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Alex Drayton

University of York

MPhys Physics
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The Company;

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The Big Picture

Alex undertook a 12-week placement with software-development company Documobi (now BrandActif) in summer 2015. He built their website and helped with computing infrastructure projects.

“I built their website for them when they needed a new website… I was really proud of the fact that it it not only looked good and worked well but that I’d managed to put in some of my own modifications… they came back and went ‘actually, this looks really good’… and that was with a language that I’d only been using for eight weeks…”

In Alex’s Own Words…

… And the Next Step

Alex completed his MPhys degree in June 2017. He is currently studying for a PhD in photonics at the University of York.

“The internship made me think about the jobs I wanted to get into and has now made me consider a PhD more than I originally did…”