Best Places to Work in IT 2016 Employer Profile

No. 4, Small


Edison, N.J. [Mid Atlantic]
Credit: Marilee Rubino

Why you want to work there

Top 10 rankings: No. 1 for retention
Employees at this fast-growing, Infor-focused IT services and software development company enjoy flexible schedules, great pay, interesting work, supportive colleagues and competitive benefits. Edison, N.J.-based Avaap invests in training and certifications to ensure that its IT employees have the skills they need and are up to date on the latest technologies. Whether they work locally or in remote offices, all employees gather once a year for a meeting that includes a business review, team-building exercises and a celebration. This year, Avaap will bring its entire workforce to New York for a three-day get-together to celebrate its 10-year anniversary.

Employee Statistics

Total U.S.-based employees: 200

Total U.S.-based IT employees: 163

IT employee turnover in 2015: 10%

IT promotions in 2015: 10%


Training days offered per IT employee in 2015: 10

Training budget per IT employee in 2015: $1,840

PTO and Healthcare

Days of paid time off after one year of service: 15

Days of paid time off after 10 years of service: 20

Percentage of employee health insurance premium paid by employer: 66%