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Azure Data Engineer with GenAI - Remote



Data Science
Posted on Thursday, October 12, 2023

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Position Description:

We are seeking a highly skilled and motivated Azure Data Engineer to join our team at CGI and contribute to our groundbreaking GenAI projects. As an Azure Data Engineer with a focus on GenAI, you will play a pivotal role in designing, developing, and maintaining data solutions that power our artificial intelligence and machine learning applications.

The position can be worked remotely or from any of the CGI offices.

Your future duties and responsibilities:

Work collaboratively with various teams, including, Infrastructure, Data Science, Product, Marketing, Finance, and Research to understand their data needs and provide solutions.
Implement robust and fault-tolerant systems for data ingestion and processing.
Participate in data architecture and engineering decisions, bringing your strong experience and knowledge to bear.
Ensure the security, integrity, and compliance of data according to industry and company standards.

Proven experience as a data engineer with a strong focus on Azure cloud services.

Knowledge of GenAI principles, machine learning concepts, and their practical application.

Proficiency in SQL, Python, and other data processing languages.

Strong problem-solving skills and the ability to work collaboratively in a fast-paced environment.

Experience with data security and compliance standards.

Excellent communication skills and the ability to translate technical concepts to non-technical stakeholders.

Required qualifications to be successful in this role:

At least 4-6 years of experience working with Azure openAI services with following expertise:
• Azure Platform Engineering & Operation:
• Expertise in AZURE Services
• GenAI Infra foundation Azure OpenAI
• Azure API management
• Vector DB expertise (cloud agnostic)
• Service Reliability Engineering
• A good data engineer or data
• Ability to experiment with LLMs and Streamlite and other Lannchain apis

Experience working with multi-cloud environment such as AWS and Azure and GCP is plus..

Azure certifications (e.g., Microsoft Certified: Azure Data Engineer) are a plus.

Bachelor's or Master's degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, or a related field.

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 and training; and licensure and certifications. 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 is $74,600 - 156,700.

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 base salaries
• Eligibility to participate in an attractive Share Purchase Plan (SPP) in which the company matches dollar-for-dollar contributions made by eligible employees, up to a maximum, for their job category
• 401(k) Plan and Profit Participation for eligible members
• Generous holidays, vacation, and sick leave plans
• Comprehensive insurance plans that include, among other benefits, medical, dental, vision, life, disability, out-of-county emergency coverage in all countries of employment;
• Back-up child care, Pet insurance, a Member Assistance Program, a 529 college savings program, a personal financial management tool, lifestyle management programs and more



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While technology is at the heart of our clients’ digital transformation, we understand that people are at the heart of business success.

When you join CGI, you become a trusted advisor, collaborating with colleagues and clients to bring forward actionable insights that deliver meaningful and sustainable outcomes. We call our employees “members” because they are CGI shareholders and owners and owners who enjoy working and growing together to build a company we are proud of. This has been our Dream since 1976, and it has brought us to where we are today — one of the world’s largest independent providers of IT and business consulting services.

At CGI, we recognize the richness that diversity brings. We strive to create a work culture where all belong and collaborate with clients in building more inclusive communities. As an equal-opportunity employer, we want to empower all our members to succeed and grow. If you require an accommodation at any point during the recruitment process, please let us know. We will be happy to assist.

Ready to become part of our success story? Join CGI — where your ideas and actions make a difference.

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, or any other legally protected status or characteristics.

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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. 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.