Legg Mason is seeking an awesome talented Scrum Master to join our Global Information Business Solutions team in our fabulous Stamford, Connecticut office located at 100 Stamford Place! We are looking for someone to coordinate and facilitate scrum ceremonies with one, or at most two, development teams. You will need to identify and coordinate dependences between departments, ensuring coordination occurs early and often. We want you to champion and cultivate a collaborative, high performing environment by displaying agile value and principles. In addition, you will need to build team cohesion, and foster open and honest team communication!
If you love agile methodology and frameworks such as Scrum, Kanban, XP, etc. please apply!
Bachelors degree in Business Administration, Management Information Systems, Digital Media, Information Technology or related field
5 years working experience as a Scrum Master.
5 years performing business and system requirements analysis.
5 years in development methodology experience with Agile methodology.
5 years working for a management consulting company, professional services firm or financial services company (specifically asset management)Knowledge of digital marketing systems and emerging technology.
Knowledge of a variety of web and eCommerce applications, and analytical or business intelligence systems.
Since its founding in 1899 in Baltimore, Maryland, Legg Mason has evolved into one of the largest asset management firms in the world, serving individual and institutional investors. Today's Legg Mason is a diversified group of global asset management firms ("affiliates") who are recognized for their proven investment expertise and long-term performance. The distinctive Legg Mason “multi-affiliate” business model provides clients with a broad spectrum of Equity, Fixed Income, Liquidity and Alternatives solutions, from mutual funds to US college savings plans to variable annuities to separately managed accounts.
Legg Mason has approximately 3,100 employees with 31 offices globally. Acting through its affiliates, Legg Mason provides investment management and related services to institutional and individual clients, company-sponsored mutual funds and other investment vehicles. These products and services are offered directly and through global distribution capabilities established with leading partners, including banks, brokerage firms, insurance companies and independent advisors.