Riverbed Technology, Inc.

  • Senior Financial Analyst

    Job Locations US-San Francisco
    Req No.
  • Company Overview

    Riverbed, The Digital Performance Company, enables organizations to maximize digital performance across every aspect of their business, allowing customers to rethink possible. Riverbed’s unified and integrated Digital Performance Platform, brings together a powerful combination of Digital Experience, Cloud Networking and Cloud Edge solutions that provides a modern IT architecture for the digital enterprise, delivering new levels of operational agility and dramatically accelerating business performance and outcomes. At more than $1 billion in annual revenue, Riverbed’s 30,000+ customers include 98% of the Fortune 100 and 100% of the Forbes Global 100. Learn more at www.riverbed.com


    With over 2,000 employees globally, Riverbed offers the rewarding experience of working with some of the smartest, most passionate, and nicest people in the industry who are changing the world through cutting edge technology and applications. Each of us is committed to delivering the strategies, architectures and technologies that our partners and customers need to control, optimize and have visibility into their networks and applications.



    We are looking for a Senior Financial Analyst with the ability to see and link the pieces of the big picture together across all functions to make our business grow and flourish.  Join us on this journey, and help us create the world of the future.   We offer competitive salary and an attractive benefits package. 

    This is a key role supporting the Cloud Infrastructure business unit.  The Riverbed business units are global organizations with management primarily based in the Riverbed corporate office in San Francisco, CA.   The position will have high visibility and interaction with senior staff members within Engineering, Product Management and Product Marketing.  




    • Act as a trusted financial and business partner for Riverbed’s senior management including budgeting, forecasting, management reporting, and the daily execution of financial controls
    • Provide financial analysis, business modeling, and decision support to senior executives and operating managers that enables management of the business and influences business performance
    • Perform actual vs. budget variance analysis and identify any risks or opportunities associated with reported financial data; provide monthly expense, capital, and headcount forecasts
    • Collaborate with the rest of the Corporate FP&A organization on executive presentations
    • Ad hoc projects and analysis




    • Bachelor degree Finance, Accounting, or related field, MBA preferred
    • A minimum of 3-5 years of FP&A experience
    • Attention to detail, organizational skills, and ability to meet firm deadlines is a must
    • Experience with software/hardware development and product management organizations
    • Prior experience working with pricing and product models is preferred
    • Working knowledge of GAAP (including accruals, account reconciliations, and capitalization versus expense)
    • Must have great problem solving skills, be a self-starter, understand business issues and be able to clearly and concisely put together recommendations and implementation plans
    • Strong proficiency with Excel (advanced functions),  prior experience working with hostanalytics, Essbase, Hyperion Planning, Oracle Financials, OBI or other financial ERP and analytics tools



    Why Riverbed Technology?

    If you are a high-achiever who wants to be part of a dynamically growing, billion dollar plus company, then you should look closely at Riverbed.  We offer the rewarding experience of working with the best minds in the industry that are changing the world through cutting edge technology and applications. The company has been recognized multiple years for attracting and retaining today’s top talent as a great place to work by Glassdoor, Fortune magazine’s 20 Great Workplaces in Tech and by numerous other publications.


    Learn more at www.riverbed.com


    Riverbed is proud to be an affirmative action (AA) and equal employment opportunities (EEO) employer.  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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