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Employment Type:
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Job Category:
Information Services
Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery Specialist
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Job Description

Seeking a Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery Specialist for a Financial Services Client in Chicago.


  • Bachelor's degree in Information Systems or Business.
  • An Information Technology background is a plus.
  • Experience with data backup and replication technologies.
  • Familiarity with network topology, server configurations, personal computers, and database principles.
  • Four or more years' experience with corporate or enterprise level Business Continuity/Disaster Recovery planning/coordination.
  • Proficiency with developing or maintaining a BC/DR plan.
  • Ability to work effectively with all levels of management and staff.
  • Working knowledge of Information Security Standards such as NIST Special Publication 800-53 or the Cybersecurity Framework.
  • Experience with the NIST SP 800-53 control: Contingency Planning Policy and Procedures or NIST SP 800-34 Contingency Planning Guide for Federal Information Systems.
  • Certification as a Business Continuity Professional a plus.
  • Must possess strong oral and written communication skills. Maintaining documentation, updating manuals, and producing reports are essential.
  • Exhibit strong analytical skills with a high-level of attention to detail.
  • The ability to plan ahead and multi-task are key.
  • Must be highly motivated, dependable, and punctual.


Applicants must be eligible to work in the specified location