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GCP Architect Remote

GCP Architect Description

Job #: 90939


Are you an experienced and passionate Cloud Cost Optimization Engineer looking for an exciting opportunity to work remotely with an international IT company?
If you have a deep understanding of GCP, hands-on experience in DevOps or SRE, and a knack for data analysis, we have the perfect role for you! As a key member of our team, you'll be instrumental in maximizing ROI on cloud resources and driving cost-efficiency in large GCP environments. If you thrive in a collaborative and data-driven environment, and you're ready to work on cutting-edge technologies, we invite you to apply and be part of our dynamic team.

EPAM is a leading global provider of digital platform engineering and development services. We are committed to having a positive impact on our customers, our employees, and our communities. We embrace a dynamic and inclusive culture. Here you will collaborate with multi-national teams, contribute to a myriad of innovative projects that deliver the most creative and cutting-edge solutions, and have an opportunity to continuously learn and grow. No matter where you are located, you will join a dedicated, creative, and diverse community that will help you discover your fullest potential.

Join our team of forward-thinking professionals and put your expertise to work in optimizing cloud costs and driving efficiency. As a remote Cloud Cost Optimization Engineer, you'll enjoy the flexibility of working with an international team while making a real impact on our cloud services. Apply now and be part of a transformative journey towards innovative solutions!


  • Lead and manage a team of up to 10 engineers with strong leadership skills
  • Identify optimization opportunities to make cloud infrastructure cost-efficient and work closely with software development and engineering teams
  • Understand the client's product and cloud architecture, analyzing associated costs for each environment segment
  • Collaborate with architects and engineers on resource optimization, waste management, and capacity planning
  • Monitor and investigate increases in cloud costs and usage anomalies
  • Track utilization of cloud reservation/savings plans and repurpose freed-up capacity
  • Derive insightful knowledge from data patterns and anomalies to inform strategic and operational decisions
  • Recommend savings opportunities related to cloud commitment purchases and track utilization of these commitments
  • Develop and maintain cloud costs and utilization reports, dashboards, and cost usage alerting and forecasting
  • Implement dashboards and automated reporting for cost and cost compliance
  • Create, automate, and govern Cost Optimization policies and best practices
  • Report KPIs and recommended savings opportunities
  • Partner with engineering teams to ensure effective cost improvements


  • In-depth understanding of GCP cloud infrastructure, cost reporting, and optimization at scale
  • Experience with GCP EKS, Containerization, and expertise with GCP Cost Explorer, GCP Cost and Usage Report, GCP Budgets, CloudHealth
  • Proven ability to create cost optimization dashboards, models, and reports for engineering teams
  • Detail-oriented and skilled at turning data into actionable insights
  • Ability to work independently and collaboratively on multiple concurrent projects
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills for both technical and non-technical audiences
  • Eagerness to work with new and upcoming technologies
  • Working US hours required (PST)

We Offer

  • Career plan and real growth opportunities
  • Unlimited access to LinkedIn learning solutions
  • International Mobility Plan within 25 countries
  • Constant training, mentoring, online corporate courses, eLearning and more
  • English classes with a certified teacher
  • Support for employee’s initiatives (Algorithms club, toastmasters, agile club and more)
  • Enjoyable working environment (Gaming room, napping area, amenities, events, sport teams and more)
  • Flexible work schedule and dress code
  • Collaborate in a multicultural environment and share best practices from around the globe
  • Hired directly by EPAM & 100% under payroll
  • Law benefits (IMSS, INFONAVIT, 25% vacation bonus)
  • Major medical expenses insurance: Life, Major medical expenses with dental & visual coverage (for the employee and direct family members)
  • 13 % employee savings fund, capped to the law limit
  • Grocery coupons
  • 30 days December bonus
  • Employee Stock Purchase Plan
  • 12 vacations days plus 4 floating days
  • Official Mexican holidays, plus 5 extra holidays (Maundry Thursday and Friday, November 2nd, December 24th & 31st)
  • Relocation bonus: transportation, 2 weeks of accommodation for you and your family and more
  • Monthly non-taxable amount for the electricity and internet bills


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