IT Disaster Recovery Officer

The Contraste Europe Group builds strong relations with its clients. It offers a range of IT services such as: Advisory, Solutions, Applications and Infrastructure. The Group’s sector focus is with finance, utilities, public institutions and non-commercial organisations. We are operating on three countries located in Belgium, Luxemburg and France.

For one of our major clients in the financial sector, we are looking for a IT Disaster Recovery Officer.


Infrastructure Services


Consultant (Specialist)






Brussels - Belgium

We offer

  • A challenging position in a fast growing company with an international presence.
  • A stimulating working environment with a really good team spirit maintained by lots of internal events (teambuilding, ...).
  • A dynamic culture focused on personal development.
  • A wide range of training and career development opportunities.

Your profile

Technical knowledge:

  • At least 10 years of generic IT experience (development-infrastructure) within financial institutions (banks)
  • Generic knowledge of Mainframe, Databases, Middleware, Unix, Windows and telecom
  • Bank products and application knowledge
  • Good idea about technical architecture
  • Bachelor/Master or equivalent by experience in IT
  • ITIL: service continuity management is a plus
  • Dutch or French, fluent in English

Soft skills:

  • Autonomous and team player
  • Quick self-starter, pro-active attitude
  • Strong coordination, communication and influencing skills
  • Good analytical and synthesis skills
  • Autonomy, commitment and perseverance
  • Ability to work in a dynamic and multi-cultural environment
  • Stress resistant

Your role

Within financial institutions, IT is key if we are talking about continuity of services. Our entity is responsible for the set-up of exercises that show (can prove) that we are prepared and organized in case a loss of one of the data centers would occur.

As IT Continuity Officer, you will be responsible for a set of activities in Continuity area. You will manage application Continuity portfolio and during the preparation and the execution of the Disaster Recovery Exercises.