Core Ops - Reference Data Manager

Date: Dec 2, 2021

Location: Irvine, CA, US, 92618

Company: Capital Group

Req ID: 43821 

Location: Irvine, CA 

Other location(s): N/A 

Relocation benefits offered: No 

Travel required: None 


“I can be myself at work.”


You define yourself by more than just a job title, and we want you to feel comfortable bringing your true self to work. We value your talents, your traditions and your take on the world  ̶  everything that makes you unique. We’re working hard to advance diversity, equity and inclusion in our organization and our communities because we know that what makes us different makes us better.


We want you to feel a strong sense of belonging. We value and welcome your experiences, ideas and identity. Over 40 employee resource groups unite our people and help to develop our collective empathy through unfiltered conversations about race, ethnicity, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, faith, disabilities, mental health and so much more.


“I can influence my income.”


You want to feel recognized at work. Your performance will be reviewed annually, and your compensation will be designed to motivate and reward the value that you provide. You’ll receive a competitive salary, bonuses and benefits. Your company-funded retirement contribution will be the equivalent of 15% of your annual pay (including bonuses).


“I can lead a full life.”


You bring unique goals and interests to your job and your life. Whether you’re raising a family, you’re passionate about where you volunteer, or you want to explore different career paths, we’ll give you the resources that can set you up for success.

  • Enjoy generous time-away and health benefits from day one, with the opportunity for flexible work options
  • Receive 2-for-1 matching gifts for your charitable contributions and the opportunity to secure annual grants for the organizations you love
  • Access on-demand professional development resources that allow you to hone existing skills and learn new ones


COVID-19 HIRING: Our recruiting and onboarding activities are virtual during the pandemic and we’ve transitioned to a work-from-home environment until further notice. We are offering generous work-from-home benefits to improve our associate’s ability to work remotely.


“I can succeed as a Reference Data Manager at Capital Group.”


As the Reference Data manager, based in Irvine, you will be actively engaged in redefining the operational environment that will support our business for years to come. You will coach and develop a team of motivated individuals and inspire them to achieve their highest potential. You will be responsible for ensuring the accurate and timely execution of all related business processes, including asset setups, data quality reporting and publication, identifying and remediating issues or exceptions. You will also directly engage with key Reference Data stakeholders (i.e. Front Office, Legal/Compliance, Valuations, Order Management, Corporate Actions, Fund Accounting, etc.) and partner closely with Information Technology to identify, prioritize and execute on key business projects and other business requests.



I am the person Capital Group is looking for.”


  • You have previous Aladdin, Bloomberg, and Charles River reference data experience
  • You have previous experience as a product owner
  • You have previous experience in working with reference & security master data
  • You enjoy effectively managing and leading reference data teams to meet daily operational objectives in a timely and accurate fashion.
  • You have developed and fostered a highly effective, highly engaged global team to reach their full potential.
  • You will collaborate with key business partners and stakeholders to review intake requests, review implementation capacity, and ensure alignment with key business priorities.
  • Accountable for prioritization of all work within reference data domain.
  • You have collaborated with stakeholders to develop and socialize product vision, strategy, roadmap, comprehensive release plan and key initiatives broadly with stakeholders.
  • You hold extensive Fixed Income and equity reference data knowledge.


“I can apply in less than 4 minutes.”


You’ve reviewed this job posting and you’re ready to start the candidate journey with us. Apply now to move to the next step in our recruiting process. If this role isn’t what you’re looking for, check out our other opportunities and join our talent community.


“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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Nearest Secondary Market: Los Angeles

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