What's the Role?
As a Cloud Business Analyst, you are part of our global Azure and Datacenter Services team, based in Malaysia. You will help us to manage and mature our Cloud FinOps by ensuring our Microsoft Azure cloud operations are run in a financially optimized way and help provide transparency into the past cloud consumption as well as forecasting the future. You will work closely with the Cloud Engineers, IT Controlling, IT Architects, Service Owners, and other key stakeholders to ensure optimal use of services and improve cost awareness.
Who is Hilti?
We provide leading-edge tools, technologies, software and services for the global construction sector. Hilti is a multicultural workplace with 55 different nationalities committed to global teamwork.
Global IT within Hilti is a truly global team with main hubs in Buchs (Switzerland), Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia) and Plano/Tulsa (USA). All locations have highly competent teams who work very closely together. Hilti`s Global IT team is known for their focus on sustainable value creation by translating latest IT innovations into value creating solutions & services.
What does the role involve?
Cloud Business Analyst plays a key role in the cloud cost optimization and cost transparency for Hilti. Hilti has built a strong infrastructure foundation with hundreds of applications already leveraging the Microsoft Azure cloud services – and your role will be to ensure this is run in a cost optimized way. You get to leverage the state-of-the-art tooling and methods to plan and implement cost optimization to ensure Hilti is getting most out of its Microsoft Azure cloud services.
You will work in close collaboration with the cloud and server engineers to plan, monitor, analyze, and bring the change through to regularly optimize the cloud services to optimize costs. You will identify the requirements and build reports to bring transparency to stakeholders on the cloud financials, along with forecasting the future by providing estimations on cloud consumption.
You will have the full end to end ownership of the cloud cost management solution. You will support in tracking and reporting on relevant KPI metrics tracking our cost effectiveness. You will also work closely with our vendors to keep up with the latest trends and developments in Azure cost management space and to continuously learn and grow.
You demonstrate strong ownership in Azure Cloud FinOps at Hilti. You will help to mentor and guide the engineers to integrate the cost awareness into the day-to-day operations.
Azure and Datacenter Services team manages Hilti’s Azure cloud with more than 1000 server workloads and services, enabling business processes, engineering, and research activities.
What do we offer?
Show us what you’re made of and we’ll offer you opportunities to move around the business – to work abroad, experience different job functions, and tackle different markets. It’s a great way to find the right match for your ambitions and achieve the exciting career you’re after.
We have a very thorough people review process, unlike any we know of in any other business. We can pair talent with opportunities - developing our people in their current roles or challenging them to work in new ways or in new places. It’s how we find the right fit, further our teams personally and professionally, get the best value for each employee, and increase the job satisfaction. Additionally, we offer you a wide range of benefits. For families, these may include day care for your kid. For the sportspeople, these include a free in-house gym or benefits for bike and ski services.
What you need is:
- Bachelor’s Degree in Information Technology, Computer Science, Engineering or finance discipline focus in IT. Master is an advantage.
- Know-how in cloud technologies, especially Microsoft Azure is a benefit
- Excellent communication and English skills with a motivation to work in a multicultural team located globally spanning multiple time zones
- Experience in Microsoft Office, especially good proficiency in Microsoft Excel is required
- Experience in finance management and budgeting is beneficial
- Certifications such as Azure Fundamentals (AZ-900) or Azure Administrator (AZ-104) is beneficial
- Open mindset for learning new infrastructure technologies, scripting and agile tools and processes
Why should you apply?
You will have the freedom to act in the responsible area with career prospects in a dynamic environment, excellent opportunities to develop yourself to higher levels and wider range of knowledge. Hilti Global IT is a fully recognized and respected competence center that is covering all relevant areas of IT. 80% of the top positions are filled internally. We have a clearly defined career development track for every individual employee and an excellent team whom are duly rewarded by performance.
Interested for the role?
Click through the 'Apply Now' button where you will be asked to upload your CV and answer a couple of short questions – the whole process should take around 90 seconds. If we like what we see, you'll be invited to a telephone interview.
If we don't have a suitable role for you at the moment, we will keep you in our talent pool for the future so your recruitment process might take a bit longer but we'll be sure to stay in touch.
Looking forward to hearing from you!