Best Places to Work in IT 2017 Employer Profile

No. 20, Midsize


Phoenix, Ariz. [Mountain]
Credit: Andrew Langdal

Why you want to work there

A collaborative company culture takes center stage at this four-year-old Phoenix-based provider of a one-stop shopping service for used-car buying. IT employees work on products that are disrupting the auto sales industry in an atmosphere that fosters work/life balance. Company lunches, happy hours, sporting events and holiday outings get employees out from behind their desks and talking to one another. Carvana pays 100% of employees' healthcare premiums and offers employees discounts on car purchases, days off on their birthdays and free lunch from a food truck every day.

Employee Statistics

Total U.S.-based employees: 1,169

Total U.S.-based IT employees: 111

IT employee turnover in 2016: 2%

IT promotions in 2016: 13%


Training days offered per IT employee in 2016: No set maximum

Training budget per IT employee in 2016: $5,856

PTO and Healthcare

Days of paid time off after one year of service: 21

Days of paid time off after 10 years of service: No set maximum

Percentage of employee health insurance premium paid by employer: 100%