Best Places to Work in IT 2013 Employer Profile

No. 55

DHL Express

Plantation, Fla. [South Atlantic]
http://www.dhl-usa.com/en/express.html
http://www.dhl-usa.com/en/careers.html

Why you want to work there

At this Plantation, Fla.-based employer, the U.S. arm of express delivery giant DHL, IT employees meet with their supervisors to set annual development plans. The opportunity to meet and work with people from diverse backgrounds who possess a wide range of skill sets is an added perk. In order to drive innovation and keep employees abreast of new technologies, DHL reimburses IT employees up to $5,000 per year for technology certifications. In addition, IT staffers receive two weeks' paid training based on defined career expectations.

Rank by company size:
Medium, No. 16

Employee Statistics

Total U.S.-based employees: 5,625

Total U.S.-based IT employees: 71

IT employee turnover in 2012: 5%

IT promotions in 2012: 7%

Training

Training days offered per IT employee in 2012: 12

Training budget per IT employee in 2012: $1,056

Women in IT

Total percentage of women within IT: 27%

Percentage of IT managers who are women: 20%

Percentage of IT staffers (non-managers) who are women: 29%

Minorities in IT

Total percentage of minorities within IT: 31%

Percentage of IT managers who are minorities: 7%

Percentage of IT staffers (non-managers) who are minorities: 38%