Share this Job

Job Title:  Principal IT Analyst Disaster Recovery

Job ID:  10542

Miramar, FL, US, 33027 Dallas, TX, US, 75254 Miramar, FL, US, 33025 Addison, TX, US, 75001

Pay Range: 

What You Need To Know

Open the door to a groundbreaking tech career with an industry leader. Southern Glazer’s Wine & Spirits is North America’s preeminent wine and spirits distributor, as well as a family-owned, privately held company with a 50+ year legacy of success. To create a new era in alcohol beverage sales and service, we’re heavily invested in the most transformative new technologies – and the most brilliant tech professionals. Southern Glazer’s was named by Newsweek as a Most Loved Workplace and is included on the Forbes lists for Largest Private Companies and Best Employers for Diversity.

As a full-time employee, you can choose from a full menu of our Top Shelf Benefits, including comprehensive medical and prescription drug coverage, dental and vision plans, tax-saving Flexible Spending Accounts, disability coverage, life insurance plans, and a 401(k) plan. We also offer tuition reimbursement, a wellness program, parental leave, vacation accrual, paid sick leave, and more.

We offer continuous learning and career growth in a fast-paced environment where you are respected, your voice is heard, and technology is part of our strategy for success. If you’re looking to fill your glass with opportunity, come join our FAMILY.


The Principal IT Analyst, Disaster Recovery focuses on enabling the IT Disaster Recovery process and providing expertise in D/R concepts, plan authoring, validation and testing of critical systems. The role is highly focused on the development, delivery and maintenance of technical and complex Ransomware planning and the support of simulation tests and tabletop exercises.

Specialized Skills and Technologies

  • Strong understanding of Ransomware recovery and architectural of Isolated Recovery Environments
  • Subject matter expertise in IT Disaster Recovery with a minimum of 3 years of Disaster Recovery experience
  • 7+ years of experience in an Information Technology discipline
  • 5+ years of experience with developing / testing recovering strategies for cloud (IaaS / SaaS) based applications 
  • Working knowledge of recovery tools such as SRM and Zerto
  • Strong project manager skills with 5+ years of hands on experience
  • 5 + years of experience with automation and orchestration tools for recovering applications at alternate locations
  • Experience developing business impact analysis documents
  • Strategic mindset to lead recovery strategy planning efforts
  • Demonstrated ability to coordinate complex integrated disaster recovery exercises
  • Thorough knowledge of data management in order to assist in the preparation of recovery procedures 
  • Strong ability in building effective relationships with clients and colleagues

Primary Responsibilities

  • Coordinates with various information technology and business groups to identify critical systems and dependencies, and the potential vulnerabilities and risks that could result in catastrophic impact.
  • Coordinates and executes Ransomware Rebuild simulation tests, documents results recovery time capabilities, issues, and resolutions through post-testing analysis.
  • Serves as tertiary back-up during tabletop exercises or actual catastrophic disaster recovery or business continuity events.
  • Gather and analyze data 
  • Interpret gathered data 
  • Submit reports to the relevant department heads and management 
  • Find patterns and trends in the analyzed data 
  • Help management and other teams achieve business goals and needs 
  • Formulate procedural manuals if required 
  • Track and reconcile data  
  • Supports the execution of a specific IT process (i.e. Vendor Management, Asset Management, Telecommunications, Business Applications, Service Delivery, etc.) in response to business needs and requests. 
  • Define, track and monitor KPIs  
  • Identify and mitigate risks 
  • Collaborates with business and IT stakeholders to identify, analyze, understand and prioritize activities by business value and urgency. 
  • Develops consultative partnerships with internal teams and leaders to understand their strategic objectives, key performance indicators and reporting requirements. 
  • Supports communications, meetings, and other collaborations as appropriate to effectively perform work and to understand, resolve, and/or mitigate risks, issues, obstacles, and conflicts 
  • Collaborate cross-functionally to enhance overall delivery of reporting across the business units and within the department. 
  • Establish and collect KPI to measure business value delivered by projects and solutions. 
  • Analyze and interpret information for planning and control purposes.  
  • Present to leadership recommendations on opportunities  

Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Information Technology, Computer Science or equivalent work experience
  • Proven experience within the disaster recovery field
  • 3+ years leading medium to complex multi-million-dollar systems development programs 
  • 3+ years of experience with Disaster Recovery Planning Software and tools
  • Experience with Office 365, Teams and SharePoint
  • Strong Visio, technical writing, and project management skills
  • Critical thinker 
  • Influencer 
  • Results-oriented 

Agile Delivery Values

  • Openness – Team and stakeholders agree to be open about all work and challenges 
  • Commitment – Personally commit to achieving the goals of the team 
  • Respect – Respect your team members to be capable and independent 
  • Courage – You have courage to do the right thing and work on tough problems 
  • Focus – Everyone focus on the work in the sprint and the goal of the scrum team.  Rise and fall as a team 

Physical Demands

  • Physical demands include a considerable amount of time sitting and typing/keyboarding, using a computer (e.g., keyboard, mouse, and monitor), or mobile device
  • Physical demands with activity or condition may occasionally include walking, bending, reaching, standing, squatting, and stooping
  • May require occasional lifting/lowering, pushing, carrying, or pulling up to 20lbs

Nearest Major Market: Fort Lauderdale
Nearest Secondary Market: Miami

Job Segment: Cloud, Testing, Technical Writer, Computer Science, Project Manager, Technology