F5 NETWORKS Revenue Accountant in SEATTLE, Washington

DESCRIPTION/RESPONSIBILITIES: Come work at a place where innovation and teamwork come together to support the most exciting missions in the world! Our Employees: Are valued and empowered, collaborative and team oriented, innovative in their approach and passionate about their work. They are reliable, trustworthy and open with a high level of integrity. They value diversity, are inclusive and are committed to a global mindset Position Summary: The Revenue Accountant position works as part of a team that completes daily, monthly, and quarter-end Revenue and Deferred Revenue processes; such as, ensuring proper revenue recognition, credit memos, general ledger account reconciliations related to revenue and deferred revenue accounts, and reserve analysis. This role does not encompass collections. Attractions of the Job: The Revenue Accountant will work in a collaborative, team environment with opportunities to mentor and develop staff/interns. They work closely with various departments to evaluate revenue recognition requirements and ensure appropriate recording or revenue. This role is encouraged to contribute to process improvement ideas and may be involved in the deployment of new processes related to evolving business requirements, along with application of technical accounting skills as it relates to revenue recognition. Requires a quick learner, must be highly detail-oriented, self-motivated and willing to work in a deadline-driven and fast-paced environment. Primary Responsibilities: Daily Functional Revenue Accountant Tasks May Include: * Review revenue transactions, resolve discrepancies and work with management to develop processes, procedures, and controls necessary to book transactions appropriately. Accurately recognize revenue. * Monitor and respond to various daily requests for both internal and external customers via e-mail and phone. * Provide guidance on appropriate accounting for transactions affecting revenue to management, sales and other stakeholders * Evaluation of customer agreements to identify potential revenue recognition impacts, and working with stakeholders to mitigate risk. Monthly/Quarterly Functional Revenue Accounting Tasks: * Prepare standard and complex journal entries. * Reconcile balance sheet and income statement accounts and create monthly reports. Participate in the accounting close process, which includes preparation of monthly and quarterly financial statements, related analysis, and ad hoc reporting for management. * Perform analytics on revenue and related balances. * Pull data and respond to auditor request. Special Projects: * Participates in the continual improvement of processes, methods, and standards. * Assist with testing and system updates. * Evaluate new offerings for revenue recognition impacts Other responsibilities * Responsible for upholding F5's Business Code of Ethics and for promptly reporting violations of the Code or other company policies. * Provides direction and oversight to staff and interns * Performs other related duties as assigned Physical Demands and Work Environment: * Duties are performed in a normal office environment while sitting at a desk or computer table. Duties require the ability to utilize a computer, communicate over the telephone, and read printed material. * Duties may require being on call periodically and working outside normal working hours (evenings and weekends). Benefits We provide competitive salaries, a world class benefits package, including r employee medical, dental and vision insurance, highly subsidized premiums for dependent coverage, 401K match, employees stock purchase plan, 18 days paid time off within the 1st year and 10 paid holidays, life insurance, short- & long-term disability insurance, tuition reimburse