Software developer internship at Autodesk

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Duration
Internship (1-4 Months)
Region
Birmingham
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4.3/5

The Role
4.3
The Company
4.4
The Culture
4.4

Role Description

Developing CAD/CAM software

The Role

1. To what extent did you enjoy your work placement or internship?

Interesting work and nice people. A great place to work
5 /5

2. To what extent did you feel valued by your colleagues?

Doing work that actually contributed to the teams effort, also got talking socially with everyone making me feel welcome and wanted
4 /5

3. To what extent were you given support and guidance by management/your supervisor(s)?

Plenty of guidance within the team, as well as support from a supervisor and anyone else you could ask
5 /5

4. How busy were you on a daily basis?

Always had something to do, but never felt pressured to do more than I needed
5 /5

5. How much responsibility were you given during your placement?

Given some responsibility to develop in the area I was placed
3 /5

6. To what extent did/will the skills you developed, and training you received, assist you in your degree studies and beyond?

Helping me immensely in programming, I hope to apply my skills to my degree and even further study
5 /5

The Company

7. What was the general atmosphere in your office?

Laid back but motivated
5 /5

8. How well organised was the overall work placement or internship set up?

Training and positions given
4 /5

9. In terms of personal training and development, to what extent did the company or firm invest in you?

Training from the bottom up, didn't require many prerequisites
5 /5

10. What were the perks on your work placement?

  • Subsidised Canteen
  • Sports and Social Club
  • Company Parties/Events
5 /5

11. How appealing are future employment prospects within the organisation?

Graduate development is fast and many positions available
5 /5

The Culture

12. Was there a good social scene amongst any fellow placement students/colleagues?

Lived in a house organised by the company, able to attend events with them and all other students
5 /5

13. What was the cost of living and socialising in the area you worked in?

Quite cheap for the area, very close to work
4 /5

14. What was the Nightlife like in the area you worked?

Good
5 /5

15. Were there many opportunities to get involved in activities outside of work?

Clubs and socials regularly
5 /5