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Senior Cloud FinOps Specialist

About The Role

Your responsibilities include:

  • Working closely with infrastructure, performance and product teams to understand cloud usage patterns and identify areas for cost optimization.
  • Working together with our Cloud Infrastructure team to build out tooling and systems for cost management.
  • Developing and implementing Cloud FinOps policies, processes, training, and guidelines to ensure financial discipline at scale.
  • Developing cost models for new initiatives, influencing architectural decisions and providing input to business cases.
  • Owning and evolving our reservations and commitment strategy.
  • Serving as the engineering representative to plan, onboard and maintain vendor relationships.
  • You will report to the Director of Core Infrastructure following a flexible working policy within the SF/Bay Area.

You’re Excited About This Opportunity Because You Will…


  • Own a key area with a direct impact on DoorDash’s bottom line.
  • Join a growing company and grow right along with us.
  • Take on significant challenges and have a large impact.
  • Create and implement industry best practices for Cloud Financial Management.

We’re Excited About You Because…


  • You have 5+ years of experience working in the Cloud Financial Management space
  • You can share cost data in a meaningful and concise manner.
  • You have successfully built showback/chargeback models for engineering teams.
  • You have data analysis skills including SQL and building cost forecast models.
  • You have knowledge of the procurement and finance processes for vendor onboarding and management.

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  • Company: Doordash
  • Published: 26th February 2024
  • Closing Date: 27th April 2024
  • Country: United States
  • Type: Full-time
  • Seniority: Senior
  • Salary: California Pay Range: $170,600—$255,800 USD
  • FinOps Certifications Required: None