Financial Analyst

Finance Irvine, California


About CrowdStrike

CrowdStrike started with a mission to revolutionize the entire approach companies take to stop breaches. CrowdStrike has disrupted the multi-billion dollar endpoint security market with innovative technology, services delivery, and intelligence gathering.  Our groundbreaking technology ensures that organizations can not only defend themselves but also do so in an efficient and future-proof manner.  Today, the company continues to drive major innovations around artificial intelligence, machine learning, and behavioral-based prevention and detection to stay ahead of adversaries and innovate in the field of cybersecurity.  We are one of the World's Most 50 Innovative Companies according to MIT, and one of Forbes Most Promising Companies.  We have raised significant financing and received several accolades including:

  • Named Leader in the Forrester Wave: Cybersecurity Incident Response (IR) Services Q1 2019 report.
  • Named to Forbes 2018 Cloud 100 List; the definitive list of the top 100 private cloud companies in the world.
  • CrowdStrike scored the highest in Gartner Critical Capabilities Report for forward leaning organizations.
  • CrowdStrike Wins SC Award for Best Security Company Second Year in a Row.
  • May 2018: CNBC Disruptor 50 List Second Year in a Row.
  • Named Leader in Forrester Wave Endpoint Security Suites and Forrester Wave Endpoint Detection and Response (EDR).

About the Role

Reporting to the Senior Staff Financial Analyst, this person will contribute producing monthly budget vs actual reports, forecasts, and ad-hoc reports. Additionally, they will partner with the departments to build bottoms-up annual operating plans and monitor monthly spending, as well as work with Accounting to ensure proper accrual entries and understand financial drivers

Responsibilities will include:

  • Assist in headcount planning and tracking progress of headcount requisitions.
  • Work on special projects to drive process improvements and efficiencies.
  • Deliver data accuracy on reporting requirements.
  • Develop meaningful analytics and reporting for various department leaders.

What You’ll Need  

  • Bachelor’s degree in Business, Accounting, Finance or related field
  • 2-3 years of Finance/Accounting experience (corporate FP&A experience preferred)
  • Ability to multi-task across a broad range of responsibilities and work in a dynamic environment.
  • Must be self-motivated, have excellent written and verbal communication skills, possess initiative, problem definition and resolution skills, and strong analytical skills.
  • Needs to be a team player who can achieve corporate objectives.
  • High-tech, start-up, rapid growth and/or publicly traded company experience is a plus.
  • Exemplary in the use of Microsoft Excel
  • Proficient in other Microsoft Office Products
  • Any ERP or Financial Planning tool experience is a plus
  • Any Data Visualization tool experience is a plus

 Bonus Points  

  • High-tech, start-up, rapid growth and/or publicly traded company experience.
  • You must love our business. CrowdStrike is a leader in cybersecurity. We don’t have a mission statement. We are on a mission to protect our customers from breaches. You must be genuinely committed to our mission and eager to learn the details of our business!

Benefits of Working at CrowdStrike:

  • Market leader in compensation and equity awards
  • Competitive vacation policy
  • Comprehensive health benefits + 401k plan
  • Paid paternity and maternity leave, including adoption
  • Flexible work hours and remote friendly environment
  • Wellness programs
  • Stocked fridges, coffee, soda, and lots of treats
  • Peer recognition
  • Inclusive culture focused on people, customers and innovation
  • Regular team activities, including happy hours, community service events 

CrowdStrike believes that diversity and inclusion among our organization is essential to our success as a global company, and we seek to attract, retain and empower the industries best and brightest from a diverse talent pool. 

CrowdStrike is an Equal Opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex including sexual orientation and gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local law. 

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