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Disaster Recovery in Sandy Springs, GA at HUNTER Technical Resources

Date Posted: 3/2/2019

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Disaster Recovery Specialist

Job Overview
The Disaster Recovery Specialist is responsible for developing and executing the IT Infrastructure Disaster Recovery strategy for  the company.  

Responsibilities
  • Oversees the creation, development and maintenance of IT Infrastructure Disaster Recovery plan and associate recovery procedures, ensuring they are actionable, accurate, and adhere to Daimler’ s policies and standards
  • Surveys the various business units to assess their needs and ensures that the IT Infrastructure Disaster Recovery Plan support the respective application/business recovery plans by performing business impact analyses and establishing Recovery Time Objectives (RTO) and Recovery Point Objectives (RPO)
  • Incorporates and regularly updates application/ business recovery objectives into the NDC’ s IT Disaster Recovery Plan
  • Reviews and updates Application Recovery Plans and procedures with NDC’ s application recovery teams
  • Establishes IT Infrastructure Disaster Recovery testing plans and exercises
  • Responsible for ensuring manuals, configuration specifications, software specifications, written procedures or other information required for the execution of recovery processes are available and accurate
  • Maintains a library of Disaster Recovery and emergency response procedures
  • Performs tabletop exercises to support recovery plans
  • Coordinate post-test issues resolution and respective meetings
  • Prepare and deliver a post-test report detailing all successes and issues encountered and remediation
  • Review changes in corporate resources with the management of those areas to assure the effectiveness of the recovery procedures
  • Coordinate activities and execute the Disaster Recovery Plan in actual Disaster events.
  • Work with vendors of disaster recovery services and facilities to ensure best practices are followed
  • Advance the NDC Disaster Recovery program through adherence to the DR Policy, Standards, and best practices

Requirements
  • Bachelors degree in Computer/Information Science/Information technology/Systems
  • CBCP: Certified Business Continuity Professional

Must have 8+ years (total) of experience in the following:
  • Knowledge of current Disaster Recovery Planning methodologies and technologies
  • Knowledge of Business Continuity best practices and Business Impact Analysis (BIA) methodologies
  • Expert knowledge of the Change Management process
  • Define, plan, execute and organize IT Infrastructure Disaster Recovery Strategy/ Function
  • Prepare comprehensive Disaster Recovery Plans, recovery procedures, test plans, post-test reports, and remediation plans
  • Prepare and deliver clear, concise, and well-organized presentations to a wide variety of audiences having varying levels of technical knowledge including management
  • Identify, clarify, and resolve IT Infrastructure Disaster issues and risks
  • Develop disaster recovery process for new IT implementations
  • Project management
  • Disaster Recovery experience at the Enterprise level with next-generation cloud technologies within highly available, fully virtualized, and highly automated environment at scale - VMware, Red Hat, Microsoft, Cisco, etc.