Business Solution Design Manager

Date: Sep 25, 2022

Location: Irvine, CA, US, 92618

Company: Capital Group

Job Title: Business Solution Design Manager 

Req ID: 54014 

Location: IRV 

Other location(s): Irvine (CA) 

Hiring Manager: Eddie Lee 

Recruiter: Sara Schmidt 


  1. NOTE: We value flexibility and have a menu of options for our associates to leverage to help set up their work-life balance.  Our associates enjoy a hybrid approach with three days in the office on a weekly basis. We encourage you to discuss the specific guidelines for your role throughout your interview process.


“I can succeed as a Business Solution Design Manager.” 

As a Business Solution Design Manager on the Digital Transformation (DX) team, you will leverage your technical design expertise to partner with the business to design and implement strategic solutions that enable automation capabilities. You will engage with stakeholders within Investment Operations and the Information Technology Group to understand the strategic drivers of their business area and of Investment Operation’s overall priorities, guide associates in root cause problem definition, and inspire your team to find optimal solutions to those problems. You and your team will have a direct impact in enabling Capital Group’s ability to support new investment services, investment vehicles, asset types, and optimize current operational processes to achieve greater scale to support business growth.

To thrive in this role, you embrace ambiguity and lean into environments where you can step out of your comfort zone to open the door to innovation. You’ll be responsible for managing a team. This will include coaching, identifying stretch opportunities, assigning work, managing performance, and further developing the team to find better ways to identify and solve operational business problems. You will foster a culture where associates feel valued, engaged, and able to connect their contributions to Capital Group’s broader strategic priorities.          


“I am the person Capital Group is looking for.” 

  • You are an experienced thought leader and have successfully managed complex projects in a matrixed environment, ideally in the investment management industry.
  • You have people management experience and demonstrated success in building and mentoring high performing teams.
  • You’ve built a career driving the successful execution of projects and solutions to deliver business outcomes based on key drivers of delivery (i.e. timeliness, quality, budget, resources, scope and completeness). 
  • You have an ability to translate vision into product scope by planning, prioritizing, coordinating and overseeing cross-functional projects and initiatives. 
  • You also have a passion for automation and “Citizen Development” with demonstrated interest in low-code and/or no-code tools (such as Alteryx, Microsoft Power Platform, Tableau, etc.)
  • You take the time to create and maintain meaningful relationships. You’re a generous collaborator and you’ve fine-tuned your communication style to influence a variety of personalities.
  • You’re well-versed in current approaches to business problem-solving methods - business analysis, process re-engineering, Agile principles, design thinking and product/project management.
  • You have a bachelor’s degree or equivalent work experience.


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“I can learn more about Capital Group.” 


At Capital Group, the success of the people who invest with us depends on the people in whom we invest. That’s why we offer a culture, compensation and opportunities that empower our associates to build successful and prosperous careers. Through nine decades, our goal has been to improve people’s lives through successful investing. We know that our history is a testament to the strength of the people we hire. More than 7,800 associates in 30+ offices around the world help our clients and each other grow and thrive every day. Find us on LinkedIn, Glassdoor, FairyGodBoss, DiversityJobs and Instagram.


We are an equal opportunity employer, which means we comply with all federal, state and local laws that prohibit discrimination when making all decisions about employment. As equal opportunity employers, our policies prohibit unlawful discrimination on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, ancestry, sex (including gender and gender identity), pregnancy, childbirth and related medical conditions, age, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, marital status, sexual orientation, citizenship status, AIDS/HIV status, political activities or affiliations, military or veteran status, status as a victim of domestic violence, assault or stalking or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. 


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