Get the inside buzz from interns at Metaswitch Networks

8.2 / 10 Overall Satisfaction
(based on 21 ratings in 2015)
"A really friendly company that invests a lot into its people."
Pros: 
  • Interns feel very welcomed into the company and lots of social activities are organised outside of work.
  • Supervisors are seated close by to be available for support whenever needed.
  • Training on a wide range of skills and coding languages is available.
  • Interns make useful contributions to real projects while working at the company.
Cons: 
  • You may not be on a team with other interns.
  • Some felt that the remuneration wasn’t as high as at other companies.
  • The company-provided housing could be of a higher quality.
  • Some felt that more information about the roles and duties could be provided before the internship starts.
Culture
8.7 / 10
 
Hours
8.1 / 10
 
Training
7.9 / 10
 
Remuneration
7.9 / 10
 
Integration
8.1 / 10
 

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"I had to fill out a long online form about my qualifications and why I was well suited..."

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"I was unfortunate in that there were no other interns in my team."

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"I would have liked there to be more interns in the office I was working in."

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