What Sr. FinOps Engineer contributes to Cardinal Health Sr. FinOps engineer is a blend of Sr. Cloud engineer and Advance Analytics Specialist that analyzes, plans, and delivers solutions to optimize cloud cost and allows leaders to make decisions to get the most value of our cloud usage.
As a Sr. Cloud Engineer essential duties will include:
Engineering, automating, and orchestrating system provisioning and maintenance processes using modern cloud tools and technologies.
As an Advanced Analytics Specialist essential duties will include:
Developing and enhancing innovative analytical tools and products, developing and commercializing complex analytical approaches for client engagements, supporting training and mentoring/coaching technical/non-technical colleagues.
Sr. FinOps Engineer analyzes the financial, operational, and technical feasibility of adopting external cloud-based IT software and infrastructure services. Enables visualization of data to help drive cost savings. Optimizes work through automation. Maintains roadmaps to modernize FinOps tools and technologies. Works with vendors, build business cases and integrate solutions that adhere to engineering best practices.
Provide expert knowledge of cloud cost optimization strategies and develops automation solutions (e.g., rightsizing, power scheduling, etc.)
Create and edit visual content including maps, charts, and graphs.
Adhere to security and governance guidelines
Collaborate with Engineering teams to implement solutions
Perform special projects or tasks in a timely manner
Promote FinOps best practices and concepts
Implement policies and procedures
Ability to establish IT cost management strategies, models, processes, and tools
Act as a mentor to less experienced colleagues
Knowledge of IT infrastructure and public cloud concepts with an understanding of containers (GCP/AWS/Azure cloud experience)
Experience with native and 3rd party Public Cloud cost management & advisory tools (GCP Billing, GCP BigQuery, GCP Recommender, AWS Cost Explorer, AWS Trusted Advisor)
Advanced experience in statistical analysis and modeling, proficient using SQL, BigQuery, Excel, Python programming (GitHub experience to push code), and data visualization tools (DataStudio, PowerBI, Tableau, Looker, etc.)
Experience in transforming data sets, quantitative and qualitative analysis into compelling visuals.
Understanding of Public Cloud pricing schemes
Understanding of cloud billing practices and procedures
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Preferred Qualifications / Certifications
5+ years of demonstrated experience and knowledge in public cloud
5+ years of professional experience in advanced data modeling, data analysis, data mining, statistical analysis and machine learning
5+ years of experiences in software engineering and programming
Certification in GCP or AWS
FinOps Certified Practitioner
Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Statistics, Mathematics, Finance or equivalent degree preferred or equivalent combination of education and relevant experience
What is expected of you and others at this level
Applies advanced knowledge and understanding of concepts, principles, and technical capabilities to manage a wide variety of projects
Participates in the development of policies and procedures to achieve specific goals
Recommends new practices, processes, metrics, or models
Works on or may lead complex projects of large scope
Projects may have significant and long-term impact
Provides solutions which may set precedent
Independently determines method for completion of new projects
Receives guidance on overall project objectives
Acts as a mentor to less experienced colleagues
Candidates who are back-to-work, people with disabilities, without a college degree, and Veterans are encouraged to apply.
Cardinal Health supports an inclusive workplace that values diversity of thought, experience and background. We celebrate the power of our differences to create better solutions for our customers by ensuring employees can be their authentic selves each day. Cardinal Health is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, ancestry, age, physical or mental disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, pregnancy, veteran status, marital status, creed, status with regard to public assistance, genetic status or any other status protected by federal, state or local law.
Headquartered in Dublin, Ohio, Cardinal Health, Inc. (NYSE: CAH) is a distributor of pharmaceuticals, a global manufacturer and distributor of medical and laboratory products, and a provider of performance and data solutions for healthcare facilities.We are a crucial link between the clinical and operational sides of healthcare, delivering end-to-end solutions and data-driving insights that advance healthcare and improve lives every day. With deep partnerships, diverse perspectives and innovative digital solutions, we build connections across the continuum of care. With more than 50 years of experience, we seize the opportunity to address healthcare's most complicated challenges – now, and in the future.As a global, growing company, we’re able to offer rewarding careers that let you make a positive impact on our customers and communities.