Continuity of Operations Specialist (TS/SCI w/ Polygraph Required) - Military veterans preferred
2018-12-13 SAIC (www.saic.com)
Columbia Maryland 21046 United States
SAIC is looking for a Business Continuity Planner to support efforts in Hanover, MD.
Supports organizational planning to address disasters, interruptions of business functions and enterprise resilience.
Interprets government regulations and applicable directives, and advises government management on the best course of action to meet program goals, objectives and compliance with program mandates.
Assists with the development of plans for continuity of essential functions and resumption of complete business operations.
Monitors business and operation changes to ensure plans remain current and valid.
Performs business process analysis analysis/business impact analysis (BPA/BIA), risk assessments of mission essential functions and/or information systems in accordance with federal directives and industry best practices.
Prepares and conducts training briefings and overviews to educate workforce personnel.
Prepares and submits position and information papers in response to government requirements.
Level 1 Business Continuity Planner shall be able to perform in a technical role, working as a member of a team to analyze problems and implement technical solutions.
Knowledge of Business Continuity Planning process
Assist in business continuity planning, analysis and risk management
Assist in designing, coordinating and conducting continuity exercises in accordance with (IAW) Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Exercise Evaluation Program (HSEEP) guidelines
Research, formulate and document reconstitution and devotion strategies
Candidate clearable up to Top Secret with Poly level- not necessarily to have the clearance to start.
REQUIRED EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:
At a minimum, a Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university and five (5) years of experience performing one (1) or more of the following areas;
Continuity of Government
Continuity of Operations
Business Continuity Planning
Continuity Strategic Planning and Policy
Enterprise Risk Management
National level homeland security or continuity of operations exercises
Two (2) of the five (5) years of experience must be supporting a major public corporation, state, federal department/agency or U.S. Intelligence Community component continuity (or closely related) program.
Certification through the Disaster Recovery Institute International or Business Continuity Institute (CBCP, CPSCP, MBCI) and four (4) additional years of experience may be substituted for a bachelor’s degree.
One (1) year experience with developing continuity plans using an automated commercial/government or similar continuity planning tool required.
Completion of the FEMA Continuity of Operations Excellence Series- Level 1 (Professional Continuity Practitioner) required.