Best Places to Work in IT 2014 Employer Profile

No. 4, Midsize


Redwood City, Calif. [Pacific]

Why you want to work there

Top 10 rankings: No. 1 for training
Technologists clearly feel valued at this Redwood City, Calif.-based provider of enterprise data integration software, which offers IT employees 16 days of training per year. For one global IT meeting, Informatica flew workers from nine different countries to San Diego for team-building activities, hard work and sightseeing. At a beach party awards dinner, officials recognized the employees who best exemplified the company values of accountability, performance and empowerment.

Employee Statistics

Total U.S.-based employees: 1,410

Total U.S.-based IT employees: 76

IT employee turnover in 2013: 21%

IT promotions in 2013: 8%


Training days offered per IT employee in 2013: 16

Training budget per IT employee in 2013: $3,289