Assertio Therapeutics, Inc.

Sr. Systems Engineer (Systems/Network Engineer)

Lake Forest, IL, United States
Apr 27, 2018
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time
Responsible for the daily administration, maintenance, and troubleshooting of server and network infrastructure. Expertise in Microsoft stack on Azure, where primary technologies include O365, Skype for Business, Active Directory, Operating System Deployment (Win10 & Autopilot), InTune, and System Center. Accountable for server maintenance and network administration, including maintenance of comprehensive documentation for networks and systems.

• Work with external partners to provide daily administration, maintenance, and troubleshooting of server and network infrastructure.
• Represent Depomed in decision-making and administration related to Infrastructure architecture.
• Accurately document existing and new systems and processes. (e.g., work instructions, network documentation, and operating procedures)
• Escalation point for helpdesk


• Bachelor's Degree, technical software certification (Microsoft Certified IT Professional), or equivalent work experience
• Minimum of 5 years prior experience in network or systems engineer capacity
• Experience working in regulated environments (i.e., GXP, Dept of Defense, or SOX) and complying with change control systems
• Must have strong technical knowledge of and direct experience with:
o Wired, wireless, and edge network equipment - primarily Aruba and Fortinet
o Microsoft server technologies on Azure: Active Directory, Exchange online, Office365, Windows Server 2012 and 2016, and System Center
o Azure Storage
• Familiarity in the following areas is a strong plus:
o Exchange, and SQL
o Active Directory and Group Policy scripting
o SQL (from a server OS administration point of view)
o Skype for Business

• Self-motivated with strong ability to prioritize and multitask
• Rapidly learn new technologies and implement knowledge effectively.
• Team players with positive attitude and willingness to innovate are strongly desired.
• Proven ability to communicate technical concepts clearly and concisely to non-technical clients
• Strengths in working across all levels of the company in a calm and diplomatic manner.
• Exceptional customer service skills.
• Excellent oral and written communication skills

About Us

Depomed, Inc. is a specialty pharmaceutical company focused on developing and commercializing products to treat pain and other central nervous system conditions. Founded in 1995, Depomed has successfully executed on strategy of acquiring, integrating and growing differentiated therapeutic products and building each into a strong market presence. The result is a broad portfolio of pain and neurology specialty pharmaceuticals currently comprised of five FDA-approved products. These include Gralise® for the management of Postherpetic Neuralgia (PHN), Cambia® for the acute treatment of migraine attacks, Zipsor® for the relief of mild to moderate acute pain, Lazanda® for the management of breakthrough pain in cancer patients and our most recent addition, the company's flagship asset, the NUCYNTA® franchise.

Acquired in April 2015 and re-launched in June 2015, the NUCYNTA franchise includes NUCYNTA® ER for the extended management of pain, including neuropathic pain associated with diabetic peripheral neuropathy (DPN) and NUCYNTA® for immediate management of moderate to severe acute pain in adults.

Depomed also has successfully developed and licensed its unique drug-delivery technology, Acuform®. This patented oral-delivery technology allows for the targeted, extended release of pharmaceutical compounds into the upper gastrointestinal tract. The company's Acuform technology is currently being used in four marketed drugs, including Gralise.

Depomed's successful execution on strategy and has resulted in solid product revenue growth over the past three years. Located in Newark, California in the East Bay of San Francisco, Depomed is listed on the NASDAQ market under the ticker DEPO and employs approximately 500 people, of which approximately 350 are part of the Commercial organization.

Depomed is an AA/EEO/Veterans/Disabled employer.