What you’ll be doing...

As a member of the Cloud Support Engineering Team, you will be responsible for developing and supporting the cost governance model for Verizon. This model will assist with the optimization around usage and capacity planning to ensure a streamline approach for application deployment into the Cloud. Moreover, you will be working with application teams to define requirements and recommend new solutions for a successful deployment to the Cloud. You will be required to analyzing reserve and spot instances to ensure best practices are deployed while ensuring a streamline approach to cost management. The candidate will be required to develop automated reporting tools. The ability to respond proactively to operating and cost management issues.

What Verizon is looking for are resources that have expert analytical skills, while having the desire and the opportunity to develop their skill sets within the framework of a Fortune 500 company.

Responsibilities:

  • Rightsizing, configuration and scheduling activities between Cloud vendors, application teams, network and Security teams.
  • Forecasting usage and cloud cost requirements for IT.
  • Cloud Cost Management.
  • Automation of Cost reporting / Cloud Cost reporting.
  • Public Cloud Spend Analysis.
  • Developing AWS RI instance purchase strategy.
  • Leading the deployment of large projects to support Verizon’s applications in the Public Cloud.

What we’re looking for...

You'll need to have:

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

Even better if you have:

  • A degree.
  • Knowledge of Public Cloud architectures, configurations, services, and solutions, specifically Oracle Cloud services.
  • Knowledge of information systems concepts, system administration and cloud and platforms.
  • Hand on scripting and automation experience.
  • Knowledge of AWS and /or OCI services and architectural platforms.
  • Strong knowledge of containers and container management technologies like Docker & Kubernetes.
  • Knowledge of Linux and/or Windows system administration.
  • Oracle Cloud certifications.
  • Strong knowledge of Excel and Pivot Tables.

When you join Verizon...

You’ll be doing work that matters alongside other talented people, transforming the way people, businesses and things connect with each other. Beyond powering America’s fastest and most reliable network, we’re leading the way in broadband, cloud and security solutions, Internet of Things and innovating in areas such as, video entertainment. Of course, we will offer you great pay and benefits, but we’re about more than that. Verizon is a place where you can craft your own path to greatness. Whether you think in code, words, pictures or numbers, find your future at Verizon.

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