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DevOps Engineer | Cost Optimization Specialist

As a DevOps Engineer with a focus on Cloud Cost Optimization, you will be responsible for designing, implementing, and maintaining strategies to ensure efficient and cost-effective utilization of cloud resources. You will collaborate closely with cross-functional teams, including development, operations, and finance, to identify opportunities for cost savings, analyze usage patterns, and implement best practices for resource management.

You will:

  • Optimize performance to spend where you need to and redistribute resources (hands-on).
  • Suggest areas for improving spend by finding better rates or improved technology.
  • Find anomalies in usage patterns and give quick feedback in order to course-correct.
  • Predict, plan, and ensure resources utilization to estimate the need for the future and negotiate a discount or pre-allocate resources.
  • Create intelligence reporting and alerts to inform teams to facilitate cost optimization and minimize waste, based on our budget.
  • Automate everything you can.
  • Keep up to date on the latest cloud products and trends.
  • Desired Skills and Experience.

You are:

  • A team player with excellent communication skills.
  • A person with a strong sense of ownership and accountability.
  • Result-driven with strong commitment.
  • Innovative and able to quickly learn new and existing technologies.
  • Work well under pressure and in an ever changing environment.
  • Able to prioritize and multitask in a fast-paced environment.
  • Able to communicate and transfer knowledge clearly and effectively to both technical and non-technical audiences.

Requirements:

  • Extensive knowledge in AWS.
  • Data-driven and detail-oriented; testing and measuring every step.
  • Knowledge of relevance monitoring and measuring to identify areas for improvement.
  • Be able to consolidate several streams of information to see the big picture.
  • Knowledge of AWS pricing and cost optimizations.
  • Intimate familiarity with the cost structure of AWS.
  • Programming skills including Python and abilities to handle and modify DevOps tools.
  • Experienced in IaC and Configuration management tools (such as terraform/CloudFormation/chef/ansible/puppet) – An advantage.
  • Proven experience as a DevOps Engineer.
  • 2+ years of relevant work experience.

To request a modification to this listing please email jobs@finops.org

  • Company: Lusha
  • Published: 4th February 2024
  • Closing Date: 4th May 2024
  • Country: Israel
  • Type: Full-time
  • Seniority: Mid-level Contributor
  • FinOps Certifications Required: None