About Chalk:

Instead of relying on dated technologies like Spark, we built Chalk from the ground up to provide a best-in-class experience for our users – the experience we’ve always dreamed of. Chalk makes it simple to integrate new features, backtest changes, and deliver real-time machine learning and generative AI.

Chalk's infrastructure is not just about powering decisions; it's about empowering developers. We deeply understand the pain points and workflows that make machine learning challenging, and Chalk was built to ease that pain.

About the Role:

As the first Developer Advocate hire at Chalk, you will help developers learn about Chalk and understand the best ways to integrate Machine Learning Infrastructure. You will inform how Chalk can best serve our current and future customers. You will have the incredible opportunity to join us as an early employee and make a significant impact at a high-growth start-up.

You Will:

  • Showcase Chalk's product through documentation of example products and use cases
  • Foster engagement within the developer community via online platforms
  • Serve as a primary contact and cultivate expertise in ML infrastructure

What Excites You:

  • Helping illuminate developers of the need for Chalk’s innovative new ML/AI infrastructure
  • Simplify intricate subjects into content that is easily understood, digestible, and actionable.
  • Establishing a network of engineers committed to advancing the AI domain.
  • Drawn to the prospect of joining a hard working startup comprised of exceptionally bright individuals.

This is your chance to be part of an emerging, rapidly expanding startup; and contribute to shaping an entire industry's trajectory.

What Excites Us:

  • A software engineer background with a passion for leveraging coding expertise to educate fellow engineers through product documentation and writing.
  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science
  • Extensive technical expertise in AI/ML, MLOps, and data engineering.
  • Proficient in Python with knowledge of other programming languages.
  • Hands-on experience with data technologies including Apache Spark, Kafka, dbt, and data warehouses, managing large-scale datasets.


⚕️Comprehensive medical, dental, and vision insurance

🏦 Flexible Spending Account (FSA), Health Savings Account (HSA

🦮 Expert Healthcare Guidance

💵 Retirement savings

🎄15 company holidays each year

🏖️15 days of personal time off each year

🚌 Flex Commuter Benefits

🌮 Daily lunch and the Chalk

🥤Office is fully-stocked with drinks and snacks to fuel your work day. 🍽️ Staying late? Dinner is on us

🚖 Staying even later? Grab an Uber / Lyft home on Chalk


Range: $120K - $220K

Actual compensation awarded to successful candidates will be based on several factors, including market, location, scope of the position and individual qualifications objectively assessed during the interview process.

Our comprehensive total package plays a major role in how we recognize individuals for the impact they will have on Chalk’s growth and us achieving our goals.

The listed range above is simply a guideline, and the base range for this particular role may be modified. Chalk offers early team member equity and competitive benefits package in addition to the cash compensation.



Chalk is an equal-opportunity employer. We value diversity and inclusion and provide reasonable accommodations to anyone needing individualized support.

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