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    The CEO of Red Hat, Jim Whitehurst, will assume the role of president of its parent company, IBM, when CEO Ginni Rometty departs in April. That move-up speaks to the innovative culture the Raleigh-based software company is fostering. “Everybody gets to contribute. That’s not just a tagline; it’s genuinely a core part of how the company is built … Best ideas win, regardless of origin,” said an employee.

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    Company Info

    Employees and job openings are U.S.-only.
    Rank last year50
    Years on list
    2
    HQ location
    Raleigh, N.C.
    Employees6,110
    Job openings (as of February 2020)473
    Industry
    Information Technology
    Revenue, 2019 or most recent year ($M)$3,362
    Year founded
    1993
    Type of organization
    Private
    Number of work sites-
    Websitehttps://www.redhat.com

    Perks

    100% health coverage
    no
    Unlimited sick days
    no
    Telecommuting
    no
    Job sharing
    no
    Subsidized childcare
    no
    Compressed work weeks
    yes
    Fully-paid sabbaticals
    no
    On-site fitness/subsidized gym
    no
    On-site medical care facility
    no
    Non-discrimination policy includes sexual orientation
    no
    Health insurance for part-timers
    no
    Sick days for part-timers
    yes
    College tuition reimbursement
    yes
    Student loan debt repayment
    no
    Medical facility at all locations
    no

    Diversity

    % Women25.9%
    % Minorities21.1%
    % African-American/Black3.8%
    % Asian10.6%
    % Caucasian/White78.6%
    % Hispanic/Latino4.5%
    % Native American/Alaska Native0.4%
    % Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander0.1%
    % Two or more races1.9%
    % Unknown ethnicity0.2%
    Date info provided
    Aug. 27, 2019

    Paid Time Off

    PTO limit (days)-
    # Sick days-

    Compensation

    Most common job (for salaried employee)-
    Avg. base pay (salaried)-
    Avg. extra compensation (salaried)-
    Total pay for most common job (salaried)-

    Hiring/Staffing (Past 12 Months)

    Full-time and part-time job growth11%
    # of job applicants-
    Avg. # of applicants per opening78
    # New graduates hired-