Bioinformatics Scientist

Job Location
San Diego, CA 92122


Job Description

I hope this finds you happy, smiling and enjoying the day.

The reason for this message is to make you aware of an exciting opportunity for a Bioinformatics Scientist. In this role you will do analysis of sequencing and/or microarray based data, develop software tools and reports, benchmarking of genomics related software tools and assemble and deliver detailed written and verbal technical analyses. This involves critical problem solving and data analysis. Proficient in a multiple languages such as Python, Perl, R, Java, C++ and/or C#.


It is mission critical for Illumina to deliver innovative, flexible and scalable solutions to their customers.

We are working on a Cloud Platform for SaaS offerings.


Our products help scientists and researchers answer complex biological questions. This will allow the gain a better understanding of how to prevent, treat, and cure illness. Each day presents a new challenge


About Our Organization

Headquartered in San Diego, California, Illumina (NASDAQ: ILMN), is a leading developer, manufacturer, and marketer of next generation life science tools and integrated systems for large-scale analysis of genetic variation and biological function. These systems are enabling studies that were not even imaginable just a few years ago, and moving us closer to the realization of personalized medicine. With the innovative advances in our sequencing technologies, we are rapidly impacting the clinical market in areas such as reproductive health and oncology. The expanding Illumina oncology portfolio of next- generation sequencing NGS and microarray technologies is revolutionizing cancer genomics research. Our customers include a broad range of academic, government, pharmaceutical, biotechnology, and other leading institutions around the globe.

lllumina has experienced phenomenal growth from $10 million in revenues in 2002 to over $1.4 billion in 2013. Forbes named Illumina #1 on the 2009 list of 25 Fastest-Growing Technology Companies in the United States, the second time over a three year period that Forbes ranked Illumina #1 on its list of rapidly growing technology companies. Illumina was also named #1 smartest company in the world as part of MIT’s 2014 Technology Review. As of August 2014, the company had a $24 billion market capitalization.

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