QS Careers and Job Opportunities

Join us on our mission to empower motivated people across the world to fulfill their potential through higher education.

Our people

“In my 20 years at QS, I’ve met thousands of university partners from across the globe. Together, they are a powerful force to change lives and make a better world. Unleashing that potential is our mission and my passion.”

A portrait photo of Ben Sowter, Senior Vice President for Institutional Performance, looking into the camera and smiling.
Ben Sowter Senior Vice President, Institutional Performance

Our culture

Be helpful. Be authentic. Be independent. Be ambitious.

At QS, we foster a flexible working environment that encourages our employees to own their careers and thrive both personally and professionally. We collaborate, respect and support one another  – values which underpin our company culture.

We make sure our people have opportunities to fulfill their potential and ensure the diversity of our teams is celebrated. We feel strongly that sharing our varied talents and expertise enables us to learn, grow and achieve our individual and collective goals.

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We have over 800 talented QSers from over

50 nationalities around the world.

*Data as of September 2023

Why join QS?

Career progression

At QS, we’re extremely passionate about empowering career progression and pride ourselves on nurturing and developing internal talent.


At QS, we’ve adopted an agile approach to working and offer three flexible working options, depending on the role: office, hybrid and remote.

Diversity and inclusion

QS is proud to be a fair and equal organisation where everyone has the opportunity to achieve their full potential.

Health and wellbeing

Our people enjoy a range of benefits to help support and nourish their wellbeing – from virtual tools to in-person wellness events.

Top 100 Most Loved Workplaces for 2023

QS has been proudly recognised in Newsweek’s list of the Top 100 Most Loved Workplaces® for 2023. This is a testament to the positive workplace culture we’ve nurtured, and each and every one of you has played an instrumental role in earning this recognition.

Diversity, equity, inclusion and belonging at QS

Inclusiveness, equality, and diversity are about valuing our people, at all levels, wherever they work and whatever they do. We believe that promoting and supporting inclusiveness, and making the most of diversity creates a workplace where people can thrive. By educating and advocating for our team, we have created a community of acceptance where you can be your true self and diverse perspectives are celebrated.

50% of managers

and members of the leadership team at QS are women

*Data as of September 2023

Diversity networks at QS

Our employee networks play an important role in building our culture and promoting diversity, equity, inclusion and belonging at QS. They teach us how we can embed inclusive practices within leadership, create communities that bring us together, provide guidance on company policies. Most importantly, our networks help create an environment where QSers receive support tailored to their needs, and where we can be respected for being our authentic selves.

Women Inspire Network (WIN)

The Women Inspire Network (WIN) provides networking opportunities for QS women and their allies, celebrates the successes of women, promotes meaningful discussion, training and action, and focuses on connecting women across QS.

REACH (Race, Ethnicity and Cultural Heritage) Network

REACH is a community that fosters inclusivity, diversity, and cultural awareness of everyone’s heritage. It provides a safe space for people, no matter their religious beliefs or cultural heritage to celebrate and engage in meaningful discussions, to support each other’s personal and professional growth at QS.

LGBTQIA+ Network

The QS LGBTQIA+ Network raises the visibility of LGBTQIA+ people across the company and awareness of issues affecting the community. With regular events to celebrate and commemorate key milestones throughout the year, the network ensures that QS continues to be an inclusive environment that empowers its people to build successful careers irrespective of individual backgrounds or personal attributes.

UNITE Network

UNITE fosters a culture that embraces and values the unique attributes and perspectives of all individuals, focusing on areas such as neurodiversity, age diversity, visible and non-visible disabilities and more.

93% of employees

say that QS shows diversity is important through concrete actions

*Data as of September 2023

Flexible working at QS

At QS, we embrace a hybrid working model that is not just a policy but a cultivation of our vibrant, inclusive, and high-performance culture. We believe that innovation flourishes where flexibility and collaboration intersect, and our hybrid principles are designed to ignite passion, commitment, and a shared sense of purpose across our global community. By thoughtfully balancing in-office collaboration with the autonomy of working from home, QS empowers you to thrive wherever you are, fostering both personal and professional growth.

In joining the QS team, you’ll experience a workplace that celebrates meaningful connections, values the diversity of contributions, and prioritises wellbeing and career development. Whether you’re orchestrating change from our dynamic office environment or driving excellence from your home office, we provide the framework and support to ensure you are a vital part of our connected community. At QS, your work is impactful, your presence is valued, and together, we’re shaping the future of education and career success. Discover how our approach to hybrid work can unlock your potential and contribute to a sustainable, rewarding career path.

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If you have a query about an open vacancy, or simply want to know more about what it’s like to work at QS, our supportive talent acquisition team
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