We're all familiar with the stories about six-digit salaries, bean bag chairs, nap pods, free food, unlimited vacation policies and other crazy perks that seem to be run of the mill for tech companies these days.
But within the industry there can be some big differences between employers. To discover which companies truly offer the best overall employee experience, job listing and recruiting site Glassdoor evaluated small, midsize and large tech firms based on feedback from a company's existing workforce on everything from salary and career opportunities to facilities.
The resulting list of 15 companies represent the cream of the crop of the tech field as well as some of the best companies to work for in the whole country, with many appearing high up on Glassdoor's Best Places to Work in 2019 list also.
The best part? You can join any one of these organizations. All are currently hiring, Glassdoor found.
Hiring in: San Jose, Calif; Denver, Colo.; Overland Park, Kan.; Los Angeles, Calif; Atlanta, Ga.
No. of open jobs: 70
What they do: "Zoom unifies cloud video conferencing, simple online meetings, group messaging and a software-defined conference room solution into one easy-to-use platform."
Hiring in: Carpinteria, Calif.; Austin, Texas; New York, N.Y.
No. of open jobs: 65
What they do: "Procore Technologies provides cloud-based construction management software to clients across the globe."
Hiring in: Mountain View, Calif; San Francisco, Calif.; Chicago, Ill.; Omaha, Neb.; Detroit, Mich.
No. of open jobs: 189
What they do: "LinkedIn connects the world's professionals to make them more productive and successful and transforms the ways companies hire, market and sell."
Hiring in: Menlo Park, Calif; Seattle, Wash.; Boston, Mass.; Huntsville, Ala; Pittsburgh, Pa.
No. of open jobs: 1,566
What they do: "Facebook's mission is to give people the power to build community and bring the world closer together."
Hiring in: Mountain View, Calif.; Boulder, Colo.; Reston, Va.; Atlanta, Ga.; Ann Arbor, Mich.
No. of open jobs: 1,345
What they do: "Google's mission is to organize the world's information and make it universally accessible and useful."
Where Hiring: San Francisco, Calif; Indianapolis, Ind.; Tampa, Fla.; Denver, Colo.; Chicago, Ill.
No. of open jobs: 688
What they do: "Salesforce empowers companies to connect with their customers in a whole new way. The company was founded on three disruptive ideas: a new technology model in cloud computing, a pay-as-you-go business model and a new integrated corporate philanthropy model."
Hiring in: Cambridge, Mass.; Portsmouth, N.H.
No. of open jobs: 82
What they do: "HubSpot is on a mission to help businesses grow globally. Thousands of customers worldwide use HubSpot inbound marketing and sales software to transform the way they attract, engage and delight customers."
Hiring in: San Francisco, Calif.; Seattle, Wash.; Chicago, Ill.; New York, N.Y.
No. of open jobs: 155
What they do: "With its system of agreement platform, DocuSign helps organizations connect and automate how they prepare, sign, act-on and manage agreements."
Hiring in: Weston, Fla.; Alpharetta, Ga.; Santa Ana, Calif.; New York, N.Y.; San Francisco, Calif.
No. of open jobs: 94
What they do: "Ultimate Software's mission is to deliver unified, end-to-end HCM cloud solutions — everything from HR, to payroll, to benefits, to time and attendance, to recruitment, to talent management — to improve the personal work experience for you and your people — the power behind your business."
Hiring in: Schaumburg, Ill.; Meridian, Ind.; Lake Mary, Fla.; Minneapolis, Minn.; Wilmington, Del.
No. of open jobs: 89
What they do: "Paylocity develops industry-leading, cloud-based payroll and human capital management solutions to empower strategic human capital decision-making, cultivate a modern workforce propelled by innovative technology, and improve employee engagement."
Where Hiring: Centennial, Colo.
No. of open jobs: 19
What they do: "Fast Enterprises is an industry leader in the development and installation of software for government agencies."
Hiring in: Palo Alto, Calif.; Pittsburgh, Pa.; Washington, D.C.; Saint Louis, Mo.; Toronto, Ohio
No. of open jobs: 422
What they do: "As market leader in enterprise application software, SAP helps companies of all sizes and industries run better. From back office to boardroom, warehouse to storefront, desktop to mobile device – SAP empowers people and organizations to work together more efficiently and use business insight more effectively to stay ahead of the competition."
Hiring in: San Jose, Calif.; Lehi, Utah; San Francisco, Calif.; New York, N.Y.; Seattle, Wash.
No. of open jobs: 373
What they do: "Adobe is the global leader in digital media and digital marketing solutions. Our creative, marketing and document solutions empower everyone – from emerging artists to global brands – to bring digital creations to life and deliver immersive, compelling experiences to the right person at the right moment for the best results."
Hiring in: Seattle, Wash., New York, N.Y.; Nashville, Tenn.; Dallas, Texas; Washington, D.C.; Boston, Mass.
No. of open jobs: 275
What they do: "Compass is building a modern real estate platform pairing the industry's top talent with technology to make the search and sell experience intelligent and seamless."
Hiring in: Redmond, Wash.; Fargo, N.D.; Charlotte, N.C.; Phoenix, Ariz.; Detroit, Mich.
No. of open jobs: 1,615
What they do: "Microsoft creates a wide variety of hardware products and software solutions for businesses and consumers alike."
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