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September 16, 2019—SSAI Places 2nd for "Hampton Roads Top Workplaces 2019" Award

SSAI Places 2nd for "Hampton Roads Top Workplaces 2019"SSAI has placed 2nd in the midsize employer category for the Hampton Roads Inside Business journal’s “Hampton Roads Top Workplaces 2019” award! The 2019 award winners were celebrated at an awards ceremony held on September 16, 2019 in Hampton, VA.

Formerly known as “Best Places to Work,” the yearly Inside Business recognition program was renamed Top Workplaces for 2019. Over 35 employers participated in this year’s survey. Combined, they employ more than 6000 employees. This year, 25 employers earned recognition as Top Workplaces.  As in previous years, the list of winners is based solely on employee feedback and honors companies in the community that go above and beyond to create a positive working environment for their employees. The anonymous survey measures several aspects of workplace culture, including company culture, employee satisfaction, benefits, community involvement, and employee development.

This marks SSAI’s 10th consecutive year placing among the top companies for this award. We want to extend our thanks once again to all the employees who took time to complete the survey. We appreciate your continued commitment to SSAI’s vision of being an industry leader in the application of science, engineering and technology to improve the quality of life today and in the future!

Read the full article from Pilot Online: Science Systems and Applications | No. 2 Top Workplaces, midsize companies

July 25 & August 5, 2019—SSAI Awards Record Number of Employee Dependent Scholarships

2019 Scholarship WinnersOn July 25 and August 5, SSAI held ceremonies in Lanham and Hampton to present the 2019 SSAI Employee Dependent Scholarships to this year’s awardees.  This year saw a record-number of scholarship applicants, with 54 students receiving more than $57,000 in scholarships for the 2019-2020 academic year. Since its start in 1996, the Dependent Scholarship program has awarded over $950,000 in scholarships.

“We are always amazed to see the accomplishments of our employee’s children,” said SSAI President Anoop Mehta, “and take pride in making this investment in their future.”

 

 

July 19, 2019—SSAI Promotes Randy Dye to Chief Technology Officer

Randy Dye CTOScience Systems and Applications, Inc. (SSAI) has announced the promotion of Mr. Randy Dye to Chief Technology Officer. In this newly created leadership position, Randy will be responsible for ensuring that the organization remains at the forefront of technology assessment and application, establishing the company's technical vision, and leading the company's technology assessment, infusion, and implementation functions. With over 25 years of IT and project management experience, we are excited to see the changes Randy will bring to SSAI in his new role.

 

 

May 16, 2019—SSAI Ranks 2nd in Greater Washington Area as a 2019 "Best Place to Work"

Best Place to Work 2019
On May 16, 2019, SSAI was named #2 in the extra-large employers category (companies with 250+ employees) for the Washington Business Journal’s “2019 Best Places to Work in Greater Washington”. The rankings were announced at a special awards event at the MGM National Harbor on May 16, 2019.

The Washington Business Journal’s 13th annual Best Places to Work program honored 100 Greater Washington companies that scored highest among the hundreds of employers that participated in Quantum Workplace’s annual employee engagement survey.  The Best Places to Work results are quantitative, based on survey responses from employees.

We are so proud to have received this honor and extend our thanks to all the employees who took time to complete the survey. SSAI’s #2 ranking reflects our employees’ ongoing commitment to helping SSAI succeed as an employer of choice in the DC Metro area for over 42 years!

April 19, 2019—SSAI Honored as One of Washington, DC's "Great Places to Work"

Great Places to Work Washingtonian 2019
The Washingtonian Magazine has named Science Systems and Applications, Inc. (SSAI) one of 2019’s “50 Great Places to Work” in Washington, D.C. The final determinations relied heavily on the scores given by each company’s employees and were based on measures such as generous pay and benefits, interesting and meaningful work, great work/life balance, opportunities to learn and grow, commitment to charity and community, and recognition and respect given to employees. The Washingtonian reviewed nearly 200 companies and more than 7,500 employee surveys to make this year’s selection.

“Many thanks to all of our employees who took time to complete the employee survey,” says SSAI President Anoop Mehta. “We take pride in knowing that you recognize the work we are doing to create a great place to work for our employees!”

Check out the full list of great workplaces here: https://www.washingtonian.com/2019/05/01/great-places-work-washington-dc/

February 1, 2019—SSAI Ranks 10th Overall as 2019 "Best Places to Work in Virginia"

Best Places to Work in VirginiaOn February 1, 2019, SSAI was honored by being named one of 2019’s “Best Places to Work in Virginia.”  For the entire state of Virginia, SSAI ranked 10th overall - moving up 4 places from our 2018 ranking.

The Best Places to Work in Virginia initiative is sponsored by Virginia Business annually and recognizes Virginia’s best employers. Selection for the award was based on eight core focus areas including leadership and planning, corporate culture and communications, role satisfaction, work environment, relationship with supervisor, training, development and resources, pay and benefits and overall engagement. One hundred companies were recognized and all had an employee engagement percentage of 93% or higher. 

Our dedicated employees play a major role in SSAI’s continued growth and success and we are proud that they have helped SSAI become an employer of choice for science, technology, and engineering professionals.