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Posted: Monday, May 15, 2017 12:39 PM


Verizon Global Technology Services team is embarked on a multi-year program to migrate IT workloads into public cloud. The organization is driving business transformation throughout theenterprise by leveraging data insights from inside and outside sources and is looking for motivated people to join the transformation team.Candidate will be responsible to work with portfolio teams to drive adoption of cost optimization tool by communicating the technical solutions in place to:

  • Better enable teams for success through AWS financial education

  • Ensure transparency of AWS spend through the use of Cloud Health dashboards

  • Advise the development teams on proper selection of AWS instances

  • Inform teams about expense incurred via various Apptio reports

  • Promote instance right-sizing and the proper use of Reserved Instances (RIs) with development teams

This will entail working with cross portfolio Verizon IT teams such as software development, operations, infrastructure, vendor and DevOps & Cloud teams to facilitate adoption and establish any new requirements for financial management and governance. Candidate should work with IT technical and vendor teams to drive technical solution for finance management in public cloud such as:

  1. Enterprise wide financial dashboards, using Verizon’s Cloud Health tool, to enhance the Verizon cloud management team’s visibility and transparency into spend on the AWS platform.

  2. Apptio Reports for proper accounting and expense reporting

  3. General guidelines for building and maintaining cost efficient architectures within an AWS environment including; infrastructure right-sizing, reserved instance pricing methodologies, instance parking and general cost governance.

  4. Ad-hoc training and education sessions. Including direct education on AWS Pricing methodologies and use of the Cloud Health tool.

Candidate should own communication between various teams and be able to develop executive statuses and metrics on adoption, tools and trainings.

  • Familiarity with DevOps tool set and various Cloud technologies

  • Provides technical and/or analytical guidance to solve a wide range of complex issues/problems.

  • Makes recommendations that aid in the successful completion of projects within a product or functional area; works with limited supervision.

  • Applies advanced technical/analytical skills to the position or specialization. Identifies key issues and patterns from partial or conflicting data.

  • May adapt procedures, processes, tools, equipment and techniques to accomplish the requirements of the position.

  • Requires a range of skills within a technical or professional discipline including familiarity with principles, theories, concepts and technologies to work on generally complex operational or technical activities and an applied knowledge of established procedures, policies and practices.


Must have:

  • Bachelor’s degree or four or more years of work experience.
  • Four or more years of relevant work experience.

Ideally, you’ll also have:

  • Master’s degree preferred.
  • Ability to provide guidance, direction, and navigation through all facets of the project.
  • Knowledge of Agile Methodologies for project management.
  • Great oral and written communication skills.
  • Knowledge of cloud network or cloud data center.
  • Some hands on technical background experience is huge plus.
  • Experience with implementing data categorization and analysis.

Not to boast, but a little bit about us

Verizon powers America’s fastest and most reliable network. We’re also leading the way in cloud and security solutions, Internet of Things and video entertainment. Technology moves fast and so do we. We believe that bringing great ideas and customer experiences to life should be recognized and rewarded. Whether you think in code, words, pictures or numbers, find your future at Verizon.

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• Location: Staten Island

• Post ID: 96290121 newyork
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