People Matter

SaaS Financial Analyst



IT, Accounting & Finance
Seattle, WA, USA
Posted on Thursday, January 4, 2024

At F5, we strive to bring a better digital world to life. Our teams empower organizations across the globe to create, secure, and run applications that enhance how we experience our evolving digital world. We are passionate about cybersecurity, from protecting consumers from fraud to enabling companies to focus on innovation.

Everything we do centers around people. That means we obsess over how to make the lives of our customers, and their customers, better. And it means we prioritize a diverse F5 community where each individual can thrive.

We are in growth mode. We're building new software-as-a-service (SaaS) offerings and have grown through several acquisitions in the past few years.

Our customers across the globe are scaling their digital assets faster, resulting in growing demand for our application security and delivery solutions.

The growth of our multi-cloud application service offerings means we need to tell our story differently: moving from product to positioning a portfolio of solutions that resonates with new enterprise personas.

The global Portfolio Go-To-Market (GTM) organization opens doors to new logos and new buying centers, accelerates pipeline and revenue growth, and establishes compelling use cases and offers, reflecting our deep industry, business, and product landscape expertise.

We are looking for a Financial Data Analyst to support our business leaders in identifying emerging topics of interest and proactively provide reporting and analysis to support business decisions. Collaborative by nature, this role partners with functional areas across the enterprise utilizing product performance data and leveraging various analytical techniques to drive top-line performance.

This position primarily focuses on creating meaningful information using spreadsheets, SQL, Tableau, and Snowflake with an emphasis on governance functions for quality, consistency, and efficiency in financial reporting and forecasting.

What will you do?

  • Distill and present insights found from large datasets using Tableau and similar technologies

  • Connect detail work to business objectives and outcomes, understanding stakeholders’ needs and designing forward-looking automated reporting solutions.

  • Support ad hoc analytic requests from raw data through presentation quickly and accurately

  • Partner with other analysts and IT to develop business metrics for senior management reviews

  • Collaborate with internal BI teams to assist with managing and prioritizing tickets, providing requirements and feedback, and UAT

  • Create and implement data auditing processes to ensure report accuracy

  • Collaborate cross-functionally for consistent enterprise reporting

  • Assist Accounting teams with reconciliations and explain observed variances

  • Collaborate with product and development teams to effectively prioritize new initiatives, issues, and related reporting processes

Competencies and technical environment:

  • Strong computer skills including MS Excel, PowerPoint, and data visualization software

  • Ability to write moderately complex SQL or equivalent scripting language

  • Advanced written, verbal, and quantitative skills

  • Solid ability to work under time constraints and meet tight deadlines

  • Ability to work independently in a multifaceted fast paced environment, with minimal supervision

  • Experience with Snowflake a plus

  • Experience working in a SaaS company a plus

How do you qualify?

  • Hold a Bachelor’s (or higher) degree in Finance, Business Analytics, Computer Science, Statistics, Economics, or a related field of work

  • 5+ year of experience working in a cross-collaboration financial or sales reporting role

Work Environment:

  • This position allows for a hybrid in-office and at-home work approach along with a flexible work schedule
  • Duties may require being on call periodically and working outside normal working hours (evenings and weekends)
  • Duties may require the ability to travel via automobile or airplane, up to 10% of the time spent traveling.



The Job Description is intended to be a general representation of the responsibilities and requirements of the job. However, the description may not be all-inclusive, and responsibilities and requirements are subject to change.

The annual U.S. base pay range for this position is: $91,499.00 - $137,249.00

F5 maintains broad salary ranges for its roles in order to account for variations in knowledge, skills, experience, geographic locations, and market conditions, as well as to reflect F5’s differing products, industries, and lines of business. The pay range referenced is as of the time of the job posting and is subject to change.

You may also be offered incentive compensation, bonus, restricted stock units, and benefits. More details about F5’s benefits can be found at the following link: F5 reserves the right to change or terminate any benefit plan without notice.

Please note that F5 only contacts candidates through F5 email address (ending with or auto email notification from Yello/Workday (ending with or

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