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It depends on where you work.

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Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in San Diego, CA
Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in San Diego, CA

I have been working at Illumina

Pros

At Illumina, you will work with and be one of many smart people advancing science and medicine. At the end of the day, that feels great.

Cons

As with any environment, office politics can be tough.

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Be more flexible -- consider telecommuting, flextime, and other work/life balance programs.

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    Former Employee - Intern
    Former Employee - Intern

    I worked at Illumina full-time (less than a year)

    Pros

    Friendly people
    Good company atmosphere
    Great company social events

    Cons

    In the middle of nowhere

    Recommends
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    Great company to work for.

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    Current Employee - Research and Development
    Current Employee - Research and Development

    I have been working at Illumina full-time

    Pros

    It is an extremely successful business with highly skilled and driven employees. Great opportunities to learn from some of the best in the industry. The benefits are top notch but the pay is average which has in part been compensated for by the great stock performance recently.

    Cons

    There is a lack of career paths outside the headquarter but this seems to happen in other companies as well. It is difficult to get promoted from within so try to join at a high level. Sometimes overlapping or competing projects at different sites.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Streamline communication between the different offices, provide clear career paths and guidance for employees.

    Recommends
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