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Cloud FinOps Data Analyst

Mercari Minato-ku, Tokyo
  • 💴 No salary range given
  • 🏡 Fully remote
  • 🧪 Minimum years of experience unspecified
  • 💬 No Japanese required
  • 🌏 Apply from abroad
  • 🧳 Relocate to Japan

About Mercari

Mercari Minato-ku, Tokyo

Mercari is a marketplace app that makes it easy for people to safely sell and ship their things. Having been downloaded over 100 million times, it is now among the largest peer-to-peer selling platforms globally.

Key benefits

  • Full flextime
  • Outside work encouraged
  • Employee stock ownership program

About the position

Mercari’s FinOps team plays a meaningful role in optimizing cloud spend and improving business agility. We develop a platform that allows our organization to make data-driven decisions, crafting maximum business value. Since the cloud infrastructure is used not only by Mercari JP but also by Merpay, Mercari US, and other group companies, any improvements could affect the performance of the entire organization.


  • Design, develop and maintain scalable data analysis dashboards for cost and usage forecasting, cloud consumption metrics, and business scenario metrics
  • Monitor cloud consumption, investigate, and escalate anomalies and unplanned spikes
  • Provide weekly, monthly, quarterly, and annual reports with recommendations to drive savings and efficiencies
  • Analyze and produce meaningful insights that can inform strategic and operational decisions
  • Support the budget and forecast process in managing consumption, showback, and savings in collaboration with stakeholders


  • Shared understanding and belief in our company’s mission and values
  • Experience in the public cloud environment (GCP and/or AWS)
  • Experience building data visualization tools (Domo and/or Looker)
  • Experience aggregating data using SQL
  • Knowledge and understanding of statistics
  • Excellent verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills in both technical and non-technical contexts

Nice to haves

These aren’t required, but be sure to mention them in your application if you have them.

  • FinOps certification
  • Public cloud provider certification
  • Knowledge and understanding of public cloud pricing schemes
  • Knowledge of financial and accounting principles
  • Experience in public cloud cost management projects in a larger organization
  • Japanese ability

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