Infrastructure Data Engineer

Date: Jul 21, 2021

Location: Irvine, CA, US, 92618

Company: Capital Group

Req ID: 40482 

Location: Irvine, CA 

Other location(s): Los Angeles (CA); San Antonio (TX) 

Relocation benefits offered: No 

Travel required: a. Up to 25% 


“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 Data Engineer at Capital Group.”


As a Data Engineer with an agile mindset you will be helping our team to bring the power of data to people throughout CG.  You will be part of the platform team (in information delivery) designing, implementing, and delivering the technology platform powering our Cloud based large-scale, critical, and complex data architecture, storage, and pipelines.  You will drive recommendations on building enterprise distributed data processing systems and data lakes, optimizing both computational and storage efficiencies on cloud platforms.


You will be responsible for all aspects of the cloud-based platform, including engineering/system design, security, performance tuning, automation, and administration.  You will evaluate new technologies and assist with implementation across multiple teams within LASR.  You will partner with multiple departments across technology to influence ways to solve problems, achieve business priorities, and provide leadership through innovation, critical thinking, collaboration and proactive risk management.  Your work will directly influence the provision of data that improves the lives of millions of people, every single day.


I am the person Capital Group is looking for.”


  • You have a bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Engineering or a related technical field, and/or 3-5 years’ relevant work experience in design and implementation of database/storage/network systems and well as system administration.
  • You have strengths in leadership, interpersonal, and problem solving skills with the ability to continually learn new concepts and technologies and effectively apply them
  • You can write and optimize advanced SQL queries with large-scale, complex datasets
  • You are familiar with CG infrastructure configuration, networking and security practices
  • You have some experience working with Azure and/or AWS cloud platforms, and understand the way cloud-based services are provisioned within the CG environment
  • You have technical knowledge of ETL/ELT technologies and a proven implementation track record leveraging complex SQL, ETL tools or API/file-based end points
  • You can coordinate complex, multi-department technical efforts using Agile SDLC
  • Database system administration skills, DevOps automation, Security Engineering, BI, Reporting/integration tools or related technologies.
  • You have implemented CI/CD pipelines
  • You have a solid understanding of the Big Data technology stack, including Databricks, Hive, Hbase, Airflow and Spark, along with coding proficiency in at least one modern language such as: Python, R, Java
  • Your background includes big data solutions and automating enterprise scale data pipelines
  • You’ve implemented big data processing technology like Hadoop, AWS Redshift, Microsoft MPP (SQL DW/Synapse), and Snowflake.



“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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