The Building People
Requisition Number: [[RequisitionNum]]
Job Title: ARCHIBUS Program Engineer
City: Richmond
State: VA

Company Description

The Building People is a recognized leader in real estate facilities services. Our global organization delivers total lifecycle solutions for clients that integrate technology, buildings, and people to solve today's complex challenges for building owners, occupiers and stakeholders. We empower our clients to maximize the workplace experience and reduce costs without sacrificing quality and reliability. Our strategy leads clients towards the future of facilities through a connected real estate model that propagates new norms to deliver organizational efficiency, sustainability, and savings.

ARCHIBUS Program Engineer

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Description/Job Summary

The Building People, LLC, has an immediate need for a Lead ARCHIBUS Software Engineer (Senior Engineer) to drive requirements analysis, implementation, and oversight for software adoption and implementation. This role will interface with the client as the technical lead responsible for requirements analysis, staff support, implementation, and ongoing program support. This is an internal and client facing role that requires strong technology acumen to lead both internal and external activities related to application implementation and support for real estate sectors across Government, Defense, and private sector. This position requires the ability to define technical processes, lead client technical interface and shape client opportunities while delegating delivery responsibility. This position requires deep knowledge of the ARCHIBUS Integrated Work Management System (IWMS) supporting facility and real estate management.

As senior technology lead, this role oversees all project technology related activities on assigned accounts including implementations, upgrades, hosting, and on-going technical support in compliance with defined processes, methods and best practices.

As team lead, this role requires facilitation of technical team needs and working closely with Account Managers to effectively deliver solutions. As a trusted customer advisor, this role will identify and respond to new business opportunities to expand services to existing accounts. This includes participating in Annual Account Plans to set client technology strategy with assigned clients to educate and guide them on best practices.



  • Support for multiple assigned accounts
  • Responsible for technology resource relationships & client satisfaction
  • Strong focus on shaping client opportunities for growth
  • Support for expanding business with existing accounts
  • Support for all aspects of projects including profitability, accounting and scheduling
  • Support for managing project scope & client expectations
  • Responsible for technical portion (scope, schedule, budget) of client SOWs
  • Responsible for the quality of all client technical deliverables
  • In collaboration with the Account Managers and Sector Leads, develops and continuously adapts technology implementation and support processes driving go to market strategies
  • Team with Business Analysts to identify client requirements and direct translation of requirements into design specifications by technology resources
  • Effectively communicating technology objectives with resources, management, clients and other stakeholders
  • Responsible for identification of technical project risks and potential scope creep
  • Develops project team members
  • May perform other duties as assigned
  • Flexibility to travel when required up to 25%
  • Technical experience on specific Sector related projects preferred
  • Skillset to assist with creating and directing processes for IWMS application implementations across Real Estate, Space Management, Operations & Maintenance, Reservations and Energy Management preferred.

Required Education

BS degree preferred or equivalent work experience specifically implementing IWMS, plus a minimum six (6) years of technical understanding of real property information systems - ARCHIBUS, or other IWMS system experience. 


Competitive benefits include: 

  • Medical & Rx
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • 401(k) Retirement Plan
  • Life Insurance/AD&D
  • Long Term Disability
  • Paid Time Off
  • Holiday Pay

All positions require a background check after acceptance of our offer. The selected candidate will be eligible to begin employment before the background check has been finalized.  However, continued employment will be contingent upon the results of your reference/background check from The Building People, LLC. Your position may require special credentialing, clearance, and access as a condition of employment.  In the event the government or client does not sponsor or approve your clearance, it may result in termination of your employment. 

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We are an Equal Employment/Affirmative Action employer. We do not discriminate in hiring on the basis of sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religious creed, national origin, physical or mental disability, protected Veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local law.

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