Disaster Recovery Specialist

Job Title: Disaster Recovery Specialist
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Chatswood, New South Wales
Salary: AU$750 - AU$820 per day
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 188345_1540966686
Contact Name: Manjita Osta
Contact Email:
Job Published: November 14, 2018 17:58

Job Description

The client is seeking a passionate Disaster Recovery specialist. Must be a subject matter expert in disaster recovery and business continuity. This is a doing role, where meticulous attention is required to assess requirements, perform business impact assessments, produce disaster recovery plans and test plans. A strong drive for continuous improvement of the process is required. Someone with expertise to shape the process.

Key accountabilities

  • Conduct Analysis on Disaster Recovery Capabilities of ICT systems and provide guidance on remediation where possible including the development/implementation of recommendations to ensure that the DR capabilities deliver DR outcomes.
  • Provide well documented and tested IT Service Continuity and Disaster Recovery Plans, Technical Recovery Plans and Application Recovery Plans in accordance with legislative requirements.
  • Review existing policies, processes and procedures and ensure compliance, identify gaps and provide recommendations for improvement planning.
  • Conduct Business Impact Analysis for all existing critical services or new services, develop appropriate testing and plans for stakeholders.
  • Provide guidance to stakeholders, facilitate meetings and workshops, document requirements and provide direction to technical teams.
  • Provide regular DR status report and updates to the Disaster Recovery Manager.
  • Administer training and awareness programs for IT Service Continuity to the business and key stakeholders

For more information or a confidential discussion, please contact Manjita Osta quoting reference number 188345.

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