Principal, Business Continuity/Disaster Recovery

Job Description

•              Participates in the enhancement of IT governance and compliance programs. This includes technology implementation as well as project and program management.

•             Work with Business Continuity management to ensure that the disaster recovery (crisis management) and business continuity plans drive disaster recovery (DR) strategy and procedures.

•             Conduct Business Impact Analysis (BIA) survey process for new applications and perform annual review for all applications.

•             Create/ maintain emergency operations plan. This includes guidelines for disaster identification and declaration, defining roles and responsibilities, command center setup, emergency communications, etc.

•             Establish and maintain the overall plans for executing all DR procedures and understand their interdependencies.

•             Establish and maintain detailed disaster recovery communications and command and control plans through a change management process.

•             Coordinate with the IT applications and technical staff to ensure that disaster recovery solutions are adequate, in place, and maintained.

•             Participate in all disaster recovery exercises as part of the operational life-cycle.

•             Consult and support client facilities on local disaster recovery efforts.

•             Represent disaster recovery cost requirements in the annual budgeting process.

•             Regularly report Disaster Recovery activities to management.

•             Act as liaison for auditing and examination of disaster recovery processes.

•             Evaluate current processes and procedures for inefficiencies and make improvement recommendations.

•             Vendor selection, implementation, training, administration, and support of Emergency Communication and Disaster Recovery Management



·         Bachelor's degree in business or technical-related discipline

·         10-12 years of experience in managing projects or production services

·         Must work well in a high pressure environment with multiple deliverables in progress

·         Experience in the securities or financial services industry

·         Solid communication and presentation skills

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: 85181
Job: Finance/Accounting
Organization: Global Business Resiliency-HR17252
Requisition Number: 1911962