Virgin Orbit, LLC

Sr. Oracle Functional Analyst - Finance

Job Locations US-CA-Long Beach
Req No.
Information Technology
Regular FT


Long Beach, CA



Job Type:


Who we are




At Virgin Orbit, we are launching the small satellite revolution, enabling missions that were previously unimaginable. We are delivering Virgin’s legendary customer experience by combining advanced technology with a diligent, hard-working team. We have built a workplace and a workforce of the future, knowing that our decisions and investments of today are launching the industries of tomorrow. We have engaged a diverse and inclusive community of doers and dreamers alike, empowering all those working today to build satellites and constellations that will change the world. At Virgin Orbit, we are opening space for good. Search all of our job openings on our career portal.



Sr. Oracle Functional Analyst - Finance


Position Summary 

Virgin Orbit (VO) is seeking a new member for our Information Systems team to serve as a Sr. Oracle Functional Analyst - Finance.  


This role is hands-on with direct interaction with our business users and vendors, must have great attention to detail and excellent people skills.  This is a full-time position at our rocket factory in beautiful Long Beach, California.

Your Mission

  • Oversight of and functional expert for the Oracle EBS applications.
  • Scoping, sizing, design, and documentation of configuration and customizations.
  • Experience in systems integration (preferably Oracle EBS).
  • Super user functional training, creation, and maintenance of training material.
  • Key contributor in identifying process improvements, implementing changes, and ensuring best practices.
  • Collaborate and partner with other departments to help support the business from an accounting and financial reporting perspective.
  • Promote a culture of high performance and continuous improvement that values learning and a commitment to quality.
  • Help Virgin Orbit do our part to make the world a better place.
  • Constantly learn new things—and share them with your team members.
  • Perform other duties assigned.

What you bring

If you want to join us, you’d better have all of these…

  • BS degree in Finance, Accounting, IT, Computer Science, or a related field.
  • 7+ years’ experience as a Functional Business Analyst in Oracle EBS Financial Suite (R12).
  • Hands-on experience on the following Oracle modules: AR, AP, GL, FA, CE, PA, PO, OM, SLA, eBTax/Tax Management, and Advance Collections with a good functional understanding of Manufacturing and Supply Chain flows.
  • Good understanding of Oracle Order Management and Procure to Pay cycle.
  • In-depth knowledge of designing, configuring, and architecting Oracle EBS Financials functional domains such as General Ledger, Payables, Receivables, Expenses, Fixed Assets, Cash Management and Forecasting, Budgeting, Intercompany Accounting, Encumbrance Accounting, Subledger Accounting SLA, Treasury Management, Tax Management, Financial Consolidation, Project Contracts, Projects Costing, Project Billing, and others.
  • Deep Understanding of all Finance & Project based business processes, including accounting and corporate reporting standards.
  • Excellent problem-solving and debugging skills with experience in troubleshooting issues.
  • Good understanding of industry best practices for financial procedures and significant experience with multi-channel organizations.
  • Excellent oral and communication skills and ability to lead client workshops independently.
  • Should have solid basic PL/SQL query understanding.
  • Should be able to write functional specs and design documents.
  • Oracle cloud module understanding is a plus.
  • Strong analytical skills and ability to think in a complex and rapidly changing environment.
  • Ability to learn quickly and manage multiple projects at a given point in time.
  • Proven experience in a fast-paced, manufacturing environment (aerospace a plus).
  • Must be a U.S. person as defined by the ITAR (22 CFR §120.15).
  • Passion for space exploration and a firm belief in the utility of affordable access to space.
  • Ability and desire to perform in a fast-paced, rapidly changing work environment.
  • Self-driven, highly motivated, and committed to improvement, inter-team communication skills, and attention to detail.
  • Must be able to provide proof of US-approved Covid-19 full vaccination status, unless otherwise exempted by an approved reasonable medical or religious accommodation from Virgin Orbit.

… and you should probably have a bunch of these, too.

  • Experience in aerospace, aviation, or automotive/heavy equipment industries is preferred.
  • Excellent interpersonal, coaching, and leadership skills.
  • Ability to thrive as a ‘one person team’.
  • Ability to add something unique and positive to our team.
  • Generally high level of all-around awesomeness.

Salary Range

$80,000 - $115,000

Total Rewards at Virgin Orbit

At Virgin Orbit, we are STRAIGHT UP, which means we encourage honest and transparent communication. Our goal is to help you interpret the pay range you see and understand that compensation is much more than simply base pay.  Individual compensation packages are based on candidate-unique attributes, including, but not limited to, skills, experience, qualifications, and other job-related factors.  Cash compensation is only part of the total reward package, and the range reflects a strong market-based salary.  Some jobs may also be eligible for bonus, overtime pay, weekend work compensation and differentials.  In addition to cash compensation, all Virgin Orbit teammates are eligible for equity which includes stock options and/or RSUs (Restricted Stock Units) and an Employee Stock Purchase Plan (ESPP). 


At Virgin Orbit, you work alongside some of the best and brightest, on the coolest premier dedicated small satellite launch service.  We also know that benefits and belonging are an important piece of your total rewards package.  At Virgin Orbit we offer some of the best around:


  • Robust time off with holiday shut down between Christmas and New Year
  • Better than market 401k including a Safe Harbor plan
  • Superior health and welfare benefits offering an average 90% of benefits premiums paid, including some plans with zero employee contributions
  • Financial wellness through Northstar which includes your personal financial advisor
  • Paid parental leave
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • A variety of optional benefits such as pet insurance and discounts, and remote and/or hybrid opportunity for some positions
  • Health Reimbursement program providing up to $3,000 max per year for eligible teammates 
  • Employee Resource Groups, Virgin cultural gatherings and success celebrations, professional growth opportunities, and more!


At Virgin Orbit, pay and total rewards is about offering competitive programs for any stage of your life and career. We constantly look for opportunities to enhance our programs and reward our teammates and we update our benefits offerings regularly.

Other Requirements:

ITAR Requirements

To conform to U.S. Government space technology export regulations, applicant must be a U.S. citizen, lawful permanent resident of the U.S., protected individual as defined by ITAR (22 CFR §120.15) or eligible to obtain the required authorizations from the U.S. Department of State.


Personal Requirements

Our idea of a happy life: build rockets, work with brilliant people, serve purposeful customers, and open access to space. Sir Richard Branson’s belief is “If you get the perfect mix of people working for your company, you have a far greater chance of success.” From the very start, we have placed top priority on growing and fostering a team of creative, diverse, and talented women and men. 


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Virgin Orbit is an Equal Opportunity Employer; employment with Virgin Orbit is governed on the basis of merit, competence and qualifications and will not be influenced in any manner by race, color, religion, gender, national origin/ethnicity, veteran status, disability status, age, sexual orientation, marital status, mental or physical disability or any other legally protected status.