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F5 NETWORKS Revenue Accountant - RP1021047 in SEATTLE, Washington

Come work at a place where innovation and teamwork come together to support the most exciting missions in the world!Job DescriptionLife at F5 is never dull! For over 20 years, we have been the industry leader in application delivery; and today, we are helping our customers thrive in the new cloud future. The worlds largest enterprises, service providers, financial and educational institutions, government entities, and consumer brands rely on F5 to stay ahead of security, cloud, and mobility trends.We are looking for a Revenue Accountant to join the Seattle office with a dynamic opportunity to work on a variety of accounting projects and initiatives to take F5s Accounting Team to the next level!As a Revenue Accountant with F5, you 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 of revenue under ASC 606. 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 the 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.Daily Tasks May IncludeReview revenue transactions resolve discrepancies and work with management to develop processes, procedures, and controls necessary to book transactions appropriatelyWork with foreign subsidiaries as it pertains to revenue related matters, respond to various requests in a timely mannerProvide guidance on appropriate accounting for transactions affecting revenue to management, sales, and other stakeholdersEvaluation of customer contracts to identify potential revenue recognition impacts and working with stakeholders to mitigate riskMonthly/Quarterly Functional Revenue Accounting TasksPrepare standard and complex journal entriesReconcile 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 managementPerform analytics on revenue and related balancesPull data and respond to auditor requestSpecial ProjectsParticipates in the continual improvement of processes, methods, and standardsAssist in the development and documentation of process and procedures supporting the implementation and post-deployment activities associated with our new revenue recognition platformParticipate in new offering rollouts, including user acceptance testing and monitoring post-go-liveOther responsibilitiesResponsible for upholding F5s Business Code of Ethics and for promptly reporting violations of the Code or other company policiesProvides direction and oversight to staff and internsPerforms other related duties as assignedKnowledge, Skills, and AbilitiesSolid understanding of accounting processes and principles surrounding revenue recognitionSuccessful candidates must demonstrate the ability to handle multiple responsibilities and be eager to take on new, challenging tasks in a fast-paced environmentExperience evaluating account balances and trends analytically.Ability to work with close attention to detail and recognize the impact on the financial statementsPossess strong research skills, critical thinking skill