The candidate for the FinOps Engineer role will possess extensive experience in cloud computing platforms, coupled with a fervent dedication to analysis and optimization. Responsibilities include navigating intricate inefficiencies within our data processes and orchestrating inventive technical remedies. You’ll establish enduring technological frameworks that empower Colgate’s data platforms to expand and adapt seamlessly over time. Additionally, you’ll craft internal analytics and forecasts, providing invaluable financial perspectives to guide organizational technology strategies. This role demands self-motivation, a penchant for exploration and innovation, and an unwavering dedication to driving meaningful change in a constantly evolving landscape.


What you’ll do

  • Drive pivotal FinOps initiatives, orchestrating timelines and deliverables.
  • Delve into platform utilization, offering valuable technical insights to unlock cost-saving opportunities.
  • Craft and lead consumption forecasting models alongside other financial analytics.
  • Institute robust governance protocols to enhance efficiency throughout cloud data platforms.
  • Architect standards and methodologies to fortify data systems and warehouses, optimizing their performance.
  • Enable teams to build analytical solutions that harmonize seamlessly with business goals, leveraging cloud resources efficiently.
  • Stay at the forefront of new technologies and capabilities pertinent to cloud cost management, data warehousing, and analytics.


Required Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Management Information Systems, or a related field.
  • Minimum of 5 years of professional experience as a data analyst, data engineer, or similar role.
  • Proficiency in cloud data management platforms such as AWS, Azure, or Google Cloud Platform.
  • Good experience with data warehousing technologies and methodologies.
  • Proven experience with SQL for data manipulation and analysis.


Preferred Qualifications

  • 2 years experience optimizing consumption based cloud data platforms and infrastructure
  • Experience budget forecasting and other financial processes
  • Familiarity with programming languages such as Python, Java, or others, improving data analytics capabilities.

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  • Company: Colgate-Palmolive
  • Published: 21st May 2024
  • Closing Date: 21st July 2024
  • Country: United States
  • Type: Full-time
  • Seniority: Senior
  • FinOps Certifications Required: None