Business Partnership Opportunities


Alternative Solicitation

CalSTRS uses the Alternative Solicitation method to support investment operations and assist in the implementation of its investment strategy. External investment managers are a typical solicited service.


Invitation for Bid

The Invitation For Bid (IFB) method is for simple products or services requiring routine personal or mechanical skills.

General Information

There are no current IFBs


Request for Information

The Request For Information (RFI) method collects information about the products or services of suppliers.

General Information

There are no current RFIs


Request for Offer

The Request for Offer (RFO) method is for products or services under existing California Multiple Award Schedules (CMAS) or Master Service Agreements (MSA).


Enterprise Business Architect

The purpose of this RFO is to select one (1) experienced senior level Enterprise Business Architect with knowledge of pension, financial and architecture processes to ensure that business strategy and relevant technology trends are represented in CalSTRS Information Technology (IT) processes and systems.

The Enterprise Business Architect is responsible for helping CalSTRS realize its future-state enterprise architecture through involvement on program and/or project teams that progress CalSTRS Enterprise Business Architecture.


Senior Business Analyst

CalSTRS is seeking an experienced Senior Business Analyst with detailed knowledge and experience of providing in-depth business analysis services for large organizations, preferably pension/financial systems, leading or participating in the technical implementation of software, systems, and/or applications automating complex business processes.

The Business Analyst will support the Pension Solution Project Business Lead or designee and perform tasks to ensure business requirements are met through design and testing.


Request for Proposal

The Request for Proposal (RFP) method secures complex or uncommon products or services needing professional skills and expertise.


EIM Software Tool and Implementation Services

Prospective contractors are invited to review and respond to California State Teachers’ Retirement System Request for Proposal 5000001271 entitled, Enterprise Information Management (EIM) Software Tool and Implementation Services.

CalSTRS is seeking to obtain a qualified contractor to provide an EIM Software Tool and perform implementation services, post support and training. The tool shall support CalSTRS Enterprise Information Management Program, governance, and processes. The goal of procuring the EIM tool is to continue to help provide accurate, trusted and secure information internally and externally to all stakeholders at a more efficient and effective level.


BusinessDirect SAP Managed Services

Prospective contractors are invited to review and respond to the California State Teachers Retirement System Request for Proposal 5000001320, entitled,  BusinessDirect SAP Managed Services. The purpose of this RFP is to select a qualified SAP managed services vendor team with detailed knowledge and experience of public sector SAP managed services engagements to work within the CalSTRS Technology Services Branch to support the BusinessDirect SAP application.


Board Governance Consultant

CalSTRS is seeking a Board Governance Consultant to provide support to the Board Governance Committee on any matters related to its annual work as well as to the board itself to assist in a variety of activities of which most important is the development and maintenance of the system’s strategic plan.


Small Business (SB) or Disabled Veteran Business Enterprise (DVBE) Request for Quote

RFQs are used for simple products or services requiring routine personal or mechanical skills.

General Information

There are no current RFQs

General Information

Business Partnership Opportunity Awards

CalSTRS has recently awarded business partnership opportunities to the vendor(s) identified below.

Alternate Solicitation Process (ASP)

There are no current ASP awards.

Invitation for Bid (IFB)

There are no current IFB awards.

Request for Offer (RFO)

There are no current RFO awards.

Request for Proposal (RFP)

There are no current RFP awards.

Request for Quote (RFQ)

There are no current RFQ awards.