Lead Application Specialist - BIM / AEC Technologies (Revit & Navisworks) in Portland, OR

$100K - $150K(Ladders Estimates)

Southland Industries Inc.   •  

Portland, OR 97201

Industry: Real Estate & Construction


8 - 10 years

Posted 31 days ago

Job Description


Southland Industries understands that people are key to our success as a company. The people who work for us, the people we serve, and the people who live and work in the buildings we design and build.

If you're someone with a true passion for our industry, we're looking for you! At Southland, we seek people that don't just follow a career path, but who are looking to gain the best experiences and to have an impact wider than their own job. We believe in building talent and supporting our people with what they need to grow and flourish. And we thrive on creating a strong company and culture where you'll feel engaged, challenged and valued.

If you're ready for the next big step in your career and want a fun, fast paced and the excitement of a growing company, then JOIN our team and become a part of an organization that values PEOPLE FIRST, INNOVATION, COLLABORATION, SAFETY, INTEGRITY, ACCOUNTABILITY & SUSTAINABILITY.

Position Summary:

The Lead Application Specialist shall be responsible for championing various efforts and initiatives for Southland's corporate IT strategy focusing on people, process and technology. This includes working with various stakeholders at all levels in further developing and maintaining the BIM/AEC Technologies remit. This role shall support the Design Technologies Manager and be responsible for supervising both application and senior application specialists, whilst working in a cross matrix.

What you'll be doing:

  • Lead Tier 2/3 level company-wide support
  • Supervise and lead department initiatives and projects
  • Develop, manage and maintain Revit and BIM guides, best practices and standards
  • Manage strategy for and changes to enterprise Revit templates and content libraries
  • Work with various divisions to train their power users both in engineering and constructability
  • Provide coaching and performance feedback

What will make you successful:

  • You'll have a Bachelor's Degree
  • You'll have a minimum 7 years' experience with a minimum of 3 years' MEP (Mechanical, Electrical, Plumbing) project experience
  • You'll possess strong technical verbal and written communication skills
  • You have strong decision-making and problem-solving skills
  • You are very organized and have the ability to multi-task
  • You love to provide excellent customer service and possess mentorship skills to assist end users and peers with technology needs
  • You have strong interpersonal skills
  • You have a keen knowledge of relevant BIM/AEC Technologies (Revit, Revit Server, Navisworks and AutoCAD) 3DS Max and CamtasiaStudio experience a plus
  • You have experience managing projects and the ability to establish and meet deadlines
  • You enjoy helping to direct the workflow of less-experienced team members


As an employee-owned company, we offer a comprehensive benefits package that includes excellent benefits for you and your family:

  • 401(k) Plan with 50% Company Match (no cap) and immediate 100% vesting
  • Annual bonus program based upon performance, profitability, and achievement
  • Medical, Dental, Vision Insurance
  • Term Life, AD&D Insurance, and Voluntary Life Insurance
  • Disability Income Protection Insurance
  • Pre-tax Flexible Spending Plans (Health and Dependent Care)
  • Holidays/Vacation/Personal Time/Life Events Leave
  • Numerous training opportunities and company paid membership for professional associations and licenses

Valid Through: 2019-11-13