Best Places to Work in IT 2012 Employer Profile

No. 65

The Mitre Corp.

McLean, Va. [South Atlantic]
http://www.mitre.org
http://www.mitre.org/employment/

Why you want to work there

IT workers at this not-for-profit science and engineering organization in Bedford, Mass., have trouble picking their favorite perk. Both the work/life balance program and the retirement plan get high marks. The flexible work program offers eight options, including flextime, teleworking, job sharing and part-time employment. The retirement program has a 99% employee participation rate and provides more than 100 investment options.

Rank by company size:
Medium, No. 22

Employee Statistics

Total U.S.-based employees:
7,615
Total U.S.-based IT employees:
410
IT employee turnover in 2012:
3%
IT promotions in 2012:
5%

Training

Training days offered per IT employee in 2012:
6
Training budget per IT employee in 2012:
$2,329

Women in IT

Total percentage of women within IT:
32%
Percentage of IT managers who are women:
34%
Percentage of IT staffers (non-managers) who are women:
31%

Minorities in IT

Total percentage of minorities within IT:
19%
Percentage of IT managers who are minorities:
8%
Percentage of IT staffers (non-managers) who are minorities:
22%