Mid-level Disaster Recovery/Contingency Administrator

Job Locations US
Requisition ID
Position Category
Systems Engineering / Development / Architecture / Integration
Public Trust
Citizen Security & Public Services


Peraton is seeking a mid-level Disaster Recovery/Contingency Administrator to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals.

The ideal candidate wil be responsible for preparing total level Disaster Recovery Plan, Continuity of Operations (COOP) Plan, contingency plans for system software, hardware, and applications for the client organization. Implements procedures to ensure business applications continue to function through disruptive incidents within an organization. Develops and maintains various security controls to protect technology assets from internal or inadvertent modification, disclosure or destruction. Provides reports regarding effectiveness of data security and makes recommendations for the adoption of new procedures. May oversee and facilitate the preparation of an organization-wide business resumption and disaster recovery plan inclusive of training and tabletop exercises. Responsible for ensuring the business resumption plan adequately addresses the organization’s requirements and established timeframes. Responsible for day-to-day security administration of the organization or client’s data systems and data networks, including systems access administration. May be assigned responsibility for the management of the business continuity, contingency and disaster recovery function, including associated staff.


Basic Qualifications:

  • BS degree and 5-7 years experience or MS degree and 3-5 years experience or high school diploma/equivalent and 9 years relevant experience.
  • Must have experience documenting and implementing plans and procedures to establish Disaster Recovery programs. 
  • Must have experience coordinating and leading cross-functional team members to accomplish team objectives
  • U.S. Citizenship required; must have the ability to obtain and maintain a Public Trust clearance with DHS EOD.

Peraton Overview

Peraton drives missions of consequence spanning the globe and extending to the farthest reaches of the galaxy. As the world’s leading mission capability integrator and transformative enterprise IT provider, we deliver trusted and highly differentiated national security solutions and technologies that keep people safe and secure. Peraton serves as a valued partner to essential government agencies across the intelligence, space, cyber, defense, civilian, health, and state and local markets. Every day, our employees do the can’t be done, solving the most daunting challenges facing our customers.

Salary Range

Salary Minimum: $57,500
Salary Mid: $115,000
Salary Maximum: $143,800

The estimate displayed represents the typical salary range for this position, and is just one component of Peraton's total compensation package for employees. Other rewards may include annual bonuses, short- and long-term incentives, and program-specific awards. In addition, Peraton provides a variety of benefits to employees.

An Equal Opportunity Employer including Disability/Veteran.


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