Internal Audit Associate at Datadog
Datadog is the world-class monitoring and security platform for cloud applications. We’re dedicated to creating, developing, and supporting our product and customers, allowing for seamless collaboration and problem-solving among Dev, Ops and Security teams globally. Built by engineers, for engineers, our SaaS product is used by organizations of all sizes across a wide range of industries to enable digital transformation, cloud migration, and infrastructure monitoring of our customers’ entire technology stack. Given the resilience of cloud technologies and importance placed today in digital operations and agility, Datadog continues to innovate and is well positioned for the long term.
Datadog's Finance team works with teams across the organization, providing commercial, operational and analytical support to ensure that Datadog's business continues to grow as rapidly and efficiently as possible.
We are looking for an individual with experience auditing and working with technology companies that are fast-paced, work ideally in the cloud or SaaS, and develop products that are used by millions of consumers globally. This position will work closely with the Internal Audit Manager, working across our global organization to identify technology and business risks and help manage the impact on the organization. You will participate in assurance and advisory projects within areas such as sales & operations, enterprise IT, data infrastructure, finance, financial systems, revenue engineering, and the technology platform.
You’ll thrive in this position if you are effective in agile, fast-moving organizations and enjoy working in a high-performing and highly-collaborative international team environment. This position is based in our NYC HQ.
Assist with the annual SOX 404 financial statement mapping, risk assessment and scoping process identifying significant business units, transaction cycles and critical processes and accounts ensuring an adequate scope and testing of the Company’s financial statements
Obtain a thorough understanding of processes in order to document and enhance narratives, process flowcharts, control descriptions, and risk control matrices
Execute SOX testing, include performing design and operating effectiveness testing, identifying issues and reporting, for key processes
Coordinate with business owners to ensure controls are being properly designed and thought through when business or organization changes occur
Assist in ad-hoc projects as required
BS/BA degree in Accounting/Finance
A professional with 1+ years of experience with public accounting and/or internal audit with financial audit experience/SOX 404 audit experience
A strong auditor with experience in auditing public companies and compliance with Sarbanes-Oxley Act, Section 404 and the Public Company Oversight Board (PCAOB) Standards
Knowledgeable of the requirements of the Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002, Section 404, PCAOB Standards, US GAAP, SEC reporting requirements, GAAS, and other applicable professional guidance
Knowledgeable of external auditor requirements and reporting
A strong communicator (written and verbal)
Proficient in G-suite and/or Excel, Word, PowerPoint etc.
Self-motivated and able to work under pressure; dependable with deliverables and deadlines, able to multi-task
In the process of obtaining certifications: CPA, CIA or CISA
Experience with Salesforce, Netsuite, Coupa, Workday etc.
Knowledge of cloud systems: AWS, Google Cloud, Azure
Experience with AuditBoard
Why You Should Apply:
Generous and competitive global and US benefits
New hire stock equity (RSUs) and employee stock purchase plan
Continuous career development and pathing opportunities
Product training to develop an in-depth understanding of our product and space
Best in breed onboarding
Internal mentor and buddy program cross-departmentally
Friendly and inclusive workplace culture
Equal Opportunity at Datadog:
Datadog is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer and is proud to offer equal employment opportunity to everyone regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity, veteran status, and more. We also consider qualified applicants regardless of criminal histories, consistent with legal requirements.
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