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IT Director (Restaurant / Retail Industry) | 169585 in Downtown Dallas at Vaco

Date Posted: 4/5/2019

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Job Description

IT Director (Restaurant / Retail Industry) | 169585


Location: Downtown Dallas, TX 75201

Position Type: Direct-Hire

Hourly / Salary: to $175K


Vaco Technology is currently seeking an IT Director for a Direct-Hire opportunity located in Downtown Dallas, TX. The IT Director will lead new initiatives supporting systems for 45+ restaurant locations (primarily in the DFW Metroplex / North Texas). The IT Director is a newly formed position and will partner with the CTO (who has been handing the IT Directors responsibilities before this position was formed) for guidance and knowledge sharing / transfer. The IT Director will manage a staff of 6 total individuals - (3) Support-Level Analysts, (1) POS Hardware Engineer, (1) POS Software Engineer, and (1) Tech that maintains the OS / File, Print Servers, etc.

  • Lead New Initiatives / Projects Designed to Modernize / Optimize IT Operations
  • Vendor Evaluations / Selection Project for Fiber Across the Network (Spectrum / AT&T, etc.)
  • Lead / Manage PCI Compliance Projects / POS Consolidation Projects
  • POS Systems (knowledge) - Aloha / Brink / Focus, etc.
  • Manage Pending Projects - Evaluation / Selection of New EMV Systems / WiFi Optimization Projects


  • IT Director - Management Across Multiple Sites (45+)
  • Restaurant / Retail Industry (required) - POS (Point-of-Sale) / PCI (Payment Card Industry) / EMV (Europay / MasterCard / Visa), etc.
  • Network Technologies (in-depth knowledge / not hands-on) - Routing / Switching / Firewalls, etc.
  • Vendor / Department Management

Job Requirements

IT Director, Restaurant, Retail, POS, EMV, PCI, Routers, Switches, Firewalls