Seattle

Full time

Internal Systems

Finance Data Ops Analyst

Enable our finance and accounting operations at scale. 

Seattle

Full time

Internal Systems

Stripe’s Finance Data Ops team is responsible for the effective exchange of data between engineering and the finance organization. Individuals on the team serve as product owners over a given data domain - digesting finance data requirements into actionable build plans in partnership with Engineering, building downstream data assets from engineering interfaces, identifying and taking action on opportunities to drive process efficiency, owning the content of finance data, and managing the engineering partnership to ensure timely, complete data.

You will:

  • Help bridge communications between Engineering and Finance, by -
    • Managing cross-functional initiatives
    • Owning the effective communication of needs between Finance and Engineering, in both directions
  • Build data structures downstream of engineering interfaces that are -
    • Usable, timely, and suitable to Finance’s use cases
    • Well-socialized and documented
  • Amplify operational effectiveness by -
    • Providing visibility and awareness of current state of finance data assets
    • Investigating and effectively partnering with engineering to address data quality
    • Building internal processes to reveal anomalies in the finance data set
  • Automate ad-hoc data generation processes and tooling to reduce finance data consumption efforts

We’re looking for someone who has:

  • An interest in critical thinking, analysis, and a curiousity to dig deeper into data
  • The ability and desire to question the status quo
  • Strong SQL knowledge and familiarity with Redshift or general RDBMS concepts
  • Knowledge of finance and accounting processes as they relate to data consumption
  • The ability to effectively manage projects and communicate cross-functionally

Nice to haves:

  • Data Engineering experience
  • Spark, particularly one of Spark SQL or Spark Scala, or Scalding
  • Exposure to Airflow
  • Proficiency in any programming language
  • Some knowledge of process design and analysis
  • A payments background

At Stripe, we're looking for people with passion, grit, and integrity. You're encouraged to apply even if your experience doesn't precisely match the job description. Your skills and passion will stand out—and set you apart—especially if your career has taken some extraordinary twists and turns. At Stripe, we welcome diverse perspectives and people who think rigorously and aren't afraid to challenge assumptions. Join us.

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