Systems Engineering Named One of Maine's Best Places to Work in 2019

August 27, 2019 | Posted in:


Systems Engineering named one of the 2019 Best Places to Work in Maine.

PORTLAND, Maine — August 27, 2019 — Systems Engineering announced today it has been named one of the 2019 Best Places to Work in Maine – marking the sixth consecutive year the IT company has been honored for its commitment to maintaining a high level of employee satisfaction. Systems Engineering will be recognized at the Best Places to Work in Maine awards ceremony on October 2, 2019.

Lynne Gawtry, Systems Engineering's Human Resources DirectorWe take tremendous pride in being recognized as a Best Places to Work in Maine for the sixth consecutive year,” said Lynne Gawtry, Director of HR at Systems Engineering. “Our people are exceptional and, as an employee-owned company, their ideas and values help enhance our organization every day. We strive to provide meaningful work, a fun and engaging environment, and a culture that sincerely cares about its people. This recognition helps affirm we are on the right path.

The statewide survey and awards program were designed to identify, recognize, and honor the best places of employment in Maine, benefiting the state's economy, its workforce, and businesses. The 2019 Best Places to Work in Maine list is made up of 100 companies in three size categories: small (15-49 U.S. employees), medium (50-249 U.S. employees) and large (250+ U.S. employees). 

To be considered for participation, companies had to fulfill the following eligibility requirements:

  • Have at least 15 employees working in Maine;
  • Be a for-profit or not-for-profit business or government entity;
  • Be a publicly or privately held business;
  • Have a facility in the state of Maine; and
  • Must be in business a minimum of 1 year.

Companies from across the state take part in a two-part process to determine the Best Places to Work in Maine. The first part, worth approximately 25% of the total evaluation, consisted of assessing each nominated company's workplace policies, practices, and demographics. The second part, representative of 75% of the total evaluation, is based on an extensive employee survey that measures the employee experience. The combined scores determine the top companies and the final rankings.  Best Companies Group managed the overall registration and survey process in Maine, analyzing the data and use their expertise to determine the final rankings. 

The statewide awards program was created in 2006 and is a project of the Society for Human Resource Management - Maine State Council (MESHRM) and Best Companies Group. Partners endorsing the program include: Mainebiz, the Maine State Chamber of Commerce, and the Maine HR Convention.

Systems Engineering will be recognized at the Best Places to Work in Maine awards ceremony on October 2nd and will be listed in a special publication by Mainebiz. The final rankings will be announced at that event.

For more information on the Best Places to Work in Maine program, visit www.BestPlacestoWorkME.com.

About Systems Engineering

Systems Engineering is an IT strategy and managed services provider delivering world-class technical and business solutions to enable the exceptional within organizations. Established in 1988, Systems Engineering is a 100% employee-owned serving more than 500 legal, healthcare, financial services, and government clients nationwide. Headquartered in Portland, ME with an additional office location in Manchester, NH, the company has a team of 150+ who are available 24×7, 365 days per year to serve the needs of its clients. Known as a forward-thinking, modern technology partner, Systems Engineering seeks to enhance business by providing superior managed IT, security, cloud, and consulting and IT leadership that allows companies to grow and prosper.To enable the exceptional within your organization, visit systemsengineering.com or call 888.624.6737.