Senior Accountant

Virgin Hyperloop, Los Angeles

We give people the time of their lives. We are Virgin Hyperloop.

To connect the world, we must reflect the world. At Virgin Hyperloop, we’re bringing together unique perspectives, empowering our community to celebrate all voices, and creating equal opportunities to build, grow, and thrive. 


The Finance and Accounting Department is the steward of the company’s resources that will enable Virgin Hyperloop to become a reality. We are a talented, knowledgeable, and driven team that is constantly learning and improving to deliver the best service to the organization. We are hiring a Lead Accountant who will play an integral role in the Finance and Accounting Team by owning the GL, accounting for fixed assets, and managing the accounting for international subsidiaries. The Lead Accountant will collaborate with various levels and departments within the organization to produce solutions. As the Lead Accountant, your work will reflect the team’s values of Integrity, Grit, Hard-Work, Accuracy, and Timeliness.


  • Prepares and records asset, liability, revenue, and expense entries by compiling and analyzing account information
  • Reconcile assigned accounts such as cash, fixed assets, deferred rent liabilities, prepaid expenses, leases and accrued expenses
  • Maintain ownership of the capital asset management system and tracking. This includes the maintenance of capital asset records and corresponding depreciation expense
  • Standardize workpaper documentation and implement process improvements
  • Manage and coordinate the preparation of regular reporting packages and statutory reporting for international subsidiaries
  • Responsible for the consolidation, review and analysis of financial information from international operations, working with global counterparts
  • Assists in preparation of monthly management report and accompanying schedules, worksheets and narratives, including variance reports
  • Analyze fluctuations in the financial statements and propose any necessary adjustments or reclassifications
  • Prepare filings for state and local taxes and the US Census Bureau
  • Assist with US and statutory audits
  • Update & maintain the Chart of Accounts in NetSuite
  • Support accounting team with various ad-hoc projects and requests


  • Bachelors in Accounting
  • Combined Private Industry Experience and Public Accounting Experience
  • Active CPA license
  • Fixed asset accounting experience
  • In-depth understanding of US GAAP & understanding of the P&L, Balance Sheet, and Cashflow Statement and their relationships
  • Expert Excel skills including use of Pivot Tables, VLookUps, Macros, etc.
  • High-level of accounting and analytical expertise
  • Strong organizational and communication skills
  • Self-motivated and able to work both as a member of a team and independently to accomplish responsibilities
  • Strong multi-tasking skills and ability to excel in a fast-paced, dynamic environment
  • Superb attention to detail and deadline-driven
  • Seeks opportunities for continuous improvement


  • Systems Knowledge: NetSuite, Coupa, and Concur
  • Manufacturing or Aerospace experience a plus
  • Tax compliance



Now is your chance to leave your mark on the future. If the thought of building a sustainable, completely new form of high-speed transport sounds exciting, come join our team. Virgin Hyperloop is the first company in the world to have put passengers on a Hyperloop system, and now we’re creating an all-electric cargo transport system for the third millennium. Work in a fast-paced, collaborative environment with the best of the best in engineering talent. This is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to do something that’s never been done before, a history-making, global solution that will shape the future of logistics and mobility.
We offer a competitive salary and benefits package including health, vision, dental coverage, and 401(k). We also offer a generous daily lunch stipend, a dog-friendly environment, unlimited vacation for exempt employees, and a culture that values diversity and inclusion.

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About Virgin Hyperloop

Time is precious. We’re dedicating ours to this purpose. We give people the time of their lives. We are Virgin Hyperloop.

Working at Virgin Hyperloop means collaborating with some of the most brilliant, creative, and hard-working people we have ever met. We innovate, test, and build the future we want to see – in years not decades. We understand that time away from work can spark out of the box solutions, and we support families with flexible work schedules and paid family leave. If you thrive on challenge, collaboration, and the boundless potential of a start-up environment, then we encourage you to apply.

Want to learn more about Virgin Hyperloop? Visit Virgin Hyperloop's website.