Goldman Sachs Reviews

Updated Oct 26, 2021

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Goldman Sachs Chairman and CEO David M. Solomon
David M. Solomon
1,650 Ratings
Pros
  • "Very smart people enjoy working with them(in 719 reviews)

  • "It's so fun to work here because it has a great work environment(in 319 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "Long working hours on most days(in 592 reviews)

  • "Highly competitive, no work life balance(in 208 reviews)

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    1. 5.0
      Current Employee, less than 1 year

      Fulfilling & a lot of room to learn

      Oct 6, 2021 - Operations Analyst in Singapore
      Recommend
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      Pros

      - supportive managers - open communication - encouraging - sensitive to diversity groups - expects each member to pull your own weight - everyone is trained early on to be a subject matter expert - good benefits

      Cons

      - a little hard to implement big changes - you'd feel like a cog in a big machine - your progress depends on how others can trust you to be doing your job - subjective

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    2. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      Good team culture

      Oct 23, 2021 - Analyst in Singapore
      Recommend
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      Pros

      People are generally result focused and alwasy willing to help. Team cares about personal developemnt

      Cons

      System and techlogy needs more upgrade and can save a lot of manual work

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    3. 3.0
      Current Employee, more than 3 years

      Great place to work

      Oct 26, 2021 - Associate 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      You get to work with the brightest of minds. Challenging workplace.

      Cons

      Can get hectic at times

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    4. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Great company

      Oct 5, 2021 - Executive Director in Bedok New Town,
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Dynamic environment and culture. Very inclusive

      Cons

      Great Company to work for

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    5. 5.0
      Former Employee

      good ib

      Sep 21, 2021 - Associate in Singapore
      Recommend
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      Pros

      flexible, professional, great place to work

      Cons

      Competitive environment, demanding for excellence

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    6. 5.0
      Current Employee, less than 1 year

      Good

      Sep 16, 2021 - Investment Banking Analyst 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Good place to work good people

      Cons

      No cons at all best place ever

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    7. 4.0
      Current Employee

      Good

      Sep 15, 2021 - Senior Analyst 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Good benefit and friendly colleauges

      Cons

      Not a very nice office

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    8. 5.0
      Current Employee, less than 1 year

      Awesome!

      Aug 18, 2021 - Analyst in Singapore
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Good culture, fun people and positive work environment for you to constantly improve yourself. Lots of opportunities to explore and contribute to the company

      Cons

      Sometimes might need to socialise and connect with more people, require you to do the xtra mile instead of organically connecting with people

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    9. 3.0
      Current Employee, less than 1 year

      Good company but I felt like it sucked my life away

      Sep 8, 2021 - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Competitive compensation Colleagues are generally helpful Minimal harassment in the company as management controls such issues

      Cons

      No work life balance No in-office IT Heavy manual work Feel like a zombie everyday

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    10. 2.0
      Former Employee

      Goldman Experience

      Aug 26, 2021 - Operations 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      -Getting to work with plenty of highly motivated individuals -Challenging work environment to always keep one on their toes

      Cons

      -Generally long working hours -Highly competitive -Ruthless environment

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