If you are looking for big business and finance challenges, an opportunity to have an impact on the future of artificial intelligence and cloud computing and a place to grow your career, all while having fun in the process, this role in Microsoft's Cloud + Artificial Intelligence (C+AI) Controller Team is for you.
The Cloud and Artificial Intelligence (AI) Controller Team is seeking a highly motivated, collaborative and experienced finance and/or accounting professional with strong leadership skills and vision to lead monthly rhythms and controls, understand and articulate financial results, implement accounting policy, and develop and execute on a vision to evolve processes to scale with the growth and complexity of the business. This role plays a critical part in the future of Microsoft's cloud and artificial intelligence strategy!
This role will focus on leading a small team in Fargo and Japan with focus on enabling complex and significant initiatives within Microsoft's Cloud and AI business, with heavy focus on partnerships in Cloud Operations and Infrastructure (CO&I).
CO&I is an exciting and fast evolving cloud computing infrastructure division within Microsoft responsible for delivering Microsoft's online infrastructure services including datacenter build, lease and operations, networking, bandwidth, security, and incident management. CO&I supports over 200 online services including Bing, MSN, Office 365, Xbox Live, Skype, OneDrive and Microsoft Azure. Our infrastructure is comprised of datacenters running servers connected via a network spread globally, and applications that reach hundreds of millions of users every day.
The successful candidate will be someone who has a vision to drive simplicity in an area of complexity. The role places a premium on leading a small team and working collaboratively across a wide breadth of business partners across finance, CELA and engineering. Candidate will gain exposure across many fronts.
If you are passionate about bringing a wide range of leadership, accounting and business skills to drive completeness, accuracy, execution and compliance and participate in delivering Microsoft's long-term success, this is role for you.
Microsoft is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, ancestry, color, family or medical care leave, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, medical condition, national origin, physical or mental disability, political affiliation, protected veteran status, race, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, or any other characteristic protected by applicable laws, regulations and ordinances.
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