Spotify’s Technology Procurement function, part of our Platform Mission, is hiring a Senior Manager with Cloud FinOps experience to lead the Cost Engineering team. This team enables us to constructively support hyper-scale usage and growth in close collaboration with engineering, bridging the world of finance and tech. The mission enables our R&D, procurement, financial functions and vendors to make well-informed decisions about infrastructure and managed services by providing insights and advice regarding how to use and develop our partnerships.
Cost Engineering is our newest product area under Technology Procurement. The team is expected to:
Deliver cultural change across Spotify to optimize Streaming Delivery Costs Advocate for Cloud Cost practices in the organization through education, standardization, and cultural growth and support
Reinforce confidence around budgets, spend predictability and forecasts across R&D
Quickly bring new, high-quality cost & climate tooling products and features to our users, promoting and increasing adoption
Provide guidance to engineering teams to have a cost-effective application/service by identifying anomalies and best practices.
Work together with engineering teams to identify rate reductions and possible cost avoidance
Accurately budget, forecast, and report cloud costs to Finance and the BoD