Technology Rotational Experience Associate

Date: Jan 18, 2019

Location: Irvine, CA, US, 92618

Company: Capital Group

Req ID:  29131
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.

 

Our Information Technology Group is a diverse and vibrant team of 1,400 associates globally. Our mission is to work collaboratively to provide technology solutions that help deliver against a critical business driven agenda.

 

The Technology Rotational Experience (TREx) is a 2-year development-centric program. As a TREx Associate, you will complete three eight-month rotations in our Southern California office(s) working in areas such as solutions engineering, architecture, emerging technologies, technology support, project management or business operations management. You will learn how information technology elevates our ability to provide the best investment platforms for our customers, the fundamentals of the investment management process and how the Capital System has sustained superior results over time.

 

What you may do:

  • End-to-end solution delivery for a specific feature(s) within a product. Contribute to solution delivery through activities such as analysis, development, testing, development and support.
  • Perform analysis and research on emerging technologies, examines industry trends, and creates written research reports.  Present briefings and drive lab experiments to formulate a position on what technology trends and products are of most value to us in pursuing our business and technology strategies.
  • Support Capital Group’s business cycles through implementation and integration of technology, office systems and other supported technologies.
  • Analyze, track and report during all phases of the project lifecycle. Provide project support to project management team for planning, organization and execution of projects.
  • Provide analytical and coordination support for IT Business Operations functions. Coordinate and support IT business operations, including communications, portfolio management, resource management, data analytics, and/or metrics tracking.
  • Maximize learning and networking through each rotational experience to build a strong foundation of technical skills, business integration and industry/domain/technology knowledge.

 

Who we're looking for:

  • You are currently a senior pursuing a technically focused Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Math, Statistics, Decision or Info Analytics, Data Science or equivalent.
  • You have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or above.
  • You have a real passion for Technology.
  • You have demonstrated leadership in extra-curricular activities.
  • You express ideas effectively and interact professionally with others.
  • You are a continuous learner, with a hunger for knowledge.
  • You are highly collaborative.

 

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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