The Best Big Data Companies And CEOs To Work For In 2018

By:  Louis Columbus

Employees would most recommend Dataiku, StreamSets, 1010 Data, Reltio, Looker, SAP, Google, Salesforce, Tamr, DataRobot, Domo, Microsoft, Qubole, Attivio and Informatica to friends interested in working for business analytics, data science and machine learning, big data systems and platforms, or data management and integration company in 2018. These 15 companies are the highest rated in their fields of expertise as defined by Computer Reseller News as of today, Friday, May 11th.  Nine out of 10 employees of these top 15 companies would recommend the company they work for to a friend.

Forbes readers’ most common requests center on who the best companies are to work for in analytics, big data, data management, data science and machine learning. The latest Computer Reseller News‘ 2018 Big Data 100 list of companies is used to complete the analysis as it is an impartial, independent list aggregated based on CRN’s analysis and perspectives of the market. Using the CRN list as a foundation, the following analysis captures the best companies in their respective areas today.

Using the 2018 Big Data 100 CRN list as a baseline to compare the Glassdoor scores of the (%) of employees who would recommend this company to a friend and (%) of employees who approve of the CEO, the following analysis was completed today. 25 companies on the list have very few (less than 15) or no Glassdoor reviews, so they are excluded from the rankings. Based on analysis of Glassdoor score patterns over the last four years, the lower the number of rankings, the more 100% scores for referrals and CEOs. These companies, however, are included in the full data set available here. If the image below is not visible in your browser, you can view the rankings here.

The highest rated CEOs on Glassdoor as of May 11th, 2018 include the following:

DataikuFlorian Douetteau100%
StreamSetsGirish Pancha100%
MemSQLNikita Shamgunov100%
1010 DataGreg Munves99%
Salesforce.comMarc Benioff98%
AttivioStephen Baker98%
SAPBill McDermott97%
QuboleAshish Thusoo97%
TrifactaAdam Wilson97%
ZaloniBen Sharma97%
ReltioManish Sood96%
MicrosoftSatya Nadella96%
ClouderaThomas J. Reilly96%
Sumo LogicRamin Sayar96%
GoogleSundar Pichai95%
LookerFrank Bien93%
MongoDBDev Ittycheria92%
Snowflake ComputingBob Muglia92%
TalendMike Tuchen92%