Chai Research Corp.

Position ID: 3345-LLM [#24068]
Position Title: AI Research Engineer (LLM Optimization)
Position Type: Government or industry
Position Location: Palo Alto, California 94301, United States
Subject Areas: Applied AI Research/Engineering
Application Deadline: none (posted 2023/12/13)
Position Description:    

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AI Research Engineer (LLM Optimization)

$250-350K | PALO ALTO, CA

Chai is one of the fastest-growing, generative AI startups in Silicon Valley. YouTube but for LLM's - we have over 1 million active users.

Who we are looking for:

We need a relentless engineer with 3+ years of experience overseeing and being responsible for optimizing our LLMs. Ensuring they are performant, scaleable, and cost-efficient. You will work alongside equally talented and driven teammates implementing cutting-edge AI inference engines. We need someone who is reliable and has high standards.

Here's why we might not be the right fit for you:

  • We work hard and have a high-velocity environment with lots of growth opportunities.
  • We value exceptional performance and continuous improvement. We believe that if you aren't constantly learning, you aren't growing.
  • You will be responsible and accountable for making high-impact decisions that determine Chai's future

Here are the top 2 reasons why you should join us:

  • Exponential growth. 1 Million MAU. Join the team that gets us to 100 million MAU
  • Craftsmanship. Build something beautiful


  • Familiar with vLLM, quantization, and current techniques of LLM optimization
  • 3+ years of experience in software engineering
  • Bachelor or Master degree from a leading academic institution

Here is our tech stack:

  • Front end: Python, Flutter, Dart
  • Back end: Python, GCP, Redis, Kubernetes


Exceptionally fast, application to offer within 7 days

  1. Apply here

  2. First round video interview, system design interview, then onsite

  3. Reference checks, negotiation, and offer

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Contact: Alex Daoud
Email: email address
Postal Mail:
228 Hamilton Avenue
Floor 3
Palo Alto, California, 94301
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