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Cognizant Cloud Cost Analyst

At Cognizant we have an ideal opportunity for you to be part of one of the largest companies in the digital sector worldwide. A Great Place To Work where we look for people who contribute new ideas, experiencing a dynamic and growing environment. At Cognizant we promote an inclusive culture, where we value different perspectives providing career growth and development opportunities. #WelcomeToCognizant!

We have an exciting opportunity for an exceptional individual to work supporting one of our clients as a Cloud Cost Analyst:

What you’ll do:

  • The candidate will have FinOps experience or a cloud engineering background with a proven technical understanding of public cloud products and services balanced with strong analytical, collaborative, and communication skills.
  • As well as being a team-player and self-starter with agile learning abilities and a bias to doing the right thing.
  • Attention to detail, good listening skills, and the ability to bridge the gap between technical and non-technical partners are desired qualifications!

Preferred experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or IT (or Finance with a strong acumen in IT) related discipline or a combination of equivalent relevant education, training and experience.
  • Solid grasp of public cloud provider platforms and services (e.g. AWS, Azure, GCP)
  • Demonstrated knowledge of public cloud provider billing methods and concepts
  • Proficiency using third-party or cloud-native cloud cost reporting products and tools (e.g. CloudHealth, Cloudability, Cost Explorer, Azure Cost Mgmt+Billing)
  • Working knowledge of financial close activities and accounting principles
  • 3+ years of analyzing, forecasting, and reporting cloud spend (cash flow & amortized)
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills to effectively collaborate with business and technical leaders, teams, and squads
  • Strong Tableau or PowerBi Dashboarding skills

Why Cognizant?

Improve your career in one of the largest and fastest growing IT services providers worldwide

Receive ongoing support and funding with training and development plans

Have a highly competitive benefits and salary package

Get the opportunity to work for leading global companies

We are committed to respecting human rights and build a better future by helping your minds and the environment

We invest in people and their wellbeing.

We create conditions for everyone to thrive. We do not discriminate based on race, religion, color, sex, age, disability, nationality, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or for any other reason covered.

At Cognizant we believe than our culture make us stronger!

Join us now!

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  • Company: Cognizant
  • Published: 8th May 2023
  • Closing Date: 28th May 2023
  • Country: Costa Rica
  • Type: Full-time
  • Seniority: Mid-level Contributor
  • FinOps Certifications Required: None