IT Disaster Recovery Officer - Anankei


Mission context

Within financial institutions, IT is key if we are talking about continuity of services. Our entity is responsible for the set-up of exercises that show (can prove) that we are prepared and organized in case a loss of one of the data centers would occur.

Function description

You as IT Continuity Officer will be responsible for a set of activities in Continuity area. You will manage application Continuity portfolio and during the preparation and the execution of the Disaster Recovery Exercises.


Education: Bachelor/Master or equivalent by experience in IT

Certification: ITIL: service continuity management is a plus

Required experience / knowledge: At least 10 years of generic IT – experience (development-infrastructure) within financial institutions (banks)

Technical experience
mandatory: Generic knowledge of Mainframe, Databases, Middleware, Unix, Windows and telecom
preferable: Having a good idea about technical architecture

Business experience mandatory Bank products
preferable Bank-application knowledge

Soft skills
• Autonomous “Team player”
• Quick self-starter, pro-active attitude
• Strong coordination, communication and influencing skills
• Good analytical and synthesis skills
• Autonomy, commitment and perseverance
• Ability to work in a dynamic and multi-cultural environment
• Stress resistant
• Able to participate in those DR exercise (i.e. outside working hours)

Language requirements
Dutch/French At least mother tongue Dutch or French
English Fluent or Good written and oral English