Best Places to Work in IT 2013 Employer Profile

No. 1

Quicken Loans

Detroit, Mich. [North Central]
http://www.quickenloans.com
http://www.quickenloanscareers.com

Why you want to work there

Top 10 rankings: No. 2 for retention, No. 4 for diversity, No. 4 for career development, No. 9 for training
This Detroit-based online mortgage lender offers IT workers more than 200 hours of training each year, including 40 hours of external training through industry conferences, guest speakers and skills development programs directly relating to their area of expertise. Perks include a casual dress code, spot bonuses and free trips to amusement parks, concerts and sporting events such as the Quicken Loans 400 NASCAR race. Team members who have gone above and beyond the call of duty are formally honored at the Gilbert Awards, which are named after the company's founder and fashioned after the Academy Awards.

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Rank by company size:
Medium, No. 1

Employee Statistics

Total U.S.-based employees: 9,641

Total U.S.-based IT employees: 859

IT employee turnover in 2012: 5%

IT promotions in 2012: 24%

Training

Training days offered per IT employee in 2012: 5

Training budget per IT employee in 2012: $3,201

Women in IT

Total percentage of women within IT: 38%

Percentage of IT managers who are women: 32%

Percentage of IT staffers (non-managers) who are women: 39%

Minorities in IT

Total percentage of minorities within IT: 31%

Percentage of IT managers who are minorities: 21%

Percentage of IT staffers (non-managers) who are minorities: 33%