Finance Manager at SmartBear

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Quality isn’t just a goal. It’s the whole point.

Our customers are under a lot of pressure to deliver great software. But to compress lifecycles, add features, and compete in a world where ‘every company is now a software company’ is hard. And one mistake can mean their reputation, even future. That’s why it’s our mission to help. At any part of their software development lifecycle (SDLC), we provide the tools and discipline to focus on quality while streamlining their processes. So our customers can create and deploy software that works as designed – especially when it’s needed most. And we’re looking for people to join us.

Due to massive growth and market success, SmartBear is continuing to hire employees rapidly to scale our company globally. Reporting directly to the Director of FP&A, the Finance Manager will act as a strategic business partner to the company’s leadership and be responsible for advancing a multi-year finance strategy in partnership with the Director of FP&A and SVP of Finance. 


  • Responsible for monthly expense reporting for executive leadership team
  • Assist with annual expense planning and quarterly forecasting for a specific set of departments
  • Work collaboratively with budget owners to understand investment strategies and bridge monthly expense trends to budget
  • Help drive efficiency and automation with quarterly and monthly BOD reporting
  • Assist with post-acquisition integration efforts as needed
  • Assist with the annual Sales Billing Planning & Forecasting
  • Provide Ad hoc analysis in relation to customer billings analysis
  • Assist in the implementation of a Finance Planning tool
  • Analyzing data, reporting, and analysis
  • Work collaboratively with sales, marketing, and product functions to provide financial analysis
  • Responsible for assisting in the Monthly Close analysis and reporting relative to Sales billings. 
  • Responsible for assisting in the Quarterly Close Analysis / Reporting:  including Quarterly Flash (Forecast and Final) and BOD Reporting
  • Assist in the preparation of Monthly Management reporting decks
  • Drive continuous improvement within the FP&A team to streamline processes and improve communication to the business  
  • Work collaboratively with accounting team in order to provide support during Close cycles, to ensure alignment of analytics and reporting with budget and forecast elements


  • BA/BS in Finance or related field required
  • 5+ years of experience in financial planning and analysis
  • Strong organizational skills and attention to details
  • Excellent problem solving and analytical skills; proficient in Excel
  • Prior experience with NetSuite a plus
  • Prior experience with an EPM tool a plus
  • Ability to balance multiple priorities in a fast paced, high demand, results oriented environment 

About SmartBear

At SmartBear, we focus on your one priority that never changes: quality. We know delivering quality software over and over is complicated. So our tools are built to streamline your process while seamlessly working with the products you use – and will use. Whether it’s TestComplete, Swagger, Cucumber, ReadyAPI, Zephyr, or one of our other tools, we span from test automation, API lifecycle, collaboration, performance testing, test management, and more. Whichever you need, they’re easy to try, easy to buy, and easy to integrate. We’re used by 15 million developers, testers, and operations engineers at 24,000+ organizations – including world-renowned innovators like Adobe, JetBlue, FedEx, and Microsoft. Wherever you’re going, we’ll help you get there. Learn more at, or follow us on LinkedIn, Twitter, or Facebook.

SmartBear is an equal employment opportunity employer and encourages success based on our individual merits and abilities without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, ancestry, mental or physical disability, marital status, military or veteran status, citizenship status, age, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, medical condition, sex, sex stereotyping, pregnancy (which includes pregnancy, childbirth, and medical conditions related to pregnancy, childbirth, or breastfeeding), or any other legally protected status.
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Technology we use

  • Sales & Marketing
    • SalesforceCRM


Our office in located in Assembly Row overlooking the beautiful Mystic River surrounded by shopping, dining, and entertainment. We're conveniently located steps from the Assembly MBTA Orange line stop.

An Insider's view of SmartBear

What’s the vibe like in the office?

Everyone is very confident and engaged -both in our work and with each other. We're open minded and good listeners. Overall, we are high energy and the atmosphere is super positive. It feels like we're one big team, and you're comfortable speaking your mind because you know your teammates will be receptive and invested in moving things forward.


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How do you collaborate with other teams in the company?

SmartBear fosters a collaborative company culture. Our open concept office enables employees to walk up to each others desks to ask questions or meet in the Bear Cave. Since we are doing a hybrid model, we have implemented new Zoom rooms. Additionally, we are all very active on Slack.


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What makes someone successful on your team?

To be successful, employees are challenged to step out of their comfort zones and be engaged with their work. Across the company employees benefit from 1:1 meetings with their bosses where they can receive feedback & professional development training or to ask questions.


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What are SmartBear Perks + Benefits

SmartBear Benefits Overview

SmartBear is proud to offer a comprehensive benefits package designed to serve the needs of our employees. Just a few of which include:

-Great office perks including: $75 Sneaker reimbursement, free catered lunches on Friday's, and cold brew on tap
-Health benefits that offer varying levels of coverage and accessibility through Blue Cross Blue Shield
-Company-Paid benefits that protect you and your family from financial hardship
-Voluntary benefits to provide you with added security (We even offer Pet Insurance!)

Volunteer in local community
We've cleaned up the Mystic River, helped out at Rosie's Kitchen, and visted the YMCA
Partners with Nonprofits
Friends outside of work
Eat lunch together
Intracompany committees
Our Culture Committee has put on parties for SmartBear families, hosted a chili cook off, ran charity drives, and much much more!
Open door policy
Team based strategic planning
Group brainstorming sessions
Open office floor plan
Dedicated Diversity/Inclusion Staff
Highly diverse management team
Someone's primary function is managing the company’s diversity and inclusion initiatives
Hiring Practices that Promote Diversity
Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
Disability Insurance
Dental Benefits
Vision Benefits
Health Insurance Benefits
Life Insurance
Pet Insurance
Wellness Programs
Team workouts
Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
401(K) Matching
Company Equity
Performance Bonus
Child Care & Parental Leave Benefits
Child Care Benefits
Remote Work Program
Family Medical Leave
Company sponsored family events
We have a Family Halloween Party every year!
Vacation & Time Off Benefits
Unlimited Vacation Policy
Paid Volunteer Time
Paid Holidays
Paid Sick Days
Perks & Discounts
Casual Dress
Commuter Benefits
Company Outings
Free Daily Meals
We provide free breakfast on the last day of every month. Employees get free lunch on Friday.
Game Room
Stocked Kitchen
Some Meals Provided
Happy Hours
Recreational Clubs
Fitness Subsidies
Professional Development Benefits
Job Training & Conferences
Lunch and learns
Promote from within
Mentorship program
Online course subscriptions available
Customized development tracks
Paid industry certifications
Budget for industry certifications is determined by departmental budget.
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