Seasonal Tax Content Analyst - Plano

Intuit Plano, TX


Analysis of tax law changes,

including moderate to highly complex tax issues Clearly articulates requirements regarding changes to forms,

calculations and diagnostic messaging within specifications written for

software engineers Gathers and documents Tax Code

Requirements for quality and development purposes Could likely be involved in

programming to implement tax law content changes Builds and maintains relationships

with internal groups that require tax expertise Customer interaction to gather

learnings or provide assistance Interact with government agencies in

the course of development process and relationship-building Responsible for ensuring all deliverables are on-time and of

high quality – Quality is defined as contributing to solutions that deliver an

excellent end-to-end customer experience and a high measure of compliance with

business and technical requirements, and product/process documentation Applies standard practices and procedures to implement tax

product changes, and regularly experiments with ways to improve these processes Proactively seeks and obtains guidance from Senior and Staff

Tax Analysts, and uses these opportunities to develop skills and knowledge Routinely demonstrates effective execution of development

processes Continuously develops research and analysis skills for federal

and state tax legislation, code, regulations, forms and instructions Able to clearly communicate moderate to complex federal and state

tax issues to Product Management, Software Engineers, Technical Support and Quality

specialists to facilitate their understanding of relevant issues Develops test cases based on tax scenarios and executes the

scenarios to validate and verify accuracy and completeness of the software. Reports defects and quality metrics, and collaborates with

Quality Engineers on automation of the tests and triaging of test results Drives or leads improvement and research projects Trains and mentors more junior-level Tax Analysts, helping

them grow to higher levels of effectiveness

Qualifications Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance or other business related field. MS Accounting, MIS or Taxation and/or MBA highly desirable 3-7 years income tax preparation or analysis experience Certification in tax-related field highly desirable – Enrolled Agent and/or CPA is preferred Previous in-depth utilization of tax preparation software is highly preferred Strong understanding of federal and state taxation, preferably in multiple tax categories Individual, business, non-profit, estates and trusts, etc. Strong business analysis skills demonstrating strong business acumen Aptitude/ability to learn tax content development programming skills Positive “change agent” mindsets leadership, optimism, innovation, continuous improvement of work processes Exhibits continuous learning approaches w/ expanding influence Consultative, customer-focused approach to problem solving Demonstrates increasingly influential product leadership and decision-making skills Ability to partner across teams and functions, and influence across boundaries Highly organized with strong attention to detail Superior computer skills, including proficiency in moderate to complex operations utilized in spreadsheet programs or other common computer applications Excellent written and verbal communication skills