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Synthetic Genomics Overview

La Jolla, CA
51 to 200 employees
2007
Company - Private
Biotech & Pharmaceuticals
$50 to $100 million (USD) per year
Unknown
SGI provides solutions in genomics research, bioproduction, and applied products. Our research segment is focused on genomics solutions for academic and commercial R&D organizations. The commercial products and services include instrumentation, reagents, DNA ... Read more

Mission: Advancing genomics for better life.

Translating scientific breakthroughs into breakthrough products

Synthetic Genomics, Inc. (SGI) is a global leader in the fields of synthetic biology and synthetic genomics utilizing our foundational ... Read more

Synthetic Genomics Reviews

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    I have been working at Synthetic Genomics full-time

    Pros

    SGI is full of smart people working on diverse, and exciting projects. This makes it a fun place scientifically to work.

    Cons

    Often lack a clear vision, and commitment to see projects through. For many people there are very limited opportunities for career advancement.

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Synthetic Genomics Interviews

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    Application

    I applied through college or university. I interviewed at Synthetic Genomics (La Jolla, CA).

    Interview

    There is one interview with HR, and then there is interviews of 30min-1hr length with different scientists or people in the same group. Whole durations of interviews were around 2hrs longs

    Interview Questions

    • There wasn't as such technical questions, however they asked bunch of question regarding my previous lab experiences and techniques i used.   Answer Question
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