My first role was in the ‘Performance Testing and Automation’ team as a script programmer for performance testing. Then i joined the Digital Factory Software Development team. This team is responsible for developing apps that are used by railway workers. They follow Agile software development methods therefore in this team I gained an insight on how to work in an agile environment
Time management Agile Working Compiling Reports Work-life balance Working Remotely
I was given the opportunity to take full ownership under guidance of a cloud migration project. The aim of this project is to migrate IT products hosted on premises servers to cloud hosting.
My mangers were very helpful and helped me fit into the work environment well. they mentored me all the way
Everyone was very friendly and helpful. very welcoming
i loved my placement year and i cant wait to go back
Be yourself in the assessment centre don't try too hard
Placement Year (10 Months+)