Best Places to Work in IT 2015 Employer Profile

No. 12, Midsize


Houston, Texas [South Central]

Why you want to work there

The "IT DNA" of this Houston-based deep-water drilling company emphasizes working well together, following the rules and delivering superior customer service. Continual mentoring by the IT management team and personal interaction with the CIO keep tech staffers on an upward career path. Individual achievements are recognized at town hall meetings and off-site team-building events, often with financial awards. In a revised 401(k) program, an employer contribution equals 200% of the first 5% of an employee's salary.

Employee Statistics

Total U.S.-based employees: 2,942

Total U.S.-based IT employees: 75

IT employee turnover in 2014: 24%

IT promotions in 2014: 4%


Training days offered per IT employee in 2014: 5

Training budget per IT employee in 2014: $1,977