Technology Intern at Nomura

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Duration
Placement Year (10 Months+)
Region
London Central London and City
Review Date
Salary
£30,000+
Roles
Computer Science

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8.6/10

The Role
8.5
Organisation
9.2

Socialising

8.0

The Role

Role Description

Worked in Structured Rates IT

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

Really enjoyable, team is really friendly and cool. Open plan work environment is a plus as well

9/10

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

They come to me sometimes for advice which is an extremley good feeling that they respect me

8/10

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

Given loads of support and help by my team and line managers

10/10

4. How busy were you on a daily basis?

Sometimes not much to do as however fill this time up with learning and research

4/10

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

Given loads of responsibility, able to work on high level code that was being used throughout the bank

10/10

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

Assisted in me in: team working, coding, public speaking, socialising and others.

10/10

The Organisation

7. What was the general atmosphere in your office?

Is good atmosphere, team members are a blast to talk to.

8/10

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

Very well set up. Nomura have a very clear progression plan for placement students.

9/10

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

Loads of training such as Financial training, so that everyone has a grip on how the economy works.

10/10

10. What were the perks on your work placement?

  • Subsidised Canteen
  • Sports and Social Club
  • Financial Bonus
  • Company Parties/Events
  • Working from home
10/10

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

Doing quite well so far, so would like to believe I'm on track to getting a job

9/10

Social

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

All of us are extremly social together, go to weekly drinks and hang out on weekends

10/10

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

Quite expensive in central London however getting paid quite well to reflect that.

3/10

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

Always a good nightlife in central London with loads of options for everyone.

9/10

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

Loads of soceities and clubs at Nomura, everything from 5-a side-football to public speaking.

10/10