Cloud Infrastructure Financial and Strategic Lead

    • Cupertino, CA


Posted: May 19, 2020

Role Number: 200161575

Imagine what you could do here. At Apple, new ideas have a way of becoming extraordinary products, services, and customer experiences very quickly. Bring passion and dedication to your job and there's no telling what you could accomplish. Team up with Apple, one of the most influential technology leaders in the in industry. Join the Apple Finance organization and make a positive impact on a company that is known for its ambitious line up of products, including Mac, iPod, iPad, iPhone, Apple Watch and Apple Music. At Apple, you'll share in a dedication to excellence by partnering with extraordinary managers and co-workers, all with one unified vision - creating innovative products that delight customers. Finance is about "fueling innovation." We do this by hiring quality individuals with integrity, personal accountability, collaboration, excellence, and proactive thinking. We are in search of a Cloud Infrastructure Financial Management and Strategic Lead to partner with our infrastructure teams to establish and manage internal cost metrics as well as develop a comparative model for external 3rd party services. Along with a strong analytical mindset, this role will require a significant amount of partnering, both with the business and with our internal finance teams. The ideal candidate is highly motivated, well versed in working in a hybrid cloud environment, driven and team orientated. We want you to bring thought leadership to inspire change and drive Apple's Internet Services.

Key Qualifications

  • 5+ years experience in a technical or business background in Cloud Technologies
  • Validated analytical skills with the ability to collect, organize, analyze, and disseminate significant amounts of information with attention to detail and accuracy
  • Aptitude for synthesizing complex data into key components that drive informed decisions
  • Comfortable working with ambiguous data
  • Shown ability to work independently and respond rapidly in a fast changing business environment
  • Technical or business background in Cloud Technologies
  • Strong sense of team
  • Innate curiosity - passion for and experience with Apple's products
  • Ability to challenge current thinking in constructive ways
  • Excellent multi-functional partner
  • Strong presentation and communication skills


Play a key role in the development of Apple's journey through leveraging Bare Metal, 1st Party and 3rd Party Cloud technologies. Partner with our Cloud Infrastructure team to establish a matrix comparing features and costs from both internal and external providers to aid in the strategic allocation of resource demand. Partner to help establish an internal marketplace for data center resources. Help drive strategic decisions on technology investments and influence roadmaps. Drive to balance speed, efficiency and performance.

Education & Experience

Bachelor's degree in Finance, Accounting or equivalent required

Additional Requirements

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