Disaster Recovery Analyst assists in developing, implementing, and maintaining policies, procedures, and programs for ensuring the security and integrity of company data, databases, information systems, and technology. Participates in risk management analysis and assists with the creation of business continuity, contingency, and disaster recovery plans. Being a Disaster Recovery Analyst develops and executes the testing processes utilized to validate the disaster recovery plans. May implement and administer a database and tools used to track and manage event response and recovery process. Additionally, Disaster Recovery Analyst requires a bachelor's degree of computer science or related field. Typically reports to a manager. The Disaster Recovery Analyst gains exposure to some of the complex tasks within the job function. Occasionally directed in several aspects of the work. To be a Disaster Recovery Analyst typically requires 2 to 4 years of related experience.