Cloud Cost Management Consultant

Published: 8th July 2022 Closing Date: 8th August 2022

As a Cloud Cost Consultant at Flexera, you will analyze Flexera’s customers cloud spend, identify potential cost savings, and define follow up activities for FinOps processes. Working closely with our Product, Engineering and Technical teams, you’ll engage customer’s in analyzing their cloud cost spend and environment stability through data analysis, consulting, accurate documentation, and creative problem-solving.

 

You will be responsible for ensuring that we can meet our customer’s business goals and maintain proper cloud spend management. You will thrive on learning our products and becoming an expert in FinOps Cloud Optimization management. You will be providing value to our customers, helping them to save money and do more with less.

 

Responsibilities

  • Performing Cost Optimization Assessments for our Sales Teams
  • Executing on monthly deliverables for Cost Optimization Services
  • Reporting monthly on cost savings achieved by each department
  • Analyze customer requirements and translate into specification documents
  • Create high-quality documentation
  • Bring innovation and new ideas to existing processes to increase standards and quality
  • Ensure implementation plans and technical problem resolutions are proceeding per process commitments
  • Providing regular internal communication updates throughout the implementation, problem resolution, and consultative process
  • Collaborating in the development of new tools and strategies for an innovative, evolving Cost Optimization Service

 

Basic Qualifications

  • Effective communication to technical stakeholders
  • Engaging presentation style
  • Consultative thinking and creative problem-solving approach
  • Self-starter attitude with ability to troubleshoot and conduct own research on solutions
  • 1+ years’ experience as a consultant in the IT industry
  • Ability to contribute to multiple projects running in parallel
  • Ability to build reports and dashboards using business intelligence software like IBM Cognos, Microsoft Power BI, Tableau, Qlik, or others

 

Preferred Qualifications

  • Industry recognized certifications, e.g.: AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner, Microsoft Certified: Azure Fundamentals, FinOps Certified Practitioner.
  • Experience with Cloud Management Platforms, e.g.: CloudHealth by vmware, Morpheus Data, Snow/Embotics
  • Fundamental understanding of cloud computing and public cloud providers like Amazon Web Services, Microsoft Azure, Google Cloud Platform
  • Experience working within a technology company
  • Strong analysis of Financial data and business process-design experience
  • Strong business acumen with the ability to have a conversation with technical depth and financial investments
  • Proven track record of taking ownership, leading data-driven analyses, and influencing results
  • Able to operate successfully in a fast-paced organization
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills with a track record of presenting to senior management

Location

Details

  • Company: Flexera
  • Type: Full-time
  • Seniority: Mid-level Contributor
  • Salary:
  • FinOps Certifications Required: None