Senior Manager, Revenue Recognition

TiVo Research   •  

San Jose, CA

8 - 10 years

Posted 244 days ago

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Hi. We’re TiVo. At our core, we’re innovators who continuously seek to fuel the ultimate entertainment experience. We touch the lives of binge-watching, music-loving, entertainment fanatics every day by inventing and delivering beautiful user experiences, and enable the world’s leading media and entertainment providers to nurture more meaningful relationships with their audiences.

We work hard, celebrate success and challenge everyone in our organization to make an impact.  If you are as passionate as we are about the intersection of technology and entertainment, join us today.


  • Leading the revenue recognition function – from non-standard deal modeling to applying the revenue recognition accounting guidance to providing disclosures to external reporting
  • Driving technical application of the revenue recognition accounting guidance
  • Advising sales teams, sales operations and shared services on deal structure and accounting consequences and outcomes
  • Evaluating and documenting the accounting treatment for non-standard revenue transactions
  • Reviewing activities associated with non-recurring engineering (professional services) agreements
  • Owning the revenue recognition processes for internal control purposes
  • Ensuring timely documentation of key revenue recognition issues
  • Serving as liaison with external auditors on accounting and reporting matters related to revenue recognition
  • Working in a cross-functional manner with Controllership, FP&A, Sales and Sales Operations, Legal and Shared Services to ensure the integrity of financial information, resolve accounting issues and provide financial/accounting advice
  • Managing one direct report
  • Reporting to the Chief Accounting Officer
  •  Education/Skills/Experience: 

    • Minimum of 8 years of experience with recent public accounting client service (Big 4 preferred)
    • Bachelor’s degree and CPA required
    • Strong understanding of US GAAP and exposure to complex revenue recognition transactions is a must.
    • Proficient at writing technical accounting memos
    • Good judgment, problem identification and problem solving ability
    • Systems knowledge (Oracle) helpful