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Specialist: Cloud FinOps

Our Platform Engineering team is currently recruiting for a Specialist in Cloud FinOps. The location being open to our Stellenbosch and Sandton offices.

To support Capitec’s Technology Teams optimally manage their cloud platforms through:

  • Financial Management and optimization of Capitec’s cloud-based technologies.
  • Cloud cost and usage analysis and reporting.
  • Collaboration and co-management of a team’s cloud financials
  • Researching and advising on the use of various cloud services (and application to team environments).
  • Identifying cloud wastage and managing initiatives to reduce identified cloud wastage.
  • Implementation of team specific KPI.
  • Exposure – 60% Financial Management and 40% Technology engineering and optimization.


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  • 2+ Years experience in a Cloud FinOps capacity
  • 2+ Years IT Financial Management experience
  • Experience in working with various cloud technologies (AWS & Azure)
  • Experience in relevant costing and reporting tools, IE. PowerBI, Excel


  • Experience in financial services or banking organisation.
  • 2+ years as a Qualified Chartered Management Accountant (CIMA) or Chartered Accountant (SA)

Qualifications (Minimum)

  • A relevant tertiary qualification in Information Technology or Finance

Qualifications (Ideal or Preferred)

  • A relevant tertiary qualification in Information Technology – IT Engineering or Information Technology


  • Understanding of Cloud Financial Management principals
  • In-depth knowledge of the AWS Well-Architected Framework
  • In-depth knowledge of the AWS Whitepaper on Cloud Financial Management
  • Understanding of Cloud Transformation
  • Understanding of Technology Software Development Life Cycle


  • Technology Financial Management
  • Cloud Cost Optimization & Management
  • Certified Cloud Practioner
  • Costing and reporting tooling, IE. AWS Quicksight


  • Analytical Skills
  • Attention to Detail
  • Communications Skills
  • Planning, organising and coordination skills
  • Problem solving skills

Conditions of Employment

  • Clear criminal and credit record

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  • Company: Capitec
  • Published: 4th June 2024
  • Closing Date: 4th August 2024
  • Country: South Africa
  • Type: Full-time
  • Seniority: Mid-level Contributor
  • FinOps Certifications Required: Certified Practitioner