Position Summary

The CalSTRS Investments Branch is seeking an experienced individual to work as an Investment Officer III on the Investment Data Solutions team.

Under the general direction of the Associate Portfolio Manager, the Investment Officer III provides investment technology (IT) expertise for the Investment Branch. The incumbent supports efforts to optimize the use of data, advanced analytics, and technology to enable business growth, process automation and champion innovation. The incumbent is responsible for technical and qualitative support throughout the life cycle such as but not limited to business analysis, process mapping, testing, and end-user training and support. The incumbent is responsible for performing the following complex duties requiring the highest degree of independence, confidentiality, creativity and discretionary judgment while demonstrating effective oral and written communication skills, and professional knowledge of financial services applications.


Company Information

The California State Teachers’ Retirement System (CalSTRS) is the largest educator-only pension fund in the world. CalSTRS proudly provides retirement, disability and survivor benefits to California’s 949,000 public school educators and their families.

The Investments Branch manages a portfolio that is broadly diversified into seven asset categories with assets totaling approximately $307.9 billion as of September 30, 2023. In 2022, the CalSTRS Investments Branch was named one of the Best Places to Work in Money Management by the Pensions & Investments magazine for the eighth time since 2013.

CalSTRS is committed to setting best practice precedents, implementing innovative diversity and inclusion principles, motivating positive change, and advancing the world’s investment markets. We do this by establishing collaborative relationships across a vast network of investment managers, portfolio companies and industry associations in order to maximize returns and leverage opportunities for positive change.

We encourage you to join our world-class financial services institution and state agency. Our headquarters and member service centers located across the state feature sustainable construction, plenty of natural lighting and functionally-designed workspaces. At our LEED Platinum headquarters in West Sacramento, enjoy the full-service cafe, free onsite fitness center, bicycle library and walks along the Sacramento River. In addition to state-of-the-art amenities, we offer thriving wellness and sustainability programs, an award-winning employee recognition program, ongoing learning and development opportunities and our employees continue to support an inclusive environment.