Sequenom Careers


How will you change the future?

Sequenom, with its focus on continuous innovation and complete transparency, enables employees to thrive in the workplace and share its commitment to making a difference in the healthcare community.

Our culture is shaped by two forces.

We put patients first.

We are always there for them in an unassuming, honest, and responsive way. This builds trust as the foundation for clinical collaboration and ultimately enables patients to experience more meaningful care. Each member of the Sequenom team plays an important role in achieving and maintaining our reputation as a trusted resource.

Constant innovation is the status quo.

Life at Sequenom is fast-paced, dynamic, and fun with rewarding benefits and performance rewards. With a clear vision for the future, all employees have the opportunity to make a difference and are encouraged to share new ideas. We foster a collaborative work environment and encourage curiosity at all levels.


Innovation by the beach


Our corporate headquarters are located in the heart of San Diego’s life sciences community. With the beach less than a mile away, inspiration is easily found in the ocean breeze, salt air, and scenic vistas of the Pacific coast.

3595 John Hopkins Court, San Diego, CA 92121


A career at Sequenom has its benefits

We are proud to offer our employees a comprehensive and competitive benefits program. This is our way of enriching the lives of those who share our mission and rewarding them for dedication to the company.

Health and wellness
  • Medical plans
  • Dental plan
  • Vision plan
  • Healthcare flexible spending accounts

Financial security
    • Employees' Savings Plan (401k)
    • Employee Stock Purchase Plan
    • Basic Life Insurance
    • Optional Life
    • Business Travel Accident Insurance
    • Dependent Life Insurance
    • Optional Accidental Death and Dismemberment (AD&D) Insurance
    • Short-Term Disability Insurance
    • Long-Term Disability Insurance
    • Dependent Care Flexible Spending Accounts
    • Critical Illness Insurance
    • Whole Life Insurance
    • Commuter Spending Accounts
  • Employees' Savings Plan (401k)
Life Balance Programs

    • Adoption Assistance Program
    • Auto and Homeowner's Insurance
    • Credit Union Membership
    • Employee Assistance Program
    • Legal Assistance Plan
    • Wellness and Disease Management Programs
    • Voluntary Benefits and Discount Programs
    • 24-hour Nurseline
    • Weight Watchers Program
    • MDLive