Portworx Careers



Worldwide role.  Located in Los Altos, CA, North America.

Job Description:

While reporting to the CFO, you will own the accounting function for high growth, privately held company operating in many markets worldwide.  We are looking for an individual to scale the infrastructure, systems, processes, and controls to support growth on a global basis with integrity, leadership, process knowledge and deep technical expertise.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Manage all operational accounting with global teams to ensure timely reporting on a monthly, quarterly and annual basis
  •  Assess operational risks and implement controls, policies, and procedures on a global basis to enable optimal business decisions
  • Own the ongoing audit relationship with external auditors and possess the ability to assess and conclude on technical accounting issues, particularly around revenue recognition, stock-based compensation, equity arrangements, inventory, and M&A
  • Partner with business leaders throughout the Company to drive operational effectiveness and reporting including software bookings, demand planning, commissions and inventory management
  • Assist with the review of all commercial partner & vendor contracts to identify business risks and accounting positions
  • Collaborate with the FP&A team to drive and optimize monthly reporting
  • Assist with all global tax accounting including compliance, provision and transfer pricing
  • Mentor and build teams as the Company scales

You should apply for this role if you have the following qualifications:

  •     CPA required, with Big 4 audit background
  •     10+ years experience with a combination of public accounting and private industry; SaaS experience preferred
  •     You can demonstrate deep GAAP technical expertise
  •     You have a proven track record and ability to mentor and hire teams with a hands-on approach to managing and solving problems
  •     You possess strong written and verbal communication skills and have the ability to interact with executive leadership
  •     BA in Accounting or Finance

Bonus points!

  • You have Netsuite experience
  • You have experience with ASC 606 for term based license (TBL) software companies
  • You have experience taking company through 1st time audit with Big 4 firm


  • Pay 100% of employee medical/dental/vision premiums, subsidy for family premiums
  • Company contributions to HSA for High Deductible plans
  • 401k (no match yet and no formal bonus program yet)
  • Equity
  • Commuter benefits

Job Location:

  • Los Altos, CA corporate headquarters

Join the Portworx team! Send your resume to careers@portworx.com