The IT Service Continuity Planner supports the IT Continuity Strategy, is a resource for IT service continuity with emphasis on continuity and disaster recovery (DR). The planner drives IT SC’s Continuity planning commitment which focuses on risk and impact analysis which in turn support drives IT Disaster Recovery. Planner reports to Global Service Continuity Lead.
The IT Services Continuity Planner has the following essential job functions:
This role is vigil for closing the gaps in the current DR strategy particularly where Business Impact Analysis are required, this is also needed in order to maintain our compliance with the code of connection. As EY’s business needs grow globally additional planners are required to ensure the BIA is performed which is the foundation for establishing recovery priorities, mitigation of existing exposures, recovery strategy selection and plan development. This requires key observation, and documentation to determine the effectiveness of the current DR plans and to identifying and recommending measures to resolve any gaps or improve upon existing recovery plans to better support the IT Services organization and the overall business continuity needs of the firm.
This role requires the planner to:
Certification RequirementsCBCP: Certified Business Continuity Planner
MBCI/FBCI Member / Fellow Business Continuity Institute
CISSP: Certified Information System Security Professional
CISA : Certified Systems Auditor
PMP Project Management Professional