Best Places to Work in IT 2014 Employer Profile

No. 5, Small

Commonwealth Financial Network

Waltham, Mass. [New England]

Why you want to work there

Agile, fast-paced IT work is balanced by a supportive culture at this financial services company in Waltham, Mass. IT pros collaborate with business stakeholders on a variety of interesting and challenging projects. Staffers who have been with the company for three years are eligible for a free vacation rental at one of the chairman's properties in the Dominican Republic; Key Biscayne, Fla.; Cape Cod; Las Vegas; Sunday River, Maine; or Meredith Bay, N.H.

Employee Statistics

Total U.S.-based employees: 612

Total U.S.-based IT employees: 169

IT employee turnover in 2013: 6%

IT promotions in 2013: 22%


Training days offered per IT employee in 2013: 5

Training budget per IT employee in 2013: $5,325