The Senior Enterprise Backup Architect is responsible for all IT enterprise data backup and disaster recovery operations.
This position is responsible for review of current backup / DR process and procedure and bring in strategic changes to existing environment to standardize backup / restore process globally.
This position is also responsible for reviewing the various new technology available in the market and look at possibility of using those in our environment.
Provide support in the development of backup management and business recovery plans
Perform functions pertaining to the business risk assessments
Review and develop business recovery strategies, draft procedures for identifying failures and invoking contingency plans
Monitor day to day backup operations and bring in standards based on site challenges.
Create response procedures and identifying communications channels
Communicate with various response teams during testing and actual requirements
Work with the incident and problem management on root causes and proactive avoidance of future incidents on backup and recovery systems.
Required Skills :
Previous experience in business or disaster recovery planning.
General knowledge of business processes, management structures, and technology programs / platforms are preferred.
Strong experience with backup, recovery, DR & replication technologies is a must.
Specific Vendor Backup Admin Certs (Veritas, CommVault, Veeam)
Understanding of cloud backup / DR solutions
Strong attention to detail, excellent organizational and time management skills.
Strong verbal and written communications skills are desirable.
Strong understanding of various backup / restore tools and technologies available and determine best for the situation.
Must be able to work & communicate with internal teams, clients & remote site resources by following best practices.