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8.0 / 10 Overall Satisfaction
(based on 28 ratings in 2014)
"Innovative, forward-thinking and ambitious."
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...

"Have a look at logical reasoning tests and at websites about testing. Get a general..."

"The culture is good however it can be difficult to socialise if not working directly..."

"Dress code is business casual. Shirt, shoes, slacks and no tie. Plenty of office..."

"Nine to five is the standard, extra hours are expected at certain stages of projects..."

"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,..."

"For graduate applicants there's a day-long assessment program at the company HQ...."

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

"Consultants are encouraged to follow the green initiatives that are at their client..."

"There is a good career management structure and always someone to contact if you..."

"SQS is currently only 25% women however this is something it is looking to increase...."

"There is one promotion possibility a year. Once you put in the hard work and give..."

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

"My current role is very interesting. I am currently a test lead for a team that has..."

"The many opportunities for growth and to up-skill with more training which is actively..."

"Sometimes there isn't enough direction given to newer graduates, (however they are..."

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

"Innovative, forward-thinking and ambitious."

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

"There is plenty of free online and classroom training available. There are also 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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