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8.0 / 10 Overall Satisfaction
(based on 28 ratings in 2014)
"A growing, change-embracing company with an enthusiastic and committed workforce."
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...

"Research the company well, be prepared for the interview on the day and brush up..."

"SQS has a very open, friendly and supportive culture. Questions are welcomed and..."

"The new SQS office is located on North Wall Quay, and had its official opening in..."

"We generally work 9:00am-5:30pm, but in cases where the company we are in are coming..."

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

"There are a lot of free nights out. We also have travel expenses, lunches, dinners,..."

"The interview and assessment process for graduates includes an introduction to SQS,..."

"Interview questions include: what are your strengths and weaknesses? Have you had..."

"Consultants are encouraged to follow the green initiatives that are at their client..."

"Managers are all very accessible. In fact, the MD invites questions and queries to..."

"There are people of all races and genders working in the company and there are no..."

"If you work hard and are flexible while being innovative you will progress. This..."

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

"My day-to-day responsibilities include gathering, analysing and documenting requirements..."

"Structured career path, focus on training and development, strong support networ..."

"As a consultant, don't get to see some colleagues as often as you would like."

"The SQS Group (SQS) is the world’s leading specialist in software quality. SQS'..."

"Innovative, forward-thinking and ambitious."

"I chose SQS because it has a global profile, offers good training and is a growing..."

"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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