Zurich Insurance Company Ltd.

Job description, responsibilities and duties

The role of Cloud Engineer operates within theCloud Business Office (CBO)team in our Cloud Centre of Excellence. This role has a particular emphasis on Finance Operations (FinOps) in the public cloud. The Cloud Centre of Excellence (CCoE) is a cross-functional team responsible for developing and managing the cloud strategy, governance, and best practices that the rest of the organization can leverage to transform the business using the cloud.

The CBO ensures the effective governance for the organization to adopt and accelerate Public Cloud use across the business. It does this through the holistic representation of key stakeholders from across the business who form a quorum, who commit to be broadly educated on key Cloud differentiators across security, reliability, availability, cost, and time to market.

The CBO is recognised as the conduit for internal customers of Zurich's multi-cloud platform to accelerate cloud adoption across the business and manage the roadmap for cloud migrations. The CBO product portfolio spans internal front door cloud services, FinOps, Risk & Compliance and Education. The Cloud Engineer role would appeal to a person who enjoys variety and developing opportunities within an evolving global function.

This role requires occasional travel.

Candidates from Ukraine are encouraged to apply.

As FinOps Engineer, your main responsibilities will involve:
  • Develop and enhance FinOps solutions enabling lean operations for Zurich applications
  • Perform FinOps analytics to enhance decision making processes and improving products and services around business cases, budgets, spend, cost savings and more.
  • Define and develop the KPIs and reporting structures to demonstrate how cloud services align with the business objectives
  • Provide technical advisory services to stakeholders on CCoE processes, roadmap and cloud requirements
  • Manage stakeholders and multiple initiatives across the cloud product portfolio in a trusted advisor capacity
  • Perform source data analytics and tooling integration to enhance the CBO products and offerings e.g., cost management
  • Contribute to cloud risk and compliance governance processes, ensuring CCoE obligations and responsibilities are upheld continuously
  • Contribute to the cloud education program that includes user training, events, knowledge sharing, and capability building across the enterprise
  • Continuous alignment with the Product Owner, Engineering and Operations functions with the cyclical development of an iterative cloud road map to plan for ongoing changes to services\platforms as technologies emerge and new features are requested by users
  • Establish mechanism for internal customers to provide feedback on cloud services (i.e., surveys, focus groups, forums)
  • Develop and promote CBO products & services with the interests of group IT and cloud consumers alike
  • Show initiative, own issues, and take on challenges on behalf of CCoE & CBO
  • Become familiar with wider IT, CCoE Services and processes
  • Become familiar with and adhere to Zurich security and architecture policies

Employee perks, benefits

Expected date of completion of the selection process

Candidates with education suit the position

Language skills

Number of years of experience

Personality requirements and skills

As FinOps Engineer, your skills and experience will ideally include:
  • 2+years' experience delivering AWS or Azure public cloud services in a large-scale enterprise environment
  • Proficiency in AWS or Azure cost management, usage and billing services with relevant associated certifications
  • Relevant degree or diploma programme of study
  • Project, program or service delivery management experience in virtual/cloud infrastructures
  • Proven experience of working within supplier-led service delivery models
  • Proven ability to succeed in collaborative work environments using Agile methodologies

Nice to have:
  • 5+years' experience delivering AWS or Azure public cloud services in a large-scale enterprise environment
  • Expert level knowledge of Azure or AWS cost management services with associated certifications
  • PowerBI, Service Now, or JIRA platform skills would be beneficial
  • Experience with one or more Infrastructure as Code Languages: Terraform or CloudFormation
We want to tell you one thing: We care for our employees.
As a part of our team - you become the essence of our business, because you add value to everything that we do.

Caring for well-being

Unique career

Caring for communities

Caring for development

Cooperating and sharing

Why you will like us

  • we have that kind of environment that welcomes any ideas that are pushing the envelope
  • we work hard, but we value your work-life balance
  • we make the difference - the unique bottom-to-top program that motivates employees to make Zurich Insurance a better place to work
  • our Development weeks will help you improve your skills

Interested already?

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Brief description of the company

Zurich Insurance Company Ltd is a leading multi-line insurer that serves its customers in global and local markets. With about 53,000 employees, it provides a wide range of property and casualty, and life insurance products and services in more than 210 countries and territories. Zurich's customers include individuals, small businesses, and mid-sized and large companies, as well as multinational corporations.

Zurich Bratislava is a Slovakia-based competence center for highly specialized services in the areas of Life Actuarial, Non-life Pricing & Analytics, Claims, Risk Management, Business Intelligence, IT Application Development and Service Management - as well as Insurance Network Management.

An international workforce of more than 200 talented professionals are supporting Zurich business units around the globe with value added services.

Number of employees

250-499 employees


Contact person: Laura Ilavská
E-mail:send CV
ID:4384388Dátum zverejnenia:20.7.-=KONTAKT=-lokalita:Remote workPozícia:Service Engineer,Software Engineer,Systems EngineerSpoločnosť:Zurich Insurance Company Ltd, organizačná zložkaPracovná ponuka je prevzatá z inej stránky alebo zdroja.Základná zložka mzdy (brutto):2 400 EUR/month

Počet videní: 0
Ponúkaná mzda: 2400 EUR
Inzerent:Zurich Insurance Company Ltd. [ ]
Zverejnené dňa:2022-07-20 (28 dní)
Zverejnené pre lokality:Slovensko Bratislavský kraj Bratislava Z domu / Remote
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