SGI is a fast-growing, dynamic, collaborative, science and technology-based company.

Our team consists of talented, passionate and driven individuals who want to make a positive impact on the world. SGI offers competitive benefits, a beautiful southern California location, sustainable philosophies and a healthy and stimulating work environment.

  • We offer a comprehensive benefits package including health and welfare, equity ownership in the company through stock options, 401K benefits and paid time off
  • We care about the environment and work to reduce our carbon footprint through green activities, education programs and waste reduction strategies
  • We support a healthy work life balance by encouraging a variety of interests outside of the office including cycling, soccer, surfing, sailing and team building events

We are seeking top-notch, creative thinkers in all areas of science, technology and administrative groups, to join our team in La Jolla, CA.

Check out our Career Portal.

Benefits Package

  • Medical (PPO & HMO options)
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • Life Insurance-Company paid
  • Supplemental Life Insurance Options
  • Stock Options
  • 401(k) Plan
  • Free, professional retirement/investment counseling service
  • Flexible Spending Accounts for Medical & Dependent Care
  • Employee Assistance Plan
  • Short Term & Long Term Disability Plans-Company paid
  • Paid Time Off
  • Company paid Holidays
  • Wellness Programs
  • Generous Employee Referral Program
  • Recognition Awards
  • On-site Dry Cleaning pick up & delivery service available

Commitment to the Environment and Sustainability

As an environmentally responsible company, SGI is working hard to minimize our impact on the environment through innovative waste reduction and employee education programs. SGI also collaborates with organizations to help conserve biological diversity. By sampling and characterizing the microbes living in the waters of in our local San Elijo lagoon, our scientists hope to better understand what these microbes do and how they might be affecting the lagoon.

We’ve also received several recognitions for our green efforts. SGI was named the overall winner on AlwaysOn’s cutting-edge clean tech list, GoingGreen 100, for the implications of our technology and scope of our business; we were recognized for improving the environment by reducing waste by the California Integrated Waste Management Board for our efforts to reduce, reuse, recycle and buy recycled; and we were awarded the City of San Diego Environmental Services Department Director’s Recycling Award.