Tax Technology Analyst

Multiple Locations
Required Experience: 0 year(s)
Employment Type: Full-Time
Salary Range: Not available
Posted 8 days ago
Job Description
Under Armour is all about performance. Because what we make empowers athletes in every form to push themselves, to turn good into great, and to stay hungry for whatever comes next. And this is exactly what we expect from each other.
Working with us means one key thing: no matter what you do, you see every day and every project as a chance to push your field forward. In every store and every office, we build teams where everyone is an MVP. And together we tackle every challenge head on. Because we work to push the gear, the game, and ourselves farther.
We’re looking for people who do more than good work. We’re looking for the Best in Every Game.
Under Armour is the chosen brand of this generation of athletes... and the athletes of tomorrow. We're about performance - in training and on game day, in blistering heat and bitter cold. Whatever the conditions, whatever the sport, Under Armour delivers the advantage athletes have come to demand.
That demand has created an environment of growth. An environment where building a great team is vital. An environment where doing whatever it takes is the baseline and going above and beyond to protect the Brand is commonplace.
The world's hungriest athletes live by a code, a pledge to themselves and everyone else: Protect This House... I Will.  Our goal is to Build A Great Team!  Will YOU…Protect This House?!
Purpose:  Support all aspects of tax technology and lead further adoption of best practices for tax automation, reporting, and data management using technical skills to improve tax processes and compliance, while adhering to the main pillars of Under Armour:
UA MISSION:  UNDER ARMOUR MAKES YOU BETTER.
UA VISION:  TO INSPIRE YOU WITH PERFORMANCE SOLUTIONS YOU NEVER KNEW YOU NEEDED BUT CAN’T IMAGINE LIVING WITHOUT.
UA VALUES:  LOVE ATHLETES; STAND FOR EQUALITY; FIGHT ON TOGETHER; CREATE FEARLESSLEY; ALWAYS CONNECT; STAY TRUE; THINK BEYOND; CELEBRATE THE WINS
Essential Duties and Responsibilities include but are not limited to the following:
Play a lead role in automating tax related data activities
Provide project management for tax related aspects of future SAP and ancillary system implementations, updates, and upgrades
Assist with development and lead testing of tax requirements for all SAP and ancillary system changes, implementations, updates, and upgrades
Own the maintenance, user-defined configuration, and continued enhancement of Vertex O Series, the Company’s sales & use tax engine
Develop cross-functional relationships with IT and other business partners to resolve tax related SAP and ancillary system issues and ensure tax requirements are considered for all system changes and enhancements 
Refine, streamline, and standardize tax reporting and data analytics by utilizing existing tools and identifying areas for enhancement
Provide technical support for the monthly, quarterly and annual accounting close and tax compliance processes
Work with tax and cross-functional teammates to establish goals and objectives for the tax relevant portions of the Company’s IT roadmap
Technical Attributes of Ideal Candidate include but are not limited to the following:
Bachelor’s degree in Information Systems, Computer Science, Statistics, or Accounting required
Master’s degree Accounting Systems, Management Information Systems, or Information Technology and Management is a plus
3+ years’ experience working in tax, accounting, business analytics, or related field required
Experience with an advanced ERP system (SAP, Oracle, etc.) required
Experience in data analytics systems (Alteryx, Tableau, Excel, etc.) required
Ability to communicate effectively at all levels and articulate ideas and actionable recommendations required
Experience with indirect sales and use tax and/or VAT across multiple geographies preferred
Experience with Vertex O Series preferred
Experience with large-scale tax or accounting business processes and data flows preferred
Experience with large data sets and/or data investigation preferred
Ideal candidate will bring a creative, positive, and helpful attitude; a team oriented, customer-centric working style
Under Armour is an equal employment opportunity employer.  We are committed to providing equal employment opportunities to all qualified individuals without regard to the following legally protected characteristics: race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy (including childbirth, lactation and related medical conditions), national origin, age, physical and mental disability, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information (including characteristics and testing), military/veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by local, state or federal law.  We assure you that your opportunity for employment with Under Armour depends solely on your qualifications.