Yell Staff Spotlight: Leo Perrotta, Head of Quality

Leo Perrotta

In the first of our Staff Spotlight blog posts, Yell Careers chats to our Head of Quality, Leo Perrotta to find out about quality engineering at Yell, what his role involves and his love for all things Agile.

Originally from Italy, Leo has worked in technical teams in five countries, including Sweden and China. He joined Yell in February 2016 and is based in our Reading Head Office.
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Yell hosts Undergraduate Placement Assessment Days

This April, Yell hosted two Undergraduate Assessment Days for the new Yell Software Engineering Training Programme.

The scheme will see four talented computer science students join Yell’s engineering wizards for a one year placement in our software engineering department.
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Yell Careers win Onrec Social Media Award

Yell’s Talent Acquisition Team have been honoured with the Innovative Use of Social Media in the Recruitment Process Award at the Onrec Online Recruitment Awards 2016.

The renowned awards ceremony from online recruitment news resource Onrec, now in its 12th year, celebrates talent and achievements in the online recruitment industry over the past 12 months.
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Yell is one of the best places to work in 2016

Yell are happy to announce we have been named one of the top 25 UK companies to work for in 2016, according to employer-ratings and job search website Glassdoor.

The Glassdoor Employees’ Choice Awards, now in their eighth year, are judged by anonymous staff reviews shared on Glassdoor throughout the past twelve months. Feedback looks at work environment, company culture and overall job satisfaction to determine the company’s ranking.
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