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Network Change and Recovery Specialist

  • Location: Jacksonville, Duval, Florida, 32256
  • Salary: 0.0
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 4 months ago

Title: Network Change and Recovery Specialist

Type: Contract - 6 months

Location: Jacksonville, FL


Our client, a leading financial institution, is seeking a Network Change and Recovery Specialist.


Responsibilities:

  • Participating/supporting all annual CSBC DR/BCP, FED test and Landlord mandated power down exercises globally – each time providing an improved solution to our previous year plan to return to normal production post invocation  
  • Reviewer/approving all Network Change related tasks prior to their implementation
  • Assist in the enforcement of Network Change policies and procedures
  • Administration of Global Network daily/weekly and monthly reports  
  • On-going tasks of updating Network Change Control KOP
  • Required to document, plan all network procedures jointly with the regional ITF coordinators the invocation of all landlord annual building powers and building preventative maintenance exercises while employing all network cost savings opportunities  
  • Primary BCM liaison between CSBC, Service Continuity and the DB Business groups with the assurance of a network that is reliable, secure, redundant and uninterrupted  
  • Ensuring that all Changes to the Network infrastructure have met the pre-determined standard for risk, quality, conflict, approval and notification, as dictated by GCM team
  • Examining each Change in the context of business requirements, approvals and schedules, prior to the implementation of any Change to the Network environment
  • Communicates major Network Change events globally while addressing Change conflicts with the affected Business Unit and escalations to ensure closure and resolution  
  • Hosting global internal Change Advisory Board (CAB) meetings as well as participating/representing Global Network Changes on the weekly GT CAB meetings
  • Working closely with all the Network Support staff in identifies and rectify any infrastructure risk that may impede recovery and report these risks to the Global Services Continuity and CSBC teams
  • Participating/supporting all annual CSBC DR/BCP, FED test and Landlord mandated power down exercises globally – each time providing an improved solution to our previous year plan to return to normal production post invocation
  • Certifying that all Network 4 eBCM lifecycle requirements (biannual Call Trees, Business Continuity documents, annual awareness training  and business recovery solutions test) are current in the eBCM portal
  • Ensuring all Global Network team members understand their roles and responsibilities regarding emergency preparedness  
  • Ensuring all Global Network staff are familiar with their evacuation and assembly points, business continuity plan for their department and their roles in a recovery solution


Requirements:
 

  • Experience with software development life cycles or Infrastructure release management processes.
  • Relevant experience in Project Management
  • Excellent analytical skills to evaluate problem, root cause and inform/test resolution
  • Excellent team worker, able to work in virtual global teams in a matrix organization
  • Good communication skills, fluent in English (written/verbal) and local language as appropriate
  • ITIL V3 Certification  
  • Business Continuity accreditation certification is a plus