Best Places to Work in IT 2014 Employer Profile

No. 8, Small

NISC (National Information Solutions Cooperative)

Lake St. Louis, Mo. [North Central]

Why you want to work there

Teamwork is a hallmark of the environment at NISC, a data-processing and billing company in Lake Saint Louis, Mo., where IT takes a team approach to handling everything from end-user support to software development. To make sure everyone feels like part of the NISC team, the CEO personally welcomes each new hire. And the company sponsors forums, social get-togethers and family events to encourage collaboration. Onsite workout facilities keep employees healthy, Ping-Pong lightens the mood, and NISC's Benevolence Fund gives people a way to help out co-workers in times of need.

Employee Statistics

Total U.S.-based employees: 979

Total U.S.-based IT employees: 399

IT employee turnover in 2013: 5%

IT promotions in 2013: 12%


Training days offered per IT employee in 2013: 12

Training budget per IT employee in 2013: $550