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Get the Inside Buzz on SQS Group

8.0 / 10 Overall Satisfaction
(based on 28 ratings in 2014)
"Professional, dedicated company, striving to make us the best at what we do."
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...

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

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

"Offices are nice and very central. But we are based out in different companies. The..."

"A flexi-time system is in operation which allows employees to start work any time..."

"We get decent pay for a graduate position in an IT company."

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

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

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

"The company runs a bike to work scheme is popular."

"There is a good career management structure and always someone to contact if you..."

"SQS is a very diverse company, with sites all over the globe. The graduate programme..."

"There is a yearly review where you get the opportunity to say why you deserve a promotion...."

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

"I work out on a client's site writing and executing test cases for the functionality..."

"The work is challenging and fulfilling and you get a feeling of satisfaction when..."

"Occasionally you can end up with a lot on your plate between commitments to the company..."

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

"Innovative, forward-thinking and ambitious."

"I was referred, so I chose the company based on what I had heard from my referral,..."

"Industry-recognised certification courses are available as SQS run these as a training..."

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

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

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