Senior Cloud FinOps Analyst

Published: 15th June 2022 Closing Date: 15th July 2022

Feedzai is the world’s first RiskOps platform for financial risk management, and the market leader in safeguarding global commerce with today’s most advanced cloud-based risk management platform, powered by machine learning and artificial intelligence. Feedzai is securing the transition to a cashless world while enabling digital trust in every transaction and payment type. The world’s largest banks, processors, and retailers trust Feedzai to protect trillions of dollars and manage risk while improving the customer experience for everyday users, without compromising privacy. Feedzai is a Series D company and has raised $282M to date.  With a valuation of +$1.5B, the company’s technology protects 900 million people in 190 countries.

You

We are starting our Cloud FinOps team and you will be the first person in the team, reporting to our Senior Director of Cloud Operations.

You will be responsible to guarantee that cloud spend is optimized and in target with forecasts as well as drive our unit costs down by understanding our usage of cloud, managing capacity reservations, identifying cost outliers and improvements in usage.

You will also be a key stakeholder on pricing and providing support and cost awareness to the engineering teams.

If you like to understand cloud costs and obsess over analyzing cost data, as well as help us scale into our multi-cloud strategy, let’s talk!

Your Day-to-Day

  • Own the cost management process.
  • Lead monthly cost operating reviews.
  • Build all the reporting and data required to provide visibility of cost and cost related KPIs.
  • Manage capacity reservations (Reserved Instances, Saving Plans or equivalent).
  • Keep track of consumption commitments with cloud providers.
  • Leverage the CFM tools, interpret the findings, and make technical recommendations to the business application teams to help reduce ongoing cost.
  • Own cost forecast tools to support pricing decisions

Your Know-How

  • Bachelor’s degree in Information Technology, Computer Science or related field
  • 2+ years working in cloud computing or IT infrastructure/platforms role
  • 2+ years of experience with AWS and/or Azure and/or GCP cost management or cost optimization responsibilities
  • Detail-oriented with excellent documentation skills/methodologies, who can successfully manage multiple priorities
  • Good understanding of basic financial planning concepts

Your Possible Additional Know-How

  • Cost Management Certifications (from public cloud providers or finops foundation)
  • Experience with financial planning and analysis
  • Knowledge of cloud cost products (e.g., Cost Explorer, Azure Portal)
  • Knowledge of cloud management and governance tools (e.g., Cloudability, Spot.IO, Cloud Custodian, Trusted Advisor)

Location

Details

  • Company: Feedzai
  • Type: Full-time
  • Seniority: Mid-level Contributor
  • Salary:
  • FinOps Certifications Required: None