Best Places to Work in IT 2012 Employer Profile

No. 85

Hess Corp.

New York, N.Y. [Middle Atlantic]
http://www.hess.com
http://www.hess.com/careers

Why you want to work there

More than 20% of the IT staff at this New York-based oil and gas company recently attended an IT leadership conference in Seattle, where they participated in strategic planning, toured Microsoft headquarters and volunteered at the Ryther Child Center, which offers behavioral health services for children and their families. When parts of North Dakota were devastated by record flooding last summer, Hess was part of the recovery, donating $1 million for relief and rebuilding efforts.

Rank by company size:
Large, No. 48

Employee Statistics

Total U.S.-based employees: 11,716

Total U.S.-based IT employees: 232

IT employee turnover in 2011: 11%

IT promotions in 2011: 9%

Training

Training days offered per IT employee in 2011: 3

Training budget per IT employee in 2011: $4,019

Women in IT

Total percentage of women within IT: 24%

Percentage of IT managers who are women: 17%

Percentage of IT staffers (non-managers) who are women: 27%

Minorities in IT

Total percentage of minorities within IT: 35%

Percentage of IT managers who are minorities: 17%

Percentage of IT staffers (non-managers) who are minorities: 42%