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Location: Arlington, VA
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An IT Business Continuity Consultant who will develop or implement IT Business Continuity plans and procedures, to ensure critical organizational operations required to keep an organization running continue to operate during events when key dependencies of operations are disrupted.
Assess risks to business operations
Conduct or oversee the emergency plan integration and operation
Prepare research reports, write reports to summarize testing projects comprising descriptions of goals
Provide support for project/program management activities
Work with technical teams to identify requirements and test plans
Identify business continuity scenarios and coordinate deployment/exercise activities
Plan, prepare, perform and document Business Continuity activities within the IT infrastructure
Here's what you need:
U.S. Citizenship required
Strong requirements gathering and/or testing experience
Knowledge of Disaster Recovery or Ransomware exercise or real life scenario
Knowledge of business impact and risk analysis processes
Ability to work with technical team to capture work efforts, document tasks, coordinate across teams, and support creation of work products/templates
Ability to identify potential areas of improvement and make recommendations for improvement
Skilled in using MS Word, MS Excel and Visio
Other required skills:
Ability to work well in a team environment as well as independently
Good communication (written and oral) and interpersonal skills
Ability to develop strong professional relationships with fellow team members
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