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Sr. Financial Analyst



IT, Accounting & Finance
Mountain View, CA, USA
Posted on Wednesday, September 20, 2023

Candidates in the listed locations are encouraged for this role: Mountain View, CA, San Francisco, CA, Seattle WA. While candidates in the listed location(s) are encouraged for this role, candidates in other locations will be considered

We are looking for a Senior Financial Analyst to join the Product Finance team within the FP&A organization as Databricks experiences growth at scale. You will report to the Senior Manager of Product Finance and will be a key finance partner who will bring scale to our efforts. As a finance professional who has experienced hyper-growth, you will help the business to be successful by delivering insights through modeling and analysis grounded in financial reality. You will help improve our analysis, planning, and reporting of R&D spend, with a focus on cloud costs. You will bring BI & Data Analytics knowledge to help bring scale to our effort. You will be responsible for implementing Anaplan solutions across the organization to help with forecasting and reporting of key metrics.

The impact you will have:

● Drive controllership of cloud cost reporting, accruals, PO creation and invoice approvals

● Develop and maintain KPI dashboards and identify areas of potential risk and opportunity

● Enhance and automate cloud cost forecasting and develop driver-based models to support product planning and contract negotiations

● Develop automated tracking of KPIs for strategic products and partner with Engineering, Product & Data Science teams to achieve company goals

● Develop Cost Attribution models to help inform drivers of current economics and improve forecasting

● Work and build relationships with partners across the R&D organization, finance and accounting teams to deliver improved insights

What we look for:

● Bachelor's Degree in Business, Finance, Economics or comparable quantitative field

● 2-5 years of experience with financial modeling & data analytics

● Experience in FP&A ● Experience with SQL and BI reporting tools like Tableau, Looker, PowerBI

● Experience dealing with cloud costs is a plus

● Experience in Anaplan is a plus

● Expert in Excel and Google Sheets; can maintain complex spreadsheets, comfortable with different modeling techniques and shortcuts


  • Comprehensive health coverage including medical, dental, and vision

  • 401(k) Plan

  • Equity awards

  • Flexible time off

  • Paid parental leave

  • Family Planning

  • Gym reimbursement

  • Annual personal development fund

  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)

Pay Range Transparency

Databricks is committed to fair and equitable compensation practices. The pay range(s) for this role is listed below and represents base salary range for non-commissionable roles or on-target earnings for commissionable roles. Actual compensation packages are based on several factors that are unique to each candidate, including but not limited to job-related skills, depth of experience, relevant certifications and training, and specific work location. Based on the factors above, Databricks utilizes the full width of the range. The total compensation package for this position may also include eligibility for annual performance bonus, equity, and the benefits listed above. For more information regarding which range your location is in visit our page here.

Zone 1 Pay Range
$94,300$166,800 USD

About Databricks

Databricks is the data and AI company. More than 9,000 organizations worldwide — including Comcast, Condé Nast, and over 50% of the Fortune 500 — rely on the Databricks Lakehouse Platform to unify their data, analytics and AI. Databricks is headquartered in San Francisco, with offices around the globe. Founded by the original creators of Apache Spark™, Delta Lake and MLflow, Databricks is on a mission to help data teams solve the world’s toughest problems. To learn more, follow Databricks on Twitter, LinkedIn and Facebook.

Our Commitment to Diversity and Inclusion

At Databricks, we are committed to fostering a diverse and inclusive culture where everyone can excel. We take great care to ensure that our hiring practices are inclusive and meet equal employment opportunity standards. Individuals looking for employment at Databricks are considered without regard to age, color, disability, ethnicity, family or marital status, gender identity or expression, language, national origin, physical and mental ability, political affiliation, race, religion, sexual orientation, socio-economic status, veteran status, and other protected characteristics.


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