IT Cost Project Manager-IT Business Development

The IT Cost Project Manager (m/f/d) should be able to manage a wide range of cost projects (w.g. AWS cost related in which you will become an expert) and having interaction with one of the founders, for challenges which we face in our tech teams resulting in a cost efficient Tech company.


About company

The IT Business Development Team mainly supports the Development Teams at ABOUT YOU Tech in structuring and optimizing their projects and processes. To achieve this they closely work together with the top management as well as the Tech & Product Leads of the company. The Team’s responsibilities vary a lot from managing projects with other tech team leads e.g. external software as a service selection, negotiation and migrations, IT investment cases, cost saving and projects helping other leads to find the perfect team processes.


  • At least 2 years of experience in agile IT project management
  • Curious about learning new technologies
  • Experience with contract negotiations and managing IT projects
  • Analytical and efficient approach while keeping the focus on the set goals
  • Organizing is your strong suit, you always work in a very structured way
  • Proactive, hands-on and creative problem-solving mindset
  • Excellent communication skills that are fluent in written and spoken English
  • Good MS Office and especially Excel skills


  • Lead multiple tech projects with a duration between 2 weeks and 6 months e.g. FinOps cost saving projects in the IT, vendor negotiations, contract management
  • Cooperation with IT project managers, Controllers as well as Technical Leads to increase the overall business value
  • Perform End-to-End Contract Management (plan, negotiate, monitor contracts, invoice verification, perform tender to achieve the best price/value composition)
  • Preparation of reports (e.g. preparation of monthly cost reports as well as KPI reports in cooperation with stakeholders)
  • Steering and hands on planning the IT budget planning across multiple teams for IT vendors and hosting costs
  • Get insight into a wide range of projects, processes, tools and state-of-the-art technologies (e.g. AWS, Datadog, etc.) while working with various teams
  • Discuss, align and report the project status with the Lead, Top Management, Tech & Product leads on a regular basis
  • Identify problems and find efficient and pragmatic solutions for blockers
  • Work in an international and agile environment with flat hierarchies and short decision-making processes

Perks & Benefits

  • Hybrid working
  • Exclusive employee discounts
  • Language courses
  • Help in the relocation process
  • Central Location
  • Company pension
  • Professional training
  • Dog-friendly office
  • AY Academy
  • Feedback Culture
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