Disaster Recovery Analyst
Phenomenal contract opportunity! Disaster may strike when you least expect it, come be part of the team that preemptively plan the solutions for when it hits!
Recognized and respected transportation company needs a highly skilled and motivated Disaster Recovery Technology Analyst to join their dynamic team. The successful candidate will play a critical role in implementing and maintaining disaster recovery strategies and technologies to ensure the resilience and continuity of the organization's critical systems and data. Collaborate with cross-functional teams, assess potential risks, and design robust solutions to mitigate the impact of disasters within business operations. Exciting opportunity that offers competitive pay and ability to work remotely!
*W2 only, no C2C or 1099
Disaster Recovery Planning:
- Develop and maintain comprehensive disaster recovery plans and procedures to safeguard critical systems, applications, and data.
- Collaborate with business units to identify and prioritize key business processes for recovery.
- Identify strengths and weaknesses of alternative solutions, conclusions, or approaches to problems
- Evaluate existing technology infrastructure to identify vulnerabilities and potential points of failure.
- Recommend and implement technological solutions to enhance disaster recovery capabilities.
Testing and Validation:
- Conduct regular testing and validation of disaster recovery plans to ensure effectiveness.
- Analyze test results and make recommendations for improvements.
- Collaborate with IT teams, business units, and external vendors to ensure alignment of disaster recovery plans with business objectives.
- Deliver training and awareness programs to ensure understanding and alignment with disaster recovery processes.
- Maintain accurate and up-to-date documentation of disaster recovery plans, procedures, and technology configurations.
- Generate reports and metrics on the effectiveness of disaster recovery initiatives.
- Stay abreast of industry trends and emerging technologies in disaster recovery and business continuity.
- Propose and implement innovative solutions to enhance the organization's overall resilience.
- Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience in Information Technology, Computer Science, or a related field.
- Demonstrable experience in disaster recovery planning and technology implementation.
- Ability to analyze large, complex, or vague business or technical problems, finding the root cause, and translating the analysis into viable solution recommendations
- Strong knowledge of IT infrastructure, systems, and applications.
- Advanced knowledge of business analysis, process modeling and redesign
- Familiarity with industry standards and best practices in disaster recovery and business continuity.
- Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills.
- Effective communication and collaboration skills.
- Relevant certifications (e.g., CBCP, DRCE, ITIL) are a plus.
If you are passionate about ensuring the resilience of critical business operations and possess the technical expertise to drive effective disaster recovery initiatives, we want to talk! Make a positive impact on our organization's ability to navigate and recover from unforeseen events.
We are an equal opportunity employer who values diversity. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, sex, gender, gender expression, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status. We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform crucial job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment.