What does a Technical Project Manager do?

As an IT Project Manager you will lead a cross functional team to ensure all project requirements are on schedule and on track. You will plan, budget, oversee and document all aspects of specific projects. You will submit project deliverables, prepare status reports and effective project communication plans.

An ideal candidate will have a bachelor's degree in information technology with a PMP certification and a CISM or CISSP certification. You will have experience using Slack, Asana and Basecamp to manage workflow and be proficient in MS Office Applications including Project. You must have experience managing a team and be able to pass and maintain a background check (secret or top secret clearance). You must have a willingness to travel for extended periods of time.

  • Lead a cross functional team to achieve project requirements, deadlines and schedules
  • Identify and resolve project issues
  • Prepare project status reports
  • Coordination of change requests
  • Use technology to ensure all parties are informed on schedule and budget
  • Coordinate the development of documentation to enable implementation and turnover of the process of system
  • Lead team in meeting client expectations and project deliverables
  • Conduct post-project evaluation
  • PMP certification, required
  • An IT certification such as CISM, CISSP, required
  • Experience as CISO or CSO, preferred
  • Proven experience managing a team
  • Experience using Slack, Asana and Basecamp to manage workflow
  • Expert level in Microsoft Office Applications, including Project
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Willing to travel for extended periods of time
  • Pass and maintain a background check (secret or top secret clearance)

Average Years of Experience

0 - 1
2 - 4
5 - 7

Common Skill Sets

Agile Methodologies
Agile Scrum
Excellent Communication
Microsoft Office Suite
Written Communication

Technical Project Manager Seniority Levels

Technical Project Manager
Project Manager
52% made the transition
Scrum Master
10% made the transition
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Technical Project Manager Salaries

Average Base Pay

£53,637 /yr
Same as national average
Not including cash compensation
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Median: £54K
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