Get the inside buzz from interns at Metaswitch Networks

8.2 / 10 Overall Satisfaction
(based on 21 ratings in 2015)
"Challenging work with some good 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
 

What insiders say about...

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

"There are many social activities even in the smaller offices (start and end drinks..."

"They were flexible (as in you could start at 10:00am) but had to make sure you got..."

"Free drinks at the pub every time a new intern started/another ended, (which happened..."

"I was asked the standard 'why Metaswitch' questions, and had to solve some logic..."

"My role involved programming in Python to complete a self-contained project designed..."

"The amount of time the employees and company set aside to make sure that the internship..."

"My role could have had a bit more variety. Where I was working, the role was coding..."

"Excellent learning experience, gave insight into work as a software engineer."

"I was impressed by the presentation Metaswitch gave at my university last year and..."

"I was taught the programming language I would need at the start of my internship...."

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

"I was paid £1,200/month, around £7.50 an hour. As I was still in school at the..."

"I sat right next to my manager for the duration of my internship and think he made..."

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