Disaster Recovery Administrator develops, implements and maintains policies, procedures, and programs for ensuring the security and integrity of company data, databases, information systems, and technology. Conducts risk management analysis and creates business continuity, contingency, and disaster recovery plans. Being a Disaster Recovery Administrator develops and executes the testing processes utilized to validate the disaster recovery plans and to identify weaknesses and failure points in the plans. Develops the organization's resumption plan including identifying and securing necessary off site resources and ensuring action plans are in place and communicated to IT and operations teams. Additionally, Disaster Recovery Administrator requires a bachelor's degree of computer science or related. Typically reports to a manager. The Disaster Recovery Administrator contributes to moderately complex aspects of a project. Work is generally independent and collaborative in nature. To be a Disaster Recovery Administrator typically requires 4 to 7 years of related experience.