Architect – Finops
Central Technology
Updated on 3/2/2024
Zynga

1,001-5,000 employees

Global leader in creating interactive, social mobile games.
Company Overview
Zynga, a global leader in interactive entertainment, has a proven track record of pioneering social games that are simple, accessible, and engaging, with their games becoming the second most popular activity by time spent on the internet. Their diverse portfolio of popular game franchises, downloaded over 5 billion times globally, demonstrates their ability to consistently deliver high-quality, immersive gaming experiences across a range of genres. The company's culture encourages innovation and growth, fostering an environment where employees can contribute to the future of social gaming.
Consumer Software

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

$2B

Founded

2007

Headquarters

San Francisco, California

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

-1%

1 year growth

4%

2 year growth

10%
Locations
Canada
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Datadog
Python
UI/UX Design
NoSQL
SQL
Tableau
AWS
Splunk
Data Analysis
Unity
CategoriesNew
Software Engineering
Requirements
  • B.S. in Computer Science, Math, Statistics, Engineering, or other quantitative field (or equivalent experience)
  • Experience serving as a technical leader in an enterprise (collaboration with 50+ teams)
  • 8+ years of hands-on experience with cloud infrastructure (AWS)
  • 8+ years of hands-on experience with software programming (preferably Python)
  • Hands-on experience with SQL tables and SQL queries
  • Hands-on experience developing API’s, UI’s, and data pipelines
  • Hands-on experience with infrastructure-as-code and continuous integration testing
Responsibilities
  • Lead all technical aspects of the FinOps team’s software development and data analysis, including mentorship of software and cloud engineers
  • Stay up-to-date on changes within Cloud Hosting Providers (AWS) and other vendor software (Unity, Splunk, Datadog, Jetbrains, etc) to identify new cost savings opportunities for the organization
  • Propose and design new FinOps tooling using a wide array of patterns: Data Pipeline, API, Cron jobs, Slack bot, UI, SQL, NoSQL, Tableau
  • Assist Product Management with prioritizing endeavors based upon organization impact, estimated cost reduction, and level of effort
  • Assist Data Analysts with designing SQL tables and using Tableau effectively for accurate data analysis
  • Coordinate with team members across the enterprise to ensure cost optimization and cost transparency initiatives are effective and valuable
Desired Qualifications
  • Previous experience with FinOps practices and cost management analysis