Illumina Jobs & Careers


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25 days ago

Field Applications Scientist

Illumina Edmonton +2 locations

•Coordinate system installations, including facility inspections, instrument validation, and customer training. Review and approve operational… Illumina


15 days ago

Service Support Technician 2

Illumina Toronto

are deemed as essential functions to this position; however, business conditions may require reasonable accommodations for additional task and… Illumina


16 days ago

Staff Engineer - Development

Illumina San Francisco, CA

• Work with a cross-disciplinary development team to define, design, develop, test and validate semiconductor sensing genetic devices/platforms from… Illumina


4 days ago

Sr Sales Specialist – Pharma (Boston/New Jersey/Penn)

Illumina Boston, MA

This is a unique opportunity to work at one of the life science industry’s fastest-growing companies. If you believe genomics has the ability to… Illumina


2 days ago

Supervisor, QC – new

Illumina San Diego, CA

• Supervise Quality Control Analysts and Associates • Oversee in-process and release testing of raw material, intermediates and finished goods… Illumina


23 days ago

Materials Specialist

Illumina Hayward, CA

are to provide support in Logistics and Materials for all product lines and to coordinate shipments to customers. These job duties will be performed… Illumina


15 days ago

Sr QC Analyst

Illumina Singapore

At Illumina, our goal is to apply innovative technologies to the analysis of genetic variation and function, making studies possible that were not… Illumina


18 hrs ago

Sr High Performance Computing Administrator – new

Illumina Cambridge, East of England, England

Candidate is required to be knowledgeable of emerging / leading edge technologies and have the technical creativity to develop technological… Illumina


2 days ago

Research Manufacturing Associate 1 – new

Illumina San Diego, CA

. Preferred Educational Background: • BS in Biology, Chemistry or related field. Preferred Experiential Background: • 2+ years related… Illumina


22 days ago

Sr Manager, Procurement

Illumina Singapore

Reviews, analyzes, and leads strategic sourcing and procurement activities with manufacturing, planning and engineering departments to acquire… Illumina


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    Former Employee - Software Test Engineer in San Diego, CA (US)
    Former Employee - Software Test Engineer in San Diego, CA (US)

    I worked at Illumina full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    Great people, SW tries to maintain somewhat of a relaxed, fun startup culture. Lots of opportunity to learn new skills and build resume. More PTO for first year employees than anyplace I know of, good stock benefits.

    Cons

    Low salary for industry, chronically understaffed projects, and the expectation that exempt employees work frequent OT to makeup for understaffing. Promotion based on personality contributes to inexperinced/immature SW middle management. SW test department lacks experience/understanding of test documentation. A systemic problem due to relience on science graduates over professionals with solid understanding of what creates quality.

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    Train existing testers to understand what quality documentation and testing entails. Staff projects adequately or risk continuing talent drain. Don't mistake education for experience, or growth will be exceedingly more painful than necessary.

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