Lead Application Specialist in Dulles, VA

$100K - $150K(Ladders Estimates)

Southland Industries Inc.   •  

Dulles, VA 20101

Industry: Real Estate & Construction


8 - 10 years

Posted 55 days ago

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 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 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

Southland Industries is an Equal Opportunity Employer and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any kind. We are committed to the principle of equal employment opportunity for all employees and to providing our employees with a safe work environment free of discrimination and harassment. All employment decisions at Southland Industries are based on business needs, job requirements and individual qualifications, without regard to race, color, religion or belief, gender, national origin, ancestry, age, disability, medical condition, marital status, sexual orientation, family care or medical leave status, veteran status, or any other status protected by the laws or regulations in the locations where we operate. Southland Industries will not tolerate discrimination or harassment based on any of these characteristics.

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Job Location

Dulles, Virginia, United States

Position Type


Valid Through: 2019-10-18