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Senior Specialist, Business Continuity/Recovery

New York, New York
Finance/Accounting


Job Description

Responsible for the ongoing, independent oversight of moderately complex business continuity compliance activities and recovery management governance for an assigned function and in preparation for potential crises and technology and information losses, among other risks. Assists the assigned function with the assessment of and monitoring and reporting on key indicators of business continuity and recovery preparedness. Plans for standard business continuity risks and contributes to the function's activities to address any control gaps. Supports the business line managers via the cross company Business Recovery Coordinator network to ensure the company is meeting both client and regulatory requirements related to Business Continuity. This includes providing training and awareness on required deliverables, tracking and monitoring for completion, conducting quality assurance reviews and reporting back to management, as required. Independently assists the assigned function with the identification of risks to functional resilience and completion of test recoveries and relocations as required by all applicable regulators and legal entities. Helps the function to develop projects and programs to improve compliance. May complete similar tasks for vendor continuity. Contributes to the evaluation of testing protocols each year in response to personnel changes, among others. Consistently contributes to cross-functional efforts to promote a strong Business Continuity & Recovery culture throughout the organization. Assists with the drafting of the master resolution and recovery playbook for the organization, including documenting actions to be taken in the event of a crisis or bankruptcy. May attend meetings and continue to build relationships with existing clients to contribute to the completion of business continuity compliance activities when clients are in the process of purchasing new services or conducting due diligence required by their vendors. No direct reports. Contributes to the achievement of team objectives. Modified based upon local regulations/requirements.     Responsible for the ongoing, independent oversight of business monitoring and incident response for Securities Operations and Cash and in preparation for potential crises and technology and information losses, among other business risks. Assists Business Resiliency Intelligence (BRI) with the assessment of and monitoring and reporting on key indicators of business continuity and recovery preparedness. Prepares reports for more senior professionals. This role is responsible to provide key metrics and data that supports Incident management with preventative/analytics insight and BAU continuous improvement through deep data analytics. This role is responsible for real time monitoring for all securities processes and providing quantitative business impact analysis and incident response in a major incident/BCP and crisis situation.  As a senior analytics lead this role trigger escalations with Operations and technology partners/application teams incase of identified issues and is responsible for:
  • Monitoring service health for all Securities processes settlements, trade capture, corporate actions, income including strategic key metrics for the business eg: market impact, flow across the lifecycle, latency/throughput and application health (this role will be cross trained for Cash monitoring as well)
  • Planning for standard business continuity risks and contributes to the function's activities to address any control gaps
  • Engaging in daily triage calls with management in the CTOC (command center) including Cyber, Technology infrastructure, Applications production services teams for any major incidents impacting Securities and Cash services
  • Supporting contingency and triage situations with the data to help prioritization of transaction activity to minimize risk exposure
  • Validating resumption of services through monitoring (post resolution of a major incident)
  • Providing recommendations and analytics for BAU improvements to the business process for securities services
  • Assisting with development, implementation and continuous improvement of Securities processes and systems that drive compliant behavior and enable effective monitoring, including by performing system and data testing and performing any other tasks assigned to ensure accuracy and completeness (
  • Interacting with executive management and clients for specific showcase visits to demonstrate monitoring capabilities

Qualifications

Bachelor s degree or the equivalent combination of education and experience is required. 7-10 years of total work experience preferred.
BNY Mellon is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.
Minorities/Females/Individuals With Disabilities/Protected Veterans.


Primary Location: United States-New York-New York
Internal Jobcode: 85180
Job: Finance/Accounting
Organization: Global Business Resiliency-HR17252
Requisition Number: 1817317