Manager, Infrastructure Strategy Jobs in Carrollton, TX at Veritiv Corporation

Title: Manager, Infrastructure Strategy

Company: Veritiv Corporation

Location: Carrollton, TX

Salary: $150K – $200K*

Category: Business Services

Job Summary:

The Core Infrastructure Manager is a technical subject matter expert and is focused on delivering secure and reliable infrastructure services. The role oversees four key areas:


Network Data/Voice

Technology Tools

Data Center


The manager will offer sound and pertinent technical mentorship to their team members, motivating, and managing a high-performing team.

Key Accountabilities:

Review and analyze current technology infrastructure and its ability to support strategic agency objectives.

Identify and propose specific strategies, initiatives and remedies necessary to align technology infrastructure with Veritiv Business objectives.

Provide high-level architectural guidance and make recommendations on industry best practices Analyze current technology environment to detect critical deficiencies and recommend solutions for improvement.

Work closely with solutions architecture team and independently lead the identification and resolution of issues within the technical infrastructure.

Advise executive leadership on critical aspects of the Veritiv IT architecture, standards, and IT policies.

Communicate architectural decisions, plans, goals, and strategies and gain organizational commitment for enterprise level architecture and infrastructure initiatives.

Develop, communicate, and deploy enterprise architecture governance processes ensuring they are fair, consistent, and transparent to guide enterprise architecture decision making.

Provide strategic direction and technical oversight pertaining to the implementation of new tools, technologies, solutions, and methodologies.

Manage, engage and influence key stakeholders to support the Veritiv’s key objectives. Actively support the planning and implementation efforts for Data Transformation strategic initiatives (standardization, clean-up, integration, etc.)

Research, advise, develop, communicate, and execute plans for the implementation of Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning in support of Data and Modernization strategic initiatives

Develops departmental plans and prioritizes core infrastructure priorities to meet business demand

Manages activities through team leads, professional staff, or operation staff; may manage indirect staff

Manages employee performance through planning, establishing expectations, encouraging, promoting quality and continuous improvement and providing performance feedback

Qualifications / Knowledge &Experience:


Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science Information Systems, other related field or equivalent work experience


5+ years’ experience in a similar environment with 2+ years in a similar role

Technical Skills

Understanding of Agile processes

Data center computing strategy and transformation management with cloud services evaluation and implementation

Experience with modern cloud technologies like SaaS, PaaS, IaaS

Designing and reporting metrics and dashboards to drive SLA compliance

Knowledge and experience in ITIL framework based operations and reporting

Advanced large-scale server and network management technology

Procedure and policy design, documentation, and dissemination

Automation and analysis of performance and reliability data

Understanding of global network design and Internetworking

Server and network hardening, auditing and reporting

About Veritiv Corporation

Veritiv Corporation is an American paper, fulfillment and logistics provider. It was formed in 2014 as the result of a merger between International Papers xpedx and Unisource Worldwide. It has approximately 8,800 employees with around 180 distribution centers worldwide, and it is headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia.