Software Development - Mobile Team at Bloomberg

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Duration
Placement (5-9 Months)
Region
London Greater London
Review Date
Salary
£30,000+
Roles
Computer Science

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7.7/10

The Role
8.3
Organisation
7.2

Socialising

7.2

The Role

Role Description

Software developer in the mobile team: Web development and Native development on Android and iOS

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

Amazing Company, R&D feels important and core to the business

8/10

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

I was always given meaningful tasks to accomplish.

9/10

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

Always available for questions

9/10

4. How busy were you on a daily basis?

Good workload and separation between work and social life

8/10

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

Responsible for software exposed to several other devs and internal users

8/10

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

Larned how to work for a big company

8/10

The Organisation

7. What was the general atmosphere in your office?

Environment was very friendly and fun

8/10

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

No issues in starting to work

8/10

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

Lack of training at the beginning of the internship. Good training available later on

6/10

10. What were the perks on your work placement?

  • Subsidised Canteen
  • Sports and Social Club
  • Company Parties/Events
5/10

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

Very good, devs are at the centre, huge variety of departments

9/10

Social

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

Several events were organised during the internship, chat groups were also present

7/10

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

Being in the city, it can get quite expensive

5/10

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

A lot of pubs and bars around. Not cheap though

8/10

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

Tons of sport groups

9/10