Data Engineer

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Date: Mar 15, 2019

Location: Irvine, CA, US, 92618

Company: Capital Group

Req ID:  29720
Experience Level: Entry-Level 
Other Location(s): N/A   

Come grow with us

At Capital Group, how we work is defined by shared values that include absolute integrity, respect and collaboration. But it’s more than that. It’s smart and highly driven people united in purpose to serve our investors and one another.

Bring your energy and unique perspective to Capital and you’ll have the opportunity to grow with us professionally, personally, and financially. You’ll be part of a team that genuinely cares about helping you succeed. You’ll work alongside talented colleagues, many of whom build long careers while progressing through multiple roles, establishing lifelong friendships and making a difference in our communities. In return for your contributions, you’ll receive premier compensation and benefits, and a company-funded retirement plan that ranks among the most generous.


The Information Delivery team within Application Services IT group supports the Marketing, Sales, and Service Lines of Business at Capital. We are responsible for building and maintaining high quality data solutions that maximize business value, while also supporting Capital Group’s vision of data centricity.
The Data Engineer based in Irvine, CA participates in building analytical pipelines that automate data flows and predictive or prescriptive algorithms.  The associate will perform data analysis, partner with our business on the application of these data sets to solve business problems, and optimize the storage of this data to support these pipelines.  
  • Participates in the discovery and capture of data requirements from business stakeholders and technology partners, performs data analysis, and creates high level data designs for information solutions
  • Participates in the development, testing, and implementation of data delivery and machine learning pipelines, by translating business data and non-functional requirements into working code
  • Analyzes, interprets, and visualizes data to help users meet complex reporting and analytical business needs for requests from senior business stakeholders or other technology areas
  • Provides support for production releases and incidents involving information solutions, with increasingly complex components and dependencies
  • Advises and trains business users on effective use of available data, tools, and usage techniques
  • Bachelor’s Degree preferred in a statistics, mathematics, or related field 
  • 0-3 years of experience performing in an analyst or development role working with business users to understand business requirements, document them and help transform them into technology solutions
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills
  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written
  • Financial services industry experience
  • Experience with data analysis utilizing SQL, R, Python, in addition to reporting tools (Tableau preferred)


Company Overview:
Founded in 1931, Capital Group is one of the world’s largest and most trusted investment management companies and home to the American Funds. We manage more than US$1.7 trillion in assets, and our 7,500 associates make our clients their first priority every day. When we do our job right, millions of investors around the world fulfill their dreams and financial goals, from home ownership and higher education, to a comfortable retirement. Our long-term investment results and outstanding service set us apart from our competitors, while our workplace sets us apart from other employers. 
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. 

Nearest Major Market: Irvine California
Nearest Secondary Market: Los Angeles

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