Best Places to Work in IT 2012 Employer Profile

No. 96

Transocean

Houston, Texas [South Central]
http://www.deepwater.com
http://www.deepwater.com/fw/main/Career-Center-222.html

Why you want to work there

Top 10 ranking: No. 3 for benefits
This deep-water drilling company, with U.S. headquarters in Houston, maintains a four-and-a-half-day workweek, which includes a nine-hour workday Monday through Thursday and a half-day schedule on Friday. The wellness center is stocked with state-of-the-art fitness equipment and is available at no cost to employees. A defined benefit pension plan is fully funded by the company, and enrollment is automatic for all employees who have completed five years of service.

Rank by company size:
Medium, No. 32

Employee Statistics

Total U.S.-based employees: 3,637

Total U.S.-based IT employees: 138

IT employee turnover in 2011: 12%

IT promotions in 2011: 6%

Training

Training days offered per IT employee in 2011: 8

Training budget per IT employee in 2011: $3,215

Women in IT

Total percentage of women within IT: 26%

Percentage of IT managers who are women: 16%

Percentage of IT staffers (non-managers) who are women: 28%

Minorities in IT

Total percentage of minorities within IT: 42%

Percentage of IT managers who are minorities: 24%

Percentage of IT staffers (non-managers) who are minorities: 46%