Best Places to Work in IT 2014 Employer Profile

No. 22, Large

Medtronic

Minneapolis, Minn. [North Central]
http://www.medtronic.com
http://www.medtronic.com/careers

Why you want to work there

This Minneapolis-based medical device maker strives to improve the health of employees and their families with a full range of wellness-oriented amenities and services, including on-site daycare, health clubs, fitness programs, walking/running paths, a 50% employee discount on the Weight Watchers at Work program, and access to wellness coaches and nutritionists. Medtronic's CIO Award is presented annually to celebrate the hard work and contributions of IT employees; honorees receive a cash prize, a trophy and companywide acclaim.

Employee Statistics

Total U.S.-based employees:
22,753
Total U.S.-based IT employees:
1,060
IT employee turnover in 2014:
9%
IT promotions in 2014:
14%

Training

Training days offered per IT employee in 2014:
10
Training budget per IT employee in 2014:
$1,156