Development Intern at Autodesk

Duration
Internship (1-4 Months)
Region
Birmingham East Midlands
Review Date
Salary
£12,000 - £13,999
Roles
Computer and Systems Engineering

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8.7/10

The Role
8.7
Organisation
9.0

Socialising

8.2

The Role

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

it was a great internship, the offices were friendly and the work was challenging and interesting.

8/10

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

I felt that my work and opinions were always appreciated.

9/10

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

Support was always available if I needed it.

10/10

4. How busy were you on a daily basis?

I was given an appropriate workload so I always had something to be doing.

9/10

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

I contributed towards the release of an update to a main product and was given the freedom to approach the tasks I was assigned in my own way.

8/10

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

I gained an appreciation for how complex application are designed and developed.

8/10

The Organisation

7. What was the general atmosphere in your office?

I worked in a lively office with friendly and approachable people.

9/10

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

The organisation was great.

10/10

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

The introductory training course was very informative.

8/10

10. What were the perks on your work placement?

  • Flexi Time
  • Subsidised Canteen
  • Sports and Social Club
  • Company Car
  • Subsidised/Company Gym
  • National Travel
  • International Travel
  • Financial Bonus
  • Company Parties/Events
  • Staff Sales/Staff Shop
  • Above 25 days holiday
  • Working from home
  • Healthcare from home
  • Healthcare/Dental
  • Travel loan
9/10

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

I have been offered a placement for next year and I am seriously considering taking.

9/10

Social

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

All the other interns were friendly and we met up regularly outside of work

9/10

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

I lived in a house share near the office for which I paid £65 a week and nights out were reasonably priced

8/10

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

7/10

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

There were plenty of out of work activities on offer, form walking trips to go karting

9/10