Rating

5/5
  • Skills
    5.0
  • Responsibilities
    5.0
  • Support & Guidance
    5.0
  • Culture
    5.0
  • Your Impressions
    5.0

    Overview

  • 1. Please give an overview of your role and what this involves on a day-to-day basis.
  • I undertook computational tasks with the focus on model, simulation and analysis.


    Skills

  • 2. Have you learnt any new skills, or developed your existing skills?
  • My coding skills have become drastically better, alongside my critical thinking, analytical skills and problem solving skills.


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

  • How would you rate your development of industry-specific skills during the experience?
  • 5/5

  • How would you rate your development of personal / soft skills during the experience?
  • 5/5

  • Please rate how these skills have helped you in your career development
  • 5/5

    Responsibilities

  • 3. Were you given much responsibility during your placement / internship?
  • For a placement student I was given a much higher level of responsibility than expected, which allowed me to improve my skills and abilities at a much quicker and more efficient rate.


  • Please rate how meaningful the work you were doing was
  • 5/5

    Support & Guidance

  • 4. How much support and guidance did you receive during your placement / internship?
  • I had constant support from all my team, line-managers, and senior figures. If I had to ask for help with a specific task I never failed to get advice off anyone I sought it off.


  • How would you rate the support and guidance from your line manager?
  • 5/5

  • How would you rate the support and guidance from the wider team?
  • 5/5

    Culture

  • 5. What was the company culture and general atmosphere like?
  • The culture is very inclusive, especially among early careers, with lots of socials and initiatives to bring everyone together.


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

  • How would you rate the social opportunities?
  • 5/5

  • How would you rate the diversity initiatives?
  • 5/5

  • How would you rate the charity, sustainability and corporate social responsibility (CSR) initiatives?
  • 5/5

    Your Impressions

  • 6. To what extent did you enjoy your placement / internship?
  • This placement has been one of the most rewarding periods of my life, I have been immersed into a company at the forefront of engineering and social policies and felt like the work I am doing truly has an impact on the wider world.


  • Please rate your level of enjoyment on your placement / internship
  • 5/5

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

  • Please rate the future employment prospects at BAE Systems
  • 5/5

  • 7. Would you recommend BAE Systems to a friend?
  • Yes


  • 8. What advice would you give to others applying to BAE Systems
  • Make sure to find a role within the company that you truly desire over the others, as there are numerous jobs and locations to choose from within the company.


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Details

Placement Year (10 Months+)

Computer and Systems Engineering

Greater London

July 2021


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