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8.0 / 10 Overall Satisfaction
(based on 28 ratings in 2014)
"Innovative, forward-thinking and ambitious."
  • 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
  • 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
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What insiders say about...

"Brush up on your programming skills and aptitude tests in general."

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"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..."

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

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

"I was asked about my strengths and weaknesses, how well I work with people and what..."

"SQS is part of the bike to work program which encourages employees to cycle to work..."

"Each consultant has a site lead and a career manager. In my experience, both are..."

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

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

"I am currently taking part in young enterprise scheme which involves taking classes..."

"My current role is very interesting. I am currently a test lead for a team that has..."

"A friendly workforce. You are given opportunities to learn and grow your career."

"Because SQS is a consultancy-based firm, you don't often get to see colleagues who..."

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

"Innovative, forward-thinking and ambitious."

"I wanted the opportunity to work for a growing international company and an opportunity..."

"You can book your own training courses and there is a wide variety of classroom training..."

"I am not sure. SQS advertise their positions on the net. They are open for anyone..."

"I think the grad scheme should be tailored to different streams."

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