In San Diego, we work for and create cool companies that believe in changing the world. We’re finding cures for diseases, improving communication around the world, brewing America’s finest beer and doing it all while surfing on our lunch break. Life in San Diego is constantly evolving. There’s always a new challenge to solve and a new cold brew to try. Here, “changing the world” isn’t just a pipe dream - it’s reality. You can upgrade your day-to-day, while being part of something bigger. That’s Life. Changing. That’s San Diego. Check out the below to see how.
We’re not just a one-industry town. We’re a melting pot of gamers, designers, scientists, engineers, brewers and bold leaders who are making an impact on the world. If you can think it, there’s probably a job for you here in that field.
Explore our key industries – tech, life sciences & lifestyle – below:
3Si2 provides innovative solutions featuring intuitive, easy to use interfaces, exceptional functionality & performance. 3Si2 establishes companies worldwide with a commitment to quality, service, and customer satisfaction. Its consultative approach allows for innovative & intuitive ways to solve technology challenges with software application.
Aalto Scientific has been a leader in the manufacture and supply of private label/OEM control and calibrator sera, purified HUMAN proteins, and bulk processed HUMAN and ANIMAL sera to the worldwide in vitro diagnostics (IVD) manufacturing community
Abbiotec is dedicated to developing cell biology-based research tools that assist scientific discoveries. Besides custom services, Abbiotec offers over 12,000 antibodies, proteins, peptides, lysates and kits to assist researchers in understanding human biology and diseases at the cellular and molecular levels.
Abterra Biosciences is enabling the next-generation of antibody therapeutics. Its technologies use the latest in next-generation sequencing, mass spectrometry, and machine learning methods to comprehensively map the antibody response to challenge.
ACADIA Pharmaceuticals is a biopharmaceutical company focused on the development and commercialization of innovative medicines that address unmet medical needs in related central nervous system disorders. ACADIA's product candidates emanate from internal discoveries.
ACI Medical, LLC is a biomedical engineering firm engaged in the research, development, manufacture and sale of therapeutic products and technologies for individuals with varying degrees of limb- and life-threatening vascular conditions.
ACON Laboratories is an international diagnostic and medical device company with our corporate headquarters in San Diego, California USA. For more than 15 years, ACON has led the way in making high quality diagnostic and medical devices more affordable to people all around the world. The ACON name is well known in over 130 countries.
ActivX is an emerging biopharmaceutical company that discovers and develops highly selective, best in class, small molecule drugs for major unmet medical needs. ActivX uses its technology to identify target and off-target activities of drug candidates with an initial focus on the areas of hematology, oncology, metabolic and inflammatory diseases.
Active Motif, a globally represented biotechnology company, is dedicated to enabling epigenetics research. We develop innovative tools and reagents that help researchers investigate nuclear function with particular emphasis on chromatin dynamics and elucidating the mechanism and regulation of epigenetic events.
Aculon, Inc is the leading provider of easy to apply ultra thin surface modification technologies. We currently supply our proprietary coating chemistry to many industries including electronics, oil&gas and Specialty markets.
Acutus Medical’s mission of continual innovation is focused on providing electrophysiologists with the highest quality suite of tools, coupled with outstanding clinical and technical support, to better understand and effectively treat complex arrhythmias.
Adipogen Life Sciences is a leading research reagents company that develops and manufactures new products for the Life Science Research Market in its main areas of obesity & diabetes, immuno-oncology, inflammatory diseases, innate immunity (inflammasome) and antimicrobial resistance. A major focus is on innovative and advanced ELISA Kits.
Advanced Solutions and Consulting, Co. (ASC) has helped companies reach their professional enterprise resource planning (ERP) goals. As a Gold Level Acumatica Cloud ERP partner, we offer project management, needs analysis, industry expertise, information technology (IT) infrastructure, accounting intelligence, and reporting experience.
Advanced BioMatrix provides innovative 3D matrix products, transforming science to a new level of discovery. We extract and manufacture highly purified, native, extracellular matrix proteins for tissue engineering, 3D bioprinting, cell culture, drug discovery and any other application with cells.
Advanced Cellular Dynamics is a world-leader in the production, provision and application of novel cell-based assay systems. Our focus is the protein tyrosine kinase family – both internal functions and those they regulate.
Advanced Systems Group engineers solutions and facilities for Digital Media, Entertainment, and Broadcast. In integrating custom file-based video and film workflows with software and storage, digital asset management, archiving solutions, and hardware, we will develop a workflow that best suits your objectives.
Aethlon Medical is focused on addressing needs in global health and biodefense. The United States Food and Drug Administration has designated the Hemopurifier® to an Expedited Access Pathway related to the treatment of life-threatening viruses that are not addressed with approved therapies.
Agena Bioscience advances the impact of genomics in healthcare and precision medicine. Agena’s MassARRAY® System is used globally in fields such as cancer profiling for solid tumors and liquid biopsies, inherited genetic disease testing, pharmacogenetics, agricultural genomics, and clinical research.
Aira Tech Corp is the first to bridge the information gap for people who are blind and low vision, greatly enhancing their independence and productivity. By leveraging leading technologies (e.g. smart glasses, mobile devices), plus interaction of trained remote human agents, Aira provides the description of life.
Airspace Technology offers end to end supply chain solutions. It takes a forward thinking approach by focusing on people and technology. Airspace Technology’s experienced team provides a great workplace environment where people are rewarded for challenging the status quo.
AIS offers a wide variety of cloud, data center, connectivity, and IT security services. With facilities in San Diego and Phoenix, the company provides colocation and cloud solutions over a secure, scalable platform with the security, reliability and redundancy needed to run today's most demanding IT workloads.
Althea is a contract development and manufacturing organization committed to process development, drug substance manufacturing and drug product manufacturing. Althea supports early-stage clinical requirements through commercial manufacturing. Althea is an expert in executing drug formulation and aseptic fill finish for vials and syringes.
Alero Technology is a global provider of Enterprise Content Management, Business Process Management, Enterprise Content Integration, and Enterprise Information Integration products and solutions to help organizations meet simple to complex business initiatives in a fraction of the time and cost required by traditional solutions.
Allele Biotechnology and Pharmaceuticals, Inc. is a private, San Diego-based company that explores the mechanisms of biological processes to develop technologies and products for biomedical researchers. Increasing accessibility to innovative molecular biology research tools by offering cutting edge products at a reasonable cost is the mission.
Alphatec Spine improves lives by providing innovative spine surgery solutions through our relentless pursuit of superior outcomes. We are dedicated to the design, development, launch and the delivery of spinal fusion products.
Alta Solutions Incorporated develops and markets innovative data acquisition solutions for a variety of manufactured products and processes. Our company offers a complete family of signal processing products to test, measure, and analyze everything from large rotating machinery to simple roller bearings.
Being a Technology & Solution Consulting company, Altexsoft co-builds technology products to help companies accelerate growth. Altexsoft achieves this by leveraging our technical, process and domain expertise and access to the best price-for-value Eastern European engineers.
As an expert in drug formulation, Althea is a fully integrated contract development and manufacturing organization (CDMO) committed to the success of its clients for process development, drug substance manufacturing and drug product manufacturing. It also has the capacity to support early-stage clinical requirements.
Amazon is guided by four principles: customer obsession rather than competitor focus, passion for invention, commitment to operational excellence, and long-term thinking. Driven by the excitement of building technologies, inventing products, and providing services that change lives, Amazon embraces new ways of doing things.
AmpliPhi BioSciences Corporation is a biotechnology company focused on the development and commercialization of novel bacteriophage-based antibacterial therapeutics. The Company's product development programs target infections that are often resistant to existing antibiotic treatments.
Analytics Ventures is a venture studio dedicated to creating and building transformative companies that harness the power of artificial intelligence to deliver global impact. These company entities not only gain access to its world-class team but they receive the foundational support they need to successfully launch their business.
AnaptysBio is a clinical-stage antibody development company advancing therapeutic antibody product candidates focused on unmet medical needs in inflammation. We develop our product candidates to address emerging biological targets using our proprietary antibody discovery technology platform.
Annai Systems is a genomic data analysis company committed to developing cost-reducing innovations that accelerate scientific discovery, maximize statistical power, and optimize data control. Annai Systems offers a solution designed to handle complex needs of next-generation sequencing data in clinical, pharmaceutical and research environments.
Annova Chem has taken compounds from lead discovery, through clinical trials, and on to market; specializing in medicinal chemistry services, custom synthesis and providing innovative building blocks for the pharmaceutical and biotech industries and non-profit organizations.
AppTech Corp. is a FinTech company with a foundation in electronic processing technologies and merchant services, and has expanded to include enterprise-grade, patent-protected software and intellectual property for advanced text messaging incorporating the ability to transact payments via secure text messaging based on NSA technology, etc.
AIC is the Global Leader in providing a mobile friendly easy-to-use, scalable, and configurable web-based software solutions and mobile apps for EHS professionals, Risk Managers, Industrial Hygienists, Process Safety professionals and more.
Applied Power Systems manufactures high power electronic components, power controls and power systems. Standard and custom products include high power IGBT Inverter, AC-DC Converter and AC Phase Control building blocks for industrial OEMs.
Apricus Biosciences, Inc. is a biopharmaceutical company advancing innovative medicines in urology and rheumatology. Apricus has initiated a Phase 2b trial for fispemifene, a selective estrogen receptor modulator for the treatment of symptomatic male secondary hypogonadism, and plans to conduct additional studies in other urological conditions.
Arcturus Therapeutics is a preclinical drug delivery and nucleic acid medicines company focused on developing novel technologies to build the next generation of safe, effective RNA and DNA medicines. We have proprietary technologies, validating partnerships, and an experienced team with expertise in delivery and nucleic acid-based therapeutics.
ASML is one of the world’s leading manufacturers of chip-making equipment. Our technology helps leading chipmakers mass-produce patterns on silicon with nanometer accuracy, allowing its customers to increase the value and lower the cost of their chips since 1984. If it’s moving the world forward, chances are, ASML is behind it.
Assist with issues involving any of the technology products we invite into our work life and home life, including computers, software, printers, email, networking, phones and fax, smartphones, web sites, even home entertainment equipment. I specialize in making all these things work together to provide the solution you want.
AUSGAR is a DoD company that specializes in cybersecurity, engineering services, and experimentation. Headquartered in San Diego, CA with offices throughout the United States. It is a service-disabled, veteran-owned company, hiring many ex-military members.
Aviva Systems Biology Incorporated specializes in providing polyclonal and monoclonal antibodies for research needs. Unlike other companies, we design, manufacture and validate our own antibodies. We currently offer over 16,000 antibodies to the most popular protein targets.
Axure Software Solutions Inc. was founded to make software projects better through prototyping. The company's flagship product, Axure RP, is used by business analysts, user experience professionals, and product managers to plan and prototype software applications for over 25,000 companies, including 86% of the Fortune 100.
Azco specializes in solutions for nucleic acid synthesis and Detection. We also offer a full line of refurbished instruments including sequencers, real-time PCR, HPLC and other instruments. And, we support these instruments with a full line of reagents and back them up with world-class service and support.
Bachem specializes in the development of innovative, efficient manufacturing processes and the reliable production of peptide-based active pharmaceutical ingredients. A comprehensive catalog of biochemicals and exclusive custom syntheses for research labs complete the service portfolio.
BAE Systems, Inc. is the U.S. subsidiary of BAE Systems plc, an international defense, aerospace and security company which delivers a full range of products and services for air, land and naval forces, as well as advanced electronics, security, information technology solutions and customer support services.
San Diego-based Ballast Point is known for adding its own touch to craft brewing and distilling, and asking if there’s a better way. As an international, award-winning leader in the craft brewing and spirits industry, the company makes over 50 styles of beer and bottles 14 spirits.
Batu Biologics is a biotechnology-based pharmaceutical company focused on the development and commercialization of novel therapies that target the “Achilles Heel of Cancer”: the tumor blood vessels. Our lead product is a polyvalent therapeutic vaccine targeting the tumor endothelium, ValloVax™.
One of the largest global medical technology companies in the world, BD is advancing the world of health by improving medical discovery, diagnostics and the delivery of care. BD develops innovative technology, services and solutions that help advance both clinical therapy for patients and clinical process for health care providers.
Beckman Coulter is a trusted partner for laboratory professionals, helping to advance scientific research and patient care. We do challenging work on a global scale, and are invested in growing our associates’ careers. We embrace continuous improvement, and are passionate about moving science and healthcare forward.
Benchmark Labs combines grid level weather data with site-based IoT sensors, and uses their proprietary AI software to provide precise asset-located weather forecasting to optimize renewable energy generation & water allocation, reduce spatial basis risk and maximize financial benefits.
Bentley Systems is the leading global provider of software solutions to engineers, architects, geospatial professionals, constructors, and owner-operators for infrastructure purposes. Bentley’s MicroStation-based engineering and BIM applications advance project delivery and asset performance of public works, utilities, etc.
BeyondTrust is the worldwide leader in Privilege-Centric Security, offering the most seamless and straightforward approach to preventing data breaches related to stolen credentials, hijacked insider accounts, and misused privileges.
Beyondsoft Consulting, Inc., is a leading business IT solutions & consulting company that combines emerging technologies and proven methodologies to tailor elegant solutions that solve complex challenges and empower our customers to achieve more with end-to-end support for cloud, digital, data analytics, multi-language translation, and testing.
Binding Site supplies the world’s laboratories with the clinical diagnostic tools to effectively diagnose and monitor disease. Binding Site researches innovative ways of producing antibodies. Binding Site continues to build specialist protein heritage offering over 200 protein assays across a range of clinical diagnostic systems.
BioAtla is a protein therapeutic company that uses discovery and evolution to develop safer and more potent drugs for cancer treatment. The culmination of our discovery and evolution expertise is our Conditionally Active Biologics platform, whereby monoclonal antibodies or other biologics can be engineered for selective conditional activation.
BioComp Instruments develops, manufactures and markets world renowned and unique systems for gradient forming, fractionation and analysis systems for work with density gradients in biomedical research. As the company celebrates over 30 years in business, BioComp has established its niche in the biotech industry as a nimble, customer focused and ...
BioGrammatics Inc. is an industry leader in the heterologous gene expression of the single-cell, eukaryotic Pichia pastoris yeast. BioGrammatics’ mission is to deliver detailed solutions within the research and development field, specializing in high-quality products and contract services.
BioLabs San Diego is the premier co-working space for life science startups in Southern California. We offer flexible and fully equipped co-working lab and office space where bioinnovators can test, develop and grow their game-changing ideas. Built by entrepreneurs for entrepreneurs, we are enabling awesome – one bench at a time.
BioLegend develops world-class, cutting-edge antibodies, recombinant proteins, bioassays, and other reagents for biomedical research. Biolegend’s mission is to accelerate research and discovery by providing the highest quality products at an outstanding value, along with superior customer service and technical support.
BioMed IRB is a non-profit independent Institutional Review Board committed to superior human research subject protection by maintaining the highest ethical standards while providing prompt personal services in an efficient and cost effective manner.
BioMedical Strategies LLC offers strategic marketing services for clients in the medical device industry with special attention to assuring that product development plans, clinical studies and regulatory strategies support adequate reimbursement from Medicare and other insurance payers.
BioMedicure is an emerging, research-driven biopharmaceutical company dedicated to discovering and developing safe and effective products for cancer prevention, control and treatment. BioMedicure has developed three proprietary platforms to prevent cancer, kill metastasized cancer cells, and eliminate solid tumors.
Biomiga, Inc. is an innovative biotech research and service company based in San Diego, California. Biomiga's mission is to provide the highest quality laboratory products while maintaining the best possible service and support to our end-users.
Biorasi is a contract research organization widely recognized for delivering success in complex clinical trials. This is possible through TALOS™, an innovative operating model that unifies systems and teams with a powerful project management methodology to ensure high quality delivery.
BioSpyder Technologies developed a novel product for targeted sequencing called TempO-Seq™, a gene expression profiling tool designed to monitor up to thousands of genes at once. TempO-Seq can analyze expression in samples with thousands of cells or from single cells without pre-amplification, maximizing utilization of precious/limited samples.
Biota deploys DNA sequencing and data science to explore the earth’s subsurface. Biota provides actionable diagnostics to the oil & gas industry for maximizing reservoir economics and reducing environmental impact. Biota delivers multimillion–dollar value with insights into drainage volumes, well connectivity, and engineered completions.
BlueKite Apps is a leading app development company in San Diego. It designs and develops best-in-class mobile and web applications for clients from growing startups to enterprises. Its services include iOS app development, android app development, custom software development, and cloud computing.
With 60 production and engineering sites in 27 countries, Bombardier Transportation is a global leader in the rail industry. We value diversity because it leads to better ideas, stronger products and higher customer satisfaction. At Bombardier, our employees speak 65 languages, represent more than 100 nationalities and work in 45 countries.
Booz Allen Hamilton harnesses its collective brainpower to solve clients’ toughest problems using consulting, analytics, digital solutions, engineering, and cyber. Headquartered in Virginia, it partners with Fortune 500 corporations, governments and not-for-profits, in industries ranging from defense to health, energy to international development...
BPS offers one of the largest selections of recombinant enzymes for drug discovery and continues to expand its drug discovery products. BPS also provides custom protein expression, biochemical and cell-based assays, cell line development, and compound screening services.
Brain Corp is a software technology company specializing in the development of intelligent, autonomous systems. BrainOS is the foundation of Brain Corp’s A.I. platform technology. It is a proprietary operating system that integrates with off-the- shelf hardware and sensors to provide cost-effective ‘brains’ for robots.
Brymill is the world’s leading manufacturer of handheld, liquid nitrogen cryosurgical and cryospray devices. Brymill offers the most comprehensive selection of equipment and accessories, providing unsurpassed safety, versatility, precision and control.
Cato Research is an international regulatory and clinical contract research organization that has been delivering successful outcomes for its clients for more than 25 years. Through highly qualified personnel located in offices around the world, CATO offers tried-and-trusted international coverage.
Caucho’s relentless quest for performance and reliability paved the way for Resin to become one of the leading open source Java application servers since 1998. Caucho’s engineers’ dedication to the development, support and evolution of the Resin Java EE 6 Web Profile continues to uphold our reputation for quality, performance and manageabilit...
Celgene Corporation is an integrated global pharmaceutical company engaged primarily in the discovery, development and commercialization of innovative therapies for the treatment of cancer and inflammatory diseases through gene and protein regulation.
Cell Applications Inc.'s products and custom services support basic life science research and biopharmaceutical drug discovery. CAI’s Center for Primary Cell Innovation pushes the edges of technology, with regular advancements developed in collaboration with academic & industry experts.
Cell IDx was founded to be the technology leader in multiplexed cellular immunodiagnostics. We are a privately held biotechnology company committed to developing highly sensitive and specific reagents for research and clinical immunohistochemistry and other immunoassays.
Cello Therapeutics, Inc. specializes in the development of nanoparticles composed of FDA-approved cancer drugs loaded within a biocompatible polymer core for cancer treatment. These nanoparticles are then coated with natural red blood cell membrane, a recent breakthrough technology in the field of nanomedicine.
At Charles River, we are passionate about our role in improving the quality of people’s lives. Our mission, our excellent science and our strong sense of purpose guides us in all that we do, and we approach each day with the knowledge that our work helps to improve the health and well-being of many across the globe.
ChemCyte is an innovative life sciences company that serves biotech and pharmaceutical companies in developing products. ChemCyte specializes in custom synthesis of nucleoside and nucleotide analogs with special emphasis on labeled nucleotide for genomic research to provide excellent service, best quality, and low-cost products.
ChromaCode is a molecular diagnostics company with a bioinformatics focus and pedigree from Illumina, Google[x], Luminex, and Caltech. We leverage patented mathematical methods and algorithmic enhancements to enrich signal processing from the most popular life science instrumentation.
Cidara is a clinical-stage biotechnology company focused on developing new anti-infectives that have the potential to transform the standard of care and save or improve patients’ lives. Cidara also leverages the novel Cloudbreak™ platform to develop antibody-drug conjugates for treatment of serious viral and Gram-negative bacterial infections.
CliniComp, Intl., a San Diego based company, is a global provider of Electronic Health Record hardware, software and support solutions that has enjoyed an unrivaled track record of performance and reliability in complex high acuity hospital environments for decades.
Cloudbeds creates cloud-based hospitality management software that simplifies the working lives of professional property owners, operators, and employees. Tens of thousands of hotels, hostels, vacation rentals, and groups in over 135 countries trust Cloudbeds’ award-winning software.
Codex DNA applies its breakthroughs in automation solutions for DNA, RNA, and protein synthesis to enable customers to program and write synthetic biology that creates sustainable healthcare and technology solutions for some of humanity’s biggest challenges.
Companion Medical is a leader in the development of advanced technology to improve diabetes care. Companion’s InPen system is available in the U.S. and is the only FDA-cleared, smart insulin pen paired with an integrated diabetes management app. Companion received CE mark in July 2018, paving the way for launch in key international markets.
CompuCom Systems, Inc. provides end-to-end managed services, technology and consulting to enable the digital workplace for enterprise, midsize and small businesses. Celebrating its 30th year, CompuCom delights with individualized experiences, drives workplace collaboration and productivity, and delivers operational performance and efficiency.
Cordial is a next-generation email and messaging platform built on real-time data. Our goal is to help marketers leverage their data to create timely, personalized experiences for their customers across channels. Instead of relying on multiple technologies and messaging providers, Cordial enables brands to simplify their processes by consolidating ...
Named after the founder’s hometown of Coronado, the Coronado Brewing Company is staple in the San Diego craft brewing community. With more than 20 years in operation, it has now expanded to a 30 barrel brewhouse capable of producing 40,000 barrels a year.
CorTechs Labs develops and markets brain imaging solutions used by neurologists and radiologists in hundreds of clinics/research centers around the world. CorTechs Labs’ team includes scientists, engineers, business professionals and clinical specialists working towards the goal of improving the care and treatment of patients with CNS disorders.
Cox Business is more than part of a cable company; it’s a technology solutions leader. In addition to offering phone, internet, and TV services for businesses, it consults with companies of all sizes to provide managed network services, cloud infrastructure, managed hosting services, and other emerging technology solutions. Come connect with us.
Neuropeptide Receptor Targeted Therapeutics for the Treatment of Endocrine Diseases and Cancers. Crinetics is driven by a passion for drug-hunting and tempered by a post-recession startup culture. The goal is to create new therapeutics that can make a meaningful difference in the lives of our patients.
Crown Bioscience, Inc. is a platform technology company providing drug discovery and development services in oncology, inflammation, and metabolic diseases. CrownBio helps biopharm. companies solve challenges with end-to-end preclinical solutions, a collection of well-validated in vitro, in vivo, and ex vivo models, and cutting-edge technologies.
Cubic Corporation is the parent company of three major businesses, Cubic Transportation Systems (CTS) – payment and IT for travel solutions, Cubic Global Defense (CGD) – combat training systems and support services for the military, and Cubic Mission Solutions (CMS) – technology and surveillance for numerous missions.
DermTech is the leading genomics company in dermatology and is creating a new category of medicine, precision dermatology, enabled by its non-invasive skin genomics platform. DermTech’s mission is to transform the practice of dermatology through more accurate diagnosis and treatment, and the elimination of unnecessary surgery.
Diakont is an industry-leading provider of technology-enabled solutions and services supporting the safety and economy of the energy industry. Leveraging decades of engineering expertise, Diakont is proud to partner with pipeline, storage tank operators, and nuclear plant operators around the world to support asset integrity management programs.
Lilly is a global healthcare leader that unites caring with discovery to make life better for people around the world. It fulfills its mission by discovering medicines that meet real needs, improving the understanding and management of disease, and giving back to communities through philanthropy and volunteerism.
EpiSci is founded on a diverse set of capabilities bound together by a single mission: solving our nation’s most critical challenges. Through its Tactical Artificial Intelligence expertise, it develops next generation autonomous technologies that empower its military and commercial customers to accomplish their missions faster, safer, and better.
Erasca is a clinical-stage precision oncology company driven by a bold mission—to erase cancer. The company is on a journey to shut down one of cancer’s most commonly mutated signaling cascades, the RAS/MAPK pathway, which affects approximately 5.5 million lives each year worldwide.
ESET® is an IT security industry pioneer and maker of the award-winning NOD32® proactive technology. Our security solutions protect over 100 million computer users − businesses and consumers – in more than 180 countries, enabling them to enjoy safer technology.
Life Sciences, Precision Health
Exact Sciences unites visionary collaborators to help advance the fight against cancer.
Founded in 1956, FICO introduced analytic solutions such as credit scoring that have made credit more widely available around the world. Now, its use of Big Data and mathematical algorithms to predict consumer behavior has transformed entire industries. The company provides analytics software and tools to manage risk, fight fraud and more.
Fit City Adventure is Southern California's corporate lifestyle concierge that provides team building with an active twist, including onsite and offsite fitness classes and health and wellness activities ranging from leisure to adventure.
FoxFury creates cutting-edge lighting and technology products that are used in a variety of industries, including fire, police, military, industrial, film, and photography. FoxFury’s mission is to deliver premium and reliable products that keep users safe, so they can get the job done quickly and effectively.
Fuse designs, engineers, and delivers innovative network and software solutions to meet the needs of the warfighter and first responder. As a Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Small Business (SDVOSB), Fuse is dedicated to advancing warfighter capabilities with elegant, user-focused communications, networks, and software solutions.
General Assembly (GA) is a global education company that closes skills gaps through leading-edge courses, workshops, and events in today’s in-demand technology fields. We help individuals gain new skills, pursue a promotion, find a new career, or join a global community of entrepreneurs, innovators, and leaders. At the same time, we also develop ...
General Atomics is its own company, with a unique and powerful vision. The Predator® series of unmanned aerial vehicles has changed aviation and is changing the way our fighting forces work. In electromagnetics, we’re modernizing the way aircraft carriers launch and land planes. Our work in nuclear fusion is contributing to an international effo...
GoSite is a software company that builds modern online products for businesses. Our cloud based product suite features web tools to power businesses online, including critical web management and data driven technology. We are on a mission to empower businesses and help them stay connected with new and existing customers.
Guru is an app that makes the museum experience interactive, immersive, and compelling for visitors both inside and outside museums, zoos, and aquariums. Guru allows visitors to transcend the static exhibit and engage in the interactive discovery of culture, exploration, and personalization.
Human Longevity, Inc.™ (HLI) is a genomics-based, health intelligence company creating the world’s largest and most comprehensive database of whole genome, phenotype, and clinical data. Its goal is to extend healthy human life by revolutionizing human health and transforming the practice of medicine.
Integrated Device Technology, Inc. develops system-level solutions that optimize its customers’ applications. IDT’s market-leading products in RF, timing, wireless power transfer, serial switching, interfaces and sensing solutions are among the company’s broad array of complete mixed-signal solutions for a wide variety of segments.
Illumina’s goal is to apply innovative technologies and revolutionary assays to the analysis of genetic variation and function, making studies possible that were not even imaginable just a few years ago. These studies will help make the realization of personalized medicine possible.
Inseev Interactive is a San Diego based performance digital marketing agency. We specialize in PPC, SEO, CRO, and website development. Because every marketing dollar we spend is designed to pay for itself, we measure and monitor our efforts like a hawk as we undertake campaigns, and adjust accordingly to ensure maximum efficiency.
Intuit builds intuitive web, mobile, and cloud solutions that generate more money, more time, and more confidence for 46+ million people. Leveraging big data insights, machine learning, and powerful automation, it helps consumers, small business owners, and the self-employed achieve their dreams of prosperity.
Caring for the world, one person at a time inspires and unites the people of Johnson & Johnson. It embraces research and science - bringing innovative ideas, products and services to advance the health and well-being of people.
LeadCrunch uses artificial intelligence to create custom B2B lookalike audiences that look like your best customers. It engages these audiences with your content, and delivers qualified leads that convert into more pipeline and a happier sales team.
LionDesk believes businesses are built on relationships. Most known for innovation, ease of use and delivering value beyond cost, it automates client relationship management so leads don't fall through the cracks, professionals stay top of mind, and contacts consistently turn into lifelong clients.
LunaDNA is the first and only genomic and medical research database owned by its community. A venture-backed Public Benefit Corporation, LunaDNA enables people to own and share their genomic information for the greater good of the community and medical research and earn from medical discoveries at the same time.
Lytx® is the world’s leading provider of video telematics, safety, and productivity solutions for commercial and public sector fleets. Its unrivaled Driver Safety Program, best-in-class DriveCam® Event Recorder, and proprietary machine vision and artificial intelligence technology are proven to help save lives and reduce risk.
Measurabl is the world’s fastest-growing sustainability software for the built environment. Our automation tools make it easy and accurate for more than 5 billion square feet of commercial property across 67 countries to collect sustainability data, analyze, and report on performance, and identify energy and water efficiency opportunities.
By thinking agile and building value-adding products, Mindera creates high performance, resilient, and scalable software systems to empower global businesses. It proudly builds software used by millions of people around the world and offers solutions across an expansive scope of software systems.
Founded in 1998 in Encinitas, CA, Nixon is the premium watch and accessories brand for the youth lifestyle market. Focused on making the little stuff better, Nixon‘s product range includes select soft goods, leather goods, custom audio products, and more.
NOVO develops best-in-class medical devices, biotech instruments, printing systems, commercial products, and custom automation for our clients. We have over 70 hardware, firmware, and software developers with engineering expertise in all aspects of new product development. We are always looking for gifted engineers to join our team.
NuVasive is a place where new and innovative products are created at a speed that drives its ability to deliver Absolute Responsiveness, giving it a competitive edge. NuVasive empowers its shareowners to influence results and significantly contribute to the success of the company.
The mission of PetDesk is to extend pets’ lives by bringing value to pet care providers and pet parents. We do that by providing pet care businesses with top notch customer communication software and pet parents with engaging mobile experiences. We are a key player in the industry with over 45 employees, 1,400 customers and 600,000 app users.
Planck Aerosystems designs and builds autonomous unmanned aerial systems (UAS) for mobile applications. By using advanced ship-launched aircraft coupled with cutting edge imaging payload, proprietary software, and intuitive user interfaces, the Planck UAS locates, identifies, and tracks all contacts of interest, customized to customer needs.
Portfolium partners with colleges & universities to help students share a complete picture of their professional potential, beyond just their GPA. Portfolium’s cloud-based platform empowers students to capture, curate and convert skills into job offers, while also giving learning institutions and employers the tools they need as well.
Psyonix is an independent video game developer behind successful games including Gears of War, Mass Effect 3, XCOM: Enemy Unknown, Bulletstorm, Unreal Tournament III, Unreal Tournament 2004, and the award-winning sports-action hit, Rocket League.
Door Interactive is a national, award-winning, full-service marketing and advertising firm. Red Door helps clients such as WD-40, Titleist, Bosch, Thermador, Shea Homes, and ASICS leverage brand narratives alongside an integrated, data-driven system, delivering the right message, to the right audience, at the right time.
Reef is comprised of a diverse group of beach lovers and surfers all driven by the same passion and relentless spirit of its founders. That same spirit is what attracts some of the greatest surf legends like Mick Fanning, Rob Machado, and Taylor Knox to be Reef's Ambassadors, partners, and design consultants.
Life Sciences, Medical Devices
ResMed, a connected health company with more than five million cloud-connected devices for daily remote patient monitoring, changes lives with every breath. Its devices and software solutions help treat and manage sleep apnea, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, and other respiratory conditions.
Rockstar Games intently focuses on quality and content to proudly produce exactly the kind of games we would want to play ourselves. A career at Rockstar Games is about passion and commitment, to the projects and to each other, all the while working on some of the most creatively rewarding and challenging projects.
Rough Draft Brewing Company was conceived with one mission in mind - create innovative, high-quality craft beers worth sharing with those who love beer as much as it does. Each excited, passionate, and dedicated to delivering great tasting, drink-anywhere brews that are as unique in character as those who drink them.
The Salk Institute for Biological Studies is one of the world's preeminent basic research institutions, where internationally renowned faculty probe fundamental life sciences questions in a unique, collaborative, and creative environment. The institute is focused on both discovery and mentoring future generations of researchers.
Samsung Electronics is a global leader in technology, opening new possibilities for people everywhere. Through relentless innovation and discovery, it is transforming the worlds of TVs, smartphones, wearable devices, tablets, cameras, digital appliances, network systems, medical devices, semiconductors, and LED solutions.
SDG&E is an innovative San Diego-based energy company that provides clean, safe, and reliable energy to better the lives of the people it serves in San Diego and southern Orange counties. More than 4,100 employees work to provide the cleanest and most reliable energy in the West.
The San Diego Padres are a Major League Baseball club, established in 1969. The Padres compete in the National League Western Division, playing home games at Petco Park, which opened in downtown San Diego in 2004. In its history, the club has won four division titles and two National League pennants, advancing to the World Series in 1984 and 1998.
Sayva is a full-service accounting, finance, and technology consulting firm providing outsourced accounting, special project resources, and direct-hire recruiting services to companies of all sizes. Our unique approach, extensive network, and professional backgrounds allow us to develop customized solutions to deliver efficient results.
Sanford Burnham Prebys Medical Discovery Institute is a preeminent research institute dedicated to understanding basic human biology and disease, and advancing discoveries to profoundly impact human health. SBP is anchored by an NCI-designated Cancer Center and has produced breakthroughs in cancer, neuroscience, immunology and children’s diseases...
By enabling scientists to easily Outsource Everything but the Genius®, Scientist.com is pioneering a faster, leaner and more innovation-centric approach to research. Its vision is to create a world in which scientists are limited only by their imagination.
The Scripps Research Institute is a leader in the discovery and application of biomedical breakthroughs that improve human health. As the world's largest independent non-profit biomedical research facility, it expands the frontiers of science and education and create hope for millions.
Sector 9 Skateboards was founded in La Jolla, CA in 1993. The first boards were made in the backyard one at a time, now the boards can found all over the world. Sector 9 makes longboards, skateboards, clothing, and accessories for the surf, skate, and snowboarding lifestyles.
Seer is a performance digital marketing agency with services for SEO, PPC, Analytics, Creative, & CRO. At Seer, we believe there is a person behind every search. We leverage big data tools and audience research to help better serve those people. When your customers turn to the web to solve their problems, Seer is built to help them find you.
Seismic is the leading global marketing and sales enablement solution, improving close rates and delivering larger deals for sales while increasing marketing’s impact on the bottom line. Large enterprises use Seismic to increase sales productivity through the automatic distribution of relevant information and personalized content.
Shield AI is the home of Hivemind, an artificial intelligence which enables robots to see, reason about, and search the world. Hivemind allows robots to learn from their experiences. Shield AI’s first product, Nova, is a Hivemind-powered robot that autonomously searches buildings while simultaneously streaming video and generating maps.
Simplexity Services provides accounting and back office services for startups. For less than the cost of a single employee, Simplexity Services provides startups with a team of highly accomplished bookkeepers, controllers, CPA’s, and CFO’s to manage everything from basic bookkeeping to advanced financial modeling.
Sony’s mission is to inspire and fulfill curiosity across the globe. It wants to be responsible for getting hearts racing, stirring ambition, and putting a smile on the faces of our customers. That challenge, combined with its spirit of innovation, motivates Sony to create groundbreaking technology, entertainment, and services for people worldwid...
Founded by Greg Koch and Steve Wagner in 1996, the groundbreaking San Diego-based Stone Brewing is the 9th largest craft brewer in the United States. Recognized as an industry leader, Stone has been listed on the Inc. 500 | 5000 Fastest Growing Private Companies list 12 times.
Suja Juice™ was one of the first brands to bring fresh juices to the masse. All beverages are cold-pressured using High Pressure Processing (HPP) to kill harmful bacteria and preserve maximum nutrition and taste.
In 2010 Sun Bum created a new high quality brand of sun care products specifically formulated for people who live and love in the sun. A brand that captures the essence of the outdoor lifestyle while protecting ourselves, and the ones we love, from the harmful dangers of the sun.
For more than 230 years, Takeda has brought hope to people around the world through its people-centered and innovation-driven approach to science and medicine. As a global pharmaceutical leader, it focuses on solving unmet needs where it can make a real difference—and on putting patients first.
Founded in 1974, Taylor Guitars is one of the world’s leading guitar manufacturers. Headquartered in El Cajon, California, Taylor is renowned for blending innovative manufacturing techniques with a master craftsman’s attention to detail. The company’s guitars are widely considered among the best-sounding and easiest to play in the world.
Headquartered in Carlsbad, TaylorMade Golf is a leading manufacturer of high-performance golf equipment and golf balls and a major force on the PGA TOUR. With industry-leading innovative products like M1 and M2 metalwoods, M1 and M2 irons, and TP5/TP5X golf balls, TaylorMade has one of the strongest athlete portfolios in golf.
Tealium revolutionizes today’s digital businesses with a universal approach to customer data orchestration – spanning web, mobile, offline, and IoT devices. With the power to unify customer data into a single source of truth, Tealium offers a turnkey integration ecosystem supporting over 1,000 client-side and server-side vendors and technologie...
Teradata leverages all of the data, all of the time, so you can analyze anything, deploy anywhere, and deliver analytics that matter. By providing answers to the complexity, cost, and inadequacy of today’s analytics, Teradata is transforming how businesses work and people live.
The Control Group is an award-winning web development company with over 15 million customers. Its cutting-edge technology connects, informs & protects people. Always looking to develop & deploy trailblazing solutions, its people & culture are second to none: they’re innovative, creative, collaborative, talented. They work hard, play h...
Thermo Fisher Scientific works to enable customers to make the world healthier, cleaner, and safer. Through its numerous brands, Thermo Fisher helps advance life sciences research, solve complex analytical challenges, improve patient diagnostics, deliver medicines to market, and increase laboratory productivity.
Truvian Health is disrupting the blood testing industry to fulfill an unmet need, developing an automated benchtop FDA-cleared system that allows practitioners to deliver data to patients instantaneously on a secure and easy-to-use mobile platform.
Tunnel Vision is the global provider of Virtual Reality Experiences to the customers of indoor skydiving facilities. Using its unique patent pending helmet and VR technology its partnering skydiving centers provide a fully immersive VR4D experience.
Urban Translations creates interactive experiences and translation services for the hospitality and travel industry. Urban Translations’ flagship product is a digital touchscreen platform that enables guests to order menu items and amenities in any language, on tablets, and smartphones.
Verimatrix specializes in securing and enhancing revenue for multi-network, multi-screen digital TV services around the globe and is recognized as the global number one in revenue security for connected video devices. The company offers the world's only globally interconnected revenue security platform, Verspective Intelligence Center.
Veyo is a full-service non-emergency medical transportation (NEMT) broker using cutting-edge consumer technology to transform patient transportation. We partner with state governments, health plans, and healthcare providers to coordinate safe, efficient, and reliable transportation for their members.
Viasat is a global communications company that believes everyone and everything can be connected. That’s why it’s building the ultimate communications network, to enable great, global connectivity to be brought to where it’s needed and wanted most.
White Labs, Inc. is an international company headquartered in San Diego that provides pure liquid yeast, fermentation products, services, analysis and education to professionals and enthusiasts alike. Continually raising the bar in the art of fermentation
XiltriX is a powerful, highly inter-connectable system that watches all ambient parameters and the well-functioning of your equipment, clean rooms and facilities in real-time. XiltriX acts like a pulse on your infrastructure, tracking temperature, door openings, relative humidity, air pressure, air particles, VOCs and any other needed parameters.
XYO is a decentralized data oracle with the ability to validate data from multiple sources without requiring a trusted relationship. Whether it's a photo of your dog or the temperature in a shipping truck, XYO means you can keep a permanent record of invaluable data between two devices, even if they are owned and controlled independently.
Zesty.io is a cloud platform for brand marketing teams to build and unleash content-rich websites that engage customers and accelerate sales. Unlock content from your website and send it to mobile apps, IoT devices, digital signage, and more... all from one intuitive platform. Trusted by brands such as Sony, Rocket League, Astroglide, and more.
Zipdev helps startups, small, medium and large companies with software design and development. We build apps and websites for clients on a project basis and provide them with qualified, remote designers and developers who are located in Baja California and other tech hubs in Latin America.
Zovio is an education technology services company that partners with higher education institutions and employers to deliver innovative, personalized solutions to help learners and leaders achieve their aspirations. Zovio leverages its core strengths and applies its technology and capabilities to priority market needs. Using advanced data and analyt...
While we know and love all of the companies located in San Diego, we simply don’t have room to feature all of them (as much as we want to!). So we’re just focusing on tech, life sciences, and lifestyle brands.
In order to be featured on the SD: Life. Changing. company map, company must have all of the following requirements:
o Product doesn’t not need to fit into one of the sub-categories
o Tech: develop software and/or hardware technology products
o Life Sciences: create products that involve or relate to biotechnology, pharmaceuticals, biomedical devices, and life system technologies.
o Lifestyle: develops products that directly support the San Diego active lifestyle
If your company fits this criteria, simply sign up for access to the toolkit and select “I’d like to also add a profile for my company.”
San Diego’s economy is doing big things, literally. Recently named #1 city for booming entrepreneurship and #3 U.S. Life Sciences cluster, San Diego is creating a culture of innovation and impact to make the world a better place. Put those shades on because the future in San Diego is looking bright.
Those brilliant ideas don’t come to fruition overnight, so shouldn’t your workplace be one that you are excited to go to everyday? We think so. And we’re building pretty cool places and products to help with that. Here are a few of the places that are expanding to keep up with San Diego’s growth.
Whether you’re itching for your next career move or simply wanting to meet like-minded people, networking is always a good idea. Did you know that about half of available jobs aren’t posted online? These jobs go to people that recruiters already know. In other words, people they meet at networking events. So get out there, and don’t be shy. You never know what incredible opportunities will come from it.
Explore San Diego networking opportunities below.
We’ve partnered with Ballast Point to launch a special Made in San Diego beer. Like San Diego: Life. Changing., this beer is made for San Diego, by San Diego.
Marked with local neighborhoods and city names, as well as the San Diego: Life. Changing. brand mark, the beer will be sold exclusively in San Diego County and a portion of every case sold will go to support San Diego’s small business and startup community. Is that life-changing, or what?
Here’s how it works:
For more information on the partnership, and Ballast Point’s history in San Diego, check out this post: https://www.sandiegolifechanging.org/made-in-sd-beer-launch/
Check out MadeinSD.com for more information.
With so many tech and life sciences companies popping up every day, the career opportunities in San Diego are endless. Click through our map to check out some of the col companies you could add to your resume.
Keep in mind that this map is sorted by industry of company - not type of employment. You can find software engineering jobs at life sciences companies, as well as marketing, operations, legal, design and other jobs at any of these companies.
If your company would like to be added to map, please contact us at email@example.com