Capital One

Great place to work!

5.0
Position Title
Statistical Data Scientist
Work term type
Co-op
Monthly salary (before taxes)
4,501 to 5,000
Work term duration
4 months
Work industry
Finance
Internship/co-op type
Computer Science

Work review

With reflection, was your first day well-structured and organized? 
Went smoothly
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?

The role was quite academic and required two things: (i) being able to elucidate the right questions and (ii) figure them out. Getting paid to do maths was great! Additionally, the problems we were able to discover and solve had a significant impact on the business. The feeling of being able to add value is fantastic.

What did you like least about your internship/co-op?

No free snacks.

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: 

My direct manager and his manager were both easily accessible, very knowledgeable, and great people to work with.

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?
Occasionally
What are the benefits/perks of working here?
Free coffee Work from home

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?
Maybe
Why did you choose this employer for your internship/co-op?
Reputation Work types Cultural fit Location