Student Intern at Schlumberger

Duration
Internship (1-4 Months)
Region
Cambridge East of England
Review Date
Salary
£20,000 - £21,999
Roles
Computer and Systems Engineering Computer Science Information Technology Mathematics/Statistics Physics

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8.8/10

The Role
9.2
Organisation
8.4

Socialising

8.8

The Role

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

I really liked my internship and the work was very interesting, challenging and super fun.

9/10

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

I have been to many events with my colleagues, and have loved getting to know them.

9/10

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

My manager helped me tremendously, and I have learnt a lot from this internship.

10/10

4. How busy were you on a daily basis?

I had a good share of work to do everyday, and would meet up with manager regularly in order to decide what to do next.

9/10

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

I was allowed to write code from scratch and make commits to the master branch.

8/10

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

I have gained invaluable experience in my field.

10/10

The Organisation

7. What was the general atmosphere in your office?

Perfect mixture of silent hard work and the occasional fun conversation.

8/10

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

Everything was set up perfectly, and help was always on-hand.

10/10

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

My manager provided me with a lot of resources that had a direct application to my work.

8/10

10. What were the perks on your work placement?

  • Flexi Time
  • Subsidised Canteen
  • Sports and Social Club
  • National Travel
  • Company Parties/Events
  • Staff Sales/Staff Shop
10/10

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

I don't know yet, because I am still an undergraduate, and I would be looking to work with the company only after getting a PhD.

6/10

Social

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

Yes, we would meet up very regularly and go to several fun events together.

10/10

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

The company and my University together made life easy for me.

8/10

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

I had some great nights out this summer.

8/10

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

The city had so many things to do, and one could always keep themselves occupied.

9/10