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Disaster Recovery Specialist
Ref No.: 18-06571
Location: WOONSOCKET, Rhode Island

(Near Providence RI)
• Technical Resource with the ability to write Technical Recovery Scripts for varying platforms and technologies (AS/400, Unix, Linux, TSM, Open Systems, etc..).
• Experience working in a Disaster Recovery environment around Recovery Testing and Coordination.(bringins apps back online testing)
• Experience working in a large enterprise environment.
• Experience with Technology Infrastructure Architectures.
• Experience working with Technical Specialists and experience helping the Technical Specialists solve technical problems.
• Mid to Senior-Level Technologists.
Required Qualifications and Abilities:
Strong working knowledge of standard concepts, practices, and procedures within the Disaster Recovery field.
- Able to coordinate multiple groups across multiple technology and business areas. - Understanding of technological solutions well enough to be an effective communicator, both verbal and written. Communications are clear, concise, and complete.
- Ability to facilitate workshops with varying IT audiences to achieve the desired IT Disaster Recovery Planning goals and objectives from a documentation, maintenance, testing and governance standpoint
- Ability to provide guidance to Project and Transition Teams to ensure understanding of disaster recovery requirements and ensure DR capabilities are accounted for. Assess design for appropriateness (relevant to DR Tier).
- Ability to assess the testing strategies and needs of applications and systems and translate that into a measurable and repeatable test cycle.
- Ability to assess technology changes in production and translate them into necessary Disaster Recovery technology changes as part of the Disaster Recovery exercise program.
- Identifies and resolves complex problems using applicable principles and theories
- Exhibit effective team building, coaching and persuasion skills. Uses extreme tact and discretion when dealing with confidential, complex or sensitive issues.
- Responsible for achievement and completion of projects.
- Oversees internal stakeholder satisfaction, quality outcomes, and financial performance. Resolves challenging, potentially high-impact situations with a high level of tact and understanding.
- Develops plans for area of responsibility. Collaborates with key staff members in the decision making process for budgets, technology and/or resources.
- Ability to manage multiple inter-related projects in all phases of execution. Oversees creation of project plans, and assigns and manages resources and tasks according to the plan
- Understands business and organizational climate for purposes of decision making with a clear sense of organizational impact. Makes decisions on technology and/or tactics based on business knowledge.
- Broad understanding of Disaster Recovery concepts, terminology, and Disaster Recovery program fundamentals