Best Places to Work in IT 2017 Employer Profile

No. 1, Large

Quicken Loans

Detroit, Mich. [North Central]
Quicken Loans
Credit: Quicken Loans

Why you want to work there

Top 10 Rankings: No. 4 for benefits, No. 5 for training, No. 8 for career development, No. 8 for retention
The culture at this Detroit-based online mortgage company allows team members to flourish professionally and personally. Employees work with cutting-edge technologies in an environment where they can see how their contributions help transform the business. Quicken Loans offers multiple programs to support employee contributions and innovation, from regular hackathons to an idea-incubating program known as Cheese Factory. As part of an effort to make Quicken Loans a fun place to work, the IT department has a team of staffers who organize regular festivities, and the company has rewards and recognition programs and holds regular social events. Other programs help promote open communication throughout the IT team.

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Employee Statistics

Total U.S.-based employees: 16,630

Total U.S.-based IT employees: 1,499

IT employee turnover in 2016: 6%

IT promotions in 2016: 11%


Training days offered per IT employee in 2016: 15

Training budget per IT employee in 2016: $4,003

PTO and Healthcare

Days of paid time off after one year of service: 25

Days of paid time off after 10 years of service: 35

Percentage of employee health insurance premium paid by employer: 76%