Experience

  • Disaster Recovery Specialist

    at Doha Bank

    June 2016 - at Present

    Baladīyat ad Dawḩah

    Planning & managing Disaster Recovery readiness project across Doha Bank (including Qatar, UAE, Kuwait and India regions).Managing the entire DR activity till closure, conducted risk analysis in terms of financial & reputation impact and scheduled the activity as per feasibilityManage and coordinate the Business continuity management and disaster recovery activities across Doha Bank.Responsible for developing and invoking Cyber Resilience strategies and framework to stakeholders.Coordinating the implementation of Business Continuity, Disaster Recovery and Risk Mitigation policies and procedures.Managing planning, documentation, testing and invocation responsibility and Business Continuity including facility management.

  • DR Consultant

    at HCL Technologies

    July 2014 - May 2016

    Chennai - Tamil Nādu

    Delivering Business Continuity, Disaster Recovery and Resilience work on client engagements to schedule, budget and quality, meeting client expectations and contractual commitments. Managed the entire DR activity till closure, conducted risk analysis in terms of financial & reputation impact and scheduled the activity as per feasibility Ensured all teams were aware well in advance about the DR Plan, chased for necessary approvals, ensured hierarchical and functional escalation were updated in the doc Updated back-up plans to avoid any impact to business, coordinated all the steps in terms of Pre DR, DR & Post DR Supervised all activities of the DR Exercise right from scratch and enabled availability on conference call bridge throughout Coordinated with the Incident Management Team to track & manage all the risks & issues for each application by creating a log to track all the risks, actions, and issues & decisions pertaining to each application issue

  • Solution Consultant

    at Tech Mahindra

    September 2007 - July 2014

    Hyderābād - Telangana

    Completed multiple infrastructure projects of various clients across the globe Interfaced & coordinated on project scopes; tracked & reported specific projects and assumed deadlines Identified, analyzed, prioritized, mitigated and communicated project risks Managed & coordinated change activities and assisted in project closure activities Developed & maintained the Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery plans & procedures for the organization

  • Systems Engineer

    at HSBC EDPI

    January 2006 - September 2007

    Hyderābād - Telangana

Education

  • M.Sc(IT)

    at Nagarjuna University

    2013 - 2015 (2 years)

  • B.Sc(MPCS)

    at Andhra University

    1997 - 2000 (3 years) Vishākhapatnam - Andhra Pradesh

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