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QTS Overview

Overland Park, KS
501 to 1000 employees
2005
Company - Public (QTS)
IT Services
$100 to $500 million (USD) per year
QTS is the nation’s only fully-integrated data center, managed hosting and cloud services company that relies on people first to provide expertise, technology and infrastructure for IT decision makers in complex, high-pressure environments who need help managing and ... Read more

Mission: Our mission at QTS is to provide tomorrow’s engineered solutions to today’s complex IT needs by giving our customers a level of expertise, technology and infrastructure that is unrivaled in the ever-evolving digital world we live in.

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QTS – Why Work For Us?



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QTS is known for world-class data centers and innovative products that have been designed to meet the changing needs of our customers. But when you ask our customers about QTS, they don’t talk about our facilities. They talk about our people, our company culture, and the investment that QTS has made in supplying a people-powered level of attentive, consultative service unmatched in the data center industry.

There is a team-first attitude among QTS people. You see it reflected in the attention to detail we deliver in every aspect of our business. Our customers rave about the unyielding commitment of QTS people in every role in the company, in every market the company serves. They talk about the commitment to helping customers achieve goals and objectives, both in their day-to-day jobs and when actions above and beyond the normal call of duty are needed.

Our people are team-oriented, resourceful professionals who have the proper background and training to get the job done. Our engineers and technical staff continuously cross-train to be familiar with all technology and infrastructure that supports customer environments. Our ‘team spirit’ is not restricted to the office or the data center. It comes out in the willing support of the company’s commitment to volunteerism, as active givers of time, talent, technology and resources within our communities.

QTS people care about the success of our customers. Across the country, and in every role, committed teams of knowledgeable employees offer capable, hands-on service, in a way that shows a commitment to helping our customers meet their organizational goals, every hour of every day.

At QTS, we are powered by our people, and we strive to power our people.

Without our Core Values, we would be just another data center company.

Integrity, Character, Trust: We believe strongly in honorable, principled behavior. We strive to be truthful, reliable, and strong in character.

Action, Innovation, Accountability: Being able to count on each other is not only a core value, it is imperative for success in an organizational environment.

Team-Oriented: Our people are intelligent, successful, innovative self-starters, and there is nothing we can’t accomplish when working together.

Respect Our Customers: We deeply value the trust that our customers have placed in us. Our customer portal, operations service center, engineering methodology, and sales processes are all designed to offer the premium level of service required by our customers.

Support of Family, Faith, and Community Volunteerism: We understand our employees, customers, vendors, and other stakeholders have a life to live; a life to share with family, friends, and communities, including their faith communities. While work is important, it should be just one aspect of a well-balanced life, and we support the desire for fulfillment both on the job and in non-working hours.

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We recognize that the quality of our people directly influences the quality of our services. As we continue to grow, we are committed to finding the best and brightest talent to help ensure our customers continue to enjoy the highest quality services and greatest satisfaction possible.

QTS Career Benefit Highlights

  • Every QTSer is bonus eligible
  • Employee Stock Purchase Plan w/ discount
  • Generous time-off policy including 3 paid days for volunteer activities
  • QTS Scholarship for employee dependents
  • Roth and Traditional 401(k) matching contributions with immediate vesting
  • QTS Charitable Matching Gift Program
  • Company paid Short term and Long term disability
  • Employee and family supplemental life insurance
  • PPO and HSA Health Insurance Plans w/ industry leading company contributions
  • Dental and Vision Insurance
  • Company paid employee life insurance with AD&D


We are committed to improving communities and changing lives.

Philanthropy is part of our culture at QTS. We recognize that a healthy community supports a healthy environment in which to do business. The mission of the QTS Community Impact Program is to enrich the lives of our employees and members of the communities in which we serve by providing financial support, technology and manpower tobenefit local programs and agencies. QTS pledges to provide assistance to charitable community organizations locally, regionally and nationwide.

Highlights

  • QTS Charitable Matching Gift Program
  • Three days of paid leave to serve our communities
  • Quarterly Site volunteer events benefiting organizations in need
  • Holiday Site activities benefiting local charities
  • QTS Employee Student Scholarship Program

We recognize that the quality of our people directly influences the quality of our services. Our people are results driven, love a challenge, and possess a team-first approach to helping us win and retain our world-class customer base.






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    "Awesome place to work"

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    I have been working at QTS full-time (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    It's an awesome place to work, and character is at the center of QTS's DNA.

    Great companies prioritize their employees and customers - QTS takes this to heart, and it's why most people here enjoy who they work with and what they do.

    The people are incredibly talented, and the leadership team listens to ideas and moves quickly. Our strategy is rock-solid and it's a ton of fun being part of the QTS team as we execute on the vision!

    There is a ton of opportunity here for people who enjoy building things and driving meaningful change in an industry that's rapidly growing and evolving.

    Cons

    None that I can think of.

    Advice to Management

    You're on the right track, full speed ahead!

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QTS Interviews

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    Application

    I applied online. The process took 2+ weeks. I interviewed at QTS in June 2016.

    Interview

    It was a very laid back interview process. Initially a phone interview then in person. The interviewers were friendly and helpful. Most of the questions were asking how current skills relate to the job needed. This seems like a great company to work for. The managers seem to value input and involve everybody in the process.

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QTS Awards & Accolades

  • Industry’s Highest Net Promoter Score, NPS Benchmarks, 2014
  • Industry’s Highest Net Promoter Score, NPS Benchmarks, 2015
  • Industry’s Highest Net Promoter Score, NPS Benchmarks, 2016
  • LEED Gold QTS Atlanta-Metro - Phase II, US Green Building Council, 2011
  • LEED Gold QTS Richmond - Data Center I, US Green Building Council, 2013
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