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Cloud FinOps Principal


  • Oversee the overall public cloud budget and perform budget to actual spend analysis to enhance cloud spend visibility and to identify cost optimization opportunities
  • Partner with business owners and support department level consumption spend analysis and cost savings recommendations
  • Perform cloud spend analysis, create decks and present regular operational reviews to leadership
  • Develop long-term cloud spend forecasts (i.e., three-year outlook) for company planning and meeting spend commit levels for AWS and Azure
  • Identify and implement cost allocation opportunities for both labor and shared cloud costs to support cloud TCO and to produce customer profitability analysis
  • Creates KPI metrics, analyzes spend trends, and advise on cloud spend savings opportunities
  • Participate in architectural discussions assisting R&D and product teams in modeling the cost impact of design alternatives assisting in the SaaS transition
  • Perform discounted cash flow analysis comparing on-premise costs and public cloud costs to support business case for migration to cloud
  • Conduct regular cloud FinOps trainings to stakeholders while increasing the financial acumen of the cloud engineering and support teams
  • Drive FinOps initiatives ensuring on-time and on-budget project completion



  • Strong Financial analysis with the ability to develop and present cloud spend financial analysis results
  • Deep passion for cloud technology and ability to articulate the cloud value proposition
  • Strong knowledge of allocation and reporting tools and languages with experience leading allocation efforts
  • Skilled at building company-wide relationships and collaborating with multiple stakeholders
  • Excellent verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills in both technical and non-technical contexts
  • Proficient working understanding of Azure and AWS cloud computing platforms and its pricing
  • Excellent verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills in both technical and non-technical contexts
  • Proficient user of Excel, PowerPoint, and other MS Office tools


Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in a finance or an engineering field (e.g. Finance, Computer Science, Engineering, Mathematics, or Statistics)
  • A minimum of 5-7 years of experience in cloud financial analysis


At PTC, we believe in the power of diverse ideas and perspectives. As a global company that values and respects all identities, cultures, and perspectives, we strive to create an inclusive PTC for ALL through an environment where everyone feels like they belong and are empowered to bring their true, authentic selves to work. Proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer, we welcome applicants from all backgrounds and hire without regard to race, national origin, religion, age, color, ethnicity, ancestry, marital status, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetic identity, disability, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by local, state, or federal laws, rules, or regulations.


Life at PTC is about more than working with today’s most cutting-edge technologies to transform the physical world. It’s about showing up as you are and working alongside some of today’s most talented industry leaders to transform the world around you.


If you share our passion for problem-solving through innovation, you’ll likely become just as passionate about the PTC experience as we are. Are you ready to explore your next career move with us?

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  • Company: PTC
  • Published: 12th December 2022
  • Closing Date: 31st January 2023
  • Country: United States
  • Type: Full-time
  • Seniority: Manager
  • FinOps Certifications Required: None