Mike Sofen

Enterprise Data Architect

Mike Sofen is the enterprise data architect at Illumina, the world leader in DNA sequencing and genomics research technology solutions and a company that generates exabytes of genomic data and petabytes of corporate, operational, and manufacturing data. His current role at Illumina involves strategic data technology architectures, data and semantic unification, and technical database engineering solutions spanning many platforms. Prior to Illumina, Mike was a data and solutions architect-engineer with a focus on the design/build of leading edge enterprise data solutions in verticals like genomics, healthcare, financials, telecom, and aerospace. At Scripps, Mike was known as the “data sniper”. At Illumina he is simply known as “the data guy” and rides his bicycle to work year ‘round. https://www.linkedin.com/in/mike-sofen-4aa956