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Get the Inside Buzz on SQS Group

8.0 / 10 Overall Satisfaction
(based on 28 ratings in 2014)
"Relevant, encouraging, interesting."
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."

"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..."

"We are client based so office hours have to be kept. There is always a little lee-way..."

"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..."

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

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

"Every employee is assigned a career manager. In this first year of the graduate programme..."

"I work with a wide range of people from the company who are from different ethnic..."

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

"SQS has begun to give back to the community through a school programme where consultants..."

"My day-to-day tasks vary but largely I am in charge of my own tasks and ensuring..."

"The opportunity to gain experience over several industries."

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

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

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

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

"Each graduate is placed on an intensive three-week training course in Durban, South..."

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

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

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