Summer Intern (Developer) at UBS

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Duration
Internship (1-4 Months)
Region
London
Review Date
Roles
Computer and Systems Engineering

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4.1/5

The Role
4.4
The Company
4.1
The Culture
3.5

Role Description

Develop a new component used for risk calculation.

The Role

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

I enjoyed it alot. I feel the motivation everyday to go to the office.
5 /5

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

My colleagues trusted me and gave me a lot of responsibilities.
5 /5

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

A lot of support and guidance. They are always ready to sit down and explain new concepts to me
5 /5

4. How busy were you on a daily basis?

Very busy since I was give a big project to do.
5 /5

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

I am responsible for a big component in a system.
4 /5

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

General training was helpful.
4 /5

The Company

7. What was the general atmosphere in your office?

Everyone is friendly.
4 /5

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

well organised and ready to take feedbacks from other interns.
4 /5

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

A lot of talks from senior managers.
4 /5

10. What were the perks on your work placement?

  • Company Parties/Events
4 /5

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

I will definitely come back.
5 /5

The Culture

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

yes, we meet on weekly basis. Company created a lot of intern events.
4 /5

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

London is expensive
4 /5

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

Pubs around are very good.
4 /5

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

Some activities between departments in the bank is good.
4 /5