BCP Positions Available

  • 18 May 2018 12:15
    Message # 6242646
    Anonymous member (Administrator)

    This topic is for posting positions in BCP, D/R and other related areas. Positions posted here will be deleted by the site administrator in three months if the origina poster does not delete them prior.

    Last modified: 18 May 2018 12:22 | Anonymous member (Administrator)
  • 18 May 2018 12:19
    Reply # 6242650 on 6242646
    Anonymous member (Administrator)

    BCP Positions at Carnegie Mellon University in Pittsburgh PA

    17 Apr 2018 16:25Kevin Roels (Administrator)

    Looking for a move? Then you're in luck! A BRPW alum sent us these postings for positions at CMU for a couple of open positions.

    More information and how to apply:

    Business Continuity Program Specialist - Enterprise Risk Management

    https://cmu.taleo.net/careersection/2/jobdetail.ftl?job=2008489&tz=GMT-04%3A00

    Emergency Management Specialist - Disaster Recovery and Business Continuity

    https://cmu.taleo.net/careersection/2/jobdetail.ftl?job=2008536&tz=GMT-04%3A00


  • 25 May 2018 11:27
    Reply # 6261599 on 6242646
    Anonymous member (Administrator)

    Attention: Business Continuity Professionals

    Our fine client is A rated, offers competitive compensation, excellent benefits, including:  401k AND pension/profit sharing!  Highly desirable central Wisconsin location. 

    As Business Continuity Specialist, you will develop, maintain and administer BCM strategy, plans, data and infrastructure through the leadership of decentralized BCM resources.  You will support the overall ERM framework implementation and maintenance. Your efforts will ensure timely and orderly restoration of business activities in the event of a business interruption.  You will be responsible for the leadership and development of your BCM programs and transformation from GREAT to GREATER and to a WORLD CLASS operation!

    IDEAL CANDIDATE PROFILE:  You are well versed and experienced within insurance, risk management, or other areas of financial services, and providing TOP NOTCH BCM strategy and implementation of programs/systems and solutions. You are committed to your profession and in addition to your Bachelor's degree, you have worked diligently to attain additional training and designations such as CBCA ( Certified Business Continuity Auditor) or related. Insurance industry designations such as CPCU, ARM are of interest as well.

    Your experience includes a solid record of achievements in Business Continuity Management.  You have above average communication skills and very comfortable interacting with Senior Executives, and providing strategic insight and direction for building a best in class operation!

    IF THIS SOUNDS LIKE YOU- an above average BCM professional, seeking an above average company and career position) contact Connie Moore, CPC. She can talk with anyone early morning, evening, and some this weekend. This is a very active search.

    Additional information obtained from talking to the recruiter: 

    This company is in the Wausau area and they will provide a relocation package if necessary for the right candidate. The candidate must work onsite.  

    This company is  looking for someone to be the overall manager of the BCM program, including the disaster recovery program.   

    This position reports up through Enterprise Risk Management within this organization.

    Recruiter information in the attached PDF.


  • 10 Jul 2018 08:16
    Reply # 6368635 on 6242646
    Anonymous member (Administrator)

    Disaster Recovery Program Manager - WageWorks (Milwaukee WI)

    Description

    Check out the following fantastic career opportunity!

    https://chm.tbe.taleo.net/chm01/ats/careers/requisition.jsp?org=WAGEWORKS&cws=1&rid=4724

    POSITION TITLE

    Disaster Recovery Program Manager

    OVERVIEW AND REPORTING RELATIONSHIP

    With general direction and considerable latitude for independent judgment and discretion, this position will be primarily responsible for ensuring the entire IT department is fully prepared to respond and recover from any disaster that may impact the IT infrastructure and platforms.

    REPORTING STRUCTURE & WORK SETTING

    This position typically performs work in a corporate or field location and reports to an IT Manager or Director.  This position also works collaboratively with Server Team, Network Team, Product Development and QA, Information Security, business testers as well as external facing Clients to demonstrate our Disaster Recovery (DR) capabilities.

    OTHER REPRESENTATIVE DUTIES

    1. Responsible for Disaster Recovery planning, risk assessment, testing and ongoing process improvement.
    2. Serves as the Disaster Recovery Manager ensuring that the Recovery Point Objective (RPO) and the Recovery Time Objective (RTO) for multiple different enterprise SaaS platforms are met in testing to include actual failovers to ensure readiness in the event of an actual declaration.
    3. Coordinates all testing with IT QA teams and business units to validate functionality of systems brought up in the DR environment.
    4. Documents all DR tests, processes and procedures.  Meets with clients to demonstrate WageWorks DR Capabilities and answer all questions related to our DR program.
    5. Conducts risk analysis to identify critical operations and systems that are core to continued business operations in the event of a disruption. 
    6. Coordinates with the technical server and network teams to ensure all components of these critical systems are properly replicated to the DR data center.
    7. In the event of a disaster, the role would provide guidance and support to the IT Leadership team to ensure that a successful recovery with minimal business impact is executed.
    8. Develops and deploys training, documentation, and communication of IT disaster procedures to the organization.
    9. Develops service level recovery standards and agreements with vendors.
    10. Guides and provides work direction to a team of IT subject matter experts as their roles pertain to Disaster Recovery.
    11. Owns the IT Disaster Recovery Plan ensuring that it is suitable, workable, maintained and updated to reflect all relevant changes across the entire IT estate. In addition, provides and maintains agreed DR standards.
    12. Performs Business Impact Analysis of IT systems, documents, highlights and provides guidance to manage risks and single points of failure identified; provides guidance to service owners regarding controls and mitigation.

    MARGINAL DUTIES & ADDITIONAL FUNCTIONS

    1. Performs other duties as assigned or apparent.

    QUALIFICATIONS

    The ability and skill to lead an Enterprise Disaster Recovery program as described as normally obtained through a minimum 5 years’ experience in IT Operations with specific experience in Disaster Recovery and BCP.

    • 5+ years working in a VMware virtual environment
    • 1+ year in disaster recovery planning and management role
    • 1+ year of experience with Site Recovery Manager and/or Zerto
    • 1+ year of experience writing technical documentations

    SPECIALIZED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIES:

    • Knowledge of Disaster Recovery procedures, BCP, SAN replication, VMware replication and Site Recovery Manager is also required.
    • A strong customer service orientation is essential.
    • Demonstrated ability to adapt to the changing demands of business is a must.
    • Proficiency with business and communications software (preferably Word, Excel, PowerPoint, common Windows operating systems, and Outlook) is required.

    TRAVEL REQUIREMENTS & CONDITIONS

    Occasional overnight travel consisting of multiple days away to attend training or meetings may be required. 

    EDUCATION

    Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science and/or equivalent combination of education, work experience and/or knowledge of IT infrastructure, Disaster Recovery and Business Continuity Planning.

    Last modified: 10 Jul 2018 08:16 | Anonymous member (Administrator)
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