IT Disaster Recovery Coordinator

IT Disaster Recovery Coordinator

EMERSON
2-4 years
Not Specified

Job Description


Overall Responsibility:The Disaster Recovery Coordinator will participate in assessing, coordinating, and communicating recovery environment requirements associated with the Data Center's current, in plan and new activities, to appropriate technology groups and management, resulting in recommendations to enable timely, effective decisions regarding hardware/software recovery planning. Provide very complex project management between the technology groups and other business groups, emphasizing regular, direct communication with application support personnel
Experience & Skills Required
  • 2-4 years of work experience in the information technology field
  • 2-4 years working in Disaster Recovery/Business Continuity
  • Knowledge of availability and IT disaster recovery planning process and approach is a plus
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Strong analytical, organizational, and decision-making skills
  • Strong administrative skills, with effectiveness in developing tasks and managing resources to achieve target dates
  • Skilled in Microsoft products including Word, Excel, Project, Visio, and PowerPoint presentations abilities
  • Ability to excel in a team environment and have work schedule flexibility
  • Must be a leader and productive team player-especially during crisis times.

Education
  • Disaster Recovery/Business Continuity certification is a plus.
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Engineering, or related field.

Principal Functional Responsibilities
  • Work with business to analyze the impact of loss of an application to the corporation
  • Coordinate/facilitate data center and application disaster recovery meetings and planning sessions
  • Coordination and scheduling of Disaster Recovery exercises includes tracking, follow-up and management reporting required to resolve all issues identified, to ensure the ability to recover, in the event of a disaster
  • Work with data center, infrastructure, operations, business, and technical support groups to develop and maintain viable recovery plans
  • Interface with data center support, business unit support, vendors and external suppliers/receivers on recovery issues and other relevant matters facilitate timely identification, escalation, resolution, and follow-up for all outstanding issues
  • Assume a prominent coordination/facilitation role in the disaster recovery process, in the event of an extended outage
  • Facilitate communication between business and technology groups to ensure that technical recovery strategies meet business objectives
  • Coordinate development of annual schedules for technical recovery documentation maintenance and update, exercises and independent review and validation.
  • Report the technical recovery status of applications, platforms, and storage environment to management
  • Maintain currency in trends and technology areas related to Disaster Recovery/ Business Continuity attend appropriate vendor meetings and conferences, as required

Overall Responsibility:The Disaster Recovery Coordinator will participate in assessing, coordinating, and communicating recovery environment requirements associated with the Data Center's current, in plan and new activities, to appropriate technology groups and management, resulting in recommendations to enable timely, effective decisions regarding hardware/software recovery planning. Provide very complex project management between the technology groups and other business groups, emphasizing regular, direct communication with application support personnel
Experience & Skills Required
  • 2-4 years of work experience in the information technology field
  • 2-4 years working in Disaster Recovery/Business Continuity
  • Knowledge of availability and IT disaster recovery planning process and approach is a plus
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Strong analytical, organizational, and decision-making skills
  • Strong administrative skills, with effectiveness in developing tasks and managing resources to achieve target dates
  • Skilled in Microsoft products including Word, Excel, Project, Visio, and PowerPoint presentations abilities
  • Ability to excel in a team environment and have work schedule flexibility
  • Must be a leader and productive team player-especially during crisis times.

Education
  • Disaster Recovery/Business Continuity certification is a plus.
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Engineering, or related field.

Principal Functional Responsibilities
  • Work with business to analyze the impact of loss of an application to the corporation
  • Coordinate/facilitate data center and application disaster recovery meetings and planning sessions
  • Coordination and scheduling of Disaster Recovery exercises includes tracking, follow-up and management reporting required to resolve all issues identified, to ensure the ability to recover, in the event of a disaster
  • Work with data center, infrastructure, operations, business, and technical support groups to develop and maintain viable recovery plans
  • Interface with data center support, business unit support, vendors and external suppliers/receivers on recovery issues and other relevant matters facilitate timely identification, escalation, resolution, and follow-up for all outstanding issues
  • Assume a prominent coordination/facilitation role in the disaster recovery process, in the event of an extended outage
  • Facilitate communication between business and technology groups to ensure that technical recovery strategies meet business objectives
  • Coordinate development of annual schedules for technical recovery documentation maintenance and update, exercises and independent review and validation.
  • Report the technical recovery status of applications, platforms, and storage environment to management
  • Maintain currency in trends and technology areas related to Disaster Recovery/ Business Continuity attend appropriate vendor meetings and conferences, as required

Job Details

About EMERSON

ABOUT EMERSON Emerson, a Fortune 500 company with $18.4 billion in sales, more than 20 Innovation, Solutions & Engineering Centers, and 200 manufacturing locations worldwide, is committed to helping employees grow and thrive throughout their careers. We are innovators, question-askers and problem-solvers. We don't settle for good enough or 'This is the way it's always been done.' Instead, we push ourselves and strive for the 'never been done before.' Our Automation Solutions business enables the greatest use of the world's most valuable resources, ensuring the performance and safety of industries that are the backbone of daily life. Our Commercial & Residential Solutions business helps ensure human comfort and health, protect food quality and safety, advance energy efficiency and create sustainable infrastructure. No calls or agencies please.

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