Best Places to Work in IT 2015 Employer Profile

No. 4, Large

Sharp Healthcare

San Diego, Calif. [Pacific]

Why you want to work there

IT employees at this group of hospitals and healthcare facilities in the San Diego area have opportunities to grow within the organization through work on initiatives involving cutting-edge technologies, such as telework and telemedicine systems. The company encourages cross-team collaboration and participation in formal and informal training programs, including Six Sigma Yellow Belt and Green Belt certification classes through Sharp's Six Sigma organization. Leadership supports IT employees' charitable work through the Employee Action Team and other volunteer programs.

Employee Statistics

Total U.S.-based employees: 16,715

Total U.S.-based IT employees: 469

IT employee turnover in 2014: 6%

IT promotions in 2014: 9%


Training days offered per IT employee in 2014: 3

Training budget per IT employee in 2014: $1,991