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8.0 / 10 Overall Satisfaction
(based on 28 ratings in 2014)
"Encouraging, approachable, friendly."
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...

"The best advice I can give is to revise coding skills and research the company."

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

"The office is located in the city centre with limited parking space so public transport..."

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

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

"Perks include health insurance, pension contribution and travel expenses to client's..."

"The application process was quite detailed and very well organised. It was very enjoyable..."

"My interviewer wanted to know if I had studied software testing in college, what..."

"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..."

"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..."

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

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

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

"Sometimes I have to move to a client or company that is far away from my house. When..."

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

"Innovative, forward-thinking and ambitious."

"SQS offers lots of opportunities to work in different areas and industries."

"The training programmes are excellent and offer a wide range in technical, certified..."

"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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