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Principal Cloud FinOps Engineer

Job Description:

The Team

Fidelity’s Cloud and Platform Engineering (CAPE) organization’s mission is to power the next generation of Fidelity digital services through innovation, collaboration, and transparency. CAPE’s FinOps team is looking for an experienced Cloud Engineer, with a passion for FinOps and maximizing the business value of cloud. Our mission is to get the most value of every dollar spent in the cloud.

The Role

As a FinOps Cloud Engineer, you will be an integral member of the team continuously innovating and improving our cloud financial controls and resource optimization, while helping to drive a culture of accountability across Fidelity.

The Expertise and Skills You Bring

  • 5 or more years’ experience as cloud engineer, data engineer or data analyst.
  • B.S. degree in finance, accounting, statistics, computer science or equivalent technical field.
  • Experience working with AWS or Azure and a deep understanding of cloud-based service usage, pricing, and commitment-based discounts.
  • Strong database knowledge and proven experience with data analysis, database design, data visualization and data ETL processes.
  • Experience with cloud data storage and access using Snowflake / S3.
  • Experience in building solutions using Python and experience in working with large data sets.
  • Experience gathering requirements, building project plans, and managing projects to completion.
  • Experience working with distributed and agile teams.
  • A passion for learning new technologies, practices, and ways of working.

The Value You Deliver

  • Synthesis of analysis and research into strategic insights and practical recommendations.
  • An engineering approach to solving business problems.
  • Ability to manage deliverables independently and with a high degree of efficiency.
  • Exceptional analytical, communication, conceptual thinking, and problem-solving capabilities
  • Good facilitation and influencing skills.
  • Self-motivated, independent, and strategic thinker

Bonus Skills

  • Cloud certifications – Amazon Web Services (AWS) or Microsoft Azure Certification desired.

Company OverviewFidelity Investments is a privately held company with a mission to strengthen the financial well-being of our clients. We help people invest and plan for their future. We assist companies and non-profit organizations in delivering benefits to their employees. And we provide institutions and independent advisors with investment and technology solutions to help invest their own clients’ money.

Join Us

At Fidelity, you’ll find endless opportunities to build a meaningful career that positively impacts peoples’ lives, including yours. You can take advantage of flexible benefits that support you through every stage of your career, empowering you to thrive at work and at home. Honored with a Glassdoor Employees’ Choice Award, we have been recognized by our employees as a Best Place to Work in 2023. And you don’t need a finance background to succeed at Fidelity—we offer a range of opportunities for learning so you can build the career you’ve always imagined.

At Fidelity, our goal is for most people to work flexibly in a way that balances both personal and business needs with time onsite and offsite through what we’re calling “Dynamic Working”. Most associates will have a hybrid schedule with a requirement to work onsite at a Fidelity work location for at least one week, 5 consecutive days, every four weeks. These requirements are subject to change.

We invite you to Find Your Fidelity at

Fidelity Investments is an equal opportunity employer. We believe that the most effective way to attract, develop and retain a diverse workforce is to build an enduring culture of inclusion and belonging.

Fidelity will reasonably accommodate applicants with disabilities who need adjustments to participate in the application or interview process. To initiate a request for an accommodation, contact the HR Accommodation Team by sending an email to accommodations, or by calling 800-835-5099, prompt 2, option 3.

At Fidelity, we value honesty, integrity, and the safety of our associates and customers within a heavily regulated industry. Certain roles may require candidates to go through a preliminary credit check during the screening process. Candidates who are presented with a Fidelity offer will need to go through a background investigation and may be asked to provide additional documentation as requested. This investigation includes but is not limited to a criminal, civil litigations and regulatory review, employment, education, and credit review (role dependent). These investigations will account for 7 years or more of history, depending on the role. Where permitted by federal or state law, Fidelity will also conduct a pre-employment drug screen, which will review for the following substances: Amphetamines, THC (marijuana), cocaine, opiates, phencyclidine.

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  • Company: Fidelity
  • Published: 27th June 2023
  • Closing Date: 8th November 2023
  • Country: United States
  • Type: Full-time
  • Seniority: Mid-level Contributor
  • FinOps Certifications Required: None