AUSTIN, TEXAS July 11, 2018 – CyberDefenses, a premier provider of military-grade cybersecurity services to the commercial and government sectors, has been ranked as one of the Top 10 Best Places to Work 2018 by the Austin Business Journal. The criteria for this honor is based on direct employee feedback on topics that include company culture, office environment, appreciation of individual contributions and opportunities for career advancement.
CyberDefenses ranked high as a work environment in which employees are willing to go above and beyond their job descriptions and advocate for the organization. The majority of CyberDefenses Austin employees are highly engaged in the company’s mission and purpose of defending clients against cyber attack through managed security services, identity and access management, executive Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) guidance and training.
Among the reasons that employees cited for their deep level of commitment is the senior leadership team that values people as their most important resource. The company supports employees with a full-time life coach on staff and a family-first philosophy. What’s more, the CyberDefenses culture is driven by integrity and a singular purpose to advance the state of cybersecurity.
CyberDefenses tackles some of the toughest cybersecurity challenges facing organizations today. One example is the CyberDefenses Apprentice Program developed to address the shortage of cybersecurity talent in the industry. The highly experienced CyberDefenses team trains participants through a combination of classroom instruction, mentorship and hands-on, on-the-job experience.
“We are truly appreciative of this recognition,” Armando Ordonez, CEO of CyberDefenses says. “We strive to create a business that reflects our values and gives everyone on the team a place to contribute their best talent, ideas and work. Being honored in a way that factors in our employees’ opinions confirms that we are heading in the right direction.”