Arena Technical Resources, LLC CloudHealth Financial Analyst in United States
CloudHealth Financial Analyst
Job DescriptionJob Title: CloudHealth Financial Analyst
Job Location: Remote / Newark, NJ
-Ability to work independently and multi-task effectively. As part of PSEG’s digital transformation, we are looking to use technology in new and innovative ways to introduce new business capabilities and achieve industry leading business outcomes. As the Cloud Analyst assigned to the IT Cloud Services Team, you will work to build, manage and support our journey to fully leverage the technology benefits of the Cloud platform.
-Daily review of AWS spend
-Identify areas of cost savings
-Develop action plans to implement proactive cost savings measures identified.
-Implement cost savings measures and/or work with Cloud Team resources to implement.
-Develop / Improve CloudHealth dashboards to visualize running costs and quickly identify spikes/anomalies. Augment with QuickSight dashboards as needed.
-You will have responsibility for AWS cloud cost management, administration, and analysis for PSEG, providing financial expertise for cloud services, direction and assistance to IT teams, business analysts, cloud engineers, and Lines of businesses.
-Identify opportunities and recommends solutions for improving service efficiency and effectiveness.
-Develop, document, and make recommendations and communicate financial analysis for cloud services with business unit IT and technology teams, including analysis of cost reduction opportunities.
-Analyze the demand for IT/cloud services to generate forecast and capacity planning as well as provide information to the vendor management role to negotiate better pricing (e.g. low utilization, reserved instances, more optimal usage patterns or deployment options).
-Build, maintain, and optimize dashboards to provide IT teams and Business Unit leaders with an analytical view of services data for cost-of-service, demand, negotiated pricing and capacity planning.
-Support knowledge transfer/training for colleagues related to IT/cloud spend management.
-Develop/maintain training material/documentation supporting the key concepts of public cloud application billing, cloud service billing, cross-charging, and cost allocation processes.
-Be responsible for the operation of third-party cloud billing & IT cost management and cloud management platform tools such as CloudHealth, as well as native AWS tooling.
REQUIRED SKILLS, COMPETENCIES, AND CERTIFICATIONS
-Must be a permanent resident or US citizen.
-3+ years of AWS experience in Enterprise environments
-Proven track record of identifying and implementing cost saving measures in mature environments ($4M / year AWS spend or more)
-Experience using Cloud Health
-MBA or equivalent Financial background and experience
-Experience in TCO and ROI analysis for Cloud
-Experience with QuickSight
-Experience with Lambda using Python
-AWS Certified Solutions Architect
-Experience in Agile Environment
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE MINIMUM
-3-4 years of experience in AWS Cloud environment.