Business Continuity Planner 2

2018-09-16
GardaWorld Federal Services (www.garda-federal.com)
Other

/yr

  full-time   employee


Mclean
Virginia
United States

Provides support for mission assurance of operational and business functions. Interprets government regulations and applicable codes, and advises government management on the best course of action to ensure compliance. Develops programs, procedures and contingency plans based on a risk approach and proposes solutions that monitor, evaluate and enable resolution of safety and continuity of operations compliance. Performs business impact analysis, risk assessments of essential functions and/or information systems. Oversees the development, integration, and exercising of contingency plans. Prepares and conducts briefings and overviews to education Agency personnel. Prepares and submits positions and information papers in response to government requirements. Provides strategic direction, vision, and leadership. Demonstrates considerable expertise in providing solutions and recommendations based on internal and external factors. Monitors contingency plan exercises, assesses plan effectiveness, and recommends plan improvements to improve responses to emergencies. Cognizant of national policies and provides expertise to act as trusted advisor to senior leadership. Able to provide strategic direction in leading activities in support of team and enterprise objectives.

This position is located in St Louis, MO.

 

 

 

 

 

Requirements:

Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor?s degree or equivalent experience within a related field.
  • Experience in one or more areas of Continuity of Government, Continuity of Operations, Information Technology Disaster Recovery, Business Continuity Planning, Crisis Management, Information Security/Operations, Continuity Strategic Planning and Policy, Enterprise Risk Management, and participation in national level homeland security or continuity of operations exercises.
  • FEMA Level 1 (PCP) Certification
  • Joint Lessons Learned Information System (JLLIS) experience

Desired Qualifications:

  • Certification from the Disaster Recovery Institute International (DRII) or a Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) desired

Education:

Bachelor's Degree

Travel:

10 - 20%