A client of ours is looking for a Disaster Recovery Security SME for one of its government projects.
Long term (Initial contract 12 months, up to 48 months).
Working location can be any of the offices client has, e.g. Madison Heights, MI, Southfield, MI, San Jose, CA, or McLean, VA.
Immediate interviews! Responsibilities:
Manages and develops Business Impact Analysis (BIA) and Business Recovery Plans (BRP) for all information system business applications.
Conducts gap analysis between critical information system and business process RTOs and ITDR system RTOs to ensure alignment.
Develops, coordinates, and maintains comprehensive business continuity and disaster recovery plans to ensure the ability to for the office, firm, and/or technology platform to recover in the event of an unforeseen disruption.
Performs business impact analysis to identify points of vulnerability to assess the firms resilience to withstand business disruption, documents process dependencies and recommends mitigation strategies.
Validates the results of the BIA with the plan owner and executive including risk identification and gaps.
Facilitates the development of Information System Contingency Plan (ISCP) for each information system and business unit, covering all assets necessary for recovery.
Acts as a consultant to information system and business functions/plans assigned to help develop appropriate recovery strategies using industry standard options.
Skill / Knowledge / Experience Level
Bachelors degree in a related discipline.
At least six (6) years of general experience, three (3) of which is directly related experience in information assurance.Excellent communication skills (verbal and written).
Familiarity with a variety of Security concepts, practices, and procedures.
Certification in relevant functional area, i.e. Security+, CISSP, CEH, CISM, Splunk Power User etc.
Possesses or able to receive a government security clearance or has the ability to obtain a government security clearance.
Certified Business Continuity Professional certifications preferred