Westpac Group Software Developer Reviews

Updated 14 Dec 2020

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Westpac Group Managing Director and CEO Brian Hartzer (no image)
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11 Ratings
  1. COVID-19

    "Best company for work-life balance"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Software Engineer in Sydney
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Westpac Group full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Really good in terms of work-life balance, especially during the COVID period

    Cons

    It really depends on which team you are in. But this is true in any big companies.

  2. "Great culture"

    5.0
    Current Employee - Junior Front End Developer in Sydney

    I have been working at Westpac Group full-time

    Pros

    Culture is fantastic, everyone is very friendly and employees are well looked after compared to similar organisations

    Cons

    Legacy systems, a bit slow as an organisation due to the size but slowly edging into new technologies/trends


  3. "Not a great place"

    2.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Software Developer in Sydney
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook

    I worked at Westpac Group full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Good benefits, good work life balance

    Cons

    Meetings, politics and garbage. Too much admin, not enough listening.

  4. "Great company"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Software Engineer in Sydney
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Westpac Group part-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Flexibility is definitely on top of the company's benefits

    Cons

    Low pay increases, hard to get a higher level up

  5. "Big team and good technical stack"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Mobile Developer in Sydney
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Westpac Group full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Flexible time Great workplace Close to CBD

    Cons

    I can't find any con. ;p

  6. "Great place to build a career"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Senior Software Engineer in Sydney
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Westpac Group full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    - Company has genuine and competent managers - Staff are very helpful and always willing to assist

    Cons

    - Corporate red tape results in slower development and release cycles

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  7. "Working for Westpac"

    4.0
    Current Contractor - Senior Developer in Sydney

    I have been working at Westpac Group for more than a year

    Pros

    All those perks of working for a large global financial organization

    Cons

    Same as that of perks.

  8. "Great place to work"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Quantitative Developer in Sydney
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Good place to learn and grow

    Cons

    Needs to improve on adopting the technology

  9. "Best bank in Australia"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Full Stack Developer in Sydney
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Westpac Group full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Respect and value for Employees

    Cons

    Not Applicable, Not Applicable, Not Applicable

  10. "Great Culture"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Contractor - Senior Software Developer 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Westpac Group for more than a year

    Pros

    People listen and help each other

    Cons

    Slow pace and otherwise good.

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