Best Places to Work in IT 2013 Employer Profile

No. 72

FedEx

Memphis, Tenn. [South Atlantic]
http://www.fedex.com
http://careers.fedex.com

Why you want to work there

The IT professionals at Memphis-based FedEx support four major operating units and operations worldwide. The shipping company offers them an array of professional development options, including a series of virtual training workshops that cover technical, process-oriented and career-related topics. In addition, the IT Education and Development team offers a program called Knowledge Share, a series of trade-show-style events designed to offer a fun and interactive learning experience. FedEx also has an internal social networking and collaboration platform called Purple Hub that connects IT team members with co-workers around the globe.

Rank by company size:
Large, No. 34

Employee Statistics

Total U.S.-based employees: 122,882

Total U.S.-based IT employees: 6,141

IT employee turnover in 2012: 11%

IT promotions in 2012: 7%

Training

Training days offered per IT employee in 2012: 7

Training budget per IT employee in 2012: $1,109

Women in IT

Total percentage of women within IT: 33%

Percentage of IT managers who are women: 26%

Percentage of IT staffers (non-managers) who are women: 34%

Minorities in IT

Total percentage of minorities within IT: 31%

Percentage of IT managers who are minorities: 19%

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