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Cloud Financial Operations Manager

Overview

The Fidelity National Financial, Inc. (NYSE:FNF) Corporate IT Infrastructure Department is seeking a results-oriented Cloud FinOps Manager. As a leader who will bridge IT and Finance, you will be responsible for developing, maintaining, and supporting the cloud optimization practices for our cloud infrastructure and service platforms. Working closely with other teams, you will dive into usage patterns and forecasts to assist in aligning our infrastructure and services with the business need. You will be a key component of revenue, expense, and investment decisions and future facing engineering strategy. The FinOps Manager is a member of the Infrastructure Department, reporting to the Manager of Enterprise IT Asset Management.

Duties

• Lead the activities and performance of the FinOps function including management of our cloud financial reporting platform and its associated team members.
• To promote cost savings, make recommendations on reserved capacity strategy, utilization optimization opportunities, and, after a ramp-up period, architectural recommendations.
• Lead the development of the cloud infrastructure FinOps plan and roadmap (i.e., 30, 60, 90, 1 year).
• Partner with Business, Technical and Finance leaders to define, implement, and drive best practices in FinOps.
• Investigate and understand the basis for every material line item on our cloud infrastructure invoices.
• Works with teams to achieve financial goals, eliminate underutilized resources, and suggest infrastructure cost saving measures.
• Creates business intelligence reporting to inform the broader organization and empower other teams.
• Assists in architectural designs and decisions.
• Takes and active role in the annual budgeting process to ensure proper budgeting of cloud infrastructure spend.
• Perform other duties as requested, including administrative functions.

Education

• Bachelor’s degree in business administration, accounting, finance, data analytics, mathematics, statistics, computer science

Experience

• 2+ years’ experience in public cloud spend management, including guiding and enabling team members in implementing cost optimization strategies and best practices.
• 5+ years’ experience in advanced data analysis, including in Power BI.
• Deep knowledge of Azure and AWS cloud discount programs and usage optimization techniques.
• Strong industry knowledge and awareness of emerging trends in cloud technology and financial management.
• Ability to coordinate multiple projects, set priorities, and meet deadlines.
• Productive self-starter with ability to work independently and in teams.
• Superior verbal and written communication skills.
• Strong quantitative and analytical skills and business knowledge.
• Strong critical thinking skills.

Additional Information

• Familiarity with DAX and KQL.
• Familiarity with cloud data platforms such as ADX and Databricks.
• One or more industry-leading FinOps certification.

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  • Company: Fidelity National Financial
  • Published: 12th February 2024
  • Closing Date: 10th March 2024
  • Country: United States
  • Type: Full-time
  • Seniority: Mid-level Contributor
  • Salary: $90-121,000 USD
  • FinOps Certifications Required: None