Senior Manager, Stock Administration (US – Remote)

US - Remote

Sysdig is driving the standard for securing the cloud and containers. We created Falco, the open standard for cloud-native threat detection, and consistently contribute to open source software projects.  We are passionate, technical problem-solvers, continually innovating and delivering powerful solutions to secure the cloud from source to run.

We value diversity and open dialog to spur ideas, working closely together to achieve goals. We’re an international company that understands how to cultivate a strong culture across a remote team. And we're a great place to work too — we've been named a Bay Area Best Place to Work by the San Francisco Business Times and the Silicon Valley Business Journal for three years now! We were recognized by Deloitte as one of the 500 fastest growing organizations in 2020 and 2021. We are looking for team members who have a passion for container and cloud security and are willing to dig deeper to help our customers. Does this sound like the right place for you?

What will you be doing?

  • Own broad responsibility for Sysdig’s equity programs, including administering equity plans (US and international) and processing equity grants, exercises, and terminations
  • Design and implement educational sessions, presentations, and communication materials for the global employee base to support an understanding of equity programs and policies
  • Lead equity plan financial reporting activities for audit and external reporting
  • Partner with the Legal, People Operations and Accounting teams to develop processes which ensure the accuracy of all equity data
  • Ensure compliance with federal, state, and foreign regulations along with securities laws
  • Assist efforts to improve the stock administration function, including improving and introducing additional best practices with controls, automate routine work streams and paperwork processes to ensure more efficient, accurate, and processing of stock administration matters and reports
  • Maintain company capitalization table including shares authorized and outstanding.
  • Ability to manage external and internal resources to help with the execution of all of matters above
  • Prepare all equity related journal entries, including vesting, exercise and stock based compensation.
  • Reconcile Netsuite and Carta related to equity transactions during month end close.
  • Audit support for year-end audits, as well as ensuring internal controls are operating effectively.

What skills and experience do you need?

  • 7+ years of relevant experience in administration of global broad-based equity programs with experience transitioning from private to a publicly traded company
  • Certified Equity Professional (CEP) is strongly preferred
  • Experience working directly with major third-party equity software systems (Carta) preferredSen
  • Experience with U.S. federal and state taxation relating to equity compensation and general knowledge of global taxation
  • Understanding of accounting standards relating to equity compensation
  • Experience and desire to partner with other teams in the equity-related processes, including Legal, People Operations and Accounting
  • Desire to contribute to equity-related policies from both a philosophical and operational perspective
  • Exceptional attention to detail with the ability to identify issues and propose solutions to complex situations
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and a positive attitude
  • Ability to directly interact with, and build trusted relationships, with internal and external partners and leaders
  • Ability to make recommendations and decisions with imperfect facts
  • Independent and strategic thought with a willingness to take on additional responsibilities

When you join Sysdig, you can expect:

  • Competitive compensation including equity opportunities
  • Flexible hours and unlimited time off 
  • Additional recharge days
  • 401k matching (starting the day you do)
  • Parental leave and fertility support
  • Health Savings, Flexible Spending and Dependent Care Accounts 
  • Mental wellbeing support through Modern Health for you and your family
  • Monthly wellness reimbursement
  • Career growth

Are you ready to join us?

We're excited to receive your application.