Outliers and outperformers wanted

Outliers and outperformers wanted

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Uncork Capital-backed companies are building kick-ass teams in engineering, marketing, sales, operations and more.

Revenue Controller



Accounting & Finance
Mountain View, CA, USA
Posted on Saturday, June 1, 2024

Company Description

DNAnexus is a leading provider of secure, scalable, and intuitive biomedical data analysis software and bioinformatics applications for the life sciences and healthcare communities. The company actively manages and supports more than 80 petabytes of complex genomic, multi-omic, and clinical datasets on behalf of a growing network of collaborations with large-scale biobanks, as well as leading pharmaceutical, clinical diagnostic, academic research, and government organizations. Over 40,000 scientists across 48 countries are now using the highly collaborative, cloud-based, end-to-end platform to gain data-driven insights that can advance scientific discovery, accelerate precision medicine, and improve patient care.

Job Description

Be part of a financial professional team, lead revenue aspects, monitor business activities and comply with the accounting principles across functions needs.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Determine and manage the company revenue recognition based on US GAAP.
  • Analyze new deals (ASC 606) and monitor existing ones
  • Responsibility for applying US GAAP for different, complex agreements including multiple-element transactions
  • Ensure accuracy of revenue recognition reporting and ASC 606 compliance.
  • Develop, document, and enforce accounting policies, procedures, and internal controls.
  • Assist with the preparation of monthly, quarterly, and annual reporting packages.
  • Audit and monitor commission calculations based on the ASC 606
  • Support and manage the preparation for audits.
  • Coordinate, partner and support cross-company functions with regards to revenue recognition and the revenue processes.
  • Build SOX compliant revenue processes and controls over order to cash.
  • Take a significant part in various process improvements (including information systems implementation)



  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting finance, or a related field; CPA certification required.
  • 3 + years of experience in comparable position.
  • Strong knowledge of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP).
  • Deep understanding of ASC 606 for SAAS.
  • Experience with ERP/CRM systems, preferably NetSuite and Salesforce
  • High proficiency in Microsoft Excel.
  • Attention to detail and a commitment to accuracy. Ability to work independently.
  • Ability to work with other teams throughout the organization.

Personal Characteristics

  • Ability to simplify complexity
  • Service oriented
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment
  • Excellent analytical skills including advanced knowledge of Excel
  • Precise attention to detail
  • Hardworking, committed, self-motivated, and independent
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced work environment and meet tight deadlines
  • Team player with great interpersonal and communication skill
  • Information systems experience - advantage

Salary and Other Compensation:
The total annual cash compensation for this position is between $180K and $200K with both a base salary and annual bonus component. Factors which may affect starting pay within this range may include geography/market, skills, education, experience, and other qualifications of the successful candidate.

The Company offers the following benefits for this position, subject to applicable eligibility requirements: medical insurance, dental insurance, vision insurance, 401(k) retirement plan, life insurance, long-term disability insurance, short-term disability insurance, flexible paid time off, 12 weeks of paid parental leave, and national holidays paid.

Additional Information

Headquartered in Mountain View, California, with over 220 team members across the United States and Europe, DNAnexus is experiencing rapid growth and market adoption. With the support of leading investors including Google Ventures and Blackstone, and trusted by hundreds of the world's biomedical leaders, the company is at the innovative forefront with our precision health data cloud to drive scientific breakthroughs. If you are interested in joining our team, please apply today!