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.

Engineering Manager 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:




As an Engineering Manager, you’d deliver amazing user experiences and predictive functionality to our platform. You’d directly manage a technical team, process service improvements and manage resources. You’d execute with an emphasis on new-build web applications and platform development.

Responsibilities:

  • Manage a development team: perform HR-related, performance management and interpersonal communication duties
  • Collaborate with product management team and senior technical staff to meet deliverables timeframe
  • Coordinate development projects with other teams and managers
  • Work alongside project architects to ensure best practices and strategic goals are incorporated into development work
  • Provide regular progress, roadblock and opportunity reports to senior management
 




Qualifications:




  • BS in computer science or related field (preferred)
  • 3+ years of management experience
  • Strong leadership skills with the ability to lead Agile Scrum teams
  • Familiarity with test-driven development and best practices
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Startup experience (preferred)
  • Highly self-motivated with strong analytical problem-solving skills
  • Curiosity and eagerness to learn and improve on existing approaches
  • Strong understanding of concepts and technologies behind big data and predictive analytics, predictive maintenance and the Industrial Internet of Things (preferred)
  • Understanding of structure and usage of REST API’s and their integration with ETL process (preferred)
  • Experience with analytical tools, databases and methodologies

 

Please provide:

  • Resume
  • Cover letter
  • Examples of projects you’ve managed






Company Reviews

It’s inspiring to see, in real time, how our collaborative work is impacting people for the better.
Jess Sattell
Writer
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
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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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