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8.0 / 10 Overall Satisfaction
(based on 28 ratings in 2014)
"Dynamic, progressive, challenging."
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...

"Be honest about your ability. There is no harm brushing up on your skills that you..."

"The culture is good however it can be difficult to socialise if not working directly..."

"New office located in North Wall Quay, good location next to the red line Luas. The..."

"I work a 40 hour week (9:00am - 5:30/6:00pm). Flexibility depends on the client site..."

"If you work hard within the company and take part in giving back to the company you..."

"We get travel expenses, health insurance, we have a club allowance and a contributed..."

"The interview comprised of an assessment day which had an interview, competency based..."

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

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

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

"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..."

"Corporate social responsibility is an area which SQS needs to work on and I believe..."

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

"The many opportunities for growth and to up-skill with more training which is actively..."

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

"It is one of the largest sole play testing companies in the world."

"Professional, dedicated company, striving to make us the best at what we do."

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

"There is an extremely good training program within SQS. SQS provides numerous training..."

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

"The company should give graduates the chance to take responsibility and control in..."

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