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We are seeking a Head of Artificial Intelligence (AI) to lead Gaia’s AI initiatives and drive product innovation and workflow productivity through the application of AI technologies. As the Head of AI, you will play a pivotal role in shaping and executing the AI strategy, overseeing AI projects, and collaborating with cross-functional teams to ensure successful implementation and integration of AI solutions. You will stay abreast of advancements in AI and leverage your expertise to propel Gaia forward in the AI landscape.

AI Strategy and Roadmap

  • Develop and execute a comprehensive AI strategy that aligns with our business goals, identifying opportunities for AI implementation across various departments’ workflows and the Gaia product experience. 
  • Define a roadmap for AI integration, outlining key milestones, timelines, and resource allocation to guide the successful execution of AI projects across various departments’ workflows and the Gaia product experience.

AI Solution Identification and Evaluation

  • Stay up to date with advancements in AI technologies and applications, conducting research and evaluation to identify emerging AI trends and their potential business impact on Gaia.
  • Identify opportunities to leverage AI in the Gaia product experience leading to personalized user interactions. 
  • Assess various business functions and processes to identify areas where AI can be leveraged to enhance workflow efficiency and productivity.

Project Management and Implementation

  • Oversee the end-to-end execution of AI projects, including project planning, resource allocation, solution design, development, testing, and deployment, focusing on delivering AI-powered features and enhancements. 
  • Ensure projects are delivered on time, within budget, and meet quality standards, while actively managing risks and issues during implementation to ensure smooth integration and exceptional user experiences.

Leadership and Collaboration

  • Lead a small team fostering a culture of innovation, collaboration, and continuous learning in the context of the application of AI in the Gaia product experience as well as productivity enhancements across departments. 
  • Establish strong relationships and collaborate closely with stakeholders to understand their needs and identify AI opportunities that drive business outcomes.

Performance Monitoring and Optimization

  • Define metrics and key performance indicators (KPIs) to measure the effectiveness and impact of AI applications, regularly monitoring and evaluating their performance. 
  • Identify opportunities for continuous improvement and optimization of AI solutions, leveraging data-driven insights and advancements in AI technologies to further enhance the Gaia user experience and workflow productivity.
  • Bachelor’s or master’s degree in computer science or a related field (advanced degree preferred). 
  • Proven track record of at least 7 years in technology research, development, and application, with experience in leading technology projects and teams, specifically within the context of enhancing product experiences and workflow productivity. 
  • Strong knowledge of AI technologies, such as machine learning, deep learning, and natural language processing  and their practical application to enrich a product experience and enhance workflow productivity. 
  • Familiarity with AI frameworks, tools, and libraries, and proficiency in programming languages commonly used in AI development, enabling you to implement cutting-edge AI technologies within the Gaia ecosystem. 
  • Excellent leadership, communication, and collaboration skills, with the ability to work effectively with both technical and non-technical stakeholders to ensure the successful integration of AI into the Gaia product experience and workflows. 
  • Currently up to date with advancements in AI and their practical application. 
  • Familiarity with ethical AI principles, data privacy, and regulatory considerations, ensuring responsible and compliant use of AI technologies within the Gaia ecosystem.
  • Familiarity with and affinity for Gaia content.
  • Membership in Gaia is strongly preferred.
  • US citizenship or an existing work visa is required.
  • Non-smoker.
  • Must be able to work in Gaia’s office in Louisville, Colorado.

No matter how extraordinary a candidate might be, even if they could bend space and time with their brilliance, we solemnly swear that we will remain unyielding in our dedication to the in-office experience. Our commitment is etched in stone and cannot be swayed by even the most awe-inspiring talents.

Only those who possess the utmost love for in-office work need apply. Remote work enthusiasts, we respect your passion but stand firm in our ways.

  • Type: Salary
  • Range: $150000 - $200000 (USD)

Gaia exists as a transformational network to empower a global conscious community.

Gaia (Nasdaq: GAIA) is a publicly traded company in Louisville, Colorado. We offer global video streaming of over 8,000 original series, shows, films, documentaries, and practices for conscious living to our members in over 190 countries. Our vast video library serves as a vessel for the community we seek to empower. We are not a subscription service that streams whatever pays our bills. Our content goes deep into select niches of Seeking Truth, Transformation, Alternative Health and Yoga channels. We often cover subjects that other media companies won’t touch.

We expect you did explore Gaia’s library of original shows, documentaries, and films. If our work on ancient wisdom, who are we, our true history, coverups, and metaphysics resonates, you might be a good fit for Gaia. We seek to hire and inspire employees who embrace our mission to empower a global conscious community, who hope their work empowers our community of inspired members, to be a catalyst of transformation. The best work we do every day is to remember our vision is “to empower the evolution of consciousness.”

The perks of working collaboratively with a team dedicated to sharing this mission include an on-site gym; a beautiful solar-powered campus, complete with hiking and running trails, community garden, and a labyrinth; and an on-site, mostly organic café that serves breakfast and lunch daily including a full-service espresso bar featuring locally roasted coffee.

Full-time employees are offered alternative and traditional medical benefits including preventative coverage; as well as dental, vision, 401K, and life insurance.

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