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Director of Accounting

Wind River Systems
Alameda, CA 94501
  • Job Code
    114370126

Wind River Systems
Finance • Alameda, CA

Description

Position Title: Director of Accounting

Location: Alameda, California

What you will do:

We are looking for a Director of Accounting to assist with leading our accounting team and supporting the company's growth strategy. The Director of Accounting will use their expertise in financial reporting and technical accounting to mentor and develop the members of their global team. This role will also provide the opportunity to drive major business decisions by collaborating cross-functionally.

You will work with:

  • The successful candidate will lead and collaborate with talented accounting professionals located in Alameda, Costa Rica, China, and Japan, with broad responsibilities over the APAC region.
  • This position will report to the Corporate Controller


Responsibilities:
  • Work in a dynamic, international team for a growing PE-owned industry leader.
  • Assist with leading accounting operations and close process to deliver timely and accurate financial information
  • Mentor and develop accounting team members
  • Assist with technical accounting support on new and complex transactions and work cross-functionally to advise on accounting implications to drive business decisions
  • Coordinate and review our international subsidiaries with a focus in the APAC region
  • Coordinate and manage Worldwide consolidations
  • Ensure proper internal controls over financial reporting are in place and consistently followed
  • Ensure that corporate policies and accounting procedures are adhered to and in compliance with US GAAP standards and industry best practices
  • Assist with creating workflows within Oracle to improve functionality built in Oracle
  • Provide support to any special and ad-hoc projects


Essential Experience:
  • Education: BS/BA degree in Accounting and CPA preferred
  • Work Experience: 8+ years of accounting experience in both private and public accounting sectors with experience working with broad array of Asian subsidiaries
  • Technical Accounting Experience: thorough knowledge of US GAAP; bonus if this includes software revenue recognition rules (both ASC 605 and 606)
  • Systems Experience: Oracle experience is preferred
  • Industry Experience: software industry experience is preferred


Personal Competencies
  • Demonstrated ability to effectively lead team members in remote location and cross-functionally partner
  • Proven ability to lead projects and drive change
  • Ability to solve problems and implement process improvements
  • Must be able to communicate effectively with all levels of management and staff.


Why Choose Wind River?

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. We have a spot for you!

Wind River is an Equal Opportunity Employer with a commitment to diversity. We prohibit discrimination based on race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, marital status, pregnancy, gender expression or identity, sexual orientation or any other legally protected status.

Diversity is foundational for Wind River's business success. We want to be a workplace of choice for all people and we value the unique perspectives offered by a diverse workforce. Wind River does not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, citizenship, disability, protected veteran status, age, ancestry, medical condition, genetic information, marital status, pregnancy, or any other legally protected status. This principle applies to all areas of employment: recruitment and hiring, training, performance evaluations, promotions and transfers, compensation and benefits, and social and recreational programs.

Wind River desires to be an employer of choice with an inclusive environment for all individuals. As part of this goal and in compliance with various laws and regulations, Wind River provides reasonable accommodation to applicants and employees. Requests for reasonable accommodation for applicants and employees are examined on a case-by-case basis. Please let us know if you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application, interviewing, hiring or at any other time during the employment process. You can email us at: benefits@windriver.com. Please do not include personal medical information in the email.

More information about federal laws that prohibit job discrimination can be found at:
www1.eeoc.gov/employers/poster.cfm
www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/OFCCP_EEO_Supplement_Final_JRF_QA_508c.pdf

PI114370126

<br/><b>Wind River Systems</b><br/>Finance Alameda, CA<br/><br/><b>Description</b><br><br>Position Title: Director of Accounting<br><br>Location: Alameda, California<br><br>What you will do:<br><br>We are looking for a Director of Accounting to assist with leading our accounting team and supporting the company's growth strategy. The Director of Accounting will use their expertise in financial reporting and technical accounting to mentor and develop the members of their global team. This role will also provide the opportunity to drive major business decisions by collaborating cross-functionally.<br><br>You will work with:<br><br><ul><li>The successful candidate will lead and collaborate with talented accounting professionals located in Alameda, Costa Rica, China, and Japan, with broad responsibilities over the APAC region.</li><li>This position will report to the Corporate Controller</li></ul><br><br>Responsibilities: <br><ul><li>Work in a dynamic, international team for a growing PE-owned industry leader.</li><li>Assist with leading accounting operations and close process to deliver timely and accurate financial information </li><li>Mentor and develop accounting team members </li><li>Assist with technical accounting support on new and complex transactions and work cross-functionally to advise on accounting implications to drive business decisions </li><li>Coordinate and review our international subsidiaries with a focus in the APAC region </li><li>Coordinate and manage Worldwide consolidations </li><li>Ensure proper internal controls over financial reporting are in place and consistently followed </li><li>Ensure that corporate policies and accounting procedures are adhered to and in compliance with US GAAP standards and industry best practices </li><li>Assist with creating workflows within Oracle to improve functionality built in Oracle </li><li>Provide support to any special and ad-hoc projects</li></ul><br><br>Essential Experience:<br><ul><li>Education: BS/BA degree in Accounting and CPA preferred </li><li>Work Experience: 8+ years of accounting experience in both private and public accounting sectors with experience working with broad array of Asian subsidiaries</li><li>Technical Accounting Experience: thorough knowledge of US GAAP; bonus if this includes software revenue recognition rules (both ASC 605 and 606) </li><li>Systems Experience: Oracle experience is preferred </li><li>Industry Experience: software industry experience is preferred </li></ul><br><br>Personal Competencies <br><ul><li>Demonstrated ability to effectively lead team members in remote location and cross-functionally partner</li><li>Proven ability to lead projects and drive change </li><li>Ability to solve problems and implement process improvements </li><li>Must be able to communicate effectively with all levels of management and staff.</li></ul><br><br>Why Choose Wind River? <br><br>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. We have a spot for you! <br><br>Wind River is an Equal Opportunity Employer with a commitment to diversity. We prohibit discrimination based on race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, marital status, pregnancy, gender expression or identity, sexual orientation or any other legally protected status.<br><br>Diversity is foundational for Wind River's business success. We want to be a workplace of choice for all people and we value the unique perspectives offered by a diverse workforce. Wind River does not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, citizenship, disability, protected veteran status, age, ancestry, medical condition, genetic information, marital status, pregnancy, or any other legally protected status. This principle applies to all areas of employment: recruitment and hiring, training, performance evaluations, promotions and transfers, compensation and benefits, and social and recreational programs.<br><br>Wind River desires to be an employer of choice with an inclusive environment for all individuals. As part of this goal and in compliance with various laws and regulations, Wind River provides reasonable accommodation to applicants and employees. Requests for reasonable accommodation for applicants and employees are examined on a case-by-case basis. Please let us know if you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application, interviewing, hiring or at any other time during the employment process. You can email us at: <a href="mailto:benefits@windriver.com" target="_top">benefits@windriver.com</a>. Please do not include personal medical information in the email.<br><br>More information about federal laws that prohibit job discrimination can be found at:<br> <a href="http://www1.eeoc.gov/employers/poster.cfm" target="_blank">www1.eeoc.gov/employers/poster.cfm</a><br><a href="http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/OFCCP_EEO_Supplement_Final_JRF_QA_508c.pdf" target="_blank">www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/OFCCP_EEO_Supplement_Final_JRF_QA_508c.pdf</a><br/><br/> <img src="https://analytics.click2apply.net/v/QljYypHemXrLCV65igDj5"> <p>PI114370126</p>

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Posted: 2019-10-07 Expires: 2019-11-07

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