Commonwealth Bank of Australia Reviews

Updated 9 May 2021

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Commonwealth Bank of Australia Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer Matt Comyn (no image)
Matt Comyn
928 Ratings
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  • "Lots of red tape because of the nature of the business(in 94 reviews)

  • "Large organisation that is getting more nimble(in 66 reviews)

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  1. Helpful (1)

    "Amazing work place"

    5.0
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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I have been working at Commonwealth Bank of Australia full-time

    Pros

    Amazing work culture great place to lean

    Cons

    Nothing to call out ...has been great

  2. Helpful (3)

    "Great place to work"

    5.0
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    Current Employee - Senior Engineer in Bangalore
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Commonwealth Bank of Australia full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    New offshore setup in India Good work life balance Compensation is good Helath Insurance benefits are upto the market.

    Cons

    Process is a little slow.


  3. Helpful (3)

    "Great brand with growing offshore capabilities in India"

    5.0
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    Current Employee - Insights Analyst in Bangalore

    I have been working at Commonwealth Bank of Australia full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Fastrack growth, excellent pay, great work environment

    Cons

    On shore driven organization, odd working hours for overlap with onshore

  4. Helpful (1)

    "Great place to work"

    5.0
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    Current Employee - Data and Analytics in Bangalore
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Commonwealth Bank of Australia full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    - team ramping up, lot of responsibilities - great team and work life balance - strong connect with managers

    Cons

    - process issues due to set up

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  5. COVID-19
    Helpful (4)

    "Good company on paper, nothing on ground(CBA India)"

    2.0
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    Current Employee - Senior Engineer 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Commonwealth Bank of Australia full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    India team is new, so you will be among first few in the team. WFH during COVID times.

    Cons

    CBA India is being treated as another vendor. Developers need to work on VDIs which is slow, outdated and frustrating. No process setup inside company, all the times gets wasted in struggling with infra issues. Australia team is not aware of issues faced by India team.

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  6. Helpful (2)

    "Good company to work"

    5.0
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    Current Employee - Senior Associate in Bangalore
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Commonwealth Bank of Australia full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Great work culture good place to work

    Cons

    Very good place to work

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  7. Helpful (1)

    "Startup company"

    3.0
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    Current Employee - Change Manager in Bangalore
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Commonwealth Bank of Australia full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    People management is good but still

    Cons

    HR recruitment should hear from employees

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  8. "-NA-"

    4.0
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    Current Employee - Analyst in Bangalore
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Commonwealth Bank of Australia full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Good company, management, work life balance

    Cons

    There is Nothing as of now

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  9. "Good Organization to Work"

    4.0
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    Current Employee - Senior Security Analyst in Bangalore
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Commonwealth Bank of Australia full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Work life balance; Employee oriented; Good local management; Good leave balance; Good health insurance coverage; Supportive

    Cons

    Australia focused; Fully controlled by Australian management; Poor hike & variable; Rare onsite opportunity

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  10. "Good company"

    4.0
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    Current Employee - Manager in Bangalore
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Commonwealth Bank of Australia full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Good benefits Organization structure is different in india, Medical benefits are good. People oriented employee centric

    Cons

    No internal roles to move people management is not that good. No freedom of work always chasing behind.

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