Best Places to Work in IT 2015 Employer Profile

No. 18, Large

Booz Allen Hamilton

McLean, Va. [South Atlantic]

Why you want to work there

This global consulting firm, based in McLean, Va., gives its IT employees a flexible environment where they can stretch their skills and collaborate. Leaders are always on the lookout for ways to give staffers opportunities to build stronger, more productive working relationships. In 2014, Booz Allen issued what it called a Centennial Community Challenge, appealing to employees to collectively perform 100,000 hours of volunteer work; the staff exceeded the goal by more than 55,000 hours.

Employee Statistics

Total U.S.-based employees: 21,819

Total U.S.-based IT employees: 303

IT employee turnover in 2014: 10%

IT promotions in 2014: 10%


Training days offered per IT employee in 2014: 5

Training budget per IT employee in 2014: $1,341