R&D Software Developer Intern at Bloomberg

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Duration
Internship (1-4 Months)
Region
London Central London and City
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Salary
£30,000+
Roles
Computer and Systems Engineering Computer Science Science/Research

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9.9/10

The Role
10.0
Organisation
10.0

Socialising

9.5

The Role

Role Description

Software developer in C++. I develop a new internal tool in the team I worked with having a new, much better approach than the similar existing ones.

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

Really fun, really entertaining and challenging. You really do cool stuff that matters!

10/10

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

I felt like in a big family with a lot of support to integrate and get job done and a lot of activities to get to know other departments, people and Bloomberg culture.

10/10

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

My mentor was one of the best. It was really easy for me to reach him, my TL and my manager. They are really open and friendly and helped me a lot!

10/10

4. How busy were you on a daily basis?

Our program as interns include cool project, that really can't bore you and they are combined perfectly with a lot of other activities involving other interns or other employees. Really fun and a lot to learn too.

10/10

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

Indeed yes! My project is really important and our goal as a teem is to get it to be known, used and extent because it will have a lot of impact on Bloomberg.

10/10

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

Besides developing my career and my professional skills in exactly which area I want I also developed skills for life: prepared to work in an environment, see how people interact in a teem, and how WE more that I or YOU can make a better job together! Really important.

10/10

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The Organisation

7. What was the general atmosphere in your office?

I was really lucky to come in a company where people are funny, relaxed, positive and really looking forward to the next challenge!

10/10

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

A lot of weekly activities for us which were really great and really made us feel part of the company. A lot of new and exciting stuff that I learned about different departments and Bloomberg culture.

10/10

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

The company has a lot of courses in all the domains it activates. There are really cool courses and you really get to learn a lot from them.

10/10

10. What were the perks on your work placement?

  • Flexi Time
  • Company Parties/Events
  • Healthcare from home
10/10

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

They are really open in this field if you are getting your job done and really know why you are here.

10/10

Social

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

We got along very well. Others were really sociable and made every day a really summer vacation day regarding the social part. Also I had all the support from them as well.

10/10

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

While having an internship at Bloomberg you could really afford getting out and socializing! Really great memorable summer!

8/10

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

There are a lot of people to hang up with, talk about different cultures and customs and you really get to think out of the box because of this lots and lots of social interactions.

10/10

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

If you want to do something and you struggle to do it there are no boundaries! There were a lot of opportunities I take in and a lot I regret not to take in because of too much of them.

10/10

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