RiseIT Solutions

Dallas, TX

VP of Cloud and Data

$180,000-$200,000 / YEAR

We have an OUTSTANDING Vice President of Cloud and Data position

Location: Dallas, TX (preferable) or Jacksonville, FL

Salary: $180,000 to $220,000 annual


The Vice President of Cloud and Data will be a critical cornerstone position and value-add to the IT SLT team and will help move the needle on Data/Cloud projects and future direction.

Reporting Structure

This role will report to the Chief Information Officer (Jacksonville, FL). It would be peers with SLT from: Infrastructure Ops, Architecture, Security, and Engineering.

Job RequirementsCandidate Requirements

Must Haves:

  • Authentic communication style & ability to build trust through remote conversations
  • Evidenced ability to deliver results – leads the team to successful outcomes and does not confuse activity with results
  • Evidenced ability to assess technical talent on team and develop strategy to create a high performing team
  • Coaching team to a higher level of technical proficiency and next-gen
  • Strong financial acumen
  • Strong Vendor Management Expertise
  • Data Center Relocation & Consolidation Expertise
  • Analyze value prop of data center/hybrid cloud redesign with hyper-converged vs classic storage/computing technology
  • Simplification of technical architecture and management maximizing existing tools while eliminating unnecessary layers in tooling
  • In-depth technical knowledge of Microsoft eco-system: Azure, O365, Active Directory, forest and domain structures
  • Nice to Have:

  • WAN/LAN architecture design supporting DR, security, public-facing services and hybrid cloud setups with colo hosting
  • Designing a backup and storage strategy balancing scalability, cost, and time-to-restore
  • Design/optimize high performing on-prem compute environment for both backend services (servers) and user-facing environment (VDI)
  • Experience designing, delivering, and supporting a hybrid architecture
  • Disaster Recovery architecture and testing expertise
  • Diversity Candidate
  • Location Dallas