Software Engineering Intern

5.0
Position title
Software Development Inern
Work term type
Internship
What was your monthly salary (before taxes)?
5,000 plus
How long was your work term?
4 months
Where did the internship/co-op take place?
Seattle
Work industry
Retail
Faculty
Engineering

Work review

With reflection, was your first day well-structured and organized? 
Very impressed
Did the on-the-job training allow you to be successful in your role?
Very helpful
Was your work challenging and engaging?
Loved coming to work
The projects you worked on, did they give you valuable experience toward your career goals?
Skills for life
What did you like best about your internship/co-op? What type of work were you doing?

Good support group. Great manager. Great co-op events. Lots of free stuff for interns. Good pay and helps with relocation and travel expenses. As an intern, you are assigned your own project with the team you're with. You use your entire duration of the internship dedicated to finishing and polishing your project for your team. Although you work with your team, you will not engage in the work they are doing (no bug fixing, resolving tickets, etc).

Manager experience

Did your manager(s) provide you with support and coaching to be effective in your role?
All the time
Did you receive clear and actionable feedback from your manager(s) during your work term?
All the time
Did you feel comfortable asking your manager(s) questions, when needed?
Open door policy
Feedback to management about the internship/co-op program: 

Very open to criticism and gives amazing feedback

Social experience

To what degree did the team make you feel welcome, included and valued?
Like family
How often were there opportunities to participate in social activities with your colleagues?
All the time
What are the benefits/perks of working here?
Employee discounts/rewards Free coffee Internal company sports teams-events Social activities Stocked fridge Tickets to entertainment events

Final notes

Did the internship/co-op experience match what was described in the job listing and interview?
Just as advertised
Would you recommend this internship/co-op to a friend?
100%
Would you work at this employer full-time if offered a job?
100%
Why did you choose this employer for your internship/co-op?
Reputation Recommendation Work types Cultural fit Location Benefits