Principal AI Engineer

Maryland, United States / Raleigh, United States
Technology – Business Engine /
Full time /
We seek an experienced Principal AI Engineer to lead and drive our AI projects from conception to deployment. The ideal candidate will have extensive experience in AI, a deep understanding of Generative AI, and proficiency in working with APIs for AI models like LLaMA from Meta. As a Principal AI Engineer, you will work closely with cross-functional teams to design, develop, and implement cutting-edge AI models and systems.


    • Conduct research to advance the state-of-the-art in AI, focusing on Generative AI.
    • Lead the design, development, and deployment of AI models and solutions.
    • Collaborate with data scientists, engineers, and product managers to integrate AI solutions into products and services.
    • Work with APIs for AI models, such as LLaMA from Meta, to enhance and customize AI functionalities.
    • Mentor and guide junior engineers, fostering a culture of innovation and collaboration.
    • Ensure the scalability, performance, and reliability of AI models and systems.
    • Develop and maintain documentation related to AI models, algorithms, and systems.
    • Communicate complex technical concepts and solutions to stakeholders clearly and effectively.
    • Drive the adoption of best practices in AI and machine learning across the organization.


    • Extensive experience with AI frameworks and libraries.
    • Proven experience as a Principal AI Engineer, AI Scientist, or similar senior role.
    • Strong understanding of Generative AI techniques and models.
    • Experience working with APIs for AI models, such as LLaMA from Meta.
    • Strong understanding of statistical methods, data structures, and algorithms.
    • Proficiency in designing and implementing deep learning models.
    • Experience with data preprocessing, feature engineering, and model evaluation.
    • Excellent problem-solving skills and the ability to develop creative solutions.
    • Experience with cloud platforms and tools for AI and machine learning.
    • Ability to work in a fast-paced and dynamic environment.
    • Degree in Computer Science, Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning, or a related field, or equivalent work experience.
At Xsolla, we are passionate about providing a conducive environment for our team to thrive personally and professionally. Our comprehensive Benefits Program caters to the physical, mental, and emotional well-being of our full-time employees and their families. This includes 100% company-paid medical, dental, and vision plans, disability and life insurance, chiropractic coverage, flexible spending accounts, and a fully vested 401(k) retirement plan with a 4% company match from the start date.

Understanding the detrimental effects of burnout, we offer unlimited Flexible Time Off and 14 paid holidays each year. Personal and professional development is a cornerstone of our ethos at Xsolla. Each employee has a personalized career roadmap, developed in partnership with their manager, aligning individual and company goals. We support this growth through in-house training, independent study, conference attendance, and higher education opportunities.

Xsolla is a global leader in video game commerce, established in 2005. Our mission is to simplify the complexities of global distribution, marketing, and monetization in the gaming industry. Headquartered in Los Angeles, California, with offices worldwide, we support major gaming titles and partners. Our deep commitment to gaming's blend of technology and artistry drives our continuous innovation and dedication to our partners' success.

The role involves typical office activities such as sitting, standing, bending, lifting, and moving intermittently during working hours. These requirements can be met with or without reasonable accommodations. The responsibilities of this position are dynamic and may evolve to align with the organization's goals and objectives.

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