FP&A Manager I

Finance San Jose, California


Description

Position:  Manager, Finance 
Location: San Jose, CA

For over 10 years, Zscaler has been disrupting and transforming the security industry. Our 100% purpose built cloud platform delivers the entire gateway security stack as a service through 150 global data centers to securely connect users to their applications, regardless of device, location, or network in over 185 countries protecting over 3,500 companies and 100 Million threats detected a day.

We work in a fast paced, dynamic and make it happen culture. Our people are some of the brightest and passionate in the industry that thrive on being the first to solve problems.  We are always looking to hire highly passionate, collaborative and humble people that want to make a difference.  

Manager, Finance – Cloud Operations, Engineering and Product

Our team is growing and looking for an ambitious Manager to support our new Cloud Operations, Engineering and Product Finance function. This new position will report to the Sr Manager of Finance and play a critical role in supporting the Company’s continued growth and driving a scalable and
efficient operation. The role requires solid business acumen and superior technical proficiency. The ideal candidate will possess a strong quantitative background and analytical mindset, strong modeling abilities and a high attention to detail.

Responsibilities:

 Partner closely with Cloud Ops, Engineering and Product Management leadership to update Opex, Capex and HC forecasts
 Support modeling of Product Line gross margins by working with cross-function teams for monthly reporting, quarterly forecasting cycles, and annual Operating and Strategic plans
 Ad-hoc projects to optimize R&D, Data Center spend, improve product margins
 Provide recommendations to finance leadership and business partners on actionable insights
 Act as a Product subject matter expert within finance

Qualifications

Minimum 3+ years of experience in FP&A with preference for SaaS businesses
 Advanced analytical skills including a demonstrated ability to develop and manage financial models for business forecasting, variance analysis, and problem solving
 Eagerness to learn and expand responsibilities over time
 Ambitious self-starter, takes initiative & ownership, identifies and completes tasks; goal driven
 Prior experience working with Engineering or Product teams is a plus
 Strong Excel skills required
 Proficient in Adaptive Insights, NetSuite, Tableau and other software systems
 MBA preferred but not required


Why Zscaler?

People who excel at Zscaler are smart, motivated and share our values. Ask yourself: Do you want to team with the best talent in the industry? Do you want to work on disruptive technology? Do you thrive in a fluid work environment? Do you appreciate a company culture that enables individual and group success and celebrates achievement? If you said yes, we’d love to talk to you about joining our award-winning team.

Learn more at zscaler.com or follow us on Twitter @zscaler. Additional information about Zscaler (NASDAQ : ZS ) is available at http://www.zscaler.com

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or on the basis of disability.

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