Haven’t done this in earnest yet, so just a few links.
Data science VMs
ML workbench quickstart
They offer FPGAs, and FPGAs are hip!
if you use VS Code, they offer
integration with that.
For intermittent users, you would want ideally to use a serverless styl, which practically means what they call Functions, although it sounds like they are not architected for e.g. giant GPU processes