Best Places to Work in IT 2016 Employer Profile

No. 27, Small

Magenium Solutions

Glen Ellyn, Ill. [North Central]
Magenium Solutions
Credit: Forward Space

Why you want to work there

Top 10 rankings: No. 2 for training
Employee comfort and creativity are a priority at this Chicago-area provider of Microsoft-centric IT services and solutions. Relaxed workspaces designed to foster productivity and camaraderie feature adjustable-height desks and treadmill desks. Magenium also offers an on-site workout facility, and employees can run, bike or walk along the adjacent Illinois Prairie Path at lunch. Team lunches and happy hours, an annual summer outing for employees and their families, and a holiday party, where employees receive gifts such as GoPro cameras and Amazon Echos, help employees feel connected and valued.

Employee Statistics

Total U.S.-based employees: 53

Total U.S.-based IT employees: 46

IT employee turnover in 2015: 2%

IT promotions in 2015: 3%


Training days offered per IT employee in 2015: 7

Training budget per IT employee in 2015: $2,935

PTO and Healthcare

Days of paid time off after one year of service: 20

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

Percentage of employee health insurance premium paid by employer: 90%