Vacature Operational Cloud & Cost Coordinator (ENG)

  • Den Haag
  • HBO/WO
  • IT
  • Professional
  • Geplaatst op 7-10-2020
"To continuously optimize our cloud usage and spending, we are looking for an Operational Cloud & Cost Coordinator within our Cloud Center of Excellence (CCoE). Within this role you will coordinate the processes of the AWS account when it comes to delivery and cost management. This requires outstanding AWS knowledge combined with excellent communication and connecting skills".

Heb je vragen over deze vacature? Neem dan gerust contact met mij op via WhatsApp, telefoon of e-mail.

Stefan van Wijngaarden

Wat ga je doen?

PostNL is becoming a postal tech company. The CCoE is a cross functional team, responsible for the Cloud Foundation (Landingzone) of PostNL in terms of strategy, governance and cloud best practices. As an Operational Cloud & Cost Coordinator you contribute to the mission of the CCoE by managing the process of (automated) account delivery to our development teams. You are responsible for the correct allocation of cost in the PostNL custom tooling and validate the integrity of data with teams, financial department and external suppliers. 


Responsibilities include: 

  • You guide teams by improving their Cloud Usage. You improve the information delivery and reporting concerning Cloud Usage and are an advocate for the Cloud Usage Optimization process; 

  • You produce clear Monthly progress reports and make recommendations based on your analyses. From your analyses you define, share and follow-up improvement actions for DevOps teams and suppliers and make and monitor reservations based on the most optimal patterns;  

  • You actively monitor improvements and recommendations provided by the ‘Trusted Advisor’ and ‘AWS Quarterly Business Reviews’, which you will organize; 

  • You play a central role in the development of dashboarding and the automation of dashboard delivery to end users (mostly DevOps teams, suppliers and the financial department); 

  • You play an active role in the improvement and extension of the PostNL cost tooling (based on Amazon native services, Quicksight) and the further integration with other central services of the CCoE. Both by programming functions yourself and making user stories for the engineering team.

Onze ambitie

The core mission of the CCoE is to free the development teams within PostNL from concerns around generic platform deployment, governance, and enable focus on maximizing the cloud’s benefits with their more than 200 AWS applications. You are the one who has a clear overview and vision of the cost optimization of our AWS domain.

  • A Bachelor Degree in Computer Science or a related field; 

  • Experience with AWS Cloud Native software development; 

  • Affinity and understanding of financial data and processes; 

  • A good working knowledge of cloud cost drivers and cost optimization tools like ‘Trusted Advisor and ‘Reserved Instances’; 

  • Good data analytical skills and experience with coding yourself (e.g. CDK, Python, Typescript, SQL); 

  • Experience with DevOps and AWS CI/CD tools, QuickSight; 

  • Dutch speaking on a Professional level.

Wat bezorgen we jou?

  • Competitive salary based on experience and the talent you bring to the table between € 3.355 till maximum € 4.624 (salary scale 10) based on fulltime and in accordance with the PostNL Collective Labor Agreement;  

  • Part- or fulltime position 32 till 37 hours with view to permanent contract;  

  • Great benefits including 25 vacation days and 8% holiday pay and attractive Pension benefits;  

  • A dynamic, flexible and entrepreneurial environment with an innovative and collaborative PostNL team, and external suppliers creating value to the platform;   

  • Professional growth opportunities, for example as technical lead or skills diversification to other languages, platforms or in-depth development and specialism;   

  • Room for personal development through education and training in the PostNL learning environment, content driven and knowledge sharing sessions;  

  • Laptop, mobile phone and compensation towards your travel costs.  


As an Operational Cloud & Cost coordinator you will work close together with 6 team members within the CCoE team. Together you are part of an important transformation, where you can make a difference. 



We look forward to receiving your application by means of CV and motivation.   

PostNL aims to be the favorite logistics company for everyone. Therefore everyone is welcome to join us irrespective of where you were born, what your beliefs are and who you love. We are just looking for great talent.   

A pre-employment screening is part of the application process. This entails providing a positive Certificate of Good Conduct (VOG) on joining the company. 


  • 1. Sollicitatie

    Bedankt voor je sollicitatie! Je krijgt binnen vijf werkdagen een reactie van onze recruiter.
  • 2. Telefonisch contact

    Hebben we vragen over je CV of motivatie, dan bellen we je.
  • 3. Gesprekken

    Afhankelijk van de functie heb je één of meerdere gesprekken met onze recruiter, je toekomstige manager en directe collega’s. In verband met het coronavirus voeren we dit gesprek zoveel mogelijk online via video.
  • 4. Aanbieding

    Je ontvangt per e-mail een arbeidsvoorwaarden aanbod.
  • 5. Nieuwe baan

    Je ondertekent je contract digitaal. Welkom bij PostNL!