Since being founded by Dave Duffield and Aneel Bhusri in 2005, Workday has developed into a "Best Place to Work in the Bay Area" and the "#1 Top Workplace." That's right, Workday has been listed as a best midsized company to work for by both the San Francisco Business Times and the Bay Area News Group.
What is it about Workday that makes it such a desirable place to work? Employees will tell you it's both our revolutionary technology as well as our company culture. We don't define our culture by the benefits and perks we give employees, however. (Bagels, fresh fruit, coffee mugs, t-shirts—sure, we have all that.) Rather, our culture is the feeling you get when you walk through our doors, and it's all driven by our mission, our core values, and the ideas that our talented and spirited employees dream up and carry through.
Some of the ways Workday employees like to unwind or spend time together away from their desks:
Then there's our band... a group of people from all walks of the company: Development, Education, Services, Product Management, and Operations. They entertain employees (and sometimes customers) at events, and for a bunch of techies, they sure know how to “wrok”!