16 days old

Business Intelligence, Finance Manager

Wind River Systems
Alameda, CA 94501
  • Job Code
    119065466
Wind River Systems
Finance • Alameda, CA

Wind River believes that some things are so important they simply cannot fail. That is why we exist. Wind River software has been running the computing systems of the most important critical infrastructure that demand the highest standards for safety, security, performance, and reliability. Found in more than 2 billion devices, Wind River is pioneering edge compute technologies to accelerate the evolution from automated devices to autonomous systems and we have a place for you!

ABOUT THE OPPORTUNITY

Wind River is looking for a FP&A Manager, Business Intelligence to drive increased visibility into our business and improve business decision-making using a newly implemented business intelligence stack. Reporting to the VP, Finance, this role will help define financial and operational KPIs, own analyses to calculate them and create dashboards and reports for business leaders. The ideal candidate is an exceptional problem solver who enjoys tackling difficult challenges, has an understanding of subscription based business models and Finance and is an expert working with large data sets. This role will have strong visibility within the senior most levels of Finance including the CFO.

Responsibilities:

  • Answer complex business questions to enable business owners to make critical decisions
  • Define, instrument, and maintain new and existing business KPIs from scratch, leveraging Looker and beyond
  • Gather requirements from cross functional teams and provide data structures/visualization for sales orders, invoices, revenue, renewals, etc.
  • Interpret data utilizing BI tools, recreate data from Excel to Looker, identify the issues, analyze opportunities and determine ways to automate
  • Own, coordinate, and solve complex, cross-functional data quality problems, performing regular audits of the data, troubleshooting issues and creating solutions
  • Determine how the data structure needs to be compiled and delivered

ABOUT YOU

Core Competencies & Demonstrated Success

  • Curious – you are inherently curious and like to ask (and answer) tough questions through the use of data.
  • Persistent – you do not give up even if the path is not linear; you like to relentlessly tinker and experiment to get results
  • Comfortable with data – you have a strong understanding of data structures and enjoy wading through large data sets
  • Analytical – you are able to translate data into insights, dissect problems and put them back together
  • Project manager – you enjoy leading projects across functions and work to sequence and prioritize tasks

Qualifications:

  • Ability to work independently, be persistent, proactive, and a problem solver
  • Strong project management skills
  • Good sense of FP&A analysis and data visualization
  • Exposure to Business Intelligence tools such as Looker/Tableau and financial systems such as Oracle, Business Objects, etc.
  • Strong knowledge of data structures, how to interpret data and process the data
  • Proven experience storytelling with data and software products
  • SQL and/or data science knowledge is a plus

BENEFITS & PERKS

  • Competitive Benefits Package
  • 401K + Company Match
  • Virgin Pulse Wellness program
  • Birthday and Volunteer Time off
  • Management Training
  • Pet friendly environment
  • Pet Insurance

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<b>Wind River Systems</b><br/>Finance Alameda, CA<br/><br/><p style="text-align: justify;">Wind River believes that some things are so important they simply cannot fail. That is why we exist. Wind River software has been running the computing systems of the most important critical infrastructure that demand the highest standards for safety, security, performance, and reliability. Found in more than 2 billion devices, Wind River is pioneering edge compute technologies to accelerate the evolution from automated devices to autonomous systems and we have a place for you!</p><p><strong><u>ABOUT THE OPPORTUNITY</u></strong></p><p>Wind River is looking for a FP&A Manager, Business Intelligence to drive increased visibility into our business and improve business decision-making using a newly implemented business intelligence stack. Reporting to the VP, Finance, this role will help define financial and operational KPIs, own analyses to calculate them and create dashboards and reports for business leaders. The ideal candidate is an exceptional problem solver who enjoys tackling difficult challenges, has an understanding of subscription based business models and Finance and is an expert working with large data sets. This role will have strong visibility within the senior most levels of Finance including the CFO. </p><p><strong>Responsibilities:</strong></p><ul><li>Answer complex business questions to enable business owners to make critical decisions</li><li>Define, instrument, and maintain new and existing business KPIs from scratch, leveraging Looker and beyond</li><li>Gather requirements from cross functional teams and provide data structures/visualization for sales orders, invoices, revenue, renewals, etc.</li><li>Interpret data utilizing BI tools, recreate data from Excel to Looker, identify the issues, analyze opportunities and determine ways to automate</li><li>Own, coordinate, and solve complex, cross-functional data quality problems, performing regular audits of the data, troubleshooting issues and creating solutions</li><li>Determine how the data structure needs to be compiled and delivered</li></ul><p><strong><u>ABOUT YOU</u></strong></p><p><strong>Core Competencies & Demonstrated Success</strong></p><ul><li>Curious you are inherently curious and like to ask (and answer) tough questions through the use of data.</li><li>Persistent you do not give up even if the path is not linear; you like to relentlessly tinker and experiment to get results</li><li>Comfortable with data you have a strong understanding of data structures and enjoy wading through large data sets</li><li>Analytical you are able to translate data into insights, dissect problems and put them back together</li><li>Project manager you enjoy leading projects across functions and work to sequence and prioritize tasks</li></ul><p><strong>Qualifications:</strong></p><ul><li>Ability to work independently, be persistent, proactive, and a problem solver</li><li>Strong project management skills</li><li>Good sense of FP&A analysis and data visualization</li><li>Exposure to Business Intelligence tools such as Looker/Tableau and financial systems such as Oracle, Business Objects, etc.</li><li>Strong knowledge of data structures, how to interpret data and process the data</li><li>Proven experience storytelling with data and software products</li><li>SQL and/or data science knowledge is a plus</li></ul><p><strong><u>BENEFITS & PERKS</u></strong></p><ul><li>Competitive Benefits Package</li><li>401K + Company Match</li><li>Virgin Pulse Wellness program</li><li>Birthday and Volunteer Time off</li><li>Management Training</li><li>Pet friendly environment</li><li>Pet Insurance</li></ul><p> </p><p> </p> <img src="https://analytics.click2apply.net/v/p7zDyMTDrRrLh2o5fNXMW"> <p>PI119065466</p>

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Posted: 2020-03-16 Expires: 2020-04-16

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