MITRE Named 2019 Top Workplace in San Antonio
San Antonio, Texas, Oct. 14, 2019 – MITRE ranks among the San Antonio Express-News’ Top Workplaces list for the 3rd time in four years, and the second year in a row. MITRE’s San Antonio office has a 40-year history in cybersecurity working for the Department of Defense.
“The 60 talented experts in San Antonio enable our mission to solve problems for a safer world,” said Kathleen Federico, MITRE senior vice president and chief HR and strategic communications officer. “We are honored again to be among the best places to work in the region and are proud to offer educational opportunities, exceptional benefits, and an inclusive and diverse work environment.”
MITRE’s San Antonio employees most appreciate their work-life balance, MITRE’s strong values and ethics, and the opportunity to contribute to meaningful work, according to the anonymous survey conducted by the Express-News.
“Our MITRE employees are always proud of how they serve their mission here in San Antonio,” said Bobby Blount, San Antonio site leader. “The staff really love their work and the impact they make, both for the country and our community.”
The Express-News’ Top Workplaces awards are based solely on employee feedback. The anonymous survey measures several aspects of workplace culture, including alignment, execution, and connection.
“Top Workplaces is more than just recognition,” said Doug Claffey, CEO of Energage, which administered the survey. “Our research shows organizations that earn the award attract better talent, experience lower turnover, and are better equipped to deliver bottom-line results. Their leaders prioritize and carefully craft a healthy workplace culture that supports employee engagement.”