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Get the Inside Buzz on SQS Group

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...

"Research the company before applying, as well as what is involved in software testing...."

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

"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..."

"Pay is okay at graduate level but it will go up as I gain experience."

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

"Interview process is probably tougher than most but at the same time nothing to be..."

"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..."

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

"My day-to-day work includes analysing requirements, writing and executing tests,..."

"The opportunity to gain experience over several industries."

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

"SQS was started in 1982 in Cologne - Germany."

"A growing, change-embracing company with an enthusiastic and committed workforce..."

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

"Training is planned with meeting learning objectives as a priority. Feedback is ..."

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

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