Illumina
3.0 of 5 114 reviews
www.illumina.com San Diego, CA 1000 to 5000 Employees

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Cutting edge and exciting!!!

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

I have been working at Illumina

Pros-Latest, greatest and coolest technology.
-Flat level hierarchy – your voice is heard.
-Great perks and facilities.

ConsGrowing pains and lack of structure as the company grows.

Advice to Senior ManagementKeep allowing your employees to speak up and have their voice heard to grow and strengthen the company.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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If the company had any respect for my profession, I'd love to work there

Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

I worked at Illumina as a contractor for less than a year


Pros: Interesting technology, great business "space" to be in Lots of smart people as… Cons: My comments mirror many of the others....this company spends its money on the people who are developing the technology - the chemical, genetic end of… Advice to Senior Management: This place needs a PMO office yesterday. Perhaps its acquistion by Roche will help push it into reality. My other advice would be… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company… More

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The company gives out a strong "holier than thou" vibe but could use a reality check.

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I worked at Illumina full-time for more than 3 years


Pros: Hot technology, hands down leader in the market right now. Plenty of opportunity to learn new things. Revenue and cash flow have been good,… Cons: 1. You really need to be ready to drink the proverbial Cool Aid here and show maximum enthusiasm for whatever that gets put forward as… Advice to Senior Management: Come down from the clouds More

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