Sr Software Engineer - C#/Java MyGenome Application

Job Location: 
San Diego, CA
Base + Bonus + RSUs
Job Description: 

Join a team with a startup mentality that is re-imagining how science is done. This role is for the Consumer Genomics Software group, which has the goal to deliver whole genome sequencing data to our consumers. As part of this small focused team you will have the chance to evolve the MyGenome app by building new and exciting features. The goal is to provide our customers an innovative tool to explore their genome, discover how genomics may impact their health and share information with others. Other responsibilities will include supporting the development of an end-to-end solution from sample ordering to delivering genomic data on the iPad.


• Bachelor of Science degree or higher in Computer Science, Bioinformatics or related field.
• Demonstrated success as a software designer.
• 3-8 years experience developing robust customer facing application in an object-oriented language such as C# or Java.
• 1-2 years of experience developing iOS application in Objective C.
• Strong communication and problem solving skills.
• Customer focus, team orientation and self motivation.

Preferred Requirements:
• Advanced degree in a technical field
• Working knowledge of relational database design and SQL.
• Experience working in a user experience team.
• Biology background or experience in biotech

Contact Information: 

Sancta Corrao
Illumina, Inc. | 5500 Illumina Way | San Diego, CA 92122
Senior Recruiter | Talent Acquisition
(858) 246-8912

About Our Organization: 

Illumina ( is a leading developer, manufacturer, and marketer of life science tools and integrated systems for the analysis of genetic variation and function. We provide innovative sequencing and array-based solutions for genotyping, copy number variation analysis, methylation studies, gene expression profiling, and low-multiplex analysis of DNA, RNA, and protein. We also provide tools and services that are fueling advances in consumer genomics and diagnostics. Our technology and products accelerate genetic analysis research and its application, paving the way for molecular medicine and ultimately transforming healthcare.