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8.0 / 10 Overall Satisfaction
(based on 28 ratings in 2014)
"Innovation, dynamic, professional."
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...."

"Social events are quite frequent, which is a great way for people to get to know..."

"The offices are located in the heart of Dublin. They are modern offices with adequate..."

"I work a 40 hour week (9:00am - 5:30/6:00pm). Flexibility depends on the client site..."

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

"There are a lot of free nights out. We also have travel expenses, lunches, dinners,..."

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

"I was asked about my strengths and weaknesses, how well I work with people and what..."

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

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

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

"I currently work in test automation and my day-to-day responsibilities would include..."

"Good working atmosphere; young, growing culture within the company."

"Often you only get to know people that you work on-site with rather than people in..."

"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..."

"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..."

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

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