WORK, SMARTER.

Partner with independent talent on Upwork to help AI work for your business.

Get advice and tips from an expert
Learn how AI can transform your business—book a consultation with an industry expert.
talent
talent
talent
icon
icon
Build a custom chatbot
Support your users when they need it most. Work with a pro to build a chatbot using the latest AI technology.
talent
talent
talent
icon
icon
Fine-tune your writing
From blog posts to product descriptions, an editor can review and refine AI-generated text.
talent
talent
talent
icon
icon
Create eye-catching art
Find a pro to create paintings, illustrations, digital graphics, and more using generative AI.
talent
talent
talent
icon
icon
Develop your own AI model
An expert can help you build AI models to address your unique business goals.
talent
talent
talent
icon
icon
Label your training data
Hire an expert to add informative labels to your data to start teaching your AI models.
talent
talent
talent
icon
icon

Explore how AI can transform your business

Book a paid 1-on-1 consultation with an expert. They can help you create a plan for how AI fits into your innovation strategy. See all consultants See all consultants

  • Avatar icon
    • AI Consultant
    • Top Rated Plus
    • $50/30 min
    • 4.8/5 (343 jobs)
    • Top Rated Plus
    • $50/30 min
    • 4.8/5
    • (343 jobs)
    • $50/30 min
    I can provide technical analysis and provide other suggestions for your business. In this way, you can decide which path you will take on.
    Next consultation time: Now
  • Avatar icon
    • AI Consultant
    • Top Rated Plus
    • $100/30 min
    • 4.77/5 (173 jobs)
    • Top Rated Plus
    • $100/30 min
    • 4.77/5
    • (173 jobs)
    • $100/30 min
    My consultation services span various cutting-edge technologies and industries, including game development, web application development, mobile app development, chatbot development, and e-commerce service development. We offer expert guidance and insights to empower clients in their respective fields. Our professional team collaborates closely, leveraging their extensive knowledge to provide tailored solutions. Whether it's creating immersive game experiences, developing intuitive web applications, optimizing mobile app interfaces, or building efficient chatbot interactions, our consultation ensures innovative success in the ever-evolving world of technology. Tags: AI Consultation, Mobile Application Development, E-commerce Platform, Web Programming, Project Management
    Next consultation time: Now
  • Avatar icon
    • AI Consultant
    • Top Rated Plus
    • $40/30 min
    • 4.91/5 (175 jobs)
    • Top Rated Plus
    • $40/30 min
    • 4.91/5
    • (175 jobs)
    • $40/30 min
    1. Understanding the Problem: Define the Problem: Clearly outline the problem you're trying to solve. Gather Data: Collect relevant data that pertains to the problem. Explore Data: Analyze the data to understand its characteristics, patterns, and potential challenges. Define Objectives: Determine what success looks like and what metrics you'll use to measure it. 2. Model Selection: Understand Requirements: Consider factors like accuracy, interpretability, scalability, and computational resources. Research Models: Explore various models (e.g., regression, neural networks, decision trees) that align with the problem and its requirements. 3. Quality Model Characteristics: Accuracy: The model should perform well on both training and validation data. Generalizability: It should perform well on new, unseen data. Robustness: The model should handle different scenarios and edge cases effectively. Interpretability: If required, the model should offer insights into how it's making predictions. Scalability: Consider the model's efficiency when scaling to larger datasets or increased demand.
    Next consultation time: Now
  • Avatar icon
    • AI Consultant
    • Top Rated
    • $12/30 min
    • 4.33/5 (155 jobs)
    • Top Rated
    • $12/30 min
    • 4.33/5
    • (155 jobs)
    • $12/30 min
    I will provide you project plan, documentation of feature listing, estimation of time and cost, and explanation of technologies. Also, will provide suggestions to make your project successful. Define Clear Objective Market Research Feature Set Mobile Platform Considerations Integration with Wearable Devices Data Privacy and Security and many more
    Next consultation time: Now

Hire the right talent for your project

Find a pro with the skills and experience you need. Sign up to invite them to a job, then start a contract on Upwork when you’ve figured out the details. See all experts See all experts

  • Avatar icon
    • Chatbot Developer
    • Top Rated
    • $25/hr
    • 4.93/5 (3 jobs)
    • Top Rated
    • $25/hr
    • 4.93/5
    • (3 jobs)
    AI Mobile App Development
    AI Chatbot
    ChatGPT
    Responsive Design
    Web Development
    Skills
  • Avatar icon
    • AI Model Developer
    • Top Rated Plus
    • $100/hr
    • 4.49/5 (4 jobs)
    • Top Rated Plus
    • $100/hr
    • 4.49/5
    • (4 jobs)
    Deep Learning
    AI Model Integration
    Data Science
    Machine Learning
    Artificial Intelligence
    Skills
  • Avatar icon
    • AI Art Creator
    • Top Rated Plus
    • $70/hr
    • 5/5 (19 jobs)
    • Top Rated Plus
    • $70/hr
    • 5/5
    • (19 jobs)
    Stable Diffusion
    Generative AI
    Large Language Model
    Azure OpenAI Service
    GPT-4
    Skills
  • Avatar icon
    • AI Model Developer
    • Top Rated
    • $35/hr
    • 4.99/5 (7 jobs)
    • Top Rated
    • $35/hr
    • 4.99/5
    • (7 jobs)
    Stable Diffusion
    AI Content Creation
    Image Editing
    Photo Editing
    Graphic Design
    Skills
4.8/5    
Average rating for work with AI talent
20K+ contracts
Involving AI work in the last year
250+ skills
Represented by talent on Upwork

All the AI talent you could ever want

image image
Generative AI Writing & Editing

Post a job today.
Hire top talent tomorrow.

Our AI-powered job post generator can help you create a detailed post to attract top talent.
icon

Post a job today.
Hire top talent tomorrow.

Our AI-powered job post generator can help you create a detailed post to attract top talent.
icon

How to hire an AI professional on Upwork

  • Explore
    Explore
    See what services are offered by professionals to help achieve your goal.
  • Find
    Find
    Book a consultation or send an invite with your project details. If you haven’t found a pro yet, post a job to expand your search.
  • Connect
    Connect
    Talk about your project goals, deliverables, and budget.
  • Hire
    Hire
    Start a new contract with the details you discussed.
AI Developer Image

“I was really lucky after some research to find Guy and Alex. I mean, quite frankly, my build would not be where it is without them. They could not be more professional and I could not speak highly enough of them. They're going to be my partners for years to come.”

- Joshua Crandall, Founder and CEO

“Through Upwork, I got access to high-caliber talent on terms that fit. Without the opportunity to work with professionals like Dr. Kami Anderson on a part-time basis, we would not have been able to launch. Period.”

- Arvita Tripati, CEO

Frequently asked questions

What is the first step to hiring AI talent and determining the project cost?

One of the first steps in hiring any talent is to determine what skills you need for your project. For example, if you’re integrating AI into your applications, you may need engineers or data scientists. Or, if you’re interested in using generative AI technologies to create content, you’ll want to explore working with an AI content editor to check AI outputs.

Examples of talent you’ll find on Upwork include:

  • Machine learning engineers
  • Data scientists
  • Generative AI specialists
  • Data annotators
  • Prompt engineers
  • Chatbot developers
  • AI artists
  • AI writers
  • AI content editors

The cost of your project will depend on your scope of work and the specific skills you need. If you choose to post a job to hire talent on Upwork, you’ll need to consider the following:

  • Deliverables: What do you need done? Perhaps you need a professional to integrate AI into an existing application or annotate data.
  • Skills: Identify the tech and IT talent needed to complete the project (e.g., machine learning engineer or ChatGPT developer).
  • Project length: Let talent know whether this is a smaller or larger project, and what you expected deadline might be.
  • Budget: Set a budget and note your preference for either an hourly rate or a fixed-price contract.

How can I connect with AI talent on Upwork?

Upwork gives you the flexibility you need to find the right talent for your AI projects. Here’s how you can find an expert with the skills you need:

  • Post a job: Find and source independent professionals for your AI projects directly from Upwork’s Talent Marketplace™.
  • Book a consultation: Not quite sure where to start or have questions? Book a consultation with an industry expert to get advice.
  • Buy a predefined project: Browse through thousands of projects on Project Catalog™, clearly defined and ready to start. Each project already includes pricing, terms, scope, and timing – so you can spend less time working out the details and more time getting to work.
  • Hire an agency: Upwork isn’t just for independent contractors; you can also find independent agencies that can help you fill your AI talent gaps with their own professional teams.

Why should I use Upwork to hire talent for AI services?

When it comes to AI, you may need a multidisciplinary team to handle your project. You might need professionals like:

  • Software engineers to integrate AI technologies
  • Prompt engineers skilled at getting high-quality AI outputs
  • Data scientists to curate and analyze data sets
  • Data annotation specialists to label data for model training
  • Writers to edit and quality check AI-generated content

Upwork is the leading online talent solution for companies looking to scale their teams and get work done. Here are some key advantages for businesses looking to find talent on Upwork.

  • On-demand talent: Access to a global talent pool of independent professionals and agencies.
  • Transparency: Simplified vetting thanks to freelancer reviews, work history, testimonials, and portfolios.
  • Technology: AI-assisted talent matching to help you find the right talent for your needs.
  • Flexibility: Hire individuals or agencies to complete any size project.
  • Simplicity: Hire, pay, and collaborate with remote teams all in one place.
Still have questions? Visit our Help Center

Find trusted talent with the AI skills you need