Uptake is a platform of answers built for industry, with industry. We are looking for smart, curious and insanely talented people who can help us break into new territory, take on massive problems and build fast. If that sounds like you, we’d like to hear from you.

Communications Associate at Uptake

What We Do:

Uptake harnesses the power of underutilized data to empower businesses to make informed decisions. We partner with industry leaders to build a predictive analytics software that grows smarter in one industry because of what we learn in another. The result is a powerful platform that identifies problems before they happen, ultimately saving money, time and lives.

Our team drives this success by connecting customers and partners to the value of the Internet of Things, business-centric architectures and key technology transitions.

What You'll Do:

Seeking junior-level staffer to join fast-moving team and assist with ongoing marketing & communications initiatives, including:



  • Manage day to day needs for speaking engagements, including application process, preparation and submission and day-of logistics to ensure seamless engagement and execution of external appearances
  • Manage day-to-day needs for analyst relations program, including interfacing with external resources and coordinating internal logistics
  • Manage awards program, including identification of key opportunities and overseeing application process, drafting initial content and securing approval from senior leadership
  • Research and develop communications team collateral (fact sheets, briefing documents, etc), assist with presentation materials, and work closely with marketing team to coordinate production of materials with a keen eye for accuracy and consistency
  • Assist communications team with additional tasks as needed on day-to-day basics 


  • 5+ years of relevant work experience in a B2B public relations or analyst relations role with an agency or in-house

  • Exceptional written communicator, with experience drafting external content such as blog posts, press releases, related collateral and briefing information

  • Detail-oriented and organized

  • Extensive, thorough research experience

  • Strategic and proactive decision maker

  • Flexible and able to work in a dynamic environment

  • Drive to articulate and promote a groundbreaking approach to software development

  • BA or BS in Journalism, PR or related discipline.

Company Reviews

It’s inspiring to see, in real time, how our collaborative work is impacting people for the better.
Jess Sattell
at Uptake
What binds us is a passion for tackling hard problems and having a lot of fun along the way.
Nick Singh
UX Researcher
at Uptake
I love it here because I get to lead by example. I believe in our vision and our mission, and I get to share it everyday, both internally and externally.
Nusreth Baig
Business Development Manager
at Uptake
We have access to resources the moment we need them, and we can tap into an amazing talent pool at a moment’s notice.
Brad Nicholas
Lead Innovation Architect
at Uptake
I loving being the first person who welcomes new employees to the team and answer any and all of their immediate questions.
Bridget McInerney
Office Manager
at Uptake
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Perks & Benefits
Health/dental/vision coverage
401(k) match
Open PTO policy
Parental leave
Commuter benefits
Philosophy class
Speaker series
Lunch stipend
Catered Friday lunch
Winter party
Happy hours

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