Lead Software Engineer (FinOps), Trilogy (Remote) - $400,000/year USD
Company: Crossover for Work
Posted on: November 19, 2021
Crossover is the world's #1 source of remote full-time jobs. Our
clients offer top-tier pay for top-tier talent. We're recruiting
this role for our client, Trilogy. Have you got what it takes?
You're a developer who has watched your peers' earnings skyrocket
by specializing in roles that combine finance with technology.
While there are few openings for quantitative traders and even
fewer that support work from anywhere, there's a new field of
FinOps that is exploding and is focused on shaving millions of
dollars in spending from companies' growing cloud-computing
In this role, you will be designing solutions that create
systematic ways to significantly cut cloud costs for Fortune 500
companies, while becoming an expert on cutting-edge AWS
technologies and making important technical decisions every
Most of the companies doing this work operate by bill hacking and
focusing solely on the billing and cloud watch metrics, but we do
things differently. Cost matters, but the quality of our products
comes first. You will leverage your technical expertise to identify
deep cost optimization opportunities while considering the impact
of these decisions on our products.
What You Will Be Doing
You'll develop deep AWS expertise and focus on the financial cost
of applications, making important technical decisions that
significantly reduce TCO. Your cost optimization decisions will be
Impact: We are only interested in decisions that reduce cost by at
Technical considerations: We aren't interested in decisions that
will harm our products
Risks: The decision must be feasible and consider implementation
What You Won't Be Doing
Vendor management or contract negotiations
Providing day-to-day direction to an engineering team
Directly managing people
Lead Software Engineer (FinOps) Key Responsibilities
Make clear, simple, and technically superior design decisions that
significantly reduce costs across categories of cloud products
(such as storage, compute or data transfer)
Deliver data-driven decisions that are rooted in technical
Produce detailed written specifications that will put your insights
At least 7 years of experience making important architecture and
design decisions on software projects, such as the application of
architecture design patterns or significant open source
Experience making important cloud cost decisions at a company with
an annual cloud spend of at least USD 1 million
At least 2 years of experience shipping production-quality code
At least 2 years of experience as the decision-maker for the use of
cloud-based services such as Amazon Web Services, Azure, or Google
Great analytical skills and sound financial acumen
Hundreds of software businesses run on the Trilogy Business
Platform. For three decades, Trilogy has been known for 3 things:
Relentlessly seeking top talent, Innovating new technology, and
incubating new businesses. Our technological innovation is
spearheaded by a passion for simple customer-facing designs. Our
incubation of new businesses ranges from entirely new moon-shot
ideas to rearchitecting existing projects for today's modern
cloud-based stack. Trilogy is a place where you can be surrounded
with great people, be proud of doing great work, and grow your
career by leaps and bounds.
There is so much to cover for this exciting role, and space here is
limited. Hit the Apply button if you found this interesting and
want to learn more. We look forward to meeting you!
Working with Crossover
This is a full-time (40 hours per week), long-term position. The
position is immediately available and requires entering into an
independent contractor agreement with Crossover. The compensation
level for this role is $200 USD/hour, which equates to $400,000
USD/year assuming 40 hours per week and 50 weeks per year. The
payment period is weekly. Consult www.crossover.com/help-and-faqs
for more details on this topic.
What to expect next:
You will receive an email with a link to start your self-paced,
online job application.
Our hiring platform will guide you through a series of online
"screening" assessments to check for basic job fit, job-related
skills, and finally a few real-world job-specific assignments.
Important! If you do not receive an email from us:
First, emails may take up to 15 minutes to send, refresh and check
Second, check your spam and junk folders for an email from
Crossover.com, mark as "Not Spam" since you will receive other
emails as well.
Third, we will send to whatever email account you indicated on the
Apply form - by default, that is the email address you use as your
LinkedIn username and it might be different than the one you have
If all else fails, just reset your password by visiting
https://www.crossover.com/auth/reset-password if you already
applied using LinkedIn EasyApply.
Crossover Job Code: LJ-4572-US-LasVegas-LeadSoftwareEn
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