Disaster Recovery Specialist

  • SAIC, Inc
  • Washington, DC, USA
  • Sep 28, 2021

Job Description


SAIC is looking for a Disaster Recovery Specialist to join our Federal Financial team in Washington D.C. This individual will performs day-to-day activities required to maintain business continuity, such as overseeing and reviewing testing and implementation of software, data systems, and data networks to ensure that the integrity and security of all electronic data and data systems are adequately protected.  Facilitates the preparation of an organization-wide business resumption plan.  Assists in the coordination and establishment of disaster recovery programs and business resumption planning across all enterprise platforms.  Coordinates and monitors simulation testing across all platforms.  Designs and administers business continuity programs to include policies, standards, guidelines, training programs, and a viable quality assurance process for disaster recovery.  Coordinates the development of Information System Contingency Plan (ISCP) for each information system and business unit, covering all assets necessary for recovery. Support OIG audit or any other business continuity audits.


Must have a minimum of 5 years of related experience performing IT Disaster Recovery (ITDR) and Business Continuity activities, such as DR testing, policy and plan development, and facilitation.

Basic knowledge of business impact analysis process.

Must be able to obtain a Public Trust Clearance. 

COVID Policy: Prospective and/or new employees will be required to adhere with SAIC's vaccination policy. Full vaccination will be required before the start of employment in order to work onsite at an SAIC location. If applicable, prospective or new employees may seek an exemption to the vaccination requirement at Contact Us and must have an approved exemption prior to the start of their employment. Employees working onsite at a customer location must comply with customer requirements which may include mandatory vaccination, mandatory attestation regarding one's vaccination status and mandatory weekly or bi-weekly testing.