Senior Financial Analyst, Corporate FP&A/Product Development

San Francisco, CA /
Business Operations & Finance – Accounting & Finance /
Full-time
Astranis is connecting the four billion people in the world who do not currently have access to the internet. We are building the next generation of smaller, lower-cost spacecraft to bring the world online.

We are well-funded by some of the best investors in the business and have raised over $350 million to date. We have a world-class team that is passionate about building amazing technology. And we have a fun and collaborative work environment where you will learn a lot and make a huge impact no matter where you are in your career. Just check out our Glassdoor reviews to see what our team has to say about working at Astranis.

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Senior Financial Analyst, Corporate FP&A/Product Development

As a Senior Financial Analyst at Astranis, you will have exposure to a broad range of FP&A and product cost responsibilities. Our ideal candidate is a well-rounded finance professional who is detail-oriented, comfortable with ambiguity, and independent. This person understands that data is their best friend and has the skills to find it, analyze it and communicate it.

This is an opportunity to work on a lean Finance team and to make an immediate impact in a fast-scaling Space startup.

Role

    • Play a major role in forming the budgeting and forecasting process that will drive key decisions and strategy for a scaling startup. This person will own forecasting for company headcount, operating, and capital expense
    • Build and enhance the company’s financial reports, metrics/dashboards and business analyses that impact day-to-day operations
    • Establish close working relationships with business owners to support decision making and budgetary reviews
    • Support the company’s product development process. Partner with supply chain, program management, and engineering to establish cost targets and continue to update program changes/requirements throughout the R&D process
    • Lead financial planning system implementation, design, and maintenance

Requirements

    • Bachelor’s degree in relevant discipline
    • 2+ years of prior startup experience
    • Previously partnered with hardware and software R&D orgs. Solid understanding of the product development cycle
    • Strong interpersonal skills; ability to work collaboratively with a diverse team and influence/drive change cross-functionally
    • Experience with GAAP; ability to understand cash/accrual differences
    • Bonus: experience with Adaptive Planning, Netsuite and/or data visualization solutions
    • Above all, you must be a good person
U.S. Citizenship, Lawful Permanent Residency, or Refugee/Asylee Status Required
(To comply with U.S. Government space technology export regulations, applicant must be a U.S. citizen, lawful permanent resident of the United States, or other protected individual as defined by 8 U.S.C. 1324b(a)(3))
 
Our mission and our products are meant to connect the world and everyone in it, regardless of gender, race, creed, or any other distinction. We believe in a diverse and inclusive workplace, and we encourage all people to join our team and bring their unique perspective to help make us stronger.