Uptake is the actionable insights platform that makes the world more productive, safe, secure and reliable. We create products and solutions to achieve measurable results and outcomes to enable insight and predictive analytics across key industries by leveraging a common platform.

Infrastructure Engineer at Uptake
What We Do:

Uptake is a Chicago-based predictive analytics SaaS platform provider that empowers major industry leaders to optimize performance, reduce asset failures and enhance safety. At Uptake, we combine our strengths—machine learning, analytics, data visualization and software development—with the expertise of our industrial partners. The result is enormous savings in development time and resources for Uptake’s partners and a proven industrial grade software platform that delivers value to partners and their end customers.

What You'll Do:

As a Senior Infrastructure Engineer, you’d play a key role in the organization and implementation of Uptake’s infrastructure design and support at our headquarters, data centers and Cloud server environments.


  • Implement and manage solutions infrastructure at Data Center and Uptake Headquarters.
  • Organize and maintain Cloud server environment.
  • Have ideas and vision for directions the team can pursue and implement.
  • Improve the environment iteratively, constantly looking for ways to make Uptake better.


  • BS in computer science (preferred).
  • 5+ years of experience in an IT position.
  • Has led data center builds and the build out of their connections.
  • 3-5+ years of technical experience implementing one or more infrastructure components: server. infrastructure, virtualization technologies, storage and backup solutions and/or network hardware.
  • Experience in converged infrastructure (preferred).
  • Scripting language skill of some type e.g Perl,Bash,Python.
  • Experience in AWS and Azure.
  • A history of pursuing supportable, simplest answer solutions overs Macgyver fixes.
  • Understanding of networks, IT security, Unix and Windows operating systems, enterprise storage and/or monitoring and capacity trending.
  • Understands interplay of various technology components: storage & systems, systems & application and systems & databases.

Please provide:

  • Resume
  • Cover letter


Company Reviews

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
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
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Perks & Benefits
Health/dental/vision coverage
401(k) match
Open PTO policy
Parental leave
Commuter benefits
Speaker series
Lunch stipend
Happy hours

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