ALAMEDA, Calif. — June 23, 2014 — Wind River®, a world leader in delivering software for intelligent connected systems, today announced it has been named one of the best places to work by the Bay Area News Group in its esteemed Top Workplaces 2014 list, an annual profile of the top 100 places to work in the greater Bay Area.
The annual Bay Area News Group rankings are based on survey information collected and analyzed by Workplace Dynamics, an independent research company specializing in employee engagement and retention. Composite scores are calculated on the basis of employee responses about company leadership, compensation and training, diversity/inclusion, career development, work-life balance and values and ethics. Wind River was highlighted for its innovation, technology leadership, and focus on health and work-life balance.
"To be recognized as one of the best places to work in a region of so many esteemed companies is a tremendous honor, and we place a high value on ensuring that Wind River is a place where employees can excel personally and professionally," said Barry Mainz, president of Wind River. "We believe that in order to provide a positive experience for our customers, we need to create that same experience for our employees. We are committed to providing an innovative and rewarding workplace, and our success would not be possible without the outstanding contributions of the entire Wind River team."
The Bay Area News Group, which includes the Contra Costa Times, InsideBayArea.com, Oakland Tribune and San Jose Mercury News, published the complete list of Top Workplaces on June 16. For more information about the Top Workplaces lists, visit www.mercurynews.com/topworkplaces/.
Wind River has a unique advantage within the industry with its market-leading operating system portfolio, which comprises run-time software including VxWorks, Wind River Linux, and Android technologies; industry-specific software solutions for the Internet of Things and Network Functions Virtualization; simulation technology, development tools, and middleware; and global professional services and support.
To learn more about careers at Wind River, visit https://windriver.tms.hrdepartment.com.
About Wind River
Wind River, a wholly owned subsidiary of Intel® Corporation (NASDAQ: INTC), is a world leader in delivering software for intelligent connected systems. The company has been pioneering computing inside embedded devices since 1981, and its technology is found in more than 1 billion products. Wind River offers the industry's most comprehensive embedded software portfolio supported by world-class global professional services and support, and a broad partner ecosystem. Wind River delivers the technology and expertise that enables the innovation and deployment of safe, secure, and reliable intelligent systems. To learn more, visit Wind River at www.windriver.com.
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Director, Global Communications