Samsara is a fast-paced, creative, and customer-oriented tech company located in the Potrero Hill District of San Francisco.Samsara is looking for a Senior Manager, FP&A Engineering that will support our rapidly growing global organization. The Senior Manager, FP&A Engineering will support Samsara’s technology infrastructure organization and will be responsible for providing annual planning, strategic decision-making, forecasting, and reporting support to Samsara’s Engineering and Infrastructure leadership team. This highly visible role will be responsible for developing a driver-based model for cellular and cloud services spending, partnering with the product development team to develop KPIs to track operating and financial results, and driving long-term cost savings through process governance, improved capacity planning, and vendor management.
This is a full time onsite position at our office in the San Francisco office as part of the Finance team, and includes stock options, 401(k), medical, dental, vision benefits.
Role & Responsibilities:
Identify key business drivers and develop robust forecast model to estimate cellular costs and server spend; collaborate with business partners to define forward-looking success metrics.
Analyze financial results, prepare monthly and quarterly management reporting, and drive monthly operating review meeting with VP and EVPs of Engineering and Finance.
Partner with Engineering team to understand server demands, recommend and implement financial controls and governance processes to drive long-term spending efficiencies.
Engage with partners in Procurement, Engineering, and IT to negotiate long-term supplier contracts for cellular and cloud service providers and other key COGS vendors.
Collaborate with upstream process owners in Engineering and Data Science to improve cloud services metadata in order to enhance future operational and financial reporting.
Ideal candidate would have 10+ years of increasing responsibilities and include experience forecasting cloud service (AWS, Google Cloud, Azure) spend for a large enterprise.
Bachelor's Degree required, preferably in Economics, Business, Statistics or Engineering; MBA preferred.
Excellent management, business partnering, influencing, and presentation skills.
Track-record of building highly accurate forecast models.
Embodies Samsara’s core values.
At Samsara, we welcome all. All sizes, colors, cultures, sexes, beliefs, religions, ages, people. We depend on the unique approaches of our team members to help us solve complex problems. We are committed to increasing diversity across our team and ensuring that Samsara is a place where people from all backgrounds can make an impact.