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Lead Cloud FinOps Analyst



Bengaluru, Karnataka, India
Posted on Tuesday, November 14, 2023

Securonix is leading the evolution of SIEM for today’s hybrid cloud, data-driven enterprises. Securonix Unified Defense SIEM provides organizations with content-driven threat detection, investigation, and response (TDIR) solution built with a highly scalable data cloud and a unified experience from the analyst to the CISO. The innovative cloud-native solution enables organizations to scale up their security operations and keep up with evolving threats.

Securonix Unified Defense SIEM provides organizations with 365 days of ‘hot’ data for fast search and investigation, threat content-as-a-service, proactive defense with continuous peer and partner collaboration, and a unified Threat Detection, Investigation and Response (TDIR) experience, all in a single platform. The platform is built on a cloud native architecture and leverages the power of the Snowflake Data Cloud.

Job Title: Lead Cloud FinOps Analyst

Primary Skill Sets: AWS, Cloud Cost Optimization, Capacity Forecasting, Billing on Cloud

Secondary Skill Sets: AWS Certification, Kubernetes, Snowflake


The Cloud FinOps Analyst role will be responsible for financial reporting and analytics for public cloud spend across the enterprise. We are looking for an experienced Cloud FinOps Analyst with a strong AWS cloud technology and cost background to join us to lead and guide our teams on how to optimize and manage cloud spend. The purpose of the role is to support the FinOps Practice, utilizing Cloud FinOps tools to define, aggregate, and deliver insightful dashboards. This role will work across our technology and business stakeholders to understand cloud consumption, identify methods to continually optimize, and ensure public cloud spend it to budget. This individual will be an advocate for FinOps cloud best practices and will be a subject matter expert in cloud financials.


  • Operate and manage various Cloud financial management tools (Including Apptio Cloudability, Total Cost and AWS native cloud provider tool) to provide financial transparency across the organization and make data driven decisions.
  • Support the cloud monthly budget and forecast process in managing consumption, chargeback, show back, and savings in collaboration with Finance, SaaS Operations and R&D owners.
  • Support annual budget and forecast process for enterprise-wide cloud spend.
  • Provide summaries and detailed usage statistics for resources across public clouds, offering actionable intelligence to right-size and scale services efficiently to realize savings.
  • Ability to apply an analytical lens to monitor cloud consumption at the account and application levels to investigate, detect and escalate anomalies.
  • Ability to analyze and produce meaningful insights from large datasets.
  • Work effectively with cross-functional teams globally, assimilating requirements, driving results in the form of cloud financial data insights.
  • Provide guidance to developers on best practices for reducing costs and optimizing consumption of cloud services.
  • Establish Cloud Financial KPIs.
  • Produce insightful cloud dashboards and reports
  • Support R&D in understanding their forecasted cloud spend based on their strategic plans.
  • Ability to communicate collaboratively and efficiently with team members in different locations and time zones.
  • Use Agile methodology for planning and execution.

Experience Required:

  • 3+ years of experience with AWS public cloud platforms and products.
  • Experience with capacity forecasting, cloud cost optimization techniques, financial reporting, and workflow management in a large service operations environment. Familiarity with monitoring and reporting tools/APIs.
  • Understanding of cloud providers, platforms and configurations and familiarity with workload usage/consumption patterns on cloud.
  • Good understanding of billing on cloud platforms (incl. impact of usage patterns on TCO)
  • Ability to support agile decision making across multiple cloud services, with short-cycle analytics and problem solving.
  • Ability to develop effective reporting schemes/metrics to maintain strong control on usage and billing of cloud services.
  • Experienced in advanced excel as well as use of business intelligence tools: PowerBI, Tableau
  • Experience in Kubernetes and Snowflake is a plus.
  • AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner certification required.
  • AWS Certified Solutions Architect certification preferred


  • Health Insurance with total sum insured is INR 5,00,000
  • Coverage: Self, Spouse, 2 kids, Dependent parents, or parents-in-law
  • Personal Accident with total sum insured is INR 10,00,000
  • Term Life Insurance with sum assured for employees is 5 times fixed base pay is covered

Securonix, Inc. provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, amnesty or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws. Securonix complies with applicable state and local laws governing non-discrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, and transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.

Securonix expressly prohibits any form of unlawful employee harassment based on race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, genetic information, disability or veteran status. Improper interference with the ability of Securonix employees to perform their expected job duties is absolutely not tolerated.