: Technical Staff Accountant, SEC Reporting
8 Crosby Drive Bedford
Bedford, MA 01730

Employee Testimonials



The Staff Accountant will report to the Manager, Technical Accounting and SEC Reporting with significant exposure to the Senior Manager, Technical Accounting and SEC Reporting. He/she will be part of a high-performing team and will be expected to lead, take ownership of his/her areas of responsibility and ensure accurate and timely completion of company reporting requirements. This role will provide a variety of opportunities to be visible in the company

What You Will Do:

  • Key activities include but are not limited to:
  • Key contributor of month-end close process including journal entry preparation, account reconciliations and flux analysis related to technical accounting areas including, but not limited to, revenue, leases, internal-use software, investments and hedging.
  • Prepare quarterly external financial statements including equity rollforward, other comprehensive income, and consolidated cash flow statements.
  • Assist with preparation of all SEC filings, including the planning and execution of the filing, using Workiva software.
  • Maintain and update XBRL tagging in accordance with SEC requirements.
  • Support with researching disclosure requirements related to technical accounting issues and SEC requirements to ensure complete disclosures in filings.
  • Review the accuracy of data included in quarterly earnings press releases and other investor materials.
  • Assist with preparation of quarterly reporting packages for senior management.
  • Assist with researching technical accounting topics and adoption of new accounting pronouncements.
  • Assist in establishing and maintaining financial policies.
  • Assist in the annual audit as one of the primary points of contact for technical accounting matters.
  • Ensure compliance of key accounting controls for Sarbanes Oxley purposes.

To Be Successful You Will Have:

  • Bachelors Degree in Accounting.
  • 1+ years of related experience.
  • Solid understanding of US GAAP, including ability to research and form own conclusions.
  • Exposure to Oracle EBS and strong Excel skills preferred.
  • Must have (soft skills):
    • Self-motivated and eagerness to improve everything he/she touches.
    • Ability to work in a team environment across various departments or as an individual contributor as needed.
    • Attention to detail as well as analytical, problem solving and leadership skills.
    • Highly effective communication skills, both oral and written.
    • Willingness to respond to changing business needs of a growing company.
    • Self-confidence to work with senior leaders to support Accounting and Finance needs.

Employee Testimonials

Danielle Dean
Technical Director of Machine Learning

"I love how much iRobot emphasizes learning, risk-taking, and innovation, and gives me the opportunity to work with different people."

Eva Moscat
Manager, Software Engineering

"Every day I feel challenged – whether it’s technical problem solving, or getting my team up to speed on a new project and making sure they are happy, motivated, and developing in their careers."

Emiko Komori
Corporate Counsel

"Collaborating with people who are very passionate and dedicated to building products that bring joy and ‘wow!’ to customers is my favorite part of my job."

Brandon Rohrer
Principal Data Scientist

"iRobot is a wonderland for a data scientist. Our data helps us enhance our customers’ experiences by better understanding their needs and delivering new solutions to exceed their expectations."

Victoria Liceaga
Manager, Product Marketing

"The Global Marketing group is dynamic and lively. We are always moving fast to plan for new products, execute seasonal campaigns, and pivot based on changes in the market. We are so fortunate to be marketing products that our customers love as much as we do and that add real value to their lives."

Eric Burbank
Principal Mechanical Engineer

"The hardware engineering group at iRobot is incredibly innovative and fun to work with. We have a full range of engineers with many diversified talents. Everyone is incredibly willing to share their expertise and help out on challenges."

Evn Tomeny
Manager of Enterprise Collaboration

"The collaborative nature of the team is refreshing. Everyone works together to find interesting solutions to complicated problems, and contributions are appreciated from anywhere. Because of the diverse set of backgrounds and experiences, you’ll often find answers where you least expect them!"

Michelle Gattuso
VP Portfolio & Digital Product Management

"iRoboteers know that their contributions matter. They are always doing what they can to make things better and deliver great products that customers will love. We know we’ve had a hand in changing the world and it shows in our drive and determination to keep moving forward."

Lauren Stern
Principal Design Researcher

"Our team is unique because we have so many disciplines within the Design department. Owning and using a robot is a multi-faceted experience, and we all work together to create that experience for our users. The cross-discipline collaboration is really special. It’s a group of funny, enthusiastic, creative, kind people."

Sushmita Bawari
Director, Strategic Sourcing

"It’s great to have the opportunity to manage a global team and work with suppliers from all around the world. It really helps you appreciate how inter-connected everything is."