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Business Capability Manager
Ref No.: 18-55323
Location: Princeton, New Jersey
Start Date / End Date: 10/15/2018 to 04/14/2019
Job Title: Business Capability Manager
Location: Nassau Park, NJ
Duration: 6 Months

The Disaster Recovery (DR) IT Planner works within a cross-functional team to govern risk, policy, and compliance for the Enterprise Services IT Service Continuity Management (ITSCM) program.
 •        Manage the Disaster Recovery Program – Member of the cross-functional ITSCM team responsible for managing a DR portfolio of over 100 critical business applications and infrastructure.
•        Maintain five DR plans and hundreds of Technical Recovery Guides globally.
•        Manage small and large scope walk-through and simulation-type disaster recovery exercises leading multi-discipline groups of employees, consultants and vendors to ensure resiliency against disasters and drive continuous improvement.
•        Drive global standardization across US, UK and Asia Client ITSCM teams.
•        Oversee service providers to maintain accountability and quality of deliverables.
•        Network with Enterprise Services internal and external teams.
•        Manage project implementations through collaboration with business partners and service delivery teams.
•        Provide oversight of DR design projects
•        Provide formal and regular communications and escalation to management and executive briefings as needed
•        Identify issues, devise solutions and present to governance teams for resolution.
•        Manage prioritization and demand management of existing capabilities
•        Ensure the retirement of DR capabilities at end of service.
•        Increase visibility of strategic IT capabilities and service offerings and advance the appreciation of continuity topics through speaking engagements, training sessions and walk-through exercises.
•        Review contracts for externally hosted applications for DR risk management.
•        Develop and maintain operational policies and SOPs for the ITSCM program.
•        Prepare and provide responses to audits.
•        Counsel business units on contracts, statements of work and BC/DR plans for outsourced services and systems to ensure cohesiveness and contractual compliance.
•        Provide technical consulting for complex disaster recovery solutions.
•        Maintain the Enterprise Services section of the BCM SharePoint to ensure stakeholders are informed.
•        Support Enterprise Services IT (ES IT) teams developing and maintaining Business Impact Assessments, Disaster Recovery Plans, Business Continuity Plans and other related plans
•        Responsible to ensure ES IT correctly interprets and complies with the Corporate Directive on Business Continuity.
•        At least 10 years of experience in a Pharmaceutical or Biopharmaceutical environment with a minimum of BS in Computer Science, Engineering, or related field.
•        Ideally have certification through an established Business Continuity, Disaster Recovery, or Risk Management regulatory body such as DRII, BCI, or RMA.
•        Strong practical working experience with client/server technology, including strong knowledge of networking, data replication and data backup and recovery for recovery purposes.
•        Strong database query and Excel data manipulation skills.
•        Demonstrated leadership moving projects and programs from ideation to completion on time.
•        Experience in conducting business continuity and disaster recovery table top exercises and summarizing and reporting formal results.
•        Working knowledge of Pharmaceutical regulatory requirements, qualification and validation of applications.
•        Excellent written and verbal communication skills and demonstrated ability to effectively communicate at all levels of the organization including executive stakeholders.
•        Ability to achieve successful consensus among differing priorities and stakeholders in both the IT and Business communities.
•        Effective in cross-functional, multi-site, matrix management and team building.
•        Highly organized, skilled with the ability to prioritize and schedule multiple workloads.
•        Talent to research, understand and assess emerging technologies, system development techniques and foster best practices, quality and process efficiencies.
•        Strong skills in building and maintaining successful networks and relationships with key leaders across a single functional area to ensure IT projects are supported and successfully delivered.

Interested candidates can send their updated resumes on and you can also reach me at 973-967-3431.

Artech Information Systems LLC.