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About the job
We are seeking a skilled and experienced FinOps Engineer to join our dynamic team. As a FinOps Engineer, you will play a critical role in optimizing our financial operations and ensuring efficient utilization of resources within our organization. You will work closely with cross-functional teams, including finance, operations, and engineering, to identify cost optimization opportunities, implement financial controls, and develop processes that align with business objectives. This role requires a strong understanding of financial management, cloud technologies, and a passion for driving financial efficiency.
- Financial Optimization: Collaborate with finance and operations teams to analyze and optimize costs across various areas of the business, such as cloud infrastructure, software licensing, and vendor management.
- Cost Analysis: Conduct detailed cost analysis to identify trends, patterns, and opportunities for cost reduction or optimization. Present findings to stakeholders and provide recommendations for cost-effective solutions.
- Financial Governance: Develop and implement financial governance frameworks, policies, and procedures to ensure compliance with budgetary guidelines, cost allocation methodologies, and financial control standards.
- Budget Management: Work closely with finance teams to establish and manage budgets for technology initiatives, ensuring alignment with strategic goals and optimizing resource allocation.
- Cost Monitoring and Reporting: Design and implement monitoring mechanisms to track and report on cost, usage, and efficiency metrics. Generate regular reports for stakeholders to facilitate informed decision-making.
- Cloud Cost Optimization: Employ cloud cost management tools and techniques to monitor cloud resource usage, identify cost drivers, and recommend optimization strategies, such as rightsizing instances, reserved instances, or auto-scaling.
- Stakeholder Collaboration: Collaborate with cross-functional teams, including finance, operations, and engineering, to understand their needs, provide guidance on financial optimization, and ensure cost considerations are integrated into project lifecycles.
- Process Improvement: Identify areas for process improvement within financial operations, including automation opportunities, workflow enhancements, and streamlining of financial processes.
- Continuous Learning: Stay abreast of industry trends, best practices, and emerging technologies related to financial operations and cost management. Share knowledge and insights with the team to drive continuous improvement.
- Bachelor’s degree in Finance, Accounting, Computer Science, or a related field. A combination of relevant education and work experience will also be considered.
- Proven experience as a FinOps Engineer, Cloud Financial Analyst, or a similar role, preferably in a technology-driven organization.
- Strong understanding of financial management principles, including budgeting, cost allocation, and financial control frameworks.
- Familiarity with cloud technologies and services (e.g., AWS, Azure, Google Cloud) and experience optimizing cloud costs using tools such as CloudHealth, CloudCheckr, or Azure Cost Management.
- Proficiency in data analysis, cost modelling, and financial reporting.
- Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills, with the ability to translate complex data into actionable insights.
- Strong communication skills, with the ability to effectively collaborate with cross-functional teams and present complex concepts to non-technical stakeholders.
- Experience with process improvement methodologies (e.g., Lean, Six Sigma) is a plus.
- Certifications such as AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner or AWS Certified Cloud Financial Management are advantageous.
Join our team as a FinOps Engineer and make a significant impact on our organization’s financial operations by optimizing costs, improving financial controls, and driving efficiency.
Hyqoo is an on-demand talent cloud platform connecting companies with remote and vetted talent across the globe. Set to upend the on-demand talent industry, Hyqoo is the world’s leading source of vetted talent in data, software engineering, and product. Our clients engage with us to get high-performing talent for remote positions. Featuring the fastest-growing global talent network, Hyqoo empowers leading organizations and startups with their global hiring needs at any scale. At the heart of its operation, Hyqoo’s propriety AI engine revolutionizes the talent vetting and matching process, providing engaged and qualified talent faster than any service on the market.
At Hyqoo, we understand how challenging, time-consuming, and costly it is to hire the best talent in technology. That is why we have created a Global Talent-as-a-Service Platform, which provides companies all over the world access to highly skilled, on-demand and fully vetted talent in Software Development, Design, Product and Project Management.
The main benefits of Hyqoo are our ‘Why’, large global footprint of over 14 million experts, guaranteed quality, technology at the forefront, and hyper-personalized and proactive approach.
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