The La Jolla Institute for Immunology (LJI) provides friendly surroundings with the many part-time and full-time positions it has available. At the Institute you will be working with helpful people of different backgrounds and experiences.


  • Eligible employees can enroll in LJI’s medical, dental, and vision plans. Your benefits begin on the date of hire.
  • Our dental plans provide up to 3 teeth cleanings per year.
  • LJI offers Flexible Spending Accounts (FSA) which allows employees to use pre-tax dollars to cover healthcare and dependent care expenses.
  • With coverage that begins on the date of hire, LJI provides eligible employees with company-paid basic life insurance, accidental death and dismemberment (AD&D), and disability insurance.
  • Eligible employees can contribute to their retirement plan (pre-tax or post-tax) from the date of hire. Following your one year anniversary, LJI will contribute 10% of your eligible compensation to your retirement account and no employee contribution is required.
  • LJI provides 15 paid holidays per year.
  • Employees receive a minimum of 5 sick days per year.
  • Eligible employees can accrue vacation benefits from the date of hire.
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Discounted gym memberships
  • Transit subsidy program with MTS
  • Free onsite yoga classes
  • Free Headspace account
  • Annual wellness challenges/events
  • Tuition assistance
  • Employee referral program
  • Pet insurance
  • Child Care benefit program
  • Sports leagues
  • Discount programs, perks, and other benefits