Application Services Manager

The Capital Group Companies Inc Irvine , CA 92618

Posted 3 months ago

Req ID: 31064

Experience Level: Manager

Other Location(s): N/A

Relocation offered: Yes

Travel required: None

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 Application Services Manager based in Irvine, CA leads and develops high-performing teams responsible for the delivery of Sales Performance Management (SPM) technology solutions to support North American Distribution (NAD)'s Sales, Insight & Analytics, and HR Finance groups. You will partner with business leaders and cross-functional IT teams to identify strategic vision, develop, and execute on technology roadmaps. As an Application Service Manager, you will play a critical leadership role in driving, defining, delivering and supporting the technology solutions to enable Sales Compensation, Territory Management, and Financial Planning business functions.


  • Coach, mentor, motivate and lead technology team and organization

  • Build and maintain world-class high-performance team(s) and cultivate technological excellence, innovation, and culture of end-to-end solution ownership.

  • Lead by example and be hands-on.

  • Own Sales Performance Management (SPM) data and technology solutions across multiple business capabilities and domains. It covers Transaction Management, Sales Compensation, Territory Management, Financial Planning etc.

  • Work closely with senior business leaders to develop solutions to achieve strategic business outcomes

  • Owns strategy and roadmaps for the end-to-end data SPM solutions in Sales, Insights & Analytics, and HR Finance

  • Lead the team to optimize Agile development process and product management proficiency

  • Implement quality solutions, while proactively managing timeline, scope, cost and risks

  • Monitor organizational and operational effectiveness and excellence through the use of data and metrics.

  • Provide expert technical guidance to key Business and IT stakeholders

  • Articulate solution options, trade-offs, risks, and alignment to business and technology/architecture strategy.

  • Provide thought leadership and a subject matter expertise in current and emerging technology and business industry trends.

  • Responsible for solution health and technology innovation.

  • Collaborate and Influence

  • Partner with Business, their ITG teams and vendors to successfully deliver and run solutions.

  • Partner with senior business leaders within entrusted domain(s).

  • Ensure deep technology integration with Business.


  • Bachelor's degree in computer science, engineering or related technical discipline

  • EPM(Enterprise Performance Management) or SPM(Sales Performance Management) experience implementing one or more of the following technologies: Anaplan, Hyperion Planning, HFM, PBCS/ePBCS, OneStream, is a big plus

  • Strong technical skills and experience in application development, data management and integration

  • Proven success building strong business and stakeholder relationships

  • Strong ability to learn business, connect dots and apply technologies to enable business

  • Strong project execution and product management skills and experience

  • Strong planning and estimation skills, experience in Agile development and continuous improvement

  • Proven people management experience including development through coaching, mentoring, and support

  • Cloud solutions management experience is a plus

  • Expert communication skills, both verbal and written

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

Job Segment: ERP, Developer, Computer Science, Data Management, Application Developer, Technology, Data

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