|[February 05, 2014]
Pythian Leads the National Capital Region as a Top Employer for 2014
OTTAWA, Canada --(Business Wire)--
Pythian, the global leader in data
management consulting and managed services, has been selected as one
of the National Capital
Region's Top Employers for 2014 by the editors of Canada's Top 100
Employers. This announcement comes on the heels of Pythian's recent
ranking among Canada's Top
Small and Medium Employers for 2014. The National Capital award
recognizes Ottawa-area employers that lead their industries in offering
exceptional places to work.
Pythian understands and values the positive relationship between
employee satisfaction and company success, and is committed to providing
a supportive, educational, and engaging work environment for its more
than 250 employees worldwide. In an effort to develop a compelling
career and work-life balance, Pythian offers an array of
employee-centric workplace programs, such as training subsidies, a
Volunteer Day program, and additioal leave for new parents.
Employers in the National Capital region were compared to other
organizations in their fields to determine the companies with the most
progressive and forward-thinking programs. They were evaluated based on
eight criteria: physical workplace; work atmosphere and social; health,
financial, and family benefits; vacation and time off; employee
communications; performance management; training and skills development;
and community involvement.
"Canada's National Capital Region is home to thousands of public and
private companies spanning a wide variety of industries and sectors,"
said Heidi Hauver, Director of Human Resources at Pythian. "As one of
Ottawa's top employers, we aim to set a new benchmark of excellence for
other employers in our province. We not only strive to craft a positive
company culture but we continually seek to support the leading data
talent in the world, and are currently looking to add 38 new full-time
Since 1997, Pythian has specialized in consulting on and managing
mission-critical data infrastructures. More than 1,000 companies have
turned to Pythian for answers about using Oracle, MySQL, Microsoft (News - Alert) SQL
Server, big data, enterprise infrastructure support, and more for their
database and application infrastructures.
Pythian is a global data systems and outsourcing company that
specializes in optimizing mission-critical, high-availability data
systems. Pythian blends the world's leading data experts with advanced,
secure service delivery processes to create the industry's best standard
of care for its clients. Since 1997, Pythian has managed some of the
world's largest, most business-critical data infrastructures for
companies such as Toyota and National Geographic. Learn more about
Pythian and its elite data experts at http://www.pythian.com,
follow @Pythian, and find
Pythian on LinkedIn (News - Alert) at http://linkd.in/pythian.
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