Careers at ThermoFisher Scientific


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Our Locations: San Francisco Bay Area


Thermo Fisher Scientific has a prominent presence in the San Francisco Bay Area employing over 2,600 team members across nine locations. As the world leader in serving science, our employees do groundbreaking work every day in a wide range of fields such as research and development, information technology, engineering, quality, operations, software development, and sales.

South San Francisco Office

South San Francisco

Our South San Francisco office employs nearly 700 team members. The office is home to our Clinical Next-Generation Sequencing and Genetic Sciences businesses. This wide-range of cutting-edge work creates world-wide impacts, such as improving cancer treatments, rapid testing viruses such as Zika and Ebola, and developing platform and content solutions to help bring criminals to justice.

Perks- Onsite gym/fitness center, Oyster Point Café & Starbucks Café, purple tie dry cleaning, vanpools, oyster point shuttles, Toastmasters Group, pool & foosball table, electric car charging stations

Fremont: Electron Microscopy

Fremont: Electron Microscopy

Our Materials and Structural Analysis location in Fremont is the hub for our Electrical Failure Analysis business and employs nearly 100 team members. We are a leading supplier of microscopes dedicated to electrical fault characterization in semiconductor devices. Our Electrical Failure Analysis systems are mission critical for the world's leading semiconductor companies and are used in process development, yield ramp and failure analysis. The team has the mission ‘To find and analyze the defects that matter.’

Fremont: Niche Diagnostics Office

Fremont: Niche Diagnostics

Our Niche Diagnostics location in Fremont employs over 500 team members focused on the development and manufacturing of chemistry-based products for the diagnostics Drugs of Abuse, Therapeutic Drug Monitoring, and Immunosuppressant Drug Monitoring. We also manufacture Quality Control products, reagents used by the labs to ensure test accuracy, enabling labs to provide results for a variety of disease pathologies. Fremont is home to our Particle Technology (bead solutions for calibration, immunoassays, flow cytometry, and particulate analysis) and our Biologics manufacturing. Our primary product lines are immunoassays, quality control, particle technology, and biologics.

Perks - Gym onsite, Purple Tie dry cleaning, Connections Cafe, Volleyball court, Uber account for commuting, and Club Sport Discounts

Pleasanton Office


Our Pleasanton office employs 500+ team members and manufactures gene-related products such as Oligos, Arrays, Cards, AmpliSeq panels, large-scale kits, synthetic genes, and pilot instruments in our Zero Waste Facility.

Perks- BART/ACE train shuttles, On-site Café, Fitness equipment and exercise classes, Free Electric Vehicle chargers, Walking trails

San Jose Office

San Jose

Our San Jose site employs over 400 team members and primarily supports our Mass Spectrometry business through research and development, manufacturing, and other functions such as Finance and Marketing. The site develops and manufactures a complete range of analytic instruments and software services that support customers within proteomics, clinical research and pharmaceutical, biotech, food safety, and environmental market segments.

Perks- on-site cafeteria, fitness center, EV charging stations, fueling service and basketball and volleyball courts.

Santa Clara Fiberlite

Santa Clara - Fiberlite

Our Santa Clara facility encompasses two sites and employs 50+ team members. We manufacture centrifugation rotors for Life Sciences and other laboratory separations. These are used in many applications from cancer research to food and drug safety to vaccine production and more. Our products use advanced carbon fiber composites to create the lightest and strongest rotors available on the market. Our rotors allow scientist to have the most performance available on the market to deliver cutting edge results. We are the only manufacturer of carbon fiber composites in centrifugation in the world. We pride ourselves on our safety and on our team-centered culture.

Santa Clara Measurement and Control

Santa Clara - Measurement and Control

Our Santa Clara location manufactures measurement and control solutions for life sciences process applications. We provide select hardware, software and services for upstream biopharma applications as well as software and services for downstream applications allowing us to transform single-use facilities into a seamless network to optimize resources and generate batch reports using scalable automation & platform independent controllers.

Santa Clara Office

Santa Clara – Microarrays

Our Santa Clara offices employ 200+ team members and manufactures gene-related products such as Quantigene Multi-Plex RNA, Quantigene Singleplex Assay, PrimeFlow RNA Assay, ViewRNA Tissue, ViewRNA Cell, and Eureka Genotyping.

Sunnyvale Office


Our Sunnyvale location employs 300+ team members. Its’ key manufacturing capabilities/competencies include polymeric resin synthesis/grafting, column manufacturing for ion chromatography and liquid chromatography applications, and electrolytic consumables for ion chromatography applications.


Unity Lab Services

Our Unity Lab Services provides a single source for integrated laboratory services, scientific support and supply management across all laboratory supplies, instruments and equipment at multiple customer locations throughout the US.


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About Thermo Fisher Scientific

Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. (NYSE: TMO) is the world leader in serving science, with revenues of more than $20 billion and approximately 65,000 employees globally. Our mission is to enable our customers to make the world healthier, cleaner and safer. We help our customers accelerate life sciences research, solve complex analytical challenges, improve patient diagnostics, deliver medicines to market and increase laboratory productivity. Through our premier brands - Thermo Scientific, Applied Biosystems, Invitrogen, Fisher Scientific and Unity Lab Services - we offer an unmatched combination of innovative technologies, purchasing convenience and comprehensive services.

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