UX Designer at Schlumberger

Duration
Placement (5-9 Months)
Region
Abingdon Europe
Review Date
Salary
£22,000 - £23,999
Roles
Design

Connect with this company

8.5/10

The Role
9.3
Organisation
8.0

Socialising

7.8

The Role

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

They are super professional at what they are building, they are the leader of their industry.

9/10

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

I have been given real work to do, that has already made an impact in the company.

9/10

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

My supervisor just sit next to me, everytime when I have question I just talk to her.
Super firendly and supportive.

10/10

4. How busy were you on a daily basis?

Not very busy, I wish I can be busier, but there is a reason behind it so it is very understandable for them not giving me more work. I know they will if they could.

8/10

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

same responsibility as a normal emplyee .

10/10

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

I learned more from this placement than what I learned in my uni in the past 2 years

10/10

The Organisation

7. What was the general atmosphere in your office?

Very friendly, surrounded by knowledgeable and respectful people.

10/10

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

fairly well organized

7/10

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

There is not much of training but a lot of help along the way.

8/10

10. What were the perks on your work placement?

  • Subsidised Canteen
  • Company Parties/Events
  • Above 25 days holiday
  • Working from home
7/10

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

Quite appealing

8/10

Social

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

Yes, it was, I made a lot of friends there.

9/10

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

It was very cheap around where the company is but I was commuting from London so it's expensive for me personally.

9/10

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

No nightlife, I don't go out at night anyway.

5/10

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

Yes, a variety of sports and card games programmes.

8/10