Manager - Resilience & Continuity

Swinburne University of Technology
July 28, 2024
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  • Prime opportunity to support the Cyber and Resilience team.
  • Fixed term for until December 2025 and full-time position in a central Hawthorn location.
  • Staff benefits include discount study fees and options for hybrid work.
  • About the Role Join Swinburne University of Technology as the Manager of Resilience & Continuity (R&C) and play a key role in ensuring the efficient and ongoing operation of IT services in the event of a disaster or business interruption. Reporting to the Chief Information Security Officer, you will provide support and advice on IT resumption controls, business continuity and disaster recovery planning, risk assessments, business impact analysis, and more.

    Bring your expertise in R&C lifecycle, SaaS services, vendor management, and strong communication skills to collaborate with IT and business stakeholders, R&C champions, and information security professionals to drive continuous resilience improvements. Be part of a dynamic team dedicated to safeguarding IT operations and ensuring a quick recovery in times of crisis. Apply now and make a difference at Swinburne University of Technology.

    For more information, please see the Position Description.

    About You To be suitable for this role you will need to have experience in the below key accountabilities:

  • Subject matter expert in the successful delivery of complex Business Continuity Management and Disaster Recovery services
  • Demonstrable experience, 5+ years, having worked across complex organisations delivering resilience and continuity services
  • Highly developed interpersonal, communication, leadership and negotiation skills, with the ability to liaise effectively with internal and external stakeholders to drive change and enhance culture.
  • Qualifications

  • A postgraduate degree level qualification in a relevant discipline
  • Degree qualification in a relevant field with extensive relevant experience in disaster recovery and business impact planning
  • About Swinburne University of Technology Swinburne Horizon 2025 draws upon our understanding of future challenges. With this new strategic plan, we choose to build Swinburne as the prototype of a new and different university – one that is truly of Technology, of Innovation and of Entrepreneurship. We are committed to a differentiated university proposition in education and research, so that:

  • Every Swinburne learner gets a work experience
  • Every Swinburne graduate gets a job
  • Every Swinburne partner gets a tech solution
  • Swinburne is the prototype of global best practice
  • The achievement of our 2025 moon shots depends on our capacity to work collectively, always, as One Swinburne.

    To Apply Please submit your CV and cover letter addressing your suitability for this position.

    To review the Position Description and to apply, please scroll down to the bottom of the page.

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    For more information about this role, please contact Eve at [email protected]

    Please Note: Appointment to this position is subject to passing a Working with Children Check.

    If you are experiencing technical difficulties with your application, please contact the Swinburne Talent Acquisition Team on [email protected].

    Applications Close: Sunday July 28th at 11pm.

    Swinburne offers flexible working options, leave and parenting/carer policies to support work life balance.

    Equity and Diversity Swinburne is a large and culturally diverse organisation and we are proud of our commitment to equity, diversity and inclusion through key initiatives. For further information on all our initiatives visit our Equity & Diversity website.

    We welcome and encourage applicants from diverse backgrounds to apply.

    We are committed to making the recruitment process fair and equitable for all our candidates. If you have specific accessibility or support requirements please contact [email protected]

    Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Applicants We welcome and strongly encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

    For any support please contact [email protected] or for more information on our Indigenous strategies please follow the link to our RAP Reconciliation Action Plan.

    We are a 2023 Circle Back Initiative Employer – we commit to respond to every applicant.

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