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Get the Inside Buzz on SQS Group

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...

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

"There is no problem to chat and enjoy ourselves in work as long as we still get work..."

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

"Work hours usually reflect those of the clients. Currently I am working 8:00am-5:00pm..."

"I am only starting out so my salary is still basic at the minute but it will get..."

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

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

"The questions I was asked were about my experience and education. I was also asked..."

"SQS has all of its information online, with a view to eliminate unnecessary printing,..."

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

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

"Graduates are marked against a 'graduate scorecard' which measures their progress..."

"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..."

"Variety of work; friendly, helpful colleagues; training opportunities."

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

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

"Encouraging, approachable, friendly."

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

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

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

"All new grads spend three weeks in South Africa, I would like to see an extra week..."

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