AI Developer

Lafayette, LA

AI Developer

Category: Analytics and Emerging Digital Technologies

Main location: United States, Louisiana, Lafayette

Alternate Location(s): United States, Virginia, Fairfax

United States, Virginia, Lebanon

United States, Tennessee, Knoxville

Position ID: J0524-1407

Employment Type: Full Time

Position Description:

CGI is actively seeking a talented AI Application Developer to join our team that specializes in AI application development. As an AI Application Developer at CGI, you will have the exciting opportunity to lead the development and deployment of cutting-edge AI applications that drive innovation and transformation in our products and services.

In this role, you will be at the forefront of designing and implementing AI-driven solutions that enhance user experiences, automate processes, and optimize business operations. Your expertise in AI model development, machine learning algorithms, and AI application deployment will be instrumental in creating intelligent applications that deliver tangible value to our clients and stakeholders.

The ideal candidate for this position will have a strong background in AI development, proficiency in programming languages commonly used in AI applications, and a proven track record of successfully implementing AI solutions in real-world applications. You will collaborate closely with cross-functional teams to understand business requirements, design AI applications that meet user needs, and drive the adoption of AI technologies across our organization.

If you are passionate about pushing the boundaries of AI application development, leveraging the power of AI to create transformative solutions, and driving innovation through AI-driven applications, we invite you to bring your expertise to CGI. Join us in shaping the future of AI application development and making a significant impact in the world of technology and innovation.

Preferred locations are Lafayette, LA, Lebanon, VA, Belton, TX, Knoxville, TN or Fairfax, VA; however, a hybrid working model is acceptable.

Due to the nature of this government contract, US Citizenship is required.

Your future duties and responsibilities:

As a Senior AI/ML Engineer focused on developing AI applications, you will be at the forefront of pushing the boundaries of what's possible. Here are some of the technical duties you can expect to encounter:

• Work across a myriad of technology stacks in Azure, AWS, and GCP

• Deliver against the strategic roadmap for AI and Analytics architectures

• Ensure best practices and patterns are being implemented for AI & analytic solutions

• Coordinate with client teams, engineering teams, and other stakeholders to build- monitor- and maintain a high-performance cloud infrastructure via automation in both production and non-production environments

• Support client development opportunities

• Architect and develop complex AI pipelines

• Stay current on cutting-edge AI techniques

• Optimize AI models for real-world deployment

• Contribute to the development of generative AI applications

• Collaborate with data scientists and software engineers: Developing robust AI applications requires a team effort. You'll work closely with data scientists to define problems, prepare data, and evaluate models. You'll also collaborate with software engineers to integrate AI capabilities into existing systems and ensure seamless functionality.

Required qualifications to be successful in this role:

• Bachelor's or master's degree in data science, computer science, statistics, or a related field

• 10 + yrs. of experience in designing, developing, and deploying AI/ML and/or data science solutions

• Proven experience in designing and integrating AI/GenAI with other products.

• Expertise in AI Application Development: Proven ability to design, develop, and deploy real-world AI applications.

• Generative AI Proficiency: Deep understanding of generative AI models and experience in utilizing them for creative content generation.

• Machine Learning Mastery: Strong foundation in machine learning algorithms and frameworks (e.g., TensorFlow, PyTorch).

• Programming Proficiency: Fluency in Python and familiarity with other relevant languages (e.g., Java, C++).

• Excellent communication and presentation skills with the ability to engage clients and convey complex AI concepts in an understandable manner.

• Good knowledge of Industry AI use cases

• Desired qualifications/non-essential skills required:

• A portfolio of successful AI projects and a record of thought leadership in the field is a plus.

• Experience in full stack development definite plus

• Azure/AWS/GCP certifications

CGI is required by law in some jurisdictions to include a reasonable estimate of the compensation range for this role. The determination of this range includes various factors not limited to skill set, level, experience, relevant training, and license and certifications. To support the ability to reward for merit-based performance, CGI typically does not hire individuals at or near the top of the range for their role. Compensation decisions are dependent on the facts and circumstances of each case. A reasonable estimate of the current range for this role in the U.S. is $110,000.00 - $270,600.00.

At CGI we call our professionals “members” to reinforce that all who join our team are, as owners, empowered to participate in the challenges and rewards that come from building a world-class company.

CGI’s benefits include:

• Competitive compensation

• Comprehensive insurance options

• Matching contributions through the 401(k) plan and the share purchase plan

• Paid time off for vacation, holidays, and sick time

• Paid maternity and parental leave

• Learning opportunities and tuition assistance

• Member assistance and wellness programs





  • Artificial Intelligence

  • Java

  • Python

What you can expect from us:

Together, as owners, let’s turn meaningful insights into action.

Life at CGI is rooted in ownership, teamwork, respect and belonging. Here, you’ll reach your full potential because…

You are invited to be an owner from day 1 as we work together to bring our Dream to life. That’s why we call ourselves CGI Partners rather than employees. We benefit from our collective success and actively shape our company’s strategy and direction.

Your work creates value. You’ll develop innovative solutions and build relationships with teammates and clients while accessing global capabilities to scale your ideas, embrace new opportunities, and benefit from expansive industry and technology expertise.

You’ll shape your career by joining a company built to grow and last. You’ll be supported by leaders who care about your health and well-being and provide you with opportunities to deepen your skills and broaden your horizons.

Come join our team—one of the largest IT and business consulting services firms in the world.

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, ethnicity, ancestry, color, sex, religion, creed, age, national origin, citizenship status, disability, pregnancy, medical condition, military and veteran status, marital status, sexual orientation or perceived sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, and gender expression, familial status, political affiliation, genetic information, height, weight, or any other legally protected status or characteristics.

CGI provides reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities. If you need an accommodation to apply for a job in the U.S., please email the CGI U.S. Employment Compliance mailbox at . You will need to reference the Position ID of the position in which you are interested. Your message will be routed to the appropriate recruiter who will assist you. Please note, this email address is only to be used for those individuals who need an accommodation to apply for a job. Emails for any other reason or those that do not include a Position ID will not be returned.

We make it easy to translate military experience and skills! Clickhere ( to be directed to our site that is dedicated to veterans and transitioning service members.

All CGI offers of employment in the U.S. are contingent upon the ability to successfully complete a background investigation. Background investigation components can vary dependent upon specific assignment and/or level of US government security clearance held. Dependent upon role and/or federal government security clearance requirements, and in accordance with applicable laws, some background investigations may include a credit check. CGI will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrests and conviction records in accordance with all local regulations and ordinances.

CGI will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with CGI’s legal duty to furnish information.