Assertio Therapeutics, Inc.

Sr. Systems Engineer (Systems/Network Engineer)

Lake Forest, IL, United States
May 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:
    • Wired, wireless, and edge network equipment - primarily Aruba and Fortinet
    • Microsoft server technologies on Azure: Active Directory, Exchange online, Office365, Windows Server 2012 and 2016, and System Center
    • Azure Storage
  • Familiarity in the following areas is a strong plus:
    • Exchange, and SQL
    • Active Directory and Group Policy scripting o
    • QL (from a server OS administration point of view)
    • 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 is a leading specialty pharmaceutical company committed to putting the Patient First in everything we do; with a focus on enhancing the lives of patients, families, physicians, providers and in payors through commercialization of products in the areas of pain and neurology, and developing drugs in areas of unmet medical needs.

Depomed currently markets three medicines focused on neuropathic pain and migraine through its Neurology and Pain Business and has an emerging Specialty Business focused on orphan drug indications and areas of unmet medical need.

Depomed has a clear THREE PILLAR strategy for growth:

MAINTAIN a strong/profitable NUCYNTA franchise through a commercialization agreement with Collegium, GROW the Neurology and Pain Business and BUILD a new Specialty Business through a recent Cosyntropin transaction. The company's strategy is to continue to identify, license and develop new products-that offer enhanced therapeutic options to patient populations that may be underserved by existing therapies.

As part of the transformation strategy, Depomed has relocated its headquarters to Lake Forest, Illinois.

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