Cloud FinOps Lead

FinOps, Financial Operations, Cloud, Cloud FinOps, AWS, Azure, GCP, Cost Analysis, Agile, Requirements Analysis, Project Management
Contract W2, contract to perm
Depends On Experience
Work from home available

Job Description

Our well-known, direct client near Bethesda, MD is looking for several REMOTE Cloud FinOps Leads to join their FinOps Engineering team. This is a versatile role in which you would work with business service partners as well as internal teams to design and engineer FinOps products and services, refine flows and collaborate with Enterprise Architecture, Platform Engineering and Business Service Engineering leaders in order to build and transform FinOps cost maturity. This is a 3 month contract-to-hire position.

In this role, you would be responsible for:

- Driving Engineering solutions in support of Cloud Cost Avoidance/Savings program initiatives

- Collaborating with Enterprise Architecture to design, provide oversight for engineering, and deploy FinOps Products and Services for multi-cloud environment

- Spearheading industry best practices for cost-aware computing, setting policies and standards

- Creating and maintaining FinOps documentation

Essential Skills:

- Proven track record of on time delivery coupled with excellent proactive communication skills and ability to collaborate with others for delivery

- Passion for leading large engagements

- Managing multiple simultaneous projects

- Delivering with Agile and/or Kanban

- Influencing peers, stakeholders, and leaders to make the right decisions.

- Eliciting and documenting complex business and functional requirements from project stakeholders.

- Strong Cloud (Azure, AWS, IBM Cloud etc.) platform knowledge

- Demonstrated public cloud knowledge and 2+ years of experience (AWS, Azure, Google Cloud Platform):

- Deep passion for cloud technology and ability to articulate the cloud value proposition in both technical and financial aspects

- Excellent verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills in both technical and non-technical contexts

- 7+ years of professional experience with Technology Operations, Business Management, or Financial Planning & Analysis (FP&A)

- Significant experience with cost optimization techniques

- Experience in building out a FinOps subject area

- Deep cost management knowledge including but not limited to chargeback modeling, cost savings and avoidance tracking, trending and variance analysis and forecasting

- Practical knowledge of native cloud provider cost management capabilities and pricing models

- Experience in cost anomaly detection, rightsizing, tagging and storage lifecycle policies, and automation

- Analytical skills to collect, coordinate and present sophisticated data to a variety of audiences

- Experience in developing KPI s and scorecards based on internal and industry benchmarks

- Strong presentation and interpersonal skills


- Excellent solution development and engineering

- Strong software analysis, product management and/or engineering

- Data analysis, metrics development and reporting

- Strong knowledge of ADO, or other Agile management software

- Excellent verbal and written communication

- Managing requirements traceability information and changes through effective change control processes and tools.

- Developing optimization and automation strategies of business processes.

- Effectively communicating critical information to stakeholders, including senior leadership

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Please click the Apply Now button to apply for the job.

We will review your resume and call if you are qualified.

Resumes will NOT be sent to clients without your approval.


Refer a colleague to us, and Precision will give you $ 1000 if we find a job for that person!

(The fine print: The referred candidate must be previously unknown to us. Start date must be within 6 months of referral.)

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Our Clients. We work with the best.

- We are direct vendors to Fortune 500 companies across North America

- We're the top provider of contract IT professionals to many of our clients

Our Experience. We know how to sell our candidates to clients.

- We've been in business for over 20 years, and have made thousands of successful placements

Our Background. Precision is run by former IT professionals.

- We know what it is like to be an IT consultant working in a large organization.

- We actually understand your skills. We'll make sure that you are right for the job, and that the job is right for you.

Our Reputation for Quality. Clients favor Precision's candidates.

- We take the time to learn about you so that we can best match you to our openings and sell you to our clients.

- Our clients know from experience that Precision's consultants are the most qualified and the best fit for their project teams.

Our Ethics. We pride ourselves on our ethical business practices.

- We never submit your resume without your permission, and we never give your resume to other staffing companies

- We are up front about pay rates and the interviewing process, and provide you with constant feedback.

Our Responsibility. We take seriously our obligations to our consultants.

- We always pay on time

- We offer highly competitive pay rates, as well as an opportunity to participate in our group health insurance, long term disability and 401(k) plans.

- When required, we carefully manage H1-B and applications, and involve you at every step.

- We have dedicated HR personnel that will answer the phone when you call.



Job ID 4729DI-0012
Dice Id : precisn
Position Id : 4729DI
Originally Posted : 2 months ago
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