IT Continuity & Disaster Recovery manager
Project Management - Amsterdam, The Netherlands
IT Continuity & Disaster Recovery manager
Project Management - Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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At TomTom… 
You’ll move the world forward. Every day, we create the most innovative mapping and location technologies to shape tomorrow’s mobility for the better. 
We are proud to be one team of more than 5,000 unique, curious, passionate problem-solvers spread across the world. We bring out the best in each other. And together, we help the automotive industry, businesses, developers, drivers, citizens and cities move towards a safe, autonomous world that is free of congestion and emissions. 

Subsequently we recognise the need to invest in the best talent to allow us to continue our business and protect our IT infrastructure and our reputation even in the face of the most adverse conditions. TomTom is therefore seeking to hire an experienced IT Continuity Management/Disaster Recovery professional who will help the business stay vigilant and safe from any unforeseen occurrence. 
What You'll Do

  • Responsible for the management and coordination of IT Continuity Management, including Continuity planning, Crisis Management/Communication and Disaster Recovery throughout the TomTom Group
  • Responsible for designing, developing and deploying an IT Continuity Management framework, processes, and guidelines throughout the business
  • To coordinate Business Impact Analysis of all business units
  • Ensure the company’s IT CM/DR planning and approach remains fully aligned with changing regulation
  • Making sure that the Head of Security, Head of GRC and other senior stake holders are kept informed of latest trends and developments in the IT and Business Continuity Management world
  • Lead the development of the company’s resilience
  • Facilitate the validation of the recovery process through regular exercising

What you’ll need

  • Education to Degree Level
  • Good project & program management skills with process change implementation experience
  • 5 – 10 years IT Continuity and Disaster Recovery experience with implementing a program, framework and relevant processes
  • Excellent understanding of the IT continuity and DR processes, methodologies and Industry standards
  • Excellent senior stakeholder management and communication skills including good report writing skills and measuring key results
  • Self-starter, experience working independently and as part of a team 
  • Strong analytical, research, and problem-solving skills with a keen attention to details 

What’s nice to have 

  • Understanding of current and emerging IT, cyber security risks, and innovative risk management methods and solutions 
  •  CMCS, CBCP or other BCM relevant industry certification(s) or memberships
  • Experience managing people and working with distributed teams 
  • Knowledge of the automotive industry 

Meet your team  
We’re Information Security. We protect TomTom’s infrastructure, applications, employees and customers. We work alongside Enterprise IT, Commercial IT, Legal, Finance and HR to minimize risk and increase resilience across the business. We take an intelligence-driven approach, relying on innovative commercial and open-source solutions to proactively identify vulnerabilities and contain threats. On our team, you’ll help secure a safe, connected, autonomous world that is free of congestion and emissions. 
Achieve more  
We are self-starters who play well with others. Every day, we solve new problems with creativity, meet new people and learn rapidly at our offices around the world. We will invest in your growth and are committed to supporting you. In everything we do, we’re guided by six values We care, putting our heart into what we do; we build trust (you can count on us); we create – driven to make a difference; we are confident, but don’t boast; we keep it simple, since life is complex enough; and we have fun because life’s too short to be boring. 
After you apply 
Our recruitment team will work hard to give you a meaningful experience throughout the process, no matter the outcome. Your application will be screened closely, and you can rest assured that all follow-up actions will be thorough, from assessments and interviews through your onboarding. 
TomTom is an equal opportunity employer 
We celebrate diversity, thrive on each other’s differences and are committed to creating an inclusive environment at our offices around the world. Naturally, we do not discriminate against any employee or job applicant because of race, religion, colour, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity or expression, marital status, disability, national origin, genetics, or age. 
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