Best Places to Work in IT 2014 Employer Profile

No. 13, Large

Booz Allen Hamilton

McLean, Va. [South Atlantic]

Why you want to work there

Top 10 rankings: No. 7 for benefits
The IT team at this global consulting firm based in McLean, Va., made big contributions in 2013. IT projects focusing on mobile and mobile security, network security, cloud computing and social engagement delivered business value last year. In return for those efforts, the firm remains committed to providing flexible work arrangements. Its "Work Where We Live" policy encourages staffers to telecommute regularly, and to work from the Booz Allen location closest to their homes when they do need to come into the office. In a recent survey, 80% of staff reported that they work flexible schedules and 75% said they telecommute regularly.

Employee Statistics

Total U.S.-based employees: 22,274

Total U.S.-based IT employees: 287

IT employee turnover in 2013: 19%

IT promotions in 2013: 10%


Training days offered per IT employee in 2013: 4

Training budget per IT employee in 2013: $1,350