My First Year As An Engineer

Posted on 5 October 2017 at 1:27 PM by Sam Sharp

My first year with Virgin Media has flown by, and to think how much I’ve learned and how much I feel a part of the family is crazy. I started my first six months based in the Winnersh office working in the Programme Delivery team, focusing on the Access network. I actually spent the first couple of weeks in the role out in one of our technical sites in Watford, helping upgrade the equipment we use to deliver telephone service to our customers. This was an amazing experience and I didn’t on...

A Leap Of Faith From Engineer to Business Manager

Posted on 3 October 2017 at 6:08 PM by Adam Lowes

  Hello! My name’s Adam and I’m on the Engineering Scheme, I’ve been here for over a year now, time flies when you’re having fun. However it’s not my first stint at Virgin Media, I completed a Year in Industry here working in Operations, and you can read all about that here! It’s been a busy old 12 months; I started the scheme working as a Project Manager in Core Networks and Operations, working on some massive projects, all to do with all the equipment which helps Virgin Media customers ta...

Completing my People Graduate Scheme in Amsterdam

Posted on 2 October 2017 at 3:21 PM by Niamh Doherty

I’ve just finished the People Graduate scheme and my last placement was certainly a memorable one! I had the fantastic opportunity of hopping over the water to Amsterdam for six months to work with our parent company Liberty Global. For a bit of context, the People Graduate scheme runs for 3 years, where you rotate on 6 month placements across the HR function. In my time I’ve worked in HR Projects, Business Partnering roles and Reward. It’s a great chance to try out different roles but als...

A Year in the Life of a Sales Graduate

Posted on 29 September 2017 at 11:39 AM by Aileen Walsh

12 months ago Aileen shared her application and on boarding experiences. Now a year later she's taken the time to let us know how she's getting on. Well let’s start by saying that I cannot believe it’s been a year since I started working for Virgin Media Business. The time has flown by and when I was asked to write this blog I couldn’t believe how much I have done since starting on the scheme! But let’s go back to the very beginning – it’s a very good place to start after all! My first da...

An introduction to Dan: VMB Intern

Posted on 28 September 2017 at 1:58 PM by Dan Gibbs

Hi there, my names Dan and I am the 2017/18 Marketing intern for Virgin Media Business; prior to my year in industry I studied Business Management at the University of Leeds and always had an soft spot for Marketing after running a viral social media account. The VMB placement caught my eye due to the vibrant culture the company gives out as well as the fantastic reviews across various placement websites. At the time of writing this I am currently 2 months into my placement and I already f...