Best Places to Work in IT 2016 Employer Profile

No. 12, Midsize


Bedford, Mass. [New England]

Why you want to work there

RSA, the Bedford, Mass.-based security division of EMC, offers employees competitive salaries and bonuses, world-class benefits and challenging growth and development opportunities. The company's offices have amenities such as fitness centers, game rooms, exceptional cafeterias and break rooms stocked with complimentary snacks. Extras include dry cleaning services and on-site ATMs. A community giveback program allows employees to take up to 24 hours per calendar year to do volunteer work on behalf of a charitable organization or cause of their choice. Companywide community service projects include food drives, clothing drives and fundraising efforts for local animal shelters.

Employee Statistics

Total U.S.-based employees: 1,544

Total U.S.-based IT employees: 36

IT employee turnover in 2015: 11%

IT promotions in 2015: 5%


Training days offered per IT employee in 2015: 20

Training budget per IT employee in 2015: $2,157

PTO and Healthcare

Days of paid time off after one year of service: 23

Days of paid time off after 10 years of service: 28

Percentage of employee health insurance premium paid by employer: 75%