DevOps FinOps

Job Type: DevOps
Contract Type: Freelance or Employee
Job Location: Brussels
Sector: Banking & Insurance
Languages: EN & (FR or NL)

As FinOps, you are responsible for:

  • Drive the Cloud FinOps function within the BU EUC team
  • Maintain a good understanding of the cloud provider pricing models and implements guidelines, processes, and governance to manage cloud costs and identify and achieve cost reduction where appropriate
  • Strategize and implement timely, transparent & accurate cloud consumption costing information
  • Lead the forecasting effort closely working with the DevOps for monthly cloud consumption
  • Contribute to the cloud consumption budgeting for the DevOps
  • Lead the decision making efforts for cost optimization
  • Implement the cost alert framework for any threshold spikes in liaison with the DevOps, drive regular monitoring
  • Leverage cost optimization opportunities
  • Embed business performance analysis and support decision through financial analysis and recommendations, resulting from cloud consumption reporting
    • Concrete example : on a (at least) monthly basis, review the cost, recommendations, opportunities, using embedded (Azure Cost Analysis, AWS Cost Explorer, ) or global (Power BI) tools to reduce or optimize the cost.
  • Manage spend and benefits tracking
  • Mobilize and implement guardrails to optimize cost performance and enforce these within the organization (/ team)
  • Forecast and plan cloud costing based on cloud consumption reports and make recommendations

As DevOps, you will be responsible for:

  • Support the owner of EUC from a technical point of view.
  • Responsible for the infrastructure part.
  • He has the short- and long-term views on their evolution in terms of quality, automation, costs, safety and technology
  • Define and set up IT environments in an automated way according to the needs
  • Contribute to the definition, the implementation, and the maintenance of the EUC solutions infra in his technical domain considering quality, costs, and security
  • Cooperates with architects to keep Building Permits accurate and up to date in SPARX
  • Define, build, and support the daily operations as well as the maintenance activities of the various platforms related to the products of the supported domains
  • Participate actively in the exchange of ideas within the DevOps community
  • Create and maintain documentation of the EUC infrastructure of the supported domain
  • Proactively and actively ensure a secure, available, and performing environment
  • Set up and supervise monitoring and backup systems according to the platforms used (DR)
  • Define, maintain, and explain the processes in his technical field; continually research and implement improvements
  • Participate in technical POCs and be consulted for his/her expertise
  • Understand, apply, and spread security rules (DevSecOps)
  • Exercise the role of Ops engineer and be able to also take on other roles (DevSecFin*Ops)
  • Ensure continuity and cohesion in the installations and maintenance of the environments and applications of the BU EUC team
  • Be autonomous the point of contact in case of incident resolution escalation, problem management, release upgrades

Skills required

  • Very good skills in Cloud Azure, DevOps, FinOps and SecOps
  • Minimum 6 years of experience
  • Expert in DevOps & Finops for Coaching new DevOps on specific technlogies (R.P., ESG, )
  • English + one national language (FR or NL)

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