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Dexcom Overview

San Diego, CA
1001 to 5000 employees
1999
Company - Public (DXCM)
Biotech & Pharmaceuticals
$500 million to $1 billion (USD) per year
Founded in 1999, Dexcom, Inc provides continuous glucose monitoring technology to help patients and their clinicians better manage diabetes. Since our inception, we have focused on better outcomes for patients, caregivers, and clinicians by delivering solutions for people with ... Read more

Mission: Empowering people to take control of diabetes.

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Dexcom – Why Work For Us?


Founded in 1999, Dexcom, Inc. is transforming diabetes care and management by providing superior continuous glucose monitoring (CGM) technology to help patients and healthcare professionals better manage diabetes. Since our inception, we have focused on better outcomes for patients, caregivers, and clinicians by delivering solutions that are best in class—while empowering our community to take control of diabetes.

How do we achieve this?

Listen

Comprehend the needs of people affected by diabetes.

Serve with integrity

Act in the best interest of our community.

Serve with integrity

Act in the best interest of our community.

Be dependable

Inspire confidence within our community and in one another.

CGM: More than just a number

Continuous glucose monitoring (CGM) is a small wearable device that tracks your glucose throughout the day and night, notifying you of highs and lows so you can take action.

CGM helps to minimize the guesswork that comes from making decisions based solely on a number from a blood glucose meter reading, for better diabetes management.

Dexcom CGM

Whether you have type 1 or type 2 diabetes, CGM can help you make more informed treatment decisions and can lead to better glycemic control. So how does this technology work? A CGM system consists of three parts: a glucose sensor, a transmitter and a small receiver that displays real-time glucose information.

  1. Small sensor

    A discrete sensor located just underneath the skin measures your glucose levels.

  2. Transmitter

    This piece fits onto the sensor and sends data wirelessly to your display device.

  3. Display device

    Glucose activity is shown in vivid colors so you can easily see when it’s trending high, low or within range.

Dexcom CLARITY® cloud-based reporting software

Dexcom CLARITY® is a unique cloud-based reporting system that allows you and your healthcare professional to access and track your glucose data anywhere2 and quickly identify critical glucose patterns.

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    Big and stable company to work for

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    Application

    I applied online. The process took 4+ weeks. I interviewed at Dexcom (San Diego, CA) in March 2018.

    Interview

    I applied online, had a phone screen with the hiring manager, then another with the director of the group. For the in-person interview, I was asked to do a technical presentation attended by several group members, followed by several 1 on 1 or 2 on 1 interviews. Everyone I spoke with was polite and had very interesting questions about my background and expertise, aside from the typical interview questions. It was also very informative to be interviewed by cross-disciplinary group members that I would be collaborating with in the future. I found the whole process to be pleasant and well organized.

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