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Senior Software Engineer

Illumina, Inc.
Foster City, CA 94404
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Join one of biotech's most successful companies to create world-class software with the best and brightest in the industry. You will work in an environment that is collaborative, innovative and fun. Illumina Lab Services group is searching for a Software Engineer to join its software team. As an experienced software engineer, you will focus on the design, development, and maintenance of a comprehensive set of services and tools to manage and enforce workflows for high-volume, mission-critical laboratory operations.


  • Collaborate with product owners and other application developers to design, code, and maintain high quality, mission critical applications against established processes
  • Work with software teams to ensure alignment of architecture to user requirements
  • Occasionally provide technical assistance to escalated production issues
  • Maintain awareness of industry trends and evaluate applicability of new software technologies to platform development efforts
  • Lead technical discussions on complex technologies with the team


  • Strong data-oriented design and programming
  • Extensive knowledge and experience with Java technology stack (Spring/SpringBoot, Java EE, Servlet) or .NET framework including .NET Core, Asp.net, Web API, C#
  • Excellent Knowledge in SQL server, Writing Stored Procedures and SQL Development
  • Experience with client-side MVC Frameworks (such as Angular, Vue-js, React) is a plus
  • Experience with AWS Cloud Technologies, including storage, messaging, computing, and orchestration is a must
  • Deep understanding of microservices using Docker, event-driven architecture, web security architecture, REST APIs, and other leading architectural patterns
  • Good understanding of various message broker technologies (such as Kafka, RabbitMQ, or similar)
  • Experience with database architectures using RDBMS, and NoSQL stores such as Elastic Search, Apache Cassandra, and MongoDB
  • Experience with Shell, Perl or Python scripting
  • Proficient with source control management repositories (such as GIT, branch management) and CI/CD practices
  • Extensive experience developing and executing dev, unit, and integration tests.
  • Good understanding of Unix or Linux OS
  • Demonstrated success in collaborating in a fast-paced team environment and delivering high-quality software products


  • Possess proven troubleshooting skills
  • Have a good understanding of DevOps culture
  • Be curious, detail oriented, and analytical, with a proven ability to learn quickly
  • Be customer-focused, team-oriented, and motivated, taking ownership of assigned tasks
  • Have proven ability to self-manage, as well as manage interdisciplinary relationships
  • Have proven verbal and written communication skills


  • Bachelors degree with at least 5 years of programming experience in Java or C#, or Masters degree with at least 3 years of programming experience in Java or C#, or equivalent work experience
  • Field of study in Computer Science preferred.

At Illumina, we strive to foster a diverse and inclusive workplace by cultivating an environment in which everyone contributes to our mission. Built on a strong foundation, Illumina has always been rooted in openness, collaboration, and seeking alternative views and perspectives to propel innovation in genomics. We are proud to confirm a zero-net gap in pay, regardless of gender, ethnicity, or race. We also have several Employee Resource Groups (ERG) that deliver career development experiences, increase cultural awareness, and demonstrate our collective commitment to diversity and inclusion in the communities we live and work. We are proud to be an equal opportunity employer committed to providing employment opportunity regardless of sex, race, creed, color, gender, religion, marital status, domestic partner status, age, national origin or ancestry, physical or mental disability, medical condition, sexual orientation, pregnancy, military or veteran status, citizenship status, and genetic information. If you require accommodation to complete the application or interview process, please contact accommodations@illumina.com. To learn more, visit: https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf

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Posted: 2021-06-09 Expires: 2021-07-08
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