Parsons Corporation Business Continuity Planner in Springfield, Virginia
Minimum Clearance Required to Start:
Top Secret SCI w/Polygraph
Are you invigorated by digging for new and different solutions?
You'll find an open playing field for your open mind and 'adventurous' spirit when it comes to getting to the bottom of interesting challenges. We need critical and creative thinkers like you who are stimulated by possibilities and welcome the growth opportunities that new situations can bring.
Supports Agency strategic planning for mission assurance of operational and business functions.
Interprets government regulations and applicable codes, and advises government management on the best course of action to ensure compliance.
Develops business continuity programs, procedures and contingency plans based on a risk approach and proposes solutions that monitor, evaluate and enable resolution of safety and continuity of operations compliance.
Prepares and conducts briefings for Agency senior leaders.
Prepares and submits positions and information papers in response to government requirements.
Provides strategic direction, vision, and leadership as it relates to continuity of operations
Demonstrates considerable expertise in providing solutions and recommendations based on internal and external factors.
Cognizant of national policies and provides expertise to act as trusted advisor to senior leadership.
Able to provide strategic direction in leading activities in support of team and enterprise objectives.
Welcoming different perspectives, like yours, is one of our strongest attributes
We're a community of individuals with different points of view who enjoy opportunities to share our skills and ideas. We genuinely value people who will articulate their perspectives while respecting those of others. We value diversity, so here, you will find no limits to your professional growth. We will welcome you into the stimulating process of exchanging ideas for personal and professional growth.
Active Top Secret SCI security clearance
Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience within a related field
A minimum of 7 years relevant experience
Experience in three or more areas of Continuity of Government, Continuity of Operations, Information Technology Disaster Recovery, Business Continuity Planning, Crisis Management, Information Security/Operations, Continuity Strategic Planning and Policy, Enterprise Risk Management, and participation in national level homeland security or continuity of operations exercises.
FEMA Level 1 (PCP) Certification or must be obtained within 180 days of employment.
Associated Business Continuity Professional (ABCP) Certification desired
Certification from the Disaster Recovery Institute International (DRII) or a Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) desired.
We're looking for people with ideas
We're constantly adapting to a business world that's constantly evolving. So we're looking for agile minds that can keep us tuned in and on track with trends and expectations. Our diverse staff is our secret to success. We enthusiastically support diversity and inclusion, glad for the perspectives and talents every individual brings. If you're an idea person, grow with us.
Must be able to obtain, maintain and/or currently possess a security clearance.
Parsons is an equal opportunity, drug-free employer committed to diversity in the workplace. Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran/LGBTQ+. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to an individual’s race, color, religion, national origin, ethnicity, union affiliation, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, pregnancy, employable physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic information, immigration status, or any other basis protected by all applicable laws.