Director of Disaster Recovery (23-00099)

By March 13, 2023April 13th, 2023No Comments

Job Type: Direct Hire
Location: Remote *15% travel*

Our Fortune 100 client is searching for a Director of Disaster Recovery. You will work cross-functionally and create their Disaster Recovery program as they are currently a very immature organization. This opportunity is ideal for someone who is eager to play a crucial role in building engineering solutions that will directly improve reliability and resilience for hundreds of systems and services across the Engineering ecosystem.

This role requires experience setting up Disaster Recovery best practices for large enterprises. 

What You'll Do

  • Coordinate with our Security Governance and Risk team to ensure engineering is in compliance with the enterprise policy, as well as with industry and regulatory standards
  • Provide leadership and coordination to Technology Resiliency & Disaster Recovery best practices and demonstrate ability to measure risk
  • Establish technology classes and define the RTO and RPO for each class
  • Build efficient and scalable templates, systems, run books, and program metrics
  • Lead risk assessments for IT, tabletops and facilitate disaster recovery exercises
  • Produce monthly, quarterly and yearly reports on Engineering Business Continuity & Disaster Recovery program activities and actions
  • Create business impact assessments, department and application level plans across Engineering

What We Are Looking For

  • 10+ years at a fast growing technology company
  • 5+ years experience within Business Continuity Management or IT Disaster Recovery
  • Understanding of Cloud infrastructure, database, and application development and design
  • Experience working in large service oriented architecture environments at scale
  • Excellent strategic, problem solving, and analytical skills