Employer Profile

No. 70

BNSF Railway

Fort Worth, Texas [South Central]
http://www.bnsf.com
http://www.bnsf.com/careers

Why you want to work there

Top 10 ranking: No. 2 for career development
At this Fort Worth, Texas-based freight transportation company, IT employees have opportunities to broaden and deepen their skills through challenging assignments, training, tuition reimbursement and mentoring programs. BNSF also dishes out an annual bonus based on company and individual performance. Its corporate headquarters facility, which features an award-winning architectural design, includes an employee cafeteria, a fitness center and a two-mile walking path, and it's home to a large art collection.

Rank by company size:
Large, No. 37

Employee Statistics

Total U.S.-based employees:
35000
Total U.S.-based IT employees:
607
IT employee turnover in 2012:
5%
IT promotions in 2012:
12%

Training

Training days offered per IT employee in 2012:
2
Training budget per IT employee in 2012:
$1129

Women in IT

Total percentage of women within IT:
26%
Percentage of IT managers who are women:
27%
Percentage of IT staffers (non-managers) who are women:
26%

Minorities in IT

Total percentage of minorities within IT:
22%
Percentage of IT managers who are minorities:
11%
Percentage of IT staffers (non-managers) who are minorities:
25%