Best Places to Work in IT 2014 Employer Profile

No. 9, Small

SimpliVity

Westborough, Mass. [New England]
http://www.simplivity.com/
http://www.simplivity.com/Careers-at-SimpliVity.html

Why you want to work there

Current employees stand to gain as this Westborough, Mass.-based provider of infrastructure technology pursues a plan to increase its headcount by 300% this year: Workers who refer qualified candidates receive $5,000 if the hire is successful. The company also has a management training program to develop talent from within. Every team member holds stock options and participates in a quarterly bonus program. Other perks include free lunches that can feature sushi, a sundae bar or a catered barbecue; state-of-the-art IT equipment, labs and other facilities; and 100% coverage for medical deductibles.

Employee Statistics

Total U.S.-based employees:
173
Total U.S.-based IT employees:
94
IT employee turnover in 2014:
4%
IT promotions in 2014:
3%

Training

Training days offered per IT employee in 2014:
5
Training budget per IT employee in 2014:
$319