KLA Careers

Sr. Finance Business Analyst

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?


The Global Service Support Organization (GSS) team headquartered in Milpitas, CA is our service organization that consists of Service Sales and Marketing, Spares Supply Chain management, Field Operations, Engineering, Product Training, and Technical Support.  The GSS organization partners with our field teams and customers in all business sectors to maintain the high performance and productivity of our products through a flexible portfolio of services. Our comprehensive services include: proactive management of tools to identify and improve performance; expertise in optics, image processing and motion control with worldwide service engineers, 24/7 technical support teams and knowledge management systems; and an extensive parts network to ensure worldwide availability of parts.


  • Service Financial Systems and Data Analysis
    • Own execution of an Access Database to distribute margin costs to the install base. Database is used to assess profitability of deal proposals, revenue modeling, and overall Service profitability by region, customer, and various product lines.
    • Maintain Hana Database reference tables used for business reporting
    • T&E Reporting and Overtime Analysis for the WW Service Division
    • Investigate Robotic options for data processing that will improve team efficiency
    • Perform User Acceptance Testing on new/modified Hana reports that have financial implications
    • Review Non-Employee Work Force reports and highlight financial implications
    • Perform various ad hoc analysis and present information using data visualization techniques
  • Cost of Service Analytics
    • Interface with off-shore team to validate cross-charges
    • Prepare quarterly Cost of Service Metrics packages
    • Propose predictive modeling for parts and labor consumption on tools under warranty
    • Calculate overhead rates to be applied to parts and labor
    • Research Warranty date discrepancies
  • Service FP&A Support
    • Prepare revenue profitability metrics such as Customer Revenue vs Service Revenue, Contract ASP, and contract status change.
    • Own periodic financial reporting packages and metrics for a >1B service business. 


  • Team player with a positive attitude, strong sense of ownership, and analytical mindset
  • Extensive background in data mining and financial analysis
  • Solve problems independently & proactively 
  • Excellent communication skills with the ability to distill large amounts of data into coherent summarized written and oral presentations with appropriate context
  • Experience using business intelligence tools (e.g. Power BI, Tableau)
  • Travel will be required for this role

Minimum Qualifications

Master's Level Degree with at least 2 years of experience. OR Bachelor's Level Degree with at least 3 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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