Raleigh-Durham, North Carolina

Fast Facts:

  • Average Temperatures: 40° in January; 80° in July.
  • Schools: Home to 10 principle colleges and universities, including Duke University, North Carolina State University and UNC Chapel Hill.
  • Sports: NHL Carolina Hurricanes
  • Historical Fact: Due to the prevalence of oak trees in the area, the city is widely known as the "City of Oaks”
  • Population: (2012): 423,179

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Where opportunity awaits

Weighing in as the #1 fastest growing city in the US by Forbes, Raleigh scores high honors for everything from job opportunities, healthcare and climate to lifestyle, schools and real estate. And as one of the region’s top 20 employers*, Fidelity offers growing employment opportunities throughout its Raleigh/Durham office and Investor Centers.

Centrally located on an 800,000 square foot sprawling campus in and around Research Triangle Park, our Raleigh/Durham office boasts a full-service cafeteria and coffee exchange, an 8,000 square foot fitness center and health/wellness facility, a GoWork center providing drop-in workspace for mobile associates, a Guru Bar with on-the-spot tech support as well as a garage with preferential parking for low emission vehicles and charging stations for hybrids. But our amenities go beyond work. With great perks like miles of walking trails as well as recreational areas for basketball and volleyball, you’ll enjoy plenty of outdoor activities at our Raleigh/Durham office.

Where things are going on

Fueled by unprecedented population growth, Raleigh is experiencing an urban revival like no other. Named "America's Best City" by Businessweek.com, "Most Educated City in America" by Men's Health, "Healthiest City for Women" by Women's Health and one of "America's Coolest Towns" by GQ, the accolades keep piling up. Whether you love arts and culture, dining and entertainment or sports and recreation, you’ll never run out of things to do in this burgeoning capital city. Renowned as a mecca for its world-class museums, shopping districts, capital historic sites, regional cuisine and sporting events, Raleigh offers a lifestyle worth raving about. Love the great outdoors? With more than 250 parks and 100-plus miles of paved greenway trails, you can enjoy everything from hiking and biking to golfing and horseback riding all year round.

Where community matters

With a long tradition of community service in the neighborhoods where we work and live, Fidelity is committed to making a difference in the Raleigh-Durham area. The Fidelity Cares® program brings this to life with a primary focus on employee volunteer opportunities that help provide students and families with an educational foundation to attain personal and financial success. Being a strong advocate of education, employees at our Raleigh/Durham office partnered with NC Junior Achievement to teach financial literacy to more than 200 students at Lowe’s Grove Middle School.

Learn more about our community involvement