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Cloud FinOps Manager | Cloud Modernisation Program

This is a great opportunity to join Bupa on an 18-month Fixed Term Contract to join Bupa’s Cloud Modernisation program. You will be provided with flexible working / work from home arrangements. The preferred location for this role is Melbourne but you can be based in Sydney or Brisbane.
Bupa is on a journey to migrate and modernise applications from datacentres to cloud, through a Cloud Modernisation program.
The purpose of the Cloud Modernisation FinOps Manager is to oversee and manage the cloud hosting cost of the program, including
  • Ensuring cloud hosting cost is considered appropriately during significant architectural decisions
  • Modelling and tracking the cost impacts of moving applications to cloud
  • Overseeing optimisation of cloud hosting cost while workloads are funded by the program.
How can you help?
  • Ensure cost is considered appropriately during significant architectural decisions
  • Lead analysis and modelling of the cost impact of significant architectural decisions to properly understand the cost implications
  • Provide advice and support to implementation and operations teams by applying good practices from Microsoft, implementation partner(s) and personal experience to achieve cost-conscious outcomes
  • Model and track the cost impacts of moving applications to cloud
  • Create reports that show the forecasted cost vs actual cost per application, and use this to improve the accuracy of our cost forecasts
  • Oversee cost optimisation while workloads are funded by the program
  • Meet with Bupa Cloud FinOps Manager to check in on health metrics and take actions as required
  • Ensure cost optimisation actions are being addressed by app teams
What do you need?
  • 5+ years of professional experience in information technology operations
  • Experience in general cost management practices: budgeting, cost forecasting and tracking
  • Practical knowledge of cloud cost management capabilities and pricing models
  • Experience in, or desire to build knowledge of cloud spend analysis to derive insights
  • A strong analytical background, with an attention to detail
  • A desire to be ‘hands on’ with cloud cost reports, PowerBI, Excel etc when needed
What’s in it for you?
As well as a competitive salary, a range of Bupa benefits like discount on Bupa products and flexible working/ work from home arrangements, you’ll be challenged and encouraged to innovate. You will partner with colleagues across a variety of speciality cloud disciplines, who are dedicated to delivering exceptional experiences.
A dedicated internal wellbeing team provides you with a range of services, such as a global resilience program, regular training opportunities on a range of wellbeing topics and access to a variety of wellbeing discounts.

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  • Company: Bupa
  • Published: 27th July 2023
  • Closing Date: 30th July 2023
  • Country: Australia
  • Type: Contract
  • Seniority: Manager
  • FinOps Certifications Required: None