Spring Intern at Goldman Sachs Group

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Duration
Insight / Vacation Scheme (< 4 Weeks)
Region
London Central London and City
Review Date
Salary
Less than £ 10,000
Roles
Computer and Systems Engineering Computer and Systems Engineering

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Goldman Sachs Group is a Top Employer

9.6/10

About You
8.8
The Organisation
10.0
Everything Else

10.0

About You

1. To what extent did you enjoy the insight?

I think the insight was informative, very well structured, and had some great events/talks that helped me learn more about Goldman Sachs and its divisions.

10/10

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2. To what extent did you feel valued during your time at the company or firm?

The fact that the company organised this 2-week (virtual) programme in the middle of a pandemic was incredible. I had great support throughout the duration of the programme which made me feel extremely valued.

8/10

3. How much guidance/support did you receive during the insight?

I had the support of a Virtual Buddy throughout the duration of the programme — she helped me learn more about her role, life at GS, and offered some great guidance on how to build a career in Front-end Engineering and UX design at Goldman Sachs.

9/10

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

I gained some very valuable soft skills along with some practical knowledge about Engineering that will undoubtedly aid me in the future.

8/10

The Organisation

5. How well structured was the insight?

Very well structured — each event was very relevant and had great diversity in terms of speakers and panelists!

10/10

6. How was the general atmosphere during your insight?

Extremely friendly.

10/10

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

10/10

8. To what extent did the insight help you to understand what it would be like to have a full time role with the company or firm?

From my virtual buddy to division-specific representatives, this programme was full of very smart, knowledgable, and — most importantly — helpful people who helped me gain a holistic understanding of life at Goldman Sachs.

10/10

9. How much did the insight help you in understanding the company culture?

From my virtual buddy to division-specific representatives, this programme was full of very smart, knowledgable, and — most importantly — helpful people who helped me gain a holistic understanding of life at Goldman Sachs.

10/10

10. How valuable was the content in helping you to decide on your future career path?

Extremely valuable — I now have a great understanding of the different divisions and workflows at an investment bank!

10/10

Other Information

11. Were you paid or reimbursed adequately for this experience?

Yes, I was paid very generously for my two (virtual) weeks at the firm.

12. Were there opportunities for networking and meeting other employees of the company or firm?

10/10

13. How were the networking/ social event opportunities?

10/10

14. Did you find out about activities that employees can get involved in outside of work?

Yes, there was an entire session on Wellness, Resilience and Corporate Engagement which showed how Goldman Sachs helps employees engage in activities outside of work. It was great to know how the firm invests in and supports the mental health of employees through its wellness initiative(s).

10/10

15. Would you recommend this insight to a friend?

Yes, certainly.

10/10

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