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Product Marketing Engineer



Marketing & Communications, Product
United States · Remote
Posted on Thursday, May 9, 2024

About ClickHouse

We are the company behind the popular open-source, high performance columnar OLAP database management system for real-time analytics. ClickHouse works 100-1000x faster than traditional approaches. By offering a true column-based DBMS, it allows for systems to generate reports from petabytes of raw data with sub-second latencies. With an amazing community already adopting our open-source technology, we are now embracing our journey in delivering Cloud first solutions to delight our customers.

With top adopters such as Lyft, Cisco, and eBay - not only do our products work at lightning speed, so do we.

We are an open and collaborative company. Our colleagues are curious, engaged and excited about what they do. If you want to work in an environment where you can learn, grow, be an agent of change and have your voice heard - then please read on!

About the team

ClickHouse is looking to hire an experienced Product Marketing Engineer to join our Product Team. In this role, you will develop deep expertise as a ClickHouse practitioner, and translate key technical aspects of the product into compelling messaging that will resonate with prospective customers. This spans a broad spectrum of content types, from blog posts to guides, demos, conference and meetup presentations, webpages, docs, and more. You will perform competitive analysis and benchmarking to define and adjust our competitive positioning over time. Our objective as a team is to drive increased awareness and the successful adoption of ClickHouse in the market.

What you will do

  • Become a ClickHouse subject matter expert
  • Create product and marketing collateral such as blog posts to guides, demos, webpages, docs, deliver conference and meetup presentations, and more
  • Help define and drive our content strategy and roadmap
  • Evaluate and iterate on this strategy with metrics and feedback from stakeholders to track efficacy, identify areas for improvement, and make data-driven recommendations
  • Translate technical features and nuance into clear and concise value propositions that address customer needs and pain points
  • Conduct market research and competitive analysis to identify positioning opportunities
  • Collaborate cross-functionally with product management, marketing, and engineering teams

What you will bring

  • 5+ years of engineering or product marketing engineering experience
  • Strong technical background with the ability to understand complex engineering concepts and communicate them effectively
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, with the ability to create compelling engineering content
  • Proven project management skills with the ability to manage multiple tasks and deadlines simultaneously
  • Team player with the ability to collaborate effectively across functions and levels of the organization
  • Passion for technology and innovation, with a drive to stay current on industry trends and advancements
  • Deep understanding of databases, particularly OLAP
  • Fluency in SQL
  • Bachelor's degree (BA/BS) in Computer Science or a related technical field

Bonus Points

  • A background in delivering video-based content
  • Experience in ML and/or observability
  • Experience working at a startup


New York Area / San Francisco Area - Salary Range
$167,000$217,000 USD
Washington State - Full Salary Range
$142,000$184,000 USD
General US Remote Salary Range
$142,000$184,000 USD
Los Angeles, CA / Washington, DC - Salary Range
$155,000$195,800 USD
Seattle, WA - Full Salary Range
$155,000$195,800 USD


This role offers cash compensation and a stock options grant. For roles based in the United States, you can find above our typical starting salary ranges for this role, depending on your specific location.

The positioning of offers within a certain range depends on various factors, including: candidate experience, qualifications, skills, business requirements and geographical location.

If you have any questions or comments about compensation as a candidate, please get in touch with us at


  • Flexible work environment - ClickHouse is a distributed company offering remote-first work to all employees
  • Healthcare - Employer contributions towards your healthcare.
  • Equity in the company - Every new team member who joins our company receives stock options.
  • Time off - Flexible time off in the US, generous entitlement in all countries.
  • A $500 Home office setup if you’re a remote employee.
  • Employee-driven international mobility- we enable you to relocate internationally if you wish (within certain countries and timelines and subject to role requirements, time zones and work permit considerations)

Culture - We All Shape It

As part of our first 200 employees, you will be instrumental in shaping our culture.

We look for candidates who are:

  • Motivated by doing great work as part of a team :)
  • Open to learning from others and sharing with others
  • Team Players: helpful, resourceful, responsive
  • Respectful and see feedback as an opportunity to grow

Are you interested in finding out more about our culture? We are a one year old company therefore we are excited to be building it together at the moment. Our first 200 employees are the culture shapers of our future. Check out our blog posts or follow us on LinkedIn to find out more about what’s important to us, and to find out if you’d like to come and contribute to building our culture with us!

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