What is it like to work at Illumina?

3.4Work/Life Balance
2.9Job Security/Advancement
Biotech company on the rise with decent management and growth opportunity
Written by Bioinformatics Software Consultant (Former Employee) from Santa Clara, CA on May 14, 2018
Illumina has a near-monopoly in the genomic sequencing space and so has experienced rapid growth and development over the past decade or so. While management is a little bloated and slow, they are open and responsive. The work is challenging and interesting and the people are relaxed but focused. I very much felt at ease in the workplace, although I - more ... wish there were more vertical mobility opportunity. The collaborative culture is another huge plus. If biotech and genomics are big interests for you, I believe Illumina would a great option so long as you find the right job and team fit and make s ... - less
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