RESTON, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Forbes® magazine named Science Applications International Corp. (NYSE: SAIC) as one of America's Best Large Employers in 2019. SAIC was selected by Forbes to be among the top 500 employers across 25 different industries.
“Retaining and attracting the best talent is critical to our success. Creating rewarding work experiences for our employees enables them to better use their expertise and ingenuity to solve our customers’ toughest problems and sets us apart from our peers,” said SAIC CEO-elect Nazzic Keene. “We are honored and excited by Forbes naming us a ‘best employer.’ This prestigious recognition reflects our passion for fostering an inclusive and diverse culture where our employees can make a significant impact by serving our nation.”
To compile the list, Forbes conducted an independent and anonymous online survey of nearly 30,000 workers at companies with more than 1,000 employees in their U.S. operations.
The Forbes ranking is the latest of a series of awards recognizing SAIC’s culture and workplace. SAIC earned a perfect score on the Human Rights Campaign Foundation’s 2019 Corporate Equality Index (CEI); was named as one of the World’s Most Admired Companies by FORTUNE; a Best Employer for Women and a Best Employer for Diversity by Forbes; and a Top Veteran Employer by militaryhire.com.
SAIC® is a premier technology integrator solving our nation’s most complex modernization and readiness challenges. Our robust portfolio of offerings across the defense, space, civilian, and intelligence markets includes high-end solutions in engineering, IT, and mission solutions. Using our expertise and understanding of existing and emerging technologies, we integrate the best components from our own portfolio and our partner ecosystem to deliver innovative, effective, and efficient solutions.
We are 23,000 strong; driven by mission, united by purpose, and inspired by opportunities. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, SAIC has pro forma annual revenues of approximately $6.5 billion. For more information, visit saic.com. For ongoing news, please visit our newsroom.
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