Legg Mason is building a robust data and analytics technical infrastructure and the teams and processes to support the environment. We are actively creating the “data foundation” that will power the next generation of business insights and ways of working using machine learning and artificial intelligence capabilities.
The Enterprise Data Specialist is a new position in Legg Mason’s new centralized Enterprise Data Services function. This position will initially be focused on building a solid and robust data foundation by implementing a strong stewardship and governance program for our core data domains. This role will drive a common understanding of data, educate the organization about the data available, and ensure data is being used optimally across Legg Mason. This role is intended to be an active member of the many programs and projects that require high quality data and analytics. You will work within a small team of dedicated data management and analytics specialists and will work closely with Business Data Stewards, Technical Stewards, and Business Data Owners, Data Producers and Data Consumers.
Responsibilities will include defining key and critical data elements, building robust data dictionary / business glossary, defining data quality, consistency and completeness so that data is trusted and well understood across the Enterprise.
Responsibilities will also include assisting and executing on various business initiatives focusing on current & future data management program deliverables. Ability to work efficiently & effectively in a time critical environment to meet project deliverable dates, as well as business as 'usual' deliverables and enhancements is important.
Legg Mason is a leading global asset management firm that offers rewarding career opportunities for individuals who share our core values: integrity, collaboration, passion for results, empowerment, and a commitment to our profession. We have a presence in every major financial center across the globe, and we look for exceptional professionals who want to shape a rewarding career through intellectual curiosity, leadership, and team-oriented approach. If you are passionate about the investment business and about building your future with one of the industry's premier firms, consider the opportunities at Legg Mason today.