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FinOps Lead/FinOps Principle – Contract – Inside IR35

About the job

Methods are currently looking for a FinOps Lead to work on a new contract assignment for a period of 6 months.

A FinOps Lead will be responsible for progressing and delivering an effective FinOps strategy across government as a component of an updated Cloud Strategy. This role is within the Modernising Technology team and will report to the Head of DevOps Engineering.

Championing and Advocating FinOps principles across government, through presentations, organising training sessions, etc

Formulate actionable Best Practice documentation and a getting started guide, to support FinOps adoption across government at varying stages of FinOps maturity model

Working closely with cloud providers to identify methods and patterns to reduce cloud spend using native tools

Working with third party FinOps tooling suppliers, to leverage their experience to seize further FinOps opportunities

  • Identifying effective industry partners to aid in the delivery of the strategy
  • Further the deployment of a central government service to collate departmental FinOps data
  • Develop a service to measure Sustainability metrics from departments leveraging FinOps tools
  • Coordinating with cloud providers and FinOps tooling suppliers, to make adjustments to their tooling to meet specific government needs
  • Creation of a FinOps procurement framework, to accelerate and ease the procurement process
  • Working with government departments to:
  • Identify and seize opportunities from departments prior FinOps experience
  • Collaborate and trial FinOps practices and tooling 3
  • Conduct and manage proof of concept and proof of value exercises to strengthen the value proposition
  • You will be expected to:
  • Have strong communication skills and engage senior stakeholders
  • Coach and mentor your colleagues
  • Knowledge share across CDDO

Cloud FinOps Engineer/FinOps Lead/FinOps Principal/FinOps Architect

  • Please apply now to discuss further.

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  • Company: Methods
  • Published: 2nd March 2023
  • Closing Date: 11th April 2023
  • Country: United Kingdom
  • Type: Contract
  • Seniority: Senior
  • FinOps Certifications Required: None