Virtual Chief Information Officer (vCIO) - Managed IT Service Provider

  • $120,000
  • Houston, Texas
  • Permanent
  • 100000
  • Enterprise
  • Enterprise Networking

We are working with a powerhouse in the office technology and managed IT services sector. From its humble beginnings, the company has flourished, now boasting a robust clientele of over 6,000 satisfied partners.

Their success is deeply rooted in a steadfast commitment to its Core Values: Honesty/Integrity, Customer First, Professionalism, Competitive Spirit, and Passion. With a dedicated team of 100 employees, the company has achieved remarkable milestones in providing top-tier Managed IT Services.

As the largest Houston Independent Office Equipment Dealer, they offer flexibility and top-notch IT support. The company's comprehensive approach includes a wide array of solutions, from office equipment and document solutions to business-enhancing software. Whether it's printers, copiers, scanners, fax machines, or digital signage, they are committed to delivering excellence in every facet of office technology.

This fantastic company is now seeking a Virtual Chief Information Officer (vCIO), to provide remote technology and strategic leadership for organizations. Your primary responsibilities include:

  1. Strategic Planning:

    • Develop IT strategies aligned with business objectives.
    • Identify opportunities for technology-driven competitive advantages.
    • Recommend IT investments supporting organizational growth.
  2. Budgeting:

    • Develop and manage the IT budget, forecasting future expenditures.
    • Negotiate vendor contracts and ensure budget compliance.
  3. Project Management:

    • Oversee planning and execution of IT projects.
    • Manage timelines, budgets, and resources for successful project delivery.
  4. Security:

    • Ensure a secure IT infrastructure and implement security measures.
    • Develop and enforce security policies, conduct audits, and ensure compliance.
  5. Vendor Management:

    • Manage relationships with IT vendors.
    • Negotiate contracts, monitor performance, and ensure services meet organizational needs.
  6. Technical Support:

    • Provide technical support to employees and customers.
    • Manage help desk services, troubleshoot issues, and maintain IT systems.


  • Strong communication skills for collaboration with senior management and stakeholders.
  • Excellent project management skills for overseeing IT initiatives.
  • Background in IT management or related field.

Technical Skills:

  • Active Directory (AD) Management
  • Network Design and Configuration (DHCP/DNS)
  • Network Security
  • VMware and MS Hyper-V
  • Firewalls and Managed Switches
  • Backup and Disaster Recovery
  • O365 Management; Azure Cloud Services
  • MS SQL DB Management
  • Endpoint Protection; EDR
  • Project Management


  • Four-year degree in a technology-related major (not from an online school)
  • Minimum of 3 years of experience with a Managed Service Provider
  • One of the following certifications or a more recent Microsoft certification:
    • Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
    • Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA)
    • Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (MCSE)

Salary: $120,000

Location: On-site in Houston

If you are a tech-savvy professional with strategic vision and hands-on technical expertise, we invite you to apply for the vCIO position today! 

Sam Malpass Head of Enterprise Central & Mountain USA

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