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Actalent Senior Technical Designer in Arlington, Virginia


  • The Senior Technical Design Manager is responsible for the development and management of construction and design standards and quality control procedures nationally used by Actalent's client. This position leads quality and technical innovation through products and systems research, specifications coordination, and standards documentation.

  • Responsible for construction standards and SCI specs maintenance & development

  • Maintain and develop knowledge of technical building systems, products, and assemblies (i.e. floor, wall, roof, moisture & thermal protection / building envelop, MEP, waterproofing, acoustics, etc.)

  • Manage QC during DD, CD, and construction

  • Problem solving for complex technical issues

  • Provide guidance and support Junior Design Associates on technical knowledge

  • Introduce innovative systems / products for critical categories

  • Interact with building suppliers and vendors

  • Conduct Construction Standards Orientations

  • Support design and construction teams on interpretation and application of AVB standards. Assist on resolution when issues arise with standards

  • Answer / research complex systems / product questions

Skills & Qualifications:

  • Multifamily Experience (Hospitality, Mixed Use, or Office Space experience strongly considered)

  • BS in Architecture, Engineering, Environmental Science and Building Construction Administration

  • 10+ years experience in architecture, CA, or related projects

  • Knowledge of IBC, CSI, Master Format, and FHA/ADA

  • Ability to handle client interfacing


  • Medical

  • Dental

  • Vision

  • 401k

    About Actalent:

Actalent connects passion with purpose. Our scalable talent solutions and services capabilities drive value and results and provide the expertise to help our customers achieve more. Every day, our experts around the globe are making an impact. We’re supporting critical initiatives in engineering and sciences that advance how companies serve the world. Actalent promotes consultant care and engagement through experiences that enable continuous development. Our people are the difference. Actalent is an operating company of Allegis Group, the global leader in talent solutions.

The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regards to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law.