Careers

At Adamas, we have a vision to create a world in which time-dependent medicines are the standard of care for central nervous system (CNS) disorders. Why? Because we believe medicine should meaningfully help people when they need it and not intervene in life when they don’t.

Our culture is rooted in integrity and curiosity, while being results-oriented and fearless in our pursuit to reduce the burden of all those affected by CNS disorders. We learn quickly from each other and share knowledge generously. We’re powerfully motivated to achieve and perform at the top of our collective game to innovate ways, based on time, to serve CNS patients and their caregivers more effectively.

Current Career Opportunities
Every day, we work hard to enhance the daily living experience of those affected by CNS disorders. Ready to join our team of passionate professionals? Explore our open opportunities below, or simply send us your resume or CV.

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EXPLORE TOTAL REWARDS
At Adamas, we know that our employees are the driving force behind the company’s success. That’s why we offer a comprehensive compensation and benefits program that includes generous stock option and RSU grants and the following:

  • Medical
    Adamas provides various medical plans and coverage options for employees and their dependents through Blue Shield of California and Kaiser Permanente. Employees can better manage their health spending through Flexible Spending Accounts (FSA).

  • Dental:
    Employee and dependent coverage is provided through Delta Dental.

  • Vision
    Employee and dependent coverage is provided through VSP Vision.

  • 401(k) Retirement Savings Plan
    Employees have flexibility to make traditional pre-tax and Roth after-tax employee contributions along with employer match.

  • Income Protection
    Employees and their families are protected in the event they are unable to work due to injury or illness, or death. We offer basic life and accidental death and dismemberment (AD&D) and employer paid short- and long-term insurance.

  • Time Off:
    • PTO: Full-time employees accrue 21 days of PTO in their first year of employment, with one additional day of PTO for each subsequent year.
    • Paid holidays and winter shutdown: Adamas observes 10 paid holidays per year and takes a company-wide paid break between Christmas and New Year’s Day.

  • Additional benefits
    • Commuter benefits: Employees can contribute pretax dollars toward public transportation and parking expenses.
    • Employee Assistance Program: Employees and their dependents have access to confidential counseling sessions for a wide range of health, family and work issues.
    • Education Assistance Program: Employees may receive financial assistance for career-related courses/degree programs.
    • Employee stock purchase plan: Eligible employees can buy shares of Adamas common stock at a discounted price through after-tax payroll deductions.
    • Free lunch: Adamas provides complimentary nutritious lunches daily.
    • Massage therapy: Message therapists visit Adamas offices bi-weekly.

Clinical Program Manager

The Clinical Program Manager will be responsible for developing, managing and implementing single and multi-site clinical trials. This position is located in Emeryville and reports to the Director, Clinical Operations or VP, Clinical Operations.

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To apply for this position please send your resume to hr@adamaspharma.com with the job title in the subject line. Principals only, no recruiters please.

Adamas is an Equal Opportunity Employer

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this job. This description is not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all the responsibilities, duties and skills required.

Director, Regulatory Affairs

The Director, Regulatory Affairs will play a key role in generating the necessary documentation and interacting with regulatory agencies for successful regulatory submissions supporting the Company’s programs. Primary responsibilities include providing expertise in translating regulatory requirements into practical, workable plans, preparation of critical submission documentation and communications with business partners and FDA for assigned projects. Additional responsibilities include participation in Adamas’ general regulatory affairs and regulatory compliance functions. The select candidate may manage the activities of other regulatory affairs staff or contract regulatory support in the performance of the duties outlined below. This position will be based at Adamas Emeryville facilities.

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To apply for this position please send your resume to hr@adamaspharma.com with the job title  in the subject line. Principals only, no recruiters please.

Adamas is an Equal Opportunity Employer

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this job. This description is not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all the responsibilities, duties and skills required.

Director, Sales Training

The Director, Sales Training at Adamas will develop and lead all training programs for the Sales organization. This person will work under the direction of the SVP, Sales and collaborate broadly across the Commercial organization to advance the mission and goals of the Adamas team.

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To apply for this position please send your resume to hr@adamaspharma.com with the job title in the subject line. Principals only, no recruiters please.

Adamas is an Equal Opportunity Employer

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this job. This description is not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all the responsibilities, duties and skills required.

Head of Investor Relations

The Head of Investor Relations develops and implements strategic, results-oriented investor relations plans for the financial community. This individual understands the Company’s brand and product positioning, develops investor messages and materials to support Adamas’ strategy and business; and tracks and analyzes business and competitive trends analytically to guide investor communication strategies. The individual must have an in-depth understanding of the company, its peers and the industry, as well as the ability to successfully network internally with various functional groups and externally with analysts and investors. This position will report to the CFO and is based in Emeryville, CA.

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To apply for this position please send your resume to hr@adamaspharma.com with the job title in the subject line. Principals only, no recruiters please.

Adamas is an Equal Opportunity Employer

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this job. This description is not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all the responsibilities, duties and skills required.

Medical Science Liaison / Sr. Medical Science Liaison - Dallas, TX

The Medical Science Liaison is responsible for conducting medical/scientific interactions and for supporting internal activities related to medical communications, medical information and clinical research. This position reports to the Director, MSL Team and is field based with a corporate headquarters in Emeryville, California.

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Qualifications:

To apply for this position please send your resume to hr@adamaspharma.com with the job title in the subject line. Principals only, no recruiters please.

Adamas is an Equal Opportunity Employer

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this job. This description is not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all the responsibilities, duties and skills required.

Medical Science Liaison / Sr. Medical Science Liaison - Philadelphia, PA

The Medical Science Liaison is responsible for conducting medical/scientific interactions and for supporting internal activities related to medical communications, medical information and clinical research. This position reports to the Director, MSL Team and is field based with a corporate headquarters in Emeryville, California.

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Qualifications:

To apply for this position please send your resume to hr@adamaspharma.com with the job title in the subject line. Principals only, no recruiters please.

Adamas is an Equal Opportunity Employer

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this job. This description is not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all the responsibilities, duties and skills required.

Receptionist

The Receptionist will provide a range of general administrative functions and tasks for the organization. This position is the primary receptionist for the company and is responsible for greeting visitors, receiving and signing for packages, and represents the company in a courteous and professional manner. This position is in the Emeryville, CA and reports to the Chief Information Officer.

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To apply for this position please send your resume to hr@adamaspharma.com with the job title  in the subject line. Principals only, no recruiters please.

Adamas is an Equal Opportunity Employer

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this job. This description is not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all the responsibilities, duties and skills required.

Senior Clinical Research Associate

The Senior Clinical Research Associate (Sr. CRA) will be responsible for ensuring high quality execution of single and multi-site clinical studies, across all Phases, according to the protocols, while adhering to GCP/ICH, and to Adamas Pharmaceutical Inc. SOPs within reasonable limits of time and budget. Reports to the Director, Clinical Operations.

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Qualifications:

To apply for this position please send your resume to hr@adamaspharma.com with the job title in the subject line. Principals only, no recruiters please.

Adamas is an Equal Opportunity Employer

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this job. This description is not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all the responsibilities, duties and skills required.

Senior Manager, Pre-commercial Quality Assurance

The Senior Manager, Pre-commercial Quality Assurance is responsible for managing quality operations at Adamas Contract Service Providers of clinical drug substance, drug product, packagers and distribution to ensure that CSP are in compliance with applicable regulations, Quality Agreements (QA), and Standard Operating Procedures (SOP’s). In addition will provide Quality support to all Development Project Teams. This position will report to the Vice President of Quality Assurance and is based in Emeryville, CA.

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Qualifications:

To apply for this position please send your resume to hr@adamaspharma.com with the job title in the subject line. Principals only, no recruiters please.

Adamas is an Equal Opportunity Employer

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this job. This description is not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all the responsibilities, duties and skills required.