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FinOps Engineer

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Permanent contract
Salary: Not specified
No remote work
Skills & expertise
Attention to detail
Data warehousing
Collaboration and teamwork
Cloud infrastructure management

Pure Storage
Pure Storage

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What do NASA and emerging space companies have in common with COVID vaccine R&D teams or with Roblox and the Metaverse?

The answer is data, -- all fast moving, fast growing industries rely on data for a competitive edge in their industries. And the most advanced companies are realizing the full data advantage by partnering with Pure Storage. Pure’s vision is to redefine the storage experience and empower innovators by simplifying how people consume and interact with data. With 11,000+ customers including 58% of the Fortune 500, we’ve only scratched the surface of our ambitions.

Pure is blazing trails and setting records:

  • For ten straight years, Gartner has named Pure a leader in the Magic Quadrant
  • Our customer-first culture and unwavering commitment to innovation have earned us a certified Net Promoter Score in the top 1% of B2B companies globally
  • Industry analysts and press applaud Pure’s leadership across these dimensions
  • And, our 5,000+ employees are emboldened to make Pure a faster, stronger, smarter company as we go

If you, like us, say “bring it on” to exciting challenges that change the world, we have endless opportunities where you can make your mark.


We opened our R&D Second Home (besides the one in Silicon Valley) in Prague in January 2020 and since then we have experienced unbelievable growth. Our Engineers are solving complex engineering problems (from low-level system software to cloud computing) that help us innovate our cutting-edge products. Besides our world-class Software Engineering teams, we have many other talented colleagues working in Product Management, Sales, Finance, and HR to name a few. What’s more, we’ve developed these teams from talent across the globe.

DX organisation

In Digital Experience, our goal is to deliver the ultimate in fleet management simplicity. In the last four years, Pure1 has consistently extended its services and now provides full-stack analytics and AI-driven predictive intelligence through a SaaS-based business model. Pure1 enables the customer’s journey to the hybrid cloud by offering a single pane of glass to manage data assets on-prem and in the public cloud. In addition to that, we are offering a variety of as-a-Service solutions to solve modern customer needs.

Services developed in DX form the unifying manageability and intelligence layer on top of all Pure products - FlashArray, FlashBlade, Portworx and more to come. It is the nexus of our promise of a simple customer experience, providing insights and tools to help make our customers’ lives better.

Optimus Team

The mission of the Optimus team is to keep our cloud infrastructure cost under control. Our activities encompass the whole spectrum of cloud FinOps initiatives including setting up guidelines and best practices, developing fine-grained cost monitoring, anomaly analyses, trend projections, or driving concrete technical improvements to decrease our cloud footprint.


  • Detailed understanding of our cloud infrastructure, the services it supports, and its cost structure
  • Working on full lifecycle application development of internal cost and usage collection, analysis and reporting services and data pipelines
  • Working on setting up best practices, standards, and governance processes for cloud cost control
  • Working with stakeholders like Engineering, Operations, Finance, Leadership, or Product Management to understand their cloud infrastructure cost/usage awareness needs
  • Reporting cloud infrastructure cost & usage to the above mentioned stakeholders
  • Monitoring & analyzing our cloud infrastructure costs & usage to identify and document spikes, trends, their drivers
  • Identifying and assessing cloud infrastructure cost optimization opportunities, helping ensure that they are acted on
  • Popularizing the usage of the produced reports, helping other teams understand this data, train them on it


  • 4+ years experience in software development
  • Experience building well-structured relational databases, solid knowledge of SQL
  • Experience building cloud-native (AWS/Azure/GCP) applications and understanding of cloud infrastructure
  • Focus on detail, good communication skills, curiosity
  • Ability to thrive in a highly collaborative and team-oriented environment
  • Must be willing and able to work in an open office, team environment


  • Cloud infrastructure costs and their optimization
  • Experience with Kubernetes
  • Data warehousing
  • Reporting tools like Power BI, Tableau, Google Sheets and alike


Pure is where you ask big questions, think differently, and make an impact. This is not just a job, but a place where you have a voice and can accelerate your career. We value unique thoughts and celebrate individuality, and with ample opportunity to learn, develop yourself, and expand into different roles, joining Pure is an investment in your career journey.

Through our Pure Equality program, which supports a flourishing field of employee resource groups, we nourish the personal and professional lives of our team members. And our Pure Good Foundation gives back to local and global communities through volunteering and grants.

And because we understand the value of bringing your full and best self to work, we offer a variety of perks to manage a healthy balance, including flexible time off, wellness resources, and company-sponsored team events.


Research shows that in order to apply for a job, women feel they need to meet 100% of the criteria while men usually apply after meeting about 60%. Regardless of how you identify, if you believe you can do the job and are a good match, we encourage you to apply.

Pure is proud to be an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. We do not discriminate based upon race, religion, color, national origin, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, transgender status, sexual stereotypes, age, status as a protected veteran, status as an individual with a disability, or any other characteristic legally protected by the laws of the jurisdiction in which you are being considered for hire.

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