Technology Intern at American Express

Top Employer
Duration
Internship (1-4 Months)
Region
Burgess Hill South West
Review Date
Salary
£30,000+
Roles
Information Technology
American Express is a Top Employer

9.3/10

The Role
9.7
Organisation
9.4

Socialising

8.8

The Role

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

I thoroughly enjoyed this internship.

9/10

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

Company culture is amazing.

10/10

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

Everyday

10/10

4. How busy were you on a daily basis?

Always occupied but never too stressed.

10/10

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

A lot of decision making and responsibility

10/10

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

Technical and non technical skills

9/10

The Organisation

7. What was the general atmosphere in your office?

Very lively

10/10

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

Organised events for technical development, personal development

10/10

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

Online courses, master classes

9/10

10. What were the perks on your work placement?

  • Flexi Time
  • Subsidised Canteen
  • Financial Bonus
  • Company Parties/Events
  • Working from home
  • Healthcare/Dental
10/10

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

I need a more technical environment and a more startup vibe but definitely will come to amex after a couple years.

8/10

Social

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

excellent social scene

10/10

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

not cheap not expensive

8/10

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

burgess hill wasn't exciting but london and brighton are very exciting

7/10

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

10/10