Intern at American Express

Top Employer
Duration
Internship (1-4 Months)
Region
Burgess Hill South East
Review Date
Salary
£30,000+
Roles
Computer Science Product Design/Industrial Design
American Express is a Top Employer

10.0/10

The Role
10.0
Organisation
10.0

Socialising

10.0

The Role

Role Description

Technical summer Intern

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

It was a great learning and working environment, with great colleagues and an amazing team! Could not have asked for any thing better than this.

10/10

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

Never felt like 'just an intern'.
Was always allowed to voice my opinion in any project that I had some thoughts about.

10/10

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

Probably the best placements leader I ever had!

10/10

4. How busy were you on a daily basis?

Amex has perfect work life balance

10/10

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

Built a product from scratch. So got an complete product experience right from designing it to pitching our product to everyone

10/10

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

Surely learnt a lot of new skills that I take back toi uni

10/10

The Organisation

7. What was the general atmosphere in your office?

Vey comforting and welcoming! I loved coming to the office

10/10

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

The structure was very well organised with just the right balance of everything

10/10

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

Everyone was always reasdy to help, and sessions were organised for whatever we wanted to learn

10/10

10. What were the perks on your work placement?

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

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

20/10

10/10

Social

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

VERY GOOD will still be an understatement

10/10

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

Brighton was wayyy less expensive than Lonond

10/10

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

BRIGHTON NIGHTLIFE!

10/10

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

There always something you can get involved in!

10/10