Best Places to Work in IT 2015 Employer Profile

No. 14, Large


Minneapolis, Minn. [North Central]

Why you want to work there

The global IT team at this Minneapolis medical device maker is constantly pushing the newest technology, and the company supports that work by giving its tech professionals an average of 10 days of training per year. Employees are able to work on a variety of challenging projects. To help people maintain work/life balance, Medtronic offers flexible scheduling options and wellness-oriented amenities such as on-site day care and health clubs.

Employee Statistics

Total U.S.-based employees: 26,854

Total U.S.-based IT employees: 1,165

IT employee turnover in 2014: 6%

IT promotions in 2014: 12%


Training days offered per IT employee in 2014: 10

Training budget per IT employee in 2014: $1,459