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The 20 Best Places to Work in Cambridge, MA As Rated by the Women Who Work There (March 2021)

Our list of the most female-friendly employers in Cambridge, MA is based on ratings and reviews from the women who work there.

InHerSight users rate their employers on 18 factors of female-friendliness, including paid time off, management opportunities, equal opportunities for women and men, the ability to work remotely, maternity and adoptive leave, flexible work hours, and more.

The companies on this list have at least 10 submissions from current or former employees as of March 3, 2021. Rate your company ›

The 20 best places to work in Cambridge, MA

1. Intuit

4.5 stars

Intuit is a computer software company with locations in the Cambridge, MA area, that employs 5001 to 10000 people. The company has its best ratings for support for diversity (5.0 stars) and sense of belonging (4.3 stars).

Here’s what one woman writes about working for Intuit:

"Amazing company that lives it’s values and is committed to its employees, customers, and communities."

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2. HubSpot

4.4 stars

HubSpot is an information technology and services company with locations in the Cambridge, MA area, that employs 1001 to 5000 people. The company has its best ratings for sense of belonging (5.0 stars) and paid time off (4.8 stars).

Here’s what one woman writes about working for HubSpot:

"As a woman in a junior role at HubSpot, I have the support, resources, and guidance to move on up as quickly as I push myself to grow. There is no shortage of opportunity or new p…"

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3. Disruptor Beam

4.3 stars

Disruptor Beam is a computer games company with locations in the Cambridge, MA area, that employs 51 to 200 people. The company has its best ratings for flexible work hours (4.8 stars) and ability to telecommute (4.7 stars).

Here’s what one woman writes about working for Disruptor Beam:

"The company is relatively small (just over 100 employees) but rapidly growing and, with it, the amenities and level of support continue to improve. It's easily the most contempora…"

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4. Synchrony

4.3 stars

Synchrony is a financial services company with locations in the Cambridge, MA area, that employs 10000+ people. The company has its best ratings for sense of belonging (5.0 stars) and support for diversity (5.0 stars).

Here’s what one woman writes about working for Synchrony:

"Amazing benefits and equal opportunity for women and minorities"

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5. Onward Search

4.2 stars

Onward Search is a staffing and recruiting company with locations in the Cambridge, MA area, that employs 51 to 200 people. The company has its best ratings for the people you work with (4.1 stars) and employer responsiveness (4.4 stars).

Here’s what one woman writes about working for Onward Search:

"I work with my best friends, mentors I trust and partner with our leadership whom ask for advice, listen to department leaders, receive feedback and takes all views into considera…"

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6. Palo Alto Networks

4.2 stars

Palo Alto Networks is a computer & network security company with locations in the Cambridge, MA area, that employs 5001 to 10000 people. The company has its best ratings for support for diversity (5.0 stars) and the people you work with (4.5 stars).

Here’s what one woman writes about working for Palo Alto Networks:

"Culture is diverse and fantastically supportive. I feel like a valued contributor who happens to be a woman. The Womens Network Community events are well attended, informative, an…"

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7. Salesforce

4.1 stars

Salesforce is an internet company with locations in the Cambridge, MA area, that employs 5001 to 10000 people. The company has its best ratings for paid time off (4.4 stars) and maternity and adoptive leave (4.5 stars).

Here’s what one woman writes about working for Salesforce:

"Salesforce is unsurprisingly very female friendly, as one of our core values is equality. As long as they don't forget about that as they grow and expand it will continue to be su…"

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8. Pluralsight

4.1 stars

Pluralsight is an information technology and services company with locations in the Cambridge, MA area, that employs 1001 to 5000 people. The company has its best ratings for maternity and adoptive leave (4.8 stars) and social activities and environment (4.1 stars).

Here’s what one woman writes about working for Pluralsight:

"Best place I’ve ever worked!"

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9. Novo Nordisk

4.1 stars

Novo Nordisk is a pharmaceuticals company with locations in the Cambridge, MA area, that employs 5001 to 10000 people. The company has its best ratings for sense of belonging (5.0 stars) and support for diversity (5.0 stars).

Here’s what one woman writes about working for Novo Nordisk:

"An amazing group of females work here. I am very proud to be a part of it. "

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10. CCA Global Partners

4.1 stars

CCA Global Partners is a retail company with locations in the Cambridge, MA area, that employs 201 to 500 people. The company has its best ratings for support for diversity (5.0 stars) and wellness initiatives (4.7 stars).

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11. Virgin America

4.1 stars

Virgin America is an airlines/aviation company with locations in the Cambridge, MA area, that employs 1001 to 5000 people. The company has its best ratings for equal opportunities for women and men (4.3 stars) and management opportunities (4.3 stars).

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12. ServiceNow

4.0 stars

ServiceNow is a computer software company with locations in the Cambridge, MA area, that employs 1001 to 5000 people. The company has its best ratings for sense of belonging (5.0 stars) and support for diversity (5.0 stars).

Here’s what one woman writes about working for ServiceNow:

"Company benefits cover generous mental health. Diversity & Inclusion is not a buzzword; we mean it and we mean for colleagues to belong. What happens at ServiceNow is you're welco…"

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13. DocuSign

4.0 stars

DocuSign is a computer software company with locations in the Cambridge, MA area, that employs 501 to 1000 people. The company has its best ratings for sense of belonging (5.0 stars) and support for diversity (5.0 stars).

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14. Boston Consulting Group (BCG)

4.0 stars

Boston Consulting Group (BCG) is a management consulting company with locations in the Cambridge, MA area, that employs 10000+ people. The company has its best ratings for sense of belonging (5.0 stars) and support for diversity (5.0 stars).

Here’s what one woman writes about working for Boston Consulting Group (BCG):

"The three things I love most about working at BCG are the focus on people (with a special effort in attracting and retaining female talent), the diversity of its teams, and the vi…"

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15. Ericsson

4.0 stars

Ericsson is a telecommunications company with locations in the Cambridge, MA area, that employs 10000+ people. The company has its best ratings for sense of belonging (5.0 stars) and support for diversity (5.0 stars).

Here’s what one woman writes about working for Ericsson:

"Ericsson is a good place to work for women. The challenge is to attract more women in this field and industry..."

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16. Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts

4.0 stars

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts is an insurance company with locations in the Cambridge, MA area, that employs 1001 to 5000 people. The company has its best ratings for ability to telecommute (4.8 stars) and wellness initiatives (4.8 stars).

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17. Autodesk

3.9 stars

Autodesk is a computer software company with locations in the Cambridge, MA area, that employs 5001 to 10000 people. The company has its best ratings for the people you work with (4.1 stars) and wellness initiatives (4.1 stars).

Here’s what one woman writes about working for Autodesk:

"Autodesk makes a point to publicly express the importance of closing the wage gap and providing equal opportunities to everyone, regardless of race, gender or sexual orientation. …"

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18. Biogen

3.9 stars

Biogen is a biotechnology company with locations in the Cambridge, MA area, that employs 5001 to 10000 people. The company has its best ratings for sense of belonging (5.0 stars) and support for diversity (5.0 stars).

Here’s what one woman writes about working for Biogen:

"Best place I’ve ever worked! Biogen knows how to take care of their employees."

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19. SAP

3.9 stars

SAP is a computer software company with locations in the Cambridge, MA area, that employs 5001 to 10000 people. The company has its best ratings for ability to telecommute (4.6 stars) and flexible work hours (4.5 stars).

Here’s what one woman writes about working for SAP:

"I enjoy working at SAP and appreciate how you are evaluated on what you can contribute. Plus, the benefits are nice as well as the flexible working environment."

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20. GlaxoSmithKline

3.9 stars

GlaxoSmithKline is a pharmaceuticals company with locations in the Cambridge, MA area, that employs 5001 to 10000 people. The company has its best ratings for salary satisfaction (4.1 stars) and paid time off (4.4 stars).

Here’s what one woman writes about working for GlaxoSmithKline:

"In the time I have been here, I have had strong female managers at the VP level in the company. I have strongly felt that there is equal opportunity for advancement and assignmen…"

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Companies with at least 10 submissions from current or former US-based employees are eligible for this list. Company ratings accurate as of March 3, 2021.

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