Business Continuity Specialist: Planning

Location: Falls Church, VA
Date Posted: 05-15-2018
Lunarline is looking for a CISO Business Continuity Specialist to support contingency planning of Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) mission to become a leader in cybersecurity to protect the information of customer.
Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Provide preparedness planning, business continuity, and IT disaster recovery planning to develop CISO’s capability to prepare for, respond to, and recover from any event that disrupts, or threatens to disrupt, normal operations
  • Provide a coordination role to support CISO Continuity Coordinator in the management of crisis and serious incidents affecting the welfare of CISO’s people and/or CISO’s critical business operations
  • Coordinate the review, maintenance and testing of product and department Business Continuity Plans, working with business owners to ensure these plans remain valid and fit for purpose
  • Conduct regular functional assessments with teams and business owners to quantify Business Continuity requirements and identify required Business Continuity Plans enhancements.
  • Coordinate the review, maintenance and testing of technology Disaster Recovery Plans for core CISO infrastructure services, working with Infrastructure management to ensure these plans are valid.
  • Coordinate the emergency communications system used by CISO and ensure that all staff are appropriately covered by this system. Conduct regular testing to validate the effectiveness of this system.
  • Work with functional partners to manage incidents that affect or may affect business operations.
  • Promote awareness of Business Continuity policy, standards, plans, processes across all of CISO.
  • Collaborate with CISO technical and management staff to understand strategic and tactical business, application, or service requirements, then translate those into Continuity Standards.

  • Expert in Business Continuity (ideally in the Information Technology or Information Security sector)
  • Skilled Communicator – Able to engage and interact with all organizational/cultural levels
  • Detail Oriented – Keen eye and ear for errors
  • Highly Organized – Expert multi-tasker and ability to prioritize, striving for flawless output

Minimum Education and Certifications
  • Bachelor's degree in computer science or a related discipline, or equivalent work experience required, advanced degree preferred.
  • The following certifications (more than one is preferred): Lunarline, Inc. School of Cybersecurity “Certified Expert” certifications.

Place of Performance:
  • On client site in Falls Church, VA

Lunarline is an equal opportunity employer. It is the policy of Lunarline that all employees and applicants for employment will be treated in all respects on the basis of their merit and qualifications and without regard to their race, color, national origin, age, disability, sexual orientation, religion, gender, military status, marital status or ancestry.
Lunarline participates in the E-Verify program. Therefore, any employment with Lunarline will also be contingent upon confirmation from the Social Security Administration ("SSA") and/or the Department of Homeland Security ("DHS") of your authorization to work in the United States. 
The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified. All personnel may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time, as needed.

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