Open source data is growing at exponential rates, creating unprecedented opportunities for information arbitrage.

Our platform transforms the way public sector and commercial institutions identify, collect, and leverage open source data to solve their most difficult problems.


An end-to-end open source data platform


Securely connect to open source data through proxy and VDI services


Create and manage open source data crawlers in a secure, scalable and compliant framework


Configure workflows to organize, filter, analyze and act on open source data

Our Culture

We use our technology to build mission-critical tools and solve incredibly complex problems for our clients, who challenge, inspire and excite us every day.

The mission matters most

We are dedicated to our clients' mission, selective in who we work with, and seeking those who push the limits of our capabilities.

Give back

We are committed to sharing our knowledge, time, and resources with our community.

Be accountable

You're part of our team and your team depends on you.

Effort - attitude - aptitude

Work hard, stay positive, and develop your natural abilities.


If you're a creative and motivated data, technical or business professional, come join us. Become part of an incredibly smart and passionate team that loves being challenged, discovering, developing, refining and applying open source data solutions. Enjoy the contributions you make to our smart and demanding blue-chip clients. Every day at Vertical Knowledge is as unique as our clients’ needs.

what we offer

  • A diversity of interesting technical problems to stretch and grow your skill set as you deal with an ever-changing landscape of unique problems presented by our clients
  • A rare opportunity in Northeast Ohio to work with world-class, cutting-edge technology
  • Our team is comprised of talented, hard-working individuals that appreciate collaborating with driven, intelligent, accountable, and friendly people
  • We value our culture. We're a great place to work and have a serious dedication to the careers and personal lives of the people that we work with
  • Company paid premiums for medical, vision, dental, life and disability insurance, 401K, and unlimited vacation time
  • We offer a casual work environment and dog friendly office

Career Opportunities

HR Generalist

We're looking for a highly motivated HR Generalist in our Chagrin Falls, Ohio office. This individual will be responsible for the administration and management of all Human Resources functions for the company.

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Recruiting Manager

Vertical Knowledge is looking for a Talent Acquisition Manager to help the company seek and acquire top talent as the company continues to grow.

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Software Engineer: Linux

We're looking for a skilled Software Engineer who will be responsible to help us develop and implement our next generation of telecommunications and networking devices.

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Desktop Support / DevOps Engineer

This role is responsible for providing technical/user support and managing the infrastructure for moderately complex computing environment.

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Our Advisors

Our world class advisors help us to continuously exceed our customer's needs and expectations.

Mark Hastings
Chief Executive Officer,
Providence Equity
Strategic Growth

Rick Scanlon
Founding Partner,
Innovation Endeavors

Peter Knez
Former CIO,

Admiral J. Stavridis, (RET.)
Former Supreme Commander,

Mel Immergut
Former Chairman,
Milbank, Tweed, Hadley & McCloy LLP