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Cummins Inc. Cybersecurity Disaster Recovery & Resiliency Manager in Columbus, Indiana

Cybersecurity Disaster Recovery & Resiliency Manager


We are looking for a talented Cybersecurity Disaster Recovery & Resiliency Manager to join our team specializing in Systems/Information Technology for our Corporate Segment in Columbus, IN or Minneapolis, MN / your remote home office. The Cybersecurity Disaster Recovery & Resiliency Manager is a key position responsible for driving the business and IT teams to understand and follow Cummins Disaster Recovery and Resiliency standards by implementing business-focused infrastructure and technology recovery plans.

In this role, you will make an impact in the following ways:

  • Support establishment of Disaster Recovery plans and ensure they are exercised for business-critical assets/services to proactively identify risk and prepare a contingency plan to support any disaster.

  • Contribute to the Business Resiliency strategy and advance solid Disaster Recovery strategy in support of businesses and corporate needs.

  • Maintain regular communication with the IT business leaders, educating Asset owners about current, changing, and/or recommended requirements to support the Disaster Recovery program.

  • Assist in the documenting action plan for the lesson learned related to the Disaster Recovery exercises.

  • Support the assessment of business risk associated with Business Continuity and align disaster recovery efforts with the level of risk.

  • Work with other teams that lead Business Continuity to align Disaster Recovery plan owners along with vendors to ensure Disaster Recovery plans remain current and updated.

  • Ensure the evolution of Disaster Recovery plans for Corp services and data centers with appropriate ownership

  • Partner with IT Infrastructure teams to develop IT Disaster Recovery plan for business-critical sites.

  • Create and conduct regular Disaster Recovery process training focusing on best practices/lessons learns and stewardship responsibilities to support any disaster or major outage/events.

  • Work closely with the Cybersecurity Operations team on Incident Response to ensure recovery plans are institutionalized for effective and timely recovery.

  • Work closely with Business Resiliency leaders to support efforts tied to Disaster Recovery in case of any major event or incident.

  • Oversee and run project activities tied to Disaster Recovery Program.

  • Risk identification and change management tied to DR Program.

  • Support resource availability and allocation, identify risks, and manage change to deliver effective project management and tracking.


To be successful in this role you will need the following:

  • College, university, or equivalent degree in Information Technology, Business or a related subject, or relevant experience required.

  • 5-7 years of cybersecurity work experience is required. 2 years of experience with Cloud technology and concepts preferred.

  • Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) or similar certification preferred.

Compensation and Benefits

Base salary rate commensurate with experience. Additional benefits vary between locations and include options such as our 401(k) Retirement Savings Plan, Cash Balance Pension Plan, Medical/Dental/Life Insurance, Health Savings Account, Domestic Partners Coverage and a full complement of personal and professional benefits.

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At Cummins, we are an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer dedicated to diversity in the workplace. Our policy is to provide equal employment opportunities to all qualified persons without regard to race, gender, color, disability, national origin, age, religion, union affiliation, sexual orientation, veteran status, citizenship, gender identity and/or expression, or other status protected by law. Cummins validates right to work using E-Verify. Cummins will provide the Social Security Administration (SSA) and, if necessary, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), with information from each new employee’s Form I-9 to confirm work authorization.


Primary Location United States-Indiana-Columbus-US, IN, Columbus, 301 Irwin Building

Job Type Experienced - Exempt / Office

Recruitment Job Type Exempt - Experienced

Job Posting Sep 23, 2021, 10:40:29 AM

Unposting Date Ongoing

Req ID: 210006CE