Disaster Recovery Architect in Boston, MA at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 2/11/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Contractor
  • Location:
    Boston, MA
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    2/11/2020

Job Description

Do you have a background in IT with experience in business continuity and disaster recovery?  Our client is seeking an expert in disaster recovery to ensure the integrity of local infrastructure in a highly collaborative environment.

Due to client requirement, applicants must be willing and able to work on a w2 basis. For our w2 consultants, we offer a great benefits package that includes Medical, Dental, and Vision benefits, 401k with company matching, and life insurance.

Responsibilities of the Disaster Recovery Architect:
  • Work cross-functionally with different business and technology groups to understand DR needs and capabilities
  • Coordinate disaster recovery planning efforts and work with the ongoing COOP (Continuity of Operations Planning) efforts
  • Understand the RFR (Request for Response) process and issue an RFR for disaster recovery planning that includes the following scope:
  • Provide feasibility assessment of DR capabilities for each system and application and create a roadmap to build the DR program 
  • Coordinate vendor selection for the RFR and manage the vendor and internal projects 
  • Ensure compliance with EOTSS (Executive Office of Technology Services and Security) policies and directives
  • Provide expertise on DR matters and as the primary point-of-contact for DR related activities
Requirements of the Disaster Recovery Architect:
  • Bachelor's degree in a relevant field
  • At least 10 years of combined experience working in business continuity, disaster recovery, and IT
  • Extensive knowledge of business continuity and disaster recovery procedures such as Disaster Recovery Enablement
  • Experience with recovery automation tools, data replication, and other disaster recovery toolsets
  • Proficiency in infrastructure technology areas including server hardware, operating systems, networking, telecom, storage, virtualization, automation and orchestration, and cloud architecture
  • Broad knowledge of application architecture and software development techniques
  • Elite level of technical writing and editing, to include formatting, proofing, and enhancing technical guides, briefs, manuals, requirements analyses, specification documents, etc.
Keywords: Disaster Recovery Architect, business continuity, information technology

Job ID: 334496

About Eliassen Group:

Eliassen Group provides strategic talent solutions to drive our clients’ innovation and business results. Leveraging over 30 years of success, our expertise in IT staffing, Agile consulting, creative services, managed services, and life sciences enables us to partner with our clients to execute their business strategy and scale effectively. Headquartered in Reading, MA and with offices from coast to coast, Eliassen Group offers local community presence, deep networks, as well as national reach. For more information, visit http://www.eliassen.com.

Eliassen Group is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

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