Cloud Cost Optimization Engineer - ZipRecruiter Phoenix, Arizona, United States Bookmark Share Print 86 0 0

Listing Description

Our Mission: 

To actively connect people to their next great opportunity. 

Who We Are: 

ZipRecruiter is a leading online employment marketplace. Powered by AI-driven smart matching technology, the company actively connects millions of all-sized businesses and job seekers through innovative mobile, web, and email services, as well as through partnerships with the best job boards on the web. ZipRecruiter has the #1 rated job search app on iOS & Android.

Summary/About the Job:

We are seeking an engineer with a focus on analyzing and optimizing the cost, utilization, and efficiency of our cloud resources. This role is a part of our infrastructure SRE team; they will partner primarily with teams throughout our Engineering organization, with some collaboration with Product and Finance.

We focus on building self-serve systems that allow our teams to act independently. The purpose for this position is not to be a gatekeeper of resources, but to enable teams to make informed decisions, while providing guidance on possible designs and patterns.

Ideal candidates will have a solid understanding of modern SRE and devops practices along with strong analytical abilities and applied skills in gathering, processing, analyzing, and visualizing data.

Key focuses/Responsibilities:

  • Research, analyze, and communicate resource cost and utilization patterns from disparate data sources.

  • Navigate different layers of abstraction, tying together information as concrete as bytes on disk and as abstract as user-visible product features.

  • Build tools and interfaces to make such information transparent and accessible without toil.

  • Collaborate with our Engineering, Product, and Finance teams to educate and enable good decision-making.

  • Influence teams and drive behavior toward best practices and efficient use of resources.


  • 1+ years experience as an SRE or SWE

  • Familiarity with tools such as AWS Cost Explorer, kubecost

  • Ability to code in python or golang

  • Ability to perform data analysis using sql and notebook environments such as jupyter

  • Strong and versatile communication skills, whether working with individual engineers or company executives

As part of our team you'll enjoy:

  • Competitive salary

  • Exceptional benefits package

  • Flexible Vacation & Paid Time Off

  • Employer-matched 401(k) plan 


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  • Travel: Not Provided
  • Telework: Not Provided

About Us

AtmosJobs is a community-run job platform developed by SaaS professionals. Our unique approach of focusing strictly on Cloud positions allows us to personalize the user experience.

Our Contacts

1765 Greensboro Station Pl.
Suite 900
Tysons Corner Va 22102

(703) 594-7765