Principal Financial Analyst

Date: Jul 13, 2024

Location: Irvine, CA, US

Company: Skyworks


If you are looking for a challenging and exciting career in the world of technology, then look no further. Skyworks is an innovator of high-performance analog semiconductors whose solutions are powering the wireless networking revolution. Through our broad technology expertise and one of the most extensive product portfolios in the industry, we are Connecting Everyone and Everything, All the Time.


At Skyworks, you will find a fast-paced environment with a strong focus on global collaboration, minimal layers of management, and the freedom to make meaningful contributions in a setting that encourages creative thinking. We value open communication, mutual trust, and respect. We are excited about the opportunity to work with you and glad you want to be part of a team of talented individuals who together are changing the way the world communicates.

Requisition ID: 73242 

Job Description

The Principal Financial Analyst works closely with sales and marketing management, cost center managers, as well as other functional controllers within the Finance organization. Activities includes financial modelling associated with sales forecast, pricing analysis, sales commissions and incentives financial and management reporting, budget and planning process as well as supporting corporate finance initiatives.

Job Functions:

  • Lead financial planning and processes related to Sales and Marketing organization, including the month-end close, periodic forecast and annual plan
  • Manage Sales Commissions and Sales Incentives process
  • Manage and/or perform all monthly close and provide variance analysis
  • Performs technical analysis to determine present and future financial performance
  • Develop management reports & presentations for the department
  • Gathers, analyzes, prepares and summarizes recommendations for financial plans, acquisition activity, trended future requirements and operating forecast
  • Develop and maintain ad hoc analysis as required


  • Strong business analysis and Excel modelling, accounting and financial applications software: Hyperion Financial Management and SAP planning experience/knowledge preferred
  • Semiconductor Industry knowledge preferred, using updates and trend analysis to advance the organization
  • Ability to effectively communicate across all levels in the business



Experience and Education

Minimum 8+ years of finance and accounting experience with progressive responsibilities
Bachelor’s degree in business, finance or other related area; MBA preferred
Semiconductor experience a plus
Financial system experience a plus



The typical base pay range for this role across the U.S. is currently USD $87,600$167,900 per year. Starting base pay will depend on relevant experience and skills, training and education, business needs, market demands, the ultimate job duties and requirements, and work location. Skyworks has different base pay ranges for different work locations in the U.S. Benefits include access to healthcare benefits (including a premium-free medical plan option), a 401(k) plan and company match, an employee stock purchase plan, paid time off (including vacation, sick/wellness, parental leave), among others. Employees are eligible to participate in an incentive plan, and certain roles are also eligible for additional awards, including recognition and stock. These incentives and awards are based on individual and/or company performance. 


Skyworks is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Skyworks strives to create an accessible workplace; if you need an accommodation due to a disability, please contact us at

Nearest Major Market: Irvine California
Nearest Secondary Market: Los Angeles

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