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Financial Analyst

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Company Overview

Calling the adventurers ready to join a company that's pushing the limits of nanotechnology to keep the digital revolution rolling. At KLA, we're making technology advancements that are bigger—and tinier—than the world has ever seen.

Who are we?  We research, develop, and manufacture the world's most advanced inspection and measurement equipment for the semiconductor and nanoelectronics industries. We enable the digital age by pushing the boundaries of technology, creating tools capable of finding defects smaller than a wavelength of visible light. We create smarter processes so that technology leaders can manufacture high-performance chips—the kind in that phone in your pocket, the tablet on your desk and nearly every electronic device you own—faster and better. We're passionate about creating solutions that drive progress and help people do what wouldn't be possible without us.  The future is calling. Will you answer?


KLA is well known for its high-performing business model which routinely produces significant profit margins and revenue. Key to supporting KLA business is the finance team that partners with corporate and global business organizations to provide expertise and guidance for developing and executing sound business models and practices.

The Finance organization consists of operations and corporate finance teams. The operations finance team influences business decisions by gathering the best available operations information, distilling it and making recommendations to our management team on the best course of action. The corporate team provides a broad range of services, such as financial planning, corporate accounting, tax, industry analysis and benchmarking, internal audits, SEC reporting and merger and acquisition support.


The Division BSR (Book/Ship/Revenue) Financial Analyst will support the Division Controller and the Division leaders in owning and driving BSR deliverables. Responsibilities include:

  • Perform scenario planning and support the annual strategic planning process
  • Extract data sets, perform analyses, build actionable reports and financial models
  • Provide analysis of business trends, such as customers, pricing etc.
  • Partner with sales, operations and other divisional functions to optimize BSR deliverables
  • Work closely with accounting team for effective and efficient financial data reporting
  • Maintain accurate database for bookings, shipment, revenue history and forecast
  • Work closely with corporate revenue team to fulfill statutory compliance requirements
  • Assist in all other ad hoc requests which require financial modeling, scenario analysis and simulations.
  • Partner and align with Ops Finance Peers and Global Operations.
  • Support period close processes, preparation of financial packages and reporting


  • Team player and Excellent communication / collaboration skills
  • Has a strong sense of ownership of the responsibilities and be self-motivated.
  • Proficient in SAP and strong MS Excel skills
  • Ability to manage multiple tasks in a time sensitive environment
  • Comfortable in ambiguous environment, comfortable approaching and communicating with different levels of the organization.
  • Independent and critical thinker, fast learner and excellent eye for detail
  • Analytical mindset and ability to provide meaningful analyses that are concise and actionable
  • Must be hard working, has a positive attitude and willingly contribute to a team.
  • Comfortable working in an ambiguous environment and be flexible to constant change.
  • Knowledge of revenue accounting and finance principles
  • Proficient in SAP/TM1 and strong MS Excel and Power point skills

Minimum Qualifications

Bachelor's Level Degree with at least 6 years of experience.

Equal Employment Opportunity

KLA is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Applicants will be considered for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability, or any other characteristics protected by applicable law.

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