The Principal Disaster Recovery Engineer is responsible for managing the customer’s overall strategy for DR and aligning it with business continuity/continuity of operations (COOP) planning. Appling a comprehensive knowledge of site, system and application DR and system high availability planning. Responsibility for understanding the customer’s infrastructure capacity in each datacenter and ensuring the capacity is being utilized efficiently, while maintaining enough buffer for failover events. Identifying and securing back-up systems and written policies and procedures, leveraging the latest trends in technology including cloud and Disaster Recovery as a Service (DRaaS) to help develop creative solutions that meet the needs of our customer.
Bachelor Degree in Computer Science, Computer Information Systems, Business Administration, Mathematics, or a related field. Relevant experience will be considered in lieu of degree.
EMCIE Avamar Expert
CCIE Data Center Expert
At least fifteen years of COOP/DR engineering experience while meeting expertise requirements
Must have good communication skills, shows tact, effective listening skills, follow through and anticipates questions while being prepared with answers or follow-up.
The ability to work independently with little to no supervision researching new technologies or comparing technologies to meet the customers need while providing an unbiased opinion.
Candidate must be a team player and be able to follow processes and procedures.
Self-disciplined, self-starter, professional who can successfully bring projects to closure with minimum direction, guidance and oversight.
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