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Computerworld Names Enova International to 2017 List of 100 Best Places to Work in IT
Jun 12, 2017
CHICAGO (June 12, 2017) – Computerworld announced today that Enova International has been named one of IDG’s Computerworld 2017 Best Places to Work in IT, listed among 100 top organizations that challenge their IT staffs with engaging work while providing great benefits, culture, perks, and compensation. This marks the fifth consecutive year Enova has been named to the list.
“We are honored to be named one of Computerworld’s 2017 Best Places to Work in IT,” said David Fisher, Enova’s CEO. “Enova’s 200-plus-person tech team builds and supports the technology that enables us to realize our mission of helping hardworking people fulfill their financial responsibilities with fast, trustworthy credit. We invest in our team members with a values-driven culture, interesting work, and tools and educational opportunities to help them grow their careers.”
Enova’s values of “Operate as an Owner,” “Top Talent and Teamwork,” “Best Answer Wins,” “Customer First” and “Accountable for Results” form the basis for an innovative culture in which all team members are empowered to contribute new ideas and drive real results together.
To aid in continuous learning and development, the company offers several ongoing programs. Enova’s Baseline onboarding training program provides a suite of exercises for every new engineering hire to work through during their first few weeks, ensuring they have the core knowledge needed to be successful in their role. Weekly Enova Talks enable team members to present ideas, foster communication and learn new skills. Through Enova’s Tech Exchange, participants can fully immerse themselves in a new area of tech for four weeks in order to learn more about the different roles across the technology spectrum.
In addition, Enova offers team members the hardware and software of their choice, a fully stocked kitchen with over 200 varieties of snacks, and a multitude of perks including subsidized haircuts, a comprehensive parental leave program, happy hours and sabbaticals.
“As technology moves to the strategic center of every business, the ability of the enterprise to attract and retain skilled IT talent has become critically important,” said Ken Mingis, executive editor of Computerworld. “The 100 organizations on our 2017 Best Places to Work in IT list keep their tech employees happy and engaged by offering generous salaries, top-notch benefits, continuous training, and access to cutting-edge technologies. In empowering their tech workforce, these firms gain competitive advantage, and we applaud them for their achievements.”
About the Best Places to Work in IT
The Best Places to Work in IT list is an annual ranking of the top 100 work environments for technology professionals by IDG’s Computerworld. The list is compiled based on a comprehensive questionnaire regarding company offerings in categories such as benefits, career development, training and retention. In addition, Computerworld conducts extensive surveys of IT workers, and their responses factor heavily in determining the rankings.
Enova (NYSE: ENVA) is a leading provider of online financial services to non-prime consumers and small businesses, providing access to credit powered by its advanced analytics, innovative technology, and world-class online platform and services. Enova has provided over four million customers around the globe access to more than $17 billion in loans and financing. The financial technology company has a portfolio of trusted brands serving consumers, including CashNetUSA®, DollarsDirect®, NetCredit®, On Stride Financial®, Pounds to Pocket®, QuickQuid® and Simplic®; two brands serving small businesses, Headway Capital® and The Business Backer®; and offers online lending platform services to lenders. Through its Enova Decisions® brand, it also delivers on-demand decision-making technology and real-time predictive analytics services to clients. You can learn more about the company and its brands at www.enova.com.
Computerworld from IDG is the leading technology media brand helping senior IT, business decision-makers and key influencers navigate change with effective business strategy. As the voice of business technology, Computerworld enables the IT value chain with unique editorial coverage from setting strategies to deriving value. Computerworld’s award-winning website (www.computerworld.com), focused conference series, strategic marketing solutions and research forms the hub of the world’s largest (40+ edition) global IT media network and provides opportunities for IT vendors to engage this audience. Computerworld leads the industry with an online audience of over 7.2 million monthly page views (Omniture, January 2016 – March 2016 average) and was recognized in BtoB’s 2013 Media Power 50 list; recognition Computerworld has received for more than 5 consecutive years. Computerworld is published by IDG Enterprise, a subsidiary IDG. Company information is available at www.idgenterprise.com.