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SQS

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8.0 / 10 Overall Satisfaction
(based on 28 ratings in 2014)
"Innovative, forward-thinking and ambitious."
Pros: 
  • SQS strongly encourages graduates to take lots of training courses
  • Graduates are on a structured career path with lots of support
  • Great exposure to a wide range of companies and industries
  • When working in the main office, the atmosphere is friendly and supportive
Cons: 
  • You don't get to know the location of your next project in advance
  • Not many chances to get to know colleagues who work on other client sites
  • New graduates could probably use a little more direction
  • Could be more opportunities to take on extra responsibility
Culture
8.3 / 10
 
Offices & Dress
8.0 / 10
 
Hours
7.9 / 10
 
Salary
7.0 / 10
 
 
 
Diversity
8.8 / 10
 
 
CSR
7.0 / 10
 
Training
8.5 / 10
 

What insiders say about...

"Know the company brand well and be aware of the testing process."

"Social events are quite frequent, which is a great way for people to get to know..."

"The offices are located in the heart of Dublin. They are modern offices with adequate..."

"As a consultancy firm, the working hours can vary depending on the client site you..."

"My pay is not huge but for a graduate salary it is good. There are billable bonuses,..."

"SQS has the corporate box at Croke Park rented out for the year. Management will..."

"There was an all day assessment that involved a verbal, numerical, spatial and technical..."

"I was asked about my experience in IT, my skills, some situations I might find myself..."

"SQS has all of its information online, with a view to eliminate unnecessary printing,..."

"There is a set career manager system that could be improved (it's being reviewed..."

"SQS is very diverse in terms of culture. Non-nationals, people from the LGBT community..."

"It's a little difficult to get promoted but if it was easy, everyone would do it..."

"I have been involved in the Junior Achievement Initiative where members of our staff..."

"I test software for clients. It can be very hard and demanding or challenging at..."

"The opportunity to gain experience over several industries."

"Often you only get to know people that you work on-site with rather than people in..."

"SQS send their graduates to train in South Africa for three weeks before they st..."

"Relevant, encouraging, interesting."

"I chose SQS as it offers the chance to keep moving around different companies and..."

"The training programmes are excellent and offer a wide range in technical, certified..."

"If you can prove you have the required skill set then I don't believe there is any..."

"All new grads spend three weeks in South Africa, I would like to see an extra week..."

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