Illumina
3.0 of 5 116 reviews
www.illumina.com San Diego, CA 1000 to 5000 Employees

116 Employee Reviews (View Most Recent)

Sort all reviews by: Date Rating
in
  • Work/Life Balance
         
  • Career Opportunities
         

3 people found this helpful  

Disappointed

Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)
San Diego, CA (US)

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

ProsFast pace and cutting edge technology

ConsLack of teamwork, poor management leadership and guidance, does not promote work-life balance, and a CYA environment

Advice to Senior ManagementEither develop or hire personnel in middle management

Was this review helpful?
Yes | No
Add Employer Response Flag Review

  • Culture & Values
         
  • Work/Life Balance
         
  • Senior Management
         
  • Comp & Benefits
         
  • Career Opportunities
         
  • No Opinion of CEO

3 people found this helpful  

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

Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

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

  • Culture & Values
         
  • Work/Life Balance
         
  • Senior Management
         
  • Comp & Benefits
         
  • Career Opportunities
         
  • Disapproves of CEO

 

cutting edge technology with a meaningful impact on society

Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

I worked at Illumina full-time


Pros: great location in San Diego. Brand new campus with good… Cons: Not much vertical movement within the company. Often times people are… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company… More

There are newer reviews on Illumina.

Worked for Illumina? Contribute to the Community!

Illumina – Why Work for Us?

What we do at Illumina may seem complicated, but our vision is simple. "To advance human health by unlocking the power of the genome." Innovative Technologies: At Illumina, our goal is to apply innovative sequencing… Full Overview

Provided by employer [?]

Your response will be removed from the review – this cannot be undone.

Glassdoor is your free inside look at Illumina reviews and ratings — including employee satisfaction and approval rating for Illumina CEO Jay Flatley. All reviews posted anonymously by Illumina employees.