how to select the right Data & Disaster Recovery Specialist

Selecting the Right Data & Disaster Recovery Specialists

Hiring is one of the toughest challenges any company can face, either large enterprises or new startups. There is a great deal of know-how kind of experience when hiring a Data & Disaster Recovery Specialist, not all companies have the right processes that can warrant best hires.

At SupportFinity, we streamlined our processes and in-house standards to make sure of having one of the top world-class hiring processes. The magic mix of skills ingredients is what separates a great hire from a not-so-good one. We came to this conclusion through consulting top technical and HR experts in addition to our years of work and exposure with most sophisticated projects across almost all tech verticals and areas of expertise. So you get one of the best recruitment processes to hire a Data & Disaster Recovery Specialist.

As we have created and crafted a unique method of teams’ customization, we have also perfected our signature model of matching the right skills for our customers to hire either one Data & Disaster Recovery Specialist or a team of Data & Disaster Recovery Specialists. We have a long lasting belief in the power of data analytics in creating unmatchable results, thus, we apply our analytical models on our hiring process same as we do in our business model.

Data & Disaster Recovery Specialist Job Description Template

Data & Disaster Recovery Specialist

The Data & Disaster Recovery Specialist performs day-to-day activities required to manage a DR program, such as designing and administering a DR program to include policies, standards, guidelines, training programs, and a viable quality assurance process for disaster recovery at HQ and regional Offices.

  • The Data & Disaster Recovery Specialist reviews the testing and implementation of software, data systems, and data networks to ensure that the integrity and security of all electronic data and data systems are adequately protected.
  • The Data & Disaster Recovery Specialist facilitates the preparation of an organization-wide business resumption plan.
  • Assists in the coordination and establishment of disaster recovery programs and business resumption planning across mainframe and client server platforms.
  • The Data & Disaster Recovery Specialist coordinates and monitors simulation testing across all platforms.
  • Designs and administers programs to include policies, standards, guidelines, training programs, and a viable quality assurance process for disaster recovery.
  • The Data & Disaster Recovery Specialist performs damage assessments of public facilities and infrastructure to determine eligibility .
  • Develops Project Worksheets (PWs), damage descriptions and dimensions (DDDs) and Scopes of Work.
  • The Data & Disaster Recovery Specialist provides guidance and ensure special considerations and compliance issues have been address in a specific area of expertise.

  • Experience in DR testing, policy development and facilitation.
  • Must possess strong analytical, managerial, and organizational skills
  • Related experience of leading and managing large scale IT Disaster Recovery (ITDR) programs.
  • Must be able to interface and coordinate work efficiently and effectively with multiple groups and organizations.
  • Experience in documenting and maintaining a disaster recovery plan.
  • Strong knowledge of and experience with NetBackup Bare Metal Restore.
  • Skills in designing, testing, and implementing disaster recovery plan for IT data centers, apps, and systems.
  • Experience in database import, export, and backup experience.

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Skills Matrix at SupportFinity

These are sets of the must have skills that we care about and put as top requirements needed for hiring first class Data & Disaster Recovery Specialist.

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Language aptitute metric at SupportFinity
Language Aptitude
We receive requests of hiring from candidates among more than 100 countries. As we bring skills from each and every place in the world, we make sure we have the right match of language proficiency with our clients' requirements. Your Data & Disaster Recovery Specialist or team of Data & Disaster Recovery Specialists will have the needed level of language knowledge you expect, each candidate passes through our language tests that warrant at least a good command of reading, writing and speaking of the languages our clients ask for.

We know that communication starts from speaking common languages, thus we put this aspect as a first factor in our selection process, we do not proceed with hiring for Data & Disaster Recovery Specialist before making sure that the candidate passes the language ability tests first.
Communication Quality metric at SupportFinity
Communication Quality
The next level of screening we perform at SupportFinity is the communication quality, in this stage we make sure that the Data & Disaster Recovery Specialist can deliver high quality of communication; especially on the technical aspects of the job. We conduct our assessments to cover multiple aspects of communication quality, such as:

The ability of self-explanation ( writing – speaking )

The ability of describing problems structurally and technically ( writing & speaking)

The ability of explaining ideas, situations and problems ( reading, writing & speaking)
Personality tests at SupportFinity
Personality Tests
Personality tests at SupportFinity
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