American Fidelity Named One of the Top Workplaces in IT 2023

Tuesday, December 13, 2022

Diana Bittle, CIO

Diana Bittle, CIO

American Fidelity was named one of Foundry's Computerworld 2023 Best Places to Work in IT. Landing at No. 10 among mid-sized companies, this is AF's 19th appearance on the list.

“I think our Colleagues enjoy working here because of our focus on developing solutions and making things easier for our Customers, the ability to be innovative and having work/life balance,” said Diana Bittle, chief information officer at American Fidelity. “Technology is constantly evolving and these changes present new challenges and opportunities. I am proud of how our team comes together to creatively solve problems and that they see American Fidelity as a best place to work in IT.”

More than 200 people work in the IT division at American Fidelity. The company is currently hiring software developers, engineers and architects; configuration analysts; data architects and engineers; data warehouse developers; and security engineers for hybrid positions in Oklahoma City, with some positions available for remote work. American Fidelity provides Colleagues competitive benefits, flexible schedules, a relaxed dress code and a collaborative environment. American Fidelity has earned an "A+" (Superior) from the A.M Best Company since 1982 for financial stability.

The Computerworld Best Places to Work in IT award recognizes top organizations that challenge IT team members while providing great benefits and compensation. The list is compiled based on a comprehensive questionnaire regarding company offerings in categories such as benefits, career development, DEI, future of work, training and retention. In addition, the rankings are reviewed and vetted by a panel of industry experts.

“Adapting to a ‘new normal’ has put additional demands on IT organizations at companies of all sizes. This year’s winning companies have stepped up with increased IT staffing and a variety of innovative professional development opportunities. The result of these efforts is that not only are IT staffs engaged and productive, but the entire business benefits from IT’s ability to support evolving workplace models and changing business and customer needs,” said Rob O’Regan, global director, content strategy, Foundry. “Importantly, this year’s award winners are laser-focused on diversity initiatives to expand the IT talent pool and promote workplace diversity and inclusion.” 


About American Fidelity

American Fidelity Assurance Company is a supplemental benefits provider serving more than 1 million policyholders across 49 states with a focus on offering a different opinion for Customers in the education, public sector, automotive and healthcare industries. For more information, visit

American Fidelity has earned an “A+” (Superior) from the A.M. Best Company since 1982. One of the nation’s leading insurance company rating services, A.M. Best conducts a strict review process for financial stability every year. The Company is also recognized as one of Ward's© 50 top performing life-health insurance companies and one the Great Place to Work® and Fortune Best Workplaces in Financial Services & Insurance.

About Computerworld

Computerworld is the leading technology media brand empowering enterprise users and their managers, helping them create business advantage by skillfully exploiting today's abundantly powerful web, mobile and desktop applications. Computerworld also offers guidance to IT managers tasked with optimizing client systems—and helps businesses revolutionize the customer and employee experience with new collaboration platforms. Computerworld's award-winning website, strategic marketing solutions and research forms the hub of the world's largest global IT media network and provides opportunities for IT vendors to engage this audience. Computerworld is published by Foundry. Company information is available at

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