the offer ? I have promotion due this year at Deloitte to Consultant role. What kind of hike % does Deloitte USI offers in a normal working year during promotion from analyst to Consultant? P.s. My manager here at Deloitte USI is very supportive and have the best team,WLB

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    4. 4.0
      Current Employee, less than 1 year

      Great place when you want to settle in your career

      Jan 19, 2021 - Barclays Analyst III in Pune
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      Pros

      Good work life balance. Will pay you better than most places.

      Cons

      Limited options for freshers but gives an insight on good development practices.

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    5. 5.0
      Former Employee

      Good

      Jan 19, 2021 - Graduate Analyst in Pune
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      Pros

      Best Work Life Balance here

      Cons

      Work can get boring for software dev, as they work on legacy

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    6. 4.0
      Current Employee

      Good Worklife Balance

      Jan 17, 2021 - Assistant Vice President in Pune
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      Pros

      Good Work environment Good Work life Balance

      Cons

      too much politics HR is not strong

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    7. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Enjoy working with tadka of office politics.

      Jan 15, 2021 - Test Lead in Pune
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      Pros

      1. Work life balance. 2. No fixed working hours. 3. Awesome office and ambience. 4. High performance laptop and gadgets. 5. Free transportation. 6. Crazy annual party. 7. Bonus on top of CTC

      Cons

      1. Company politics. 2. One needs strong bonding or connection in order to grow. 3. Internal portal is poor. Same data is to be loaded on multiple portals. 4. Switching to service industry style. Low annual hikes. 5. Manager driven.

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    8. 4.0
      Former Employee, more than 1 year

      Beat place to work

      Jan 13, 2021 - Test Analyst in Pune
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Flexible times ,work life balance

      Cons

      Higher management politics, Profile mismatch work

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    9. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 3 years

      Credit analyst

      Jan 13, 2021 - A V P 
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      Pros

      Work life balance Flexibility Learning multiple skills

      Cons

      Flat hierarchy Limited growth Less opportunities for managerial role ...

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    10. 5.0
      Former Employee

      big brand

      Jan 11, 2021 - Anonymous Employee 
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      Pros

      work life balance is maintained

      Cons

      None, none none none none

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    11. 5.0
      Former Employee, more than 3 years

      Good place to work

      Jan 10, 2021 - Business Analyst in Pune
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Excellent work life balance and good environment

      Cons

      can improve holiday schedule a bit no flexibility in holidays

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