Business Continuity Lead

Business Continuity Lead

Business Continuity Lead required by Whitehall Resources for a 3 year project assignment for our client based in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.

Duties and Responsibility:

– DR plan creation and maintenance as required for contractual clients
– Conduct Technology Impact, availability and Continuity risk assessments of critical technology assets
– Recovery Technology solution evaluation with various infrastructure Technology domains
– DR Plan implementation and recovery testing internal and joint client annually for each SUS DR client
– Conducts business impact analyses for each business segment to determine critical business processes, identify/justify recovery time periods and establish recovery resource requirements
– Facilitate the maintenance of the BIAs by the business contacts and provides reports to ensure effective communication of findings and recommendations
– Recommend recovery strategies and options and assist with the implementation of the recovery solutions
– Participates on project teams, provides templates and guidance for the documentation of business continuity and disaster recovery plans
– Administers enterprise business continuity tool and provides training while conducting knowledge. transfer regarding business continuity best practices. Establish and coordinate business recovery testing methodologies
– Execute exercises of internal business continuity plans to validate the adequacy of plans and training of personnel who execute them
– Prepare reports on the company business recovery readiness for management and customers
– Conduct annual tests of each SUS delivery location operations center BCP

Skills/Experience Required:

– Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, or related disciplines
– Minimum of 5 years’ technology experience knowledge to support recovery strategy design and testing
– Minimum 5 years’ working in a technical role in the technology industry
– Minimum 2 years’ experience with DR environments testing process improvements
– Minimum 1-year ITIL process experience

Start Date is 20/09/19

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