Best Places to Work in IT 2012 Employer Profile

No. 51

Heartland Payment Systems

Princeton, N.J. [Middle Atlantic]
http://www.HeartlandPaymentSystems.com
http://www.HeartlandPaymentSystems.com/Careers

Why you want to work there

Innovation is what makes IT professionals thrive -- and at this Princeton, N.J.-based payments processor, they get plenty of it. IT is not only one of Heartland's core competencies, but also a primary business driver. Recent examples of IT innovations include moving the company's core payment processing platforms to a cloud model and implementing an iPad-enabled CRM tool.

Rank by company size:
Medium, No. 17

Employee Statistics

Total U.S.-based employees: 2,656

Total U.S.-based IT employees: 414

IT employee turnover in 2011: 12%

IT promotions in 2011: 5%

Training

Training days offered per IT employee in 2011: 3

Training budget per IT employee in 2011: $1,449

Women in IT

Total percentage of women within IT: 25%

Percentage of IT managers who are women: 26%

Percentage of IT staffers (non-managers) who are women: 25%

Minorities in IT

Total percentage of minorities within IT: 23%

Percentage of IT managers who are minorities: 17%

Percentage of IT staffers (non-managers) who are minorities: 24%