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Sacramento, CA
1001 to 5000 employees
1932
Government
Finance
$2 to $5 billion (USD) per year
Fidelity Investments, Principal Financial Group, TIAA

Working at CalPERS

California's public-sector retirees already have a place in the sun; CalPERS gives them the money to enjoy it. CalPERS is the California Public Employees' Retirement System, the largest public pension system in the US. It manages retirement and ... Read more

CalPERS Reviews

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CalPERS Interim CEO Douglas Hoffner
Douglas Hoffner
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    Former Employee - Data Architect in Sacramento, CA
    Former Employee - Data Architect in Sacramento, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at CalPERS full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Good environment for employee morale

    Cons

    Lots of management too top heavy

    Advice to Management

    Streamline the process to enable employee making decisions

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CalPERS Interviews

Experience

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Getting an Interview

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    BAS Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Chicago, IL
    Declined Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied through a recruiter. I interviewed at CalPERS (Chicago, IL) in April 2015.

    Interview

    Asked 5 questions which are basic and straight forward and the timeframe was 25 minutes. 5 minutes for me to ask questions. five people were present and I was asked 5 different set of questions. They answered my questions and told me they get back to my candidature in a week or two.

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