Rating

3.2/5
  • Skills
    3.5
  • Business Insight
    2.3
  • Culture
    3.0
  • Your Impressions
    4.0

    Overview

  • 1. Please give an overview of the insight and what was involved on a day-to-day basis.
  • The insight was 2 days long and if had a well defined schedule which consisted of multiple workshops in different CS areas (cybersecurity, frameworks, TDD etc.) as well as an application-related presentation. In between the workshops, we had to complete 3 main tasks/projects on a platform provided by the company.


    Skills

  • 2. Have you learnt any new skills or developed existing skills?
  • I have extended my experience in Python programming and SQL, as well as learned new skills: programming in Java, Test Driven Development.


  • How would you rate the training provided during your experience?
  • 3/5

  • How would you rate the knowledge learned around industry-specific skills during the experience?
  • 4/5

  • How would you rate the knowledge learned around personal or professional skills during the experience?
  • 3/5

  • Please rate how the knowledge learned has helped you with regards to your career development
  • 4/5

    Business Insight

  • 3. What was it like understanding all about the business and potential roles available?
  • The insight was pretty focused on the SDE roles, but I was also given insight to the possibility of applying for the Quantitative Researcher/Trader role. I had the opportunity to talk with SDE Graduates and I found it very interesting to hear the different specializations they chose, which gave me the impression that there is a great variety of options for the SDE role.


  • Please rate how insightful you found the insight
  • 3/5

  • How would you rate the structure of the insight
  • 2/5

  • How would you rate business leader involvement during the insight
  • 2/5

    Culture

  • 4. What was the company culture and general atmosphere like?
  • Since the Insight was online I didn't get a good view of the atmosphere, but I could deduce from the sayings of the employees that the atmosphere is great, since everyone gets along. I found the company culture appealing, as they support the belief that anyone can help anyone, and everyone should be open for a chat.


  • How would you rate the inclusiveness of the culture?
  • 4/5

  • How would you rate the networking opportunities?
  • 2/5

  • Please rate how valued you felt during your insight?
  • 3/5

    Your Impressions

  • 5. To what extent did you enjoy the insight?
  • Overall the 2 days insight was pretty involved and engaging, since I worked on 3 mini-projects, 2 of which I found interesting to work on. I didn't enjoy all of the workshops, but there were a few that kept my attention - especially the one regarding Test Driven Development and Frameworks.


  • Please rate your level of enjoyment on the insight
  • 4/5

  • Please rate how your experience met your expectations
  • 3/5

  • Please rate the future employment prospects at J.P. Morgan
  • 5/5

  • 7. Would you recommend J.P. Morgan to a friend?
  • Yes


  • 8. What tips or advice would you give to others applying to J.P. Morgan
  • The CV is important - it should be concise and well written. Include projects as they are regarded well.


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Details

Insight / Vacation Scheme (< 4 Weeks)

Computer Science, Banking/Finance

Central London and City

March 2021


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