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"There's a yearly panto where the exec team is constantly ripped into. The exec team come and laugh along and don't even fire the whole cast! It's very nice of them."
Support, Graduate, Enfield, London
"We have an annual company-wide competition that lasts the length of the summer. Everyone who wishes to take part (which is most of the company) is assigned to a team and competes in events for points. These events include a van pull, bowling, golf, video game competitions, GeoGuessr etc. It's very good fun!"
Graduate, Enfield (on the outskirts of London)
"We started off making automatic tills."
Entry level, Enfield
"Because we're based in Enfield and not central London, commuting to work doesn't involve getting on a packed train into the City."
Graduate, Enfield, London
"We have a surprisingly large Nerf gun repository."
Graduate, Edinburgh
"We have multiple TV-quiz champions, a former Big Brother contestant, multiple national-level Ultimate Frisbee players and a couple of 100+ marathon runners."
Graduate, London


"The company started off making tills."
Entry level, Enfield, North London
"Metaswitch used to be called data connection, so all our products start with DC."
Graduate, Enfield
"The majority of people working here did not study computer science."
Graduate, Enfield, London
"Bill Gates once visited our office in Enfield North London."
Experienced, Enfield, North London
"The company's current name, Metaswitch, is derived from the name of the telecoms switching hardware that was the company's primary product ten to fifteen years ago."
Graduate, Edinburgh
"We have two Countdown champions working here."
Graduate, London
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